Indian Railway has released the official notification for Railway Protection Force & Railway Protection Special Force Sub-Inspectors (RPF & RPSF SI) Recruitment 2018. The total number of vacancies are 1120 which has been notified of which 819 posts for Male Candidates and 301 are for Female Candidates. Graduates can apply for the post through official website i.e. rpfonlinereg.org before the last date. Candidates for the recruitment of Sub-Inspectors (SI) in Level 6 of 7th 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.
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An eligible candidate should download his/her call letter from Railway website by entering his/her details i.e. Registration Number/Roll Number and Password/Date of Birth. No hard copy of the call letter/ Information Handout etc. will be sent by post/courier.
Pay, as per 7th CPC Pay matrix, at level 6 and other benefits include dearness allowance, houserent allowance, transport allowance, children education allowance, leave travel concession, medical facilities, CSD facility and other allowances/advances. Recruited candidates will be covered under national pension system (NPS) of the government unless provided otherwise as per Govt. of India rules.
The Salary for RPF SI is mentioned below:
Sub – Inspectors
As per 7th CPC Pay matrix and other benefits (Approx. Rs. 35,400/- per month and allowances)
Before applying, candidates should ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria for the post. Candidates are advised to apply online through Railway website in Application Fees/Intimation Charges, shall be as follows
Category of Applicant
Amount of Fee (Non-refundable)
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.
For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-serviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically backward class. * This fee of Rs. 250/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges on appearing in CBT.
Every year Railway conducts recruitment for the post of Sub-Inspectors, the most paramount and prestigious job to start your career. The entire recruitment process involves on online examination from a centre as allotted by Railway. All stages of the examination are mandatory. Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspectors (RPF SI) will be held in three stages are as follows:-
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Computer Based Test (CBT)
Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement (PMT)
Before starting Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspector (RPF SI) it is important that aspirants are well verse with topics and the detailed syllabus for the exam. Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspector will have objective questions from Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning skills, understanding of English Language, General Awareness. So, topics related to these sections cover Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspector exam syllabus.
General Intelligence & Reasoning
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To apply for Railway Protection Force an aspirant should meet various eligibility Criteria wrt to Education Qualification, Age Nationality, Number of attempts permissible etc.
Educational Qualification and age:
Sub Inspector (Executive)
Graduate from a recognized University.
Physical Measurement :-
Height (in CMs)
Chest (in CMs) (Only for Male)
For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other Categories specified by Govt.
Upper limit of Date of Birth ( Not
Lower limit of Date of
Birth ( Not later than)
OBC-Non Creamy Layer
For all category
20 to 25
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Railway releases notification for Sub-Inspectors Examination every year. Tentative dates for the examination process are listed in Railway exam calendar.Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspectors Exam Calendar
Railway has releases notification for Sub-Inspectors Examination every year. Tentative dates for the examination process are listed in Railway exam calendar. The whole process of selection of Sub-Inspectors is mentioned below.
Date of Opening of Online registration
10 hrs on 01st June 2018
Date of Closing of Online registration:
23.59 hrs on 30th June 2018
Admit Card realised Date
9th December 2018
Date for Online Exam
19 December 2018 Onward
The exam schedule of RPF Sub-Inspectors 2018 has been announced group wise. The candidates can check it from below.
Date for Online Phase I Exam
19 December 2018
Date for Phase II Exam
05 January 2019 to 06 January 2019
Date for Phase III Exam
09 January 2019 to 13 January 2019
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The Railway Protection Force Cut-Off marks will be set by the Railway Recruitment Board. We have mentioned the expected cut off marks of Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspector 2018. Knowing the previous year cut-off of any exams help in planning preparation strategy for the exam.
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Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates who must be an Indian Citizen for selection and appointment to various posts. The vacancies are as under:-
SR, SWR & SCR
CR, WR, WCR & SECR
ER, ECR, SER & ECoR
NR, NER, NWR & NCR
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