The urgency of jobs in our country can be understood by the fact that 1.5 crore applicants have registered until now for 26,502 vacancies for group C and 62,907 group D vacancies aggregating for 89,000 posts. Undoubtedly aspirants will be full of beans as serving in Railway Department is having a field day in itself. As the last date of applying for the same is 31st March. In the words of a senior official, ‘’Primary registration is done by candidates with their name and address. The next step is the application where they fill up other details and pay the fee’’. Let us make you grasp some important details about the nature of the exam.
In the preliminary registration of RRB application form, candidates have to provide educational qualification along with other details such as name, father’s name, date of birth, community, email ID and mobile number. The tentative date to conduct the exam is during April and May 2018.
Since the notification is out for ALP and technician vacancies, Railways has made many changes with respect to criteria, age and educational qualification, after protests by job aspirants in several states resulting in a bit relaxation to the aspirants.
RRB recruitment 2018: Important dates
- Last date of application – March 31, 2018
- Last date of online payment – March 31, 2018
- Last date of SBI challan – March 31, 2018
- Last date post office challan – March 29, 2018
- Exam date – April/May 2018 (tentative)
Examination fee refund
RRB will be now refund a part of the fee deposited by candidates belonging to all categories – both who have applied and who are planning to apply. Rs. 400 out of the examination fee of Rs. 500 will be refunded to general category candidates and a full refund of the Rs. 250 examination fee will be provided to reserved category candidates after the candidates have appeared for the first stage CBT examination.
To know more about Group C and Group D Vacancy Details and Selection Procedures, click on the below provided link.