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RRB ALP Answer Key 2018 – Download the Official Answer Key PDF

RRB ALP Answer Key 2018 – Check the link to get the answer key of RRB ALP 2018. Also, you can download the Official Answer Key PDF below. Find all important instructions on raising objection against any answer. Read below to get more info.

RRB ALP Answer Key 2018

 RRB had released a notification regarding announcement of ALP Answer keys.  Candidates who appeared for the RRB ALP exam could check the answer key from 14th September. The answer key is a great aid for all the railway aspirants, who have attempted RRB ALP exam 2018 to check their answer and estimate their score. For that reason, we have shared a PDF of RRB ALP Answer Key 2018. The exam has been successfully conducted from 9th August to 31st August. In this article on RRB ALP Answer Key 2018 , we have updated the link to get the  answer key for the exam. You will also find the direct link to raise complaint against any objectionable answer.

Official RRB ALP Answer Key PDF Download

We understand that Answer key is very important for candidates for have appeared for the RRB ALP Exam 2018. Besides, it can also guide all those aspirants who are willing to appear for the next RRB exam. Find the official PDF of the Answer key for Exam Date – 9th August 2018, shift timing 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Official Answer Key of RRB ALP PDF – Download  here

Objection Link Activation

Now, RRB has activated the objection tracker link to raise objections on answers. You can raise objections from 21st September to 25th September 2018 (11:55 P.M.) Please find the direct link below.

RRB ALP/Tech. Objection Tracker Link

How to Download the RRB ALP 2018 Answer Key

To download the RRB ALP Answer Key 2018 the candidates need to visit the official website. However, as mentioned earlier also, we will be providing the direct link to access the answer key. Follow the steps below to know how you can obtain the RRB ALP Answer Key 2018:

Direct Link to Check Answer Key
  1. Click on the direct link that will be provided above on this page or visit the official website of RRB 2018.
  2. Find the direct link of the Answer Key and click on the same.
  3. The Answer Key will appear on your screen.
  4. Download it and you can use it to verify your answers.

Note: Do not worry if the link does not work. Due to heavy load, the site may not operate properly at the moment. Please try after some time.

Important Dates for Raising Objection

You can note below the important date and timings within which you can raise your objection against any answer you feel is wrong. The object link shall remain active for 7 days as given below:

 Events Date
Opening Date and Time 14th September 2018, 9 am
Closing Date and Time 21st September 2018, 11:55 pm

Guidelines for raising Objection

RRB ALP answer key shall contain all the questions and correct answers marked in green. For all those who wish to raise complaint on answer to a particular question must know the guidelines before raising objection. You can find them below:

  • You need to have your application sequence number and password that you received during registration.
  • Valid objections written in English shall only be accepted.
  • The correct answer of any question is one which has a green tick against it.
  • You can enter your objections with proper explanation in the remarks column provided.

RRB ALP Answer Key – Errors in Paper

RRB ALP exam conducted in the month of august, has released their RRB ALP Answer Key to the question paper. But it has been found that, a number of questions have wrong answers marked against them. You can check your attempted question and compare them with the following given table:

 Date Shift No of questions wrong
9th August 2nd 8
10th August 2nd 7
13th August 3rd 8
20th August 1st 16
20th August 2nd 5
21th August 2nd 25
29th August 1st 5
29th August 2nd 15
29th August 3rd 7

Check Expected and Previous Year Cut Off

It is also important to know the cut-off to estimate your score. RRB ALP Cut-off  is generally decided by the difficulty level of the exam, vacancies and number of applicants. RRB has not yet released this year cut-off. So we have calculated an expected cut-off based on the aforesaid factors and compared with the previous year cut off.  You can also check the Expected Cut Off of the exam from the below link.

For more such informative articles go through our blog posts. Stay Tuned for more Examination related notifications and updates. If you have any Query or suggestion, Do write us in the comments below.

