RPF Recruitment Constable 2018,Apply for CBT Test:Govt of India, Ministry of Railway released notification for 8619 posts of Constable vacancies in Railway Protection Force (RPF) of various Zones of Indian Railways and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF).Applicants from eligible Male and Female candidates can apply online from http://constable.rpfonlinereg.org website.
Indian Railway will conduct CBT Exam,PMT,PET and other related exam for selection of 8619 Constable vacancy.So applicants are required to face CBT Test Firstly and on the merit of CBT Exam, Applicant can involve rest of the recruitment procedure as per RPF Notification 2018.RPF Recruitment Eligibility,Detailed of vacancies and how to apply are given below.
RPF Recruitment 2018 – Constable CBT Test
RPF Online application Form 2018 for CBT Test – As per the official notification of Indian Railways, indianrailways.gov.in, the candidates can start applying for this jobs from 10 hrs on 01/06/2018 and before 23.59 hrs of 30/06/2018.RPF Currently recruiting 8619 posts of constable jobs in various Railway zones.Applicants from 1oth class are eligible to submit RPF Constable application form online and they need attend first Computer Based Test.There are about 50 % vacancies reserved for Female candidates and rest of posts will distribute among the male categories applicant.
RPF Recruitment 2018 Official Website –
RPF Notification 2018 – Government of India,Ministry of Railway,Employment Notice No. Constable/RPF – 01/2018 for Recruitment of Constable in Railway Protection Force and Railway Protection Special Force in Level 3 of 7th CPC Pay matrix with initial pay of Rs 21,700/- and Allowances ar per official pdf link uploaded http://constable.rpfonlinereg.org/documents/NotificationNo-012018-Constable-English.pdf
RPF Recruitment Important FAQ
1Q.A Candidate waiting for results can apply for RPF constable job?
2Q.A Candidate can submit multiple application Offline?
Ans:- no,Each candidate shall fill ONLY one application online.
3Q.A Candidate can submit more than one application to Group of Zonal Railway or RPSF?
Ans: No.Application to more than one Group will lead to rejection of all the application of the candidates.
4Q.An Applicant medically unsuitable for the post of Constable still can apply to RPF Vacancy?
5Q. A candidate fall under PWD can apply for RPF/SRPF Constable Posts?
Ans:As per Notification,Identified not suitable and exempted from the purview of sections 33 and 47 of PWD Act, 1995 by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
RPF/SRPF Recruitment Vacancy 2018
As per RPF Employment Notification Reservation are applicable for Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and other Backward Class ( OBC)- Non Creamy Layer ( NCL) as follows
SR, SWR & SCR Zonal railway (Group A) –
- Male 804 vacancy out of UR-656,SC- 82 ST-34,OBC – 82
- Female -927 posts out of UR- 621 ,SC- 144,ST- 54,,OBC -138 posts.
CR, WR, WCR & SECR Zonal railway (Group B) –
- Male 440 vacancy out of UR-329,SC- 42, ST-18,OBC – 51 no.
- Female -712 posts out of UR- 388 ,SC- 92,ST- 45,OBC -187 posts.
ER, ECR, SER & ECoR Zonal railway (Group C) –
- Male 1287 vacancy out of UR- 877 ,SC- 164, ST-134,OBC – 92
- Female 1391 posts out of UR- 816 ,SC- 201,ST- 132,,OBC -242posts.
NR, NER, NWR & NCR Zonal railway (Group D) –
- Male 1046 vacancy out of UR-761,SC- 152,ST-68,OBC – 65
- Female 1006 posts out of UR- 646 ,SC- 141,S- 75,,OBC -144 posts
NFR Zonal railway (Group E) –
- Male 160 vacancy out of UR-136,SC- 5,ST-12,OBC – 07
- Female 180 posts out of UR- 646 ,SC- 141,ST- 75,,OBC -144 posts.
RPSF (Group F) – Male 666 vacancies , UR-378,SC-66,ST-18,OBC – 204
Total no of Vacancies( Gr A + B+C+D+E+F) = 8619 Posts(Male-4403 & Female – 4216)
Note I: As per Govt of India instruction RPF Constable Recruitment 2018, the reservation for Ex-servicemen (ESM) shall be 10% of the combined vacancies of male and female of each group of zones.
