RPF 8619 SI/ Constable Online Recruitment 2018

Railway RPF Constable/ SI Jobs 2018: Railway Recruitment Board had recently released a RRB Recruitment notification for 62907 Group D Post. A huge number of candidates applied for these huge vacancies. Now, candidates are waiting for Railway Protection Force’s Constable and Sub-Inspector recruitment notification. RRB released this recruitment on its website. Candidates who are interested to fill up these vacancies too, they must need to read the notification and apply for this vacancies. Here, in the below table we are going to provide you the easiest way to understand the eligibility criteria for this recruitment. Candidates can apply online from 01.06.2018 and the last date for online registration is 30.06.2018.

RPF Important Dates and Criteria At a Glance:

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Age Limit
18-25 Years for Constable
20-25 Years for SI
Educational Qualification
SSLC/Matric for Constable
Bachelor Degree for SI
Application Fee
General/ OBC: Rs. 500/-
All others: Rs. 250/-
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Online Registration
01 June 2018 from 10:00 AM
Last date – Online registration
30 June 2018 (11:59 PM)
Last Date for On-Line Fee Payment 02 July 2018 (11:59 PM)
Last Date for Off-Line Fee Payment 05 July 2018 (11:59 PM)
Tentative schedule for Computer Based Test September/ October 2018 (Tentative)
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ONLINE applications are invited from eligible Male and Female candidates for the recruitment of Sub-Inspectors (SI) in Level 6 of 7 th CPC Pay matrix for the vacancies in Railway Protection Force (RPF) of various Zones of Indian Railways and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF). Applications complete in all respect should be submitted ONLINE ONLY before 23.59 hrs of 30/06/2018. Candidates can apply online mode through the official website of RRB. Link will be available soon. Aspirants who are excited to apply for RPF Recruitment 2018 read the eligibility criteria carefully before going to apply online. RPF SI/ Constable Recruitment registration will be start from 01.06.2018.

Candidates should ensure that they possess/fulfil all eligibility conditions prescribed for the post as on the closing date for submitting applications. Candidates must have passed the SSLC Matriculation or equivalent examination conducted by a recognized Board. Class 10/SSLC/ Matriculation for Constable Posts & must have Bachelor Degree for Sub-Inspector Posts. Those awaiting results of the final examinations for the prescribed qualification are not eligible and hence NEED NOT apply. Candidates age should be between 18-25 years for constable post & 20-25 years for SI post. The lower and upper age limit indicated in the Employment Notice will be reckoned as on 1st July 2018.

RPF Vacancies Details:

Group Zonal Railway Male Female
A SR, SWR & SCR 656 82 34 32 804 621 114 54 138 927
B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 329 42 18 51 440 388 92 45 187 712
C ER, ECR, SER & ECoR 877 184 134 92 1287 816 201 132 242 1391
D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 761 152 68 65 1046 646 141 75 144 1006
E NFR 136 5 12 7 160 128 17 14 21 180
F RPSF 378 66 18 204 666 0 0 0 0 0
Total 3137 531 284 451 4403 2599 565 320 732 4216

Eligibility of Candidates for RPF:

  • A candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the
    Government of India.
Educational Qualification
Sub Inspector ( Executive)
Graduate from a recognized University
Min. 20 Years & Max. 25 Years
Constable ( Executive)
SSLC/Matric from a recognized Board.
Min. 18 Years & Max. 25 Years
Note: Degree from a recognized University for Sub-Inspector (Executive) shall only be valid. Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational qualification SHOULD NOT apply.
  • Date of birth mentioned in matriculation or equivalent certificate alone shall be acceptable. The lower and upper age limit indicated in the Employment Notice will be reckoned as on 1st July 2018.
  • The relaxation in upper age limit/maximum upper age for the following categories/ communities in the table below is applicable subject to submission of requisite certificates:
Sr. No.
Age relaxation permissible beyond upper age limit
SC/ST Candidates
05 Years
OBC – Non Creamy Layer candidates
03 Years
Ex-servicemen candidates who have put in not less than 6 months continuous service after attestation.
To the extent of service rendered in Armed Force plus UR – 3 years, OBC-Non-creamy Layer – 6 years. SC/ST – 8 years
Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 ( Unreserved)
UR – 5 years OBC–Non-creamy layer – 8 years SC/ST – 10 years
Central Govt. employees (Unreserved) other than ex-servicemen who have rendered not less than 3 years of regular & continuous service on date of reckoning
UR – 5 years OBC–Non-creamy layer – 8 years SC/ST – 10 years
Widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from husband but remarried
UR – 2 years OBC- Non-creamy layer – 5 years. SC/ST – 7 years
  • Note: If a candidate is eligible for relaxation of age on more than one ground, he/she would be accorded the highest of the age relaxations (not cumulative) for which he/she is eligible. No age relaxation is allowed to SC/ST/OBC-Non-creamy Layer (NCL) candidates applying against unreserved vacancies.
  • No age relaxation is allowed to SC/ST/OBC-Non-creamy Layer (NCL) candidates applying against unreserved vacancies.

