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South Western Railway Recruitment 2021 – South Western Railway Recruitment has announced an online job notification for recruitment to the post of Apprentice. There are 904 vacancies are to be filled for these posts. Interested candidates who are all eligible for this recruitment can apply on or before 03 November 2021.The age limit of the candidates should be 18 to 25 years. For apprentice, the educational qualification of the candidates must be ITI passed. The detailed eligibility and selection process are given below in detail.

South Western Railway Recruitment

The South Western Railway is one of the 18 railway zones in India, headquartered at Hubballi in Karnataka State. SWR was created from carving out the routes from Southern Railways and South Central Railways in 2003. It is headquartered at Hubballi and comprises three divisions namely Hubballi, Mysuru, and Bengaluru. The fourth division at Kalaburagi will come up shortly and preparations of work has already begun. The zone came into existence on 1 April 2003.

South Western Railway Recruitment 2021 Details:

South Western Railway Recruitment 2021 for Apprentice:

Job Role Apprentice
Qualification ITI
Total Vacancies 904
Experience Freshers
Salary As per govt norms
Job Location Hubballi
Last Date 03 November 2021

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidate should be 10th class passed or its equivalent (under 10+2 exam system) with minimum 50% marks in aggregate from recognized board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade by NCVT

Age Limit:

  • For General – 15 to 24 years

Upper age is relaxable by:

  • For OBC – up to 3 years
  • For SC/ST -up to 5 years
  • For PWD – up to 10 years

Total Vacancies: 904 Posts

  • Hubballi Division – 237 Posts
  • Carriage Repair Workshop, Hubballli – 217 Posts
  • Bengaluru Division – 230 Posts
  • Mysuru Division – 177 Posts
  • Central Workshop, Mysuru – 43 Posts

South Western Railway Recruitment 2021 Selection Process:

  • The selection process will be based on  merit list will be prepared on the basis of percentage of marks in 10th with minimum 50% marks and ITI i.e. 50% of aggregate marks both in matriculation and ITI.

Application Fees:

  • For General – Rs.100/-
  • No fee for SC/ST/Women/PWD

Mode Of Payment:

The applicant should pay the fees through online by credit card/debit card/internet banking.

How to apply for South Western Railway Recruitment 2021?



All the interested and eligible candidates can apply through online by using official website on or before 03 November 2021.

For More Details: Click here

To Apply: Click here


South Western Railway Recruitment 2021 for Apprentice: (Expired)

Job Role Apprentice
Qualification ITI
Total Vacancies 1004
Experience Freshers
Salary As per govt norms
Job Location Hubballi
Last Date 09 January 2021

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidate should be 10th class passed or its equivalent (under 10+2 exam system) with minimum 50% marks in aggregate from recognized board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade by NCVT

Age Limit:

  • For General – 15 to 24 years

Upper age is relaxable by:

  • For OBC – up to 3 years
  • For SC/ST -up to 5 years
  • For PWD – up to 10 years

Total Vacancies: 1004 Posts

Discipline Wise Vacancies:

  • Fitter – 490 Posts
  • Welder – 55 Posts
  • Electrician – 248 Posts
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioner Mechanic – 16 Posts
  • Programming and System Administration Assistant (PASSA) – 138 Posts
  • Machinist – 13 Posts
  • Turner – 13 Posts
  • Carpenter – 11 Posts
  • Painter – 18 Posts
  • Stenographer – 02 Posts

Division Wise Vacancies:

Hubballi Division:

  • Fitter – 151 Posts
  • Welder – 05 Posts
  • Electrician – 76 Posts
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioner Mechanic – 16 Posts
  • Programming and System Administration Assistant (PASSA) – 39 Posts

Carriage Repair Workshop, Hubballi:

  • Fitter – 97 Posts
  • Welder – 32 Posts
  • Machinist – 08 Posts
  • Turner – 09 Posts
  • Electrician – 29 Posts
  • Carpenter – 11 Posts
  • Painter – 15 Posts
  • Programming and System Administration Assistant (PASSA) – 16 Posts

Bengaluru Division:

  • Fitter (Diesel Loco Shed) – 37 Posts
  • Electrician (Diesel Loco Shed) – 17 Posts
  • Electrician General – 79 Posts
  • Fitter (Carriage & Wagon) – 117 Posts
  • Programming and System Administration Assistant (PASSA) – 10 Posts
  • Welder – 10 Posts
  • Fitter – 10 Posts

Mysuru Division:

  • Fitter – 60 Posts
  • Welder – 02 Posts
  • Electrician – 43 Posts
  • Programming and System Administration Assistant (PASSA) – 70 Posts
  • Stenographer – 02 Posts

Central Workshop, Mysuru:

  • Fitter – 18 Posts
  • Turner – 04 Posts
  • Machinist – 05 Posts
  • Welder – 06 Posts
  • Electrician – 04 Posts
  • Painter – 03 Posts
  • Programming and System Administration Assistant (PASSA) – 03 Posts

South Western Railway Recruitment 2021 Selection Process:

  • The selection process will be based on  merit list will be prepared on the basis of percentage of marks in 10th with minimum 50% marks and ITI i.e. 50% of aggregate marks both in matriculation and ITI.

