The RRB Guwahati Recruitment 2020 has around 661 openings in the Indian Railways for the interested candidates. The recruitments will be conducted for both Group C and Group D staff. The vacancies are mainly held for positions like Bumper Junior Engineers (JE), DMS, CMA, NTPC and various other posts. Applicants are requested to cross-check all details thoroughly before applying for any such grades.

  • The notification has been released by RRB Guwahati Recruitment 2020, and the candidates are advised to go through the details carefully before applying for the relevant position.
  • The applications that are to be submitted by the applicants will be entertained in an online medium.
  • The admit card is deemed to be released at least 10 days before the exam. Hence, the candidates should check the portal for the recent updates regarding the RRB examination.
  • All the documents need to be kept handy by the applicants before they start filling up the form.
  • The selection criteria are comprised of a two-stage exam followed by the aptitude test and skill test in NTPC posts. Post all the examinations, the qualified candidates will be called for document verification.
  • The DMS and CMA positions ae offered the highest salary package with INR 34,500/-

RRB Guwahati Recruitment 2020 Highlights

The RRB Recruitment 2020 has released the official notifications about the important dates and events which are given below:

Events Important Dates
Online registration link January 02, 2020
Application form commencement date January 02, 2020
Application form closing date January 31, 2020
Application fee payment last date February 05, 2020
SBI Challan February 04, 2020
Post Office Challan February 04, 2020
Application form final submission February 07, 2020
Admit card downloading date Updated soon
Examination date Updated soon
Result announcement date Updated soon

RRB Guwahati Admit Card 2020

The admit card release date is not disclosed yet. However, the candidates can download the RRB Guwahati 2020 Admit Card 10 days before the examination. It is advised that candidates should keep an eye on the website to get all the latest updates.

The steps to download the RRB Guwahati Admit Card are mentioned below.

  • Once the application process is completed successfully, the Admit Card can be downloaded by the candidates from the RRB Guwahati website.
  • The candidates need to use their login id and password for the purpose of downloading the RRB Admit Card.
  • After getting directed to the home page of the website, the candidates can see the recent notification and search about the admit card and download it for the exam purpose.

RRB Guwahati Vacancy 2020

The recruitment by the RRB aspires to fill the vacancies are for positions like Bumper Junior Engineer (JE), NTPC, DMS, CMA, and others. There are around openings for 124 positions in different departments of the Indian Railways has been published for RRB Muzaffarpur Vacancy. The candidates can get positions in Group C and Group D staff in the railways.

The RRB Guwahati 2020 division-wise vacancy details for the recruitment are provided in the tabulated format. More details can be fetched by the applicants by visiting the RRB official website.

Particulars Details
Railway Recruitment Board rrbguwahati.gov.in
Bumper Junior Engineer (JE), DMS, NTPC, CMA and others 661
UR 306
OBC 156
SC 81
ST 43
Ex-Serviceman 55
RLD 15
RHI 03
RMD 02

RRB Guwahati Salary 2020

The salary structure of the Indian Railways for different posts are given below.

RRB Posts Expected Salary
NTPC positions INR 19,900/-
Bumper Junior Engineer (JE) INR 32,000
DMS INR 35,400/-
CMA INR 35,400/-

RRB Guwahati Application Form 2020

The RRB Guwahati Application Form can only be submitted and processed in the online mode by the candidates. The online application process details are given below.

  • By clicking on the official link of rrbguwahati.gov.in candidates can begin the online registration process.
  • The applicants need to find the details about recruitment and then proceed to the portal of the online application.
  • Candidates need to initiate the sign up with username and password by entering some basic details.
  • Registration is only completed after creating an account, and candidates need to login in using the same account.
  • A new page pops up after making a login into the account, where one can pick the desired post for which they wish to apply online.
  • Following this, they can select the region of their choice and click on to proceed.
  • They need to provide personal details, eligibility proof and upload some scanned documents. Candidates need to take time to fill each detail very carefully.
  • After clicking on go to next, you can proceed with the payment transaction and complete it.
Application Form Details
Application Form submission mode Only Online Mode ( No other modes are acceptable).
Application Fees Category Wise General/ OBC Category - INR 500/- (INR 400/- refundable after the exams)
SC/ ST/ PwD/ ExSVM/ Women/ Minorities/ Transgender/ Economically Backward Classes - INR 250/- (INR 250?- refundable after the exams)
Application Form Fee Submission Mode Online- Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card
Offline- Through Challan

RRB Guwahati Eligibility Criteria 2020

The RRB Guwahati Eligibility Criteria varies for the different positions in the Indian Railways. Aspirants must match up to the parameters given below before applying for a particular grade. The details about education, job posts, age, etc., are provided for a ready reference.

