RRB ALP 2018-2019 – Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) will upload RRB ALP 2019 answer key for Stage 2 today on February 18, 2019. It will be released online and user id with date of birth will be needed to download it. From the answer key of RRB ALP CBT 2, the candidates can calculate marks in the exam. The actual score, with the merit list of RRB ALP 2019 is expected to release in March 2019. As per the result of CBT 2, the aspirants of Loco Pilot will be called for Aptitude Test, followed by Document Verification. Whereas, the Technicians will be directly called for Document Verification. RRB ALP Recruitment is open for 64371 posts, out of which 27795 vacancies are for Loco Pilot and 36576 are for Technician. Check details on RRB ALP 2018-19 dates, syllabus, exam pattern, selection, and more from here.

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RRB ALP Exam Dates 2018

Nearly 48 lakh candidates applied for RRB ALP / Technician Recruitment. Those who qualified for RRB ALP Stage 1 were called for Stage 2 CBT. The CBT 2 was held from January 21 to 23 but for candidates who were not able to give exam due to technical errors, the exam was held again at February 8. The candidates can check all the important dates for Loco Pilot Recruitment 2018 from the table below.

RRB ALP 2018 Dates
CEN 01/2018 notification released on 02 Feb 2018
Online form is available from 03 Feb 2018 to 31 Mar 2018
Exam city, date, and session 26 Jul 2018
Travel authority for SC / ST candidates 26 Jul 2018
RRB ALP CBT 1 Admit Card 4 days prior to the exam
First stage CBT for ALP and Technician 09, 10, 13, 14, 17, 21, 29, 30, and 31 Aug 2018
RRB ALP 2018 answer key available 14 to 18 Sep 2018 and 21 to 25 Sep 2018
Selection of RRB 22 Sep to 01 Oct 2018
Declaration of the revised result of first stage CBT 20 Dec 2018
CBT 2 exam date and city releasing on 09 Jan 2019
RRB ALP CBT 2 Admit Card 17 Jan 2019
RRB ALP CBT 2 Exam Date 21 to 23 Jan 2019
2nd Stage Answer Key Release Date Feb 2019
Objection can be raised from Feb 2019
2nd Stage Result Date Feb / Mar 2019
Aptitude test for ALP To be announced

RRB ALP CBT 2 Answer Key

RRB ALP CBT 2 Official Answer Key is released on the official website of different RRBs. This Answer Key is also the response sheet, where candidates can also check how many answers they marked correctly. Through the Answer Key and Response sheet, a candidates can calculate the raw score in the exam. Apart from the Response sheet, the facility of objection is also provided to a candidate, using which, the candidates can point out the discrepancy in the Answer Key.

RRB ALP Admit Card for Stage 2

The RRB ALP Admit Card is available from January 17 on the official website of RRB. A candidate can download the Admit Card by entering the Registration Number and Date of Birth. The Admit Card contains basic details like name of a candidate, date of birth, exam venue, shift, etc. A candidate can’t take the RRB ALP Stage 2 CBT without the Admit Card. A candidate should bring a clear printout of the Admit Card and must leave some space for the Self-declaration, left thumb impression and signature, these activities must be done under the presence of an invigilator. Along with the Admit Card, a candidate must also bring a valid ID proof and a photograph.

List of acceptable ID Proof

  • Voter’s Id Card
  • PAN Card
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Driving license
  • Passport

RRB ALP CBT 2 Dates

The notice for the RRB ALP CBT 2 Dates is given below

RRB ALP CBT Fee Refund

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is refunding the application fee of those candidates who appeared for CBT 1. The process for fee refund has started and the candidates will be getting the below provided amount:

  • SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWD / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically Backward Class candidates are getting – Rs. 250
  • General and rest of the candidates are getting back – Rs. 500

Fee Refund Failed? Update Details – If the fee refund has failed then the candidates need not worry. You can now update your bank details from the link below:

RRB ALP Stage 2 Pattern, Syllabus, Cut Off

Candidates can check all the important details about RRB ALP CBT 2 from here.

RRB ALP 2018 2nd Stage CBT Exam Pattern

Stage two of the RRB ALP 2018 Recruitment exam is divided into two parts. Part A and Part B. Part A marks are used for merit preparation, while part B is another qualifying examination.

A quick look at the RRB ALP CBT 2, Part A and B is as follows:

Particulars Part A Part B
Duration 90 minutes 60 minutes
Number of Questions 100 MCQs 75 MCQs
Minimum Qualifying Marks Gen: 40%
OBC / SC: 30%
ST:25%
35% for all category
Type of Exam Score is used for Merit Preparation Qualifying Exam

Part A

This examination is most important part of RRB ALP CEN & Technician 01/2018 as its score are considered for final merit list preparation. The distribution of question and answers in RRB ALP CBT 2 2018 is as follows:

Section Number of Question Marks Per Section
Mathematics 25 25
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25
Basic Science and Engineering 40 40
General Awareness and Current affairs 10 10
Total 100 100

Part B

This examination is also known as trade test and is qualifying in nature. All candidate need to score a minimum number of marks in order to be eligible for next stage. Few important points to know are:

  • Duration of the exam will be 60 minutes but PwD candidates will get 80 minutes.
  • Questions will be from the trade syllabus by DGET.

