RRB ALP Exam 2024: Dates, Schedule, Pattern, Vacancies & How to Apply @indianrailways.gov.in

RRB ALP Exam 2024: Dates, Schedule, Pattern, Vacancies & How to Apply @indianrailways.gov.in

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has recently issued the RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) 2024 Notification, presenting a significant opportunity for candidates aspiring to join the Indian Railways. This year, the Indian Railways has announced 5696 vacancies for the RRB ALP 2024.

Interested and eligible candidates were able to submit their applications online from January 20, 2024, to February 19, 2024. This article provides comprehensive details about the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024, examination schedule, pattern, and other essential information for prospective candidates.

Important Dates for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

The recruitment process for RRB ALP 2024 began with the release of the official notification on January 19, 2024. The key dates are as follows:

Event Date
RRB ALP 2024 Notification January 19, 2024
Online Application Start Date January 20, 2024
Online Application End Date February 19, 2024
Fee Payment Deadline February 19, 2024
RRB ALP Admit Card Release Date To be announced
RRB ALP CBT-1 Exam Date July-August 2024
RRB ALP CBT-2 Exam Date September 2024
RRB ALP CBAT Exam Date November 2024
RRB ALP Result Date To be announced

RRB ALP 2024: Exam Dates and Schedule

The exact dates for the RRB ALP Exam 2024 are anticipated to fall between July and August 2024. Detailed information regarding the RRB ALP Exam Date 2024 will be published on the official website indianrailways.gov.in.

Eligibility Criteria for RRB ALP 2024

Candidates applying for RRB ALP 2024 must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Educational Qualification:
    • Matriculation/SSLC from a recognized State or Central board.
    • ITI Trade certificate from SCVT/NCVT or a 3-year Diploma in relevant disciplines or a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an AICTE-recognized institution.
  • Age Limit: Between 18 and 30 years.
  • Medical Standards: A-1 category with specified vision criteria.

Application Fees for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

The application fees for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 are categorized as follows:

  • For SC/ST/PWDs/Female/Transgender/Minorities/Ex-Serviceman/(EBC) Economically Backward Class: Rs. 250
  • For Others: Rs. 500

How to Apply for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

Candidates interested in applying for RRB ALP 2024 should follow these steps:

  1. Visit the official RRB website at indianrailways.gov.in.
  2. Navigate to the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 notification on your regional RRB website.
  3. Register for the exam by providing the required personal details.
  4. Fill in your basic details and validate the registration using the OTP sent to your email.
  5. Log in using the provided credentials and complete the application form.
  6. Pay the application fee as specified.
  7. Download and save a copy of the completed application form for future reference.

RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2024

The RRB ALP Exam 2024 comprises multiple stages including CBT 1, CBT 2, and CBAT. Here’s an overview of the exam pattern:

Exam Stage Subjects Duration Number of Questions Marks
CBT 1 Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, General Awareness of Current Affairs 90 minutes 100 100
CBT 2 Part A Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, General Awareness of Current Affairs 90 minutes 100 100
CBT 2 Part B Relevant Trade 60 minutes 75 75
CBAT

Candidates equal to 8 times the number of ALP vacancies for each category will be shortlisted for the CBAT round based on their marks in CBT 2 Part A.

Physical and Medical Standards for RRB ALP 2024

Candidates must meet specified physical and medical standards, including vision requirements and other criteria.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Selection Process

The selection process includes written examinations (CBT 1 and CBT 2), a merit list based on performance, medical examination, and document verification.

RRB ALP Admit Card 2024

The RRB ALP Admit Card 2024 will be available for download approximately two weeks before the exam date on the official website.

For more information and updates, candidates are advised to visit the official website indianrailways.gov.in regularly.


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