Educational Qualification

  • The candidates must pass their 10th standard examination or matriculation from a relevant board with minimum passing marks.

NTPC

  • In certain NTPC posts, the candidates should pass their 12th standard examination from a relevant board with minimum passing marks.
  • In certain NTPC posts, the candidates should have a graduation degree from a relevant university with minimum passing marks.
  • In some special NTPC posts, the candidates should pass their 12th standard examination from a relevant board with minimum passing marks along with a certification in computer.

Junior Engineer

  • The candidates must possess a Diploma/ Degree in the relevant subject of engineering.

Junior Engineer (Information Technology)

  • The candidates must possess the following Degrees like BCA / B.Tech. (Information Technology)/ B.Tech. (Computer Science)/ PGDCA/B.Sc. (Computer Science)/ DOEACC ‘B’ Level Course having a 3 years duration or equivalent from recognised university/ institute.

Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant

  • The candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Science with Chemistry and Physics with a minimum passing marks of 45%.

Depot Material Superintendent:

  • The candidates should have a Diploma/ Degree in Engineering from any discipline.

Age Criteria

  • The General category candidates appearing for RRB Guwahati must be a minimum age of 18 years and maximum age of 30 years in January 1st, 2020.
  • The candidates from the OBC category will get age relaxation up to 3 years more.
  • In the SC/ ST category, also the candidates will get age relaxation up to 5 years.
  • There is age relaxation for other quotas as well like PwD, Ex-Serviceman, etc.

Nationality

  • All the candidates applying for the RRB exam must be a citizen with Indian Nationality.

RRB Guwahati Selection Criteria

The CBT stage 1 and stage 2 exams form the basis of RRB Guwahati Selection Criteria for every position. All the candidates have to appear for the CBTs. The two-staged exam of CBT is followed by the aptitude test or skill test in some NTPC positions. The interview round and document verification is the last event for joining the job. All the details related to the entire procedure are given below.

RRB Guwahati CBT 1 Exam Pattern

The CBT stage 1 have common topics for every candidate irrespective of the positions they are applying. The topics cover Mathematics, General Awareness, General Science and Reasoning and Aptitude. Candidates must have a clear vision about the RRB Muzaffarpur exam pattern before sitting for it.

  • Mathematics: Number Systems, BODMAS, LCM and HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics and Square Root.
  • Reasoning and Aptitude: Analogies, Coding and Decoding, Syllogism, Relationships, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Similarities and Differences, Analytical Reasoning and Statement - Argument and Assumption.
  • General Awareness: Current Affairs, Culture and History of India including freedom struggle, Indian Constitution and Indian Economy along with Environmental issues plaguing the country and the World, Sports and Technological Advancements.
  • General Science: Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences till class 10th as per CBSE syllabus
Topics Number. of questions Distribution of marks
General Awareness 40 40
Mathematics 30 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30
Total 100 100

RRB Guwahati CBT 2 Exam Pattern

The candidates will only get access in stage 2 of CBT if they qualify the stage 1 of CBT and secure the minimum cut-off scores. The total numbers of candidates here are almost twice the total number of vacancies available. The exam detail and pattern for NTPC and other posts are given below.

