RPF Constable Recruitment 2024: Notification, Vacancy, Exam Dates

Railway Protection Force Constable Recruitment 2024: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) released a detailed notification for 4208 Constable vacancies posts. Those candidates who have passed 10th class or matriculation are eligible to apply for the recruitment.

RPF Constable Recruitment 2024

The RPF Constable Computer-Based Test (CBT) will be conducted group-wise simultaneously for male and female candidates.


RPF Constable Recruitment 2024
S.no Group Group Name
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 Constable Recruitment 2024 Important Dates

The RRB is about to release the RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Exam Dates 

RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Important Dates
RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Press Note 2nd January 2024
RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Detailed Notification 14 April
Start of Online Application 15th April 2024
Closing of Online Application 14th May 2024
RPF Exam Date TBA


How to apply for RPF Constable recruitment

    • Go to the official website of RPF at https://rpf.indianrailways.gov.in/.
    • Look for Apply Online – Recruitment of Constable/SI 2024’ and click on it.
    • Fill the basic details and upload the scanned images of educational qualification ,photographs and signatures and other required documents.
  • Pay the fee of ₹500 or ₹250, which will complete your application after that take a print out of it for further reference.

RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Vacancy

The specific number of vacancies of the RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 are mentioned below.

RPF Vacancy 2024 for Constable 
Position Vacancies
Constable 4208
Total Vacancies 4660


Group-Wise RPF Constable Recruitment Vacancy Details

The category-wise RPF constable vacancy has been mentioned below 

Group-Wise RPF Constable Recruitment Vacancy Details
Category Male Female
UR 1450 256
SC 536 95
ST 268 47
OBC 966 170
EWS 357 63
Total 3577 631


RPF Constable 2024 Selection Process

The RPF Constable Selection Process will be conducted in various phases:

Phase 1: CBT

Phase 2: PET & PMT

Phase 3: Document Verification

Phase 4: Medical

RPF Constable 2024 CBT Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for the CBT phase has been mentioned below:

RPF Constable 2024 CBT Exam Pattern
Sections Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Awareness 50 50 90 mins
Arithmetic 35 35
General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120


RPF Constable 2024 PET 

All candidates must pass the Physical Efficiency Test in order to be considered for further recruitment for the RPF Constable 2024 exam.

For the position of constable

Category 1600 meters run 800 meters run Long Jump High Jump
Constable Male 5 min 45 sec 14 feet 4 feet
Constable Female 3 min 40 sec 9 feet 3 feet


RPF Constable 2024 PMT 

The exam pattern for the post of Constable is mentioned below:

Category Height in cms Chest (in cms) {only for male}
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


RPF Constable 2024 Document Verification

Document verification is the last stage of selection process for RPF Constable recruitment 2024. Those Candidates who have cleared the previous stages will be called for this stage and the ones who have been Shortlisted candidates must provide a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from their employer during the document verification. If they Fail to produce the NOC on the specified date it will result in the cancellation of their candidature.

RPF Constable 2024 Eligibility Criteria

A candidate must be under the age restriction to be eligible for the RPF Constable eligibility Criteria.

For the position of constable

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 28 years


RPF Constable 2024 Age Relaxation

The RPF Constable recruitment 2024 age relaxation for each is mentioned below:

RPF Constable Recruitment 2024 Age Relaxation
Category Age Limit
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years


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