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Railway RRB Group D 2018 Recruitment Notification – Exam Date, Vacancies, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Salary

RRB Recruitment 2018

Railways Recruitment Board has released the recruitment notification for Group D posts announcing 62,907 whopping vacancies. This is a good opportunity for all those who are aspiring to work in Indian Railways. Check all details like exam dates, vacancies, exam pattern, syllabus, salary and more.

RRB Recruitment 2018: Important Dates

  • Online Application (Start Date): 10th Feb 2018
  • Online Application (End Date): 12th Mar 2018
  • Exam Date (Tentative): April/May 2018

RRB Recruitment 2018: Vacancies

RRB Vacancies

RRB Recruitment 2018: Eligibility

Age Eligibility (As on 01.07.2018)

  • Between 18 – 31 Years

There is age relaxation based on norms.

Educational Qualification:

  • 10th Pass or ITI from Institution recognised by NCVT / SCVT or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT, OR
  • 10th Pass plus National Apprenticeship (NAC) granted by NCVT or 10th Pass plus ITI from Institution recognised by NCVT / SCVT.

RRB Recruitment 2018: Exam Fee

RRB Exam Fee

RRB Recruitment 2018: Exam Pattern & Selection Procedure

Selection Process

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Document Verification

Computer Based Test – Exam Pattern

Section Type No. of Questions Total Duration

General Intelligence and Reasoning

General Science

General Awareness on Current Affairs

Objective 100 90 Minutes

There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in the CBT. 1/3 of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for wrong answer.

RRB Recruitment 2018: Syllabus


Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work; Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.

General Intelligence and reasoning

Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical Reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Science

The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10 standard level.

General Awareness on current affairs

Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.

RRB Recruitment 2018 – Salary

The Pay Scale for RRB Group D is Rs. 18,000/- (Level 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix) plus allowances as admissible.

Download the official notification here.

To apply, click here.

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