No of Vacancies : 1689
ONLINE applications are invited from eligible candidates for engagement as Apprentices for imparting training under the Apprentices Act, 1961 in the designated trades at various
Divisions/Workshops/Units in the jurisdiction of Southern Railway.
Engagement of Act Apprentices under Apprentices Act 1961 Notification – 2021
Opening Date of Online Application : 01.06.2021
Date and Time of Closing of the Online Application : 30.6.2021 , till 17.00 Hrs
Minimum Academic /Technical Qualification as per the Apprentices Act, 1961:-
Must have passed 10th class examination under 10 +2 system or its equivalent with
minimum 50% marks in aggregate.
Must have passed ITI Course in relevant trades from a recognized institution.
Must have passed +2 Std under 10 +2 system with Science (Physics, Chemistry & Biology)
for MLT Candidates (Merit list will be based on marks obtained in Std.XII (+2).
Note: Minimum 50% marks in SSLC not applicable for SC/ST/PwBD candidates. Candidates
with higher qualifications viz. Diploma/Degree and Course completed Act Apprentices are not eligible to apply. In respect of ITI quota, they will be trained in which they are in possession of ITI certificate. This notification is purely for giving Apprenticeship Training and not for employment.
Age Limit (as on the date of notification ):-
The candidates should have completed 15 Years of age and should NOT have completed 22
/24 Years for Freshers /Ex-ITI, MLT Respectively.
The upper age limit is relaxable by 3 Years for the OBC candidates, 5 Years for the SC/ST
candidates and 10 Years for the Person with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD).
Processing fee (Non-Refundable)
100/-: Fee (Non-Refundable)100) is to be paid through ONLINE MODE. No fee is required to be paid by SC/ST/PwBD/Women candidates.
Mode of Selection:-
Selection will be on the basis of merit list prepared in respect of all the candidates who
apply against the notification. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of percentage of marks in matriculation (with minimum 50% aggregate marks) + ITI marks in the trade in which Apprenticeship is to be done. The panel will be on the basis of simple average of marks in the matriculation and ITI.
MLT Candidates , the merit list will be based on marks obtained in Std.XII (Science
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