Note II: Since the reservation for ESM and Female are horizontal in nature, vacancies remaining unfilled for want of suitable ESM and Females during recruitment shall be filled up by the suitable Male candidate as per existing guidelines.
Note III: Details of abbreviations: CR= Central Railway, ER=Eastern Railway, ECoR=East Coast Railway, ECR=East Central Railway, NR=Northern Railway, NCR=North Central Railway, NER=North Eastern Railway, NFR=North East Frontier Railway, NWR=North Western Railway, SR=Southern Railway, SCR=South Central Railway, SER=South Eastern Railway, SECR=South East Central Railway, SWR=South Western Railway, WR=Western Railway, WCR=West Central Railway, UR=Un Reserved (General) SC=Scheduled Caste, ST=Scheduled Tribe, OBC=Other Backward Classes, ESM=Ex. Servicemen
Note I,II & III Sources Link
RPF SRPF Recruitment Eligibility 2018 for CBT,PMT
A candidate must be a citizen of India and required to meet age and educational qualification prescribed by Government of India.
SSLC/Matric from a recognized Board
Age Limit:Min: 18- Max: 26 years.Age relaxation permissible beyond upper age limit i.e
- SC/ST Candidates 5 years
- OBC – Non Creamy Layer candidates 3 years
- Ex-servicemen – To the extent of service rendered in Armed Forces plus UR – 3 years, OBC-Non-creamy Layer – 6 years . SC/ST – 8 years
- Central Govt. employees (Unreserved) – (UR – 5 years OBC–Non-creamy layer – 8 years SC/ST – 10 years )
- Widows, divorced women and women – (UR – 2 years OBC- Non-creamy layer – 5 years. SC/ST – 7 years)
- UR/OBC – Height (in CMs) for male 165,Female 157 & Chest ( in CMs) for male Unexpanded -80,Expanded -80
- SC/ST – Height (in CMs) for male 160,Female 152 & Chest ( in CMs) for male Unexpanded -76.2,Expanded -81.2
- For other Categories Height (in CMs) for male 163,Female 155 & Chest ( in CMs) for male Unexpanded -80,Expanded -85
RPF Recruitment Selection Process – CBT,Hall Ticket & Results
Candidates who are going to apply Indian Railway RPF Recruitment Constable post should need the passed CBT,PET,PMT & Medical Test. However,Final selection will be made as per Railway Authority.
- Computer Based Test (CBT)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
- Document Verification (DV)
- Medical Examination
Rs. 500/- for all candidates, Rs. 250/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Exserviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically backward class. Applicant can pay there fee through internet baking or debit/credit cards or by Offline SBI Bank Challan payment mode in any branch of SBI or 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
- offline payment will be allowed till 23.59 hrs of 05.07.2018
Note IV:Candidates who appear in CBT will be eligible for fee refund.
Scale of Pay:Level 3 of 7th CPC pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs. 21,700/- plus other allowances admissible
How to submit RPF Recruitment Online Application Form
Candidates meeting the all eligible criteria prescribed by railway Protection Force can registered there detailed from date available from 10 hrs on 01/06/2018 to 23.59 hrs of 30/06/2018 online only through Indian Government railway website at http://constable.rpfonlinereg.org
What is COMPUTER BASED TEST ( CBT) in RPF Recruitment ?
All the eligible candidates have to undergo a Computer Based Test and The standard of examination will be 10th/Matric level.
Candidates will be required to answer all questions and shall be awarded 01(one) mark for each correct answer. Negative marks shall be awarded for every wrong answer. 1/3 marks shall be deducted for every wrong answer. No mark shall be awarded or deducted for questions not attempted.
Total Duration : 90 min. No. of Questions: 120 Question Type
RPF Recruitment CBT Syllabus
- General Awareness (50 marks)
- Arithmetic(35 marks)
- General Intelligence & reasoning(35 marks)
RPF Recruitment PET & PMT Test
Based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT, candidates will be called for PET and PMT
HALL TICKET (e-call letter) FOR CBT:
For Admid Card Check your registration status from the website.RPF can SMS and email messages about the e-call letter upload details.
All candidates can download e-call letter/Admid card/Hall Ticket from the Indian Railways website about 10 days before the date of the CBT/PET/PMT/Document Verification
RPF Recruitment Constable 2018>> Detailed Notification