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Recruitment against Sports Quota in Metro Railway Kolkata

Recruitment against Sports Quota in Metro Railway Kolkata

 Jobs in: Metro Railway Kolkata
 Location: West Bengal, Kolkata
 Qualification Level: Higher Secondary/Class-12, ITI/ Diploma

Metro Railway Kolkata is inviting application from the eligible outstanding sportsperson for 06 Sports Quota posts for the year 2018-19. Both Male and Female candidates are eligible to apply. Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF below) along with testimonials. Notice No. MRTS/E 322/26/Sports( Open Advt.) /2018-19. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —




No. of Vacancies: 06 Nos.

Sports discipline wise vacancies:

i) Cricket: 03 posts (Men)
ii) Basketball: 02 posts (Men)
iii) Gymnastics: 01 post (Women)


Educational Qualification: 10th standard and ITI pass OR 12th class (10+2 stage) or above.


Age Limit: Minimum 18 years and Maximum 25 years as on 01/01/2019.


Pay Scale: Rs.5200-20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.1900/- or Rs.2000/-


Sports Eligibility: 
Represented the country in World Cup (Junior/ Senior), World Championship (Junior/ Senior), Asian Games (Senior), Commonwealth Games (Senior).
At least 3rd Position in Commonwealth Championship (Junior/ Senior), Asian Championship / Asia Cup (Junior/ Senior), SAF Games (Senior).
At least 3rd Position in Senior/ Youth/ Junior National Championships.
At least 3rd Position in National Games organized under the aegis of Indian Olympic Association.
At least 3rd Position in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities.
1st Position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior).

All the Championships mentioned above as sports norms for recruitment shall be conducted under the aegis of recognized International/ National/ State Sports Federation and also recognized by the Railway Sports Promotion Board.

Sports achievement in the championship held on 01.04.2016 or afterwards and the sportsperson shall be a currently active player.

For Basketball:
 The sports achievement in the events conducted by Basketball Federation of India or its affiliated units after 26/07/2017 shall be considered for recruitment.

The vacancies are for recruitment against Sports Quota for the year 2018-19. Both Male and Female candidates are eligible to apply.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of candidates will be through Field Trials.

Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Metro Railway Kolkata —


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- for SC, ST, Women, Minorities and EBC) as Examination Fee. Fee can be paid through Indian Postal Order (IPO) drawn in favour of FA&CAO, Metro Railway, Kolkata, payable at GPO, Kolkata.


How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF file below) along with attested copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents

Candidates must also enclose 02 (11″ x 5″) Self-Addressed envelope with the Application Form.

The envelope containing the print-out/enclosures should be superscribed on top with — “APPLICATION FOR SPORTS QUOTA RECRUITMENT -2018-19 IN THE DISCIPLINE OF _________”


Last Date and Address: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures should reach at the following address — The Principal Chief Personnel Officer, Metro Railway / Kolkata, Metro Rail Bhavan (2nd Floor), 33/1, J.L.Nehru road, Kolkata- 700071, on or before 15.01.2019 (25.01.2019 for candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of Jammu & Kashmir State, Lahaul-Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep)


Applications may be sent by Post or may be dropped in the Drop Box placed at the 2nd floor at the above address during office hours except Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement

Official website of Metro Railway Kolkata —

For Advt. & Application form, See following PDF file — SEE DETAILED ADVT.

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