RPF SI & Constable Exam 2018 : Exam Date,Admit Card,Syllabus and all other details


Railway recruitment board conducts exam for the recruitment to the posts of RPF SI & ConstableThose who have passed the Graduation degree & under 25 years are eligible for the SI posts where SSLC is enough for constable posts.

RPF Recruitment 2018 exam for Railway Protection Force is taking place from 19th December 2018. There are 9739 vacancies to be filled in for the post of Constables and SI. Admit Card is released and is available at Official website.

Download admit card

There will be three stages of screening before the final selection list;

  1. Computer Based Test
  2. Physical Efficiency test
  3. Document Verification

RPF Exam Schedule for SI and Constable :

The exam schedule for RPF Constable 2018 CBT :

The exam schedule for RPF SI 2018 CBT :


Indian Ministry of  Railway has released admit card for SI and constables in Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF). The  Computer Based Examination is scheduled to be held from 19th December 2018.

Download your Call Letter through the links given below:-

Download admit card for SI

Download admit card for Constable



The RPF Recruitment 2018 is open for 9739 vacancies, of which 8619 are for Constable and 1120 are for Sub-Inspector. For RPF SI, 819 (Male) and 301 (female), and for constable, 4403 (Male) and 4216 (female) vacancies are announced.

For Constable :

For SI :


1.Education Qualification :

For SI – Graduation and under 25 years

For Constable – SSLC / Matrix and under 25 years

  • Age relaxation is subjected to central government norms.
  • Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational are not eligible. 

2. Physical measurement :


There are three stages of screening:

1. Phase 1 – Computer Based Test

Exam Duration – 90 minutes ; Total Marks – 120

  1. General Awareness (50 marks)
  2. Arithmetic (35 marks)
  3. General Intelligence & reasoning(35 marks)


For RPF SI, exam level may be similar to that of SSC CGL and for Constable similar to SSC CHSL.

General Awareness:

Current Affairs, History, Geography, Economics, Basic Science , Art & Culture, Polity etc

Sources : Entri App, NCERT textbooks, Current Affairs , News Papers

Arithmetic :
  • Number systems, decimal and fractions and relationships between numbers,
  • arithmetical operations, ratio and proportion, averages, interest, profit and loss, discount, mensuration, percentages,time and distance
  • use of table and graphs etc.

 Sources : Entri App, Quantative Aptitude  by Agarwal

General Intelligence & reasoning :
  • Analogies, spatial visualization & orientation,
  • problem solving analysis,
  • judgement & decision making, visual memory,
  • discriminating observation, relationship concepts,
  • arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetic &  non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc.

Sources : Entri App, General Intelligence & reasoning by Agarwal

2. Phase 2 – Physical Efficiency Test

For Constable :

For SI :

3. Phase 3 – Document Verification
  • Based on the performance of candidates in the phase 01 test and their  PET & PMT, candidates will be called for Document Verification.

Attempting as many mock tests as possible is a sure bet towards clearing the exams and finally becoming an RPF employee.

The Entri educational app can be easily downloaded in your phones and the following model exams can be practiced. Full-length mock tests and subject wise mocks are available in the app.


The RPF Cut-off mark is the minimum number of marks that is set by the RPF Board to select the candidates. Candidates will be selected for the further round on the basis of the cut-off marks. If a candidate scores equal to or more than the cut-off marks, then he/she will be eligible to proceed to the next round.

RPF Recruitment 2018 exam for Railway Protection Force is taking place from 19th December 2018. There are 9739 vacancies to be filled in for the post of Constables and SI.

Expected RPF Cut Off 2018 :
RPF SI Cut off(Male/Female) :
RPF Constable Cut off(Male/Female) :



The RPF SI’s salary after the 7th CPC is Rs.35,400/- and Total Salary Per Month (Gross Salary) will be around Rs 43, 000. 

For RPF Constable gross salary will be between Rs. 31270/- 27902 depending upon the posting centre.



  • Candidates can click on the “New Registration” link on the home page of the Online    Registration portal of RPF – SI 02/2018  for the recruitment of Sub Inspector post &Registration portal of RPF  Constable -01/2018  for the recruitment of Constable  post and carry out the  instructions which are mentioned

For RPF SI : (https://si1.rpfonlinereg.org/home.html)

For RPF Constable: https://constable1.rpfonlinereg.org/home.html

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