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    When is the next SCRA exam?

    When is the next SCRA exam?
    thank you..

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    surendermgh Array
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    Oct 2012

    Re: When is the next SCRA exam?

    Dear, next SCRA exam notification will be in the month of oct. 2013
    Last date will be Nov 2013
    Exam will be jan 2014

    All the best

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    yuvi36 Array
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    Nov 2012

    Re: When is the next SCRA exam?

    RE:When is the next SCRA exam?

    Hi friend,

    Hope that you are in good health and good state of mind.

    See,the next SCRA exam will be in 2013.
    Let me first tell you something about SCRA exam.

    The Special Class Railway Apprentice (SCRA) scheme was started in 1927 by the British, to select a handful of most intelligent Indians to assist them in their Railway Operations, after training at their Railway's largest workshop, i.e. Jamalpur Workshop, and for one year in United Kingdom.

    The SCRA exam pattern comprises written test in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English Language, General Knowledge, and Psychological Test (Mental Ability). The selected candidates are called for an interview, which is followed by a medical examination. The standard of syllabus is that of Class XII (CBSE equivalent). The notice for the examination, along with form and syllabus Mathematics, Physics ,Chemistry , English language is brought out by the UPSC around the months of June-July. According to the new rules issued by the Ministry of Railways, the exam is now conducted once every two years.

    Importants Dates SCRA 2012 Entrance Test: An examination for selection of canidates in Mechanical Department of Indian Railways (UPSC SCRA) are as described.

    Date Of UPSC-SCRA 2013 Notification: 13th October 2012

    Last Date For RECEIPT Of SCRA 2013 Entrance Application Forms: 12 Nov 2012 (Monday)

    Date of Commencement of SCRA 2013 Exam: 20 January 2013 (Sunday)

    Hope the above information was helpful!


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    nitishtrifid Array
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    Oct 2012

    Re: When is the next SCRA exam?

    Hello Dear,


    DATE NOTIFICATION;-13-10-2012

    LAST DATE-12-11-2012

    DATE OF EXAM-20-01-2013

    Eligibility criteria is

    candidate Should have passed 12th with one compulsory subject maths.

    candidate who are appearing their 12th exam are also eligible for SCRA 2013

    Age criteria is

    candidate must be in between 17 to 21 year

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