South Western Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2023 Application Form | 21 Vacancies

South Western Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2023: South Western Railway, Hubballi invites application from eligible candidates for filling up of 21 posts in the following disciplines against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement) for the year 2022-23. The last date for submission of applications is 16th January 2023.



No of Vacancy

Level – 5 / 4


Level – 3 / 2


Sports Discipline / Game: Basketball, Chess, Water Polo, Athletics, Badminton, Cricket, Golf, Weightlifting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Volleyball.

Age Limit:

✔️ Between 18 and 25 years as on 01.01.2023.
✔️ Born between 02.01.1998 To 01.07.2005.
✔️ No age relaxation shall be permissible.

Educational Qualification:

✔️ Level-5: Bachelor's Degree in any discipline or equivalent.

✔️ Level-4: Bachelor's Degree in any discipline or equivalent (OR) Pass in 1st Year B.Sc. (Physics) or a pass in 12th (+2 stage) in Higher Secondary in Science (Physics or Maths) (OR) 12th Pass or equivalent examination from a recognised
Board/University and for the skill test prescribed dictation speed of 80 words per minute duration time 10 minutes and transcription time is 50 minutes (English) and 65 minutes (Hindi).

✔️ Level-3/2: Passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination for Non-
Technical posts (OR) Matriculation Plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship/ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT (OR) 10th Standard Pass.

Sports' Norms for Recruitment: The minimum sports norms for recruitment of sportspersons against sport quota through Open advertisement for both (team and individual) events shall be as under:-

(a) Represented the Country in any of the Category-B Championships/events (OR)
(b) At least 3rd Position in any of the Category-C Champions/events (OR)
(c) At least 3rd Position in Senior/Youth/Junior National Champions. (OR)
(d) At least 3rd Position in National Games organized under aegis of Indian Olympic Association. (OR)
(e) At least 3rd Position in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities. (OR)
(f) 1st Position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category).

Categorization of International Championships:

Category-A: Olympic Games (Senior Category)
Category-B: World Cup (Junior/Senior Category), World Championships (Junior/Senior Category), Asian Games (Senior Category), Commonwealth Games (Senior Category)
Category-C: Commonwealth Championships (Junior/Senior Category), Asian Championships/Asia Cup (Junior/Senior Category), South Asian Federation (S AF) Games (Senior Category), USIC (World Railways) Championships (Senior Category)

Examination Fee:

✔️ ₹ 500/- for General / Other candidates.
✔️ ₹ 250/- for candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Servicemen / Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes.
✔️ The fee should be paid online through Internet banking or Debit or Credit Cards.

Selection Process:

✔️ For game skill, physical fitness & coach’s observations during Trials - 40 Marks
✔️ For assessment of recognized Sports Achievements as per norms - 50 Marks
✔️ Educational Qualification - 10 Marks

How to Apply South Western Railway Sports Quota Recruitment?

➢ Eligible candidates should apply in prescribed application format (A-4 size good quality paper).
➢ The application should be filled by the candidate in his/her own handwriting and signed.
➢ Application complete in all respects addressed to “The Assistant Personnel Officer/ Rectt., Railway Recruitment Cell, 2nd floor, Old G.M.’s Office Building, Club Road, Hubballi-580023” OR dropped in the application box in the Office of the Railway Recruitment Cell, 2nd floor, Old G.M.’s Office Building, Club  Road, Hubballi-580 023.
➢ The postal cover shall be super scribed as “Application for Group ‘C’ post against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement Scheme) for the year 2022-23”.
➢ The last date for receipt of applications is 16/01/2023 up to 17.45 Hours.
➢ For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spriti districts and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Islands and the candidates residing abroad, the closing date for receipt of applications by post will be 17.45 Hours of 31/01/2023.

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South Western Railway Sportsperson Recruitment 2022 South Western Railway invites online applications from eligible sports persons for filling up 21 posts in different disciplines against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement) for the year 2021-22. The last date for submission of applications is 20th March 2022.


No of Vacancies

Grade Pay ₹ 2800 / 2400 (Level 5 / Level 4)


Grade Pay ₹ 2000 / 1900 (Level 3 / Level 2)


Sports Discipline wise Vacancies: Cricket - 08, Athletics - 01, Basketball - 01, Badminton - 01, Chess - 01, Powerlifting - 01, Weightlifting - 01, Hockey - 04, Swimming - 01, Golf – 01.

Age Limit: (As on 1st July 2022)

✔️ Born Between 02/07/1997 to 01/07/2004.
✔️ No age relaxation shall be permissible.

Pay Scale: Grade Pay ₹ 2400/ 2800 & 1900/ 2000

Educational Qualification:

✔️ Grade Pay ₹ 2800: A University Degree or its equivalent
✔️ Grade Pay ₹ 2400: Matric with 12th class (+2) Pass or its equivalent with 80 w.p.m. in shorthand (Hindi / English) for a duration of 10 minutes which will be transcribed in typing in 65 minutes in English and in 75 minutes in Hindi for the post of Junior Stenographer. (OR) A pass in 1st year B.Sc. degree in Physics or a Pass in 10+2 in Science (Mathematics & Physics) for the post of Electrical Signal Maintainer II in S&T Department.
✔️ Grade Pay ₹ 1900 / 2000: 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination (OR) A Pass in Matriculation or its equivalent.

Selection Process:

✔️ Sports Trails 
✔️ Documents Verification

How to Apply: Eligible Interested candidates may apply online through RRC Hubli / South Western Railway ( from 19th February 2022. The closing date for submission of online applications is 20/03/2022 up to 23:59 Hours.

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Important Dates:

➢ Opening date for online registration: 19th February 2022
➢ Closing date for online registration: 20th March 2022