RRB NTPC 2019 Notification, Exam Dates, 35,208 Vacancies in 2019

RRB NTPC Notification 2019: 35,208 Vacancies 

The Official RRB NTPC 2019 notification for the exam to be held next year for Non-Technical Popular Categories was released and lakhs of aspirants applied from various regions to get recruited in the Ministry of Railway. 35,208 vacancies will be filled under the RRB NTPC recruitment 2019. Know about the detailed RRB NTPC Notification, exam date, admit card date, selection process, syllabus, and salary structure.

What is RRB NTPC 2019?

Railway Recruitment Board releases vacancies for Non-Technical Popular Categories that provides a golden chance for graduate aspirants to apply for the posts namely: Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Junior Time Keeper, Trains Clerk, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Traffic Assistant, Goods Guard, Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Account Assistant cum Typist, Senior Time Keeper, Commercial Apprentice and Station Master in various Zonal Railways and Production Units of Indian Railways.

RRB NTPC Exam Date 2019

When is the RRB NTPC exam going to be conducted? The RRB NTPC exam date is postponed. Check the RRB NTPC exam date and the admit card release date.

Events Dates
RRB NTPC Notification 2019 Release Date 28th February 2019
Start Date To Apply Online for RRB NTPC 01st March 2019
Last Date To Apply Online 31st March 2019
Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee 05.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs
Final submission of Applications 12.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs.
RRB NTPC 2019 Exam Date February-March

 

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RRB NTPC Notification 2019 

With the release of the official notification of RRB NTPC 2019, there was an upsurge in the number of vacancies released for government job aspirants. Download the official notification for RRB NTPC by clicking on the link given below.

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RRB NTPC Admit Card 2019

RRB NTPC admit card will be available 10-15 days prior to the examination. As the exam has been delayed the RRB NTPC admit card 2019 will be released by the board in January of February. Candidates are requested to follow up on this page for all the further notifications.

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RRB NTPC Vacancy 2019: Total Vacancies- 35,208

The Vacancies for RRB NTPC Exam 2019 have been revised to 35,208 deducting the number of DLW vacancies from the RRB Allahabad zone. The DLW vacancies under RRB ALLAHABAD has been canceled. The region-wise vacancies were released and candidates were required to apply for one region. Check out the distribution of vacancies:

Name of RRBs No. Of Vacancy
RRB NTPC Ahmedabad 1024
RRB NTPC Ajmer 1773
RRB NTPC Allahabad 4030(UPDATED)
RRB NTPC Bangalore 2470
RRB NTPC Bhopal 997
RRB NTPC Bhubaneshwar 498
RRB NTPC Bilaspur 1207
RRB NTPC Chandigarh 2483
RRB NTPC Chennai 2694
RRB NTPC Gorakhpur 1298
RRB NTPC Guwahati 851
RRB NTPC Jammu-Srinagar 898
RRB NTPC Kolkata 2949
RRB NTPC Malda 1043
RRB NTPC Mumbai 3665
RRB NTPC Muzaffarpur 329
RRB NTPC Patna 1039
RRB NTPC Ranchi 1386
RRB NTPC Secunderabad 3234
RRB NTPC Siliguri 443
RRB NTPC Trivandrum 897
Total 35208

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RRB NTPC Vacancy 2019: For Under Graduate Posts

S. No. Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies(All RRBs)
1 Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 4300
2 Accounts Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 760
3 Junior Time Keeper 2 19900 C-2 11
4 Trains Clerk 2 19900 A-3 592
5 Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 21700 B-2 4940
Grand Total 10603

 

RRB NTPC Vacancy 2019 For Graduate Posts

S. No. Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies(All RRBs)
1 Traffic Assistant 4 25500 A-2 88
2 Goods Guard 5 29200 A-2 5748
3 Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 29200 B-2 5638
4 Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 2854
5 Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 3147
6 Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 C-2 6
7 Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 B-2 259
8 Station Master 6 35400 A-2 6865
Grand Total 24605

 

RRB NTPC 2019: Educational Qualifications

The minimum educational qualifications required to appear in the RRB NTPC stage 1 exam has been mentioned below:

For Under Graduate Posts: Candidates must posses Minimum Educational Qualification of 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent examination.
For Graduate Posts: Candidates with Minimum Educational Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent will be eligible to apply.
Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed minimum educational qualification SHOULD NOT apply.

Important Points

  • Candidates can apply to only one RRB.
  • Application to more than one RRB will lead to rejection of all the applications.
  • Any attempt to submit more than one application by a candidate against this CEN shall result in disqualification and debarment.
  • If candidates are eligible for more than one level of 7th CPC posts, then he can apply for those posts.
  • The candidates are required to indicate their Post-wise and Railway/Production Unit (PU) wise preferences very carefully.

RRB NTPC 2019 Eligibility Criteria FAQs

The RRB NTPC recruitment requires you to pass certain criteria such as medical standards and physical tests for some posts. Candidates must be well aware of all the frequently asked queries regarding the eligibility criteria. Click on the link given below:

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RRB NTPC Age Limit 2019

The crucial date for determining the age limit was 1st July 2019. Check out the age limit for undergraduate and graduate-level posts including the relaxation given to various categories.

For Undergraduate level: Age between 18 to 30 Years as on 01.07.2019.

Age Group Upper Limit Of Date Birth Lower Limit of Date of Birth (Not Later Than) For Under Graduate posts
UR OBC Non-Creamy Layer SC/ST For All Community / Categories
18 to 30 02.07.1989 02.07.1986 02.07.1984 01.07.20001

 

For Graduate level: Age between 18 to 33 Years as on 01.07.2019.

