RRB NTPC Notification

The Railway Recruitment Board – Non-Technical Popular Categories ( Abbreviated to RRB NTPC) is an exam conducted by the RRB to recruit candidates to fill various posts in the Indian Railways. According to the official RRB NTPC Notification, the recruitment exam will be conducted for the following positions:

  • 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
  • Station Master

To know about other Government Exams, you can visit the linked article

RRB NTPC Notification 2019

This article on the RRB NTPC Notification will provide detailed information about the following exam:

  1. RRB NTPC Eligibility
  2. RRB NTPC Syllabus
  3. Exam Dates
  4. RRB NTPC Salary and Vacancies

Detailed articles on the syllabus and the eligibility criteria for the RRB NTPC examination can be found via the hyperlinks provided above.

RRB NTPC Notification 2019:-Download PDF Here

RRB NTPC Exam Dates and Details

As per the RRB NTPC notification, the important dates regarding the NTPC Exam 2019 are given in the table below:

RRB NTPC 2019 Exam Dates



Date of Notice Publication in RRB Websites

February 28th 2019

Opening of online registration of Applications

March 1st 2019 at 16.00 hrs

Closing of online registration of Application

March 31st 2019 at 23.59 hrs

Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee Through:

(a) Online (Net banking / Credit Card/ Debit Card /UPI

April 5th 2019 at 23.59 hrs

(b) SBI Challan

April 5th 2019 at 15.00 hrs

(c) Post Office Challan

April 5th 2019 at 15.00 hrs

Final Submission of Applications

April 12th 2019 at 23.59 hrs

1st Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)

Tentatively scheduled between June to September 2019.

*Note: Dates for CBTs and other stages of the recruitment process shall be intimated from time

to time through the websites of the Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB). Candidates are advised to visit the official website to stay updated.

RRB NTPC Salary and Vacancy

According to the RRB NTPC 2019 Notification, the Pay Scale for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC), both Graduate and Undergraduate Posts, which is as per the 7th CPC Pay Matrix is shown in the table given below along with the total number of vacancies:

RRB NTPC Undergraduate Post Pay Scale and Vacancies

Name of the Posts

Initial Pay (Rs.)

RRB NTPC Vacancy

Junior Clerk cum Typist



Accounts Clerk cum Typist



Junior Time Keeper



Trains Clerk



Commercial cum Ticket Clerk



Grand Total


The below table outlines the vacancies for Graduate Posts with Minimum Educational Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent as on July 1st 2019.

RRB NTPC Graduate Posts Pay Scale and Vacancies

Name of the Posts

Initial Pay (Rs.)

RRB NTPC Vacancy

Traffic Assistant



Goods Guard



Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk



Senior Clerk cum Typist



Junior Account Assistant cum Typist



Senior Time Keeper



Commercial Apprentice



Station Master



Grand Total


RRB NTPC Vacancies 2019:-Download PDF Here

How to apply online for RRB NTPC

The online registration process for RRB NTPC 2019 started on March 1st 2019. Candidates can visit the official RRB website to register.

The application fee payable for each category is given below in the table:


RRB NTPC Application Fee

SC / ST / PWD / Women / Transgender / Minorities / Economic Backward Classes / Ex-servicemen

Rs. 250


Rs. 500

The fee can be paid through online modes such as internet banking, credit/debit cards and UPI. The Bank Transaction charges incurred in the course of Online Payment of application fees will be borne by the candidates.

Candidates can visit the RRB NTPC Apply Online, page to know more about the application process.

RRB NTPC Registration Process

As per the Candidates can follow these steps to fill in the registration process for the RRB NTPC Exam.

  1. Go to any of the zonal RRB websites that you wish to apply.
  2. Now click on the link labeled ‘New Registration’.
  3. Choose the RRB Zone for which you want to apply.
  4. Now, you must enter your qualification details, the community you belong to. After filling up the details click on the ‘Check Availability’ button.
  5. Candidates have to read all the instructions carefully and check the ‘I have gone through

the entire CEN 01/2019 and understood all the instructions’ box. Once that is done they should click on the ‘submit’ button.

  1. Next fill up the registration form by filling up details like Name, Date of Birth, Aadhar Card Status, Father’s name, Mother’s Name , Class 10th Details, Mobile no. , Email ID and click on the ’Continue’ button.
  2. After filling up the details, a box will appear which consist of all the details filled by you. Click on the ‘I have verified and confirmed that all the details furnished by me are correct’ box or if you wish to change or review the details then tick on the ‘red box’.
  3. Once the registration process is completed, candidates will receive an OTP on their registered email id and mobile no to generate the registration number.
  4. Login using the registration number you have received along with your date of birth and enter the captcha (if any).
  5. Now, fill up the first part of the application form by entering up the details like marks obtained in class 12th, community, gender, nationality, religion, if you are you an ExSm, or a PwBD category candidate, domicile of J&K, a govt employee etc. and click on the “Save” button.
  6. Select the mode of the payment by which you wish to apply. Enter your bank details or take a print out of the post office challan to do the fee payment after 2 days.
  7. Upload your photograph in the dimensions specified for the JPEG format, signature doen in blank ink on any white surface and category certificate as per specified.
  8. Candidates will also be given the facility to appoint scribe if required.
  9. Submit your application form and keep a print of the same for any future reference.

RRB NTPC Notification 2019:-Download PDF Here

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