RPF SI Syllabus : Subject-wise Detailed Syllabus

RPF SI syllabus 2022 mainly contains 3 subjects: General Awareness, Arithmetic and General Intelligence and Reasoning as per recruitment which is for both male and female candidates. The RPF SI exam pattern will consist of an online-based test, physical efficiency test/physical measurement test and document verification. Take FREE Mock Test For RPF SI. Here in this video, candidates can know about RPF SI Detailed Syllabus, Exam Pattern and many more related informations.

There are a total of 120 questions asked in the paper with a total of 120 marks. Each question will weigh 1 mark and the exam duration will be 1 hour 30 minutes. (90 Minutes). The examination also has a negative marking of ⅓ for each wrong answer given by the candidate.

Candidates must focus on the RPF SI 2022 syllabus because questions in the exam are based on the syllabus decided and the previous year questions. The syllabus explains the subjects and their important topics to be covered for the preparation of the RPF SI exam.

RPF SI Syllabus Highlights

RPF SI Syllabus covered 3 sections in which questions are asked from the following topics given in the table below-

SectionsTopics Covered
General Awareness
Indian History, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, General Polity, Indian Constitution, Sports, General Science, etc.
Number systems, Whole numbers, Decimal and Fractions, Relationships between numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Use of table and graphs, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Proportion, etc.
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Analogies, Spatial Visualization, Problem Solving Analysis, Decision Making, Discriminating Observation, Arithmetical Reasoning, Arithmetic Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Syllogistic Reasoning, Similarities and Differences, Spatial Orientation, Judgment, Visual Memory, Relationship Concepts, Verbal and Figure Classification, Non-Verbal Series, Statement Conclusion

RPF SI Exam Pattern

  • RPF SI exam is conducted online (CBT Mode) in various languages Hindi, English, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu, Konkani, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Odia, Assamese, Manipuri, or Punjabi.
  • The marks required to qualify for the test is 35% and it is 30% for SC and ST candidates.

Candidates who want to check the weightage of topics and structure of CBT are given below.

General Awareness50
General Intelligence & reasoning

Candidates who clear the CBT online test next he/she will be called for the Physical Measurement Test and Physical Eligibility Test.

Candidates can start the preparation by starting the books such as Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by RS Aggarwal, Fast Track Objective Arithmetic by Arihant Publication and A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal.

Candidates are advised to go through the last six months of current affairs. They should read newspapers and magazines for daily current affairs. Candidates must attempt mock tests and different questions from the topics. Revise the basics and mathematical formulas of all the chapters.

RPF SI Syllabus FAQs

Ques: Who decides RPF SI Syllabus?

Ans.: Railway Protection Force Sub Inspector Exam syllabus decided by the Ministry of Railways.

Ques: What are the opportunities after the RPF SI exam?

Ans.: Selected male and female candidates to get the job profiles as sub-inspectors of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) in the various zones of the Indian Railways.

Ques: What is the difficulty level of the question asked from the RPF SI syllabus?

Ans.: About the CBT online Exam of the RPF SI 2022, the difficulty level of the questions asked in the exam will be of graduation level.

Ques.: How do candidates check out the change in the RPF SI syllabus?

Ans.: Candidates can check out the change in the syllabus(if it occurs) by visiting the website www.indianrailways.com which is the official website of Indian Railway.

Ques.: Is the syllabus the same for both constable and Sub inspection posts in RPF recruitment?

Ans.: Yes, the RPF SI syllabus is the same for the exam of both Constable and Sub Inspection posts in RPF recruitment.

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