RRB Ministerial and Isolated Categories 2019 Aglasem

RRB Ministerial 2019: RRB Ministerial 2019 CEN 03/2019 information brochure is released by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). RRB Ministerial 2019 Recruitment Process is open for 1665 vacancies like Stenographer, Chief Law Assistant, Staff and Welfare Inspector, Junior Translator (Hindi) etc. The Last Date to fill the application form is over now. The candidates are shortlisted on the basis of CBT followed by skill test / Translation Test and Document Verification. To know in detail about RRB Ministerial 2019 refer to this page.

Latest: RRB Ministerial Application Process is over now.

RRB Ministerial 2019

The final appointment of the candidates will be done after passing the medical exam. The medical exam is conducted to check that the candidate is eligible to carry out the duties associated with the post or not. Candidates can check the important dates of the RRB Ministerial 2019 by referring to the table below.

RRB Ministerial 2019 Important Dates
Availability of Application Form 08 Mar 2019 (16:00 Hrs)
Last date to do Online Registration 07 Apr 2019
22 Apr 2019 (23:59 Hrs)
Offline Payment till 11 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019 (13:00 Hrs)
Last Date for Online Payment 13 Apr 2019
28 Apr 2019 (23:59 Hrs)
Last date for the submission of application form 16 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019 (23:59 Hrs)
Availability of Admit Card 10 days prior to the exam
RRB Ministerial CBT Examination Dates Jun and Jul 2019

RRB Ministerial Notice 2019 – New!

12 April 2019 – The board has released a notice for the change in the vacancies. The vacancies for Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) given in the notice below are withdrawn. To know in detail, check the notice given below.

RRB Ministerial Notice 2019 for Vacancies

5 April 2019 – RRB has released a notice in which the dates to fill the application form of RRB Ministerial has been extended. Check the notice given below to know in detail.

RRB Ministerial Application Form Dates Extended 2019

RRB Ministerial Application Form 2019

The application form is to be filled in online mode by visiting the zonal websites of the RRB. While filling the RRB Ministerial Application Form 2019, candidates have to choose the zone and posts for which they wish to apply. Now, enter your personal details like name of the candidate, father’s name, gender, date of birth, contact details etc.

After doing the process of registration, fill the application form by entering your registration no and date of birth. Fill in your educational details, choose the language of the exam, nationality, community, minority status, age relaxation, and upload the relevant documents like photograph, signature, and category certificate as per the specifications. 

Application Fee: The application process is going to get completed if candidates are going to pay the application fee. Candidates can check the application fee given below category wise.

  • SC / ST / PWD / Women / Transgender / Minorities / Economic Backward Classes / Ex-servicemen have to pay application fee of Rs. 250.
  • OBC and Male category candidates have to do the fee payment of Rs. 500.

Specifications of Photograph: To complete the process of application, candidates have to upload the relevant documents as per the specifications.

Documents Format Dimensions Size
Photograph JPG / JPEG 35 mm X 45 mm 20-50 KB
Signature JPG / JPEG 50 mm X 20 mm 10-40 KB
Caste Certificate (SC / ST) JPG / JPEG __ 50-100 KB

Mode of Payment: The application fee can be paid through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking or challan.

Application Fee Refund: SC / ST / PWD / Women / Transgender / Minorities / Economic Backward Classes / Ex-servicemen category candidates are going to be eligible to the refund of Rs. 250. Candidates will only be eligible to get the refund of the application fee after taking the CBT exam.

RRB Ministerial 2019 Vacancies

Aspirants can check the number of vacancies for each post by referring to the table below.

