DMRC 2018 Junior Engineer (JE) Exam

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Oct 3, 2018

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DMRC JE Recruitment opportunity will be helpful for the aspirants who are in search of government jobs in Delhi. DMRC exam date 2018 for Junior Engineer/ Assistant Manager exam has been released.

Candidates having Bachelor’s degree with minimum required marks can apply for DMRC JE Jobs on the official website of DMRC. The applicant’s age should be minimum of 18 years to apply for DMRC JE Vacancies 2018-19. 

DMRC follows a selection process which involves a written test, group discussion and personal interview. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their performance in written test are called for GD and PI rounds. The final selection of DMRC is done through the overall performance of the candidate. 

The aspirants can get the details like eligibility criteria, selection process, syllabus and other related information from the below sections.

DMRC JE Job Profile

Job profile of Junior Engineer (JE) includes maintenance of various Electricals, Electronics, Civil and Mechanical Systems and Train Maintenance, handling/ operating tower Wagon/ Shunting, stores etc. Activities of different job profiles of junior engineer are different.

Candidates are allowed to work either a day shift or night shift. Total working hours are 8-10 hours. Junior Engineer pay scale ranges from INR 13500-25520. The following table shows the different vacancies of different posts:

Posts  Number of vacancies
Junior Engineer Electrical 192
Junior Engineer Electronics 135
Junior Engineer Mechanical 87
Junior Engineer Civil 24
Junior Engineer Environment 02

The Selection process of this post is a three-stage process. Per year this post is having a maximum number of applications. For the final selection, students have to clear all the stages of the selection process which includes a written test, personal interview, and medical examination.

DMRC - JE Roles and Responsibilities

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) offers Junior Engineer profile in various departments. Each profile has different roles and responsibilities. Following is the detailed explanation of different job profiles of Junior Engineers:

Junior Engineer Electrical – Their main job responsibility is to maintain various electrical Rolling Stock/ Lift/ Escalators/ E&M/ Power supply etc.

Junior Engineer Electronics – They help in maintaining electronics Signalling & Telecom, Automatic Fair Collection, Rolling Stock, SCADA, Stores etc.

Junior Engineer Civil – They help in planning, designing, overseeing construction, maintenance of structures etc.

Junior Engineer Mechanical – These candidates can help in train maintenance, handling/ operating tower etc. They also do shift duty including night shift.

DMRC JE Salary Structure

DMRC recruit candidates for various executive and non-executive posts. According to the posts, salaries are offered to students. For unskilled labours, the basic pay scale starts from INR 6000. A large number of vacancies are offered by DMRC for various non –executive posts.

The following table shows the salary structure of various DMRC Junior Engineer posts:

Name of Post Salary in INR
Junior Engineer Electrical 13500-25520
Junior Engineer Electronics 13500-25520
Junior Engineer Mechanical 13500-25520
Junior Engineer Civil 13500-25520

The total monthly salary for Junior Engineer is around INR 40000.

DMRC JE Eligibility

Different Junior Engineering post has different eligibility criteria. In case, if the eligibility criteria did not match, then the application submitted by the student will be rejected. Following is the detailed explanation of DMRC Junior Engineer eligibility criteria:

Post Education Qualification
Junior Engineer Electrical Students must possess three years Engineering Diploma in Electrical or equivalent from a government recognized institute or university
Junior Engineer Electronics They must have three years Engineering Diploma in Electronics/ Electronics and Communication or equivalent from a government recognized institute or university
Junior Engineer Mechanical Students must possess three years Engineering Diploma in Mechanical or equivalent from a government recognized institute or university
Junior Engineer Civil They must have three years Engineering Diploma in Civil or equivalent from a government recognized institute or university

Important Update:

  • Candidate’s age should be between 18 to 28 years i.e. (they should not be born earlier than July 2, 1987 and not later than July 1, 1997).
  • Their eye vision should be of A-1 category

Read More DMRC Eligibility

DMRC JE Application Form

For appearing in the examination, it is mandatory for the candidates to fill the application form. It will be available on the official website of DMRC. Application form can be obtained by paying the application fees of amount INR 400 and reserved category candidates have to pay application fees of amount INR 150.

The following table shows the guidelines of how to fill the application form:

Details to be filled Guidelines for filling details
Candidates Name As per the names mentioned in the X and XII documents
Fathers Name
Date of birth In DD/MM/YYYY format
Candidates age X years, Y Months, Z Days
Contact Number Must write with STD code
Category of the Candidate Select the category from SC/ ST/ OBC/ General
Correspondence Address Write complete address with pin code

DMRC JE Exam Pattern

It is beneficial for the candidates to know the examination pattern in advance. The paper is divided into two types i.e. Paper I and Paper II. By solving DMRC Previous Year Question Papers students will come to know about the type of questions asked in the exam.

