Special Class Railway Apprentices (SCRA) Paper Set

SCRA is one of the important exams organized by Union Public Service Commission and the exam is held every year, and it is the entry pass for the student who prefers to get admission undergraduate programme in Mechanical Engineering. The student gets job opportunities in Indian Railway after completion of the course.

Yearly, lakhs of students takes SCRA exam to get job opportunities in Indian railway. SCRA is the important exam for the student who wishes to get suitable jobs in Mechanical Engineering Department in Railway every year candidate will be selected based on the SCRA exam score.

Eligibility criteria:

Educational Qualification: The candidate who have passed in the first or second division they are eligible to apply for this exam or the candidate need to get pass mark in an equivalent examination conducted by the university or Board approved by the Government of India.

Nationality: To take SCRA exam candidate need to have Indian citizenship.

Age Limits: Candidate should be aged between 17 to 21 years. Relaxation is also available based on caste, and it will be provided based on rules and regulations. Age limit is relaxable up to three years for OBC and five years for ST and SC candidates.

Exam Pattern And Duration: In general, this exam will be conducted in 2 parts and the exam duration will be two hours.

Part 1: Part 1 is written examination that contains three papers,

Paper 1: General Ability Test

Paper 2: Physical Sciences that includes Physics and Chemistry

Paper 3: Mathematics

In general, all the papers consist of objective multiple type questions and this also includes negative marking. The question paper provided in English only, totally first part carries 600 marks.

Part 2: The second part covers personality test and this part carries 200 marks it is applicable for the candidate who has qualified in the written examination. Candidates need to complete two phases of registration to take the exam.

Application fee: All the candidates need to pay application fees Rs 100. SC, ST, PH and female candidates no need to pay any application fee.

In general, every candidate pays close attention to score more marks in the exams. In order to get proper idea about the exam you can download SCRA English-comprehension paper set, SCRA General Intelligence and Reasoning paper set at our website.



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