RRB Group D 2022 PET Exam Date Out: Railway RRB Group D Level 1 Recruitment 2022 has concluded the RRB Group D 2022 exam in 5 phases for recruiting 1,03,769 vacancies for the posts of Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant in various technical departments (Electrical, Mechanical and S&T departments), Assistant Pointsman, Level-I posts in other departments of Indian Railways. Railway Recruitment Board conducts RRB Group D Level 1, RRB NTPC and other railway examinations giving candidates a golden opportunity to fulfill their dream of joining the prestigious Government Sector (Indian Railways) in India. In this article, we are covering RRB Group D Recruitment Notification, Application Status, Exam Dates, Selection Process, Fee, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Vacancies, Eligibility Criteria & Admit Card. RRB Group D PET Exam Schedule has been announced to begin from 12th January 2023 onwards.

RRB Group D Recruitment 2022- Summary

Railway Recruitment Board conducts RRB Group D Exam for various posts (Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, Level-I posts) in the Railways. To know RRB Group D Exam in a better way, go through the brief as discussed in the below summary table.

RRB Group D 2022: Exam Overview
Name of the Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Job Role Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, Level-I posts 
Job Location Across India
Total Number of Vacancy 1,03,769
RRB Group D PET Exam Date 2022 12th January 2023 onwards
Qualification for RRB Group D 12th (+2 Stage) / Any Graduates
RRB Group D Age Limit 18 to 30 Years / 18 to 33 Years 
Selection for RRB Group D  Computer Based Test (CBT 1) 
Physical Efficiency Test (PET) 
Document Verification and Medical

RRB Group D 2022- Important Dates 

RRB Group D PET Exam Schedule 2022 for Physical Efficiency Test has been announced. PET for the shortlisted candidates to be held in January 2023 (1st/2nd week) by the Railway Recruitment Board on its official website. Let’s have a look at the important dates for RRC Group D Level 1 Exam 2022.

RRB Group D 2022 PET Exam Schedule Out

RRB has released the RRB Group D 2022 PET Schedule on the regional websites on 24th December 2022 for the candidates who have qualified for Physical Efficiency Test. Click on the below link to check the complete details for RRB Group D PET Schedule 2022. 

RRB Group D PET Exam Date 2022 Out- Check Schedule

RRB Group D 2022 Score Card

RRB has announced to release RRB Group D 2022 Score Card & Marks on the regional websites on 27th December 2022 for the candidates who have appeared in the CBT 1 exam. Click on the below link to check the complete details for RRB Group D Score Card 2022.

RRB Group D Score Card 2022- Click to Check

RRB Group D Cut Off 2022 Out- Click to Check

RRB Group D 2022 Notification

Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs) released an Official Notification for RRB Group D Level 1 Recruitment on 12th March 2019. RRB will be recruiting 1,03,769 vacancies for the posts of Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, Level-I posts through three stages selection process- CBT, PET, and Medical/Document Verification.

RRB-RRC Group D Level-I 2019-20 Official Notification [Download PDF]

RRB Group D 2022 Vacancy

As per the Official Notification, the recruitment will be conducted for 1,03,769 vacancies for the posts of Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant, Assistant Pointsman, Level-I posts through RRB Group D (Level-I) Exam 2022. Below is the tabulated data for the Zone wise & Category wise vacancy distribution for Railway RRB Group D 2022 Exam.

RRB Group D Vacancy 2022
Railway UR SC ST OBC EWS Total Vacancy Ex-SM CCAA PWBD Back-PwBD
Central Railway 3597 1398 759 2656 935 9345 1870 1870 449 0
East Central Railway 1369 555 325 956 358 3563 713 713 166 0
East Coast Railway 1034 412 198 653 258 2555 510 510 105 0
Eastern Railway, CLW,  & Metro 4926 1461 775 2619 1087 10873 2175 2175 589 05
North Central Railway and DLW 2080 678 317 1175 474 4730 948 948 145 06
North Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO 1570 615 307 1107 403 4002 802 802 157 0
North Western Railway 2132 814 384 1393 526 5249 1049 1049 324 0
Northeast Frontier Railway 1119 449 226 809 291 2894 575 575 144 0
Northern Railway, DMF and RCF 5144 2017 1031 3644 1317 13153 2630 2630 626 0
South Central Railway 3663 1432 722 2577 934 9328 1867 1867 125 0
South East Central Railway 797 219 115 366 167 1664 333 333 84 0
South Eastern Railway 1933 738 361 1305 482 4914 965 965 215 95
South Western Railway and RWF 2745 1138 557 2006 715 7167 1433 1433 193 06
Southern Railway and ICF 4363 1353 787 2118 958 9579 1914 1914 222 0
West Central Railway 1596 633 308 1080 402 4019 804 804 226 0
Western Railway 4287 1647 812 2914 1074 10734 2146 2146 556 0
Total Vacancies 42355 15559 7984 27378 10381 103769 20734 20734 4326 112

