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Indian Railways- The Way to your Bright Future

Posted by Jyoti shah
October 9, 2017

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Railway Recruitment Board is a government organization which was set up by Ministry of Railways. Indian railways provide numerous job benefits, which attracts lakhs of young candidates to apply for the Railway Jobs and become part of this prestigious organization.


Indian Railway Jobs


Do you also dream to make your career in Indian Railways?


To apply for the Railway exams, you must be well aware about the Railway Exams conducted by Railway Recruitment Board. Here is the list of popular railway exams.


Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Exam


This exam is for the recruitment of Railway Loco Pilot. The Job of the Assistant loco pilot is to assist the driver who pilots the train. It is expected that the online application for RRB ALP Exam will start from 15th November 2017 and will end on 1st December 2017. The recruitment will be for 23801 posts, which may vary after the release of official notification.



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Railway Junior Engineer and Senior Section Engineer Exam


The Railway recruitment for Engineers include the posts of Junior Engineer and Senior Section Engineer. The basic qualification to apply for RRB JE SSE Exam is, the candidate must be graduated from a recognized Board or university. After qualifying, you can get the higher posts in the Engineering department in Railways.


The PayScale of JE Exam is given below:

Pay Scale Rs. 9300-Rs. 34800/-

Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-

Initial Pay Rs. 9300/-

Total Pay Rs. 13500/-


The PayScale of RRB SSE Exam is:

Pay Scale Rs. 9300-Rs. 34800/-

Grade Pay Rs. 4600/- Pay + Grade Pay Rs. 17140/-

DA (80.25% of (Pay + Grade Pay)) Rs. 11141/-

Total Gross Salary Rs. 28281/-

New Pension Scheme (10% of 17140) Rs. 1714/-

Others Rs. 500/-

Net pay Rs. 26067/



Railway Non-Technical Popular Category Exam

This exam is under the non-technical category in Railways. It is expected that there will be 2.5 lakhs vacancies going to be announced for the RRB NTPC posts. There are 9 job profiles under RRB NTPC Exam, these are:

  • Commercial Apprentice
  • Traffic Apprentice
  • Assistant Station Master
  • Traffic Assistant
  • Senior Time Keeper
  • Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk
  • Goods Guards
  • Junior Account Assistant
  • Senior Clerk cum Typist


Railway Group D Exam

Railway Group D Exam is for the post poster, helper, trackman, Khalasi, safaiwalas, hospital attendants, and other posts. The basic qualification requires for this post is the candidate must be 10th pass and should age between 18-31 years of age.  In the upcoming days, railway board will be going to announce the recruitment of 6500 posts for Railway Group D Exam.

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