RRB ALP & Technician 2017 Recruitment, Notification - Upcoming 23801 Vacancies

RRB ALP Technician Recruitment Overview :

RRB ALP & Technician Notification 2017 is expected to be released soon for approx 23801 Vacancies by the Railway Recruitment Board of Indian Railways. RRB ALP Recruitment 2017 is expected to be released notification in November month at indianrailways.gov.in (official website). RRB ALP Application From 2017 submission will be stated from 15th Nov and interested candidates will be able to apply till 1st December 2017. Candidates, who are interested and want to be a govt. employee in Railway Recruitment Board should first check the eligibility criteria of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician Grade III.

Latest Updates: RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) and Technician Grade III Vacancies are expected to be released in November by RRB ALP Notification 2017. RRB ALP Technician 2017 Application Form is expected to be released on 25th November.

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is a government organization in India. It was set up in the Ministry of Railways (Railway Board), New Delhi in 1998. It has many objectives like Formulation of policy in regard to recruitment processes. It is responsible to monitor the activities of RRBs including expense incurred for recruitment. Railway Recruitment Boards is also responsible to manage the joining of new employees for working in Indian railways. There are total 21 boards such as Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Allahabad, Banglore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bilaspur, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gorakhpur, Guwahati, Jammu and Kashmir, Kolkata, Malda, Mumbai, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Ranchi, Secunderabad, Siliguri, and Thiruvantha-puram.

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Vacancy Details :

Total 23801 vacancies are expected to be released this year to recruit candidates for the post of ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) and Technician Grade III. Here, we have mentioned all posts with name and tentative vacancy details.

  • Name of Exam: RRB ALP and Technician 2017
  • Organised by: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)
  • Name of Post: ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) and Technician Grade III
  • Total Number of Posts: 23801





RRB Ahmedabad



RRB Ajmer



RRB Allahabad



RRB Bangalore



RRB Bhopal



RRB Bhubaneswar



RRB Bilaspur



RRB Chandigarh



RRB Chennai



RRB Gorakhpur



RRB Guwahati



RRB Jammu Srinagar



RRB Kolkata



RRB Malda



RRB Mumbai



RRB Muzaffarpur



RRB Patna



RRB Ranchi



RRB Secunderabad



RRB Siliguri



RRB Thiruvananthapuram




RRB ALP 2017 Educational Qualification :

As every candidate know, Eligibility criteria are very important for all candidates who are interested to apply for RRB ALP Recruitment 2017. For that, candidates must have qualified as per the below-given education qualification. If candidates will not eligible as per the RRB ALP 2017 Eligibility Criteria then they will not able to apply for it.

Educational qualification: To apply for RRB ALP and Technician post, candidates must have completed ITI approved by NCVT / SCVT OR B.Tech except CSE & Civil branches OR Diploma.

RRB ALP 2017 Age Limit :

Candidate’s age should be between 18 to 30 years. Age relaxation is applicable for the reserved category candidates as per the govt rules. OBC applicants will get relaxation of 3 years and SC / ST applicants will get relaxation of 5 years.

Note: The educational qualification and age limit is mentioned as per the revealed updates. Candidates are advised to wait till the RRB Technician ALP Notification 2017 declaration.

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Important Dates :


Dates (Tentative)

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Notification

November 2017

Starting Date of Online Application Form Submission

15th November 2017

Last date to Apply for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2017

1st December 2017

Admit Card Declaration Date

Before 10 to 15 Days of Exam

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Exam Date

Update Soon

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Result Declaration Date

Update Soon

RRB ALP Technician Application Form 2017 :

As we have discussed above that, RRB ALP Technician Application Form 2017 will be released on 15 November. It means, candidates who want to apply for this post will be able to fill RRB ALP Application Form & RRB Technician Online Form from 15th November and the online registration will be closed on 1st December. Therefore, candidates are advised to do RRB ALP Technician Online Registration before the last date. Before applying, candidates are advised to first read RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2017 Notification to check eligibility criteria and other important details.

