RRB NTPC recruitment 2019: The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released the notification online for 35,277 vacant posts. The online registration for the vacant posts has also started from today, March 1 (Friday). The first stage computer-based test (CBT) is expected to be conducted in June. Earlier the registration time was 10 am, which later postponed to 4 pm. However, the timings for the application link is now 6 pm.
“The candidates who want to apply for RRB NTPC vacancies can do so through the official website from March 1 at 10 am,” read the official notification. Apart from the official website – indianrailways.gov.in, the RRB has activated the link for registration on the regional websites as well.
The applications will close on March 31, 2019, however, candidates can continue paying the fee till April 5, 2019. The computer-based test is expected to be conducted between June to September.
In January, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal announced 2.50 lakh vacancies for various levels. The application process will be done phase wise.
RRB NTPC recruitment 2019: Vacancy details
There are 35,277 vacant posts in Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC).
Total vacancies: 35,277
Undergraduate posts: 10,628
Junior Clerk cum Typist: 4,319
Accounts Clerk cum Typist: 760
Junior Time keeper: 17
Trains Clerk: 592
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk: 4940
Graduate posts: 24,649
Traffic Assistant: 88
Goods Guard: 5748
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk: 5638
Junior Account Assistant cum Typist: 3164
Senior Time Keeper: 14
Commercial Apprentice: 259
Station Master: 6865
RRB NTPC recruitment 2019: Eligibility
Educational qualifications: NTPC/ Ministerial and Isolated categories: The candidates need to possess a minimum Higher Secondary pass certificate with other qualifications.Para-Medical staff: The candidates need to possess a minimum Bachelor’s degree in Medical Science with other qualifications.
Age limit: The candidates should be on the age bracket of (18-30) years as on July 1, 2019. For details about the prescribed lower/ upper age limit, age relaxation as per vacancies, candidates are advised to check the official notification to be released on the official websites on February 28, 2019.
RRB NTPC recruitment 2019: Selection process
The candidates will be selected on the basis of the computer-based test (CBT), and Physical Endurance Test (PET).
Medical standards: Candidates must ensure that they fulfil the prescribed medical standards for the posts for which they are applying. For this, they should refer to the medical standards for each post available in the detailed CEN to be published on the official websites.
RRB NTPC recruitment 2019: Pay scale
The candidates will get remuneration as per the seventh CPC pay matrix.
RRB NTPC, Group D recruitment 2019: How to apply
The online application process for the following posts will begin from March 1. The candidates can apply through all the region and zonal based official websites.
Step 1: Visit the official website
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the link ‘NTPC registration’
Step 3: Register using personal details
Step 4: Log-in using newly registered user id
Step 5: Fill form, upload documents
Step 6: Make payment
The link will open at 1 pm today.
RRB NTPC recruitment 2109: Application fee
The candidates belonging to the general category have to pay an application fee of Rs 500. For candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ Ex-servicemen, other reserve categories have to pay an application fee of Rs 250.