RRB NTPC Notification 2018 – 2.5 Lakh Expected Vacancies

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vacancy details, Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Examination pattern & syllabus, Admit Card, Result and a direct link to the Application form – RRB NTPC Notification 2018

RRB NTPC Notification 2018

RRB NTPC Notification 2018 can be checked down the post once it will be available on the official website of RRB NTPC. The Examination notification by RRB is yet to be published on the official website. It is expected that the total vacancy term will be around for 2.5 Lakh posts.Application of candidates will be subject to various eligibility criteria. It has a two tier Examination process with both prelims and Mains conducted successively. The prelims Examination will be of 100 marks for a total time of 90 minutes whereas Mains Examination will have 120 Questions having equal no. of marks for a total time of 120 minutes.

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Below are the vacancy details, Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Examination pattern & syllabus, Admit Card, Result and a direct link to the Application form.

Vacancy Details: RRB NTPC Notification 2018

RRB is planning to offer 2.5 Lakh vacancies for the technical and non-technical category. There is no official confirmation but some newspaper has leaked this news that RRB will release approximately 2.5 lakh vacancies in which more than 80,000 vacancies for Security Department (Loco Pilot, Guard, Assistant Loco Pilot, Assistant Station Master, Line-man, Gang-man, Key-man and Maintenance.

Name of Posts Number of Vacancies
Commercial Apprentice (CA)
Traffic Apprentice (TA)
Enquiry Cum Reservation Clerk (ECRC)
Goods Guard
Junior Accounts Assistant Cum Typist (JAA)
Senior Clerk Cum Typist
Assistant Station Master (ASM)
Traffic Assistant
Senior Time Keeper
Loco Pilot
Total 2.5 Lakh (Expected)

Important Dates to Remember: RRB NTPC Notification 2018

Various Stages of the RRB NTPC Exam 2018 Dates of Commencement(Tentitive)
Date of issuance of Official Notification Update Soon
Last date for filling and submitting RRB 2018 Application Form Update Soon
Issuance of RRB 2018 Admit Card Update Soon
Date of the commencement of RRB 2018 Exam 8th April 2018
Announcement of result of RRB 2018 Exam 20th May 2018

Eligibility Criteria: RRB NTPC Notification 2018

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidate must have Bachelor degree in any discipline from recognized university.
  • Candidate must have Typing Proficiency in English/Hindi for Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-Typist (JAA),  Senior Clerk-cum-Typist and Senior Time Keeper.

Age Limit:

  • Applicant age should be 18-32 years on 01-01-2018

 Examination Pattern: RRB NTPC Notification 2018

RRB NTPC 2018 Prelims Exam Pattern

S.No. Name of topic No. of Questions Marks Time Duration
1 Arithmetic Ability 20 20 90 Minutes
2 Reasoning 25 25
3 General Awareness 30 30
4 General Science 25 25
Total 100 100
  • There will be a total of 100 Questions with each Question carrying 1 mark.
  • Examination will last for 90 minutes.
  • For Every wrong Answer 0.25 mark will be deducted.

RRB NTPC 2018 Mains Exam Pattern

S.No. Section Number of Questions Marks Time Duration
1 Arithmetic Ability 30 30 90 Minutes
2 Reasoning and General Intelligence 30 30
3 General Awareness 30 30
4 General Science 30 30
Total 120 120
  • Mains Examination will consist of 4 sections.
  • A total of 120 Questions will be asked from those 4 sections.
  • Examination will last for 90 minutes
  • For every incorrect answer 0.25 mark will be dducted

RRB NTPC 2018 Syllabus : RRB NTPC Notification 2018

NTPC 2018 Syllabus includes General Knowledge, General English/ General Hindi, Basic Arithmetic, Quantitative Aptitude and Analytical skills, and basic technical part for technical posts. It will comprise of 100 questions of 1 mark each. The exam will be conducted in two stages RRB NTPC 1st stage CBT or Prelims and RRB NTPC 2nd stage CBT or Mains. For prelims exam maximum 90 minutes will be provided for the test.

Subject wise Syllabus:

General Awareness Arithmetic General Intelligence and Reasoning
Current Affairs, National and International, History-India, world Indian economy Indian geography Indian constitution Indian culture & Heritage Indian Polity Science & Technology General Science -Biology -Chemistry -Physics Environmental Studies Percentage Pipes & Cisterns Profit and loss Time and work Simplification Boats and Streams Averages Time and Distance Problems on Ages Simple Interest Data Interpretation Area and Volume Linear and Quadratic Equations Margins and Discounts Analogies Space Visualisation Similarities Decision Making Problem Solving Arithmetic Number Series Differences Arithmetic Reasoning Analysis Judgement Relationship Concepts Visual Memory Observation Verbal and Figure Classification Puzzles Sitting Circular Arrangements Direction sense Alphanumeric series

How to apply for RRB NTPC 2018 ?

  • Log on to the Official website of RRB NTPC.
  • 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.
  • Community Certificate will also be submitted for people belonging to SC/ST.

RRB NTPC Admit Card: RRB NTPC Notification 2018

RRB NTPC Authorities will issue the admit card to those candidates, who have successfully completed the registration process. The RRB NTPC admit card will contain the important details such as exam date & time, candidate’s roll number, examination venue etc. Candidates should bring their admit card while appearing at the test center on the day of the exam.

RRB NTPC Result:

The result of written exam will be announced within 2-3 weeks after the completion of a test. Qualified candidates will further appear in the CBT. Candidates who qualify both the exams will have to attend the interview round. The final result will be declared probably in the month of April-May 2018.


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