RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2020 Released Check Notice: Finally Railway Recruitment Board, Chairman has announced the RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2020 on 05th September 2020. Indian Railways had released RRB NTPC 2019 notification under Centralised Employment notice no. CEN 01/2019.
The exam is conducted to select candidates for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) graduate and undergraduate posts in various Zonal Railways and Production Units of Indian Railways. Here we will share the official notice and press release for RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2020.
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RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2020 Released: Overview
As per as latest update RRB NTPC CBT 1 examination will be conducted from 28th December to End of March 2021 tentatively. Candidates will able to download NTPC Exam admit card before 10 days of the exam.
|Name Of The Exam||RRB NTPC Exams 2020|
|Name Of The Organization||Railway Recruitment Board|
|Job Type||Central Government Job|
|Job Location||All Across India|
|RRB NTPC Total Vacancies||35,208 vacancies|
|Total Number Of Applicants For RRB NTPC||1,26,30,885|
|RRB NTPC Notification 2019 Released On||28th February 2019|
|RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2019||28th December 2020|
RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019
A total of 35,208 vacancies will be filled through RRB NTPC 2019-20. The notification was released in 2019 and the exam was scheduled to be conducted between June and September according to notification.
The posts included under RRB NTPC are given below.
|Accounts Clerk cum Typist||Junior Clerk cum Typist|
|Trains Clerk||Junior Time Keeper|
|Traffic Assistant||Commercial cum Ticket Clerk|
|Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk||Goods Guard|
|Senior Clerk cum Typist||Junior Account Assistant cum Typist|
|Senior Time Keeper||Commercial Apprentice and Station Master|
Railways to start Computer Based Test for notified 1,40,640 vacancies from 28th December 2020:
Vacancies are of 3 types:
- Non Technical Popular Categories(guards, clerks etc)
- Isolated & Ministerial
- Level 1(track maintainers, pointsman etc)
- Download – RRB NTPC Previous Year Question Papers PDF
RRB NTPC Vacancy Details 2019
As the name suggests, the NTPC recruitment is for Non Technical Popular Category posts. It is for different posts in level 1 of the 7th CPC pay matrix.
The railway recruitment board wise vacancies are:
- Central Railway – 9345
- East-Central Railway – 3563
- East-Coast Railway – 2555
- Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro – 10873
- North-Central Railway and DLW – 4730
- North-Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO – 4002
- North-Western Railway – 5249
- Northeast Frontier Railway – 2894
- Northern Railway, DMW and RCF – 13153
- South-Central Railway – 9328
- South-East Central Railway – 1664
- South-Eastern Railway – 4914
- South-Western Railway and RWF – 7167
- Southern Railway and ICF – 9579
- West Central Railway – 4019
- Western Railway – 10734
RRB NTPC Exam Dates 2019
|Date Of Notification Publication||28th February 2019|
|Starting Date Of Online Application||01st March 2019 at 16:00 hrs|
|Starting Date Of Online Application||31st March 2019 at 23:59 hrs|
|RRB NTPC 1st Stage CBT Exam Date 2021||28th December 2020 (Tentative)|
|RRB NTPC 2019 Exam Admit Card Date 2020||Before 10 Day’s|
- Also, Read – RRB NTPC Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2020 PDF
RRB NTPC Exam Date Notice 2020 PDF
The official notification for RRB NTPC Exam Date 2019 is yet to be released by Railway Recruitment Board. But Ministry of Railways has released a press release today which we are sharing here.
You can read It here and also check the official link given at the end of the article.
Indian Railways to start Computer Based Test for notified vacancies from 15th December 2020
Indian Railways is going to start computer based tests for notified vacancies from 15th December 2020.
Indian Railways had notified 3 types of vacancies. These were 35,208 for NTPC (non technical popular categories like guards, office clerks, commercial clerks etc), 1663 for Isolated & Ministerial categories (Steno & Teaches etc) and 10,3769 for Level 1 vacancies (track maintainers, pointsman etc).
In all RRBs had notified a total of 1.40 lakh such vacancies for NTPC categories, Level-1 Posts and isolated and miscellaneous categories. Against the above vacancies, RRBs had received more than 2.40 crore applications. The Computer Based Test (CBT) for above vacancies had to be deferred due to Covid-19 pandemic and resultant lockdown which was imposed throughout country.
Scrutiny of the applications had been completed but the process of further examination had got delayed due to covid related restrictions.
RRBs of Railways are committed to hold the CBT for all the notified vacancies and have been actively assessing the ground situation imposed due to pandemic. Now that experience of conduct examination for the JEE for IITs and NEET is there, it was felt that Railways too can start the process which had to be stopped due to Covid pandemic.
- Also, Check – RRB NTPC Salary 2020: Job Profile, Pay Scale & Promotions
- Official Notification of RRB NTPC
SOPs for conduct of examination of this magnitude are being framed. Norms of social distancing and other protocols prescribed by the various Central and State authorities need to be followed which are essential in the interest of safety of candidates.
Railway now proposes to commence 1st stage online computer based tests from 15 December, 2020 and necessary action has been initiated in this regard.
रेलवे में विभिन्न पदों की सभी 3 श्रेणियों के लिये भर्ती प्रक्रिया के आवेदनों की जांच पूर्ण की जा चुकी है, विभिन्न पदों पर भर्ती के लिये परीक्षाओं का आयोजन 15 दिसंबर से शुरु किया जायेगा। pic.twitter.com/FUqXkfjxl7
— Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) September 5, 2020