The Railway Recruitment Board of India has released the notification for the recruitment process in the Malda zone. The RRB Malda recruitment 2020 process will be conducted to fill up the vacant posts of Junior Engineers (JE), DMS and CMA. All the government job aspirants are required to check the important dates, eligibility, official notification, exam syllabus, and exam pattern.

  • The number of vacancies for the Malda zone is 273.
  • The interested students are required to first check the official notification and adhere to all the rules mentioned in the notification.
  • The foremost important thing for the candidates to look for is the age limit to apply for the exam.
  • To be selected by the selection panel the candidate has to fulfil certain criteria or else they won’t be allowed to appear for the examination.
  • The online form fillup has started from 2nd January 2020 and the last day of submission of the application form is 31st January 2020.
  • The selection procedure involves two-step. The first stage includes the online written test and the second stage is the skill test.
  • The candidates are to be ensured that they are also eligible to appear for the examination as per the medical standard.
  • The application fee charged for this examination is Rs. 500 for the general category. For SC/ST/Ex-serviceman/Female/PWDs/Transgender/Minorities/Economically backward class, the application fee to be charged is Rs. 250.
  • After the form fill-up, the candidates are required to make the payment either through online or offline mode.
  • Only a single application will be accepted by the selection authority.
  • The document verification is necessary for the final selection of the candidates.
  • Candidates are required to keep their email account and phone number active to receive important notification from RRB.

RRB Malda recruitment 2020 process has started. The interested candidates are requested to check out the following details about the exam.

Exam RRB Malda recruitment 2020
Job location Malda
Online form fillup date 2nd January 2020
Last date to apply 31st January 2020
1st Stage CBT April/May 2020

RRB Malda Recruitment- Vacancies

RRB Malda recruitment 2020 has released the total vacancy in the Malda zone. The total vacancy in Malda zone is 273 which comprises of various posts. The RRB Malda vacancy has incited candidates to apply for various posts which includes ALP and Technical Grade 3.

The salary offered to the finally selected candidates will be Rs. 19900/-

RRB Malda Application Form

The RRB Malda Application Form fillup has started and the interested candidates may fill up the form to get placed in a government department. Application has to be submitted online. The candidates are required to follow the below-given steps to apply for the RRB Malda recruitment 2020 examination.

  • Aspirants have to log in to the official website.
  • After that, the candidates have to click on the opportunity/career button.
  • Once the form is displayed on the screen then the candidates have to enter their personal details. Along with the details the candidates have to submit certain scanned documents.
  • Scanned documents asked are as follows:
  1. Photograph (20KB-50KB)
  2. SC/ST certificate if any (50KB-100KB)
  • Confirm that you have read the entire notification and the details furnished online is correct and matches with a valid Photo ID proof.
  • Submit the form.

After submitting the form the candidates will receive a registration number and password. Candidates are advised to preserve them to download the admit card.

RRB Malda Eligibility Criteria

To appear for the RRB Malda recruitment 2020 process, the candidates are required to fulfil the following requirements.


The applicants must be either of the following:

A citizen of India/ A subject of Nepal/ A subject of Bhutan

A Tibetian refugee with an intention to settle in India, permanently.

A person of Indian origin migrated from another country, with an intention to settle in India.

Age limit

The age of the applicant should be 15 years. The candidate’s age shouldn’t exceed 30 years as on 1st November 2020.

RRB Malda recruitment 2020, holds age relaxation for the reserved candidates which are as follows:

Category Age relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years

Educational Qualification

The aspiring candidates must hold a 10th pass or Matric/ Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.

A final year candidate, whose final result remains await, is not eligible to apply for this examination.

RRB Malda Selection Process

The RRB Malda recruitment 2020 involves two-stage Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBT) and document verification. The time, date and venue of the examination will be intimated to the candidates through email and messages. A request of postponement of the examination will not be entertained by RRB.

CBT 1 Exam Pattern

Exam RRB Malda 1st stage CBT
Duration 60 minutes
Number of questions 75

The online test comprises multiple-choice questions pertaining to the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • General Science
  • General awareness

The 1st stage CBT exam will be qualifying in nature. The score secured in the 1st CBT will be used to shortlist the candidates for the 2nd stage CBT exam.

