RPF Constable Ancillary 2019

RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 – The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has released the RPF Constable Ancillary Admit Card 2019 for PET and PMT Group A, B and, E in online mode at the official website, cpanc.rpfonlinereg.org. To get access to the admit card, the candidates need to enter registration number and date of birth. Only those candidates can download the admit card who has obtained the cut off marks in the CBT. The recruitment for RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 is open for 798 vacancies for Constable water carrier, safaiwala, washerman, barber, mali, tailor, and cobbler. Candidates can check more details about RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 Recruitment from this page.

Latest: The RPF Constable Ancillary Admit Card 2019 for PET and PMT Group A, B and E has been released. Click here to download.

RPF Constable Ancillary Recruitment 2019

RPF is already holding examination for RPF SI and Constable Recruitment. The selection process of Ancillary includes CBT followed by  Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Trade Test (TT). Candidates qualified in these will be called for Document Verification (DV) before final recruitment. Candidates can check RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 Exam Dates from the table below.

RPF Constable Ancillary Recruitment 2019 Important Dates
Commencement of online registration 01 Jan 2019
Last date to do online registration 30 Jan 2019
Last date for online payment 01 Feb 2019 04 Feb 2019
Last date for offline payment 02 Feb 2019 05 Feb 2019
Date to Upload photo and  final submission ends on 10 Feb 2019 12 Feb 2019
Issuance of Admit Card for CBT 19 Mar 2019
Date to check Application Status 22 Mar 2019
RPF Constable CBT exam date 2019 Mar-Apr 2019
Release of Answer Key 11 Apr 2019
Declaration of Result 25 Apr 2019
Release of Admit Card for PET and PMT 12 Jun 2019

RPF Constable Ancillary Admit Card 2019

RPF has released the RPF Constable Ancillary Admit Card 2019, to the candidates who have passed the CBt exa successfully. The admit card is available in online mode at the official website, cpanc.rpfonlinereg.org. Intimidation (SMS or e-mail) is also sent to the candidates who can download the admit card. Candidates can download the call letter by entering the registration number and date of birth. Candidates must note that no admit card is sent to the candidates via post or courier.

On the day of the examination, it is compulsory for the candidates to carry the RPF Constable Ancillary admit card along with a valid ID card like Voter Card, Aadhaar Card, Passport, School / College / University Photo ID card. Candidates who fail to bring the relevant documents will not be allowed to appear for the test under any circumstances.

RPF Constable Ancillary Result 2019

The result of RPF Constable Ancillary for the first stage which was a CBT exam has been declared. The result is released in online mode at the official website, cpanc.rpfonlinereg.org. Candidates can now check the list of candidates eligible for the PET and PMT round which is released in a pdf format. The merit list consists of the roll number, name, category, father name, date of birth of the eligible candidates. The number of candidates who are selected for the PET and PMT is 131,565 in total. Only those candidates are eligible to undergo the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test (PMT) who have passed the CBT successfully.

The result for each stage will be declared one by one. After the declaration of final result of the medical examination, candidates will be called for training which will be conducted at the training center as per the Railway Administration.

RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 Answer Key

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has released the answer key for the CBT exam. Candidates who have appeared for the Computer Based Test can now check the answer key released in online mode at the official website, cpanc.rpfonlinereg.org. To download the answer key, candidates need to enter roll number and date of birth. It is significant for the candidates as he or she can match their answers and can predict their scores.

With the release of answer key, candidates also get to know whether he or she is qualifying for the further rounds of recruitment or not. Applicants are also given an option to raise objection against the answer key. To raise the objection, candidates are required to pay the fee of Rs. 50 per question. if the objection filed is found out to be correct then the objection fee will be refunded in the bank account if the candidate. As per the objection raise by the candidates the final answer key will be released by the board.

RPF Constable Ancillary Application Status 2019

RPF has opened up a portal where candidates can check the status of the RPF Constable Application Form 2019. With this, candidates get to know whether their application form has been accepted or rejected. In case the application form is rejected, the reason for the rejection of the form is also displayed. An intimation is also sent to the candidates on their registered contact details about the status of the form. To check the status of form, candidates have to enter the registration number and date of birth. 

There can be many reasons which can lead to the rejection of the form. Candidates can refer to the points below to know the reason for the form rejection.

  • Incorrect specification of the photograph: The uploaded photograph is of incorrect specification like black and white photo, photograph with cap or goggles, disproportionate photograph etc.
  • Eligibility Criteria: Candidates who will unable to meet the eligibility conditions will lead to the rejection of the form.
  • Submission of more than one application form: Those who have filled more than one application can also result in the cancellation of the candidature.
  • Failing to meet the Age Limit: Candidates who do not come under the age limit as per laid by the RRB will also lead to the rejection of the application form.

