RRB ALP 2019

05 Mar, 2019

RRB ALP 2019 – RRB will announce National level recruitment for the position of ALP or Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician. Candidates check the full article carefully for RRB ALP details.  Candidates who are willing to nurture their career with RRB can apply online. The application forms of RRB ALP 2019 are yet to be released. Application forms can be filled by visiting the official website of respective Zone. Candidates will be required to pay an exam fee for the successful submission of application form as application fee in case of General Category candidates. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen category will be given relaxation. Until the notification for RRB ALP 2019 is released, the applicants can check the opening for RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019, which is published after 4 years. A number of 130000 vacancies have been advertised by RRB this year. 

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RRB ALP 2019: Overview

    Below we are furnishing the overview or highlights of RRB ALP 2019:

    Overview Specifications
    Name of Recruitment RRB ALP 2019
    Official Authority Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)
    Date of Examination March/April 2019 (Tentative)
    Official Website www.indianrailways.gov.in
    Mode of application Online
    Mode of Examination Online
    Type of Question booklet Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
    Educational Qualification 10th pass & ITI/Diploma in Engineering
    Position Offered Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) Technician Grade III
    Number of Vacancies 23801
    Pay Scale offered 5,200-20,200-1,900 INR
    Level of Examination National Level

    RRB ALP 2019: Number of Vacancies

    Candidates can check the number of vacancies offered by the official authority under RRB ALP 2019 below:

    S. No.


    Number of Vacancies


    RRB Mumbai



    RRB Secunderabad



    RRB Ranchi



    RRB Kolkata



    RRB Chennai



    RRB Patna



    RRB Bilaspur



    RRB Allahabad



    RRB Chandigarh



    RRB Bangalore



    RRB Muzaffarpur



    RRB Jammu Srinagar



    RRB Bhubaneswar



    RRB Ajmer



    RRB Bhopal



    RRB Ahmedabad



    RRB Guwahati



    RRB Siliguri



    RRB Thiruvananthapuram



    RRB Malda



    RRB Gorakhpur



    Total number of vacancies


    RRB ALP Important Dates 2019

    Candidates can check the important dates and events of RRB ALP 2019 below. The official dates of events aren’t announced by the official authority yet so we have furnished the expected dates. In order to get the exact schedule to keep visiting our website.


    Important Dates (Tentative)

    Release of Official RRB ALP Notification 2019

    To be notified 

    Availability of RRB ALP Application Form 2019

    To be notified

    Last date to fill the online RRB ALP Application form 2019

    To be notified

    Availability of RRB ALP Admit Card 2019 for Written Exam

    2 weeks before the commencement of the examination

    Date of RRB ALP Examination 2019

    To be notified

    Declaration of RRB ALP Result 2019

    One month after the commencement of the examination

    RRB ALP Notification 2019 

    The official authority RRB will release the official notification for the recruitment drive. Official notification will be released on the official website via online mode only. Recruitment will also be announced in the newspapers by the official authority. A number of 23801 vacancies are expected to be advertised by the official authority which is a great opportunity to the candidates.

    With the release of application form, the official authority will release the online application form. Interested candidates are required to fill the online application form successfully to take part in the process of recruitment.  

    RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2019

    Candidates should make sure that they fulfill the RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2019 completely. Application form will be submitted successfully only if a candidate is fully eligibile as per the criteria framed by the official authority. Furthermore, if any candidate is found ineligible during the process of recruitment his/her candidature will be cancelled by the official authority immediately.  The eligibility criteria is framed separately for different designations. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria below:

    1. Nationality: Candidates with Indian Nationality are eligible to apply for RRB ALP 2019.
    2. Educational Qualification:

    For Assistant Loco Pilot (ALPs):

    • Candidate should have passed 10th and should have completed course Act Apprenticeship Industrial Training Institute (ITI) recognized by NCVT and SCVT in the respective trade.
    • Candidates with diploma in Electrical/Mechanical/Electronics/Automobile Engineering recognized by AICTE are eligible to apply.

