RRB RPF SI Recruitment 2024, Notification Out For 452 Vacancies, Have You Filled It?

The official notification for the RRB RPF SI Recruitment 2024 is out now, with 452 vacancies available. Those interested can apply between April 15th, 2024, and May 14th, 2024. Both male and female candidates who hold a bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply for the RPF SI Recruitment 2024.

RRB RPF SI Recruitment 2024
RRB RPF SI Recruitment 2024

RPF Recruitment 2024 Notification Out

The advertisement for the Railway Protection Force Sub-inspector has been released. The notification highlights vacancies for 452 sub-inspector posts. The official notification will be published on April 15, 2024, on the official website. It also mentions all the important details regarding the exam, such as application fees, eligibility criteria, important dates, exam patterns, etc. Candidates are advised to download the notification and go through it, or they can check out all the important details on our website.

Download RPF Recruitment 2024 Official NotificationClick here to download the official notification of RPF Recruitment 2024
RPF Recruitment 2024 Official Notification

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RRB RPF SI Recruitment 2024: Overview

RPF SI Recruitment 2024: Highlights
Name of the Recruiting BodyRailway Protection Force (RPF) 
Official Websitewww.rpf.indianrailways.gov.in
Exam Conducting BodyRailway Protection Force
Name of the postSub Inspector
Total vacancy for RPF SI452
RPF SI Application Start Date15th April 2024
Last Date to Apply14th May 2024
Mode of ApplicationOnline
QualificationGraduation/ Bachelor’s degree 
Selection Process CBT, PMT, PST, Document Verification
Exam pattern 120 questions (90 minutes)
Salary Rs – 35,400/-
RRB RPF SI Recruitment 2024: Overview

Important Dates of RPF SI Recruitment

      Event         Dates
RPF Recruitment Notification Release date2nd March, 2024
Official Notification 15th April, 2024
Application start15th April, 2024
Last date for application14th May, 2024
Important Dates of RPF SI Recruitment

Eligibility for RPF SI 2024 Recruitment

Age limit

For the Sub-Inspector (Executive) position, candidates must be between 20 and 25 years old.

Additionally, there are age relaxations for certain categories:

UR candidates5-year relaxation
OBC candidates8-year relaxation
SC/ST candidates10-year relaxation
Eligibility for RPF SI 2024 Recruitment

Educational Qualification

Name of Post RPF SI Educational Qualification 
Sub- Inspector(SI)Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University
Educational Qualification

Physical Eligibility

CategoryRPF SI HeightChest MinimumWeight Minimum
Male Physical Standards for RPF SI165 cms (160 cms for SC/150 for ST/165 for Ex-S80 cms (76.2 cms for SC/ST) with the expansion of 5 cms50 kg for SC and 48 kg for ST
Female Physical Standards for RPF SI157 cms for General/SC/ST/OBC
Physical Eligibility

NOTE – Minimum height requirement for RPF SI: 160 cm for males, 155 cm for females from Kumaon, Gorkha, Garhwal, etc.

Medical Standards

To pass the medical test, you need to fulfil the criteria mentioned below. If you don’t match them, you can’t qualify.

  • Normal vision without glasses
  • Candidates with flat feet, knock knees, squint eyes, or other physical issues are still eligible for employment.

How To Apply Online for RPF SI Recruitment 2024

  • 1. First go to the RPF website at www.rpf.indianrailways.gov.in
  • 2. Look for the section titled “Recruitments.”
  • 3. Then click on the link for applying to the Railway Protection Force SI Recruitment.
  • 4. Candidates must follow the instructions to register by providing the necessary information.
  • 5. Log in to the account and carefully complete the RPF SI Application Form.
  • 6. Upload important documents like photos and signatures as requested.
  • 7. Complete the process by paying the application fee and submitting the application online.

RPF SI Application Fees

Applicant Category Fees
General and OBCRs – 500/-
SC/ST/Female/Ex. Servicemen/EBCRs – 200/-
RPF SI Application Fees

Selection Process for RPF SI 2024

  1. Computer-Based Test(CBT) – Phase I

Candidates begin with an initial online examination covering General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence, and Reasoning.

