Eastern Railway has announced the vacancy of 2793  Apprentices. Online applications are invited for engagement of Act Apprentices in divisions of Eastern Railway. Eligible candidates can apply online from 14 February till 13 March 2020.

Name of Organisation
Eastern Railway
Name of Vacancy
No. of Vacancy


Eastern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2020  Important Dates

Date of publication of notification
27th Jan 2020
Opening Date and time of online application
14th Feb 2020 at 10:00 hrs
Closing Date and time of online application
13th March 2020 at 18:30 hrs
Probable date of display of list of selected candidates
30th March 2020


Eligibility Criteria for Eastern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2020

The candidate must have passed 10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate, from recognized Board and also should possess the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/SCVT. However, for the following Trades the minimum educational qualification is 8th class pass from recognized School and the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/SCVT
1 Welder (Gas and Electric)
2 Sheet Metal Worker
3 Lineman
4 Wireman
5 Carpenter
6 Painter (General)


Age Criteria:

Minimum Age 15 years
Maximum age 24 years
Age relaxation is as per the following conditions
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years


Selection Process

Selection will be on the basis of merit prepared in respect of all eligible candidates who apply against the notification.
For the trades for which only class 10th pass is the minimum qualification, a separate merit list will be drawn for candidates eligible taking the average of the percentage marks obtained by the Candidates in both matriculation (with minimum 50% (aggregate) marks) and ITI examination giving equal weight age to both.
For the trades for which class 8th pass is the minimum qualification, the merit list would be prepared for all eligible candidates, including those having qualification of matriculation and who opt for these trades, based on the average marks obtained both in class 8th standard and ITI examination, as indicated in (a) above


Eastern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2020  Application Process

The candidates are required to apply ONLINE by visiting the link provided on the Notice Board of official website of RRC/ER (www.rrcer.com). They must go through the detailed instructions before filling up the online applications.
Scanned copies of the following should be uploaded:
1 Photograph
2 Signature and Left thumb impression
3 8th and 10th Class mark sheet
4 Certificate in proof of age
5 ITI Certificate from NCVT/SCVT


Application Fee:

SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates
Mode of payment


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For more details and to apply online visit the official website