TRB Polytechnic Exam Pattern You Might Want to Know About

TRB Polytechnic Exam Pattern:

The Teacher Recruitment Board is responsible for the conduct of the lecturer recruitment in various polytechnics. The Tamil Nadu TRB has released a notification regarding the vacancy for the post of Polytechnic Lecturer in the state. There are 1060 vacancies for which applications are invited. The TRB Polytechnic exam pattern and other details are given on the website.

Here are the details of the TRB Polytechnic exam pattern:

Date of release of notification: 27th November 2019

Date of start of registration of application: 22 January 2020

Last date to submit completed application: 12th February 2020

Date of TRB Polytechnic exam: 1st week of May 2020

The application fee must be filled online with all the requisite information and the documents. Incomplete and duplicate applications will not be considered. The image and the signature must be uploaded strictly in the specified format.

TRB Polytechnic Exam Pattern
TRB Polytechnic Exam Pattern
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Application fee: The application can be paid online through credit/ debit card or other net banking options. The application can also be paid through offline mode which include postal order, demand draft and others.

  • SC / ST / SCA / PwD: 300/-
  • Other candidates: 600/-

Eligibility criteria:

  • The applicant must not have exceeded 57 years of age as on 7th July 2019.
  • The candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree in the required branch of Architecture/ Engineering/ Technology with a minimum 60% marks from a recognized university/ college.

TRB Polytechnic exam pattern:

  • The exam is a computer based online examination.
  • The exam is conducted in the English language.
  • The exam comprises of multiple choice objective questions.
  • A total of 150 questions will be asked.

Subject                          Maximum marks           Number of questions

Main subject                 100                                 100

                                      80                                   40

General knowledge       10                                   10

Total                              190                                 150

  • The maximum marks is 190 marks.
  • The marking scheme is as follows:

Main subject: 100 questions for 1 mark each

                        40 questions for 2 marks each

General knowledge: 10 questions of 1 mark each

  • The duration of the exam is 3 hours / 180 minutes.  

For any further details or queries regarding the TRB Polytechnic exam pattern check the website at .

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