Post  Vacancies
Junior Stenographer Hindi 330
Junior Stenographer English 868
Junior Translator Hindi 208
Staff and Welfare Inspector 85
Chief Law Assistant 61
Cook 20
Post Graduate Teacher 08
Trained Graduate Teacher 04
Physical Training Instructor (English Medium) 02
Assistant Mistress (English School) 04
Music Mistress 01
Dance Mistress 01
Laboratory Assistant / School 02
Photographer 02
Head Cook 06
Finger Print Examiner 06
Lab Assistant Grade III Chemist and Metallurgist 51
Senior Publicity Inspector 05
Publicity Inspector 01
Total  1665

RRB Ministerial Eligibility Criteria 2019

Candidates willing to apply for the various posts released by the RRB are first required to meet the eligibility conditions. The eligibility will be checked during the last phase of the recruitment process which is Document Verification (DV). The eligibility criteria of Ministerial and Isolated Categories 2019 is as follows:

Citizenship: Interested candidates should be a citizen of India or a

  • Resident of Nepal
  • Resident of Bhutan
  • Tibetan refugee who settled in India, before January 01, 1962.
  • People migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Uganda, East African Countries of Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, and Ethiopia and Vietnam to settle in India permanently.

Educational Qualification: To apply for the posts which come under RRB Ministerial and Isolated Categories, candidates should have

Post  Qualification
Junior Stenographer Passed Class 12th or an equivalent exam from a recognized Board / University.
Junior Translator Hindi Postgraduate degree in Hindi or English as the compulsory subject, or elective subject or as a medium of the exam and diploma degree or Certificate Course in translation from Hindi to English or vice versa Or 2 Yrs exp. in Central or State Government offices.
Staff and Welfare Inspector Bachelors Degree and Diploma in Labour or Social Welfare or LLB with Labour Laws or Diploma in Labour Laws. Or
PG Diploma in Personnel Management or MBA in Personnel
Management or HR
Chief Law Assistant Law Degree with 3 Yrs practice as a pleader at Bar. Or
Law Graduates serving in Railways for at least 5 years can apply.
Finger Print Examiner Passed Class 12th or an equivalent exam and certificate issued by AIBE of Finger Print Experts
Head Cook and Cook Cleared 12th Standard with Craftsmanship in Cookery
Senior Publicity Inspector Bachelors or Diploma in Public Relations / Advertising / Journalism / Mass Communication with 2 yrs of experience in the related fields.
Publicity Inspector Bachelors or Diploma in Public Relations / Advertising / Journalism / Mass Communication.
Photographer Passed Class 12th or an equivalent exam. or Diploma in Photography / Digital
photography / videography and Diploma certificate in Computer Aided photo / video editing
Post Graduate Teacher Master Degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate in English.
B.Ed and Proficiency in teaching in English or Hindi medium.
Trained Graduate Teacher Graduation degree in the relevant field by obtaining at least 50% marks and 1-year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.).
Passed the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET)
Efficient enough to teach through English Medium.
Physical Training Instructor (English Medium) Bachelors or Diploma in Physical Training. Or
B.P.Ed. and 10+2 or its equivalent from recognized Board.
Ability to impart physical education through English medium.
Assistant Mistress (English School) Passed class 12th by obtaining 50% marks and 2-years Diploma in Elementary Education. Or
10+2 with at least 45% marks and 2-years Diploma in Elementary Education. Or
Cleared class 12th with at least 50% marks and 4-years Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). Or
10+2 by securing 50% marks and 2-years Diploma in Education. Or
Graduation and 2-years Diploma in Elementary Education
And Passed Teacher Eligibility Test (TET)
Laboratory Assistant / School 10+2 in Science and 1-year experience in Pathological & Bio-Chemical Laboratory.
Music Mistress Bachelors in Arts with Music, as one of the subject. Or
Passed 10+2 in any of the following given below.
1. Sangeet Visharad Examination of the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya
Mandal, Bombay.
2. Sangeet Vid Examination of the Indira Kala SangeetVishwa Vidhyala
, Khairabad (M.P.).
3.The Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of the Prayag SangeetSamiti (Academy
of Music) Allahabad.
4. Sangeet Visharad Examination of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth,
Lucknow (previously, Morris College of Hindustani Music Lucknow).
5. Final Examination of the Madhva Sangeet Mahavidyalaya,
Lashkar. Gwalior.
6. The Final Examination of Shankar Gandharya Vidyalaya, Gwalior.
7. Sangeet Ratan Diploma Awarded by the Director, Department of
Education, M.P.
Dance Mistress 4-years Degree in Dance. Or
5-years Diploma in Dance

Age Limit: Candidates should be between 18 to 35 years of age to be eligible to apply.

