RPF Syllabus Pdf & Exam Pattern for Constable & SI 2019 in Hindi/English

RPF Syllabus 2018: Indian Railways had already Announced the Exam Date for the Recruitment for  SI, Constable posts. RPF Exam syllabus and pattern is available here. Applicants those who are preparing for the RPF Exam can download the syllabus free of cost. While preparing for the Exam. aspirants can make use of this RPF Syllabus which is available in pdf format.

RPF Syllabus pdf

Most of the people will have a dream to work in Indian Railways. There is a huge competition for the Railway job. Because it is a central government job and people all over India will apply for this job. So applicants have to prepare well for their exam, then only candidates can get placed in Railway jobs. For preparing RPF Exams candidates have to know about the syllabus and pattern, which will be very helpful for the exam preparation. Railway Recruitment Board will Recruit a candidate on the basis of III Phases which is explained below. Here, we are providing the details about the RPF syllabus and Exam Pattern, candidates can make use of it while preparing for RPF Exam.

About RPF Recruitment

Indian Railways has announced 9739 vacancies for RPF constable/ Sub Inspector ( SI) posts. This year,  half of the vacancies have been reserved for the female candidates. Aspirants can have the option for any one language from English, Hindi, Tamil, Urdu, Telugu, Konkani, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Gujurati, Bengali, Odia, Punjabi, Assamese and Manipuri to attend the test.

About RPF Exam

  • Phase I Computer Based Test
  • Phase II includes Physical Efficiency Test & Physical Measurement Test.
  • Based on your performance in CBT and subject to your qualifying in PET & PMT, you will be called for Document Verification (DV).
  • 1/3 marks shall be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • CBT shall be held at different centers across the country simultaneously for all the Groups.
  • The standard of the examination will be 10th/Matric level.

RPF Selection Process

The RPF selection will be based on 3 stages, check out selection process for SI & Constable posts given below

  1. Computer Based Test – Phase I
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test – Phase – II
  3. Document Verification Phase III

RPF Exam Pattern 2019 – Constable & SI

TestNo of QuestionsMarksTime
General Awareness505090 Minutes
General Intelligence & Reasoning3535

RPF Physical Efficiency Test Details

Check out RPF Constables criteria for PET

Category1600 meters Run800 meters RunLong JumpHigh Jump
Constable (Male)5 min 45 sec14 Feet4 Feet
Constable (Female)3 min 40 sec9 Feet3 Feet
Check out RPF Sub-Inspectors criteria for PET
Category1600 meters Run800 meters RunLong JumpHigh Jump
SI (Male)6 min 30 sec12 Feet3 Feet 9 inch
SI (Female)4 min9 Feet3 Feet

RPF Document Verification Details

The format of Certificates for Document Verification

  • 10th/Matriculation certificate as proof of age.
  • 10th/Matriculation certificate as proof of educational qualification.
  • Caste certificate (for SC/ST/OBC candidates) in the format prescribed for employment under Central Government.
  • Discharge certificate for Ex-Serviceman.
  • Two copies of self-attested color photograph
  • No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the present employer in case of serving Govt. employees.
  • Domicile certificate wherever applicable.

RPF Syllabus 2019 Pdf for Constable & SI

General Awareness

  • Environment
  • Current Affairs
  • Indian History
  • Economics
  • Art & Culture
  • Geography
  • General Science
  • General Polity
  • Indian Constitution
  • Sports


  • Number systems
  • Whole numbers
  • Fundamental arithmetical operation
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Use of table and graphs
  • Averages
  • Interest
  • Profit and loss
  • Discount
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Mensuration
  • Time and distance
  • Decimal and fractions and relationships between numbers

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Problem Solving Analysis
  • Judgment
  • Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Discriminating Observation
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Verbal and Figure Classification
  • Arithmetic Number Series
  • Non-verbal Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Syllogistic Reasoning

RPF Syllabus Important Links

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