DMRC Recruitment Exam

DMRC Recruitment 2024: Latest News, Exam Dates, Syllabus & More

April 2, 2024

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The Delhi Metro conducts hiring to fill a range of posts, including  Physicians, Deputy General Managers, Chief Project Managers, (DGM), Maintainers, Junior Engineers,  Stenographers, General Managers (GM), Assistant Managers, etc. The largest and busiest metro in India is operated by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC), which is owned equally by the Delhi government and the Centre. Every year, there are a few recruitments because the metro is developing and increasing. Here is where candidates might end up on DMRC Recruitment News.

Delhi Metro 2024 notification is expected to be released soon for a variety of roles. Posts like consultant doctor, general manager, chief architect, executive director, deputy head of department for utilities, etc.

The recruiting process and exam patterns, however, reveal that DMRC may email the candidates for additional consideration following the interview. There is going to be an offline exam for the physical tests in addition to the online testing. DMRC strictly abides by the age restriction; prospective applicants should review the official advertising before submitting their applications. The applicants will receive a summary of the hiring procedure, preparatory advice, and other necessary details in this post. In this article, the top five entries are described in detail.

Latest updates from DMRC Recruitment

  • The DMRC Recruitment released a notification on 20th March 2024 for the requirement of Chief Resident Engineer (CIVIL), at Bhubaneswar on a deputation/ absorption basis.
  • A notification for the year 2024 is expected to be released soon for the positions of Assistant manager (signalling and telecommunication) and junior engineer (signalling and telecommunication), in DMRC, on a direct recruitment/deputation/post-retirement contractual engagement basis.

DMRC Recruitment Highlights

DMRC 2024 – Exam Summary
Post NameSelecting experienced Candidates for DMRC
Exam FrequencyAnnually
Exam LevelNational
Application ModeOffline/Online
Exam ModeOnline/Offline
Recruitment ProcessInterview/ Screening
Age LimitAs per post
Official website

DMRC Recruitment Important Dates

Exam dates are announced at different times for different positions. The dates for DMRC Post-wise Recruitment 2024 Exam will be mentioned once the official notification is out.

(tentative dates)
Last Date of application
(tentative dates)
DMRC Manager/ Assistant ManagerAugust 2024September 2024
DMRC GMJune 20243rd Week of July 2024
DMRC Chief Engineer/ PlanningNovember 20244th Week of December 2024
DMRC Chief ArchitectJune 20242nd week of July
DMRC GM/ Signal and TelecomJune 20243rd Week of July 2024
Consultant DoctorJuly 20242nd week of August 2024

DMRC Vacancies

DMRC vacancies for 2024 are expected to be out soon. You may get a good indication of what to anticipate in 2024 from the previous year’s vacancy.

Post nameNumber of Vacancies
Assistant Manager (S&T)1
Junior Engineer (S&T)1
Consultant Doctor1 (Uttar Pradesh) 1 (Haryana)
General Manager (Electrical/Rolling Stock)1
Dy. Hod / Utility Diversion1
Chief Architect1
Dgm / Geo Technical1
Dy. Hod / Legal1
General Manager/ Executive Director (Property Development/Property Business)1

DMRC Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

The majority of the candidates are seasoned experts because the DMRC selection procedure is for certain urgent necessities for new projects. The necessary qualifications, experience requirements, and age requirements are therefore listed in this table.

