The article provides information on the books, exam guide and study material for the preparation of Special Class Railway Apprentices (SCRA) exam, which is conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

SCRA Exam Books

Special Class Railway Apprentices (SCRA) exam is an entrance test for the recruitment of first class railway officials under the central government. The entrance test is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). It is conducted at various test centers and candidates apply for this test throughout the country, every year. Candidates get selected on the basis of written exam and personality test, both conducted by UPSC. After qualifying both the stages of the entrance, selected candidates get appointed in Indian Railway’s Mechanical Department as trainee or probationary class-I railway officials. Syllabus for the Special Class Railway Apprentices (SCRA) entrance test is not vast. Candidates can look for the following books, which are very prominent and useful for the preparation:
UPSC Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination Study Material
  • SCRA Previous Solved Papers By RPH Editorial Board
  • SCRA: Special Class Railway Apprentices Entrance Exam Guide by Dr. Datason & Dr. D.V. Chopra & Dr. V.C. Garg
  • SCRA Special Class Railway Apprentices by R. Gupta
  • The Pearson Guide to the SCRA Examination by Edgar Thorpe
  • Arihant Self Study Guide SCRA Entrance Exam by Editorial Board

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