RRB Group D 2018

RRB Group D 2018RRB Group D 2018 –The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) will conduct RRB Group D in three stages - Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Document Verification (DV). The exam will be conducted by a total 16 RRBs to recruit assistant pointsman, gatemen, helpers, hospital attendants, porters, track maintainer for various Indian Railway departments. RRB Group D 2018 Computer Based Test (CBT) will be conducted in July and August 2018. RRB Group D exam CBT will be held for 90 minutes. The admit card of RRB Group D Computer Based Test will be available for all candidates who completes the application process. The result of Computer Based Test is expected to be announced in September, 2018.

RRB Group D application form 2018 was available from February 10 to March 31, 2018. As per the notification, there are a total 62907 vacancies available for the above mentioned positions. Candidates will be selected for RRB Group D recruitment on the basis of the three stages - CBT, PET and DV. Go through the article for complete details on RRB Group D 2018 such as dates, admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.

RRB Group D 2018 - Highlights

Specifications

Overview of RRB Group D

Recruiting body

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs)

Total number of RRBs recruiting for Group D

16 RRBs

Total vacancies

62907

Posts offered

Assistant pointsman, gatemen, helpers, hospital attendants, porters, track maintainer

Stages of exam

1. Computer Based Test (CBT)

2. Document Verification (DV)

3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

RRB Group D Important Dates 2018

S. No.

Events

Important dates

1.

Notification released

February 10, 2018

2.

RRB Group D application 2018 started on

February 10, 2018

3.

Registration ended on

March 31, 2018

4.

Issuance of admit card for CBT

July 2018

5.

RRB Group D 2018 recruitment CBT

July - August 2018

6.

Result of CBT

September 2018

7.

Issuance of admit card for Document Verification

To be announced

8.

Document Verification date

To be announced

9.

Admit card of PET

To be announced

10.

Date of RRB Group D 2018 Physical Efficiency Test

To be announced

11.

Final merit list

To be announced

RRB Group D Eligibility Criteria 2018

Candidates should satisfy all the eligibility criteria prescribed for RRB Group D exam 2018. Check the table for complete eligibility criteria of RRB Group D 2018.

Eligibility Criteria of RRB Group D

Eligibility Parameters

Details

Age limit

Unreserved category: Between 18 – 33 years (as on July 1, 2018)

SC/ST: maximum 38 years (as on July 1, 2018)

OBC: maximum 36 years (as on July 1, 2018)

Academic qualifications

Electrical, Engineering, Mechanical and S&T department

Class 10 + National Apprenticeship Certificate by NCVT / Class 10 + ITI from institutions affiliated to NCVT / SCVT

Medical and Traffic department

Class 10 / ITI from institutions affiliated to NCVT/SCVT / National Apprenticeship Certificate by NCVT

RRB Group D Application Form 2018

The application form of RRB Group D was released online on February 10, 2018. Registrations of RRB Group D 2018 were open till March 31. Candidates belonging to general category had to pay application fee of Rs. 500 while the fee for SC/ST/OBC was Rs. 250. Applicants were able to pay the application fee both in the online as well as offline mode.

RRB Group D Application Form 2018 – Steps to Fill

To successfully fill the application form, candidates had to follow the steps provided below:

  • Visit home page of Online Registration Portal of CEN 2/2018

  • Register by clicking on ‘New Registration’ link

  • Tick mark the check box to confirm all instructions have been read

  • Fill information such as personal and academic details, contact number, email ID, address, etc.

  • OTP will be sent to email ID and mobile number

  • Verify email ID and mobile number using the OTP

  • Registration number will be generated

  • Click on ‘Submit’ button

  • Registration number and password will be generated

  • Fee payment

  • Choose posts and set priority for each

  • Choice of language

  • Upload scanned images of coloured photograph, SC/ST certificate and scribe photograph (if applicable) as per required dimensions

Size/format of Photograph and Signature:

Image

File size

Dimension

File Format

Photograph of candidate

20 KB to 40 KB

35mm x 45mm

JPEG/JPG

SC/ST certificate (for free travel pass)

50 KB to 100 KB

-

JPEG/JPG

Photograph of scribe (if applicable)

20 KB to 40 KB

-

JPEG/JPG

RRB Group D Admit Card 2018

The admit card of RRB Group D 2018 will be issued by the 16 Railway Recruitment Boards. Each of the conducting boards will release the admit card for all three stage of RRB Group D recruitment 2018 - CBT, PET and Document Verification. The admit card will be available online about 10 days prior to the conduct of each stage of the selection process. Candidates carry valid photo ID proof on the day of each stage of RRB Group D 2018 along with the hall ticket. Candidates can check the steps to download RRB Group D admit card 2018 below:

