Somatirtha Purohit

The Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) South Eastern Railway has issued a notification, calling for applications for apprentice positions. 

The application process is currently underway, and candidates can submit their applications until December 28. 

Individuals interested in applying for these positions can do so online by visiting the official website of South Eastern Railway at or through the provided link

RRC Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 1,785 posts

  • Kharagpur Workshop: 360 posts

  • Signal & Telecom (Workshop)/ Kharagpur: 87 posts

  • Track Machine Workshop/ Kharagpur: 120 posts

  • SSE(Works)/ Engg/ Kharagpur: 28 posts

  • Carriage & Wagon Depot/ Kharagpur: 121 posts

  • Diesel Loco Shed/ Kharagpur: 50 posts

  • Sr.DEE(G)/ Kharagpur: 90 posts

  • TRD Depot/ Electrical/ Kharagpur: 40 posts

  • EMU Shed/ Electrical/ TPKR: 40 posts

  • Electric Loco Shed/ Santragachi: 36 posts

  • Sr.DEE(G)/ Chakradhapur: 93 posts

  • Electric Traction Depot/ Chakradhapur: 30 posts

  • Carriage & Wagon Depot/ Chakradhapur: 65 posts

  • Electric Loco Shed/ TATA: 72 posts

  • Engineering Workshop/ SINI: 100 posts

  • Track Machine Workshop/ SINI: 7 posts

  • SSE(Works)/ Engg/ Chakradhapur: 26 posts

  • Electric Loco Shed/ Bondamunda: 50 posts

  • Diesel Loco Shed/ Bondamunda: 52 posts

  • Sr.DEE(G)/ ADRA: 30 posts

  • Carriage & Wagon Depot/ ADRA: 65 posts

  • Diesel Loco Shed/ BKSC: 33 posts

  • TRD Depot/ Electrical/ ADRA: 30 posts

  • Electric Loco Shed/ BKSC: 31 posts

  • Electric Loco Shed/ ROU: 25 posts

  • SSE(Works)/ Engg/ ADRA: 24 posts

  • Carriage & Wagon Depot/ Ranchi: 30 posts

  • SR.DEE(G)/ Ranchi: 30 posts 

  • TRD Depot/ Electrical/ Ranchi: 10 posts

  • SSE(Works)/Engg/ Ranchi: 10 posts

Educational Qualifications

The minimum educational qualification required is matriculation (Matriculate or 10th class in the 10+2 examination system) from a recognised Board, with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate (excluding additional subjects). 

Additionally, candidates must possess an ITI Pass certificate in the trade for which the apprenticeship is intended, granted by the NCVT/SCVT.

Age Limit

Candidates must be at least 15 years old and should not exceed 24 years of age as of January 1, 2024. 

Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years in case of SC/ST candidates, 3 years in case of OBC candidates and 10 years for Physically Handicapped candidates.

Application Fee

Candidates are required to pay Rs 100 as an application and processing fee. SC/ST/EWS/Divyang (PwBD)/Women candidates are exempted from payment of processing fee.

For mor efetails, check the official notification.