Name of PostExperience CriteriaAge Criteria
Manager (S&T)
Graduate, or, Three years Diploma in Electrical, or, Electronics Engg/Electronics & Communication
Engineering/ IT/ Computer Science/ Electronics & Telecommunication Engg/ Electronics, Instrumentation & Control, Instrumentation & Control Engg. / Instrumentation Engg, with
Min. 60% marks/ equivalent CGPA from a Govt. recognized university and institute
For Direct Recruitment
basis Max. 57 Years
For Deputation
basis: Max. 55 years
For PRCE basis: Min. 58years –
Max. 62 years
Junior Engineer (S&T)Three years Diploma, or, higher in Electrical, or, Electronics Engg/ Electronics & Communication
Engineering/ IT/ Computer Science/ Electronics & Telecommunication Engg/ Electronics, Instrumentation & Control, Instrumentation & Control Engg. / Instrumentation Engg, with Min. 60% marks/ equivalent CGPA from a Govt. recognized university and institute
For Direct Recruitment
basis Max. 57 Years
For Deputation
basis: Max. 55 years
For PRCE basis: Min. 58years –
Max. 62 years
Senior Section Engineer / Rolling StockCandidates should possess at least 10 years of experience in Railway workshops in the field of Axle grinding, wheel boring, Disking / un-disking of wheels of Rolling stock, and allied activities. Expertise in handling CNC machines is an essential requirement.PRCE basis: Min. 58 – Max. 61 years Deputation basis: Max. 55 years
Senior Section Engineer / Electric LocoCandidates should possess at least 05 years of experience working on Wheel Press Machines.PRCE basis: Min.58 – Max. 61 years Deputation basis: Max. 55 years
GM (Electrical)The candidate must be an IRSEE officer with more than 25 years total experience including more than 10 years of experience in the field of Railway Electrical Traction & RS maintenance and operation. The incumbent of the post shall be responsible for managing Electrical Rolling Stock procurement from the bid preparation stage to commissioning into revenue service.Age limit of min. 58 years and max. 61 years
Supervisor (Track)The candidates should have work experience in P. Way Cadre.Min 58 years – Max 61 years
DirectorExperience in resource mobilization, project financing, budget, financial control, cash flow management, dealings with international funding agencies, international contract management, including global tenders, project evaluation, taxation, and monitoring of receivables in projects of repute.Age of superannuation – 62 years Internal Candidate: 2 years of residual service as of 01.04.2022, w.r.t. the date of superannuation External Candidate: 3 years of residual service as of 01.04.2022, w.r.t. the date of superannuation.
Claims Commissioner(i) Is or has been, or is qualified to be, a Judge of a High Court; or (ii) Has been a Member of the Indian Legal Service and has held a post in Grade I of that Service; or (iii) Has, for at least three years, held a Civil judicial post carrying a scale of pay which is not less than that of a Joint Secretary to the Government of India.Minimum 55 years – Maximum 63 years
General Manager (Inspection)In any Govt. Organization or PSU including services put in on deputation with a minimum of 10 years experience in the field of inspection of manufacturing of Railway / Metro coaches.Min. – 58 years Max. – 64 years 06 months
General Manager (Executive Director Property Business)The candidates must have 10 years of experience in Contract Management.
Chief Project Manager (Civil)The candidate should have varied experience working in Railways / CPWD / BSNL / Other PSUs / Other Metro Organizations in its Civil / Construction department and should be conversant with functioning in a computerized environment. Hands-on knowledge of various computer applications, relating to the job is desirable, AND The candidates must have worked at least in one project involving Tunnel Construction of Metro Rail / Highway/hydro projects.The maximum Age Limit as of 01/02/2022


The DMRC offers a variety of positions, each with a distinct age requirement. The candidates must meet the age requirements for their category. Depending on the position for which the applicant is applying, it is advisable to review the specifics of this criterion.

