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Assam Rifles Recruitment 2023 | Fill Rifleman/Riflewoman (GD) Posts under Sports Quota

Assam Rifles has invited online applications for 81 posts of Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) under the Sports Quota. This recruitment drive aims to select meritorious sportspersons who have the potential to represent Assam Rifles at national and international levels. This article will provide details about the Assam Rifles Rifleman/Riflewoman Recruitment 2023, including eligibility criteria, the application process, and important dates.

Assam Rifles Recruitment 2023 | Fill Rifleman/Riflewoman (GD) Posts under Sports Quota

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Assam Rifles Rifleman/Riflewoman Recruitment 2023 Overview

Under the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, Assam Rifles is looking for talented individuals to join their ranks through the Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) recruitment drive. The selected candidates will be part of a dynamic team dedicated to safeguarding the nation's security. Now, let's delve into the details of the recruitment process.

Post and Vacancy Details

Assam Rifles has released 81 vacancies for the Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) post under various disciplines. Here's a breakdown of the vacancies:


Vacancy For Male

Football 5

Athletics 12

Rowing 5

Pencak Silat 4

Cross Country 5

Archery 2

Boxing 5

Sepaktakraw 2

Badminton 3

Vacancy For Female

Football 5

Athletics 12

Rowing 5

Pencak Silat 0

Cross Country 7

Archery 2

Boxing 5

Sepaktakraw 0

Badminton 2

Educational Qualification for Assam Rifles Recruitment 2023

To be eligible for the Assam Rifles Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) posts, candidates must have completed Matriculation (10th standard) from a recognized board or institution.

Physical Standards

Candidates applying for the post of Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) should meet the following physical standards:

(i) Male Candidates:

  • Height: 170 cm for general, For ST candidates 162.5 cm

  • Chest (unexpanded): 80 cm, For ST 76 cm

  • Chest (expanded): 85 cm, For ST 81 cm

  • Weight: As per height

(ii) Female Candidates:

  • Height: 157 cm, For ST 150 cm

  • Chest: Not applicable (Not applicable for ST)

  • Weight: As per height

Age Limit

The age limit for the Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) posts is as follows:

  • Minimum Age: 18 years

  • Maximum Age: 28 years

Please note that age relaxation applies to reserved categories as per government rules.

Selection Process

The selection of candidates for the Assam Rifles Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) posts will be based on the following stages:

  • Physical Fitness Test

  • Medical Examination

  • Field Trials

Candidates who clear all the stages successfully will be considered for final selection.

Application Process

Applicants can apply for this job online

Get Full details about The Rifleman/Riflewoman (General Duty) posts through the official website of Assam Rifles ( The online application link will be available soon on the website.

Candidates should carefully follow the instructions provided on the website for filling out the application form.

Application Fee:

  • For General & OBC Candidates: Rs 100/-

  • For SC/ ST/ Female Candidates : NIL

  • Payment Mode: Through Online SBI

After submitting the online application, candidates must keep a printout of the system-generated Registration/Acknowledgement Slip for future reference.

At this stage, there is no need to send any hard copies or documents to Assam Rifles.

For detailed instructions on how to apply online, candidates should refer to the official advertisement, which will be available on the website.

Important Dates

  • Starting Date of Online Application: 01-07-2023

  • Closing Date of Online Application: 30-07-2023

  • Tentative Date for Assam Rifles Sports Quota Rally: 07-08-2023

Important Links

Download official notification of Assam Rifles Recruitment — Click Here

Apply Link – Available Soon


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