RRB Senior Section Engineer Exam Syllabus & Test Paper 2015 – Exam Date & Pattern – Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs) will be conducting a Written exam for recruitment of Senior Section Engineer (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics, Communication, Maintenance, Automobile ETC.), Chief Depot Material Superindent & Chemical Mettalurgical Assistant. For solving candidates purpose, officials have provided the latest Syllabus & Exam Pattern of Senior Section Engineer Exam Exam conducting RRB at the official website of RRB.
Exam Pattern:- There will be a Objective Type Multiple Choice Question in the Written Exam for Senior Section Engineer (SSE). Pattern for the written exam will be as follows:-
- Written exam will consists of Total 150 Questions.
- Time Duration for Written exam is 2 Hours.
- There will be Negative Marking of 1/3 Marks in the written exam.
- 90 Questions will be asked from Technical Ability & General Science.
- 60 Questions will be from General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and Reasoning
RRB Senior Section Engineer Exam Syllabus & Test Paper 2015 – Exam Date & Pattern
Syllabus:- Syllabus for the Senior Section Engineer (P-Way, Bridge, Works, Drawing Civil, Estimator, Research Engineering, Engineer Workshop, Mechanical Workshop, Mechanical, Carriage & Wagon, Dsl Mechanical, Dsl Electrical, Dsl (A), Loco, J&T (Jig & Tools) /(Drawing/ Design & Drawing) Mechanical, Drawing, (Design) Mechanical, Engineering Workshop, S&T Workshop, Mechanical/ Dy. Car/ BG & MG, Electrical/ Electrical (GS), Electrical Operations, Electrical Maintenance, Electrical (TRD), Electrical(TRS), Electrical /RS, (Drawing/ Design&Drawing) Electrical, Signal, Telecommunication, Drawing/ S&T, (Research) Instrumentation, Track Machine, Printing Press, Engineer / Melting, Chief Depot Material Superindent, Chemical Mettalurgical Assistant as per Notification is given below:-
General Intelligence & Reasoning:- Questions will be asked from analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetic reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning.
Arithmetic:- Algebra Basic algebra, factors & simplification, polynomials, Arithmetic Simple & compound interest, installments, taxation, shares & dividends, Ratio & proportion, percentage, time, distance & work, profit & loss, Pipes & Cisterns, Mensuration, Problem on Ages, Investment etc.. From Data Interpretation Use of Tables and Graphs, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart, Pictorial Graph etc.
General Awareness:- Question will be asked from Indian History, Indian Polity, Current Events, Geography, Economy etc. Focus will be on Current national & International events, banking, sports etc. Some questions from Finance & Marketing can be ask in the exam. Focus will be on News related to Railway, Rail Budget, New Technologies & Reform in Indian Railway.
General Science:- Questions will be of Basic Concept of Science (Class 12th standard), Questions will be ask from Daily use science. Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Zoology.
Technical Ability:- Questions will be ask from the Subject/ Trade/ Branchselect by candidate. For Section Engineer Some Mathematics questions from topics Laplace Transformation, Matrices, Basic Linear Algebra will be ask.
Subject/ Branch Wise Questions for Technical Ability will be from following Topics of Eligible Trades:-
Civil Engineering:- Mechanics, Structural Analysis, Concrete Structures, Steel Structures, Soil Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics, Hydrology, Bridge Construction, Water requirements, Highway Planning, Traffic Engineering, Importance of surveying, principles and classifications, mapping concepts, coordinate system, map projections, measurements of distance and directions, leveling, theodolite traversing, plane table surveying, errors and adjustments, curves, Environmental Engineering, Estimating, Costing and Valuation & Building Materials.
Focus will be Mainly on Construction/ Structure Engineering. Some Questions from Basic Drawing type will be ask in the exam. Questions ask will be General Civil Engineering Type.
Mechanical Engineering:- Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Theory of Machines, Design for static and dynamic loading, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Thermodynamics, Power Engineering, Steam Tables, Rankine, Brayton cycles with regeneration and reheat, I.C. Engines: air-standard Otto, Diesel cycles, Metal Casting, Machining and Machine Tool Operations, Metrology and Inspection. Questions will be ask from basics of these Subjects & beam types.
Electrical Engineering:- Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems, Electric Circuits and Fields, Signals and Systems,Electrical Machines, Power Systems, Control Systems, Electrical and Electronic Measurements, Analog and Digital Electronics, Power Electronics and Drives. In Electrical Engineering Key Subject for RRB exam is Electrical Machines, Basics of circuit & Power Electronics.
Electronics Engineering:- Electronic Devices: Energy bands in silicon, intrinsic and extrinsic silicon. Carrier transport in silicon: diffusion current, drift current, mobility, and resistivity. Generation and recombination of carriers.p-n junction diode, Zener diode, tunnel diode, BJT, JFET, MOS, MOSFET, LED, p-I-n and avalanche photo diode, Varactor Diode, Analog Circuits, Digital Circuits, Signal & Systems , Control System & Communication Basics. For Electronics & Communications people Focus on Basic & Fundamental Electronics Concept, Signal & Systems, Wireless Communication, Antennas, Arrays, EMFT.
Computers Engineering:- MS Office; Computer fundamentals & organization; C , C++ & Java language; Information systems; DBMS; System programming; Operating systems; UNIX; SAD; Data & Network communication; Web technology & programming; Software Engineering, Computer Networks, Databases, Algorithms.
Instrumentation & Measurement:- Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems, Transducers, Mechanical Measurement and Industrial Instrumentation, Analog Electronics, Digital Electronics, Signal Systems, Measurement System, Process Control, Control Systems & Instrumentation. Focus will be more on Transducers, Measurement & Control Systems. Some questions of Signal & System will be ask in the RRB exam.
Chemical Metallurgical Assistant:- Basic concepts of Fuel; Material Science; Polymers; Thermodynamics; Applied Chemistry; Computers; Instrumentation & Measurement; Environment & Pollution Control.
Environment & Pollution Control:- Nature of questions is Basie Type. It will be a test of General Engineering topics of Environment, Pollution Control Methods, Type of Pollution etc.
Engineering Drawing / Graphics:- In Engineering Drawing Sections questions will be ask from basics of Drawing. Candidates have to focus on Fundamental of Graphics & Engineering Drawing.