RRB NTPC Syllabus 2022 (Mains & Prelims Exam Pattern)

Railway Recruitment Board Syllabus (RRB NTPC Syllabus 2022) 2022for Prelims and mains exam is given here. Here RRB Fill form is Railway Recruitment Board & NTPC Stands for Non-Technical Popular Category in Indian Railways. First of all, we will brief you about the RRB NTPC Exam pattern then we will discuss the RRB NTPC syllabus in detail. At end of this article, you can download RRB Non-technical exam syllabus pdf Because as per the exam pattern preparation becomes easy. Therefore we will follow these steps.

RRB NTPC Syllabus 2022

Railway NTPC Syllabus – Let’s know the syllabus in detail subject-wise. There is total 4 subjects in the preliminary and main exams. So here we are discussing each subject syllabus. Let me tell you RRB NTPC is recruiting for 9 posts.

For all of the posts, the RRB NTPC Exam pattern is the same and a written exam is conducted for each post. It means all the post aspirants need to appear for the exam pattern. But aptitude test and typing test is optional for a few posts and mandatory for a few posts. Let’s start RRB NTPC Prelims syllabus and Mains Syllabus (stage 2) branch-wise.

Exam Pattern for RRB NTPC (Non-Technical)

Both the rounds (Prelims & Mains) will have total 4 subjects. Only total number of questions and marks will differ.

RRB NTPC paper syllabus will have below subjects

  • General Awareness
  • Arithmetic (Quantitative Aptitude)
  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • English ( English is rarely asked in RRB NTPC exam)

You can look at the exam pattern to know how many marks each round carries.

Prelims Exam Pattern

Total Marks: 100 Marks

Negative Marking: Yes, 1/4 negative marking will be in stage 1 (prelims) exam.

Total Time: 90 Minutes

Mains exam pattern

Total Marks: 120 Marks

Negative Marking: Yes, 1/4 negative marking will be in stage 1 (prelims) exam.

Total Time: 120 Minutes

Note: RRB NTPC exam does not have a fix number of questions in each section. It is randomly asked in each exam so here you can have a close idea of how many questions can be asked.

RRB NTPC Section Wise Syllabus in detail

let’s look at the complete syllabus section-wise in detail.

General Awareness Syllabus (General Knowledge)

Majorly in GS, two chapters will be asked. The below chart (table) is showing General Awareness Syllabus.

  1. General Science (18-20 questions will be asked)
  2. Current Affairs (National & International) / General Awareness (30-40 questions)

General Science

  • Environment (1-2)
  • Living Organisms(0-1)
  • Life Processes in Organisms & Plants(0-1)
  • Heredity & Evolution(1-2)
  • Natural Resources(0-1)
  • Atoms And Molecules(1-2)
  • Chemical Reactions And Equations(1-2)
  • Acids, Bases And Salts(1-2)
  • Metals And Non-Metals(1-2)
  • Periodic Table(2-3)
  • Force And Laws Of Motion(0-1)
  • Work And Energy(0-1)
  • Sound(0-1)
  • Light(0-1)
  • Electricity(0-1)
  • Sources Of Energy(1-2)
  • Diseases, Reasons And Cures(1-2)
  • Improvement In Food Resources(1-2)

General Awareness

  • Economics(4-5)
  • Current Affairs(3-4)
  • Geography((3-4)
  • History(3-4)
  • Polity(4-5)
  • Computer(1-2)
  • Sports(3-5)
  • Literature(1-3)
  • Awards(2-3)
  • Books and Authors(2-3)
  • Miscellaneous(4-6)

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

The quantitative section is scoring and considered easy to solve. Those who have a good catch on mathematics can score good marks. Some questions are tricky so avoid attempting them if you are finding it difficult to solve.

  • Simplification (4-5 questions)
  • Questions on Interest (1-2 questions)
  • Percentage Problems (2-3 questions)
  • Ratio and Proportion (1-2 questions)
  • Average (2-3 questions)
  • Problems on Ages (1-2 questions)
  • Speed, Time and Distance (1-2 questions)
  • Algebra (1-2 questions)
  • Profit and Loss (2-3 questions)
  • Number Series (2-3 questions)
  • Mensuration (1-2 questions)
  • Time and Work (1-2 questions)
  • Mixture problems (1-2 questions)

General Intelligence & Reasoning Syllabus

here comes the reasoning and general intelligence syllabus for RRB NTPC exam. This section is scoring and less time-consuming. So you can easily score good marks.

  • Classification (0-2 questions)
  • Analogy (0-2 questions)
  • Series problems (1-3 questions)
  • Coding Decoding (0-2 questions)
  • Blood Relations (0-2 questions)
  • Clock and Calendar (0-2 questions)
  • Ordering & Ranking (0-2 questions)
  • Directions & Distances (0-2 questions)
  • Arranging words in Meaningful order (0-2 questions)
  • Word formation (0-2 questions)
  • Missing Number (0-2 questions)
  • Venn diagram (0-2 questions)
  • Puzzle (0-2 questions)
  • Non Verbal Reasoning (0-3 questions)

English Syllabus

As earlier mentioned, the English syllabus is rarely asked in RRB NTPC Syllabus and there is no defined set of chapters and questions in English. But there are a few topics which are asked frequently. let’s know them.

Main topics in English,

  • Fill in the Blanks
  • One Word Substitution
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Spellings and sentence correction

RRB NTPC Post wise syllabus

We have discussed the syllabus for the below 9 posts in detail.

  • Commercial Apprentice (CA)
  • Traffic Apprentice (TA)
  • Asst Station Master (ASM)
  • Senior Clerk-Cum-Typist
  • Enquiry-Cum-Reservation-clerk
  • Goods Guard Selection
  • Junior Accounts Assistant
  • Traffic Asst
  • Senior Time Keeper

That’s all on RRB NTPC Syllabus 2022 Prelims and Mains in Railway exam. Please comment if any questions. Our team will reply with an appropriate solution at the earliest.

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