Southern railway sports quota recruitment 2021| 21 Vacancies | Download Application Form

Southern railway sports quota recruitment 2021: The Southern Railway has invited applications for the appointment for various positions under the sports quota. According to Employment Notice No. RRC 01/2021 dated 30.10.2021, there are 21 vacancies for positions in Level-2 to Level-5 in the 7th CPC Pay Matrix in the Southern Railway.

The main qualification for the candidature is that you must be an active sportsperson/athlete in some specific sports events. The vacancies are in sports items such as, Athletics (Men & Women), Athletics (Men & Women), Basketball(Men & Women), Cricket (Women), Powerlifting (Men), Swimming (Men), and Volleyball (Men & Women).

The details of age limits, essential sports qualifications, and educational qualifications are explained in the article. Check to read the detailed descriptions, and ensure your eligibility to apply for the posts.

The final selection will be based on your sports qualification, educational qualification, and performance in the trials for the sports events you are claiming to br active.

If you are eligible and interested, you will have to apply through Download the application form and send the completed form along with self-attested copies of all supporting documents to the Railway Recruitment CeII, Chennai (complete address is given below) before the closing date.

Important Dates

Commencement of Rgistration30.10.21
Last date to apply by post30.11.21
Closing date for candidates from the North Eastern States, Sikkim, J&K, Ladak, Parts of HP, Andaman & Nicobar, and Lakshadweep Islands15.12.21
Mode of applicationonline
Southern Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2021

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Southern Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2021 Notification

Here is the summary of notification in respect of Southern Railway Sports quota Recruitment 2021

OrganizationSouth Eastern Railway
Official Website
PostLevel-2to 5
Qualification10+2 pass, Graduation
SalarySee details below
No. of Vacancies21
Place of PostingVarious centers under SR’s jurisdiction
Type of jobPermanent- Sports quota

Southern Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2021 Vacancies

Pay levelNo. of
Level- 4 & 505
Level- 2 & 316

Eligibility Criteria

Sports Qualification

Pay LevelSports Achievements
Level- 4 & 5
  • Represented the Country in Olympic Games (Senior) (Category-‘A’) (OR)
  • At least 3rd position in the World Cup (Junior/Youth/Senior category)/ World Championships (Junior/Senior category)/ Asian Games (Senior Category)/ Commonwealth Games (Senior category)/ Youth Olympics (Category-‘B’)

  • Level- 2 & 3
  • Represented the Country in the World Cup (Junior / Youth / senior category) / World Championships (Junior / Senior Category) / Asian Games (Senior Category) / Common wealth Games (SeniorCategory) / Youth Olympics (Category – B) (OR)

  • At least 3rd position in the Common wealth Championship (Junior/ Senior)/Asian Championship (Junior/senior) / Asia Cup (Junior/senior)/South Asian Federation (Senior)/ USIC (world Railways) championships (senior)/World University Games-(Category-C) (OR)

  • At least 3rd position in Senior/ Youth/ Junior National Championships (OR)

  • At least 3rd Position in National Games organized under the aegis of Indian Olympic Association.(OR)

  • At least 3rd Position in All India Inter-University Championships organized under the Aegis of Association of Indian Universities (OR)

  • (f) First position in Federation Cup Championship (Senior Category).
    • Read the notification for the additional requirements for sports qualification

    Educational Qualification

    Pay LevelQualification
    Level- 2 & 312th Pass (+2 stage)
    Level- 4 & 5Graduation

    Age limit as of 01.01.2022

    • Minimum age: 18 years
    • Maximum age:25 years

    Southern Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2021 Salary

    Level in 7th Pay
    Commission Pay Matrix
    Initial Pay
    Level – 2Rs. 19,900/-
    Level – 3Rs. 21,700/-
    Level – 4Rs. 25,500/-
    Level – 5Rs. 29,200/-

    Selection Process

    • There may be shortlisting of applications based on essential qualification
    • Shortlisted candidates will be called for trails
    • Recruitment will be based on achievements, educational qualification and performance in the trials.
    • The selected camdidates will have to undergo medical examination

    Application Fee

    Name of the PostAmount
    Candidates belonging to SC/ST/EWS/PWD/
    Women/Ex. Servicemen/Minority Community
    All other categoriesRs.500/-
    Mode of PaymentOnline

    How to apply for Southern Railway Sports Quota Recruitment 2021

    Go through the notification and make sure that you fulfill the eligibility. You must have a valid email ID and mobile number. If eligible, you can submit for more than one sports event, by submitting separate applications and fees

    • Visit the official website
    • You will find the tabs of notification and application form
    • Read the notification, and enusre your eligibility
    • Click to dowload the application form
    • Send the completed application form to the given address, along with self-attested documents in support of your:
    • Age
    • Educational Qualification
    • Sports achievements
    • The cover containing the documents should be superscribed with “APPLICATION FOR RECRUITMENT AGAINST SPORTS QUOTA (OPEN ADVERTISEMENT ) FOR THE YEAR 2021-22″


    The Assistant Personnel Officer/Recruitment,
    Railway Recruitment CeII,’
    3rd Floor, No.5, Dr. P.V. CHERIAN CRESENT Road,
    Egmore, Chennai – 600 008

    Important Links

    Notification Application Form


    Southern Railway Chennai has invited applications from sportspersons to incertain events for the appointments of positions in Level-2 to 5 through direct recruitment. The essential educational qualifications and sports qualifications are explained above. The selection will be based on qualifications and your performance in the trials. If eligible, you may apply by post before the last date, i.e., 30.11.21. Southern Railway is headquartered in Chennai. Its jurisdiction includes various railway stations and other railway units spread over Tamil Nadu and parts of Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Pondicherry.


    • How can I apply for RRB 2021?

      There is a Southern railway sports quota recruitment 2021 notification active up to 30.11.2021
      Visit the SR's official website
      Click on Recruitment Against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement) for 2021-22.
      Read the notification carefully and ensure your eligibility.
      Download the application form.
      Complete and send it along with copies of supporting documents by post to the Chennai RRB cell

    • Can a 12th pass get a job in railway?

      Yes, there are various posts suitable for a 12th pass candidate
      But that alone will not be sufficient for jobs of higher cadre
      The current job notification is for Southern railway sports quota recruitment 2021
      You can check the details above
      Perhaps one of the easiest ways to get a job for a 12th pass candidate is to become a sportsperson and participate in sports events at state, national and international levels

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