RRC Group D Recruitment 2019 notification released for 103769 vacancies. Check Group D Level 1 age limit, eligibility, important dates, application form and how to apply online.
Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) has finally released a huge employment notice on their official website. According to CEN RRC-01/2019 notification, online registration of applications has been started, and candidates can submit Group D Level 1 Application Form till 12-04-2019 at 23:59 hrs.
RRC Level-1 (Group D) Important Dates
|RRC Group D Notification Release Date||12th March 2019|
|Start Date To Apply Online for RRC Group D||12th March 2019|
|Last Date To Apply Online||12th April 2019|
|Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee (Offline)||18.04.2019 at 13.00 hrs.|
|Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee (Online)||23.04.2019 at 13.00 hrs.|
|Final submission of Applications||26.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs.|
|RRC Group D Level 1 Exam Dates||September-October 2019|
RRC Group D Recruitment 2019 Vacancy Details
The Group D vacancies are released for various zones and aspirants can apply from any one zone only. Take a look at below table for details region-wise vacancy.
|RRC||Category-wise Vacancy||Total Vacancy|
|East Central Railway||
|East Coast Railway||
|Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro||
|North Central Railway and DLW||
|North Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO||
|North Western Railway||
|Northeast Frontier Railway||
|Northern Railway, DMW, and RCF||
|South Central Railway||
|South East Central Railway||
|South Eastern Railway||
|South Western Railway and RWF||
|Southern Railway and ICF||
|West Central Railway||
Different posts included in the CEN RRC-01/2019 are listed as under:
|ASSISTANT DEPOT (STORES)||STORES||C1|
|ASSISTANT LOCO SHED (DIESEL)||MECHANICAL||B1|
|ASSISTANT LOCO SHED (ELECTRICAL)||ELECTRICAL||B1|
|ASSISTANT OPERATIONS (ELECTRICAL)||ELECTRICAL||B2|
|ASSISTANT SIGNAL & TELECOM||S and T||B1|
|ASSISTANT TRACK MACHINE||ENGINEERING||B1|
|ASSISTANT TL & AC||ELECTRICAL||B1|
|ASSISTANT TL & AC (WORKSHOP)||ELECTRICAL||C1|
|ASSISTANT WORKS (WORKSHOP)||ENGINEERING||C1|
|TRACK MAINTAINER GRADE IV||ENGINEERING||B1|
Medical Standards for RRC Level 1 posts:
fit in all
|Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses(no fogging test)
Near Vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 without glasses and Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic vision etc
fit in all
|Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 2D).
Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses and Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Myopic vision etc.
fit in all
|Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D),
Near Vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic vision etc.
fit in all
|Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D).
Near Vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass test for Binocular Vision etc
fit in all
|Distant Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses.
Near Vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
fit in all
|Distant Vision: 6/12, NIL with or without glasses.
Near Vision: Sn. 0.6 combined with or without glasses where reading or close work is required.
Age Limit: The age of the candidate must be between 18 to 33 years as on 01-07-2019. The relaxation in upper age limit/maximum upper age is subject to submission of requisite certificates. Check official notification for more details.
Educational Qualification: The applicants should have passed 10th class or ITI from institutions recognized by NCVT/SCVT or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT.
Application Fee: Applicant’s need to pay the following fee through online mode (Internet banking or debit/credit card or UPI) or through offline mode (SBI Challan payment mode in any branch of SBI or Post Office Challan payment mode in any branch of Computerized Post Office).
Out of this fee of Rs 500 an amount of Rs 400 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in 1st Stage CBT.
|2||For SC/ST/PWD/Women/Ex-Sm/Transgender/Minorities/Economically Backward
This fee of Rs 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable on appearing in 1
RRC Group D Selection Process
The RRC Group D Selection Process includes three stages. The candidates must pass all the stages to get a job in the Indian Railways.
- Computer Based Test (CBT)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Document Verification (DV)
Railway Group D Exam Pattern for CBT
The RRC Level-I Group D exam pattern for Computer Based Test is listed as below:
|Topics||No. of Questions & Marks||Total Time Duration|
|Mathematics (25 questions, each of 1 mark)||100||1 hour 30 minutes (2 Hours for PWD Candidates)|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning (30 questions, each of 1 mark)|
|General Science (25 questions, each of 1 mark)|
|General Awareness and Current Affairs (20 questions, each of 1 mark)|
There will be negative marking for the wrong answer, and 1/3 of the marks will be deducted.
The category-wise minimum qualifying marks of CBT are as under.
- General: 40%
- OBC (Non-creamy layer): 30%
- SC: 30%
- ST: 30%
These percentages of marks can be relaxed by 2% for PWD candidates in case of shortage of PWD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.
RRC Group D Exam Question Type and Syllabus:
The Questions in the RRC Group D exam will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to:
- 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: The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level (CBSE).
- General Awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subject of importance.
Apply Online For Railway CEN RRC-01/2019 (Level 1 Group D Posts)
Interest candidates can apply online from the direct link given below. Before applying online, applicants should read the full notification.
RRC Group D (Level 1) Recruitment Important Links
Official notification: Click Here
Important Dates: Click Here
Corrigendum I: Click Here
Corrigendum II: Click Here
Official Website: Click Here
RRC Official Websites
|RRC||Official Site Link|
|Central Railway||Click Here|
|Eastern Railway||Click Here|
|East Central Railway||Click Here|
|East Coast Railway||Click Here|
|Northern Railway||Click Here|
|North Central Railway||Click Here|
|North Eastern Railway||Click Here|
|Northern Frontier Railway||Click Here|
|North Western Railway||Click Here|
|Southern Railway||Click Here|
|South Central Railway||Click Here|
|South Eastern Railway||Click Here|
|South East Central Railway||Click Here|
|South Western Railway||Click Here|
|Western Railway||Click Here|
|West Central Railway||Click Here|