Career Options in Indian Railways


Sub-Inspector Vacancies 1120  in Indian Railways

Educational Qualification

The Indian Railways has invited online applications to fill 1120 vacancies for

Sub-Inspectors (SI) under a recruitment drive for Railway Protection Force (RPF) and

Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF).

    Name of the post: Sub-Inspector
    Number of posts: 1120 posts

Age Limit

Important dates:

Opening date for submission of online application form is June 1, while the last date is June 30.

Selected candidates will get salary as per Level 6 of 7th Pay Commission or 7th CPC matrix.
Selection process:

A Computer-based Test (CBT) will be conducted to fill 819 vacancies for male and 301 for female candidates.

The recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission was approved by the Union Cabinet in July.

Important institute

Eligibility criteria:

Candidates, who have completed their graduation from a recognised university, are eligible. The last date to submit online and offline fee payment is July 2 and July 5 respectively.

Selected candidates will get an initial payment of Rs. 35,400 plus other allowances admissible at that time under Level 6 of 7th Pay Commission.

Online CBT will tentatively be held in September and October 2018. Candidates qualified and securing marks in the merit list (10 times of the category-wise vacancies notified) and in the CBT shall have to undergo Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Document Verification (DV).
Physical Measurement (Height):

    UR/OBC: 165 cms for males, 157cms for women
    SC/ST: 160cms for males, 152cms for women
    For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other Categories specified by Govt: 163cms for males, 155cms for women