The Indian Railway Recruitment Board usually called RRB is planning to conduct a 2nd level exam which is also known as the main exam, for various NTPC category posts.
This examination will be conducted for the candidates who will qualify in the 1st stage exam. It is one of the largest recruitment in India for which about 93 Lakh candidates had registered.
The examination (CEN 03/2015) has been conducted and approximately 54 lakhs candidates had appeared in the online test. The candidates can check their RRB NTPC exam result now as it has been released for all RRB regions.
The RRB which is known as Railway Recruitment Board had released a notification for more than 18000 vacancies in its departments. The Board has conducted the 1st examination for these post from March to May 2016.
The examination has taken place at various exam centers in India. Now the department has changed the exam pattern for this recruitment.
The RRB has decided to conduct a 2nd stage exam. The department will soon release the official exam pattern for the Mains. The candidates equal to 15 times of vacancies shall be called for 2nd stage examination.
RRB NTPC Main Exam Pattern – 2nd Stage Test Syllabus
The second stage examination will also computer based. There will be 120 multiple choice question in this test and a time period of 90 minutes. The CBT 2nd stage questions will be included from General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and Reasoning.
The date of the examination shall be published on the official website of RRB before the examination. The Centre of the examination will be released before two days of the examination.
|Total Questions||120 Questions|
|Exam Date||January 2017|
Detailed RRB NTPC Syllabus for 2nd Stage Exam 2017
- Number system,
- whole system,
- LCM & HCF.
- Time & Work,
- Time & Distance,
- Problems on trains,
- Ratio & proportions,
- Simple & Compound Interest,
- Tables & graphs,
- Permutation & Combination
- Verbal + Non- Verbal Reasoning from analogies,
- missing pattern,
- odd man series,
- decision making,
- relationship concepts,
- coding and decoding,
- statement & conclusions,
- similarities & differences,
- problem solving & analysis.
Why Exam Pattern Changed?
The Special Task Force has found the corruption in the exam in the centers of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. So that changes has been made to make the selection process very clear and secure enough.
What are changes for RRB NTPC CBT Mains Exam?
- Candidates equal to 15 times of posts will be selected for this exam.
- The Centre name will be provided before two days of the test.
- The name of town or city will provide before 21 days of the exam.
- Strictly blacklisted exam centers will not conduct any exams.
- A special security software will be installed in the computers.
NTPC CEN 03/2015 Selection Process
The candidates who will qualify are selected for the main exam which will be conducted in upcoming months. The final merit listed will be based on the 2nd Stage exam only. The candidates can visit the main web portal of RRB for more details.
Official Website of RRB: www.indianrailways.gov.in