UPSC SCRA 2013 Exam Syllabus, Pattern, Sample Papers Free download

UPSC SCRA 2013 Exam Syllabus, Pattern, Sample Papers Free download , Admit card, Hall ticket download, Admission Certificate, Answer key, Mark sheet 

Here in this web post we have had provided the details about the  Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination 2013 that is slated to happen on January 2013.

Also you would be able to find the info about the UPSC SCRA Exam 2013 Hall ticket, Admit card download and the Answer key solutions, Cut off marks and the solved paper analysis . Follow the below link to find the appropriate info about the same.


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SCRA Exam 2013 Pattern:-

The SCRA (Special Class Railway Apprentices) exam is conducted according to the following pattern:

Part I:- Written Examination, carrying maximum of 600 marks in the subjects as given below.

Part II:- Personality Test carrying a maximum of 200 marks in respect of only those candidates who are declared qualified on the results of written examination.

Part – I of the exam pattern of SCRA EXAM comprises of the following papers:

Paper I:- General Ability Test (English, General knowledge and Psychological Test) – 2 hours and is conducted for 200 marks.

Paper II:- Physical science (Physics and Chemistry) – 2 hours duration and is conducted for 200 marks.

Paper III:-
 Mathematics – 2 hours duration and is conducted for 200 marks.

The papers in all the Subjects will consist of objective type questions only. The question papers (Test Booklets) are set in English only. In the question papers, wherever necessary, questions involving the Metric System of Weights and Measures only will be set.

Question Papers is approximately of the Intermediate standard.

Part – II Personality Test:- Personality Test carrying a maximum of 200 marks in respect of only those candidates who are declared qualified on the results of written examination. Each candidate will be interviewed by a Board who will have before them a record of his career both academic and extramural. They will be asked questions on matters of general interest. Special attention will be paid to assessing their potential qualities of leadership, initiative and intellectual curiosity, tact and other social qualities , mental and physical energy, power of practical application and integrity of character.

SCRA Exam Syllabus 2012:-

General Ability Test:-

English:- Unseen passages, advertisement and notices, invitations and replies, business or official letters, jumbled sentences, sentence correction and paragraph completion, Idiomatic Usage, Subject and Verb agreement, Vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, passive, nouns, adjectives, verbs and proverbs, articles direct and indirect speech, Clause Correction

General Knowledge:- Man and his environment, Solar system and the earth, Seasons, Climate, Weather, History, Politics and Society in India, Constitution of India and its characteristic features, India’s foreign policy and non-alignment, Broad features of Indian social system, Social disorganization in India, Money.

Psychological Test:- Introduction to Psychology, Methods of Psychology, The Bases of Human Behavior, Human Development, Sensory and Perceptual Processes, Learning, Human Memory, Language and thought, Motivation and Emotion, Reasoning.

Physical Science:-

Physics:- Length measurements, Time and Mass, velocity and acceleration, Newton’s laws of motion, Coefficient of friction, Equilibrium of bodies under action of forces, Mass and Weight, Temperature and its measurement, Reflection and refraction of light, Electric current, Magnetic effect of current, Chemical effects of current, Production, properties and uses of X-rays, Radioactivity.

Chemistry:- Atomic structure, Chemical Bonding, Energy changes in a chemical reaction, Chemical Equilibria and rates of reactions, Solutions, Electro-Chemistry, Oxidation, Natural and Artificial Radioactivity, Brief Treatment of Elements and their industrially important compounds, Hydrogen, Metallurgical Processes, Tetrahedral nature of carbon, General methods of preparation, Halogen derivatives, Hydroxy Compounds, Ethers; Diethyl ether, Aldehydes and ketones, Nitro compounds amines, Carboxylic acid, Esters, Polymers, Nonstructural treatment of Carbohydrates.

 Algebra, Matrices and Determinants, Trigonometry, Analytic Geometry (two dimensions), Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus and Differential equations, Vectors and its applications, Statistics and probability.

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7 Responses to “UPSC SCRA 2013 Exam Syllabus, Pattern, Sample Papers Free download”


  2. nishant says:

    hello admin ……..really need your help ……searching for last 4 years scra’s papers solution but cudnt find any where ……so pls try to provide link for the same ………if u cud provide only the ans key that wud also do nt necessarily solutions…..

  3. dushyant says:

    i want solutions of last 5 year question papers it would be great if u provide me with the same thanks

  4. saloni says:

    i am searching for solutions of previous years question paper but to no avail..
    where can i find them..?

  5. Himesh says:

    sir m searching 4 answr key of previous year scra question paper…. but cudnt find it… plzz help me…

  6. LAKSHMI says:

    plz send me the solns of scra question paper

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