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    Special Class Railway Apprentices Exam

    UPSC, on behalf of the Indian Railways conducts the SCRA Exam for the recruitment of Special Class Railway Apprentices. Those who clear the written test and the personal interview thereafter can work as Special Class Railway Apprentices. In the initial period, SCRA’s may have to complete four years training. Indian Railways will absorb professionals who successfully complete the training session. After completing the same, they can work as Class-1 officers in Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineering. With experience and by clearing certain tests, they can attain even top most designations like Chairman of Indian Railways.

    Structure and Pattern of the SCRA Exam

    The structure and pattern of the test will be of objective type. Questions will be from the XII CBSE or equivalent syllabus. In the test, there shall be questions on Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects of 10+2 level. In addition, there will be an English language test, common awareness and Psychological Test as part of the SCRA Exam.

    Qualification Criteria for the SCRA Exam

    Intermediates in Science streams are eligible to apply for the test. However, they must have completed the course with Mathematics. Aspirants should have scored first or second class in the qualifying exam. In addition, they should satisfy the physical standards of fitness. Applicants should be aged 17 and above so as to apply for the test, but they should not exceed 21 years of age as on the notification date.

    Application Procedure for the SCRA Exam

    Applicants can apply for the test through the online modes or by means of the offline procedures. They can procure forms for the test from the General Post Offices within India by remitting the form fee. They need to purchase the UPSC Common Application forms for this purpose. After appropriately filling the forms, applicants should submit it to the official address of UPSC prior to the last date. Other wise, they can submit the online forms, which are available in the UPSC site.

    Official Information on the SCRA Exam
    • Address: Controller of Examinations, Union Public Service Commission, Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi, Pin code -110069, India.
    • Website URL: http://www.upsc.gov.in/

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    Re: Special Class Railway Apprentices Exam

    I have applied online before the last date,
    Now i want to know my states of the application.
    kindly let me know the state to
    my mail ID: samala_r2003@yahoo.co.in.

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    Re: Special Class Railway Apprentices Exam

    please sir muze information dijiye ki SCRA ki exam kab aur kaha hai. mera holl-ticket kaha milega. mera registration- id 11109140204

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