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Railway RPF Constable Syllabus 2018 – Download Selection Process, Exam Pattern Papers

Newly released Indian Railways RPF Constable Exam Syllabus 2018 is available here. Candidates who had applied for Railway RPF RPF Constable Recruitment 2018 can check the latest Syllabus from this article which is officially released by Railway RPF. Here is a good news for the aspirants who are searching for RPF Constable Exam Syllabus 2018. In the below section contenders will get subject wise Syllabus along with Exam Pattern. So with the reference given RPF Constable Syllabus, all the applicants must start their preparation because there is an enormous competition for Railway RPF Jobs.

Railway RPF RPF Constable Exam Syllabus 2018 Details

Name of OrganizationIndian Railways
Post NamesRPF Constable
Last Date to Apply
Date Of Written Test
QualificationMatric pass

Recruitment will be made based on the performance of the eligible applicants in a Written Examination, Physical Efficiency Test, Physical Measurement, Viva-Voce Test, Bonus Marks, if any, obtained and Documents Verification.

Railway RPF RPF Constable Exam Syllabus 2018 | Model Question Papers PDF

Railway RPF RPF Constable Syllabus 2017 and Exam Pattern for Aptitude Test had given here. Applied Candidates of Indian Railways Recruitment can have a look at this article to get and download the Latest Required Railway RPF RPF Constable Exam Syllabus along with Exam Pattern. Here regularly we are updating all Latest Government Jobs Exam Syllabus PDF along Exam Pattern. Before going to attend for you should know the Syllabus and Exam Pattern for Railway RPF RPF Constable Aptitude Test.

Indian Railways announced RPF Constable Jobs. Nowadays there is heavy competition for any Govt Job. For all  Railway RPF RPF Constable  Posts, The Selection Procedure includes written test. Here we are Providing the Syllabus and Old Question Papers for easy preparation. All the Best!

Indian Railways RPF Constable Exam Pattern

For those who have applied for Railway RPF RPF Constable recruitment may now start preparing for the Exam because Competitive Exams need more concentration and more practice. Exam Pattern and Syllabus are very important for Preparation of Railway RPF RPF Constable Exam.


(a) The Written Examination will consist of 120 multiple-choice objective type questions of one mark each and shall be of 90 minutes duration. The questions paper will be of matriculation standard with 120 as maximum marks. The question paper will consist of 35 questions on General Intelligence & Reasoning, 35 questions on Arithmetic and 50 questions on General Awareness. Candidates will be required to answer all the questions. Each correct answer will be awarded 1(one) mark and 1 (one) mark will be deducted for 4 (four) incorrect answers. No mark shall be awarded or deducted for questions not attempted.

(b) Candidates must bring the Call Letter at the time of written test. Call letter will be sent by post. No one will be allowed to appear in the written examination without a call letter.

(c) Question Paper will be set in the languages shown in the third column of the table given below. The corresponding Nodal Chief Security Commissioner to whom the application should be sent is also shown in the table. Applicants who wish to have the question paper in a particular language may indicate so in the Application Form. Language, once chosen cannot be changed under any circumstance.

GroupNodal Chief Security CommissionerLanguages
1North Eastern Railway, Gorakhpur, UP.Hindi,   English,   Urdu,   Punjabi, Gujarati.
2Eastern Railway, Kolkata.Hindi, English, Urdu, Assamese,

Manipuri, Bengali, Oriya.

3East Coast Railway, BubhaneshwarHindi,    English,    Urdu,               Oriya, Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati
4Southern Railway, Chennai.Hindi,    English,    Urdu,               Tamil, Malayalam,               Telugu,      Kannada,

Konkani, Marathi

  • The call letter will contain the date, place, venue and time of the examination and other instructions, if any on this

(b)   A candidate must obtain at least 35% Marks (30% in the case of SC and ST candidates) in the Written Examination for being considered for other Test/Tests.



PET will consist of three events namely, 1600mts/800mts run, High Jump and Long Jump. A candidate has to qualify in all the three events as shown in the table given below. No marks shall be awarded to any of the events. The minimum qualifying standard for each event is as specified under:


EventMaleFemaleNumber of chances
1600 meters5 min 45 secNot applicableOne
800 metersNot applicable3 min 40 secOne
High Jump3 feet 9 inches3 feetTwo
Long Jump14 feet9 feetTwo


Only those applicants who qualify in the Written Examination shall be called for PET and Physical Measurement. The manner in which the candidates are to be called and the number of candidates to be called for PET and Physical Measurement will be decided in such a way that candidates, to the extent of three times the number of notified vacancies in each category, are selected purely on the basis of merit to appear for viva-voce and documents verification.

  1. For the sake of convenience, 1600meters/800 meters run will be held first. Applicants qualifying in this event will take part in the remaining events of PET. Height and chest of those who qualify in the PET will be measured next. Applicants, who fail in any of the events of the PET or in physical measurement, either of height or chest, will be declared ‘fail’ and shall be escorted out of the venue after putting an indelible ink mark on the index finger of the left hand. Their call letters will not be
  2. PET will be held at a place and on a date decided by the respective Nodal Chief Security Commissioner. The applicants will be informed of the same in
  3. There will be no PET for Ex-Servicemen.