RRB ALP Technician Syllabus 2018 for Stage 2

Mathematics: 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.

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.

General Awareness on Current Affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.

RRB ALP Technician Trade Syllabus

The trade syllabus can be obtained from here or from the DGET website.

RRB ALP Stage 2 Cut Off

The cut off for RRB ALP CBT 2 Part A is as follows:

  • UR category –  40%
  • OBC category – 30%
  • SC category – 30%
  • ST category – 25%

The cut off for RRB ALP CBT 2 Part B is as follows:

  • Candidates need to score 35% marks to qualify the exam.

RRB ALP 2018 Aptitude Test

Aptitude Test if the only application for those students who have opted for the post of ALP only or both ALP & Technician posts. RRB ALP 2018 Recruitment Aptitude Test marks will be considered for final merit list preparation for ALP Posts. Candidates are advised to visit websites of RDSO for question patterns and other details of Aptitude Test.

RRB ALP Technician Aptitude Test Syllabus

In the aptitude test, there is a test battery that has five or six tests as per the post. A group of candidates takes the test at once. They mark answers in OMR sheets. Components of test battery are

  • Memory test
  • Follow directions test
  • Depth perception test
  • Concentration test
  • Perceptual speed test

RRB ALP & Technician CBT 1 Exam Details

First stage if for all candidates. It is just screening examination and you need to clear this examination in order to be eligible for the next stage.

Duration 60 Minutes
Number of Questions 75
Types of Question Objective Type MCQ
Minimum Qualifying Marks Gen: 40%; OBC / SC: 30% and ST:25%
Type of Exam Qualifying Exam

RRB ALP CEN 01/2018 Syllabus

Syllabus of RRB ALP Recruitment 2018 is given here for exam preparation. Candidates can get the railway recruitment syllabus from this page.

RRB ALP Technician Syllabus 2018 for Stage 1

Mathematics: 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 RRB ALP Technician Syllabus 2018  under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level. You can check CBSE Class 10 Science Syllabus for the same. Also you can check NCERT Books of Class 10.

General awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance.

RRB ALP Question Paper 2018 & Answer Key

The question paper of RRB ALP examination has been provided by the Railway Recruitment Board. Click Here to view CBT 1 exam question paper with answers.

RRB ALP Result 2018 – Score

RRB ALP Revised Score 2018 can be checked from the login, by entering user id and password. Click the link below to access the login.

  • Result: Click Here to check RRB ALP Revised Result 2018.

RRB ALP Result 2018 – Merit List

The merit list of RRB ALP 2018 is released as pdf. Every RRB uploads the merit list at it’s official website. To check it, candidates need to choose their RRB and then scroll for the PDF. Use the links below.

Railway Recruitment Board Details
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RRB Bhubhaneshwar 2018 Click Here
RRB Bilaspur 2018 Click Here
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RRB Guwahati 2018 Click Here
RRB Jammu Srinagar 2018 Click Here
RRB Kolkata 2018 Click Here
RRB Malda 2018 Click Here
RRB Mumbai 2018 Click Here
RRB Muzaffarpur 2018 Click Here
RRB Patna 2018 Click Here
RRB Ranchi 2018 Click Here
RRB Secunderabad 2018 Click Here
RRB Siliguri 2018 Click Here
RRB Thiruvanthapuram 2018 Click Here

RRB ALP Cut Off 2018 for Stage 1

RRB wise cut offs for rrb alp computer based exam stage 1 are given below:

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RRB ALP Result Cancelled

Railway Recruitment Board had to cancel the result of RRB ALP. The Board announced it on November 02 but soon the result was scrapped. The Board took such decision because there were certain irregularity in the answer key which were not corrected during the result preparation. Hence, the announced result was not accurate. Soon the Board realized the error and corrected it by taking down the result.

RRB ALP Revised Result Notice by RRB Ranchi

RRB ALP 2018 Vacancies

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has increased RRB ALP and Technician vacancies from 26502 to 64371. Earlier, the recruitment was open for 17673 ALP and 8829 Technician posts. However, now the total vacancies for Loco Pilot and Technician is 27795 and 36576, respectively.

The number of vacancies for RRB ALP and Technician Recruitment 2018 has been increased. The new and old number of vacancies can be checked from the table below.

Post New Number of Vacancies Number of Vacancies Earlier
Assistant Loco Pilot 27795 17673
Various Posts of Technicians 36576 8829
Total 64371 26502

Who is an Assistant Loco Pilot?

An Assistant Loco Pilot is the one who assists a Loco Pilot in driving or piloting the train. This includes calling out signal as soon as he sees someone, fine tune the Loco, attend small repairs of the Loco.

