RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Age Limit, Educational Qualification

RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Age Limit, Educational Qualification

BySachin Awasthi  |  Updated on: Feb 7, 2022
Check out Railway RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria for Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician posts. Check Education Qualification, the Age Limit for RRB ALP Recruitment.
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RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2022: Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technician Recruitment Notifications from the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) would be released soon. In Indian Railways, RRB ALP is a countrywide recruitment drive for Assistant Loco Pilots (ALP) and Technicians. One of the 21 Regional Railway Recruiting Boards (RRB) for each region will coordinate and supervise the recruitment drive. RRB ALP eligibility criteria establish a clear set of conditions for a candidate's eligibility. Aspirants must check all of the boxes to ensure their ALP eligibility.

RRB Eligibility Criteria for ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot) and Technician

As per the official RRB ALP Technician Notification, the ALP eligibility criteria are mentioned below. You can find both the RRB ALP age limit and educational qualifications eligibility criteria for the RRB ALP Technician. Applicants must check the RRB ALP eligibility criteria in detail before applying for the exam, as without fitting the ALP eligibility requirements one cannot apply for it.

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RRB ALP Technician Age Limit Criteria 

The age limit criterion for the recruitment for Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician is the same. The minimum age limit to apply for RRB ALP and Technician is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 28 years as of 01.07.2022. The age relaxation for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment will be as per government norms which are mentioned below. 

Following is the age limit according to the ALP eligibility criteria. 

S. No.

Age Limit

Age Limit (in years)

1.

Minimum Age

18

2.

Maximum Age

28

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RRB ALP and Technician Age Relaxation

The ALP eligibility can change for some categories as there are age relaxations. The age relaxation in RRB ALP Technician Recruitment is for OBC, SC/ST, and PWD candidates which are mentioned below.

Category

Age relaxation (in yrs)

OBC

3

SC/ST

5

PWD

 General

10

OBC

13

SC/ST

15

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RRB Educational Qualification

Candidates should fit certain educational qualification criteria to be eligible for Railway Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Recruitment 2022.  With the details mentioned below, you will be able to know whether you are eligible or not for the ALP post. RRB ALP and Technician Recruitment 2022 is a technical requirement for which the following educational qualification is required.

RRB ALP Technician Educational Qualifications 

RRB ALP Technician education qualifications are department-wise, be careful while reading the below-mentioned educational eligibility criteria for RRB ALP & Technician.

Department

Educational Qualification

RRB ALP Eligibility according to Educational Qualifications

Mechanical

10th Pass (matriculation) / SSLC and ITI in the trades of Armature and Coil Winder / Electrician / Electronics Mechanic / Fitter / Heat Engine / Instrument Mechanic / Machinist / Mechanic Diesel / Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Millwright Maintenance Mechanic / Mechanic Radio & TV / Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic / Tractor Mechanic / Turner / Wireman
(OR)
Matriculation(10th Pass) / SSLC and Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trades mentioned above
(OR)

3 years Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Automobile Engineering/
(OR)

Degree in Engineering in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Automobile Engineering or Combination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines

Electrical

RRB Technician Educational Qualifications

SIGNAL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician / Electronics Mechanic / Wireman
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trades mentioned above
(OR)
10+2 with Physics and Maths

TELECOMMUNICATION

BLACKSMITH

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trade of Forger and Heat Treater
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trade mentioned above.

BOOK BINDER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trade of Book Binder
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trade mentioned above.

BRIDGE

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter / Fitter ( Structural) / Welder
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

CARPENTER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Carpenter / Furniture and Cabinet Maker
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

CARRIAGE and

WAGON

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter /Carpenter / Welder / Plumber / Pipe Fitter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

CRANE DRIVER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Mechanic(Motor Vehicle) / Material Handling Equipment cum Operator
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

DIESEL ELECTRICAL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician / Mechanic Auto electrical and Electronics / Wireman/ Electronics Mechanic / Mechanic Power Electronics
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

