The Govt. of India, Ministry of Railways, Railway Recruitment Boards has recently announced about the vacancies in Indian Railways for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot/ ALP & Technician. Candidates can now apply for the post as it is available now. If you are also interested to apply in these posts of RRB Ranchi, there is the best chance for you. Know more about the Online Application of RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018. Also, know about the Dates, Eligibility Criteria and Documents Required for the post. Get complete information from the post.
Notification of the Eligibility criteria as the railway recruitment Board has passed that The age limit for the posts has been increased by 2 years i.e from 28 to 30 years.
RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018 Online Form
RRB Ranchi is authorized for recruitments of ALP & Technician Post in Indian Railways in Ranchi. The official notification for the post has been published and online forms for the posts are also available on the official website of RRB. According to Centralized Employment Notice (CEN), these application forms will be available online from 3rd Feb 2018 to 5th March 2018 on its official website. As it is really a good opportunity for all the candidates, who were always eagerly wished to apply for these post, they can register their names here. Here are some important points which you must remember given in the table below-
|Event Name||RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018|
|Post Name||Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) & Technician in Indian Railways|
|No. of Vacancies||2043|
|Authorized Body||Indian Railway Recruitment Board|
|Important Link||Click Here|
|Starting Date Application||3rd February 2018|
|Last Date of Application||5th March 2018|
|Admit Card Issue Date||Updating Soon|
|CBT Date||Updating Soon|
|Result/ Merit List Date||Not available|
RRB Ranchi Vacancy 2018
RRB has announced recruitments in many vacancies in Ranchi for the posts ALP & Technician. According to the current notification released, the number of vacancies for various posts in RRB Ranchi is 2043. However, these numbers are for only immediate reference, the number of vacancies can increase or decrease according to the requirement of the Railway Administration. The updated number of vacancies will be announced on the official website of RRB after the 1st round of CBT. This post will be fulfilled by all the eligible candidates who show themselves able to secure the required marks in the CBT and also, further pass the medical, psychological and skill tests for the vacancies.
RRB Ranchi ALP Eligibility Criteria
Before applying for any of the post told above, candidates must check their eligibility criteria failing which their application form can be canceled without any prior notification. The eligibility criteria are different for different posts. Here, we have told you about the eligibility criteria of Assistant Loco Pilot/ ALP-
Age: The minimum age limit for the ALP post is 18 and upper is 30.(increased by 2 years)Although the lower and upper age limit is common for all the posts, there is relaxation in upper age limit for some of the categories. The categories and upper age limit relaxation is given below in the table-
|Category||Relaxation in Upper Age Limit|
|SC/ ST||5 Years|
|OBC- Non-creamy Layer||3 Years|
|Ex-Serviceman||Up to duration of service
in Defence plus 3 years
|Jammu & Kashmir Students||5 Years|
|Women (Widow, Divorced,
judicially separated from husband but not remarried)
- Candidate must have passed Matric (Class 10th)
- A candidate who has completed his Diploma is also eligible for the post.
- An applicant who has completed ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT in specific trade can also apply in RRB.
Candidate must be physically fit in all respect for the medical standard of A-1, B-1, B-2 & C-1.
RRB Ranchi Technician Eligibility Criteria
As told above, the eligibility criteria for the different post is different in RRB Recruitment. The candidate applying for the post of technician must have satisfied all the eligibility criteria for the post. Here are the qualifications in different aspects of eligibility for Technician in RRB below-
Age: The age for the Technician post is 18 to 28 Years. The Upper age relaxation is similar to the APL post given above.
- Candidate must have passed class 10th from any recognized board
- Class 10th/ SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the specific trade related to the post.
- Or he must have done ITI (approved by NCVT/SCVT) in specific trade can also apply in RRB.
- Diploma in Engineering in Electrical, Mechanical, Engineering etc. Departments
A candidate must be Physically fit the higher standard. And also he has to maintain his fitness from the period of Joining up to the end of his career.
RRB Ranchi CEN 1/ 2018 Postwise Vacancy
According to Centralized Employment Notice (CEN) 1/ 2018, RRB has announced the vacancies in Ranchi at different posts. All the posts will have different departments and sub-departments. RRB has given you a great opportunity to grab a beautiful job and set career through these vacancies. Now it’s your turn to grab this opportunity. The number of vacancies for different post is here in the table given below-
|RRB: Ranchi Postwise Vacancy
RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018 Selection Process
The selection process of RRB Ranchi is based upon some steps of Written Tests and verifications. The date, time and venue of the different test will be decided by the RRB itself and it will be conveyed to all the eligible students through the official website of RRB. The steps of Selection for the recruitments of RRB Ranchi 2018 is given below. The selection process for the eligible candidates will be like–
CBT Stage 1 ( Common For APL & Technician)
The first stage of the selection in Railways is Computer Based Test or CBT. The candidate first required to clear the 1st round of Computer Based Test (CBT) which is a written Test. This test will be as a screening for the students. And will consist of general questions what they have studied in their previous classes/ courses.
