Saturday, 29 October 2016

RPF Female Constable Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2016

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RPF Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2016| Details about exam pattern and syllabus

Indian Railways is going to recruit for the post of Female Constable in Railway Protection Force (RPF)/ Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF).

Exam Pattern

1. Written Test
2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
3. Document Verification

Written Test

There will be 120 questions of one mark each.
The time duration will be 01:30 hours (90 minutes).
There will also be a negative marking. 1/3 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
The question paper shall be of matriculation standard.


General Awareness : 50 questions
Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc. These Questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

Arithmetic : 35 questions
This paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.

General Intelligence & Reasoning : 35 questions
Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, etc.

Event (Only for Female)
No. of Chances
800 meters race in 03 min 40 sec One
Long Jump – 12 feet Two
High Jump – 3 feet Two

Ex-service women will be exempted from PET.

Category (Only for Female)
UR/OBC 157 cms
SC/ST 152 cms
For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other categories specified by Govt. 155 cms

Document Verification

Candidates who qualify in the PET and PMT will be called for Document verification. The candidates not exceeding 1.5 times the number of notified vacancies in that category will be called for Document Verification.