RRB Ministerial & Isolated Categories Exam Pattern 2019: Railway Recruitment Board conducts the examination(s) for the recruitment of 1665 RRB Ministerial & Isolated Categories vacancies 2019. The candidates who have applied or aspiring to apply, must know about the type of examinations to be conducted for this recruitment and their patterns or schemes. We have provided the latest RRB Ministerial & Isolated Categories Exam Scheme details i.e. No of papers, Duration of the Exam, Maximum no of questions and their marks on the page below based on the information provided by the selection board.
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Railway Recruitment Board has released the notification for the recruitment of 1665 RRB Ministerial & Isolated Categories vacancies.
RRB MINISTERIAL & ISOLATED CATEGORIES Exam Pattern Details:
The selection process will be completed in two phases/steps: Phase I, Phase II
(Except for CBT of Junior Stenographer/Hindi & English posts,
The question paper for the Junior Stenographer (Hindi) &Junior Stenographer
(English) will consist of two parts only. The subjects of the paper for CBT, No. of
questions, the time allowed, the maximum marks for each subject will be as
|Subject / Paper Title||Max. Questions||Max. Marks|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||15||15|
Part-I Questions of the General Awareness portion shall be from the syllabus of
Mathematics, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness and
General Science as mentioned in above para 13.8.
This portion needs to be translated in regional Languages as per extant
|SUBJECT / Title ( Duration :- 90 Minutes )||NO Of Questions||Total Marks |
|Hindi or English
Part-II (Either Hindi or English as per option filled up in application form) The
questions shall be designed to check the language skill and knowledge of
Hindi/English including grammar. This portion needt be translated in regional
Languages. The syllabus of the questions to be asked in this part is given at
Annexure VIII to IX.
In addition to CBT thereshall be Shorthand Test, which will carry 300 marks.
Candidates equal to 10 times the number of vacancies, based on the merit of
CBT, will be called for Shorthand Test (Stenography Skill Test).
The candidates have to pass Stenography Skill Test as per criteria mentioned
|English ||80 words per
minute (wpm)||10 minutes ||50 minutes|
|Hindi||80 words per
minute (wpm)||10 minutes ||65 minutes|
Important Notes :
- There shall be negative marking for incorrect answer in
CBTs. Deduction of 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be made
for each wrong answer.
- Marks will be normalized for all the stages of exam
involving multiple sessions. Marks will be normalized as per the formulae given
in Para No. 14.0 & 14.1 of this Notice.
- RRB-wise shortlisting of candidates for DV will
be based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT. The shortlisting for
Stenography Skill Test/Translation Test shall be to the extent of 10 times
vacancies based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT. The shortlisting for
Performance Test/Teaching Skill Test for the posts of school teachers shall be
2- 1/2 (2.5) times the number of vacancies based on the merit of the candidates
in the CBT. In case where more than one candidate obtains marks equal to cut
off point, they will all be called for Performance Test/Teaching Skill Test even if
the number of candidates called for Performance Test/Teaching Skill Test
becomes more than 2 - 1/2 (2.5) times.