**The Railway Recruitment Board has released the RRB ALP syllabus 2024 for assistant loco pilots. Candidates applied for the RRB ALP vacancy 2024 must check the detailed syllabus for CBT 1 and CBT 2 in the article. **

## RRB ALP Syllabus 2024

The Railway Recruitment Board has issued the RRB ALP syllabus 2024 and new exam patterns for CBT 1 and CBT 2 along with the official notification. RRB ALP syllabus for CBT 1 consists of mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General science, and General Awareness on Current affairs section. While RRB ALP syllabus for CBT 2 consists of two part, part A and part B. Candidates interested in **RRB ALP recruitment 2024** must check the RRB ALP syllabus and exam pattern.

## RRB ALP Syllabus Overview 2024

Organisation | Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) |

Post name | Assistant loco pilot (ALP) |

Category | Syllabus |

RRB ALP syllabus 2024 | Mathematics, General Intelligence & reasoning General science, and General awareness on current affairs |

Selection process | 1. CBT 1 2. CBT 2 3. CBAT |

Total questions | CBT 1 -75 CBT 2 Part A – 100 Part B – 75 |

Exam duration | First stage – 60 minute Second stage Part A – 90 minutes Part B – 60 minutes |

Official website | https://indianrailways.gov.in/ |

## RRB ALP Selection Process 2024

The selection process for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) for the post of assistant loco pilot (ALP) includes various stages. As per the RRB guidelines, The selection process includes CBT 1 , CBT 2, CBAT, Document Verification (DV), and Medical test (MT).

- CBT 1
- CBT II
- CBAT
- Document Verification (DV)
- Medical Test (MT)

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## RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2024

The RRB ALP exam pattern 2024 consists of two stages: CBT 1 and CBT 2. Both stages are conducted through online mode in objective type format. In CBT 1 there are four sections with a total of 75 questions to complete within a limited time of 60 minutes. The second stage is known as CBT 2, this stage is divided into parts. Part A consists of 4 sections with a total of 100 questions to be completed within 90 minutes. Part B contains 75 questions which include relevant trade and are to be completed within 60 minutes.

### RRB ALP Exam Pattern for CBT 1

- This stage is common for RRB (assistant loco pilot) ALP posts. CBT 1 is qualifying in nature i.e, the marks obtained in CBT 1 will not be counted for the final merit list.
- It is a Computer-based test.
- CBT 1 consists of 75 questions from maths, General Intelligence & reasoning, general science and general awareness and current affairs.
- The marking scheme for CBT 1 is candidate will get one marks for each correct answers.
- There is negative marking of 1/3 in RRB ALP exam pattern for CBT 1

Subject | Number of questions | Mark | Duration |

Mathematics | 20 | 20 | |

General Intelligence & reasoning | 25 | 25 | |

General science | 20 | 20 | |

General awareness and current affairs | 10 | 10 | |

Total | 75 | 75 | 60 Minutes |

### RRB ALP Exam Pattern for CBT 2

- The second stage is CBT 2 this stages for assistant loco pilot post and technician post.
- CBT 2 consist of two part: part A and part B.
- In CBT 2 total 175 ( part A 100 + Part B 75) question is included.
- Part A covers for subject namely, mathematics, basic science and engineering, General Intelligence & reasoning, and general awareness.
- A total of 100 question will be in part A with the time duration of 90 minutes.
- The marks obtained in part A is used to shortlist candidate for further round of selection.
- Part B covers the topic related to relevant trade.
- In part B a total of 75 question will be asked and the time duration for part B is 60 minute.
- Part B is qualifying in nature.
- Candidate will get one marks for each correct answers.
- There is negative markings for 1/3 for each in correct answers.

#### RRB ALP Exam Pattern for CBT 2 (Part A)

Section |
Number of questions |
Marks |
Duration |

Mathematics | 100 |
100 |
90 minutes |

General Intelligence & reasoning | |||

General science | |||

General awareness on current affairs |

#### RRB ALP Exam Pattern for CBT 2 (Part B)

Section | Number of questions | Marks | Duration |

Relevant trade | 75 | 75 | 60 minute |

## RRB ALP CBAT

Computer Based aptitude test (CBAT) is only for the candidate who applied for assistant loco pilot in (Railway Recruitment Board) RRB. The question paper is available in both Hindi and English for RRB ALP CBAT. The candidate need to score a minimum of 42 marks in each test battery to qualify. The RRB ALP merit list will be drawn only from amongst the candidate qualifying in aptitude test with 70% weightage of marks obtained in part A of second stage CBT and 30% weight is for the marks obtained in Computer Based aptitude test. As per the notification there is no negative marking in RRB ALP CBAT (Computer Based aptitude test).

## RRB ALP Syllabus 2024

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) ALP syllabus 2024 is consist of CBT 1 and CBT 2 for the post of assistant loco pilot (ALP). Candidate who won to apply for RRB ALP vacancy 2024 must aware of RRB ALP syllabus 2024 to prepare for Upcoming exam and for plan for better strategy. Check the complete syllabus below.

### RRB ALP Syllabus 2024 for CBT 1

The RRB ALP Syllabus for CBT 1 consists of 4 section namely mathematics. General Intelligence & reasoning, general science, general awareness on current affairs. Check the list of RRB ALP syllabus 2024 for CBT 1 below.

