Graduates Eligible for Railway Protection Force Recruitment Drive, Salary as per 7th Pay Commission

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As per the latest railway recruitment updates in RPF and RPSF for SI posts across the country, graduates are eligible for the posts and the salary will be according to the Level-6 of the Seventh Pay Commission pay matrix with initial pay of Rs.35,400/- and allowances.

Indian Railway has released the official notification for Railway Protection Force  & Railway Protection Special Force Sub-Inspectors (RPF & RPSF SI) Recruitment 2018 through the Employment News week 19-25 May 2018. The total of 1120 vacancies has been notified of which 454 posts for Male Candidates and 301 are for Female Candidate.

The online application for RPF & RPSF SI Recruitment 2018 will start from 01 June 2018 and to continue till 30 June 2018. Graduates can apply for the post through official website via before the last date.

Indian Railways has also released official notification for the post of Constable for RPF & RPSF Recruitment 2018. Candidates can easily online for these posts. For more information on this, visit the links given below.

RPF & RPSF SI Important Dates:

  • Starting Date for Online Application Submission – 01 June 2018 from 10:00 AM
  • Last Date for Online Application Submission – 30 June 2018 till 11:59 PM
  • Tentative Date for Computer Based Test – September and October 2018

RPF & RPSF SI Vacancies Details:

Total Posts – 1120

  • Male – 454 Posts
  • Female – 301 Posts

RPF & RPSF SI Pay Scale:

Rs.35,400 plus other allowances

RPF & RPSF SI Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates should be graduate from a recognized board
  • Must be a citizen of India

Age Limit:

The age should be between 20 to 25 Years

Physical Measurement:

Category Height Male (cm) Chest Unexpended (cm) Chest Expended (cm) Height Female (cm)
UR/OBC 165 80 85 157
SC/ST 160 76.2 81.2 152
Hillmen 163 80 85 155

RPF & RPSF SI Exam Pattern & Selection Procedure:

The selection for RPF Constable Post will be done in three stages as follows :

Phase I

Computer Based Test – Online written test will be conducted in the month of September and October. The candidates who would apply for the post, have to appear for the test. The test will be consists of 120 MCQs to be completed in 90 minutes duration. 1 marks will be awarded  for each correct answer and 1 marks will be deducted for 4 incorrect answer.

Question Type:

  • General Awareness – 50 Marks
  • Arithmetic – 35 Marks
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning – 35 questions

Phase II

Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test  (PMT)-  The candidates who will qualify CBT shall be called for PET an PMT. It will consists of three events:

Event Male Female Number of Chances
1600 meter 6 minutes 30 seconds NA 1
800 meter NA 4 minutes 1
High Jump 3 feet 9 inches 3 feet 2
Long Jump 12 feet 9 feet 2

Phase III

Document Verification – Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in written test and performance in PET and PMT for document verification

Medical examination will be also be conducted for empaneled candidates. The candidates found fit directed to the concerned training centre

RPF & RPSF SI Application Process:

Candidates can apply online for the posts on the official website

RPF & RPSF SI Examination Fee:

  • Open Categories – Rs. 500/-
  • SC.ST/Ex-serviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically Backward Class – Rs. 250

Notification for RPF & RPSF SI


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