CEN 01/2018 (Recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) & Technicians) Selection of RRB, Post Preference, Exam Trade and Confirmation/Modification of Bank Details (Only for Candidates who have attended 1st Stage CBT)



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CBT for RRC Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) , Technician & Group 'D':


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First Stage ALP RRB CBT - Syllabus / Exam Pattern : 2018

Ist Stage Exam Pattern :

1)First Stage CBT (Common for ALP/Technician) : Duration: 60 Minutes ; No of Questions: 75.

2)Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories : UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%.

3)The score of first stage exam shall be used only for short listing of candidates for second stage exam as per their merit


Pleae note that There is no Subject wise fixed marks for ALP,Technician Online Computer Based Test as per Previous Exams. No. of Questions from each subject may vary from exam to exam and session to session. So it is suggested to be thorough in all concepts as per detailed syllabus given below.


CBT Ist Stage Syllabus:


a. Mathematics

  1. Number system
  3. Decimals
  4. Fractions
  5. LCM
  6. HCF
  7. Ratio and Proportion
  8. Percentages
  9. Mensuration
  10. Time and Work
  11. Time and Distance
  12. Simple and Compound Interest
  13. Profit and Loss
  14. Algebra
  15. Geometry and Trigonometry
  16. Elementary Statistics
  17. Square Root
  18. Age Calculations
  19. Calendar & Clock
  20. Pipes & Cistern etc.


b. General Intelligence and Reasoning

  1. Analogies
  2. Alphabetical and Number Series
  3. Coding and Decoding
  4. Mathematical operations
  5. Relationships
  6. Syllogism
  7. Jumbling
  8. Venn Diagram
  9. Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  10. Conclusions and Decision Making
  11. Similarities and Differences
  12. Analytical reasoning
  13. Classification
  14. Directions
  15. Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.


c. General Science of 10th standard level.


  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Life Sciences


d. General awareness


  1. Current affairs in Science & Technology
  2. Sports
  3. Culture
  4. Personalities
  5. Economics
  6. Politics and other subjects of importance.


Second Stage RRB CBT - Syllabus / Exam Pattern :


Total Duration: 2 hours and 30 Minutes (for Part A and Part B together)


Duration: 90 Minutes,
No of Questions: 100

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%.

The marks scored in Part A alone shall be used for short listing of candidates for further stages of recruitment process subject to the condition that the candidate is securing qualifying marks.


2nd Stage Part A Syllabus:

a. Mathematics :

Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages,Mensuration, Time and Work; Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.

b. General Intelligence and Reasoning:

Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and decision making, Similarities and differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

c. Basic Science and Engineering:

The broad topics that are covered under this shall be Engineering Drawing (Projections, Views, Drawing Instruments, Lines, Geometric figures, Symbolic Representation), Units, Measurements, Mass Weight and Density, Work Power and Energy, Speed and Velocity, Heat and Temperature, Basic Electricity, Levers and Simple Machines, Occupational
Safety and Health, Environment Education, IT Literacy etc.

d. General Awareness:

Current Affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.


2nd Stage Part B:
Duration: 60 Min,
No of Questions: 75
Qualifying Mark: 35 % (This is applicable to all candidates and no relaxation is permissible)


This part is qualifying in nature and shall have questions from the trade syllabus prescribed by Director General of Employment & Training (DGET). Candidates with ITI/Trade Apprenticeship qualification will be required to appear in the section having questions from the relevant trade. Candidates holding Degree, Diploma and HSC (10+2) having eligibility for the posts of ALP have to select relevant trade from the list of trades listed against their engineering discipline/HSC (10+2). The trade syllabus can be obtained from the DGET website

ALP Useful Links:

Great News for ALP Seekers - No. of Posts have been increased to 60,000 from 26502 ..Click for Notification.


ALP Admit Card can be download from 05.08.2018 onwards. Click for all RRB links



(Commencement of first stage CBT 09/08/2018 - Download of E-Call letter 4 days prior to the date of CBT of the candidate)




62907 Posts R.R.B. Recruitment 2018 Notification

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Computer Based Aptitude Test for Only ALP

Computer Based Aptitude Test (Only for candidates who have opted for ALP) Qualifying marks: The candidate needs to secure a minimum score of 42 marks in each of the test batteries to qualify. This is applicable to all candidates and no relaxation is permissible.


Negative Marking: There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in First and Second Stage CBT. 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer. There shall be no negative marking for Computer Based Aptitude Test.



