RPF Recruitment 2017 (Railway Protection Force) Open For 19952 Constable Post | Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) | 19952 Vacancies

RPF Recruitment 2017 (Railway Protection Force) Open For 19952 Constable Post | Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) | 19952 Vacancies

RPF Recruitment 2017 Applications are invited from eligible Male and Female candidates for filling up the posts of Constable in the Pay Band of Rs.5200-20200/- + Grade Pay Rs. 2000/- in the Railway Protection Force (RPF) including Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF)

also, take a look Coast Guard Recruitment and Intelligence Bureau Recruitment

TOTAL VACANCIES IN RPF Recruitment 2017:


SC-3317, ST-3363, OBC-4371, UR-8901


  1. A) Citizenship: The applicant must be a citizen of India.

b) Education: The applicant must have passed the Matriculation or equivalent examination conducted by a recognized Board. Educational qualification obtained from institutions other than a recognized State Board or Central Board should be submitted along with the Government of India notification declaring that such educational qualification is equivalent to Matriculation/Xth Class for employment under Central Government.

c) Age: The applicant must not be less than 18 years and not more than 25 years as on 1st July 2011. That is, he/she must not have born before 01.07.1986 and after 01.07.1993. Age mentioned in the Matriculation or equivalent certificate will only be accepted.

d) Relaxation in Age:

i) Relaxation in upper age limit up to 5 years will be admissible to applicants belonging to SC/ST category and up to 3 years to those belonging to OBC category.

ii) Upper age limit is relaxable up to 5 years for those persons who had ordinarily domiciled in the State of J&K during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989. The applicants claiming relaxation under this category must produce a certificate to this effect from the District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction they had ordinarily resided or from any other authority designated in this behalf by the Government of J&K.

iii) Relaxation in upper age limit to the extent of defence service plus 03 years is applicable to Ex-servicemen provided a break in service and re-employment should not exceed 02 years and they must have put in at least 06 months after attestation.


Recruitment will be made based on the performance of the eligible applicants in a Written Examination, Physical Efficiency Test, Physical Measurement, Viva-Voce Test, Bonus Marks, if any, obtained, Medical Examination and Documents Verification.


Examination Fee of RPF Recruitment 2017: An examination fee of Rs.40 is payable in the form of a crossed Indian Postal Order or a crossed Bank draft. Cheque or Money Order will not be accepted Female applicants, applicants belonging to SC/ST category, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes and Ex-servicemen need not pay the Examination Fee.


You can apply for RPF Recruitment 2017 in following ways

Application form:

a) The format of the application form is given in Annexure ‘A’.  Application forms can be downloaded from here(Click here to download application form) or taken from the Employment News or from this advertisement and submitted on A-4 size bond paper, using one side only and sent to the Nodal Chief Security Commissioner corresponding to the language chosen for the Question Paper. Only one application need be sent. The addresses of the Nodal Chief Security Commissioners, the details of the person in whose favour the Draft/IPO shall be drawn and the place where payable are given(Click here to get the details). The languages for the question paper are also shown against each Nodal Chief Security Commissioner for the convenience of the applicants.

b) The words, “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF CONSTABLE IN RPF INCLUDING RPSF” shall be superscribed on the envelope containing the application.

c) The exact date, time, place and venue for the tests will be intimated to the candidates through Call Letters.

d) Applications should be sent through ordinary post only. No application will be received by hand or by registered post or through private courier service.

e) Applications should be filled by the candidates in their own handwriting, in Hindi or English only. Left-Hand thumb impression in the case of Male applicants and Right-Hand thumb impression in case of Female applicants shall be affixed in the box given at the bottom of the application. Applications signed in capital letters/spaced-out letters will be treated as invalid. Applications with correction or overwriting or smudged thumb impression may be rejected.

f) Coloured photograph (3.5 cms x 4.5 cms) of the applicant should be pasted at the space provided in the application form with clear front view of the face without cap and sunglasses.

g) Applications must be accompanied by:


(i) A Crossed Indian Postal Order or a Crossed Bank Draft for Rs. 40/- wherever necessary.

(ii) Copy of self-attested Matriculation certificate as proof of Educational Qualification and Age.

(iii) Copy of self-attested SC/ST/OBC Community Certificate in the prescribed format given at Annexure ‘B’/ ‘C’/ wherever applicable.

(iv) Declaration by applicants belonging to OBC in the format given in Annexure ‘D

(v) Copy of Domicile Certificate where applicable.

(vi) Copy of Discharge Certificate for Ex-servicemen.

(vii) One coloured photograph (3.5 cms x 4.5 cms) with clear front view of the face without cap and sunglasses mentioning the name of the candidate on the reverse side in addition to the one pasted on the application

(viii) Two self-addressed envelopes (28 cms x 12 cms) each bearing postal stamp of Rs.5/- duly affixed.

(ix) Certificate for Economically backward classes for claiming concession in fee.


h) Applications may be rejected on the following grounds:

i) Applications, which are not submitted in the format given in Annexure ‘A’.

ii) Non-enclosure of Bank Draft or IPO or Certificate of Economically backward class wherever applicable.

iii) Coloured photograph as prescribed not posted on the application.

iv)Unsigned or Incomplete or illegible application.

v) Under-age or Over-age.

vi) Non-enclosure of Copy of Matriculation certificate or equivalent for proof of educational qualification and age.

vii) Application filled in a language other than English or Hindi

viii) Non-enclosure of a copy of SC/ST/OBC certificate in the prescribed format by applicants belonging to the respective categories.

ix) Non-enclosure of a copy of Discharge certificate in case of Ex-Servicemen.

x) Non-enclosure of Declaration by applicants belonging to OBC in the format given in Annexure ‘D’.


Last Date of RPF Recruitment 2017: 14  October  2017

Official Notification

Application Form

8 Replies to “RPF Recruitment 2017 (Railway Protection Force) Open For 19952 Constable Post | Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) | 19952 Vacancies”

  1. sir
    what is mean of annexure D which is attached for conformation of obc certificate even if I have attached obc certificate along with form.

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