- CBT Stage 1 Syllabus
The questions will be asked from the Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science and from General awareness of Current Affairs which will be consist of given portions-
|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.
|General Intelligence & 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.
|General Science||Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level|
|General awareness of Current Affairs||Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics
and other subjects of importance.
2. CBT Stage 1 Exam Pattern
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice/ MCQ|
|No. of Questions||75|
|Negative Marking||Yes (1/3rd)|
3. Min. Percentage of eligibility for Different cast students for CBT Stage 1-
PWD candidates will be given 2% relaxation in case of shortage of PWD candidates.
CBT Stage 2 ( Common For APL & Technician)
After the 1st CBT, candidates will be shortlisted and the selected candidates will be entered for the 2nd round of CBT. Here, candidates will submit their Specific RRB/Railway & Post. The 2nd stage CBT will be conducted in two parts- Part A, Part B. Part A qualified students will be eligible for Part B. And it will be done as follows-
|Part A||Part B|
|Duration||90 Min.||60 min.|
|Syllabus||Same as CBT Stage 1||According to specific trade|
|Min. Percentage of eligibility||As like CBT 1 round||35%|
|Relaxation||Same as CBT Stage 1||No Relaxation|
Computer-Based Aptitude Test (Only for ALP)
Candidates who will qualify the second stage of CBT will be eligible for Computer Based Aptitude Test. However, this test is only for those students who have applied for ALP post. Students have to secure a minimum of 42 marks in this test and there is no relaxation is given at this stage. Also, there is no negative marking in this test.
Documents Verification & Medical Fitness
Candidates who qualify all these rounds will be sent for a medical fitness test and then the final verification will be done i.e Documents verification. Afterwards, the student will be selected for this post.
RRB Merit List
The candidates who are able to pass these rounds will be selected for their likely RRB and it will be announced through the Merit List. The merit list will be announced on the official website of RRB Ranchi.
RRB Ranchi Result 2018
RRB Result will be announced as in terms of Merit List. The merit list for the different post will be announced on the official website of the RRB Ranchi. The date of Result from the authority has not been announced yet. But it is soon will be available after some time of the examination.
RRB Ranchi Application Form 2018
The application form for recruitments of RRB Ranchi is available on the official website. The application form will be available from 3rd Feb 2018 to 5th March 2018. So, you need to hurry up if you are also interested to get the Post. Currently, CEN has announced the vacancies for 2 posts-APL & Technician. The application form for all the posts is same. Follow the procedure to apply in RRB-
- Visit the official website of RRB Ranchi at http://www.rrbranchi.org/
- Click on Railway Application form
- Find the link for RRB Ranchi 2018 Vacancies.
- Fill the application form with correct details.
- Upload the important documents
- Submit the application form fee online or offline
- Take a print of your application form.
RRB Ranchi Application Form Fees
You can also do the modification on your application form if any with a payment of Rs. 250. See the process here. The application fees can be paid through online and offline mode as-
a. Online fee payment can be done through internet banking or debit/credit cards till 5.03.2018 at the time of application form submission.
b. Offline fee payment can be done through-
i. SBI Bank Branch for Challan Payment mode until 5.03.2018 in any branch of SBI.
ii. Post Office Challan Payment mode closes on 03.03.2018 in any branch of computerized Post Office.
The application fees for different category-
|1.||all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at Sl No 2||Rs. 500|
|2.||For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWD / Female / Transgender /
Minorities / Economically backward class.
*This fee of ` 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable, on
appearing in First Stage CBT
RRB Ranchi Admit Card 2018
Admit Card or Hall Ticket for RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018 for both the post will be available on the official website of RRB Ranchi. Admit card will be issued to the candidates 10 days before Computer Based Test stage 1. You can get your admit card from the official website by simply entering your application Id and DoB.
The documents required at the time of verification are given below. Remember to bring important documents-
- Matriculation/High School Examination Certificate or Equivalent certificate
- 10 +2 / Inter / Higher Secondary/PUC
- NCVT / SCVT/ Diploma / Engineering Degree Certificate with Semester wise Mark Sheets (As applicable).
- Caste certificate
- Income Certificate
- Original discharge certificate for Ex-serviceman.
- Photo Copy of Aadhaar Card.
- Medical Certificate
- Receipt of payment
- Transfer Certificate
- J & K domicile certificate.
- Any other documents required
RRB Ranchi Helpline Number
Candidates can get support from the helplines of RRB Ranchi administration. You can directly call to the office and get the possible solution to your issue regarding the RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018. The helpline number is-
Helpline Number: 0651-2462429
Official Website: www.rrbranchi.gov.in