CBT 2 Exam Pattern

The score secured by the candidates in the 1st CBT exam will be normalized to obtain the names of the shortlisted candidates for the 2nd stage CBT exam. The 2nd stage CBT exam comprises of two parts- Part A & Part B. The duration of the exam will be of 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Exam RRB Malda 2nd stage CBT
Part Part A
Number of questions 100
Duration 90 minutes

The questions will revolve around the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Basic Science and Engineering
  • General Awareness
Exam RRB Malda 2nd stage CBT
Part Part B
Number of questions 75
Duration 60 minutes

RRB Malda Admit card

A hall ticket or the e-call letter will be issued to every candidate. It can be downloaded from the official website, 10 days prior to the examination date. The following are the few vital points while downloading the e-call letter for the examination.

  • Candidates are required to check whether the details furnished on the e-call letter matches with their valid ID proof. In case of discrepancy, the candidates are advised to report the same to the RRB counselling representative.
  • Along with the e-call letter, the candidates are required to carry valid ID proof. If the candidates fail to produce a valid ID proof in the examination centre then he/she will not be allowed to appear for the examination.
  • Candidates must carry a photograph with them to the examination centre.
  • Admit card will consist of a few blank spaces for self-declaration, sign and thumb impression. These spaces are required to be filled in the CBT examination centre in front of an invigilator.
  • Candidates are required to preserve the admit card till the end of the examination.

The following steps can help in downloading the admit card:

  • Go to the official website and select your region
  • Select the link ; Admit Card’
  • Enter your details such as name and roll number
  • Your admit card will be displayed

RRB Malda Result

Once Stage 1 and 2 CBT, gets over and the document verification is done, then the RRB counselling authority will notify the release of the result list to the appearing candidates through emails and messages. The students are required to keep a tab on their emails and messages throughout the selection process.

The following steps can help you in checking your results:

  • Go to the official website and select your region
  • Select the link ‘Results’
  • Enter your respective roll number and registration number
  • Your results will be displayed on the screen

The students are advised to visit this site regularly to be updated regarding the RRB Malda recruitment 2020 selection process and notification.


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.

Can 12th pass apply for RRB Jobs?

Yes, there are many posts in Railways for which 12th pass students can apply.

I applied for one post under RRB Guwahati.Will I be considered for the exact post under RRB Chennai in the same notification?

No,the candidate will only be considered for the exact post and exact location he/she have applied for.

Can the candidates type the informations details asked for in the Application Form ?

No,the candidates are required to fill up the application form in their own handwriting.

Is the cutoff for RRB Recruitment announced zone-wise?

Yes. The cut off for any recruitment in the Indian Railways is announced separately for every zone. The parameters considered to prepare the cutoff are the total number of vacancies announced for that region, the total number of applicants appearing for the exam, difficulty level of the exam, etc. 

What is RRB Syllabus?

As per the Railway Recruitment Board, the RRB Syllabus for all the exams conducted by the Railway is the same. There are usually 3 subjects from the questions being asked- Arithmetic Ability, General Awareness, and General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability. The syllabus will get change as per the stage of the exam. For the section of General Awareness, candidates have to be prepared with the last six months of All Latest Update includes International and National news. Click Here to Know the complete RRB Syllabus for all the exams conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board.

What is the negative marking for RRB Exams?

As per the new official notification, a negative marking for the Railway Exam will be 1/3 marks for every wrong answer from the correct one. The scheme of negative marking will also be applied for all the stages (Prelims & Mains) of the RRB in which the Online Exam is there.

To complete the exam candidates will get the time limit of 90 minutes for the Prelims Exam and 120 minutes for the Mains Exam.

Click Here to know the detail about the RRB Negative Marking.

How can I prepare for the RRB Exams?

Candidates who are willing to be a part of the Railway should know the complete detailed RRB Exam Pattern and Syllabus of the exam. As they can cover all the syllabus before the exam on the basis of the pattern asked in the exam with the negative marking for each wrong answer marked in the exam.

Click Here to know RRB Preparation Tips and Tricks to clear the RRB exam.