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RRB Paramedical Recruitment 2019 Notification, Salary

Last update : March 26, 2019

RRB Paramedical Notification is Out!
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RRB Paramedical Recruitment 2019 - Railway Recruitment Board has released notification for the recruitment of 1937 RRB Paramedical Various Vacancies As Part Of CEN 02/2019 For RRB Para-Medical Staff vacancies 2019. The candidates can check RRB 2019 selection process, age & education eligibility criteria, salary, grade pay, exam pattern and other RRB Jobs 2019 recruitment details on this article below. You can download the official RRB Paramedical 2019 notification from the link given below.

The selection for the posts of RRB Paramedical 2019 will be done on the basis of online/written test. The eligible and interested candidates can apply for RRB Paramedical vacancies 2019 using direct link given on this page below. The last date for the application submission is 04-Apr-2019.

RRB Paramedical 2019 Notification and Apply Here


Railway Recruitment Board has released the notification for the recruitment of 1937 RRB Paramedical Various Vacancies As Part Of CEN 02/2019 For RRB Para-Medical Staff.

RRB Paramedical 2019 Exam Dates & Calendar : 

Notice Title Important Dates
Application Submission Starts
Last Date of Application Submission
Last Date of Application Fee Submission (Offline)
Last Date of Application Fee Submission (Online)
Final Application Submission07-Apr-2019
Date of Admit Card Issuance
Exam Date - CBT 1 (Stage 1) Tentatively 
1 Week of Jun 2019
Answer Key
Result, Marks & Selection List TBD


RRB Paramedical Vacancies 2019 - Category Wise :

POST TITLETOTALMedical Standards
Staff Nurse
Dental Hygienist
Dialysis Technician
Extension Educator
Health and Malaria Inspector Gr II
Lab Superintendent Gr II
Pharmacist Gr II
Speech Therapist
ECG Technician
Lady Health Visitor
Lab Assistant Gr I
Grand Total1937

RRB Region and Category Wise Total Vacancies Distribution :

RRB Region
Ahmedabad 45 05 07 17 06 80
Ajmer 55 08 04 17 05 89
Allahabad 77 28 12 43 16 176
Bangalore 26 07 02 12 04 51
Bhopal 29 05 02 09 03 48
Bhubaneswar 17 04 04 08 02 35
Bilaspur 22 03 06 07 02 40
Chandigarh 90 29 12 46 20 197
Chennai 88 33 09 27 16 173
Gorakhpur 32 09 05 14 05 66
Guwahati 52 17 06 32 10 117
Jammu Srinagar 38 08 05 15 04 70
Kolkata 103 32 23 59 19 236
Malda 27 07 02 07 02 45
Mumbai 113 27 19 51 22 232
Muzaffarpur 12 03 02 06 03 26
Patna 28 17 07 17 07 76
Ranchi 19 06 02 09 02 38
Secunderabad 49 21 20 14 08 112
Siliguri 14 03 02 09 02 30
Grand Total 936 272 151 419 158 1937

RRB Paramedical 2019 Salary & Pay Scale :

POST TITLELevel as per 7th CPCInitial Pay (Rs.)
Dietitian Salary7
Staff Nurse Salary
Dental Hygienist Salary
Dialysis Technician Salary
Extension Educator Salary
Health and Malaria Inspector Gr II Salary
Lab Superintendent Gr II Salary
Optometrist Salary
Perfusionist Salary
Physiotherapist Salary
Pharmacist Gr II Salary
Radiographer Salary
Speech Therapist Salary
ECG Technician Salary
Lady Health Visitor Salary
Lab Assistant Gr I Salary

RRB Paramedical 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit :

