UPSC SCRA - Union Public Service Commission Special Class Railway Apprentices 2017

Conducted by : Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
  • Exam Type:National Level
  • Format: Offline/PBT
  • Language:English

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Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts an exam for selection of Special Class Railway Apprentices (SCRA) in the mechanical department of Indian Railways. Selected candidates will undergo four-year apprenticeship program.

UPSC SCRA 2017 will be conducted in two stages i.e. written test and personality test.

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Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Candidate should pass 10+2 with Mathematics as one of the subjects from a recognised board.

Applicant should also have studied either Physics or Chemistry at 10+2 level.

Candidate must have secured first or second division in the qualifying examination.

Age:

Candidate should be between 17 to 21 years of age as on August 2017.

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Application Details

The registration for UPSC SCRA 2017 will be done in two phases.

First, the candidate will need to visit the official website of UPSC SCRA i.e. www.upsconline.nic.in and click on the “Apply Online” link.

Fill up all the mandatory details to complete the Registration Part I.

After completing the Registration Part I, click on the “Save” and press “Continue” button to move to the next part.

Now register for part II, fill up your registration ID (received on your mail ID), date of birth, upload your scanned photograph and signature.

Make payment of application fee via online mode and take a print out of the application form after final submission.

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EXAMINATION FEES

Category

Fee structure

All other Candidates

Rs. 1,00/-

SC/ST/PWD

No Fee

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Exam Pattern

UPSC SCRA Exam Pattern

Part I

Paper

Subject

Duration

Marks

I

General Ability Test

2 Hours

200

II

Physical Sciences (Physics and Chemistry)

2 Hours

200

III

Mathematics

2 Hours

200

 

Total

 

600

Part II

Candidates who qualified in the Part I will be required to appear in the personality test of 200 marks.

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Counselling/Interview

Candidates who clear the written test will have to appear for a Personality Test.

The test will carry 200 marks.

Candidates will be selected for apprenticeships on the basis of written test and personality test.

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Exam Syllabus

Sections

Topics

General Ability

General Awareness

Current Affairs

Geography

History

Civics

Economics

Basic Biology

Physical Sciences

Biochemistry

Electromagnetic Induction

Polymers

Current & Electricity

Mathematics

Algebra

Trigonometry

Analytic Geometry

Differential Calculus

Integral Calculus

Differential Equations

Vectors

Statistics

Probability

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CAT Contact Details

Union Public Service Commission
Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road,
New Delhi - 110069

Ph: 011-23098543 / 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098591

Email: feedback-upsc@gov.in

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