Railway Recruitment Board [RRB NTPC]

RRB NTPC 2018

Exam Date : 8th April 2018 To 15th April 2018
Result Date : 20th May 2018

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Application form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern, RRB NTPC 2018

  • The first railway root in India was laid between Mumbai and Thane in the year 1853.
  • At the time of independence, it had 42 rail systems. Later in the year 1951, it was nationalised as a single unit.
  •  India has one of the largest railway networks in the world. It has about 65 thousand km of railway track. The annual income is more than 1,000 million rupees all over the country.
  • There are 18 zones and 71 divisions in Indian Railways classified area wise. People who are looking for latest railway jobs can stay in touch with our site, as we update all the Indian railway recruitment 2018.
  • Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) are responsible for the recruitment of Group A, B, C & D positions & currently there are 21 RRBs functioning across India.
  • It is an opportunity for graduates to start a career with India`s largest public sector organisation. It is through RRB NTPC, Recruitment is done for Various posts in the Indian Railway.

Important Details regarding RRB NTPC 2018:

Examination Name

Railway Recruitment Board [RRB NTPC]

Exam Type

National Level

Exam Category

UnderGraduate

Exam Mode

Online

Conducting Body

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)

Exam Date

8th April 2018 to 15th April 2018 (Expected)


Railway Recruitment Posts:

Gazetted posts (Group 'A' and 'B') and Non-Gazetted posts (Group 'C' and 'D') in 21 RRBs:

  • Group 'A' Posts: Group A posts are done by UPSC - designated through Civil Service Exam, Engineering Service Exam, and Combined Medical Service Examination.
  • Group 'B' Posts: The Group B posts link Section Officers Grade - upgraded posts from Group 'C' Railway employees on deputation basis.
  • Group 'C' Posts: Technical and Non-Technical cadre posts like Clerk, Station Master, Ticket Collector, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Engineering posts (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Signal & Telecommunication) etc.
  • Group 'D' Posts: These posts in various disciplines include Trackman, Helper, Assistant Points Man, Safaiwala / Safaiwali, Gunman, Peon etc.

Eligibility Criteria for Various posts of RRB NTPC 2018 

Post Name

Qualification

Eligibility

Commercial Apprentice

Bachelor's Degree

18 to 32 years

Traffic Apprentice

Bachelor's Degree 

 18 to 32 years

Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk

Bachelor's Degree 

18 to 32 years 

Goods Guard

Bachelor's Degree 

18 to 32 years 

Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist

Bachelor's Degree + Typing Proficiency

18 to 32 years 

Senior Clerk Cum Typist

 Bachelor's Degree + Typing Proficiency 

18 to 32 years 

Assistant Station Master

Bachelor's Degree  

18 to 32 years 

Traffic Assistant

Bachelor's Degree  

18 to 32 years 

Senior Time Keeper

Bachelor's Degree + Typing Proficiency   18 to 32 years 

Various Zones of Indian Railway

Sl No.