RPF Constable Ancillary Application Form 2019

The application form RPF Constable Ancillary is not available via any other mode but online. In order to apply, candidates need to click on the link above and then choose Group A, B, C, D, E, or F. Then, the candidates will have to read all the instructions carefully and tick both the deceleration. Next, the step is to click on the ‘submit’ button and then fill the following details in the registration form:

  • Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Aadhaar Card Status
  • Father’s Name
  • Mother’s Name
  • Matriculation / 10th / SSLC Roll Number
  • Year of Passing Matriculation / 10th / SSLC
  • Mobile Number
  • E-mail ID
  • Captcha

Once the details have been entered, candidates will be able to login and fill the application form RPF Constable Ancillary 2019.

Photograph Specifications: Photograph and certificate are also to be uploaded in the application form of RPF. The specification for it is as follows:

Documents To be Uploaded Format Dimensions Size
Photograph JPG/JPEG 35X45 15-40 KB
Category Certificate (If applicable) JPG/JPEG 50-100KB

Application Fee: The application fee for RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 is as follows:

  • Rs. 250 for SC / ST / Ex-serviceman / Female / Minorities / Economically Backward Class.
  • Rs. 500 for all other category candidates.

Mode of Payment: The mode of payment are:

  • Internet Baking or Debit / Credit Cards.
  • SBI Bank Challan payment mode in any branch of SBI.
  • Post office Challan Payment Mode in any branch of computerized Post Office.

Refund of Application Fee: RPF refunds the application fee to the candidates who appear for CBT. The amount of Rs. 250 is refunded to SC / ST / Ex-serviceman / Female / Minorities / Economically Backward Class candidates and Rs. 400 are refunded to candidates belonging to other categories.

The Application Process is over now!

RPF Constable Ancillary Salary 2019

Indian Railway has clearly mentioned the salary for Constable Ancillary. For each post it is as follows:

Salary for Water Carrier, Safaiwala, Washerman, Barber and Gardener – 

  • Initial pay of Rs. 21, 700, under Level 3 of 7th CPC
  • Other allowances admissible at that time will also be added.

Salary for Tailor and Cobbler – 

  • Initial pay of Rs. 19,900, under Level 2 of 7th CPC
  • other allowances admissible at that time will also be added.

RPF Constable Ancillary Vacancies 2019

As stated above, the total number of vacancies under RPF Constable Ancillary is 798. The number of vacancy for each post is as follows:

Post No of Vacancies
Constable (Water Carrier) 452
Constable (Safaiwala) 199
Constable (Washerman) 49
Constable (Barber) 49
Constable (Mali) 07
Tailor Gr. III 20
Cobbler Gr. III 22
Total  798

In order to check the RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 vacancies in detail, candidates can refer to the image given below.

RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Before filling the application form, candidates are required to fulfill the eligibility criteria. Candidates can check the eligibility conditions mentioned below in detail.

Nationality: The applicant should have been a citizen of India.

Academic Qualification: A candidate should have passed SSLC / class 10th / Matric from a recognized Board.

Age Limit: The lower age limit is 18 years and the upper age bar is 25 years. This is as on January 01, 2019.

This means that the date of birth of the candidates should be between:

Category Lower Age Upper Age
UR 01 Jan 2001 02 Jan 1994
OBC – Non-Creamy Layer 01 Jan 2001 02 Jan 1991
SC / ST 01 Jan 2001 02 Jan 1989

Relaxation on RPF Constable Recruitment 2019 Age Limit:

Category Relaxation on the Upper Age Limit
SC / ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Ex-servicemen (who put in more than 6 months of continuous service after attestation) To the extent of service rendered in Armed Forces and:
  • UR – 3 years
  • OBC-Non-creamy Layer – 6 years
  • SC/ST – 8 years
Unreserved Domicile of Jammu and Kashmir (between 01 Jan 1980 to 31 Dec 1989).
  • UR – 5 years
  • OBC – 8 years
  • SC / ST – 10 years
Unreserved Central Govt. employees (Unreserved) other than ex-servicemen who were in more than 3 years of service.
  • UR – 5 years
  • OBC–Non-creamy layer – 8 yearS
  • SC/ST – 10 years
Widows, divorced women or females judicially separated from husband but not remarried.
  • UR – 2 years
  • OBC – 5 years
  • SC / ST – 7 years

Physical Conditions: Other than the above-mentioned eligibility conditions, candidates are also required to meet the physical criteria as well. To know the physical measurement, aspirants can refer to the table given below.

