RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Date Update: Check Latest Update

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Date: As per the official note, the ECA finalization may get completed by the mid of September 2020. The exam finalization date will take around one month after the finalization of the ECA (Exam Conducting Body) i.e., October 2020. The Chennai board has specified that the process of ECA finalization will be delayed until August in Corrigendum 7, as the traveling restrictions are still there in Unlock 3. The RRB Chennai has specified that it had conducted the pre-bid conference, now the technical bid is in pipeline. Check the notice below.

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Date

The notification was released for the recruitment of 35208 vacancies. The exam update involves the release of admit card and the NTPC exam date, which has been postponed till further announcement from the Board. As per the corrigendum 7, the process of finalization of the recruitment body to conduct the RRB NTPC exam of 1.26 crore candidates will be finalized in August 2020. With our hopes, the exam will take place in October-November as there has been enough wait now.

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Date

RRB has released a notice for the finalization of the recruiting body for the RRB NTPC 2020 exam. As mentioned in the notice the RRB is going to finalize the recruiting body for RRB NTPC in September 2020. As the Unlock 2 has relaxed the traveling restriction, the finalization of the process will be completed within September 2020 as specified in Corrigendum 7. So, it is expected that RRB is going to release the exam dates in September 2020.

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Event Details
Name of the Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Official Website www.indianrailways.gov.in
Name of the Post Non-Technical Posts
Vacancies 35,208 Vacancies
Pay Level Level 2,3,4,5 & 6
Selection process
  • 1st Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • 2nd Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Typing Skill Test/Computer Based Aptitude Test (as applicable)
  • Document Verification/Medical Examination.
Language 15 languages
Duration of CBT Stage 1 and 2 90 minutes
RRB Group D Exam Date November-December (Tentative)
RRB Group D Admit Card  To be announced

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Date

RRB or Railway Recruitment Board will be conducting RRB NTPC 2020 Exam for recruiting eligible candidates to fill 35208 Vacancies in Indian Railways. This is one of the most important exams conducted by RRB. RRB NTPC 2020 will be conducted for recruiting candidates to the post of:

Events Dates
Online Application for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) 1st March 2019
Online Application for Para-Medical Staff 4th March 2019
Online Application for Ministerial And Isolated Categories 8th March 2019
Online Application for Level-1 Posts 12th March 2019
Last Date to Apply Online 31st March 2019
Closing Date & Time for Payment of Application Fee 05.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs
Final submission of Applications 12.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs
Applications Status October 2020(Tentative)
RRB NTPC Exam Date (Stage I) November-December 2020 (Tentative)
RRB NTPC Exam Date (Stage II) To be notified later

RRB NTPC 2020 Notification

The Official Notification Pdf for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2020 has been released on 28th February 2019 by RRB (Railway Recruitment Board). Around 35,208 Vacancies have been declared for the exam. Candidates will be able to check the Official RRB NTPC Notification 2020 from the link below after it has been released by RRB. Keep visiting the page to remain updated about the latest information and notices on RRB NTPC 2020 Exam.

RRB NTPC 2020 Vacancy

Railway Recruitment Board announced a total of 35208 vacancies for RRB NTPC 2020 Exam. The details on RRB NTPC 2020 Vacancy has been announced in the Official Notice released by Railway Recruitment Board. The Vacancies has been announced for all non-technical posts offered through RRB NTPC Exam.
Under Graduate Posts with Minimum Educational Qualification of 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent examination and Age between 18 to 30 Years as on 01.07.2019

S. No. Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies(All RRBs)
1 Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 4300
2 Accounts Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 760
3 Junior Time Keeper 2 19900 C-2 11
4 Trains Clerk 2 19900 A-3 592
5 Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 21700 B-2 4940
Grand Total 10603

B. Graduate Posts with Minimum Educational Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent and Age between 18 to 33 Years as on 01.07.2019.

S. No. Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies(All RRBs)
1 Traffic Assistant 4 25500 A-2 88
2 Goods Guard 5 29200 A-2 5748
3 Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 29200 B-2 5638
4 Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 2854
5 Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 3147
6 Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 C-2 6
7 Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 B-2 259
8 Station Master 6 35400 A-2 6865
Grand Total 24605

Graduate Posts with Minimum Educational Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent and Age between 18 to 33 Years as on 01.07.2019

S. No. Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies(All RRBs)
1 Traffic Assistant 4 25500 A-2 117
2 Goods Guard 5 29200 A-2 7643
3 Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 29200 B-2 7494
4 Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 3813
5 Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 4197
6 Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 C-2 15
7 Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 B-2 327
8 Station Master 6 35400 A-2 6865
Grand Total 30471

RRB NTPC 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit: 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 upcoming RRB NTPC 2020 Exam.
For Age Group 18-30

Age group Upper Limit Lower Limit
UR OBC-Non Creamy Layer SC/ST For All Community or Categories
18-30 02.07.1989 02.07.1986 02.07.1984 01.07.2001

