RPF

Railway Protection Force (RPF) Recruitment 2018: 9739 Vacancies

Government of India, Ministry of Railways is offering a great opportunity by inviting eligible candidates for the recruitment of Sub-Inspectors & Constable in Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF). Those awaiting results of the final examinations for the prescribed qualifications are not eligible and hence need not apply.

Start Date to Apply Online: 1st June 2018 (10:00 am)
Last Date for registration of Online Application: 30th June 2018 (23: 59 PM)
Computer Based Test (CBT): Tentatively scheduled September and October 2018.

RPF Vacancies 2018

Total No. of Posts: 9739
Constable: 8619

Group Zonal Railway Male Female
UR SC ST OBC Total UR SC ST OBC Total
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
  Total 3137 531 284 451 4403 2599 565 320 144 1006

Sub-Inspector: 1120

Group Zonal Railway Male Female
UR SC ST OBC Total UR SC ST OBC Total
A SR, SWR & SCR 75 9 21 21 126 29 5 9 9 52
B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 59 24 13 48 144 22 11 5 18 56
C ER, ECR, SER & ECOR 149 49 21 68 287 59 18 9 26 112
D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 96 36 10 31 173 39 14 4 12 69
E NFR 25 5 1 3 30 8 2 1 1 12
F RPSF 54 1 3 1 59
  Total 454 124 69 172 819 157 50 28 66 301

RPF Pay Scale

Constable: Level 3 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs.21,700/- and allowances
Sub-Inspector: Level 6 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs.35,400/- and allowances

RPF Educational Qualification

Constable (Executive)
Candidates must be matric passed from a recognised board.
Sub-Inspector (Executive):
Candidates must be graduate from a recognised government university.

Age Limit for Railway Protection Force Constable & Sub Inspector Jobs

  • Applying candidates age should be between 18 to 25 Years.
  • Candidates who are belonging to reservation category can claim for the relaxation in the age as per the government rules.

Selection Process for RPF Jobs (Constable & Sub Inspector)

  • Written Test.
  • Physical Efficiency Test.
  • Physical Measurement Test.
  • Viva- Mock Test.
  • Bonus Marks.
  • Document Verification.

RPF Recruitment 2018 Application Fee

  • General – Rs. 500/-
  • SC/ST/EXSM/Female/EBC/PWD – Rs. 250/-

Official Notice for RPF Recruitment 2018

Download Official Notification for Constables

Download Official Notification for SI