RRB NTPC 2020

RRB NTPC notification 2020

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released the RRB NTPC notification 2020 to recruit 35208 vacancies for the various posts in Non Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) at graduate & non- graduate level. The posts under which vacancies released are 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 unit of Indian Railways.

RRB NTPC 2020 Highlights

Exam name

RRB NTPC

Conducted
by 

Railway
Recruitment Boards (RRBs)

Exam Level

National
Level

Exam category

Undergraduate
posts – Higher Secondary Level

Graduate
posts – Graduation level

Mode of Exam

Computer
Based Test (CBT)/ Online

Total
vacancies

35,208
(Revised)

Official
website

indianrailways.gov.in

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Dates

RRB NTPC 2020 exam date to commence has not been released yet after the exam postponement notice at official RRBs website. As per the latest update, E-tender for exam conducting agencies has been invited for conducting RRB NTPC 2020 exam. E-tender agencies for conducting exam will be finalized in the end of May, 2020 and after that exam dates will be announced. RRB NTPC CBT 1 exam is expected to be conducted in the month of July, 2020.

Important dates of RRB NTPC 2020 Exam

Events

Dates

RRB NTPC Notification

28th February 2019

Starting Date To Apply Online

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 2020 Exam Date (Postponed)

June-July 2019

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Date [Expected]

July 2020

RRB NTPC Vacancy 2020 : 35208

35208 are the recently revised RRB NTPC vacancy 2020. As per the latest notice of RRB, the number of DLW vacancies from RRB Allahabad zone has been cancelled due to which overall vacancies of RRB Allahabad zone is decreased from 4099 to 4030.  Earlier, RRB NTPC 2020 exam announced a total of 30277 vacancy in all zones.   The post wise vacancy with other information, as provided by RRB is as below:

  • Post vacancies for Under-Graduates with minimum Qualification of 12th pass or its equivalent examination with Age in between 18 to 30 Years as on 01.07.2019 

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

  • Post vacancies for Graduates with minimum Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent with Age in 18 to 33 years as on 01.07.2019 
  • 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

    Note: Relaxation in age for various categories is applicable

    RRB NTPC 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Eligibility of the candidates applying for the RRB NTPC 2020 exam is divided into 3 categories and candidates must check all the criteria before applying the exam.

    Nationality/ Citizenship:

    A candidate must be either:

    A. a citizen of India, or

    B. a subject of Nepal, or

    C. a subject of Bhutan, or

    D. a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

    E. a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

    Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India

    Age Limit:

    For calculating lower and upper age limit, age will be reckoned as on 01.07.2019.
  • For undergraduate posts of level-2 & 3, Date of birth of candidates should be between the dates (both date inclusive) as provided below:
  • Age
    group

    Upper
    Limit of DOB

    Lower
    Limit of DOB

    UR

    OBC-Non
    Creamy Layer

    SC/ST

    For
    All Community/ Categories

    18-30

    02.07.1989

    02.07.1986

    02.07.1984

    01.07.2001

  • For Graduate posts of level- 4, 5 & 6, Date of birth of candidates should be between the dates (both date inclusive) as provided below: 
  • Age group

    Upper Limit of DOB

    Lower Limit of DOB

    UR

    OBC-Non Creamy Layer

    SC/ST

    For All Community/ Categories

    18-33

    02.07.1986

    02.07.1983

    02.07.1981

    01.07.2001

    Education Qualification:

    • For undergraduate posts: Candidates must have minimum Qualification of 12th pass or its equivalent examination 

    • For Graduate posts: Candidates must have minimum Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent. 

    RRB NTPC Application Fee

    Candidates have to pay the prescribed fee for appearing in the exam as per their category mentioned below:

    Sr.no.

    Categories

    Refund Fee

    Prescribed fee (Rs.)

    1

    UR/OBC

    Rs. 400 shall be refunded on appearing in 1st stage CBT

     500/-

    2

    SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class 

    Rs. 250 shall be refunded on appearing in 1st stage CBT

    250/-

    RRB NTPC Selection Process 2020

    RRB NTPC selection process  involves different stages of exam for screening candidates. The stages involve 2 stages of Computer Bases Test followed by typing skill test/ computer based aptitude test (as applicable) and Document verification/Medical Examination. Follow the below Chart for post wise selection process:

    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

    Note: Document Verification & Medical Test will be followed for all the posts once candidate qualify all the test stages.

