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The RRB NTPC recruitment 2023 notification will be released soon on the official website to fill the various positions at Indian Railways. The RRB NTPC has several stages in the selection process, and candidates must clear them to get their desired job. RRB will release the RRB NTPC notification soon, and the CBT 1 and CBT 2 exams will tentatively be conducted in May and December 2023.
So, the latest RRB NTPC exam daters are not yet available to candidates; however, they can check this article and know the entire RRB NTPC recruitment process according to the previous year’s trends. In this article, we have given details from the application process to results and vacancies. Candidates can bookmark this page and stay updated regarding the RRB NTPC recruitment process.
Before getting into the details of RRB NTPC Recruitment 2023, let us have an overview of the exam:
|Exam Name||RRB NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Categories)|
|Conducting Body||Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)|
|Job Category||Government Job (Central Government)|
|Work Location||All Over India|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Stages of Exam||CBT 1, CBT 2, Skill Test (As Applicable), Document Verification, Medical Examination|
Access the free RRB NTPC Questions from Embibe and improve your preparation level. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to practice the free unlimited RRB NTPC questions:
The important dates for the RRB NTPC exam are not announced yet. Check the table below to know the important events and dates of RRB NTPC.
|Release of RRB NTPC Notification||To Be Announced|
|Beginning of the RRB NTPC Application Process||To Be Announced|
|Last Date to Fill RRB NTPC Application Form||To Be Announced|
|RRB NTPC Admit Card Date||To Be Announced|
|RRB NTPC CBT 1||To Be Announced|
|RRB NTPC CBT 1 Result||To Be Announced|
|RRB NTPC Admit Card for CBT 2||To Be Announced|
|RRB NTPC CBT 2||To Be Announced|
|RRB NTPC CBT 2 Result||To Be Announced|
Note: This table will be updated as soon as the authorities release the notification.
A variety of posts come under RRB Non-Technical Popular Categories (RRB NTPC):
The various posts under Para-Medical Staffs, Ministerial & Isolated Category, and Level 1 are as under:
Ministerial and Isolated Categories:
Level 1 Posts:
The RRB NTPC vacancies for 2023 are not yet notified, but candidates can check the previous year’s vacancies and get an idea about the upcoming vacancies. Check the table below to know the previous year’s vacancies for Undergraduate posts.
|Name of Posts||Vacancies|
|Junior Clerk cum Typist||4319|
|Accounts Clerk cum Typist||760|
|Junior Time Keeper||17|
|Commercial cum Ticket Clerk||4940|
The previous year’s RRB NTPC vacancies for Graduate posts are as under:
|Name of the Posts||Vacancies|
|Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk||5638|
|Senior Clerk cum Typist||2873|
|Junior Account Assistant cum Typist||3164|
|Senior Time Keeper||14|
Candidates planning to appear for the exam must be well aware of the eligibility criteria for the individual posts and fulfil the same.
Educational Qualification: The educational qualification for RRB NTPC posts is as under:
Age Limit: The minimum age required for candidates to apply for RRB NTPC jobs for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate posts is 18 years. The upper age limit is 33 years for Graduate posts and 30 years for Undergraduate posts (as of July 1, 2023). There is an age relaxation of 3 years for OBC candidates, 5 years for SC/ST candidates and 3 years for veterans.
Note: Before applying for the exam, candidates must check the Medical Standards required for the post they are applying for.
The steps to apply for RRB NTPC are as under:
The application fee for General/OBC male candidates is Rs 500. SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/Women/PWD candidates and Economically Backward classes will have to pay Rs 250.
Payment of application fees can be made in one of the following modes:
Candidates who successfully applied for the RRB NTPC recruitment can check their RRB Application Status on the official website. The application status is to be checked from the respective RRB regional websites. Candidates must enter their ‘Application Number’ and ‘Date of Birth’ to check the RRB NTPC Application Status. The officials have scrutinised the application forms and categorised candidates as ‘Provisionally Eligible’ or ‘Rejected’ (along with the reason for rejection). Candidates will have to check whether or not their application has been accepted to stand eligible for the issue of admit card.
The selection process is different for different posts. For RRB NTPC, the selection of candidates is based on their performance in the following phases of the RRB NTPC recruitment process.
The exam pattern for RRB NTPC is different for CBT 1 & CBT 2. Let us have a look at the exam pattern of the Preliminary and Main exams:
RRB NTPC Recruitment: RRB NTPC Preliminary Exam Pattern (CBT 1)
|Sections||Total Number Of Questions|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||30|
The time duration of the Preliminary exam is 90 minutes.
