RPF Recruitment 2019

15 Dec, 2018

RPF or Railway Protection Force Recruitment will be announced by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) for the year 2019 to recruit eligible candidates for the designation of SI constable. Candidates who wish to nurture their career with Indian Railways are advised to fill the RPF Application Form 2019 which will be available on the official website from June 2019 and will be available till July 2019. Final last date to submit application form is July 2019. Candidates are required to pay the application fee as per the mode directed by the official authority and also required to upload the scanned documents as demanded by the official authority in the same format as per the directions. Candidates are first required to satisfy the RPF Eligibility Criteria 2019 which is framed by the official authority in order to recruit candidates. If any candidate is found ineligible during the process of recruitment his/her candidature will be canceled by the official authority immediately. Numbers of vacancies are yet to be announced by the official authority for RPF Recruitment 2019.

Candidates read the full article carefully to know important dates, application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, result, cut off and selection procedure etc.

Highlights RPF Recruitment 2019

    Highlights

    Specifications

    Name of Recruitment

    RPF Recruitment 2019

    Conducting Body

    RRB (Railway Recruitment Board)

    Mode of Examination

    Online

    Mode of Application

    Online

    Location of Job

    India

    Number of Vacancies

    Notify Soon

    Stages of Selection

    CBT

    PET (Physical Efficiency Test) and PFT (Physical Measurement Test)

    Document Verification

    Medical Test & Final Merit List

    RPF Recruitment 2019: Important Dates

    It is advisable to the candidates to check the events and important dates of RPF Recruitment 2019 in order to avoid any scenario. Candidates are informed that below-mentioned dates are tentative as an official authority hasn’t announced any official schedule yet, once RRB will announce the official schedule we will update the same here only.

    Events

    Important Dates (Tentative)

    RPF 2019 Notification will release on

    2nd week May 2019

    Availability RPF Application form 2019

    1st week of June 2019 (10:00 am)

    Last date to fill online RPF Application form 2019

    Last week of June 2019 (11:59 pm)

    Last date to pay offline Application fee

    1st week of July 2019 (11:59 pm)

    Availability of RPF Admit Card 2019

    1st or 2nd week of December 2019 

    RPF Recruitment 2019 CBT

    3rd week of Dec 2019  

    RPF Recruitment 2019: Number of Vacancies

    The official authority hasn’t announced number of vacancies for the year 2019, so we are furnishing the number of vacancies of the previous year. Once the official authority will announce number of vacancies of RPF Recruitment 2019 we will update the same here only.

    Group

    Zonal Railway

    Male

    UR

    SC

    ST

    OBC

    Total

    A

    SR, SWR & SCR

    656

    82

    34

    32

    804

    B

    CR, WR, WCR & SECR

    329

    42

    18

    51

    440

    C

    ER, ECR, SER & ECoR

    877

    184

    134

    92

    1287

    D

    NR, NER, NWR & NCR

    761

    152

    68

    65

    1046

    E

    NFR

    136

    5

    12

    7

    160

    F

    RPSF

    378

    66

    18

    204

    666

     

    Total

    3137

    531

    284

    451

    4403

     

    Group

    Zonal Railway

    Female Candidates

     

     

    UR

    SC

    ST

    OBC

    Total

    A

    SR, SWR & SCR

    621

    114

    54

    138

    927

    B

    CR, WR, WCR & SECR

    388

    92

    45

    187

    712

    C

    ER, ECR, SER & ECoR

    816

    201

    132

    242

    1391

    D

    NR, NER, NWR & NCR

    646

    141

    75

    144

    1006

    E

    NFR

    128

    17

    14

    21

    180

    F

    RPSF

     

     

    2599

    565

    320

    732

    4216

    RPF Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2019

    Candidates are required to check the eligibility criteria framed by RRB to recruit candidates. An eligibility criterion is framed considering the factors like Nationality, Age limit, and Educational Qualification. If a candidate fails to fulfill the eligibility criteria his/her candidature will be immediately canceled by the authority. We are furnishing the eligibility criteria below:

    Parameter

    Eligibility Criteria

    Nationality

    Candidate applying for RPF Recruitment should be a citizen of India only.

    Educational Qualification

    Candidate should have passed SSLC or Matriculation from a recognized board.

    Candidates whose result is waiting are not eligible to apply.

    Age Limit

    Minimum age limit: 18 years

    Maximum age limit: 25 years

     

    S. No

    Age Group

    Upper limit of Date of Birth ( Not earlier than)

    Lower limit of Date of Birth ( Not later than)

    UR

    OBC-Non Creamy Layer

    SC/ST

    For all category/category

    1.

    18 to 25

    02.07.94

    02.07.91

    02.07.89

    01.07.2001

    Relaxation in Age Limit:

    Candidates belonging to the reserved category will be provided with the relaxation in age limit as per the rules of government.