Application Fees:

  • For General – Rs.100/-
  • No fee for SC/ST/Women/PWD

Mode Of Payment:

The applicant should pay the fees through online by credit card/debit card/internet banking.

How to apply for South Western Railway Recruitment 2021?

All the interested and eligible candidates can apply through online by using official website of RRC Hubli (www.rrchubli.in) along with required documents from 10 December to 09 January 2021.

For More Details: Click here

To Apply: Click here


South Western Railway Recruitment 2020 for Sports Quota:

Job Role Sports Quota
Qualification 10th/12th/ITI
Total Vacancies 21
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 5,200-20,200/month
Job Location Hubballi
Last Date 28 December 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:



  • 12th passed or its equivalent examination along with desired sports achievement. Educational Qualification must be from Recognized Institutions. OR
  • Matriculation Plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship / ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT along with desired sports achievement (Diploma in Engineering is not considered as an alternative higher qualification. Act Apprenticeship/ITI is the only qualification and no other qualification including Diploma in Engineering is accepted as an alternative qualification on the ground of being a higher qualification in the same line of training). The training period for the selected candidates will be as per extant rules.
  • 10th Standard along with desired sports achievement (In case, the candidates considered on 10th Standard passed qualification to the post of Skilled Artisan, such sports quota appointees will be directed for training for a period of Three Years.

Age Limit(as on 01.01.2021):

  • For General – 18 to 25 years
  • No age relaxation is permissible.

Post Wise Vacancies:

  • Athletics (men) – 03 Posts
  • Athletics (women) – 02 Posts
  • Badminton – 02 Posts
  • Cricket  – 03 Posts
  • Weightlifting – 02 Posts
  • Table Tennis – 01 Post
  • Hockey – 04 Posts
  • Swimming Pool –  02 Posts
  • Golf Men – 02 Posts

Pay Scale: 

  • Level 2/3 of Pay Matrix of VII CPC (PB-1 Rs. 5200-20200 + Grade Pay Rs.1900/2000 in VI CPC)
South Western Railway Recruitment – Selection Process:
  • The selection Will be Based either Written Exam/Interview.

Application fee:

  • For General candidates: Rs.500/-
  • For SC / ST / PWD / Ex-Servicemen / Women / Minorities / Economic Backward Classes: Rs.250/-

How to Apply for South Western Railway Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates can download the application from the official website and submit the filled application form and send the filled application form to the following postal address on or before 28 December 2020.

For More Details & Application Form: Click here

Postal Address:

The Assistant Personnel Officer /HQ & Genl.,
Railway Recruitment Cell,
2nd floor, Old G.M.’s Office Building,
Club Road, Hubballi-580023


South Western Railway Recruitment for Group ‘C’: (Expired)

Job Role Group ‘C’ (Sports Quota)
Qualification 10th/12th/ITI
Total Vacancies 21
Salary Level 2/3 in VII CPC Pay Matrix
Experience Freshers
Job Location Across India
Last Date 28 October 2019

Detailed Eligibility:

Education Qualification:

  • Passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination along with desired sports achievement. Educational qualification must be from Recognized Institutions OR
  • Matriculation Plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship/ ITI approved by NCVT/ SCVT OR
  • In case, the candidates considered on 10th Standard passed qualification to the post of Skilled Artisan, such sports quota appointees will be directed for training for a period of three years

Age Limit (as on 01.01.2020): 18 to 25 years

Sports/ Disciplines Wise Vacancies:

  • Athletics (Men): 4 Posts
  • Athletics (Women): 2 Posts
  • Badminton (Men): 2 Posts
  • Body Building (Men): 1 Post
  • Cricket (Men): 5 Posts
  • Weightlifting (Men): 2 Posts
  • Table Tennis (Men): 1 Post
  • Hockey (Men): 4 Posts
South Western Railway – Selection Process:

Selection is based on the performance during trials, assessment of sports achievements & educational qualification. Candidates who are found fit in trials only will be considered for the next stage

Application Fee:

  • For General/ Others: Rs.500/-
  • For SC/ ST/ Ex-Servicemen/ PWDs/ Women/ Minorities & Economically Backwards Classes: Rs.250/-

Payment Mode: The examination fee should be paid in the form of crossed Indian Postal Order (IPO) only from any post office drawn in favour of Asst. Personnel Officer/ HQ, South Western Railway, Hubballi, payable at Hubballi

How to Apply South Western Railway Recruitment 2019 for Group ‘C’?

All interested and eligible candidates send the duly filled application form along with the required documents and send it to the given postal address on or before 28 October 2019.

For More Details & Application Form: Click here

Postal Address:

The Assistant Personnel Officer/ HQ,
Railway Recruitment Cell,
2nd Floor, Old G.M.’s Office building,
Club Road,
Hubballi – 580 023.

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