Age limit has been calculated as on 01.07.2019

  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Dietitian
  • 20 to 40 Yrs - Staff Nurse
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Dental Hygienist
  • 20 to 33 Yrs - Dialysis Tech
  • 22 to 35 Yrs - Extension Educator
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Health & Malaria Inspector Gr II
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Lab Superintendent Grade III
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Optometrist
  • 21 to 40 Yrs - Perfusionist
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Physiotherapist
  • 20 to 35 Yrs - Pharmacist Gr II
  • 19 to 33 Yrs - Radiographer
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Speech Therapist
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - ECG Technician
  • 18 to 30 Yrs - Lady Health Visitor
  • 18 to 33 Yrs - Lab Assistant Gr- II

Age Relaxation :

There are permissible relaxation of upper age limit as per Government Rules. Here are the most common relaxations :

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC / ST5 years
OBC-Non Creamy Layer3 years

Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months service after attestation

Upper age limit as mentioned in the respective posts plus community age relaxation wherever applicable plus Number of years of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years

PH10 years
PH OBC13 years
PH SC / ST15 years

Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989

Upper age limit plus community age relaxation wherever applicable plus 5 years

Candidates who are serving Group C and Group C Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes and put in minimum of 3 years service (continuous or in broken spells)

  • UR - 40 Years 
  • OBC- NCL (Non Creamy Layer) - 43 Years 
  • SC/ST - 45 years
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization such as Railway Canteens, Co-operative Societies and Institutes
Upto the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower plus community age relaxation wherever applicable
Women candidates, who are widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried.
  • UR - 35 Years 
  • OBC- NCL (Non Creamy Layer) - 38 Years 
  • SC/ST - 40 years

Education Qualification :

  • B Sc (Science) with Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics (one year course) from a recognized institution plus 3 months internship training in a hospital. OR
  • B.Sc Home Science plus M.Sc Home Science (Food and Nutrition) from a recognised institution.
Staff Nurse
  • Certificate as Registered Nurse and Midwife having passed 3 years course in General Nursing and Midwifery from a school of Nursing or other institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council OR
  • B.Sc (Nursing).
Dental Hygienist
  • Degree in Science (Biology) from a recognized university or equivalent
  • Diploma / Certificate Course (2 years) in Dental Hygiene from an institute recognized by Dental Council of India
  • Registered with Dental Council of India as Dental Hygienist
  • Two years experience as Dental Hygienist. 
Dialysis Technician

B.Sc., plus

  • Diploma in Haemodialysis OR 
  • Two years satisfactory in-house Training / Experience in Haemodialysis work in a reputed institution (Document proof to be uploaded).
Extension Educator
Graduation in Sociology / Social Work / Community Education disciplines with 2 years diploma in Health Education
Health and Malaria Inspector Gr II

B.Sc. having studied Chemistry as Main / Optional subject in any branch of Chemistry, Plus

  • One year Diploma of Health / Sanitary Inspector OR
  • One year National Trade Certificate (NTC) in Health Sanitary Inspector
Lab Superintendent Gr II
  • B.Sc with Bio-Chemistry / Micro Biology / Life science / B.Sc with Chemistry and Biology as main or as optional / subsidiary subjects or equivalent plus Diploma in Medical Lab technology (DMLT) or equivalent OR
  • B.Sc in Medical Technology (Laboratory) from a recognized institution.
B.Sc in Optometry or Diploma in Ophthalmic Technician (the course should be of 3 to 4 years duration).
  • B.Sc with Diploma in Perfusion Technology Or
  • B.Sc and Three years experience in Cardio Pulmonary Pump Technician
  • Bachelors  Degree in Physiotherapy And
  • Two years practical experience in Physiotherapy from the Government / Private Hospital with at least one hundred beds.
Pharmacist Gr II
  • 10 (plus) 2 in Science or its equivalent, with Diploma in Pharmacy OR 
  • Bachelor degree in Pharmacy (B.Pharma)
  • 10 (plus) 2 with Physics and Chemistry and Diploma in Radiography / X Ray Technician / Radiodiagnosis Technology (2 years course)
Speech Therapist
  • B.Sc and Diploma in Audio and Speech Therapy and and
  • 2 years experience in the
ECG Technician
10 (plus) 2 / Graduation in Science having Certificate/Diploma/Degree in ECG Laboratory Technology / Cardiology / Cardiology Technician / Cardiology Techniques
Lady Health Visitor
12th (10 plus 2) from a recognized Board/University with multipurpose workers course from Institutes recognized by Central/ State Governments
Lab Assistant Gr I

