RRB conduct the online examination for various posts. RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016 for the post of CEN No. 03/2015 are Assistant Station Master (ASM),Commercial Apprentice (CA), Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk (ECRC), Goods Guard, Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist (JAA), Senior Clerk cum Typist (SCT), Traffic Assistant (TA) & Senior Time Keeper (STK). RRB recruitment on 18252 non-technical vacancies to provide technical services in the railway department.

RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016:-

RRB NTPC Exam is based on the written examination which includes multiple choices objective type question like all other competitive examination. The time duration of written examination is 1 Hour 30 Minutes and total numbers of question 100 will be in RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016. In RRB NTPC Exam the negative marking of 1/3 marks for each question. RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016 Consist following subjects to the different question like as:-

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S. No.
Name of the Subject
No. Of Questions
Time Duration
General Awareness (GK)
1 Hour 30Minutes (90 Minutes)
Arithmetic/ Math
General Science
General Intelligence/Reasoning

1.General Awareness/GK:-

Approx 20% question in RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016 asked from this Section. Most of the 70% questions in this section will come directly from the Newspaper. If you are aware of daily current news, events and activities in India with the daily newspaper.You can easily score well in this part if you read the daily newspaper and Current Affairs of last 6 months. GK Paper covers most of the part with current affairs so focus on it seriously especially related to Banking & Finance Sector. The question in this section is asked from the following topics:-

  current affairs, Major finance/ Economic news, budget & five-year plans, who is who, sports, books & honours, science, important days, national and international organisations. Marketing, Awards & Finance, Agriculture, Banking Terms, RBI Functions etc.

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2. Arithmetic Aptitude/Maths:-

Approxmently 25% question in RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016 asked from this Section.This section contains all topics of Maths. The Most of the Question  Based on the 10th Class level. The Major Topics are:-

  Number System, HCF/ LCM, Simplification, Decimal fractions, Problems on Sharing, Bar-diagram, Ratio & Proportions, Percentage, Time & Distance, Time & Work, Profit & Loss, Average, Simple & compound interest, Mensuration, Data interpretation.


3.General Science:-

Approximately 25% question in RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016 asked from this Section.This Section Contain Basic level general science Question. The question in this part is asked from the following topics:-

  Physics, Environmental Studies, Chemistry, Biology.

4.General Intelligence/Reasoning:-

This Section Contain Verbal & Non-Verbal related question. These questions are based on Normal IQ level. Most of 30% question in RRB NTPC Exam Syllabus 2016 asked from this Section.

  Verbal: – Number series, Alphabet, Test of Direction Sense, Arithmetical Reasoning, Problem based on Age calculation, Blood relations and Analogy sections, Coding-Decoding, Number Ranking.


  Non-Verbal: –  Non-verbal series, Mirror images, Cubes & Dice, Grouping identical figures, Embedded figures etc.