Railway Group D Recruitment 2024: Notification, Apply Online for 1.7 Lakhs Vacancies

The Indian Railway Group D Recruitment 2024 Notification, which includes details about vacancies and the Online Application Form, is expected to be released from October - December 2024. Over 1.7 lakh positions for various posts in Level - 1 of the 7th CPC Pay Matrix will be filled through the RRB Group D Centralized Examination across various units of Indian Railways.

Railway Group D 2024

In the previous years, the Railway Group D notification was released in 2018 and 2019 between February and March. Following this pattern, the Indian Railway Group D Notification for 2024 is anticipated to be released in October 2024, with the last date for registration set for December 2024. However, due to the announcement of the Indian Parliament election in March 2024, it is expected that the Railway Recruitment Notification will be released earlier, in February/ March 2024. Currently, Indian Railway announced ALP Notification of 5696 Vacancies apply online on or before 19th February 2024 and also announced 9000 Technician Vacancies on April 2024.

Railway Group D Recruitment 2024 – Notification, Eligibility, Online Form

Job Name

Group D (Level 1 Posts)

Expected Vacancies

1.7 Lakh+ (Not Official)

Notification Details

RRB Centralised Employment Notice No. 01/2024

Selection Process

Computer Based Test, PET, Documents Verification

Registration Date

Not to be announced

Official Website

rrcb.gov.in, rrbchennai.gov.in

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The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) will release Centralised Employment Notice (CEN) No. RRC-01/2024 applications are invited by RRBs on behalf of RRCs from eligible Indian Nationals and other nationals for the recruitment of various railway posts in Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix for the vacancies in various units of Indian Railways. In this page, Job Seekers get Railway Group D Notification 2024 Pdf, Vacancy, Age Limit, Salary, Selection Process and How to Apply Railway Group D Recruitment details.

RRB Railway Group D Vacancy Details:

Railway Group D Vacancy 2018 RRB Wise List:

Railway Board

Total Vacancies

RRB Ahmedabad


RRB Ajmer


RRB Allahabad


RRB Bangalore


RRB Bhopal


RRB Bhubaneswar


RRB Bilaspur


RRB Chandigarh


RRB Chennai


RRB Gorakhpur


RRB Guwahati


RRB Kolkata


RRB Mumbai


RRB Patna


RRB Ranchi


RRB Surrendered


Grand Total =


Railway Group D Vacancy 2019 RRB Wise List:

Railway Name

Total Vacancies

Central Railway


East Central Railway


East Coast Railway


Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro


North Central Railway & DLW


North Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO


North Western Railway


Northeast Frontier Railway


Northern Railway, DMW and RCF


South Central Railway


South East Central Railway


South Eastern Railway


South Western Railway and RWF


Southern Railway and ICF


West Central Railway


Western Railway


Grand Total =


Railway Group D Post Name List:

✔️ Assistant (Workshop)
✔️ Assistant Bridge
✔️ Assistant C and W WR Mechanical
✔️ Assistant Depot (Stores) WR Stores
✔️ Assistant Loco Shed (Diesel) WR Mechanical
✔️ Assistant Loco Shed (Electrical) WR Electrical
✔️ Assistant Operations (Electrical) WR Electrical
✔️ Assistant Pointsman WR Traffic
✔️ Assistant Signal and Telecom WR S and T
✔️ Assistant Track Machine WR Engineering
✔️ Assistant TL and AC WR Electrical
✔️ Assistant TL and AC (Workshop) WR Electrical
✔️ Assistant TRD WR Electrical
✔️ Assistant Works WR Engineering
✔️ Assistant Works (Workshop) WR Engineering
✔️ Hospital Assistant WR Medical
✔️ Track Maintainer Grade IV
✔️ Helper
✔️ Porter / Hamal Sweeper cum Porter

Railway Group D 2024 Salary:

✔️ Railway Group D Various Posts Pay level is Level 1 of 7th Pay Matrix.

