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RRB NTPC Exam Model Question Papers

About Exam


RRB NTPC Exam is conducted by Railway Recruitment Board or RRB to recruit for Non-Technical Popular Categories. This is a common exam to recruit for NTPC in various units of Indian Railways.

RRB NTPC has 2 exams: Prelims & Mains according to RRB Recruitment Notification

Moreover, RRB NTPC Syllabus has 4 main sections: Arithmetic Ability, Reasoning & General Intelligence, General Awareness and General Science   

Exam Pattern


The exam of RRB NTPC will be conducted in below mentioned steps:
  • First Stage of CBT
  • Second Stage of CBT
  • Typing Test (Skill Test)
  • Aptitude Test
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern for First Stage of CBT

Serial NoSectionsNo of QuestionsTotal Marks
1General Awareness4040
2Mathematics3030
3General Intelligence and Reasoning3030

Total100100

Time90 Mins

There will be negative marking of 0.25 Marks for every question attempted wrong. No marks will be deducted for a question left unanswered.


RRB NTPC Exam Pattern for Second Stage of CBT


Serial NoSectionsNo of QuestionsTotal Marks
1General Questions Awareness5050
2Mathematics3535
3General Intelligence and Reasoning3535

Total120120

Time90 Mins

There will be negative marking of 0.25 Marks for every question attempted wrong. No marks will be deducted for a question left unanswered.

Computer Aptitude Test (CABT)

Only for candidates who have opted for Traffic Assistant and Station Master. The candidates need to secure a minimum T-Score of 42 marks in each of the test batteries to qualify. This is applicable to all candidates irrespective of community or category i.e. irrespective of SC/ST/OBC-NCL/EWS/PwBD/Ex SM and no relaxation in the minimum T- Score is permissible

Typing Skill Test (TST)

The candidates should be able to type 30 words per minute (WPM) in English or 25 WPM in Hindi on Personal Computer only without editing tools and spell check facility


Serial no. Name of Post Level in 7th CPC 1st stage CBT 2nd stage CBT Skill Test requirement
1. Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 Common for all posts Common for all Level 2 posts Typing Skill Test
2. Accounts Clerk cum Typist 2 Typing Skill Test
3. Junior Time Keeper 2 Typing Skill Test
4. Trains Clerk 2 -
5. Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 Separate for Level 3 post -
6. Traffic Assistant 4 Separate for Level 4 post Computer Based Aptitude Test
7. Goods Guard 5 Common for all Level 5 posts -
8. Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5-
9. Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 Typing Skill Test
10. Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5 Typing Skill Test
11. Senior Time Keeper 5 Typing Skill Test
12. Commercial Apprentice 6 Common for all Level 6 posts -
13. Station Master 6 Computer Based Aptitude Test

Eligibility


RRB NTPC Eligibility - Education Qualificaton  

Category No.  Name of the post Minimum Educational Qualification
1 Commercial Apprentice Degree from recognized University or its equivalent.
2 Station Master Degree from recognized University or its equivalent.
3 Goods Guard Degree from recognized University or its equivalent.
4

Junior Accounts Assistant Cum

Typist

Degree from recognised University or its equivalent.
Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential
5 Senior Clerk Cum Typist Degree from recognised University or its equivalent.
Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential
6

Senior Commercial Cum Ticket

Clerk

Degree from recognized University or its equivalent.
7 Senior Time Keeper Degree from recognised university or its equivalent and
typing proficiency in English /Hindi on Computer is essential
8 Traffic Assistant Degree from recognized University or its equivalent.
9 Commercial Cum Ticket Clerk 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than
50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be
insisted upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark
Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates
who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage).
10 Accounts Clerk Cum Typist 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than
50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted
upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability
/ Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications
higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing
proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential
11 Junior Clerk Cum Typist 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks
in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case
of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability /
Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications
higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing
proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential
12 Junior Time Keeper 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50%
marks in  the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted
upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability
/ Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications
higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing proficiency in English /
Hindi on Computer is essential
13 Trains Clerk 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks
in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case
of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen
and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage).

RRB NTPC Eligibility - Age Limit

The minimum age required for candidates to apply for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 Under Graduate posts is 18 years. The upper age limit is 30 years(for level 2 & level 3). There is an age relaxation of 3 years for OBC candidates, 5 years for SC/ST candidates.

Sl.

No.