Name of the Railway zone

Zonal headquarters

Divison

1

Central Railway

Mumbai

1) Mumbai

2) Nagpur

3) Bhusawal

4) Pune

5) Sholapur  

2

Eastern Railway

Kolkata

1) Howrah-I

2) Howrah-II

3) Sealdah

4) Malda

5) Asansol

6) Chitaranjan

7) Kolkata Metro

3

East Central Railway

Hajipur

1)Danapur

2) Mugalsarai

3) Dhanbad

4) Sonpur

5) Samastipur 

4

East Coast Railway

Bhubaneshwar

1)Khurda Road

2)Waltair

3) Sambhalpur

5

Northern Railway

Baroda House, New Delhi

1) Delhi-I

2) Delhi-II

3) Ambala

4) Moradabad

5) Lucknow

6) Firozpur

6

North Central  Railway

Allahabad

1)Allahabad

2) Jhansi

3) Agra 

7

North Eastern  Railway

Gorakhpur

1)Izzatnagar

2) Lucknow

3) Varanasi

4) DLW

8

North Frontier  Railway

Maligaon, Guwahati

1)Katihar

2) Alipurduar

3) Rangiya

4) Lumding

5) Tinsukia 

9

North Western Railway

Jaipur

1) Jaipur

2) Jodhpur

3) Bikaner

4) Ajmer

10

Southern  Railway

Chennai

1)Chennai

2) Madurai

3) Palghat

4) Trichy

5) Trivendrum 

11

South Central Railway

Secunderabad

1) Secunderabad
2) Hyderabad
3) Guntakal
4) Vijayawada
5) Nanded

12

South Eastern Railway

Garden Reach, Kolkata

1)Kharagpur

2) Adra

3) Chakradharpur

4) Ranchi

5) Shalimar

13

South East Central  Railway

Bilaspur

1) Bilaspur

2) Nagpur

3) Raipur

14

South Western Railway

Hubli

1) Bangalore

2) Mysore

3) Hubli

4) RWF/YNK

15

Western Railway

Mumbai CST

1) BCT

2) Vadodara

3) Ahmedabad

4) Ratlam

5) Rajkot

6) Bhavnagar

16

West Central Railway

Jabalpur

1) Jabalpur

2) Bhopal

3) Kota

RRB NTPC 2018 Important Dates

Various Stages of the RRB NTPC Exam 2018

Dates of Commencement

Date

of issuance of Official Notification

December 2018

Last date for filling and submitting RRB 2018 Application Form

21st January 2018

Issuance of RRB 2018 Admit Card

4th March 2018

Date of the commencement of RRB #yearExam

8th April 2018

Announcement of result of RRB #yearExam

20th May 2018

RRB NTPC 2018 Eligibility

Nationality:

A candidate must be

  • a citizen of India,
  • a subject of Nepal,
  • a subject of Bhutan,
  • a Tibetan refugee who came to India on 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India

 Educational Qualification:

  • Candidate have to complete graduation from recognized Institute or University
  • Candidate must have results of his/her final exam
  • Candidate must have original documents for the verification
  • Candidates age must be in the range of 18 to 32 years, age relation is given to the candidate belonging to SC, ST, OBC, PWD and Women
  • All candidates should have Medical Clearance Certificate and it is mandatory

Typing Proficiency:

  • For English, typing speed should be 30 words per minute and
  • For Hindi Language, typing speed should be 25 words per minute

RRB NTPC 2018 Application Process

  • Candidate should visit the official website of RRB
  • Click on the new registration tab to fill the application form, Candidates name and Parents name should be mentioned as per the Matriculation or Secondary Certification
  • Select the examination center, five cities have per your preference
  • Make the application fee payment to successfully complete the application process
  • Candidate has to upload his/her scanned copies of signature and photograph as per the specification
  • Candidate also has to upload SC/ST Certificate to claim for age relaxation

RRB NTPC 2018 Application Form Details

  • Candidate has to visit the official website of RRB (zone wise)
  • Before starting the application process candidate has to check the eligibility criteria
  • Candidate has to keep ready all the necessary documents before heading towards application form
  • All fields which are marked with (*) symbol are mandatory
  • Candidate has to keep scanned copies of photograph and signature before filling the application form
  • Candidate are advised to read declarations before clicking on 'I Agree' button
  • After Registration candidate will be provided with registration number and password, he/she should note and save that for future use
  • To be eligible for Age relaxation candidate need to submit the SC/ST certificate during the application process
  • After successful payment procedure candidate need to take the print out of application form

RRB NTPC 2018 Admit Card

  • Candidates need to visit the official website of RRB (zone wise) to download the admit card
  • On the home page candidate will find link of admit card, click on the link
  • Enter the Registration number, Date of Birth and Password along with Captcha then click on submit button
  • Candidate will be taken to the PDF file of admit card, click on it to open
  • Download the PDF file of RRB NTPC Admit card and take print to carry the examination center

