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RRB Group D FAQs | Frequently Asked Questions For RRB Group D Exam

Safalta Expert Published by: Himani Mehra Updated Fri, 19 Nov 2021 12:23 PM IST

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) on behalf of the  Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) holds RRB Group D recruitment. The RRB Group D recruitment process is announced by the Railway Board via Railway Group D official notification on the website. RRB Group D recruitment is conducted to choose eligible candidates for Level-I posts.
  • Track Maintainer Grade-IV
  •  Helper/Assistant
  • Assistant for various technical departments (Mechanical, Electrical, and S&T departments)
  • Assistant Pointsman
  • Level-I posts of 7th CPC Pay Matrix in various departments of Indian Railways.
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        1. Name of the Examination RRB Group D
        3. Conducting authority Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) on behalf of Railway Recruitment Cells (RRCs)
        4.  Job location Across India
        5. Exam level National
        6. Exam category Matriculation
        8. Various Selection stages Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test, Document Verification and Medical Examination are conducted.
        9. Subjects to covered Mathematics, General Science, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness and Current Affairs
       10. Exam duration 90 Minutes
       11. Mode of Examination Computer-Based test
       12. Official website http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

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How many stages are there in RRB Group D Recruitment Process?

There are four stages in RRB Group D Recruitment Process: 
  • Computer Based Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

What is the minimum age to apply for RRB Group D Exam?

The minimum age to apply for RRB Group D Exam is 18 years.

What are the essential educational qualifications required to apply for RRB Group D Exam?

Candidates should be 10th Pass or ITI from Institution recognized by NCVT / SCVT or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT.
OR
Candidates should be 10th Pass plus National Apprenticeship (NAC) granted by NCVT or 10th Pass plus ITI from Institution recognized by NCVT / SCVT.

Is there negative marking in RRB Group D Exam?

Yes, there is negative marking in RRB Group D Exam. 1/3 of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for wrong answer.

What is Physical Efficiency Test in RRB Group D Exam?

Based on the merit list prepared after CBT, candidates twice the number of total vacancies will be called for Physical Efficiency Test. The details of PET are as follows:
Male Candidates Female Candidates
  • Should be able to lift and carry 35 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down.
  • Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in one chance.
  • Should be able to lift and carry 20 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down.
  • Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance.

What are the subjects from which questions are asked in RRB Group D Exam?

Questions are asked from Mathematics, General Science, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness and Current Affairs in RRB Group D Exam.

What is the upper age limit for RRB Group D Exam?

The upper age limit to apply for RRB Group D Exam is 31 years. However, there is upper age relaxation provided to candidates belonging to reserved categories.

I am trying to fill RRB Group D Application Form. What are the documents while filling the form?

Candidates should keep the following documents ready while filling RRB Group D Application Form:
  • Scanned passport size photo (20kb-50kb).
  • Scanned Caste certificate (50kb to 100kb). (If applicable)
  • Scanned passport size photo of the scribe (20kb-50kb). (If applicable

Where can I apply for RRB Group D Exam?

Candidates can apply for RRB Group D Exam by visiting the official website of Railway Recruitment Board.

How many attempts are allowed in RRB Group D Exam?

There are no fixed number of attempts if the candidates satisfies the eligibility criteria for RRB Group D Exam.

What is the application fee for RRB Group D Exam?

The details of application fee are as follows:
Candidate Categories Fee
For all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at Sl No 2 Rs 500/-
For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender /
Minorities / Economically backward class.
*This fee of Rs 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in CBT.
Rs 250/-*

What is the pattern of RRB Group D Computer Based Test?

The pattern of Computer Based Test of RRB Group D Exam is as follows:
Subjects No of questions Marks
General Science 25 25
Mathematics 25 25
General Intelligence & Reasoning 30 30
General Awareness  20 20
Total  100 100

What is the duration of RRB Group D CBT Exam?

The duration of RRB Group D CBT Exam is 90 minutes.

What is General Awareness syllabus for RRB Group D Exam?

The syllabus of General Awareness comprises of the following topics: Current Affairs, Polity, History, Economy, Geography, Art and Culture, Sports, Miscellaneous.

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