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RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) is the recruiting authority for Indian Railways and releases vacancies notifications on a regular basis, informing candidates about the current job opening. There is no interview for group C and Group D posts under RRB Recruitment. The selection process is based on the preliminary exam, mains exam, medical exam and interview for some positions. It is subject to the rules and regulations issued by the Ministry of Railways, Government of India (GoI).
Indian railways is divided into various zones. All the zonal boards release separate vacancies for various posts. The various zones are mentioned in the following table. Candidates have to apply separately for all the regional posts.
|Railway Zone||Head Quarter||Divisions||Website|
|Central Railway||Mumbai||Mumbai, Nagpur, Bhusawal, Pune, Sholapur||http://www.cr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|East Central Railway||Hajipur||Danapur, Mughalsarai, Dhanbad, Sonpur, Samastipur||http://www.ecr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|Eastern Railway||Kolkata||Howrah I, Howrah II, Sealdah, Malda, Asansol, Chittaranjan, Kolkata Metro||http://www.er.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|East Coast Railway||Bhubaneshwar||Khurda Road, Waltair, Sambhalpur||http://www.eastcoastrail.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|Northern Railway||Baroda House, New Delhi||Delhi I, Delhi II, Ambala, Moradabad, Lucknow, Firozpur||http://www.nr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|North Central Railway||Allahabad||Allahabad, Jhansi, Agra||http://www.ncr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|North Eastern Railway||Gorakhpur||Izzatnagar, Lucknow, Varanasi, DLW||http://www.ner.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|North Frontier Railway||Maligaon, Guwahati||Katihar, Alipurduar, Rangiya, Lumding, Tinsukia||http://www.nfr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|North Western Railway||Jaipur||Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ajmer||http://www.nwr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|Southern Railway||Chennai||Chennai, Madurai, Palghat, Trichy, Trivandrum||http://www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|South Central Railway||Secundrabad||Secundrabad, Hyderabad, Guntakal, Vijayawada, Nanded||http://www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|South Eastern Railway||Garden Reach, Kolkata||Kharagpur, Adra, Chakradharpur, Ranchi, Shalimar||http://www.ser.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|South East Central Railway||Bilaspur||Bilaspur, Nagpur, Raipur||http://www.secr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|South Western Railway||Hubli||Bangalore, Mysore, Hubli, RWF/YNK||http://www.swr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|Western Railway||Mumbai CST||BCT, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Ratlam, Rajkot, Bhavnagar||http://www.wr.indianrailways.gov.in/|
|West Central Railway||Jabalpur||Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota||http://wcr.indianrailways.gov.in/.|
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Employment notices for all jobs under RRB Recruitment are published on websites, local/national newspapers, and employment news. Before moving to the RRB Online Registration, go through the content of employment news.
For applying, candidates should have a valid email ID and mobile number as all the communications are done on that. It should be noted that multiple applications from a candidate will result in rejection of the RRB Online Application Form.
Select zone for which you wish to submit the RRB Online Application Form and “Continue”. Check the vacancy before applying for Railway Recruitment.
A recent passport sized colored photograph of size 3.5 CM X 3.5 CM in jpg/jpeg (100 DPI, 20KB – 50KB) format of candidate and scribe have to be uploaded. Candidates belonging to SC/ST who want to avail facility of free travel, have to keep a scanned copy of their certificate (50 KB – 100 KB, jpg/jpeg format).
There are 5 stages in RRB Online Registration
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Candidates should meet the medical fitness standards before filling the RRB Application Form. For the appointment, candidates will have to pass the requisite medical fitness test. It is conducted to ensure that candidates are medically fit to carry out the duties. The medical standards for different categories are mentioned below:
|A-1||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 without glasses (must clear fogging test) and must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision.|
|A-2||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 without glasses and must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision.|
|A-3||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses (power should not exceed 2D).
Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses and must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision.
|B-1||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power should not exceed 4D).
Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision
|B-2||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power should not exceed 4D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass test for Field of Vision.|
|C-1||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.|
|C-2||Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards - Distance Vision: 6/12, Nil with or without glasses. Near Vision, Sn: 0.6 combined with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.|
Visual Acuity Standard is one of the important criteria of the medical fitness of railway staff. It is commonly referred as clarity of vision.
All the candidates have to appear for an online Computer Based Test (CBT). RRB fixes cut off for each category and qualifying candidates will be called for further rounds of the recruitment process.
Under RRB Recruitment, Assistant Station Master and Traffic Assistant aspirants are required to appear in the Aptitude Test after clearing RRB Online Test/ CBT. Qualified candidates will be called for document verification. A weightage of 70% (CBT marks) and 30% (aptitude test marks) is considered for preparing the merit list.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.