RRB Group D

RRB Group D Notification 2019 

Railway Recruitment Boards are examining bodies in association with the Government of India to recruit new employees for Indian Railways Department. RRB comprises of 21 boards spread all over India. It has released a notification to recruit Grade D employees. Online registration of RRB will begin from 12/03/2019 and will close on 12/04/2019. Candidates who are eligible for the post can apply. The details of the notification are given below for your ready reference.
Click Here Official Detailed Notification for RRC Level 1 Group D Recruitment 2019 for RRC 01/2019

RRB Group D Vacancies

A total of 1,03,769 vacancies

S.NO Railway UR SC ST OBC EWS Total Vacany
1 Central Railway 3597 1398 759 2656 935 9345
2 East Central Railway 1369 555 325 956 358 3563
3 Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro 1034 412 198 653 258 2555
4 Noth Central Railway, CLW & Metro 4926 1461 775 2619 1087 10873
5 Noth Central Railway and DLW 2080 678 317 1175 474 4730
6 North Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO 1570 615 307 1107 403 4002
7 North Western Railway 2132 814 384 1393 526 5249
8 Northeast Frontier Railway 1119 449 226 809 291 2894
9 Northern Railway, DMW and RCF 5144 2017 1031 3644 1317 13153
10 South Central Railway 3663 1432 722 2577 934 9328
11 South East Central Railway 797 219 115 366 167 1664
12 South Western Raiway 1933 738 361 1305 482 4914
13 South Western Railway RWF 2745 1138 557 2006 715 7167
14 Southern Railway and ICF 4363 1353 787 2118 958 9579
15 West Central Railway 1596 633 308 1080 402 4019
16 Western Railway 4287 1647 812 2914 1074 10734
    42355 15559 7984 27378 10381 10734

Important Dates for RRB D Exam 2019

Event Date
Release of Application Form 12/03/2019
Last Date of Registration Process 12/04/2019
Tentative First stage Computer Based Test (CBT) April/May 2019 (Tentative)
Dates for other stages of recruitment process Shall be intimated through RRB’s website

RRB Group D 2019  Salary:

Railway Group D Salary
Scale Pay Band Grade Pay Grade Pay – Entry Level
PB-1 15600-60600 5400 21000
5700 23190
6000 25380
7200 29730
8400 34080
PB-2 29900-104400 12600 40500
13800 51420
PB-3 14400 54450
16200 63000
46800-117300 19800 76590
22800 88500
PB-5 112200-20100 26100 138300
26700 147300
30000 159000

Eligibility Criteria for RRB Group D:

(A) Age
The applicant must complete the age bracket of 18 to 33 years as on 1st July 2019

(B) Essential Academic Qualifications for RRB Posts 2019:

Candidates must hold the degree of 10th Pass OR ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT or equivalent OR National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT for the post of Helper/Medical, Hospital Attendant, Assistant Pointsman, Gateman, Porter/ Hamal/ Sweeper cum portar
For Remaining Other Posts 10th pass plus NAC granted by NCVT OR 10th pass plus ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT.

RRB Group D 2019 Selection Process

The selection process consists of :

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • PHYSICAL EFFICIENCY TESTS (PET)
  • Document Verification and Medical?

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RRB Group D Level-1 Exam Pattern 2019 

1. Computer Based Test (CBT):

Subjects No. Of Questions Marks Duration
General Science 25 25 90 Minutes
Mathematics 25 25
General Intelligence & Reasoning 30 30
General Awareness On Current Affairs 20 20
Total 100 100

Negative Marking: There will be negative marking for every wrong answer in the CBT. The penalty of 1/3rd of the marks is allotted for each wrong answer given by the candidate.

2. Physical Efficiency Tests (PET):

Candidates who will qualify CBT will be called for PET. The merit list will be two times the community wise total vacancy of the posts released in RRBs. It is mandatory to pass PET as it is a qualifying test for the posts advertised by RRBs.

The eligibility criterion for PET is given below:

Note: Candidates will disabilities are not included to appear in PET. Such candidates need to pass medical examination according to the Disabilities a person has.

3. Document Verification and Empanelling of selected Candidates:

The candidates who will qualify CBT and PET will be called for Document verification and empanel for the posts notified.

