RRB NTPC Eligibility Criteria 2019 | Age Limit and Qualification

RRB NTPC Eligibility | RRB NTPC Eligibility Criteria are based on the age limit, qualification, citizenship and physical fitness of a candidate. The candidates have to be eligible to fill the NTPC application form.

  • RRB NTPC Notification will be out soon
  • RRB Eligibility criteria are based on the candidate’s age-limit, education qualification, physical fitness, and citizenship
  • The age limit to apply for RRB NTPC undergraduate posts is 18-30 years
  • The age limit to apply for RRB NTPC posts for graduates is 18-33 years
  • Moreover, the age relaxation varies from one category to another
  • Check Details and how to apply RRB NTPC Application Form 2019
  • Also, the candidates are supposed to be physically fit to be eligible to write the exam
  • Even more, the physical eligibility varies for different categories
  • Besides that, the total RRB NTPC Vacancy is 44531
  • Candidates can start applying for the RRB NTPC exam on 1st March 2019 at 4 PM
  • Also, the last date to apply to fill the application form is 31st March 2019

RRB NTPC Eligibility| Highlights

The following table is all about the RRB NTPC Eligibility, important highlights, and details. So, all candidates must update themselves with the given information below:

RRB NTPC Railway Recruitment Board
Non-Technical Popular Categories
Starting Date to Apply March 01, 2019
RRB NTPC CBT-1 Tentatively scheduled between June-September 2019
Total Vacancies 44531
RRB Eligibility is based on Age-Limit, Qualification, Citizenship, Physical Fitness
Official Website www.indianrailways.gov.in

RRB NTPC Application Form | Important Dates

The important RRB NTPC Application Form dates are out. Candidates can check in the following table:

Publication Date in RRB websites February 28, 2019
Online Registration Date starts March 01, 2019 (4.00 pm)
Closing date of online application March 31, 2019 (11.59 pm)
Last Date of Online Application Fee Payment:
a. Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/UPI April 05,  2019 (11.59 pm))
b. SBI Challan April 05, 2019 (3.00 pm)
c. Post Office Challan April 05, 2019 (3.00 pm)
1st stage computer-based test (CBT-1) Tentatively scheduled between June-September 2019

How to Fill Post Preferences in RRB NTPC Application Form

RRB NTPC Exam Dates

The following table has all the important details regarding RRB NTPC:

Starting date for NTPC online registration March 01, 2019
Opening Date for Online Applications (Paramedical Staff) March 04, 2019
The opening of Online Registrations for Ministerial & Isolated Categories March 08, 2019
Starting of Online Registration of Applications (Level 1) March 12, 2019

RRB Recruitment 2019 | Posts and Vacancy

The table below is the vacancy details for those candidates who require a bachelor’s degree as the minimum qualification and age must be 18-30 years:

Name of the post A level in 7th CPC Initial Pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies (all RRBs)
Traffic Assistant 4 25500 A-2 88
Goods Guard 5 29200 A-2 5748
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 29200 B-2 5638
Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 2873
Junior Accountant Assistant cum typist 5 29200 C-2 3164
Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 C-2 14
Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 B-2 259
Station Master 6 35400 A-2 6865
Grand Total 24649

RRB NTPC Vacancies

The table below is the vacancy detail for the candidates who need a minimum qualification to be 12th standard. The age must be in between 18-30 years:

Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial Pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies (all RRBs)
Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 4319
Accounts Clerk cum typist 2 19900 C-2 760
Junior Time Keeper 2 19900 C-2 17
Trains Clerk 2 19900 A-3 592
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 21700 B-2 4940
Grand Total 10628

RRB NTPC Zone-wise Vacancy

The following table has updated vacancy details of RRB NTPC Zone-wise:

Name of RRBs Vacancies (28th Feb 2019) Updated Vacancies (2nd March 2019)
RRB NTPC Ahmedabad 1024 1261 RRB NTPC Ajmer 1773 2167 RRB NTPC Allahabad 4099 5321 RRB NTPC Bangalore 2470 2980 RRB NTPC Bhopal 997 1277 RRB NTPC Bhubaneshwar 498 638 RRB NTPC Bilaspur 1207 1502 RRB NTPC Chandigarh 2483 3185 RRB NTPC Chennai 2694 3380 RRB NTPC Gorakhpur 1298 1650 RRB NTPC Guwahati 851 1085 RRB NTPC Jammu-Srinagar 898 1073 RRB NTPC Kolkata 2949 3796 RRB NTPC Malda 1043 1322 RRB NTPC Mumbai 3665 4716 RRB NTPC Muzaffarpur 329 429 RRB NTPC Patna 1039 1326 RRB NTPC Ranchi 1386 1757 RRB NTPC Secunderabad 3234 4022 RRB NTPC Siliguri 443 568 RRB NTPC Thiruvananthapuram 897 1076 Total 35277 44531

