RITES Recruitment 2024: Latest News, Eligibility, Salary & Vacancies

June 27, 2024

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What is RITES Recruitment 2024?

RITES Recruitment is a competitive exam conducted to select qualified applicants for various departments and offices of the Indian Railways (Rail India Technical And Economic Service). The exam aims to fill vacant positions for various Departments/ Offices under the Ministry of Railways, Indian Government. It, however, does not cover non-technical and clerical roles associated with the railways, or central government. RITES Limited also selects candidates who have scored well enough in the all-India GATE examination.

Latest Updates from RITES

RITES Recruitment Board released a notification regarding Assistant Manager (Finance) with 16 vacancies. Interested candidates can check the official notification and can apply before 29th January 2024.

RITES Recruitment

RITES Limited has released an official notification for specific posts for the current academic session 2024 on its official web portal. This government-owned engineering firm’s recruitment exam is conducted once every year. This entrance exam fills several vacant positions for several branches/entries of the esteemed Indian Railways. These positions include:

  • JGM-CS
  • GM (Electrical)
  • GFM (Mechanical)
  • Consultant for PMU (project monitoring unit)
  • Consultant for DBM (Department of Border Management), MHA
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Engineering professionals on contract
  • Traffic & Transport Engineers (Civil)
  • Economics & Statics (Civil)

RITES Recruitment 2024: Overview

This section covers the essential details related to RITES recruitment, including the name of the organization, the type of the organization and so on.

RITES Recruitment 2024- Exam Summary
OrganizationRail India Technical And Economic Service (body)
Post NameAssistant manager
Exam Date28th April 2024
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeWritten / Online
Recruitment ProcessWritten / Online Examination Personal Interview
Education QualificationGraduation level passed or equivalent from a recognized University.
Note*: Preferred are applicants from an engineering background. Students currently pursuing their graduation are also counted as eligible to apply.
Age LimitThe applicant’s age should not be more than 40 years.
SalaryStarts with INR 40,000/- Monthly
Official websitehttps://www.rites.com

RITES Recruitment Notification 2024


RITES Recruitment Exam Date 2024

Important events for Assistant ManagerDate
RITES Recruitment Notification 20247th April 2024
Registration Start7th April 2024
Registration Ends22nd April 2024
RITES Recruitment Admit Card releaseTo be notified
RITES Recruitment Exam Date28th April 2024
RITES Recruitment Answer KeyTo be notified
RITES Recruitment Result3rd May 2024
RITES Recruitment Personal Interview9th May 2024

RITES Recruitment Vacancy

The Rail India Technical And Economic Service Limited have released the official notification for 72 vacancies for Assistant Managers. In the table below, candidates can check the RITES Limited vacancies for the current academic year.

Graduate ( Engineering )

VC No. PostNo. of Vacancies
 132/24Assistant Manager
16 3 9 4 234
 133/24Assistant Manger
13 2 7 4 28
 134/24Assistance Manager
5 –  2 1 8
135/24Assistant Manager
2 2

RITES Eligibility Criteria

In the latest notices, the RITES Eligibility Criteria were disclosed for various posts for the current academic session. To be qualified for the RITES Recruitment 2024 exam, a candidate must qualify for the eligibility requirements. Here are the three parameters:


The age of the aspiring candidate should be under 40 years of age as of May 2024. This stands as the maximum range of age allowance. This, however, varies with the post one is applying for.