Medical Standard for the Post:-

Candidates called for DV (Document Verification) need to pass necessary medical fitness test performed by the Railway Administration to make sure that the candidates are medically able-bodied to carry out the duties associated with the posts chosen by them. Visual Acuity Standard is one of the significant criteria of medical fitness for railway staff. The medical requirements for various medical standards for diverse categories are summarized below:

S.No Male Candidates  Female Candidates
1 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 meters in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down.
2 Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in one chance. Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance

Note: Candidates will disabilities are not included to appear in PET. Such candidates need to pass medical examination according to the Disabilities a person has.

Railway Group D Syllabus 

Mathematics – Number System, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio  and Proportion, Percentage, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest , Profit & Loss, Algebra, Geometry , Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Roots, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipe and Cisterns etc

General Intelligence and Reasoning – Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical Operation, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Difference, Analytical Reasoning, Classification, Direction, Statement- Arguments and Assumptions

General Science – Physics, Chemistry, Life Science at 10th level 

General Awareness on Current Affair – Science & Technologies, Sports , Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics 

Application Fees for RRB Group D 2019 posts:

S.No. Candidate Categories Application Fee
1. For all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at S. No 2 500/-
2. For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class. *This fee of Rs 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable, on appearing in First Stage CBT. 250/-  

Railway Group D 2019 Admit Card

Candidates who have successfully applied for Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 Exam will be issued Admit Card for first stage of CBT. Admit Card will be issued separately for CBT.

RRB Online Registration 2019:

RRB Regions Name and Official Website:

RRB’s Region Name Official Website
RRB Allahabad www.rrbald.gov.in
RRB Jammu and Srinagar www.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Mumbai www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Kolkata www.rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Malda www.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Secunderabad www.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Bhopal www.rrbbpl.nic.in
RRB Siliguri www.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Ajmer www.rrbajmer.org
RRB Ahmedabad www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Bilaspur www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chennai www.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpur www.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patna www.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Bhubaneswar www.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bangalore www.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Ranchi www.rrbranchi.org
RRB Thiruvananthapuram www.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in
RRB Chandigarh www.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Guwahati www.rrbguwahati.gov.in

How to Check RRB GROUP D Result

  1. Browse the official website of the related zone of Indian Railways.
  2. Click on RRB Group D Result 2019
  3. Enter the Roll No./Registration Number, Password etc. and click on the submit button.
  4. The result will be displayed on the screen.
  5. You can download or take a printout of your result.

Examine Zone Wise RRB Group D Result 2019-20

Aspirants can download Zone-Wise Result of RRB Group D 2019 by clicking on the related zone of Indian Railways.

Railway Board Zone Score Card and Answer Key Link Official Website
RRB Ahmedabad Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in/
RRB Ajmer Score Card & Answer Key Link http://rrbajmer.gov.in/
RRB Allahabad Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbald.gov.in/
RRB Bangalore Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbbnc.gov.in/
RRB Bhopal Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbbpl.nic.in/
RRB Bhubaneshwar Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbbbs.gov.in/
RRB Bilaspur Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in/
RRB Chandigarh Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/
RRB Chennai Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbchennai.gov.in/
RRB Gorakhpur Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbgkp.gov.in/
RRB Guwahati Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbguwahati.gov.in/
RRB Kolkata Score Card & Answer Key Link http://rrbkolkata.gov.in/
RRB Mumbai Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbmumbai.gov.in/
RRB Patna Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbpatna.gov.in/
RRB Ranchi Score Card & Answer Key Link http://www.rrbranchi.gov.in/
RRB Secunderabad Score Card & Answer Key Link http://rrbsecunderabad.nic.in/

Previous Year RRB Group D Exam Analysis

Examine here previous year questions of RRB Group D, which will be very helpful to you in your preparation.

Previous Year RRB Group D Cut OFF 

RRC NR (Delhi) Group D Cut Off 2013-14:

RRB SER (Kolkata) Group D Cut Off 2013-14:

Cut-Off Marks for Calling Candidates, On Provisional Basis, for Document Verification and Medical
GEN OBC SC ST EX. S
87.65 81.67 77.23 67.49 30.33
Cut-Off Marks for Calling PH Candidates, On Provisional Basis, for D/Verification & M/Examination.
PH(OH) PH(HH) PH(VH)
84.67 39.47 72.94
Cut-Off Marks for Calling Candidates, On Provisional Basis, for PET.
GEN OBC SC ST EX. SM
84.02 77.53 73.33 60.79 30.09
Cut-Off Marks for Calling PH Candidates, On Provisional Basis, for D/Verification & M/Examination.
PH(OH) PH(HH) PH(VH)
84.67 39.37 72.94
CATEGORY MARKS
GENERAL 72.33
OBC 66.16
SC 66.16
ST 54.45
REVISED DV CUT OFF FOR PH
HH 39.71
OH 66.45
VH 39.33

