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RRB NTPC Recruitment 2020

Introduction

RRB NTPC Recruitment Exam is conducted by Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) for recruiting candidates for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC). RRB conducts Railway examinations like NTPC and other exams giving candidates an opportunity to grab a job in Railways (Government Sector) in India. RRB NTPC Recruitment is specially for those candidates who have Graduated from one of the recognised universities of India.

RRB NTPC Exam Details

Events Date & Time
RRB NTPC Notification Out Date 28th February 2019
Online Registration of Applications 01st March 2019
End of online registration process 31st March 2019
Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee 05th April 2019 at 23.59 hrs
Final submission of Applications 12th April 2019 at 23.59 hrs.
Computer Based Test (CBT) 15th December 2020 (Onwards)

RRB NTPC 2020 Vacancies

As per the latest notice of RRB, Railway will recruit 35,208 vacancies for the posts of NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Categories) through Railway NTPC 2019-2020 Exam. Earlier, the vacancy announced for RRB NTPC 2019-2020 Exam was 35,277. Let's have a look at the post wise vacancy for Railway NTPC 2019-2020 Exam.

  • 1.1: UG Posts with Minimum Educational Qualification of 12th pass (+2 Stage) or its equivalent examination and Age between 18 to 30 Years:
  • S. No. Post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (INR) Medical Standard 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
  • 1.2: Graduate Posts with Minimum Educational Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent and Age between 18 to 33 Years:
    S. No. Post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (INR) Medical Standard 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

On September 5, 2020, Railway Recruitment Board has released the RRB NTPC Exam Dates. RRB will conduct all railway exams like RRB NTPC, RRC Group D, and RRB Ministerial and Isolated Categories from 15th Of December 2020 onwards. A detailed exam schedule for RRB NTPC 2020 exam will be announced soon by the board. RRB had notified 140640 vacancies for different examinations. More than 2.40 crore candidates had applied for these RRB examinations.

Exam Pattern

There are 4 stages of the selection process in RRB NTPC exam:

  • 1st Stage CBT examination,
  • 2nd Stage CBT examination,
  • Computer Based Aptitude Test/Typing Test
  • Document verification

Go through the Below mentioned patterns for the 1st Stage CBT examination and 2nd Stage CBT examination.

1st Stage CBT Exam Pattern RRB NTPC 2020
Subject Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Awareness 40 40 90 Minutes
Mathematics 30 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30
Total 100 100

Total number of questions asked in the 1st Stage Examination of RRB NTPC are 100 having a total of 100 marks. Every question carries 1 mark each & 0.33 Marks are deducted for every wrong answer marked. The total duration of the 1st Stage CBT Exam of RRB NTPC is 90 Minutes having total duration of 120 minutes.
Note- The category wise minimum percentage of marks required to qualify the 1st Stage CBT RRB NTPC examination is: UR-40%, EWS- 40% OBC-30%, SC- 30%, ST- 25%

2nd Stage CBT Exam Pattern RRB NTPC 2020

Below table explains the pattern of the 2nd Stage CBT examination. In this stage, the candidates shall be selected in the ratio of 1:20 times the vacancies of the category. The shortlisting is based on the performance of the candidates in the 1st stage of the CBT exam.

Subject Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Awareness 50 50 90 Minutes
Mathematics 35 35
General Intelligence and Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120

Total number of questions asked in the 2nd Stage CBT Exam RRB NTPC are 120. The RRB NTPC Exam is conducted for 120 marks. Every question carries 1 mark each & 0.33 Marks are deducted for every wrong answer marked. The duration of the 2nd Stage RRB NTPC CBT Exam is 90 Minutes. The duration of the 2nd Stage RRB NTPC CBT for the PWD exam is 120 minutes.
Note- The category wise minimum percentage of marks required to qualify the 1st Stage CBT RRB NTPC examination is:
UR-40%, EWS- 40% OBC-30%, SC- 30%, ST- 25%

Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)

(For Candidates Opting -Traffic Assistant and Station Master Post)
Candidates applying for the post Traffic assistant and station master need to undergo CBAT (Computer Based Aptitude Test). The shortlisting process for CBAT will be done based on the marks obtained in the 2nd Stage of the CBT Exam. The candidates who have scored at least 70% of marks in the 2nd Stage and 30% of marks in the CBAT examination will be considered for selection in the merit list.