The approx. Admittable age relaxation in the upper limit for different categories is as below:

CategoryAllowed age relaxation
 SC/ ST 5 years
 OBC 3 years
 PwBD + Unreserved 10 years
 PwBD + OBC 13 years
 PwBD + SC/ ST 15 years
 Ex-Servicemen 03 years

Educational Qualification

Those who want to work in RITES Limited as a permanent employee after passing the RITES Recruitment Exam should follow the below-mentioned educational requirements :

Name of the Departmental EngineeringMinimum qualification needed
Civil EngineerA BE degree / a B. Tech degree/ a BSc (Engineering) Degree in Civil Engineering. Experience: minimum of 2 years of working in construction supervision.
Electrical EngineerA BE degree / a B. Tech degree/ a BSc (Engineering) Degree in Electrical/Electrical & Electronics Engineering.
Experience: Minimum 2 years of working in Electrical engineering fields.
Mechanical EngineerA BE degree / a B. Tech degree/ a BSc (Engineering)  Degree in Mechanical/Production/ Industrial/ Automobile Engineering
Experience: a minimum of 2 years in Quality Assurance/production/manufacturing/maintenance & operations.
Diploma Apprentice Engineering Diploma (3 years full-time Engineering Diploma)
Trade Apprentice (ITI Pass) ITI Pass-out (full time)

Applicants need to have procured at least 60% aggregate marks in their graduation level degree. The same has been relaxed to a 50% aggregate mark for candidates applying for the reserved posts.


To live up to the nationality requirements, the applicant must be an Indian citizen or residing in India for a given stipulated period of years.

RITES Recruitment Application

The RITES limited exam conducting board has finished accepting applications after the formal release of the official notification for RITES Recruitment ’2024. Regarding the date, the application process began on the 7th of April 2024 and till the 22nd of April 2024.

Application fees

CategoriesApplication Fees
UR/ General Candidates₹ 600/- + (Govt. Taxes as applicable)
SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen₹ 300/- + (Govt. Taxes as applicable)

Application Steps

The RITES Recruitment 2024 online registration process commenced on the 7th of April 2024 and finished on 22nd of April 2024. The written exam date is out.

Interested and eligible candidates have surely registered for Rail India Technical And Economic Service (RITES) Recruitment through the official website. Applicants can use the steps below to complete the RITES Recruitment exam application.

  • Visit the main webpage as stated.
  • Students have to register themselves. Click on the ‘Register’ button. The registration process can only be completed using a Government-issued photo ID or an Aadhaar card.
  • In the next step, candidates must enter the required details such as educational details, address, personal details, email ID, and phone number.
  • For the students to access important information, they will need to upload scanned copies of relevant documents and set a password for their account.
  • Registered email ID and password should be used to log in to the respective account.
  • Apply for the RITES 2024 exam by clicking on ‘Apply Now.’
  • Students’ information will be collected from their profiles during registration, and they cannot edit it.
  • Applicants can pay the fee through various payment modes available.
  • Candidates must print a physical copy of the same.

RITES Recruitment Admit Card

The admit card for RITES Recruitment ’24 has not yet been given out. The RITES Recruitment Admit Card 2024 will possibly be available about 3-5 days before the exam date which is yet to be formally announced. Those who enrol for the RITES Exam 2024 by the deadline will receive an electronic admissions card, hall ticket, or call letter. This information can be found on the RITES Recruitment portal. The admit card will contain necessary data like Name, Date of Birth, Exam Centre, Registration Number, etc.

To know how to download the RITES Recruitment Admit Card, follow the steps:

Step 1. Visit the official website of @rites.com.

Step 2. On the first display, click on the “ADMIT CARDS” link.

Step 3. A new page will open with links that will redirect you to the regional official websites. Click on your region.

Step 4. Candidates can download the admit card for RITES’24 written examination.

Step 5. Enter your Registration Number/Roll Number followed by your Date of Birth to acquire the admit card.

Step 6. Take a print of the downloaded RITES Recruitment to admit card and keep a hard copy of the hall ticket.

RITES Exam Centres

The RITES Recruitment exam is conducted to select qualified individuals for Permanent Commission (PC) and Short Service Commission (SSC) in various areas of the organization. The RITES exam centres are located in various cities, which candidates must choose when completing the application form. The list of cities is made public along with the announcement.

The Exam centres are assigned based on candidate preferences. The board isn’t likely to entertain any request to alter the exam centre later. Therefore, all the applicants should opt for the exam centres quite carefully. The exam conducting board has the right to cancel the centre and might raise the aspirants to appear for the exam from another exam centre.

