RRB ALP 2018 Latest Syllabus available here for download. Applicants who had applied for the Assistant Loco Pilot job can get the complete your exam preparation using this syllabus. You can also check the exam pattern of RRB ALP 2018 exam in this article or http://www.indianrailways.gov.in. The RRB ALP Syllabus and exam pattern of all zones are provided here. Check RRB ALP Question Papers 2018

Download RRB ALP Syllabus 2018 PDF

Candidates who had applied for the Railway Recruitment Board Assistant Loco Pilot job 2018 can download updated ALP syllabus from our website www.rrb2018.com. You should completely know about the Assistant Loco Pilot syllabus and exam pattern before you start your preparation. The syllabus provided on our page would make your preparation more efficient. If you know subjectwise topics you can score more marks in the ALP written exam 2018. Download the RRB Exam Syllabus from the enclosed links.

Railway Recruitment Board ALP Exam Date 2018

After filling RRB ALP 2018 application form all students are preparing for ALP 2018 exam. For better preparation you have to know the exam pattern, syllabus, selection process and exam date. Exam date for RRB ALP 2018 is expected in April/May 2018 After knowing exam date for RRB ALP 2018 exam try to prepare for your ALP exam.

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Railway Recruitment Board ALP Selection Process Pdf Download

RRB ALP & Technicians selection will be based on 4 stages as follows:

  • 1. First stage CBT
  • 2. Second stage CBT
  • 3. Computer Based Aptitude Test
  • 4. Document Verification

Railway Recruitment Board ALP Syllabus – Overview

Download the syllabus using the link given at the bottom of this page. Along with Railway Recruitment Board ALP Syllabus 2018, you can also check exam pattern here. Aspirants can check all other details of Assistant Loco Pilot such as Selection process, weightage, the time duration of exam, exam date etc.

Name of Organisation Railway Recruitment Board
Name of Posts RRB ALP
Number of Vacancies 17673
Category Syllabus
Official Website http://www.indianrailways.gov.in
Application Mode Online
Starting date 03-02-2018
Last Date for RRB ALP Apply Online 31-03-2018

Railway Recruitment Board ALP Exam Pattern Pdf Download

First Stage CBT

Subjects No. of Qs Duration
Maths 75 60 Mins
General Intelligence & Reasoning
General Science
General Awareness & Current Affairs

Second Stage CBT

Part Subjects No. of Qs Duration
Part A Maths 100 90 Mins
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Basic Science & Engineering
General Awareness on Current Affairs
Part B Relevant Trade 75 60 Mins
Total 175 2 Hours 30 Minutes
  • There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in First and Second Stage CBT.
  • 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • If you qualify both the above stages, you will be called for Computer Based Aptitude Test and Document Verification as applicable.

Railway Recruitment Board ALP Syllabus Pdf Download

The Following are the subjects in RRB ALP Syllabus

  • Arithmetic
  • Reasoning
  • General Science
  • Technical Ability
  • General Awareness
  • General intelligence

Subject wise topics of ALP RRB Syllabus are clearly mentioned below. You can also download subject wise syllabus using the link given at the bottom of this page.

RRB Asst Loco Pilot Syllabus for Arithmetic

  • Percentage.
  • Time and Distance.
  • Time and Work.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • HCF, LCM.
  • Simplification.
  • Decimal Fractions.
  • Number System.
  • Ratio and Proportions.
  • Unitary Method.
  • Average.
  • Algebra.
  • Data Interpretation.
  • Simple and Compound Interest.
  • Mensuration (2D and 3D) etc.

ALP RRB Syllabus – Reasoning

Verbal Reasoning

  • Number Series.
  • Analogy.
  • Decision Making.
  • Alphabet Series.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • A problem on Age Calculation.
  • Blood Relations.
  • Test of Direction Sense.
  • Coding-Decoding.
  • Number Ranking etc.

Non-verbal Reasoning

  • Non-Verbal Series.
  • Grouping Identical Figures.
  • Embedded Figures.
  • Mirror Images.
  • Cubes and Dice etc.

General Science Syllabus for RRB ALP Exam

  • Physics.
  • Chemistry.
  • Environmental Studies.
  • Biology etc.

RRB ALP General Intelligence Syllabus

  • Figures and Pictures.
  • Analogies.
  • Differences.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Analysis.
  • Judgement.
  • Relationship Concepts.
  • Visual memory.
  • Observation.
  • Discrimination.
  • Verbal and Figure Classification.
  • Space Visualization.
  • Similarities.
  • Decision Making.
  • Problem-Solving.
  • Arithmetical Number Series.

General Awareness RRB ALP Syllabus

  • Sports.
  • Current Affairs (National and International).
  • Major Financial/Economic News.
  • Budget and Five Year Plans.
  • Books and Authors.
  • Awards and Honors.
  • Science – Inventions and Discoveries.
  • Abbreviations.
  • Important Days.
  • International and National Organizations.

RRB ALP Syllabus for Technical Subjects


  • Electrical India.
  • Rolls, Cables.
  • Transfers.
  • Three Phase Motor System.
  • Light, Magnetism.
  • Proved To Be The Fundamental Electrical System.
  • An Alternative System Single Phase Motor.
  • Motors.

Electronics and Communication

  • The Transistor.
  • Dias.
  • Digital Electronics.
  • Networking And Industrial Electronics.
  • Electronic Tube.
  • Semi-Conductor Physics.
  • Robotic Radio Communications Systems And Satellite Matters.
  • Computer And Micro Processor.


  • Machine Design.
  • System Theory.
  • IC Engines.
  • Heat Transfer.
  • Thermo Dynamics.
  • Materials Applying Motion.
  • The Power Plant Turbines and Boilers.
  • Metallurgical Production Technology.


  • Dimensions.
  • Heat.
  • Engine.
  • Turbo Machinery.
  • Production Engineering.
  • Automation Engineering.
  • Kinetic Theory.
  • The Strength Of The Material.
  • Metallurgical.
  • Metal Handling.
  • Refrigerators And Air Conditioned.
  • Thermo Dynamics.
  • Energy, Material.
  • Energy Conservation.
  • Management.
  • Applied Mechanics.