The call letter for PET will give further instructions, if any, on this subject


Candidates who qualify in the PET and Physical Measurement will be called for a Viva-Voce Test and Documents Verification. However, the number of candidates called for Viva-Voce and Documents Verification shall not exceed three times the number of notified vacancies in each category. The candidates must produce  all original documents in support of their educational qualification, age, SC/ST/OBC status, where applicable (on the format prescribed in the advertisement), domicile and any other extra curricular activities including NCC at the time of Viva-Voce and documents verification. Request for production of the original documents on a later  day will not be entertained under any circumstance. Failure to produce the document may lead to disqualification of the candidate.

  • The purpose of the Viva-Voce Test is to determine the general intelligence, awareness, alertness and soldierly traits and to assess the overall suitability of the applicant for employment in the Railway Protection Force. Personal appearance in the Viva-Voce Test is compulsory. Those who fail to do so will not be considered in the final selection irrespective of their performance in the Written
  • Maximum mark for the Viva-Voce Test is

Bonus marks (Maximum 5):

Bonus marks are allotted as under:

  1. NCC: –

B Certificate of NCC – 01 mark C Certificate of NCC – 02 mark

Maximum mark for NCC certificates is 02.

Benefit is available only on production of Original Certificate. This benefit is not available to Ex-Servicemen.

  1. SPORTS:-

Represented University at inter-university sports – 01 mark Represented State at inter-state sports – 02 marks Represented India at international sports meet – 03 marks.

Medal winner at national level sports meet – 03 marks

  • HEIGHT:-

A male applicant whose height is 178 cms or more and a female applicant whose height is more than165 cms will be given 03 marks as bonus.

  1. Total Bonus Marks for all categories put together shall not exceed
  • The call letter for the Viva-Voce test will contain further instructions, if any, on this


 The applicants who are finally selected will be sent for a medical examination at a Railway Hospital. They will have to qualify in medical category ‘B-1’ as per the Indian Railway Medical Manual. Those wearing glasses or having flat foot, knock-knee, squint eye, colour blindness and other bodily defects are not eligible for appointment.


The candidates will have to undergo a rigorous initial training in any one of the RPF/RPSF Training Centers or any such Institution as decided by the Railway Administration in the event of their selection. The trainee recruits will be given a stipend of Rs. 5200/- + Grade Pay Rs.2000/- plus other allowances as admissible under the Railway Rules during the period of training. Passing the Final Examination at the end of the training is a must.

Railway RPF RPF Constable Vacancy Notification – Syllabus

Indian Railways has recently disclosed the employment notification for the RPF Constable vacancies. This job vacancy comes under Central & State Government Jobs. They have asked to Apply before last date 5th September 2017.  Those who have already applied for Railway RPF RPF Constable Posts now can start preparing for Exam. Because there is high competition among the candidates for the Government Jobs. Every year lakhs of the candidates are coming out by completing their education in various fields and striving hard to secure job in any of the sectors. For those candidates this a good chance. Candidates who had got Eligibility to apply for the Indian Railways RPF Constable Jobs start preparing for Exam.  For the preparation of the candidates, we are providing the complete details of the Railway RPF Syllabus 2017.

S. NoType of ExamName of the Subject Number Of QuestionsTime Duration
1Objective TypeGeneral Intelligence – 35 questions120 multiple-choice Questions90 minutes
2Arithmetic – 35 questions
3General Awareness – 50 questions

RPF Constable Positions General Awareness Syllabus 2017

  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Sports
  • Indian History
  • Indian Parliament
  • Famous Days & Dates
  • Famous Books & Authors
  • Indian Politics
  • Indian Economy
  • General Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Rivers, Lakes, and Seas
  • Famous Places in India
  • Tourism
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Artists
  • Culture

Railway Protection Force (RPF) Constable Arithmetic Syllabus 2017

  • Probability
  • Races and Games
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Boats and Streams
  • Averages
  • Areas
  • Time and Distance
  • Problems on Trains
  • Odd Man Out
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Volumes Profit and Loss
  • Mensuration
  • Percentages
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Simple Equations
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Indices and Surds

Railway Protection Force Constable General Intelligence Syllabus 2017

  • Analogies
  • Similarities And Differences
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Problem Solving
  • Analysis
  • Judgment
  • Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Discrimination
  • Observation
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning And Figural Classification
  • Arithmetic Number Series
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Coding And Decoding
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Syllogistic Reasoning

Railway RPF RPF Constable Previous Papers pdf Download

Railway RPF RPF Constable Previous Year Solved Question Papers had given here on careers99.com . Candidates those who applied for Railway RPF RPF Constable Recruitment can now Start preparing for Exam. Previous Model Papers are very important for RPF Constable Exam. We are giving Railway RPF RPF Constable Old Question Papers. Most of the questions in the Railway RPF RPF Constable Previous Papers are repeatedly asked. So, here we have gathered all the Railway RPF RPF Constable Exam relevant material which is required for the candidate to start their preparation. Download Free PDF Railway RPF RPF Constable Exam Papers Now. Contenders can also get the Daily Current Affairs which will be helpful while preparing for the written exam. Download Railway RPF RPF Constable Previous Papers 2017 from the links.

Railway RPF Constable Syllabus 2018 – Download Selection Process, Exam Pattern Papers
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