RRB Group D Recruitment 2018 :

Railway Recruitment Board has released RRB Group D Recruitment 2018 Notification on 10th Feb in which total 62907 vacancies for RRB Railway Group D (CEN 02/2018). All the eligible candidates are able to Apply Online or Fill RRB Group D 2018 Application form via online mode from the official website till 31st March 2018 because it is the last date to apply for Railway Group D Vacancy 2018. Candidates are advised to first check eligibility criteria before apply online because only eligible candidates can apply for it.

Latest Updates: Ministry of Railways have released updated the revised official notification and online application registration link to apply online.


Previous Updates: Ministry of Railways have announced certain modifications in the conditions with respect to Age, Exam fee etc. Accordingly, the modified eligibility shall be made available for submission of application from 28.02.2018. The closing date for submission of online application shall stand extended to 31.03.2018.
Railways has decided for this exam, there is no insistence on ITI or NTC qualification for the entire group D.
दो और खुशखबरी!रेलवे भर्ती परीक्षा के अभ्यर्थीयो के लिये 1.किसी भी भाषा में हस्ताक्षर कर सकते है 2. शुल्क में छूट प्राप्त अभ्यर्थियों के लिये Ex फीस ₹250 है, जो परीक्षा में भाग लेने के बाद पुरी, सामान्य वर्ग के लिये यह फीस ₹500,जिसमे से ₹400 Exm देने के बाद वापस कर दिये जायेंगे.

Ministry of Railways extends the relaxation in Upper Age Limit for all categories. Online Applications are invited around 90,000 posts in Group C Level I (Erstwhile Group D) like Track maintainer, Points man, Helper, Gateman, Porter and Group C Level II categories like Assistant Loco Pilots (ALP), Technicians (Fitter, Crane Driver, Blacksmith, Carpenter) through Railway Recruitment Boards websites.
Last date of submission of application would be extended suitably. Option to take exam in regional languages like Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Odiya and others will be available to the candidates. Candidates who have submitted application before 10.00 hrs on 19.02.18 and could not choose the exam language of their choice like Malayalam, Kanada etc can modify their exam language selecting the modify exam language tab in the menu.

For the ongoing recruitment of Group C Level I & II posts, Ministry of Railways have decided to extend the relaxation in upper age limit as under:

CEN 02/2018 – Level-1 (erstwhile Group D)

(Age in years)

Community Notified Revised
UR 31 33
OBC 34 36
SC 36 38
ST 36 38

The Railway Recruitment Board has released 62907 vacancies in Group D (CEN 02/2018) department there are many posts such as Gateman, Pointsman, Track Maintainer, Helper in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Engineering/Signal & Telecommunication departments, Porters, Gang-Man, Cabin-Man, Key-Man, Track-Man, Switch-Man, Lever-Man, Welder, Shunter, Fitter, Gr. ‘D’ (Store), etc. under RRB Railway Recruitment 2018. Here we have mentioned all the important details about the RRB Railway Group D 2018 Recruitment, Vacancy Details, Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Application Form Submission, How to Apply Online, Application Fee, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, etc. Therefore, candidates can check all the important details from here regarding the RRB Group D 2018 Application Form and Notification.

RRB Group D 2018 Vacancy Details :

Here, we are going to discuss about Railway Group D Vacancy 2018 (CEN 02/2018) which is released on 10th February. A per the official notification, total 62907 vacancies are released for Gateman, Pointsman, Track Maintainer, Helper in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Engineering/Signal & Telecommunication departments, Porters, Gang-Man, Cabin-Man, Key-Man, Track-Man, Switch-Man, Lever-Man, Welder, Shunter, Fitter under RRB Group D Recruitment 2018. We have tried to update you with full information so let’s have a look at RRB Group D Vacancy 2018 –

  • Organised By: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)
  • Exam Name: RRB Group D 2018 (CEN 02/2018)
  • Name of Post: RRB Group D
  • Total Number of Vacancies: 62907
  • Pay Scale: Rs. 18,000/ (Level 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix)

RRB Group D Vacancy 2018

RRB Name Zone General OBC SC ST Total Post
Ahmedabad WR 3056 1653 901 477 6087
Ajmer NWR 2493 1198 704 360 4755
Allahabad NCR 2533 1141 736 352 4762
Bangalore SWR 1184 596 346 167 2293
Bhopal WCR 1772 961 493 296 3522
Bhubaneshwar ECOR 783 346 245 158 1532
Bilaspur SECR 587 317 168 87 1159
Chandigarh NR 3955 2113 1174 590 7832
Chennai SR 1550 666 431 332 2979
Gorakhpur NER 1686 926 500 276 3388
Guwahati NFR 1304 696 384 193 2577
Kolkata ER 1155 654 355 203 2367
Mumbai CR 2321 1236 675 393 4625
Patna ECR 3016 1614 899 450 5981
Ranchi SER 1240 662 426 197 2525
Secunderabad SCR 3254 1723 1016 530 6523
Total 31889 16502 9453 5061 62907

RRB Group D 2018 Eligibility Criteria :

Candidates are advised to first check the Educational qualification and age limit of RRB Railway Group D Vacancy 2018 (CEN 02/2018) because only eligible candidates will be able to fill RRB Group D 2018 Application Form.

Educational Qualification: Candidates must have done 10th or ITI from institutions recognized by NCVT / SCVT or its equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT.


10th pass plus National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT or 10th pass plus ITI from institutions recognized by NCVT / SCVT.

Age Limit: Candidates age should be between 18 to 33 years on Date 01.07.2018 to fill Railway Grade D 2018 Application Form. Age relaxation is applicable as per the Indian railway rules.

