RRB NTPC 2017-2018: Railway Recruitment, Results, Cut Off, Admit Card (Region Wise)

RRB NTPC 2017-2018 Notification & Latest News, Upcoming RRB Recruitment 2017-2018, Latest Railway Job Vacancies, RRB NTPC Result 2017-2018 Cut Off Marks List Region Wise, Admit Card, Syllabus & Pattern

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Railway Recruitment 2017-2018: Upcoming RRB RRC Jobs Notification @ www.indianrailways.gov.in

Upcoming Railway Recruitment 2017-2018– RRB & RRC Latest Jobs & Vacancies – Indian Railways (IR) is one of the main transport systems in India. It is a public sector undertaking enterprise which is operated by Government of India through the Ministry of Railways. The headquarters of IR is located at New Delhi. The IR has more than 1.4 million employees working for providing best quality service to their customers. It is divided into 17 zones, which further sub-divided into divisions. Today, it is a dream of every student to get a job in railway sector for securing their future. Every year, loads of recruitment exams are conducted by each zone to hire best employees for various posts. Go through our article to get details about upcoming railway recruitment 2017-2018, RRB & RRC latest jobs and vacancies.

Upcoming Railway Recruitment 2017-2018

RRB Recruitment 2017

RRB Recruitment 2017

The Indian Railway Recruitment is released on the basis of respective groups. Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)  and Rail Recruitment Cell (RRC) take the active role in conducting examination for various posts. The RRB & RRC carries recruitments for both gazettes as well as non-gazette posts. The board is soon going to start the recruitment process for the total of 2, 35,527 posts of technical, non-technical and paramedical vacancies depending upon the group A, B, C and D through the online portal. The Indian railways annually release latest Railway Recruitment in zonal wise are to hire well-qualified and dynamic aspirants by organizing selection tests. We have provided List of Upcoming Railway Recruitment 2017-18 here.

The applications for these posts are accepted only through online mode. The recruitment is released for applicants who have completed Graduation, PG, Degree, 12th, 10th Medical and pharmacy fields can apply for the recruitment process. Age relaxation is applicable for every post. The board will conduct selection process including a written exam and after that skill test or interview. Only those candidates who clear all the selection rounds will be eligible for vacant posts. Candidates should visit the official website of railway board for further information.

IR Vacancy Names and Categories:

Group ‘A’ Posts: All these exams are conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

  • Indian Railway Traffic Services (IRTS)
  • Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS)
  • Indian Railway Personnel Service (IRPS)
  • Indian Railway Protection Force (IRPF)
  • Indian Railway Service of Engineers (IRSE)
  • Indian Railway Stores Services (IRSS)
  • Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers (IRSME)
  • Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers (IRSEE)
  • Engineering Service Examination (ESE)
  • Special Class Railway Apprentice (SCRA)
  • Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineer (IRSSE)
  • Indian Railway Medical Services (IRMS)
  • IAS Allied Services

Group ‘B’ Posts: It includes gazette posts which are recruited by Railway Recruitment Board (RRB).

  • Junior Engineers
  • Section Officers
  • Depot Material Superintendent

Group ‘C’ Posts: It contains technical and non-technical category(NTPC) and recruitment is carried by Railway Recruitment Board (RRB).

RRB (NTPC) Non-Technical Jobs:

  • Ticket collector
  • Clerk
  • Goods Guard
  • Assistant Station Master (ASM)
  • Traffic Apprentice (TA)
  • Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-Typist (JAA)
  • Senior Clerk-cum-Typist
  • Commercial Apprentice (CA)
  • Traffic Assistant
  • Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk (ECRC)
  • Senior Time Keeper

Technical Jobs:

  • Civil
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Signal
  • Telecommunication

Group ‘D’ Posts: The recruitment process is conducted by Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC).

  • Peon
  • Safaiwala/ Safaiwali
  • Helper
  • Assistant
  • Tracker
  • Trackman
  • Gunman

Upcoming Railway Recruitment 2017-18 (RRB Recruitment & Vacancies 2017-18)

Railway Board/Zone Name of Posts Qualification Total Number of Vacancies Application (Last Date)
Northern Railway Goods Guard & ASM Post Degree/ Diploma       270 23/01/2017
South Western Railway Group C 10th/12th/ITI         02 30/01/2017
RRB’s (21 Zone) Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician Grade 3 Matric or ITI Diploma     23801 Update Soon
Central Railway Group C/ Erstwhile Group D 10th/ 12th/ ITI/ Graduation/ Post Graduate         12 20/01/2017
RRB Assistant Loco Pilots (ALPs) and Technician Grade-3 10th(Matriculation) /ITI     25657 Update Soon
RPF/ RPSF Constable 10th,12th     18000+ Update Soon
RRB Assistant Station Master (ASM) Graduates      5942 Update Soon
North Western Railway Recruitment Apprentices and others 10th or equivalent with ITI in relevant trade       388 29/01/2017
RRC Jaipur Recruitment ITI Apprentices 10th or equivalent with ITI in relevant trade       388 29/01/2017
Southern Railway Recruitment Fitter, Machinist and others 10th or equivalent with ITI in relevant trade       148 25/01/2017
Central Railway Recruitment Scouts & Guide Quota (Group-C & Group-D) 12th/ Graduate         12 20/01/2017
North Central Railway Recruitment Act Apprentices 10th/12th with ITI in relevant trade       413 20/01/2017

