RPF Admit Card 2018
Anangsha Patra, 1 day ago, #RPF SI

RPF Admit Card 2018 - Ministry of Railway will release the admit card of RPF Constable and SI for Computer Based exam from December 9. According to official notification, RPF admit card for each exam day will be made available 10 days prior the date of exam. For example, RPF SI admit card/hall ticket 2018 for candidates whose exam is scheduled to be conducted on January 9, 2019 will be released on December 30, 2018. While the admit card for exam scheduled to be conducted on January 10 will be issued from December 31, 2018. Meanwhile, the examination authority has released the roll numbers of candidates along with exam date, details of exam centre, time, date of exam etc. To download RPF admit card, candidates will have to enter their registration number and date of birth. Details like candidate's name, roll number, date of birth, exam centre, time and date of exam are mentioned in the admit card. On the day of exam, candidates will have to carry at least one photo-identity proof along with RPF admit card. RPF recruitment 2018 exam will be held from December 19. 

RPF admit card 2018 is released in three stages – Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Document Verification. Candidates qualifying the CBT will be issued RPF admit card 2018 for PET and PMT. Those who will qualify PET & PMT will be issued admit card for document verification. For more details on RPF Admit Card including dates and how to download, read this article below.

Important dates related to RPF Admit Card 2018


RPF admit card Dates

Issue of admit card for CBT

December 9, 2018 onwards

Date of CBT exam

December 19, 2018 onwards

Release of roll numbersNovember 16, 2018
Release of exam date, test center & timingNovember 16, 2018

Admit card for PET & PMT

After declaration of result for CBT

Date of PET & PMT

To be notified later

Issue of admit card for document verification

After declaration of result for PET and PMT

How to download RPF Admit Card 2018?

Candidates can follow the steps given below to download the admit card/ hall ticket.

  • Click on the link ‘RPF 2018 admit card’ to be provided on this page

  • Enter required login credentials like registration number and password

  • Click on ‘Submit’ button after entering details

  • The admit card will appear on the screen

  • Download and take its printout 

To download RPF Admit Card/ hall ticket 2018 for Constable & Sub-Inspector – Click Here (Link will be activated once it is released)

Details in RPF Admit Card 2018

The RPF 2018 admit card will contain the following details:

  • Candidate’s name

  • Date of birth

  • Father’s name

  • Mother’s name

  • The scanned photograph uploaded during registration

  • Date and time of an exam

  • City, zone and address of RPF exam centres

  • Space for signature

  • Seat or terminal number

  • Language opted for exam

  • Roll number

  • Registration number

  • Exam day guidelines 

What details to check in RPF Admit Card/ hall ticket 2018? 

Candidates should check the following details printed in the admit card.

  • Name

  • Date of birth

  • Father’s name

  • Mother’s name

  • Registration number

  • Photograph

What to do if there are any discrepancies in RPF admit card 2018?

For any discrepancies like a spelling mistake in the name, father’s and mother’s name, date of birth, a photograph is not clear, candidates should immediately contact the exam conducting authority. 

What documents to carry along with RPF admit card 2018?

Candidates have to carry at least one photo identity proof in original along with RPF call letter.

  • Voter Card

  • Aadhaar Card

  • printout of e-Aadhaar

  • Passport

  • Identity Card issued by the employer in case the candidate is a government employee

  • School / College / University Photo ID card

  • One color photograph similar to the one uploaded during registration 

Biometric Verification

Candidate’s signature and biometric thumb impression will be obtained as a proof of appearing in the CBT. Candidates should take note of the following points.

  •  The fingers should not be coated with ink, mehendi etc.

  • Ensure to wash and dry fingers if it is dirty or dusty.

  • Fingers of both the hands should be dry.

  • Notify the concerned authority if the right thumb is injured or damaged. 

Instructions for SC/ST candidates

SC/ST candidates who have provided details of their category for availing the benefits of free travel, RPF 2018 admit card will contain the details of the same. Such candidates can book their tickets on submission of the self-attested photocopy of RPF admit card and SC/ST certificate. They should carry in original SC/ST certificate and one identity proof.

Instructions are given in RPF Admit Card 2018

  • Book, paper, calculator, mobile phones or any electronic gadgets are not allowed inside the examination hall.

  • No candidates will be allowed to leave the hall before the exam is over.

  • Candidates found copying or cheating will be debarred from appearing in the exam.

  • Candidates should leave the spaces provided in the downloaded RPF admit card for writing self-declaration paragraph, signature and Left Thumb Impression (LTI). These has to be signed in front of an invigilator.

FAQs regarding RPF Admit Card 2018

Ques: What if I cannot download my admit card?

Ans: Due to heavy traffic the server might be slow, candidates should not panic rather try with an interval of 5 minutes or at night.

Ques: What if I forget my password while downloading RPF 2018 admit card?

Ans: Candidates can retrieve their password by clicking ‘Forgot Password’ tab. A link will be sent to the candidate’s registered email id. Candidates have to click that link and enter the required details to create the new password. 

Ques: When will I receive my RPF admit card 2018?

Ans: The admit cards for all the stages will be released 10 days prior to the examination.

Ques: Will I receive my admit card through post?

Ans: The admit card will be available online only. The examination authority will not sent RPF admit card through post.

Ques: Do I have to paste photograph on the admit card?

Ans: Candidates have to carry one photograph along with RPF 2018 admit card. If the officials ask then they will have to paste on the admit card.

RPF Exam Pattern 2018 

RPF recruitment will be conducted in online Computer Based Mode. There will be 120 questions in the test booklet as per RPF exam pattern. Candidates will be given 90 minutes to answer those questions. Total marks allotted for the test is 120. Candidates will get questions from General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and Reasoning. 

Structure of RPF exam



Total questions


General Awareness

50 marks


90 min



General Intelligence & reasoning


RPF 2018 recruitment is conducted in three phases – Computer Based Test, Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Document Verification. The recruitment drive is conducted for total 9739 vacancies for the post of RPF constable/ RSPF Sub Inspector ( SI).

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