Railway Group D 2024 Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit: The Railway Group D Age Limit is

✔️ Minimum 18 years
✔️ Maximum 33 years
✔️ The relaxation in upper age limit / maximum upper age is 03 years for OBC-NCL, 05 years for SC/ST, Plus 10 years for PwBD and others as per Govt rules.

Educational Qualification:

(1) Candidates should have either passed the 10th standard/ Matriculation or obtained an ITI from institutions recognized by NCVT/ SCVT, or possess an equivalent qualification such as the National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT. Alternatively, candidates with a 10th pass plus National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT or 10th pass plus ITI from institutions recognized by NCVT/ SCVT are also eligible.
(2) Individuals awaiting the results of the final examination for the prescribed educational/technical qualification SHOULD NOT apply.

Railway Group D 2024 Application Fee:

General / OBC

₹ 500/- (Non-Refundable)

SC / ST / Minoity Communities / EBC / PwBD / Female /Transgender/ Ex-Servicemen candidates

₹ 250/- (Refundable)

Payment Method

Online Mode using Credit / Debit Card, Net Banking, UPI

Railway Group D 2024 Selection Process:

The Railway RR Group D posts 2024 selection on the basis of

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Documents Verification

RRB Group D Exam Structure:


No of Questions

General Science




General Intelligence and Reasoning


General Awareness and Current Affairs


Total =


How to Apply Railway Group D 2024 Online Application Form:

➢ Candidates are required to fill and submit the online application form through the official websites of the respective RRBs/RRCs on the specified open date.
➢ Verify your email ID and mobile number through OTP.
➢ It is advised that candidates keep their personal mobile number and valid e-mail ID active throughout the recruitment process, as all communications from RRBs/ RRCs will be sent only through SMS or e-mail.
➢ When registering, select the specific Railway for which you intend to apply. The choice made during the online application process is final, and no requests for changes will be entertained.
➢ Enter registration details, including your name, date of birth, father's name, mother’s name, Aadhaar number, SSLC/Matric registration number, year of passing, mobile number, and email ID. Submit the registration information. For candidates with ITI/NAC qualification, enter the registration number/year of passing for ITI/NAC qualification instead of SSLC/ Matric.
➢ Upload photocopies of a recent photograph, signature, and proof of documents/certificates.
➢ Pay the application fee and submit your online application before the closing date.

Railway Group D 2024 Notification Links:

Railway Group D Notification 2019 Pdf Download

Railway Group D Notification 2018 Pdf Download

Railway Group D Notification 2024 Pdf Download (Not Released)

10th Pass Government Jobs 2024 Latest

ITI Government Jobs 2024 Latest

Upcoming Railway Jobs – RRB Notification Schedule:

Post Name – Vacancies

Registration Date 


Technicians - 9000+

April – June 2024

RRB Technician 2024

Group D Posts – 1.7 Lakh+

Jan – Feb 2024

RRB Group D 2024

Non Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) - 30000+

July – September 2024


Helpers, Track Maintainer, Hospital Attendant, Assistant Point-man, Gateman, Porter / Hamal / Sweeper cum Porter etc.

October – December 2024

RRB Level 1 Posts 2024

Ministerial and Isolated Categories (Steno, Teacher, Cook, Assistant, Translator etc.)

October – December 2024

RRB Ministerial and Isolated Category 2024

Nurse, Health Inspector, Lab Assistant, Pharmacist etc.

July – September 2024

RRB Paramedical 2024

FAQs for Railway Group D Jobs:

✅ How many vacancies opening in Railway Group D?

The total vacancies for Railway Group D in 2019 were 62,907.
The total vacancies for Railway Group D in 2019 were 103,769.
The expected vacancies for Railway Group D in 2024 are anticipated to be 2 lakh or more.

✅ What is Railway Group D Salary?

Railway Group D Pay Scale is Level-1 of 7th Pay Matrix.

✅ What is Railway Group D Age Limit?

Railway Group D minimum age is 18 years and Maximum 33 years.

✅ When is Railway Group D Notification Out?

Railway Group D 2024 Notification and Online Application Registration Process Expected on October - December 2024.