UPSC SCRA 2014 Online Application Form SCRA Exam 2014:
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) i
nvites Online Applications from the candidates from all parts of India for appearing in SCRA Exam 2014. UPSC conducts Special Class Railway Apprentice (SCRA)
Exam every year to recruit the young talented students in the Indian Railways. UPSC released Notification dated October 5th, 2013 for SCRA Examination. The aspiring candidates must submit their respective Applications on or before November 4th, 2013. UPSC would conduct the SCRA Exam 2014 on January 12, 2014.
To crack SCRA exam,
the applicants must have sufficient knowledge about the Online Applications, Examination Date, Syllabus and Exam pattern
SCRA Online Application Form 2014
Following is the schedule for completing the Online Applications and Examination:
Name of Examination: SCRA Exam, 2014
Date of Notification: 05.10.2013
Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 04.11.2013
Date of Commencement of Exam: 12.01.2014
Duration of Examination: 1 Day
Over lacs of candidates shall appear in SCRA Examination 2014 too.
The exam serves as an entry pass for those students aspiring for admission to Under Graduate programme in Mechanical Engineering at the Indian Railways Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering in Jamalpur. It is one of the oldest and reputed technical institutes.
After the completion of four years Apprentice course, the candidates are recruited at higher position in Indian Railway, where they stand bright chances to grab the post of Group A Officers.
Candidates applying for SCRA Exam, 2014, should be between 17 to 21 years.
Candidates having first/second class 12th in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) are eligible to apply for SCRA.
The candidates are required to pay a sum of Rs. 100 either by depositing the money in cash at State Bank of India and its allied branches or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur, State Bank of Hyderabad, State Bank of Mysore, State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Travancore or by using any Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card. (SC, ST, female students and physically handicapped students are exempted from payment of fee).
Before filling the online application form, candidate should make sure that he/she has his/her latest photo and signature duly scanned in the jpg format.
For any clarifications, the candidates are advised to visit UPSC’s official website.
The online application form comprises of two stages i.e. Part I and Part II. Candidates are required to complete the forms according to the instructions mentioned in the site through drop down menus.
SCRA’s Written exam that comprises Three papers is as follows;
Paper I shall contain English proficiency, General Knowledge and Psychological Test;
Paper II shall include Physics and Chemistry; and
Paper III is based on Mathematics.
For a detailed Syllabus on the subjects, candidates are advised to visit UPSC’s official website;
SCRA General Knowledge Syllabus
SCRA Physics Syllabus SCRA Chemistry SyllabusSCRA Mathematics Syllabus
The exam will have three papers as mentioned above. Each paper will be of 200 marks, The papers in all the subjects will comprise Objective (Multiple Choice Answers) Type questions only. The Question Papers (Test Booklets) will be set in English only.
UPSC SCRA Preparation
SCRA is a difficult exam, hence, it is too hard to crack. Some of the useful tips to crack SCRA exam necessitates the aspiring candidates to have best study materials that cover the entire portion for the exam. It would be even better if the candidates regain touch of the basics that have been taught at 10+2 level. For General Knowledge / General Awareness and Current Affairs, it is advisable for the candidates to read newspapers, magazines and national journals. For Mathematics Paper, the candidates must practice problems from 12th textbooks. For the General English Paper, the candidates can study the best English Grammar to practice and revise the basic rules of English Grammar, refer to world class dictionary to build vocabulary, Civil Services examination handbook.
Solved Answer Papers
The candidates willing to appear in the SCRA Examination, 2014, are advised to access to the official website of UPSC to practice more exercises with the help of the Previous Years’ Solved Papers. It will assist the candidates to make better preparations for cracking their SCRA Exams with the highest scores.
We would advise the candidates to bookmark our page to keep themselves updated with more updates, such as, download SCRA, 2014 e-Admit Cards, intimation on Previous Years Solved Papers, Cut Off Marks, Set wise Solved papers, Results declaration or or any other unexpected changes in the announcement made by UPSC. As is well-known, the Union Public Service Commission has its official website www.upsc.gov.in.
Best of Luck for your SCRA Exam, 2014!