RRB Recruitment

The RRB Recruitment process is conducted to select candidates for various technical and non-technical posts for the Indian Railways. The following table highlights the position that is available across multiple divisions of the RRB.

RRB Posts

RRB NTPC Posts

RRB JE Posts

RRB ALP Posts

Junior Clerk cum Typist

Junior Engineer

Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP

Accounts Clerk cum Typist

Junior Engineer (IT)

ALP Technician

Junior Time Keeper

Depot Materials Superintendent (DMS)

Trains Clerk

Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant

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

This article will discuss in detail about the recruitment process of the RRB Exams.

RRB Recruitment 2019

The RRB Recruitment process involves several stages of selections. The selection process is based on various stages of the CBT, Interview and medical tests for specific posts. The selection process for all the individual exams is discussed in detail below.

To know more about other Government Exams, conducted every year, visit the linked article.

RRB NTPC Recruitment

The RRB Recruitment Process for the Non-Popular Technical Categories (NTPC) exam includes several stages. The stages of the selection process are as follows:

  • Preliminary Exam (Computer Based Test)
  • Main Exam (Computer Based Test)
  • Typing Test (For the post of Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist, Senior Clerk cum Typist and Senior Time Keeper)
  • Aptitude Test (For the post of Traffic Assistant and Assistant Station Master)
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Fitness Test
  • Final Selection

For more detailed information on the NTPC selection process, visit the RRB NTPC Recruitment
page.

RRB JE Recruitment

The RRB Recruitment Process for the Railway Junior Engineer (JE) exam includes several stages. They also include a few steps which are meant for specific posts. The steps of the selection process are as follows:

  • Preliminary Exam (Computer Based Test)
  • Main Exam (Computer Based Test)
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Fitness Test
  • Final Selection

For more detailed information on the NTPC selection process, visit the RRB JE Recruitment page.

RRB ALP Recruitment

The RRB Recruitment process for the Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) exam consists of the following stages:

  1. First Stage CBT
  2. Second Stage CBT
  3. Computer-Based Aptitude Test (This test is only for ALP and not for Technician candidates)
  4. Document verification stage.

RRB Exam Dates

With the exam dates for the RRB exams already released, candidates need to be aware of them to stay updated regarding any information about the RRB Recruitment process.

The exam dates for each exam is discussed in detail below:

RRB NTPC Exam Date

The critical dates for the RRB NTPC Exam are given in the table below.

RRB NTPC 2019 Exam Dates

Event

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:

  1. 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.

RRB JE Exam Date

By the official notification released by the RRB, the critical dates of the RRB JE Recruitment process have been given in the table below:

RRB JE Exam Dates

Events

Dates

Release of RRB JE Notification 2019

January 2nd 2019

Beginning of online application

January 2nd 2019

Closing of RRB JE online application

31st January 2019

RRB JE Exam Date ( Stage I)

From 22nd to 2nd June 2019

RRB JE Re-Scheduled Exam Date

Re-Scheduled from 26th June 2019 to 28 June 2019

RRB JE Result 2019 Stage I

August 2019 (Tentative)

RRB JE Exam Date (Stage II)

To be notified later

To know more in detail about the RRB JE Exam Dates, visit the linked article.

RRB ALP Exam Date

The RRB ALP exam date is given in the table below:

RRB ALP Exam Date

Event

Dates

Commencement of Online Application Form

3rd Feb 2018

Last Date to apply online for RRB ALP

31st March 2018

RRB ALP CBT I

From 9th August 2019

RRB ALP CBT II

21st – 23rd Jan 2019

Issue of RRB ALP CBT 2 Admit Card

17th Jan 2019 Onwards

RRB ALP Answer Key Date

November 2018

RRB ALP Result for CBT I

20 December 2018

RRB ALP Answer Key CBT 2

18th Feb 2019

RRB ALP Result CBT 2

6th April 2019

RRB ALP Exam Date CBT 3

10th May 2019

Visit the RRB ALP Notification page for more information about the exam.

RRB Vacancy

For this year 2019, the Railway Recruitment Board has announced close one lakh vacancies for the various posts available in the Indian Railways.

The vacancy and salary structure are discussed for each RRB post below:

RRB NTPC Vacancy

The following table gives a glance of vacancies for Undergraduate posts with minimum educational qualifications of 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent examination as on July 1st, 2019.

RRB NTPC Exam 2019 Undergraduate Posts Vacancy

Name of the Posts

RRB NTPC Vacancy

Junior Clerk cum Typist

4319

Accounts Clerk cum Typist

760

Junior Time Keeper

17

Trains Clerk

592

Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

4940

Grand Total

10628

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 Exam 2019 Graduate Posts Vacancy

Name of the Posts

RRB NTPC Vacancy

Traffic Assistant

88

Goods Guard

5748

Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

5638

Senior Clerk cum Typist

2873

Junior Account Assistant cum Typist

3164

Senior Time Keeper

14

Commercial Apprentice

259

Station Master

6865

Grand Total

24649

RRB JE Vacancy

The following table gives a glance of RRB JE vacancy in the Indian Railways:

RRB JE Vacancy

RRB JE Post

Vacancies Available

Junior Engineer

12844

Junior Engineer (IT)

29

Depot Materials Superintendent (DMS)

227

Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)

387

Total

13847

To know more in detail about the RRB JE Vacancies you can download the PDF by clicking the link below.

RRB JE Vacancy 2019:-Download PDF Here

RRB ALP Vacancy

For the ALP exam, the RRB has announced a total of 64371 vacancies according to the official RRB ALP Notification. The details are given in the table below:

RRB ALP Vacancy

Posts

Vacancies

RRB ALP

36576

RRB Technician

27795

Total

64371

For more details regarding the RRB Vacancy, visit the linked article.

With the aid of study materials, mock tests, previous years question papers, the candidate will have an edge to crack the highly competitive RRB Exams. Visit the RRB Preparation page to get more info on what is required to ace the exams.