Following is the detailed explanation of both the papers:

Paper I

  • The paper is comprised of 120 questions.
  • The total questions in the paper are of 120 marks.
  • Total time duration to complete this paper is 90 minutes.

The following table shows the detailed explanation of Paper I exam pattern:

Sections Maximum Marks Total Time
General Awareness 15 120 minutes
Logical Ability 15
Quantitative Aptitude 15
Knowledge of the discipline 75
Total 120

Paper II

  • This paper is comprised of total 60 questions of total 60 marks
  • For completing this paper only 45 minutes are given

The following table shows the detailed explanation of Paper II exam pattern:

Sections Maximum Marks Total Time
General English 60


45 minutes

Also Check DMRC Exam Pattern 

DMRC JE Syllabus

The following table shows the subject wise syllabus for different streams of Junior Engineering:

Subject/ Stream Syllabus
Junior Electrical Engineering Network Analysis
Power Electronics and Drives
Electronic Devices
Electromagnetic Theory
Analog and Digital Electronics
Electrical Instrumentation
Power System Analysis and Control
Utilization of Electrical Energy
Power System
Protection control systems
Power Systems
Electrical Machines
Switch Gear and Protection
Junior Electronic Engineering Basic Electronics/ Power Electronics
Advanced Communications
Circuit Theory/ Digital Electronics
Power Electronics & Drives
Measurement and Instrumentation
Analog Electronics
Industrial Electronics
Microprocessors and Microcontrollers
Digital Communications
Analog Communications
Computer Hardware
Junior Mechanical Engineering Refrigerator and Air Conditioning
Process Pattern
Making Heat
Power Strength of Materials
Air Compressor
Welding and Allied Processes
Fluid Mechanics and Machines
Engineering Mechanics
Machine Tools
Junior Civil Engineering The Design of RCC Structure
Steel Structure
Masonry Structure
Concrete Technology
Surveying Construction
Hydrology Engineering Materials
Structural Analysis
Constructional Equipment
Planning and Management
Strength of Materials
Irrigation Engineering
Geotechnical Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Estimation and Coating
Transportation Engineering
Engineering Drawings
General Awareness Budget and Five years Plans Current Affairs
Sports Budget and five years plan
Books and Authors
Who is who?
Major Financial/ Economic News Awards
Honours Abbreviations and Important Days
Science Inventions and Discoveries
English Vocabulary and Grammar
Antonyms & Synonyms
Basics of English language
Sentence Structure
Quantitative Aptitude Simple and Compound Interest
Time and Work
Unitary Method
Decimal Fractions
Number System
Time and Distance
Profit and Loss
Data Interpretation
Logical Ability Number and Alphabet Series
Test of Direction Sense
Arithmetic Reasoning Problem on Age
Calculation Blood Relations and Decision Making
Mirror Image
Identical and Embedded Figures

Know More About DMRC Syllabus

DMRC JE Study Plan

Students are advised to make a study plan in such a way that they are able to complete the whole syllabus. For the better preparation, there should be a study plan. For making a study plan, students need to keep in mind some points:

  • Applicants must practice solving the question on daily basis. It helps them increase their speed and accuracy.
  • They are advised to download last year question paper and start solving the questions for obtaining good marks.
  • For increasing general awareness section, Candidates should read a newspaper regularly.
  • For self-assessment, applicants need to solve mock tests.
  • Candidates must plan to practice questions from books because books help in clearing doubts
  • There should be the proper time for relaxing in the study plan.

DMRC JE Result

Students can check the result through online mode only by visiting the official website of DMRC. After the completion of the examination, the result will be announced. Dates of releasing result will vary according to the post. DMRC Electronics and the Electrical result will be declared on June 9, 2017. Civil and Mechanical DMRC Result will be announced on June 14, 2017.

Examination result can be checked easily by following the below steps:

  • Visit the official website of DMRC.
  • Click on the careers option available on the website menu bar.
  • Search for the Junior Engineer Result link
  • Click on the link

After clicking on the link, the result will be displayed on the screen. Students are advised to take the printout of the result for future reference.

DMRC JE Cut off

After the declaration of the result, cut off will be released. For getting admission in the university or institute students have to score more than the cut off marks. Those who are getting less than the cut off marks are not able to get admission in the university. Different posts have different cut off marks.

Cut off depends on various factors which are as:

  • Difficulty level of the exam
  • Number of candidates appearing for the test
  • Number of vacancies among other
  • Previous year cut off marks

The following table shows the DMRC Junior Engineer cut off:

Post Category Cut off
Junior Engineering Electronics General 58
OBC 56
SC 46
ST 42
Junior Engineer electrical General 66
SC 61
ST 55
OBC 49

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.