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RRB ALP Preparation Tips for 2nd Stage CBT 2018

RRB ALP Preparation Tips for 2nd stage CBT – Tips, Tricks, and Strategies to crack RRB ALP and Technician Exam.

RRB ALP Preparation Tips

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) had released a notification for RRB ALP and Technician for 26,502 Vacancies. As the 2nd stage, CBT is nearing its conduct, applicants are looking for preparation tips and strategies. To make your preparation process more clear and vivid, we have brought for you details exam strategies and preparation tips to clear the 2nd stage, CBT.

RRB ALP 2018 Exam Pattern

There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in First and Second Stage CBT. You will get 1/3rd of the marks deducted for each wrong answer.

Second Stage CBT Exam Pattern 2018

  • All the candidates who have cleared the first stage of RRB ALP exam are eligible to appear for 2nd stage CBT.
Part Name of the Subject No. of Questions Duration
 Part
A
 Mathematics  100  90 mins
 General Intelligence & Reasoning
 Basic Science & Engineering
 General Awareness on Current Affairs
 Part B  Relevant Trade  75  60 mins
 Part A & B  Total  175  2 hrs 30 mins

RRB ALP Preparation Tips: Stage II, Part – A

RRB ALP Preparation Tips: Subject-Wise Preparation Tips for the Stage II, Part- A exam & also check the complete RRB ALP Syllabus here.

English:

There is no English test here so do not worry about your grammar, though knowledge basic level of English is expected from all applicants.

Quantitative Aptitude:

Basics of Quantitative Aptitude will be tested till difficulty level of Class 12.

Reasoning:

Classification, Arrange words in Logical Order, Syllogism, Verbal Analogies, Analysis Judgment, Numerical Operations, Coding-Decoding, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Matrix and puzzles

Basic Science and engineering:

Be well versed in Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and even biology till class 12 level.

Aptitude Test for ALP:

Aptitude Test aims to check your thought process. It intends to check your personality traits and know what kind of person you are. This will check if you are suitable for the job profile of Assistant Loco Pilot. The screening process will help the employer know if you are mentally fit for the job.

RRB ALP Preparation Tips: Stage II, Part – B

  • Choose a relevant trade from the options you have in accordance with your engineering Discipline.
  • Prepare well, as this will be the testimony of your knowledge in the relevant trade.
  • Be aware of the question before solving it because each wrong answer will act negatively reducing 1/3 marks.

RRB ALP Preparation Tips: Tips, Tricks, and Strategies for ALP and Technician

Understand the exam pattern:

Get familiar with the exam pattern and syllabus before you begin to prepare.

Proper planning :

Plan your studies well. Proper planning is the key to success in competitive exams. Study and prepare months in advance.

Aim for Accuracy:

You need to be accurate while solving mathematical problems.

Effective Time Management Tips:

There is very little time to solve too many questions. You need to learn to juggle various sections and manage to solve as many questions as you can.

Prepare study notes:

Apart from using reference material to study, you need to prepare using your own notes. After exhaustive studying, you will come across important things from an exam perspective. Study notes are important observations and points that will help.

Practice with Mock Test-Series:

Mock Tests reflect a true picture of your performance as they act as a mirror and help you analyze your strengths and weaknesses. Toprankers offers RRB ALP Mock Test in both Hindi and English.

Stay Positive:

A few minutes of prayer every day can help you stay positive. You can also practice Yoga, do exercise and take a balanced diet.

Practicals and Theory:

ITI Disciplines are a practical subject but it involves a lot of theory and one must never avoid the theoretical concepts of the exam.

Get your Basics Right:

Get your basics right and then only you can go further with more tough concepts.

Prepare Notes and Revise:

There are no shortcuts, so prepare thoroughly.

Stay Updated with Current Affairs:

You should read the newspapers, magazines regularly and also stay updated with current affairs. Pay special attention to the banking and finance industry. Other topics you can focus on include Banking awareness, Sports, Business & Economy, Political news, Awards, static GK and more etc.

Take coaching if Required:

A good teacher can both teach you and inspire you.

