Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Recruitment 2021 - Important Dates, Syllabus, Application Form, and Result

DMRC Recruitment

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Ltd., a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi, is among the biggest railway network connectivity. DMC is expanding its connectivity rapidly and is planning to extend its services to all parts of Delhi and NCR region. Hence, for the smooth functioning of the services, it will surely require more manpower. Thus, through the DMRC 2021 recruitment, candidates can expect vacancies for various posts viz. Junior Engineer, Account Assistant, Station Controller, Maintainers, Stenographer Officer Assistant, etc. The applications will be invited separately for separate posts through online mode. The article here covers the eligibility, pattern, syllabus, application process, and other details.


DMRC warns aspirants against fake recruitment offers. The official notice states, “DMRC has not appointed any agent (s) or coaching centre (s) for recruitment on its behalf. All recruitment related notifications are uploaded on DMRC’s official website: only. Public/candidates are advised not to fall prey to claims made by unscrupulous persons/agencies.”

The notice further states, “In case anyone comes across any such unscrupulous persons/agencies, please inform the nearest Police Station, with all possible details, so that appropriate action could be taken by Police.”

DMRC 2021 Recruitment Latest Update - DMRC has concluded the 2020 recruitment for executive and non-executive posts in March 2020. The notifications for the 2021 recruitment can be expected from December 2020 or January 2021.

DMRC Latest Vacancies -

The vacancy details will be announced after the release of official notification


Number of Vacancies

Last date to Apply

General Manager (Operations Planning)

To be notified

To be notified

Technical Assistant (CS Secretariat)

To be notified

To be notified

Court Clerk (Claims Commissioner Officer)

To be notified

To be notified

Executive and Non-Executives in Bridge Construction/Maintenance

To be notified

To be notified

Deputy General Manager (Hindi)

To be notified

To be notified

Assistant Manager (Finance)

To be notified

To be notified

General Manager (Signal & Telecom)

To be notified

To be notified

General Manager (Civil)

To be notified

To be notified

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Detailed notifications for all the above posts are available in the career section of the DMRC official website. The selection on most of these posts is done on the basis of interview and group discussion.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 - Quick Overview

Name of the Examination

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Recruitment Test 2021

Official Website

Exam type

Recruitment, National Level


Once in year

Mode of Exam

Online and Offline (depending upon the post)

For 2020 recruitment, DMRC has announced 1493 vacancies in December 2019. The recruitment notification was released on 14th December 2019 for different executives and non-executive posts.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Important Dates

The tentative schedule for DMRC 2021 recruitment is as follows:

Recruitment Events

Important Dates

Online registration

January 2021

Closing of application submission

March 2021

Last date for fee payment

April 2021

Admit card release date

Two to three weeks before the exam

Exam date

To be announced

Result announcement

To be announced

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

Exam Pattern for DMRC Exams -

We are covering the exam pattern for executive and non-executive posts here.

For Executive Posts

The selection process comprises of 3 stages:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Group Discussion & Personal Interview
  • Medical Examination

For Non-Executive Posts

The selection process comprises of 2 stages:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Medical Examination

The computer-based test will comprise of two papers:


Type of questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Subjects of questions

General Awareness, General Intelligence & Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, Knowledge of trade

Number of questions


Negative marking

Yes, 1/3rd of marks awarded to the question will be deducted for wrong answer

Paper duration

1.5 hours

Language of Paper

Hindi and English


Type of questions

Objective Type Questions

Subjects of questions

General English

Number of questions


Negative marking

Yes, 1/3rd of marks awarded to the question will be deducted for wrong answer

Paper duration

45 minutes

Language of Paper

Hindi and English

Candidates who qualify the Paper-I and Paper-II separately and make it to the merit list will be called for the GD/ Personal Interview round and subsequent Medical Examination.

Group Discussion

In the Group Discussion round, candidates are provided with a topic and they are required to share their point of view on the topic. Candidates are tested on the following skills:

  • Verbal Communication
  • Non-verbal Behaviour
  • Decision Making Skills
  • Cooperation Ability
  • Leadership

Personal Interview

The personal interview round is conducted by the panel of experts. Candidates are asked questions related to their educational qualification, work experience, personal life, hobbies, etc.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus mentioned here is for the computer-based test for the executive and non-execuitve posts.

  • General Awareness

Inventions and discoveries, Famous personalities, Books and authors, First largest, longest in world, Currencies, Languages Music, Statistical Data- world, World Organizations, Abbreviations & Important Days, Trade awareness, Who is who?, Major Financial/Economic News, Solar system, Earth, Prizes and Awards, General Geography, Environment and Pollution, History, Polity, Economics, General Science, National Events, Computer Science, Science and Technology, Sports and recreation and economy.

  • Quantitative Aptitude

Arithmetic, number system, Elementary Mathematics, cube roots, square roots, fractions and decimals, Simplification, HCF and LCM, verification, ratio and proportion, chain rule, average, logarithms, Decimal Fractions, Unitary Method, simple interest, compound interest, profit and loss, percentage, partnership, discount, measurements- areas and volumes, volume and surface of solid, area and perimeter of plane figure, ages, boats and streams, mixture and alligation, clocks and calendars, pipes and cisterns, problems on trains, races and games, work and wages, unitary methods, time and distance.

