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Railway Recruitment 2022-23: New Openings For Candidates; Salary as per 7th CPC

Company - Indian Railway
Openings - 21

Latest Railways Recruitment: Applications are being accepted online from Indian citizens who are qualified athletes in the prescribed manner under the Open Advertisement Scheme for the following discipline(s)/events in the years 2022–2023.

Railways Recruitment 2022-23: Important Details

Date and Time of Notification

3-12-2022 at 9:00 hrs

Closing date and time for receipt of applications

02-01-2023 at 23.59 Hrs

Closing Date and Time for residents of Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti districts and Pangi sub-division of Champa, District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Islands and Candidates residing abroad.


17-01-2023 at 23.59 Hrs

Post Details

Total Number of Posts: 21

Posts in Level 4/5 of VII CPC Pay Matrix

  • Basketball (Men): 2
  • Basketball (Women): 1
  • Cricket (Women): 1
  • Volleyball (Women): 1

Posts in Level 2/3 of VII CPC Pay Matrix

  • Basketball (Men): 2
  • Basketball (Women): 2
  • Cricket (Men): 2
  • Cricket (Women): 2
  • Hockey (Men): 3
  • Swimming (Men): 1
  • Volleyball (Men): 2
  • Volleyball (Women): 2

Educational Qualification

Candidates must have earned a degree or a grade equivalent from a board, university, or other institution that is recognized.

The minimum educational qualification required for recruitment in the Railways

(i) For post in Level 2 / 3 of 7thC P C Pay Matrix– 12th Pass (+2 stage)

(ii) For post in Level 4 / 5 of 7thC P C Pay Matrix– Graduation

Application Form Fee

  • UR/OBC: Rs 500
  • All other categories: Rs 250

ONLINE fee payment through internet banking or debit/credit cards is accepted up to 02-01-2023 till 23.59 Hrs and 17-01-2023 up to 23.59 Hrs for residents as mentioned in the date of closure of submission of application column.

Age limit:

The athletes should have been born between February 1, 1998, and January 1, 2005, or between the ages of 18 and 25 as of January 1, 2023.

Selection Criteria

The eligible applicants applying in response to this announcement and are qualified for appointment under the sports quota will be evaluated based on how well they perform during the trial, as described below:

(i) For Game Skill, Physical Fitness and Coach’s observation during trials- 40 Marks

(ii) For assessment of recognized sports achievements as per Norms- 50 Marks

(iii) Educational Qualification- 10 Marks

TOTAL 100 Marks

Railways Pay/ Salary

Level in 7th Pay Commission Pay Matrix

Initial Pay in Rs.

Level – 2

Rs. 19,900/-

Level – 3

Rs. 21,700/-

Level– 4

Rs. 25,500/-

Level – 5

Rs. 29,200/-

Railways Recruitment 2022-23: How to apply?

  • Candidates can visit the official website
  • Click on the link to Southern Railway Recruitment
  • A new page will open, and candidates have to register themselves
  • After registering eligible candidates can fill out their application form with proper credentials.
  • Upload all necessary documents

For further details please refer to the official notification.

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