Group 'C'

Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017Eastern Railway ERR

17, Netaji Subhas Road (1st Floor),

Fairlie Place,

Kolkata - 700 001

Applications are invited for the posts against Cultural Quota of Eastern Railway for the year 2017-18

Vacancies in Group 'C' Eastern Railway 2017 :

  • Classical Dance (Bharat Natyam) : 01 Post
  • Instrumental Music (Guitar) : 01 Post

Eastern Railway Group 'C' Eligibility 2017 :

  • Experience in the field and performance given on All India Radio/Doordarshan etc.
  • Awards/Prizes won at National Level

Age Limit for Cultural Quota in Group 'C' :

Age Limit in group 'C' should be between 18 to 28 Years

Age Relaxation : OBC - 3 Years,ST/SC - 5 Years

Pay Scale for Cultural Quota 2017 :

Eastern Railway Pay Scale is 5,200 - 20,200/- + GP 1,900/- in PB-I (Corresponding to Level-2 in Pay Matrix of 7th CPC)

Group 'C' Educational Qualification 2017 :

  • Classical Dance (Bharat Natyam) : Passed 12th or its equivalent examination with not less that 50% marks in the aggregate
  • (Not applicable for SC/ST candidates and for the candidates of any category possessing higher qualification)

  • Instrumental Music (Guitar) : Degree/Diploma Certificate in respective discipline only from Govt. recognized University/ Institute

Application Fee for Cultural Quota 2017 :

  • The Candidates have to pay 500 /-
  • 250 /- Only for ST/SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen/women/ Minorities and Economically BackwardClass/ Persons with disability candidates
  • (Minorities : Muslims, Christians, Sikhs,Buddhists, Zorastrian (Parses) and Jains Economically Backward candidate : those whose annual family income is less than 50,000 /-)

  • Payable only in Indian Postal Order (IPO Payable at GPO, Kolkata) drawn in favour of ‘FA & CAO, Eastern Railway Kolkata’

Eastern Railway Application Procedure for Group 'C' :

1. Application in prescribed format & the required copies is to be sent by Ordinary post only

2. Superscribing on the top of the envelop “APPLICATION FOR THE POST IN GROUP-‘C’ CATEGORY AGAINST CULTURAL QUOTA FOR THE YEAR 2017-18”

3. The Application should be send to the below mentioned address

  • The Chief Personnel Officer, Eastern Railway,
  • CPO’s Office, Recruitment Section (1st floor),

    17, Netaji Subhas Road,

    Fairlie Place,

    Kolkata–700 001 OR

  • To be dropped in the box (any working day from 10:00 hrs to 17:30 hrs) kept in the office of above address

4. Last Date for submission of Application : 07th August, 2017 (17.30 hrs)

5. Eastern Railway Official Website  www.er.indianrailways.gov.in

Selection Process for Cultural Quota 2017 :

1. Written Test - 50 marks

  • The written test will consist of objective type question

2. Assessment of talent in the Relevant Field - 100 marks

  • The basis of Practical Demonstration : 35 marks
  • Testimonials/Prizes etc : 15 marks

(Choice of Language for Question Paper : English/Hindi)