Best Study Resources to prepare for RRB NTPC Exam

The Government Sector is considered as one of the largest employment generating sectors. Every year lakhs of aspirants grab an opportunity to work for this sector along with a lucrative salary package including various perks and allowances. Railway Recruitment Board conducts NTPC exams for the candidates seeking a secured job in the Indian Railways. Since the number of applicants is 10 times more than the vacancies, therefore candidates should start the preparation right away. They should go through RRB NTPC Syllabus & Exam Pattern before planning the preparation strategy. Any Preparation Strategy is incomplete without the right selection of the study resources. We have come up with this article to guide the candidates with the best study resources available for the RRB NTPC preparation.


A good Preparation Strategy won’t work if you don’t have the right books for the NTPC preparation. It is a bit confusing for the students to choose the right books as plenteous books are available both online and offline. Therefore, it is advised to the candidates to select one book for one subject at the early stage of the preparation and focus on the fundamentals and clear the basic concepts of each topic. Then, they can move ahead with the advanced level preparation and refer to several RRB NTPC Books to solve different levels of questions.

Learning Apps

With the increasing demand for the internet and technology in the last 5 years, the mindset of people has changed a lot. Gone are the days when students used to solely depend on printed books for exam preparation. There are a variety of exam apps available on the play store for preparation. Nowadays, every person has a mobile which makes the learning process easier. They just need to download the most recommended app from the play store and get access to the multiple features including mock tests, daily quizzes, explanatory videos, etc and learn at their own speed from anywhere at any time.

Online platforms

There are several online websites available on the internet that offer online coaching for free or at a minimal rate. However, since the spread of COVID-19 in the country, there has been a drastic rise in online platforms and apps for the preparation.  One of the best things about online coaching is that you can sign-up at the website for the trial class and if you find everything good then you can enroll in the online courses. Online Platforms have specialized content including online study material, interactive and live classes, expert mentors to clear the doubts, mock tests, etc to prepare students for competitive exams.

Youtube Channel Classes 

There are various youtube channels available for competitive exam preparation. The youtube classes guide NTPC aspirants in building conceptual clarity on every subject. The innumerable concepts video for a variety of subjects covers basic level questions to the difficulty level questions along with the daily current affairs update for free of cost. The videos are available on youtube 24*7 and the candidates can access them anytime. There are many youtube channel classes that also provide detailed solutions for the previous year’s paper and preparation strategy for the upcoming exam. 

Discussion Forum

The online discussion form is one of the useful resources for the preparation of the RRB NTPC exam. Apart from self-study and coaching, the candidates can interact with other aspirants through discussion forums during the preparation. They can discuss their doubts related to any questions, prepare a strategy to cover the syllabus, share which books and mock tests are better for the preparation, and boost the confidence in each other to achieve the best results in the exam.

Online Question Banks

Practice more and more to score high in the NTPC exam. Other than the books and the study material, one should solve questions from the question banks available at authentic websites. The question banks contain a plethora of questions along with detailed solutions. With the help of the question bank, the candidates will face different levels of questions and develop their own approaches to solve them.

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Chetan Sharma is a professional digital marketer and blogger at heart. He owns multiple educational blogs like Selina Concise and many others.