RRC Recruitment 2020: Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) Eastern Railway has invited applications from interested and eligible candidates for the Apprentice vacancies. The notification was released on January 27, 2020, for the recruitment of a total of 2792 Apprentices.

Applicants will not have to appear for any exam or interview. Candidates will be selected on the basis of marks obtained in Class 8, Class 10 and ITI, depending upon the requirements.

Vacancy Detail:

Number of vacancies: 2,792

Jamalpur workshop – 684

Howrah division – 659

Sealdah division – 526

Asansol division – 412

Kanchrapara workshop – 206

Liluah workshop – 204

Malda division – 101

Educational Qualification

Candidates looking to apply must have cleared Class 10 or its equivalent with a minimum of 50 percent marks.

RRC Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

  • Opening date of application: February 14, 2020
  • Closing date of application: March 13, 2020
  • Probable date of display of the list of selected candidates: March 30, 2020

Age limit

While the minimum age of candidates must be 15 years old, the maximum age can be 24. For SC/ST candidates, the upper age limit is relaxed five years, for OBC-NCL it is relaxed three years and it is relaxed 10 years for PwBD candidates.


While general category candidates will have to pay a fee of Rs 100; SC, ST, PwBD and female candidates are not required to submit any fee. For more related details, candidates can visit the official site of RRC, ER.

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