Particulars UR / OBC SC / ST Garhwalis, Marathas, Kumaoni, Gorkhas, Dogras, and other category specified by Govt.
Heights (in cms) for Males 165 160 163
Heights (in cms) for Females 157 152 155
Chest (in cm) for Males – Unexpanded 80 76.2 80
Chest (in cm) for Males – Expanded 85 81.2 85

RPF Constable Ancillary Application Form Modification 2019

It is advised that candidates should fill all the application form in a correct manner. Although, candidates will get the option to do certain changes in the filled application form if required.

Modification of Application Form: Candidates should try and fill the application form correctly as per their information. In case of any error, candidates will have the option to make minor changes except Group of Zones, email and mobile number. To make any changes in the application form, he/she has to pay Rs. 250/- (Non-Refundable).

RPF Constable Ancillary Selection Process 2019

There are 4 stages under RPF Constable Ancillary Selection, and these are:

  • Computer Based Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT),
  • Trade Test
  • Document Verification

RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 CBT Details

CBT is going to be held simultaneously for all the Groups. The level of the examination will be that of class 10th. The important factors about it are as follows:

Language – Exam will be held in 15 languages, which are:

  • Hindi / English / Urdu / Tamil / Telugu / Konkani / Malayalam / Kannada / Marathi / Gujarati / Bengali, Odia / Assamese / Manipuri / Punjabi.

Marking Scheme: 1 marks for correct answer and 1/3 marks shall be deducted for negative marking.

Number of Questions: The total number of questions in the exam is 60.

Subjects: Question will be asked from:

  • General Awareness
  • Arithmetic
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning

Duration of the Exam: The candidates gets 45 minutes to attempt all the questions.

The tabular representation of the exam pattern is as follows:

Subjects Question Per Month Marks Per Section Duration
General Awareness 20 20 45 minutes
Arithmetic 20 20
General Intelligence and Reasoning 20 20
Total 60 60

RPF Constable Ancillary Syllabus 2019

The syllabus of the RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 Stage 1 CBT is as given below:

RPF Constable Ancillary Syllabus for General Awareness: Through this section candidate’s general awareness and knowledge of current events will be tested. The question are asked from:

  • Indian History
  • Art & Culture
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • General Polity
  • Indian Constitution
  • Sports
  • General Science, etc

RPF Constable Ancillary Syllabus for Arithmetic: Basics question from following topics will be asked:

  • Number Systems
  • Whole Numbers
  • Decimal and Fractions
  • Relationships Between Numbers
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Averages
  • Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Use of Table
  • Graphs
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Distance
  • Ratio and Proportion, etc.

RPF Constable Ancillary Syllabus for General Intelligence & Reasoning: The questions will be from follows topics:

  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Problem Solving Analysis
  • Judgment
  • Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Discriminating Observation
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Verbal and Figure Classification
  • Arithmetic Number Series
  • Non-verbal Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Syllogistic Reasoning, etc.

RPF Constable Ancillary Cut Off 2019

To qualify CBT, candidates need to score more than the determined minimum marks, which are:

Category Minimum Qualifying Percentage Minimum Qualifying Marks
SC / ST 30% 18
All Other Category 35% 21

RPF Constable Ancillary PET & PMT 2019

This round is qualifying in nature. No marks will be awarded but it is mandatory for the candidates to do the following:

Category Criteria Chances
Running 800 metres in 3 min and 40 sec 1
Long Jump 9 feet 2
High Jump 3 feet 2

RPF Constable Ancillary Trade Test 2019

Candidates who will be qualifying the above-listed rounds will be eligible for phase 3 which is the trade test. The test will be of total 40 marks. Candidates will have to secure minimum marks to pass this round. This will be a trade test so, on the basis of the post candidates will have to perform certain tasks and bring their tools. To know about the trade test, candidates can refer to the table given below.

Trade Tests
Barber Handling of tools, Hair Cutting, Shaving
Sweeper Cleaning of a septic tank, Sweeping, Cleaning of toilets, Bathrooms, Mopping floor, etc.
Washerman Washing, Folding and Ironing of clothes
Water Carrier
  • Washing & Cleaning of vessels
  • Kneading of Atta and making Chapatis, Cutting of vegetables, and
  • Anyone of the following: Cooking Rice/Vegetable/Dal/Sambar/Meat/ Fish/Kheer
Gardener Any two of the following:
  • Transplantation
  • Making grafts,
  • Maintenance of plants, knowledge of seeds and their sowing season, fertilizers and indigenous manures.
Tailor Any two of the following:
  • Taking measurement and stitching of shorts
  • Capability to carry out minor repairs, maintenance & troubleshooting of sewing machine
  • Knowledge of tools/machines used in cutting, tailoring, etc.
Cobbler Knowledge of shoe repair, Shoe Polishing, punching neat holes in leather

RPF Constable Ancillary Document Verification 2019

After analyzing the performance in CBT, PET & PMT and Trade Test, candidates will be called for the final round which is document verification. In this round, if a candidate does not appear then he/she will not be eligible to be a part of the final selection, irrespective of their performance in CBT, PET/PMT and Trade Test. In order to appear for the round of documents verification, candidates are also required to bring the relevant documents for the document verification. Candidates can check the list of documents given below.

