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RPF Recruitment 2018

Railway recruitment Board organizes RPF (Railway Police Force) Recruitment Examination every year to select eligible candidates to the post of Constables and Sub-Inspectors. Both Male and Female candidates are recruited to the avaialble post in Railway Police Force. RPF Recruitment Notification was released on 31st May 2018. Online Application for the same started on 1st June 2018. Continue reading to know more about RPF Recruitment Exam dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus & More!

RPF Recruitment Notification 2018

The Recruitment Notification for RPF Exam 2018 has been released on 31st May 2018. The CBT exam for the same will start from 19th December onwards. Candidates can read the official notification by clicking on the link mentioned below. A total number of 9739 vacancies are declared for the upcoming RPF Recruitment 2018. A proper preparation is necessary by every aspirant if he/she wishes to clear RPF Recruitment Exam 2018.

RPF Constable Notification 2018

RPF Sub-Inspector Notification 2018

RPF Result 2018-19

RPF SI & Constable 2018-19 Exam Result has been released on 4th February 2019. All candidates can check their result by clicking on the link mentioned below:

Click Here to Check RPF 2018-19 Constables & SI Result

RPF Recruitment Exam Dates 2018

Railway recruitment Board has released RPF 2018 Exam Date for the posts of Constable & Sub-Inspector. RPF Recruitment Exam 2018 will begin from 19th December onwards. CBT will be conducted group-wise simultaneously for Constable and SI for all 6 groups one by one in following order;
1. Group E: NF Railway
2. Group F: RPSF
3. Group A: S Railway, SW Railway and SC Railway
4. Group B: C Railway, W Railway, WC Railway and SEC Railway
5. Group C: E Railway, EC Railway, SE Railway and ECo Railway
6. Group D: N Railway, NE Railway, NW Railway and NC Railway

The Admit Card for the same will be issued to candidates tentatively in the month of November (in last week). Let's have a look at the detailed exam dates for RPF Recruitment 2018.

Events Dates
Release of Official Notification 31st may 2018
Start of Online Application 1st June 2018
Closing of Online Application 30th June 2018
Last Date for On-Line Fee Payment 2nd July 2018
Last Date for Off-Line Fee Payment 5th July 2018
RPF Admit Card Release Date November Last Week
RRB RPF Exam Date 19th December to 19th January 2019
RPF Result Declaration 5th February 2019

CBT Examination Schedule for Sub Inspector Recruitment

PHASE SUB-INSPECTOR GROUP START DATE END DATE
Phase 1 43108 E + F Wednesday-19-Dec-18 Wednesday-19-Dec-18
Phase 2 455964 A + B Saturday-05-Jan-19 Sunday-06-Jan-19
Phase 3 926683 C + D Wednesday-09-Jan-19 Sunday-19-Jan-19
TOTAL 1425755

RPF Admit Card 2018

The RPF Recruitment Exam 2018 will begin from 19th December onwards. The admit card for RPF SI & Constable has been released by Ministry of Railways. All candidates can download admit card by clicking on the link mentioned below:

Click Here to Download RPF Admit Card for Constable & Sub-Inspector

RPF Roll Numbers Out

Government of India, Ministry of Railways has released roll numbers for RPF Recruitment 2018 Sub-Inspectors & Constable Exam. Computer Based Test (CBT) will be held from 19th December 2018.

Click Here to Check Roll Numbers for RPF Constable 2018 Exam

Click Here to Check Roll Numbers for RPF Sub-Inspector

RPF Recruitment Vacancy 2018

Railway Police Force has announced a total of 9739 vacancies to be filled through RPF Recruitment 2018. The detailed vacancy of RPF Recruitment 2018 is discussed below.

