Indian Railways hold within itself, a vast plethora of opportunities. One may be absorbed in any of the related fields, depending on the skill-set of the individual. Broadly speaking, the Indian Railways is sub- divided into 9 major zones, each of which comes under the purview of the Railway Board, Ministry of Railways. Along with a fixed salary and a pension after retirement, an employee of the Indian Railways is entitled to a variety of other perks, including free train passes for themselves and their families, accommodation at very minimal prices at railway guesthouses throughout the country, as well as educational and healthcare facilities for their family and children. Owing to these benefits, employees of the railways are successfully able to maintain a good work- life balance.