Post CodePost NameAge limit (as of 01.12.2023)Post CodePost NameAge limit (as of 01.12.2023)
01-SE/TTOSection Engineer/ Tie Tamper Operator58-62 yearsLegalDy. General Manager55 Years (maximum age limit)
01-JE/TTOJunior Engineer/ Tie Tamper Operator58-62 years01-AGM/EAdditional General Manager / Electrical58-62 years
01/Dy.HoD/ CivilDy. HOD (Civil)58-62 yearsCPA 01Consultant PA58 – 62 years
AGM/E/01Addl. General Manager /Electrical45 Years (maximum age limit)E01Assistant Manager (Electrical)18 to 28 Years
01-SSE/E-RSSr. Section Engineer Electrical/ Rolling Stock58-62 yearsE02Assistant Manager (Signal & Telecom)18 to 28 Years
01-SE/E-RSSection Engineer – Electrical/ Rolling Stock58-62 yearsE03Assistant Manager (Electrical) – Vijayawada/ Mumbai/ Noida Gr. Noida18 to 28 Years
LegalAddl. General Manager55 Years (maximum age limit)E04Assistant Manager (Signal & Telecom) – Noida-Gr. Noida18 to 28 Years
LegalJt. General Manager55 Years (maximum age limit)NE01Junior Engineer (Electrical) – Vijaywada/ Mumbai/ Noida Gr. Noida18 to 28 Years
LegalSr. Dy. General Manager55 Years (maximum age limit)NE02Junior Engineer (Electronics) – Noida-Gr. Noida18 to 28 Years
SSE/C/VSenior Section Engineer/ Civil50 years (maximum age limit)

Age Relaxation Criteria

DMRC will relax the upper age restriction a little for candidates who fall within the protected categories. The type of concession will change depending on the candidate’s category. The information is listed below:

  1. Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST) – 5 years
  2. Other Backward Classes (OBC) – 3 years
  3. Candidates belonging to Jammu and Kashmir – 5 years
  4. Ex-servicemen – 3 years, subject to a maximum age of 40 years.
  5. A Person with Disability (PWD) Unreserved candidates – 10 years
  6. PwD/SC/ST candidates – 15 years
  7. PwD/OBC candidates – 13 years
  8. Existing DMRC employees who have completed at least 3 years/ 5 years continuous service in DMRC as of 1.12.2022 – 3 years / 5 years


The following section lists the specific educational requirements for various significant positions under DMRC 2024. Depending on the position chosen, different educational requirements may apply.

Post NameEducational Qualification
Asst. Manager / FinanceCA / ICWA with a minimum of 50% marks
Post-qualification work experience of one year
Knowledge of SAP / ERP will be preferred
Asst. Manager (Electrical)Minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in B.E. / B. Tech (Electrical) from a Govt. recognized University / Institute,
A valid GATE 2017 or 2020 score
Asst. Manager (Signal and Telecom)Minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in B.E. / B. Tech (Electronics) from a Govt. recognized University / Institute,
A valid GATE 2017 or 2020 score
Asst. Manager (Electrical) For Vijayawada / Mumbai / Noida Gr. / NoidaMinimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in B.E. / B. Tech (Electrical) from a Govt. recognized University / Institute,
A valid GATE 2019 to GATE 2022 score
Asst. Manager (Signal and Telecom) For Noida Gr. / NoidaMinimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in B.E. / B.Tech (Electronics) from a Govt. recognized University / Institute,
A valid GATE 2019 to GATE 2022 score
Station Controller / Train Operator3 years Engineering Diploma in Electrical / Electronic or equivalent, or
BSc Hons. in (Physics / Chemistry / Maths), or,
BSc (Physics / Chemistry / Maths) from a government-recognized University / Institute.
Customer Relations Assistant3 / 4 years Graduation course in any discipline from a Govt. Recognized University
Computer literacy (Certificate in Computer Application Course of a minimum 6 weeks duration)
Jr. Engineer / Electrical3 years Engineering Diploma in Electrical / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute
Jr. Engineer (Electrical) For Vijayawada / Mumbai / Noida Gr. / Noida3 years Engineering Diploma in Electrical / Equivalent trade from Govt. a recognized University / Institute
Jr. Engineer / Electronics3 years Engineering Diploma in Electronics / Electronics and Communication / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute.
Jr. Engineer (Electronics) For Noida Gr. / Noida3 years Engineering Diploma in Electronics / Electronics and Communication / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute.
Jr. Engineer / Mechanical3 years Engineering Diploma in Mechanical / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute
Junior Engineer (Civil)3 years Engineering Diploma in Civil / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute
Office AssistantB.A. / B.Sc. / B.Com from a Govt. recognized University / Institute
Account AssistantB.Com from a Govt. Recognized University / Institute
StenographerGraduate in any discipline from a Govt. recognized university
A one-year course in Office Management and Secretarial Practice or equivalent
Shorthand Speed – 80 wpm/English
Proficiency in shorthand/typing in Hindi is desirable
Maintainer – ElectricianITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Maintainer – FitterITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Maintainer – Electronic MechanicITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Maintainer – Ref and AC MechanicITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade


To be eligible for DMRC 2024 examination, a candidate should be an Indian citizen and should hold all the verified government documents.

