RRB Railway Group D Syllabus 2018: Friends according to the Indian railway recruitment cell RRB has received more than 2 crore application for group D recruitment posts. Our PM and Railway minister has recently announced more 20000 jobs in this category to recruit Sub-constable and Constable and notification will be declared in the month of May.
So, If you have applied for RRB Group D Posts and going to start preparation then this post is for you because we are going to discuss about Group D Exam Syllabus and Question Paper Pattern. This time RRB has decided to take test ONLINE so the pattern of the exam has changed from past.
RRB Group D Job Details 2018
This time RRB has released Group D Notification in February 2018 CEN_01_2018 with details of vacancies and other posts. Group D Recruitment details are as follows:
|Recruiter||Indian Railway Department|
|Recruitment Dept.||Group D|
|Age Criteria||18-31 Years|
|Education Qualification||10th OR ITI From NCVT/SCVT|
|Starting Date of Online Application||10-Feb-2018|
|Ending Date of Online Application||31-Mar-2018 [Extended]|
|Admit Card||Available Soon|
|Exam Date||APRIL/MAY 2018 [Declare Later]|
|Result Announcement||July/August [Official Declaration Later]|
RRB Group D Exam Syllabus 2018
The Questions will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to:
1.) Mathematics: Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work; Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.
2.) General Intelligence and reasoning: Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical Reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.
3.) General Science: The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of the 10th standard level.
4.) General Awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.
Railway Group D Exam Pattern 2018
For those who don’t know about Exam pattern and Syllabus, RRB will take ALP & Group D exam will be taken in ONLINE Mode in different cities according to RRB Sub-boards.
|Total Duration||90 Min|
|No of Questions||100|
|Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories||UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST-30%.|
In the group, D Exam will be conducted in 2 Stages
- CBT Stage-1 (Computer Based Test)
- CBT Stage-2 (PET Test)
Stage-1: Computer Base Test
- Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories : UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST-30%.
- Question Papers consist of multiple-choice objective type questions
- There will be negative Marking as for every wrong answer and 1/3 marks will be deducted.
|Serial Number||Sections||Number of Questions||Duration|
|1.||Mathematics||100 Questions in total||90 minutes|
|2.||General Intelligence & Reasoning|
|4.||General Awareness of Current Affairs|
Stage-2: PET Test
Candidate needs to undergone by PET test if he/she clears Test-1 which is a computer-based test. The requirements of PET test are as follows:
|Male Candidates||Female Candidates|
|Should be able to lift and carry 35 kg of weight for a distance of 100 meters in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down||Should be able to lift and carry 20 kg of weight for a distance of 100 meters in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down|
|Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in 1 chance||Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in 1 chance|
So now we hope that your doubts regarding Group D Examination, Syllabus and Exam patterns are clear but if you still have any doubts you can freely comment down below in comment section and for RRB ALP Syllabus 2018 CLICK HERE.