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Indian Railway Exam Eligibility Criteria 2017 Checkout! RRB/RRC Age/Edu

Indian Railway Exam Eligibility Criteria

Indian Railway Exam Eligibility Criteria Want to join Indian Railways? Then checkout Indian Railway Exam Eligibility Criteria from here!!! Indian Railways has 21 RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) and RRC (Railway Recruitment Commission) that conduct various examinations for filling up vacant positions. Job seekers who are willing to participate in these examinations to get a job in railway department they must ensure the Indian Railway Exam Eligibility Criteria 2017 such as educational qualification, age limit etc for all the positions through this single page.

There are various technical and non technical posts in Indian Railways that are needed to be filled time to time in different regions. For this purpose, different RRBs invite applications from the eligible candidates. But are you eligible or not? To know this you must go through this page completely that provide post wise eligibility criteria on one platform. To get detailed information related to Indian Railway Eligibility Criteria, check out this page which is well structured by www.recruitmentinboxx.com.

Indian Railway Exam Eligibility Criteria

Category of Exam:

Basically, Railway exam is classified into two sections:

The whole information about Indian Railway Recruitment Eligibility like nationality, age limitation and educational qualification etc is given under here for the quick reference of RRB contenders.

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Eligibility For Technical Cadre:

Nationality:

Candidates who want to apply for Technical Positions they should be Indian National.

Qualification and Age Limitation:

Post Name Educational Qualification Age Limit
Assistant Driver/ Data Entry Operators/ Skilled Fitters/ Health Inspector Grade IV/ Axle Unit Operators/Wheel Unit Operators/ Electrical Signal Maintainer Matriculation + ITI/ Diploma in Engineering 18-30 years
Apprentice in different Disciplines/ Apprentice Signal Inspector/Apprentice Permanent Way Inspector/ Depot Store Keeper/ Raj Bhasha Sahayak / Apprentice Inspector of Works/ Trainee Junior Draftsman (Electrical)/Apprentice Permanent Way Mistry/ Appr. Train Examiner Grade IlI/ Appr. Jr. Engineer (Telecommunication/Works) 10th + Diploma in Engineering 18-33 years
Train Examiners 12th Pass 18-33 yrs
Health Inspector Diploma in health Since/ B.Sc 18-33 yrs
Apprentice Assistant Chargeman (Electronics/Mechanical)/ Apprentice Senior Draftsman (Electronics/Mechanical) Matriculation + ITI/ Diploma 18-32 yrs
Assistant Programmer/ Diesel Foreman (Mechanical/ (Electrical)/ Law Assistant / Pharmacist/ Trainee Chargeman ‘B’ (Electrical/Electronics) Bachelor’s Degree 20-32 yrs
Staff Nurse B.Sc Nursing, GNM 20-40 yrs
Teachers Grade I-IV Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree Below 45 yrs

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Relaxation In Upper Age Limit:

Indian Railway provides relaxation in upper age limit to the candidates who belong to reserved categories as follows:

  • By 5 years for SC/ST candidates.
  • By 3 years for OBC candidates
  • For Ex-Servicemen, up to the extent of service rendered in Defence, plus 3 years, provided they have put in more than 6 months service after attestation.
  • By 5 years for candidates who have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989
  • By 10 years for UR Persons with Disabilities (PWD), 13 years for OBC Persons with Disabilities and 15 years for SC&ST Persons with Disabilities (PWD).

Eligibility For Non Technical Cadre:

Nationality:

Candidates who wish to get appointed as a non technical cadre they must be a citizen of India.

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Educational Qualification and Age Limitation:

Category Qualification Age
Traffic Apprentice/Commercial Apprentice Graduation 18-30 yrs
Assistant Station Master/Trainee Guard/Goods Guard Graduation 18-30 yrs
Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk Graduation (preference to those knowing typing with 30 wpm speed) 18-30 yrs
Office Clerk/Accounts Clerk Matriculation with minimum 50% marks. Typewriting proficiency of 30 wpm in English or 25 wpm in Hindi 18-30 yrs
Junior Accounts Assistant Graduation. Typewriting proficiency of 30 wpm in English 18-30 yrs
Clerk-cum-Typist Graduation. Minimum Typing speed of 40 wpm in English 18-30 yrs
Stenographer(English/Hindi) Matriculation or Equivalent (with certificate of 80 wpm in English/Hindi Stenography and 40 wpm in English/20 wpm in Hindi Typewriting speed) 18-33 yrs
Typist (English/Hindi) Matriculation (with Typewriting peed of 40 wpm in English/25 wpm in Hindi) 18-30 yrs
Train Clerk/Statistical Clerk/Goods Clerk/Coaching Clerk/Ticket Collector/Commercial Clerk Matriculation (with 50% marks) 18-30 yrs

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Upper Age Relaxation:

  • By 5 years for SC/ST candidates.
  • By 3 years for OBC candidates
  • By 10 years for UR persons with Disabilities (PWD) (13 Years for OBC PWD and 15 years for SC/ST PWD).
  • For Ex-Servicemen, up to the extent of service rendered in Defence, plus 3 years, provided they have put in more than 6 months service after attestation.
  • By 5 years for candidates who have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989
  • By 10 years for UR Persons with Disabilities (PWD), 13 years for OBC Persons with Disabilities and 15 years for SC&ST Persons with Disabilities (PWD).
  • In case of Divorced/ Widow women and women judicially separated from husband but nor remarried their upper age limit shall be 35 years for unreserved, 38 years for OBC and 40 years for SC/ St Category.