DMRC Application Process

Application fees

DMRC Application Fees for Different Categories in 2024 are:

CategoryApplication Fee
GeneralINR 500
Ex-servicemenINR 500
PwDINR 250

Application Steps

The four essential phases in the application procedure for the DMRC Recruitment Test 2024 are registration and application form completion, document uploading, fee payment, and registration slip generation.

Prerequisites for DMRC Registration 2024

While enrolling for the recruitment exam, candidates must have the following information and papers on hand:

  1. An active phone number.
  2. A valid email address.
  3. Scanned copy of a passport-sized picture.
  4. A scanned copy of your signature, together with evidence of your birthdate.
  5. Scanned copy of the caste or category certificate, if any.
  6. Scanned copy of the last semester’s grade sheet or the certificate of qualifying marks.
  7. Information on using a credit/debit card or net banking to pay fees.

The following are the steps for applying for DMRC:

Step 1: DMRC Exam Registration 2024

  1. Click on the ‘Career’ link on the official website
  2. Next, select ‘New Registration’ from the menu.
  3. The screen will show the subsequent window.
  4. Click on submit after entering the post group, your name, phone number, email address, and security pin.
  5. You will get a letter and an SMS containing your enrolled user ID and password.

Step 2: DMRC Application Form 2024

  1. Re-login using your username and password.
  2. You must complete the form by entering your contact information and personal and educational information.
  3. Enter your birthdate, parent’s information, family income, category, current residence, permanent address, highest degree earned, employment history, etc.
  4. Because no form corrections may be made after the final submission, please complete the form carefully.

Step 3: Document uploading

The following documents, in the format required, must be uploaded by candidates. Candidates should be informed that the uploaded documents will be used as a reference during the next stage of the selection process.

DocumentsMaximum SizeFormat
Passport size photograph80 KBJPEG/ JPG
Signature80 KBJPEG/ JPG
Category Certificate (if applicable)1 MBJPEG/ JPG
Date of Birth Proof1 MBJPEG/ JPG
Qualifying Marks Certificate1 MBJPEG/ JPG

Step 4: Payment of application fees

  • Candidates who wish to apply for several positions must pay different fees for each position.
  • The fees do not include transaction costs, which applicants will be responsible for paying.
  • Only debit cards, credit cards, or net banking can be used to pay DMRC application fees online.

DMRC Recruitment Admit Card

The exam’s organising authority recently announced that the DMRC admissions card for 2024 will be made available soon.

Candidates must adhere to the instructions provided for obtaining the admit card:

  1. Visit the DMRC’s official webpage at
  2. Find the appropriate link for the DMRC admission card by selecting the careers tab.
  3. To obtain the DMRC admission card, click the link.
  4. In the login box, enter the user ID and password.
  5. On the screen, the DMRC admission card will appear.
  6. Download the page and print it off for your records.

Details on Admit Card

All of the pertinent information submitted by the applicant at the moment of application will be included on the DMRC test 2024 admit card.

Registration NumberRoll Number
CategoryDate of Birth & Gender
Candidate’s NameFather’s Name
Full AddressPost Applied
Examination Date and TimeExam Center

Exam Centre Details

The DMRC 2024 exam will be conducted in the following cities:

DelhiNCT of Delhi
Uttar PradeshBulandshahr
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DMRC Recruitment Exam Pattern

The detailed exam pattern is shown below in tabular form:

Number of Sections3 [General Awareness, Logical Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, Decision Making / Problem-Solving and Knowledge of the Discipline/ Trade]1 [General English]
Mode of ExamOnline ModeOnline Mode
Number of questions120 questions60 questions
Negative markingYesYes
Medium of testEnglish and HindiEnglish only
DMRC test Duration90 minutes45 minutes
Marking Scheme-1/3 for each wrong marked answer-1/3 for each wrong marked answer
Types of questionsMCQsMCQs

DMRC Recruitment Selection Process

Details on the DMRC selection procedure for various positions are provided in the table.

