Indian Railways

Indian Railway is another big organization which recruits lots of candidates in multiple posts in every year. All the Government job seekers dream for have any position under Indian Railway Department. There are lots of reasons behind the dream. The Indian Railway Employees get various opportunities other than a handsome salary. They get free passes though which they can travel through- out India without any cost. And this facility is applicable for the family members of the employee. Various posts are available under RRB (Railway Recruitment Board). So this is the best platform for every aspirant who is seeking for Government jobs under Central Government of India. The candidates with the educational qualification of 8th Standard pass up to the candidates with Post Graduation or even Ph.d.

The RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) offers various vacancies in every year. There is no exception in this year, 2016. Goods Guard, ASM (Assistant Station Master), SM (Station Master), Traffic Assistant, different types of Clerks, Typist etc. The RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) is such an organization which provides Technical and Non Technical posts for the efficient and eligible candidates.

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Indian Railway Examination Pattern 2016:

In every year thousands and thousands applicants drop their applications for various posts of Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). So the aspirants must be acknowledged with some important info regarding the various job profiles under Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). The applicants who are applying for any post of Indian Railway they must aware about the rules and Examination Pattern of Indian Railway Recruitment Board. But the new applicants do know all the important things regarding the rules and regulation of railway recruitment examination. This web page will help our readers completely.

Indian Railway Examination Question Pattern 2016:

Now we are discussing about the Examination Pattern, Examination Duration, and Examination Syllabus of the Non Technical posts of Indian Railway under RRB (Railway Recruitment Board). The Written Examination is taken to select the eligible candidates for various posts of Indian Railway Department. In 2016 the candidates who will appear for the examinations for Railway Services, have to answer 100 questions. All questions will in MCQ format. Each question carries 1 mark. So total Marks will be 100 and the candidates will get 90 (Ninety) minutes to answer these questions. Negative Marking is also applicable in Examination Pattern. 1/3 marks will be deducted for your wrong answer. So please be very careful while you are answering the questions. For more detail information regarding the jobs under Railway Department please log on to . This is the official website of Indian Railway Department.


Serial number Name of Examination Name of Subject Marks Duration
1 Written Test General Knowledge 20 90 Minutes
2 Arithmetic Ability 25
3 General Intelligence 25
4 General Science 30
Total 100


Subjects including the Chapters or Topics details of Indian Railway 2016 Examination:

The applicants need to prepare the below mentioned Subjects and the particular Chapters or Topics for any Non Technical Posts under The RRB (Railway Recruitment Board). This table also help you to select your right practice books for Railway Examination 2016.




·         General Intelligence & Reasoning

Analytical Reasoning


Blood Relationships





Similarities and Differences

Number Series

Symbols and Notations

Alphabet Series

Data Sufficiency




Non Verbal Reasoning

Visual Ability etc

·         General Awareness

Current Events  Regional, National and International Events     Environment issues         History Books and Authors              Geography        Awards and Honors                     Science – Inventions and Discoveries             International and National Organizations             Abbreviations             Indian National Movement              Indian Economy              Indian Constitution              Important Days              Science and Technology              Sports              Countries and Capitals etc      

·         Numerical or Quantitative Aptitude

       Average              Number Systems              Percentages              Ratio and Proportion              Pipes and Cisterns              Problems on Trains              Problems on Ages              H.C.F. and L.C.M              Profit and Loss              Time and Distance              Clocks and Calendars              Data Interpretation              Mixture and Alligation              Boats and Streams              Simple and Compound   Interest                          Time and Work              Discounts etc

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Group C and D Recruitment in Eastern Railway 2016
Indian Railways, Job ID: 122675, Posted on : 11th Oct, 2016, Last Date of Application: 4th Nov, 2016

The ER (Eastern Railway) invites all the applicants for the post of D Group and C Group against Guide and Scout Quota. A sum total of 10 posts are vacant. For the post of C Group there are Two (2) posts vacant and the monthly  pay scale for the available post is Five Thousand and Two Hundred to Twenty Thousand and Two Hundred (5,200 – 20,200). The grade pay for the available post is One Thousand and Nine Hundred (1,900). The educational qualification required for the post is Class 12 pass or equivalent with a minimum of aggregate 50% marks along with the qualification of Guide and Scout. For the post of D Group (Erstwhile) there are Eight (8) posts vacant and the monthly pay scale for the post is Five Thousand and Two Hundred to Twenty Thousand and Two Hundred (5,200 – 20,200). The Grade pay for the post is One Thousand and Nine Hundred (1900). The educational qualification required for the post is ITI or Class 10 pass or equal or NAC (National Apprenticeship Certificate) permitted by NCVT with Guide and Scout qualification. The candidate should be an Indian National and the age limit for the C Group is Eighteen to Twenty Nine (18 – 29) years and D Group is Eighteen to Thirty Two (18 – 32) years as on 1 January 2017.


There is the provision of relaxation of age. In case of candidates falling in the OBC category it is Three (3) years and for the ST/SC Category the age relaxation is Five (5) years. The selected candidates will be posted in different places all over India. The selection procedure for the vacant posts has not been mentioned. Application fee of Five Hundred (500) has to be furnished for the General and OBC candidates and Two Hundred and Fifty (250) for the Economically Backward Class/Ex. Servicemen/Women/ST/SC/Minorities and PWD through IPO (Indian Postal Order) in favor of Eastern Railway, FA and CAO, to be paid at Kolkata. Applicants can apply for the application by attaching the attested necessary documents along with two latest passport size pictures and Sports Certificate and mail it by post to the address mentioned below. The last date for submitting the application is on 4 November 2016.

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Post : Group C and Group D Post
Name of the PostGroup C and Group D
Available Vacancy
  • Group C has 2 vacancies.
  • Group D has 8 vacancies.
Job LocationAll States
  • Group C : The range of Pay Scale is from Rs. 5200/- to Rs. 20200/- with the Grade Pay of Rs. 1900/- in every month.  
  • Group D : The range of Pay Scale is from Rs. 5200/- to Rs. 20200/- with the Grade Pay of Rs. 1900/- in every month.  
Educational Eligibility
  • For Group C: The applicants with 12th or its equivalent examination with 50% marks in aggregate with Scout and guide qualification can apply for the post.
  • For Group D : The applicants with 10th pass or ITI or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC)granted by NCVT with Scout and guide qualification can apply for the post.
Last Date Of Application4th Nov, 2016
Exam DateExam Date is not available yet. We will diplay the date soon..
Age Limit
  • For Group C : The applicants from 18 years to 29 years as on 01.01.2017 are eligible to apply for the post.
  • For Group D : The applicants from 18 years to 32 years as on 01.01.2017 are eligible to apply for the post.
Application FeeCandidates belonging General/OBC have to pay Rs. 500/- & Rs. 250/- (for SC, ST, Ex-servicemen, PWD, Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes) through Indian Postal Order drawn in favour of FA&CAO,Eastern Railway, Kolkata payable at Kolkata.
Application Process

The willing applicants are asked to Click here to Download the Application Form of the Post and send the filled form with all the relevant documents (self attested photocopies) to the below mentioned address:



The Chief Personnel Officer, E.Rly.,

17, Netaji Subhas Road (1st floor),

CPO Office, Recruitment Section,

Fairlie Place, Kolkata 700 001 . 

Mode Of Selection Processwill be announced later.

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