Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) releases vacancies for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) that provide a golden chance for graduate/undergraduate aspirants to apply for the posts namely: Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Junior Time Keeper, Trains Clerk, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Traffic Assistant, Goods Guard, Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Account Assistant cum Typist, Senior Time Keeper, Commercial Apprentice and Station Master in various Zonal Railways and Production Units of Indian Railways.
Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) every year recruits candidates for various Indian Railway posts. RRB is an organization belonging to the Government of India. There are 17 RRB zones on Indian Railways. Like every year Railway Recruitment Board is going to conduct RRB NTPC Recruitment 2022 for various posts such as Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Junior Time Keeper, Trains Clerk, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Traffic Assistant, Goods Guard, Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Account Assistant cum Typist, Senior Time Keeper, Commercial Apprentice and Station Master in various Zonal Railways and Production Units of Indian Railways.
RRB NTPC 2022 Notification.
The Railway Recruitment Board has successfully conducted the CBT 2 exam on the 9th & 10th May 2022 for Level 4 & Level 6 posts. RRB released the official RRB NTPC CBT 1 result on 14th January 2022, which was later revised on 30th March 2022 because of a protest. In this article, we have discussed all the detailed information regarding the RRB NTPC 2022. Candidates must go through the detailed information from important dates to the exam schedules, results, and much more.
|Organization||Railway Recruitment Board|
|Exam Name||RRB NTPC|
|Posts Name||State Service & Subordinate Posts|
|RRB NTPC CBT-1 Exam Date||28th December 2020 to 31st July 2021|
|RRB NTPC Result Date||14th January 2022|
|RRB NTPC Result Date Revised||30th March 2022|
|RRB NTPC Cut Off||30th March 2022|
|RRB NTPC Marks & Score Card||30th March 2022|
|RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date||12th June to 17th June 2022|
|RRB NTPC CBT 2 Result Date||18th July 2022|
|RRB NTPC Cut Off||18th July 2022|
|RRB NTPC Marks & Score Card||18th July 2022|
|Selection Process||CBT-1, CBT-2, Skill Test, Document Verification, Medical Test|
|Total No. of Applicants||1,26,30,885|
RRB NTPC Exam Date 2022.
1.26 crore applications from undergraduate and graduate candidates were received by the railways from all over India. It had been the talk of the town for a long time now. The RRB NTPC CBT 2 result for Level 2 and 5 was released on 18th July 2022 for the exam scheduled from 12th June-17th June 2022.
RRB NTPC Exam Date 2022
|Phases of Exam||RRB NTPC Exam Dates||No. of Candidates|
|RRB NTPC CBT 2||12th June to 17th June 2022(9th and 10th May 2022)||1,28,708|
|RRB NTPC Result||14th January 2022||–|
|RRB NTPC 7th Phase||23rd, 24th, 26th, and 31st July 2021||2.78 Lakh Candidates|
|RRB NTPC 6th Phase||April 1, 3, 5, 6, 7 and 8||6 lakh Candidates|
|RRB NTPC 5th Phase||4th March to 27th March 2021||19 lakh Candidates|
|RRB NTPC 4th Phase||15, 16, 17, 22,23,|
27 Feb and March 1, 2, 3
|16 lakh Candidates|
|RRB NTPC 3rd Phase||31st Jan to 12th Feb 2021||28 lakh candidates|
|RRB NTPC 2nd Phase||16th Jan to 30th Jan 2021||27 lakh candidates|
|RRB NTPC 1st Phase||28th Dec to 13th January 2021||23 lakh candidates|
RRB NTPC Vacancy 2022.
RRB NTPC Vacancy 2022 for Government Recruitment Exam has been revised to 35,281. Railway has revised the vacancy to 35,281 for the posts of NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Categories) through Railway NTPC Exam. The region-wise vacancies were released and candidates were required to apply for one region. Check out the distribution of vacancies:
|Name of RRBs||No. Of Vacancies|
RRB NTPC 2022 Highlights.
|NTPC Full Form||Non-Technical Popular Categories|
|Name of the Organization||Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
General Category– INR 500
SC/ST/Exserviceman/Women/Minorities/Physically handicapped candidates – INR 250
|Exam Mode||Offline (CBT)|
|Exam Duration||2 Hours|
|Stages of Exam/Selection Process|
|Medium/Language of Exam||15 Languages|
RRB NTPC 2022 Eligibility.
