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RRB ALP Exam Date 2024

This year, the Railway Recruitment Board has announced 5696 vacancies for the position of Assistant Loco Pilots. Candidates who have successfully submitted the application form must be familiar with the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024. The complete examination process comprising the CBT 1, CBT 2, and CBAT will be held between June to November 2024. In this article, we have provided the complete details regarding the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024.

RRB ALP 2024 Exam Date Out

The Railway Recruitment Board has announced the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 for Assistant Loco Pilot at www.rbcdg.gov.in. The RRB ALP CBT-I (Computer Based Test-I) Exam is scheduled to take place between June and August 2024. The second stage of RRB ALP 2024, i.e. CBT 2 is tentative to be held in September 2024 and the last stage of the RRB ALP 2024 Recruitment process, i.e. CBAT has been scheduled in November 2024. As the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 has been released and the admit card will be published before the exam, it is the time for candidates to gear up their preparation.

RRB Exam Date 2024: Summary

A brief summary of all the required details for RRB ALP 2024 has been discussed in the below table important from the candidate’s perspective.

RRB Exam Date 2024
Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Post Assistant Loco Pilots
Vacancy 5696
Educational Qualification Matriculation / SSLC, ITI from recognized institutions of NCVT/SCVT
Age limit Min: 18 Years, Max: 33 Years
Mode of Application Enrollment Online
Salary Rs. 19900
Official Website www.rbcdg.gov.in.
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Note: The Railway Recruitment Board has published a message about the age limit for the RRB ALP Recruitment in 2024. They mentioned that if someone got too old and could not participate in railway recruitments because of the Covid situation, they now get a 3-year extension on the maximum age limit.

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RRB ALP Exam Schedule 2024

All the important dates concerned with RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 has been summarized in the below table. The complete RRB ALP Exam schedule is given below in the following table. Candidates can have the complete schedule of the RRB ALP Exam Dates.

RRB ALP Exam Date 2024
Events Dates
RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Short Notice Released
RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 PDF Released
RRB ALP Application Starts On Started
RRB ALP Application Ends On 19 February 2024
RRB ALP Exam Date for CBT 1 June to August 2024
RRB ALP Exam Date for CBT 2 September 2024
RRB ALP CBAT Exam Date November 2024
RRB ALP Document Verification November/ December 2024

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RRB ALP Notification 2024

The detailed PDF for RRB ALP Notification 2024 (CEN No. 01/24) has been uploaded to the official website @rbcdg.gov.in. The selection of candidates for 5696 posts will be done after qualifying for the CBT I, CBT II and CBAT. The distribution of vacancies have been done RRB-wise and Railway-Zone-wise. Here, we have provided the direct link to download the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Notification PDF.

RRB ALP Notification 2024 PDF-Click Here to Download

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Application Form

The Railway Recruitment Board has invited eligible candidates to submit their online applications for the position of Assistant Loco Pilot. The application link had been activated on the official website and candidates got time of 1 month to submit their application forms till 19 February 2024. For the ease of candidates, we have provided in the below section the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Application Form Link.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Application Form (Link Active)

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RRB ALP Vacancy 2024

Through the PDF of RRB Notification 2024, 5696 vacancies have been notified for the post of Assistant Loco Pilots. Along with the Notification PDF, candidates get to know the region-wise RRB ALP Vacancy 2024.

RRB ALP Vacancy 2024 Region Wise

The region-wise RRB ALP Vacancy 2024 has been made available along with the Notification PDF. In the table, below we have updated the RRB ALP Region-Wise Vacancy 2024.

RRB ALP Vacancy 2024 Region Wise
Regions Vacancies
Ahmedabad 238
Ajmer 228
Bengaluru 473
Bhopal 284
Bhubaneshwar 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

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Application Fees

Candidates submitting their application forms for the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 will have to submit the application fees online. The Railway Recruitment Board will accept the form only after the successful payment of fees. Aspirants belonging to the General, OBC Category will have to pay a fee of Rs.500 and SC, ST, Ex-Servicemen, Female, Transgender, Minorities, and Economically Backward Class candidates will have to pay Rs.250 for RRB Recruitment 2024.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024
Category Application Fees
SC, ST, Ex-Servicemen, Female, Transgender, Minorities, and Economically Backward Class(EBC) Rs.250
All Other Candidates Rs.500

RRB ALP 2024 Eligibility Criteria

It is essential for a candidate to ensure that they fulfill the RRB ALP 2024 Eligibility Criteria. There are several factors considered in the eligibility criteria such as the educational qualification, age limit which has been mentioned in the below section.

RRB ALP Educational Qualification

To be eligible for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024, candidates should fulfill the educational qualification prescribed by the Railway Recruitment Board. The given table comprises the RRB ALP Educational Qualification.

RRB ALP Educational Qualification
Post Educational Qualification
Assistant Loco Pilots Matriculation / SSLC, ITI from recognised 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 / Wireman

OR

Matriculation / SSLC, Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trades mentioned above

OR

3 years Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Automobile Engineering

OR

Combination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines from a recognised Institution in lieu of ITI.

