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DMRC Exam 2021 Eligibility Criteria: Age Limit, Reservation Criteria, and Essential Qualification

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Jun 10, 2021

DMRC eligibility criteria must be checked by aspirants before beginning the application process. DMRC updates vacancies for various posts in its departments; such as Junior Engineer (JE), Assistant Manager (AM), Customer Relations Assistant, Office Assistant, Maintainer, Station Controller, Stenographer, etc.

DMRC exam dates 2021 notifications are released for experienced professionals for various posts from various domains. As such the exam process is also different compared to the entry-level recruitment.

DMRC exam 2021 notification will also be released to recruit engineering graduates, graduates, engineering diplomas, ITI passed, and 12th and 10th pass candidates. In case a candidate has applied for the exam but is found unable to fulfill the criteria, their application is liable for rejection. Hence, it is very important to first gather first-hand knowledge regarding eligibility constraints.

DMRC Eligibility

DMRC Exam 2021 Eligibility Criteria

DMRC has invited application for various higher positions viz.,

  1. Senior Section Engineer (SSE)/ Rolling Stock
  2. Senior Section Engineer (SSE)/ Electric Loco Shed
  3. General Manager
  4. Supervisor
  5. Director
  6. Claims Commissioner
  7. GM Inspection, and
  8. Chief Project Manager

DMRC has released a list of vacancies to meet its immediate requirements. Few positions are on a contractual basis, while a few are on a deputation basis from other government departments and a few are on direct recruitment basis.

As the DMRC selection process is for some urgent requirements in new projects, most of the candidates are experienced professionals. So the essential qualification, experience criteria, and age criteria are mentioned hereof in this table.

Name of Post Experience Criteria Age Criteria
Senior Section Engineer / Rolling Stock Candidates 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 Loco Candidates should possess at least 05 years of experience working on Wheel Press Machine. 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
Director Experience 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 01.04.2021, w.r.t. the date of superannuation External Candidate: 3 years of residual service as of 01.04.2021, 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
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 01/02/2021 is 55 years
Entry Level Exam

DMRC Eligibility Criteria for Entry Level Exam

Last year, DMRC released the official notification for 1493 vacancies for various Executive and Non-Executive posts.

DMRC vacancies 2021 for the posts like Assistant Manager (AM), Junior Engineer (JE), Customer Relations Assistant, Office Assistant, Maintainer, Station Controller, Stenographer, etc. are expected to be released later this year. Aspirants should continue their preparation with DMRC sample practice papers.

Data shows that DMRC eligibility criteria remain the same every year. Candidates can follow this article for more information related to DMRC eligibility criteria for recruitment in various technical and non-technical posts.

Prerequisite Eligibility Condition for DMRC Application 2021

The candidate must be an Indian national to apply for any post offered by DMRC. Candidates belonging to foreign nationalities are not eligible to apply for this exam.

Fresher candidates at entry-level applying for executive or non-executive posts must be more than or equal to 18 years while the maximum age requirement is 28 years.

DMRC Age Limit

DMRC Recruitment 2021: Age Criteria

There are different age limits for different posts offered by DMRC. The candidates have to satisfy the age criteria as per their category. It is advised to check the details of this criterion depending on the post the candidate wishes to apply for. The specifications of DMRC 2020 age criteria can be found below:

Post Code Post Name Age limit (as of 01.12.2019) Post Code Post Name Age limit (as of 01.12.2019)
01-SE/TTO Section Engineer/ Tie Tamper Operator 58-62 years Legal Dy. General Manager 55 Years (maximum age limit)
01-JE/TTO Junior Engineer/ Tie Tamper Operator 58-62 years 01-AGM/E Additional General Manager / Electrical 58-62 years
01/Dy.HoD/ Civil Dy. HOD (Civil) 58-62 years CPA 01 Consultant PA 58 – 62 years
AGM/E/01 Addl. General Manager /Electrical 45 Years (maximum age limit) E01 Assistant Manager (Electrical) 18 to 28 Years
01-SSE/E-RS Sr. Section Engineer Electrical/ Rolling Stock 58-62 years E02 Assistant Manager (Signal & Telecom) 18 to 28 Years
01-SE/E-RS Section Engineer - Electrical/ Rolling Stock 58-62 years E03 Assistant Manager (Electrical) - Vijayawada/ Mumbai/ Noida Gr. Noida 18 to 28 Years
Legal Addl. General Manager 55 Years (maximum age limit) E04 Assistant Manager (Signal & Telecom) - Noida-Gr. Noida 18 to 28 Years
Legal Jt. General Manager 55 Years (maximum age limit) NE01 Junior Engineer (Electrical) - Vijaywada/ Mumbai/ Noida Gr. Noida 18 to 28 Years
Legal Sr. Dy. General Manager 55 Years (maximum age limit) NE02 Junior Engineer (Electronics) - Noida-Gr. Noida 18 to 28 Years
SSE/C/V Senior Section Engineer/ Civil 50 years (maximum age limit) -- -- --