RRB NTPC Eligibility Criteria

The RRB NTPC Eligibility is based on a candidate’s Age-Limit, Educational Qualification, Citizenship and Physical Fitness of the candidate. Hence, the following is the elaborated eligibility criteria of RRB NTPC:

RRB NTPC Age Eligibility

The minimum RRB NTPC Age Eligibility to apply for the exam is 18 years and the maximum is 25 years

  • The age limit to apply for RRB NTPC undergraduate posts is 18-30 years
  • The age limit to apply for RRB NTPC posts for graduates is 18-33 years


RRB NTPC Age-Relaxation

The age-relaxation differs from one category to another. So, given below is the table of the relaxation for the upper age limit:

Community/ Categories Relaxation in Upper Age Limit (or) Maximum Upper Age( in years)
SC/ST candidates 5
OBC- Non- Creamy Layer candidates 3
Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months service after attestation Up to the extent of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years
Persons With Disabilities 10
PWD OBC- Non-Creamy Layer 13
Candidates have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5 5
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and Erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes in Railways who have put in a minimum of 3 years’ service (continuous or in broken spells) UR 40 Years of age
OBC 43 Years of age
SC/ST 45 Years of age
Candidates employed in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railways like Railway Canteens, Co-operative Societies, and Institutes Up to the length of service rendered (or) 5 Years, whichever is lower
Widowed Women/Divorced/ or judicially separated from husband but not remarried. UR 35 Years of age
OBC 38 Years of age
SC/ST 40 Years of age
Apprentices applying for the posts where minimum qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act Apprenticeship.
Course Completed Act Apprentices under the Apprenticeship Act before attaining the age of 25 years UR 35 Years of age
OBC 38 Years of age
SC/ST 40 Years of age

Given below is the table about Age-Relaxation for Lower age limit:

Age Group Upper Limit of D.O.B The lower limit of D.O.B Remarks
For Level 1 of pay matrix 7 For
ALP and Technicians
For all community/ categories Candidates belonging to community/categories above shall be eligible for age relaxation as applicable.
Note. The date of birth limits for SC/ST & OBC-NCL given in this table includes community age relaxation.
18-31 years 18-28 years 02.07.1990 02.07.1987 02.07.1985 01.07.2000

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RRB NTPC Citizenship Eligibility

The candidate applying for RRB NTPC exam must be of certain regions. So, the following are all those regions:

  • A citizen of India
  • A subject of Nepal
  • A citizen of Bhutan
  • An Indian but Tibetan Refugee who had come to India prior 1st January 1962 with the purpose of permanent settlement
  • A person who migrated from Pakistan, East African countries of Kenya, Sri Lanka, Burma, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Ethiopia, Zaire, and Vietnam with the purpose of settling in India permanently

RRB NTPC Qualification Eligibility

It is important for all candidates to must have Graduation degree to be eligible to apply for RRB NTPC. The candidates are to be having some certain qualifications to apply for the RRB NTPC exam.

The candidates who are applying for RRB Level-1 posts only need to be 10th pass

Therefore, the following table expands on the RRB NTPC Qualification eligibility:

Candidates applying for Undergraduate posts must have the official 12th certificate. A candidate should be a graduate from a university or an educational institute which is easily recognized by the Parliament or State Legislature if they want to apply for Graduate Posts Candidates who are applying for the positions of Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist (JAA), Senior Clerk cum Typist (SCT) and Time Keeper (TK) should have accurate knowledge and proficiency in Hindi and English Typing There is absolutely no education qualification relaxation

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RRB NTPC Eligibility | Medical Standards

There is a certain medical standards criterion for RRB NTPC exam. So, the candidates applying for the RRB NTPC exam must meet the following criteria to be eligible for the posts in RRB NTPC:

RRB NTPC Posts Eyesight Criteria
Commercial Apprentice, Enquiry – cum – Reservation Clerk, Junior Accounts Assistant; cum – Typist, Senior Clerk – cum Typist, Sr. Time Keeper Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 without glasses. The candidate should clear a test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, and Field of Vision & Night Vision.
Traffic Apprentice, Goods Guard, Assistant Station Master (ASM), Traffic Assistant Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6, with or without glasses while reading

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