RRB ALP Recruitment 2017, 23801 Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Posts, Apply Now

RRB ALP Recruitment 2017:  The RRB ALP (Railway Recruitment Board Assistant Loco Pilot) Recruitment Notification 2017 is expected to be released soon. Application Form available at www.rrb.gov.in: The Railway Recruitment Board will publish its Recruitment Notification as to fill the total 23801 vacant posts of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Grade III. The Online application forms for RRB ALP Recruitment 2017 were meant to be released on November 15, 2017, but the department has furth delayed the release of the application form due to some reason which is not known. Here comes a fine opportunity for all the Candidates who are looking for a Railway Jobs in India. Make Utilise of this opportunity by applying before the last date. You can check the RRB Notification for Assistant Loco Pilot from the website – rrb.gov.in.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2017 Technician Overview

Name of the Recruiting DepartmentRailway Recruitment Board (RRB)
Official Portalrrb.gov.in
Posts Name
  • Assistant Loco Pilot
  • Technician Grade III Posts
Total Posts23,801
Registration Commencing fromNovember 15, 2017
Last Date To RegisterDecember 1, 2017
Apply ModeOnline

Check RRB Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician Recruitment 2017 – Syllabus, Eligibility, Notification, Apply Online for 23801 Posts | rrb.gov.in

According to the sources, approximately 23,801 vacancies will be out to be released this year to give jobs to the youth and select them for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician Grade III. Here, we have mentioned all posts with name and tentative vacancy details.

RRB ALP & Technician Vacancies Details

AreaVacant Posts
RRB Ahmedabad455
RRB Bangalore890
RRB Ajmer645
RRB Bhubaneswar745
RRB Allahabad1321
RRB Chennai1423
RRB Bhopal625
RRB Guwahati445
RRB Bilaspur1341
RRB Chandigarh961
RRB Gorakhpur95
RRB Mumbai3624
RRB Jammu Srinagar812
RRB Patna1371
RRB Malda178
RRB Muzaffarpur878
RRB Secunderabad3210
RRB Ranchi2210
RRB Kolkata1786
RRB Thiruvananthapuram341
RRB Siliguri445
Total Vacancies23,801

Indian Railways ALP Technician Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification for RRB ALP 2017

We would like to tell candidates eligibility criteria is considered very important when it comes to applying for any recruitment. Candidate should only apply for the post if he or she satisfies the eligibility criteria. Educational Qualification required for RRB ALP 2017 is given below:

For RRB Technician and Asst. Loco Pilot Post:  ITI Degree accredited by NCVT or SCVT / B.Tech Graduates OR Diploma (CS or Civil Field are not eligible to apply) can also apply for this post.

RRB 2017 ALP Age Limit

  • Minimum Age Limit: 18 Years
  • Maximum Age Limit: 30 Years.

Note: According to the govt. rules, age relaxation will only be given to the candidates belonging to Reserved Category.

Age Relaxation for OBC and SC/ ST

  • OBC Upper Age Relaxation: 3 years
  • SC/ ST Upper Age Relaxation: 5 years.


RRB ALP Recruitment 2017 Syllabus – Topics, Exam Duration, Total Question and Marks

  • Topics: Technical Ability, Arithmetic, General Awareness, General Intelligence, Reasoning, General Science
  • Exam Duration: 1 hr 30 min (90 minutes)
  • Total Questions: 120
  • Total Marks: 120

RRB ALP Syllabus – General Awareness

Major News covering Economy and Finance, Budget and Five Year Plans, Current Affairs on National and International Topics, Books and Authors, Sports, Science – Inventions and Discoveries, Awards and Honors, Important Days, Abbreviations, International and National Organizations.

RRB ALP Syllabus – Arithmetic

HCF, Number System, Simplification, LCM, Ratio and Proportions, Decimal Fractions, Percentage, Unitary Method, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Average, Profit and Loss, Mensuration (2D and 3D), Simple and Compound Interest, Data Interpretation, Algebra.

RRB Syllabus for General Intelligence – Assistant Loco Pilot

Verbal and Figure Classification, Analogies, Figures and Pictures, Visualization, Space, Decision Making, Similarities, Arithmetical Number Series, Problem-Solving, Arithmetical Reasoning, Differences, Judgement, Analysis, Visual memory, Relationship Concepts, Discrimination, Observation.

RRB ALP Reasoning Syllabus

Verbal Section: Analogy, Alphabet Series, Number Series, Coding-Decoding, Test of Direction Sense, Arithmetical Reasoning, Number Ranking, Blood Relations, A problem on Age Calculation, Decision Making etc.

Non-Verbal Section: Embedded Figures, Mirror Images,  Grouping Identical Figures, Non-Verbal Series, Cubes and Dice etc

RRB ALP Syllabus – General Science

Physics, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Biology, etc.

RRB Syllabus for Technical Examination 

Automobile: System Theory, Machine Design, Heat Transfer, IC Engines, Materials Applying Motion, Thermo Dynamics, Metallurgical Production Technology and The Power Plant Turbines and Boilers.

Electronics and Communication: Computer And Micro Processor, Dias, The Transistor, Networking And Industrial Electronics, Digital Electronics, Semi-Conductor Physics, Electronic Tube, Communications Systems And Satellite Matters, Robotic Radio.

Mechanical: Refrigerators And Air Conditioned, Heat, Dimensions, Thermo Dynamics, Engine, Material, Energy, Management, Energy Conservation, Turbo Machinery, Applied Mechanics, Automation Engineering, Production Engineering, The Strength Of The Material, Kinetic Theory, Metal Handling, and Metallurgical.

Electrical: Rolls, Electrical India, Transfers, Cables, An Alternative System Single Phase Motor, Proved To Be The Basic Electrical System, Light, Three Phase Motor System, Magnetism, Motors.

RRB Selection Process – ALP Technician

The Selection of the candidate will depend on his/her performance in online computer test. If candidates the first round i.e., Computer-Based Test then only their name will be shortlisted and they will be sent for the Personal Interview Round. Basically, there are three rounds of selection involved in RRB ALP Recruitment

  • Online Examination
  • Interview Round
  • Document Verification

RRB ALP 2017 Admit Card

According to the published information, RRB Asst. Loco Pilot examination 2017 will be organized in the month – January or February 2018. RRB is going to issue the admit card for ALP and Technician exam 7 to 10 days before the examination on the official website rrb.gov.in. Stay connected to this webpage to keep yourself regularly updated about the RRB ALP Recruitment information. In the same way, written examination RRB ALP Admit Card 2017 for Personal Interview and document verification purpose will be available on the official web portal of Railways Recruitment Board few days before the exam. Interview Call Letter/ Admit Card will be issued to only those candidates who will score minimum qualifying marks in RRB ALP Online Test.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2017 – Result Download

The Indian Railways Recruitment Department will organize the ALP online computer test in January/ February 2018. The further selection rounds such as Interview and Document Verification are planned to be conducted 3 or 4 months after examination. Accordingly, the Railway Recruitment Board will make the announcement of RRB ALP 2017 Result in March / April for Computer-Based Test on its official Web Portal.

How to Apply for RRB Recruitment 2017 – ALP Technician Application Form?

  • Initially, go to website – rrb.gov.in
  • Hit the tab for “RRB ALP Recruitment 2017”.
  • The click you made will download the Technician Grade III Recruitment Notification.
  • Go through it completely.
  • If you think you are eligible, fill and submit the application form on or before 1st December 2017.
  • Make the Payment and take a printout of e-receipt for further use.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2017  Notification (Assistant Loco Pilot) – Click Here

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