How to Apply for RRB ALP Technician Job 2017?

  • Firstly, Read the full Notification
  • Visit the official website and select the RRB Zone
  • Click on the “Apply Online for RRB ALP & Technician Post”
  • Fill RRB ALP Technician Application Form with all the required details
  • Must ensure, All data (you filled in form) matched with documents
  • Upload Scanned Photo and Signature
  • Submit the online form and pay the application fee
  • Do not forget to take printout of application form

Check RRB ALP Technician Notification 2017 - (Will be Released in November)

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Application Form - (Will be Released in November)

Visit the official Website - Click Here 

RRB ALP Technician 2017 Application Fee :

Candidates will have to pay application fee via online mode. However, application fee has not been released yet. It can be either Rs. 40 or Rs. 100. There is no official information available regarding this, so candidates will have to wait till notification release.

RRB ALP 2017 Exam Pattern :

The RRB Assistant Loco Pilot examination will be conducted online. Total 120 questions will be asked in the examination and each right question will carry 1 mark. The time duration of the examination will be 90 Minutes (1 Hour 30 Minutes). The paper will have 6 parts - Arithmetic, Reasoning, General Awareness, General Science, General Intelligence, and Technical Ability. It is an objective type paper.


Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Exam Time Duration




90 Minutes

(1 Hour 30 Minutes)




General Awareness



General Science



General Intelligence



Technical Ability






RRB ALP 2017 Syllabus :

The RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) Paper has total 6 parts of Arithmetic, Reasoning, General Awareness, General Science, General Intelligence, and Technical Ability. Here, we have mentioned the full syllabus of RRB ALP 2017 examination.

RRB ALP General Awareness Syllabus: Current Affairs (National and International), Major Financial/Economic News, Budget and Five Year Plans, Sports, Books and Authors, Awards and Honors, Science – Inventions and Discoveries, Abbreviations, Important Days, International and National Organizations.

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

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot General Intelligence Syllabus: Figures and Pictures, Analogies, Space, Visualization, Similarities, Decision Making, Problem-Solving, Arithmetical Number Series, Differences, Arithmetical Reasoning, Analysis, Judgement, Relationship Concepts, Visual memory, Observation, Discrimination, Verbal and Figure Classification.

RRB ALP Syllabus for Reasoning:

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

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

RRN ALP General Science: Physics, Environmental Studies, Chemistry, Biology, etc.

RRB Technical Exam Syllabus

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

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

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

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

RRB ALP Technician Selection Process :

Candidate’s selection will be based on the online examination. If candidates will clear the first phase (Computer-based test) then they will be shortlisted for the next round that is Interview.

  • Online Exam
  • Interview
  • Document Verification

RRB ALP Admit Card 2017 :

As per the released news, RRB ALP 2017 examination will be conducted in January / February 2018. RRB will release ALP and Technician Admit card before 7 to 10 days of examination on the official website. Likewise, written examination RRB ALP 2017 Admit Card for Interview and document verification will be released on the official website before some days of exam. However, only those candidates will be able to download Interview call letter admit card, who will get eligible marks in RRB ALP CBT examination.

RRB ALP Technician Result 2017 :

The Railway Recruitment Board will conduct ALP Computer based test in January / February 2018 and Interview and document verification process will be scheduled after 3 or 4 months of exam. Therefore RRB ALP Result 2017 will be declared in March / April for CBT exam on the official website.

RRB ALP Technician Exam Preparation Tips :

We have mentioned some Preparation Tips to Crack RRB ALP & Technician Exam. So, have a glance at the mentioned tips and make a strategic plan to qualify one’s examination.

  • Read full syllabus and exam pattern
  • Just be consistent in your learning process
  • Focus on your goal and try to be less diverted
  • Try to Practice via more and more Previous Year Papers and Mock Tests
  • Read all the question carefully after that answer it
  • Try to solve the question paper in time, there will be limited time