Typing Skill Test (TST):
Typing skill test shall be conducted for posts like Senior Clerk Cum Typist, Senior Time Keeper, Accounts Clerk, Junior Time Keeper, Junior Clerk Cum typist. The typing Skill test will be Qualifying in nature. The writing/typing speed should be at least 30 WPM in English of 25 WPM in Hindi on a personal computer only. (without use of any tools). It is to be noted that "Typing Test" is qualifying in nature. Candidates who are giving the typing test in Hindi, Kruti Dev, and Mangal, the font shall be made available for them on their PC during the examination process.

Document Verification:

The document verification will be based on the performance of the candidates in the 2nd stage CBT exam. Document verification will be compulsory for all candidates as the candidates who miss the Document verification will not be considered for the Merit list. The original documents like SSC Marksheet, Minimum educational qualification certificate, Experience Certificates (if any), Category Certificate, etc. need to presented at that time. Below mentioned are the list of documents that are required to be produced:

  • Category Certificate for SC/ST/OBC Candidates.
  • Matriculation/High School certificate or its equivalent
  • Inter/Graduation candidates
  • Income Certificate for EWS candidates
  • Self-declaration certificate for Transgenders
  • Death Certificate of the husband for the widow candidates
  • NOC Certificate for the serving employees and Defence Personnel (Ex-Servicemen)

Exam Date

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is going to declare the detailed schedule of Railway NTPC exam date for the 1st stage CBT soon.
Candidates are requested to keep checking the official websites as the RRB releases the RRB NTPC exam dates on the websites of respective Regional RRBs. To know more about the zone wise official websites, do check the below table:

RRB Zonal Portals

Indian railway is divided into various zones. All the zonal boards release separate vacancies for various posts. The various zones are mentioned in the following table. Candidates must apply separately for all the regional posts.

Railway Zone Head Quarter Divisions Website
Central Railway Mumbai Mumbai, Nagpur, Bhusawal, Pune, Sholapur http://www.cr.indianrailways.gov.in/
East Central Railway Hajipur Danapur, Mughalsarai, Dhanbad, Sonpur, Samastipur http://www.ecr.indianrailways.gov.in/
Eastern Railway Kolkata Howrah I, Howrah II, Sealdah, Malda, Asansol, Chittaranjan, Kolkata Metro http://www.er.indianrailways.gov.in/
East Coast Railway Bhubaneshwar Khurda Road, Waltair, Sambhalpur http://www.eastcoastrail.indianrailways.gov.in/
Northern Railway Baroda House, New Delhi Delhi I, Delhi II, Ambala, Moradabad, Lucknow, Firozpur http://www.nr.indianrailways.gov.in/
North Central Railway Allahabad Allahabad, Jhansi, Agra http://www.ncr.indianrailways.gov.in/
North Eastern Railway Gorakhpur Izzatnagar, Lucknow, Varanasi, DLW http://www.ner.indianrailways.gov.in/
North Frontier Railway Maligaon, Guwahati Katihar, Alipurduar, Rangiya, Lumding, Tinsukia http://www.nfr.indianrailways.gov.in/
North Western Railway Jaipur Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ajmer http://www.nwr.indianrailways.gov.in/
Southern Railway Chennai Chennai, Madurai, Palghat, Trichy, Trivandrum http://www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in/
South Central Railway Secundrabad Secundrabad, Hyderabad, Guntakal, Vijayawada, Nanded http://www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in/
South Eastern Railway Garden Reach, Kolkata Kharagpur, Adra, Chakradharpur, Ranchi, Shalimar http://www.ser.indianrailways.gov.in/
South East Central Railway Bilaspur Bilaspur, Nagpur, Raipur http://www.secr.indianrailways.gov.in/
South Western Railway Hubli Bangalore, Mysore, Hubli, RWF/YNK http://www.swr.indianrailways.gov.in/
Western Railway Mumbai CST BCT, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Ratlam, Rajkot, Bhavnagar http://www.wr.indianrailways.gov.in/
West Central Railway Jabalpur Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota http://wcr.indianrailways.gov.in/.

