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  • 19-09-2013, 01:08 AM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    Dear friend
    SCRA is the exam conducted by UPSC for appointment as Special Class Railway Apprentice in mechanical department of Indian Railway.
    The notice for exam and forms comes under notice in the months of June-July.


    *The candidate must have completed it's 12th class with first or second division.

    *Age limit is 17-21 years.

    *The candidate must be Indian.

    The exam comprises of written test in mathematics, physics,chemistry,English,G.K.

    Good Luck
  • 17-09-2013, 11:27 AM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    ## Special Class Railway Apprentices(SCRA) examination is conducted by UPSC to recruit the candidates for Indian Railways Mechanical department
    ## The minimum educational qualification required to apply for SCRA EXAM is 12th(intermediate) pass in 1st or 2nd division with mathematics and physics/chemistry as one of the subject from recognised institution
    ## Age limit to apply for SCRA examination is 17-21 years and the age relaxations are
    ~>3 years for OBC candidates
    ~>5 years for SC/ST candidates
    ## And the candidate must be physically,medically fit as per Government rules
    ## The selection process of SCRA exam is
    ~>Written examination
    ~>Document verification
    ## For further details please visit

    ** ALL THE BEST **
  • 08-09-2013, 02:33 PM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    Dear There,

    The acronym for SCRA is Special Class Railway Apprentice.

    SCRA examination is conducted by UPSC(Union Public service Commission) every year.

    The eligibility criteria required for the SCRA examination are prescribed as below:-

    * Completion of 12th with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from any recognized board.

    * Nationality:- Indian.

    * Age limit:- 17-21 yrs.

    * Age relaxation:- 3 yrs for OBC, 5 yrs for SC/ST and 10 yrs for PWD contenders.

    Hope the above mentioned will help you to get the information you were searching for.

  • 05-09-2013, 08:41 AM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    Well thebasic qualification required for the railway apprentice examination is as follows-
    you should be a 12th passed in first division and 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 a subjects of the examination .
    Examination pattern for the same will include the following-
    There will be 3 papers in part 1 examination so kindly see the pattern for the same.
    Part 1 examination will include general abilioty test(english,general knowledge and pshycological test) the time for the same will be 2 hours and marks will be 200 for that.
    Paper 2 should have the physical science (physics and chemistry)
    Part 3 will have the mathematics 200 marks.
    Total marks -600 marks.
    Part 2 exam will have the personality test carrying a maximum of 200 marks in respect of only those candidates who are declared qualified on the result of the written test.
    For more details log on to
    Thank you.
  • 04-09-2013, 06:43 PM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    Well SCRA stands for Special Class Railway Apprentice.This exam is conducted by UPSC (Union public Service Comission).The following are the basic eligible criteria for writting this exam»» Educational Qualification :You must complete 12th (PCM),even first year passed bachelor degree student can write this exam»» Nationality : Indian»» Age limit : 17 - 21 years»» Age relaxation : # SC & ST : 5 years # OBC : 3 years. SC - Schedule Caste. ST - Schedule Tribe. .....All the best....
  • 04-09-2013, 06:21 PM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    Hello my Dear Friend ...


    This SCRA exam is conducted by the
    " Union Public Service Commission "

    You must have a minimum of
    " 12th " class from a recognized university

    You must be Physical Good

    And also Medically Fit

    The minimum age must be
    "" 17 "" years

    Maximum age is allowed up to
    "" 25 "" years

    There will be an age relaxation for the reserved candidates

    For SC / ST -- 3 years

    For OBC -- 5 Years


    <> Written Examination

    <> Interview /Personality Test

    <> Document Verification

  • 04-09-2013, 01:27 AM

    Re: Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?


    SCRA-Special Class Railway Apprentice.

    Notification Of Exam-February.
    Conduct Of Examination-July.

    Age-17 to 21 years.
    Age relaxation to reserved category.

    Qualification-10+2 passed with minimum second division with mathematics and at least one subject between mathematics and physics.

    Scheme of Examination.

    1)General Ability Test-200 marks.
    2)Physical Science-200 marks.
    3)Mathematics-200 marks.

    After that a personality test of 200 marks.

    Entry in Group 'A' officer after studying mechanical engineering at Indian Institute Of Mechanical And Electrical Engineering at Jamalpur in Indian Railways.
  • 03-09-2013, 08:27 PM

    Basic qualifications for SCRA (Railway Apprentice) examination?

    What is the basic qlification for scra raiway examination

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