    S. No.

    Category

    Relaxation

    1

    SC/ST candidates

    05 years

    2

    OBC  candidates

    03 years

    3

    Ex-Servicemen candidates

    05 years

    4

    candidates  with Domicile of J&K state

    05 years

    5

    Candidates affected by 1984 riots

    05 years

    6

    PWD (General) candidates

    10 years

    7

    PWD(OBC) candidates

    13 years

    8

    PWD(SC/ST) candidates

    15 years

    Physical Standards

    Male Candidates

    Category

    Height

    Chest  ( Only for Male)

    Without Expansion

    Expanded

    General/OBC

    165 CM

    80 CM

    85 CM

    SC/ST

    160 CM

    76.2 CM

    81.2 CM

    For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other Categories specified by Govt.

    163 CM

    80 CM

    85 CM

     

    Female Candidates

    Category

    Height

    General/OBC

    157 CM

    SC/ST

    152 CM

    For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other Categories specified by Govt.

    155 CM

    RPF Application Form 2019

    • If candidate fulfills each and every rule that is implemented under RPF Eligibility Criteria 2019 then he/she is ready to fill the RPF Application form 2019.
    • RPF Application form 2019 will be available on the official website of the conducting body and can be filled via online mode only. The official authority will not accept applications via post.
    • Application form will be available from the month of June 2019 and will be available till July 2019. It is advisable to the candidates to fill the application form before the last date as officials will not entertain any application after that.
    • In order to submit the application form successfully, candidates are required to pay the application fee as per their category.
    • While filling the application form, candidates are required to upload the scanned images in the format demanded by the official authority.

    How to apply for RPF Recruitment 2019?

    Step 1: Registration

    • Candidates first visit the official website of conducting body and on the home screen click on “New Registration”.
    • Read all the instructions mentioned there.
    • Now, select the zonal group as per your preference.
    • Now, candidate enter name, date of birth and Father’s name, Mother’s name, Aadhaar number (optional), state/UT, category, Matriculation roll number, education board, year of passing Matriculation, mobile number and E-Mail ID, and after that click on “Submit” tab.
    • It is advisable to the candidates that before submitting the information make sure that each and every information provided is correct as registration once done can’t be changed. Candidates should be noted that email ID and the mobile number provided should be verified by the OTP provided.
    • OTP will be sent to the candidates, on submitting the registration details candidate is required to provide with both the OTPs. Click on “verify through OTP” and enter the OTP.
    • After that, a unique registration number is generated by the authority for the candidate. Candidates are required to preserve the registration number as it is important for future use. The official authority will not entertain any request to generate the registration number again.
    • After that, click on “candidate login” link on the homepage using the registration number generated by the official authority.

    Step 2: Fill the Application form

    • Now, candidate provide with the details of educational qualification, community, gender, religion, ExSM, Minority, Economically backward class., language (candidates are required to choose language apart from English from the drop-down list of the language provided by the authority), mother tongue, and address of communication etc.

    Step 3: Application Fee

    • Candidate now provide with the bank details like beneficiary name, bank name, account number and IFSC code.
    • After providing with the bank details candidate will be directed to the page of application payment mode, now pay the application fee.

    Step 4: Uploading of scanned images

    Now candidates are required to upload there colored photograph and caste certificate in the following given dimensions:

    Image

    Dimensions

    Format

    SIZE

    Colored photograph

    35mmX45mm

    JPG/JPEG (100 DPI)

    15-40KB

    Certificate

     

    JPG/JPEG (100 DPI)

    50-100KB

    Step 5: Submission

    Now, at the end candidate is required to click on “I hereby declare that I have gone through the eligibility criteria for the post applied for and meet all the requirements therein, that all the details furnished by me in the application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge & belief and nothing has been concealed or suppressed. I also understand that in case, any of the details furnished is found untrue during any stage or recruitment or thereafter Railway Administration shall disqualify me for the post applied for and / or I shall be liable for any other action under the extant rules”. And click on “submit” tab.

    Step 6: Print Out

    Take print out of the application form for future use.

    Important Note:

    • Female candidates who had already applied in RPF EN 01/2016 are required to click on “Registration for female candidates already applied in Notification no. 01/2016” on the registration portal of 01/2019.
    • Now, login by entering registration number and DOB as in the application of EN 01/2016 and fill the remaining details. In case you have forgotten your registration number then use “Get registration number”.

    RPF Recruitment 2019: Application Fee

    • Candidates are required to pay the application fee as per their category.
    • Fee paid by the candidate will not be refunded.
    • Candidates can pay the application fee via online mode (Net Banking, Debit Card, Credit card) as well as offline mode (SBI Bank Challan/Post Office Challan).

    Below we are furnishing the fee to be paid by the candidate:

    S. No.

    Candidates Categories

    Application Fee

    1

    General/OBC

    Rs. 500/-

    2

    SC/ST/Ex-serviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically backward class. 

    Rs. 250/-

    RPF Exam Pattern 2019

    It is advisable to the candidates to check the exam pattern prepared by the official authority for the examination. Exam Pattern will help candidates to get an idea about the layout and structure of the examination. Important Points for the examination are mentioned below:

    • RPF 2019 Examination will be conducted via offline mode.
    • Question booklet will be consisting of multiple choice questions.
    • Total time allotted for the examination is 90 minutes.
    • 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer.
    • 1/3 marks will be deducted for a very negative answer.
    • Total number of questions in the examination will be 120.

