RRB Group D Eligibility Criteria

A. Nationality / Citizenship

(i) A candidate must be either:

  • a citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India

B. Age Limit

Minimum Age – 18 years
Maximum Age – 31 years

Note – The Lower and Upper Age Limit indicated for a particular post(s) in the vacancy table will be reckoned as on 01.07.2018.

Date of birth of candidates should be between the dates given below: (Both dates inclusive)

Age GroupUpper limit of Date of Birth (Not earlier than)Lower limit of Date of Birth (Not later than)
18 – 31UROBC-Non Creamy LayerSC/STFor all community / categories

Age Relaxation

Age Relaxation RRB Group D

C. Educational Qualification

  • You should be 10th Pass or ITI from Institution recognised by NCVT / SCVT or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT.


  • You should be 10th Pass plus National Apprenticeship (NAC) granted by NCVT or 10th Pass plus ITI  from Institution recognised by NCVT / SCVT.

Points to Remember

  • If you are awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational / technical qualification then you SHOULD NOT apply.
  • If you have completed your Diploma / Degree in Engineering then your application will not be accepted in lieu of course completed Act Apprenticeship / ITI.

D. Medical Standards

  • You need to have a Distance vision of 6/96/12, 6/18 according to the post you are applying for.
  • You need to be generally fit in all physical aspects in order to carry out your duties efficiently.
  • These Medical Standards are applicable for various posts having different standards as A2, B1, B2 & C1.

The detailed Visual Acuity is given below:

Medical Standard RRB Group D