RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 – 4208 Vacancies

Department RRB Railway Protection Force
Total Vacancies 4208
Notification No. RPF 02/2024
Deadlines 14/05/2024
Notification Published on 14/04/2024

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RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Basic Information

Positions Constable
Location India
Qualification 10th pass
Application Procedure Apply Online

RRB Railway Protection Force (RPF) has published a recruitment notification (RPF 02/2024) on 14/04/2024. The notification is for recruitment of Constable. Here you will get the complete information about RPF Constable Recruitment online application form. You will get here complete detail about RPF Constable application procedure, important dates, application fees, age limit, qualification, number of vacancies, pay scale and important links. We advise to the visitors that you should read the official notification of RPF Constable before submit application form. The links of official website of RRB Railway Protection Force and official notification are given below.

RPF Constable (Exe.) 2024 Selection Procedure


(a) Candidates should apply only through ONLINE mode through any of the official websites of the RRBs. Multiple applications by a candidate will lead to rejection of all the applications and debarment.
(b) The recruitment process shall comprise of the following stages:

  1. Computer Based Test (CBT)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  3. Document Verification (DV)

(c) Information on examination schedule and venues will be given to eligible candidates in due course through RRB websites, SMS and email.
(d) Request for postponement of any of the stages or for change of venue, date and shift will not be entertained under any circumstances.

Computer Based Test (CBT):

The standard of examination will be 10th/Matric level.

(a) Pattern & Syllabus of CBT:
(i) Total Duration: 90 minutes & Total Questions: 120
(ii) Candidates shall be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer. No mark shall be awarded or deducted for questions not attempted
(iii) There shall be negative marking @1/3rd marks for each wrong answer.
(iv) Normalization of marks will be done for CBTs held in multiple shifts.
(v) Minimum pass percentage for eligibility: UR, EWS and OBC-NCL – 35%, SC & ST -30%
(b) The marks scored in CBT shall be counted for shortlisting of candidates for further stages of this recruitment process
(c) Syllabus for CBT: Questions will be of objective type with multiple choice answers and are likely to cover topics pertaining to the following syllabus
a. Arithmetic (35 marks):
Questions on Number System, Whole Numbers, Decimal & Fractions and relationship between numbers, fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio & Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit & Loss, Discount, Use of Tables & Graphs, Mensuration, Time & Distance, etc.
b. General Intelligence and Reasoning (35 marks):
Questions on Analogies, Similarities and Differences, Spatial Visualization, Spatial Orientation, Problem Solving Analysis, Judgement, Decision Making, Visual Memory, Discriminating observation, Relationship concepts, Arithmetical Reasoning, Verbal & Figure classification, Arithmetic number series, Non-verbal series, Coding and Decoding, Statement- Conclusion, Syllogistic reasoning, etc.
c. General Awareness (50 marks):
Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the Environment around him/her and its application to society; to test knowledge of current Events and such matters of everyday observation and experience as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to Indian History, Art and Culture, Geography, Economics, General Polity, Indian Constitution, Sports, General Science, etc


Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in CBT shall be called for Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Measurement Test (PMT) & Document Verification (DV) to the extent of 10 times the number of vacancies in each category for Male/Female/Ex-Servicemen as per merit. Ex-servicemen shall be exempted from PET,
however, they will have to undergo PMT.

i) The criteria for PET are as under:

Category 1600 meters run 800 meters run Long Jump High Jump
Constable (Exe) Male 5 min 45 secs 14 ft 4 ft
Constable (Exe) Female 3 min 40 sec 9 ft 3 ft

ii) The criteria for PMT are as under:

Category Height (in CMs) Chest (in CMs) (only for Male)
Male Female Unexpanded Expanded
UR/EWS/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

Important Dates

The candidates should note the following important dates for RPF Constable Recruitment 2024. The important dates may change. There may be optional or additional dates. Check the official website of RRB Railway Protection Force.

Events Dates
Starting Date for Apply Online 15/04/2024
Closing Date for Apply Online 14/05/2024
Dates for Modification window for corrections in application form with payment of modification fee (15-05-2024 to 24-05-2024)

Application Fees

Here is the complete information about RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 application fee. We advise the candidates that read the rules, methods and guidelines in the official notification before any payment of the application fee.

Category Fee
For General/OBC/EWS ₹500/-
For SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen/Minorities or EBC ₹250/-
For all category Female ₹250/-
Correction Charge ₹250/-
Payment Mode Online Mode

RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Eligibility Criteria & Vacancies Details

You can find here the eligibility criteria to apply for RPF Constable Recruitment 2024. The age limit, minimum qualification, number of vacancies and pay scale for RPF Constable Online form 2024 is given below. Please refer the official notification of RPF Constable for detail eligibility criteria.

Post Name Vacancies Qualification Age Limit Pay Scale
Constable (Exe.) 4208 10th pass or equivalent from recognized Board by the Government of India 18-28 years as on 1st July 2024 Rs.21700/-

RPF Constable 2024 Vacancy Detail

Category Male Female
UR 1450 256
SC 536 95
ST 268 47
OBC 966 170
EWS 357 63
Total 3577 631

RPF Constable Recruitment Important Links

You can find here all important links to apply for RPF Constable Recruitment 2024. We advise to the candidates that you must read the official notification before filing application form for RPF Constable Online form 2024.

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