RRB ALP/ Technician Recruitment 2018 – Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Admit Card, Result, Merit List, Helpline

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) has opened approx 26, 502 vacancies for ALP and Technician posts. RRB Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician Recruitment 2018 Application Form is going to start filling from 3rd February 2018 up to 31st March 2018.

So, all the eligible students can apply for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Post 2018 and RRB Technician Post 2018 by filling the Online Application. Through this article, we are providing you with the complete information on RRB Recruitment 2018, RRB ALP/ Technician Recruitment 2018, RRB Recruitment 2018 Dates, RRB Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria and much more.

On 21st February 2018, the notification is released by the Ministry of Railway. According to this notification, the age limit extended two years for all the candidates those are going to apply for Assistant Loco Pilot in Railway.

Latest Updates

As per the latest official notification, the ministry of the railway has extended the dates up to 31st March 2018 to fill the online application form for Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Grade-III.

Candidates, those have not applied for ALP and Technician Grade-III Posts in Indian Railway yet can apply or fill the application form by visiting the official website on or before the last date i.e. 31st March 2018.To know more about Railway Recruitment Board Vacancy 2018 Latest Notification Click Here.

RRB Recruitment 2018

Railway Recruitment Boards has released a notification regarding the recruitment of ALP and Technician in Indian Railways. This recruitment will be on the basis of students performance in the 1st CBT, 2nd CBT, Computer Based Aptitude test and Document Verification.

Then on the basis of this, a Merit List will be prepared and according to that, the Recruitment will be done. For complete knowledge of RRB Eligibility Criteria, RRB Merit List, RRB CBT 1 & 2 and much more, scroll down the article.

RRB ALP/ Technician Recruitment 2018 Dates

The RRB Recruitment 2018 Notification is already out for the Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Post. So, get the complete RRB ALP/ Technician Recruitment 2018 Dates Schedule below on the table.

Event NameRRB Recruitment 2018
Recruiting BodyIndian Railways
For PostAssistant Loco Pilot(ALP) & Technician
Mode of ApplyingOnline Only
Application Form Filling Start Date3rd February 2018
Application Form Filling Last Date31st March 2018
Admit Card10 days Before the Exam
1st CBT DateApril – May 2018
Official WebsiteCLICK HERE 

RRB ALP Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria

All the applicants who are seeking the jobs as ALP in Indian Railways must fulfill its Eligibility Criteria. Get the complete RRB ALP Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria below:

Nationality 

  • Applying Candidate Should be an Indian.

Educational Qualification

  • Applying Candidates should have completed the matriculation/ 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board.
  • Applying Candidate should have completed ITI from SCVT/ NCVT Recognized from streams Electrical/ Mechanical/ Automobile etc.
  • Candidates holding the Diploma Degree in Electrical/ Mechanical/ Automobile/ Electronics can also apply.

Age Limit

  • The age limit for the RRB Assistant Loco Pilot (APL) Post is 18-30 Years as on 1st July 2018 where the lower age limit is same for all categories whereas the upper age limit renders relaxation for the reserved categories. The Upper age limit as on 1st July 2018 for:
    1. SC/ ST: 35 Years
    2. OBC-NCL: 33 Years
    3. Ex-Servicemen (Who Put  more than 6 months service after attestation): Up to the extent of service rendered
    in Defence +3 years
    4. Candidates with Jammu and Kashmir Domiciles: 33 Years
    5. Women Candidates (Judicially Separated, Divorced, Widowed): General – 35 Years, OBC-NCL – 38 Years, SC/ ST – 40 Years

    6. PWD: General – 38 Years, OBC-NCL – 41 Years, SC/ ST – 43 Years

The age limit is extended two years as per latest notification of Railway Recruitment Board, this notification is released on 21st February 2018. According to this notification, the upper age limit for Assistant Loco Pilot in Railway for all Zones is 30 years.

Physical Standard

  • All the Candidates should be physically fit in all respects as well as the candidates should have correct vision.

Note that Both the Lower and Upper dates are inclusive in the Age limit Criteria.

RRB Technician Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria

View the complete RRB Technician Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria below:

Nationality

  • Applying Candidate should be an Indian Citizen.

Educational Qualification

  • Applying Candidate should have completed the matriculation/ 10+2 or equivalent and ITI course from an SCVT/ NCVT Recognized Institution in relevant subjects.
    OR
  • Applying Candidate should have completed the matriculation/ 10+2 plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in relevant Subjects.

Note: Age Limit and Physical Standards of RRB Technician Post are same as that of the RRB ALP Post. For detailed information on RRB Eligibility Criteria CLICK HERE.

