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Railway Recruitment Group D Notification 2018 Out - 62,907 Vacancies

Dear Aspirants,

Railway Recruitment Boards are organisations under the Government of India that manage the appointment of new employees to work in Indian railways. There are 21 boards situated in different parts of India. The RAILWAY RECRUITMENT BOARD (RRB) has released the Recruitment notification of Group D. Application will begin from 10/02/2018 onwards and will close on 31/03/2018. All the eligible candidates can apply for the same. Given are the Notification Details.

Total number of vacancies: 62,907

Important dates: 

EventDate
Release of Application Form10/02/2018
Last Date of Registration Process (Earlier)12/03/2018
Revised Last Date of Registration Process31/03/2018
Tentative First stage Computer Based Test (CBT)April/May 2018
Dates for other stages of recruitment processShall be intimated through RRB's website

Eligibility Criteria: 

(A) Age Eligibility :

Revised age Limit for group D:

Category Notified age limitRevised age limit
UR3133
OBC3436
SC3638
ST3638

(B) Essential Academic Qualifications:

10th or ITI

Click here for the Detailed Eligibility criteria for Group D

Application Fees (Refundable) :

S. No.Candidate CategoriesApplication FeeRefundable fee
1.For all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at S. No 2500/-400/-
2.

For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class.

*This fee of Rs 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable, on appearing in First Stage CBT.

250/-250/-

MODES OF PAYMENT OF FEE:

1. ONLINE fee payment through internet banking or debit/credit cards upto 12.03.2018 till 22.00 Hrs.

2. OFFLINE fee payment through:

  • SBI Bank Branch for Challan Payment mode closes on 12.03.2018 at 13.00 Hrs in any branch of SBI.
  • Post Office Challan Payment mode closes on 10.03.2018 at 13.00 Hrs in any branch of computerized Post Office.

Procedure for refundable of fee:

For those Exam Fee Refundable Candidates who have appeared in First Stage CBT, the exam fee of 500\-or `250/- paid by them through online payment (Debit Card, Credit Card and Net Banking) shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges to the same account from which the online payment was made. The candidates who have made payment of ` 500/- or 250/- through SBI Challan or Post office Challan Mode should provide details of beneficiary account in which they would like to receive the refund viz. Beneficiary name, Bank name, Account Number and IFSC Code.

Selection Process: 

The selection process will consist :

1. Computer Based Test (CBT)

2. PHYSICAL EFFICIENCY TESTS (PET)

3. Document Verification and Empanelling of selected Candidates

1. Computer Based Test (CBT):

Sr. No.Name of Tests
(Objective)
No. of QuestionsTotal Time
1Mathematics10090 Minutes
2General Intelligence and Reasoning
3General Science
4General awareness
Total

Negative Marking: There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in the CBT. 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for the wrong answer.

2. PHYSICAL EFFICIENCY TESTS (PET):

Based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT, candidates shall be called for PET Two times the community wise total vacancy of the Posts notified against RRBs. Passing Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. The criterion for PET is as following:

S. No.Male CandidatesFemale Candidates
1.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.
2.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 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 selected Candidates:

Based on the performance of candidates in the CBT subject to their qualifying in PET, candidates will be called for document verification.

MEDICAL STANDARDS FOR THE POSTS:

Candidates called for DV (Document Verification) will have to pass requisite medical fitness test conducted by the Railway Administration to ensure that the candidates are medically fit to carry out the duties connected with the posts opted by them. Visual Acuity Standard is one of the important criteria of medical fitness of railway staff. The medical requirements against different medical standards for different categories are outlined below:

S. No.Medical StandardGENERAL FITNESSVISUAL ACUITY
1.A-1PHYSICALLY FIT IN ALL RESPECT Distance Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses with fogging test (must not accept +2D) Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 without glasses and Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc
2.B-1PHYSICALLY FIT IN ALL RESPECT Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D) Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc
3.B-2PHYSICALLY FIT IN ALL RESPECT Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass test for Binocular Vision etc
4.C-1PHYSICALLY FIT IN ALL RESPECT Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.

PAY SCALE:

The Basic pay scale is 18000/- plus other allowances as admissible.

RRB Online Registration 2018:

RRB Regions Name and Official Website:

RRB’s Region NameOfficial Website
RRB Allahabadwww.rrbald.gov.in
RRB Jammu and Srinagarwww.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Mumbaiwww.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Kolkatawww.rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Maldawww.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Secunderabadwww.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Bhopalwww.rrbbpl.nic.in
RRB Siliguriwww.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Ajmerwww.rrbajmer.org
RRB Ahmedabadwww.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpurwww.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Bilaspurwww.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chennaiwww.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpurwww.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patnawww.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Bhubaneswarwww.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bangalorewww.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Ranchiwww.rrbranchi.org
RRB Thiruvananthapuramwww.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in
RRB Chandigarhwww.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Guwahatiwww.rrbguwahati.gov.in

 

Click Here for Official Notification

Click Here for the Changes In Railways Group D and ALP & Technician Eligibility Criteria | Age Limits | Exam Fee for 2018

     

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