    For Grade III Technician:

    • Candidate should have passed 10th and should have completed course Act Apprenticeship Industrial Training Institute (ITI) recognized by NCVT and SCVT in the respective trade.
    • Candidate should have passed 12th with physics and mathematics as a core subjects.
    • Candidates who have 3 years of diploma in engineering in Telecommunication/Electrical/communication/Computer Technology/Information science recognized by AICTE are eligible to apply for RRB ALP 2019.
    1. Age Limit
    • Minimum age limit: 18 years
    • Maximum age limit: 30 years
    • Relaxation will be provided to the candidates belonging to the reserved categories:


    Age Relaxation

    SC/ ST candidates

    5 years

    OBC candidates

    3 years

    PWD candidates

    10 year

    RRB ALP Application form 2019

    RRB ALP Application form 2019 will be available to the candidates from December 2018. Application form will be released via online mode only. The exact and official date of release of the application is yet to be announced by the official authority. Candidates can fill the application form in main 3 steps that are registration, filling up of application details, and payment of application fee. Candidates are required to complete all the main three steps successfully in order to appear in the process of recruitment. Filling up the application form successfully is the most important and prior step to be performed by the candidate.

    How to fill RRB ALP Application form 2019?

    Candidates are required to follow below given simple steps in order to fill the application form successfully.

    Documents required filling the Application form

    • Scanned latest photograph
    • Scanned signature
    • Scanned Caste certificate for SC/ST category
    • Details of online payment

    Steps to fill the Application form:

    Step 1: Registration

    • Firstly visit the official website.
    • On the home screen, click on the link “Apply Now” to proceed to the registration process.
    • Candidate now provide with the name, date of birth, mobile number and email ID and details of category.
    • Now, click on “Submit” tab.
    • RRB online registration will be activated via Email ID and mobile number.
    • Now, the official authority will generate RRB Registration number to each individual.

    Step 2: Filling the RRB ALP Application form 2019

    After the successful registration, candidate is required to fill the application form details.

    • Candidate now fills the personal details, educational qualification details, and preference of post.
    • Candidate now select the language for the examination.
    • Candidates now upload the scanned photograph and signature and caste certificate (if any).

    Step 3: Payment of Application fees

    • Candidates now pay the application fee via online or offline mode as per their own preference.
    • Candidates can pat via online mode using Debit/Credit card or net banking.
    • Candidates can pay via offline mode through SBI e- Challan and post office Challan.
    • Fee paid by the candidate is non-refundable.
    • While paying fee via offline mode, candidate should make sure that they have written necessary payment details on bank page. And make sure to save a copy of receipt.

    Step 4: Preview and take print out

    • Candidates now preview the application form and submit it.
    • A conformation page will appear on the screen, take print out of it and keep it save.

    Important Points for uploading scanned images:


    Dimensions Required

    Format Required

    Size of file


    3.5 cm x 3.5 cm

    .jpg/ .jpeg format

    20 KB – 50 KB


    3.5 cm x 3.5 cm

    .jpg/ .jpeg format

    20 KB – 50 KB

    Caste Certificate


    .jpg/ .jpeg format

    50 KB- 100 KB

    RRB ALP Application fee 2019

    Candidates are required to pay application fee in accordance with their category respectively.


    Application fee

    General/OBC candidates


    SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen/Female candidates


    Details in RRB ALP Application form 2019

    Candidates’ Name

    Father’s Name of the candidate

    Gender of candidate

    Date of Birth of candidate in DD/MM/YYYY format

    District (Choosing nationality from drop-down list)

    Category (Choosing from drop-down list)

    Nationality of candidate

    Aadhaar Number of candidate

    Address of candidate

    Mobile and telephone number of candidate

    Qualification details (Total marks, aggregate, name of institution, name of degree, discipline, year of completion, etc.)

    Exam details

    Application form correction:

    • If any candidate makes any mistake while filling the application form he/she will able to correct it.
    • Candidate can visit the official website and click on “Modify Application”.
    • Candidate can modify the application in two forms: Modifying application in same RRB and modifying application and apply to different RRB.
    • Candidate can’t change Name, Fathers Name, Email ID, Mobile number and Date of birth.
    • It is advisable to the candidates to fill the application form carefully now as it is last chance to fill the application correctly.

    RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2019

    Candidates can check the exam pattern for RRB ALP 2019 here. Exam Pattern will define the layout of question paper. It is mandatory for every candidate to check the exam pattern set up by the official authority in order to get an idea about the examination.