Name of the post

Level in 7th CPC

(Post Level Category)

Age Group
1 Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 18 to 30 Years
2 Accounts Clerk cum Typist 2
3 Junior Time Keeper 2
4 Trains Clerk 2
5 Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3

The minimum age required for candidates to apply for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 Graduate posts is 18 years. The upper age limit is 33 years(for level 2 & level 3). There is an age relaxation of 3 years for OBC candidates, 5 years for SC/ST candidates.

Sl.

No.

 

Name of the post

Level in 7th CPC

(Post Level Category)

Age Group
1 Traffic Assistant 4 18 to 33 Years
2 Goods Guard 5
3 Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5
4 Senior Clerk cum Typist 5
5 Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5
6 Senior Time Keeper 5
7 Commercial Apprentice 6
8 Station Master 6

RRB NTPC Eligibility Age Relaxation

The Age Relaxation Criteria in the RRB NTPC Eligibility Criteria  has been described below. A category-wise age relaxation has been stated.

Category Age Relaxation
in Upper Age Limit
Scheduled Caste/
Scheduled Tribe
5 Years
Other Backward Classes 3 Years



Syllabus


Mathematics

Sections Topics to Prepare
Simplification
  • BODMAS Rule
  • Fractions
  • Approximate Value
  • Surds & Indices
  • Interest
  • Problems on Simple Interest
  • Problems on Compound Interest
  • Installments
  • Percentage
  • Calculation on Basic Percentage Problems
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Problems on Simple Ratios
  • Problems on Compound Ratio
  • Direct/Indirect Proportions
  • Average
  • Problems on Average
  • Problems on Weight
  • Problems on Height
  • Problems on Marks
  • Problems on Ages
  • Basic Problems
  • Speed, Time & Distance
  • Problems on Average
  • Problems on Relative Speeds
  • Problems on Boats, Train etc.
  • Algebra
  • Basic Linear Equation in One variable
  • Basic Linear Equation in two variable
  • Profit & Loss
  • Problems on Profit/Loss
  • Dishonest/Successive Dealings
  • Partnerships
  • Number Series
  • Complete the Series
  • Finding Missing/Wrong Term
  • Mensuration
  • Problems on Plane Figures: Square, Rectangle, Circle etc.
  • Time & Work
  • Problems on Work Efficiency
  • Problems on Wages
  • Problems on Pipes
  • Mixture Problems
  • Make a mixture from two or more entries/mixtures
  • General Intelligence & Reasoning

    Sections Topics to Prepare
    Classification
  • Number
  • Letter & Meaningful Words
  • GK Based Questions
  • Analogy
  • Number
  • General Knowledge
  • Meaning & Letter Based Questions
  • Series
  • number & Alphabet Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Letter Shifting
  • Coding Letters by words
  • Coding by Analogy
  • Coding-Decoding based on Numbers
  • Operations on Place Value
  • Coding & Decoding on Fictitious Language
  • Blood Relations
  • family Tree Problems
  • General Blood Relation Problems
  • Clock & Calendar
  • Calendar Based Questions
  • Questions on Time & Clock Hands
  • Ordering & Ranking
  • Simple ranking Questions
  • Directions & Distances
  • Simple Problems on Directions
  • Formula Based Distance Questions
  • Word Formation
  • Arranging words in meaningful order
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Complete the Pattern
  • Figure Based Analogy
  • Classification
  • Series
  • Cube Based Questions
  • Others
  • Missing Number
  • Venn Diagram
  • Puzzle
  • General Awareness

    Sections Topics to Prepare
    Current Affairs/General Awareness
  • Economics
  • Current Affairs
  • Geography
  • History
  • Polity
  • Computers
  • Sports
  • Literature
  • Awards
  • Books & Authors
  • Miscellaneous
  • General Science
  • Environment
  • Living Organism
  • Life Processes in Organisms & Plants
  • Heredity & Evolution
  • Natural Resources
  • Atoms & Molecules
  • Chemical Reactions & Equations
  • Acid, Bases & Salts
  • Metals & Non-Metals
  • Periodic Table
  • Force & Laws of Motions
  • Work & Energy
  • Sound
  • Light
  • Electricity
  • Sources of Energy
  • Diseases, Reasons & Cure
  • Improvement in Food Resources
  • English

    Sections Topics to Prepare
    Fill In the Blanks
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • One Word Substitution
  • Simple to difficult questions
  • Synonyms & Antonyms
  • Simple to difficult questions
  • Spellings
  • Simple to difficult questions
  • Practice Papers Online