List of All Upcoming Railway Examination- Know Here

Railway Recruitment Board conducts RRB Exams. Recruitment takes place once a year and is very competitive. The RRB Exams 2022 recruitment for various exams was publicly announced through the examination's official website and soon they will release the notification for the RRB exam 2023. The Railway Recruitment Board posts the RRB Recruitment information on the RRB official website.

Before January 1985, the Railway Recruitment Board was known as the "Railway Service Commission." Entrance exams are conducted for the selection of technical and non-technical cadres in the Indian Railways. Now after so many years RRB has changed many rules and recruitment processes. Now RRB conducts separate exams for various divisions. Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) conduct various railway exams, including the RRB NTPC, RRB Group D, RRB ALP, and RRB JE.

In this article, we will see important information like exam dates, vacancies, or any changes for all these examinations.

List of All Upcoming Railway Examination- Know Here

Upcoming Railway Exams

For candidates to be aware of the exam dates for various Railway exams and plan appropriately, Railways releases the RRB 2023 exam calendar. Many open positions are publicly announced for various RRB exams, and millions of candidates apply to fill these positions in the Indian Railway. Let us see all the important information for upcoming RRB Exams one by one.


  • The RRB conducts the NTPC test, to hire applicants for a variety of positions, including Assistant Loco Pilot, Apprentice in Commercial, Line Man, Senior and Junior Time Keeper, Station Master, Senior and Junior Clerk cum Typist, Goods Guard, etc.
  • To get any of these jobs, aspirants need to give the RRB NTPC CBT 1 test. For the CBT 2 stage and skill test exam patterns for the NTPC vary from post to post. For the RRB NTPC test, candidates must schedule their studies according to a thorough understanding of the exam Pattern.

RRB NTPC Exam Dates

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released the dates for the CBAT Exam. The Railway Board has made available 35,281 posts in RRB's Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC).

According to the RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date Notice published on June 27, 2022, the online test for the RRB NTPC 2022 CBAT examination for applicants shortlisted in CBT 2 Exam for Pay Level 4 & 6 posts is on July 30th. 1.26 crore applicants submitted applications for this exam. Check out this table to view the important dates.

Events Dates
RRB NTPC Notification 28th February 2019
Date of Applying Online 01st March 2019
Last Date to Apply Online 31st March 2019
RRB NTPC Application Status 21st September 2020
RRB NTPC Exam Dates December 28, 2020, to July 31, 2021
Update Bank Details for Application Fee Refund 11th August to 07th September 2021
RRB NTPC CBT 1 Answer Key 16th August 2021
RRB NTPC Result for CBT 1 [Revised] 30th March 2022
RRB NTPC CBT-2 Result for Level 4 07th June 2022
RRB NTPC CBT-2 Cut Off for Level 4 07th June 2022
RRB NTPC CBT-2 Admit Card for Levels 2, 3, 5 08th June 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date for Levels 2, 3, 5 12th to 17th June 2022 [Pay levels 2, 3 & 5]
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Result for Levels 2, 5 18th July 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Cut-off for Levels 2, 5 18th July 2022
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Marks for Levels 2, 5 18th July 2022
RRB NTPC CBAT Exam Date for Levels 4 & 6 30th July 2022
RRB NTPC CBAT Exam result Not yet Notified
RRB NTPC CBAT Answer Key Not yet Notified

RRB NTPC 2022 Vacancy

The number of open positions for NTPC (Non-Technical Popular Categories) through the Railway NTPC Exam is updated to 35,281. Earlier, 35,208 positions were available for the RRB NTPC Exam.

Let us look at the number of openings by post for the Railway RRB NTPC Exam.

  1. Undergraduate positions that require a minimum of a 12th (+2 Stage) or equivalent exam and an age range of 18 to 30 years as of July 1, 2019, are available.
S. No. Name of the post Pay level Starting salary (Rs.) Vacancies in total
1 Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 4300
2 Senior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 760
3 Junior Time Keeper 2 19900 11
4 Trains Clerk 2 19900 592
5 Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 2 21700 4950
Grand Total 10603
  1. Graduate positions that require a university degree or its equivalent and an age range of 18 to 33 as of July 1st, 2019.
S.No. Name of the post Pay level Starting salary (Rs.) Vacancies in total
1 Traffic Assistant 4 25500 88
2 Goods Guard 5 29200 5748
3 Ticket Clerk cum Commercial assistant 5 29200 5638
4 Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 2854
5 Junior Account Assistant cum Typist 5 29200 3147
6 Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 6
7 Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 259
8 Station Master 6 35400 6865

RRB Exam Group D

Recruitment for RRB Group D Level 1 in 2021: Railway Track Maintainer Grade-IV, Helper/Assistant in various technical departments (Electrical, Mechanical, and S&T departments), and Assistant Points man, Level-I postings in other departments of Indian Railways are among the 1,03,769 positions that are filled through the RRB Group D Level 1 Recruitment 2022. There is no change in RRB Group D 2022 exam pattern, until further updates.

