RRB Group D 2022
RRB Group D 2022: The RRB Group D 2022 Exam has been conducted successfully by Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) for Group D posts. The RRB Group D Phase 5 was conducted from 06th October 2022 to 11th October 2022. A total of 1,03,769 vacancies have been released along with the RRB Group D official notification providing the golden opportunity to the government job aspirants to fulfill their aspirations. Railway Recruitment Board has released RRB Group D Answer Key 2022 on 14th October 2022 at the official website @rrbcdg.gov.in. Candidates will be selected based on Computer Based Test (CBT) and Physical Efficiency Test (PET). The aspirants must go through the complete details for RRB Group D 2022 as mentioned in the below article.
RRB Group D 2022 – Overview
A total of 1,03,769 vacancies are released for the posts of Track Maintainer(Grade-IV), Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, and other posts in the Level I department for the RRB Group D 2022. Check the details tabulated below for the RRB Group D recruitment 2022 highlights.
|RRB Group D 2022|
|Organization||Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)|
|Exam Name||RRB Group D Exam 2022|
|Exam Level||National Level|
|Total Vacancies||1,03,769 vacancies|
|Name of Post||Track Maintainer (Grade-IV), Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, Level-I Posts|
|Mode of exam||Computer-based test (Online)|
|Job Location||Across India|
RRB Group D 2022 Notification PDF
The RRB Group D 2019-20 official notification was released on 12th March 2019 announcing 1,03,769 vacancies to be filled from this recruitment drive. The candidates can see the official notification PDF by clicking on the link below for the posts of Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, and Level-I posts. The Online Application for RRB Group D 2020 was filled between 12th March 2019 to 12th April 2019 and lakhs of candidates have applied for the RRB Group D exam.
RRB Group D 2022 – Important Date
RRB Group-D 2022 online examinations are to be held from 19th September to 07th October 2022 by Railway Recruitment Board for Phase 4 CBT Exam and for Phase 5 the online examination will be held from 06th October to 11th October 2022. Check the tentative RRB Group D 2022 Important Dates in below table-
|RRB Group D Events||Dates|
|RRB Group D Apply Online for RRC Group D||12th March to 12th April 2019|
|Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee (Offline)||18th April 2019|
|Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee (Online)||23rd April 2019|
|Final submission of Applications||26th April 2019|
|RRB Group D Application Status||25th July 2019|
|RRB Group D Modification Link||15th to 26th December 2021|
|RRB Group D Exam Date & City Intimation Link||Phase 1- 09th August 2022 (10 am)
Phase 2- 18th August 2022 (12 pm)
Phase 3- 30th August (7 pm)
Phase 4- 12th September (6 pm)
Phase 5- 27th September (11 pm)
|RRB Group D Admit Card 2022 Release Date||Phase 1- 13th August 2022
Phase 2- 22nd August 2022
Phase 3- 04th September 2022
Phase 4- 15th September 2022
Phase 5- 02nd October 2022
|RRB Group D CBT-1 Exam 2022 Date||17th August to 11th October 2022|
|RRB Group D Answer Key 2022||14th October 2022 (01:00 pm)|
|RRB Group D CBT-1 Result||23rd December 2022|
|RRB Group D PET Admit Card 2023||04th January 2023|
RRB Group D Exam 2022 Vacancy
RRB or Railway Recruitment Board has released 1,03,769 Vacancies for various posts in different regions of RRB. Let’s have a look at RRC Group D 2022 Vacancies in different Zone wise & Category wise that are tabulated below.
