Western Railway Recruitment 2021- Group C for Sports Quota

By | July 28, 2021

Applications are invited ONLINE from eligible sportspersons for filling up of 21 (Twenty-One) Group C Posts in the following discipline against Sports Quota through Open Advertisement for the year 2021-2022 over Western Railway. There is no reservation for SC, ST and OBC.

Western Railway Recruitment 2021- Group C for Sports Quota

Western Railway Recruitment Details 

(i) 05 Posts in Level 4/5, Pay Matrix Rs.25500-81100 / 29200- 92300 [as per VII th CPC, GP Rs. 2400/2800 (VI PC)]

Discipline Event/ Proficiency/ Weight Category Post
Athletics (W) 100M/200M/5000M/10000M/Hammer Throw/Shot Put/Triple Jump 01
Handball (M)  Goalkeeper/All Rounder/ Left Hand Attacker 01
Hockey (W) Goal Keeper/Attacker/Defender 02
Basketball (W) All Rounder/Attacker/Defender 01
Total 05

(ii) 16 Posts in Level 2/3, Pay Matrix Rs.19900-63200 /21700-69100 [as per VII th CPC,GP Rs.1900/2000 (VI PC)]


Discipline Event/ Proficiency/ Weight Category Post
Athletics (M) 800M/1500M/3000M Steeple Chase/5000M/10000M/Long Jump/ Triple Jump/Pole Vault 03
Athletics (W) 100M/200M/5000M/10000M/Hammer Throw/Shot Put/Triple Jump 03
Cricket (W) Medium Pace Bowler/Opening Batswoman/ Wicketkeeper 01
Hockey (W)  Goal Keeper/Attacker/Defender  01
Basketball (M) All Rounder/Attacker/Defender 01
Basketball (W) All Rounder/Attacker/Defender 01
Diving (Men)  High Board/1M Spring Board/3M Spring Board 01
Wrestling (M) (Free Style)  57 Kg/61 Kg/92 Kg/125 Kg 01
Handball (M) Goalkeeper/All Rounder/ Left Hand Attacker 02
Waterpolo (M)  Attacker 01
Table Tennis (W) Singles /Doubles 01
Total 16


Eligibility Criteria for the Western Railway Recruitment

Educational Qualification: Candidates should possess the following requisite Educational Qualification as on 03/09/2021-

Sr. No. Posts in Pay Matrix Minimum Prescribed Educational Qualification
  • Level 4 – Rs. 25500-81100 /-
  • Level 5 – Rs. 29200-92300/-
Graduate in any discipline from a recognized
  • Level 2 – Rs. 19900-63200 /-
  • Level 3 – Rs. 21700-69100/-
Passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination.
Educational Qualification must be from a Recognized


Age Limit:Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 01/01/2022 i.e must have been born not earlier than 02/01/1997 and not later than 01/01/2004.


Examination Fees:

  • (i) For all Candidates except mentioned in Sub Para (ii) below: Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only) with a provision for refunding Rs. 400/- to those who are found eligible as per notification and actually appear in the Trial after deducting bank charges.
  • (ii) For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex Servicemen/Women, Minorities* and Economic Backward Class**.Rs.250/- (Rupees Two Hundred Fifty Only) with a provision for refunding the same to those who are found eligible as per notification and actually appear in the Trial after deducting bank charges.


Recruitment Process for Western Railway Recruitment 2021
Online Application Candidates should be in possession of Aadhaar Card at the time of registration. Candidates have to fill 12 digits Aadhaar Card number. The candidates not having Aadhaar number and have enrolled for Aadhaar but have not received Aadhaar Card can enter 28 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID printed on the Aadhaar Enrolment slip.


This provision is applicable to the candidates of all states and Union Territories except the state of Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya and Assam. pplicants from these states can enter in the online application form, their voter ID number, valid passport number, driving license number or any other valid Government identity card at the time of online application.Candidates have to produce original Aadhaar card or document mentioned above, at the time of Document Verification.


How to Apply for Western Railway Group C Recruitment 

Candidates are required to visit the https://www.rrc-wr.com/ and submit the online application on the portal.

Candidates are required to upload the following LEGIBLE DOCUMENTS:-

  • Scanned self-attested copy of Marksheet/Certificates of ESSENTIAL MINIMUM PRESCRIBED EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION as prescribed in para 2 A (i) of the Notification. Also, higher educational qualifications for eg graduation or Post Graduation Certificate, if any.
  • Scanned self-attested copy of certificates of ESSENTIAL SPORTS ACHIEVEMENTS as prescribed in para 2 A (ii) of the Notification.
  • Scanned self-attested copy of Standard 10th / Matriculation/Secondary School Examination OR its equivalent Certificate OR mark sheet indicating date of birth or School Leaving Certificate indicating date of birth.
  • Scanned self attested copy of Caste Certificate (as per Annexure – ‘C’,‘D& ‘E’) issued by the Competent Authority for those who claim to be SC / ST /OBC candidates respectively.
  • Copies of Certificates for claiming exemption in examination fee under Para 5(ii) viz. Minority Declaration in case of minority candidates, Income Certificate /BPL card/ Izzat MST issued by Railways in case of economically Backward Classes.
  • Scanned Photograph, scanned Signature. Any certificate, photograph etc. sent separately after uploading of Application Form will not be entertained.

*Candidates should check and confirm the uploading of relevant Certificates before clicking the final Submit button while applying ONLINE
**Candidates may also EDIT their application after final submission, if they desire. 

Candidates are advised to consult only the official website of RRC– WR :https://www.rrc-wr.com and beware of FAKE websites put up by unscrupulous elements.

Important Events Important Dates & Links
Opening Date and Time 04/08/2021 @ 10.00 hrs
Closing Date and Time 03/09/2021 @ 22.00 hrs.
Official Notification Click Here
Apply Online from 4th August 2021 Click Here

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