The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has published a notification regarding extend of last date to select the RRB or Post/ Exam Trade and Confirming/ Modification of the Application fee refund. It has also been notified due to such change, the link for completing these activities will be temporarily unavailable. Another good news for students is that now they can add additional education qualification as well and can apply for more post.
As per the notification published, those candidates who are having additional essential qualifications, whether submitted their options so far or not will be able to log in from October 01, 2018 and can add their additional qualifications with relevant details. After adding the exam trade, the candidates can confirm/ modify bank details for the application fee refund.
The login link is temporarily unavailable and will start from October 01. The last date to add and modify details is October 06, 2018
The Board has received many representations from RRB ALP, “that even though they had 10+2 in Physics and Maths or additional technical qualifications such as ITI in more than one trade, they had not filled these details at the time of application. But now in view of the opportunity to opt 10+2- Physics and Maths also, as a trade for qualifying CBT, they want to add such additional qualifications in their applications”.
In response to the representation received, the Board decided to extend the date for Submission of Additional Educational Qualifications and a one-time modification of selected RRB, Post preferences and Exam trade,
Those who have already selected the RRB, Post preferences etc, and wish to add qualifications or modify/edit the RRB, post preferences and exam trade can also log in from October 01, 2018.
Remember that this is a one-time opportunity, which means, that the details once edited will be final and the candidates cannot log in again to edit the details.
The candidates will be able to add qualifications or modify the submitted details by entering the OTP sent to their registered e-mail and mobile number. Likewise, to modify the bank account details, the candidates will receive an OTP.
The last date for completing the above-given activities is October 06, 2018. After the deadline, the Board shall not accept any request for modification of RRB/ Post, etc.
The Board conducted the first stage, i.e. the Computer-based test for RRB ALP from August 09 till 31, 2018. The date for declaration of result is not yet announced, however, many suggest that the result shall be announced in the month of October.
Also, the Board recently announced the increase in the number of vacancies from 26502 to 64371. As per the notification, the revised number of vacancies for Assistant Loco Pilot is 27795 and for Various Posts of Technicians, it is 36576.