Railway Recruitment Board invites the online applications via centralized employment notice No.03/2015 for 18000 plus jobs for the non technical popular (graduate) category. Online computer based examination will be conducted on all India basis. Those candidates who eligibility suits as per the this rrb exam notification, can apply till 25th January 2016 on rrb recruitment website http://rrbonlinereg.in/ . Candidates have to apply for one rrb or application will be rejected.
Last date to Apply: 25th January, 2016 till 11.59 PM.
Tentative RRB Examination Date: March to May 2016
RRB URL to apply online: http://rrbonlinereg.in/
Official Notification: Download RRB Exam 2016 Notification Brochure
Mode of Written Examination: Computer Based Test (Online Mode)
RRB-wise Vacancies Bifurcation: Download RRB Wise Vacancies List
RRB offers the jobs & no. of vacancies as per the below posts categories.
|Commercial Apprentice (CA)||703|
|Traffic Apprentice (TA):||1645|
|Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk (ECRC)||127|
|Junior Accountant cum Amanuensis (Typist) (JAA):||1205|
|Senior Clerk cum typist||869|
|Assistant Station Master (ASM)||5942|
|Senior Time Keeper||04|
- Nationality: Indian
- Age: Between18 to 32 Years
- Educational Qualification: Degree from a recognized university or its equivalent.
Age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD
- By 5 years for SC/ST candidates.
- By 3 years for OBC candidates.
- By 10 years for UR Persons with Disabilities (PWD)
- By 13 years for OBC Persons with Disabilities
- By 15 years for SC & ST Persons with Disabilities (PWD)
- For General/OBC Candidates: Rs.100
- For SC/ST/ex-servicemen/ women/ minorities/ transgenders/ persons with disabilities and economically backward classes: exempted from payment of fee
Examination Date: Common CBT (Examination) will be held on the same day(s) by all participating RRBs tentatively during March-May, 2016.
Exam pattern: There will be 100 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. All the questions will be Objective Multiple Choice Type. The question paper will be in English, Hindi, Urdu and local languages. The mode of examination will be online computer based.
|Subjects||No. of Question||Duration|
|General awareness||Total 100 Objective Type Questions||Total 90 Min|
Negative Marking Scheme: There shall be penalty (negative marking) in CBT /Examination and 1/3 marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer against the marks allotted for each question.
Selection Process: There shall be a common CBT (Computer Based Test) for all the notified 09 categories of posts followed by qualifying Skill (Typing) Test or Aptitude Test, wherever applicable and Document Verification. Selection is made strictly as per merit. The merit will be drawn only for the candidates qualifying in the aptitude test, with 70% weightage being given to the marks obtained in the CBT and 30% weightage being given to the marks obtained in aptitude test. Short listed candidates will be called for verification of original documents.
Medical Fitness Test: Candidates recommended for appointment will have to pass requisite medical fitness test(s) conducted by the Railway Administration to ensure that the candidates are medically fit to carry out the duties connected with the post. Visual Acuity Standard is one of the important criteria of medical fitness of railway staff. The medical requirements against different medical standards for different categories are different.
Eligibility status for CBT Confirmation: Eligibility status of a candidate shall be made available on RRBs website. Candidates can verify their eligibility from the website of RRB concerned. SMS and e-mail messages will be sent to all eligible candidates. Candidates should keep their mobile numbers and emails.
Admit Card/ e-Call Letter: The e-call letter to the eligible candidates (along with e-call letter for scribe, wherever applicable) shall be available about TWO weeks before commencement of the CBT/Aptitude Test/ Typing Skill Test on the website of RRB concerned for downloading. No admit card will be sent to candidates by post.
Documents Require in Examination Hall for CBT: Candidates should ensure that they are carrying the following while coming for the examination (CBT):
- e-Call letter
- Valid photo ID
- One Passport size photograph