DMRC Exam Pattern

DMRC Exam Pattern 2020: View detail here Selection Procedure & Exam

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) released a total of 1493 vacancies for the recruitment of various Executive & Non-Executive posts in the Delhi Metro. Candidates aspiring to work in the Delhi Metro must have applied for this recruitment and are confused regarding the selection procedure and exam pattern for DMRC Recruitment 2019-20The process to get selected in this recruitment is summed up in this post where we are providing you with the detailed post wise exam pattern of each stage so that candidates can prepare for this recruitment accordingly. Check out below:

DMRC Selection Procedure 2019-20: Post Wise

Post DMRC Selection Process
Asstt. Managers
Electrical, S&T, Civil, Operations, Architect,
Traffic, Stores, Finance & Legal)
1. CBT (two papers)
2. Group Discussion & Personal Interview
3. Medical Examination
  • Jr. Engineer (Electrical, Electronics, Civil, Environment, Stores),
  • Fire Inspector,
  • Architect Asst &
  • Asstt. Programmer,
  • Legal Asstt.,
  • Accounts Asstt.,
  • Stores Asstt.,
  • Asstt./CC,
  • Office Asstt.)
1. CBT (two papers)
2. Medical Examination
Customer Relations Assistant 1. CBT (two papers)
2. Psycho Test (Qualifying Only)
3. Medical Examination
Stenographer 1. CBT (two papers)
2. Skill Test (Qualifying Only)
3. Medical Examination
Maintainers (Electrician, Electronic Mechanic,
and Fitter)
1. CBT (One paper)
2. Medical Examination

1. For Executive Cadre Posts (Section A & C posts in the notification)

SECTION A: Regular -Executive Category Posts
Asstt. Manager (Electrical, S&T, Civil, Operations, Architect, Traffic, Stores, Finance & Legal)
SECTION C: Executive posts on Contract basis for 02 years
Asstt. Manager (Electrical, S&T, IT, Civil & Finance)

The selection procedure for the mentioned posts comprises of 3 stage selection process:

  • CBT (two papers)
  • Group Discussion & Personal Interview
  • Medical Examination in Executive (Technical/Non-technical) category

2. For Non- Executive posts (Section ‘B’ & ‘D’ Posts)

SECTION ‘B’ – Regular Posts

Jr. Engineer (Electrical, Electronics, Civil, Environment, Stores), Fire Inspector, Architect Asst & Asstt. Programmer, Legal Asstt., Accounts Asstt., Stores Asstt., Asstt./CC, Office Asstt.)
SECTION ‘D’ – Contract basis Posts for 02 years
Jr. Engineer (Electrical, Electronics, Civil), Asstt. Programmer, Architect Asst, Asstt./CC

The selection methodology for the mentioned posts will comprise a two-stage process:

  • CBT (two papers)
  • Medical Examination

3. For Customer Relations Assistant Posts

The selection process will consist of a three-Stage process as given below: 
  • CBT (two papers)
  • Psycho Test (Qualifying Only)
  • Medical Examination

4. For Stenographer Posts

The selection process will consist of a three-Stage process as given below: 
  • CBT (two papers)
  • Skill Test (Qualifying Only)
  • Medical Examination

5. For Maintainers posts (Electrician, Electronic Mechanic, and Fitter)

The selection process will consist of a two-stage process as mentioned below:
  • CBT (One paper)
  • Medical Examination
Note: Candidates will have to pass through each stage successfully (including Medical examination), before being adjudged as suitable for selection.

DMRC Exam Pattern 2019-20 For all posts except Maintainers

The computer-based test for all posts will comprise of 2 papers- Paper 1 & paper 2 to be held on the same day at the same center. The CBT will consist of multiple-choice questions

Paper I
Topics No. Of Questions Total Marks Duration
General Awareness 120 Questions 120 1.5 hrs
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Quantitative Aptitude
Knowledge of the discipline/trade
Paper-II 
General English 60 Questions 60 45 minutes
  • It will consist of multiple-choice objective type questions [bilingual (Hindi/English)]
  • Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted.
  • Candidates have to qualify separately in Paper-I & Paper-II.
  • Normalization- This method will be applicable for evaluating CBT results, where the CBT is held in more than one shift.
  • Candidates who qualify separately in Paper-I & Paper-II and rank high on the merit list within the zone of consideration shall be called, based on the overall merit of CBT (both Paper-I & Paper-II together), category wise, for Medical Examination/GD &/or Interview, at Delhi/NCR.

DMRC Exam Pattern 2019-20 For Maintainers Posts

One Paper CBT
Topics No. Of Questions Total Marks Duration
General Awareness 120 Questions 120 1.5 hrs
General Intelligence & Reasoning
General English
Knowledge of the discipline/trade
  • Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted.
  • Candidates have to qualify separately in Paper-I & Paper-II.
  • Normalization- This method will be applicable for evaluating CBT results, where the CBT is held in more than one shift.

DMRC Exam Pattern 2019-20: Marking Scheme

  • Each question will carry 1 mark counting to a total of 120 marks in paper 1 and 60 marks in Paper 2.
  • There will be negative marking. For every wrong answer, 1/3 marks will be deducted.
  • The questions not answered will not carry any marks.

DMRC Exam Pattern 2019-20: Skill Test for Stenographer

  • The skill test will be of Qualifying Nature.
  • The candidates will have to appear for the stenography test.
  • The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English at the speed of 80 w.p.m. The matter will have to be transcribed on the computer only.
  • The transcription time will be of 40 minutes (English).

DMRC Recruitment 2019-20: Training

  • The selected candidates (both Regular & Contract), will undergo intensive training for the prescribed duration before posting on the job.
  • The Corporation has the right to enhance or reduce the training period at its discretion for any or all the trainees.

DMRC Recruitment 2019-20: Probation

  • The selected candidates (on regular posts) on appointment will be on probation for a period of two years (including the period of training).
  • During the probation period, candidates shall be required to pass various examinations.