Duration of Diploma/Degree in Engineering course Accepted for open market recruitment to posts on the railways
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, Dated 02/11/2015
The General Manager (P),
All Indian Railways & Production Units,
Chairman/Railway Recruitment Boards.
Subject: Acceptance of Diploma/Degree in Engineering prescribed for open market recruitnent to posts on the railways — Duration of course regarding
Instances have come to notice of this Ministry, wherein, candidates the written examination conducted by Railway Recruitment Boards are producing Diploma/Degree in Engineering of varied duration conducted by various institutions.
The matter has been looked into and it has been decided that henceforth a minimum of three year Diploma course in Engineering and a minimum of four year course in Engineering done after +2 shall only be accepted in addition to Diploma in Engineering obtained from Polytechnics. Instructions contained in Board’s letter No. dated 08.12.2011 still hold good.
Please acknowledge receipt.
Director Estt. (N)-II