About the Examination

The Railway Recruitment Board conducts the RRB Exams. RRB recruitment is a highly competitive annual process. The RRB Exams 2023 recruitment for different exams will be announced through the official notification.

RRB Recruitment

RRB Recruitment

The RRB Recruitment details are published by the Railway Recruitment Board on the RRB official website. The Railway Recruitment Board was known as ‘Railway Service Commission’ but in January 1985 it was renamed.

The various details included in the RRB Recruitment notice are related to RRB posts, vacancies, and salaries.

The Railway entrance examinations are held for the selection of technical and non–technical cadres in the Indian Railways. Details regarding all the examinations conducted by the Railway Board are given in RRB official Website (

Thousands of RRB Vacancies for different RRB Exams are announced every year to recruit eligible candidates to work in the Indian Railways. Know the detailed information on RRB Vacancy in the linked page.

Also, aspirants for Railways exam must visit the National Recruitment Agency page. NRA shall soon be responsible for conducting a Common Eligibility Test (CET) for posts under SSC, RRB and IBPS. This common test will help in appointing candidates at Non-Technical and Non-Gazetted positions in the three Organisations.

In this article, the following RRB Exams are discussed:


The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) conducts the RRB Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) Exam to fill various auxiliary posts in the Indian Railways. The recruitment is done for the following posts:

    • Junior Clerk cum Typist
    • Accounts Clerk cum Typist
    • Junior Time Keeper
    • Trains Clerk
    • Commercial cum Ticket Clerk
    • Traffic Assistant
    • Goods Guard
    • Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk
    • Senior Clerk cum Typist
    • Junior Account Assistant cum Typist
    • Senior Time Keeper
    • Commercial Apprentice
    • Station Master

It is these posts of the RRB NTPC that keep the well-oiled machinery of the Indian Railways running, thus they play a crucial role in its day-to-day functioning. To get  more information on RRB NTPC check the linked article on RRB NTPC Full Form.

In this article, we will take you through RRB NTPC Exam 2019 Notification, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Exam Dates and more. Candidates who are preparing for the upcoming RRB NTPC exam can take the Free Online RRB NTPC Live Course and gain an edge over other competitors in the Railway NTPC exam. Applicants can also refer to the links given below to bolster their preparation.


RRB ALP Exam  

The RRB conducts the Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) exam to recruit candidates into the Indian Railways. The RRB ALP 2023 exam is yet to be conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board.

RRB ALP Eligibility

The RRB ALP post requires a candidate to have certain qualifications.

The RRB ALP eligibility is the major aspect that the candidates should be careful while filling the online application form.

The qualification requirements for the RRB ALP are as follows:


  • The candidate must be a citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan.
  • In case of migration to India from certain countries like Zambia, Taiwan, etc, candidates must have relevant migration document confirming the Indian Citizenship approved by the Government of India.

Age Limit

The age limit for the RRB ALP eligibility is as follows:

    • Minimum Age- 18 years
    • Maximum Age- 30 years

There is certain age relaxation for candidates which can be understood in detail from the RRB ALP eligibility section the official Notification.

Educational requirement

The basic educational requirement for the RRB ALP post is given below:

    • Candidates should have passed matriculation and completed course Act Apprenticeship Industrial Training Institute approved by NCVT or SCVT in the respective trade.
    • Those who have a diploma in Electrical / Electronics / Mechanical / Automobile Engineering recognized by the AICTE are also eligible for the exam.

RRB ALP Syllabus

The RRB has released the syllabus for the ALP on the official website. The RRB ALP syllabus will have all the relevant exam topics related information.

The Assistant Loco Pilot CBT 2 syllabus is very important as it contains many relevant topics that are asked frequently in the exam.

The RRB ALP exam pattern gives an idea on the overall exam.

The major topics covered in the exam of RRB ALP are as follows:

    • Mathematics
    • General Intelligence and Reasoning
    • General Science
    • Basic Science and Engineering
    • General awareness & current affairs

There are many important books for the RRB ALP preparation. Candidates should refer to the books mentioned in the article to understand all the topics properly.

They should devise a proper study routine for effective and successful exam preparation and a good score. Candidates can take regular Online Quiz to test their RRB ALP exam preparation level.


RRB JE Exam 2021

The Railway Board releases the notification for RRB JE Exam recruitment. The RRB Junior Engineer 2021 notification is yet to be released by the board. The Railways Recruitment Board conducts the RRB Junior Engineer exam in order to recruit candidates with science and engineering backgrounds to fill in the various technical posts available in the Indian Railways.

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