RRB Group D Exam Syllabus: CBT & PET Exam pattern
RRB Group D Exam Syllabus: Railway Recruitment Board updated Group D Exam Syllabus and entire recruitment process shall involve a Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Document Verification.
RRB Group D Selection Process:
- The entire recruitment process shall involve a Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) andDocument Verification.The date, time and venue for all the activities, namely, CBT, PET and DV or any other additional activity asapplicable shall be fixed by the RRBs and shall be intimated to the eligible candidates.
Computer Based Test:
- All the eligible candidates have to undergo a Computer Based Test on the specified date, time and venue as per the e-call letter to be downloaded by the candidates from the websites of RRBs. The information about the e-call letter download shall be communicated through the websites as well as personal email communication to the candidates.
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%.
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:
Ratio and Proportion
Time and Work
Time and Distance
Simple and Compound Interest
Profit and Loss
Geometry and Trigonometry
Calendar & Clock
Pipes & Cistern
General Intelligence and reasoning:
Alphabetical and Number Series
Coding and Decoding
Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
Conclusions and Decision making
Similarities and Differences
Statement – Arguments
- General Science:
The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10 standard level.
General Awareness on current affairs:
Science & Technology
Politics and other Subject as Important
Physical Efficiency Test (PET):
Based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT, candidates shall be called for PET Two times the community wise total vacancy of the Posts notified against RRBs. However, Railways reserve the right to increase/decrease this limit as required to ensure availability of adequate candidates for all the notified posts. Passing Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. The criterion for PET is as under:
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 one chance.
Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance
Document Verification and Empanelling of Candidates:
Based on the performance of candidates in the CBT subject to their qualifying in PET, candidates will be called for document verification.
Appointment of selected candidates is subject to their passing requisite Medical Fitness Test to be conducted by the Railway Administration, final verification of educational and community certificates and verification of antecedents/character of the candidates.