RRB ALP Preparation


What is RRB ALP Exam?

Railway Recruitment Board is one of the largest employer of India which recruits a large number of deserving aspirants for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot. Candidates will be selected on the basis of written examination.
Take a tour of syllabus and pattern for RRB ALP Preparation with our Best Online RRB ALP Study material, Ebooks, Video Lectures, Notes etc. and also give a mock test to test youself. To crack the RRB ALP, take the mock tests on daily basis. It will help you to understand the exam pattern in detail. Click here to give free mock Test


Last Updated: Jul 21, 2018 28

    Eligibility Criteria

    The eligibility criteria of RRB ALP post can be categorized in the various section:
    1. Nationality Citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan, Tibetan Refugee migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam.
    2. Age Limit
    RRB ALP Age Limit
    ♦ Minimum Age: 18 years
    ♦ Maximum Age: 30 Years
    RRB ALP Age Relaxation
    ♦ SC/ST: 5 years
    ♦ OBC: 3 years
    ♦ PWD: 10 years
    3. RRB ALP Educational Qualifications

    Assistant Loco Pilot:
    You should have Matriculation / SSLC Plus ITI/ Course Completed Act Apprentices or Diploma/ Degree in Engineering.
    Technicians:
    Matriculation/ SSLC Plus ITI / Course Completed Act Apprentices or 10 + 2 with Physics and Maths or Diploma in Engineering (As Applicable).

    Examination Pattern

    Post Exam Time No. of Questions
    Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician First Stage CBT 60 Minutes 75
    Second Stage CBT - Part A 90 Minutes 100
    Second Stage CBT - Part B 60 Minutes 75
    Computer-Based Aptitude Test - -

    RRB ALP Syllabus

    CBT Stage-I & CBT Stage-II (Part-A)


    Mathematics General Intelligence and Reasoning General Science General Awareness on Current Affairs
    Number system Analogies Physics Science & Technology
    BODMAS Alphabetical and Number Series Chemistry Sports
    Decimals Coding and Decoding Life Sciences Culture
    Fractions Mathematical operations Earth Sciences Personalities
    LCM Relationships Environmental Sciences Economics
    HCF Syllogism Astronomy & Space Technology Politics
    Ratio & Proportion Jumbling Computer & Mobile Technology Geography
    Percentages Venn Diagram Inventions & Discoveries History
    Mensurations Data Interpretation and Sufficiency Nutrition Miscellaneous Topics
    Time & Work Conclusions and Decision making Military Technology
    Time and Distance Similarities and Differences Diseases
    Simple and Compound Interest Analytical Reasoning
    Profit and Loss Classification
    Algebra Directions
    Geometry Statement
    Trigonometry Arguments and Assumptions
    Square root
    Age Calculations
    Calendar & Clock
    Pipes & Cistern
    CBT Stage-II (Part B):-
    Trade Syllabus

    Important Dates

    Event's Important Date's
    Commencement of Online Application for RRB ALP & Technician 3rd February 2018
    Last Date for Applying online for RRB ALP & Technician 31st March 2018
    Last Date for Payment for RRB ALP & Technician 31st March 2018
    Date of Exam for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician From 9th Aug 2018
    Admit Card Download Date for Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician August 2018

    RRB ALP Vacancy

    RRB Name Zone Total No. of Vacancy
    Jammu/Sirinagar NR 189
    Ajmer NWR 852
    Allahabad NCR 3657
    Mumbai CR 1101
    Bhopal WCR 766
    Bhubaneshwar ECOR 455
    Bilaspur SECR 697
    Chandigarh NR 1228
    Chennai SR 429
    Gorakhpur NER 1234
    Guwahati NFR 353
    Kolkata ER 425
    Muzaffarpur ECR 310
    Malda ER 293
    Patna ECR 345
    Ranchi SER 1697
    SBC 435
    Secunderabad SCR 2719
    Siliguri NFR 389
    Thiruvananthapuram SR 99
    Total 17673

    How To Apply?

    To apply for RRB ALP 2018 exam, follow these steps & finish your online registration by following these steps:
    You can register through RRB’s official website.
    You need to pay the Application fee online using a Debit Card / Credit Card / Internet Banking / Cash Cards / Wallets or other online payment methods.
    Make sure you use a valid email ID, which you have to keep active until the final declaration of results.
    Keep a scanned photograph and signature ready as per requirements mentioned in the official notification. You will have to upload these during filling the form.
    Pay the Application Fee.
    Submit the Application Form.
    Take out a Print Out of the Application Form for future reference use.
    Application Fee
    General/OBC – ₹ 500/-
    SC/ST/PWD – ₹ 250/-
    By following these above steps, you can submit your RRB ALP & Technician Application Form successfully

    RRB ALP Admit Card

    RRB ALP Admit card will be released on official website just before 8-10 days of the examination. The exams are scheduled to be conducted during April / May month. Thus, candidates required to bring their admit card in order to attend the exam in the centre. Only the eligible candidates will be offered the call letter.
    How to Download RRB ALP Admit Card 2018?
    Visit RRB ALP Official website.
    Choose the respective region/board, and then click on the download the call letter.
    Fill the registration number and date of birth & click “Submit”.
    Now download call letter & take a print out.

    The result of RRB ALP 2018 exam will be released in August month. Candidates can check the result detail on the official website by logging in with their registration number and DOB Password. The list of selected candidates with marks will be available in PDF format in order to check the result sheet. Candidates who have successfully cleared the exam will be eligible for document verification & medical test.

    RRB ALP Selection Procedure

    The selection procedure of RRB Assistant Loco Pilot 2018 is purely based on the below mentioned phases:

    1. CBT 1
    Duration: 60 Min
    No of Questions: 75

    2. CBT 2
    Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
    No of Questions: 175

    3. Computer Based Aptitude Test (only for ALP)

    4. Document Verification

    RRB ALP Previous Year Cutoff Marks

    How To Prepare?

    Tip's To prepare for the RRB ALP, you must have a proper strategy. Follow these preparation tips: ♦ At first, check the complete syllabus and exam pattern.
    ♦ RRB ALP Exam consists 4 subjects that is General intelligence, quantitative aptitude, General awareness and general science.
    ♦ Find the important topics and make a study plan according to the remaining days and topics you need to prepare.
    ♦ Start with clearing your basic concepts. Refer school books of class 10th and 12th standard.
    ♦ Learn all the important formulas and concepts.
    ♦ For the faster calculation, learn the table, square and cubes which will help you to save time in calculation.
    ♦ Make your short notes for the revision before the exam.
    ♦And the last but most important is practice.
    ♦ Solve previous year papers and sample question papers. give the online mock test in the weekends and analyze your mistakes.

    Practice Paper

    RRB ALP Exam Faq's