(Notification) Recruitment of 2300+ Apprentices at Central
Railway - 2016 "Notification No. RRC/CR/AA1/2016"
ONLINE applications are invited from interested candidates
for engagement of Act Apprentices for imparting training under the Apprentice
Act 1961 in the designated trades at Workshops/Units in the jurisdiction of
Central Railway. Applications complete in all respects should be submitted only
ONLINE till 17:00 hrs. of the closing date.
The candidate must have passed 10th class examination or its
equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate,
from recognized Board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the
notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training.
The candidates should have completed 15 years of age and
should not have completed 24 years of age as on 01-11-2016.
Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years in case of SC/ST
candidates, 3 years in case of OBC candidates.
1. Application fees (Non-refundable) - `100/-
2. Fee payment will have to be made online through payment gateway as part of
online application process.
3. After ensuring the correctness of the particulars of the application form
candidates are required to pay fees through the payment gateway integrated with
the online application. No change/edit will be allowed thereafter.
4. The payment can be made by using debit card / credit card / Internet Banking
/ SBI Challan etc. by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction
charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates.
5. On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt with the date entered
by the candidate will be generated, which should be printed and retained by the
6 .If the online transaction is not successfully completed, please login again
and make payment online.
7. No fee is required to be paid by SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates.
Mode of Selection:
1 Selection 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 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 subjects
will be reckoned and not on the basis of marks of any subject or a group of
subjects. For the purpose of calculation of percentage of ITI marks, marks
mentioned in the provisional/final certificate will be reckoned.
2 In case of two candidates having the same marks, the
candidates with older age shall be preferred. In case the dates of birth are
also same, then the candidate who passed matriculation exam earlier shall be
3. A final merit list will be prepared cluster/unit wise,
trade wise and community wise, equal to the number of slots in the descending
order of percentage of marks obtained by the candidate, as stated above.
4. Candidates finally enlisted would be subject to
verification of original testimonials and being found fit in appropriate Medical
examination by Railways as applicable for the Workshop and for the other Units.
How To Apply:
1. Candidates are required to apply ONLINE by visiting
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
www.rrccr.com provided for filling ONLINE
applications and fill up the personal details/BIODATA etc carefully.
3. Candidates have to choose only one cluster and within that
cluster he can give units in order of preference.
4. Candidates trying to submit more than one application with
different particulars like Name/Father’s name/Community/Photo(face)/ educational
and/or technical qualification etc. or with different Email ID/Mobile Number are
advised that all such applications will be summarily rejected.
5. Candidates have to keep printouts of their Online
application. If found Eligible, he/she will be called for Document Verification
and the print out of Online application is required to be produced at the time
of Document Verification.