DMRC PostDMRC Selection Process
Junior Engineer (Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical/ Civil)3 Stages:
Written Exams (2 papers)
Personal Interview Medical examination
Station Controller/ Train Operator and Customer Relations AssistantWriting Test
Psychometric Test
Personal Interview
Medical Examination
MaintainerWritten Test
Medical Examination

DMRC Recruitment Syllabus

The detailed syllabus for Paper 1 and Paper 2 is given below:

Syllabus for Paper 1

SubjectDMRC Exam Syllabus 2024 for Paper-I
General AwarenessBudget and Five Year Plans
Current Affairs (National and International)
Sports Budget and Five Year Plans
Books and Authors
Who are who? Major Financial/Economic
Awards and Honors
Abbreviations & Important Days and more
Science – Inventions and Discoveries
EnglishVocabulary & Grammar
Antonyms & Synonyms and its correct usage
Basics of English
Language Sentence structure
Quantitative AptitudeSimple and Compound Interest.
Time and Work
Unitary Method
Decimal Fractions
Number System
Percentage, Time and Distance
Profit and Loss
Data Interpretation
Mensuration (2D and 3D)
Logical AbilityVerbal: Number & Alphabet
Series Test of Direction
Sense Coding-Decoding
Arithmetical Reasoning Problem on Age Calculation
Blood Relations & Decision Making
Non-Verbal: Series
Mirror Images
Grouping Identical & Embedded Figures

Syllabus for Paper 2

The DMRC exam 2024 (Paper-II) has questions from General English only. So relative questions are asked from:

  • Paragraph Writing.
  • English Comprehension.
  • Writing Essays and Questions on Science & Technology.

Syllabus for Engineering Stream

The following is a full subject-by-subject syllabus for the various engineering streams for the positions of Junior Engineers (JE), Assistant Engineers (AE), Assistant Managers (AM), etc.

Electrical EngineeringNetwork Analysis
Power Electronics & Drives
Electronics Devices
Electromagnetic Theory
Analog and Digital Electronics
Electrical Instrumentation
Power System
Analysis & Control
Utilization of Electrical Energy
Power System Protection
Control Systems
Power Systems
Electrical Machines
Switch Gear and Protection
Electronics EngineeringBasic Electronics/ Power Electronics
Advanced Communications
Circuit Theory/ Digital Electronics
Power Electronics & Drives
Measurement & Instrumentation
Analog Electronics
Industrial Electronics
Microprocessors & Microcontrollers
Digital Communications
Analog Communications
Computer Hardware
Mechanical EngineeringRefrigerator and Air-Conditioning
Manufacturing Process
Pattern Making
Heat Power
Strength Of Materials
Air Compressor
Welding And Allied Processes
Fluid Mechanics And Machines Engineering Mechanics
Machine Tools
Civil EngineeringThe Design of R.C.C. Structure, steel structure, masonry structure
Concrete Technology
Hydrology Engineering
Materials Structural Analysis
Construction Equipment, Planning and Management
The Strength of Materials
Irrigation Engineering
Geotechnical Engineering
Environmental Engineering Estimation and Coating Transportation
Engineering Engineering Drawings

DMRC Results & Cutoffs

The 2024 DMRC results will be made public online on the DMRC’s official website. The names of the applicants who were chosen for the exam will be listed in the DMRC examination 2024 result. A call letter for DMRC Recruiting will thereafter be provided to the chosen candidate.

