Indian Railway going to Released fresh Railway Recruitment 2016 jobs

Indian Railway announced latest Railway Recruitment 2016 for non technical posts. Railway Department has issued such type of railway jobs after long time. About eighteen thousand vacancies are available for all non technical background students. If you want to know more about the latest vacancies then check the below post. Here you will find all details about the recruitment available in Indian railway. We know lakhs of interested candidates searching for jobs in Indian railway every day but failed to find full details. Therefore we have decided to write article about the Indian Railway jobs. This is the largest vacancies in 2016 for all government job seekers.

About India Railway:

Indian Railway is one of the largest railway departments of the world. It contain largest railway network of the world. The railway tracks of the Indian Railways are spread over 120000 km in the route of 67000 km and with about 7500 stations. Despite these facilities government regularly tries to increase railway tracks and stations. The current railway minister Suresh Prabhu is one of the best Railway Ministers after independence of India. He introduced various technologies in Indian railway. He has tried to make Indian Railways the best Railway Service in the world. Railway Recruitment Board is responsible for all recruitment in Indian Railway. Through below post, we will provide all details about Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Recruitment 2016.


About Railway Recruitment Board (RRB):

Currently Indian Railways is divided into 4 zones – Southern Railways, Northern Railways, Eastern Railways, and Western Railways. Indian Railways has around 1.5 million of employees dedicated to increase service quality of Railway.

Sl. No Railway Zone Name Short form Route length (in Km) Headquarters
1 Central Railway CR 3905 Mumbai
2 East Central Railway ECR 3628 Hajipur
3 East Coast Railway ECoR 2572 Bhubaneswar
4 Eastern Railway ER 2414 Kolkata
5 North Central Railway NCR 3151 Allahabad
6 North Eastern Railway NER 3667 Gorakhpur
7 North Western Railway NWR 5459 Jaipur
8 Northeast Frontier Railway NFR 3907 Guwahati
9 Northern Railway NR 6968 Delhi
10 South Central Railway SCR 5803 Secunderabad
11 South East Central Railway SECR 2447 Bilaspur
12 South Eastern Railway SER 2631 Kolkata
13 South Western Railway SWR 3177 Hubballi
14 Southern Railway SR 5098 Chennai
15 West Central Railway WCR 2965 Jabalpur
16 Western Railway WR 6182 Mumbai


Indian Railway has 4 Railway Zones and 16 sub railway zones. Through Railway Zones the whole network is operated. In 2016 Railway Ministry has announced 18000 railway vacancies for candidates who hold Indian citizenship. There are a lot of private sites which has enough information about railway recruitment 2016.


Railway Recruitment 2016 Eligibility Criteria:

In this section we discuss about the eligibility criteria of Indian Railway government jobs. In eligibility criteria we discuss selection procedure, age limit, pay scale, total no of vacancies, railway jobs educational qualification and many more.

Selection Procedure: Candidates need to appear for written examination conducted by RRB. Different zones have different vacancies therefore respective zone has full authority to conduct examination for non technical and technical posts. Candidates, who are selected in written examination, need to appear in second round of examination. At last, a merit list of successful candidates will be published on Indian Railway website

Age limit: Different posts have different age limit required for current railway vacancies. If you want to know, then visit official website. You can also download latest railway recruitment 2016 notification for more details.

Educational qualification: As we know that different types of vacancies are available in railway jobs 2016. Therefore, different posts has different education need. Candidates who passed 10th examination are eligible for few posts and candidates who completed their graduation are also eligible for current government railway jobs.