Check the age criteria in detail to know the upper age limit and lower age limit.

Age Relaxation: RRB also gives relaxation to candidates who are willing to apply. Refer to the table below to know in detail the age relaxation.

Category Age Relaxation for RRB Ministerial
OBC-NCL 3 years
SC / ST 5 years
Ex-Servicemen with record of more than 6 months of services:
Upper age limit + Number of years of service rendered in defense + 3 years
PwBD UR 10 years
PwBD OBC-NCL 13 years
PwBD SC/ST 15 years
Candidates of Jammu and Kashmir, domiciled during 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989:
Upper age in all the age groups
Candidates serving Group ‘C’ or Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and have put in minimum 3 years of service:
40 years of age
43 years of age
45 years of age
Candidates working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway.
Upto the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower + community age relaxation
Widowed or females divorced and not remarried:
35 years of age
38 years of age
40 years of age

RRB Ministerial Selection Process 2019

To be recruited for the posts which come under RRB Ministerial 2019, candidates are required to undergo the following stages listed below.

  • Computer- Based Test
  • Skill Test / Translation test (for the specified posts)
  • Document Verification

RRB Ministerial Computer-Based Test 2019

All the candidates irrespective of the post applied to have to appear for the Computer Based Test (CBT).

Nature of Exam: The exam will consist of multiple choice based questions.
Duration of the CBT: Candidates will get 90 minutes for the examination. PwBD category gets 120 minutes for the exam.
Number of Questions: There will be a total of 100 questions in the computer-based test.
Subjects: The questions are going to be pertaining to the topics given below.

  • Professional Ability
  • General Awareness
  • Mathematics
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • General Science

Marking Scheme: There will be negative marking in the exam. For every incorrect answer, ⅓ marks will be deducted from the total score.

Candidates can check the subject-wise distribution of questions by referring to the table below.

Subjects No. of Questions Marks Per Section
Professional Ability 50 50
General Awareness 15 15
General Intelligence, and Reasoning 15 15
Mathematics 10 10
General Science 10 10
Total 100 100

For the candidates who have applied for the post of Junior Stenographer Hindi and English, question will be asked from the following subjects given below.

Subjects No. of Questions Marks Per Section Duration
General Awareness 50 100 90 minutes
Hindi or English
50 100
Total 100 200

RRB Ministerial 2019 Syllabus

It is advised that candidates should check the syllabus first and then start their preparation as per it. Aspirants can check the syllabus subject-wise mentioned below.

Mathematics: This section tests the candidates’ ability to solve quantitative questions. The topics from which questions can be asked are:

  • Number systems
  • Decimals
  • Fractions
  • LCM and HCF
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Percentages
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Square Root
  • Age Calculations
  • Calendar & Clock
  • Pipes & Cistern

General Intelligence and Reasoning: Students ability to solve logical questions is tested in this section.

  • Analogies
  • Completion of Number and Alphabetical Series
  • Coding and Decoding,
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Syllogism
  • Jumbling
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  • Conclusions and Decision-Making
  • Classification, Directions
  • Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Awareness: Questions pertaining to current affairs and general knowledge are asked in this section from the topics like:

  • Knowledge of Current affairs
  • Indian geography
  • Culture and History of India and Freedom Struggle
  • Indian Polity and Constitution
  • Indian Economy
  • Environmental issues concerning India and the World
  • Sports
  • General scientific and technological developments

General Science: In this section, questions are going to based till the Class 10 CBSE syllabus

  • Physics,
  • Chemistry and
  • Life Sciences

RRB Paramedical 2019 Cut Off

It is mandatory for the aspirants to secure the cutoff marks to clear the computer-based test. Candidates can refer to the table below to the minimum marks category wise.

