9000 Vacancy: RPF Recruitment 2023, Constable & Sub Inspector Posts

RPF Recruitment 2023: The Railway Recruitment Board conducts the RPF (Railway Police Force) Recruitment Examination on a national level to choose qualified individuals for the positions of Constables and Sub-Inspectors.

Both male and female candidates have the opportunity to apply for the available positions in the Railway Police Force. The RPF Recruitment Notification will be issued, providing information about the RPF Exam dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, and other relevant details.

The RPF Computer-Based Test (CBT) will be held in groups, with separate sessions for Constables and Sub-Inspectors. The test will be conducted for all six groups, one after the other, in the following sequence:

1. Group A: S Railway, SW Railway and SC Railway
2. Group B: C Railway, W Railway, WC Railway and SEC Railway
3. Group C: E Railway, EC Railway, SE Railway and ECo Railway
4. Group D: N Railway, NE Railway, NW Railway and NC Railway
5. Group E: NF Railway
6. Group F: RPSF

RPF Recruitment 2023 Notification

The official website will release the Recruitment Notification for the RPF Exam 2023. Candidates are advised to review the official notification PDF once it is officially released.

It is anticipated that approximately 9000 vacancies will be available for the positions of Constables and Sub-Inspectors in the upcoming RPF Recruitment 2023.

Adequate preparation is crucial for every aspiring candidate who intends to successfully clear the RPF Recruitment Exam 2023.

RPF Recruitment 2023- Important Dates

The Railway Recruitment Board will announce the Exam Dates for the RPF 2023 Examination for the positions of Constable and Sub-Inspector in conjunction with the release of the RPF Notification.

RPF Recruitment 2023

The comprehensive schedule for the RPF Recruitment 2023 will be promptly updated here once it is officially announced.

RPF Recruitment 2023- Important Dates
Release of Official Notification
Start of Online Application
Closing of Online Application
Last Date for On-Line Fee Payment
Last Date for Off-Line Fee Payment
RPF Admit Card Release Date
RRB RPF Exam Date
RPF Result Declaration

RPF Constable Vacancy 2023

For the upcoming RPF Recruitment 2023, it is anticipated that the number of vacancies could exceed 9000. In the previous recruitment cycle, the Railway Police Force announced a total of 9739 vacancies to be filled through the RPF Recruitment 2018. Below is a breakdown of the detailed vacancy information for the RPF Recruitment 2018.

RPF Vacancy for Constable and SI
Constable For Male4403
Constable For Female4216
SI (Sub Inspector) for Male819
SI (Sub Inspector) for Female301

RPF Constables Vacancy

GroupZonal RailwayMaleFemale
ASR, SWR & SCR65682343280462111454138927
BCR, WR, WCR & SECR3294218514403889245187712
CER, ECR, SER & ECoR8771841349212878162011322421391
DNR, NER, NWR & NCR76115268651046646141751441006

RPF Sub-Inspector (SI) Vacancy

GroupZonal RailwayMaleFemale
ASR, SWR & SCR75921212162959952
BCR, WR, WCR & SECR59241348144221151856
CER, ECR, SER & ECoR1494921682875918926112
DNR, NER, NWR & NCR96361031173643961441269

RPF Application Fees 2023

To complete the online application for the RPF Recruitment Exam, candidates are required to submit the applicable Application Fees. It is important to note that if an applicant fails to pay the required fee, their application form will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted.

For candidates belonging to the General and OBC categories, the application fee is set at Rs. 500/-. On the other hand, candidates belonging to SC/ST/Female/Ex. Servicemen/EBC categories are required to pay a reduced fee of Rs. 250/-.

RPF Recruitment 2023 Exam Pattern

Railway Recruitment RPF Exam 2023 will be conducted in 4 phases:

Phase 1: CBT

Phase 2: PET

Phase 3: PMT

Phase 4: Document Verification

Let’s have a look at all the phases of the RPF Recruitment Exam 2023 in detail.

RPF CBT Exam Pattern

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
General Awareness505090 mins
General Intelligence & Reasoning3535

Negative Marking: 1/3rd Marks will be deducted for a question attempted wrong by a candidate. No marks will be deducted for any question left unanswered.

PET (Physical Efficiency Test)

It is mandatory for all candidates to qualify Physical Efficiency Test in order to be eligible for further recruitment for RPF 2023 Exam.

For the Post of Constable

Category1600 metres run800 metres runLong JumpHigh Jump
Constable Male5 min 45 sec14 feet4 feet
Constable Female3 min 40 sec9 feet3 feet

For the post of Sub-Inspector

Category1600 metres run800 metres runLong JumpHigh Jump
Constable Female4 min9 ft3 ft
Constable Male6 min 30 sec12 feet3 feet 9 inch

Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

For both Constable and Sub-Inspector

CategoryHeight in cmsChest (in cms) {only for male}
For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and
other categories specified by Govt.

Document Verification

This is the final selection stage for RPF Recruitment 2023. Candidates who have been selected in the previous processes will be finally called for Document Verification. Shortlisted candidates should produce NOC from the employer on the date of his/her DV failing which their candidature will be cancelled.

Railway 37,000 Posts: Indian Railways ALP 2023, Notification, Last Date, Application Form

RPF Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for RPF Recruitment 2023 Exam, a candidate must follow the given age limit.

For constables

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 25 years

For Sub-Inspectors

  • Minimum Age: 20 years
  • Maximum Age: 25 years

Age Relaxation

CategoryAge Limit
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years
PWD10 years

RPF Recruitment 2023 Syllabus

General Awareness
  1. History
  2. Polity
  3. Geography
  4. Economics
  5. Static Awareness
  6. Biology
  7. Chemistry
  8. Physics
  9. Computer
  10. Current Affairs
  1. Number System
  2. Percentages
  3. Ratio and Proportion
  4. Averages
  5. Simple Interest (SI) & Compound Interest (CI)
  6. Profit and Loss
  7. Mensuration
  8. Time and distance
General Intelligence & Reasoning
  1. Analogy
  2. Odd One Out
  3. Series
  4. Statement & Conclusions
  5. Directions
  6. Coding-Decoding
  7. Mathematical Operations
  8. Matrix
  9. Blood Relation (Age calculation)
  10. Non-verbal Questions
  11. Missing Term

RPF Recruitment 2023 Admit Card

The Admit Card for RPF Recruitment 2023 will be issued separately for all stages of the examination. The Admit Card for CBT will be released first followed by Admit Card for PET for candidates who successfully clears the first stage of RPF Recruitment Examination 2023.

RPF Recruitment 2023 Result

RPF Recruitment Result 2023 will be declared after each stage of examination conducted. The Final Result for the exam will be declared after the PMT test post which candidates will be called for Document Verification.

Candidates are requested to keep visiting the page to remain updated about any further details announced by Railway Recruitment Board.

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