Apply for 26502 Posts RRB ALP / Technician :

Railway Recruitment Board, Indian Railways Assistant Loco Pilot, Technician. Interested candidates may apply before 31.03.2018..-

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Suggested Books for Preparation :


Mechanical & Automobile Objective Type R.K. Jain, Kurmi
Electrical & Electronics: S.S. Gupta

Arthemattic: R.S. Agawrwal, Arihant
Reasoning: R.S. Agarwal
General Studies: Arihant, S.K. Publication


1)Candidates are suggested to prepare all subjects first and then go for practice of Online Tests & Mock Tests.

2)Current Affairs - Minimum One Year Current Affairs & General Awareness are required.

3)In our database, there are nearly 1000 Plus Most Important Current Affair Questions and answers in Online Test form .


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What is CBT (Computer Based Online Tests)?


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Railway Recruitment Board RRB issued Latest Non Technical notification CEN 03/2015 for filling up 18252 Posts. e-Admit card / e-Call letter now active.


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RRB CBT 2018 - No. 03/2015 - Result

Direct Link - Ist Stage Result


Each Participating RRB providing separate Website link for facilatating candidates ONLINE registration for 2018.

All Vacancies are Non-technical i.e.Commercial Apprentice,Traffic Apprentice,Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk,Goods Guards,Jr Account asst cum typist,Sr Clerk cum typist,Assistant Station Master Traffic Assistant,Sr. Time keeper etc. Minimum Qualification is Degree and for Clerical Posts required Hindi/ English Typing. Age Limit is between 18-32 Years. Age Relaxation 3-10 years are application as per govt rules.

Railway RRB Exam pattern for 2018 is CBT Computer basd test. RRB conducting 2 stages of Tests one is Common computer based test CBT and second is Typing Test for Clerical posts. The candidates can download Admit Card / Hall tickets from here once Link is opened.

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RRB CBT-Non Technical 2016 Test / Exam Pattern and Syllabus

  1. RRB CBT (Computer Based Test) shall be Objective Multiple Choice type. The question paper will be in English, Hindi, Urdu and Local Languages.

  2. Test Duration is 90 Minutes and 100 multiple choice questions. Each Questions carries 1.5 / 1.0 Marks, Try RRB CBT Mock Test.

  3. There is negative Marks for incorrect Answer. Each incorrect answer attracts 1/3 of marks allotted to that question.

  4. CBT Computer Based Test is common for All Categories of posts.

  5. for Commercial Apprentice CA, Traffic Apprentice TA, ECRC and Goods Guards - Stage 1 i.e. CBT and Documents Verification.

  6. for JAA, Sr. Clerk, Sr.Time Keeper - CBT , Typing skill Test and Verification of Documetns.

  7. for ASM, Traffic Assistant TA - CBT, Aptitude Test followed by Documents Verification(need to bring Vision certificate from an eye specialist for Aptitude Test)

  8. The merit in CBT only considered for calling for Typing Test / Aptitude Test / Document Verification.

  9. Exemption in Typing Test may extended to PWD (PH candidates)

  10. CBT  Questions include 1) General Awareness 2) Arithmetic 3) General Intelligence 4) Reasoning.

  11. General Awareness (20 Questions) – Questions pertained to Current Affairs, Finance and Economic, Budget related updates, Sports, honours, science abbreviations, days of National and international important events and days etc.

  12. Arithmetic Ability (25 Questions) : Questions include HCF/LCM, Simplification, decimal, fractions, Ratio analysis, Proportions, Unitary methods, Percentage, Time and Distance, time and work, profit & Loss, Simple and Compound interest, Mensuration(2D 3D) and Data interpretation with graphs or table.

  13. General Intelligence(30 Questions) :Questions belongs  to test candidates’ Mental Ability, IQ , Presence of Mind and Analytical Ability.

  14. Reasoning (25 Questions): Questions incude Verbal and Non verbal; Verbal questions are number series, Alphabet, test of direction sense,Coding-decoding, number ranking, arithmetical reasoning, age calculations, blood relations, analogy etc. Non-Verbal questions are Non-verbal-series, mirror images, cubes & dice, grouping identical figure.

RRB Non Technical recruitment 2015-2016

Exam Dates - 28 March to 30 April - Click for Exam Centres - all regions

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The Syllabus and Exam pattern is same all RRB which are RRB Secunderabad 2019, RRB Mumbai 2019,RRB Chennai 2019, RRB Kolkata 2019, RRB Allahabad 2019 RRB Ahmedabad 2019, RRB Malda, RRB Ajmer, RRB Chandigarh, RRB Gorakhpur, RRB jammu, RRB patna, RRB Ranchi, RRB Siliguri, RRB Ahmedabad, RRB Bhubaneswar, RRB BilaspurRRB Bangalore 2019, RRB Guwahati 2019 ,RRB Thiruvananthapuram which is conducting on same day during August-September,2019. We are updating Online tests for SSC, IBPS and other exams time to time. Users can visit this page for updates.