RPF Sub Inspector Selection Process 2018 in Detail – Railway RPF SI Recruitment Procedure including CBT, PET, PMT and Document Verification @indianrailways.gov.in

RPF Recruitment Notification Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF)RPF SI Selection Procedure 2018– Given below is the RPF Sub Inspector (SI) Selection Process. If you are interested in viewing the complete guide to the RPF SI selection procedure, then make sure to keep on reading!

The RPF Sub Inspector official Notification is tough to understand but one cannot simply go without it. You will require it for every turn of the recruitment process. So, what we have done in this article is we have tried to make this recruitment one step easier for you.

The RPF SI recruitment vacancy has been quite a striking chance for the individuals of India looking for a Police job in the Indian Railways


PLEASE NOTE: The given information pertains to both female and male sections of the RPF Sub Inspector position. Candidates must note that women and men applicants can refer to this page for information.

If you have any doubts related to the RPF SI Selection Process 2018, then make sure to let us know in the comment section below. But most likely, you will be sure about the way you need to prepare for this RPF govt job recruitment.

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If you are a regular visitor to our site, you will know that we do not like to waste your time with plagiarized content. So, here we have given an easy way of walking you through the RSPF SI Recruitment Process 2018.

With this article, our motive is to make both Male and Female applicants of the RPF Sub Inspector Recruitment familiar with the selection procedure of this recruitment. We thus, hope to provide clarity to all those who land on our site for reference.


Hence, without further ado, make sure to read the complete article about Railway Protection Force Police Sub Inspector recruitment selection procedure.

RPF SI Selection process 2018

RPF SI Final Exam date 2018

The latest update about the RPF SI Expected exam date states that the test will be conducted before the beginning of the month of November. This means that the exam will be conducted in the month of September or October. If you are genuinely interested in the RPF SI Entrance Exam, then make sure to start studying for the from now onwards.

The official RPF SI Exam Dates are said to be released by the end of the month before the RPF admit card is released.

The important dates related to the RPF Recruitment exam are given below. These were the dates related to the recruitment process and not related to the selection procedure.

Release Date of Official Notification31st may 2018
Start of Online Application1st June 2018
Closing Date of Online Application30th June 2018
Last Date for Online Fee Payment2nd July 2018
Last Date for Offline Fee Payment5th July 2018
RPF SI Admit Card Release Dateto be notified soon
RRB RPF SI Exam Date (Tentative)September/October 2018
RPF SI Result Declarationto be notified soon

RPF SI Salary | Railway Police Sub-Inspector Pay Scale

Are you also looking for the RPF Sub Inspector Salary? Do you want to check how much you will be paid once you get selected for the RPF SI recruitment? Given below is the salary per month of the sub-inspector in the RSPF recruitment.

  • SI- 7th CPC Pay matrix with initial pay of Rs 35,400/- and Allowances

RPF SI Selection Procedure 2018

The Selection Process of the RPF Recruitment 2018 for SI is given down below.

After this, we will walk you through each of the steps of the recruitment procedure. We are reminding you again, any doubts, feel free to comment down below and we will help you out.

  1. Computer Based Test
  2. Physical Efficiency Test
  3. Physical Measurement Test
  4. Documents Verification

Given below in detail is the information related to the RPF syllabus for each stage of the selection process from the RPF SI CBT to the Railway Police SI Physical Efficiency Test and the measurement list to the document verification.

Next, we will begin with the various phases of the RPF SI Selection procedure 2018 in detail. The article will comprise of the various stages and pointers which are related to the RPF Selection Procedure.

Let’s move on to the first stage of the RPF Recruitment Procedure which is the CBT or the Computer Based Test 2018.

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RPF SI CBT or Computer Based Test

The Computer Based Test will be the first step towards reaching your goal of the Sub Inspector post of the RPF. The Computer Based Test is going to be an Online examination.

