Railway Jobs- Northern Railway SportsPersons Recruitment 2022– Northern Railway invites Online applications for recruitment of 21 Sports Quota Posts. Apply before 27 January 2022.

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Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

ONLINE Applications are invited from ELIGIBLE Indian Sports Person as per the detail given below for the 21 (twenty-one) vacancies in Level 2,3,4&5 of Pay Matrix 7th CPCagainst Sports Quota through Open Advertisement Quota for the Year 2021-22 in Northern Railway. Separate Application is to be filled for separate discipline/game, if eligible, with separate examination fee as applicable for each application. Details of Post are as under: –

SI No Name of Posts No. of Posts
1. Level 2, 3, 4 & 5 21
Total 21

SI No Game Events/ Playing position No. of Posts
1 Athletics- Men 400m (Hurdle) 01
10,000 m 01
Discuss throw 01
2 Athletics-Women 100m 01
400m 01
3 Cricket – Men Spinner 01
Pure Bat 01
All Rounder 01
4 Weight Lifting – Men 102 Kg 01
109 Kg 01
5 Hand Ball-Women Right Wing 01
Pivot 01
6 Basketball- Women Post 01
7 Volleyball – Men Setter 01
8 Chess- Men 01
9 Basketball– Men Point Guard 01
10 Body Building – Men 55 Kg 01
60 Kg 01
11 Boxing – Women 81 Kg 01
12 Kabaddi – Women All Rounder 02
Total 21

Educational Qualification: (23.1202021)

1. Level 4 & 5 – Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University.
2. Level 2 & 3 – Passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination. Education Qualification must be from a recognized Institution.

Sports Qualification (Achievements):

(i) Only those sportspersons who have acquired the following sports achievement eligibility norms in the championship from 01/04/2019 to 23.12.2021 (date of notification) and are active, will be eligible to apply for appointment against above posts under Sports Quota.

(ii) For validity of sports achievement, concluding day of the championship/event shall take into account.

(iii) The specific position played in the particular discipline, if applicable should be mentioned in the ONLINE Application without fail.

(iv) All the championships mentioned above should have been conducted under the aegis of recognized International/National/State Sports Federation and also recognized by Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB).

(v) Sports person having sports norms for higher level and who have applied against the vacancies for the lower level can be considered for recruitment against the level applied for only. In such cases the sportsperson has to give an undertaking that he/she will not claim for higher level after joining Railways.

(vi) The minimum norms for recruitment of Sports Quota, shall be as under in addition to the qualifying performance/position. These provisions shall be read along with note below the Para.

Existing Pay Band/ Scale (6th CPC) Level in 7th CPC Minimum Sports Norms for recruitment
PB-15200- 20200 GP- Rs. 2400/2800/- Level 4 & Level 5 (A) Represented the Country in Olympic Games (Senior Category) OR

(B) At least 3rd position in any of the World Cup (Junior/Youth/Senior Category)/ World Championships (Junior/Senior Category)/ Asian Games (Senior Category)/ Commonwealth Games (Senior Category)/ Youth Olympics/ Champions Trophy (Hockey)/Davis Cup (Tennis)/Thomas/Uber Cup(Badminton)

PB -15200- 20200 GP-Rs. 1900/2000/- Level 2 & Level 3 A. Represented the country in the World Cup (Junior/Youth/Senior Category)/ World Championships (Junior/Senior Category)/ Asian Games (Senior Category)/Commonwealth Games (Senior Category)/ Youth Olympics/Champions Trophy (Hockey)/Davis Cup (Tennis)/Thomas/Uber Cup(Badminton)OR
B. At least 3rd position in Commonwealth Championship Junior/Senior category)/Asian Championships / Asia Cup (Junior/Senior category)/ South Asian Federations (SAF) Games (Senior category)/USIC (World Railways) Championship (Senior category)/ World University Games OR
C. At least 3 rd position in Senior/ Youth/Junior National Championships. OR
D. At least 3rd position in National Games organized under aegis of Indian Olympic Association. OR
E. At least 3rd position in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities OR
F. 1st position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category).

Age Limit:

(i) 18-25 years of age as on 01/01/2022.Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 01/01/2022 i.e. must have been born not earlier than 02/01/1997 and not later than 01/01/2004.

(ii) No age relaxation (upper or lower) shall be permissible.

(iii) The candidate should note that only the 10th standard/Matriculation/Secondary Examination Certificate or an equivalent certificate/marksheet indicating Date of Birth or School Leaving Certificate indicating Date of Birth uploaded will be accepted as documentary proof of Date of Birth.

Salary Details:

Level 4- Rs. 25500-81100/-

Level 5- Rs. 29200-92300/-

Level 2- Rs. 19900-63200/-

Level 3- Rs. 21700-69100/-


(a) Candidate possessing higher education qualification should also upload their graduation/ post-Graduation certificate.

(b) 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 four year from the date of appointment; else his/her appointment will be treated as provisional till such time that he/she passes the typing test.

Selection Process:

Northern Railway may follow the following process to select the candidates.

1. Screening & Scrutiny of application.
2. Documents Verification
3. The recruitment will be based on trials & assessment of sports achievements, Educational Qualification
4. Sports Achievements and Education Qualification
5. Final Merit List

Application Fee/Exam Fee: 

Examination fee is to be paid through ONLINE MODE. RRC will not accept Examination fee in Cash/ Cheque/ Money Order/ IPO/ Demand Draft Central Recruitment Fee Stamps etc. Candidate to note that RRC/NR is not responsible for incomplete or pending online examination fee transaction for whatever reason. In such case candidate need to proceed with fresh/new transaction of payment of examination fee.

Name of the Community Fee Details
For all candidates except those mentioned in sub-para (ii) below Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred) only through Online Payment in favour of RRC/NR. Application Fee of Rs. 400/- will be refunded after deducting bank charges to these Categories of Candidate only when they actually appear in the Trial.
For candidates belonging to SC/ST, Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes Rs. 250/- (Rupees Two Hundred Fifty) only. Application Fee will be refunded after deducting bank charges to these Categories of Candidate only when they actually appear in the Trial.
Note : Candidate to note that in case of refund of Examination Fee it will be transferred back to the source from where it is received in RRC Account.

How to apply:  

Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the Northern Railway website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. http://www.rrcnr.org/ from 28.12.2021 to 27.01.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted.

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