Category Age Limit
SC/ ST 05 Years
OBC 03 Years
Ex-Sm 03 Years
Pwd 10 Years

RRB Group D 2018 Important Dates :

Events Important Dates
Railway Group D 2018 Notification Release Date 10th Feb 2018
Starting Date to Fill RRB Group D 2018 Application Form 10th Feb 2018 (10:00 Hrs)
Last Date to Apply Online for Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 31st March 2018 (23.59 Hrs)
Last Date of Application Fee Payment 31st March 2018 (22.00 Hrs)
RRB Group D 2018 Admit Card Release Date April 2018
Railway Group D 2018 Exam Date April and May 2018
Railway Group D 2018 Result Update Later

RRB Group D 2018 Application Form :

RRB Group D Application Form 2018 and official notification has been released on 10th February. Candidates who are eligible as per the above mentioned details are able to apply online for Railway Group D 2018 Recruitment (CEN 02/2018). All the candidates will have to apply online from the official website of RRB. No other mode of application will be accepted. Before filling the Railway Group D Application Form, candidates are advised to read all the details & instructions and at last fill all the necessary details, which will be required to fill. Candidates are suggested to apply online or fill RRB Group D Online Form 2018 on or before the last date that is 31st March 2018. Below we have mentioned some steps which will help you to fill RRB Railway Group D 2018 Online Form.

How to Apply for RRB Group D 2018 Recruitment?

  • Visit the official website of RRB Zones (CEN 02/2018)
  • Click on Recruitment option on the homepage
  • Select your region i.e. the region for which you want to apply as Indian Railways give option for 21 regions of India
  • An Online application will be displayed
  • Click on the ” New Registration link”
  • Fill the details carefully and apply for the desired post.
  • Submit the form (Stage I completed)
  • A Registration number and password will be displayed on the screen
  • Login again using the registration number and password
  • Fill the asked relevant details carefully (Stage II completed)
  • Now make the application fee payment through net banking/ debit card/ credit card/ e-challan/ pay-in-slip payable any bank .
  • Download the bank template by clicking on the option mentioned.
  • Now affix your passport sized photograph and signature along with left-hand thumb impression, also copy the declaration
  • Scan the filled template in the format given in the instructions
  • Submit the application form but before that check it carefully and take out print for further use.

RRB Group D 2018 Application Fee :

General and OBC candidates will have pay Rs. 500 and other category candidates will have to pay Rs. 250/- before 31st March 2018. The Application Fee is refundable.

Category Application Fee
General / OBC Rs. 500/-
SC / ST / PwD / Transgender / Female / Minorities / Economically Backward classes Rs. 250/-

RRB Group D 2018 Exam Pattern :

As we know, the RRB Group D official notification is released on 10th February. The RRB Group D 2018 Exam Pattern is available now. We have updated full RRB Group D Exam Pattern (CEN 02/2018) for all the posts which are released by Railway recruitment board. For the reason that, exam pattern is most important to know that how many questions will be asked in the exam, total exam education, total number of marks, negative marking, weightage of each right answer, etc. Therefore, candidates are advised to first read the exam pattern before starting preparation.

  • The Exam will have all Objective Type Questions
  • The Questions will be asked of the Subjects such as general knowledge/ awareness/ mathematics / reasoning etc.
  • The Questions will be based on 10th class standard.
  • There will be negative marking of 1/3 mark.
  • Total Number of questions will be 100.
  • Time duration of exam is 90 minutes.

Computer Based Exam Pattern 2018

Subjects No. of Questions Time Duration
Mathematics 100 90 Minutes
General Intelligence and reasoning
General Science
General Awareness on current affairs

PET Pattern 2018

Male Female
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 run for a distance of 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in one chance

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 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance.

RRB Group D 2018 Syllabus :

Here, we have mentioned the full syllabus of RRB Group D 2018 Recruitment which has been released on 10th Feb 2018.

General knowledge: Geography, Indian History, freedom Struggle, Culture & Sports, General Polity & Constitution of India, Economics, General Science, Current affairs & Reasoning and Analytical Ability of 10th Standard. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research. Questions from General Science may ask in Ample amount.

Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person.

Mathematics: Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals & Fractions, Relationship between Numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion, Profit & Loss, Simple Interest, Average, Discount, Partnership, Time & Work, Time and Distance, Use of Tables & Graphs, Mensuration.

Reasoning: Both verbal and non-verbal type. this component may include questions on analogies similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Male: Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 (one thousand) meters in 4 (four) minutes & 15 (fifteen) seconds in one chance.

Female: Should be able to run for a distance of 400 (four hundred) meters in 3 (three) minutes & 10 (ten) seconds in one chance.

RRB Group D 2018 Selection Process :

Candidates selection will be based on the written examination, if anyone will not clear the written examination then will not be shortlisted for the next round.

  • Written Exam
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Document and candidature verification
  • Medical examination

Railway Group D 2018 Admit Card :

As per the revealed updates, RRB Group D 2018 examination will be conducted after one or two of application form submission. RRB will release Group D Admit card before 7 to 10 days of examination on the official website. However, only those candidates will be able to download RRB Group D 2018 Admit Card, who will submit the application form successfully.

RRB Group D Result 2018 :

The RRB Group D 2018 exam date has not been released yet. When the examination date will be released candidates can check from here. The Railway Recruitment Board will release RRB Group D Result 2018 after one or two months of examination and candidates will be able to check RRB Railway Group D Result 2018 by using their roll number and name from the official website.