Railway Recruitment 2020: Indian Railway is one of the largest govt sectors which provides a large number of vacancies. They provide an opportunity for all; It means any qualification can apply for Job opportunity in Railways. They conduct recruitment through Railway Recruitment Board is generally known as RRB. There are so many Railway organizations and recruitments organized by other than RRB. For example, the Metro Railway is directly controlled by the state government, and the state has the authority to hire the right candidates. On this page, we discussed current opportunities available in Indian Railway and other Railway units.

Railway Recruitment 2020:

Every year Indian Railway announced Railway Vacancies for ALP ALP-Assistant Loco pilot, JE/SSE-Junior Engineer, Group D-Trackman, Helper-II Etc, NTPC-Non-technical categories & RPF Vacancies. In this RRB NTPC has posts for Non Technical groups. They have positions like Commercial Apprentice, Goods Guard, Traffic Apprentice, Traffic Assistant, Assistant Station Master, etc. Every year RRB Recruit more than 1 Lakhs candidates for Railway Recruitment, and they will be posted across India. For RRB Recruitment updates Candidates can check http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/

Current Railway Opportunities:

  • East Coast Railway has 1216 Trade Apprentice vacancies.ITI candidates can submit the application on or before 6 Jan 2020
  • Southern Railway has apprentice vacancies at Perambur. There are 3529 candidates will be hired for this unit.10th/12th & ITI candidates can submit an application on or before 31 December 2020. Also, they have 21 sports quota vacancies
  • North Eastern Railway has 7484 ACT Apprentice vacancies. All ITI candidates can apply before 26 Dec 2019

Benefits for Railway Employees:

Nowadays a huge number of youngsters showing their interest in joining Indian Railways. Because Railway provides large benefits to their workers while comparing to other organization workers. The few benefits are listed below.

  • Transport: Free Pass to travel across the country in Train. The class or compartment will be their work grade.
  • Secure Employment: There is no recession for Railway employees. They can work upto retire period
  • Salaries: Railway employees get good and salary and also hike in every year
  • Resident: Almost 44 % of Railway employees are stayed in Railway Quarters or place provided by Indian Railway
  • Pension: They will get a good pension
  • Hospital & Medical Facilities: There are many hospitals run by the Railway department, and also they provide insurance for their employees for their treatment

RRB Railway Recruitment Zone Offices:

There are 16 Railway Zones across the country under Indian Railways. They called RRB Zones, and they conduct Railway exams for respective zones.The Zones and Head Office locations are given in below


  • Northern Railway(NR)-Delhi
  • North Eastern Railway(NER)-Gorakhpur
  • Northeast Frontier Railway(NFR)-Guwahati
  • North Central Railway(NCR)-Allahabad
  • North Western Railway(NWR)-Jaipur

South :

  • South Eastern Railway(SER)-Kolkata
  • South Central Railway(SCR)-Secunderabad
  • Southern Railway(SR)-Chennai
  • South Western Railway(SWR)-Hubballi
  • South East Central Railway(SECR)-Bilaspur

Central Railway(CR)-Mumbai


  • West Central Railway(WCR)-Jabalpur
  • Western Railway(WR)-Mumbai


  • Eastern Railway(ER)-Kolkata
  • East Coast Railway(ECoR)-Bhubaneswar
  • East Central Railway(ECR)-Hajipur

Metro Railways:

Kolkata Metro,Delhi Metro,Namma Metro(Bangalore),Rapid Metro(Gurgaon),Mumbai Metro,Jaipur Metro,Chennai Metro,Kochi Metro,Lucknow Metro,Hyderabad Metro

Other Organisation Related to Railway Department:
  • ICF
  • CRIS
  • Rail Wheel Factory
  • Chittaranjan Locomotive Works etc

This page will be updated regularly. Job aspirants can bookmark this page for future reference and know upcoming Job Opportunities in Indian Railways.