RRB Group D Selection Process

The selection process for various Group D posts will include three stages as below:

1. Computer-Based Test (CBT-1)

2. Physical Efficiency Test

3. Medical/Document Verification

RRB Group D 2022 Level-I Exam Pattern

Railway Administration reserves the right to conduct the CBT in either single or multi-stage mode. Candidates qualifying in the CBT shall have to undergo a Physical Efficiency Test (PET). It will be followed by Document Verification and Medical Examination. There shall be a negative marking for 1/3rd marks for each wrong answer.

The examination duration and number of questions for CBT are indicated below:

RRB Group D CBT-1 Exam Pattern 2022
Subjects No. Of Questions Marks Duration
General Science 25 25 90 Minutes
Mathematics 25 25
General Intelligence & Reasoning 30 30
General Awareness and Current Affairs 20 20
Total 100 100  

Click Here to View RRB Group D Exam Pattern 2022: CBT + PET + DV

RRB Group D 2022 Syllabus

RRB has published the detailed RRB Group D Syllabus along with its official notification. Before starting the preparation for the RRB Group D Level-I exam, the candidate must be familiar with the updated RRB Group D Syllabus And Exam Pattern. It will give you a brief idea to plan a strategy for scoring good marks in the exam. The syllabus for RRB Group D covers topics from General Science, Mathematics, General Awareness, General Intelligence, Current Affairs, and Reasoning. 

RRB Group D Syllabus 2022
Subject Topics
Mathematics Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.
General Intelligence and reasoning Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical Reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.
General Science Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level (CBSE).
Current Affairs General Awareness and Current Affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subject of importance.

All candidates can get a detailed RRB Group D Syllabus by clicking on the link mentioned below:

Click Here to View RRB Group D Syllabus 2022

Click Here for RRB Group D Previous Year Papers

RRB/ RRC Group D Salary

The basic salary of candidates selected under RRB Group D Recruitment will be Rs 18,000. Besides the basic pay, the selected candidates will be provided with other allowances including Dearness Allowance (DA), Daily Allowance, Transport Allowance, House Rent Allowance (HRA), Allowance for Night Duty, Medical Facilities, Overtime Allowance etc. The in-hand salary of RRB Group Posts is Rs. 22,500-Rs.25,380 per month.

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RRB Group D Level I Online Application

The Online Registration for Railway RRB Group D Recruitment Exam was started on 12th March 2019. The last date for the RRB Group D Level 1 Recruitment Process Online Application was 12th April 2019.

Apply Online Link for RRB Group D Level-I Exam [Inactive]

Steps to Apply for RRB Group D Vacancies

  1. Visit the official website http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/
  2. Click on the ‘New Registration’ link
  3. Register for the exam and submit required details like name, date of birth and father’s name, mother’s name, Aadhaar Number, SSLC/Matric registration number, year of passing, mobile number, email ID and then submit the registration form
  4. Upon registration, candidates need to verify email ID and mobile number through OTP
  5. Login on the home page using the registration number and password
  6. In Part I of the application page, candidates had to provide the details of educational qualification, community, gender, religion, Ex-Servicemen, CCAA, Minority, Economically Backward Class and Age Relaxation and other details
  7. In Part II of the application page, candidates had to indicate his/her priority/preference of the posts
  8. On completion of application details, candidates were redirected to the payment page using Online Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/UPI and Offline Challan
  9. Candidates were required to choose the exam language
  10. Candidates had to fill in the details of a valid photo ID card
  11. Enter bank details to get the refund of fees
  12. Candidates had to upload their scanned images of photograph and signature as per the format and SC/ST candidates were required to upload the category certificates
  13. Candidates had to agree to the terms and conditions and submit the application form

RRB Group D Level 1 Fee

The candidates who are interested in RRB Group D vacancies have to pay the requisite application fee as per the below-mentioned table-

S.No Category Fee
1 For GEN/OBC 
Out of this fee of Rs 500 an amount of Rs 400 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in 1st Stage CBT.
Rs. 500/-
2 For SC/ST/PWD/Women/Ex-Sm/Transgender/Minorities/Economically Backward 
This fee of Rs 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable on appearing in 1 stStage CBT.
Rs. 250/- 

RRB Group D Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for RRB Group D will be calculated on terms of nationality, educational qualification, and age limit. Only those candidates will be selected for RRB Group D recruitment process who fulfills the eligibility criteria as mentioned below.