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Calendar

Events RRB NTPC Exam Date
RRB Notification 28th February 2019
Starting date of RRB NTPC Online Application 1st March 2019 at 16.00 hrs
Final Submission of RRB NTPC Online Application April 12th 2019 at 23.59 hrs
Release of RRB NTPC Admit Card CBT I December 2020
1st Stage Computer Based Test (CBT) December 15th 2020 onwards (Tentative)

As per Railway Recruitment Board, they have decided to conduct the 1st stage of CBT of NTPC exam in December 2020.

How To Apply

RRB NTPC 2020: Apply Online

NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Category) Exam is conducted by RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) for recruiting candidates for the various posts like Junior Clerk cum Typist, Trains Clerks, Goods guard, etc. The application process is one of the most important steps of the recruitment process & candidates applying for RRB NTPC 2020 must know how to apply for RRB NTPC 2020 exam as any incorrect or blank information in the mandatory fields will result into disqualification of the candidature. So the candidates should know how to apply for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2020 along with the detail of important documents to be uploaded in the application form. The candidates need to apply for RRB NTPC 2020 directly from the official website of RRB as per the Zone for which they are applying.

Procedure for RRB NTPC apply online

  • Candidates need to apply for the notified posts of any one RRB only as per their eligibility & zone through ONLINE application mode by visiting the official website of RRBs as listed below:
  • Select the RRB from below table to which you wish to apply. RRB once selected cannot be changed after the preliminary registration is completed and Registration number is allotted. So be careful in this process.
    Name of Board Contact Number Website
    Ahmedabad 079-22940858 www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
    Ajmer 0145-2425230 www.rrbajmer.gov.in
    Allahabad 0532-2224531 www.rrbald.gov.in
    Bangalore 080-23330378 www.rrbbnc.gov.in
    Bhopal 0755-2746660 www.rrbbpl.nic.in
    Bhubaneshwar 0674-2303015 www.rrbbbs.gov.in
    Bilaspur 07752-247291 www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
    Chandigarh 0172-2730093 www.rrbcdg.gov.in
    Chennai 044-28275323 www.rrbchennai.gov.in
    Gorakhpur 0551-2201209 www.rrbgkp.gov.in
    Guwahati 0361-2540815 www.rrbguwahati.gov.in
    Jammu 0191-2476757 www.rrbjammu.nic.in
    Kolkata 033-25430108 www.rrbkolkata.gov.in
    Malda 0351-264567 www.rrbmalda.gov.in
    Mumbai 022-23090422 www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
    Muzaffarpur 0621-2213405 www.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
    Patna 0612-2677680 www.rrbpatna.gov.in
    Ranchi 0651-2462429 www.rrbranchi.gov.in
    Secunderabad 040-27821663 www.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
    Siliguri 0353–2663840 www.rrbsiliguri.org
    Trivandrum 0471-2323357 www.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in
  • Click on "New Registration" button.
  • Fill the complete detail of the page like name, e-mail address, contact details, etc., especially those fields which are mandatory and then click on the "I agree" option
  • An OTP would be triggered & sent to your registered Phone number and the Activation Link will be sent to the registered email address.
  • A Registration Number and Password will be sent to your e-mail ID after the verification of the email address and mobile number.
  • Then Login with your Registration number and password and fill up your educational details & upload the documents like Category certificate, Marksheets, etc.
  • Now verify all the details filled by you and click on submit button once you are completely sure about all details.
  • Then you will be redirected to the payment gateway website once you click on submit button. Pay the required amount & take the printout of the receipt for future reference.

