RRB Senior Section Engineer Syllabus 2015

By | July 7, 2015

RRB Senior Section Engineer Syllabus 2015: Candidates who are going to appear in the RRB Senior Section Engineer Exam in August/September 2015 are informed that here you can able to know about the syllabus of the exam by which you can plan your studies to get higher marks in the examination. The syllabus can be get from its official website www.rrbald.gov.in.

Railway Recruitment Board RRB is going to conduct the RRB Senior Section Engineer exam on December 21, 2014 in which large numbers of candidates are going to appeared to get qualified. Aspiring candidates are preparing to face the exam. Here we are informing you that you can check the exam pattern and syllabus of the exam from the official website and here we are introducing you with the syllabus of the RRB Senior Section Engineer exam 2014.

RRB SSE Exam 2015 Pattern & Syllabus:

The written exam will be of 150 questions of time limit of 2 hours and there will be Negative Marking of 1/3 Marks in the exam. The exam will includes the Technical Ability and General Science and General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and Reasoning of 90 and 60 questions respectively.

RRB Senior Section Engineer Exam Syllabus:

General Intelligence & Reasoning: There can be some questions asked from, spatial visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning, arithmetic reasoning, spatial orientation, visual memory, analogies, similarities and differences.


Arithmetic:  Algebra Basic algebra, polynomials, Arithmetic Simple & compound interest, installments, taxation,  percentage , shares & dividends, Ratio & proportion, time, distance & work, profit & loss, Mensuration, Problem on Ages, Pipes & Cisterns, Investment etc. From Data Interpretation Use of Tables and Graphs, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie chart, Pictorial Graph, Algebra Basic algebra,  factors & simplification.

General Awareness: The question can be asked from Indian Polity, Geography, Economy, Current Events etc. Focus will be on Current national & International events, banking, sports etc. The questions can also cover the question from finance and marketing. Focus will be on News related to Railway, Rail Budget, and New Technologies & Reform in Indian Railway, Indian History,

General Science: Questions will be ask from Daily use science. Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Zoology. The Questions will belong to Basic Concept of Science (Class 12th standard).

Syllabus based on Subject or Branch Wise:

Civil Engineering: Mechanics, Structural Analysis, Concrete Structures, Steel Structures, Soil Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics, Hydrology, Water requirements, Highway Planning, Importance of surveying, principles and classifications, mapping concepts, coordinate system, map projections, leveling, theodolite traversing, plane table surveying, errors and adjustments, curves, Costing and Valuation & Building Materials, Bridge Construction,  Environmental Engineering, Estimating, Traffic Engineering, measurements of distance and directions

Mechanical Engineering: 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, Engineering Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Diesel cycles, Metal Casting, Machining and Machine Tool Operations, Metrology and Inspection.

Electrical Engineering: Electric Circuits and Fields, Electrical Machines, Power Systems, Control Systems, Electrical and Electronic Measurements, Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems, Analog and Digital Electronics, Power Electronics and Drives. In Electrical Engineering Key Subject for RRB exam is Electrical Machines, Basics of circuit & Power Electronics, Signals and Systems

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Electronics Engineering: Electronic Devices: Energy bands in silicon, intrinsic and extrinsic silicon. Carrier transport in silicon: drift current, diffusion 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, Analog Circuits, Varactor Diode, Digital Circuits, Control System & Communication Basic , Signal & Systems. 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 , , Information systems, DBMS, Operating systems, UNIX, SAD, Data & Network communication, Software Engineering, Computer Networks, Databases, Algorithms, Web technology & programming, System programming, C++ & Java language.

Instrumentation & Measurement: Transducers, Analog Electronics, Digital Electronics, Signal Systems, Measurement System, Process Control, Control Systems & Instrumentation, Mechanical Measurement and Industrial Instrumentation. More weight age will be given to Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems, Transducers, Measurement & Control Systems.

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Chemical Metallurgical Assistant: Basic concepts of Material Science, Polymers, Fuel, Thermodynamics, Applied Chemistry, Computers, Environment & Pollution Control Instrumentation & Measurement.

Environment & Pollution Control: General Engineering topics of Pollution Control Methods Environment, Type of Pollution etc.

Engineering Drawing / Graphics: Questions will be ask from Drawing basics, Candidates have to concentrate on Fundamental of Engineering Drawing and Graphics.

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RRB Senior Section Engineer Exam 2015 Syllabus:

Candidates who are going to appear in the RRB Senior Section Engineer Exam 2015, can check their syllabus from the above information. With the help of these, you can able to make the study plans and prepare yourself to face the exam and scoring the qualifying marks.

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