In order to be eligible to apply for various posts of RRB NTPC 2022, one must satisfy the academic eligibility criteria set by the authority. The RRB NTPC 2022 eligibility criteria include Nationality, Age and Educational Qualification. The applicants must go through the eligibility criteria in order to fill the application form and avoid rejection at any later stage.
RRB NTPC Nationality.
A candidate must belong to the following nationalities:
- An Indian citizen
- A subject of Nepal or Bhutan
- A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 to permanently settle in India
- A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with to permanently settle in India.
RRB NTPC Age Limit.
- The candidates who are applying for the Undergraduate Level posts (After Class XII) must be between 18 to 30 years of age.
- The candidates applying for Graduate level posts must be between 18 to 33 years of age.
- The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) offers relaxation to the candidates belonging to the reserved categories as per the Government’s norm.
|Category||Upper Age Relaxation|
|OBC-Non Creamy Layer (NCL)||3 years|
|PwBD UR||10 years|
|PwBD OBC-NCL||13 years|
|PwBD SC/ST||15 years|
RRB NTPC Educational Qualifications.
The candidates who have passed class XII or have a graduate degree in any stream are eligible to apply for RRB NTPC 2022 exam.
|Name of the Post||Minimum Educational Qualification|
|Commercial Apprentice||Degree from a recognized university or equivalent|
|Station Master||Degree from a recognized university or equivalent|
|Goods Guard||Degree from a recognized university or equivalent|
|Junior Accounts Assistant Cum Typist||Degree from a recognized university or equivalent +Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on the computer is essential.|
|Senior Clerk Cum Typist||Degree from a recognized university or equivalent +Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on the computer is essential.|
|Senior Commercial Cum Ticket Clerk||Degree from recognized university or equivalent|
|Senior Time Keeper||Degree from recognized university or equivalent. Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on the computer is essential.|
|Traffic Assistant||Degree from recognized university or equivalent|
|Commercial Cum Ticket Clerk||12th (+2 Stage) or equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks are not to be insisted upon in case of SC/ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualification higher than 12th (+2 stage)|
|Accounts Clerk Cum Typist||12th (+2 Stage) or equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks are not to be insisted upon in the case of SC/ST / Persons with Benchmark Disability / Ex-servicemen and candidates who possess qualifications higher than 12th (+2 stage). Typing proficiency in English / Hindi on the computer is essential.|
|Junior Clerk Cum Typist|
|Junior Time Keeper|
RRB NTPC 2022 Vacancies.
As per the latest notifications of RRB NTPC, published on January 12, 2022, the vacancies for Non-Technical Popular Categories have increased to 35,281 from 35, 208. The bifurcation of the number of vacancies for the various posts at RRB, Bangalore NTPC is discussed below in detail.
The tentative number of vacancies for the RRB NTPC undergraduate level posts are tabulated below:
|Name of the post||Level in 7th CPC||Initial pay (INR)||Medical Standard||Total Vacancies(All RRBs)|
|Junior Clerk cum Typist||2||19900||C-2||4300|
|Accounts Clerk cum Typist||2||19900||C-2||760|
|Junior Time Keeper||2||19900||C-2||11|
|Commercial cum Ticket Clerk||3||21700||B-2||4940|
|Name of the post||Level in 7th CPC||Initial pay (INR)||Medical Standard||Total Vacancies(All RRBs)|
|Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk||5||29200||B-2||5638|
|Senior Clerk cum Typist||5||29200||C-2||2854|
|Junior Account Assistant cum Typist||5||29200||C-2||3147|
|Senior Time Keeper||5||29200||C-2||6|
RRB NTPC 2022 Educational Qualifications.
The minimum educational qualifications required to appear in the RRB NTPC 2022 stage 1 exam have been mentioned below:
For Under Graduate Posts: Candidates must pass Minimum Educational Qualification of 12th (+2 Stage) or its equivalent examination.
For Graduate Posts: Candidates with a Minimum Educational Qualification of a University Degree or its equivalent will be eligible to apply.
Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed minimum educational qualification SHOULD NOT apply.
- Candidates can apply to only one RRB NTPC 2022 Post.
- Application to more than one will lead to the rejection of all the applications.
- Any attempt to submit more than one application by a candidate against this CEN shall result in disqualification and debarment.
