Railway Recruitment 2018: Railway Protection Force, RPF or Railway Protection Special Force, RPSF has started the online application process for the recruitment of constables and sub-inspectors. The notifications are released on the official website. Candidates who are interested and are eligible can apply on the official website indianrailways.gov.in. There are total 9739 vacancies i.e. 8619 vacancies for constable and 1120 vacancies for Sub-inspector.
The application process was started from June 1, 2018, and the last date to submit the application form is June 30, 2018. The last date of fee payment through online mode is July 2, 2018, and the last date of fee payment through offline mode is July 5, 2018. The application fee can only be paid through online mode, and the computer-based test can be conducted in the month of September or October.
The candidates who are applying for the post of Constable must have done SSLC/ Matric from a recognised Board. On the other hand, the candidates who are applying for the post of Sub-Inspector, SI must have done Graduation from a recognised University.
There are total 8619 vacancies for the post of constable i.e. 4403 seats for Male candidates, and 4216 seats for Female candidates.
For the post of Sub-Inspector, there are total 1120 seats i.e. 819 seats for Male Candidates, and 301 seats for female candidates.
The application fee for General/OBC category is Rs. 500. For SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically Backward classes, the application fee is Rs. 250. The fee can be paid through online and offline mode.
The mode of payment in online mode must be by Debit Card, Credit Card or Internet Banking. Through offline mode, the application fee can be paid through Post Office Challan.
The minimum age limit for the candidates applying for constables is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 25 years. Whereas the students applying for the post of Sub-inspector, the minimum age limit is 20 years and the maximum age limit is 25 years. Age relaxation is applicable as per rules.
The candidates who are interested in applying for the post can apply on the official website indianrailways.gov.in. Candidates are advised to read the notification and other details carefully before applying. Candidates are also advised to use a laptop computer or a desktop computer while filling the application form to avoid any kind of problem and take a printout of the application form for future use.