Category Minimum Qualifying Percentage
UR and EWS 40%
OBC / SC 30%
ST 25%

PwD category will be eligible to get the relaxation of 2% in the marks.

RRB Ministerial Mock Test – Free!

Aspirants of the RRB Ministerial can now practice the Mock test provided by the Aglasem free of cost. Candidates need to simply log in and take the test. The RRB Ministerial mock test is available in both English Hindi Languages.

RRB Ministerial Mock Test (English Version)

Subjects Questions (Duration) Mock Test
Full Test 50 (45 Min) Click Here
General Awareness 15 (13 Min) Click Here
General Intelligence, and Reasoning 15 (13 Min) Click Here
Mathematics 10 (9 Min) Click Here
General Science 10 (9 Min) Click Here

RRB Ministerial Mock Test (Hindi version)

Subjects Questions (Duration) Mock Test
Full Test 50 (45 Min) Click Here
General Awareness 15 (13 Min) Click Here
General Intelligence, and Reasoning 15 (13 Min) Click Here
Mathematics 10 (9 Min) Click Here
General Science 10 (9 Min) Click Here

All the best!!

RRB Ministerial and Isolated Categories Skill Test 2019

Applicants can check the various skill test specified for each category.

Shorthand Test (Stenography Skill Test)

After CBT, shorthand test is also conducted which will be of 300 marks. The number of candidates shortlisted for this round is 10 times more than the number of vacancies. Based on the performance in the CBT, eligible candidates are going to be called for Shorthand Test (Stenography Skill Test) round. In order to qualify this round, candidates are required to have a certain amount of speed for typing as given in the table below.

Type of
English Hindi
Speed 80 WPM 80 WPM
Duration 10 Minutes 10 Minutes
Transcription Time 50 Minutes 65 Minutes

For this round, candidates are not allowed to use any editing tools and spell check facility. Fonts for Hindi like KrutiDev and Mangal is going to be made available in the personal computer. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of aggregate marks obtained in the CBT and Stenography
Skill Test.

Translation test 

Those candidates who are going to apply for the Junior Translator (Hindi) will have to undergo a translation test after clearing the CBT exam. The paper will be designed in such a manner that both English and Hindi skills are assessed. Candidates can check the table below to know the distribution of the questions in this round.

Subject Weightage
English 20%
Hindi 30%
General Knowledge, General Intelligence, Simple Arithmetic and basics of

The number of candidates shortlisted for this round is 10 times the number of vacancies. This round will be qualifying in nature. Candidates are required to secure 60% marks to qualify the translation test.

Performance test / Teaching Skill test

Candidates applied for the post of Post Graduate Teachers, Trained Graduate Teachers, Physical Training Instructor, Assistant Mistress / Junior School have to undergo performance test. The selection of the candidates for this post is done on the basis of the ratio achieved 85:15 in CBT and performance test.

For PGT and TGT in Art Masters, applicants ability towards the creative approach, Aesthetic sensibilities, Observation skill, interpretation and Originality, Correlation with real life, Experimentation with different art Modes and mediums, Proportion in size and clarity and importance of colour, balance and brightness. Weightage of this round is 25% of the total marks. It will be of total 100 marks.

Applicants applying for the post of Primary Teacher (Music), Primary Teacher (Dance) and Art Master (PGT/TGT) are shortlisted as per the ratio achieved. 60:25:15 needs to be secured achieved by the candidates in CBT, performance test and skill test respectively. In this round, candidates are assessed on the various instrumental music, performance of dance, Presentation Skill, Coordination, Expression, Energy level, Rhythm, Experimentation with art forms, imagination and innovation and Artistic temperament.

