Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021- 3378 ITI Posts – Important Details

Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021- 3378 Posts Check Eligibility, Selection Process, Educational Qualification, Stipend, Reservation, Application fees and online application process is explained here. Southern Railway invites application for engagement for posts notified for training in the designated Trades under Apprentice Act 1961. Candidates who are eligible and interested to apply and meets all educational and physical eligibility criteria can read the full notification before applying.

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    Important dates – Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021

    Notification No.01/2021
    Number of vacanciesFresher: 172
    Ex-ITI: 3206
    Total: 3378
    Recruiting AgencySouthern Railway
    Start of Online Application01-06-2021
    Last Date of Online Application30-06-2021 (17:00 Hrs.)

    Who can apply for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021?

    Only Candidates from the locations/areas falling within the Geographical Jurisdiction of Southern Railway are eligible to apply for the Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021. The areas/locations under the Geographical Jurisdiction of Southern Railway are:

    • The Whole State of Tamil Nadu
    • The Whole Union Territory of Puducherry
    • The whole State of Kerala
    • Whole Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Islands
    • ONLY the two districts of Andhra Pradesh, namely, SPSR Nellore and Chittoor.
    • ONLY one district of Karnataka, namely, Dakshina Kannada.

    Vacancy Summary

    Vacancy for Freshers: 172

    Location/DivisionSCSTOBCURTotal
    Perambur and Chennai Division1207214080
    GOC workshop, Trichy and Madurai Divisions703153156
    Trivandrum, Palghat and Salem Division and
    Signal & Telecommunication Workshop/Podanur
    0504091836

    Vacancy for Ex-ITI: 3206

    Location/DivisionSCSTOBCURTotal
    Perambur and Chennai Division13267233424856
    GOC workshop, Trichy and Madurai Divisions11236184368700
    Trivandrum, Palghat and Salem Division and
    Signal & Telecommunication Workshop/Podanur
    2481214398421650

    Minimum Educational Qualification

    • Fresher Category:
      • Fitter, Painter & Welder: Candidates should possess 10th Class with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate under 10, +2 System of education or its equivalent.
      • Medical Laboratory Technician (Radiology, Pathology, Cardiology ): Should have passed 12th Class (with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks) under 10+2 system of education with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
    • Ex. ITI Category: 10th Class (minimum of 50% aggregate marks) under 10 +2 System of education and
      • For Fitter, Machinist, MMV, Turner, Diesel Mechanic, Carpenter, Painter, Welder(G&E), Wireman, Advance Welder & R&AC: ITI course in the relevant trade in Government recognized ITI.
      • For Electrician: Science as one of the subjects or its equivalent and ITI course in the relevant trade in Government recognized ITI.
      • For Electronics Mechanic: Science (Physics and Chemistry) and Mathematics or its equivalent and ITI course in the relevant trade in Government recognized ITI
      • For PASAA: National Trade Certificate issued by National Council for Vocational Training in “Computer Operator and ProgrammingAssistant”.
    • Minimum 50% marks in SSLC not applicable for SC/ST/PwBD candidates.
    • Course Completed Act Apprentices, Engineering Graduates and Diploma holders are NOT eligible to apply.

    Application Fees

    Fee payment will have to be made online through a payment gateway as part of the online application process.

    CategoryFees
    SC/ST/PWD/ Female candidatesNIL
    OthersRs. 100/-

    Apprentice Training Period

    for Fresher Category

    Sl No.TradePeriod of Training
    1Welder1 Year 3 months
    2Fitter & Painter2 Years
    3Medical Laboratory Technician (Cardiology ,Radiology & Pathology)1 Year 3 months

    for Ex. ITI Category

    In respect of Ex.ITI candidates, rebate in the duration of training will be given as per the Schedule-I of Apprentices Rules 1992, as amended from time to time.

    Selection Criteria

    The selection will be on the basis of the Merit List prepared in respect of all the eligible candidates who apply against the Notification.

    Age Limit as on 30-06-2021

    • Minimum Age Limit: 15 Years
    • Maximum Age Limit for Freshers: 22 years
    • Maximum Age Limit for Ex-ITI & MLT: 24 Years

    Relaxation in Upper Age

    The upper age limit mentioned above will be relaxed for the following categories:

    CategoryRelaxation in upper age limit
    SC/ST5 Years
    OBC3 Years
    PwD10 Years

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    Southern Railway Apprentice 2021 Salary

    1Fresher’s – X stdRs.6000/- (per month)
    2Fresher’s – 12thstdRs.7000/- (per month)
    3Ex-ITIRs.7000/- (per month)

    How to Apply for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021

    • The candidates should apply through the website www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in
    • Go to News & Updates —> Personnel Branch Information
    • The candidate has to choose only one unit. Candidates applying for more than one will be rejected.
    • Applicants should have an active mobile number and valid e-mail ID while applying.

    Helpline

    In case of any doubt, candidates may call the below helpline numbers for assistance on weekdays from 10.00 AM – 5.00 PM. (Except Sundays and Holidays)

    • 8870093869
    • 044- 26744237
    • 0431- 2490210
    Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021

    Important Links for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021

    Check the Railway Apprentice FAQ here
    Southern Railway Apprentice 2021 Notification PDF
    Southern Railway Apprentice 2021 Apply Online REGISTER | LOGIN
    Southern Railway Recruitment 2021 Official Website

    Latest 10+2 and I.T.I Jobs 2021

    What is the last date of application for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021?

    30-06-2021 (17:00 Hrs.)

    How to apply online for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021?

    The candidates should apply through the website www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in
    Go to News & Updates —> Personnel Branch Information
    Candidate have to choose only one unit. 

    Can engineering graduates apply for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021?

    No. Engineering Graduates and Diploma holders are not eligible to apply.

    How many vacancies are there in Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021?

    The total vacancy is 3378. (Freshers:172 vacancies and Ex. ITI:3206 vacancies)

    What is the age limit for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021?

    The following is the age limit as of 30-06-2021 for the Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2021
    Minimum Age Limit: 15 Years
    Maximum Age Limit for Freshers: 22 years
    Maximum Age Limit for Ex-ITI & MLT: 24 Years