RPF SI Recruitment 2021: Online Application Form Available Soon, Check Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern and Syllabus

RPF SI Recruitment 2021: Railway Protection Force (RPF) will release RPF SI notification for various Vacancies of Sub-Inspector (SI) Post. RPF SI Online Application Form starts soon. All interested and eligible students can apply for RPF SI 2021 Recruitment Form. In this article, we provide you each and every detail on RPF SI Recruitment for 2021 session like Syllabus, Vacancy Details, Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria etc. The Male and Female both aspirants can apply for RPF SI (sub-inspector) Jobs after the release of the RPF SI 2021 Application Form. However, RPF SI Recruitment is under processing and it is expected that the detailed notification of RPF SI Recruitment 2021 notification will be released on Employment Newspaper soon.

Here, We are providing you complete details about Railway Police SI Recruitment 2021 (RPF).


RPF SI Exam Date 2021

RPF SI Recruitment 2021Important Dates
Date of AdvertisementTo be Notified Soon
Online Application StartsTo be Notified Soon
 Last Date to ApplyTo be Notified Soon
Last Date for Fee SubmissionTo be Notified Soon
Last Date for Application SubmissionTo be Notified Soon

The link to Apply online for RPF SI Application Form will available below after release. You can click on that link (mention below) and Apply directly.

RPF SI Recruitment 2021

Railway Minister will announce around 10,000 vacancies (expected) for the Male and Female Sub-Inspector and Constable posts. RPF SI Vacancy is not mentioned clearly by Railway Minister. It is expected that RPF will release 1120 vacancies for RPF SI Posts. Candidates who are interested can go through this article to get the necessary details. The Application Forms will be soon available on the website -rpfonlinereg.co.in. Candidates can visit this page to get the details about the recruitment.

RPF SI Recruitment 2021

Name of the OrganizationRailway Protection Security Force (RPF)
Name of the PostsRPF Sub-Inspector (SI)
Number of VacanciesNot known yet
Job CategoryRailway Jobs
Job LocationAnywhere in India
Official websiteindianrailways.gov.in

Also Check Here For – RPF Constable Recruitment 2021

Eligibility Criteria for RPF SI 2021 Recruitment

RPF SI Age-Limit

  1. For Sub-Inspector (Exe):
    • The minimum age of the candidate must be 20 years and the maximum age of the candidate must be 25 years.
    • The Nationality of the candidate must be Indian.
    • The Age-Relaxation for the Reserved Category candidates will be applicable as per the Government Norms.

  2. For Sub-Inspector (Band):
    • The minimum age of the candidate must be 20 years and the maximum age of the candidate must be 25 years.
    • The Nationality of the candidate must be Indian.
    • The Age-Relaxations for the Reserved Category candidates will be applicable as per the Government Norms.

Educational Qualifications

  1. For Sub-Inspector (Exe):
    • The Candidate must have completed Graduation from a recognized University.
  2. For Sub-Inspector (Band):
    • The Candidate must have completed Potential Band Masters Course or Equivalent.

RPF SI Physical Measurement Criteria

CategoryHeight (in cms)Weight (in cms)
For Grahwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras and other categories specified by the Government1631558085

How To Apply Online Form for RPF SI Recruitment 2021

The Application Forms will be soon released on the Official Website of Indian Railways. The step by step procedure to fill in the RPF SI Application Form is:

  1. Visit the Official Website – indianrailways.gov.in
  2. Click on the RPF Online Link provided on the website.
  3. Fill in all the required details that are asked.
  4. Pay the Application Fees.
  5. Scan and upload all the required documents and certificates, photograph and signature that are asked.
  6. Submit the Application Form.
  7. Download and take out the printout of the Application Form and keep it safe till the completion of the Recruitment procedure.

RPF SI Application Fee 2021

  • The Application Fees for General (UR) Category is Rs 500/- out of which Rs 400/- will be refunded if he/she appears the CBT.
  • The Application Fees for Reserved Category is Rs 250/- out which Rs 250/- will be refunded back if he/she appears the CBT.
  • The Application Fees can be paid either offline or online.