DMRC Recruitment 2021: Age Relaxation Criteria

DMRC will be providing some relaxation in the upper age limit for candidates belonging to reserved categories. This concession will vary according to the category of the candidate. The details can be found 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 1.12.2019 – 3 years / 5 years
DMRC Qualification

DMRC 2021 Academic Qualification

In addition to the abovementioned requirements; the candidate should have the specified educational qualification for DMRC application 2021.

The details of the educational qualifications needed for some important posts under DMRC 2021 are mentioned in this table. The educational requirements may vary according to the post chosen.

Post Name Educational Qualification
Asst. Manager / Finance CA / 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. / Noida Minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in B.E. / B. Tech (Electrical) from a Govt. recognized University / Institute,
A valid GATE 2019 to GATE 2021 score
Asst. Manager (Signal and Telecom) For Noida Gr. / Noida Minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in B.E. / B.Tech (Electronics) from a Govt. recognized University / Institute,
A valid GATE 2019 to GATE 2021 score
Station Controller / Train Operator 3 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 Assistant 3 / 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 / Electrical 3 years Engineering Diploma in Electrical / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute
Jr. Engineer (Electrical) For Vijayawada / Mumbai / Noida Gr. / Noida 3 years Engineering Diploma in Electrical / Equivalent trade from Govt. recognized University / Institute
Jr. Engineer / Electronics 3 years Engineering Diploma in Electronics / Electronics and Communication / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute.
Jr. Engineer (Electronics) For Noida Gr. / Noida 3 years Engineering Diploma in Electronics / Electronics and Communication / equivalent trade from a Govt. recognized University / Institute.
Jr. Engineer / Mechanical 3 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 Assistant B.A. / B.Sc. / B.Com from a Govt. recognized University / Institute
Account Assistant B.Com from a Govt. Recognized University / Institute
Stenographer Graduate in any discipline from a Govt. recognized university
One year course in Office Management and Secretarial Practice or equivalent
Shorthand Speed - 80 wpm/English
Proficiency in shorthand/typing in Hindi desirable
Maintainer – Electrician ITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Maintainer – Fitter ITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Maintainer - Electronic Mechanic ITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Maintainer - Ref and AC Mechanic ITI (NCVT/SCVT) in a specific trade
Medical Exam

DMRC Recruitment Medical Examination 2021

The aspirants of DMRC must also meet the medical fitness standards desired by the corporation. The medical eligibility conditions of DMRC 2021 are as follows:

  • All shortlisted candidates will have to undergo some medical fitness tests.
  • The expenses of the medical examination, taken for the first time, by the candidate, will be paid for by DMRC.
  • In case a candidate seeks an extension for joining or re-examination, then the expenditure for the second time medical examination will be charged by the candidate.
  • Those applicants who have undergone Lasik surgery are not suitable for any posts other than Office Assistant, Account Assistant, and Stenographer.

To be selected for a post in DMRC, the candidate must pass the written exam as well as the medical test. Those who fail to meet the desired fitness level in the prescribed medical test will not be given any alternative employment.

DMRC FAQs

DMRC Exam Eligibility Conditions 2021 FAQs

Ques. “I am an electrical engineering graduate without any experience.” Can I apply for the DMRC exam 2021?

Ans: No.

The DMRC recruitment 2021 is for experienced professionals and as per the project requirement of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation. Therefore candidates must read the eligibility criteria carefully before applying.

Ques. When will DMRC exam notification 2021 be released for entry-level posts for engineering as well as non-engineering graduates?

Ans: DMRC releases exam notifications for entry-level positions every year. Following the previous years’ trends, it is expected that DMRC exam notifications for AM, JE and other non-technical posts will be released later this year.

Ques. “I am a mechanical engineering graduate.” Can I apply for the executive and non-executive posts (technical and non-technical posts) simultaneously?

Ans: Yes.

If you are an engineering graduate; you can apply for engineering and non-engineering posts simultaneously if you satisfy other eligibility criteria. Corollary you will have to pay a separate application fee for each post applied.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


21 Comments
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lakshay sharma
After 10th class pass job dmrc
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diya suresh

For 2020, DMRC has announced 1493 vacancies and for next session, number of posts available will be released with the official website. For most of the vacancies, minimum required qualification is a bachelor’s degree. To know details of vacancies and other eligibilites visit DMRC recruitment 2021.

