Candidates are requested to ensure their eligibility before applying for the exam
|Important Dates for SCRA 2014 exam|
|Date of issue of Notification||5 October 2013|
|Last date of submission of application forms||4 November 2013|
|Date of exam||12 January 2014|
SCRA’s (Special Class Railway Apprentices’) next written exam will be held on 12 January 2014 according to the latest notification issued by UPSC. Candidates will be competing for recruitment to the post of Special Class Apprentices in Indian Railway in Mechanical Department. Although the date for the exam can be changed later by the commission. Candidates are required to register themselves for the exam online. Registration consists of two parts. Links to start the registration process are given below. Make sure to fill in the online application form very carefully and check for the educational qualifications and other eligibilities asked by the commission for the exam. Link to register will be active till midnight of 4th of November 2013.
e-Admit cards for the exam will also be available online. Candidates who would have successfully applied by 4th of November 2013 and will be eligible for the exam, will be able to download the e-Admit cards about three weeks before the commencement of exam. Now make sure that the date of conduct of SCRA can be changed any time by UPSC.
Selection procedure will consist of two parts. The written exam followed by the Personality test interview. Only the candidates who will qualify the written exam will be called for interview which will be worth 200 marks. Written exam on the other hand will be worth 600 marks with negative marking penalty and will consists of following exam pattern:
Following are the links for both part of registration and the official notification. Please make sure to go through the official notification before applying for the exam as it contains information on important aspects of the exam including exam syllabus for written exam, eligibility criteria, exam fee and more.
|Important Links for SCRA 2014 exam|
|Click here for official notification|