Details of the Vacancy of RRB Group D are tabulated below:
|2.||East Central Railway||1369||555||325||956||358||3563||713||713||166||0|
|3.||East Coast Railway||1034||412||198||653||258||2555||510||510||105||0|
|4.||Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro||4926||1461||775||2619||1087||10873||2175||2175||589||0|
|5.||North Central Railway & DLW||2080||678||317||1175||474||4730||948||948||145||3|
|6.||Northeastern railway, MCF & RDSO||1570||615||307||1107||403||4002||802||802||157||0|
|7.||North Western Railway||2132||814||384||1393||526||5249||1049||1049||324||0|
|8.||North East Frontier Railway||1119||449||226||809||291||2894||575||575||144||0|
|9.||Northern Railway, DMW & RCF||5144||2017||1031||3644||1317||13153||2630||2630||626||0|
|10.||South Central Railway||3663||1432||722||2577||934||9328||1867||1867||125||0|
|11.||South East Central Railway||797||219||115||366||167||1664||333||333||84||0|
|12.||South Eastern Railway||1933||738||361||1305||482||4914||965||965||215||95|
|13.||South Western railway & RWF||2745||1138||557||2006||715||7167||1433||1433||193||6|
|14.||Southern Railway & ICF||4363||1353||787||2118||958||9579||1914||1914||222||0|
|15.||West Central Railway||1596||633||308||1080||402||4019||804||804||226||0|
RRB Group D Exam 2022 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates must be aware of the eligibility criteria for the RRB Group D Recruitment drive. The minimum eligibility criteria for RRB Group D 2022 Exam with respect to minimum Educational Qualification, age limit and age relaxations are given below:
RRB Group D 2022 – Educational Qualification
The candidates who had completed their High School (Class 10) from an institution recognized by NCVT/SCVT or held National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) provided by NCVT are eligible to apply for RRB Group D Recruitment Exam.
RRB Group D 2022 – Age Limit (as on 01.01.2019)
The minimum age of the candidates must be 18 years and the maximum age limit is 33 years as of 1st January 2019, to be eligible for the RRC Group D 2022 Exam.
|Age Group||Upper limit of Date of Birth (Not earlier than)||Lower limit of Date of Birth (Not later than)|
|18 to 33 years||UR||OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)||SC/ST||For all communities/ categories|
|July 2, 1986||July 2, 1983||July 2, 1981||01.07.2001|
Age relaxation is given to the reserved category as per the government rules and regulations.
|Category||Community||Relaxation in Upper Limit|
|OBC-Non Creamy Layer (NCL)||3 years|
|Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months of service after attestation||UR||33 years of age plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years|
|OBC-Non Creamy||36 years of age plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years|
|SC/ST||38 years of age plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years|
|Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD)||UR||10 years|
|Candidates have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989.||UR||38 years of age|
|OBC-NCL||41 years of age|
|SC/ST||43 years of age|
|Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in a minimum of 3 years service||UR||40 years|
|Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization||UR||33 years of age plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.|
|OBC-NCL||36 years of age plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.|
|SC/ST||38 years of age plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.|
|Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from their husband but not remarried.||UR||35 years|
|Course Completed Act Apprentices applying for the posts for which minimum qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act Apprenticeship||UR||33 years of age plus the extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961 subject to a maximum of three years.|
|OBC-NCL||36 years of age plus the extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961 subject to a maximum of three years.|
|SC/ST||38 years of age plus the extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961 subject to a maximum of three years.|
|Candidates who have commenced Act Apprenticeship under the Apprenticeship Act before attaining the age of 25 years||UR||35 years|
RRB Group D 2022 – Citizenship/Nationality
A candidate must be either:
- A citizen of India, or
- A subject of Nepal, or
- A subject of Bhutan, or
- Tibetan refugees who came over to India, before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
- A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
RRB Group D 2022 Exam Pattern
- There will be Single Online CBT Exams for RRB Group D 2022 Exam.
- There will be 100 objective MCQ types of questions.
- The total duration of the examination will be 90 minutes.
- There will be a negative marking of 0.25 Marks for every question attempted wrong.
|RRB Group D CBT-1 Exam Pattern|
|Serial No.||Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks||Duration|
|2.||General Awareness & Current affairs||20||20|
|3.||General Intelligence and reasoning||30||30|
RRB Group D 2022 Syllabus
The candidates must get complete knowledge of the topics to land the aspired job. Check the topics of the Mathematics Syllabus of RRC Group D in the table below.
|Sections Asked||Topics to Prepare|
RRB Group D 2022 Selection Process
There are three stages in total in RRB Group D Exam 2022 which are as follows
- Computer-Based Test
- Physical Efficiency Test
- Medical/Document Verification
RRB Group D 2022 Salary
Candidates selected through the RRB Group D exam get a basic salary of INR 18,000 per month based on the seventh CPC pay matrix. Apart from basic pay, the candidate will also receive other allowances as well like Dearness Allowance (DA), Daily Allowance, Transport Allowance, House Rent Allowance (HRA), Overtime Allowance, and Medical Facilities etc. The in-hand salary of RRB Group Posts is INR 22,500-INR 25,380 per month.
