RPF Exam Dates 2018
Anangsha Patra, 01 Jun 2018

RPF Exam Dates 2018 – Ministry of Railways has announced the exam dates of RPF along with the notification. The application form of RPF was released on June 1, 2018. Candidates can apply till June 30, 2018. According to RPF exam dates, the computer based test will be conducted in September and October 2018. In this article, the complete list of RPF exam dates 2018 are provided. The exam dates provide the dates related to application, fee payment, admit card and result. It is beneficial for candidates to know RPF 2018 exam dates so that they do not miss any events related to the exam. Read below for more details on RPF exam dates 2018.
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RPF 2018 Exam Dates



Release of RPF notification

May 19, 2018

Registration started from

June 1, 2018

Last date to register for RPF 2018

June 30, 2018

Last date of fee payment in online mode

July 2, 2018

Last date of fee payment (offline)

July 5, 2018

Last date to upload photograph and final submission

July 7, 2018

Conduct of CBT exam

September and October 2018

Issue of RPF 2018 admit card

September and October 2018

Declaration of RPF result

December 2018

Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

To be notified later

Declaration of result for PET and PMT

To be notified later

Conduct of Document Verification

To be notified later

Declaration of final result

To be notified later 

The above-mentioned RPF exam dates are explained below in details.

RPF 2018 Application Form: The application form of RPF has been made available on June 1, 2018. Candidates have to fill RPF application form online. The last date to register for RPF 2018 is June 30, 2018. Applicants can pay the fee online till July 2, 2018. Offline fee payment will be accepted till July 5, 2018 as per RPF exam dates 2018. Candidates will be able to upload photograph and submit the application form till July 7, 2018.

RPF 2018 Admit Card: The admit card of RPF for CBT will be released online 10 days before the examination. RPF admit card is expected to be released in September and October 2018. The admit card will be released in three stages – CBT, PET and PMT and DV. First, the admit card for CBT will be released. Candidates qualifying CBT will be issued RPF admit card for PET and PMT. Those qualifying PET and PMT will be issued admit card for document verification.

RPF 2018 Result: Ministry of Railways will declare RPF result online for each stage – CBT, PET and PMT and DV. The result of RPF will be declared separately for each stage. First, the examination authority will declare RPF result for CBT. On the basis of merit, candidates will be selected for PET and PMT. There are no marks for this stage however, it is mandatory to clear PET and PMT. Based on the performance of CBT, PET and PMT, candidates will be called for Document Verification. Candidates will be selected for appointment provided they clear the medical test.


RPF recruitment is conducted for 9739 vacancies of constable and Sub Inspector (SI). According to RPF eligibility criteria, candidates should be 18 to 25 years and have completed Class 10/matric for the post of Constable. Candidates applying for SI should be 20 to 25 years and have completed graduation. The recruitment exam is conducted in three stages - CBT, PET and PMT and DV.

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