RRB NTPC 3rd Phase Exam Date 2021: RRB finally released the dates for the third phase exam. RRB NTPC 3rd phase exam to be held from 31st January to 12th Feb 2021 for approx.28 lakh candidates. Although the 2nd phase of RRB NTPC is being conducted from 16th to 30th January 2021. On 20th January 2021, the Railway Board has announced the dates for the 3rd phase of the examination. Railways have released a total number of 1.4 lakh of vacancies and 2.44 crore candidates have applied for the recruitment of these vacancies. The 3rd phase of RRB NTPC is going to start from 31st January 2021 and ends on 12th February 2021 and the LINK for viewing the Exam City & Date and downloading of Free Travelling Authority for SC/ST candidates will be made available on all RRB websites on 21.01.2021 at 9pm. The candidates who are unable to give the exam on a particular date must inform RRB. RRB will reschedule the exam for those candidates.
|Phases of Exam||RRB NTPC Exam Date||No. of Candidates|
|RRB NTPC 3rd Phase||31st Jan to 12th Feb 2021||28 lakh candidates|
|RRB NTPC 2nd Phase||16th Jan to 30th Jan 2021||27 lakh candidates|
|RRB NTPC 1st Phase||28th Dec to 13th January 2021||23 lakh candidates|
RRB NTPC Exam Date
Indian Railways is going to conduct the online examination for the recruitment of various posts with 35,208 vacancies under RRB NTPC Recruitment 2020. Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released RRB NTPC Exam Date 3rd phase Schedule that will be from 31st Jan to end 12th Feb 2021. The 3rd Stage CBT will be held in multiple phases in order to ensure adherence to all the Covid-19 guidelines for a large number of eligible candidates. Accordingly, the 3rd phase of the Exam is scheduled for 28 lakh candidates approx. to be held from 31.01.2021 to 12.02.2021 (Railway NTPC Exam Date) in various cities all over the country. The remaining eligible candidates will be scheduled in subsequent phases and will be intimated accordingly.
Railway has decided to conduct exams for RRB NTPC, RRC Group D, and RRB Ministerial And Isolated Categories, The RRB NTPC Exam date is conducting from 28th of December 2020. A detailed schedule has announced, Students are advised to keep checking this page for the latest updates regarding railway exam date.
Aspirants can check the RRB NTPC and Group D vacancies and the total no. of Applications released below:-
|Post||Number of Vacancies||Total Applications Received||Notification Release Date|
|RRB NTPC||35,208||1,26,30,885||28th February 2019|
|RRC Group D||1,03,769||1,15,67,248||12th March 2019|
|RRB Ministerial And Isolated Categories||1,663||1,02,940||8th March 2019|
Latest Updates for RRB NTPC Exam Date 2021
The Railway NTPC exam date has been officially released. The delay in the RRB Exam Date 2020 is the result of the current pandemic scenario. According to the official notification, the RRB NTPC exam was postponed due to COVID. Check out the latest news for details regarding RRB NTPC Exam Date 2020
|Exam||RRB NTPC 2020|
|Pay Level||Level 2,3,4,5 & 6|
|Selection process||1st Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)2nd Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)Typing Skill Test/Computer Based Aptitude Test (as applicable)Document Verification/Medical Examination.|
|Duration of CBT Stage 1 and 2||90 minutes|
|RRB NTPC Exam Date||RRB Exam Date is 28th December 2020 to March 2021|
|RRB NTPC Admit card||Released Now|
Important Points To be kept in mind regarding RRB NTPC 2021Exam date:
- The Railway NTPC Exam Date Schedule will be uploaded on the regional RRB websites.
- SMS and email messages will be sent to all eligible candidates about the e-Call letter and upload details on their registered mobile number and email ID.
- No call letter will be sent by post.
- Candidates are advised to download the admit card from regional websites.
- RRB(s) will not entertain any request for any change in the examination center, NTPC Exam Date 2020 and
session allotted to the candidate(s).
As RRB NTPC exam date released, you need to prepare for the exam for which it is necessary to know about the exam pattern and syllabus of RRB NTPC stage 1.
|Name of the post||Level|
|1||Junior Clerk cum|
|Typing Skill Test|
|2||Accounts Clerk cum|
|2||Typing Skill Test|
|3||Junior Time Keeper||2||Typing Skill Test|
Level 3 post
|6||Traffic Assistant||4||Separate for|
Level 4 post
cum Ticket Clerk
|9||Senior Clerk cum|
|5||Typing Skill Test|
Assistant cum Typist
|5||Typing Skill Test|
|11||Senior Time Keeper||5||Typing Skill Test|
all Level 6
RRB NTPC Stage-1 Exam Pattern
To ace the exam and surpass high cut-off marks, it is really necessary to know about the exam pattern and syllabus in detail. Refer to the below table for details:
|Subjects||No. Of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|1||General Awareness||40||40||90 Minutes|
|3||General Intelligence & Reasoning||30||30|
- The exam duration for PWD candidates is 120 Minutes.
- A negative marking of 1/3 is there.
- Stage 1 is screening nature.
- The candidates selected for stage 2 will be 20 times the number of vacancies for each post.
- Normalization of marks will be done