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CEN 03/2016, NTPC (Graduate) Computer Based Test (CBT) dates announced.
CENTRALISED EMPLOYMENT NOTICE No.03/2015
FOR NON TECHNICAL POPULAR CATEGORIES (GRADUATE)
Important Information for candidates
1) Dates of Common Computer Based Test
28th, 29th, 30th and 31st March 2016
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 9th(examination only in 3rd Shift), 10th(examination only in 3rd Shift),
11th, 12th, 16th, 18th, 19th, 22nd, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th April 2016
2) Exam Duration: The duration of Computer Based Test (CBT) will be 90 minutes (120
minutes for PWD candidates with scribe)
Number of questions: 100
Types of questions: Multiple choice questions
Negative Marking: 1/3rd for every incorrect answer.
3) Exam Languages: English, Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi,
Konkani, Odia, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri, Malayalam & Urdu (15 languages).
4) Shift Timings:
(09:00 AM to 10:30 AM)
(12:30 PM to 2:00 PM)
(4:00 PM to 5:30 PM)
Reporting Time 7:30 AM 11:00 AM 2:30 PM
Gate Closing Time 8:15 AM 11:45 AM 3:15 PM
Exam Start Time 9:00 AM 12:30 PM 4:00 PM
5) Mock Test is available for practice on the websites of all the RRBs.