RITES Syllabus: Check Subject Wise Syllabus

The Rail India Technical and Economic Service (RITES) Limited has recently announced vacancies in various engineering posts. The RITES Recruitment 2023 Written Test consists of questions in different fields such as General English, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning and subjects relevant to the post (Civil, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering).

RITES Recruitment : Syllabus Highlights

The table below highlights important details regarding the RITES Recruitment 2023.

Name of Organisation
Rail India Technical and Economic Services Limited (RITES Ltd.)
Name of ExaminationRITES Recruitment 2023
Exam LevelNational Level
Post NameEngineer (Civil)
Selection CriteriaWritten Test, Interview
Type of Questions AskedObjective Types
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RITES Syllabus 2023: Subject Wise

Here in this section, the subject wise RITES syllabus has been highlighted:

General English

Based on the trends of questions asked in the previous years of RITES Recruitment, the General English Language questions asked include the following domains:

  • Antonyms/Synonyms
  • Error Spotting
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Cloze Passage
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • One Word Substitution


The basic reasoning questions asked in the Rites Recruitment 2023 includes topics such as:

  • Number Ranking
  • Problem Solving
  • Directions
  • Number Series
  • Visual Memory
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Directions

Quantitative Aptitude

The questions asked in RITES Recruitment demand candidates to be well versed with Quantitive Aptitude and here are the subtopics:

  • Pictorial Graph
  • Geometry
  • Time and Speed
  • Bar Graph
  • Number System
  • Time and Work etc.

Professional Knowledge

For the post of Engineer (Civil), candidates will have to write an examination in RITES Recruitment 2023 which will include questions from the following professional subjects:

  • Bridge Engineering
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Concrete Technology
  • Environmental Studies etc.

Here are the important subjects for Engineer (Electrical) post:

  • Electrical Basis
  • Instruments
  • Circuit Theory
  • Network Theory
  • Analog Circuit etc.

Engineer (Mechanical) aspirants will have to prepare for the following subjects:

  • Theory in Design
  • Mechanics
  • Production of Design
  • Mechanical Measuring Instrument
  • Theory of Machine

RITES Syllabus 2023: Selection Criteria

Eligible candidates can take part in the RITEs Recruitment 2023. For which candidates will have to pass through the three stages of the recruitment process. The table given below encompasses these three stages.

Stage of RecruitmentDetail
GATE 2023
Candidates wishing to head-start their career as Graduate Engineer Trainee can appear for the popular national level GATE. The entrance examination is conducted by the combined efforts of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) guided by MHRD India.
Personal Interview
Every candidate who successfully qualifies the GATE will make their way to the RITES shortlist for the Personal Interview. The shortlist will be prepared based on the candidate’s GATE score after normalisation is done. Candidates will be interviewed in the choice of their language, English or Hindi.
Medical Examination
The final essential step in the RITES Recruitment is the Medical Examination Round which is conducted as per the RITES Rules and Standards of Medical Fitness. Candidates who pass the final Medical Examination will be finally hired by the RITES for the post of Engineer (Civil).

RITES Syllabus 2023: Exam Pattern

The table below contains RITES 2023 exam pattern. The RITES Recruitment 2023 Written Exam includes subjects of General Knowledge, Professional Knowledge Subjects, English Language, and Reasoning. The exam will be Objective Type, followed by a Personal Interview. Other sections of this article contain a detailed subject wise syllabus.

Subject NameQuestion Type
English Language
Quantitative Aptitude
General Knowledge
Professional Knowledge
Objective Type Questions


The first step to take for any candidate while preparing for a national level examination is to go through the syllabus thoroughly and learn the exam pattern. Candidates are required to stay in touch with the current affairs alongside the basic general knowledge. To study the previous year question trends, candidates can check the papers from the RITES Exam 2021. Basic knowledge of computers should be known to the candidates. While candidates are expected to be well versed with their relevant professional subjects, it is recommended that they revise the same.


Ques. When will be RITES Recruitment 2023 conducted?

Ans. RITES Recruitment 2023 official notification is expected to be released by the recruitment board in April 2023. Candidates are advised to keep checking the official website for updates.

Ques. Are the previous year questions asked in RITES Recruitment 2023

Ans. There is very little probability that previous year questions are repeated in the RITES Recruitment 2023.

Ques. What posts are vacant in RITES Recruitment 2023?

Ans. The RITES Recruitment 2023 is conducted to hire an eligible candidate for the posts of Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers and Electrical Engineers as per the vacancy.

Ques. What are RITES?

Ans. RITES is an acronym for Rail India Technical and Economic Services Limited which is a diversified Government of India Enterprise.

Ques. Where can I apply for RITES Recruitment 2023?

Ans. Once the official notification has been released, candidates will be able to apply online for the RITES Recruitment 2023 on the official website at rites.com.

Ques. When is the last date for application to RITES Recruitment 2023?

Ans. Generally, candidates are allowed to fill out the application form for the RITES Recruitment 2023 till May 2023.

Ques. What subjects are asked in RITES Recruitment 2023?

Ans. The RITES Recruitment 2023 includes subjects such as General English, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning and subjects relevant to the post (Civil, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering).

Ques. What is the RITES Recruitment 2023 selection criteria?

Ans. The RITES Recruitment 2023 is conducted in 3 stages. A written examination is conducted followed by a personal interview. The final stage is the medical examination which is conducted by the RITES according to its fitness guidelines.

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