The Railway authority conducts entrance examinations for the recruitment of highly eligible candidates for various openings in the Railway service. Railway entrance examinations are held for the selection of technical and non – technical cadres in railway. The UPSC as well as the Central Government conducts the examinations for the recruitment of the candidates for various posts.
Railway Ticket Checker Exam :
Aspirants who have passed the Railway Ticket Checker’s exam conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board and the Personal Interview thereafter can become Railway Ticket Checkers. Since RRB comes under the Central Government, aspirants can attend the exam in any of the exam centers countrywide. The test is conducted as per the vacancies coming forth in the Railways. The notification for the exam will be published in leading dailies.
Assistant Station Master 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.
Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Exam :
Railway Recruitment Board takes the exam for the individuals who will serve as Loco Pilot. The exam is of both long as well as short answer type and thus huge efforts have to be given on the English.
Special Class Railway Apprentices’ Examination :
In order to appear for this examination, the candidate has to complete the intermediate examination or its equivalent. They should have studied subjects such as Physics and Mathematics or Chemistry and Mathematics. The candidate should hold a minimum of 50% marks for their intermediate examination. The age of the candidate should fall within 17 to 21 years.