**1. Mathematics**

- BODMAS
- Number system
- Decimals
- Fractions
- LCM & HCM
- Ratio and Proportion
- Percentages
- Mensuration
- Profit and Loss
- Time and Work
- Time in work
- Speed, Distance and Time
- Simple and Compound Interest
- Algebra
- Geometry
- Trigonometry
- Elementary Statistics
- Square Root
- Age Calculations
- Calendar and Clock
- Pipes and Cisterns, etc

**2. General Intelligence and reasoning**

- Analogies
- Alphabetical and Number Series
- Coding and Decoding
- Mathematical Operations
- Relationships
- Syllogism
- Jumbling
- Venn Diagram
- Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
- Conclusion and Decision Making
- Similarities and Differences
- Analytical Reasoning
- Classification
- Directions
- Statements- arguments and assumptions, etc.

**3.** **General science**

- Biology
- Physics
- Chemistry
- Environment

**4.** **General awareness on current affairs**

- National and International Events
- History
- Science and Technology
- Personalities in News
- Books and Authors
- Geography
- Award and Honours
- Art and Culture
- Polity
- Economy
- Sports, etc.

## RRB ALP Syllabus 2024 for CBT 2

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) syllabus for CBT 2 comprise of two parts A and B. Student can the complete syllabus mention below.

#### RRB ALP Syllabus 2024 for CBT 2 (Part A)

**1. Mathematics**

- BODMAS
- Decimals
- Mensuration
- Geometry
- Pipes and Cisterns
- Ratio and Proportion
- Elementary Statistics
- Fractions
- LCM and HCM
- Trigonometry
- Percentages
- Time and Work
- Profit and Loss
- Algebra
- Simple and Compound Interest
- Speed, Distance and Time
- Age Calculations
- Calendar and Clock
- Square Root, etc.

**2. General Intelligence and reasoning**

**Analogies**- Syllogism
- Directions
- Similarities and Differences
- Jumbling
- Alphabetical and Number Series
- Relationships
- Coding and Decoding
- Venn Diagram
- Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
- Mathematical Operations
- Conclusion and Decision Making
- Analytical Reasoning
- Classification
- Statements-Arguments and Assumptions, etc.

**3**. **Basic science and engineering**

- Engineering Drawing (Projection, Views, Drawing Instruments, Lines, Geometric figures, and Symbols Representation)
- Units
- Measurements
- Mass Weight and Density
- Work, Power and Energy
- Speed and Velocity
- Heat and Temperature
- Basic Electricity
- Levers and Simple Machines
- Occupation Safety and Health
- Environment Education
- IT Literacy

#### RRB ALP Syllabus 2024 for CBT 2 (Part B)

In RRB ALP syllabus for CBT 2 for part B is for trade syllabus prescribed by Director General of Employee and Training (DGET). Those candidate who have qualified IIT/trade apprentice qualification will be required to appear in this section. Also candidate holding degree, diploma and 12 having eligibility for the post of Assistant Ioco Pilot (ALP) have to select relevant trade from this list of trade listed again there in engineering discipline/10 + 2

**1. Electrical engineering**

- Electrical India
- Transfers
- Three Phase Motor Systems
- Light, Magnetism
- Fundamental Electric System
- Single phase motors
- Switches and Plugs
- Electrical Connections

**2. Mechanical engineer**

- Applied Mechanics
- Production Engineering
- Engines
- Heat
- Energy Conservation
- Management
- Kinetic Theory
- Turbo Machinery
- Automation Engineering
- Refrigerators and Air Conditioned
- Metallurgical
- Heat Transfers
- The Power Plant Turbines and Boilers
- IC Engines
- Machine Design
- Metallurgical Production Technology

**3. Electronic Engineering**

- Satellite
- Radio Communication Systems
- Dias
- Electronic Tube
- Semi Conductor Physics
- Micro Processor
- Networking and Industrial Electronics
- Transistor
- Digital Electronics

**4. Automobile**

- System Theory
- Metallurgical Production Technology
- Machine Design
- Thermodynamics
- IC Engines
- Heat Transfers

## FAQs on RRB ALP Syllabus 2024

### What is the syllabus for the RRB ALP exam?

The RRB ALP syllabus typically includes topics such as Mathematics, General Intelligence and Reasoning, Basic Science and Engineering, and General Awareness.

### Is there a negative marking in the RRB ALP exam

Yes, there is a negative marking scheme in the RRB ALP exam. For each incorrect answer, 1/3 number of marks are deducted.

### How is the RRB ALP written exam pattern?

The written exam consists of multiple-choice questions (MCQs) covering various subjects based on the syllabus. The number of questions, marking scheme, and duration are specified.

### What is the marking scheme for the RRB ALP exam?

The marking scheme involves awarding 1 number of marks for each correct answer and deducting 1/3 number of marks for each incorrect answer.

### Is the RRB ALP syllabus 2024 the same for all regions?

Yes, the basic syllabus for RRB ALP is the same for all regions.

### Is the RRB ALP syllabus 2024 different for the computer-based aptitude test?

Yes, the syllabus for the computer-based aptitude test is different and is specified in the official notification. It focuses on testing the candidate’s aptitude and skills related to the job.

### How many questions is asked in RRB ALP CBT 1?

In CBT 1

In RRB assistant loco pilot CBT 1 stage a total of 75 question will be asked.

### How many vacancies is released for RRB ALP 2024?

As per the notification release a total of 5696 vacancy is released for the post of assistant loco pilot.

### What is the selection process of RRB ALP 2024?

The selection process for RRB ALP 2004 includes , CBT 1, CBT 2, CBAT (Computer Based aptitude test), document verification, medical test.