RRB ALP Age Limit

The age limit for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 will be considered as on 01 July 2024(01.07.2024). In the given table, we have provided the minimum and maximum age limit.

RRB ALP Age Limit
Post Minimum Age  Maximum Age
ALP 18 Years 33 Years

The lower age limit for all candidates is same whereas the variation arises in the upper age limit. In the given table, we have provided the lower limit of date of birth and upper limit of date of birth for the candidates belonging to various categories.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024: Age Limit
Lower Limit of Date of Birth(Not After) 01.07.2006
Upper Limit of Date of Birth(Not Before) UR/EWS-02.07.1991
OBC(NCL)-02.07.1988
SC & ST-02.07.1986

RRB ALP Medical Fitness Requirements

Along with the RRB ALP Notification 2024, the Railway Recruitment Board has specified the RRB ALP Medical Fitness Requirements. For Assistant Loco Pilots, RRB has set a medical standard, i.e. A-1 along with which the general fitness and vision standards has also been clarified which has been discussed in detail below.

RRB ALP Medical Fitness Requirements
ALP Medical Standard A-1
General Fitness Physically Fit in all respects
Vision Standards Distant Vision: 6/6, 6/6 Without glasses with fogging test (must not accept +2D)

Near Vision: Sn: 0.6. 0.6 Without glasses

Must Pass test for Color Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision, etc.

RRB ALP 2024 Selection Process

Candidates will be appointed for 5696 vacancies of Assistant Loco Pilots after qualifying the various stages of the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 selection process. The first three phases of the RRB ALP Notification 2024 will be conducted online.

  • CBT I
  • CBT II
  • CBAT(Computer Based Aptitude Test)
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

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RRB ALP 2024 Exam Pattern

It is essential for aspirants to be well aware of the RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2024. Through the RRB ALP 2024 Exam Pattern candidates get to know the medium of exam, sections, number of questions, maximum marks, and time duration for CBT I and CBT II. Here, we have discussed in detail the RRB ALP 2024 Exam Pattern.

RRB ALP CBT I 2024 Exam Pattern

The sections asked in the RRB ALP CBT I are: Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, and General Awareness. A total of 75 questions have to be solved for a maximum of 75 marks in a time duration of 60 minutes(1 Hour). There is negative marking and 1/3 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

RRB ALP CBT I 2024 Exam Pattern 
Sections Number of Questions Marks Time Duration
Mathematics 20 20 60 Minutes
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25
General Science 20 20
General Awareness 10 10
Total 75 75

RRB ALP CBT II 2024 Exam Pattern

The CBT II for RRB ALP 2024 has two parts: Part A and Part B. The sections of Part A are: General Awareness & Current Affairs, General Intelligence & Reasoning, Mathematics, Basic Science & Engineering. The Part B of RRB ALP CBT II tests the knowledge of aspirants in the relevant trade. For Part A time duration of 90 minutes will be allotted and for Part B 60 minutes will be given counting to a total of 2 Hours 30 Minutes.

RRB ALP CBT II 2024 Exam Pattern
Sections No. of Questions Marks Duration
Part A
Mathematics 100 100 90 Minutes
General Intelligence and Reasoning
Basic Science
General Awareness & Current Affairs
Part B
Relevant Trade 75 75 60 Minutes
Total 175 175 2 Hours 30 Minutes

RRB ALP 2024 Syllabus

Candidates applying for the positions of Assistant Loco Pilots must be acquainted with the RRB ALP Syllabus 2024. The subjects covered in the RRB ALP 2024 Syllabus are General Awareness, Current Affairs, Reasoning, Mathematics, General Science, Basic Science, and Engineering. According to the RRB ALP 2024 Syllabus, aspirants can plan out their preparation strategy for CBT I, CBT II, and CBAT.

RRB ALP Salary 2024

The Railway Recruitment Board offers initial pay of Rs.19900 to employees designated for the posts of Assistant Loco Pilots. As specified in the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024, the pay level in 7th CPC for Assistant Loco Pilots is Level 2. Along with the basic pay, candidates will get the benefit of several perks and allowances. The important parameters of RRB ALP Salary 2024 has been summarized in the below table.

RRB ALP Salary 2024
Post Initial Pay Pay Level In 7th CPC
Assistant Loco Pilots Rs. 19900 Level 2

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FAQs

Is RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 announced?

Yes, RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 has been announced on the official website of RRB @rbcdg.gov.in.

What is the total number of vacancies for RRB ALP 2024?

The total number of vacancies for RRB ALP 2024 is 5696.

What is the selection process for RRB ALP 2024?

The selection process for RRB ALP 2024 is CBT I, CBT II, CBAT, Document Verification, and Medical Examination.

What is the age limit for RRB ALP 2024?

The minimum age for RRB ALP 2024 is 18 Years and the maximum age limit is 33 Years.

What is the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 for CBT 1?

RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 for CBT 1 is June to August 2024 (Tentative).

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