RRB NTPC Application Fee

Candidates need to pay the RRB NTPC application fees within the time specified in the official notification otherwise without payment the candidature shall be deemed cancelled.
The RRB NTPC online application fee for different category candidates are as mentioned below:

Sr.No. Category Application Fee
1. Unreserved & OBC Category Male 500/-
2. Women/SC/ST/PwD/Ex.Servicemen 250/-

Syllabus For RRB NTPC

RRB NTPC Syllabus Stage I CBT

Sections No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
Mathematics 30 30 90 minutes
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30
General Awareness 40 40
Total 100 100

The above table shows Exam Pattern & Subjects as per RRB NTPC 1st stage Syllabus. A total 100 questions will be asked in the 1st Stage exam of RRB NTPC which needs to be completed within a time limit of 90 minutes. The Syllabus of RRB NTPC Stage I exam is mentioned below.

  • Mathematics:
    Number System, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportions, Percentage, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Elementary Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics etc.
  • 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 etc.
  • General Awareness:
    Current Events of National and International Importance, Games and Sports, Art and Culture of India, Indian Literature, Monuments and Places of India, General Science and Life Science (up to 10th CBSE), History of India and Freedom Struggle, Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India and World, Indian Polity and Governance- constitution and political system, General Scientific and Technological Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India, 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, Indian Economy, Famous Personalities of India and World, Flagship Government Programs, Flora and Fauna of India, Important Government and Public Sector Organizations of India etc.

RRB NTPC Syllabus Stage 2 CBT

Sections No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
Mathematics 35 35 90 minutes
General Intelligence and Reasoning 35 35
General Awareness 50 50
Total 120 120

The above table shows Exam Pattern & Subjects as per RRB NTPC 2nd stage Syllabus. A total 120 questions will be asked in the 2nd Stage exam of RRB NTPC which needs to be completed within a time limit of 90 minutes. The Syllabus of RRB NTPC Stage 2 exam is mentioned below.

  • Mathematics:
    Number System, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportions, Percentage, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Elementary Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics etc.
  • 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 etc.
  • General Awareness:
    Current Events of National and International Importance, Games and Sports, Art and Culture of India, Indian Literature, Monuments and Places of India, General Science and Life Science (up to 10th CBSE), History of India and Freedom Struggle, Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India and World, Indian Polity and Governance- constitution and political system, General Scientific and Technological Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India, 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, Indian Economy, Famous Personalities of India and World, Flagship Government Programs, Flora and Fauna of India, Important Government and Public Sector Organizations of India etc.

RRB NTPC Previous Year Cut Off

Cut off is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to score in order to qualify the pre-exam and become eligible for mains & other rounds of selection process.
Railway Recruitment Board decides the Cut off Marks for RRB NTPC by Itself. Candidates are required to secure the minimum RRB NTPC cut off marks to qualify each stage of the exam. The cut off in RRB NTPC is decided based on below mentioned factors:

  • Total Number of Vacancies
  • Number of Aspirants Appearing in the examination
  • Difficulty Level of the exam
  • Categories of the candidate

Process to Check RRB NTPC Cut Off Marks:

  • Visit the official regional RRB website of your respective zone.
  • Find the RRB NTPC scorecard link on the Home Page
  • After clicking the link, Candidates will be redirected to the login page
  • Enter the login credentials as asked & click on Login.
  • The RRB NTPC cut-off scores will reflect on your computer screen
  • Check the cut-off released by RRB and download zone wise RRB NTPC cut off in pdf for future reference.
Previous Year RRB NTPC Cut-Off Marks

