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SCRA is an entrance exam to directly in the Indian Railways on better posts. SCRA stands for Special Class Railway Apprentice. This is a golden opportunity for all the candidates to make a guaranteed career with Indian railway. This year SCRA will release 42 posts for the 2018-19 session. So the applicants should be up to date for this exam. UPSC has all over the charge of SCRA.
Important Note: Now UPSC is not organising the exam. We are waiting for the next update from the railway department or from railway minister. We will update you as soon as possible according to official updates about SCRA.
Frequently Asked Questions
Question: I want to appear in SCRA kindly tell me the dates?
SCRA i.e., Special Class Railway Apprentice, a recruitment exam which used to be conducted earlier by UPSC has been discontinued since 2018. There is no update regarding the same yet.
Question: Kindly tell me if there is an alternative to SCRA?
You can appear in Engineering Services Examination (ESE) which can get you admission in Indian Railway Services in Mechanical Engineering (IRSME).
Questions: Who conducts Engineering Services Examination? What is its schedule?
ESE or Engineering Services Examination is conducted by UPSC. It is conducted in January month.
SCRA 2018 Application Form
SCRA application forms are issued by Indian Railway. This is a way to enter in the Mechanical Engineering department of Indian railway by qualifying this exam. Candidates can apply for the exam on or before December 2017. The candidates can go to the official portal of Indian Railway for this purpose. Candidate can make a phone contact on the Toll-free numbers provided by the Authority. Check SSC MTS 2019 Application Form.
SCRA 2018 Application Fee
There are 100 rupees will be paid for as the application fee using Net-Banking/ Credit Card or other online methods. Check Top Engineering Colleges in India.
SCRA 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Age: The candidate should be in between the age of 17 to 21 years in January 2018. The age relaxation criteria are there for reserved categories. For SC/ST 5 years, for OBC 3 years, For defence service 3 years and for Ex-serviceman/ Millatry services 5 years. All should be according to acts of Indian Governments.
- The candidate should pass in 12th class with maths as a compulsory subject along with Physics or chemistry as a choice subject. What will I do after XIIth class?
- The applicant should have the minimum 2nd division in 12th class.
- The candidate who passed the exams in the first year of 3 year degree program with the minimum 2nd division.
- All the candidates are eligible who are in the first year of graduation, that is passed the exam of the first year.
- Candidates who are passed in Pre- Engineering with at least 2nd division are also going for this exam.
SCRA 2018 Examination Pattern and Syllabus
- Negative Marking: Surely there is negative marking in SCRA 2018.
- Mode: The mode of examination will be offline. Use of black ball pen is there, no other pen is allowed.
- Exam Pattern: The exam will be held in two parts. The first part will be a written exam of 600 marks. This will contain English, General Knowledge, and Psychology.
The 2nd exam will be of Physical Science of 200 marks. The duration of exam will be 2 hours. After that, the Exam of Mathematics is there. This exam will also be of 2 hours and of 200 marks.
Syllabus: The syllabus for SCRA exam will be followed the syllabus of XIth and XIIth class including Physics, Chemistry, and Maths as the main subjects. Check Mechanical Engineering.
SCRA 2018 Schedule and Important Dates
The most excepted examination schedule will be given below at best of our knowledge:
|Sr. No.||Events and Schedule||Related Dates|
|2||SCRA Application 2018 Last Date||Last week of December 2018|
|3||SCRA Admit Card 2018 will available on||Updated soon (TBA)|
|4||SCRA Examination date||Updated soon (TBA)|
|5||SCRA Result declaration||Updated soon (TBA)|
|6||SCRA Counselling will start on||Updated soon (TBA)|
All the details will be updated soon as per the further release of notification by the authority.
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