RRB Paramedical Recruitment 2019 - Frequently Asked Questions

Last Updated on : 17/07/2019

We feel that candidates should prepare well and turn up for the exam with adequate knowledge, ultimately cracking up the test. To equip them with all the possible knowledge about the paramedical examination, we have compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Question 1: I have submitted the application form for the RRB Paramedical 2019 exam and am waiting for the e-call letter. When will it be available?

Hello, the e-call letter for the upcoming RRB Paramedical exam has already been issued online at the official website. Check the ‘admit section’ and understand how to download and take a printout.

Question 2: Will RRB Paramedical exam 2019 be a one-day exam?

No. The exam will begin from 19th July 2019 and will end on 21st July.

Question 3: May I know the number of vacancies that RRB has sought this year?

The exam will recruit as many as 1,937 people for various positions.

Question 4: What is the mode of the exam – online or offline?

The recruitment exam will be held in CBT mode, i.e. online.

Question 5: Is it just the online test? Or do we have to undergo other stages too?

You must be aware that the selection procedure involves three major stages – CBT, DV (Document Verification) and ME (Medical Exam). After clearing CBT, candidates will be called for DV and then ME will follow. Candidates who successfully clear all the stages will be given the appointment letter.

Question 6: How many subjects will be there and also tell me something about the pattern?

The online exam will have MCQs from General Science, General Awareness, Professional Ability, General Intelligence & General Arithmetic subjects. In total, there will be 100 questions carrying 100 marks.

Question 7: Will there be negative marking scheme for the wrong answers?


Question 8: What is the duration of the exam?

90 minutes.

Question 9: Hi, I’m pretty new here and wish to know the eligibility criteria for the aforesaid exam?

RRB Paramedical 2019 is a recruitment exam conducted by Railway Recruitment Board for various posts and the eligibility criteria would largely be based on each post. We suggest you go through the ‘Eligibility’ section to know more.

Question 10: I couldn’t fill the application form on time this year. I’m preparing pretty for the exam and would like to know the next year application process date. Please help!

Hey, Indian Railways have not announced the next year exam schedule (application process) yet. As soon as it is announced, we will update it here. Keep coming to this page.

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