RRB ALP Application Form 2018

The aspirants who fulfill the above Eligibility Criteria can fill the RRB ALP Application Form. Similarly, the candidates who are eligible for the RRB Technician Post 2018 can fill the RRB Technician 2018 Application Form. The application form will be available for filling from 3rd February 2018 form the RRB Website. The Last Date to fill RRB ALP/ Technician Application Form 2018 is 31st March 2018. Follow the below steps to fill the Application Form.

How to Apply for RRB ALP/ Technician Application Form 2018?

  • Open the official website of RRB.
  • Click on the link of Apply available on the homepage.
  • Now, register yourself on the official website by your name, Email-ID, and Phone Number. (Note that these details won’t be changed in the until the complete recruitment is done. Also, the authority will only communicate with you through your Phone Number and Email ID. So, don’t change it in-between the process.)
  • Now, Fill the Part 1 of the Application Form. In this part, you need to enter your all the details such as name, educational information, etc.
  • Now Click on Proceed and fill the Part 2 of the application form. In this part upload the necessary documents such as the scanned photograph, signature etc. Also, you need to select the language of Paper in this Paper.
  • After filling the application Form, pay the application form fees as per your convenience.
  • Check all the details once again on the Application Form and Click on Submit.
  • Save the acknowledgment slip for future use.

Note: Applications will be accepted through the online mode only. No application will be accepted in the Offline Mode.

RRB Recruitment 2018 Application Form Fees

The RRB Recruitment 2018 Application Form Fees is:

  • For General ( For all Categories other than the Fee Concession Categories): Rs 500/-
  • For SC/ ST/ Ex-Serviceman/ PWD/ Women/ Transgender/ Minorities/ Economically backward class: Rs 250/-

There are three ways in which you can pay the RRB Recruitment 2018 Application Form Fees.

  1. Online: Through your Debit/ Credit Card/ Netbanking etc.
  2. Offline: Pay by Challan at the nearest SBI Branch. (Last Payment will be accepted on 5th March 2018 at 13:00 hrs)
  3. Offline: Pay through Post Office Challan Payment at your nearest Computerized Post-Office. (Last Payment will be accepted on 3rd March 2018 at 13:00 hrs)

RRB Recruitment 2018 Exam Pattern

For CBT – 1:

  • Exam Duration: 60 Minutes (I Hour)
  • Total Questions: 75 Questions
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks:  UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%
  • Negative Marking: 1/3rd of the Mark of the Question

For CBT – 2 (Part A)

  • Exam Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Total Questions: 100 Questions
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%
  • Negative Marking: 1/3rd of the Mark of the Question

For CBT – 2 (Part B)

  • Exam Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Total Questions: 75 Questions
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks: 35% (No relaxation for any category)
  • Negative Marking: 1/3rd of the Mark of the Question

Computer-Based Aptitude Test

  • Mode of Exam: Online (Computer-Based)
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • The language of Paper: Hindi and English
  • Negative Marking: There will be no negative marking in the Computer-Based Aptitude Test.
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks: 42 in each of the test batteries.

RRB Recruitment 2018 Selection Procedure

RRB has released the notification for two posts i.e ALP and Technician. Students who have completed the Diploma and ITI Courses can also apply for the exam. So, below we are providing the RRB ALP Recruitment 2018 Selection Procedure and RRB Technician Recruitment 2018 Selection Procedure.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2018 Selection Procedure

  1. First, the students have to appear in CBT 1.
  2. Now, according to the marks of the candidate in CBT 1, the students will be selected for CBT – 2. RRB will select 15 times the community wise total vacancy for the Second stage of the ALP Post according to student’s performance in CBT 1.
  3. Selected students have to now appear in CBT – 2.
  4. The Authority will only consider the marks of the students in CBT 2 (Part A) for preparing the Merit List for the Next Stage if the student gets minimum qualifying marks in the CBT 2 (Part B). So, students are advised score more and more marks in the CBT 2 (Part A) and achieve qualifying marking in CBT 2 (Part B).
  5. Now, according to student’s performance in CBT 2, RRB will select 8 times number of ALP vacancies for each of the communities for the Computer-Based Aptitude Test. This selection will be done on the basis of Merit List.
  6. Now, the selected students have to appear in RRB Computer Based Aptitude test.
  7. At last, RRB will form a Merit List of Students after all the exams. In creating Merit List, RRB will give 70% weight to the student’s marks in CBT 2 (Part A) and 30% weight to the student’s marks in the Computer-Based Aptitude Test.
  8. Now, at last, the Merit List students have to come for the Document Verification. If all the documents are found correct, then the students will be called for the training.

Note: If there is a collision in the marks, then the candidate with older age will be placed first.