RRC Group D Application Fee
Those candidates who fill out the online application form will have to pay an application fee for the recruitment. The application fee details are as mentioned below.
|Category of Candidate||Fee|
*Out of this fee, Rs. 400/- will be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in 1st Stage CBT
**This fee of Rs. 250/- will be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable on appearing for 1st Stage CBT
Application Fee Payment (RRB Group D 2022)
|Online Mode of Payment of Application Fee||Through internet banking or debit/credit cards or UPI|
|online Mode of Payment of Application Fee||Through
RRB Group D 2022 Apply Online
RRB Group D 2020 Online Application was commenced between 12th March 2019 and 12th April 2019. Lakhs of candidates had applied for this recruitment drive and are ready to appear in the CBT exam which has been now scheduled from 17th August 2022 onwards.
RRB Group D 2022 Admit Card
Candidates who have successfully applied for RRB Group D Recruitment 2022 Exam have been issued Admit Card for the first stage of CBT. Admit Card will be issued separately for CBT and PET. RRB Group D admit card 2022 4 days prior to the exam i.e. 15th September 2022. The Admit Card for PET will be issued to those candidates who have successfully cleared CBT of RRC Group D Level-I 2022.
To login on to the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board, a candidate is supposed to have:
- Registration Number (Roll Number).
- Date of Birth (Password).
The admit card for RRB Group D 2022 exam will be issued to candidates in two phases:
- For Computer-Based Exam (CBT).
- For Pre-Exam Training (PET).
All candidates must go through the guidelines provided on the official website of Railway before downloading his/her admit cards.
RRB Group D Result 2022
Railway Recruitment Board will be announcing the result for CBT after the conduction of the exam. The result will be announced for CBT in the first phase. Candidates who clear CBT will be allowed to give PET of RRC Group D 2022 Exam. The result for PET will be released after the Physical Test for Men and Women has been successfully conducted by Railway Recruitment Board.
RRB Group D 2022 Cut Off
RRB will be releasing the cut off marks for CBT Exam on its official website along with the result. The candidate has to score more than the cut off marks to get qualified in the exam. The RRB Group D previous year cut off will be helpful in understanding the level of upcoming exams. The candidates who are going to appear in the upcoming RRB Group D Exam must go through the previous exam cut off from the direct link below.
|RRB Group D Exam Date 2022||RRB Group D Previous Year Question Papers||RRB Group D Salary|
|RRB Group D Syllabus||RRB Group D Exam Pattern|
RRB Group D 2022- FAQs
Q1. What is the exam date of RRB Group D 2022?
Ans. The RRB Group D Exam Date 2022 is going to be conducted for phase 4 from 19th September to 07th October 2022 & for phase 5 from 06th October 2022 to 11th October 2022.
Q2. How many vacancies will be filled through RRB Group D 2022 Recruitment drive?
Ans. A total of 103769 vacancies will be recruited through RRB Group D 2022.
Q3. Is there any negative marking for the RRB Group D CBT Exam?
Ans. Yes, there will be a negative marking of 1/3 marks for every wrong answer.
Q4. What is the criteria of selection followed in RRB Group D 2022?
Ans. The candidates will be selected through two stages: CBT & Physical Efficiency Test and Document Verification and Medical Examination.
Q5. Which subjects are included in the RRB Group D CBT Exam?
Ans. The RRB Group D exam will consist of topics from Mathematics, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Science, General Awareness, and Current Affairs.
Q6. How many questions will be asked from Current Affairs in RRB Group D CBT Exam 2022?
Ans. A total of 25 questions will be asked from the current affairs section in the CBT exam.
Q7. What is the application fee for RRB Group D Recruitment 2022?
Ans. The application fee for RRB Group D Recruitment 2022 is Rs. 500/- for the General category.