15 Times 2.74 Lakh Candidates for Railway RRB NTPC Mains Exam - W3i.iN


15 Times 2.74 Lakh Candidates for Railway RRB NTPC Mains Exam

15 Times/ 4.8% (2.74 Lakh) Candidates to be called for RRB NTPC Mains Exam 2016 – As many as 2,73,780 candidates are expected to be appeared for Railway Non Technical Second Stage Exam 2016. How many candidates will be shortlisted for Railway NTPC Mains? This is the question candidates are worrying about Railway RRB NTPC Mains examination these days. We have once again come up with little research on total number of candidates to be called for Mains exam in each Railway Board (RRBs) for the post of ASM, Goods Guard, Apprentice (CA/ TA) & other clerical posts under RRB NTPC Exam 2016.

As per the newest RRB NTPC Notice, it's clear that Railway NTPC Results will be declared in 1:15 Ratio which is almost 4.8% of total candidates appeared in Railway online exam.

The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) has finally decided to call NTPC Prelim exam pass out candidates in the Ratio of 1:15. Thus we can expect around 274000 candidates will be qualified in Railway NTPC Preliminary exam to be called for another Online CBT exam for 18252 RRB NTPC Graduate posts in Indian Railway (Various Zones).

2.74 Lakh Candidates for Railway Mains Exam 

The Indian Railway, Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) have decided to conduct another all India online second stage mains exam (Computer Based Test) for the recruitment of Non Technical Popular Category (NTPC) Graduate post such as Asst Station Master (ASM), Goods Guard, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Senior Clerk, Enquiry-Reservation Clerk (ECRC), Assistant Accountant and other post. The RRB NTPC Online Mains exam is to be held in November 2016.

RRB CEN 03/2015 (NTPC Graduate) Exam Details

  • Total Vacancies: 18252 Posts
  • Total Applicant: 92 Lakh
  • Total Appeared Candidates: 60 Lakh
  • Ratio of Result for Mains: 1: 15 (15 Times)
  • Total Candidates to be called for Mains: 2,73,780
  • Prelim (1st Stage) Exam Result: September 2016
RRB NTPC Exam Result to be out in October 2016.

RRB NTPC Second Stage Exam, Railway ASM, Goods Guard Notice

15 Times Candidates to be called for RRB NTPC Mains

How many candidates will be called for mains exam in respective board? Below are the details of number of aspirants to be called in each Railway Board for second stage mains exam.

Seriol No.Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs)No. of Candidates
01.RRB Allahabad Railway Board42,960
02.RRB Mumbai Railway Board34,440
03.RRB Secunderabad Railway Board24,270
04.RRB Ahmedabad Railway Board17,745
05.RRB Bhopal Railway Board17,265
06.RRB Ajmer Railway Board16,320
07.RRB Kolkata Railway Board21,120
08.RRB Bhubaneswar Railway Board11,550
09.RRB Chennai Railway Board14,640
10.RRB Patna Railway Board10,710
11.RRB Ranchi Railway Board8,430
12.RRB Guwahati Railway Board6,135
13.RRB Chandigarh Railway Board4,560
14.RRB Bilaspur Railway Board4,530
15.RRB Gorakhpur Railway Board4,755
16.RRB Muzaffarpur Railway Board6,960
17.RRB Malda Railway Board4,170
18.RRB Siliguri Railway Board4,185
19.RRB Thiruvananthapuram Railway Board7,320
20.RRB Bangalore Railway Board9,150
21.RRB Jammu Railway Board2,565

As Indian Railway (RRB) is going to conduct NTPC Mains exam online so that the exam can be conducted in fair manner without incidences of cheating, impersonation, infrastructure problem, shortage of test papers etc.

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