For the current academic session, there has been no official notification so far regarding the exam centres for RITES Recruitment ’2024.

Candidates can check the below RITES Recruitment 2022 exam centres to have an overall idea:

Sl. NoCities for RITES Recruitment Exam
3.Delhi / Gurgaon
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RITES Recruitment Exam Pattern

There has been an official notification regarding the RITES Recruitment ’23-2024 exam pattern for the current academic session. One can analyze the RITES Recruitment Exam Pattern to develop a proper understanding. The marks distribution for the written examination and the descriptive test is given below. The RITES Recruitment question paper had 100 questions for a total of 100 marks. It is seen that all sections had a weightage of 20 marks each. Candidates can find the online test’s RITES Recruitment Section Wise Marks Weightage in the table below.

Sl.NoSubjectNo.of QuestionMarks
1English Language2020
3Quantitative Aptitude2020
4General Knowledge2020
5Professional Knowledge2020

Marking Scheme:

  • Each question carries one mark.
  • For every wrong answer. 0.25 marks are deducted.

The weightage of marks distribution parameters of selection in RITES Recruitment shall be as under:

  • Experience – 5%
  • Written Exam – 60%
  • Interview – 35%
  • (Technical & Professional proficiency – 25 %; Personality Communication & Competency – 10%)
  • Total – 100%

RITES Recruitment Syllabus

The syllabus is not updated yet for the written test in the official of RITES. However, it can be estimated by analysing last year’s papers. The paper comprises questions from 5 different subjects. Moreover, these five different subjects are General English, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and concerned post-related subjects. ( Civil, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering. Given below tables comprise common subject-wise topics for the RITES written exam for the engineering posts:

General English

Comprehension passage, Spot the Errors, Antonyms, Idioms, and phrases, Shuffling of sentence parts. Other topics are One-word substations, Shuffling of sentences in a passage, Spellings, Synonyms, Homonyms, Improvement, Cloze Passage, Fill in the blanks, and Detecting Misspell Words.

General Knowledge

Geography, general politics, current events, sports, and games, Indian Constitution, Economic scene, History, Awards and honours, and Culture.

Quantitative Aptitude

Time & Speed, Investment, Pictorial Graph, Statistical Charts, Simplification, Geometry, Bar Graph, Problem on ages, Pie Chart, Data Interpretation. Other topics are Fundamental Arithmetic Operations, Algebra, Number Systems, Trigonometry, Simple and compound Interest, Mensuration, Time and work, Profit and loss, HCF & LCM, Area, and Percentages.


Alphabet Series, Clock and calendars, Visual Memory, Analogies, Decision Making, Judgment, Coding and Decoding, Number Series, Nonverbal series, Blood Relations, Arrangements, Mirror Images, Arithmetical Reasoning, Cubes and Dice, Directions, Problem Solving, Embedded figures, etc, Syllogistic Reasoning, Number Ranking.

Topics of Respective Post’s Subject

Civil Engineer in RITES Recruitment

Bridge Engineering, Hydraulic structures, concrete technology, Fluid Mechanics, Steel Structures, Civil Engineering Materials and Construction, Construction and project, Environment Studies, Estimation, costing as well as specifications, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, PSC structures, Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Hydrology & Water, Reinforced Concrete Structures and Structural Analysis.

Electronic Engineer

Electrical Basics, Instruments, Digital Electronics, Microprocessor, Electrical Measurement and measuring, Control System, Generation, Distribution and transmission of Electrical Power, Network Theory, Electrical Engineering Materials, Analog Circuits/ Electronics.

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanics, Mechanical Measuring Instruments, Engineering Drawing and Design Calculation, Plant Engineering, Manufacturing Processes, Heat and Surface Treatment, Theory of Machine, Product Design, Hydraulics, Metrology and Measurements, Tolerance Limits.

