Railway recruitment 2018: In its latest recruitment drive, the Indian Railways is expected to announce 50,000 vacancies for the post of Assistant Station Master at indianrailways.gov.in. Railway Recruitment Board, which will conduct the examination is expected to release the job notification anytime soon, according to a report by Odisha TV. This year the test will be conducted online so that it takes less time to make the appointments. As the Indian railways is coming with this huge opportunity, candidates try hard to secure a government job in the sector. The examination will be conducted for 100 marks and will include subjects like General Awareness, Arithmetic Ability, General Intelligence and Reasoning and English. Candidates will get 90 minutes to complete the test. It is likely that the application process may begin from January and will continue till February. Candidates who are interested to appear in this exam must know the syllabus to prepare themselves as it will be a competitive exam.
Railway recruitment 2018: Here is the detailed syllabus for RRB 50,000 Assistant Station Masters exam:-
1. General Awareness:-
Static General Knowledge:-
Indian History, Politics, Geography, Arts, Culture, General Science, Physics, Chemistry, Defence, Agriculture, Space, Environment, Biology, Agriculture.
Economy, Banking, Awards, Sports, International Affairs, Current Events.
2. Arithmetic Ability:-
Percentages, Boats & Streams, Data Interpretation, Averages, Profit and Loss, Problems on Ages, Simplification, Interest, Pipes & Cisterns, Time & Distance, Time & Work.
3. General Intelligence and Reasoning:-
Number Series, Verbal Classification, Analogies, Matching Definitions, Verbal Reasoning, Logical Games, Statement and Assumption, Statement and Conclusion, Cause and Effect, Odd One Out, Ranking, Cubes and Dice, Decision Making, Clocks & Calendars, Coding and Decoding, Non-verbal, Number Series etc.
Reading Comprehension, Fill the blanks, Error Detection, Miscellaneous, Para Jumbles, Cloze Test etc.
Railway recruitment 2018: Get all the details relating to vacancies here:-
Name of Post: Assistant Station Master
Pay scale: Rs 5200 to Rs 20200.
Numbers of Posts: 50000 (to be announced soon)
Age Limit: Candidates should be between 18 and 32 years for RRB ASM Recruitment 2018. However, there is age relaxation for the reserved categories as per the government norms.
Educational Qualification: Candidates must be a graduate or equivalent from the recognized university.
Selection Process: Candidates will have to undergo through three stages– Prelims Exam, Mains Examination and Personal Interview that will be conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board.
Source: Financial Express