Nationality

A candidate must be either:

  1. A citizen of India, or
  2. A subject of Nepal, or
  3. A subject of Bhutan, or
  4. Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  5. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Education Qualification

The candidates who had completed their High School (Class 10) from an institution recognized by NCVT/SCVT or held National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) provided by NCVT are eligible to apply for RRB Group D Recruitment Exam.

Age Limit (as on 01/07/2019)

The candidates who fall in the age group of 18 to 33 years are eligible to apply for RRB Group D exam. Age relaxation is provided as per the norms.

Age Group Upper limit of Date of Birth (Not earlier than) Lower limit of Date of Birth (Not later than)
18 to 33 years UR OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) SC/ST For all communities/ categories
July 2, 1986 July 2, 1983 July 2, 1981 01.07.2001

Medical Standards

Medical Standard Visual Acuity
A-2  Distant vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses (No fogging test)
Near vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 without glasses and must pass tests for colour vision, binocular vision, night vision, mesopic vision, etc
A-3  Distant vision: 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 2D)
Near vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses and must pass the test for colour vision, binocular vision, night vision, myopic vision, etc. 
B-1  Distant vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D)
Near vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass the test for colour vision, binocular vision, night vision, mesopic vision, etc. 
B-2  Distant vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D)
Near vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass the test for binocular vision, etc
C-1  Distant 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  Distant vision: 6/12 with or without glasses
Near vision: Sn. 0.6 combined with or without glasses where reading or close work is required

RRB Group D 2022 Admit Card

Candidates who have successfully applied for RRB Group D Recruitment 2022 Exam will be issued Admit Card for the first stage of CBT. Admit Card will be issued separately for CBT and PET. The CBT Admit card will be released tentatively 10 days before the exam date. The Admit Card for PET will be issued to those candidates who have successfully cleared CBT of RRC Group D Level-I 2022.

To login on the official website of Railway Recruitment Board, a candidate is supposed to have:

  1. Registration Number/Roll Number (पंजीकरण संख्या/रोल नंबर)
  2. Date of Birth/Password (जन्म तिथि / पासवर्ड)

The admit card for RRB Group D 2022 exam will be issued to candidates in two phases:

  1. For CBT (CBT के लिए )
  2. For PET (PET के लिए )

All candidates must go through the guidelines provided on the official website of Railway before downloading his/her admit card.

RRB Group D Level-I Exam Admit Card

RRB Group D Exam Analysis- Previous Year

The candidates must have a look at the previous year’s RRB Group D Exam Analysis from the below section to have an idea would be the expected pattern for the upcoming RRB Group D Exam.

RRB Group D Exam Analysis- Mathematics
Topic No of Questions
S.I, CI 1
Pipe & Cistern 1
Simplification 1
Time and Work 2
Number System 6
Time, Speed and Distance 4
Average 1
Trigonometry 2
Percentage 1
Mensuration 2
Ratio 4
Total 25
RRB Group D Exam Analysis- Reasoning
Topic No of Questions
Syllogism 2
Venn Diagram 2
Mathematical Calculation 1
Mirror Image 2
Odd one out 3
Analogy 2
Series 3
Direction 2
Statement & Conclusion 5
Counting Figure 2
Puzzle 2
Complete Figure 1
Blood Relation 3
Total 30
RRB Group D Exam Analysis- General Science
Topic No of Questions
Physics 8
Chemistry 10
Biology 7
Total 25
RRB Group D Exam Analysis- General Awareness & Current Affairs
Topic No of Questions
History 3
Polity 1
Geography 2
Economics 1
Current Affairs 13
Total 20

RRB Group D 2022 Answer Key

Once the exam is over, Railway Recruitment Board will release the provisional answer key with the correct responses to the questions asked in the examination. The candidates will also be given the opportunity to challenge the answer key with a fixed amount. The final answer key will be released after the objections are assessed by the exam authority.  

