RRB Group D Recruitment 2020-21: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) invited applications for the recruitment of Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant in various technical departments (Electrical, Mechanical, and S&T departments), Assistant Pointsman, Level-I posts. A total of 1,03,769 vacancies have been notified by RRB. In this article, you will get all the information about RRC Level-I (Group-D) eligibility criteria, age limit, selection process, vacancies, Recruitment Notification, Exam Date, Exam Pattern & Syllabus.
RRB Group-D Exam Date 2021 Out
Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs) has released RRB Group-D 2021 Exam Dates for Level-I Posts. A detailed exam schedule for RRB Group-D 2021 exam has already been released by the Board on 1st December 2020.
|Exam Name||Exam Date|
|RRB Group D 2019 (RRC 01/2019)||April to June 2021|
RRB Group D 2020-21 Important Dates
|Application Form Start Date||12th March 2019|
|Application Form Last Date||12th April 2019 (23.59 hr)|
|Last Date to Pay Application Fees||18th April 2019|
|Final Submission of RRB Group D Application Form||23rd April 2019|
|RRB Group D Application Status||N/A|
|RRB Group D Exam City||Will be Notified|
|RRB Group D Admit Card||Will be Notified|
|Exam Date||May- June 2021 (Tentatively)|
RRB Group D Application Fees
Below are the details of RRB Group D Application Fee 2020
RRB Group D Vacancy 2020-21
A total number of 103769 RRC Group D vacancies are released by the Railway Recruitment Board. Check below the zone-wise vacancies of RRB Group D –
|Railway zones||Total vacancies|
|East Central Railway||3563|
|East Coast Railway||2555|
|Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro||10873|
|North Central Railway and DLW||4730|
|North Eastern Railway, MCF and
|North Western Railway||5249|
|Northeast Frontier Railway||2894|
|Northern Railway, DMW and RCF||13153|
|South Central Railway||9328|
|South East Central Railway||1664|
|South Eastern Railway||4914|
|South Western Railway and RWF||7167|
|Southern Railway and ICF||9579|
|West Central Railway||4019|
RRB Group D Eligibility Criteria
RRB Group D Age Limit
Candidates should be between 18 to 33 years. Relaxation in the upper age limit is given to candidates belonging to reserved categories.Relaxation in age should be as of July 1, 2019, as given below –
|PWD SC/ST||15 years|
RRB Group D Educational Qualification
- Candidates must be Class 10 pass from Institution recognized by NCVT/SCVT or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT.
- ITI has been made non-mandatory for Group D recruitment
RRB Group D Selection Process 2020
Candidates have to undergo 3 Stages of the selection process to get recruited by RRB Group D 2020.
- First Stage of CBT
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Document Verification & Medical Examination
RRB Group D CBT Exam Pattern
In the below-mentioned table, we have added the exam pattern details of RRB Group D CBT.
|Subject||Total number of questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|General Science||25||25||90 Minutes
(120 Minutes for the PwD Candidates)
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||30||30|
|General Awareness and Current Affairs||20||20|
- The Total questions asked in RRB Group D CBT Exam are 100.
- The RRB Group D CBT Exam is conducted for 100 marks.
- Each question carries 1 mark.
- Marks deducted for every wrong answer is ⅓.
- The duration of the RRB Group D Exam is 90 Minutes.
RRB Group D Syllabus 2021
Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has published RRB Group D Syllabus with its official notification. Before you start your preparation for RRB Group-D Level-I exam, have a look at the RRB Group D Syllabus And Exam Pattern. It will give you a brief idea on how to start your exam preparations.
RRC Level-I (Group-D): Pay Scale
Different posts carry different pay levels and allowances as admissible as per the 7th CPC Pay Matrix.
RRB Group D Recruitment Official Notification
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RRB Group D 2020-21 FAQs
Q. What is the age limit for RRB Group D exam?
A. Candidates should be between 18 to 33 years to be eligible for RRB Group D exam.
Q.When will RRB Group D exam will be conducted?
Q. What is the required educational qualification for RRB Group D?
A. Candidates who have passed Class 10 or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT. ITI has been made non-mandatory for this recruitment exam.
Q. Is there is any normalisation of marks?
A. Yes, normalisation of marks is done where the CBT is conducted in multiple session.
Q. Is there any qualifying marks in the exam?
A. Yes, there is qualifying marks for CBT. Candidates need to secure these qualifying marks to be selected for the next stage.
Q. When will I get RRB Group D admit card?
A. RRB Group D admit card will be issued to registered candidates region-wise few days before the exam.
Q. How many RRB Group D application forms have been received?
A. RRBs have received 1,15,67,248 application forms for Group D exam.
Q. How can I apply for the exam?
A. Candidates are required to fill RRB Group D application form online.
Q. What is medical test in RRB Group D exam?
A. After document verification, candidates are called for medical test. It is mandatory to clear the medical test to be considered for the recruitment exam.
Q. What is medical test in Group D exam?
A. The medical fitness test is conducted by the railway administration to ensure that the candidates are medically fit to carry out the duties connected with the post.
Q. What is physical efficiency test in RRB Group D exam?
A. Once candidates qualify the computer-based test, then they are called for Physical Efficiency. Passing Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is mandatory and it is qualifying in nature.