Central Railway Recruitment Sports Quota 21 Posts

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railways_logoCentral Railway Recruitment announced a job notification and invites ONLINE applications from the eligible sportspersons who are citizens of India, for filling up 21 posts of the Sports Quota for the year 2018-19 over Central Railway. Total 21 posts area declared by the Central Railway Recruitment. The posts are open to all regardless of Community. The last date to apply for the Central Railway Recruitment posts is November 26, 2018. Central Railway Recruitment or CR is one of the 16 zones of Indian Railways. Its headquarters is in Mumbai at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus. It has the distinction of operating first passenger railway line in India, which opened from Mumbai to Thane on 16 April 1853.

केंद्रीय रेलवे भर्ती ने नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की और केंद्रीय रेलवे पर वर्ष 2018-19 के लिए खेल कोटा के 21 पद भरने के लिए भारत के नागरिकों के योग्य खिलाड़ियों से ऑनलाइन आवेदन आमंत्रित किए। केंद्रीय रेलवे भर्ती द्वारा घोषित कुल 21 पद क्षेत्र। पद समुदाय के बावजूद सभी के लिए खुले हैं। केंद्रीय रेलवे भर्ती पदों के लिए आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 26 नवंबर, 2018 है। केंद्रीय रेलवे या सीआर भारतीय रेलवे के 16 जोनों में से एक है। इसका मुख्यालय छत्रपति शिवाजी महाराज टर्मिनस में मुंबई में है। इसमें भारत में पहली यात्री रेलवे लाइन का संचालन करने का गौरव है, जो 16 अप्रैल 1853 को मुंबई से ठाणे तक खोला गया था।

Central Railway Recruitment Post Details -
Name of the game Men / Women Events / Position No. of Post
(A) Level 5/4 (7th CPC)
Swimming/ Diving Men / Women Diving-High Board: Swimming-Back/ Breast/ Individual Medley 01
Athletics Women 100/200/400/800/1500/3000 (SteepleChase)/5000/10000 Mtrs 01
Basketball Men Pivot / Ball Handler / All- Rounder 01
  Women Pivot / All-Rounder 01
Cricket Women All-Rounder 01
(B) Level 3/2 (7th CPC)
Swimming/ Diving Men / Women Diving-High Board: Swimming-Back/ Breast/ Individual Medley 01
Athletics Women 100/200/400/800/1500/3000 (SteepleChase)/5000/10000 Mtrs 01
Badminton Women Singles / Doubles 01
Basketball Men Pivot / Ball Handler / All- Rounder 01
  Women All- Rounder 01
Cue Sports Men Snooker Player 01
Boxing Men 49 / 69 / 81 / +91 kg 01
Cricket Men Batsman / Pacer / Spinner 01
Cricket Women All - Rounder 01
Hockey Men Forward / MidFielder 01
Kabaddi Women Right Turn / Right Corner / All - Rounder 01
Volleyball Women Center Blocker / Attacker / Universal 01
Weight Lifting Men 56 / 62 / 69 / 105 Kg 01
Wrestling ( Greco Roman ) Men 55/ 63 / 72 Kg 01
Wrestling (Free Style) Men 57 / 65 /79 Kg 01
Total     21
Central Railway Recruitment Salary Details -

Emoluments on initial appointment will be minimum pay of the level of pay plus other allowances as admissible at that time. During the training period, the only stipend will be paid as applicable. Candidates may have to give security deposit and execute indemnity bond, wherever necessary.


Sports Quota Posts


As Per Central Railway Rules


10th or 12th/ Graduation

Age Limit

18-25 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location

All India


Total - 21 Posts

Employment Type


Hiring Organization

Railway Recruitment Cell Central Railway

Educational Qualification

Levels Qualification
5/4 Minimum Graduation in any faculty from a recognized University.
3/2 Passed 12th (+2 stage) OR its Equivalent Examination
Passed Matriculation plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship
Passed Matriculation plus ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT.

Persons, if appointed to the category of Clerk cum Typist, should acquire Typing proficiency of 30 w.p.m. in English or 25 w.p.m. in Hindi within a period of two years from the date of appointment and till such time their appointments to this category will be provisional.

