RRB ALP Exam Syllabus and Pattern 2018 – Railway ALP Exam Syllabus

By | June 15, 2018

The RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) already declared the notification for the post of ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) and Technicians for the year 2018. As railway is the biggest recruiter of government jobs, most of the aspirants eagerly wait for the RRB recruitment notifications. As the dates of examination for the above test are approaching this is the high time for study. Here we present to you the detailed syllabus for the RRB ALP Exam. If you want to know more on this, check our latest article on RRB ALP Exam Date.

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Important Details

  • Name of the Post- Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP), Technicians
  • Total Number of Vacancy- 27019 posts
  • Salary- Rs. 19900 per month
  • Last Date of Application- 31st March, 2018

Exam Pattern

The notification for the post of ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) and Technicians for the RRB CEN 01/2018 notification already released. The exam is based on CBT (Computer Based Test). There are 2 stages of computer based test:

  • First Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)- MCQ
  • Second Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)- MCQ

For the ALP there are another 3rd round called Computer Based Aptitude Test. There will be negative marking for wrong answers. 1/3rd marks will be deducted for every wrong answers. There will be no negative marking for Computer based aptitude test for ALP.

Exam Number of Questions Time
1st Stage CBT 75 60 Min
2nd Stage CBT Part I – 100 90 min
Part II – 75 60 min

Exam Syllabus for First Round CBT

Topic Name Detailed Sub Topic Syllabus
Mathematics Number System

BODMAS

Decimals

Fractions

LCM

HCF

Ration 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.

General Intelligence and Reasoning Analogies

Alphabetical and Number Series

Coding and Decoding

Mathematical operations

Relationships

Syllogism

Jumbling

Venn Diagram

Data Interpretation

Sufficiency

Conclusions

Decision making

Similarities and differences

Analytical reasoning

Classification

Directions

Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Science Physics

Chemistry

Life Sciences

Current Affairs Science & Technology

Sports

Culture

Personalities

Economics

Politics

Etc.

Exam Syllabus for Second Round CBT

Second round is divided into 2 parts:

  • Part I – detailed MCQ on various general topics
  • Part II – MCQ on particular field chosen by candidates

Part I Syllabus

Topic Name Detailed Sub Topic Syllabus
Mathematics Number System

BODMAS

Decimals

Fractions

LCM

HCF

Ration 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.

General Intelligence and Reasoning Analogies

Alphabetical and Number Series

Coding and Decoding

Mathematical operations

Relationships

Syllogism

Jumbling

Venn Diagram

Data Interpretation

Sufficiency

Conclusions

Decision making

Similarities and differences

Analytical reasoning

Classification

Directions

Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

Basic Science and Engineering Engineering Drawing

Units

Measurements

Mass Weight and Density

Work Power and Energy

Speed and Velocity

Heat and Temperature

Basic Electricity

Levers and Simple Machines

Occupational Safety

Environment Education

Etc.

Current Affairs Science & Technology

Sports

Culture

Personalities

Economics

Politics

Etc.

 

Part II Syllabus

Discipline (Diploma/ Degree) Qualifying Test
Electrical Engineering Electrician

Instrument Mechanic

Wireman

Winder (Armature)

Refrigeration Mechanic

Air Conditioning Mechanic

Electronics Engineering Electronics Mechanic

Mechanic radio & TV

Mechanical Engineering Fitter

Mechanic Motor Vehicle

Tractor Mechanic

Mechanic Diesel

Turner

Machinist

Refrigeration Mechanic

Air Conditioning Mechanic

Heat engine

Miliwright maintenance mechanic

Automobile Engineering Mechanic Motor Vehicle

Tractor Mechanic

Mechanic Diesel

Heat Engine

Refrigeration Mechanic

Air Conditioning Mechanic

HSC (10+2) with Physics & Math Electrician

Electronics Mechanic

Wireman

How to Download Official Syllabus

  1. Go to the official site of DGET. dget.nic.in
  2. Click on Syllabus tab.
  3. Go to respective Trade- Syllabus.
  4. Download it on PDF.

Here is the direct link to download the syllabus. If you want to download the syllabus then click here.

Official Notification

Check the official notification here for the post of ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) & Technicians in the RRB Notification 2018. You can download the official notification from here and check the details on yourself.

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