Computer Based Test:

You need to get acquainted with the online system of answering questions. It is unlike the traditional pencil-paper method.

Stay tuned for more updates on RRB ALP Preparation Tips!

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RRB ALP 2nd Stage Syllabus and Exam Pattern – Download in PDF

Are you aspiring to be a Loco Pilot? If Yes, then RRB has released the exam pattern of 2nd stage CBT exam for recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot. Check out the complete RRB ALP Exam Pattern and RRB ALP Syllabus here-

RRB ALP Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2018

RRB ALP had released the official exam pattern for 1st stage CBT exam earlier this year. According to the official notification, they have mentioned subject wise no. of questions. As the 1st stage CBT is over and candidates are eagerly waiting for results, we have brought for you detailed syllabus for 2nd stage CBT to make the preparation for second stage CBT smooth and swift. As per the latest update, subject wise, no. of questions has been released for every section. Candidates who are preparing for RRB ALP can download the latest syllabus and exam pattern from this article. It is very important that you know the entire syllabus and exam pattern before preparing for the exam. So, go through the detailed subject-wise syllabus and design your plan of study accordingly.

RRB ALP Exam Pattern

RRB ALP exam is conducted in 4 phases:

  • First Stage CBT
  • Second Stage CBT
  • Computer-Based Aptitude Test
  • Document Verification.

Second Stage CBT Exam Pattern

Part Name of the Subject No. of Questions Duration
 Part
A
 Mathematics  100  90 mins
 General Intelligence & Reasoning
 Basic Science & Engineering
 General Awareness on Current Affairs
 Part B  Relevant Trade  75  60 mins
 Part A & B  Total  175  2 hrs 30 mins
  •  There is a negative marking in both the First & Second stage CBT.
  • 1/3rd of the marks allotted to a question will be deducted from a wrong answer.
  • If you qualify both the stages, you will be called for a computer-based aptitude test.

RRB ALP 2nd stage CBT Syllabus:

RRB ALP Syllabus for the 2nd stage CBT was notified earlier this year by Railway Recruitment Board. Knowing the syllabus well can always turn your preparation a lot easier. Below is the complete syllabus for 2nd stage CBT;

Part A

Subject wise syllabus
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 and 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
Basic Science and Engineering Engineering Drawing (Projections, Views, Drawing Instruments,
Lines, Geometric figures, Symbolic Representation), Units, Measurements, Mass Weight and Density, Work Power
and Energy, Speed and Velocity, Heat and Temperature, Basic Electricity, Levers and Simple Machines, Occupational
Safety and Health, Environment Education, IT Literacy etc.
General Awareness on Current Affairs Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics
and any other subjects of importance.

Part B

Engineering Discipline (Diploma/Degree) Relevant trade for the Qualifying test to be selected from
Electrical Engineering and the combination of various streams of Electrical Engineering Electrician/ Instrument Mechanic/ Wiremen/ Winder (Armature)/ Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic
Electronics Engineering and the combination of various streams of Electronics Engineering Electronics Mechanic/ Mechanic Radio & TV
Mechanical Engineering and the combination of various streams of Mechanical Engineering Fitter/ Mechanic Motor Vehicle/ Tractor Mechanic/ Mechanic Diesel/ Turner/ Machinist/ refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic/ Heat Engine/ Millwright Maintenance Mechanic
Automobile Engineering and the combination of various streams of Automobile Engineering Mechanic Motor Vehicle/ Tractor mechanic/ Mechanic Diesel/ Heat engine/ Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
HSC (10+2) with Physics and Maths Electrician/ Electronics Mechanic/ Wireman

First Stage CBT Exam Pattern

Name of the Subject  No of Questions
 Mathematics  20
 General Intelligence and Reasoning  25
 General Science  20
 General Awareness & Current Affairs  10
Total