In Teaching skill test, candidates ability is tested on Teaching Ability, Teaching Methodology, Content Expertise, Appropriateness of material, Incorporation of recent development in the discipline, Communication skill, Presentation Skill, Classroom Management Skill, understanding of Subject Matter, Problem Solving ability, Decision making, Creativity, Leadership & Motivation Quality.

Duration of the exam: The skill test is of 15-30 Minutes.
Marks: It will be of 150 marks.

Note: The skill test is given a weightage of 15%.

RRB Ministerial Document Verification 2019

Based on the performance of the candidates in CBT, Skill Test / Interview candidates are going to be called document verification. Candidates equal to the number of the vacancies will be called for this round. 50% more candidates will also be called for this round for the standby list. In this round, candidates have to present with the original documents along with the two sets of the self-attested copy of the documents. It is mandatory for the candidates to be present at the allotted date and time for the document verification round. Candidates are required to carry the following documents listed below.

  • Class 10th Marksheet (date of birth proof)
  • Class 12th Marksheet
  • Bachelors Degree Certificates / Marksheet
  • Caste Certificate for OBC (If Applicable)
  • Caste Certificate for SC / ST (If Applicable)
  • Disability Certificate for PwD Category
  • Income Certificate for Waiving Exam Fee
  • Medical Certificate for PWD Category candidates
  • J & K domicile Certificate (If Applicable)
  • Self-declaration by Ex-servicemen
  • Gazetted notification or any Legal document in case change in name
  • Receipt or Pay-in-slip if payment is done through offline mode
  • Self-Certification by the Transgender candidates
  • Eligibility certificate by Government of India
  • Death certificate (For widow proving that the candidate has not remarried)
  • Decree of divorce or judicial separation issued by the court stating that the candidate has not remarried
  • No Objection Certificate (NOC) (In case of a Govt. employee)
  • Minority declaration on Non-judicial Stamp Paper. (If Applicable)

Note: It is compulsory for the candidates to produce the documents either in English or Hindi. If the documents are in some other language then, one should get the self-attested translated copy of the same.

Books recommended for RRB Ministerial 2019

Aspirants can check the important books for RRB Ministerial which will be a helping hand for the preparation of the exam.

Name of the Book Buy Here

RRB: Ministerial, Isolated Categories & Teachers Centralised Exam Guide

Buy Online
RRB: Ministerial, Isolated Categories & Teachers Centralised Exam Guide Buy Online

RRB Ministerial Form Correction 2019

Candidates should fill the application form carefully. Although, candidates get an option to make changes in the application form. To make changes in the application form, candidates have to pay the modification fee of Rs. 100 via online or challan mode. After doing the fee payment only, candidates can make modifications in the application form. The correction in the application form can only be done twice.

Candidates are only allowed to make specific changes in the application form of RRB Ministerial 2019. Details like Zone, Registration no, Email ID and Phone number cannot be edited. Those candidates who wish to change the category from SC / ST to UR / OBC can also do by paying the fee of Rs. 250 along with the correction fee of Rs. 100. After making the changes in the application form, candidates should keep the revised copy of the application form with themselves for future purpose.

RRB Ministerial Application Form Status 2019

After filling the application form, candidates can check the status of the RRB Ministerial application form. Candidates will get to know that the application form has been accepted or rejected. If the application form is accepted, it will show that the RRB Ministerial 2019 Application Form has been provisionally accepted and displayed status will be positive. In the case of the rejection of the application form, the status will be displayed negatively. Also, the reason for the rejection of the form will also be given.

An SMS or E-mail will also be sent on the registered contact details about the status of the application form. There can be many reasons which can lead to the rejection of the form like submitting more than one application form, failing to meet the eligibility criteria, incorrect specification of the uploaded photo, name of the applicant is in the debarred list, unable to meet the educational conditions etc. 