    RRB NTPC Exam Pattern

    The RRB NTPC recruitment exam for 35208 vacancies consists of number of stages for screening the most eligible candidates for the NTPC job. The RRB NTPC Exam Pattern recruitment process consist of 1st stage Computer Based Test (CBT), 2nd stage Computer Based Test (CBT), Typing Skill Test/Computer Based Aptitude Test (as applicable) and Document Verification/Medical Examination.

    RRB NTPC CBT 1 exam pattern:  This stage of Exam is for all Posts in RRB NTPC notification.

       

    Subjects

    No. Of Questions

    Marks

    Exam

    Duration

    1

    General Awareness

    40

    40

    90 Minutes

    2

    Mathematics

    30

    30

    3

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    30

    30

    Total

    100

    100

    Note:

    • Eligible PwBD candidates will be given 120 minutes accompanied with scribe. 

    • 1/3 mark shall be deducted for each wrong answer.  

    • Candidates get shortlisted for the 2nd stage CBT based on the normalized marks of 1st stage CBT.
       
    • 20 times of the candidates shall be shortlisted for the number of Vacancies in the particular community.  

     RRB NTPC CBT 2 exam pattern: Separate Exam for each levels i.e. Level 2, 3,4,5 & 6  post with separate difficulty level.



    Subjects

    No. Of Questions

        Marks

    Exam
    Duration

    1

    General Awareness

    50

    50

    90 Minutes

    2

    Mathematics

    35

    35

    3

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    35

    35

     

    Total

    120

    120

    Notes:

    • 1/3 mark shall be deducted for each wrong answer. 

    • Eligible PwBD candidates will be given 120 minutes accompanied with scribe. 

    • Normalised marks of 2nd stage CBT shall be used for Document verification and Typing skill test/ Computer Based Aptitude Test (as applicable) 

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    RRB NTPC Syllabus 2020

    RRB NTPC Syllabus 2020 consists of 3 sections in both the stages i.e. Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, and General Awareness. The exam syllabus of both the stages is same with the only difference is in the number of question asked.

    The detailed RRB NTPC syllabus 2020 for Stage I & II is as below:

    RRB NTPC Syllabus: Mathematics

    Number System

    Decimal

    Fractions

    LCM

    HCF

    Ratio & Proportions

    Mensuration

    Time & Work

    Time & Distance

    Simple & Compound Interest

    Profit & Ratio

    Elementary Algebra

    Trigonometry

    Elementary Statistics

    Percentage

    Geometry

     

     

    RRB NTPC Syllabus: General Intelligence and Reasoning

    Analogies

    Completion of Number and Alphabetical Series

    Coding and Decoding

    Mathematical Operations

    Similarities and Differences

    Relationships

    Analytical Reasoning

    Syllogism

    Jumbling

    Venn Diagrams

    Puzzle

    Data Sufficiency

    Statement- Conclusion

    Statement- Courses of Action

    Decision Making

    Maps

    Interpretation of Graphs

     

     

     

    RRB NTPC Syllabus: General Awareness:

    Current Events of National and International Importance

    Games and Sports

    Art and Culture of India

    Indian Literature

    Monuments and Places of India

    History of India and Freedom Struggle

    General Science and Life Science (up to 10th CBSE

    Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India and World

    Indian Polity and Governance- constitution and political system,

    Scientific and Technological Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India

    , General, UN and Other important World Organizations,

    Environmental Issues Concerning India and World at Large

    Basics of Computers and Computer Applications

    Common Abbreviations

    Transport Systems in India

    Famous Personalities of India and World

    , Flagship Government Programs

    Flora and Fauna of India

    Important Government and Public Sector Organizations of India

    Indian Economy

     

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    RRB NTPC Vacancy 2020: 35208

    The revised vacancy of RRB NTPC 2020 are 35208. The vacancy of DLW under RRB Allahabad has been cancelled due to which vacancies has been reduced from 35274 to 35208. The region wise vacancy are provided below:

    Name of RRBs

    No. Of Vacancy

    Ahmedabad

    1024

    Ajmer

    1773

    Allahabad

    4030(UPDATED)

    Bangalore

    2470

     Bhopal

    997

    Bhubaneshwar

    498

    Bilaspur

    1207

    Chandigarh

    2483

    Chennai

    2694

    Gorakhpur

    1298

    Guwahati

    851

     Jammu-Srinagar

    898

    Kolkata

    2949

     Malda

    1043

    Mumbai

    3665

    Muzaffarpur

    329

    Patna

    1039

    Ranchi

    1386

    Secunderabad

    3234

    Siliguri

    443

    Trivandrum

    897

    Total

    35208