    S. No.

    Sections

    Number of Questions

    Maximum Marks

    Time Duration

    1

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    35

    35

    90 Min

    2

    Arithmetic

    35

    35

    3

    General Awareness

    50

    50

    Total

    120

    120

    90 Min

    RPF Syllabus 2019

    Below we are furnishing the RPF syllabus 2019 for candidates. It is advisable to the candidates to prepare for the examination as per the topics involved in syllabus because each and every topic has its own importance.  

    Syllabus for General Intelligence

    General Intelligence

    Water Images

    Verification of Truth

    Syllogism

    Shape Construction

    Series Completion

    Series

    Seating Arrangement

    Rule Detection

    Pattern Completion

    Paper Folding

    Paper Cutting

    Mirror Images

    Logical Sequence of Words

    Image Analysis

    Grouping of Images

    Figure Matrix

    Embedded Images

    Dot Situation

    Direction Sense Test

    Data Sufficiency

    Classification

    Character Puzzles

    Cause and Effect

    Blood Relation Test

    Arithmetic Reasoning

    Analytical Reasoning

    Syllabus for General knowledge:

    General Knowledge

    Inventions in the World

    General Awareness of Environment & application to society

    Basic GK

    Chemistry

    Polity

    Art & Culture

    Constitution

    Famous Days & Dates

    Knowledge of Current Events

    Indian Parliament

    Scientific Research

    Zoology

    Sports

    Famous Books & Authors

    Questions relating to History

    Geography

    History, Culture, Traditions, and Festivals

    Physics

    Everyday Science

    National/ International Organizations /Institutions

    Economics

    Basic Computer

    Botany

    Syllabus for Aptitude:

    Aptitude

    Discount

    Statistics

    Analytical Geometry

    Averages

    Percentages

    Algebra

    Computation of Whole Numbers

    Time and Work

    Profit and Loss

    Interest

    Differential Geometry

    Fundamental Arithmetical Operations

    Decimals

    Zoology

    Menstruation

    Calculus

    Differential Equations

    The relationship between Numbers

    Dynamics

    Use of Tables and Graphs

    Real Analysis

    Ratio and Time

    Operations Research & Linear Programming

    Computation of Whole Numbers

    Ratio and Proportion

    Essential Mathematics

    Statics

    Fractions

    Number Systems

    RPF Admit Card 2019

    • Candidates are required to download their admit card from the official website.
    • Candidates will be required to provide with the credentials as demanded to download the admit card.
    • Admit card will be available to the candidate before 15 days of the commencement of the examination.

    Steps to Download RPF Admit Card 2019

    1. Candidates visit the official website as RPF Admit Card 2019 will be released via online mode only.
    2. On the screen, there will be a link for admit card, click on it.
    3. Window of RPF Admit card 2019 will get open up on your respective computer screens.
    4. Now, enter your registration number and date of birth as per the application form to download the admit card.
    5. Your RPF Admit card 2019 will appear on the screens. Click on the download tab.
    6. Take print out of your Admit card and do not forget to carry it to the exam center.

    PET Test

    S. No.

    Task

    Time for Male Candidates

    Time for Female Candidates

    Number of chances

    1

    1600 Meters Race

    5 min 45 sec

    1

    2

    800 Meters Race

    3 minutes 40 Seconds

    1

    3

    High Jump

    4 Feet

    3 Feet

    2

    4

    Long Jump

    14 Feet

    9 Feet

    2

     

    PFT Test

    S. No.

    Task

    Time for Male Candidates

    Time for Female Candidates

    Number of chances

    1

    1600 Meters Race

    6 min 30 sec

    1

    2

    800 Meters Race

    4 Minutes

    1

    3

    High Jump

    3 Feet 9 inch

    3 Feet

    2

    4

    Long Jump

    12 Feet

    9 Feet

    2

    Documents Required for Verification

    After qualifying CBT and PET/PFT candidates will go for document verification round. At the documentation verification round, candidates are required to carry the following documents:

    1. Matriculation certificate for proof of age and educational qualification
    2. Certificate of caste for SC/ST/OBC candidates
    3. Discharge certificate for Ex-Servicemen candidates
    4. Two self-attested photograph
    5. Candidates who are government employees are required to show NOC (No objection certificate) from the present employer.
    6. Certificate of domicile
    7. Certificate of NCC

    RPF Selection Procedure 2019

    In order to get recruited as a constable in RRB, candidates are required to qualify the below-given stages:

    1. CBT
    2. PET/PFT
    3. Document Verification
    4. Medical Test & Final Merit List

    RPF Result 2019

    RPF Result 2019 will be declared by the official authority on the official website only via online mode. Result declaration date is yet to be announced by the official authority.

    RPF Cut Off 2019

    Cut off the list will be the minimum qualifying marks a candidate required to clear the examination. Below we are furnishing the qualifying marks:

    • Candidates belonging to the general category are required to score 35% marks in order to qualify CBT successfully.
    • Candidates belonging to reserved category are required to score 30% marks in order to qualify CBT successfully.

    This is all about RPF Recruitment 2019. Candidates can write to us through the comment section given below and we will reply as soon as possible.

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