RRB NTPC 2018 Exam Pattern

 RRB NTPC exam will of two stages,

  1. RRB NTPC Prelims Exam

Sections

Number of Questions

Difficulty Level

Arithmetic Ability

35

Easy to moderate

Reasoning & General Intelligence 

25

Easy to Moderate

General Awareness and General Science 

40

Moderate

      2. RRB NTPC Mains Exam

Sections

Number of Questions

Reasoning

30

General Awareness

55

Arithematic

35

RRB NTPC 2018 Syllabus

Syllabus

Arithmetic Aptitude

General Intelligence and Reasoning

General Awareness

General Science

Data Interpretation (Bar Graphs, Charts, Line Graphs, Tables)

Questions on Analogy, Classification of Odd pair

Indian Economy, Indian Geography, Indian History, Indian Polity, Indian Culture & Heritage and Indian Railways

Physics

Boats & Streams, Trains’ speed, Time & Distance, Pipe & Cistern, Time & Work

Pattern Detection (Pattern Detection, Embedded Images Mirror Images, Hidden Images, Figure Matrix)

Chemistry

Percentage, Profit & Loss, Interest (Simple and Compound), Discounts & Margins

Statement-Conclusion, Statement Argument, Statement Interference

Biology

Arithmetical Simplification / Numerical Operations on addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Puzzles/Complex Arrangement and Sitting /Circular Arrangements

Current Affairs

Average, Ratio and Proportion, Problems on Age

Puzzles/Complex Arrangement, Alphanumeric Series, Direction Sense

National and International Organisations, Famous Personalities, Honours and Awards, Science & Technology, Games and Sports, Government Schemes and Policies

Environment Studies

Linear equation, Quadratic Equations, Algebraic LCM and HCF

Equality/Inequality, Blood Relation, Problem Solving, Verbal & Visual Analysis

Geometric Computation of Area, Volume, Perimeters etc. of geometric shapes such as a circle, triangle, rectangle, pentagon, cube, cuboids, sphere

Eligibility Test, Arithmetical Reasoning, Decision Making

RRB NTPC 2018 Results

  • Candidate has to visit the zonal RRB's official website
  • Candidate can find the link of result on the home page on desktop screen
  • Click on that link to proceed, candidate can able find the RRB NTPC Result PDF file
  • Click on the PDF file to open, Check your result where shortlisted candidates name will be mentioned
  • Download the NTPC Result and save it for future reference

RRB NTPC 2018 Counselling

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Discussion Forum View all 67 Questions

What are the important things to know about the IBPS RRB 2017?

Asked By: Nanditha Jain,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Indian railway is one of the main transport systems in India. it is used as a barrier for transporting a huge number of people from one place to other. Well, let’s have a small glance over the origin of Indian railways.

The first railway root in India is laid between Mumbai and thane in the year 1853.

At the time of independence, it had 42 rail systems. Later in the year 1951, it is nationalized as a single unit. India is one of the largest railway networks in the world. It has about 65 thousand km of railway track. The annual income is more than 1,000 million rupees all over the country. Again the Indian railway is divided into zones.

There are 18 zones and 71 divisions in Indian railways classified area wise. People who are looking for latest railway jobs can stay in touch with our site, as we update all the Indian railway's recruitment 2017.

The Indian railways are so far updating gradually. Previously it used coal, later modified to diesel and now electric trains. It always provides sophisticated facilities for the passengers as well as for unemployed applicants.

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) are responsible for the recruitment of Group A, B, C & D positions & currently there are 21 RRBs functioning across India.

It is a wonderful chance of graduates to start a career in India`s largest public sector organization.

It is through these boards - exams, selections & various other tests for that particular zone is conducted.

Railway Recruitment Posts: Gazetted (Group 'An' and 'B') and Non-Gazetted (Group 'C' and 'D') in 21 RRBs:-

Group 'A' Posts: Group A posts is carried out by UPSC - appointed through Civil Service Exam, Engineering Service Exam, and Combined Medical Service Examination.

Group 'B' Posts: These posts are not open to directly. The Group B posts link Section Officers Grade - upgraded posts from Group 'C' railway employees on deputation basis.

Group 'C' Posts: Technical and Non-Technical cadre posts like Clerk, Station Master, Ticket Collector, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Engineering posts (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Signal & Telecommunication) etc.