RPF Sub-Inspector Application Form Modification Process

After the final submission of the application form, if the candidate wish to make certain changes to correct the date other than the State, e-mail and mobile numbers, then they can change it by paying a small amount of fees of Rs 250/- as Modifications Fees.

How to Modify the RPF SI Online Application Form 2021

The step by step procedure to modify the RPF SI Online Application Form 2021 is as follows-

  1. Click on the Modify Application Link below.
  2. Login using the Registration Number and Password.
  3. Pay the Modification Fees through any of the Payment modes.
  4. After making the payment, login again and proceed to make changes as per the instructions and submit the application.
  5. Take the Print out of the Application Form and keep it safe till the completion of the future.

The Modification fees is applicable to all the category candidates. The modification to the registration and the application details can be done twice only.

RPF Sub Inspector Vacancies 2021

We provided here previous year vacancy details. The Vacancies for RPF SI 2021 are not released yet. Stay tuned with us for more updates.

RPF SI Vacancy 2018

 NOTE: 10% of the vacancies are reserved for Ex-Servicemen as per the Government Instructions.

How to Print Your Application Form of RPF SI Recruitment 2021

 Candidates, if who are going to apply for Railway Protection Force Sub Inspector Posts, then they can print their application form in seconds. The RPF provides candidates a secure facility to print their application form in few seconds. Keeping a print of the application form is very much required if you are applying for a certain Exam/ Job Recruitment. This can be useful in future reference. This year, the Railway Protection Force will invite over 1120 vacancies (expected) for aspiring candidates. In this article, we will provide you complete details about RPF SI Recruitment 2021 Print Application Procedure.

Steps to Print your RPF SI 2021 Application Form Online

The step by step procedure to print RPF SI 2021 Application Form is as follows-

  1. Click on the Link provided below.
  2. After Clicking on the link, you will be redirected to a new page.
  3. Select the Group that you have applied for
  4. You will be redirected to a page where you have enter required details
  5. Login using the required details – Registration Number, Date of Birth, and Captcha Code
  6. Click on Login
  7. Your Application Form will be displayed on the screen.
  8. There will be an option to print the Application Form. Click on the print option.
  9. Your Application Form will be printed.

RPF SI Notification 2021 PDF in English

The Notificiation will be provided here just after release. In the RPF SI 2021 official Notification, you will be able to check all the important dates, Application Form Details various other details. We upload the RPF SI 2021 Notification released by the officials here. We advised you to bookmark this page. Stay tuned with us for more updates.

RPF SI Notification 2021 PDF in Hindi

Students who face difficulty in reading the English Language can check the RPF SI 2021 Official Notification in Hindi Language here after release.

Railway Police Force Sub Inspector Recruitment Process 2021

Candidates have to undergo the following three phases to get recruited under Railway Police Force- SI Posts 2021:

  1. Computer Based Test (CBT)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  3. Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  4. Document Verification (DV)

The Official Notification has been released on the official website- indianrailways.gov.in

RPF SI Recruitment Exam Pattern 2021

The Exam Pattern is a very important element in the recruitment or selection process. This can be very useful for the candidates who will be appearing the Written Examination. The Exam Pattern comprises of the Question pattern, syllabus. Marking scheme of the Examination. Thus, the candidates are advised to check for the Exam Pattern before starting their preparation.

Read Here – Detailed Information of RPF SI Exam Pattern 2021

  • The Exam will be a Computer Based Test, that means the Exam will be conducted online.
  • Candidates can choose language options for the Computer Based Test. Languages available are: Hindi, English, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu, Konkani, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Odia, Assamese, Manipuri, and Punjabi.
  • The Standard of the Examination is Graduation Level.
  • There will be four sections- General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge, and Numerical Aptitude.
  • The General Awareness section carries 50 marks and the Arithmetic and General Intelligence and Reasoning carries 35 marks.
  • Total marks of the Examination is 120 marks with a total time duration of 90 minutes.
  • For each correct answer candidate will be rewarded with one mark and for every wrong answer 1/3 rd marks will be deducted.
  • Qualifying marks for the General Candidates is 35% and the qualifying marks for Reserved candidate is 30%.

