Northeast Frontier Railway NFR 21 Sportsperson Recruitment against Sports Quota

Northeast Frontier Railways(NFR) has released NFR Recruitment Notification-2017 for the post of 21 vacancies for the posts of Sportsperson. The Recruitment has complete details about their notification on its official website i.e., and This is a good news for those who are waiting for Central Govt Jobs. Candidates may apply offline before the Last date of the Notification i.e., 27.11.2017.And the remaining details for the recruitment like Educational Qualifications, Eligibility criteria, Age limit, No of vacancies, Post names, Pay scale, Job location, Application fee, Important links, Procedure to Apply are mentioned below.

Northeast Frontier Railways Recruitment 2017 | Apply Offline for 21 Sportsperson Posts @

NFR Notification-2017 has released on its official website the last date to submit the application is 27.11.2017. All the Eligible Candidates may Apply Offline before last date, and the remaining complete details for the recruitment are given below.

Organization Name: Northeast Frontier Railways

Employment Category: Central Govt Jobs

Name of the Post: Sportsperson

Educational Qualifications: Sports Quota

Total No. of Vacancies: 21

Job Location: Assam

Official Website:

NFR Recruitment 2017 | Apply Offline 21 Sportsperson Posts @

Northeast Frontier Railways has Released Notification for 21 Sportsperson Posts in its Official Website i.e., All Eligible and interested Candidates can apply Offline after reading complete details of the Northeast Frontier Railways Recruitment 2017 | Apply Offline 21 Sportsperson Posts @ provides full details like Educational Qualifications, Experience, Job Profile, NFR job Pay Scale Details, NFR Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Age Limit, Selection Criteria, Admit Card, Results, Exam Date etc., Aspirants and Central Govt Job seekers can apply for Northeast Frontier Railways Recruitment 2017 | Apply Offline 21 Sportsperson Posts @ through Offline mode before last Date i.e., 27.11.2017

Vacancy Details of NFR Sportsperson Jobs 2017

Sl. No. Events Men/Women GP Pay Level No. of post Position
i Basketball Men 2400/2800 Level- 4 OR Level- 5 of Pay Matrix as per 7th Pay Commission 02 Guard & Forward
ii Cricket Men 2400/2800 01 Wicket Keeper Batsman
iii Cycling Men 2400/2800 01 40 KM time trial (Road) with 4 KM pursuit
iv Volleyball Men 2400/2800 01 C/Blocker
v Hockey Men 1900/2000 Level- 2 OR Level- 3 of Pay Matrix as per 7th Pay Commission 02 Goal Keeper
03 Defender
05 Mid-fielder
06 Striker
Total 21

Eligibility Criteria for Northeast Frontier Railways (NFR) Sportsperson Jobs 2017

Educational Qualifications of Northeast Frontier Railways Sportsperson Vacancies

For Basketball, Cricket, Cycling, Volleyball:
I) Grade Pay Rs. 2400- Rs.2800
Minimum Degree from a recognized University or its equivalent.
Sports Norms:
Represented the country in Olympic Games (Category-A) OR At least 3rd position in any of the Category-B championships/events.

For Hockey:

II) Grade Pay Rs. 1900 – Rs. 2000
12th (+ 2 stage) or its equivalent examination.
Sports Norms:
Represented the country in any of the Category-B championships/events OR At least 3rd position in any of the Category-C championships/events
OR At least 3rd position in Senior/Youth/Junior National Championships OR At least 3rd position in National Games organized under the 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)

Age Limit for NFR Sportsperson Posts

Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 01.01.2018.

Pay Scale for NFR Jobs

The NFR offers a pay scale to its employees according to the post they are recruited in. Basic pay scale in Sports Person Jobs is given below

  • Basketball – Rs. Rs.5200-20200/- Grade Pay Rs.2400-2800/-
  • Cricket – Rs. Rs.5200-20200/- Grade Pay Rs.2400-2800/-
  • Cycling – Rs. Rs.5200-20200/- Grade Pay Rs.2400-2800/-
  • Volleyball – Rs. Rs.5200-20200/- Grade Pay Rs.2400-2800/-
  • Hockey – Rs. Rs.5200-20200/- Grade Pay Rs.1900-2000/-

Selection Process of NFR, Assam Jobs 2017 – Sportsperson

Selection of the candidates will be through Trial of sports performance and Interview and assessment of sports achievement, educational qualification etc.

Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) —


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).

Application Fee for Sportsperson Posts

Candidates must pay Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC/ST/Ex. Servicemen/Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Women, Minorities and Economic Backward Classes) as Application Fee. Fee can be paid through Indian Postal Order (IPO) drawn in favour of FA&CAO/ MLG payable at Maligaon Post Office , Guwahati – 781011. Candidates must write their name and address on the IPO.

How to Apply for NFR Latest Recruitment 2017

Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF file below) along with attested copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents

Note: Candidate applying for more than one event must submit separate applications with separate IPOs and complete documents for each event.

Candidates must also enclose 01 (24cm x 10 cm) Self-Addressed envelope with the Application Form affixed with postage stamp of Rs.6/-


The envelope containing the print-out/enclosures should be superscribed on top with — “RECRUITMENT AGAINST SPORTS QUOTA- EVENT ______”


Last Date and Address: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures should reach at the following address — To Asstt. Personnel Officer (Recruitment), Northeast Frontier Railway HQ, Maligaon, Guwahati – 781 011 (Assam) , on or before 27.11.2017. (07.12.2017 for candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of Jammu & Kashmir State, Lahaul-Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep)


Candidates should send their application form by ordinary post OR may dropped the application form at the drop box placed at above mention address.


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement

Important Dates for NFR Sportsperson Posts 2017

Starting Date of Application: Live Now

Closing Date of Application: 27.11.2017

Important Links for NFR 21 Sportsperson Vacancies

Official Notification: Click Here

Apply Online: Click Here


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