Railway Jobs- South Western Railway Sports Person Recruitment 2022– SWR invites Online applications for recruitment of 21 Sports Person Posts. Apply before 20 March 2022.

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Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

SWR Invites Applications for the Following Posts

Level in 7th CPC Pay Matrix No of Posts
Level 4 & 5 05
Level 2 & 3 16
Total 21

Educational Qualification:  

1. Level-4 – Graduation in any discipline or equivalent from a recognised University.
2. Level 5 –

Graduation in any discipline or equivalent from a recognised University,


Pass in 1st Year B.Sc. (Physics) or a pass in 12th (+2 stage) in Higher Secondary in Science (Physics or Maths) from recognised institution,


12th (+2 Stage) or equivalent examination from a-recognised Board/University and for the skill test prescribed dictation speed of 80 words per minute duration time 10 minutes and transcription time is 50 minutes (English) and 65 minutes (Hindi).

2. Level 2/3 – Passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination for Non-Technical posts. Educational Qualification must be from Recognized Institution,


Matriculation Plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship/ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT from a recognised institution (Diploma in Engineering is not considered as an alternative higher qualification. Act Apprenticeship/ITI is the only qualification and no other qualification including Diploma in Engineering is accepted as an alternative qualification on the ground of being a higher qualification in the same line of training).


10th Standard from a recognised institution (In case, the candidates considered on 10th Standard passed qualification to the post of Skilled Artisan, such sports quota appointees will be directed for training for a period of THREE YEARS.

Sports Achievements/Eligibility Norms:

Eligibility Criteria- Minimum Sports Norms:-

 Categorization of International Championships:-

Category-A Olympic Games (Senior).
Category-B World Cup (Junior / Youth / Senior),

World Championships (Junior / Senior),

Asian Games (Senior),

Commonwealth Games (Senior),

Youth Olympics, Davis Cup (Tennis),

Champions Trophy (Hockey),

Thomas Cup / Uber Cup (Badminton).

Category-C Commonwealth Championships (Junior / Senior),

Asian Championships / Asia Cup (Junior/Senior),

South Asian Federations (SAF) Games (Senior),

USIC (World Railways) Championships (Senior),

World University Games.

Minimum Sports Norms-The minimum sports norms for recruitment of sportspersons against sports quota through Open Advertisement for both the team and the individual events in different Pay matrix levels of 7th PC shall be as under:

1. Level 4 & 5 –

Represented the Country in Olympics Games (Senior Category) OR Gold medal in Asian Games OR 2 medals in different events in the same Asian Games OR At least 3rd position in any of the Category – B Championships/events.

2. Level 2 & 3 –

(i) Represented the Country in any of the Category-A and Category B Championships/events, OR

(ii) At least 3rd position in any of the Category — C Championships/events, OR

(iii) At least 3rd position in Senior/Youth/Junior National Championships; OR

(iv) At least 3rd position in National Games organized under the aegis of Indian Olympic Association, OR

(v) At least 3rd Position in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities, OR

(vi) 1st Position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category)

Age Limit: (As on 01.07.2022)

SI No Name of Post Age Limit
1. Sports Person 18 to 25 Years

Candidates Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Rules. Go through SWR official Notification 2022 for more reference

Selection Process:

SWR may follow the following process to select the candidates.

SI Description Max Marks
1. For game skill, physical fitness & coach’s observation during Trials 40
2. For assessment of recognized Sports Achievements as per norms 50
3. Educational Qualification 10
Total 100

Application Fee/Exam Fee: 

For all candidates except those mentioned in sub-Para (ii) below: Rs. 500/- (Rs. Five Hundred Only), with a provision of refunding Rs 400/- (Rs Four Hundred Only) to those who are found eligible as per notification and actually appear in the Trial. After deducting bank charges

For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex- Servicemen/ Persons with Disability/ Women/Minorities* and Economic Backward Class: Rs.250/- (Rs. Two Hundred Fifty Only) with a provision of refunding the same to those who are found eligible as per notification and actually appear in the Trial. After deducting bank charges Candidates in this category should check their eligibility thoroughly before applying. Fee in respect of candidates who are ineligible, but still apply, shall not be refunded.

Note: The applicants shall pay the Application Fee as indicated in the Table Above through Online Payment Mode Only.

How to apply:  

Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the NCR website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. https://www.rrcpryj.org/ from 19.02.2022 to 20.03.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted.

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