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Central Railway Sports Quota Recruitment Notifications 2016 – 2017 (21 Vacancies)

Central Railway Sports Quota Recruitment Notifications 2016 – 2017 (21 Vacancies). Railway Recruitment Cell, Central Railway (RRCCR), Mumbai invites Online applications for recruitment against open market Sports Quota in Central Railway for the Year 2016-17. The Online registration open from 22nd November 2016 and close on 6th December 2016. Candidates should note and take cognizance of the fact that this is a Centralized Notification for engagement of Act Apprentices under the Apprentices Act 1961 for Central Railway Units and Railway Recruitment Cell, Central Railway (RRC/CR) has been nominated as nodal agency for obtaining ONLINE applications from candidates and preparation of their merit list. Candidates can submit their applications ONLINE on or before 6th December 2016.

Pay Band and Grade Pay

Total Vacancies

₹ 5200 – 20200 + GP ₹ 2800 / 2400


₹ 5200 – 20200 + GP ₹ 2000 / 1900


Central Railway Age Limit:

Central Railway Recruitment Board is asking for a minimum age of 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 01/01/2017. The candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years of age as on 01-11-2016. Upper age limit is relax-able by 05 years in case of SC/ST candidates, 3 years in case of OBC candidates. For Persons with Disability, upper age limit is relaxed by 10 years. The candidates who want to avail the benefit of reservation of SC/ST, must produce his/her Caste certificate on Central Government format issued by appropriate authority as per sample Annexure-I at the time of Document Verification.

Minimum Education Qualification:

The candidate must have passed 10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate, from recognized Board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training. For Grade Pay rs 2800 / 2400 -> Minimum Graduation in any faculty by a recognized University. For Grade Pay rs 2000 / 1900 -> Minimum HSC/ Intermediate/ Equivalent by a recognized Board.

Sports performance:

For Grade Pay rs 2800 / 2400 -> Represented the country in Olympics Games (Senior category) (OR) At least 3rd position in World Cup/World Championship (Junior/Senior Category) (OR) At least 3rd position in Asian/Commonwealth Games (Senior Category) For Grade Pay rs 2000 / 1900 -> Represented the country in World Cup/World Championship (Junior/Senior Category) (OR) Represented the country in Asian/Commonwealth Games (Senior Category) (OR) At least 3rd position in Commonwealth / Asian Championship / Asia Cup (Junior/Senior Category) (OR) At least 3rd position in South Asian Federations Games/USIC (World Railways) Championships (Senior Category) (OR) At least 3rd Position in Senior/Youth/Junior National Championships (OR) At least 3rd position in National Games organized under aegis of Indian Olympic Association (OR) At least 3rd position in All India Inter University Championships organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities (OR) 1st Position in Federation cup Championships (Senior Category).

Selection Process:

Trial and Interview. Candidates must bring original certificates of Date of Birth, Educational Qualification and Sports related Certificates on the day of trial and interview, without which they shall not be permitted to appear in the same.

Central Railway Application Fee :

Rs 100/- for Unreserved and OBC candidates, The examination fee should be paid in the form of Indian Postal Order (IPO) from any Post Office, drawn in favor of SPO (RT), Central Railway, Mumbai & Payable at Mumbai. SC/ST candidates, Ex-Servicemen, Women Candidates, Persons with Disabilities, Minority candidates, and candidates belonging to Economically Backward Classes are exempted from payment of application fees. If the online transaction is not successfully completed, please login again and make payment online.

How To Apply:

Eligible Interested Sports Persons Apply Online through RRCCR Central Railway Recruitment Cell Website from 22/11/2016 – 06/12/2016 Candidates are required to apply ONLINE by visiting www.rrccr.com. Detailed instructions for filling up ONLINE applications will be available on the website. Candidates are required to log on to the RRC/CR website www.rrccr.com provided for filling ONLINE applications and fill up the personal details/BIO-DATA etc carefully.

NOTE-I: Candidates should ensure their name, father’s name, date of birth should exactly match as recorded in Matriculation or equivalent certificate. Any deviation found during Document Verification will lead to cancellation of candidature and also debarment.

NOTE-II: Candidates are advised to indicate their active mobile number and valid e-mail ID in the ONLINE application and keep them active during the entire engagement process as all important messages will be sent by email/SMS which will be treated as deemed to have been read by the candidates. Candidates have to choose only one cluster and within that cluster he can give units in order of preference. Candidates trying to submit more than one application with different particulars like Name/Father’s name/Community/Photo(face)/ educational and/or technical qualification etc. or with different Email ID/Mobile Number are advised that all such applications will be summarily rejected. Candidates have to keep printouts of their Online application. If found Eligible, he/she will be called for Document Verification and the print out of Online application is required to be produced at the time of Document Verification.

Important Dates:

Online Registration Open Date : 22nd Nov 2016

Online Registration Close Date : 6th Dec 2016.

Notification PDF.

Apply Here.

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