RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus 2021: Check New Exam Pattern for Non-Technical Popular Categories – JMCH


RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus 2021: Railway Recruitment Board has recently released the short notification according to which the result date of RRB NTPC CBT 1 has been released along with the exam date of RRB NTPC CBT 2. In the given notification the result date of RRB NTPC CBT 1 has been ensured to be released on 15th January 2022. Whereas RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam is planned to be conducted from 14th to 18th February 2022.

Railway Recruitment Board conducted the RRB NTPC cbt-1 exam from 28 December 2020 to 31 July 2021 in seven phases. This exam was conducted to fill the vacancy of 35,277 posts including Junior Clerk cum Typist, Account Clerk cum Typist, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Goods Guard, Non-Technical Popular Categories in various Railway Zones.

RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus 2021 – Highlights

  • Article Name :- RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus 2021
  • Stage :- First
  • Type of Exam :- Selection Exam
  • Vacant Post :- 35,277 Posts
  • Selection Process :- CBT (Pre) + CBT (Mains) + Skill Test + Document Verification + Medical + Final Selection
  • Negative Marking :- Yes [1/3]
  • Exam Mode :- Online
  • Job Location :- All over India
  • Application Process : Online
  • Official Website : www.rrbcdg.gov.in

RRB NTPC Selection Process

Railway Recruitment Board has prescribed the following 6 types of process for the recruitment of NTPC which are as follows respectively-

  1. First stage of CBT (Prelims)
  2. Second stage of CBT (Mains)
  3. Typing Test (Skill Test) only for those who applied for typing related job
  4. Document Verification
  5. Medical Examination
  6. Final Selection

(Note: The process of Typing Test is only for the candidates having Typing related posts like Junior Account Assistant cum Typist Senior Time Keeper Junior Clerk cum Typist Senior Clerk cum Typist Account Clerk cum Typist and Junior Time Keeper. The procedure has been made mandatory.)

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RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Pattern

RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus 2021
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus 2021

A total of 120 questions will be asked in the RRB NTPC CBT 2 exam. A total time of 90 minutes has been allotted for this. You can check the exam pattern from the table given below.

S. No.SectionsNo. of QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
1.General Questions Awareness5050
3.General Intelligence and Reasoning3535
Total12012090 minutes 120 minutes for PwD

RRB NTPC CBT 2 Syllabus

There is a detailed description of the syllabus to appear in RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam are as follows.

General Awareness

  1. Indian polity and governance- constitution and system
  2. General Science and life science (up to 10th CBS)
  3. History of India and freedoms struggle
  4. UN and other important world organizations
  5. Physical social and economic geography of indi world
  6. General scientific and technological development including space and nuclear program of India Environmental iuuse concerning india and world large
  7. Basic of computers and computer applications
  8. Current Events of National and International importance
  9. Monuments and place of India
  10. Games and sports
  11. Art and culture of India
  12. Indian literature
  13. Abbreviations
  14. Flora and fauna of India
  15. Famous personalities of India and world
  16. Important government and public sector organ of India
  17. Transport systems in india
  18. Indian economy
  19. Flagship Government programs etc.


  1. Percentage
  2. Mensuration
  3. Time and work
  4. Time and distance
  5. Number system
  6. Decimals
  7. Frecation
  8. LCM and HCF
  9. Ratio and proportions
  10. Simple interest and compound interest
  11. Profit and loss
  12. Elementary algebra
  13. Geometry
  14. Trigonometry
  15. Elementary etc.

RRB NTPC CBT-2 Syllabus: General intelligence and Reasoning

  1. Relationship
  2. Analogies
  3. Analytical reasoning
  4. Syllogism
  5. Completion of number and alphabetical series
  6. Mathematical operations
  7. Similarities and differences
  8. Data Sufficiency
  9. Statement- Conclusion
  10. Statement- courses of action
  11. Decision making
  12. Puzzle
  13. Interpretation of graphs,
  14. Maps
  15. Coding and decoding
  16. Jumbling
  17. Venn diagrams etc.

RRB NTPC CBT-2 Syllabus : History

Ancient history

  1. The Mauryan Empire
  2. The sangam age
  3. The Gupta Empire
  4. Pre-historic period
  5. Harappan civilization
  6. The vedic civilization & culture
  7. The emergence of mahajanapadas & magadh
  8. Religious revolution
  9. Post gupta period / vardhana dynasty
  10. India after harsha Medieval History of India
  11. Rajput age
  12. Sufi and bhakti movement
  13. The mughal empire
  14. Maratha state & maratha Confederacy
  15. Advent of Europeans
  16. Sultanate period
  17. The vijayanagar empire
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Modern History of India

  1. Expansion of British power
  2. Economic impact of British rule
  3. Socio- religious movements in 19th-20th century
  4. Revolt of 1857
  5. Moderate, extreme phase of congress
  6. The indian national movements
  7. The Gandhian era
  8. First phase of independence