RRB Technician Recruitment 2018 Selection Procedure

  1. At the First, the students have to appear in CBT 1.
  2. Now, according to the marks of the candidate in CBT 1, the students will be selected for CBT – 2. RRB will create a Merit List and according to that RRB will select 15 times the community wise total vacancy for the Second stage of the Technician Post according to student’s performance in CBT 1.
  3. Selected students have to now appear in CBT – 2.
  4. Now, according to the candidate’s performance in CBT 2 (Part 1 & 2). The students will be called up for the next step i.e the Document Verification.
  5. The Merit List students have to come for the document verification at the respective place and time. There is no need to appear in Computer-Based Aptitude Test for the candidates who are applying for Technician Post.

RRB Recruitment 2018 Admit Card

The RRB will notify the students about the Admit Card through SMS and E-mail. Students can download the Admit card 10 days before the exam. The RRB Recruitment 2018 Admit Card will be available on the official website for download. Note that No Admit card will send via Post.

Candidates must bring a valid Photo ID Proof at the time of Exam. Also, the admit card will have the space provided for Left Thumb Impression. Also, a space for self-description will be available on the Admit Card.

In the examination hall, the student has to write a paragraph of self-description, put Left-Hand Thumb Impression and Sign in the space provided. This whole process should be done in front of the invigilator and submit the paper to the Invigilator.

RRB Recruitment 2018 Result

Students need to check for the result after each stage. The Body will release the Merit List after each stage according to which the result will be prepared. According to this, the students will be qualified for the next stage. The steps to download the RRB Recruitment 2018 Result are:

  • Open the official website of RRB.
  • Now, go and log in to your account through your Email-Id and Password.
  • Now, click on the Result.
  • Save the result for future use.

RRB Recruitment 2018 Merit List

After every stage, the students will access to the Merit List. In CBT 1, the merit list will be out on the basis of the student’s performance Student performance in CBT 1. The selected students will be eligible for the next stage. Similarly, at last, RRB will release a Final Merit List of the students who will be called up for Documents Verification.

The Final selection RRB Recruitment 2018 Merit List will be created according to students marks in the CBT 2 (Part 2) and Computer-Based Aptitude Test. Students can check for the Merit List on the official website of RRB. To view the RRB ALP/ Technician 2018 Merit List CLICK HERE

RRB Recruitment 2018 Document Verification

All the eligible or qualified students have to bring the below-mentioned documents for document verification. For complete information on this CLICK HERE.

  • 10th and 12th Marksheet (As applicable).
  • NCVT / SCVT/ Diploma / Engineering Degree Certificate with Semester-wise Marksheet (As applicable).
  • Caste and Category Certificate.
  • Original Discharge certificate for Ex-Servicemen.
  • Income Certificate (for examination fee waiver candidates).
  • Aadhar Card Photocopy.
  • Medical Certificate for persons with disability.
  • J&K Domicile for J&K Candidates.
  • Any other undertaking related to Joining.

RRB Helpline Number

All the students who are facing any kind of issue or have any query in the above process, then he/ she can call the toll free number of RRB. For your convenience, we are providing the various RRB offices Helpline Number below on the table:

Name of RRBWebsitePhone Number
Ahmedabadwww.rrbahmedabad.gov.in079-22940858
Ajmerwww.rrbajmer.gov.in0145 – 2425230
Allahabadwww.rrbald.nic.in0532-2224531
Bangalorewww.rrbbnc.gov.in080 – 23330378, 080 – 23334147
Bhopalwww.rrbbpl.nic.in0755-2746660
Bhubaneswarwww.rrbbbs.gov.in0674-2303015
Bilaspurwww.rrbbilaspur.gov.in07752-247291
Chandigarhwww.rrbcdg.gov.in0172 – 2730093
Chennaiwww.rrbchennai.gov.in044-28275323
Gorakhpurwww.rrbgkp.gov.in0551-2201209
Guwahatiwww.rrbguwahati.gov.in0361 – 2540815
Jammu Srinagarwww.rrbjammu.nic.in0191-2476757
Kolkatawww.rrbkolkata.gov.in033 – 25430108
Maldawww.rrbmalda.gov.in03512-264567
Mumbaiwww.rrbmumbai.gov.in022-23090422
Muzaffarpurwww.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in0621-2213405
Patnawww.rrbpatna.gov.in0612-2677680
Ranchiwww.rrbranchi.gov.in0651-2462429
Secunderabadwww.rrbsecunderabad.nic.in040-27821663
Siliguriwww.rrbsiliguri.org0353-2663840
Thiruvananthapuramwww.rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in0471-2323357

 


3 Comments on “RRB ALP/ Technician Recruitment 2018 – Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Admit Card, Result, Merit List, Helpline”

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