Railway Recruitment Exam Syllabus

Railways recruitment ALP/ Technician 2020 Syllabus

Railways recruitment ALP/ Technician 2020 syllabus consists of some basic aptitude subjects like Mathematics, General Awareness, Logical Reasoning, etc. In the First Stage, the Railways recruitment ALP/ Technician 2020 syllabus is the same for both ALP and Technician post. The subjects that are included in the exam are General Awareness and General Intelligence and Reasoning Mathematics and General Science. For the second stage, a section called Basic Science and engineering is added in the place of General science.

Railway First Stage Exam Syllabus 2020

To prepare in the best way for First Stage the candidates should take note of the Railway Syllabus. Refer in the table below to note down the syllabus

Mathematics
  • Number system
  • BODMAS
  • Decimals
  • Fractions
  • LCM
  • HCF
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Percentages
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Algebra
  • Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Square Root
  • Age Calculations
  • Calendar & Clock
  • Pipes & Cistern
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Analogies
  • Alphabetical and Number Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Mathematical operations
  • Relationships
  • Syllogism
  • Jumbling
  • Venn Diagram
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Classification
  • Directions
  • Statement – Arguments and Assumptions
General Science
  • The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level.
General awareness
  • current affairs in Science & Technology
  • Sports
  • Culture
  • Personalities
  • Economics
  • Politics and other subjects of importance.

For Part B of the second stage, the questions will be given by the Director-General of Employment & Training (DGET) in which a candidate has to get 35% of the maximum marks. For the third stage, the syllabus will be only for the candidates who opted for Assistant Loco Pilot prescribed by Railway Recruitment Board. For complete details please refer to the table below:

Railway Second Stage Exam Syllabus 2020

To prepare in the best way for Second Stage the candidates should take note of the Railway Syllabus. Refer in the table below to note down the syllabus

Mathematics
  • Number system
  • BODMAS
  • Decimals
  • Fractions
  • LCM
  • HCF
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Percentages
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Algebra
  • Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Square Root
  • Age Calculations
  • Calendar & Clock
  • Pipes & Cistern
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Analogies
  • Alphabetical and Number Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Mathematical operations
  • Relationships
  • Syllogism
  • Jumbling
  • Venn Diagram
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Classification
  • Directions
  • Statement – Arguments and Assumptions
Basic Science and Engineering
  • The broad topics that are covered under this shall be Engineering Drawing (Projections, Views, Drawing Instruments, Lines, Geometric figures, Symbolic Representation)
  • Units
  • Measurements
  • Mass Weight and Density
  • Work Power and Energy
  • Speed and Velocity
  • Heat and Temperature
  • Basic Electricity
  • Levers and Simple Machines
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Environment Education
  • IT Literacy
General Awareness
  • Current Affairs in Science & Technology
  • Sports
  • Culture
  • Personalities
  • Economics
  • Politics and any other subjects of importance.

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