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Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) are organisations under Government of India that conduct exams to recruit new staff for the various posts in Indian railways under Ministry of Railways. There are a maximum of 21 offices of RRB all over India. The number of vacancies and requirements of various railway departments determine the RRB notifications for various exams. RRB recruitment is extremely competitive, and candidates must prepare well in order to pass the exam. This exam is conducted all over India.

Syllabus and Exam Pattern for RRB Recruitment

RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) Exam pattern

The exam pattern for RRB ALP Exam involves the following 2 stages:

  1. CBT Stage – I
  2. CBT Stage – II (Consists of Part A and Part B)

RRB ALP Exam Pattern

RRB ALP Exam Pattern Subjects Marks
CBT-1 Maths 20
General Reasoning 25
General Science 20
Current Affairs 10
CBT-2 (Part A) Mathematics 25
General Intelligence 25
Basic Science & Engineering 40
General Awareness 10
CBT-2 (Part B) Relevant Trade 75

Syllabus covered in RRB Exam

RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) Syllabus for CBT Stage-1

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Mathematics

  • Number System
  • BODMAS
  • Decimals
  • Fractions
  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mensuration
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Age Calculations
  • Square root and Cube root
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Profit and Loss
  • Trigonometry
  • Simple and Compound interest
  • Speed, Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Algebra
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General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Mathematical operations
  • Statement- Arguments and Assumptions
  • Direction Test
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Similarities and differences
  • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • Relationships
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  • Number Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Venn Diagrams
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General Science

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Life Sciences
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Current Affairs

  • Knowledge of Current affairs
  • Indian geography
  • General scientific and technological
  • Sports
  • Environmental issues concerning India and the World
  • Culture and history of India including freedom struggle
  • Indian Economy
  • Static General Awareness (national parks, sanctuaries, currency, state capitals, airports, etc)
  • Important dates and days
  • Government schemes
  • Important Abbreviations
  • National and International Organisations along with Headquarters

RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) Syllabus for CBT Stage-2

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Mathematics

  • Number system
  • BODMAS
  • Calendar and Clock
  • Time and Distance
  • Decimals
  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentage
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time and Work
  • Algebra
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Current Affairs

  • India and International Current events
  • Politics
  • Economy
  • Sports
  • Culture
  • Government Schemes
  • History
  • National and International Organisations along with Headquarters
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Basic Science & Engineering

  • The topics covered under this shall be Engineering Drawing (Projections, Views, Drawing Instruments, Lines, Geometric figures, Symbolic Representation)
  • Units
  • Mass Weight and Density
  • IT Literacy
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Measurements
  • Work Power and Energy
  • Levers and Simple Machines
  • Speed and Velocity
  • Heat and Temperature
  • Basic Electricity
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General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Analogies
  • Alphabetical and Number Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Mathematical operations
  • Syllogism
  • Statement- Arguments and Assumptions
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Venn Diagram
  • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  • Direction Test
  • Blood Relations

Eligibility Criteria For RRB ALP Exam

The RRB ALP 2022 exam is applicable to Indian citizens aged 18 to 30. Candidates must, however, have an engineering degree or diploma. The degree must be prefixed by their matriculation/SSCL mark sheet. They can also show documentation of apprentice training as well as 10+2 Physics and Maths completion.

RRB Group D Syllabus and Exam pattern

RRB Group D Exam Pattern

Computer-Based Test

Sections Number of Questions Time Duration
General Awareness and/Current Affairs 20 90 minutes
Mathematics 25
General Science 20
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30

RRB Group D Exam Syllabus

Question type and syllabus:

The question will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to :

  • Mathematics : Number system, BODMAS, Decimal, Fractions, LCM and 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 calculation, Calendar and Clock, Pipes and Cistern, etc.
  • General intelligence and reasoning : Analogies, Alphabetical and Numerical series, Coding and decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationship, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn diagram, Data interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusion and Decision-making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement- Arguments and Assumptions, etc.
  • General science : The syllabus under this shall cover physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level (CBSE).
  • General Awareness : On current affairs in Science and technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subject of importance

It may be noted that the topics listed above are illustrative and not necessarily exhaustive.

Eligibility Criteria For RRB Group D Exam

The applicants of RRB Group D Exam must be Citizens of India. He or she must be aged between 18 to 33 years. Minimum qualification must be Class 10 from any recognized board.