12th (10 plus 2) in Science plus

  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) OR
  • 1. Certificate Course in Medical Lab Technology at par with ) Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) subject to the fulfillment The course has been done from the institution which is recognized by a University or Technical Board of State
  • 2. The duration of the course is at least 01 year
  • 3. During the course the candidate should have done the training on full time basis;
  • 4. At the end of the course, there should be system of examination which has been successfully passes by the candidate

RRB Paramedical Recruitment Process 2019

RRB Paramedical Selection Process 2019 :

The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis in the following steps :

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Document Verification

There shall be negative marking in CBT (Computer Based Test/Examination) and marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer @ 1/3 of the marks allotted for each question. Shortlisting of candidates for Document Verification and empanelment will be made strictly on merit based on the performance of the candidate in the CBT subject to securing minimum qualifying marks prescribed for their communities. Minimum qualifying mark prescribed for UR/EWS is 40%, OBC & SC is 30% and ST is 25%. If sufficient candidates for PwBD are not available 2 marks relaxation in minimum qualifying marks will be given

RRB Paramedical Exam Pattern 2019 :

The RRB Paramedical recruitment examinations will be conducted under following terms and guidelines -

Written Examination - (90 Minutes)

Paper / Subject Title# QuestionsMarks
Professional ability
General Awareness
General Arithmetic , General Intelligence & Reasoning
General Science

  • There shall be negative marking in CBT (Computer Based Test/Examination) and marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer @ 1/3 of the marks allotted for each question
  • The questions will be of objective type with multiple choice and are likely to include questions pertaining to Professional ability (syllabus below), General awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence & Reasoning, and General Science.

RRB Paramedical Syllabus 2019 :

The RRB Paramedical written exam includes the following topics as part of the syllabus.

Common for all posts indicated in Paramedical Categories

1. General Arithmetic

  • 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

2. General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Analogies,
  • Alphabetical and Number Series,
  • Coding and Decoding,
  • Mathematical operations,
  • Relationships,
  • Syllogism,
  • Jumbling,
  • Venn Diagram,
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency,
  • Conclusions and Decision Making,
  • Similarities and Differences,
  • Analytical reasoning,
  • Classification,
  • Directions,
  • Statement-Arguments and Assumptions etc.

3. General Awareness

  • Knowledge of Current affairs,
  • Indian geography,
  • culture and history of India including freedom struggle,
  • Indian Polity and constitution,
  • Indian Economy, 
  • Environmental issues concerning India and the World,
  • Sports,
  • General scientific and technological developments etc

4. General Science

  • Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences (up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus).

Syllabus for various posts in Paramedical Categories

Dietitian Syllabus

Introduction to Human Biology and Body Functions, Nutrients (Role and Significance), Understanding Nutrition (Basic diets for normal conditions/RDA) , Advanced Nutrition, Introduction to Nutraceuticals, Introduction to Special Conditions and Diet Therapy, Introduction to Clinical Nutrition, Food Microbiology, Recommend Approaches to Disease and Nutrition, Nutritional Biochemistry, Research Method Statistics, Medical Nutrition management, Path Physiology and Metabolism in Disease, Public Nutrition and Health, Pediatric and Geriatric Nutrition, Food Allergies and Diet Management

Staff Nurse Syllabus

Anatomy, Physiology, Nutrition, Biochemistry, Nursing Foundations, Psychology, Microbiology, Sociology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Genetics, Medical-Surgical Nursing , (Adult including Geriatrics) - I, Community Health Nursing, Child Health Nursing, Mental Health Nursing, Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing, Nursing Research & Statistics, Management of Nursing Services and Education