Details About RRB Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who satisfy the above provided RRB Exam Eligibility Criteria they can apply for their suitable post and then can appear in its written/ online examination to get selected. In case if any candidates will find ineligible at the time of selection then their candidature would be cancelled by the selection panel. So applicants must be very careful about RRC eligibility or RRB eligibility conditions while applying for any railway position.

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Candidates who will find eligible as per their details mentioned in application form will be called top participate in the selection process which can be varying according to the posts. Mainly the Indian Railway selection process consists of written/ online examination, interviews, medical examination, document verification and final merit list.

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37 comments

  1. Sir TC ke liye eligibility 10 honi chaiye mere pass ITI appeared first year h to sir m kon si job m apply Kar Sakta hi kya mere liye better rahega please sir bataye

  2. I passed senior secondary exams ( not employee of railway),
    Am I eligible for GDCE of railway?
    I try to register on rrcjaipur.in but there is a mandatory field
    Which is EMPLOYEE ID.
    What should I do?

    I AM AWAITING YOUR SUGGESTION …….

  3. I want railway government jobs.

  4. i m diploma pass out in mechanical engg, But i want to apply in railway recruitment group ‘D’ 2017

  5. Sir,
    I have passed my 10th standered board exam with 91.114 and 12th standered board exam with 90.5%.
    Now I am doing my b.sc. in Chemistry.
    Can I apply for railway recruitment exams?
    If I can,then which category will be preferable for me? Either technical or non technical?
    Pls help!
    Thank u

    • Hii Arkamita Das,
      Technical Jobs are required for Engineering Departments like RRB Junior Engineer (JE) & RRB Senior Section Engineer (SSE).
      Non- Technical Jobs includes:
      Ticket Collector
      Senior Time keeper
      Commercial Apprentice
      Clerk cum typist
      Goods guard
      Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist
      You can apply for No-technical posts.

  6. Ashik Kanniyan

    Can I apply exam for Indian railway after completing my diploma in architecture.if ,what to do for that? ..

  7. Sir,
    I am a bcom graduate students with 60% mark and I want to join in railway job in accountant section. So what should i have to do for that .help me????

  8. I want to know that what is the eligibility for group C .because I have non technical degree.

  9. Is the single sitting certificate eligible for railways jobs

  10. I passed 12 with 57% with pcm can i apply for any job…except railway police

  11. I took 5 years to complete my engineering degree. Am I eligible???

  12. I am in IIIrd year of Bsc with PCM and I wanna join Indian railways class I job . What are the qualifications required for it and how I apply for the job

  13. Sir, i am 12th passed in pcm and 1st year of b.sc physics honours.i join in T.T.E or T.C .please give me suggestion.

  14. Narendra yadav

    l have passed 12 th with pcm sir muje group c ke selection process bataye

  15. Amankumar Aryan

    What’s the posting for 12th qualification

  16. Sir , I hv passed 12 class with 96%and 10 class with 96.80% am I eligible for Indian railway job ,Wht should I have to do now

  17. Sir plz inform me about group c clerical jobs and eligibility to my email id

  18. Sir plz give me clear information about group c clerical posts and eligibility to my email id plz sir its the question of my life

  19. I am a law student, carrying 65 % marks. Am I eligible for this exams. I am under OBC category.

  20. avinash thupalli

    sir,
    i want to apply railway jobs….i was studying B.sc (nursing) 3rd year…plz tell me.

  21. I’m 12th pass. my dob is 17.08.19993

  22. What’s the posting for 10th qualifications

  23. I have finished 10th and my dob is 18, /07/1987 can I apply for railway job.
    Am I eligible pls reply

  24. i want to apply railway jobs…i completed bsc (Computer science)….PLZ tel me

  25. I have complete 12th standard on 2003.can I try any railway exam.how pls give me some suggestions. thanks.

  26. PG candidate can apply the railway,

  27. Sir,
    I want to prepare group(c) exam by online and self study.plz suggest me verywell

    • U cnt hve all the relavent knowledge required to crack RRB Group C from the internet, Until and unless u have books for general knowledge and reasoning.

  28. my favarat job in indian railways

  29. i am looking for railway jobs.

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