RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 – Online Form, Exam Date, Apply Now

RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 – Form, Exam Date, Apply Online 

Now, here is a good news for the male and female candidates who are looking for a Constable job in Indian Railway Department. The Indian Railway has released a recruitment notification in which it said that it is going to recruit total 19952 candidates for the post of RPF (Railway Police Force) Constable in 2017. If you are willing to be a participant in RPF/ RPSF Constable Recruitment process 2017, then you should immediately fill the application form of it to become a participant of it. There is a total of 19,952 vacant posts of RPF Constable in 2017. So now just all the interested aspirants (Male and Female) should make themselves ready to strive for this post. In this article, we are providing the complete information about RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 such as Eligibility Criteria, Application Fee and Applying Procedure.

RPF Constable Job Recruitment 2017 Exam Details

Name of the DepartmentRailway Police Force
Category of JobState Government Job
Name of the PostConstable (Male/Female)
Offical Web Portal of Recruiting Bodywww.indianrail.gov.in
Total Jobs19952
Application ModeOffline
Starting date to Apply for RPF Constable Recruitment 24 August 2017
Submit the application form before14 October 2017 (Last Date)

Apply for RPF Constable Jobs in 2017

Railway RPF Recruitment Board has released the official notification in which it states the need of Constable in Railway Department. The RPF Constable Recruitment Department has set some egibility criteria (Age limit, Educational Qualification) which the aspirant should fulfill in order to be a participant of recruitment procedure. Check below the eligibility criteria required for the RPF Constable Post:


  • Age Limit: 18 to 25 year
  • Educational Qualification: 10th pass / 12th pass 
  • NationalityIndian
  • Height Required: 165 cm for Male & 157 cm for female.
  • Physical Endurance: 1600 m run for Male & 800 m run for Female aspirants.
  • Long Jump and High Jump is also part of Eligibility Criteria

Note: The candidate’s selection will be based on his/her performance in written test, Physical Test, and Interview.

Current Job Vacancy RPF

In the official notification, the Railway Recruitment Department said that it is going to recruit a total of 19952 candidates. The bifurcation of Job vacancies category-wise has been done as given below:

  • Schedule Caste (SC) – 3317
  • Schedule Tribe (ST) – 3363
  • Other Backward Classes (OBC) – 4371
  • Unreserved (UR) – 8901

RPF Constable Application Form Details

Below we are giving the important point regarding RPF Constable Application Form. Keep it in mind at the time of filling the RPF Constable Application Form 2017:

  • General/ OBC Candidates will have to pay Rs.40/- as the application fee.
  • There is no application fee for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD.
  •  Don’t forget to submit photocopy of your document and your photograph along with the application form.
RPF Constable Recruitment 2017 - Online Form, Exam Date, Apply Now
RPF Constable Recruitment 2017

How to Apply for RPF Constable Recruitment

We would like to advise all the candidate to study seriously for their RPF Constable written test. So, that there will be some use of applying for RPF Constable  Recruitment. Follow these simple steps in order to apply for RPF Constable Jobs:

  • Initially, visit the official web portal of Indian Railway Department – www.indianrailways.gov.in.
  • Now, click on the “Career” Page.
  • Tap the “Notification and Application Form” button.
  • Search the link for “RPF Constable Recruitment in 2017” and press it.
  • The click will itself download the application form.
  • Take a printout of it for the process of submission.
  • Fill in the basic details such as your name, educational qualification, DOB etc.
  • Now, attach all the relevant document in the prescribed format as mentioned in the recruitment notification.
  • Now, send it to the address given in the notification.

For RPFC Constable Recruitment Detailed Notification 2017 (Official) – Click here

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