Dental Hygienist Syllabus

Dental Hygiene AND Oral Prophylaxis, Community Health Dentistry, Operative Room Technique and Chir Side Assistance, Dental Ethics and Jurisprudence, Dental Materials, Anatomy (General & Dental), Physiology (General & Oral), Pharmacology (General & Dental), Pathology & Bacteriology (General & Dental), Dental Radiology

Dialysis Technician Syllabus 

Anatomy, Biochemistry & Pharmacology, Physiology, Introduction to Kidney diseases, Principles and practice of Dialysis

Extension Educator Syllabus 

Methodology and Perspectives of Social Sciences, The Essence of Sociology, Social Research Methods, Foundations of Sociological Thought, Social stratification, Environment and Society, Modern Sociological Theories, Perspectives on Indian Society, Culture and Personality, Industry and Society, Open course, Crime and Society, Gerontology, Sociology of Development, Tribal Society in India

Health & Malaria Inspector Grade III Syllabus 

Food & Nutrition, Environmental Sanitation and Sanitary Engineering, Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases (Prevention and Control), Health and Death Statistics

Lab Superintendent Grade III Syllabus 

Sociology & Psychology, PHYSIOLOGY, Basic Chemistry and Biochemistry, General Methodology, PHYSICS, Histopathology and cytology techniques, Clinical pathology & basic haematology, PARASITOLOGY &ENTOMOLOGY, Clinical biochemistry, Coagulation & transfusion medicine, Immunohaematology, VIROLOGY, MYCOLOGY, ADVANCED SEROLOGY

Optometrist Syllabus 

Physical and Geometrical Optics, General Anatomy and General Physiology, Ocular Anatomy and Ocular Physiology, Basic Biochemistry, Nutrition, Principles of Lighting, Hospital Procedures, Optometric Optics, Ocular Diseases, Visual Optics, Pharmacology, Pathology and Microbiology, Optometric Instruments, Clinical Examination of Visual System, Clinical Psychology, Clinics, Binocular vision, Glaucoma, Low Vision Aids, Dispensing Optics, Pediatric Optometry and Geriatric Optometry, Contact Lens , Law & Optometry and Occupational Optometry, Systemic Diseases , Epidemiology and Bio Statistics, Public Health and Community Optometry

Perfusionist Syllabus 

Basics of Anatomy, Basics of Physiology, Basics of Biochemistry, Basics of Bio-statistics, Basics of Pathology, Basics of Blood Banking, Basics of Microbiology, Basics of Central Sterilization Services, Hospital Awareness, Familiarization of different tables/tubes in surgical department, Surgical Awareness, preparation of patient for surgery, Patient related services, Anatomy, Physiology, Basics of Diagnostic techniques, Angiography, Oxygenators, Theory of Blood Pump, Gross Anatomy and Structural Features of Heart, Oxygenation, Monitoring, Instrumentation and measurements, Patho Physiology and Pharmacology & Perfusion Techniques, Adequacy of Perfusion, Applied Perfusion Technology, Introduction to Perfusion Technology, Perfusion Equipment, Biomedical Electronics, Perfusion problems during radio pulmonary bypass, Cardio Pulmonary By-Pass, Clinical Application of Bypass Techniques, Occupational Aspects of Perfusion, Postoperative Intensive Care unit Management, Instrumentation Study, Instrument Measurement & Critical Care equipment.