Position Vacancy
Constable For Male 4403
Constable For Female 4216
SI (Sub Inspector) for Male 819
SI (Sub Inspector) for Female 301
Total 9739

RPF Vacancy for Constables

Group Zonal Railway Male Female
UR SC ST OBC Total UR SC ST OBC Total
A SR, SWR & SCR 656 82 34 32 804 621 114 54 138 927
B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 329 42 18 51 440 388 92 45 187 712
C ER, ECR, SER & ECoR 877 184 134 92 1287 816 201 132 242 1391
D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 761 152 68 65 1046 646 141 75 144 1006
E NFR 136 5 12 7 660 128 17 14 21 180
F RPSF 378 66 18 204 666
Total 3137 531 284 451 4403 2599 566 320 732 4216

RPF Vacancy for Sub-Inspector

Group Zonal Railway Male Female
UR SC ST OBC Total UR SC ST OBC Total
A SR, SWR & SCR 75 9 21 21 216 29 5 9 9 52
B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 59 24 13 48 144 22 11 5 18 56
C ER, ECR, SER & ECoR 149 49 21 68 287 59 18 9 26 112
D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 96 36 10 31 173 64396 14 4 12 69
E NFR 21 5 1 3 30 8 2 1 1 12
F RPSF 54 1 3 1 59
Total 454 124 69 172 818 157 50 28 66 301

RPF Recruitment Application Fees 2018

To Apply Online for RPF Recruitment Exam, a candidate must pay the Application Fees. If the applicant fails to pay the required application fee, his/her application form will be considered incompleted and thus will not be accepted. A sum of Rs. 500/- needs to be paid as application fee for candidates belonging to General and OBC category. The same amount is reducted to Rs. 250/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Female/Ex. Servicemen/EBC Category.

RPF Recruitment Exam Pattern 2018

Railway Recruitment RPF Exam 2018 will be conducted in 4 phases:

Let's have a look at all the phases of RPF Recruitment Exam 2018 in detail.

RPF Recruitment CBT

Sections Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Awareness 50 50 90 mins
Arithmetic 35 35
General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120

Negative Marking: 1/3rd Marks will be deducted for a question attempted wrong by a candidate. No marks will be deducted for any question left unanswered.

PET (Physical Efficiency Test)

It is mandatory for all candidates to qualify Physical Efficiency Test in order to be eligible for further recruitment of RPF 2018 Exam.

For the Post of Constable

Category 1600 metres run 800 metres run Long Jump High Jump
Constable Male 5 min 45 sec - 14 feet 4 feet
Constable Female - 3 min 40 sec 9 feet 3 feet

For the post of Sub-Inspector

Category 1600 metres run 800 metres run Long Jump High Jump
Constable Female - 4 min 9 ft 3 ft
Constable Male 6 min 30 sec - 12 feet 3 feet 9 inch

Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

For both Constable and Sub-Inspector

Category Height in cms Chest (in cms) {only for male}
UR/OBC 165 157 80 85
SC/ST 160 152 76.2 81.2
For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other categories specified by Govt. 163 155 80 85

Document Verification

This is the final selection stage for RPF Recruitment 2018. Candidates who have been selected in the previous processes will be finally called for Document Verification. Shortlisted candidates should produce NOC from the employer on the date of his/her DV failing which their candidature will be cancelled.

RPF Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2018

To be eligible for RPF Recruitment 2018 Exam, a candidate must follow the given age limit.

For constables

For Sub-Inspectors

Age Relaxation

Category Age Limit
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years

RPF Syllabus 2018

Subject Topics
General Awareness
  • History
  • Polity
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Static Awareness
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Phyiscs
  • Computer
  • Current Affairs
  • Arithematic
  • Number System
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Simple Interest (SI) & Compound Interest (CI)
  • Profit and loss
  • Mensuration
  • Time and distance
  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Odd One Out
  • Series
  • Statement & Conclusions
  • Directions
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Matrix
  • Blood Relation (Age calculation)
  • Non-verbal Questions
  • Missing Term
  • RPF Recruitment Admit Card 2018

    The Admit Card for RPF Recruitment 2018 will be issued separately for all stages of the examination. The Admit Card for CBT will be released first follwed by Admit Card for PET for candidates who successfully clears the first stage of RPF Recruitment Examination 2018.

    RPF Recruitment Result 2018

    RPF Recruitment Result 2018 will be declared after each stage of examination conducted. The Final Result for the exam will be declared after the PMT test post which candidates will be called for Document Verification.

    Click Here to Check RPF 2018-19 Constables & SI Result

    Candidates are requested to keep visiting the page to remain updated about any further details announced by Railway Recruitment Board.