Requirement

Assistant loco pilot should be always alert on duty and responsive. The responsive nature of a person who wishes to work as an ALP is tested in the aptitude test conducted by Railway Recruitment Board.

Scope

After becoming ALP, the next promotion leads to being Sr ALP, and then LP. LPs can write exams for various positions like loco foreman, loco supervisor, crew controller, power controller which have the benefit of getting running allowance without actually running.

Salary of Assistant Loco Pilot

  • Pay: Rs 19900

Candidates who appear for ALP undergo computer based tests, aptitude test, document verification. Those who appear for Technician undergo computer based exam and document verification.

You should start studying for the RRB ALP 2018 if your aim is to crack it in single attempt. Otherwise you will have to wait for 2-3 years as these recruitments happen at a gap of 2-3 years.

RRB ALP 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should satisfy themselves that they fulfill all the RRB ALP & Technician Eligibility Norms including Age LimitsEducation Qualifications and Medical Standards. Eligibility criteria is as follows.

RRB ALP CEN 01/2018 Age limit

Candidate should be between 18 to 30 years old as on 1 July 2018.

RRB ALP 2018 Eligibility Category Lower Limit of Date of Birth Upper Limit of Date of Birth
UR 01 Jul 2000 02 Jul 1988
OBC 02 Jul 1985
SC / ST 02 Jul 1983

Age relaxation will be as per notification.

RRB ALP & Technician 2018 Age Criteria

In short, to satisfy lower age limit, for all candidates, their date of birth should not be later than 01 July 2000. Now coming to upper age limit, for UR candidates, DOB should not be earlier than 02 July 1988. For OBC NCL, it should be not earlier than 02 July 1985. Similarly for SC/ST DOB should not be earlier than 02 July 1983. Other category candidates may please calculate it as per above table.

As can be seen, you are eligible for age relaxation if you are in any of the categories. However please make sure that you have documents to support category claim.

RRB ALP CEN 01/2018 Educational qualification

For Assistant Loco Pilot: You should be matriculation / SSLC plus ITI / Course completed ACT apprentices OR Diploma / degree in engineering.

For Technicians: You should be matriculation / SSLC plus ITI / Course completed ACT apprentices OR 10+2 with Physics and Maths OR Diploma in engineering.

Government job aspirants, especially those who wish to work in Indian Railways, can take view other articles of of RRB ALP 2018 from below given links.

Medical standards

Medical standards are very important for assistant loco pilot posts. Especially factors like eyesight are critical. Make sure that you are medically fit as per Chapter 5 of Indian Railway Medical Manual Vol.1 which you can download at www.indianrailways.gov.in.

There are more than 1 crore government job aspirants in India. When the Railways had conducted NTPC recruitment, 92 lakh candidates had applied (this was officially announced). So you can see that a massive number of job seekers including you, are going to appear for RRB ALP 2018 examination.

Highlights of the RRB ALP & Technician CEN 01/2018

  • The number of vacancies is very high.
  • There are 27795 vacancies of Assistant Loco Pilot
  • There are 36576 vacancies of various posts of Technicians.
  • If your result is awaited then you are not eligible.
  • 18 to 30 years old candidates can only join.
  • Level 2 of the seventh pay commission pay matrix is applicable which comes out to be Rs 19900 plus allowances.

List of all RRBs, their Website and phone numbers

Name of RRB Official Website Phone Number
RRB Ahmedabad www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in 079-22940858
RRB Ajmer www.rrbajmer.gov.in 0145 – 2425230
RRB Allahabad www.rrbald.nic.in 0532-2224531
RRB Bangalore www.rrbbnc.gov.in 080 – 23330378
RRB Bhipal www.rrbbpl.nic.in 0755-2746660
RRB Bhubaneswar www.rrbbbs.gov.in 0674-2303015
RRB Bilaspur www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in 07752-247291
RRB Chandigarh www.rrbcdg.gov.in 0172 – 2730093
RRB Chennai www.rrbchennai.gov.in 044-28275323
RRB Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in 0551-2201209
RRB Guwahati www.rrbguwahati.gov.in 0361 – 2540815
RRB Jammu Srinagar www.rrbjammu.nic.in 0191-2476757
RRB Kolkata www.rrbkolkata.gov.in 033 – 25430108
RRB Malda www.rrbmalda.gov.in 03512-264567
RRB Mumbai www.rrbmumbai.gov.in 022-23090422
RRB Muzaffarpur www.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in 0621-2213405
RRB Patna www.rrbpatna.gov.in 0612-2677680
RRB Ranchi www.rrbranchi.gov.in 0651-2462429
RRB Secunderabad www.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in 040-27821663
RRB Siliguri www.rrbsiliguri.org 0353-2663840
RRB Thiruvanthapuram www.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in 0471-2323357

RRB ALP CEN 01/2018 notifications

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