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RRB ALP Notification 2024

RRB released the RRB ALP Detailed Notification 2024 on 19th January 2024 at the official website of the RRB for the recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilots. Candidates can find each detail of the recruitment in the notification. Hence, it is one of the crucial documents for any recruitment. We will have mentioned below the direct link to download the RRB ALP Notification 2024.

RRB ALP Notification 2024 – Overview

Organization

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)

Posts Name

Assistant Loco Pilots 

Vacancies

5696

Category

Railways

Application Mode

Online

Online Registration

20th January to 19th February 2024

Selection Process

CBT ICBT IICBAT (Only for ALP)

RRB ALP Salary

Rs.19,900/-

Official website

https://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

RRB ALP Notification 2024 – Important Dates

Exam Dates are very important for candidates to create an effective preparation strategy. Candidates check the important dates from the table given below.

Events

Exam Dates

Notification Release Date

18th January 2024

Online Registrations Begins

20 January 2024

Online Registrations Ends

19 February 2024

Admit Card Release

To be Announced

Online Exam Start Date

To be Announced

Result Release Date

To be Announced

RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2024

The eligibility criteria for RRB ALP is based on three factors

  • Age
  • Educational Qualification
  • Nationality

The three points are discussed in detail below

 

  • Minimum: 18 years
  • Maximum: 28 years

The age limit criteria will be considered as of 01/07/2024.

The respective candidates have an Age Relaxation as per the Government rules. The candidates claiming age relaxation must have authentic documents in hand issued by the government or respected authority.

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

5 years

OBC

3 years

PwD

10 years

The candidates must fulfill some educational qualifications while applying for the RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment. The required qualifications for the posts are given below in a tabular format.

Post

Educational Qualification

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot

Matriculation / SSLC, ITI from recognized institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Armature and Coil Winder / Electrician / Electronics Mechanic / Fitter / Heat Engine / Instrument Mechanic / Machinist / Mechanic Diesel / Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Millwright Maintenance Mechanic / Mechanic Radio & TV / Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic / Tractor Mechanic / Turner / WiremanOR Matriculation / SSLC, Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trades mentioned above OR 3 years Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Automobile EngineeringORCombination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines from a recognized Institution in lieu of ITI.Candidates with Degree in the Engineering disciplines mentioned above can also apply.

The applicant must be a Citizen of India to apply for the RRB ALP posts.

RRB ALP Notification Application Fees 2024

Category

Application Fee

SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class.
(The fee for these categories shall be refunded after deducting bank charges as applicable, on appearing in First Stage CBT.)

Rs. 250

Others

Rs. 500

RRB ALP Notification 2024 – Vacancy

Post Name

Vacancy

Qualification

Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

5696

ITI/ Diploma/ Degree in Related Field

RRB ALP Vacancies 2024

RRB Regions

Vacancies

Ahmedabad

238

Ajmer

228

Bengaluru

473

Bhopal

284

Bhubaneswar

280

Bilaspur

1316

Chandigarh

66

Chennai

148

Gorakhpur

43

Guwahati

62

Jammu Srinagar

39

Kolkata

345

Malda

217

Mumbai

547

Muzaffarpur

38

Patna

38

Prayagraj

652

Ranchi

153

Secundrabad

758

Siliguri

67

Thiruvananthapuram

70

Total

5696

How to Apply for the RRB ALP Notification 2024 Exam?

Candidates need to follow these steps to apply for the RRB ALP exam:

  1. Visit the official website of the RRB of your region.
  2. Click on the “apply now” option.
  3. Fill in the necessary details like the father’s name, Date of Birth, Phone number, etc.
  4. Verify your phone number and email id through an OTP.
  5. After successful verification, a registration ID will be issued.
  6. Re-login to the website with your Registration ID and password.
  7. Fill in the other details as asked for in the required field.
  8. Upload the scanned copy of your photograph and the signature of the required dimension.
  9. Make the payment or upload your payment details.
  10. Review your application once again and click the submit button.
  11. The application will be displayed on the screen.
  12. Download and take a printout for your reference.

RRB ALP Notification 2024 – Exam Pattern

The RRB ALP exam pattern consists of the following phases

  • CBT Stage- 1
  • CBT Stage- 2 ( Part A and Part B)
  • CBAT (Computer Based Aptitude Test)
  • Document Verification

Subjects

No. of Qs

Marks

Maths

20

20

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

25

General Science

20

20

General Awareness on Current Affairs

10

10

Total

75

75

A total duration of 60 minutes will be allotted to the candidates.

  • The Second Stage of CBT will consist of two parts: Part A and Part B.
  • Part A will have questions on Maths, Reasoning, Basic Science and engineering, and Current affairs.
  • There will be a total of 100 questions to be solved in 90 minutes for Part A whereas Part B will consist of questions on Relevant Discipline/Trade and will have 75 questions to be solved in 60 minutes.
  • Part B will be of qualifying nature only whereas the marks of Part A will decide the progress of the candidates to the next stages of the selection process.

Parts

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

Part A

Maths
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Basic Science & Engineering
General Awareness of Current Affairs

100

90 Mins

Part B

Relevant Trade

75

60 Mins

 

Total

175

2 Hours 30 Mins



RRB ALP Syllabus 2024

The syllabus of CBT Stage-1 and Part A of CBT Stage-2 is as follows:

Subjects

Topics

Maths

Number system
BODMAS
Decimals
Fractions
LCM
HCF
Ratio and Proportion
Percentages
Mensuration
Time and Work
Time and Distance
Simple and Compound Interest
Profit and Loss
Algebra
Geometry and Trigonometry
Elementary Statistics
Square Root
Age Calculations
Calendar & Clock
Pipes & Cistern etc.

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Analogies
Alphabetical and Number Series
Coding and Decoding
Mathematical operations
Relationships
Syllogism
Jumbling
Venn Diagram
Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
Conclusions and Decision-Making
Similarities and Differences
Analytical Reasoning
Classification
Directions
Statement-Arguments and Assumptions etc

General Science

The syllabus covers Physics, Chemistry, and Life Sciences of Class 10 standard 

General Awareness of Current Affairs

Science & Technology
Sports
Culture
Personalities
Economics
Politics and other subjects of importance.

Basic Science and Engineering

The broad topics that are covered under this shall be Engineering Drawing.
Projections
Views
Drawing Instruments
Lines
Geometric figures
Symbolic Representation
Units
Measurements
Mass Weight and Density
Work, Power, and Energy
Speed and Velocity
Heat and Temperature
Basic Electricity
Levers and Simple Machines
Occupational Safety and Health
Environment Education
IT Literacy, etc.

RRB ALP Notification 2024 – Salary

The Railway Recruitment Board provides different salaries to loco pilots depending on their departments. We have mentioned below the detailed salary.

35,000/-

Posts

Salary Range

Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 35,000/-

Loco Pilot (Goods)

Rs. 40,000 to Rs. 56,000/-

Loco Pilot (Mail)

Rs. 60,000 to Rs. 78,000/-

Shunting Loco Pilot

Rs. 28,000 to Rs. 38,000/-

Loco Pilot Passenger (Passenger)

Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 66,000/-

Loco Pilot (High Speed)

Rs. 77,000 to Rs. 88,000/-

Senior Section Engineer

Rs. 17,140/-

Traffic Apprentice

Rs. 13,500/-

Technician Grade 3

Rs. 7,730/-

Technician Grade 2

Rs. 9,910/-

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