Syllabus & Pattern for RRB Junior Engineer (JE)

The RRB JE Exam Pattern comprises 4 stages:

  1. CBT Stage I
  2. CBT Stage II
  3. Document Verification/ Medical Examination
  4. Final Selection

RRB JE Exam Pattern

RRB JE Exam Subjects Marks
CBT – 1 Mathematics 30
General Reasoning 25
General Awareness 15
General Science 30
CBT – 2 General Awareness 15
Physics/Chemistry 15
Basics of Computer Application 10
Basics of Environmental and Pollution Control 10
Technical Abilities 100

RRB NTPC JE Exam Syllabus for CBT-1

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Mathematics

  • Number System
  • BODMAS
  • Decimals
  • Fraction
  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mensuration
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Calendar and Clock
  • Age Problems
  • Square root & Cube root
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Trigonometry
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Speed, Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
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General Reasoning

  • Analogies
  • Statement – Arguments and Assumptions
  • Directions
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Alphabetical and Number Series
  • Classification
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • Syllogism
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Data Insufficiency
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General Science

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Life Sciences
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General Awareness

  • India and International Current Affairs
  • Indian geography
  • culture and history of India including freedom struggle
  • Indian Polity and constitution
  • Environmental issues concerning India and the World
  • Sports
  • Scientific and Technological Inventions
  • Static General Knowledge(national parks, sanctuaries, currency, state capitals, airports, etc.)
  • Important days and Dates
  • Organisations and their Headquarters
  • Important Abbreviations
  • Government Schemes

RRB NTPC JE Exam Syllabus for CBT-2

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General Awareness

  • Knowledge of Current affairs
  • Indian geography
  • General scientific and technological developments
  • Sports
  • Environmental issues concerning India and the World
  • Culture and history of India including freedom struggle
  • Indian Polity and constitution
  • Indian Economy
  • Static General Awareness (national parks, sanctuaries, currency, state capitals, airports, etc.)
  • Important dates and days
  • Government schemes
  • Important Abbreviations
  • National and International Organisations along with Headquarters
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Physics & Chemistry

  • Up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus and relevant basics
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Basics of Computer Applications

  • The architecture of Computer
  • Input and Output devices
  • Computer Virus
  • Websites & Web Browsers
  • Storage devices
  • Networking, Operating System like Windows, Unix, Linux
  • MS Office
  • Various data representation
  • Internet and Email
  • Hardware and Software Devices
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Basics of Environment and Pollution

  • Basics of Environment
  • Acid rain
  • Ozone depletion
  • Global warming
  • Adverse effects of environmental pollution and control strategies
  • Air, water and Noise pollution
  • Their effect and control
  • Waste Management

Eligibility Criteria for RRB JE Exam

  • Age limit : Applicants applying for the RRB JE Exam must be at least 18 years old for all categories, with a maximum age limit of 33 years for general candidates, 36 years for OBC candidates, and 38 years for SC/ST candidates.
  • Educational Qualification : A bachelor's degree or three-year diploma in civil engineering or a B.Sc in civil engineering, or a bachelor's degree or diploma in civil engineering from a recognised university, or a bachelor's degree or diploma in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, electronics engineering, automobile, tools and die, or a bachelor's degree or diploma in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, electronics engineering, automobile, tools and die, or a bachelor's degree or diploma in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, electronics engineering, automobile, etc.
  • Nationality : should be Indian.

Syllabus & Pattern for RRB Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC)

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern

RRB Exam Subjects Marks
RRB NTPC CBT- 1 General Awareness 40
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30
Quantitative Aptitude 30
RRB NTPC CBT- 2 General Awareness 50
Mathematics 35
General Intelligence 35

RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus

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Quantitative Aptitude

  • Number System
  • Decimal
  • Fractions
  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mensuration
  • Speed, Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Elementary Algebra
  • Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Simplification
  • Upstream and Downstream
  • Data Interpretation
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Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzle
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Inequalities
  • Analogies
  • Syllogism
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Blood Relation
  • Direction Test
  • Decision Making
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Venn Diagrams
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General Awareness

  • National and International Current Affairs
  • Games and Sports
  • Awards
  • Books and Authors
  • Indian Literature
  • Common Abbreviations
  • Important Government Organisations
  • Indian Polity and Governance
  • Inventions
  • Famous Personalities (India & International)
  • History of India
  • Banking History
  • Banking Terms and Organisations
  • Important days & dates
  • General & Life Science
  • Physical, Economical & Geographical features of India and World
  • Basics of Computer
  • Indian Art & Culture

RRB NTPC Typing Test

The typing test for the RRB NTPC Exam is a skill-based exam that will not be included towards the final merit list because it is a qualifying exam. Candidates must be able to type 30 words per minute (WPM) in English or 25 WPM in Hindi on a computer without using any editing or spell-checking software.

Eligibility Criteria for RRB NTPC Exam

Candidates must be of Indian nationality. To be eligible for the RRB NTPC Exam, candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 30. Depending on the position, different educational qualifications are required.There are also some medical requirements that the candidates must meet.