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Our Faculty gives the most successful and promising batches every year. Coming year we are preparing for a major success in RPF SI Exam at Avision Institute, India (Kolkata).
Avision Institute plans to provide the best result under the circumstances of RPF SI exams with most experienced and qualified faculty members from all over India. We provide the most modernized classrooms with the latest learning technology. We cover the entire Courses of RPF SI with our best and latest study materials with the best tricks and techniques.
Dear Aspirants RRB will soon announce the most awaited recruitment on RPF SI in 2019. The Notification is published on RRB official website. The Online Application process will start after the announcement of recruitment 2019. Stay login for detail information. Get ready for your success because Avision Institute is the Best coaching institute in India will start a New fresh batch for targeting to crack RPF SI exams. This batch is special for those aspirants who are willing to go for RPF SI 2019 exams with their skills and Qualification.
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The Railway Protection Force (RPF) is a security force of India entrusted with protecting railway passengers, passenger area and railway property of the Indian Railways .This is the only central armed police force (CAPF) which has the power to arrest, investigate and prosecute criminals. The force is under the authority of Ministry of Railways (India). The strength of RPF is about 65,000. Recently, The Railways Recruitment Board has released a notification for Railway Protection Force Constables Recruitment 2018. The applications can be filled by both Male & Females candidates. There are a total of 8619 vacancies for constable recruitment. .


ActivityDatesOpening Date for Submission of On-Line Application Form and Fee.01.06.2018Last Date for On-Line Fee Payment02.07.2018Last Date of Submission of On-Line Application Form30.06.2018Last Date for Off-Line Fee Payment05.07.2018Tentative Date for Computer Based Test (CBT)September and October 2018


Category Educational Qualification Age
Min Max
Sub Inspector ( Executive) Graduate from a recognized University.. 20 25

* Note:  Degree from a recognized University for Sub-Inspector (Executive) shall only be valid. Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational qualification SHOULD NOT apply.

Relaxation Of Upper Age Limit:

Sr. No. Category Age Relaxation
1. SC/ST 5 Years
2. Other Backward Classes (OBC) 3 Years
3. Ex-servicemen candidates who have put in not less than 6 months continuous service after attestation. To the extent of service rendered in Armed Forces plus UR – 3 years,OBC-Non-creamy Layer – 6 years . SC/ST – 8 years
4. Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 ( Unreserved) UR – 5 years

OBC–Non-creamy layer – 8 years

SC/ST – 10 years

5 Central Govt. employees (Unreserved) other than ex-servicemen who have rendered not less than 3 years of regular & continuous service on date of reckoning. UR – 5 years OBC–Non-creamy layer – 8 years SC/ST – 10 years
6 Widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from husband but remarried UR – 2 years OBC- Non-creamy layer – 5 years. SC/ST – 7 years

Date of birth of candidates should be between the dates given below:

(Both dates inclusive)

Srl No Age Group Upper limit of Date of Birth ( Not earlier than) Lower limit of Date of Birth ( Not later than)
UR OBC-Non Creamy Layer SC/ST For all category/category
1. 20 to 25 02.07.93 02.07.90 02.07.88 01.07.98

Physical Measurement:

Category Height (in CMs) Chest ( in CMs) ( Only for Male)
Male Female Unexpanded Expanded
UR/OBC 165 157 80 85
SC/ST 160 152 76.2 81.2
For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other Categories specified by Govt. 163 155 80 85


S.No.Candidates CategoriesFee1For all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at Sl No. 2
* Rs. 400/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges on appearing in CBT.Rs. 500/-2For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-serviceman/Female/Minorities/Economically backward class.
* This fee of Rs. 250/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges on appearing in CBT.Rs. 250/-


The Ministary Of Railway has released the notification for the recruitment of Sub Inspector in RPF $ RPSF. There is a total 1120 vacancies for both males and females.The Details of RPF/RPSF Constable vacancies are given below

Group Zonal Railway Male Female
A SR, SWR & SCR 75 9 21 21 126 29 5 9 9 52
B CR, WR, WCR & SECR 59 24 13 48 144 22 11 5 18 56
C ER, ECR, SER & ECoR 149 49 21 68 287 59 18 9 26 112
D NR, NER, NWR & NCR 96 36 10 31 173 39 14 4 12 69
E NFR 21 5 1 3 30 8 2 1 1 12
F RPSF 54 1 3 1 59
Total 454 124 69 172 819 157 50 28 66 301

RPF Sub-Inspector 2018 Exam Pattern

The selection process for the RPF Sub-Inspector exam 2018 consists of 3 stages, which are:


Phase I – Computer Based Test

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Test for 120 marks will be conducted online. The test will have of 3 Sections as follows:

Test No. of Qs Max Marks Time
General Awareness 50 50 90 mins
Arithmetic 35 35
General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120


  • Candidates shall have following language options for Computer Based Test (CBT) out of which they shall have opt for any one. (1) Hindi (2) English (3) Urdu (4) Tamil (5) Telugu (6) Konkani (7) Malayalam (8) Kannada (9) Marathi (10) Gujarati (11) Bengali (12) Odia (13) Assamese (14) Manipuri and (15) Punjabi.
  • The standard of examination will be 10th/Matric level.
  • Candidates will be required to answer all questions and shall be awarded 01(one) mark for each correct answer. Negative marks shall be awarded for every wrong answer. 1/3 marks shall be deducted for every wrong answer. No mark shall be awarded or deducted for questions not attempted.


Based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT, candidates will be called for PET and PMT to the extent of 10 times the category wise total vacancy in Group of Zonal Railways/RPSF notified. However, this limit may be increased/decreased as required ensuring availability of adequate candidates for all the notified posts. Passing Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. No marks are to be awarded. The criteria for PET is as under:


1600 meters

800 meters






Sub-Inspector ( Exe) Male

6 min 30 secs –

12 feet

3 ft 9 inch
Sub-Inspector ( Exe) Female


4 mins
9 feet
3 feet



  • For 1600/800 meters event only one chance will be given. For the remaining events viz Long Jump and High jump, the candidates will be given up to 2 chances each.
  • Ex-servicemen shall be exempted from PET, However, they will have to undergo PMT.
  • A Candidate must qualify in all Tests as per above norm to be eligible for consideration.
  • All the candidates qualifying in 1600 mtrs/800 mtrs will be measured for eligibility with respect to height and chest. Chest measurement will be taken only for male candidates. If a male candidate’s unexpanded chest measurement is below eligibility limit, expanded measurement shall not be taken and he shall be treated as disqualified
  • Male candidates who do not have minimum height shall not be considered for    measurement of chest and shall be treated as disqualified.
  • Candidate who do not have minimum height, chest (unexpanded/expanded) shall be treated as having failed in PMT.
  • PET