RRB ALP Syllabus 2022: In order to fare well in Railway ALP 2022-23 exam, all candidates should be aware of the Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician syllabus and exam pattern. It is important to know the exam structure and the detailed syllabus that needs to be prepared in and out to clear Railway Recruitment Exam 2022. Let's start with an understanding of the exam pattern of RRB ALP Recruitment 2022. Candidates who have opted for the post of ALP have to give Computer Based Aptitude Test. After these two processes are completed, candidates will be called for Document Verification.

RRB ALP Syllabus 2022

The RRB ALP 2022 exam will be conducted in four different phases that candidates need to clear in order to get selected for various posts (Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician) in Indian Railways. Understand the marking scheme, negative marking, mode of exam, and other details before beginning with the preparation for the upcoming RRB ALP Exams. 

RRB ALP Syllabus 2022
Exam Conducting BodyIndian Railways Recruitment Board
Exam NameRRB ALP 2022
PostsAssistant Loco Pilot & Technician
Exam DateTo be notified
CategorySyllabus
Mode of Exam Online
Marking Scheme1 mark 
Negative Marking ⅓rd marks for each wrong answer.
Selection Process
  1. CBT I
  2. CBT II
  3. CBAT (Only for ALP)
Official websitehttps://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2022

RRB first stage for Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician of CBT and second stage of CBT are online objective-type papers. The first stage of CBT constitutes of 4 sections that need to be completed in 60 minutes. The second stage of CBT is conducted in two parts. Part A will constitute of 4 sections with 100 questions in total that need to be completed in 90 minutes. Part B will constitute 75 questions in relevant trade that needs to be completed in 60 minutes. 

Let's have a look at the detailed Exam Pattern for RRB ALP 2022-23 exam.

RRB ALP 1st Stage of CBT

The 1st stage CBT for Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician posts is common and consists of 75 questions from Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, and General Awareness on Current Affairs

RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2022 [CBT Stage I]
SubjectsNo. of QsMarksDuration
Mathematics202060 minutes
General Intelligence & Reasoning2525
General Science2020
General Awareness on Current Affairs1010
Total7575 

Note- There is a negative marking of ⅓rd mark for each incorrect answer. 

RRB ALP 2nd Stage of CBT

The 2nd stage CBT for Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician posts has two steps: Part A and B. Part A has four subjects - Maths, Basic Science and Engineering, General Intelligence and Reasoning, and General Awareness. Part B consists of questions from the relevant trade.

RRB ALP Exam Pattern 2022 [CBT Stage 2]
SNo.SectionsNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Part A
1.Mathematics10010090 minutes
2.General Intelligence & Reasoning
3.General Science
4.General Awareness on Current Affairs
Part B  
Relevant Trade757560 minutes
Total1751752 hours 30 minutes

Note- There is a negative marking of ⅓rd mark for each incorrect answer. 

Computer-Based Aptitude Test (for Candidates who have opted for ALP)

The candidates need to score a minimum score of 42 marks in each of the test batteries to qualify. The ALP merit list will be drawn only from amongst the candidates qualifying in the Aptitude Test, with 70% weightage for the marks obtained in the Part A of Second Stage CBT and 30% weightage for the marks obtained in Computer Based Aptitude Test

RRB ALP & Technician Syllabus 2022

RRB will conduct CBT 1 & CBT 2 exam which is common for both ALP & Technician posts. Let's have a look at the detailed syllabus of the written exam conducted.

RRB ALP & Technician Syllabus for CBT 1

RRB ALP & Technician Syllabus for CBT 1
SectionsTopics
Mathematics
  1. Simplification and Approximation
  2. Coordinate Geometry
  3. Mensuration
  4. Arithmatic
  5. Trigonometry
  6. Number Series
  7. Probability
  8. Algebra
  9. Ratio and Proportion
  10. Speed, Distance & Time
  11. Number System
  12. Profit and Loss
  13. Time and Work
  14. Interest
  15. Percentages
  16. Averages
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  1. Analogy
  2. Classification
  3. Coding-Decoding
  4. Problem Solving
  5. Blood Relation
  6. Venn Diagram
  7. Alphabet & Word Test
  8. Non-Verbal Reasoning
  9. Verbal Reasoning
  10. Direction & Distance
  11. Series
  12. Missing Numbers
  13. Order & Ranking
General Science
  1. Biology
  2. Physics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Environment
General Awareness on Current Affairs
  1. Polity
  2. Economy
  3. Award & Honors
  4. Art & Culture
  5. Sports

RRB ALP & Technician Syllabus for CBT 2

RRB ALP & Technician CBT 2 Syllabus for Maths, Basic Science and Engineering, General Intelligence and Reasoning, and General Awareness is similar to that of CBT 1 syllabus. However, the RRB Syllabus for CBT 2 for each relevant trade/subject has been tabulated here. 

RRB ALP & Technician Syllabus for CBT 2 [Relevant Trade]
SubjectsTopics
Maths, Basic Science and Engineering, 
General Intelligence and Reasoning, and General Awareness
Similiar to CBT 1 Syllabus
Electrical
  1. Electrical India
  2. Rolls, cables
  3. Transfers
  4. Three Phase Motor Systems
  5. Light, Magnetism
  6. Fundamental Electric System
  7. Single phase motors
  8. Switches, Plugs and Electrical Connections
Electronics & Communication
  1. The Transistor
  2. Dias
  3. Digital Electronics
  4. Networking and Industrial Electronics
  5. Electronic Tube
  6. Semi Conductor Physics
  7. Robotic Radio Communication Systems
  8. Satellite Matters
  9. Computer & Micro Processor
Automobile
  1. Machine Design
  2. System Theory
  3. IC Engines
  4. Heat Transfers
  5. Thermodynamics
  6. Materials Applying Motion
  7. The Power Plant Turbines and Boilers
  8. Metallurgical Production Technology
Mechanical
  1. Dimensions
  2. Heat
  3. Engines
  4. Turbo Machinery
  5. Production Engineering
  6. Automation Engineering
  7. Kinetic Theory
  8. The Strength Of The Material
  9. Metal Handling
  10. Metallurgical
  11. Refrigerators And Air Conditioned
  12. Energy, Materials
  13. Energy Conservation
  14. Management
  15. Applied Mechanics
RRB ALP Syllabus 2022- FAQ's

Ans. RRB ALP syllabus covers Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science, and General Awareness on Current Affairs for CBT 1 exam.

Ans. In RRB ALP CBT 1 exam, 75 questions will be asked for 75 marks in 60 minutes.

Ans. Yes, there is a negative marking of 1/3rd mark for each incorrect answer in RRB ALP CBT 1 & CBT 2.

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