Age Relaxation

Category Relaxation in Upper Limit
OBC-Non Creamy Layer (NCL) 3 years
SC/ST 5 years
Ex-Servicemen (UR) 30 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (OBC-Non Creamy) 33 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 35 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years.
PwBD (UR) 10 years
PwBD (OBC-NCL) 13 years
PwBD (SC/ST) 15 years
Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989. (UR) 35 years
Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989. (OBC) 38 years
Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989. (SC/ST) 40 years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (UR) 40 years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (OBC) 43 years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (SC/ST) 45 years
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization (UR) 30 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization (OBC) 33 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization (SC/ST) 35 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. (UR) 35 years
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. (OBC) 38 years
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. (SC/ST) 40 years

For Age Group 18-33

Age group Upper Limit Lower Limit
UR OBC-Non Creamy Layer SC/ST For All Community or Categories
18-33 02.07.1986 02.07.1983 02.07.1981 01.07.2001

Age Relaxation

Category Relaxation in Upper Limit
OBC-Non Creamy Layer (NCL) 3 years
SC/ST 5 years
Ex-Servicemen (UR) 33 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (OBC-Non Creamy) 36 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 38 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years.
PwBD (UR) 10 years
PwBD (OBC-NCL) 13 years
PwBD (SC/ST) 15 years
Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989. (UR) 38 years
Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989. (OBC) 41 years
Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989. (SC/ST) 43 years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (UR) 40 years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (OBC) 43 years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (SC/ST) 45 years
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization (UR) 33 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization (OBC) 36 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization (SC/ST) 38 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. (UR) 35 years
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. (OBC) 38 years
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. (SC/ST) 40 years

Educational Qualification:

Posts Educational Qualification
Commercial Apprentice (CA) Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Senior Clerk-Cum-typist Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on computer
Traffic Apprentice (TA) Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Enquiry-Cum-Reservation-Clerk Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Asst Station Master (ASM) Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Junior Accounts Assistant Cum Typist Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on computer
Goods Guard Selection Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Traffic Assistant Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Senior Time Keeper Degree from recognized university and equivalent
Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on computer

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Pattern

RRB NTPC 2020 will be conducted in the below-mentioned steps:

First Stage of CBT

Serial No. Sections No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
1. General Awareness 40 40 90 minutes
2. Mathematics 30 30
3. General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30
Total 100 100

There will be negative marking of 0.25 Marks for every question attempted wrong. No marks will be deducted for a question left unanswered.

RRB NTPC Syllabus 2020

The detailed Syllabus for RRB NTPC 2020 Exam is discussed below. Let’s have a look at the same.

Sections Topics to Prepare
Mathematics
  • Average
  • Data Interpretation
  • Percentage
  • Interest
  • Boats and Streams
  • Time and Work
  • Problems on Age
  • Time and Distance
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Simplification
  • Profit and Loss
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Similarities
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Space Visualization
  • Visual Memory
  • Arithmetical Number Series
  • Verbal and Figure Classification
  • Decision Making
  • Discrimination
  • Analysis
  • Discrimination
  • Discrimination
  • Analogies
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Judgment
  • Observation
  • Differences
General Awareness
  • Indian Polity
  • Science Technology
  • Indian Economy
  • Current Affairs (National and International)
  • History
  • Indian Constitution
  • Indian Geography
  • General Science
  • Indian Culture and Heritage

RRB NTPC 2020 Admit Card

RRB NTPC Admit Card will be released separately for different levels in which the exam will be conducted, i.e. the admit card for the first stage CBT will be released first followed by Admit Card for Second Stage CBT & So on. Admit Card will be released soon after the Online Application Process concludes.

Click here to check the latest update on RRB NTPC Admit Card

RRB NTPC 2020 Result

RRB NTPC Result will be declared after the examination for different levels of the RRB NTPC 2020 exam has been conducted. Candidates who successfully clear the first stage of CBT will be issued the result. Similarly, the candidates who clear Second Stage CBT will be issued results for the same. The final result will be declared once the entire Recruitment Process of RRB NTPC 2020 Exam has been conducted.

Application Fee

Category of Candidate Fee
UR/OBC* Rs. 500/-
SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen/PwBDs/Transgender** Rs. 250/-

*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

RRB NTPC 2020 Apply Online

RRB NTPC 2020 Online Application was activated from 1st March 2019. Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria of RRB NTPC 2020 had applied for the Online Application Form. The link to fill the Online RRB NTPC Application Form has been updated below. The details were available on official notification released on 28th February 2019.

RRB NTPC 2020 FAQs

Q1. When was the RRB NTPC vacancy were announced.?
Ans. RRB NTPC Recruitment online application was completed in March 2019.

Q2. What is the total number of vacancies in RRB NTPC.?
Ans. There are 35208 vacancies in RRB NTPC.

Q3. How many vacancies are for Graduate posts.?
Ans. There are 24,649 vacancies for graduate posts.

Q4. How many vacancies are for Under Graduate posts.?
Ans. There are 10,628 vacancies for graduate posts.

Q5. Can we apply offline.?
Ans. No, Offline applications are not admissible in RRB NTPC.

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