 75

Download RRB ALP Syllabus 2018

Mathematics General Intelligence & Reasoning General Science General Awareness & Current Affairs
-Number System
-BODMAS
-Decimals
-Fraction
-HCF & LCM
-Ratio & Proportion
-Mensuration
-Time & Work
-Time & Distance
-Simple & Compound Interest
-Profit & Loss
-Algebra
-Geometry
-Trigonometry
-Elementary Statistics
-Square Roots
-Age Calculation
-Calendar & Cloak
-Pipes & Cistern
-Analogies
-Alphabetical & Number Series
-Coding & Decoding
-Mathematical Operation
-Relationship
-Syllogisms
-Jumbling
-Venn Diagram
-Data Interpretation & Sufficiency
-Conclusion & Decision Making
-Similarities & Differences
-Analytical Reasoning
-Classification
-Directions Statement
-Argument & Assumption
-Physics
-Chemistry
-Life Science
-Earth Science
-Astronomy & Space Technology
-Computer & Mobile Technology
-Invention & Technology
-Nutrition
-Military Technology
-Diseases
-Science & Technology
-Sports
-Culture
-Personalities
-Economics
-Politics
-Geography
-History
-Miscellaneous Topics

Now that you are well aware of the RRB ALP Exam Pattern and RRB ALP Syllabus for 2018, you can start your preparation accordingly. If you have any questions or suggestions from us, do write down in the comment section below.

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RRB ALP Last Date to Apply

RRB ALP Last Date to Apply – Important Dates for RRB ALP with the last date of applying online.

RRB ALP Last Date to Apply

RRB or Railway recruitment board has announced 26502 vacancies for RRB ALP and Technician. It is a wonderful opportunity for all those who want to work with Indian Railways.The RRB ALP Application Dates have started on 3rd February 2018 and will go on till 31st March 2018 till midnight 23: 59 hours.

Number of Vacancies for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018:

Name Of Post No. of Posts
Assistant Loco Pilot 17673
Technicians 8829
Total 26,502

Important Dates for RRB ALP: RRB ALP Last Day to Appy  

Particulars Important Dates
Release of notification by RRB ALP 2018 3rd February 2018
Online Application Dates Start 3rd February 2018
Online Application Dates End 31st March 2018
Issue RRB ALP Admit card 10-15 Days before the Exam
Date of Exam for RRB ALP April and may 2018
RRB ALP Tech Results 2018 Around 1 month after the exam

The RRB ALP Application Dates have started on 3rd February 2018 and will go on till 31st March 2018 till midnight 23: 59 hours.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidate must have completed SSC/Matriculation and ITI in respective discipline from a recognized board or university.

Age Limit:

Candidate should be between 18 to 28 years of age.

Sr. No Age Group Upper Limit of Date of Birth (Not earlier Than) Lower Limit of Date of Birth (Not later than)
UR OBC-Non Creamy layer SC/ST All other Community or Categories
1 18 to 28 2 July 1990 2 July 1987 2 July 1985 01 July 2000

Scale of pay :

Level 02 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of 19900/- plus other allowances as admissible.

RRB websites Regionwise: Given below are region-wise websites for RRB or Railway Recruitment board to apply and all important details regarding RRB ALP.

How to apply for RRB ALP & Technician?

  1. Candidates have to apply from Regional Websites of RRB.
  2. Candidate can apply for RRB From only one region
  3. You can also get all Details regarding RRB ALP Recruitment in the regional websites, links of which have been given below.
Region Link for Applying RRB ALP and Technician
RRB Ahmedabad www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Ajmer www.rrbajmer.org
RRB Allahabad www.rrbald.nic.in
RRB Bangalore www.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Bhopal www.rrbbhopal.gov.in
RRB Bhubaneswar www.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bilaspur www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chandigarh www.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Chennai www.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Guwahati www.rrbguwahati.gov.in
RRB Jammu www.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Kolkata www.rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Malda www.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Mumbai www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpur rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patna www.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Ranchi www.rrbranchi.org
RRB Secunderabad rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Siliguri www.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Thiruvananthapuram rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in

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