RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts

11 Mar, 2019

RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts- RRB has revised the official notification for RRB NTPC recruitment 2019 with the addition of more jobs. Now, in the category of Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC), the number of vacancies has been revised from 35,277 to 44,531. The information is available on RRB Patna’s official website only. There are 45,000 posts (approx.) available for NTPC, para-medical staff, ministerial & isolated categories whereas 1,00,000 posts have been released for the recruitment of Level-1 staff. The registration for NTPC posts has started on 1st March 2019. On the other hand, the applicants eligible and interested in para-medical staff recruitment can register from 4th March 2019 and the application window for ministerial & isolated categories will open on 8th March 2019. There are other level-1 posts for which the application form window will open from 12th March 2019. All the applicants applying for various positions need to check the eligibility criteria thoroughly before going ahead with the registration. This article imparts valuable information about RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts, including the application form, eligibility, job categorization, application fee, pay scales, etc.

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Vacancies under RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts

S.No Exam Group Vacancies Total Vacancies (Combined)
1. Non-Technical Popular Categories Sr./Jr. Clerk, Accounts Clerk, Trains Clerk, Ticket Clerks, Traffic Assistant, Goods Guards, Station Master, etc. 30,000
2. Para-Medical Staff Staff Nurse, Health & Malaria Inspector, Pharmacist, ECG Technician, Lab Assistant, Lab Superintendent, etc. 
3. Ministerial & Isolated Categories Stenographer, Chief Law Assistant, Junior Translator (Hindi), etc.
4. Level-1 Staff Track Maintainer Grade IV, Helpers in Technical Departments, Assistant Pointsman, etc. 1,00,000

    Detailed Overview of vacancies with Pay Grade & Medical Standards

    UG posts for the applicants applying on behalf of 12th Pass educational qualification

    S.No

    Post Name

    Level (7th CPC)

    Pay (Initial)

    Medical Standard

    Total Posts (All RRBs)

    1.

    Train Clerks

    2

    19,900

    A-3

    766

    2.

    Junior Time Keeper

    2

    19,900

    C-2

    19

    3.

    Junior Clerk cum Typist

    2

    19,900

    C-2

    5711

    4.

    Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

    3

    21,700

    B-2

    6562

    5.

    Accounts Clerk cum Typist

    2

    19,900

    C-2

    1002

    Posts for applicants applying on the basis of graduation:

    S.No

    Post Name

    Level (7th CPC)

    Pay (Initial)

    Medical Standard

    Total Posts (All RRBs)

    1.

    Traffic Assistant

    4

    25,500

    A-2

    117

    2.

    Station Master

    6

    35,400

    A-2

    6865

    3.

    Sr. Time Keeper

    5

    29,200

    C-2

    15

    4.

    Sr. Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

    5

    29,200

    B-2

    7494

    5.

    Sr. Clerk cum Typist

    5

    29,200

    C-2

    3813

    6.

    Jr. Account Assistant cum Typist

    5

    29,200

    C-2

    4197

    7.

    Goods Guard

    5

    29,200

    A-2

    7643

    8.

    Commercial Apprentice

    6

    35,400

    B-2

    327

    Eligibility for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts

    Age as on 1/07/2019- The age of the applicants registering for different posts will be calculated as per their age on 1st July 2019. It will differ for different posts. The conducting body has now published the details notification on the official websites of RRB and RRC. Hence, the candidates need to check the below table.

    Posts

    Upper Age Limit as on 1st July 2019

    Lower Age Limit as on 1st July 2019

    UG Posts

    UR (02.07.1989)

    OBC-NCL (02.07.1986)

    SC/ ST (02.07.1984)

    01.07.2001 for all categories

    Graduation Posts

    UR (02.07.1986)

    OBC-NCL (02.07.1983)

    SC/ ST (02.07.1981)

    01.07.2001 for all categories

    Educational Qualification The apex body has described different educational qualifications for different posts as per the job nature. Now, the detailed CEN has been published by RRB. Stay tuned to the below table to know about the educational qualification for different posts.

    Post Name

    Post Category

    Educational Qualification

    Station Master

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent

    Commercial Apprentice

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent

    Goods Guard

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent

    Sr. Clerk cum Typist

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent with proficiency in computer Hindi/ English typing

    Jr. Account Assistant cum Typist

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent with proficiency in computer Hindi/ English typing

    Sr. Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent

    Sr. Time Keeper

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent with proficiency in computer Hindi/ English typing

    Traffic Assistant

    Graduation Level

    Degree from recognized University or its equivalent

    Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

    UG Level

    12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage)

    Accounts Clerk cum Typist

    UG Level

    12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential

    JR. Clerk cum Typist

    UG Level

    12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential

    Jr. Time Keeper

    UG Level

    12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on Computer is essential

    Trains Clerk

    UG Level

    12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC / ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage).

