RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 – Railway Protection Force (RPF) has issued the Group A, C and D Admit card for PET. It has been released online on the website, constable.rpfonlinereg.org. To download the admit card, the candidates are required to enter the registration number and date of birth. The qualifiers of CBT will be then eligible to take part in the next stage of the recruitment process. RPF Constable 2018 Recruitment is for 8619 vacancies. Check complete details about RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 from this page.
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018
Candidates who will be appointed for the post of RPF Constable 2018 will get Rs 21,700/-. The Recruited candidates will also receive extra allowances over the salary. The candidates can check RPF Constable 2018 Dates from the table given below.
|RPF Constable Recruitment 2018||Important Dates|
|Starting date of Application process||01 Jun 2018|
|Closing date of Online Application||30 Jun 2018|
|Last date for fee payment:
In online mode
In offline mode
|02 Jul 201805 Jul 2018|
|Last Date for Photo Upload and Final Submission||10 Jul 2018|
|Reopening of Photo Upload and Final Submission||13-16 Jul 2018|
|Issuance of Roll Number||16 Nov 2018|
|Issuance of RPF Constable Admit Card for CBT||10 days before the test|
|RPF Constable CBT exam date 2018||20 Dec 2018 – 19 Feb 2019|
|Declaration of CBT Result for Group E||05 Feb 2019|
|RPF Constable RPF Result for Group C and D released on||20 Mar 2019|
|Issuance of RPF Constable Group E Admit Card for PET, PMT, and DV||09 Feb 2019|
|Release of RPF Constable Answer Key for Group A, B, and F||15 Feb 2019|
|RPF Constable Answer Key for Group C and D||01 Mar 2019|
|RPF Constable Result for Group A, B, F and Group E 2nd round||13 Mar 2019|
|PET / PMT Exam dates||1st week of Apr 2019|
|Issuance of RPF Constable Admit Card Group E second round and Group B and F for PET, PMT, and DV||16 Mar 2019|
|Issuance of RPF Constable Admit Card for Group A, C and D PET||23 Mar 2019|
The official website for RPF Recruitment 2018 is constable.rpfonlinereg.org.
RPF Constable 2018-2019 Admit Card
RPF Constable 2018-19 Admit Card for Group A, B, C, D, F and Group E second round PET / PMT has been issued to the candidates who have successfully cleared the CBT exam. The admit card has been released in online mode at the official website, constable.rpfonlinereg.org. In order to download the admit card, candidates are required to enter their registration number and date of birth. It is compulsory for the candidates to carry the admit card in a printed form on the day of the exam.
Other than the admit card the candidates also need to carry photo id proof and passport size photograph on the exam day. The candidates should note that an id proof can be a voter id card, Aadhar card, pan card, driving license, etc. The photograph to be carried on the exam day has to be the same as that uploaded in the application form of RPF Constable.
RPF Constable 2018-2019 Result
The merit list has for RPF Constable Group A, B, F, and Group E second round has been declared. RPF Constable Result has been declared in a PDF format in which name and roll no of the candidates’ are given who have qualified the CBT round. The RPF Constable 2018 Result has been announced in online mode at the official website, constable.rpfonlinereg.org. Candidates who took the CBT can check the result by clicking on the link given on this page.
The result consists of the names of the candidates who have been shortlisted for PET, PMT, and DV. Only Group A, B, F and Group E second round result have been published till now in which 38933 candidates have been qualified. The merit list contains the names of the candidates who are eligible for the further rounds which are PET, PMT, and DV. After CBT the result for PET/ PMT will be declared. At last, the result for medical examination will be declared.
RPF Constable Normalized Cutoff Marks 2019
RPF has released the cut-off marks for RPF Constable Group A, B, and F. Check the table below to know the minimum qualifying marks after normalization.
|Groups / Category||A||B||F|
|Groups / Category||A||B|
RPF Constable 2018 Answer Key
The Indian Railways has released the answer key for the candidates who have given the CBT exam of RPF Constable Group A, B, C, D, E and, F. The answer key has been made available to the candidates in online mode at the official website, constable.rpfonlinereg.org. To download the answer key, candidates have to enter their roll no, date of birth, date of examination, batch and the Captcha as shown in the box. With the help of RPF Constable Answer Key, candidates can get the estimate of the score before the declaration of result and also, can analyze their overall performance in the exam.
Candidates are also given an option to file objection against the answer key if they are not satisfied with the answers. Candidates have to pay Rs. 50 per question as an objection fee. If the objection raised is found out to be correct then the amount is going to be refunded back in the candidate’s account. After considering the objections the final answer key will be released. The Result will be announced as per the final answer key.
RPF Constable 2018 Selection Process
The selection of the candidates will be through a three-stage process, which will include:
- Computer Based Test
- PET and PMT
- Document Verification
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 CBT
The computer-based test is the first stage for RPF Constable recruitment 2018. The important points to know about CBT are as follows:
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Exam Pattern:
- Duration – candidates will have 90 minutes to solve the paper.
- Sections – there will be three sections for General Awareness, Arithmetic, and General Intelligence and reasoning.
-General awareness will be of 50 marks.
-Arithmetic and General Intelligence and Reasoning will be of 35 marks, each.
- Number of Questions – there will be 120 questions in the exam.
