RPF Admit Card 2018

RPF Admit Card 2018 – Ministry of Railway will release RPF 2018 admit card for Computer Based Test (CBT) in August. RPF admit card 2018 will be made available online only for those candidates whose applications will be accepted by the exam conducting authority. To download the RPF 2018 admit card, candidates have to enter their registration number and date of birth (DOB). The admit card of RPF recruitment 2018 will include details like candidate’s name roll number, registration number, photograph, signature, date, time and address of exam venue. Candidates have to carry at least one original photo-identity proof along with the admit card. Candidates can download their RPF admit card/hall ticket 2018 till the day of examination. The hard copy of the admit card will not be sent to candidates by post. Candidates are advised to check the details printed in RPF 2018 admit card. In case there are any discrepancies, candidates have to report the same to examination officials.


The RPF recruitment 2018 exam will be held in September/October. The admit card of RPF 2018 is released for three stages – Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Document Verification. RPF admit card 2018 for all the stages will be released 10 days before the exam. Read below for more details on RPF 2018 admit card, how to download, dates, documents to carry and exam day guidelines.


Important dates related to RPF Admit Card 2018



Issue of admit card for CBT

August, 2018

Date of CBT exam

September and October, 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

  • Scanned photograph uploaded during registration

  • Date and time of 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 is any discrepancies in RPF admit card 2018?


For any discrepancies like spelling mistake in name, father’s and mother’s name, date of birth, 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 colour 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 self-attested photocopy of RPF admit card and SC/ST certificate. They should carry in original SC/ST certificate and one identity proof.


Instructions 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 infront of 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 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 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 computer-based test will be conducted in September and October 2018. The recruitment drive is conducted for total 9739 vacancies for the post of RPF constable/ RSPF Sub Inspector ( SI)

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