Railway RRB Group D Syllabus: RRB Group D exam is a very competitive exam. Aspirants are preparing for Railway group D exam must go through the RRB Group D exam syllabus and pattern to get a grasp of different sections from which questions will be asked in the exam. The detailed exam pattern for each stage and syllabus with weightage has been provided as per official RRB website.
Railway RRB Group D Exam Pattern Stage 1 : Computer Based Test (CBT)
All the candidates who want to appear for the exam must check the Railway Group D exam pattern for CBT is as follows:
 The RRB Group D Exam Pattern is a Computer Based Test
 Secondly, the exam appears in Objective Type (MCQs)
 The syllabus has a total of 4 sections: GK, Reasoning, Maths and General Science
 There are a total of 100 questions in the exam, each question consisting of 1 mark
 Moreover, the total time duration is 90 minutes (120 minutes for PWD candidates)
 Also, there is a negative marking of 1/3 mark for every wrong answer
RRB Group D Previous Year Papers
Railway RRB Group D Syllabus – Sectionwise
Railway Recruitment Board is recruiting for the various posts of Group D in 2019. The exam date is not announced yet.The sectionwise RRB Group D syllabus is given below. Along with the syllabus, there is a list of weight for each topic based on previous year exam pattern. You can check latest RRB Group d books from top publishers for your exam preparation.
Railway Group D Syllabus 2019: Arithmetic Ability / Mathematics
The following table has information regarding Railway Group D Maths Syllabus 2019:
Topics  Weightage  SubTopics 
Percentages  23 Questions  Calculationoriented basic percentage. 
Simplification  710 Questions  Approx Value, Percentage, Fractions, BODMAS Decimals and Surds and Indices 
Data Interpretation  45 Questions  Pie Chart, Line Graph, Tabular Graph 
Number System  23 Questions  LCM and HCF, Divisibility and Remainder, Integers and Rational and Irrational numbers 
Algebra  34 Questions  Quadratic Equation, Polynomials, Unit digit, Linear inequalities and Functions, Identities, Linear Equation in 1 Variable, Linear Equation in 2 Variable, 
Averages  12 Questions  Average Money Expenditure, Average Temperature, Average Weight/Height/Age/Marks, 
Ratio and Proportion  12 Questions  Fourth Proportional, Third Proportional, Age, Mean Proportional, Simple Ratios, Compound Ratios, Direct or Indirect Proportion, Componendo or Dividendo, 
Mixture Problems  12 Questions  Problems on making a mixture of two or more entities/mixtures. 
Time and Work  12 Questions  Work and Wages, Pipes and Cistern 
Mensuration  23 Questions  Cylinder, Cube, Cuboid, Sphere, Right Prism, Tetrahedron, Pyramid. 
Speed Time and Distance  23 Questions  Average Speed, Boat, and River, Problem on Trains, Partial Speed, Relative Speed, 
Interest  12 Questions  Combined problems on SI & CI, Simple Interest, Compound Interest, 
Profit and Loss  23 Questions  Successive Selling, Partnership, 
Number Series  12 Questions  Problems on Completing the Series, Finding the Missing Term, Finding the Wrong Term. 
Geometry  12 Questions  Basic Questions on different types of Quadrilaterals. and Coordinate Geometry. Basic problems on Triangles, Congruence & Similarity. Theorems on Segments, Tangents & Chords. 
Trigonometry  01 Questions  Max and Min value, Circular Measure of Angles, Identities, Functions, Heights and Distances, 
Probability  01 Questions  basic problems on probability. 
General Intelligence & Reasoning: Railway Group D Syllabus 2019
The candidates can check the information related to the subject Reasoning in the following table:
Topics  Weightage  Sub Topics 
Analogy  23 Questions  ImageBased and based on members of a group 
Series  35 Questions  Alphabetic Series, Number Series, Mixed Series, General Knowledge Series.
Decoding and Coding 
Coding and Decoding  13 Questions  Coding letter of a word, Operation based on place value, Coding by analogy. Coding and decoding by letter shifting, Coding and decoding 
Puzzles  45 Questions  Seating Arrangement (Circular Arrangement, Linear Arrangement), Scheduling, Double Line up, Clock Calendar. 
Direction & Distance  01 Questions  Route & networkbased problems. 
Blood Relation  1 Questions  General blood relation problems, Family tree problems, Coded bloodrelated problems. 
Alphabet & Word Test  01 Questions  Unjumble words), Matrix, Word formation (New word formed, Word cannot be formed)New word by adding a prefix, New word by adding Suffix, Jumble words (Find odd one, 
Venn Diagram  23 Questions  Logical Venn Diagram, Venn diagram problem, Syllogism. 
Missing Number  12 Questions  Matrix & diagram related problems. 
NonVerbal Reasoning  12 Questions  Mirror Image, Hidden Image, Completion of Incomplete Pattern, Cubes and Dice (Construction of Boxes, Problems on Dice), Paper Folding and Cutting, Missing Term, Counting Figures. 
Verbal Reasoning  12 Questions  Assertion and Reason, Course of Action, Statements, and Arguments 
Classification  12 Questions  General knowledgebased, ImageBased, Number based, Letter based, Letter and number based, Meaning based, 
Railway Group D Syllabus 2019: General Awareness and Current Affairs
The candidates can check the details regarding the section General Awareness in the following table:
Topics  Weightage  Sub Topics 
Current Affairs  56 Questions  National Affairs, People in News, Places in News, Defence news, Days and Events, Government Policies and Schemes, Business and Economy, Books and Authors etc. 
Geography  59 Questions  National Park & Centuries, Wildlife Centuries etc coming under Indian Geography 
History  23 Questions  Indian Freedom Struggle, Ancient History, Medieval History, Post Independence 
Polity  3 Questions  Constitution of India, Government Portfolios etc. 
Economics  23 Questions  Indian Economy, Economic Organisations, World Economy, Business, Economic Theory. 
Miscellaneous Topics  68 Questions  Books and Authors, Committees and Recommendation, Sports, Environment, Banking Awareness, Science & Technology, Art and Culture, Awards and Honors, Places in News, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Environment

Railway RRB Group D Exam Pattern for Stage 2 : Physical Efficiency Test
Physical Efficiency Test (PET) – The second stage is necessary for all the candidates if they wish to get selected in the Railway Group D Recruitment Exam. The candidates should thoroughly go through the following table:
Male Candidates  Female Candidates 
Able to lift and carry a weight of 35 kg for a distance of 100 meters in 2 minutes in only one chance without putting the weight down  Able to lift and carry the weight of 20 Kg for a distance of 100 meters in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down 
Should be able to run 1000 meters in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in 1 chance  Should be able to run 1000 meters in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in 1 chance 
Railway RRB Group D Exam Pattern Stage 3 : Document Verification (DV)
On the basis of the performance of candidates in the CBT, candidates will be called for document verification
 Shortlisted candidates need to produce a NOC from the employer on the date of his/her DV failing which their candidature would be cancelled
 Signatures of the candidates on all the documents should be identical, either in English or Hindi
 The candidate’s signature should match with the signature on their 10th official certificate
Hope this article serves the purpose of familiarising you with RRB group D syllabus details. Stay tuned for more updates.