Assistant Station Master – How to become an Assistant Station Master?


Assistant Station Master is one of the highest officials in a railway station. They are responsible for supervising every task needed to perform in a railway station. It is their duty to ensure the safe arrival and departure of trains to and from a particular railway station. There many technical and non-technical staffs in a railway station for performing necessary tasks. Assistant Station Master manages these staffs for the efficient functioning of a railway station.

Qualifying Exam

Railway Recruitment Board conducts an examination for recruiting eligible candidates to the position of Assistant Station Master in Indian Railway. Those who have completed their graduation in any discipline can write this exam in order to get into the post of assistant station master. Diploma in Rail Transport and Management from the institute of Rail Transport will be considered as an additional qualification for this job. Necessary training will be given for the candidates who are selected for this job. After that they will be posted on any railway station along with the station master. Sometimes independent charge of a small railway station will be given for the trained candidates.

Who are eligible to apply?

Graduates can only apply for the exam conducted for recruiting candidates to the assistant manager. Graduation can be completed in any discipline as desired by the candidates. Those who have passed plus two or its equivalent examination can pursue graduation in any discipline. Age limit is also specified for this exam which is between eighteen and thirty three years. Interested candidates can pursue diploma course in Rail Transport and Management at the institute of Rail Transport after graduation as this diploma will be considered as an additional qualification.

Key elements in the process

  • Pass plus two
  • Complete graduation in any discipline
  • Qualify Railway Recruitment Board Exam
  • Undergo necessary training
  • Join the assistant station master job

Skills required for an Assistant Station Master

Assistant Station Master should have immense patience to perform their assigned task. Discipline, Punctuality and Commitment are the essential qualities needed for an assistant station master. Good communication skills and computer skills are also required for the assistant station master. They should possess good organizational skills to mange their subordinates.



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37 Responses to “Assistant Station Master – How to become an Assistant Station Master?”

  1. 37

    i do only +2 and 2nd year in BA . Can i apply

  2. 36

    hi sir/madam,
    can a female candidate be a station master?

  3. 35
    Amit singh:

    Where s this traning center

  4. 34

    will pre marks be add in all graduate category exam 2013 in final result

  5. 33

    Dear sir, plz send me asm main exam previous & model papers on my email thank u sir

  6. 32

    SIR I M a commerce graduate can i able to give IRSE EXAM

  7. 31
    praveen kumar m:

    dear sir , please send me ASM stage 2 syllabus & previous question papers on my email id thank you

  8. 30
    sudam sarkar:

    Dear Sir

    please send me ASM main syllabus & previous question papers in my email id

    sudam sarkar

  9. 29

    Dear Sir,
    Please send me ASM stage 2 syllabus & previous ques. papers on my email id.

    Thank you.

  10. 28
    kamal ch. das:

    Please,sent me to main exam syllabus of station master and goods guard under rrb.

  11. 27

    sir, please send me the syllabus for ASM post and previous question papers in my email id..
    please sir..

  12. 26
    sudip rakshit:

    Please give the detail syllebus of ASM main exm

  13. 25
    Nazma khatun:

    what is the syllabus of asm main exam and what book I shall study for that and how can I prepare for asm main exam. please send. answers. in my email id.

  14. 24
    pradeep kumar nigam:

    what I do. my qualification 3rd year by bio

  15. 23

    Dear sir/madam
    i am intersted to work in railway,i have completed computer science and now studying 2nd year MCA.i want to be an employee in railway,so please tell which is the suitable job for me.and what is good job prepration for me.

  16. 22
    Anand kumar:

    i am 28 year old B.A -2nd part
    what is good job prepration for me

  17. 21
    snehasish roy:

    dear sir, plz tell me which railway diploma course i have to done?

  18. 20

    what is the syllabus for assistant station master post how can prepare sir

  19. 19

    sir,i wanna to date the exam for asm plz inform

  20. 18

    sir , what is the syllabus to prepare the RRB ASM post and tell me how to the douneloded to hall my ticket plese tell me sir

  21. 17

    plz tell the syllabus of ASM??

  22. 16

    sir,i wanna to know dat the exam for ASM post which ws held on
    28th of oct is extended or nt becoz upto nw i m nt receiving my
    admit card .sir plz inform me dat exam was held or dat is extended

  23. 15

    hello sir.. i have preparation for selection of assistant station master in plz send me syllabus, question paper patern and model question paper to my email..

  24. 14
    madurai veeran:

    now i m doing degree course… after finishing that, is it compulsory should i do the diploma in rail transport and management.. for asm…. ?
    please reply me sir….

  25. 13
    Manjunath Gaikwad:

    I am a Graduate with Industrial management and want to apply for the post of Assistant Station Master.How can apply? And how to join the diploma course? please assist me..

  26. 12

    i am compleat my graduation in Bsc computers.How to join deploma cource in port dovelopment or rail to get the application form.

  27. 11
    rinkal kumar:

    i want get je/i.t sylabus

  28. 10

    Dear Sir,

    Only just want to know, when requirements vacancy published?


  29. 9

    How to become an railway driver?

  30. 8

    What is the syllabus to prepare RRB Asst.Station master?

  31. 7
    Smita Ramteke:

    Pls informed date of entrance exam of station master of 2012.

  32. 6


  33. 5

    Dear sir/madam
    i am intersted to work in railway job,i have completed diploma in tool&die engineering,if it is any jobshow the details.

  34. 4

    Sir ,
    i hv passed my plus2 in 2009 , now i am pursuing graduation
    ( b. com hons part 2 ) , i hv good computer skills , i want commercial , official jobs in indian railways ,
    pls tell me what to do for this ?

  35. 3
    deependra patel:

    Pls informed date of entrance exam of station master

  36. 2
    mithilesh kumar:

    hi, you can give the opening jobs for manufacturing, banking, services sector,railways for the post of headmaster or acoount post or related with in commerce

  37. 1

    Iam complete BSc MECs(maths,electronics and computer science).
    I want RRB asst.station master job please tell me sir..?