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muheshraaj
What makes the final cut off list?
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jaya garg

Hi Muheshraaj. The cut off depends on several factors such as- the level of difficulty of the exam, the number of candidates appearing for the test and number of vacancies among others.

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surabhi s
Will the applicants need to send a hard copy of the application form/uploaded documents by post to DMRC?
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jaya garg

Hi Surabhi. Yes, the candidate needs to send the hard copy of Application form along with the relevant documents to the DMRC.

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koyena biswas
Is Dmrc a govt job?
J
jaya garg

Hi Koyena, Delhi metro system is managed by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), a public sector company established by the Government of India and Delhi Government. One can get attractive job opportunities working here. Look at other information here.
 

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sourajit mukherjee
How can I join Dmrc?
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jaya garg

Hi Sourajit. To apply for this job, candidates must be an Indian national, foreign nationalities are not allowed to apply for this exam. The candidates applying for executive or non-executive posts must be more than or equal to 18 years while the upper age limit is 28 years.

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fauzia shahid
Can the age of a candidate be rounded off to the lower limit?
J
jaya garg

Hi Fauzia. No, candidates have to meet the minimum eligibility criteria to get considered for the post.

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lakshay kakkar
What is the candidate information form?
J
jaya garg

Hi Lakshay. All the details must be accurately submitted by the candidates while applying.
Further details related to the application are presented here.
 

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sunny pandey
What is the age limit for DMRC?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sunny. Candidates applying for the executive or non-executive posts must be more than or equal to 18 years while the maximum age requirement is 28 years.
Further details related to the age limit are presented here.
 

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sheetal mamgain
Hi, I've completed BCOM from DU Sol and have exprience of 3 yers in accouting feild. now i m persuing MBA can i Apply for Account Executive Post.
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gurpreet singh

HI Sheetal

Visit on our official website of DMRC Eligibility to know the whole exam criteria. You need to qualify the given eligibility criteria to apply for the exam.

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yuktashree singh
Hi, I’ve done by diploma in electrical and want to apply for the relatable post. Is vacancy going on currently?
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devnath tiwary

Dear Yuktashree Singh

Greetings from Collegedunia. You can apply for DMRC Recruitment 2021 for the JE Electrical post if you have passed a Diploma in Electrical from any recognized Institute or University. For more details, kindly go through this link – DMRC Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria

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shashi
Is btech electronic and communication engineering eligible for junior engineer post..
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aditi arun

Hello Shashi,

Yes, candidates with B.Tech in Electronics and Communication can apply for Junior Engineer- Electronics post. For more details on the eligibility criteria of various posts, visit- DMRC Recruitment Eligibility Criteria.

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sumit yadav
i obc from up can i apply for dmrc reservation allow for outsider
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Sumit, yes, if you come under a certain reserved category, then, you are eligible to claim the benefits under reservation criteria irrespective of you being an outsider.
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anant
I'm applying for the post of JE civil but till now i did not get my diploma..can i apply?
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shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Anant, sorry but you cannot apply for this exam until you have pursued the required academic qualifications for the post concerned.

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shikha
is eee student eligible for assistant manager/electrical in dmrc 2020???
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Shikha, yes, you are eligible for this post but only if you have an experience of 2 years in the relevant field.
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abhishek
Sir I had computer as subject in my class 10th, 12th and in graduation. DO I need computer certificate course then also in DMRC for CRA profile?
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Abhishek, yes, it is necessary to have computer literacy course certificate along with graduation degree to be eligible for this post.
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shubham
Final year vale document section me Kya bhre ya Khali chod de to submit ho jiaga
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Shubham, final students will upload their mark sheet of latest semester.
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gaurav kumar
Graduation post in dmrc
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Gaurav, you can check the posts you are suitable for from the above article.
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manikanta reddy karri
Is btech mechatronics student eligible for junior engineer
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Manikanta, kindly go through the official website of DMRC to know the relevant information.
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sandeep
is BTech elligible or not for JE Electronics Regular in DMRC ???
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garima bansal
Hi Sandeep, Yes btech is eligible for JE Electronics Regular in DMRC
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naveen kumar
What is the eligibility criteria for assistant programmer (RNE06) post in dmrc especially percentage in btech computer science...
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bhawna vedwal
Eligibility Criteria for Assistant Programmer is Candidate passed Three years Engineering Diploma in Computer Science or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Applications (BCA) or Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology (B.Tech) with atleast 60%, viz.B.Sc./IT from a Govt. recognized University/Institute