RRB Group D Recruitment 2018: 62,907 Vacancies Direct Link To Apply Online: Updated Link
RRB Group D 2018 Notification:
Indian Railway Recruitment Board is offering a great opportunity by inviting eligible candidates for the recruitment of various posts in Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix for the vacancies in various units of Indian Railways with Online Applications to be filled completely and appropriately in all respect which must be submitted ONLINE ONLY to any one of the Railway Recruitment Boards before 23.59 hrs of 12.03.2018.
RRB Group D Exam Dates:
Railway Recruitment 2018 Notification
10th February 2018
Start of Railway Recruitment 2018 Online Application
Note: There is no vacancy for the following Railway boards:
Railway Pay Scale:
Level 01 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs.18000/- plus other allowances admissible at that time. After adding perks & emoluments over all salary will be Rs.23,000-25,000/-.
Career Growth:After 3 years of work experience you will get promotion by taking departmental exams to Group 'C'
Railway Educational Qualification:
10th pass (OR) ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT (or) equivalent (OR) National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT
Some Important Points:
Candidates should have the Educational/Technical qualifications indicated against the notified posts in the CEN from recognized Board/NCVT/SCVT as on the closing date for submission of the ONLINE application.
Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational/technical qualification SHOULD NOT apply.
Diploma/Degree in Engineering will not be accepted in lieu of course completed Act Apprenticeship / ITI. Also, Graduate Act Apprentice will not be accepted in lieu of Course Completed Act Apprenticeship.
Medical Standard: Candidates must ensure that they fulfill the prescribed medical standards for the post(s) they are opting for. Candidates who are found medically unsuitable for the opted post(s) shall not be given any alternative appointment.
Railway Age Limit:
Minimum Age: 18 years
Maximum Age: 33 years
Age Limit as on 1st July 2018.
OBC – by 3 years & SC/ST – by 5 years
Selection Process For Railway Recruitment 2018:
Computer Based Test (CBT)
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
Document Verification (DV)
1. Computer Based Test (CBT)
Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories are: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -30%. Marks will be normalized in the CBT.
No. Of Questions
General Intelligence and Reasoning
General awareness on current affairs
It will consist of multiple-choice objective type questions.
Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted.
Note:English is the default language.In case the candidate wishes to choose any other language, then the same can be selected in addition from the below list. In case of any difference between English and the opted language, the content of English version shall prevail.
Name of RRB
Local Language Choice (in addition to Hindi, English & Urdu)
Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani
Assamese, Bengali, Manipur
Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada
Telugu, Marathi, Kannada & Odia
Syllabus Of CBT Exam:
Time and Work
Time and Distance
Profit and Loss,Algebra
Geometry and Trigonometry
Simple and Compound Interest
Calendar & Clock
Ratio and Proportion
Pipes & Cistern etc
General Intelligence and Reasoning:-
Alphabetical and Number Series
Coding and Decoding
Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
Conclusions and Decision making
Similarities and Differences
Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.
General Science:- Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10 standard level.
General awareness on current affairs:- Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.
2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
Passing Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. The criterion for PET is as under:
Should be able to lift and carry 35 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down
Should be able to lift and carry 20 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down
Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in one chance
Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance.
Note: The persons with disabilities as specified in Para 11.0 are exempted from appearing for PET. However, after qualifying in the CBT, such candidates will have to pass the medical examination prescribed for Persons with Disabilities.
3. Document Verification and Empanelling of Candidates Based on the performance of candidates in the CBT subject to their qualifying in PET, candidates will be called for document verification.
Note: Shortlisted candidates should produce NOC from the employer on the date of his/her DV failing which their candidature will be cancelled. Signatures of the candidates on all documents should be identical, either in English or Hindi.
UR & OBC: Rs.500/-
SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class : Rs.250/-
Note: This fee of 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in CBT.
The board has now declared that the application fee of Rs. 400/- will be refunded for Unreserved Candidates appearing for Railway Recruitment Exam and the complete exam fee of Rs. 250/- will be refunded for candidates belonging to reserved category.
Note: Any attempt by a candidate to submit more than one application against this CEN shall result in disqualification and debarment.