Apply for 2521 Apprentice Vacancy in WC Railway: How to Apply and Other Details

West Central Railway is going to hire 2521 apprentices across various trade categories. The trades for which the recruitment is on are Electrician, Plumber, Welder, Fitter, Stenographer and others.


Interested candidates can visit the official website at to apply for these vacancies from 18 November to 17 December 2022. Below are all the details you will need to successfully participate in this recruitment exercise.

2521 Apprentice Vacancy in WC Railway

Details of Vacancy

Electrician: 458 vacancies

Fitter: 651

Welder: 236

Electronic Mechanic: 141

Computer Operator and Programming Assistant: 141

Plumber: 84

Stenographer (Hindi): 37

Please refer to the official notification for more details. Here is the link Apprrentice Notification 03_2022.pdf

Eligibility Criteria

Must have passed 10th class or equivalent qualifications with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate, from a recognized Board. In addition, you also must possess the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/SCVT.

Age Limit

The cut-off date to determine the age is 17 November 2022

Minimum Age: 15 years

Maximum Age: 24 years

The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years in the case of SC/ST candidates, and 3 years in the case of OBC candidates. For Persons with Benchmark Disability (PwBDs), the upper age limit is relaxed by 10 years (15 years for SC/ST and 13 years for OBC).

Application Fee

For SC/ST/Women/PwBD Applicants: NIL

For General Applicants: Rs 100/-

Selection Process

Selection will be done based on the merit list. The Merit List will be based on average marks obtained in class 10th or equivalent exam plus the aggregate marks obtained in your ITI/Trade.

A separate Merit List will be prepared trade-wise to shortlist candidates against the available number of vacancies in those trades. The next and final round of selection will be Document Verification.

2521 Apprentice Vacancy in WC Railway

Documents Requirement for Applying

Digital copies of passport size Color photograph and Signature

The class 10th mark sheet and certificate

Caste certificate (if applicable)

PwBD certificate (if applicable)ITI certificate & mark sheet issued by NCVT/SCVT

How to Apply for WC Railway 2521 Apprentice Vacancy 2022

Click on the link:

Go to Recruitment->Railway Recruitment Cell->Engagement of Act Apprentices for 2022-23

Direct Application Link:

Training Period & Stipend

The selected candidate will be engaged as apprentices for the period applicable to the designated

trade. They will get a fixed stipend for the training period.

No Hostel accommodation will be provided and selected candidates will have to make their own lodging and food arrangements.

Help Desk

If you are having trouble applying online, or need more details and clarity regarding this vacancy, can call the following helpline numbers from 9 AM to 06 PM (Excluding Public Holidays and Sundays): 08125930726

They can also send emails to

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