Railway Group D Recruitment 2019: Exam Date, 1,03,769 Vacancies

RRC Recruitment Notification & Exam Date

RRB has finally released the RRC Level-I (Group-D) Recruitment Notification 2019. This recruitment includes 1,03,769 vacancies for posts like Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant in various technical departments (Electrical, Mechanical and S&T departments), Assistant Pointsman and level-I posts in other departments. Candidates can check the information on Railways vacancies on below given link. In this article, you will get all information about RRC Level-I (Group-D) 2019 eligibility criteria, age limit, etc. You can check the railway group D detailed exam pattern, admit card details, exam dates and much more in this post.

RRB Group D Application Status

The Railway Group D application status has already been released and it is expected that the exam dates for RRB Group D will also be released soon. Do you want to check your application status? Just click on the given link below and check your application status for RRB Group D.

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RRC Group D Exam Dates: Level-I 

Events Dates
RRC Group D Notification Release Date 12th March 2019
Start Date To Apply Online for RRC Group D 12th March 2019
Last Date To Apply Online 12th April 2019
Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee (Offline) 18.04.2019 at 13.00 hrs.
Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee (Online) 23.04.2019 at 13.00 hrs.
Final submission of Applications 26.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs.
RRC Group D Level 1 Exam Dates September-October 2019

Railway Group D exam Pattern

RRC Group-D Recruitment 2019: No. Of Vacancy

The vacancies are distributed among various zones and candidates can apply from any one zone only. Check the below table for the detailed region-wise vacancy.

RRC No. Of Vacancy
Central Railway (Mumbai) 9345
Eastern Railway (Kolkata) 10873
East Central Railway (Hajipur) 3563
East Coast Railway (Bhubaneswar) 2555
Northern Railway (New Delhi) 13153
North Central Railway (Allahabad) 4730
North Eastern Railway (Gorakhpur) 4002
Northern Frontier Railway (Guwahati) 2894
North Western Railway (Jaipur) 5249
Southern Railway (Chennai) 9579
South Central Railway (Secunderabad) 9328
South Eastern Railway (Kolkata) 4914
South East Central Railway (Bilaspur) 1664
South Western Railway (Hubli) 7167
Western Railway (Mumbai) 10734
West Central Railway (Jabalpur) 4019
Total 1,03,769

RRC Group-D 2019 Recruitment Official Notification

Click Here To Apply Online for RRC Group-D Recruitment 2019

RRC Lavel-I (Group-D) 2019: Total Number of Vacancy: 1,03,769

The vacancies are for different posts as listed under:

Designation Dept Medical Standard
ASSISTANT (WORKSHOP) MECHANICAL C1
ASSISTANT BRIDGE ENGINEERING B1
ASSISTANT C&W MECHANICAL B1
ASSISTANT DEPOT (STORES) STORES C1
ASSISTANT LOCO SHED (DIESEL) MECHANICAL B1
ASSISTANT LOCO SHED (ELECTRICAL) ELECTRICAL B1
ASSISTANT OPERATIONS (ELECTRICAL) ELECTRICAL B2
ASSISTANT POINTSMAN TRAFFIC A2
ASSISTANT SIGNAL & TELECOM S and T B1
ASSISTANT TRACK MACHINE ENGINEERING B1
ASSISTANT TL & AC ELECTRICAL B1
ASSISTANT TL & AC (WORKSHOP) ELECTRICAL C1
ASSISTANT TRD ELECTRICAL B1
ASSISTANT WORKS ENGINEERING B1
ASSISTANT WORKS (WORKSHOP) ENGINEERING C1
HOSPITAL ASSISTANT MEDICAL C1
TRACK MAINTAINER GRADE IV ENGINEERING B1

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RRC Level-I (Group-D) 2019: Exam Pattern

Railway Group D Exam consists of three stages of the recruitment process namely the computer-based test, Physical efficiency test, and document verification. The first stage will consist of a computer-based examination with a total number of 100 questions for 100 marks. The detailed exam pattern for Railway Group D has been provided in the below link. Understand the Railway Group D exam pattern thoroughly and start preparing for the exam.

Railway Group D exam Pattern

RRC Official Websites

With the release of the official notice of RRC Group-D 2019, there has been an upsurge in the number of vacancies released for government job aspirants this year. To updated on RRC group-D 2019 Dates and important events, keep visiting this page.

