Railway Recruitment notification is expected in February for 1.3 lakh railway jobs. Sources suggest, RRBs would release the notice for NTPC posts – check the age limit, type of posts and eligibility for NTPC.
Railway Minister, Piyush Goyal had last month announced fresh jobs in Indian Railways. As per the announcement, as many as 1.3 lakh railway jobs would be notified in the month of February – March, 2019. The exact nature of the jobs is not known at present. However, it is expected that after Group C, D and JE, Railway Recruitment Board, RRB would now release NTPC or Non-Technical Popular Category jobs in Indian Railways. Check age limit, eligibility for NTPC categories here.
Candidates are again informed that there is no confirmation that Indian Railways or RRBs would release a notification for RRB NTPC jobs. Given below are indicative age limit, eligibility and types of jobs that fall under the NTPC job bracket. The official notification is expected in next week’s Employment News.
NTPC Jobs in Indian Railways – Age limit, eligibility and types of jobs here
Eligibility: NTPC refers to Non-Technical Popular Categories. These categories of jobs are usually graduate level jobs. This mean that candidates are required to be completed their graduation from a recognized university. This, however, varies for different categories.
Type of Jobs: Most famous jobs under the NTPC category include Assistant Station Master, Time Keeper, Traffic Assistant, and Clerk cum Typist, Goods Guard, Enquiry-Reservation clerk and Accounts Assistant. Commercial Apprentice and Traffic Apprentice also fall under the category.
Age Limit: Provided that RRBs continue the extension of Group D and ALP& Technician recruitment to NTPC, it can be suggested that the age limit would be in the range of 18 – 32 years. The age relaxation as applicable for reserved categories and ex-servicemen would also be applicable.