Physical Eligibility for RPF:




General / OBC


General / OBC



165 CMS

160 CMS

157 CMS

152 CMS


80-85 CMS

76.2-81.2 CMS




1600 Mts in 5 Minute 45 Second

800 Mtr in 3 Minute 40 Second

Long Jump

14 Feet

09 Feet

High Jump

04 Feet

03 Feet

Examination Fee:

  • Candidates applying for the post notified in this Employment Notice have to pay the prescribed fee as per their category detailed below:
Sr. No.
Candidates Categories
For all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at Sl No. 2 * Rs. 400/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges on appearing in CBT.
Rs. 500/-
For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Exserviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically backward class. * This fee of Rs. 250/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges on appearing in CBT.
Rs. 250/-
Note: In the event of cancellation of notified vacancies, the examination fee will not be refunded.

Mode of Payment of Fee:

  • ONLINE fee payment through internet baking or debit/credit cards.
  • OFFLINE fee payment through
    • SBI Bank Challan payment mode in any branch of SBI.
    • Post office Challan Payment Mode in any branch of computerized Post Office.
      • The online payment will be allowed till 23.59 hrs of 02.07.2018 and offline payment will be allowed till 23.59 hrs of 05.07.2018 for candidates who register themselves till 23.59 hrs of 30.06.2018. However, registration will be confirmed only on payment of the fee.
  • All applicable service charges shall be borne by the candidates. If the fee is paid through offline mode viz (II) a) & b) above, the receipt should be preserved. The same should be produced on demand at the time of Document Verification (DV).
  • Minorities include Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and Zoroastrians (Parsis) subject to revision/deletion/inclusion, if any, received till the closing date of notification. Minority candidates claiming waiver of examination fee will be required to furnish, at the time of DV, “Minority Category Declaration” affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper that they belong to any of the above minority communities, failing which their candidature will be rejected.
  • Economically Backward Class ( EBC) candidates are those whose annual family income is less than Rs. 50,000/-. Such Candidates should have valid Income Certificate in the prescribed format or on the letterhead of the Issuing Authority to this effect. The certificate details should be filled in the online application and same should be submitted at the time of DV. Candidates having BPL card also eligible for fee concession under EBC
    and all these candidates seeking fee concession should fill in the relevant details in the ONLINE application.
  • Candidates who appear in CBT will be eligible for fee refund. For exam fee refund (amount as applicable), they should provide details of beneficiary account viz. Beneficiary name, Bank name, and Account Number and
    IFSC code.
  • Applications not accompanied with examination fee, wherever applicable, will be summarily rejected.

Apply Online for RPF:

  • Click on the ONLINE application link for the recruitment of your Desired Post (Constable/ SI) and carry out the following:
  • Confirm that you have read and understood the instructions clearly by clicking the check box.
  • Enter your name, Date of Birth and Father’s name, Mother’s name, Aadhaar number(optional), State/UT, Category, Education Board, 10th/Matric Roll number, year of passing 10th/Matric, mobile number and email-id and then submit for registration. Before submitting for registration, ensure and confirm that all the information are correct as the details furnished for registration cannot be changed later.
  • On submitting registration form, the registration number and password shall be displayed to the candidate. Also, OTPs (One Time Password) shall be sent to the registered mobile number and email along with the registration details. The candidate should retrieve the OTPs from email and mobile and then login to proceed with the filling up of application and to make payment. Candidate should note and preserve their registration number for later reference during the recruitment process. Central Recruitment Committee will not entertain any request seeking registration number.
  • The online format of application will have the fields for Educational qualification, Gender, Religion, ESM, and Minority, Economically backward class, Age relaxation eligibility category as applicable and other details.
  • On completion of application details as above, the candidate will be directed to the payment page to choose payment mode i.e. Bank (online->net banking/credit card/debit card & offline->Other Modes->bank Branch for Challan) or Post Office Challan and complete the payment process. Please note the last date and time specified for each mode of payment and submit the application well in time.

Railway RPF Exam Hall Ticket/ Admit Card 2018:

  • Candidates can verify their eligibility status from the website. SMS and email messages will be sent to all eligible candidates about the e-call letter upload details.
  • Photographs shall be scanned in colour and printed on the call letter.
  • Eligible candidates can download e-call letter from the Indian Railways website about 10 days before the date of the CBT/PET/PMT/Document Verification(as applicable).
  • No call letter will be sent to candidates by post.
  • Candidates should read the instructions on the e-call letter carefully and follow them scrupulously.
  • For RPF Exam Admit Card check the official website regularly.

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