Railway pharmacist exam is conducted by RRB (Railway recruitment board). Job profile of railway pharmacist to maintain dispensing room and distribute medicine to the patient , collect data, expenses, and expiry date of all medicines. In any emergency manage the health care facility and render immediate first aid.


  • Candidate should posses diploma or bachelor degree in pharmacy and registered as pharmacist under pharmacy act 1948.


Minimum age should be 20 years and maximum 30 years as per the RRB rules & regulation.

Relaxations for reserved category.

OBC (non-creamy layer)3 year
SC/ST5 year


Salary of railway pharmacist as per 7th pay commission basic pay – 29,200 Rs/- + patient care allowance+ other allowance.


Computer based online test conduct by railway recruitment board.

total no. of questionsduration of examtotal marks
100 ( 70 questions from pharmacy syllabus
,10 questions of general awareness general
intelligence and reasoning, 10 of general
90 minutes100
  • 1/3 mark deducted for one wrong answer


complete syllabus of b pharm 1st and 2nd year.

  • Physical pharmaceutics
  • pharmaceutical microbiology
  • pharmaceutical engineering
  • medicinal chemistry
  • pharmacology
  • pharmacognosy and phytochemistry
  • industrial pharmacy
  • Environmental sciences
  • anatomy and physiology I and II
  • pharmaceutical analysis I and II
  • pharmaceutics
  • pharmaceutical inorganic chemistry
  • remedial biology
  • pharmaceutical organic chemistry
  • biochemistry
  • pathophysiology etc.

General science, general awareness, general intelligence and reasoning full syllabus.