RRB Ministerial Admit Card 2019

The admit card will be issued to the eligible candidates in online mode at the zonal websites of the RRB. Candidates must note that admit card will not be sent to them through the post. An intimation regarding the Ministerial and Isolated Categories 2019 Admit Card is going to be sent on the registered contact details of the candidate. It is mandatory for the candidates to carry a valid ID proof, admit card and passport size photograph on the day of examination. The admit card contains important details related to the exam so, candidates should keep it carefully till the time recruitment process gets over.  

Candidates belonging to reserved category SC / ST who have uploaded the category certificate while filling the application form will be eligible to get the railway travel pass free of cost. Only candidates belonging to the reserved category will be eligible to get the travel authority. This facility is provided by the Railways for the applicants applied for the RRB Ministerial and Isolated Categories posts. The travel pass will be issued to the candidates for the entire recruitment process. 

RRB Ministerial and Isolated Categories Answer Key 2019

The answer key will be made available to the candidates who have appeared for the CBT examination. The answer key is going to be released in online mode at the zonal website of the RRBs. The Answer Key is a significant document as they are able to match the answers with the help of RRB Ministerial 2019 Answer key. With the help of answer key, candidates get to know their chances of getting selected for the further rounds. Candidates will also be given an option to raise the objection against the answer key if they are dissatisfied with the answers. After the objections filed, the final answer key will be released in which no changes are going to be entertained.

RRB Ministerial Result 2019

As per the final answer key, the result will be announced. The RRB Ministerial 2019 Result will be declared in online mode at the zonal websites of the RRB. Candidates will be able to check the result in two forms merit list and scorecard. The merit list will consist of the names of the candidates selected for PET, PMT, and DV.

However, the scorecard will be issued to all the candidates who have appeared for the CBT examination. The merit list for the post of Junior Translator is based on the marks in the CBT. The final appointment of the candidates will be based on the medical exam which will be conducted at the Railway Hospitals.

RRB Ministerial Medical Exam 2019

In order to be recruited for the post, candidates have to pass the requisite medical fitness test after the document verification. The medical exam is conducted to ensure that the candidate is medically fit and of sound mind. The examination is going to be conducted by the Railway Administration at the Railway Hospitals. Visual Acuity Standard is an important criterion in order to be appointed for the posts in railway. 

If a candidate fails to pass this test even if he / she has qualified all the stages successfully will not be eligible for the final appointment. To know the various categories of qualifying the medical exam, check the points listed below.

  • B1: Physically fit in all aspects, Visual standards – Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without specs (Power of the lenses should not be more than 4D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses while reading doing some close work and must clear the tests of colored vision, binocular vision, mesopic vision, and night vision.
  •  C1: Physically fit in all aspects, Visual standards – Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses while reading or doing some close work.
  • C2: Physically fit in all aspects, Visual standards – Distance Vision: 6/12 or Nil with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6 combined with or without glasses while reading or doing some close work.

List of all RRBs – Website

The list of RRBs along with the official website is as follows:

Name of RRB Official Website
RRB Ahmedabad www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Ajmer www.rrbajmer.gov.in
RRB Allahabad www.rrbald.nic.in
RRB Bangalore www.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Bhopal www.rrbbpl.nic.in
RRB Bhubaneswar www.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bilaspur www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chandigarh www.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Chennai www.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Guwahati www.rrbguwahati.gov.in
RRB Jammu Srinagar www.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Kolkata www.rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Malda www.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Mumbai www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpur www.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patna www.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Ranchi www.rrbranchi.gov.in
RRB Secunderabad www.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Siliguri www.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Thiruvananthapuram www.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in

For more details, regarding RRC Group D 2019 Download the Information Brochure in English | Hindi 


ATSE 2019 Scholarship Worth 12 Lac for Class 4 to Class 12 Click Here

Leave a Reply