Sports Quota (Group C & Group D) Vacancies - Western Railway


Western Railway came into existence in its present form in the year 1951 on the 5th of November by the merger of the central, Boroda and Bombay Indian Railway with other state railways namely Jaipur, Rajputana and Saurashtra.

Recruitment by Western Railway:

Western Railway has invited application from sports personnel for Group C and Group D positions and the details regarding the notification are given below:

Name of the Positions: Group C and Group D posts

Number of Posts: Total number of vacancies is 26, which is divided among Group C and Group D as follows:

Group C – 03

Group C – 09

Group D - 14

Pay Scale: Pay scale for Group C and Group D positions for sports personnel will be as follows:

Group C – Rs.5200-20200 Grade Pay of Rs.2400/2800

Group C – Rs.5200-20200 Grade Pay of Rs.1900/2000

Group D – Rs.5200-20200 Grade Pay of Rs.1800

Eligibility requirements:

Educational qualification: For the first Group C position, candidates must be graduates and for the second Group C and Group D candidates must be minimum SSLC/Matriculate.

Sports Achievements: Since these positions are purely for sports personnel, certain sports achievements must be done by the candidates for each of the above-mentioned positions, for details about the same, candidates can visit the notification page at

Age Requirement: The minimum age requirement for all three positions is 18 years and maximum age limit is 25 years as on the 01st of Jan 2012.

Selection Process:

Candidates fulfilling the eligibility requirements will be called for trail and those who prove to be fit in the trial will only be called for interview.

Examination Fee:

For the first position coming under the grade pay of Rs.2400/2800, the examination fee is Rs.60, while for the other two positions it is Rs.40 and this fee should be paid in the form of postal order drawn in favor of Western Railway Sports Association, Mumbai. Some of the candidates are exempted from payment of fee and for details regarding the same candidates can visit

How to apply:

Application in prescribed format as given in the notification page along with two passport size photographs should be sent to the following address before the 29th of August 2011 by ordinary post in sealed envelope or candidates can also drop the application before the last date in the box provided at the headquarters for this purpose:

Application for Recruitment against Sports Quota for the year 2011-2012

Senior Sports Officer,

Western Railway Sports Association,

Headquarter Office,


Mumbai – 400 020.

Last date to apply receipt of application: 29th of August 2011

For detailed job notification and the sport qualification required for applying to the group C and D positions, candidates can visit the advertisement page at



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8 Responses to “Sports Quota (Group C & Group D) Vacancies - Western Railway”

  1. 8

    how fill application from

  2. 7
    Muzzamil rahmany:

    Whats study to exame D class examination ?

  3. 6
    Marwan Azami:

    I want to write the entrance exam soon pls tell me the information how to write and apply

  4. 5

    i m a stste level fenching player..coming march i have to attend tha all india level fenching match……can i apply this job r not?

  5. 4

    hi, sir.
    now i m doing BE-degree.i want 2 write railway exam.can i write for this year?or when i complete the degree that time only i have to write ah?

  6. 3
    kushal vasunath:

    sports quota is for only national livel or state level or district level

  7. 2
    Jitender kumar:

    jitender kumar father name Jaswant singh, Village-kojinda, Post-mandhana, Teh-Narnaul, Distt-Mohinder garh, State- Haryana, Pin code-123001

  8. 1

    how to get application form