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SCRA 2015

Special Class Railway Apprentice (SCRA) is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) on behalf of Indian Railways for four years of apprenticeship. On successfully completing the same, SCRA are absorbed as a Class-1 officers in Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineering (IRSME).

UPSC - SCRA Exam Guide

UPSC - SCRA Exam Guide
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SCRA Important Dates

  • Notification Date: 11 October, 2014
  • Last Date to Apply: 7 November, 2014
  • SCRA Exam Date: 18 January, 2015

SCRA Eligibility

Educational Qualification: You must have passed in the first or second division, the Intermediate or an equivalent examination of a university or Board approved by the Government of India with Mathematics and at least one of the subjects Physics and Chemistry as subjects of the examination.

Age Limit: Your age should be between 17 to 21 years as on 1st January of the exam year. Upper age limit is relaxable for 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC.

SCRA Exam Pattern

Part I is written examination carrying a maximum of 600 marks. Part II is personality test carrying a maximum of 200 marks in respect of only those candidates who are declared qualified on the results of written examination.

SCRA Paper Subject Duration Marks
Paper I General Ability Test 2 Hours 200
Paper II Physical Sciences 2 Hours 200
Paper III Mathematics 2 Hours 200
Total 600

The papers in all the subjects consists of objective multiple-type questions. There is negative marking also.

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#77 Madhav Mohan 2014-10-01 22:42
sir..
i m currently studying in b.tech 2nd year....
i will be eligible for s.c.r.a 2015exam or not????
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#76 Madhav Mohan 2014-10-01 22:40
sir,
i m currently studying in b.tech 2nd sem,
sir,i will be eligible for giving giving s.c.r.a 2015 exam or not???
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#75 karthik989890 2014-09-28 14:38
how to apply for this exam can you plaease tell me
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#74 madhu00 2014-09-25 10:07
Quoting Shubhankar Das:
I'am currently studying in class 12th and will give the board examination for the same in march 2015,please tell me will I be eligible to give the january 2015 exam or not?
It should also be noted that I satisfy the minimum age limit for the exam.

YES
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#73 NVSRNIKHIL 2014-09-20 14:05
SIR,Now i am studying II year intermediate, exams march 2015. So, i am eligible or not
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#72 NVSRNIKHIL 2014-09-20 14:02
Quoting Sai Aravind:
Sir
Now I am studying Intermediate second year. Please inform whether I am eligible to write the exam in January 2015 or not ?

Quoting Sai Aravind:
Sir
Now I am studying Intermediate second year. Please inform whether I am eligible to write the exam in January 2015 or not ?

Quoting Sai Aravind:
Sir
Now I am studying Intermediate second year. Please inform whether I am eligible to write the exam in January 2015 or not ?

Quoting Shubhankar Das:
I'am currently studying in class 12th and will give the board examination for the same in march 2015,please tell me will I be eligible to give the january 2015 exam or not?
It should also be noted that I satisfy the minimum age limit for the exam.

i am studying intermediate in II year exams on March 2015. So i am eligibe or notl
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#71 Shubhankar Das 2014-09-19 14:12
I'am currently studying in class 12th and will give the board examination for the same in march 2015,please tell me will I be eligible to give the january 2015 exam or not?
It should also be noted that I satisfy the minimum age limit for the exam.
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#70 giridhar omkar 2014-09-17 20:05
Dear students ,
scra 2015 is for inter, 10+2 passed and admitted in degree 1st yr or in any year
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#69 Sai Aravind 2014-09-14 12:03
Sir
Now I am studying Intermediate second year. Please inform whether I am eligible to write the exam in January 2015 or not ?
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#68 vharshit 2014-09-01 14:19
i am currently studying in 12th std. and will give my boards in march 2015 so will i be eligible to give the test on 18th jan. 2015.
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