Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 is going to be carried out to recruit candidates for the post of Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix. Railway Recruitment Board will be conducting this exam to provide candidates a golden opportunity to get a job in the prestigious Government Sector (Railways).
To apply for the posts - Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix, an online application is to be submitted by all the candidates who wish to appear for the Railway Exam 2018.
Railway Recruitment Board of India has released RRB Group D Admit Card 2018 for first stage of CBT. Candidates can download their Admit Card by clicking on the link mentioned below.
The official notification for Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 was released on 9th February 2018. According to the official notification released, a total of 62,907 vacancies have been declared by Railway Recruitment Board. Candidates who look forward to appear for the Group D exam, can apply online for the same. Candidates can read the official notification for Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 by clicking on the link mentioned below.
Railway Group D Exam 2018 will be a Computer Based Test the dates of which have been released by Railway Recruitment Board. Let's have a look at the detailed Exam Dates for Railway Group D Recruitment
|Railway Recruitment Group D 2018 Notification||10th February 2018|
|Start of Railway Recruitment Group D 2018 Online Application||10th February 2018|
|Railway Recruitment Group D 2018 Application Form Closes||31st March 2018|
|Activation of Mock link for first stage CBT||From 10th September 2018|
|Intimation of Exam City, Date and Session of the Candidate||From 9th September 2018|
|Download of Travel Authority for SC/ST candidates||From 10th September 2018|
|Download of E-Call letter||4 days prior to commencement of exam|
|Railway Group D Written Exam||September 2018|
The online application for Railway Group D 2018 for the post of Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix commenced from 10th February 2018. The Online Application Process ended on 31st March 2018. Candidates who wished to apply online for the exam did the same by online.
The Online Application window for Railway Group D Recruitment started from 10th February 2018 and ended on 31st March 2018. Candidates are required to pay Rs. 500/- as application fee (UR & OBC) for Railway Recruitment Group D Exam 2018. Candidates belonging to reserved categories such as SC/ ST/ Ex-Serviceman/ PWDs/ Female/ Transgender/ Minorities/ Economically backward class are required to pay Rs. 250/- as application fee.
A total of 62,907 posts will be filled through Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 Exam. Let's have a look at the detailed vacancy for Railway Group D Exam 2018
|Serial Number||Cities||Rly||UR||SC||ST||OBC||TOTAL||EX. SM||CC AA*||VH||OH||HH|
Railway Group D Exam will be conducted in three stages: First Stage CBT, Second Stage PET and Document Verification. Let's have a look at these stages of Group D Exam in detail.
The exam will be conducted in 15 languages (Hindi, English, Urdu, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu).
First stage of CBT
|Serial Number||Sections||Number of Questions||Duration|
|1.||Mathematics||100 Questions in total||90 minutes|
|2.||Generala Intelligence & Reasoning|
|4.||General Awareness on Current Affairs|
Second Stage of PET
A candidate must qualify the Physical Test in order to be eligible for the final round of the selection procedure of Railway Group D Recruitment 2018.
|Male Candidates||Female Candidates|
|Should be able to lift and carry 35 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down||Should be able to lift and carry 20 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down|
|Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in 1 chance||Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in 1 chance|
Third Stage: Document Verification
After a candidate has cleared Physical Test, he/she will be called for Document Verification, wherein, all the required documents as mentioned in the list will be verified to check the candidate's eligibility for the post.
Note: Candidates attempting to submit application more than once will be disqualified or debarred from the examination.
The eligibility criteria of candidates appearing for Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 exam revolves around two pre-requisites:
Let's have a look at the age relaxation given to candidates belonging to reserved category
|UR||31 years||33 years|
|OBC||34 years||36 years|
|SC||36 years||38 years|
|ST||36 years||38 years|
Those candidates who have successfully registered for Railway Group D Exam will be issued Admit Card for first stage of CBT. Admit Card will be issued separately for Stage 1 CBT and Stage 2 PET. Admit Card for Stage 2 PET will be issued to candidates who will be clearing Stage 1 CBT of Railway Group D Exam.
To login on the official website of Railway Recruitment Board, a candidate is needs to have:
Railway Recruitment Board will be declaring the result for Stage 1 CBT and Stage 2 PET after the examination for the same has been conducted. Result will be declared for CBT first. Candidates who will clear Stage 1 CBT will be allowed to give Stage 2 of Railway Group D Exam. Result for Stage 2 PET will will be released after the examination for the same will be conducted.