RRB Recruitment 2023: Know eligibility criteria and exam dates

The Indian Railway, with 17 zones and a network of more than 67,000 kilometers is one of the largest rail networks in the world. It runs by the Indian Government through the Ministry of Railways. Every year, Indian railways provide a huge number of jobs in India. The Railway department is in charge of hiring and maintaining jobs within this system.

Approximately lakhs of undergraduates, graduates, and postgraduates apply for positions in the railway industry each year. After completing their 8th, 10th, and 12th grades as well as their diploma, ITI, graduation, engineering degree, MBA, and other postgraduate degrees, candidates can find great employment opportunities in the railway industry.

Indian Railways would be a good option if you’re looking for a job in the government in 2023. And if you want to earn a high salary according to your qualifications and location. Every year, Indian Railway announces thousands of vacancies in their 21 RRBs (railway recruitment boards) throughout the country. The Indian Railways publishes a variety of notifications each year for group-specific openings. Interested candidates should select their preferred career field and then follow the notifications for that job.

RRB Recruitment 2023

The official announcement from the Railway department is released on 31 July, 2023. The Railway Recruitment Board will release vacancies for various posts such as-

1Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)
2Technician, Junior Engineer (JE)
3Senior Section Engineer (SSE)
4Group D
5Goods Guard
RRB Recruitment 2023

The selection process for this national-level exam consists of three stages. These are the computer-based test, physical efficiency test, and then document verification.

RRB Recruitment 2023 Zone wise

Railway Recruitment Dept.Posts NameVacancyStart DateLast DateOfficial Notification
North Central RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Guard40904 August, 20233, September 2023 Click Here
Western RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Guard149202 August, 202331, August 2023Click Here
North Western RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Guard31203 August, 20232, September 2023 Click Here
ECOR RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Guard78104 August, 20234, September 2023 Click Here
DMRCGM04 August, 202323, August 2023  Click Here
South Eastern RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Guard69503 August, 20232, September 2023 Click Here
Central railwayALP, JE, Tech, Guard130303 August, 20234, September 2023 Click Here
West Central railwayALP, JE, Tech42403 August, 20232, September 2023 Click Here
South East Central railwayALP, JE, Tech101420 July, 202321, August 2023     Click Here
Southern RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Train Manager79030 July, 202330, August 2023     Click Here
Northern RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Goods Guard32329 July 202328, August 2023     Click Here
Eastern RailwayALP, JE, Tech, Train Manager74230 July 202330, August 2023     Click Here

RRB Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must meet the necessary eligibility requirements to apply for RRB Recruitment 2023. Even though the specific eligibility requirements for various exams may change depending on their notification, the following common criteria are listed below:

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • The minimum age is 18, and the maximum is 32 (with age relaxation e for categories defined by government policy).
  • The minimum academic qualification for the job is a 10th/12th/Diploma/Graduation or Postgraduation from any recognized board or university.

RRB Recruitment 2023 Important Dates

The RRB Recruitment 2023 notification is now expected to be getting released on March 24, 2023. The following are the expected key dates for the recruitment process:

Release of Official Notification1 August, 2023
Starting Date of Online Application2 August 2023
Last Date of Online ApplicationAugust/ September 2023
Admit Card ReleaseNovember 2023
Exam DatesNovember 2023
Result DeclarationDecember 2023
RRB Recruitment 2023 Important Dates

How to Fill RRB Recruitment 2023 Application form?

Interested candidates can apply for jobs with the Railway Recruitment Board by filling out an application on its official website.

  • First of all, Candidates will have to fill out the registration form on the official site.
  • The registration process includes providing details like name, father’s name, and date of birth, as per Matriculation/SSLC/High school examination certificate.
  • After you fill in the registration form, enter other relevant information such as your contact details and academic background.
  • A candidate must fill out the form completely with accurate information to avoid rejection.
  • Upload a digitally scanned copy of your photograph and signature in JPEG format.
  • Make the payment of the applicable application fee.
  • Check the application form twice for typing errors, missing information, or anything else before submitting it.
  • After submitting your application form, take a printout of the application form for future reference.

RRB Recruitment 2023 Fee

General and OBC category candidates will be required to pay a fee of Rs. 500. While SC/ST/PWD category aspirants can register by paying only Rs 250. You can make the payment online through a credit card, debit card or SBI e-challan, or post office challan. However, candidates should refer to the official notification for specific details.

Bottom Line

The RRB Recruitment 2023 is a fantastic opportunity for applicants looking to work for the Indian Railways. During this recruitment process, all applicants should get the equal opportunity—as well as transparency and fairness. All candidates should begin preparing for the exams immediately upon the release of the official notification. We wish good luck to all aspirants.

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