The following table shows the region-wise RRB NTPC Cut-off of the year 2015-2016

Regions UR OBC SC ST
Ahmedabad 72.86 64.91 57.33 48.10
Ajmer 77.49 70.47 62.85 47.02
Allahabad 77.39 70.93 62.13 59.74
Banglore 64.97 57.28 30.10 29.00
Bhopal 72.90 66.31 58.61 51.16
Bhubaneshwar 71.91 65.76 53.09 48.79
Bilaspur 68.79 60.70 51.49 50.07
Chandigarh 82.27 71.47 71.87 46.71
Chennai 72.14 69.11 57.67 46.84
Gorakhpur 77.43 69.01 56.63 47.67
Guwahati 66.44 57.11 52.53 52.91
Jammu 68.72 50.88 52.27 38.05
Kolkata 79.50 71.53 67.07 52.92
Malda 61.87 48.42 43.11 31.89
Mumbai 77.49 70.21 63.60 54.95
Muzaffarpur 57.97 45.57 30.06 25.00
Patna 63.03 53.57 68.55 26.69
Ranchi 63.75 57.26 45.48 48.58
Secunderabad 77.72 72.87 63.73 59.13
Siliguri 67.52 56.26 54.31 45.90
Thiruvananthapuram 79.75 75.10 56.14 36.45

Vacancies

As per the Vacancy Notification released in 2019 for RRB NTPC, a total number of 35208 vacancies were released by the Board for RRB NTPC Posts like Traffic Assistant, Goods Guard, Assistant Station Master, etc out of which 10,603 vacancies were released for RRB NTPC Undergraduate Posts & 24605 vacancies were released for the RRB NTPC Graduate Posts. Below are the complete post-wise details of RRB NTPC Vacancy.

RRB NTPC Vacancies for Undergraduate Posts

Post Vacancies
Junior Clerk cum Typist 4300
Assistant Clerk cum Typist 760
Junior Timekeeper 11
Trains Clerk 592
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 4940
Total 10603

RRB NTPC Vacancy for Graduate Posts

Post Vacancies
Traffic Assistant 88
Goods Guard 5748
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5638
Senior Clerk cum Typist 2854
Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 3147
Senior Timekeeper 6
Commercial Apprentice 259
Station Master 6865
Total 24605

Category Wise Vacancy RRB NTPC

Category Number of Vacancies
UR 15111
SC 5119
ST 2768
OBC 8797
EWS 3509
Total 35208

Zone wise RRB NTPC Vacancy

Zone Number of Vacancies
RRB Ahmadabad 1024
RRB Ajmer 1773
RRB Allahabad 4030
RRB Bangalore 2470
RRB Bhopal 997
RRB Bhubaneshwar 498
RRB Bilaspur 1207
RRB Chandigarh 2483
RRB Chennai 2694
RRB Gorakhpur 1298
RRB Guwahati 851
RRB Jammu-Srinagar 898
RRB Kolkata 2949
RRB Malda 1043
RRB Mumbai 3665
RRB Muzaffarpur 329
RRB Patna 1039
RRB Ranchi 1386
RRB Secunderabad 3234
RRB Siliguri 443
RRB Thiruvananthapuram 897
Total 35208

RRB NTPC Salary & Job Profile

Check out the Job Profile/responsibilities as per the various posts released by RRB:

Job Responsibilities for RRB NTPC Undergraduates

Post Name Job Responsibility
Junior Clerk cum Typist To assist the higher officials and help thein the data entry works,
Accounts Clerk cum Typist
  • Assist in the administrative Activities.
  • Will be Responsible for data entry work.
  • Tracking the monetary transaction
Junior Time Keeper
  • Assisting the senior timekeeper in maintaining the records regarding the time of arrival and departure of trains.
  • Need to work in different shifts as per schedule.
Time Clerk
  • Keeping the track of the number of coaches of the trains.
  • Maintaining General Records related to trains.
Commercial cum Ticket
  • Issuing the Reserved and Unreserved Tickets.

