Railway Protection Force Constable Recruitment Notification out for 8619 Vacancy Position

Indian Railway has officially announced the recruitment in 2018 for RPF & RPSF constable post. Read on to know whether you’re eligible or not and other details associated with this RPF CONSTABLE 2018 Recruitment.

Total Vacancies and Region Wise Distribution

Total Number Of Vacancy: 8619 posts

Seat Distribution

All the seats are distributed railway zone wise and on the department basis. Read on to check seats distribution and availability on regional and department basis.

Respective Railway Zone/DepartmentUR-MSC-MST-FOBC-MUR-FSC-FST-FOBC-F
Southern Railway (SR), South Western Railway (SWR), South Central Railway (SCR)65682343268111454138
Central Railway (CR), Western Railway (WR), West Central Railway (WCR), South East Central Railway (SECR)3294218513889245187
Eastern Railway (ER), South Eastern Railway (SER), East Central Railway (ECR), East Coast Railway (ECoR)87718413492816201132242
Northern Railway (NR), North Western Railway (NWR), North Eastern Railway (NER), North Central Railway (NCR)761152686564614175144
Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR)136051207128171421
Railway Protection Special Force (RSPF)3786618204----

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Qualification

To be eligible, all the application should pass the below-given qualification terms

Candidate must have cleared his class 10th academics from a govt. authorized institution or university.

Candidate should have cleared his class 12th academics from a govt. approved institution or university.

Age Limitation

  • All the interested candidates must have at least 18 years of age and maximum 25 years of age by the time recruitment process begins.
  • For reserved categories (SC/ST) age relaxation of 5 years is applicable.
  • For OBC and Ex-Servicemen, 03 years of age relaxation is applicable.

Salary Package

All the selected to hire candidate will receive salary package of  RS 21,700/- under 7 CPC Level 3 pay criteria.

Check: RPF Constable Salary

RPF Police Constable Application Details

The application form will be available on official Indian Railway website between 1st to 30th June 2018. The application fee for unreserved Kota is Rs 40/- and for reserved Quota it’s free. The candidates can pay the application charge via net banking, debit/credit card or bank e-challan.

Recruitment Process

Written Test Exam

The exam will be conducted on the basis of class 10th and 12th academics to select qualifying and deserving candidates.

SubjectTotal Questions
General studies35
General intelligence and reasoning50
Total Time90 Minutes
Marks on Correct Answer1
Negative MarkingYes (1/3 Marks will be deducted)

Physical Efficiency Test

This test will sort all the candidates who qualified written test exam and will get forwarded to the next round.

Physical Measurement

In this step, physical measurement of candidates will be done and on the basis of result selected candidates will get forwarded to next round.

HeightMale:165 CM
Female: 157 CM
EnduranceMale: 1600 Meter Run
Female: 800 Meter Run

Personal Interview

This will be a face to face interview with recruitment officials.

Medical Test

It will examine the fitness ability of respective candidates.

Document Verification

In this step, all the original documents will get verified by officials to give the green signal.

Merit List

It will be the summary of the whole recruitment process and joining letter will be provided to candidates on merit basis.

Apply Online Dates And Examination Schedule

Official Notification Released:- 13/04/2018

Online Application start date: 1/06/2018

Online application close date: 30/06/2018

Admit Card Release Date: 1 month after application submission

Examination Date for RPF Constable Exam: No Official Date Announced Yet

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