RRB Non-Technical Syllabus 2018 Exam Pattern, RRB NTPC 2018 Online Test Series

By | February 5, 2018

Railway RRB Non-Technical Exam Syllabus 2018: The Railway Recruitment Board will release many vacancies across the entire country and the eligible candidates can simply apply for Railway RRB Non-Technical Recruitment. RRB NTPC exam 2018 will be held from March 2018 to April 2018. RRB Non-technical Syllabus 2018 releasing here. Check details about RRB Non-technical exam for Senior Clerk-cum-Typist, Commercial Apprentice, Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-Typist, Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk, Traffic Apprentice, Goods Guard, Assistant Station Master, Traffic Assistant & Senior Keeper posts.

Indian Railway NTPC Syllabus

The candidates who are looking for some superficial guidelines for getting through the RRB Exam 2018 first need to make themselves mentally and technically strong with qualitative and quantitative analysis. The candidates have to follow the official site to download the PDF format of the Railway RRB Exam Syllabus 2018. It’s a great opportunity for the applicants to get their job assured in the Indian Railways, they only need to open their mind and study the related syllabus deeply with some basic technical and non-technical concepts.

RRB Non-Technical Syllabus 2018, Asst Station Master and Good Guard Syllabus

The RRB  syllabus is neither very wide nor too small, as it comprises a special pattern of syllabus, which can be easily cleared out with daily practice. It’s not like that after one-week study applicants will clear the exam, it needs a scheduled regular study for covering the whole syllabus for a month or two. RRB Exam Syllabus comprises of the following sections:

  • General Knowledge GK Syllabus: 20 Marks
  • Arithmetic Ability Syllabus: 25 Marks
  • General Intelligence Syllabus: 25 Marks
  • General Science Syllabus: 30 Marks

RRB Non-Technical Exam Pattern: To get selected for any RRB Non-Technical post, all the applicants will have to go through a two-step recruitment process, which include:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Personnel Interview

We can also see a detailed exam pattern of RRB NTPC CBT Exam Pattern in the table shown below:

Subjects No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Knowledge



90 Minutes
Arithmetic Ability



General Intelligence



General Science






RRB Syllabus General Knowledge: 
This section includes the knowledge regarding the following topics:

  • Indian History
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian Geography
  • Current Affairs (National & International)
  • Indian Politics
  • Indian Railways (Facts & Figures, Background, History)
  • Indian Culture & Heritage
  • Indian Constitution
  • Science & Technology

RRB Syllabus Arithmetic Ability: This portion consists of mathematical and quantitative skills which cover the mathematical topics from the start of education till the graduation. It simply includes the following topics:

  • Time and Work
  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graphs, Pie Charts, Line Graphs, Tables etc)
  • Pipe and Cistern
  • Speed Calculation
  • Profit and Loss
  • Time and Distance (Boats & Streams, Trains etc)
  • Linear/Quadratic Equations
  • Averages
  • Simplification
  • Margins and Discounts
  • Problems on Age
  • Area & Volume
  • Simple/Compound Interest

RRB Syllabus General Intelligence: This section is about Multiple choice and Objective type which consists:

  • Analogy
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Classification of Odd pair
  • Syllogism
  • Decision Making
  • Blood Relation
  • Problem Solving
  • Equality/Inequality
  • Puzzles/Complex Arrangements
  • Statement Interference
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Verbal & Visual Analysis
  • Eligibility Test
  • Sitting/Circular Arrangements
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Direction Sense
  • Statement Argument
  • Visual Reasoning (Pattern Detection, Hidden Images, Embedded Images, Mirror Images, Figure Matrix etc.)

RRB Syllabus General Science: This section generally include topics from NCERT books, which covers:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Environmental Studies

RRB Syllabus Reasoning Ability: It comprises the identification of the hidden sequence and series in the question and to conclude the reasoning behind the series of events.

  • Verbal Reasoning: Number Series, Test of Direction Sense, Number Ranking, Age Calculation Problems, Alphabet Series, Blood Relations, Coding-Decoding, Arithmetical Reasoning, Decision Making, Analogy
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning: Mirror Images, Non-Verbal Series, Embedded Figures, Grouping Identical Figures, Cubes and Dice

RRB Syllabus General English: This includes the Grammar and Comprehension section in which grammar based questions, including Fill in the blanks,  One word for phrases, Synonyms-Antonyms, Idioms & Phrases etc.

Railway Recruitment Exam 2018 Syllabus

The Railway Recruitment Board is soon going to Conduct the RRB Non-technical Exam 2018 across the entire country in all of the 21 RRB’s. Candidates from all the states are suggested to follow the official site for more wide and clear explanation regarding the upcoming RRB Non-technical Exam Pattern.

6 thoughts on “RRB Non-Technical Syllabus 2018 Exam Pattern, RRB NTPC 2018 Online Test Series

    1. R360 Team Post author

      Hello Babitha,
      Currently, there is no official information available regarding this, still, we are continuously trying to keep you updated with every essential detail.

  1. sanoj sahani

    RRB Non-Technical NTPC Exame kitne language me hota hai,hindi language me hota hai ya nahi

  2. Prattipati Rammohan

    good ofternoon sir, rrb secunderabad notification details ,please send me sir

  3. Varun kumar

    I am pursuing bsc . i am interested un railway field . which post is correct for me.


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