Railway RRC SWR Apprentice Recruitment 2018: 963 Seats

Indian Railway RRC WR Apprentice
Indian Railway RRC WR Apprentice

ONLINE applications are invited from interested candidates for engagement of Act Apprentices for imparting training under the Apprentices Act, 1961 in the designated trades at Divisions/Workshops/Units of South Western Railway. Applications complete in all respects should be submitted only “ONLINE” till 24:00 hrs. of the closing date and candidates those who are already undergoing/undergone training should not be apply against this notification.

Basic Details

Important details and information about Railway RRC SWR Apprentice 2018 in Railway RRC SWR.

Name of Post Apprentice
Department Railway RRC SWR
Number of Vacancies 963
Recruiting Body Railway RRC SWR
Application Fee Gen / OBC: 100/- & SC/ST: 0/-
Place of Posting Anywhere India
Year 2018
Recruiting Body Railway RRC SWR

Important Dates:

Important Dates for Apprentice are listed below. It includes Application form dates, exam date, result date etc.

Event Dates Remark
Release of Notification 2018-12-17 No Remark Available
Start of Online Application Form 2018-12-17 No Remark Available
End of Online Application Form 2019-01-16 No Remark Available
Last Date to pay Online Application Fee 2019-01-16 No Remark Available

Railway RRC SWR Apprentice Eligibility Criteria

Imortant requirements for Railway RRC SWR Apprentice are shared below. It includes Educational Qualification as well as age criteria.

Educational Qualification

The candidate must have passed 10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate, from recognised Board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training or Provisional Certificate issued by National Council for Vocational Training/State Council for Vocational Training (NCVT/SCVT).

Note: Engineering Graduates and Diploma holders are not eligible to apply for an apprenticeship in response to this notification as they are governed by a separate scheme of apprenticeship.

Age Limit

The candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years of age as on the last date of notification.

Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years in case of SC/ST candidates and 3 years in the case of OBC candidates.

Seats (Category wise / State & District Wise)

Factory / Division Name Gen OBC SC ST Total
Hubbali Division 158 65 43 21 151
Bengaluru Division 138 75 44 23 280
Hubbai, Carriage Repair Workshop 90 46 26 14 176
Mysuru, Central Workshop 23 12 07 01 43
Mysuru Division 91 47 26 13 177

Application Fee

Applications fees (Non-refundable) – Rs.100/-

The payment will have to be made online through payment gateway as a part of online applications process.

Selection Process

Engagement will be on the basis of merit list prepared in respect of all the candidates who apply against the notification. The merit list will be prepared for the purpose on the basis of percentage of marks in matriculation with minimum 50% (aggregate marks) + ITI marks in the trade in which Apprenticeship is to be done. The panel will be on the basis of the simple average of marks in the matriculation and ITI. For the purpose of calculation of percentage of matriculation marks obtained by the candidates in all subject will be reckoned and not on the basis of marks of any subject or a group of subjects like best of five etc. For the purpose of calculation of percentage of ITI marks, marks mentioned in the provisional /final certificate issued by NCVT/SCVT will be reckoned.

For the purpose of calculation of the percentage of marks of SSC of candidates from Board of Secondary Education Andhra Pradesh, Board of Public Examination, Kerala etc RRC will take the midpoint of the range of grades obtained by the candidates. After obtaining midpoints of all the attempted subjects according to grades awarded, the average will be calculated treating each subject is out of 100 marks, as there is no standard method or multiplying factor for calculation of the average of matriculation for such Boards.

Other Important Links

Important Links for the Candidates interested in Railway SWR Apprentice posts are given below.

Apply Online Click Here
Download Notification Click Here
Official Website Click Here
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