This section provides you with all information about topics that will be covered in the RITES recruitment exam for the candidate who is appearing for this exam in three posts. Moreover, these three posts are Civil Engineer, Electronics Engineer, as well as Mechanical Engineer.

RITES Recruitment Result and Cutoffs

All the examination participants must go through the complete article for additional info regarding the RITES Limited exam.

The results for RITES Recruitment 2024 will be released by the officials once the exam is conducted successfully. Remain conjoined with the current page to receive the latest updates!

RITES Recruitment Results 2024

Candidates can verify their RITES Recruitment exam marks after the release of the written exam’s Scorecard 2024. The total marks acquired by the candidate will be used to determine the candidate’s proceeding to the RITES Recruitment exam’s stage 2.

Following are the given steps to download the RITES Recruitment Result 2024:

  • Go to the official website @rites.com.
  • The home page of RITES Limited will open.
  • Check for the Results section that is visible on the top of the RITES Recruitment board.
  • Check for RITES Recruitment Exam Result 2024. Click on it.
  • To enter the valid credential details of the Registration and Password.
  • Click the submit button.
  • Now RITES Recruitment Exam Result 2024 PDF will be downloaded.
  • Save the PDF for future reference.

RITES Recruitment Cutoffs 2024

The RITES Recruitment cut-off Marks 2024 going to be released by the officials for the candidates soon after the completion of the application process.

Not to be surprised if the next RITES Recruitment exam’s cut-off is lower than the previous ones since it will depend on many factors like how many candidates show up, how challenging the papers are, and also which vacancies remain open.

RITES Recruitment Salary

RITES (Officers) Salary Overview 2024
Pay CommissionGovt. Pay Commission
Pay MatrixDiffers for various posts
AllowancesTransport Hand Area Other allowances (as applicable).

RITES Limited has a wide range of salary structures, starting from around 40,000 per month. Officers of high rank generally earn an amount in the range of Rs. 8-10 lakh.

The perks and beneficial allowances paid to candidates for employment are also quite significant. A careful analysis of the company’s policies reveals the elements of perks, including pay and other benefits, such as office space and leave entitlements.

InstructionalInstructor at Training institutes listed in Govt. letter900-1500
SubmarineQualified Submariner10500-12600
FlyingQualified Aircrew10500-12600
Marine CommandoQualified as MARCO10500-12600
DivingDiver of ships, Clearance Diver I, II & III600-900
Sea DutySailors serving on board ships (While sailing only)3000-5400
Hard AreaSailors posted in Nicobar and Lakshadweep Group of Islands25% of Pay in Pay Band GP+ MSP
CILQMarried sailors not allotted Govt. Married Accommodation2400-8100 (On the basis of Classification of Cities & Rank)
TransportAll Sailors(400-1600) + DA

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What is the RITES Engineer’s in-hand salary at RITES?

The basic pay of an Engineer based on the contract is Rs 19860 with other allowances. This comes out to be Rs 35,152 per month for metro cities.

I have doubts about the recruitment process of the RITES, what should I do?

We advise you to go through the FAQs given on the RITES website under the career section. If your doubt remains unsolved, we will advise you to contact RITES at their official email address

Can last year’s Engineering students with accurate experience apply for this job?

No, the notification methods that the posts need a minimum of 2 years of experience post-completion of a qualifying degree. In addition, it means you should have at least 2 years of working experience in the relevant field after graduation to apply for this jobrectt@rites.com.
You should include the following in the email along with your query:
1.) Registration Number/ Roll No
2.) Vacancy Number
3.) Accurate Email Address that is given in the Application
4.) Name of applying aspirants in capital letters
RITES will not reply to emails missing any of the above-mentioned information or having inaccurate doubts

What should I do if I am facing difficulties with fee payment?

You should wait for 24-48 hours as sometimes in case your money is cut from your bank account. It may take some time to reflect the transaction in the system.

What is the official website of this exam?

The official website of this exam is https://rites.com.