Group 'D' Posts: These posts in various disciplines include Trackman, Helper, Assistant Points Man, Safaiwala / Safaiwali, Gunman, Peon etc.

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Which are all the Railway Recruitment Posts for RRB NTPC 2017?

Asked By: Kavya Suresh,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Gazetted (Group 'A' and 'B') and Non-Gazetted (Group 'C' and 'D') in 21 RRBs:-

Group 'A' Posts: Group A posts is carried out by UPSC - appointed through Civil Service Exam, Engineering Service Exam, and Combined Medical Service Examination.

Group 'B' Posts: These posts are not open to directly. The Group B posts link Section Officers Grade - upgraded posts from Group 'C' railway employees on deputation basis.

Group 'C' Posts: Technical and Non-Technical cadre posts like Clerk, Station Master, Ticket Collector, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Engineering posts (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Signal & Telecommunication) etc.

Group 'D' Posts: These posts in various disciplines include Trackman, Helper, Assistant Points Man, Safaiwala / Safaiwali, Gunman, Peon etc.

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What If I do not receive any communication from Railway Recruitment Board for the examination for RRB NTPC 2017?

Asked By: Kavitha Hedge,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

You can know the status of your application on this website or contact Railway Recruitment Board, Mumbai. On Telephone no. 022 - 23090422 during office hours. An Enquiry counter is operational on all working days during office hours for RRB NTPC 2017.

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How do I know the schedule of the examination and the centre allotted for RRB NTPC 2017?

Asked By: Preethi M,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The schedule of examination is published in the Local Newspapers of Zonal jurisdiction, Employment notice / Rojgar Samachar and on this Website. Railway Recruitment Board also sends call letters to the eligible candidates under UPC for the examination. The Call letters are sent to the candidates before 1 month of the scheduled date. However, RRB Mumbai is not responsible for any postal delay, wrong delivery or less in transit for RRB NTPC 2017

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How should I send my money to Railway Recruitment Board RRB NTPC 2017?

Asked By: Vishal A,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The duly filled-in application form along with copies of relevant certificates and photograph, complying with the requirements as laid down in the Employment Notification should be sent either by ordinary post or dropped in the specific box provided at Railway Recruitment Board's office for RRB NTPC 2017.

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What is the amount and mode of payment of application fee for RRB NTPC 2017?

Asked By: Sedhu J,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  1. For SC, ST, Ex-Servicemen and Physically Handicapped candidates, there is no application fee. For all others it is Rs.40/- (Rs. Forty) for the post having pay scale up to 3050 - 4590 and Rs 60/- (Rs. Sixty) for all the post having pay scale higher than 3050 - 4590. The application fee can be submitted in the form of IPO or Demand Draft. IPO/DD should not be of a date prior to the date of notification. The Demand Draft should be from a Scheduled Bank with a validity of not less than 6 months. Cash/ Money Order or any other form of fee is not acceptable. IPO / DD should be Drawn in favour of ASSISTANT SECRETARY, RAILWAY RECRUITMENT BOARD PAYABLE AT MUMBAI for RRB NTPC.
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How do I know about the details of the post for which Recruitment is notified?

Asked By: Vikram C,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The detailed notification showing the name of the post, qualification, vacancy details etc. Is published in Employment news / Rojgar Samachar and an Indicative Advertisement is also published in local newspapers for RRB NTPC.

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QRRB NTPC full form

What is RRB NTPC full form?

Asked By: Risha G,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The full form of RRB NTPC is Railway Recruitment Board Non-Technical Popular Category.

The exam conducting authority is Railway Recruitment Board.

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QSalary of ASM

What is the RRB NTPC salary for Assistant Station Master (ASM)?

Asked By: Tramati R,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The table given below represents the salary components of Assisstant Station Master:

(i)

Pay Scale

5200 – 20200

(ii)

Grade Pay

2800

(iii)

Initial Pay

8560

(iv)

Total Pay (i) + (ii )

11360

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QFirst railway laid

When was the first railway laid?

Asked By: Harinita T,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The first railway root in India is laid between Mumbai and thane in the year 1853.

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