RRB NTPC Recruitment: RRB NTPC Main Exam Pattern (CBT 2)
|Sections||Total Number Of Questions|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||35|
The time duration of the Main exam is 90 minutes.
Important: There is a penalty for wrong answers in the RRB NTPC exam. 1/3rd of the mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
As you can see, both the 1st and 2nd stage CBT of the RRB NTPC exam has three sections. So, the RRB NTPC Syllabus for both 1st and 2nd stage CBT is the same.
RRB NTPC Syllabus for Mathematics
RRB NTPC Syllabus for General Intelligence & Reasoning
RRB NTPC Syllabus for General Awareness
The RRB NTPC CBT 1 admit cards will be available online for candidates who have completed the application process. The admit card includes the candidate’s roll number, name, father’s name, category, subcategory, photograph, signature, date of birth, and the exam language.
The candidate should review all the entries carefully and report any errors to the organising authority immediately. Candidates must download their admit cards within the allotted time and keep a printout of them until the hiring process is complete to be permitted to enter the examination room.
The RRB will issue RRB NTPC stage-wise results on the official website. After successfully conducting the examination, and same will be hosted on the website. There will be a combined merit list along the category-wise merit list for all the candidates participating in the said examination. The result contains the candidate’s name, father’s name, category, caste, date of birth, marks, paper name, address and other details. All the participating candidates can log in with their registration and password to check their results.
Candidates preparing for the RRB NTPC and those who have already appeared for the exam can benefit from checking the category-wise cut-off. The previous year’s RRB NTPC cut-off is included in the table below:
|Region-wise RRB NTPC Cut-off||Cut-off Score|
|RRB Chennai NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Bangalore NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Kolkata NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Ajmer NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Allahabad NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Bhopal NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Bhubaneshwar NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Chandigarh NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Gorakhpur NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Guwahati NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Jammu NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Malda NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Mumbai NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Muzaffarpur NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Patna NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Ranchi NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Secundrabad NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Siliguri NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
|RRB Trivandrum NTPC CBT Cut-off||Cut-off Link|
Candidates can also check the level-wise and region-wise cut-off details in the table below:
|RRB Ranchi||Click Here|
|RRB Chennai||Level 2|
|RRB Secunderabad||Click Here|
|RRB Ahmedabad||Click Here|
|RRB Mumbai||Level 2|
|RRB Allahabad||Level 2|
|RRB Ajmer||Level 2|
|RRB Kolkata||Level 2|
|RRB Patna||Level 2|
|RRB Guwahati||Click Here|
|RRB Bhubaneswar||Click Here|
|RRB Muzzafarpur||Click Here|
|RRB Siliguri||Click Here|
|RRB Malda||Click Here|
|RRB Gorakhpur||Click Here|
|RRB Chandigarh||Level 2|
|RRB Bhopal||Level 2|
|RRB Jammu & Kashmir||Level 2|
|RRB Trivandrum||Click Here|
The authority will release the RRB NTPC CBT 1 and CBT 2 answer keys on the official website. The provisional and final RRB NTPC exam response sheet answers will be made available in two phases. After knowing the total number of answers they correctly marked, candidates can use the key to calculate their exam scores. If a candidate has solid evidence that a particular question or answer is incorrect, they will also be able to contest the provisional answer key.
After considering all the concerns candidates raise, the final answer key will be available. The key will make it easier for the candidates who showed up to know how to calculate their estimated scores and get their answers. To download the key, candidates must visit the official website.
Here, we have provided some of the most important frequently asked questions related to RRB NTPC recruitment 2023. Candidates must go through these questions and answers to clear out their doubts regarding the same subject.
Ans: The last date for filling out the RRB NTPC online application is not yet announced.
Ans: Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) include a variety of posts in the Indian Railways. Check this article for more details.
Ans: Candidates must visit the official website and apply for RRB NTPC 2023. Check this article to know all the RRB NTPC recruitment details.
Ans: The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) conducts the RRB NTPC recruitment.
Ans: The RRB NTPC 2023 CBT 1 and CBT 2 will tentatively be conducted in May and December 2023.
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We hope this detailed article on RRB NTPC recruitment helps you. Also, for your preparation, you can try taking some mock tests from Embibe since the questions will be similar to the actual exams.
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