RPF Recruitment 2016, 17000 Constable Jobs Vacancies

By | October 8, 2016

Indian railways have 17000 vacancies for RPF constable post. RPF Recruitment 2016  is one of largest vacancy that Indian Railway has ever come up with. However, RPF Recruitment 2016 can be considered as a rumor as no official declaration about this recruitment has been released yet. Many websites have even published the last date of RPF Constable Recruitment 2016 for 17000 post but no such information has been officially published yet. Candidates are advised to check the official website of India Railways before believing in any such post given in any newspaper or website.

Indian Railway has a very large network of stations and train tracks. It is spread all over the country and connects every part of nation to each other. A huge population of India commutes everyday in railways. It is also the most suitable means of transportation which is extensively used by everyone. Not only people but goods are also transported by railways. Northern Railways, Southern Railways, Eastern Railways and Western Railways together form the Indian Railways.

Latest Update: RPF women constable recruitment for 2030 posts is available. Check the link for more details.

rpf 17000 constable recruitment

Lot of manpower is required to make all this go smoothly. Hence a job in railways has the minimum risk of being terminated. Railway protection force (RPF) is responsible for protection and safeguard of all the passenger and Indian Railway properties. RPF constable is a beginner job profile but has a lot of room for growth and promotion. Constable Job is popular as it does not require higher education so it is an ideal opportunity for a large part of the Indian youth.

See: Railway Recruitment 2016

Here one can find all the information on RPF vacancy 2016, last date of RPF constable recruitment 2016 online form and RPF exam syllabus.

No. of vacancies Male constable- 13000, Female constable- 4000, Total vacancies- 17000
Method of application Online Application
Salary Rs. 5200 to 20200 + GP Rs. 2000/-


Eligibility criteria for RPF constable recruitment 2016:

Educational qualification- Candidates must have passed 10th class from recognized board.

Age limit- Candidate’s age should be between 18 to 25 years. Age relaxation is applicable for reserved categories according to government rules.

Last date for RPF vacancy 2016: The last date of RPF 17000 post vacancy is not yet released. Candidates will be notified on our site when official notification comes.

Also See: Railway TC Jobs

Selection process of RPF Vacancy 2016

Candidates will be selected on the basis of written exam, physical exam and interview.

Physical Endurance Test: This is the fitness test of the candidates. Running is the main parameter in this test.

Medical examination: In addition to above essential qualification there is certain standard set for the candidates of height, weight, eyesight and other parameters. Candidates should make sure that they full fill these criteria before applying for the post.

Exam date of RPF exam: No official date for the exam is available right now.

RPF constable recruitment exam syllabus:

The syllabus of RPF 17000 constable recruitment 2016 will consist of general awareness, essay writing and general English

Is RPF Recruitment 2016 fake?

Lot of websites on internet have published article about this recruitment. Official notice for this post was expected to be released soon. However, till now no official notice has been issued. Railway officials have been questioned about this recruitment and they said they didn’t release any such notice about the vacancy. Weather there will be any such vacancy in future or not official did not give any comment on that. Officials have advised people to ignore such articles and advertisement if seen on media. They also added that Railway Protection Force have a large number of people for the constable post. Recruitment of 1599 female constable in Railway Protection Force is under discussion. Any such vacancy if released in future will be published in employment news and also on the official website of the Indian Railways.

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87 thoughts on “RPF Recruitment 2016, 17000 Constable Jobs Vacancies

  1. RohitMaurya

    I am Rohit ,I passed senior class from CBSE gov.t school .I want job for working best

  2. v.pushkararao

    I am v.pushkararao I am studying degree 1 year I have many problems in house I complete intermediate with good result I secured 80 percentage marks I have interest in defence jobs I have also intrest in railway jobs sir
    So please give the notification date and give about for jobs
    Please give reply sir

  3. p mukesh kumar b

    please information rpf Job i am retired army 31/1/2015 sir i am interested rpf job and shap/1

  4. Mukesh Kumar

    I’m Mukesh Kumar , I am retired from Indian Army on 31 Dec 2015, my quailification is Graduation from Indian Army & I’m interested this job. Plz give me reply.


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