Eligibility For RPF Sub Inspectors / Constables Examination of Indian Railways

The eligibility conditions of the candidates who are interested to appear in the RPF Sub Inspectors (in the Executive Branch and Fire Service Branch) along with Constables Examination conduced by the Central Selection Board is explained here.

Educational Qualification For RPF Sub Inspectors / Constables Examination

For Executive Branch – Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from a recognized University
For Fire Service Branch – must have passed Intermediate/Higher Secondary (10 + 2) with Science and Sub. Officers Course or its equivalent Diploma in Science or Fire Fighting
Constables – High School or equivalent

Age Limit For RPF Sub Inspectors / Constables Examination
Between 20 and 25 years for Sub-Inspectors. 18 to 25 years for Constables. Relaxation of upper age limit is as per rules.

Physical Requirements For RPF Sub Inspectors / Constables Examination
a) Height Minimum: 165 cms (160 cms for SC/150cms for ST/165 for Ex-S)

Height Minimum for Females: 157 cms for General/SC/ST/OBC

b) Chest Minimum: 80 cms (76.2 cms for SC/ST) with expansion of 5 Cms

c) Weight Minimum: 50 kg for SC and 48 kg for ST.

Note: Height of Gorkhas, Garhwalis, Kumaonese, etc., shall not be less than 160 cms (155 cms for females).

Medical For RPF Sub Inspectors / Constables Examination
Candidates must possess normal vision without glasses. Candidates having flat feet knock knee, squint eye or any other bodily defect shall not be eligible for appointment.

If you have questions, please ask below


  1. sai says:

    can u send rpf constabale application form

  2. Rokade Yogesh Devidas says:

    rpf constable

  3. rakesh says:

    it is not clear to take print out of recruitment form.if any one has it please sent to my e mail id.with ur thanks

  4. Nb Sub(Clk) Nardev Singh (Retd) says:

    Could you please communicate me that the application for the post of Sub Inspector in RPF may be forwarded on line. If yes, please intimate the website. Thanks.

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