RRB ALP Notification 2024 – Apply 5696 Assistant Loco Pilot Posts

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released a notification for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 of 5696 Assistant Loco Pilot Posts. Interested and Eligible candidates may Apply Online from here

EventRRB Recruitment 2024
OrganizationRailway Recruitment Board (RRB)
Post NameAssistant Loco Pilot
Total Vacancy5696 Posts
QualificationClass 10 & ITI
Age18 to 30 years
Application ProcessOnline
Application FeeRs. 250 to Rs. 500 (Refundable)
Start Date20 January 2024
Last Date19 February 2024

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) have announced the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 with 5696 vacancies for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP). The official notification was released on January 19, 2024, and the application period is from 20 January to 19 February 2024. Eligibility criteria include Matriculation with ITI Trade certificate or a 3-year Diploma in relevant engineering disciplines or a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. The age limit is 18 to 30 years with relaxation for OBC (NCL) and SC/ST candidates. The application fee is ₹500 for General/OBC and ₹250 for SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen, PWDs, Female, Transgender, Minorities, and Economically Backward Classes. The selection process involves CBT I, CBT II, and a Computer-Based Aptitude Test (CBAT) for qualifying candidates. The initial salary for the position is ₹19,900, and We have provided all the details regarding RRB ALP Recruitment.

RRB Kolkata ALP Recruitment Details

Name of the Event: RRB ALP Notification 2024

Name of the Department: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)

Name of Posts: Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

Total Post: 5696 posts

  • RRB Kolkata: 345 Posts
  • RRB Malda: 217 Posts
  • Others: 5,134 Posts

Pay Scale: Pay Band 2  Initial pay of Rs.19900/-, plus Grade Pay and other allowances as admissible as per govt rules

Age Limit: The minimum age should be between 18 years to 30 years as of 01 January 2024.

Age Relaxation

Category wise upper age limit is relaxable as follows

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC5 Years
ST5 Years
Ex-servicemen2 Years
PwD10 Years
Application Fee

Candidates need to pay a fee which is Refundable after appearing for the First Stage CBT exam.

CategoryApplication Fee
SC, ST, Ex-Serviceman, PWDs, Female, Transgender, Minorities, EBCRs. 250
OthersRs. 500
Selection Process


Eligibility Criteria for RRB ALP Recruitment

Qualification Options:
Successful completion of Matriculation / SSLC with ITI in trades such as Fitter, Electrician, Instrument Mechanic, and more from recognized NCVT/SCVT institutions.
Alternate Qualification:
Matriculation / SSLC with completion of the Course Act Apprenticeship in the mentioned trades.
Diploma Option:
Completion of a 3-year Diploma in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, or Automobile Engineering.
Combined Stream:
Possession of a combination of various streams in these Engineering disciplines from a recognized Institution, substituting for ITI.
Note: A Degree in the Engineering disciplines mentioned is also acceptable in lieu of a Diploma in Engineering.

How to Apply for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment?

Candidates who have completed the ITI certificate with the above-mentioned trade are eligible to apply for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment. Follow the below-mentioned steps to apply and make the payment to complete your registration.

Scroll Down, Check the Important Link section
Click on the Online Apply link
You’ll be redirected to the official portal
Fill out the Application Form with the required detail
Upload Required Documents
Download & Printout the Acknowledgement Receipt

Important Links of RRB Recruitment

Online Application LinkClick Here
Download Official NotificationClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here

FAQ of RRB Recruitment 2024

What is the last date to apply for ALP 2024?

The last date to apply for the RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) Recruitment 2024 is 19 February 2024.

Is RRB ALP exam conducted every year?

Yes, the RRB ALP exam is conducted annually

How to apply for RRB exam 2024?

To apply for the RRB ALP exam in 2024, click on the Online Application Link from the Important Link section, and follow the online application process, including filling out the form, uploading documents, and making the required payment.

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