Below is a description of how to obtain the DMRC exam results:

  • Step 1: Visit the DMRC’s official website.
  • Step 2: The official website will post the results, and anybody can view them by clicking the “career” hyperlink on the home page.
  • Step 3: A screen with the options to click on results or the link that reads “shortlisted applicants for the selection process for the post” will display.
  • Step 4: After clicking, a pdf with the names of the candidates who made the shortlist will open.
  • Step 5: Those who have been chosen for the position and whose names are listed in the pdf file should appear at Metro Bhawan, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi, 110001, at the time specified on the website for the screening procedure.

DMRC Cutoffs 2024

So that they may excel in their preparation, DMRC 2024 candidates must first have information about DMRC cut-off patterns from prior years.

DMRC Junior Engineer (Electrical) Cutoff

The table lists the category-specific cutoff scores for the position of DMRC Junior Engineer in the Electrical department. Papers I and II are included in the 100-point cutoff.

CategoryDMRC JE (Electrical) Cut-off Marks

DMRC 2024 Cutoff for Junior Engineer (Electronics)

CategoryDMRC JE (Electronics) Cut-off Marks

DMRC 2024 Cutoff for Junior Engineer (Environment)

CategoryDMRC JE (Electronics) Cut-off Marks

DMRC 2024 Cutoff for Junior Engineer (Stores)

CategoryDMRC JE (Electronics) Cut-off Marks

DMRC 2024 Cutoff for Junior Engineer (Civil)

CategoryDMRC JE (Civil) Cut-off Marks

DMRC Salary Structure

This chart lists the DMRC salary levels for the monthly compensation each of its officials and workers receives. Employees are also entitled to a variety of benefits and privileges.

DMRC DesignationsDRMC Monthly Salary Pay-scale
Managing DirectorINR 2,00,000-3,70,000/-
DirectorINR 1,80,000-3,40,000/-
Executive DirectorINR 1,50,000-3,00,000/-
General ManagerINR 1,20,000-2,80,000/-
Additional General ManagerINR 1,00,000-2,60,000/-
Joint General ManagerINR 90,000-2,40,000/-
Sr. Deputy General ManagerINR 80,000-2,20,000/-
Deputy General ManagerINR 70,000-2,00,000/-
ManagerINR 60,000-1,80,000/-
Asst. ManagerINR 50,000-1,60,000/-
SSO/CDM/SSEINR 50,000-1,60,000/-
ASE/SE/SDEOINR 46,000-1,45,000/-
SPA/Sr. Asst./TA/SDMINR 40,000-1,25,000/-
Asst./JDM/JEINR 37,000-1,15,000/-
Steno/Asst./JDMINR 35,000-1,10,000/-
Skilled/JA/DEOINR 25,000-80,000/-
SemiskilledINR 20,000-60,000/-
UnskilledINR 16,000-50,000/-

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

What is the minimum qualification required for DMCR Recruitment?

The qualification requirement for each post varies. Whereas, the minimum qualification required is Bachelors of Engineering (B.E.) and Bachelors of Technology (B. Tech.)

Is there any negative marking in the DMRC recruitment paper?

Yes, there is a 0.33 negative marking for each wrong question.

How to apply for a DMRC recruitment?

First, Visit the official website of DMRC. Visit the career page and find the job vacancies list. Second, Click on your desired jobs and get the post advertisement. Following by the application form. At last, download the application form, fill in the details carefully. Last, send the scanned copy of the application form to

Can we apply for two posts simultaneously for Delhi Metro?

Yes, you can apply for two posts simultaneously. As long as you meet the eligibility criteria of any post, you are free to apply. Regardless, the different positions.

How long in advance of the DMRC test in 2024 are applicants permitted to enter the examination room?

For the DMRC 2024 exam, applicants will be given entry 30 minutes before the exam’s start time.

Are applicants needed to mail the organizing body a hard copy of their application form or any previously submitted documents?

No. Participants won’t need to send the necessary paperwork to the authorities via mail or courier; they simply need to upload it online.

What is the application fee for DMRC recruitment?

The application fee for OBC, Gen, EWS and, Ex-servicemen is 500/-. On the other hand, SC/ST and PWD has 250/-