    RPF Recruitment 2018

    Railway recruitment Board organizes RPF (Railway Police Force) Recruitment Examination every year to select eligible candidates to the post of Constables and Sub-Inspectors. Both Male and Female candidates are recruited to the avaialble post in Railway Police Force. RPF Recruitment Notification was released on 31st May 2018. Online Application for the same started on 1st June 2018. Continue reading to know more about RPF Recruitment Exam dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus & More!

    RPF Recruitment Notification 2018

    The Recruitment Notification for RPF Exam 2018 has been released on 31st May 2018. The CBT exam for the same will start from 19th December onwards. Candidates can read the official notification by clicking on the link mentioned below. A total number of 9739 vacancies are declared for the upcoming RPF Recruitment 2018. A proper preparation is necessary by every aspirant if he/she wishes to clear RPF Recruitment Exam 2018.

    RPF Constable Notification 2018

    RPF Sub-Inspector Notification 2018

    RPF Result 2018-19

    RPF SI & Constable 2018-19 Exam Result has been released on 4th February 2019. All candidates can check their result by clicking on the link mentioned below:

    Click Here to Check RPF 2018-19 Constables & SI Result

    RPF Recruitment Exam Dates 2018

    Railway recruitment Board has released RPF 2018 Exam Date for the posts of Constable & Sub-Inspector. RPF Recruitment Exam 2018 will begin from 19th December onwards. CBT will be conducted group-wise simultaneously for Constable and SI for all 6 groups one by one in following order;
    1. Group E: NF Railway
    2. Group F: RPSF
    3. Group A: S Railway, SW Railway and SC Railway
    4. Group B: C Railway, W Railway, WC Railway and SEC Railway
    5. Group C: E Railway, EC Railway, SE Railway and ECo Railway
    6. Group D: N Railway, NE Railway, NW Railway and NC Railway

    The Admit Card for the same will be issued to candidates tentatively in the month of November (in last week). Let's have a look at the detailed exam dates for RPF Recruitment 2018.

    Events Dates
    Release of Official Notification 31st may 2018
    Start of Online Application 1st June 2018
    Closing of Online Application 30th June 2018
    Last Date for On-Line Fee Payment 2nd July 2018
    Last Date for Off-Line Fee Payment 5th July 2018
    RPF Admit Card Release Date November Last Week
    RRB RPF Exam Date 19th December to 19th January 2019
    RPF Result Declaration to be notified soon

    CBT Examination Schedule for Sub Inspector Recruitment

    PHASE SUB-INSPECTOR GROUP START DATE END DATE
    Phase 1 43108 E + F Wednesday-19-Dec-18 Wednesday-19-Dec-18
    Phase 2 455964 A + B Saturday-05-Jan-19 Sunday-06-Jan-19
    Phase 3 926683 C + D Wednesday-09-Jan-19 Sunday-19-Jan-19
    TOTAL 1425755

    RPF Admit Card 2018

    The RPF Recruitment Exam 2018 will begin from 19th December onwards. The admit card for RPF SI & Constable has been released by Ministry of Railways. All candidates can download admit card by clicking on the link mentioned below:

    Click Here to Download RPF Admit Card for Constable & Sub-Inspector

    RPF Roll Numbers Out

    Government of India, Ministry of Railways has released roll numbers for RPF Recruitment 2018 Sub-Inspectors & Constable Exam. Computer Based Test (CBT) will be held from 19th December 2018.

    Click Here to Check Roll Numbers for RPF Constable 2018 Exam

    Click Here to Check Roll Numbers for RPF Sub-Inspector

    RPF Recruitment Vacancy 2018

    Railway Police Force has announced a total of 9739 vacancies to be filled through RPF Recruitment 2018. The detailed vacancy of RPF Recruitment 2018 is discussed below.

    Position Vacancy
    Constable For Male 4403
    Constable For Female 4216
    SI (Sub Inspector) for Male 819
    SI (Sub Inspector) for Female 301
    Total 9739

    RPF Vacancy for Constables

    Group Zonal Railway Male Female
    UR SC ST OBC Total UR SC ST OBC Total
    A SR, SWR & SCR 656 82 34 32 804 621 114 54 138 927
    B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 329 42 18 51 440 388 92 45 187 712
    C ER, ECR, SER & ECoR 877 184 134 92 1287 816 201 132 242 1391
    D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 761 152 68 65 1046 646 141 75 144 1006
    E NFR 136 5 12 7 660 128 17 14 21 180
    F RPSF 378 66 18 204 666
    Total 3137 531 284 451 4403 2599 566 320 732 4216