NTPC Posts

  • Mathematics: Number Systems, BODMAS, LCM and HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics and Square Root.
  • Reasoning and Aptitude: Analogies, Coding and Decoding, Syllogism, Relationships, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Similarities and Differences, Analytical Reasoning and Statement - Argument and Assumption.
  • General Awareness: Current Affairs, Culture and History of India including freedom struggle, Indian Constitution and Indian Economy along with Environmental issues plaguing the country and the World, Sports and Technological Advancements.
  • General Science: Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences till class 10th as per CBSE syllabus
Topics Number. of questions Distribution of marks
General Awareness 50 50
Mathematics 35 35
General Intelligence and Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120

Junior Engineer, CMS and DMA Posts

  • General Awareness: Current Affairs, Geography, Culture of India, Freedom Struggle of India, Indian Constitution, Environment and Sports
  • Physics and Chemistry: Till class 10th as per CBSE syllabus.
  • Environment and Pollution Control: Basics of environment, adverse effects of different kinds of pollution, ozone layer depletion and global warming
  • Basics of Computer Application: Computer Architecture, Networking, Windows, Linux OS and MS Office.
  • Technical Abilities: There are 7 groups in the technical category: Civil, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Computer Science, Printing Technology and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant. Besides, there is a different syllabus for DMS and CMA.
Topics Number of Questions Distribution of Marks
General Awareness 15 15
Basics of Computer and applications 10 10
Physics and Chemistry 15 15
Environment and Pollution Control 10 10
Technical Abilities/ DMS/ CMA 100 100
Total 150 150

RRB Guwahati NTPC Skill Test/ Aptitude Test

The RRB NTPC exams have some self-qualifiers rounds for the candidates which include Computer-Based Aptitude Test (CBAT) and Typing Skill Test. The final merit list is determined through a 70:30 ratio, where maximum weightage is given to the CBT stage 2 followed by the Skill Test or Aptitude Test. The candidates will only be called for the document verification, once they qualify the successive stages.

RRB Guwahati Result 2020

All the candidates can check their RRB Guwahati Results subsequently that will be published for every stage of the exam on the official website. If they qualify each stage, then they will find their names in the merit list. Only in certain posts of Indian Railways, there is a medical examination conducted for the candidates. The results can be checked by following the given steps.

  • The candidates have to go the official website of RRB Guwahati and click on the result button.
  • The result for every stage will be available there as per the job position.

The expected cut-off for RRB Recruitment in 2019 was as follows:

Category Cut off Marks (Expected)
UR 60-70
OBC 55-60
SC 45-55
ST 40-50

RRB Guwahati Document Verification 2020

The document verification process is conducted through the scrutiny of the original documents, along with the self-attested soft copies of the candidates. No other dates will be available for the candidates if they fail to attend the document verification.

The aspirants who are preparing for the RRB exam in the Guwahati region will get an insight from this article regarding the exam pattern, application process, selection criteria and others. By following the official website regularly, candidates can track the latest information about the entire exam procedure.

FAQ's

Can females apply for Railway jobs?

Yes, females can apply for all posts. But the nature of some of the jobs is strenuous and not suitable for females.

What are the different posts offered in Railways?

There are numerous posts like Para-Medical posts, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Signal and Telecommunication Engineers, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Senior Time Keeper, and many more belonging to the Group C cadre

I am waiting for my Diploma/Degree results. Can I apply for RRB post?

No, you cannot apply for RRB unless you have the necessary academic qualifications before the last date of filling the application form.

Can I apply for multiple posts in RRB?

No, you can apply to only one post as per the eligibility criteria. Candidates applying for more than one post will result in cancellation of their candidature.

How do RRB Recruitment ECE Engineers?

The RRB Recruitment for ECE Engineers is done for the technical posts. The Railway Recruitment Board conducts Junior Engineers Recruitment to hire B.Tech in ECE department.

How should one study for Railway exams?

The common subjects for the preparation of any RRB Recruitment are English, GK Current Affairs, Reasoning, and Basic Maths. For technical posts, technical awareness is an add-on.

All 10th class-based maths books can help you understand or revise the basic maths topics for your preparation. The class 10 grammar books help you solve the English language-based questions in the railway exams.

What is RRB Exam Pattern?

The RRB Exam Pattern for all the exams conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board is the same. There is a negative marking for 1/3 marks for all the railway exams for each wrong answer.

The exam pattern for the first stage which is mostly Stage 1 consists of 3 subjects- General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability, General Science & General Awareness, and Arithmetic Ability. A total of 100 questions, which carry 1 mark each.

For the next stage of the exam, the exam pattern will be the same but the difficulty level of the exam will get high and the number of questions will also get increased with the same subjects.

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