Sports Achievements / Eligibility Norms -

A) For Levels 5/4

a. Represented the Country in Olympic Games (Senior Category)
b. At least 3rd position in World Cup (Junior / Senior Category)
c. At least 3rd position in World Championships (Junior / Senior Category)
d. At least 3rd position in Asian Games (Senior Category)
e. At least 3rd position in Commonwealth Games (Senior Category)

B) For Levels 3/2

a. Represented the Country in World Cup (Junior / Senior Category)
b. Represented the Country in World Championships (Junior / Senior Category)
c. Represented the Country in Asian Games (Senior Category)
d. Represented the Country in Commonwealth Games (Senior Category)
e. At least 3rd position in Commonwealth Championships (Junior / Senior Category)
f. At least 3rd position in Asian Championships / Asia Cup (Junior / Senior Category)
g. At least 3rd position in South Asian Federations (SAF) Games (Senior Category)
h. At least 3rd position in USIC (World Railways) Championships (Senior Category)
i. At least 3rd position in Senior / Youth / Junior National Championships
j. At least 3rd position in National Games organized under the aegis of Indian Olympic Association
k. At least 3rd position in All India Inter-University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities.
l. 1st position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category)

Selection Process

For Open Advertisement Recruitment: All eligible candidates will be called for trial and after trial, only the FIT candidates shall be assessed for the next stage of recruitment.

Appointment of selected candidates is subject to their passing requisite Medical Fitness Test to be conducted by the Railway Administration, final verification of educational and community certificate and verification of antecedents/character of the candidates.

Candidates will have to pass suitable Medical Examination applicable to the post.

How to apply

Application fees - Application fees details are as follows -

Categories Fees
For all candidates except those mentioned below Rs. 500/- (Rs. Five Hundred Only)
For candidates belonging to SC/ST/ExServicemen/Persons with Disability/ Women/Minorities* and Economic Backward Class Rs. 250/- (Rs. Two Hundred Fifty Only) with a provision for refunding the same to those who are found eligible as per notification and actually appear in the Selection Trials. Candidates in this category should check their eligibility thoroughly before applying. Fee in respect of candidates who are ineligible, but still have applied shall not be refunded.

Modes of Payment - Online Mode: Application Fees can be paid through Online mode - Debit card, Credit Card, Netbanking, Wallets or UPI.

How to Apply - 1) Candidates are required to apply ONLINE by visiting https://www.rrccr.com/ Detailed instructions for filling up ONLINE applications will be available on the website.

2) Candidates are required to log on to the RRC/CR website https://www.rrccr.com/ provided for filling ONLINE application for recruitment against sports quota and fill up the personal details/Bio-data etc carefully.

3) Steps to Read Apply -

Click on - “Online application for recruitment under Open Advertisement Sports Quota”
Click on - “Click here to proceed for online application”.
Click on - “Click here to register”
Fill in the details for registration as per the inputs required asked for in the Registration page
Check each and every detail entered carefully. You will not be able to edit these details after once you hit the "Register" button.
Registration number and password will be sent to your registered e-mail address, and, a One Time Password (OTP) will be sent to your registered Mobile number on successful registration.
Go Back to the Login Page, Enter the Registration ID and Password received on your registered email.
Select the “Level” applying for->Select Sports Discipline ->Select your position in the Sports Discipline.
Put “√” on the checkbox that the Sports participation/Sports achievement certificate is dated 1/4/2016 or later and enter the date of the certificate.
Select any one of your highest achievement or eligibility norm. In case of Junior National Championships, please ensure from the list displayed that such Junior National Championships are recognized by RSPB for recruitment against this Advertisement.
Click on “NEXT” button -> Fill in the educational qualification details -> Click on “NEXT” button to proceed further or ‘PREVIOUS” to edit -> Fill in address details
Choose file to upload your scanned photograph and scanned signature. Scanned photograph and signature should be less than 70 kb and 30 kb respectively.
Choose file to upload document for Proof of Date of Birth, caste certificate, Certificate in support of Sports achievement as mentioned in the Application
Click “Save & Proceed” or “Previous” to edit.
Make payment following the instructions carefully.
Download the copy of application. Retain a hard copy or soft copy of the same for reference. Keep the application and registration ID for future reference.

4) For any problems in the Online submission and printing of Application, call on 022-67453041 or 022-67453140 from 10:00 a.m. to 17:00 p.m. (except Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays). Candidates can also send queries through email at sports@rrccr.com

For Detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification

Click here to read the instructions for How to Apply - How To Apply Instructions


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