Aspiring individuals who are looking to prepare for this exam can refer to the syllabus given below or can go to the detailed article of the RPF SI Syllabus 2018.

According to the official notification, the dates are yet to be announced for the RPF Written exam. But the official recruitment notification does specify that the tentative dates for the beginning of the exam. The exams will be in September or October of the year 2018.

Some Pointers:

  • Candidates will be required to answer all questions and shall be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer.
  • Negative marks will be given for every wrong answer. 1/3 marks shall be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • No mark shall be awarded or deducted for questions not attempted.
  • There will be a total of 120 questions which need to be shaded in the OMR sheet.
  • Applicants will have following language options for Computer Based Test (CBT) out of which they shall have to opt for anyone. (1) Hindi (2) English (3) Urdu (4) Tamil (5) Telugu (6) Konkani (7) Malayalam (8) Kannada (9) Marathi (10) Gujarati (11) Bengali (12) Odia (13) Assamese (14) Manipuri and (15) Punjabi.
  • The standard of the examination will be 12th/Matric level.
  • Date, venue, reporting time, attendance, capture of biometric details, terminal/seat allotment will be given in the e-admit card which will be available soon.
  • The total duration of the RPF CBT Exam will be 90 minutes according to the recruitment notification
  • So, this will be a test of 1.5 hours and you will know the result in 10 days’ time.


If you pass the CBT, you will be called for the RPF SI Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

There are certain requirements which the candidate needs to fulfill for the purpose of the qualifying for the Selection procedure of the RPF SI recruitment.

Firstly, we will be talking about the Railway Police SI PET which will be conducted first.

The Physical Efficiency Test is the exam which tests the physical ability of the candidates and each candidate will be made to do some activities and they will be judged on the basis of this.


  1. For 1600/800 meters event, only one chance will be given.
  2. For the remaining events viz Long Jump and High jump, the candidates will be given up to 2 chances each.
  3. Ex-servicemen shall be exempted from PET, However, they will have to undergo PMT

RPF SI Physical Test Details

Some of the key features of the SI Physical Test are given below.

Category1600 meters run800 meters runLong jumpHigh jump
Sub-Inspector ( Exe) Male6 min 30 secs—-12 ft3 ft 9 inch
Sub-Inspector ( Exe) Female—-4 min9 ft3 ft

RPF SI Physical Measurement Test details

The candidates who get selected in the RPF SI PET 2018 will be guided towards the Measurement test where they will have to clear the Physical Measurement test (PMT) Standards set by the RPF. This table which is provided below will show you some of the key features which will be measured during this examination.

Physical Measurement:

CategoryHeight (in CMs)Chest ( in CMs) ( Only for Male)

For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other Categories specified by Govt.


Railway Police SI Document Verification Details

Document verification is the next step towards the RPS Sub Inspector Selection Process 2018. So, the documents which you require to take for the selection are provided below. Make sure to carry all of these documents to the center.

  1. 10th/Matriculation certificate as proof of age.
  2. 10th/Matriculation certificate as proof of educational qualification.
  3. Caste certificate (for SC/ST/OBC candidates) in the format prescribed for employment under Central Government.
  4. Discharge certificate for Ex-Serviceman.
  5. Two copies of self-attested color photograph
  6. No Objection Certificate(NOC) from the present employer in case of serving
  7. employees.
  8. Domicile certificate wherever applicable.

This is the whole RPF SI Selection Procedure 2018, this will help you scale down this humongous task of clearing this exam with comfort. Hope we made the selection process a bit more understandable and easier to comprehend. Again, if you have any doubts related to this, you can send in a comment and we will get back to you.

Important Links

Detail Official NotificationRPF Constable Recruitment 2018 Detail
Admit CardDownload RPF SI Admit Card 2018
SyllabusRPF SI Syllabus 2018 PDF
SI ResultView RPF SI Result 2018
Official Portalindianrailways.gov.in

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Updated: August 14, 2018 — 6:03 pm

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