Job Responsibilities for RRB NTPC Graduates

Post Name Job Responsibility
Traffic Assistant
  • Responsible for Traffic and Signalling for trains.
  • Needs to work in different shifts
Goods Guard
  • To Ensure break connectivity and to monitor the vehicle.
  • Need to work with the station master and communicate the information about the arrival of trains.
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk
  • Responsible for checking the issued tickets.
  • Booking of luggage and goods.
Senior Clerk cum Typist
  • Supervising the Junior Clerks
  • Responsible for different clerical jobs.
Junior Account Assistant cum Typist
  • Responsible to track the transactions, expenditures, settlements, etc.
  • Managing the budget
  • Responsible for checking the financial issues.
  • Assisting the support to administrative works
Senior Time Keeper
  • Keeping records of the moment of different trains.
  • Needs to supervise the junior timekeepers.
Commercial Appraise
  • Responsible to supervise the various commercial branches.
  • Needs to work in different shifts as per the requirement.
Station Master
  • Supervising the activities of the railway station which is assigned.
  • Ensuring the smooth arrival and departure of trains.
  • Handling the problems of the passengers.

Salary for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2020

The RRB comes under the central government. Hence the candidates who are recruited through RRB NTPC can enjoy all the benefits given to an employee who works under the central government as per 7th pay commission.

Post Pay Level Initial Pay
Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 INR 19900
Assistant Clerk cum Typist 2 INR 19900
Junior Timekeeper 2 INR 19900
Trains Clerk 2 INR 19900
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 INR 21700
Traffic Assistant 4 INR 25500
Goods Guard 5 INR 29200
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 INR 29200
Senior Time Keeper 5 INR 29200
Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 INR 29200
Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5 INR 29200
Commercial apprentice 6 INR 35400
Station Master 6 INR 35400

Following are the allowances and benefits in the railway sector in addition to the basic pay. The selected candidates will be enjoying the following allowances:

  • Medical Allowance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Dearness Allowance
  • House Rental Allowance
  • Transport Allowance
  • Other special Allowances
Pay Scale for RRB NTPC - Level 2

Following are the salary and allowance details for the posts Junior Clerk cum Typist, Train Clerk, Junior Time Keeper, Account Clerk cum Typist.

Basic Pay INR 19,900/-
Grade Pay INR 2800/-
DA(Dearness Allowance)(Currently 12%) INR 2388/-
Travel Allowance INR 2016/-
HRA(Varies for every place-Basic HRA is 8%) INR 1592/-
Total Pay INR 28696/-

RRB NTPC 2020: Job Growth

Following are the Promotion hierarchy for the different posts of RRB NTPC 2020

RRB NTPC Job Growth for Undergraduate Posts
Post Name Promotion Hierarchy
Junior Clerk cum Typist Senior Clerk cum Typist
Accounts Clerk cum Typist Senior Accounts Clerk cum Typist
Junior Time Keeper Senior Time Keeper→ Senior Time Keeper Grade II→ Senior Time KeeperGrade I
Train Clerk Senior Train Clerk→ Chief Train Clerk
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk→ Chief Commercial cum Ticket Clerk→ Deputy Station Master
RRB NTPC Job Growth for Graduate Posts
Post Name Promotion Hierarchy
Traffic Assistant Senior Traffic Assistant
Goods Guard Passenger Guard→ Express Guard→ Section Controller→ Chief Controller
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk Chief Train Clerk→ Assistant Station Master
Senior Clerk cum Typist Chief Train Clerk→ Assistant Station Master
Junior Account Assistant Account Assistant→ Junior Accounts officer→ Senior Account officer→ Deputy Accounts officer→ Chief Accounts officer→ Financial Advisor
Senior Time Keeper Senior Time Keeper Grade II→ Senior Time Keeper Grade I
Station Master Station Superintendent→ Assistant operation → Divisional Operation Manager

Eligibility Criteria for RRB NTPC 2020

The candidates applying for RRB NTPC Exam must satisfy various eligibility criteria like age, educational qualification, nationality as defined by the board. The candidate who does not satisfy the eligibility criteria will be rejected so always go through the official notification in order to cross check the eligibility criteria. The candidates applying for this examination must be between 18-30 years of age for undergraduate posts and 18-33 years for Graduate posts.