    RPF Vacancy for Sub-Inspector

    Group Zonal Railway Male Female
    UR SC ST OBC Total UR SC ST OBC Total
    A SR, SWR & SCR 75 9 21 21 216 29 5 9 9 52
    B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 59 24 13 48 144 22 11 5 18 56
    C ER, ECR, SER & ECoR 149 49 21 68 287 59 18 9 26 112
    D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 96 36 10 31 173 64396 14 4 12 69
    E NFR 21 5 1 3 30 8 2 1 1 12
    F RPSF 54 1 3 1 59
    Total 454 124 69 172 818 157 50 28 66 301

    RPF Recruitment Application Fees 2018

    To Apply Online for RPF Recruitment Exam, a candidate must pay the Application Fees. If the applicant fails to pay the required application fee, his/her application form will be considered incompleted and thus will not be accepted. A sum of Rs. 500/- needs to be paid as application fee for candidates belonging to General and OBC category. The same amount is reducted to Rs. 250/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Female/Ex. Servicemen/EBC Category.

    RPF Recruitment Exam Pattern 2018

    Railway Recruitment RPF Exam 2018 will be conducted in 4 phases:

    Let's have a look at all the phases of RPF Recruitment Exam 2018 in detail.

    RPF Recruitment CBT

    Sections Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
    General Awareness 50 50 90 mins
    Arithmetic 35 35
    General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 35
    Total 120 120

    Negative Marking: 1/3rd Marks will be deducted for a question attempted wrong by a candidate. No marks will be deducted for any question left unanswered.

    PET (Physical Efficiency Test)

    It is mandatory for all candidates to qualify Physical Efficiency Test in order to be eligible for further recruitment of RPF 2018 Exam.

    For the Post of Constable

    Category 1600 metres run 800 metres run Long Jump High Jump
    Constable Male 5 min 45 sec - 14 feet 4 feet
    Constable Female - 3 min 40 sec 9 feet 3 feet

    For the post of Sub-Inspector

    Category 1600 metres run 800 metres run Long Jump High Jump
    Constable Female - 4 min 9 ft 3 ft
    Constable Male 6 min 30 sec - 12 feet 3 feet 9 inch

    Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

    For both Constable and Sub-Inspector

    Category Height in cms Chest (in cms) {only for male}
    UR/OBC 165 157 80 85
    SC/ST 160 152 76.2 81.2
    For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other categories specified by Govt. 163 155 80 85

    Document Verification

    This is the final selection stage for RPF Recruitment 2018. Candidates who have been selected in the previous processes will be finally called for Document Verification. Shortlisted candidates should produce NOC from the employer on the date of his/her DV failing which their candidature will be cancelled.

    RPF Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2018

    To be eligible for RPF Recruitment 2018 Exam, a candidate must follow the given age limit.

    For constables

    For Sub-Inspectors

    Age Relaxation

    Category Age Limit
    SC/ST 5 years
    OBC 3 years
    PWD 10 years

    RPF Syllabus 2018

    Subject Topics
    General Awareness
  • History
  • Polity
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Static Awareness
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Phyiscs
  • Computer
  • Current Affairs
  • Arithematic
  • Number System
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Simple Interest (SI) & Compound Interest (CI)
  • Profit and loss
  • Mensuration
  • Time and distance
  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Odd One Out
  • Series
  • Statement & Conclusions
  • Directions
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Matrix
  • Blood Relation (Age calculation)
  • Non-verbal Questions
  • Missing Term
  • RPF Recruitment Admit Card 2018

    The Admit Card for RPF Recruitment 2018 will be issued separately for all stages of the examination. The Admit Card for CBT will be released first follwed by Admit Card for PET for candidates who successfully clears the first stage of RPF Recruitment Examination 2018.

    RPF Recruitment Result 2018

    RPF Recruitment Result 2018 will be declared after each stage of examination conducted. The Final Result for the exam will be declared after the PMT test post which candidates will be called for Document Verification.

    Click Here to Check RPF 2018-19 Constables & SI Result

    Candidates are requested to keep visiting the page to remain updated about any further details announced by Railway Recruitment Board.