Eastern Railway Recruitment 2018: Apply for 2097 Vacancies

Indian Railways Recruitment

Railway recruitment cell is inviting the application for the various vacant posts in the Eastern railway. Eastern railway has a total 2097 vacancies with it. Here is the detailed information about the eastern railway recruitment 2018.

Important Dates

  • The online application submission for the Eastern Railway recruitment 2018 has been started from October 15, 2018.
  • The last date to submit the online application is November 14, 2018.
  • Candidates can fill the online application for till 5:00 pm on the last day.
  • Candidates can pay the application fee till November 14, 2018.

Fee Details

  • The application fees for the candidates belong to an unreserved category or OBC is 100 rupees.
  • For SC/ST/PWD and female candidates, the applications form of Eastern railway recruitment 2018 in fee of cost.
  • Candidates need to pay the application fee through following ways; debit card, credit card, or net banking.

Eligibility Criteria


  • To apply for eastern railway recruitment 2018 the candidate’s minimum age should be 15 years and maximum age should be 24 years. 1 January 2019 is the cut off date for age calculation.
  • Candidates from reserved category will get the relaxation in the upper age limit according to the rules.

Educational Qualification

  • The candidate must have completed his/her Matriculation or 10th Class in 10+2 examination system with minimum 50% of marks from a recognized board with ITI certification in a related

Medical Fitness

  • Candidate needs to fulfill the minimum requirement of physical fitness. Same will be examined by the railway medical doctor.

Vacancy Details

  • Eastern railway needs total 2907 Trade Apprentice. Here is the requirement details; Howrah 659, Sealdah 526, Malda 204, Asansol 412, Kanchrapara 206, Liluah 204 and Jamalpur 696.
  • These positions will be under the following trades; fitter, welder, diesel mech., painter, carpenter, electrician, wiremen, and lineman etc.

Important Links

Here are the important links related to the Eastern Railway Recruitment 2018.

  • To read or download the online notification for the Eastern Railway recruitment click here.
  • To fill the online application form click here.
  • To reach to the official website of railway click here.

Here we have summed up all the important information about the Eastern Railway recruitment 2018. But it is suggested to the candidates to read the official notification before applying to the mentioned posts.

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