Reference Books for RRB Junior Engineer (Electronics) Exam


Electric and Electronic Circuits, Communication Engineering, Microprocessor and Microcontroller, Computer Hardware and Networking, Embedded System, etc are the main topics covered under RRB Junior Engineer (Electronics) Exam. The article list outs some of the popular reference books available for each of these topics.

Books on Electronic Devices and Circuits

  • Electronics Devices and Circuits by Allen Mottershed
  • Electronics Devices and Circuits by Jacob Millman and Halkies
  • Electronics principles by Malvino
  • Optical Fiber Communication by Gerd Keiser
  • Principle of Electronics by V.K. Mehta

Books on Electric Circuits and Instrumentation

  • A Textbook of Electrical Technology by B.L. Theraja
  • Electric Circuit theory by Dr. M. Arumugam and N. Premkumaran
  • Electrical &Electronic - Measurements & Instrumentation by Sawheney, Dhanpatrai & son
  • Electrical &Electronic - Measurements & Instrumentation by Umesh Sinha
  • Electronic Devices and Circuit theory by Boylestead and Nashelsley
  • Electronic Instrumentation by G.K.Mithal
  • Helfrick and William David Cooper
  • Modern Electronic Instrumentation and Measurements Techniques by Albert D

Books on C Programming & Oops

  • Computer Programming in C by E Rajaraman V
  • Object Oriented Programming with C++ by Balagurusamy
  • Programming in ‘C’ by Balagurusamy E

Books on Analog and Digital Electronics

  • Digital Electronics – An introduction to theory and practice by William H.Goth Mann
  • Digital Electronics by Roger L. Tokheim
  • Digital Principles and applications by Albert Paul Malvino and Donold P. Leach
  • Electronic devices, Applications and Integrated Circuits by Satnam P.Mathur and others
  • Modern Digital Electronics by R.P. Jain

Books on Industrial Electronics

  • Industrial and Power Electronics by Harish C. Rai
  • Numerical Control of Machines by Yoram Korean and Joseph Ben
  • Power Electronics by Dr. P.S. Bimbhra
  • Power Electronics by M.D Singh & K.B. Khan Cahndani
  • Power Electronics by M.H. Rashid
  • Programmable Controllers by Richard A
  • Programmable Logic Controller by Pradeep Kumar & Srivashtava

Books on Communication Engineering

  • Electronic Communication by Dennis Roddy and John colen
  • Electronic communication Systems by Kennedy
  • Fundamentals of Acoustics by Kingsler  & frey
  • Networks lines and fields by John D.Ryder
  • Radio engineering by G.K.Mithal
  • Radio Engineering by Terman
  • Transmission lines & Networks by Umesh sinha
  • TV and Video engineering by Arvind M.Dhake

Books on Microprocessor and Microcontroller

  • 8051 Microcontroller and Embedded Systems using Assembly and C by Mazidi, Mazidi and D.MacKinlay
  • 8051 Microcontroller by Kenneth J.Ayala
  • Microprocessor and Microcontroller by R.Theagarajan
  • Programming customizing the 8051 Microcontroller by Myke Predko

Books on Advanced Communication Systems

  • Electronic communication systems by Kennedy - Davis
  • Electronic Communications systems by Fundamentals through Advanced by Wayne Tomasi
  • Electronics communication by Dennis Roddy and John coolen
  • Mobile communication by Jochen H. Schiller
  • Optical communication system by John Gower
  • Optical fiber communication by Gerd Keiser
  • Satellite communication by Dennis Roddy
  • Wireless communication - Principles and practice by Theodore S. Rappaport

Books on VLSI

  • Digital Design and Implementation with Field Programmable Devices by Zainalabedin Navabi
  • Digital Electronics with PLD Integration by Nigel P. Cook
  • Digital Logic Simulation and CPLD Programming with VHDL by Steve Waterman
  • Fundamentals of Digital Logic and Microcomputer Design by M. Rafiquzzaman
  • HDL Programming Fundamentals: VHDL and Verilog by Nazeih M. Botros
  • Programmable Logic Design Quick Start Hand Book by Karen Parnell & Nick Mehta
  • Programmable Logic Handbook: PLDs, CPLDs, and FPGAs by Ashok K. Sharma
  • Spartan-3 Platform FPGA Handbook by Marc Baker, Kim Goldblatt, Steven Knapp
  • VHDL Programming by Example “by Douglas L. Perry

Books on Computer Hardware and Networking

  • Computer Installation & Troubleshooting by M. Radhakrishnan & D. Balasubramanian
  • Computer Installation and Servicing by D. Balasubramanian
  • IBM PC and Clones by Govindarajulu
  • Introduction to Computers by Peter Norton
  • Local Networks – An introduction to the technology by McNamara John. E
  • Troubleshooting, Maintaining & Repairing PCs by Stephen J. Bigelow

Books on Embedded System

  • ARM Architecture Reference Manual by David Seal
  • ARM System Developer’s Guide by Andrew N.Sloss
  • ARM System-on-Chip Architecture (2nd Edition) by Steve Furbe
  • Embedded / Real Time Systems: Concepts, Design & Programming by Dr. K.V.K.K
  • Embedded Systems Architecture by Tammy Noergaard
  • Micro C/OS – II the Real Time Kernel by Jean J. Labrosse
  • Real Time Concepts for Embedded Systems by by Qing Li and Caroline Yao

Good preparation on the part of candidate is required to pass the exam. Good Preparation can be doneonly if the candidate is well aware about the syllabus and pattern of the exam.



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