RRB Latest Vacancies & Jobs 2017-18 (RRB Recruitment 2017-18)

RRB conducts exam for Group A, B, and C. Recently, Railway Recruitment Board has successfully conducted RRB NTPC 1st Stage examination for the recruitment of technical and non-technical graduates. A massive number of job hunters qualified in the first stage of the exam and now they are going to appear for RRB 2nd Stage exam which is going to held from 17th January to 19th of January, 2017. Now, Railway Recruitment Board releases 26567 Assistant Loco Pilots (ALPs) and Technician Grade-III posts for qualified candidates in the different region. Candidates who are looking for railways jobs can Apply RRB Recruitment 2017-18 in their particular region as soon as possible. All the interested job seekers who are searching for Latest RRB Vacancies 2017-18 Jobs, so they can check out the region-wise post here:

Railway Recruitment Board (Zones)

RRB Ahmedabad 546
RRB Ajmer Recruitment 771
RRB Allahabad Recruitment 1527
RRB Bangalore Recruitment 1172
RRB Bhopal Recruitment 326
RRB Bhubaneswar Recruitment 1538
RRB Bilaspur Recruitment 1680
RRB Chandigarh 1161
RRB Chennai Recruitment 1667
RRB Gorakhpur Recruitment 78
RRB Guwahati Recruitment 538
RRB Jammu – Srinagar Recruitment 475
RRB Kolkata Recruitment 2083
RRB Malda Recruitment 373
RRB Mumbai Recruitment 4155
RRB Muzaffarpur Recruitment 1153
RRB Patna Recruitment 1271
RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2621
RRB Secunderabad Recruitment 2387
RRB Siliguri Recruitment 345
RRB Thiruvananthapuram Recruitment 294

RRC Latest Jobs & Vacancies 2017-18 (RRC Recruitment 2017-18)

It is the responsibility of Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) to organize exam to appoint best and eligible job hunters for the latest vacancies in railway department. RRC releases recruitments and conducts examination for group D posts. For this examination, applicants can be hired on the basis of GDCE exam 2017. So, candidates who want to apply for the group D category posts they can check out our below given Latest RRC Jobs & Vacancies 2017-18 List and you will also get the list of RRC Vacancies 2017-18 across the country.

RRC 2017 Latest Jobs & Vacancies:

RRC Recruitment Application Form Last Date
RRC NR Recruitment 2017 23/01/2017
RRC CR Recruitment 2017 20/01/2017
RRC WCR Recruitment 2017 01/01/2017
RRC SWR Recruitment 2017 30/01/2017
RRC NER Recruitment 2017 13/01/2017
RRC ER Recruitment 2017 08/02/2017

Below we have given detail list of RRC which include its name, website and location for your reference to get the latest information about every cell.

Name of RRC Headquaters Website
Central Railway (CR) Mumbai www.rrcnr.org
Northern Railway (NR) New Delhi www.rrcnr.org
Eastern Railway (ER) Kolkata www.rrcer.com
North Eastern Railway (NER) Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in
Southern Railway (SR) Chennai www.rrcmas.in
South Central Railway (SCR) Secunderabad www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in
NorthEast Frontier Railway (NFR) Guwahati www.nfr.indianrailways.gov.in
South Eastern Railway (SER) Kolkata www.ser.indianrailways.gov.in
Western Central Railway (WCR) Jabalpur www.wcr.indianrailways.gov.in
South Western Railway (SWR) Hubli www.rrchubli.in
South Eastern Central Railway (SECR) Bilaspur www.secr.indianrailways.gov.in
North Western Railway (NWR) Jaipur www.nwr.indianrailways.gov.in
North Central Railway (NCR) Allahabad www.ncr.indianrailways.gov.in
East Coast Railway (ECOR) Bhubaneswar www.rrcnr.org
East Central Railway (ECR) hajipur www.ecr.indianrailways.gov.in
Western Railway (WR) Mumbai www.wr.indianrailways.gov.in

RRB Recruitment 2017-18 – Selection Process

Candidates applying for the RRB Recruitment 2017-18 for different post would be selected on the basis of Written examination and Interview Process conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board officials for respective zones. So below we have illustrated in detail RRB Recruitment 2017 -18 Selection Process Category/ Post wise which will help aspiring candidates to prepare for the examinations accordingly

Category / Post Stage 2 Examination
Commercial Apprentice
Traffic Apprentice
Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk
Goods Guard
Written Examination (Stage 1 & 2)
Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist
Senior Clerk cum Typist
Sr. Time Keeper
Written Examination (Stage 1 & 2), Typing Skill Test
Assistant Station Master
Traffic Assistant
Written Examination (Stage 1 & 2), Aptitude Test

RRB Recruitment 2017-18 Exam Dates

Railway Recruitment Board has announced the RRB 2017-18 Exam Dates for Computer Based Test, Aptitude Test and various test for Non –Technical (NTPC) post. Candidates can check the exam dates on RRB official website and we will also update the same in this article once they are announced.

