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RRB NTPC 2022

RRB NTPC 2022: In 2019, Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) released an official notification to recruit eligible aspirants for various posts of Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) like Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Junior Clerk cum Typist, Goods Guard, etc in various regions of Railways for a total of 35,281  vacancies.

RRB NTPC 2022 Notification

The Railway Recruitment Board has successfully conducted the CBT 2 exam on the 9th & 10th May 2022 for Level 4 & Level 6 posts. RRB released the official RRB NTPC CBT 1 result on 14th January 2022, which was later revised on 30th March 2022 because of a protest.  In this article, we have discussed all the detailed information regarding the RRB NTPC 2022. Candidates must go through the detailed information from important dates to the exam schedules, results, and much more. 

RRB NTPC 2022 Notification: Overview

Railway Recruitment Board has released a total of 35281 vacancies for various posts. To summarize all the details regarding the RRB recruitment process have been tabulated below. Candidates can refer to the information below.

Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Exam Name RRB NTPC
Posts Name State Service & Subordinate Posts
Vacancies 35281
Category Recruitment
RRB NTPC CBT-1 Exam Date 28th December 2020 to 31st July 2021
RRB NTPC Result Date 14th January 2022
RRB NTPC Result Date Revised 30th March 2022 
RRB NTPC Cut Off 30th March 2022
RRB NTPC Marks & Score Card 30th March 2022
RRB NTPC CBT-2 Exam Date 12th June to 17th June 2022
RRB NTPC CBT-2 Result Date 18th July 2022 [New]
RRB NTPC Cut Off 18th July 2022 [New]
RRB NTPC Marks & Score Card 18th July 2022 [New]
Selection Process CBT-1, CBT-2, Skill Test, Document Verification, Medical Test
Total No. of Applicants 1,26,30,885
Official website http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

RRB NTPC 2022 Exam Date

1.26 crore applications from undergraduate and graduate candidates were received by the railways from all over India. It had been the talk of the town for a long time now. The RRB NTPC CBT 2 result for Level 2 and 5 was released on 18th July 2022 for the exam scheduled from 12th June-17th June 2022. Candidates must go through the detailed table provided below.

Phases of Exam RRB NTPC Exam Dates No. of Candidates
RRB NTPC CBT 2 12th June to 17th June 2022(9th and 10th May 2022) 1,28,708
RRB NTPC Result 14th January 2022
RRB NTPC 7th Phase 23rd, 24th, 26th, and 31st July 2021 2.78 Lakh Candidates
RRB NTPC 6th Phase April 1, 3, 5, 6, 7 and 8 6 lakh Candidates
RRB NTPC 5th Phase 4th March to 27th March 2021 19 lakh Candidates
RRB NTPC 4th Phase 15, 16, 17, 22,23,
27 Feb and March 1, 2, 3
16 lakh Candidates
RRB NTPC 3rd Phase 31st Jan to 12th Feb 2021 28 lakh candidates
RRB NTPC 2nd Phase 16th Jan to 30th Jan 2021 27 lakh candidates
RRB NTPC 1st Phase 28th Dec to 13th January 2021 23 lakh candidates

What is RRB NTPC 2022?

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) releases vacancies for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) that provide a golden chance for graduate/undergraduate 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 2022: Important Dates

All the important dates related to the recruitment process have been tabulated below. The candidates who have appeared for CBT 1 must look into the dates provided below.

Activity Dates
RRB NTPC 2019 Notification 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 2021 Date 28th December 2020 to 31st July 2021
RRB NTPC Answer Key August 16, 2021
RRB NTPC 2022 Result  15th January 2022
RRB NTPC Result Revised 30th March 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date 2022 (Pay Level-6) 9th & 10th May 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date 2022 (Pay Level-2) 13th and 16th June 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date 2022 (Pay Level-3) 14th June 2022 and 17th June 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date 2022 (Pay Level-4) 9th & 10th May 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date 2022 (Pay Level-5) 12th and 15th June 2022
RRB NTPC 2022 Result 18th July 2022

RRB NTPC 2022 Notification PDF

RRB NTPC 2022 notification saw an upsurge in the number of vacancies released for government job aspirants. The direct link to download the official PDF is given below. Candidates can download the notification PDF for detailed information regarding RRB NTPC Recruitment 2022.

RRB NTPC Vacancy 2022

The Vacancies for RRB NTPC 2022 Government Recruitment Exam have been revised to 35,281. Railway has revised the vacancy to 35,281 for the posts of NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Categories) through Railway NTPC Exam. 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
Ahmedabad 1024
 Ajmer 1773
Allahabad 4030
 Bangalore 2470
Bhopal 997
Bhubaneshwar 498
 Bilaspur 1207
Chandigarh 2483
 Chennai 2694
Gorakhpur 1298
Guwahati 851
Jammu-Srinagar 898
Kolkata 3022
Malda 1043
Mumbai 3665
Muzaffarpur 329
Patna 1039
 Ranchi 1386
Secunderabad 3234
Siliguri 443
 Trivandrum 897
Total 35281

Check Official Notice for RRB NTPC 2022 vacancies (Post wise)

RRB NTPC 2022 Vacancy 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 2022 Vacancy 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 2022: Educational Qualifications

The minimum educational qualifications required to appear in the RRB NTPC 2022 stage 1 exam have been mentioned below:

For Under Graduate Posts: Candidates must pass Minimum Educational Qualification of 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent examination.
For Graduate Posts: Candidates with a 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 NTPC 2022 Post.
  • Application to more than one will lead to the 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 they 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 Age Limit 2022 

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 of 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 of 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
 

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RRB NTPC Selection Process

The RRB NTPC 2022 selection process for levels 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 consists of 2 stages of 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 2022 

  • The RRB NTPC 2022 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 2022 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.

Click here to check RRB NTPC Exam Pattern 2022 in detail

RRB NTPC Syllabus 2022

The RRB NTPC 2022 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 that has been uploaded.

Detailed RRB NTPC Syllabus 2022

RRB NTPC 2022: 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 2022

The RRB NTPC 2022 Salary for all posts varies according to the level of the post. The salary ranges from the initial pay of Rs 19,900 to Rs. 35,400 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 2022: Previous Years Cut Off

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

Check RRB NTPC Previous Years Cut Off in detail

RRB NTPC 2022 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 on 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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RRB NTPC 2022: FAQ

Q. What is RRB NTPC 2022?
Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs) Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) are the non-technical field under the Railways

Q. What is the exam date for RRB NTPC 2022 CBT 1?
The exam date for RRB NTPC is 28 December 2020 to 31st July 2021.

Q. What is the exam date for RRB NTPC 2022 CBT 2?
For Level 4 & Level 6 posts CBT 2 examination will be held on 9th & 10th May 2022.

Q. What are the posts under RRB NTPC 2022?
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.

Q. Is the RRB NTPC 2022 exam tough?
The difficulty level of the RRB NTPC exam depends on the 3 sections asked in the computer-based test.

Q. What is the selection process for RRB NTPC 2022?
The RRB NTPC selection process consists of 2 stages of computer-based tests followed the skill test.

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