    Medical Standards Few of the posts under RRB NTPC recruitment 2019 must ask the candidates to meet medical fitness criteria. Below table carries the detailed information about the posts that require such medical standards. The candidates need to match medical standard code with the position they are applying for:

    S.No

    Medical Standard

    Fitness Level

    Visual Acuity 

    1.

    A-2

    Physical fitness in all aspects is must

    Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses (No fogging test).

    Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 without glasses and Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision and Myopic vision.

    2.

    A-3

    Physical fitness in all aspects is must

    Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 2D).

    Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses and Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision and Myopic vision

    3.

    B-2

    Physical fitness in all aspects is must

    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 Field of Vision(Binocular Vision) etc.

    4.

    C-2

    Physical fitness in all aspects is must

    Distant Vision: 6/12, nil with or without glasses.

    Near Vision: Sn 0.6 combined with or without

    glasses where reading or close work is required.

    Nationality– A candidate must be either:

    • a citizen of India, or
    • a subject of Nepal, or
    • a subject of Bhutan, or
    • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
    • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
    • Provided that a candidate belonging to categories.

    (b), (c), (d) and (e) above, shall be a person, in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. 4.2 A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.

    Reservation The candidates belonging from SC/ ST/ OBC/ EWS/ Ex-Servicemen/ PwBD (Persons with benchmark Disabilities) category will be given relaxation in terms of age and the posts reserved for them will be published in the detailed CEN. RRB is expected to follow the reservation criteria defined by the Indian government for this recruitment process.  

    Important Dates for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts

    S.No

    Event

    Opening Date

    Closing Date

    1.

    Online registration of NTPC by RRB

    1st March 2019 (04:00 PM onwards)

    31st March 2019 (11:59 PM)

    2.

    Online registration of para-medical by RRB

    4th March 2019 (10:00 AM onwards)

    31st March 2019 (11:59 PM)

    3.

    Online registration of ministerial & isolated category by  RRB

    8th March 2019 (10:00 AM onwards)

    31st March 2019 (11:59 PM)

    4.

    Online registration of level-1 category by  RRB

    12th March 2019 (10:00 AM onwards)

    31st March 2019 (11:59 PM)

    5.

    Closing date of application fee submission through different modes:

    5th April 2019 (11:59 PM)

    5th April 2019 (03:00 PM)

    12th April 2019 (11:59 PM)

     

    (a)    Online payment through Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card

    (b)   Through SBI Challan

    (c)    Through post office challan

    6.

    Final submission of application form

    12th April 2019 (11:59 PM)

    7.

    Tentative date of 1st stage computer-based test

    Somewhere between June to September 2019

    Examination Fee for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 for 1,30,000 Posts

    The below table will help the applicants know about the application fee for RRB NTPC recruitment 2019 for different posts.

    Non-reserved category

    INR 500

    Reserved categories

    INR 250

    Note Rs 400 from the fee of non-reserved category shall be refunded after deducting the bank charges once they appear in the computer-based test (CBT). On the other hand, Rs 250 after deduction of bank charges shall be refunded to reserved categories after the CBT.

    How to fill RRB NTPC Application Form 2019?

    The application process for RRB NTPC recruitment 2019 will be performed online only. First of all, all the aspirants should carefully read the instructions furnished on the respective websites of RRB/ RRC before initiating the application form filling process. They should also keep their active mobile number and email ID ready for registration. The steps are as following:

    • Visit the applicable official website of RRB/ RRC (list is given below).
    • Register with your name, parents’ name, mobile number, and email ID.
    • You will receive the registration ID, which is to be used for further communication.
    • Log in with your registration Id and DOB.
    • Fill all your academic details and communication details in specified boxes.
    • Upload your photograph and signature in a predefined format.
    • Pay the application fee either online (net banking, debit card, credit card) or via SBI/ Post office challan.

                                   RRB NTPC Important Link To apply Online

    Official website

    Click here

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    After submitting the form candidates need to take the printout of the confirmation page. Also, they need to check the status of their application form frequently to know if it is accepted or not.    

    Exam Pattern of RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019

    The exam will be held online for all the applicants. RRB and RRC have decided to assess the candidates with 1st & 2nd Stage Computer based Tests (CBT) and Typing Proficiency Test (if applicable). The comprehensive exam pattern and syllabus of RRB NTPC recruitment 2019 has been released with the detailed notification. 