RRB NTPC CBT-2 Syllabus : Governance

  1. Important amendments of the constitution
  2. Some special features of the Indian Union
  3. Federal and unitary features of the Indian union
  4. The preamlbe
  5. Evolution of the Indian constitution
  6. Constituent assembly and making of the Constitution
  7. Different sources of the Indian constitution
  8. Important articles of the Constitution
  9. The union and its territories
  10. Reorganization of states
  11. Citizenship
  12. Lapse of paramountain
  13. Integration and merger of Indian states

Fundamental rights

  1. The procedure of amending the constitution
  2. Directive principles of state policy
  3. Fundamental duties
  4. Executive of the union

The parliament of India

  1. The supreme court
  2. Executive of the states
  3. Special position of j&k
  4. Panchayats
  5. Municipalities
  6. The high court
  7. Inter-state council
  8. Finance commission
  9. Planning commission
  10. National development council
  11. National integration council
  12. Inter-state relations

Emergency provisions

  1. Public service commissions
  2. Election
  3. Delimitation commission of India
  4. The official languages
  5. National symbols

RRB NTPC CBT-2 Syllabus 2021: Geography

  1. The solar system
  2. Continents and oceans
  3. Biosphere and longitudes
  4. Latitudes and longitudes
  5. Different heat zones of the earth
  6. Longitudes and time zones
  7. International date line
  8. The motion of the earth- effect of the tilted axis on day and night
  9. The atmosphere (composition and layer of the atmosphere)
  10. Weather and climate
  11. Atmospheric pressure
  12. Internal structure of the earth
  13. Rocks
  14. Earthquake and volcanoes
  15. Various landforms (mountains, plateaus, plains, grasslands, landforms created by the river system, landforms created by a glacier, landforms created by the action of wind, landforms created by the actions of groundwater)
  16. The Indian subcontinent, position, extent and physical features
  17. Climatic diversity in the Indian sub-continent
  18. Soil resources of the Indian sub-continent agriculture in India, land use pattern of India
  19. Water resources and their utilization in India
  20. Multipurpose river valley projects
  21. Transport in India
  22. India- facts and figures (state and their capitals, population of india and states, wildfire sanctuaries and national parks in india important irrigation and power projects, indian satellites).
  23. General introduction to asia.
  24. Geography of the indian subcontinent countries with their capitals and currency
  25. Riverside cities
  26. Wonders of the world
  27. Countries and their main produce and industries
  28. Towns associated with important industries
  29. Famous sites (india), Famous sites (world)
  30. Changed names
  31. Continent earth area
  32. Continents highest and lowest points
  33. Three deepest oceans
  34. Highest mountain peaks (world)
  35. Important boundary lines
  36. Tribes and their homelands
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RRB NTPC Computer Based Test 2 Syllabus 2021 : Economics syllabus

  1. Highlights of Indian economy
  2. Economy and economics
  3. Characteristics of the Indian economy
  4. Agriculture & land development
  5. National income
  6. Planning
  7. Unemployment
  8. Trade & commerce
  9. New economic policy
  10. Indian financial system
  11. Indian fiscal system
  12. Banking in India
  13. Tax system
  14. Industry
  15. Foreign trade

NTPC Computer Based Test 2 Syllabus 2021 : Science syllabus


  1. Unit
  2. Motion
  3. Work energy and power
  4. Gravitation
  5. Pressure
  6. Floatation
  7. Surface tension
  8. Viscosity
  9. Elasticity
  10. Simple harmonic motion
  11. Wave
  12. Sound wave
  13. Heat
  14. Light
  15. Static electricity
  16. Current electricity
  17. Magnetism
  18. Atomic & nuclear physics
  19. Electronics
  20. Scientific instruments
  21. Inventions
  22. Important discoveries relating to physics
  23. Various units of measurements- weight
  24. Conversation of units from one system to another system


  1. Chemical bonding
  2. Oxidation & Reduction
  3. Acids, bases & salts
  4. Behavior of cases
  5. Carbon & its compounds
  6. Substance & its nature
  7. Atomic structure
  8. Periodic classification of elements
  9. Fuels
  10. Metallurgy
  11. Non-metals
  12. Common facts
  13. Important facts about some metals


  1. Genetics
  2. Organic evolution botany: classification of plant kingdom, plant morphology, plant tissue, photo-synthesis, plant hormones, plant diseases, ecology pollution.
  3. Introduction
  4. Classification of organism
  5. Cytology
  6. Zoology: Classification of animal kingdom, animal tissue
  7. Human blood
  8. The system of the human body
  9. Nutrients
  10. Human diseases etc.


Question: What are the courses covered under RRB NTPC Syllabus?

Three subjects are included under RRB NTPC as follows

  1. Mathematics
  2. General Awareness
  3. General Intelligence and Evening

Question: Is there any provision of negative marking in RRB NTPC?

1/3 as per notification in RRB NTPC. There is a provision for negative marks.

Question: What is the time duration of RRB NTPC CBT 2 exam?

The time duration of RRB NTPC CBT 2 exam has been fixed for 90 minutes.

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