Age Limit for RRB NTPC 2020 Recruitment - (Undergraduate Posts)

Post Age Limit
Junior Clerk cum Typist 18-30 Years
Assistant Clerk cum Typist 18-30 Years
Junior Timekeeper 18-30 Years
Trains Clerk 18-30 Years
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 18-30 Years

Age Limit for RRB NTPC 2020 Recruitment - (Graduate Posts)

Post Age Limit
Traffic Assistant 18-33 Years
Goods Guard 18-33 Years
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 18-33 Years
Senior Clerk cum Typist 18-33 Years
Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 18-33 Years
Senior Time Keeper 18-33 Years
Commercial Apprentice 18-33 Years
Station Master 18-33 Years

RRB NTPC 2020 Educational Qualification

Post Educational Qualification
Commercial Apprentice Degree in any discipline from the recognized university or its equivalent.
Station Master Degree in any discipline from the recognized university or its equivalent.
Goods Guard Degree in any discipline from the recognized university or its equivalent.
Junior Accounts Assistant cum typist Degree from the recognized university, Typing Proficiency in Hindi/English on computer.
Senior Clerk Cum Typist Degree from recognized university, Typing Proficiency in Hindi/English on computer.
Senior commercial clerk cum Ticket Clerk Degree in any discipline from a recognized university or its equivalent.
Senior Time Keeper Degree from the recognized university, Typing Proficiency in Hindi/English on computer.
Traffic Assistant Degree in any discipline from the recognized university or its equivalent.
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 12th or equivalent with at least 50% of marks. 50% marks is not required for SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen category candidates.
Account Clerk cum Typist 12th or equivalent with at least 50% of marks. 50% marks is not required for SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen category candidates.
Junior Clerk Cum Typist 12th or equivalent with at least 50% of marks. 50% marks is not required for SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen category candidates.
Junior Time Keeper 12th or equivalent with at least 50% of marks. 50% marks is not required for SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen category candidates.
Trains Clerk 12th or equivalent with at least 50% of marks. 50% marks is not required for SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen category candidates.

RRB NTPC Eligibility Criteria-Medical Standards

The selected candidates who are called for the document verification process need to pass the medical fitness test conducted by RRB. The candidates who are fit to carry out the duties shall be considered in the merit list. The visual standard is one of the most important criteria in a medical fitness test. Following are the details of the medical standards that a candidate needs to fulfil.

Medical Standard General Fitness Visual Activity
A-2 The candidate must be Physically fit in all respects. Distant Vision: 6/6,6/9 without glasses(No Fogging Test)
Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 without or with glasses and must pass tests for colour vision, Myopic vision, Night Vision, and Binocular Vision.
A-3 The candidate must be Physically fit in all respects. Distant Vision: 6/6,6/9 without or with glasses (Power of lenses should not exceed 2D)
Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 without or with glasses and must pass tests for colour vision, Myopic vision, Night Vision, and Binocular Vision.
B-2 The candidate must be Physically fit in all respects. Distant Vision: 6/6,6/12 without or with glasses (Power of lenses should not exceed 4D)
Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 without or with glasses when close work is required or while reading. And must pass the test for the field of vision (Binocular Vision) etc.
C-2 The candidate must be Physically fit in all respects. Distant Vision: 6/12, Nill without or with glasses.
Near Vision: Sn 0.6, 0.6 without or with glasses while reading or close work is required.
Live
35
Test
986
Mock
9
Class