Documents to be submitted at the time of Document Verification

  • Class 10th Marksheet
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Discharge certificate (Ex-Serviceman candidates)
  • Two self-attested colored photograph
  • No Objection Certificate(NOC) (In case of a Govt. employee)
  • Domicile certificate

RPF Constable Ancillary Medical Examination 2019

Candidates who will appear for the round of document verification will undergo a medical examination at the Railway Hospitals. Candidates will have to qualify the round in medical category ‘B-1 ‘ as given in the Indian Railway Medical Manual. Entrants who are wearing glasses, flat foot, knock knee, squint eyes, color blindness, and bodily defects will not be eligible for this round.

Note: Merely appearing for the medical examination round does not guarantee the selection of the candidate.

RPF Constable Ancillary Training 2019

Candidates who will be selected for the post of RPF constable ancillary recruitment 2019 will undergo rigorous training at one of the RPF/RPSF training center or at any other institution as per the Railway Administration. During the time of training, the trainee will be given a fixed amount of stipend as per the rules of the railway. Candidates must note that passing the examination is compulsory at the end of the training for appointment to the Force.

Important Books For RPF Constable Ancillary 2019

To ace the examination, it is very important for the for the candidates who are willing to appear for the test to know the important books which will help them in the preparation of the examination. Candidates can refer to the table given below to know about the important books from exam point of view.

For General Awareness
Name of Book Author
Lucent GK Dr. Binay Karna & R.P Suman
Pratiyogita Darpan 2018 Upkar Publication
NCERT from class 9 to 12 National Council of Educational Research and Training
For Arithmetic
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Rajesh Verma/Arihant Publications
Quantitative Aptitude R S Agarwal/S.Chand Publisher
RPF/RPSF Constables Exam Books V.V.K. Subburaj/Sura College of Competition
For General Intelligence & Reasoning
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Rajesh Verma/Arihant Publications
Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning R.S  Agarwal
Competitive Reasoning Kiran Publication

RPF Constable Ancillary 2019 Zone Wise

There shall be six groups of Zonal Railways for the candidates who are willing to take part in the process of recruitment. Each group will be consisting of different zones. To know the detailed information related to each group, candidates can check the information given below.

Group A: This group will have SR (Southern Railway), SWR (South Western Railway) and SCR (South Central Railway).

Group B: This group will be comprised of CR (Central Railway), WR (Western Railway), WCR (West Central Railway) & SECR (South East Central Railway).

Group C: It will be consisting of  ER (Eastern Railway), ECR (East Central Railway), SER (South Eastern Railway), & ECoR (East Coast Railway).

Group D: It includes the northern region of India NR (Northern Railway), NER (North Eastern Railway), NWR (North Western Railway) and NCR (North Central Railway).

Group E: This group includes NFR (North East Frontier Railway).

Group F: Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) is only for male candidates.


  • For the candidates belonging to Ex-servicemen (ESM) category, 10% of seats will be reserved for them in each group of zones and in all trades.
  • 10% of the vacancies shall be reserved for the female candidates except for group F .i.e. RPSF.
  • As the reservation for Ex-servicemen (ESM) and women are horizontal in nature so, if seats remain vacant then the same shall be filled by the male candidates as per the rules and regulations.

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  1. Sir, today I’m ragistration this job in Group c, I’m ragistration part 1 nd I’m not take ragistration no., So , plz advice me , time is limit.

  2. Sir,
    I got operation in my 8th class due to Appendicitis. I got scartch on my stomach due to that operation. Now imI 12th class. Am I eligible to apply for it…

  3. सर मेरे पास बार बार मैसेज आ रहा है कि आपने rpf03/2018 को अपना पंजीकरण सक्रिय नहीं किया। तुरंत सक्रिय करे।
    जो कि मैंने फॉर्म सबमिट कर दिया है।
    और फ़ोटो भी 2 दिख रहा है।

  4. Sir i am SC category qualifying Mark us 18 then my Mark is 24 so this Mark is eligible for the next test level…?? .. kindly reply for me sir .,

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