Join Govt Jobs Alert Telegram Group Join Now
Join Govt Jobs WhatsApp Channel Join Now

19 February, 2024

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024, 5696 Vacancies, Apply Online, Las Date 19/02/24

RRB ALP Vacancy 2024: 5696 Posts, Eligibility, Selection Process, Exam Details, and How to Apply Online

The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs), under the Government of the Ministry of Railways, have released a centralized Employment Notification for the position of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) to fill 5696 vacancies across India. Indian citizens who have successfully completed a minimum of Matriculation and ITI are eligible to apply for Assistant Loco Pilot positions.

Interested candidates can submit their applications online through the RRB ALP Online Application Portal, accessible at

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 - 5696+ Vacancies

Post Name

Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

Total Vacancies


Notification No.

Employment Notice CEN No.: 01/2024

Job Type

Railway Jobs, Govt Jobs


Matric, ITI

Age Limit

18 to 30 years


Level 2, Rs. 19900/- per month

Selection Process

Computer Based Test

Job Location

All Over India

Last date to Apply


Recruitment Body

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs)

Registration Direct Link

RRB ALP Vacancy 2024

Railway ALP Notification 2024:

The Indian Railways has released a preliminary notification for 5696 Assistant Loco Pilot vacancies across all Railway Recruitment Boards in the Employment News Paper on January 20, 2024. The registration window for RRB ALP 2024 opened on January 20, 2024, and last date to apply on February 19, 2024. The Initial selection will be made through Computer Based Test.


Assistant Loco Pilot Vacancy 2024 RRB Wise:

RRB Name

Total Vacancies

RRB Ahmedabad


RRB Ajmer


RRB Bangalore


RRB Bhopal


RRB Bhubaneswar


RRB Bilaspur


RRB Chandigarh


RRB Chennai


RRB Gorakhpur


RRB Guwahati


RRB Jammu – Srinagar


RRB Kolkata


RRB Malda


RRB Mumbai


RRB Muzaffarpur


RRB Patna


RRB Prayagraj


RRB Ranchi


RRB Secunderabad


RRB Siliguri


RRB Thiruvananthapuram


RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Salary:

✔️ Railway RRBs Recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot Pay Level is Level-2, Initial Pay ₹ 19,900/- per month.

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit:

✔️ Minimum 18 years
✔️ Maximum 30 years
✔️ Age limit as on 1st July 2024
✔️ The Upper Age relaxation - 05 years for SC / ST, 03 years for OBC (NCL) and others as per rules.

Educational Qualifications:

(1) Candidates must have either Matriculation/ SSLC plus ITI from recognized institutions of NCVT/ SCVT in the following trades: Fitter, Electrician, Instrument Mechanic, Millwright/ Maintenance Mechanic, Mechanic (Radio & TV), Electronics Mechanic, Mechanic (Motor Vehicle), Wireman, Tractor Mechanic, Armature & Coil Winder, Mechanic (Diesel), Heat Engine, Turner, Machinist, Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Mechanic. Alternatively, Matriculation/ SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the mentioned trades is also accepted.
(2) Another option is Matriculation/SSLC plus a three-year Diploma in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Automobile Engineering, or a combination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines from a recognized institution in lieu of ITI.
(3) Note: A degree in the mentioned Engineering disciplines will also be acceptable in lieu of a Diploma in Engineering.

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Application Fee:

General / OBC

₹ 500/-

SC, ST, Ex-Servicemen, Female, Transgender, Minorities or EBC

₹ 250/- (Refundable)

Payment Method

Online Mode (Internet Banking, Debit / Credit Cards, UPI)

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Selection Process:

The Railway ALP Recruitment Process shall comprise of the following stages:-

First Stage Computer Based Test (CBT-1)

Second Stage Computer Based Test (CBT-2)

Documents Verification (DV)

Medical Examination (ME)

How to Apply RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Vacancy 2024:

  • Eligible candidates can apply to only one Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), and only one online application has to be submitted. Candidates must first 'Create an Account' for this CEN through the link given on the Official RRB Website.
  • The Candidates must have an active personal mobile number and a valid email ID for receiving OTPs for Account Verification and Creation. After creating an account, candidates should log in to apply for RRB ALP 2024 through any one of the RRB portals.
  • The Candidates are mandatory to upload a scanned copy of a recent clear color passport-size photograph, signature, SC/ST certificate, etc. Afterward, candidates must pay the application fee through online mode.
  • After the final submission of the online application, candidates can edit or correct their details during the Modification Window from 20/02/2024 to 29/02/2024.
  • The closing date for the submission of the online application is 19/02/2024 (Monday) up to 23:59 hours.

RRB ALP Notification 2024 Important Dates:

Railway ALP Notification 2024

Notification Pdf

Railway ALP Notification (Hindi) 2024

Notification Pdf

Railway ALP Apply Online Link

Apply Here

Latest Railway Jobs 2024

Check Here

 Important Date for Railway RRB ALP 2024:

Start date for submission of Online Registration: 20/01/2024
Last date for submission of Online Application: 19/02/2024 up to 23:59 Hours
Date of Modification / Editing Application Window: 20/02/2024 to 29/02/2024
Tentative date of RRB ALP Computer Based Test: Will be Notified Later.

Help Desk: For any queries regarding technical issues with the RRB ALP 2024 Online Application, contact the help desk at Phone number: 9592-001-188 (OR) [10:00 AM to 5:00 PM].

Frequently Asked Questions:

How to Apply RRB ALP 2024?

The Ministry of Railways, Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB), invites applications for the recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) 2024. Interested candidates can apply online through the RRB ALP 2024 Official Online Application Portal ( from 20th January 2024 to 19th February 2024.

What is last date to apply RRB ALP 2024?

The last date to apply online for RRB ALP 2024 is 19th February 2024.

How many vacancies in Railway Assistant Loco Pilot?

Total 5696 Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) Vacancies opening in Indian Railways, Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs).

What is Selection Process for Railway Assistant Loco Pilot 2024?

The RRB ALP Vacancy 2024 Recruitment process will be made through following methods:-

✔️ First Stage Computer Based Test (CBT-1)
✔️ Second Stage Computer Based Test (CBT-2)
✔️ Documents Verification (DV)
✔️ Medical Examination (ME)

Is the Railway increasing ALP vacancy?

Currently, Indian Railways has opened 5696 ALP vacancies. According to RRB ALP Centralized Notification No. 01/2024, these ALP vacancies may increase or decrease based on the requirements of the Railway Administration. Revised vacancies will be published accordingly.

by | Last Updated on Monday, February 19, 2024