RRB Group D Physical Efficiency Test (PET) 2018 – Check Details Here

Indian Railways has started the RRB Group D Exams . The Exam was started from 17th September 2018 and will be held till 14th December 2018. The Exam is conducted for 49 days in three shifts. In this article, we have provided information regarding the Physical Efficiency Test that will be conducted for recruiting candidates under Group- D Posts.

The Physical Efficiency Test is mainly conducted after the Completion of the Computer Based Test.  If the candidate is shortlisted in the Computer Based Test, then he/she has to undergo the Physical Efficiency Test. The Physical Efficiency Test is applicable for both Male and Female Candidates.

Before getting to know about the Group D Physical Efficiency Test (PET), let’s take a quick look at the Selection Stages of RRB Group- D 2018.

Exam Pattern of RRB Group D 2018

The RRB Group- D Selection comprises of the following three stages-

  1. Computer Based Test (CBT)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and
  3. Document Verification (DV)

Click Here for details RRB Group D Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018.

RRB Group- D Physical Efficiency Test 2018

Once the candidate clears the Computer Based Test, he/she will be called for the Physical Efficiency Test. The Physical Efficiency Test is the second stage of the selection procedure for Group D Recruitment 2018. Attempting the Physical Efficiency Test is mandatory and it will be qualifying in nature. Twice the number of the Community-wise vacancies will be called for the Physical Efficiency Test.

Physical Efficiency Test for Male Candidates

  1. The candidate has to lift and carry 35 Kg of weight and run a distance of 100 Meters in a go, without putting it down.
  2. Should be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 4 Minutes and 15 seconds in one chance.

Physical Efficiency Test for Female Candidates

  1. The candidate has to lift and carry 20 Kg of weight and run a distance of 100 Meters in ago, without putting the weight down.
  2. Should be able to run a distance of 1000 meters in 5 Minutes and 40 Seconds in one chance.

After, the completion of the Physical Efficiency Test, if the candidate is selected in PET, then he/she will be called for the Document Verification.

Taking a Physical Efficiency Test is mandatory for all the candidates who are applying for the RRB Group- D Posts 2018.

For PWD Candidates

The Physically Disabled candidates are exempted from appearing the PET. Instead, they have to pass the Medical Examination as prescribed for the Person of Disabilities.

General Instructions required for RRB Group D PET 2018

  • The PET for Group D is qualifying in nature. Therefore, the result will be announced on the same day after the test as far as possible.
  • Candidates are advised to take an adequate care of themselves while appearing the PET so as to avoid injury.
  • The Railway will not be responsible for the Injury/Accident caused during the Physical Efficiency Test
  • The decision of the PET committee at the venue regarding fitness/un‐fitness of candidates in the Group D PET will be final.
  • Candidates must strictly obey the instruction issued by Railway Official at the PET venue.
  • Candidates are advised to read the conditions specified in the employment notification carefully and appear for the PET only if they fulfill all the eligibility conditions mentioned therein. Please note that ineligible candidates detected at any stage will lead to disqualification.
  • Candidates will be allowed only one chance to perform.
  • No request for the change in date, venue and time for PET will be entertained.
  •  Candidates are advised to appear for the exam in, appropriate clothes and shoes.
  • Candidates should report to PET venue one hour before the time indicated on the call letters. Candidates will not be allowed to enter the venue without producing the call letter.

RRB Group D Physical Efficiency Test  2018- Final Selection

On the basis of the candidates’ performance in the RRB Group D CBT, a Merit List will be prepared. Candidates who qualify the CBT Round will be eligible to appear the PET followed by Document Verification and Medical Test. On the Final Merit List, the selected name of the candidate is produced.

Also, Check Here For RRB ALP & Technician Recruitment 2018 and RRB ALP Syllabus 2018.

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  1. Is gold star shoes allowed in group d PET

    1. Hi Om Prakash,
      No the PET examination will probably conducted bare feet.

  2. Sir kya pregnant ladies ke liye PET mein koi exemption mil Sakti hai

    1. Hi Kiran,
      Kindly contact RRB for the information.

  3. Ranchi group d result nahi aaya hai kya

    1. Hi Khushbu,
      RRB Ranchi Group D Result is now declared. Kindly check

  4. Hlo sir,
    My name is vicky &
    i m from chandighar.
    My reg. No. is 1780161813
    My roll no. is 172012043860050
    My d.o.b. is 16/02/1998
    ( mera group d ka result kb aayega & m iski ans key kese check kru
    Pls sir requeat h apse jruur btana )

    1. Hi Vicky,
      Due to technical issues, the official website of RRB Chandigarh is not working. As soon as the result is announced we will update it at RRB Group D Result

  5. RRB group D 2018 expected cut off mark?

    1. Hi Anu,
      Kindly wait for the RRB Group D Cut off 2018 which is due for release soon.

  6. How many time we will get for preparing PET after result declaration?

    1. Hi Atanu,
      It’s better to start preparing beforehand. Looking at the railway’s other recruitment you might not get a lot of time once the CBT result is declared.

  7. sir please my result rrb group d chennai.im priyanka my mail id is sudheeppryanka@gmail.com.my register no is 1880978148.please share my result.

    1. Hi Priyanka,
      RRB Group D Results are not declared yet.
      You have to wait for a while.
      As soon as the result is declared we will update the link hre on page. You can visit and download RRB Group D Result.

  8. sir my regsister number missing pls help me sir pls my date of birth 20/10/1999

  9. waah sir bahut hi badiya info share ki hai, maine bhi apni post me aapka link add kiya hai. thanks

  10. u should buy rrb book group d in collegestrit…there are qestion n answer in that book

  11. plzz help me creak the group d exam , plzz give me suggesion for rrb group d exam . i am very poor . i cant buye any book for this exam ,plzz help me ..

    1. u should buy rrb book group d in collegestrit…there are qestion n answer in that book

  12. Sir plz muje whats app group or facebook group me add kar do plz

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