RRB Group D recruitment 2018: Exam pattern released; check admit card, syllabus and other details here
After the declaration of the Group D exam date for Computer Based Tests (CBT) for recruitment of Level 1 post, which is going to take place on September 17, 2018.
The Railway Recruitment Board has also issued the syllabus and pattern for the CBT exam.
According to the notification, all the eligible candidates have to undergo a Computer Based Test on September 17. The time and venue of the CBT exam will be mentioned on the e-call letter that to be downloaded by the candidates from the websites of RRBs, almost 10 days prior to the exam date i.e., from September 10 onward. The information about the e-call letter download shall be communicated through the websites as well as personal email communication to the candidates.
Notice on Section wise marks for Computer Based Test (CBT)
Once the Group D admit cards are released, the candidates can visit the official website and download their admit cards by using their registration number. The admit card will have important information like exam centre and time along with the name of the candidate.
Notice on Computer Based Test (CBT)
According to the notification by RRB, duration of the CBT will be 90 minutes while eligible PWD candidates accompanied with scribe will be allowed 120 minutes. In Level 1 or Group D exam, there will be 100 questions in four categories, namely – Mathematics, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Science and General awareness and Current Affairs.
Total Duration : 90 MinNo of Questions: 100
Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST30%.
These percentage of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PWD candidates in case of shortage of PWD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.
QUESTION TYPE AND SYLLABUS
The Questions will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to:
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.
B) 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.
C) General Science
The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10 standard level.
D) General Awareness on current affairs
General Awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.
The section wise marks for various parts of the syllabus for the CBT is furnished below for information of the candidates.
Section No of Questions Mathematics 25 General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 General Science 25 General awareness and Current Affairs 20 The section wise distribution given above is only indicative and there may be some variations in the actual question papers.Details of various RRBs, their Website Address and Local language options are indicated belowName of RRB Website Address Telephone Numbers Local Language Choice (in addition toHindi, English& Urdu) Ahmedabad(WR) www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in 079-22940858 Gujarati, Marathi Ajmer (NWR) www.rrbajmer.gov.in 0145-2425230 Gujarati, Punjabi Allahabad (NCR) www.rrbald.nic.in 0532-2224531 —- Bangalore (SWR) www.rrbbnc.gov.in 080- 23330378 Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani Bhopal (WCR) www.rrbbpl.nic.in 0755-2746660 Gujarati Bhubhaneswar (ECOR) www.rrbbbs.gov.in 0674-2303015 Odia, Telugu Bilaspur (SECR) www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in 07752-247291 Marathi, Odia Chandigarh (NR) www.rrbcdg.gov.in 0172-2730093 Punjabi Chennai (SR) www.rrbchennai.gov.in 044-28275323 Tamil, Telugu Gorakhpur (NER) www.rrbgkp.gov.in 0551-2201209 —- Guwahati (NFR) www.rrbguwahati.gov.in 0361-2540815 Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri Kolkata (ER) www.rrbkolkata.gov.in 033-25430108 Bengali Mumbai (CR) www.rrbmumbai.gov.in 022-23090422 Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada Patna (ECR) www.rrbpatna.gov.in 0612-2677680 —- Ranchi (SER) www.rrbranchi.gov.in 0651-2462429 Odia, Bengali Secunderabad (SCR) www.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in 040-27821663 Telugu, Marathi, Kannada & Odia RRB Chennai Group D Admit Card 2018