Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021

Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021 – Apply For 21 Sportspersons Vacancy


Indian Railways (South Eastern Region) has released an official notification (Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021) for the post of 21 Sportsperson vacancies against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement) for the year 2020-21 in South Eastern Railway. Interested and eligible candidates can apply offline as per the details mentioned below.

Name Of The Post: Sportspersons.

Total Number Of Posts: 21 Posts.

Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021 Details:

Discipline-Wise Vacancy Details For Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021 –

  • Athletics (Men): 2 Vacancies
  • Archery (Women): 2 Vacancies
  • Badminton (Women): 1 Vacancy
  • Boxing (Men): 1 Vacancy
  • Cricket (Men): 1 Vacancy
  • Gymnastics (Men): 1 Vacancy
  • Hockey (Men): 2 Vacancies
  • Hockey (Women): 2 Vacancies
  • Kabaddi (Men): 2 Vacancies
  • Kabaddi (Women ): 2 Vacancies
  • Table Tennis (Men): 1 Vacancy
  • Tennis (Men): 2 Vacancies
  • Volleyball (Men): 2 Vacancies

TOTAL: 21 posts (5 posts in GP Rs. 2800/2400 & 16 posts in GP Rs.2000/1900)

Eligibility Criteria For Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021:

Educational Qualification: As mentioned below –

➤ Posts Having Grade Pay Of Rs. 2800/-: A University degree or it’s equivalent.

Posts Having Grade Pay Of Rs. 2400/-: 12th (+2 stage) or it’s equivalent with 80 w.p.m. in shorthand (Hindi / English) for a duration of 10 minutes which will be transcribed in Typing in 65 minutes in English and in 75 minutes in Hindi for the post of Jr. Stenographer OR A pass in 1st year of BSc (Physics) or pass in 10+2 stage in Higher Secondary in Science ( Mathematics & Physics) for the post of Electrical Signer Maintainer II in S&T Deptt.

Posts Having Grade Pay Of Rs. 1900 & 2000/-: 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination OR A pass in Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized Board may also apply to be posted as Tech-III, subject to undergo 03 years training period and passed in ITI qualification in the relevant trade, the training period will be 06 months.

Age Limits: Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 01.07.2021. There is no age relaxation for SC/ ST/ OBC candidates. Copy of Matriculation or its equivalent certificate from a recognized Board OR the Birth Certificate should be submitted for proof of Date of Birth.

NOTE: For Sports Norms/ Sports Qualification Details Please Visit The Official Notification.

Selection Process For Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021:

Selection will be based upon performance in sports Trials followed by Certificate (Sports & Educational) Verification by a duly constituted Recruitment Committee of this railway. The venue & date for Trials and Certificate Verification will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course.

Distribution of Marks:-

  • Recognized Sports Achievement As Per Norms: 50 Marks
  • Games Skill, Physical Fitness & Coach’s Observation During Trial: 40 (Minimum marks for qualifying – 25)
  • Educational Qualification: 10 Marks

Total: 100 Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks:-

  • PB-1 & GP-1900/ 2000: 65 Marks
  • PB-1 & GP-2400/ 2800: 70 Marks

The Recruitment process is based purely on the merit of the candidates as per vacancies, in a particular discipline, notified.

Exam Fees For Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021:

  • For UR/ OBC: Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only).
  • For SC/ ST/ Ex.Sm/ PwD/ Women/ Minorites/ EWS: Rs. 250/- (Two Hundred Fifty Only).

Bank Draft/IPO should be issued in favor of FA&CAO, South Eastern Railway, Garden Reach – 700043, payable at GPO/Kolkata.

(Candidates must write their name, full address at the space provided in the IPO. Applications received with cash/ Money Order/ Central Recruitment Fees stamps/ Cheque will not be accepted and hence will be rejected.)

How To Apply For Indian Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2021:

Candidates should send their applications, filled in all respects along with the self-attested enclosures and Annexures duly certified, by Post, to the address mentioned below. Alternatively, candidates can also drop their applications directly in the DropBox placed at the office premises.

Address: The Assistant Personnel Officer (Recruitment), Railway Recruitment Cell, Bungalow No.12A, Garden Reach, Kolkata-700043 (Near BNR Central Hospital).

The applications should be sent in a closed envelope with the superscription “Application against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement) Recruitment for the year 2020-21”.

NOTE: The application form is available on the official notification.

For more information please visit the official Website/ Notification given below.

Important Dates:

Starting Date: 16th April 2021

Last Date: 17th May 2021

Important Links:

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