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RRB NTPC Exam Pattern 2020 (CEN 01/2019); Check Exam Paper Pattern for CBT 1, CBT 2 Here

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Nov 4, 2020

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Railway Recruitment Board Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) is a recruitment exam conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) to recruit the candidates for the posts that come under the RRB NTPC category. The posts under RRB NTPC are as follows, Commercial apprentice (CA), Enquiry cum reservation clerk (ECRC), Goods guard, Traffic Apprentice (TA), Junior accounts assistant cum Typist (JAA), Senior clerk cum typist, Assistant station master (ASM), Station Master in Production Units of Indian Railways and various Zonal Railways, etc. 

RRB conducts these NTPC exams in 2 stages, that is CBT 1 and CBT 2. Each of these CBTs has a different exam pattern. As per the previous notification issued by RRB, the RRB NTPC Stage 1 CBT 2019 Exam was postponed and rescheduled to December 15, 2020. The said exam will be conducted in online mode. However, the exam date for RRB NTPC Stage 2 CBT 2019 Exam hasn't been released yet.  Candidates must know the RRB NTPC Exam Pattern so that they can easily prepare for the upcoming RRB NTPC exams. Check the description below to know about the RRB NTPC Exam Pattern for both CBT 1 and CBT 2. 

Check: RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Dates (Announced), Exam Pattern, Syllabus Admit Card, and Vacancies 

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern 2020: CBT 1 

The candidates have to mandatorily undergo the computer-based tests conducted by RRB, in order to get recruited for their desired posts. Check the table below to know about the RRB NTPC Stage 1 - CBT Exam Pattern 2020. 

Name of the Exam  RRB NTPC Stage 1 CBT exam 2019 
Organization Name  RRB 
Exam Date  December 15, 2020 
Exam Duration  90 Minutes 
PWD candidates will get 120 minutes 
Exam Mode  Online 
Sections  3 sections
Question Paper Type  Objective Type (MCQs) 
Total Question  100 Questions 
Question Mark 100 Marks 
Marking Scheme  Each correct answer - 1 mark awarded 
Negative Marking  Each wrong answer - ⅓ marks deducted 

RRB NTPC CBT 1 Exam: Section-wise Analysis 

Subjects No. Of. Questions  Marks per Section 
General Awareness 40 40
Mathematics  30 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30
Total  100 100

Check: RRB NTPC: Admit Card to be released in December; Check Full Details Here 

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern 2020: CBT 2 

Candidates who qualify for the CBT round 1 are eligible to appear for the RRB NTPC CBT round 2 exams These candidates are 20 times more than the availability of the vacancies. Check the description below to know about the RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam. 

Name of the Exam  RRB NTPC Stage 2 CBT exam 2019 
Organization Name  RRB 
Exam Date  To be notified 
Exam Duration  90 Minutes 
PWD candidates will get 120 minutes 
Exam Mode  Online 
Sections  3 sections
Question Paper Type  Objective Type (MCQs) 
Total Question  120 Questions 
Question Mark 120 Marks 
Marking Scheme  Each correct answer - 1 mark awarded 
Negative Marking  Each wrong answer - ⅓ marks deducted 

RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam: Section-wise Analysis

Subjects No. Of. Questions  Marks per Section 
General Awareness 50 50
Mathematics  35 35
General Intelligence and Reasoning 35 35
Total  120 120

RRB NTPC CBT 1 & CBT 2 Exam: Qualifying Marks

Candidates are required to score minimum cut-off marks in both CBT stage 1 and 2 exams in order to be eligible for the next selection round i.e Skill Test/ Aptitude Test followed by the Document Verification round. Go through the table below to know the category wise cutoff marks. 

Category  Minimum Qualifying Cutoffs Marks 
UR & EWS 40%
OBC/SC  30%
ST 25%

RRB NTPC 2020: Selection Process

There are 4 stages in the RRB NTPC recruitment selection process, which must be cleared by the students. The four stages are as follows, 

  • Stage 1 - CBT 1 
  • Stage 2 - CBT 2 
  • Stage 3 - Skill Test / Aptitude Test 
  • Stage 4 - Document Verification 

Candidates who qualify all the four rounds will be eligible to appear for the medical exams that will be conducted in the railway’s hospital. Those who pass the medical rounds will be eligible for the RRB final appointment. 

Also Check: RRB Chennai to Issue NTPC 2020 Admit Cards Soon; Check Full Details Here 

Check the latest railway recruitment news here 

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

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