RRB Group D 2022 Exam Date

The Railway Recruitment Boards successfully held the RRB Group D 2022 CBT exam. Phase 1 CBT exam will conduct from August 17 to August 25. The RRB Group D exam is to take place on February 23, 2022, in several phases.

The introduction of the CBT 2 exam, however, sparked student protests, which led to the postponement of the exam. Following are the dates for the RRC Group D Level 1 exam in 2022.

Events Important Dates 2022
RRB Group D notification 22-Feb-2019
Application form 12- Mar-2019 to 12-Apr-2019
Online fee payment 12-Mar-2019 to 23 Apr-2019
Offline fee payment 12-Mar-2019 to 18-Apr- 2019
Fee payment through post office challan 11-Mar-2019 to 17-Apr- 2019
Final submission of application form 26-Apr- 2019
RRB Group D application status and link modification 15-Dec-2021 to 26-Dec-2022
RRB Group D City Intimation for Phase 1 10-Aug-2022
RRB Group D admit card for Phase 1 12-Aug-2022
Phase 2 admit card 22-Aug-2022
Phase 3 admit card 04-Sep-2022
Phase 4 admit card 15-Sep-2022
Phase 5 admit card 02-Oct-2022
RRB Group D exam dates 2022

23-Feb-2022 onwards

Phase 1: 17-Aug-2022 to 25-Aug-2022

Phase 2: 26-Aug-2022 to 08-Sep-2022

Phase 3: 08-Sep-2022 to 19-Sep-2022

Phase 4: 19-Sep-2022 to 07-Oct-2022

Phase 5: 06-Oct-2022 and 11-Oct-2022

RRB Group D answer key 2022 for CBT 14-Oct-2022
Answer key objection window 15-Oct-2022 to 19-Oct-2022
RRB Group D CBT-1 result Available Soon

RRB Group D2022 Vacancy

The list below includes the 2019 RRB Group D vacancy by zone. Although the announcement for the RRB Group D job was released in 2019, the hiring process started in 2022 due to the pandemic and protests.

Railway Total Vacancy
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, DMF 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
Total Vacancies 103769


  • Students who are interested in the positions of technicians and assistant loco pilots take the RRB Assistant Loco Pilot exam, also known as the RRB ALP exam. The Railway Recruitment Board managed all of India's railway zones.
  • The Railway Board has not yet published the updates of the RRB exam for the hiring of ALPs in 2021. Refer to the RRB ALP 2023 Notification for more details. Aspirants can check the recruitment details for the 2018-19 exam to get an insight into the same.
  • The RRB states that the number of openings listed in the notification is only an estimate and is subject to change based on the actual needs of the Railway Administration, either overall or for communities/posts/units at a later time.


  • The RRB JE is a Central Government Exam held to fill several technical rating posts such as Junior Engineer (IT), Junior Engineer (JE), Chemical Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) in the Indian Railways. Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer is the full form of RRB JE.
  • The RRB will soon announce the dates for the RRB JE exam 2022. All examination-related alerts will update accordingly. The application process is the same for all exams that the RRB conducts.


Now you have all the updates regarding the upcoming railway examinations. Aspirants can now prepare for their desired exam accordingly. RRB will soon release notifications for those exams for which no notifications are released yet. You can visit our website for more information regarding the exam. You can also download our app to get a notification for the latest updates regarding the exam.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. What are the upcoming railway exams in 2022?

Ans. The RRB has announced the exam date for RRB NTPC 2022 CBT 2. The RRB will conduct RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam from June 12 to June 17, 2022.

Q2. Which book is best for RRB NTPC preparation?

Ans. Analytical Reasoning by MK Pandey, and Test of Reasoning by Edgar Thorpe, are some popular books that you can refer to.

Q3. Which is the easiest exam on the railway?

Ans. The RRB Group D is one of the easiest government exams to crack.

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