Optometrist Syllabus 

Physical and Geometrical Optics, General Anatomy and General Physiology, Ocular Anatomy and Ocular Physiology, Basic Biochemistry, Nutrition, Principles of Lighting, Hospital Procedures, Optometric Optics, Ocular Diseases, Visual Optics, Pharmacology, Pathology and Microbiology, Optometric Instruments, Clinical Examination of Visual System, Clinical Psychology, Clinics, Binocular vision, Glaucoma, Low Vision Aids, Dispensing Optics, Pediatric Optometry and Geriatric Optometry, Contact Lens , Law & Optometry and Occupational Optometry, Systemic Diseases , Epidemiology and Bio Statistics, Public Health and Community Optometry

Physiotherapist Syllabus 

Psychology & Sociology, Anatomy, Physiology, Applied Physiology, Basic and Applied Physics for Physiotherapy, Basic Nursing & First Aid, Orientation to Physiotherapy, General Medicine/General Surgery/Paediatrics/ Geriatrics, Bio-mechanics, Applied Anatomy & Kinesiology, Exercise Therapy, Microbiology and Pathology, Electrotherapy(low & medium frequency), Electrotherapy (high freq & Actinotherapy), Community Medicine, Clinical Orthopaedics, Clinical Cardio-Respiratory Diseases, Bio Statistics & Research Methodology, Physical Modalities Maintanence, PT in Orthopaedics, PT in Neurology, Pt in Cardio Respiratory Conditions, Rehabilitation Medicine, Advanced Physiotherapeutics, Physical Education

Pharmacist Grade III Syllabus 

Human Anatomy and Physiology, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry, Remedial Biology/Remedial Mathematics, Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pathophysiology, Computer Applications in Pharmacy, Environmental sciences, Physical Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence, Herbal Drug Technology, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Quality Assurance, Instrumental Methods of Analysis, Pharmacy Practice, Novel Drug Delivery System, Biostatistics and Research Methodology, Social and Preventive Pharmacy, Pharma Marketing Management, Pharmaceutical Regulatory Science, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Control and Standardization of Herbals, Computer Aided Drug Design, Cell and Molecular Biology, Cosmetic Science, Experimental Pharmacology, Advanced Instrumentation Techniques, Dietary Supplements and Nutraceuticals

Radiographer Syllabus 

Human Anatomy & Physiology, Radiology Physics, General Physics, Radiation Physics & Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, X-Ray Machines & Accessories, Maintenance, X-ray Film / Image processing Techniques (Dark Room Techniques), Clinical Radiography-Positioning, Medical Ethics and patient care, Principles of Medical Emergencies, Equipments, Techniques of modern Imaging Modalities, Contrast & Special Radiography procedures, Quality Control at Radiology & Radiation Safety

Speech Therapist Syllabus 

Sound and Hearing, Anatomy and Physiology of ear, Hearing loss, Evaluation of hearing, Early identification and prevention, Speech & Language Pathology, Anatomy and physiology of speech mechanism, Disorders of speech and language, Assessment of speech disorders, Assessment of language disorders, Hearing aids and earmolds, Auditory learning, Speech reading, Education of children with hearing impairment, Rehabilitation, Disability issues, Management of speech disorders, Management of language disorders, Educational issues, General issues in management

ECG Technician Syllabus 

Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Introduction to Cardiovascular Diseases, Basic Cardiovascular Investigations, Advanced Cardiovascular Investigations

Lady Health Syllabus 

Community Health Nursing, Health Promotion, Primary Health Care, Midwifery, Child Health Care Nursing, Health Center Management

Lab Assistant Grad II Syllabus

Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Fundamentals of Medical laboratory Technology, Microbiology, Clinical biochemistry, Pathology & Histopathology, Haematology and Blood and bank

RRB Paramedical Online Form 2019, Fee & Apply

Application Form & How to Apply :

The eligible and interested candidates who want to apply need to submit their application online. You can refer the RRB Paramedical Notification 2019 (PDF) from given details below. The candidate should read the instructions carefully to avoid making any mistakes on application submission.

Application Fee :

The candidates are required to pay the RRB Paramedical 2019 application fee as per below given instructions/details. The candidates can pay the application fee Online through Internet Banking, Visa/Mastercard/Maestro Credit or Debit Card.

General / OBCRs. 500/-
SC/ST/Female/ESM/PWD/othersRs. 250/-


Notification PDF RRB Paramedical 2019