RRC Official Site Link
Central Railway Click Here
Eastern Railway Click Here
East Central Railway Click Here
East Coast Railway Click Here
Northern Railway Click Here
North Central Railway Click Here
North Eastern Railway Click Here
Northern Frontier Railway Click Here
North Western Railway Click Here
Southern Railway Click Here
South Central Railway Click Here
South Eastern Railway Click Here
South East Central Railway Click Here
South Western Railway Click Here
Western Railway Click Here
West Central Railway Click Here

RRC Eligibility Criteria FAQs

Railway Recruitment always arises a plethora of questions in the minds of aspirants and here we are to answer them and help you clear your doubts.

♦When can I apply for RRC Level 1 Recruitment 2019?
You can apply from 12.03.2019 at 17.00 hrs to 12.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs.

♦What is the selection process of RRC Level 1 exam 2019?

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Document Verification and Medical Examination.

♦What is the date for CBT Exam?
Tentative schedule September-October 2019

♦Is there normalization of marks?
Yes, marks will be normalized for all the stages of exam.

♦Is there any negative marking in CBT?
Yes, 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer.

♦How many candidates will be called for PET?
Candidates shall be called for PET Three times the community wise total vacancy of the Posts notified against RRBs/RRCs.

♦Can I choose any other exam language except english?
English is the default language. In case the candidate wishes to choose any other language, then the same can be selected from the drop down list of languages. The languages listed are Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.

♦What is the minimum educational qualifications to apply?
10th pass (OR) ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT (or) equivalent (OR) National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT

NOTE: Diploma/Degree in Engineering will not be accepted in lieu of course completed Act Apprenticeship / ITI. Also, Graduate Act Apprentice will not be accepted in lieu of Course Completed Act Apprenticeship.

♦What are the medical standards prescribed for RRC Level 1 posts?

SL.
No
MEDICAL
STANDARD
GENERAL
FITNESS
VISUAL ACUITY
1 A-2 Physically
fit in all
respects
Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses(no fogging test)
Near Vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 without glasses and Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic vision etc
2 A-3 Physically
fit in all
respects
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, Myopic vision etc.
3 B-1 Physically
fit in all
respects
Distant 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.
4 B-2 Physically
fit in all
respects
Distant 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
5 C-1 Physically
fit in all
respects
Distant 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.
6 C-2 Physically
fit in all
respects
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.

 

Note: Candidates who have undergone Lasik surgery or any other surgery procedure to correct refractory error are not eligible for the post having Medical Standards A2, A3, B1 and B2.

Important Point to Note
Candidates are advised to ensure that they are eligible as per the medical standards for the posts opted by them. Candidates found medically unsuitable for the applied post (s) shall not be given any alternative appointment. Those who are opting for A2 medical standard posts may note that these posts have stringent medical standard and hence they are specifically advised to ensure that their fitness both in terms of vision as well as physical standards is as per the prescribed requirements in the medical manual indicated above.

♦Can I apply for different zones for different posts?
No, You can apply from any one zone only.

♦What is the age limit?
AGE LIMIT: 18 to 33 years.
The lower and upper age limit indicated for a particular post(s) in the vacancy table will be reckoned as on 01.07.2019.

♦What is the application fee and will I get a refund?

  • 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.

♦Can I modify my application form after submission?

  • The RRB opted for, email id and mobile number cannot be changed.
  • After final submission of ONLINE application, in case the candidates wish to make minor changes to correct inadvertent errors in the application, can be done by paying the modification fee of Rs.100 (Non-Refundable).
  • In the case of a candidate modifying his community from SC/ST to UR or OBC, he will have to pay the difference in examination fee i.e. Rs.250 in addition to the modification fee. In case of failure to do so, his modified application will not be accepted.
  • Similarly, if a candidate is switching from Ex.SM/PwBD/Female/Transgender to UR/OBC (NCL)/Non Ex.SM/Non PwBD/Male etc., he will have to pay the difference in examination fee i.e. Rs.250 in addition to the modification fee. In case of failure to do so, his modified application will not be accepted.
  • The modification to the registration and application details can be done for maximum two times only.

RRC Level-I (Group-D) 2019: Pay Scale 

Different posts carry different pay levels and allowances as admissible as per 7th CPC Pay Matrix.

RRC Level-I (Group-D) 2019: Age Limit

Crucial date for determining the age limit will be 1st July 2019.

RRC Level-I (Group-D) 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.