CHENNAI RRB BOARD Group D and ALP Cut Off 2013-14: 

Cut off marks for final recommendation (for 100: WE: 70% + Apt: 30%)
Cat Post Name UR SC ST OBC
01 Assistant Loco Pilot 57.76 51.01 50.74 55.63
Cut off marks for final recommendation (for 100)
16 Tech Gr-III/Dis-Elec 50.49 42.32 46.67 NV
18 Tech Gr-III/Electrical 48.59 36.33 43.00 45.09
22 Tech Gr-III/Electro Plater NA NA NA NA
23 Tech Gr-III/Instrument Mech 45.92 NV NV 43.84
38 Tech Gr-III/Dis-Mech 48.93 43.63 44.33 50.25
48 Tech Gr-III/Machinist/Tuner 46.67 40.50 30.10 47.58
55 Tech Gr-III/Welder 51.91 41.34 27.19 NV
60 Tech Gr-III/Blacksmith NV NV NV NA
63 Tech Gr-III/Fitter 48.86 42.98 43.97 NA
67 Tech Gr-III/C&W Fitter 46.34 36.67 39.25 45.67
76 Tech Gr-III/Millwright Fitter NA NA NV NV
86 Tech Gr-III/Motor Vehicle Driver NV 38.33 37.00 NV
101 Tech Gr-III/WS Fitter 54.33 33.85 38.84 NV
102 Tech Gr-III/Fitter General NV NV NV 28.44
103 Tech Gr-III/Track Machine (SR) 48.42 41.67 44.33 46.75
103 Tech Gr-III/Track Machine (NCR) 48.42 41.65 NV 46.34
119 Tech Gr-III/Painter NV NV 35.37 30.67
122 Tech Gr-III/Carpenter NA NV NV NV

BHOPAL RRB BOARD Group D Cut Off 2013:

Cut off marks for final recommendation (for 100: WE: 70% + Apt: 30%)
Cat Post Name UR SC ST OBC
01 Assistant Loco Pilot 53.611 45.331 36.561 47.758
Cut off marks for final recommendation (for 100)
11 Tech Gr-III (e.l.f.) 59.37 58.33 55.89
46 Tech Gr-III (Machine Operator) 57.67 52.33
52 Tech Gr-III (Turner) 76.38
54 Tech Gr-III (Welder) 55.89 50.67 55.13
65 Tech Gr-III Fitter(C&W) 54.38 48.67 52.11 52.46
73 Tech Gr-III Fitter (M.W.) 46.79 42.24 52.33
113 Tech Gr-III (Fitter) 53.14 51.33 53.00
120 Tech Gr-III (Carpenter) 43.80
124 Tech Gr-III (Mason) 50.02
131 Tech Gr-III (Pipe Fitter) 59.72

RRB GROUP D FAQs

Railway Recruitment always crop up various questions in the minds of candidates, let us answer a few to clear your doubts arising while filling in the application form for RRB GROUP D 2019 Exam.

Q1.  When can candidate apply for RRC Level 1 Recruitment 2019?

A candidate can apply from 12.03.2019 at 17.00 hrs to 12.04.2019 at 23.59 hrs.

Q2.  What is the selection process followed by  RRC Level 1 exam 2019?

The selection process includes the following phases:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Document Verification and Medical Examination.

Q3.  What is the scheduled date for CBT Exam?

According to the notification the tentative  examination schedule is from  September 2019 to October 2019

Q4. Will there be normalization of marks?

Yes, marks will be normalized for all the stages of exam.

Q5   Do RRB Group D follows negative marking in CBT?

Yes, 1/3rd of the marks  are deducted as penalty for every wrong answer.

Q6. How many candidates will be called for PET?

The number of candidates to be called for PET will be three times the community wise total vacancies being notified by RRB.

Q7.Can a candidate choose any other exam language than English?

Although English is an official language yet one can choose the other language from the list of languages mentioned in the notification. Generally the languages listed are Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.

Q8. What are the minimum educational qualifications required to apply for RRB GRADE D 2019?

The minimum educational qualification required is 10th pass (OR) ITI from institutions recognized by Central or State Government of India.