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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    Railway Recruitment Board GROUP D
  • Exam Dates
    July-September 2022 (Tentative)
Exam Dates
  • Start of Registration Process
    March 12, 2019 (5 pm onwards)
  • End of Registration Process
    April 12, 2019 (up to 11:59 pm)
  • Last Date of Payment of Application Fee
    April 23, 2019 (up to 11:59 pm)
  • Admit Card Release Date
    Expected Soon
Eligibilty Criteria

RRC lays down very generic eligibility criteria for RRB Group D posts. The RRB Group D eligibility criteria are stated below.

  • The candidates must be Indian citizens to apply for RRB Group D. A subject of Nepal, Bhutan, a refugee from Tibet, or a person of Indian origin who migrated from other countries to permanently reside in India is eligible to apply.
  • The educational qualifications that an RRB Group D applicant must possess are:
    1. Class 10th pass certificate, or
    2. ​ITI degree or diploma

Candidates in their final year of study or awaiting their results are not eligible to apply.

Exam Pattern

The first stage of the RRB Group D exam is a Computer Based Test (CBT). The questions are Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type.

The salient features of the RRB Group D exam pattern 2022 are mentioned in the table below:

RRB Group D Exam Particulars RRB Group D Exam Details
Mode of Exam CBT
Type of Questions MCQ
Number of Questions 100
Total Marks 100 Questions * 1 Mark = 100 Marks
Negative Marking ⅓ Marks for Each Wrong Answer
Sections In RRB Group D CBT General Science (25 Questions)
Mathematics (25 Questions)
General Intelligence and Reasoning (30 Questions)
General Awareness and Current Affairs (20 Questions)
Total Time 90 Minutes (1 Hour 30 Minutes)

The Following table shows the detailed RRb Group D CBT Exam Pattern 2022 with number of questions asked from each subject and marks allotted to them.

Subject No. of Questions Max Marks Allotted Duration
General Science 25 25 90 Minutes
Mathematics 25 25
General Intelligence & Reasoning 30 30
General Awareness & Current Affairs 20 20
Total 100 100

The RRB Group D syllabus is divided into the following 4 sections:

  1. General Science
  2. Mathematics
  3. General Intelligence and Reasoning, and
  4. General Awareness and Current Affairs

The RRB Group D 2022 latest syllabus is mentioned in the table.

RRB Group D Subjects RRB Group D Syllabus
General Science Physics, Chemistry, and Biology of 10th standard level (as per NCERT textbooks).
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 Awareness and Current Affairs Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subject of importance.

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