- If candidates are eligible for more than one level of 7th CPC posts, then they can apply for those posts.
- The candidates are required to indicate their Post-wise and Railway/Production Unit (PU) wise preferences very carefully.
RRB NTPC 2022 Exam Centers
The RRB NTPC exam is conducted in almost all the states and union territories in India. The candidates are allowed to choose 5 RRB NTPC exam centres in the order of their preference for the RRB NTPC 2022 exam. In the RRB NTPC 2022 admit cards, the exam centre in which the candidate must appear is mentioned.
After the allocation of RRB NTPC exam centre, the candidates do not possess the right to change the exam centre as per their preference.
|State/UT||Exam centres for RRB NTPC 2022 Exam|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair|
|Andhra Pradesh||Amalapuram, Anantapur, Bhimavaram, Challapalli, Chirala, Chittoot, Eluru, Gooty, Gudivada, Gudur, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kanchikachera, Kavali, Kurnool, Nandyal, Narasapuram, Narasaraopet, Nellore, Ongole, Proddatur, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Rajam, Rajampet, Srikakulam, Surampalem, Tadepalligudem, Tekkali, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Itanagar, Naharlagun|
|Assam||Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur|
|Bihar||Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan,|
|Chhattisgarh||Bilaspur, Durg, Bhilai Nagar, Raipur,|
|Delhi/NCR||Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, New Delhi, Noida|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad, Anand, Bharuch, Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Dadra, Gandhinagar, Godhra, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Mehsana, Nadiad, Navsari Rajkot, Silvassa, Surat, Surendranagar, Vadodara, Valsad, Vapi|
|Haryana||Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hisar, Jhajjar, Jind, Kaithal, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Mohindergarh, Panchkula, Panipat, Rewari, Rohtak, Sirsa, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar|
|Himachal Pradesh||Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamsala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Palampur, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Sunder Nagar|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Anantnag, Awantipora, Baramulla, Jammu, Kathua, Pulwama, Samba, Srinagar, Udhampur.|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi|
|Karnataka||Bagalkot, Belgaum, Bellary, Bengaluru, Bidar, Bijapur, Chikballapur, Chikmagalur, Davanagere, Dharwad, Gadag, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Kolar, Mangalore, Mysore, Puttur, Shimoga, Surathkal, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada.|
|Kerala||Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thrissur, Trivandrum.|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain.|
|Maharashtra||Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad, Beed, Bhandara, Buldhana, Chandrapur, Dhule, Gadchiroli, Gondia, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Madgaon, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nandurbar, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pandharpur, Parbhani, Pimpri, Chinchwad, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangamner, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Sindhudurg, Thane, Wardha, Washim, Yavatmal|
|Odisha||Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur-Ganjam, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jeypore, Jharsuguda, Khurda, Rayagada, Rourkela, Sambalpur,|
|Punjab||Abohar, Amritsar, Banur, Barnala, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh, Sahib, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Khanna, Ludhiana, Malout, Moga, Mohali, Muktsar, Nawanshahr, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Ropar, Sangrur,|
|Rajasthan||Abu Road, Ajmer, Alwar, Bharatpur, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Hanumangarh, Jaipur, Jhunjhunu, Jodhpur, Kota, Pali Marwar, Sikar, Sri Ganganagar, Tonk, Udaipur|
|Tami Nadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Kanyakumari, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Thoothukudi, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli, Tirupur, Tiruvannamalai, Vellore, Villupuram, Virudhunagar|
|Telangana||Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kodad, Mahabubnagar, Nalgonda, Nizamabad, Ranga, Reddy, Secunderabad, Siddipet, Warangal.|
|Tripura||Agartala, Bisramganj, Khowai, Teliamura, Udaipur|
|Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Amroha, Banda, Barabanki, Bareilly, Bijnor, Bulandshahr, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Kaushambi, Lucknow, Mathura, Sitapur, Sultanpur, Varanasi|
|Uttarakhand||Dehradun, Haldwani, Nainital, Roorkee, Rudrapur, Udham Singh Nagar|
|West Bengal||Asansol, Bankura, Berhampore, Bishnupur, Burdwan, Durgapur, Haldia, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Kolkata/Greater Kolkata, Krishnanagar, Siliguri|
What is RRB NTPC 2022?
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What is the selection process for RRB NTPC 2022?
RRB NTPC Official Website – https://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/