NRTU Admission 2019 - The National Rail Transportation Institute will release the notification for NRTU 2019 Admission by June 2019. NRTU Admission 2019 will be conducted with the release of the application form by the first week of July 2019. The National Rail Transportation Institute conducts admissions to the BSc in Transportation Technology and BBA in Transportation Management courses offered. Candidates who have completed their 10+12 in the science stream with mathematics as a compulsory subject can apply for the courses. NRTU 2019 Admission will be conducted based on the marks scored by candidates in the qualifying class 12 examination and the scores of the aptitude test. The Admission of NRTU 2019 will be conducted based on an aptitude test which will be conducted for a total duration of 90 minutes (1 hour 30 minutes). The admit card for the aptitude test will be available online for download from the second to third week of July 2019. The aptitude test will be held in the computer based mode in the third week of July 2019. Candidates have to answer 100 multiple choice questions which will be divided across four sections. Read more to check the detailed exam pattern, eligibility criteria and application process for NRTU 2019 Admission.
NRTU 2019 Admission: Overview
Exam Name: NRTU Aptitude Test 2019
Also Known as: NRTU
Name of Conducting University: National Rail and Transportation University
Exam Level: National
Exam Type: Undergraduate
Seats: 100 seats under each programme
NRTU Admission 2019 - Important Dates
First week of July 2019
Last Date of Application
First week of July 2019
NRTU Admit Card
From second to third week of July 2019
NRTU Aptitude Test
Third week of July 2019
NRTU Result 2019
Second week of August 2019
NRTU 2019 Admission - Eligibility Criteria
As per NRTI, candidates who wish to apply for the B.Sc and BBA programmes must have completed their class 12 qualifying examination in the science stream with mathematics as a compulsory subject.
NRTU Eligibility Criteria 2019
B.Sc Transportation Technology
Class 12 Science Stream with Mathematics or Statistics as compulsory subject
General Category: 55 percentage
OBC/SC/ST: 50 percentage
Below the age of 25 years as of August 1, 2019
BBA Transportation Management
NRTU 2019 Admission - Application Form
The application form for NRTU admission 2019 will be available online from the first week of July 2019. The application form has to be filled and submitted by the first week of July 2019. The application forms of NRTU 2019 will be available in the online mode only. To fill the application forms candidates need to first register themselves with NRTU through the registration link. After completing the registration process candidates will be directed to fill the application form. Candidates need to enter the information in the following fields of the application form
The application link for candidates belonging to the general and OBC category and SC/ST categories will be separate as the application form to be filled with be pre-entered in the forms. Candidates belonging to the general and OBC category need to submit an application fee of Rs. 500/- while the SC/ST category candidates must pay an application fee of Rs 250/-
NRTU 2019 Admission - Admit Card
The admit card of NRTU 2019 will be available online from the second week of July 2019. Candidates who have completed the application process successfully can download the admit card until the third week of July 2019. The admit card of NRTU 2019 will contain the details such as
Reporting time at centre
Exam centre details
Instructions to follow on the day of the exam
NRTU Admission 2019 - Exam pattern
NRTI will conduct the aptitude test in the third week of July 2019 in the computer based mode for a duration of 90 minutes. Candidates will have to answer a total 100 questions divided into 4 sections. Every correct answer will be rewarded with 1 mark while for every incorrect answer 0.33 marks will be deducted.
NRTU Exam Pattern 2019 - Sectional Division
No. of Questions
Reasoning and General Intelligence
Quantitative and Numerical Ability
NRTU 2019 Admission - Syllabus
The questions for the NRTU Aptitude Test 2019 will be based on English Proficiency, Reasoning and General Intelligence, Quantitative and Numerical Ability and General Awareness. The specific topics and sub-topics included in each of the sections are given here.
NRTU Syllabus 2019
Proficiency in English Language
Recognizing grammatical structure and usage.
Using prepositions, determiners, connectives, tenses appropriately.
Using appropriate words in the given context like cloze test
Sequencing of Ideas
A set of sentences are to be rearranged to form a meaningful paragraph
Reading Comprehension (one passage of 500 words)
Locating Information, grasping ideas, identifying relationships, interpreting ideas, moods, characteristics of characters, the tone of the passage, inferring, getting the central theme, evaluating
Reasoning & General Intelligence
Inequalities, Alpha-Numeric series
Coding-decoding, Blood relation, Direction & Distances
Decision Making (Syllogisms)
Puzzle & arrangement
Quantitative & Numerical ability
Simplification (BODMAS, Fractions, Surds and Decimals), Number Series
Percentages, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Averages Ratio & Proportions, Time, Work & Distance, Mixture & allegation, Age, Mensuration- 2D & 3D Figures- Areas & Volumes
Basic Algebraic Identities, Equations – Linear & Quadratic sequence
Be able to use the information given in graphs and charts (Line graph, Bar Graph, Pie chart, Table) to answer questions
Mountain, River, Soil, Population, Natural resources, etc.
Sports in India & World
Culture & Arts
Indian Culture, Dance, Art, Music, etc.
Important current activities like awards, Books, Politics, etc
NRTU Admission 2019 - Sample Papers
NRTI will release sample papers online for candidates to prepare themselves for the aptitude test. The sample papers will help candidates to understand the exam paper better and practice for the examination. The sample papers will also help candidates to understand the types of questions that could be asked for the aptitude test.
To check the sample paper from the previous year click here
How to prepare for NRTU Aptitude Test 2019
The national rail transportation institute conducts the NRTU aptitude test for the BBA and B.Sc programmes offered by the institute. Preparing for NRTU will be simple for candidates if they keep the following points in mind
Understand the Exam Pattern Thoroughly
Understanding the exam pattern for NRTU aptitude test is the first step to prepare for the examination. The question paper will be divided into four sections with each of them having different number of questions. Candidates can prioritise the sections based on this.
Go through the syllabus thoroughly
The syllabus of NRTU 2019 contain the different topics and subtopics in each section based on which the question paper will be set for the examination.
Set an appropriate Time-table
Since you have an idea about the exam pattern and the syllabus for the examination the next step is to prepare a time-table giving time for each and every topic specified in the syllabus. Once you go through the syllabus you will have an idea about the topics which you are familiar with and easy to study along with the tougher topics which will need more time.
Practice with Sample Papers
NRTI provides sample papers which will help candidates in preparing for the examination. Solving sample papers will help candidates to understand their subject knowledge which can also help in further preparations before the examination.
NRTU 2019 Admission - Result
NRTI will release the NRTU 2019 result online by the second week of August 2019. The result of NRTU will be released in the form of of a merit list containing the names of the candidates who have qualified the aptitude test along with their category. Along with the merit list, a waiting list for both the programmes will also be released by the institute. The result of NRTU 2019 ill contain the following
Category of candidate
Name of candidate
NRTU Admission 2019 - Counselling
The counselling process for NRTU admission 2019 will be conducted after the results of NRTU are released in the second week of August 2019. The counselling will be conducted in the University Campus, Vadodara. The counselling for candidates in the first merit list will be conducted in the third week of August 2019. Candidates must make sure to carry the following documents to the counselling process.
Admit card – NRTU Aptitude Test 2019
Class XII mark sheet
Class XII passing certificate
Class X mark sheet or matriculation certificate
Class X passing certificate
Printout of this counselling-cum-admission email
One Govt. approved photo ID ie. Voter ID/Driving License/PAN card/Passport/Aadhaar card
Six recent coloured passport size photographs of the candidate in formal dress.
Transfer certificate or School leaving certificate as applicable