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Last updated on May 17th, 2022 at 03:42 pm

The Railway Recruitment Board announced the RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date on the 12th of April 2022. CBT-2 will be conducted on the 9th and 10th of May 2022 for Pay Level-4 and Pay Level-6. Candidates should start preparing accordingly. Read this article for more details on RRB NTPC Recruitment.

  • 35,281 vacancies were released for various NTPC Graduate and Undergraduate posts.
  • CBT-1 was held in 7 phases from December 28 2020 to July 31, 2021.
  • RRB NTPC CBT-1 Results were announced between the 30th of March 2022 to April 1, 2022.
  • Dates for exams of Pay Level 2, 3, and 5 have not been announced yet.
RRB NTPC Notification Release Date28th February 2019
Official WebsiteRRB
Application Start Date1st March 2019
Application End Date31st March 2019
Vacancy35,281 
CBT-1 (1st Phase)28th December to 13th January 2021
CBT-1 (2nd Phase)16th January to 30th January 2021
CBT-1 (3rd Phase)31st January to 12th February 2021
CBT-1 (4th Phase)15th February to 3rd March 2021
CBT-1 (5th Phase)4th March to 27th March 2021
CBT-1 (6th Phase)1st April to 8th April 2021
CBT-1 (7th Phase)23rd July to 31st July 2021
CBT-1 (Result)14th January to 30th March 2022
CBT-2 (for Pay Level 4 and Pay Level 6)9th and 10th of May 2022

Download Notification for RRB NTPC CBT-2 Exam Date

RRB NTPC Exam Pattern

  • CBT-1 was conducted for 90 minutes.
  • The subjects included were General Awareness, Mathematics, and General Intelligence and Reasoning.
  • Each question carried one mark. Negative marking of ⅓ marks was done for every wrong answer.
  • CBT-2 will be conducted for 120 marks.
  • The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes. Negative marking of ⅓ marks will be done for every wrong answer.

RRB NTPC CBT-1 Exam Pattern

SubjectQuestionsDuration
General Awareness40
Mathematics30
General Intelligence and Reasoning30
Total10090 minutes

RRB NTPC CBT-2 Exam Pattern

SubjectQuestionsDuration
General Awareness50
Mathematics35
General Intelligence and Reasoning35
Total12090 minutes

RRB NTPC Typing Skill Test

The typing skill test will be qualifying in nature. This means that the marks obtained in this test will not be considered for the merit list. Candidates will be required to type 30 words per minute in English or 25 words per minute in Hindi without any editing tools or spell checker. Typing Skill Test will be conducted for the following posts.

  • Senior Clerk cum Typist
  • Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist
  • Senior Time Keeper
  • Junior Clerk cum Typist
  • Accounts Clerk cum Typist
  • Junior Time Keeper

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RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Date FAQs

When will the CBT-2 for RRB NTPC Recruitment be conducted?

RRB NTPC CBT-2 shall be conducted on the 9th and 10th of May 2022 for Pay Level-4 and Pay Level-6.

What is the exam pattern for CBT-2 of NTPC posts?

CBT-2 will include 120 questions carrying one mark each. The subjects included were General Awareness, Mathematics, and General Intelligence and Reasoning.

Will there be any negative marking for CBT-2 of RRB NTPC Recruitment?

Yes, a negative marking of ⅓ marks was done for every wrong answer.

When did the Result for CBT-1 come out?

The results for CBT-1 were announced from 14th January to 30th March 2022.

What will be the duration of CBT-2 for RRB NTPC Recruitment?

CBT-2 will be conducted for 90 minutes.