  • Logical Ability

Analytical reasoning, linear arrangements, direction and distance, verbal analogies, classifications, number and alphabet series, coding and decoding, blood relations, data sufficiency, symbols and notations, data interpretation, syllogisms, logical puzzles, statement and assumptions, statement and conclusions, statements and arguments, symmetry, statements and action, visual ability, non-verbal analogy.

  • General English

Vocabulary, Spelling Errors, Synonyms and antonyms, One word substitution, Idioms and Phrases, Sentence Formation, Formation and Re-arrangement of sentence in paragraph, Cloze Tests, English usage errors, English Comprehension, Inappropriate use of words and Sentence correction, Sentence Formation, Sentence Completion, Sentence Correction, Sentence Improvement, Re-arrangement of words in a sentence, Sentence Reconstruction, spotting error and common errors.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 - Preparation Tips

Candidates must follow proper strategy and time-table for DMRC exam preparation. If you follow a study plan and some good study material, you can make it through the exam. As recruitment is done for different posts in DMRC, here are some common preparation tips for various DMRC posts:

  • Understand the Syllabus and Exam Pattern

First, understand the exam pattern and syllabus of the exam you have applied for. The exam pattern will give you a clear understanding of the exam. Also, referring to the syllabus will save you from studying the irrelevant topics.

  • Make a Time-Table

After understanding the exam pattern and syllabus well, make a time-table accordingly. Set goals for covering topics on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. Do not forget to keep break sessions in-between study hours. Also, study all subjects daily.

  • Get Some Good Study Material

Buy some good books for DMRC preparation. You can easily find books online as well as offline for different posts.

  • Revise

After completing the syllabus, don’t forget to revise what you have studied. Keep 1 month or 15 days time before the exam for revision. Revision is also recommended in between the study plan. For example, after reading some topics for one week, you can set a day for revising what you have studied through the week.

Solve Previous Years’ Question Papers -

Solving previous years’ question papers is the best way for any exam preparation. Previous years’ question papers give an idea about the difficulty level of questions, marking scheme, type of questions, frequently asked topics, etc. Also, solving such question papers help in analysing the preparation level, strength and weaknesses.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Eligibility

The eligibility requirements vary for executive and non-executive posts. Here are the details:

Executive Posts

  • Candidates must have qualified for the GATE exam and secured a minimum of 60% marks in B.E./B.Tech.
  • The age of the candidate must be between 18 to 28 years.

Non-Executive Posts

  • Candidates must have a three years Engineering degree/Diploma. Some posts also require ITI diploma, Graduation (any discipline) or LLB as minimum qualification.
  • The age limit is between 18 to 28 years.

For all the DMRC Recruitment, candidates must be an Indian citizen. Check out the relaxation criteria in age limit in the official notification.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Application Process

The application forms must be filled online only through the official website. Candidates are not required to submit the hard copy of any document/ filled-in application form to DMRC.

  • Go to the DMRC official website.
  • Click on the ‘Careers’ tab.
  • Click on the link to apply for the post.
  • Complete the registration process by providing details asked for, email id, and mobile number.
  • On successful registration, user ID and password will be sent to the registered email ID and password.
  • Log-in and complete the details related to education and other personal details.
  • Upload the required documents (scanned images). The specification for the documents to be uploaded are as under:
    • Photographs must be in JPG/ JPEG format of maximum 80 KB size.
    • Signature image must be in JPG/JPEG format with a maximum 80 KB size.
  • Make the application fee payment. The application fee payment must be paid through credit/debit card or internet banking.
  • Take print of the application form after successful registration.

Application Fee

Candidates belonging to Unreserved and OBC categories (including Ex-Servicemen) are required to pay ₹ 500/- and those belonging to SC/ST/PWD category and Female candidates have to pay ₹ 250/-. Additional banking charges will be paid by the candidates.

Other Details

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Admit Card

The DMRC admit card will be available at the official website two or three weeks before the exam. Candidates can download the same from the official website. No admit card will be sent through the post.

Steps to download DMRC Admit Card 2021

  • Go to the official website.
  • Click on the ‘Careers’ section and click the download admit card link.
  • Enter your log-in details and the admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Download and take a print of the admit card.

Carry the admit card to the examination hall. No candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall without the admit card/ hall ticket.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Result

DMRC recruitment exam 2021 result will be announced within 3 months of the exam. Candidates must visit the official website for checking the result. Here are the steps to download the result:

  • Go to the official website.
  • Click on the ‘Careers’ option to check the results.
  • Click on the link for shortlisted candidates for the relevant post.
  • Search for your roll number in the list.
  • You can take print out of the result for future reference.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 Cut Off

For selection in DMRC, candidates must clear the minimum cut-off prescribed by DMRC. The cut-off is released along with the result at the official website. The cut-off will depend upon the difficulty level of the exam, number of candidates appearing for the exam, vacancies announced, etc.

DMRC Recruitment 2021 - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: When will the DMRC 2021 Recruitment for Executive and Non-Executive posts be released?

A: There is no information on the same yet. However, seeing the past trend the notification for 2021 recruitment might release in 2020.

Q: What is the minimum age limit for DMRC Recruitment Test?

A: The minimum age limit for the test is 18 years.

Q: Is there any relaxation in the upper age limit?

A: Yes, relaxation in the upper age is provided.

Q: If I don’t appear for the exam, can the fee be adjusted towards another exam?

A: No, the application fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Q: What is the application fee for female candidates?

A: The application fee for female candidates is ₹ 250.