Age Group Upper Limit Of Date Birth (Not Earlier Than) Lower Limit of Date of Birth (Not Later Than) For Under Graduate posts
UR OBC – Non-Creamy Layer SC/ST For All Community / Categories
18 to 33 02.07.1986 02.07.1983 02.07.1981 01.07.20001

 

RRB NTPC Selection Process 2019

The RRB NTPC 2019 selection process for levels 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 consists of 2 stages of the computer-based tests followed by the skill test. Here is the summary of the selection process that candidates will go through for the final selection:

Sl.
No.
Name of the post Level
in 7th
CPC
1st stage
CBT
2nd stage
CBT
Skill Test
requirement
1 Junior Clerk cum
Typist
2 Common
for
all
posts
Common
For all
Level 2
Posts
Typing Skill Test
2 Accounts Clerk cum
Typist
2 Typing Skill Test
3 Junior Time Keeper 2 Typing Skill Test
4 Trains Clerk 2 ——————
5 Commercial cum
Ticket Clerk
3 Separate for
Level 3 post
——————
6 Traffic Assistant 4 Separate for
Level 4 post
Computer
Based Aptitude
Test
7 Goods Guard 5 Common
For
all
Level 5
posts
——————
8 Senior Commercial
cum Ticket Clerk
5 ——————
9 Senior Clerk cum
Typist
5 Typing Skill Test
10 Junior Account
Assistant cum Typist
5 Typing Skill Test
11 Senior Time Keeper 5 Typing Skill Test
12 Commercial
Apprentice
6 Common
For
all Level 6
posts
——————
13 Station Master 6 Computer
Based Aptitude
Test

 

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern 2019

  • The RRB NTPC stage 1 Exam Pattern consists of 40 questions from General Awareness, and 30 each from Mathematics & General Intelligence & Reasoning to be attempted in 90 minutes.
  • The RRB NTPC stage 2 Exam Pattern contains 50 questions from General Awareness, and 35 each from Mathematics & General Intelligence & Reasoning to be attempted in 90 minutes.
  • The typing test will be held to check the typing skills of the candidates for the mentioned posts.

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RRB NTPC Syllabus 2019 

The RRB NTPC Syllabus for General Awareness, Mathematics and General Intelligence & Reasoning sections have been uploaded as per the official NTPC notification. The syllabus for all sections is based on the latest pattern has been uploaded.

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RRB NTPC Application Fee

  • UR & OBC: Rs. 500/-
    Out of this fee of Rs.500/-, an amount of Rs.400/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in First Stage CBT.
  • SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class : Rs. 250/-
    This fee of Rs.250/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in First Stage CBT.

RRB NTPC Salary 2019

The RRB NTPC Salary for all posts varies according to the level of the post. The salary ranges from the initial pay of Rs 19900 to Rs Rs 35400 The salary structure has been updated as per the 7th Pay Commission and categorized under levels 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. Candidates can check the pay scale along with the added allowances provided in the link below.

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RRB NTPC 2019: Previous Years Cut Off

The RRB NTPC exam was last held in 2015 after which no official notification was released. Get an idea of the previous year cut off to make sure you strategize according to the same. Check the below table regarding the RRB NTPC region-wise cut off 2015.

RRB NTPC 2015 Stage 1 Official Cutoff (Total Number Of Vacancies: 18252)
S.No. Zone General OBC SC ST No. Of Candidates Shortlisted
For 2nd Stage CBT (Approx. 15 Times)
1 Ahmedabad 72.86 64.91 57.23 48.1 17748
2 Ajmer 77.39 70.93 62.13 59.74 16321
3 Allahabad 77.49 70.47 62.85 47.02 42972
4 Bangalore 64.97 57.28 30.1 29 9088
5 Bhopal 72.9 66.31 58.61 51.16 17271
6 Bhubaneshwar 71.91 65.76 53.09 48.79 11551
7 Bilaspur 68.79 60.7 51.49 50.07 4530
8 Chandigarh 82.27 71.47 71.87 46.71 4567
9 Chennai 72.14 69.11 57.67 46.84 14642
10 Gorakhpur 77.43 69.01 56.63 47.67 4756
11 Guwahati 66.44 57.11 52.53 52.91 6136
12 Jammu 68.72 50.88 52.27 38.05 2565
13 Kolkata 79.5 71.53 67.07 52.92 21123
14 Malda 61.87 48.42 43.11 31.89 4170
15 Mumbai 77.05 70.21 63.6 54.95 34019
16 Muzaffarpur 57.97 45.57 30.06 25 6873
17 Patna 63.03 53.57 38.55 26.69 10710
18 Ranchi 63.75 57.29 45.48 48.58 8431
19 Secunderabad 77.72 72.87 63.73 59.13 24271
20 Siliguri 67.52 56.26 54.31 45.9 4185
21 Thiruvananthapuram 79.75 75.1 56.14 36.45 7321

 

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RRB NTPC 2019: Previous Year Exam Analysis

What should be the foremost thing for the candidates that need to be done before appearing for the RRB NTPC stage 1 exam? Going through the previous year’s exam analysis and analyzing each topic must be in your priority list. Check out the RRB NTPC Exam analysis for each subject including General Awareness, Mathematics and Reasoning in the link below. It shows the number of questions asked and the exact review of the exam.

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