RRB Exam Syllabus

Each and Every year, Railway Recruitment Board public various vacancies in 21 regions across the nation. Interested candidates willing to apply for the Railway Jobs must start their preparations for Online Exam i.e Computer Based Test (CBT). It is important to know the RRB Exam Syllabus to successfully crack the examination and thus we have come up with RRB new exam syllabus which will help candidates for subject wise preparations.

  1. General Intelligence
  2. Technical Ability
  3. Arithmetic
  4. Reasoning Ability
  5. Technical Ability

General Intelligence Syllabus

Candidate must keep updates themselves about Latest News, Current Affair, Science, Books, Author, GK Question. This syllabus contains the topics and questions about the following topics to test the knowledge of the Applicant

  • Major Financial/ Economic News
  • Books/Authors
  • Budget and Five Year Plans
  • Who is Who
  • Sports
  • Abbreviations
  • Current Affairs (National and International Importance)
  • Awards and Honours
  • International and National Organizations
  • Science – Inventions and Discoveries
  • Important Days

Arithmetic Ability Syllabus

This RRB Syllabus 2017 usually contains all the topics of mathematics to check the mathematical and quantitative skills of the students. This mathematical will cover any topics in any class till graduation. Below are the topics covered under Arithmetic Ability Syllabus

  • Time and Work
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Decimal Fractions
  • Number System
  • Profit and Loss
  • Math Online Quiz
  • Menstruation (2D and 3D)
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • HCF, LCM
  • Percentage
  • Simplification
  • Unitary Method
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Average
  • Start Tour Test Now
  • Time and Distance
  • Algebra
  • Data Interpretation

Technical Ability Syllabus

Technical Ability Syllabus most comprise of tricky and complicated portion, one which has the portion of questions to test your technical knowledge regarding profession and presence of mind.

Reasoning Ability Syllabus  

Reasoning Ability Syllabus comprises of series and sequence concealed in questions and reasoning made out of series of events. This portion is further categoriezed into two sections i.e Verbal and Non-Verbal.


  • Blood Relations
  • Alphabet Series
  • Test of Direction Sense
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Number Ranking
  • Decision Making
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Number Series
  • Problem of Age Calculation
  • Analogy etc

Non – Verbal

  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Mirror Images
  • Embedded Figures
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Grouping Identical Figures

General Intelligence

General Intelligence consists of Objective Type with MCQ’s (Multiple Choice Questions) and are likely to include questions pertaining to the following topics

  • Arithmetic
  • General Awareness
  • General Science
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning

RRB Exam Pattern 2017-18

Candidates preparing for RRB examination must have to know the Exam Pattern (Technical and Non-Technical Examination) along with total no of marks.

Section Marks Total Time
General Awareness 20 Marks  


1 Hour 30 Mins

Mathematics/ Arithmetic  

25 Marks each

General Intelligence
Reasoning 50 Marks

RRB 2017-18 Eligibility Criteria

  • Age Limit: Candidate must be greater than 18 years of age and not less than 32 years.
  • Educational Qualification: Candidate must be 10th, 12th, ITI pass for Group C and Group D Posts, Graduates for Non- Technical Post, ASM and various post.

RRB NTPC Cutoff Marks

Category Cutoff Marks (Upper) Cutoff Marks (Lower)
Commercial Apprentice
General 91.47 83.82
Schedule Tribe 80.75 80.63
Other Backward Classes 94.28 82.44
Schedule Caste 80.04 74.05
Traffic Apprentice
General 82.76 79.62
Schedule Caste 73.29 73.29
Other Backward Class 80.04 78.85
Schedule Tribe 72.99 78.87
Goods Guard
General 83.43 75
Schedule Caste 72.23 65.01
Schedule Tribe 71.68 65.23
Other Backward Class 77.83 70.97
Senior Clerk
General 80.17 69.01
Other Backward Class 75.38 65.58
Schedule Tribe 57.83 57.83
Schedule Caste 64.08 59.37
Station Master (ASM)
General 76.13 68.73
Schedule Tribe 65.95 60.03
Schedule Caste 67.77 61.08
Other Backward Class 68.64 66.51

RRB NTPC Category Wise Cutoff 2017-18

Category Cutoff Marks
General 78.53
Schedule Caste 61.86
Schedule Tribe 75.21
Other Backward Class 65.14


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