RPF SI Exam Syllabus 2021

General Intelligence and Reasoning: 

Coding and Decoding, Number Series, Embedded Figures, Analogy, Alphabet Series, Directions, Non-Verbal Series, Number Ranking, Blood Relations, Decision making, cubes and dice, Arithmetical Reasoning, Mirror Images, Clocks and Calenders.

General Knowledge Syllabus 2021:

Famous Books and authors, sports, Scientific Research, Inventions in the World, Indian Parliament, General Awareness of Environment and application to society, Basic Computer, Constitution, Geography, Chemistry, National/International Organizations/ Institutions, Basic GK, Everyday Science, Zoology, Polity, Botany, Famous Days and Dates, Economics, Art and Culture, History, Culture, Traditions and Festivals, Questions related to History, Current Events, Physics,

Click Here for  Complete Syllabus of RPF SI 2021

Numerical Aptitude:

Computation of Whole Numbers, Discount, Operations Research and Linear Programming, Differential Geometry, Computation of Whole Numbers, Statistics, Algebra, Statics, Fractions, Time and Distance, Number Systems, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Essential Mathematics, Differential Equations, Ratio and Proportions, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Percentages, The relationship between numbers, real analysis, interest, analytical geometry, dynamics, mensuration, averages, decimals, calculus and use of tables and graphs.

FAQ’s About RPF SI Recruitment 2021


Question 1: How do I know that my application is registered?

Answer: There are five stages in registration. Your RPF SI registration is successful only on completion of all the stages including the fee payment and photo upload. You will receive an email and SMS alert on the completion of successful registration. After the preliminary registration, you will receive the Registration ID. Please preserve it for future use as all subsequent logins are only based on the Registration ID and your Date of Birth.Kindly note that successful registration does not imply that application has been accepted. Eligible/Rejection status will be put up after scrutiny.

Question 2:  I did not receive the email intimation for registration of my application?

Answer:  The Registration ID is sent by auto-response confirmation emails. Delivery of these emails purely depends upon the correctness of E-Mail ID provided, policy of your E-Mail Service provider to accept and divert such emails under Bulk or Spam Mails or bounce back such mails without accepting it due to heavy number of emails generated by our Applications. In case of Govt./official /company Email Ids, delivery is controlled by your company policies. Please check your Bulk or Spam folder before you contact Helpdesk if you are unable to proceed with your registration.

Question 3:  How do I re-confirm that my application is saved?

Answer:  In case of doubt about the successful completion of application, candidates are advised to visit the page for Print Application, generate the Printout and preserve the hard copy (printout) of the Application.

Question 4: After filling up the complete form, I got Blank Screen / Internet got disconnected / My PC
closed/ hanged / shutdown. Is my application saved / registered?

Answer: Please refer to Point No.6. If you do not get the application printout through Print Application option, your application is not saved. Please re-apply.

Question 5:  What details should I retain while replying to auto-response emails?

Answer: You need not respond to auto-response emails. But please preserve the Registration ID, which is the main basis for your future logins to reprint application, download Admit Card etc.

Question 6:  What details should I provide while writing for the problem?

Answer:  Please do not forget to provide following details while writing to us: (1) REGISTRATION Number (2) Registered Email ID as entered in application. In case of application failure or any error message, we would like to have the specific error message. Additionally, you may
provide the Details including the Operating System (like Windows XP, Vista, Linux etc.) &
Internet Browser & version (like Internet Explorer 6.0, Mozilla 3.0, Firefox 3.5 etc.) used.

Question 7: I am a fee exempted candidate, should I also make fee payment?

Answer: Yes. Fee payment is mandatory for all the candidates. A fee of Rs.500/- for non-fee
exempted candidates and Rs.250/- for fee exempted candidates(Woman, SC/ST, Ex-SM,
Economically Backward Class and Minority candidates) should be paid during the
registration process, which will be refunded if the candidate appears for the CBT.

Question 8:  Is the Examination Fee refundable?

Answer: For all candidates except the fee concession categories, the Exam fee is Rs.500, out of which an amount of Rs.400 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on the candidate
appearing in the CBT.

For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/ Female/ Minorities / Economic Backward
Class, the Exam fee is Rs.250, which shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on
appearing in the CBT.

Question 9: I want to change / correct the details I entered in the Application?

