RPF (Railway Protection Force) had few days back issued recruitment notification for a huge requirement of 11,952 Constables.
This blog post sums up the RPF Constable Recruitment 2011 Notification in a nutshell. The written exam pattern of RPF Constable Exam is very similar to SSC CPO (Central Police Organisation) Exam and therefore to prepare for this exam, you can refer to my previous blog article titled: SSC CPO Constable Exam Syllabus, Sample Papers, Books & Exam Pattern
What is Railway Protection force (RPF):
The Railway Protection force (RPF) is an Indian Paramilitary Force charged with protecting the Indian Railways. The duties of the Railway Protection Force includes:
- To do all conducive means for the free movement of the railways.
- Protection and safeguarding of railway property.
Salary/Pay-Scale for RPF Constable:
Pay Scale being offered for these positions is: Rs. 5200-20200 in Pay Band 1 with Grade Pay of Rs.2000/.
RPF Constable Exam Eligibility:
Age Eligibility: (As on 01.07.2011)
Min: 18 yrs, Max: 25 yrs. Relaxations exists as per Govt rule.
Matriculation or Class-X Pass from recognized Board/ University.
In addition to above eligibilities, you must also have the minimum physical eligibility as given in section "(e) PHYSICAL STANDARDS" in the notification
Selection process for RPF Constable recruitment:
The selection process for the RPF Constable exam consists of Written Exam, Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Bonus marks (if any) followed by Interview.
Application forms for RPF Constable Recruitment Exam 2011:
You can apply for RPF Constable exam offline. Application form for RPF Constable Recruitment 2011 is given in the last page of the notification
How to apply offline for RPF Constable exam has been given clearly in section-"8. How to apply" of the notification
Above information has been posted to archive the same, so that it can also be used by future RPF Constable Examinees say for RPF Constable Exam 2012-2013 to know about the exam.
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