  • Click on the link to be provided here

  • Enter registration ID and password

  • Call letter will be shown on screen

  • Download and printout RRB Group D 2018 admit card

RRB Group D Exam Pattern 2018

The exam pattern of RRB Group D 2018 has been provided along with the notification. RRB Group D exam pattern includes number of questions, marking scheme, duration and other information regarding the various stages of the exam. As per RRB Group D exam pattern 2018, the exam will be conducted in three stages – Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Document Verification. The Computer Based Test will contain a total of 100 multiple choice questions. RRB Group D 2018 Computer Based Test will be held for duration of 90 minutes. Physical Efficiency Test will determine the fitness of the candidates shortlisted on the basis of CBT. Candidates passing PET will be selected for document verification. The exam pattern of the different stages of RRB Group D 2018 has been provided in the table below.

RRB Group D 2018 Exam Pattern for Computer Based Test

Name of the Test

Number of Questions

Negative Marking

Duration

Computer Based Test

100

1/3 of marks allotted for each question will be deducted for incorrect responses

90 minutes

RRB Group D 2018 Tasks for Physical Efficiency Test

Candidates will have to complete two tasks within the specified time limit to qualify the stage. Candidates equal to two time the total number of category-wise vacancy will be shortlisted to appear for PET stage of RRB Group D 2018. The tasks prescribed for this stage has been provided in the table below:

Male candidates

Female candidates

Transfer 35 kg across 100 meters in 2 minutes in one go

Transfer 20 kg across 100 metres in 2 minutes in one go

Run 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds

Run a distance of 1000 metres in 5 minutes and 40 seconds

RRB Group D Syllabus 2018

The syllabus pertaining to Computer Based Test of RRB Group D 2018 has been released along with the notification. The syllabus has been provided in the table provided below:

RRB Group D 2018 Syllabus – Computer Based Test:

Subjects

Topics

Mathematics

Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work; Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement - Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Science

Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of the level of class 10

General awareness

General awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance.

RRB Group D Answer Key 2018

The answer key of RRB Group D 2018 will provide the right answers to all questions asked in RRB Group B. With the help of the answer key, applicants can cross-verify the responses provided in the exam and calculate their probable score. The probable score will help the applicants to know their chances of recruitment. RRB Group D answer key will be declared officially after a few days of the conclusion of RRB Group D exam. The 16 RRBs will release the answer key separately for each region.

 

RRB Group D Result 2018

RRB will release the result of Group D separately for each of the three stages of selection process – Computer Based Test, Physical Efficiency Test and Document Verification. The result of each stage of RRB Group D 2018 will qualify applicants for the next stage. On the basis of result of CBT, candidates will be called for PET. The physical efficiency test will evaluate the physical fitness of candidates who have qualified the first stage. Applicants qualifying PET stage will be shortlisted for document verification stage of RRB Group D on the basis of score secured in CBT, given they qualify PET.

Tie – Breaking Method

In case, two or more candidates secure the same score in RRB Group D recruitment 2018, the candidate older in age will be placed higher in merit position.

 

RRB Group D Cutoff 2018

The cutoff of RRB Group D 2018 will be announced by Railway Recruitment Board. The conducting board has provided the qualifying cutoff for the computer based test of RRB Group D 2018 along with the notification on February 10. RRB additionally releases cutoff on the basis of merit. The cutoff will shortlist applicants to appear for each stage of RRB Group D. The cutoff will be declared separately after the completion of each stage of the exam. Factors including number of applicants, difficulty level of the exam and vacancies play a significant role in RRB Group D cutoff 2018. Candidates who manages to score equal to or more than the declared cutoff score in CBT, on the condition that they qualify the PET stage will be called for document verification.

Qualifying Cutoff for Computer Based Test of RRB Group D 2018:

Stage

Minimum Qualifying Marks

Computer Based Test

UR: 40%
OBC: 30%
SC: 30%
ST: 30%

RRB Group D Cutoff 2017

Candidates can check previous year’s cutoff of RRB Group D Computer Based Test from the table below:

S. No

Category

Cutoff marks

1.

General

72.33

2.

OBC

66.16

3.

SC

66.16

4.

ST

54.45

RRB Group D Selection Process 2018

The selection process is composed of three stages – Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Document Verification. Candidates will be shortlisted to participate in each stage of RRB Group D recruitment 2018 on the basis of merit.

Computer Based Test (CBT): Marks secured in the CBT will be basis on which candidates will be shortlisted for PET.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET): Applicants will be selected to appear for PET on the basis of marks scored in CBT. Candidates equaling two times the number of vacancies available in each category will be selected on merit basis for RRB Group D 2018 Physical Efficiency Test.

Document Verification: For this stage of selection procedure, applicants will be called on the basis of score secured in CBT stage of RRB Group D recruitment, provided the candidates have successfully cleared the physical efficiency test.