    Highlights Specifications
    Mode of Examination Online Computer Based Test (CBT)
    Total Number of Questions 100-120
    Type of Question booklet Multiple choice questions, (MCQ) type
    Maximum Marks 100-120
    Time Duration of Examination 90 Minutes
    Number of Sections 5
    Sections Arithmetic & General Intelligence
    General Science
    General Awareness
    Technical Skills

    Exam Pattern:

    S. No.


    Total Number of Questions

    Maximum Marks


    Arithmetic & General Intelligence








    General Science




    General Awareness




    Technical Skills



    RRB ALP Syllabus 2019

    Candidates are required to check the syllabus prepared by the official authority. It is advisable to the candidates to not leave any topic from the syllabus has every single topic has its own importance. Before going to prepare for the examination candidates should make sure that they have to go through the syllabus completely.

    S. No.





    ·  Analogy

    ·  Odd One Out

    ·  Coding-Decoding

    ·  Finding Missing Number/Pattern in Series

    ·  Distance and Direction test

    ·  Blood Relations

    ·  Ranking &Arrangement

    ·  Logical Diagram

    ·  Mirror Images



    ·  Decimal Fraction

    ·  BODMAS rule

    ·  LCM/HCF

    ·  Percentage

    ·  Profit & Loss

    ·  Time and Work

    ·  Time and Distance

    ·  Ratio and Proportion

    ·  Square and Square root

    ·  Cube and Cube root

    ·  Mensuration etc.


    General Awareness

    ·  Indian History

    ·  World and Indian Geography

    ·  Indian Polity

    ·  Health and Physiology

    ·  General Science

    ·  National and International Current Affairs

    ·  Computer and Information Technology


    General Science

    · Elementary topics in Physics

    · Chemistry

    · Biology

    · Human physiology etc.


    Technical Skills

    · Mechanical: Basics of mechanics

    · Thermodynamics

    · Strength of Materials

    · Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

    · Fluid Mechanics

    · Electrical: Atomic Structure

    · Voltage; Current

    · Resistance and their units

    · Series and Parallel Connections

    · Magnetism; Principles of Motors

    · Transformers, Generators

    · Gravity

    · Measuring Instruments

    · Electronics: Conductivity

    · Electrons

    · Semiconductors

    · Insulator etc.

    RRB ALP Admit card 2019

    • RRB ALP Admit card 2019 will be released via online mode on the official website.
    • Admit card will be released before two week of the commencement of the examination.
    • Admit card will carry important information like Venue of the examination, timing of RRB ALP Examination 2019, reporting timing to the centre of examination, guidelines to be followed by the candidates on the day of examination.
    • Furthermore, admit card will carry the details of the candidate like name, father’s name, DOB, gender, category, applied for the position of etc.
    • Candidate should make sure that the details mentioned on the Admit card should be correct. If case of any mistake, candidate should immediately content the Zonal RRB office.

    Steps to download the RRB ALP Admit card 2019

    1. Visit the official website of RRB ALP.
    2. On the homepage, click on the link of RRB ALP Admit card 2019.
    3. Now, Enter Application number and date of birth.
    4. Admit card will appear on your computer screens and click on “download” and download the RRB ALP Admit card 2019.
    5. Take print out of RRB ALP Admit card 2019 and preserve it future use.

    RRB ALP Result 2019

    • RRB ALP Result 2019 will be released on the official website after one month of the commencement of the examination.
    • Result of written test will decide the candidate qualifying for further process of recruitment that is Interview round.
    • The official authority will release answer key before the release of the result so that candidates will get idea of result. 
    • Candidates are required to login with thier registration number and password to get the result. 

    RRB ALP Selection Procedure 2019

    • Candidates will be selected on the basis of below given stages:
    1. Written Test
    2. Interview
    3. Document Verification
    • Candidates are required to qualify all the stages in order to get recruited for RRB ALP 2019.
    • Interview and document round will be organized after 3 or 4 months of the result declaration of written test.

    This is all about RRB ALP 2019. Candidates can write to us if they have any doubt about RRB ALP 2019, our team will respond as soon as possible with the appropriate answer.


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