- Marking Scheme – Each question will be of 1 mark and for choosing the wrong answer 1/3 marks shall be deducted.
- Language – The exam shall be held in 15 languages, which are:
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Syllabus:
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 General Awareness Syllabus:
- Current events
- Indian History
- General Polity
- Indian Constitution
- General Science etc.
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Arithmetic Syllabus:
- Decimal and fractions
- Relationships between numbers
- Fundamental arithmetical operations
- Ratio and proportion
- Profit and loss
- Use of table and graphs
- Time and distance
- Ratio and proportion etc.
RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 General Intelligence & Reasoning Syllabus:
- Similarities and differences
- Spatial visualization
- Spatial orientation
- Problem-solving analysis
- 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 Recruitment 2018 PET and PMT
Candidates who have qualified CBT are going to be called for PET and PMT round. This round is qualifying in nature and the marks of it will not be added for final assessment but it is mandatory to qualify it.
- In this round, candidates will have to run 1600 / 800 meters. They will only get one chance to finish it in time. Also, the candidates will have to participate in Long Jump and High Jump as well. In the jumps, the candidates will get two chances to achieve the target.
The criteria for PET is as follows:
|Category||1600 meters||800 meters||Long Jump||High Jump|
|Constable||5 min 45 secs||–||14 ft||4 ft|
|Constable Female||–||3 min 40 secs||9 ft||3 ft|
RPF Constable 2018 Document Verification Round
Candidates successful in CBT and PET & PMT are called for the document verification. In this round, the candidates have to get the following documents verified, in order to prove eligibility:
- Class 10th/Matriculation certificate as proof of age and education qualification.
- Caste certificate (for SC/ST/OBC candidates), in the prescribed format.
- Discharge certificate for Ex-Serviceman.
- 2 copies of self-attested colored photograph
- No Objection Certificate(NOC) from the current employer (only for Govt. job candidates)
- Domicile certificate
Note: All the certificates should be in Hindi or English. However, if any of the certificates is not in the required language then the candidates will have to produce a self-attested translated version of it.
RPF Constable CBT 2018 Examination Schedule
RPF Constable 2018 Salary
The basic salary at which the candidates will be recruited will be – Rs 21,700/-. The selected candidates will also get extra allowances over the salary.
RPF Constable 2018 Vacancy Details
The distribution of 8619 Constable vacancies is as follows:
- Vacancies for Male candidates – 4403
- Vacancies for Female candidates – 4216
Few Highlights of RPF Constable 2018 Vacancies are as follows:
-Zonal Railway with the maximum number of vacancies: ER, ECR, SER & ECoR.
-The number of vacancies in ER, ECR, SER & ECoR: 1287 for male and 1391 for female.
-10% vacancies are reserved for male and female candidates belonging to Ex-servicemen category.
The candidates can check the complete distribution of vacancies from the table below.
RPF Constable 2018 Application Form
The registration for RPF Constable 2018 has ended now but candidates can still check the Application process. Candidates have to apply by entering details such as their name, gender, date of birth etc.
During the application process, the candidates also have to pay the application fee. The amount of application fee is:
- Rs. 500 for UR and OBC candidates
- Rs. 250 for the candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-serviceman / Female / Minorities/ Economically
Mode of Payment: The payment of fee can be done via Net Banking, Debit / Credit Card, or Challan of SBI / Post Office.
Refund of Application Fee: Out of Rs. 500, Rs. 400 will be refunded to the candidate when they will show up for CBT. The reserved category candidates will get entire Rs. 250 back, on appearing for CBT.
Modification of Application Form: The candidates should try to submit the application form correctly. However, if there is an error in the application form of RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 then the candidates can get it corrected during editing facility. The facility can only be availed by each person twice, by remitting Rs 250 each.
Application Process is over Now!!
RPF Constable 2018 Eligibility Criteria
It is very important for candidates to fulfill the eligibility criteria of the examination. The RPF Constable eligibility includes:
- Education Qualification
- Age Limit
It is all as explained below:
Citizenship: Only Indian citizens can apply for the recruitment.
Education Qualification: The minimum education qualification that a candidate must possess is SSLC / 10th /Matric, from a recognized Board.
Age Limit: The minimum age to apply for the recruitment is 18 years, as on July 01, 2000. The maximum age limit is 25 years, as on:
- July 02, 1993 for UR candidates
- July 02, 1990 for OBC-NCL candidates
- July 02, 1988 for SC / ST candidates.
Relaxation on RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Age Limit:
|Category||Relaxation on the Upper Age Limit|
|SC / ST||5 years|
|Ex-servicemen candidates who have put in not less 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
|Domicile of Jammu and Kashmir (between 01 Jan 1980 to 31 Dec 1989).||UR – 5 years
OBC – 8 years
SC / ST – 10 years
|Central Govt. employees (Unreserved) other than ex-servicemen who have done 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
RPF Constable 2018 Physical Requirements
Other than the eligibility criteria, the candidates will also have to fulfill the physical requirements. These are as follows:
|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 Recruitment 2018 Notification – Candidates can download the notification for RPF recruitment 2018 in English and Hindi, from below:
- To download RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Notification in English – Click Here
- To download RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Notification in Hindi – Click Here