Answer: You have to be very careful when you fill in your registration. If you want to change any details in your application after the completion of your registration process, you have to choose ‘Modify Application’ from the Home Page of the registration portal. You have to pay a non-refundable fee of Rs.250/- for modifying your application. After successful payment of the fee, you can edit your application and make any changes required. However you will not be able to edit your RPF zonal group, Registration number, email ID and mobile number with which you have registered.

Question 10: Whether I need to pay the Exam fee again if I modify my application?

Answer: A non-refundable fee of Rs.250/- for modification is applicable for the all the candidates including the fee exempted candidates.

On modifying the details, if you lose your eligibility for exam fee relaxation, then you are
required to pay the examination fee of Rs.500/-. The examination fee of Rs.250/- which was
already paid by you earlier will not be refunded.

Also on modifying the details, if you get eligible for exam fee relaxation, then the exam fee
of Rs.500/- paid by you earlier will not be refunded and you need not pay Rs.250/- again as
exam fee.

Question 11: Is it mandatory to fill the Bank account details?

Answer: Yes, the bank account details are mandatory to be filled in the application. The concerned
amount will be refunded only to the beneficiary account mentioned in your application. The
refund will be done only on appearing in the CBT.

Question 12: Can I change my RPF zonal group using Modify Application option?

Answer: No. You cannot change your application from one RPF group to another RPF group. The
selection of RPF group once exercised shall be final.

Question 14: I have paid the fee through Postal Challan. Now is there any further process i.e. entering the receipt/ journal number online?

Answer: No. Once you have made a successful payment, kindly wait for two working days for your payment to get verified. Once your payment gets verified, you can login throughthe ‘Candidate Login’ link from the Home page of the Registration Portal and proceed with the further stages of registration.

Question 15: While making online payment, I could not pay it due to some computer problem. I would like to pay exam fees by offline mode through post office or SBI Bank. For that what should I do? Please help me.

Answer: You can modify the payment mode and make the payments accordingly.

Question 16: I have not printed my application? Where can I get it?

Answer: You can take the printout of your application by logging in through Print Application option
from the Home Page of the Registration Portal, provided you must have completed your application.

Question 17: What does the “Date to be printed below the name on the Photograph” mean?

Answer: The date to print in the photograph denotes the date of taking the photograph and it should be on or after 01-12-2017. Refer CEN for detailed specifications about the photograph.

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  1. Sir I had applied for RPF SI 2018 but my application as been rejected because of unacceptable photograph.
    Is there a chance for modification?

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  3. When is the exam going to be conducted?

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  5. How many aspirants applied for SI post in Group A?

  6. Online payment is done and fees has been debited from my account still it is demanding to process the payment…
    Also there is no details for such applications…. At least provide the contact details of authorities to whom we should contact in such conditions….
    Can anybody from audience can suggest me the solution ?
    I already has submitted an query in the helpdesk corner of the recruitment site… So excluding this if any then enlight me with those steps…

  7. i forget to upload my caste certificate


  9. date of birth got wrong in the application and i try to modify and a i done with payment too, but still cant be modified. why?

  10. Sir exam kab tak hoga

  11. I completed exam on June first week, was he can apply to SI post



  14. Sir, my graduation result out in july,2018 , can i apply for the RPF SI????

  15. If I done my 2nd year..can I suitable for this job

  16. sir maine postal challan ke through payment kiya tha but aaj 11 din ho jaane pe bhi payment confirm nahi hua hai…plz reply and agar koi RPF ka helpline no. Ho toh plz mention karein…

    1. Please contact with helpline number on official site.

  17. Am Backward class but i can apply in UR or not


  19. Is diabetic person can apply for si post

  20. sir mai exmen hoo
    exmen ke liye kuch concession milta hai kya physical exam ke liye

  21. sir
    i am ex servicemen having medical disability aggravated by service (arthritis and hypertension )am i eligible for post of SI

  22. Sir i am 29 year filled the application form

  23. sir my date off birth is 18-07-1990. i am eligible are not

  24. Sir i have done my graduation final exam in this month…so can i apply this rpf si post????
    plz suggest me sir…

  25. Where is the education criteria?

    1. Graduation adil Bhai

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