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RPF Recruitment 2018 - Constable 9500 Posts

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The Railway Protection Force (RPF) is a security force of India entrusted with protecting railway passengers, passenger area and railway property of the Indian Railways .This is the only central armed police force (CAPF) which has the power to arrest, investigate and prosecute criminals. The force is under the authority of Ministry of Railways (India). The strength of RPF is about 65,000. As on 1.1.2014, sanctioned strength of Group 'A' officers in RPF is 441 including 127 officers recruited through Civil Services Examination of UPSC. RPF is headed by the Director General (DG).Mr Dharmendra Kumar was appointed as DG, RPF on 21/08/2017 He succeeded S K Bhagat, who superannuated on 20 February 2016. Since superannuation of Mr R.R. Verma, senior most RPF officer viz. Mr P.S. Rawal had been looking after the duties of DG.

RPF Recruitment 2018

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Railway Protection Force (RPF)/ Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) has announced a notification for the recruitment of Constable vacancies. Those Candidates who are interested in the vacancy details & completed all eligibility criteria can read the Notification & Apply.

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Details

RPF/ RPSF Constable Vacancy Notification 2018
Name of Board Railway Protection Force/ Railway Protection Special Force.
Name of Post Constable.
Total Number of Vacancies 9,500 vacancies.
Application Mode Offline.
Last Date for RPF Applications Submission October 2018.
Job Category Railway Police Jobs.
Job Location Anywhere in India.
Official Website (Or)
Category RRB Notification

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Vacancy Details

S. No Name of Post Category No. of Vacancy
1. Constable Railway Protection Force UR 8901
2. OBC 4371
3. SC 3317
4. ST 3363
Total 19952

Indian Railway Protection Force (RPF) Constable Vacancies 2018 – Category Wise RPF Vacancy
Women Men Total
50% 50% (Expected) 9,500

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Nationality

 It is important for the candidate to be an Indian citizen to participate in this recruitment. Nowadays, the Aadhaar card has become necessary for every recruitment application, so you also need to have this.

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Selection Process

The hire process is clearly available here and you need to be successful in complete process with good score card. After take look to board official portal we can say they will appoint all registered candidates for written examination, after qualify this phase forwarded for next selection stage is Physical Efficiency and Measurement Test.

  • Written Exam
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Physical Measurement Test
  • Endurance Test
  • Document Verification
  • Merit List

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Pay Scale

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The candidates who are selected for the posts are paid Rs 5200/- to Rs 20, 200/- along with a Grade Pay of Rs 2000/- per month.

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Physical Standards

If you are interested in filling the recruitment application of RPF Recruitment and you are unable to complete the RPF Constable Physical Standard, you will not be able to participate in the recruitment. Therefore, you must know the information of the physical standard of the RPF.





Unexpanded Male (cms


expended Male (cms)


Female (cms)

UR/OBC 165 80 85 157
SC/ST 160 76.2 81.2 152
Himillions 163 80 85 155

Constable physical efficiency test
Event Female Number of
800 meters 03 min 40 sec 01
Long Jump 12 feet 02
High Jump 03 feet 02

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Exam Details

  • OMR Sheet
  • 120 MCQ
  • 120 Marks
  • 1/3  Marks deducted for every wrong Answer
  • Syllabus:– 50 questions on General Awareness, 35 questions on
    Arithmetic and 35 questions on General Intelligence and Reasoning.

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Age Limit

  • 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.

Note: Candidates can refer the RPF Official Advertisement once to get the details regarding physical requirements, category wise age relaxation. Aspirants can obtain the Railway Protection Force Official Recruitment Advertisement at the bottom of this page.

RPF Recruitment 2018 - Application Fee

  • Candidates have to pay Rs. 40/- for Application Fee.
  • No Fee for Female, SC, ST, Ex Servicemen Candidates.

Steps to Apply For RPF Recruitment 2018

First of all, the applicants must go through the registration process. Through the registration process, they will get a registration number or application number.

    1. The candidates have to visit the official website of the Indian Railways
    2. Click on the recruitment tab which is displayed at the top of the Home page.
    3. In the section, all the recruitment post details are displayed.
    4. Click on the Latest RPF Constable Recruitment Notification that you want to apply for.
    5. Go through the official notification and read the instructions carefully before applying.
    6. Then on the link provided, click and download the RPF Constable Application form (RPSF 19952)
    7. Fill in all the required details as per the educational documents that you need to attach with the application form.
    8. Attach all the relevant documents that are mentioned in the Official notification like the Caste certificate, Income Certificate, and Educational Memo.
    9. Attach a recent passport size photograph in the prescribed size as mentioned in the notification.
    10. Recheck and make sure that all the information filled are correct.
    11. Attach a Post Office or Bank Challan along with the application form.
    12. Finally, Enclose the application form along with the attachment made in an envelope which must be superscribed as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF CONSTABLE IN RPF INCLUDING RPSF” and should be sent to the following address mentioned below through the normal post.