RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Notification Out; Check eligibility, pattern, and selection process

RRB ALP Notification 2024 out on the official website. Eligible candidates can apply till February 19, 2024.

RRB ALP Notification 2024 Out
RRB ALP Notification 2024 Out on the official website

RRB ALP 2024: The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) released the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Notification for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot on January 19, 2024.

Candidates with an ITI/Diploma/Degree in Engineering can submit their application form from tomorrow, January 20, 2024, on the official website at A total vacancy of 5696 posts has been released. The last date to apply for RRB ALP 2024 is February 19, 2024.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

Through the RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024, the Board will appoint eligible candidates through the selection process. Check the overview here.

OrganizationRailway Recruitment Board
Post NameAssistant Loco Pilot (ALP)
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Application DatesJanuary 20 to February 19, 2024
Education QualificationITI/ Diploma in relevant discipline
RRB ALP 2024 Overview

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024: Important Dates

Candidates can check the important dates for the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 in the table below:

RRB ALP Notification ReleaseJanuary 19,  2024
Application StartJanuary 20, 2024
Application EndsFebruary 19, 2024
Modification window for correctionsFebruary 20 To February 29, 2024
Last day for fee paymentFebruary 19, 2024
RRB ALP Exam DateTo be announced
RRB ALP 2024 Important Dates

RRB ALP 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check the detailed eligibility criteria as given below.

1) The candidate should be a citizen of India.

2) They should know the regional language from where they are applying for the post.

3) The minimum age limit for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot is 18 to 30 years as of January 7, 2024. However, age relaxations are given below:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC (NCL)3 years
PWD10 years + relaxation for the respective category
RRB ALP 2024 Age Relaxation

RRB ALP 2024 Application Fee

Candidates are required to pay the application fee online. For the Unreserved and OBC Category, the application fee is Rs. 500 whereas for the SC / ST /PWDs / Female / Transgender/ Economically backward class it is Rs. 250.

RRB ALP 2024 Selection Process

The RRB ALP Selection Process consists of 4 stages as shown below and all the exams will be conducted in a computer-based manner.

1)Stage I CBT

2)Stage II CBT

3)Computer-Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)

4)Documents Verification

5)Medical Examination

RRB ALP 2024 Exam Pattern

The RRB ALP Exam is conducted in two stages i.e. CBT I and CBT II. The pattern for the same is discussed below:

RRB ALP CBT I Exam Pattern:

Total Marks75
Total Questions75
Duration60 minutes
SubjectsMathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, General Awareness of Current Affairs
Marking Scheme1 mark for each correct answer.⅓ mark for each incorrect answer.
RRB ALP 2024 CBT I Exam Pattern

RRB ALP CBT II Exam Pattern:

Subjects/SectionsNumber of QuestionsTime Duration 
General Awareness and Current Affairs10

90 Minutes
General Intelligence & Reasoning25
Basic Science and Engineering40
RRB ALP 2024 CBT II (Section A) Exam Pattern
Subjects/SectionsNumber of QuestionsTime Duration 
Trade Test/Professional Knowledge7560 Minutes
RRB ALP 2024 CBT II (SectionB) Exam Pattern

For more information, candidates can visit the official website