    Exam Pattern of Stage 1 CBT

    Duration of Exam

    No. of questions (1 mark each)

    Total No. of Questions

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    Mathematics

    General Awareness

    90 Minutes

    30

    30

    40

    100

    The candidates who qualify for Stage 2 will be considered qualified for all the further selection processes. 

    Exam Pattern for Stage 2 CBT

    Duration of Exam

    No. of questions (1 mark each)

    Total No. of Questions

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    Mathematics

    General Awareness

    90 Minutes

    35

    35

    50

    120

    NoteThe physically disabled candidates allowed with scribe will be given 120 minutes (2 hours) to solve the question paper.

    Marking Scheme– 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer whereas the negative marking of 1/3 mark will be applicable for wrong answers. Un-attempted answers will not be considered for negative marking. This marking pattern will remain the same in both the stages.

    The candidates applying for the posts of Station Master and Traffic Assistant need to undergo the Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT). 

    RRB NTPC Syllabus 2019

    The applicants need to know the syllabus of the exam to prepare well accordingly. Below table depicts the subject-wise syllabus for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019. 

    Subject

    Topics

    Mathematics

    Number System, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportions, Percentage, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Elementary Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, etc.

    General Awareness

    Current Events of National and International Importance, Games and Sports, Art and Culture of India, Indian Literature, Monuments and Places of India, General Science and Life Science (up to 10th CBSE), History of India and Freedom Struggle, Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India and World, Indian Polity and Governance- constitution and political system, General Scientific and Technological Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India, UN and Other important World Organizations, Environmental Issues Concerning India and World at Large, Basics of Computers and Computer Applications, Common Abbreviations, Transport Systems in India, Indian Economy, Famous Personalities of India and World, Flagship Government Programs, Flora and Fauna of India, Important Government and Public Sector Organizations of India, etc.

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    Analogies, Completion of Number and Alphabetical Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical Operations, Similarities and Differences, Relationships, Analytical Reasoning, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagrams, Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, Statement- Conclusion, Statement- Courses of Action, Decision Making, Maps, Interpretation of Graphs etc.

    RRB/ RRC Website Addresses as per Cities/ Zones

    RRB and RRC have designated their exam centers for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 in all the major cities across India. Below tables will help the candidates be conversant with the major exam cities and zones.

    RRB Websites (City-wise)

    RRB City

    Website Address

    RRB City

    Website Address

    Ahmedabad

    www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in

    Jammu-Srinagar

    www.rrbjammu.nic.in

    Ajmer

    www.rrbajmer.gov.in

    Kolkata

    www.rrbkolkata.gov.in

    Allahabad

    www.rrbald.gov.in

    Malda

    www.rrbmalda.gov.in

    Bangalore

    www.rrbbnc.gov.in

    Mumbai

    www.rrbmumbai.gov.in

    Bhopal

    www.rrbbpl.nic.in

    Muzaffarpur

    www.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in

    Bhubaneswar

    www.rrbbbs.gov.in

    Patna

    www.rrbpatna.gov.in

    Bilaspur

    www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in

    Ranchi

    www.rrbranchi.gov.in

    Chandigarh

    www.rrbcdg.gov.in

    Secunderabad

    www.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in

    Chennai

    www.rrbchennai.gov.in

    Siliguri

    www.rrbsiliguri.org

    Gorakhpur

    www.rrbgkp.gov.in

    Thiruvananthapuram

    www.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in

    Guwahati

    www.rrbguwahati.gov.in

     

     

    RRC Websites (Zone-wise)

    RRC Zones

    Website Address

    RRC Zones

    Website Address

    Central Railways

    www.rrccr.com

    North Western Railway

    www.nwr.indianrailways.gov.in

    Eastern Railways

    www.rrcer.com

    Southern Railway

    www.rrcmas.in

    East Central Railways

    www.rrcecr.gov.in

    South Central Railway

    www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in

    East Cost Railways

    www.rrcecor.org

    South Eastern Railway

    www.ser.indianrailways.gov.in

    Northern Railways

    www.rrcnr.org

    South East Central Railway

    www.secr.indianrailways.gov.in

    North Central Railways

    www.rrcald.org

    South Western Railway

    www.rrchubli.in

    North Eastern Railways

    www.ner.indianrailways.gov.in

    Western Railway

    www.rrc-wr.com

    Northeast Frontier Railway

    www.nfr.indianrailways.gov.in

    West Central Railway

    www.wcr.indianrailways.gov.in

     

    This is all about RRB NTPC Notification for 1,30,000 posts from us till now. The detailed notification has been now released by RRB/ RRC. Moreover, you need to stay tuned to this page to receive all the updates about this exam in real-time. Post your comments in the box below to get your queries resolved by our experts. 

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