RRB NTPC 2019 Eligibility

RRB NTPC 2019 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate can apply under one RRB only but can apply for all the posts through a single application & mention the order of preference.

  • In order to apply RRB NTPC, a candidate must fulfil the following eligibility conditions:


RRB NTPC 2019 Exam Eligibility -  Based on Nationality:

(i) A candidate must be either:

  • a citizen of India, or

  • a subject of Nepal, or

  • a subject of Bhutan, or

  • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

(ii)  A candidate who needs an eligibility certificate can be allowed for the examination but he/she can receive the offer of appointment only after the Government has issued an eligibility certificate to them.


RRB NTPC 2019 Exam Eligibility - Based on Education:

  • Candidates should have the Educational/Technical qualifications indicated against the notified posts, from recognized Board/NCVT/SCVT as on the closing date for submission of the ONLINE application.

  • Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational/technical qualification SHOULD NOT apply.

  • Graduate Act Apprentice or Diploma/Degree in Engineering will not be accepted in lieu of the course completed Act Apprenticeship / ITI.

  • Graduation through non-formal / distance education:

    In case, a candidate has a degree through non-formal / distance education, then they need to meet either of the two criteria mentioned below, in addition to those discussed for candidates who have completed their graduation through regular mode:

    • The candidate should have completed 12 years of schooling through an Examination conducted by a Board / University, OR

    • The candidate should have passed an entrance test by the University to enrol in a 3-year degree program through distance/non-formal education

    • The candidate must not have been below 18 years of age as on 1st July of the year of admission to this course.


RRB NTPC 2019 Eligibility - Based on Age Limit and Relaxations: 

  • The Age limit for any post in level 1 of the 7th pay matrix is from 18-31 years.

  • The lower and upper age limit is common for all the notified posts and the same shall be reckoned as on 01.07.2019.

  • The relaxation in upper age limit for the various categories is shown in the table below and is dependent on submission of requisite certificates.

Sl No.

Community/ Categories

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit (or) Maximum Upper Age( in years)

1

SC/ST candidates

5

2

OBC- Non- Creamy Layer candidates

3

3

Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months service after attestation

Up to the extent of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years

4

Persons With Disabilities

10

5

PWD OBC- Non Creamy Layer

13

6

PWD SC/ST

15

7

Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5

5

8

Candidates who are serving Group 'C' and Erstwhile Group 'D' Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes in Railways who have put in minimum of 3 years service (continuous or in broken spells)

UR

40 Years of age

OBC

43 Years of age

SC/ST

45 Years of age

9

Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization such as Railway Canteens, Co-operative Societies and Institutes

Up to the length of service rendered (or) 5 Years, whichever is lower.

10

Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried.

UR

35 Years of age

OBC

38 Years of age

SC/ST

40 Years of age

11

Course Completed Act Apprentices applying for the posts for which minimum qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act Apprenticeship.

Shall be relaxed to the extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961.

12

Candidates who are Course Completed Act Apprentice under the Apprenticeship Act before attaining the age of 25 years

UR

35 Years of age

OBC

38 Years of age

SC/ST

40 Years of age


 

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