How to Prepare for RRB NTPC Exam through Mock Test Series?

How to prepare for RRB NTPC exam through Mock Test Series?

RRB NTPC is conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board to hire employees in the non-technical posts. In 2019, the RRB has released more than 35,000 NTPC vacancies, which means there is a huge hope among aspirants to get recruited under RRB.

The NTPC recruitment will be done for various non-technical posts, the exact vacancies of which have been already mentioned in the official notification released by RRB.

RRB NTPC Exam 2019 Important Dates

Since the RRB NTPC recruitment will be done for different posts, the application date varies according to the post applied for. All interested candidates should take careful notice of the dates and proceed with the application process. Once the last date is over, no more application will be entertained.

Name of the Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Job Role NTPC and Various Posts
Start Date to Apply (NTPC) 01st March 2019
Start Date to Apply (Para Medical Staff) 04th March 2019
Start Date to Apply (Material & Isolated Category) 08th March 2019
Online Registration For RRC 12th March 2019
Last Date to Apply Online To Be intimated Later
Location Across India

RRB NTPC 2019 Vacancy Details

Given below are the post details for RRB NTPC exam 2019. Have a look:

Name of The Posts Vacancies
Junior Clerk cum Typist 4319
Accounts Clerk cum Typist 760
Junior Time Keeper 17
Trains Clerk 592
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 4940
Total 10628

The RRB NTPC vacancies for Graduate posts are as under:

Name of The Posts Vacancies
Traffic Assistant 88
Goods Guard 5748
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5638
Senior Clerk cum Typist 2873
Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 3164
Senior Time Keeper 14
Commercial Apprentice 259
Station Master 6865
Total 24649

RRB NTPC Exam Structure

There are 3 main stages of RRB NTPC exam 2019. The first two stages will be common for all the posts but the third round, which is the skill test will vary according to posts. For some, it will be a typing test while for some it will be a Computer-based Aptitude test. Here is the complete exam structure for RRB NTPC exam:

  • Preliminary Exam (Computer Based Test) for all posts
  • Main Exam (Computer Based Test) for all posts
  • Typing Skill Test (For candidates for the post of Junior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Time Keeper, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Account Assistant cum Typist, and Senior Time Keeper)
  • Computer-Based Aptitude Test (For candidates applying for the post of Traffic Assistant and Station Master)
  • Medical Test and Document Verification

RRB NTPC Prelims Exam Pattern

Sections Total Number of Questions Duration
Mathematics 30  


90 minutes

General Intelligence & Reasoning 30
General Awareness 40
Total 100

RRB NTPC Main Exam Pattern

Sections Total Number of Questions Duration
General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 90 minutes
Mathematics 35
General Awareness 50
Total 120

How to Prepare for RRB NTPC with Mock Test Series

Mock tests can help candidates boost their exam preparation by analyzing their preparation on a day-to-day basis. Mock tests have timed questions based on the latest exam pattern and are a great way to learn new chapters without going through the conventional method of reading books. Through sectional question and answer format, candidates can learn new chapters just with the help of mock test series.

RRB NTPC mock test series are specially designed for candidates willing to crack the RRB NTPC exam. The test series focuses on RRB NTPC Stage-I exam where the main three sections of the exam like General Awareness, Mathematics and Reasoning sections are focused.

Candidates who are skeptical about going ahead with mock tests can first try to take the free RRB NTPC Mock Tests and then proceed with RRB NTPC Mock Test Series for further preparation. Here is how a candidate can prepare various sections of the RRB NTPC exam using mock test series.

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Practice online quizzes
  • Learn to spot tricky questions just by looking at it
  • Ensure that you know all the formulas by heart
  • Look out for test series based on Reasoning questions


  • Learn shortcut formulas and methods
  • Memorize tables till 25
  • Practice mock test questions from simpler ones and slowly move to the complicated ones
  • Focus on advanced mock test on Mathematics

General Awareness

  • Read the newspaper daily and watch the latest news on TV
  • Watch talk shows on the latest issues
  • Take as many General Awareness quizzes as you can
  • Test your knowledge level with weekly mock test practice