RRB ASM Recruitment 2021| Railway Station Master 50,000 Vacancy, Eligibility, Syllabus & Notification Detail

Looking for Indian Railways Recruitment 2021? Apply now over 50000 Assistant Station Master Jobs in Indian Railways

Indian Railways have announced a Bumper vacancy for its ongoing Recruitment Project 2021. A total of 130000 NTPC vacancies have been advertised under the Indian Railways Recruitment 2020-2021. However, the Bulk of vacancies are shared by Goods Guard and Assistant Station Master posts.

RRB NTPC Recruitment 2020-21| Non-Technical 35277, Eligibility, Exam date, Admit card Link

Posts Name (Notification link) Vacancies Detail
Non Technical Popular Categories (NTPC), Advt No: RRB CEN 01/2019 35277 (Officially Out)
Para Medical Staff, Advt No: RRB CEN 02/2019 1937 (Officially Out)
Ministerial & Isolated Categories, Advt No: RRB CEN 03/2019 1665 (Officially Out)
Level – 1 Posts, Advt No: RRC-01/2019 103769 (Officially Out)
Total Vacancies 1.3 LAKHS Posts (Officially Out)

In this post, we will discuss in Detail the Job Profile, Salary, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Study Material and everything, you need to know about the Assistant Station Master Exam. and In our upcoming post, we will share the Details of Goods Guard post

It is worth mentioning here that this RRB ntpc Recruitment 2021, is a must apply for all those who are graduates and looking for Government Jobs in India. There are 9 categories (Posts) for which vacancies are advertised. As we mentioned above, the post which gets the maximum attention of Job Seekers in “Assistant Station Master”

This RRB Assistant Station Master Recruitment in 2021 is being conducted after a very long time, the last Recruitment for this post was held way back in 2016. Now, with the development of Railways Projects and extension of railways line even to hilly areas Like Train to Kashmir, there is heavy requirement of man power in Indian Railways.

Applicants must note that Online Registration for Indian Railways NTPC Recruitment 2021, Allready over for ALP Technician, Group D & Constable Posts. If you missed this bumper vacancy then you have good chance as, railway also announce around 1.3 lakhs vacancy in 2020-2021.

Check 130000 NTPC (Including Station master Posts) Vacancy Notification and Apply Online link

Indian Railways Assistant station Master Recruitment

Indian Railways invites online applications from the eligible Indians, willing to seek employment in Railways for the below mentioned post

  • Post: Assistant Station Master
  • No, of Vacancies: 50000+ Posts (Expected)
  • Pay Scale: PB Res. 5,200 20,2000 Grade Pay Rs. 2800/- has been upgraded as Station Master in PB Rs. 9,300 – 34,800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200.

Note: With the Implementation of 7th Pay Commission in 2016, the Salary of ASM will be revised and the expected salary for ASM will be Rs 38000 (Approx)- Starting salary. 

What is the Job Profile of Assistant Station Master?

An Assistant station Master posts in Indian Railways is a Group C Non-Gazetted posts and this is an Entry Level posts in Railways.

The Job Profile of ASM is given as under

  1. Assistant Station Master is in charge of Trains running at station. In short, he looks after the Trains Activity at the station
  2. He is one, who gives the signals to Trains, following the rules and guidelines as Laid down
  3. An ASM, will have to work in shifts, however the working schedule of 8 hours per day.

Here is the Future Scope and Promotions for ASM

>>Assistant station Master  (Entry Level)


>>Station Master 


>>Station Superintendent


>>Assistant Operations Manager


>>Divisional Operations Manager (Top Level)

What is the Eligibility Criteria for Assistant station Master?

If you feel that this can be your dream Jobs in Railways and willing to apply for the post of ASM, then you should meet the below mentioned eligibility conditions

1) Applicant must be an Indian Citizen

2) Age Limit: Applicants maximum age should not exceed 32 years (For General Candidates Only). However, there is age relaxation for reserved category.

3) Educational Qualification: Only Graduates can apply for the post of Assistant station Master in Railways

Selection Process: The Selection Process for the Recruitment of Assistant Station Manager in Railways, comprises of only Written test, and it will be a Computer Based Online test.

The Written test, will have two stages : Prelims and Mains Exams

Prelims Exam: The Prelims Exam is a common Exam for all the posts. The Exam pattern comprises of 100 Objective type Questions to be completed in a composite time of 90 Minutes

Here is the section-wise break up of Prelims Exam

1) Arithmetic Ability: 25 Marks

2) General Science: 30 Marks

3) General Intelligence 25 Marks

4) General Knowledge : 20 Marks

It is worth mentioning here that the Prelims exam is only a Qualifying (Screening) Exam, and marks obtained in this exam, will have no bearing on the final merit.

Mains Exams: Successful candidates in the Prelims exam, will be called for Mains exam. For Mains Exam, candidates will be shortlisted in the ratio of 1:15 the no. of vacancies. The Mains Exam have the weightage of 70% in the final Merit

Aptitude test : Those who are successful in the Mains Exam will be called for an Aptitude test, that is Qualifying in nature. The aptitude test carries weightage of 30% in the final Merit

Final Merit : The Final Merit comprises of  Marks obtained in the Mains Exam (70%) and aptitude test (30%) taken together. 

Railway Station Master Posts Apply online

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Books for Railway Assistant Station Master Exam

Now, you know the Exam Pattern, syllabus and Selection Process for the Recruitment of Assistant Manager post, now its time to know to Books and Study Material for the exam.

The Syllabus for ASM Prelims is some what similar to SSC CGL Exam, but the section-wise weightage and duration is different. In this section, we are discussing some of the Best Books for Assistant station Master

These Books have proved their Merit is the previous Railway Exams, and coevered the Entire length and breadth of Syllabus. Moreover these books are recommended by the Toppers of Previous Railway Exams, 

You can buy these Books at Discounted Rates from Amazon. Plus amazon is offering 30 Day Replacement guarantee.

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  • RRB Assistant Station Master (A.S.M.), Goods Guard :Buy Online
  • RRB Non-Technical Posts (ASM, Goods Guard)) Practice Work-Book: BUY Online
  • RRB – Non-Technical (Commercial/T.A./Goods Guards) Exam Guide: BUY Online 

Updates ?

We will update this page, when the Official RRB Recruitment 2021 Notification, will be announced soon

In our upcoming post, we will share the Free Study Material. Previous years paper and sample paper for ASM Exam. If you have any queries, you can ask us through the comments section below

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