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RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024: The notification for the recruitment of 2860 posts in the Fresher and Ex-ITI categories has been announced by the Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) of the Southern Railways (SR) zone on 29th January 2024 on the official website(sr.indianrailways.gov.in). The application process is open from 29th January to 28th February 2024. Candidates are advised to go through this article to know the various details of the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 notification.
RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Notification
The RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 notification was released on 29th January 2024 and the applications for the same are now being started. The notification gives a detailed look into various aspects of the recruitment process like eligibility and vacancies. For the ease of the Candidates, we are providing a direct link to download the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Notification.
RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024
The official notification for the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 provides candidates with various details that they should know before applying for the vacancies. We have provided a tabular summary of these points for the convenience of the aspirants applying for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024.
|Railway Recruitment Cell
RRC SR Recruitment 2024: Important Dates
The RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 notification has provided some important regarding the application for the various apprentice posts. However, it has not provided the candidates with the exact exam dates for the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024.
|RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Notification
|29th January 2024
|RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Application Begins
|29th January 2024
|RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Last Date to Apply
|28th February 2024
|RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 (29th January 2024) Exam Date
|To Be Declared
RRC SR Apprentice Vacancy 2024
A total of 2860 vacancies for the post of apprentice across various departments have been announced in the 29th January 2024 notification. These vacancies can broadly be divided into 2 types: Freshers and Ex-ITI. The following table is intended to provide an overall idea for the candidates regarding the vacancies for the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024.
|No. of Posts
RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Eligibility Criteria
The most important fact regarding the eligibility criteria for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024, is the region a candidate belongs to. A candidate applying for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 must meet this criterion.
According to the official notification for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024, candidates residing in the following locations/areas falling within the geographical jurisdiction of Southern Railways (SR) alone are eligible to apply.
- The whole State of Tamil Nadu
- The whole Union Territory of Puducherry
- The whole State of Kerala
- The whole Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Islands
- SPSR Nellore and Chittoor districts of Andhra Pradesh
- Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka
RRC SR Apprentice 2024 Age Limit
According to the notification, candidates applying for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 should have completed the age of 15 Years and should not have completed the age of 22 Years for Freshers and 24 Years for Ex-ITI & MLT as of the date of this notification. i.e. 29th January 2024.
The relaxation in the upper age limit for the application of the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 is given as follows.
RRC SR Apprentice 2024 Educational Qualification
The RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 notice dated 29th January, provides the respective educational qualifications for the various posts. The following table is a brief of the educational qualifications applicable to the Fresher category. To know about the detailed post-wise educational qualifications applicable to the Ex-ITI category, candidates are advised to check out the detailed notification given above.
|10th Pass (minimum 50% marks)
|Welder (Gas & Electric)
|10th Pass (minimum 50% marks)
|Medical Laboratory Technician
|12th Pass with Physics, Chemistry & Biology (minimum 50% marks)
RRC SR Apprentice Apply Online 2024
The applications for the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 have been started on 29th January and will go on till 28th February 2024. The link provided below will take the candidates directly to the online application website.
RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Application Fees
The application fee to apply for the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 is Rs. 100 (plus service charges). However, for the SC, ST, PwD, and Women candidates applying for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024, no application fee is required. The candidates willing to apply for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 are advised to refer to the table below.
Steps to Apply Online for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024
To apply for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024, the candidates are advised to click on the link provided above. This will take them directly to the registration page. Now follow the following steps to apply for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024.
Step 1: Visit the official website https://iroams.com/RRCSRApprentice24/recruitmentIndex.
Step 2: Click on ‘Register’.
Step 3: Select ‘Unit’, ‘Applying As’, ‘Division’, and ‘Trade’.
Step 4: Click on ‘Proceed to Next Page’ and ‘OK’.
Step 5: Read the Declaration carefully.
Step 6: Fill the required details in the application form.
Step 7: Review and Confirm Details.
Step 8: Enter OTP and Submit the application Form.
Step 9: Make online payment via one of the given options.
Step 10: Take a print of the acknowledgment for future reference.
RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Selection Process
The RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 will be carried out in three stages. The candidates shortlisted in the first stage will have to go through document verification and medical examination. The final merit list of the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 will be prepared only after the three stages. The next section of this article deals with the criteria for preparing the merit list. However, first candidates need to be aware of the RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 selection process provided in the table below.
|Shortlisting based on 10th and ITI
RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 Criteria for Preparing Merit List
The detailed official notification for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 provides details regarding the preparation of the merit list for the recruitment of various posts. The merit list for RRC SR Apprentice Recruitment 2024 will be prepared on the the following criteria.
- Average of the percentage of marks obtained by the candidates in Matriculation and ITI examination giving equal weightage to both.
- The selected candidates will be called for document verification in which they must bring a medical certificate signed by a Government Certified Doctor (Gazetted).