RRB Group D Answer Key 2022

RRB Group D 2022 Result

Railway Recruitment Board will be announcing the result for CBT after the examination for the same has been conducted. Results will be announced for CBT first. Candidates who clear CBT will be allowed to give PET of RRC Group D 2022 Exam. Results for PET will be released after the Physical Test for Men and Women has been successfully conducted by Railway Recruitment Board.

Click Here to View RRB Group D Result 2022

RRB Group D 2022 Cut Off

RRB will be releasing the cut-off marks for CBT Exam on its official website along with the result. The candidate has to score more than the cut-off marks to get qualified in the exam. The RRB Group D previous year cut off will be helpful in understanding the level of upcoming exams. The candidates who are going to appear in the upcoming RRB Group D Exam must go through the previous exam cut off from the below table.

RRB Group D Cut-Off 2018-19
region Category UR
Ajmer Community 73.73073
Ex-servicemen 40.20650
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Allahabad Community 74.57579
Ex-servicemen 40.00081
CCAA in Railways 41.16811
Ahemdabad Community 71.86468
Ex-servicemen 40.00159
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Bengaluru Community 62.01964
Ex-servicemen 40.23986
CCAA in Railways 42.59145
Bhopal Community 75.03355
Ex-servicemen 40.06859
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Bilaspur Community 70.22887
Ex-servicemen 40.04764
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Bhubaneshwar Community 73.86689
Ex-servicemen 40.04823
CCAA in Railways 40.79482
Chandigarh Community 75.07613
Ex-servicemen 40.00611
CCAA in Railways 40.42153
Chennai Community 71.53120
Ex-servicemen 40.14442
CCAA in Railways 41.54140
Gorakhpur Community 73.90623
Ex-servicemen 40.16889
CCAA in Railways 40.79482
Guwahati Community 77.09933
Ex-servicemen 40.86204
CCAA in Railways 40.42153
Kolkatta Community 80.57238
Ex-servicemen 40.01368
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Mumbai Community 67.96106
Ex-servicemen 40.16796
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Patna Community 77.00350
Ex-servicemen 40.19724
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Ranchi Community 76.30354
Ex-servicemen 40.09680
CCAA in Railways 40.04823
Secunderbad  Community 69.79887
Ex-servicemen 40.00159
CCAA in Railways 40.42153

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RRB Group D Exam Centres

RRB Group D CBT Exam will be held at various exam centers is tabulated below.

RRB Group D Exam Centres 2022
RRB Region  Cities
Andhra Pradesh Amalapuram, Anantapur, Bhimavaram, Challapalli, Chirala, Chittoot, Eluru, Gooty, Gudivada, Gudur, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kanchikachera, Kavali, Kurnool, Nandyal, Narasapuram, Narasaraopet, Nellore, Ongole, Prodattur, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Rajam, Rajampet, Srikakulam, Surampalem, Tadipalligudem, Tekkali, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vuzuabagran
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Johrat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Delhi/ NCR Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, New Delhi, Noida
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Bharuch, Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Dadra, Gandhinagar, Godhra, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Mehsana, Nadiad, Navsarim, 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
Karnataka Bagalkot, Belgaum, Bellary, Bijapur, Chikballapur, Chikmagalpur, Davanagre, Dharwad, Gadag, Gulbarg, Hassan, Hubli, Kolar, Mangalore, Mysore, Puttur, Shimoga, Surathkal, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada
Maharashtra Ahmednagar, Akola, Amaravati, Aurangabad, Beed, Bhandara, Buladena, Chandrapur, Dhule, Ghadchiroli, Gondia, Jalgaon, Latur, Madgaon, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nandurbar, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pandharpur, Parbhani, Pimpri, Chinchwad, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangamner, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Sindhudurg, Thane, Wardha, Washim, Yavatmal
Punjab Abohar, Amritsar, Banur, Barnala, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh, Sahib, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Khanna, Ludhiana, Malout, Moga, Mohali, Muktasar, Nawanshahr, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Ropar, Sangrur.
Rajasthan Abu Road, Ajmer, Alwar, Bharatpur, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Hanumangarh, Jaipur, Jhunjhunu, Jodhpur, Kota, Pali Marwar, Sikar, Sriganagnagar, Tonk, Udaipur
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Amroha, Banda, Barabanki, Bareilly, Bijnor, Bulandshahr, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Kaushambi, Lucknow, Mathura, Sitapur, Sultanpur, Varanasi
West Bengal Asansol, Bankura, Berhampore, Bishnupur, Burdwan, Durgapur, Haldia, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata, Greater Kolkata, Krishnagar, Siliguri

 

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