  1. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test (PMT) – Phase II – 

Following the CBT, successful candidates proceed to Phase II, which involves running, long jump and high jump. The physical standards required may vary depending on the specific job post.

  1. Document Verification

Candidates then undergo a process where they provide the necessary documents to confirm their eligibility for the position.

  1. Medical Examination – 

Those who pass the document verification stage undergo a medical check to ensure they meet the required health standards for the job.

  1. Final Merit List – 

Finally, a final merit list is compiled based on candidates’ performance in the CBT, PET, PMT, and document verification stages.

Exam Pattern for RPF SI 2024(Expected)

Computer-Based Test Exam Pattern (Expected)

  1. Wrong answers incur a deduction of one-third   of a mark.
  1. The exam lasts 90 minutes and is computer-based with multiple-choice questions.
  1.  Questions for the SI post are at a graduation-level difficulty.
Number of sectionsNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
General Awareness5050
General Intelligence & Reasoning

Computer-Based Test Exam Pattern (Expected)

RPF SI 2024 PMT/PET Exam Pattern (Expected)

The RPF SI PMT & PET exam is essential for all candidates to pass, as it’s qualifying. Here’s the exam pattern for the RPF SI PET & PMT exam:-

Candidate category 1600 meters run800 meters runLong jumpHigh jump
Sub-Inspector( Executive) Male6 min 30 secs12 feet3 feet 9 inch
Sub-Inspector(Executive) Female4 mins9 feet3 feet
RPF SI 2024 PMT/PET Exam Pattern (Expected)

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RRB RPF SI 2024 Syllabus

Sections Topics
General AwarenessIndian History, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, General Politics, Indian Constitution, Sports & General Science
Arithmetic TopicsNumber Systems, Whole Numbers, Decimals & Fractions, Relationships Between Numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Use of Tables with Graphs, Mensuration, Time and Distance
General Intelligence and Reasoning TopicsAnalogies, Similarities with Differences, Spatial Visualization, Spatial Orientation, Problem-Solving Analysis, Judgment, Decision Making, Visual Memory, Discriminating Observation, Relationship Concepts, Arithmetical Reasoning, Verbal and Figure Classification, Arithmetic Number Series, Non-Verbal Series, Coding and Decoding, Statement & Conclusion, Syllogistic Reasoning
RRB RPF SI 2024 Syllabus

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RRB RPF SI 2024 CUT – OFF Marks

Candidates, In the table below we share the RRB RPF SI 2018 Cut-off marks. Now you have a related to the cut-off marks of the RPF SI 2024 Exam.

Category Unreserved(UR)Other Backward Class (OBC)Scheduled Caste (SC)Scheduled Tribe (ST)
RRB RPF SI 2024 CUT – OFF Marks

RRB RPF SI 2024 Salary

Pay    Range
Pay ScaleRs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
Grade ScaleRs. 4,200
Basic PayRs. 35,400
Gross SalaryRs. 43,300–Rs. 52,030
RRB RPF SI 2024 Salary

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Before the 7th Pay Commission, Railway Protection Force Sub-Inspectors had a grade pay of Rs. 4200, and their salary was based on a pay band of Rs. 9300 to Rs. 34800. However, with the 7th Pay Commission, the grade pay system ended. Now, RPF Sub-Inspectors start at basic pay of Rs. 35400 (Level-6) under the new pay matrix.

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What is the total number of vacancies available for RPF SI Recruitment 2024?

There are a total number of 452 vacancies available for RPF Sub-inspector Recruitment 2024.

What are the eligibility criteria for applying to RPF SI Recruitment 2024?

Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university and be between 20 and 25 years old. Age relaxations are applicable for certain categories.

What is the application fee for RPF SI Recruitment 2024?

For General and OBC candidates, the application fee is Rs.500, while for SC/ST/Female/Ex. Servicemen/EBC candidates, it is Rs.200.

Is the RPF exam conducted every year?

Every year, the Railways Protection Force holds many exams. In 2024, RPF released the notification of the recruitment of constables and SI positions.

What is the expected salary for RPF Sub-inspectors as per RPF SI Recruitment 2024?

The basic pay for RPF Sub-inspectors starts at Rs. 35,400, with a gross salary ranging from Rs. 43,300 to Rs. 52,030, as per the 7th Pay Commission.