South western railway is a combination of Hubli, Bangalore and Mysore divisions of Southern railway. It was set up in 2003 and is headquartered in Hubli.
SWR invites sportspersons for the Group ‘C’ and ‘D’ posts against sports quota in various games. The post are being announced in the games like Athletics, Volley Ball, Hockey, Cricket, Table Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Basketball for Zonal railway Quota. Hockey and Golf for Zonal Headquarter Quota. Cycling for Hubli Division Quota and swimming (water polo) for Bangalore Division Quota are entertained by the authorities.
Total Number of Vacancies:
There are total 22 unreserved posts against zonal railways sports quota announced by the authority including various games.
The last date of submitting the application is 29 January 2013.
The interested candidates must be atleast 10th passed or ITI certificate holder to apply for the post. Besides educational qualification the candidate must be involved in the prescribed games at a recognisable level like representing the country at Olympic games/International championships/ Commonwealth Games/National Championships/Inter-university championship at national level/State level championships.
The age of the applicant must fall between 18 years to 25 years on the 1 January 2013.
The pay band for posts is Rs. 5200-Rs. 20200 with a varying grade pay of 2000/1900/1800 as per game and post.
Application Fee & How to:
The Unreserved and OBC candidates have to pay the examination fee of Rs. 40. The required amount has to be paid in form of Demand Draft and IPO (Indian Postal Order) in favour of respective divisions as follows:-
- CAO and FA, SWR, Hubli payable at Hubli for the Group ‘C’.
- Hubli/Bangalore/Mysore division quota: – Senior DFM payable at Hubli/Bangalore/Mysore for the Group ‘D’.
ST/SC/Ex-servicemen/Female/Minority candidates are exempted from the application fee.
The selection will be made on the basis of analysis of General intelligence, personality sports achievements. The candidates found according to the requirements will be further called.
Mode of Application:
The application mode is offline. Candidates have to submit the application format in his handwriting and to be sent by post.
How to Apply:
The interested candidates have to apply for the post by filling the application format as available with the original notification. The application format has to be filled correctly and completely and duly signed by the applicant. A latest passport sized photograph must be attested and pasted on the application form. Along with the application form attested photocopies of educational certificates, age proof, sports certificates, caste certificates, application fee(in form of IPO or demand draft),1 extra passport size photograph are needed to be send.
The application has to be send to the respective divisional addresses as mentioned in the original notification before January 29, 2013.
For more details go through the original notification given on the link
Or candidates can log on to the www.swr.indianrailways.gov.in.