DIESEL MECHANICAL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter /Mechanic Diesel / Mechanic (Repair and Maintenance of Heavy Vehicles) /Mechanic Automobile (Advanced Diesel Engine) / Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Tractor Mechanic / Welder / Painter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

ELECTRICAL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician/ Wireman / Electronics Mechanic / Mechanic Power Electronics / Mechanic Mechatronics
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

ELECTRICAL / POWER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician / Wireman / Mechanic HT, LT Equipments and Cable Jointing / Electronics Mechanic
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

ELECTRICAL / TRAIN LIGHTING

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician / Wireman / Mechanic HT, LT Equipments and CableJointing / Electronics Mechanic
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

ELECTRICAL / TRD

ELECTRICAL / TRS

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician/ Wireman / Electronics Mechanic / Mechanic Power Electronics / Mechanic HT, LT Equipments and Cable Jointing / Fitter / Welder / Painter General /Machinist / Carpenter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

EMU

FITTER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trade of Fitter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

FURNISHING

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter / Carpenter / Furniture and Cabinet Maker
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

GRINDER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Machinist (Grinder)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

LUTER CUM ALIGNER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Foundryman / Pattern Maker / Moulder (Refractory)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

MACHINE OFFSET

PRINTING

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trade of Offset Machine Minder

(OR)

Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the above trades

MACHINIST

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Machinist / Turner / Machinist (Grinder)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

MASON

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Mason (Building Constructor)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

MECHANICAL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter / Welder / Machinist / Machinist (Grinder) / Mechanic/Mechatronics / Turner / Operator Advanced Machine Tools / CNC Programmer cum Operator
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

MILLWRIGHT

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Millwright Maintenance Mechanic / Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance / Mechanic Advanced Machine Tool Maintenance
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

MOTOR VEHICLE

DRIVER CUM

MECHANIC

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Driver cum Fitter / Driver cum Mechanic (Light Motor Vehicle)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades
(AND)
Should possess a valid Driving Licence for driving Light Duty and Heavy duty Vehicles.

MULTI SKILLED FITTER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter /Welder / Machinist
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

PAINTER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Painter General /Domestic Painter/ Industrial Painter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

PERMENANT WAY

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter / Welder / Machinist / Machinist (Grinder)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

PLUMBER / PIPE

FITTER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Plumber / Pipe Fitter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

PUMP OPERATOR

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Pump Operator cum Mechanic / Utility Operator
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

REFRIGERATION and

AIR CONDITIONING

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic /Electrician / Wireman / Electronics Mechanic
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

REMOTE CONTROL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician / Wireman / Mechanic HT, LT Equipments and Cable Jointing / Electronics Mechanic
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

RIGGER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Rigger /Fitter
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

S and T / LINE MAN

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Electrician / Wireman
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

SHEET METAL WORKER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Sheet Metal Worker
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

SHELL

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter /Welder
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

TRACK MACHINE

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Fitter /Electrician / Electronics Mechanic / Instrument Mechanic / Mechanic Mechatronis / Mechanic Diesel/ Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Welder / Machinist
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

TRIMMER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Tailor(General) / Upholsterer
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

TURNER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trade of Turner
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trade mentioned above.

WELDER

Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Welder /Welder (Gas and Electric) / Gas Cutter / Structural Welder / Welder (Pipe) / Welder (TIG/MIG)
(OR)
Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

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RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • The ALP eligibility is based on age and education qualifications. The age limit is 18-28 years of age. The Educational Qualification for ALP varies as per different departments. Check the detailed RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria.

  • Yes, you can apply for RRB ALP (Assistant Loco Pilot).

  • Yes, as per the RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria many departments require a  ITI in the particular trades

  • The minimum age limit to apply for RRB Technician is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 28 years as of 01.07.2022. The age relaxation for RRB Technician Recruitment will be as per government norms. 

  • The Railway Technician Blacksmith educational qualifications are as follows;

    • Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trade of Forger and Heat Treater
      (OR)
      Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trade mentioned above.
  • The Railway Technician Carpenter Educational Qualifications are as follows 

    Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI  in the trades of Carpenter / Furniture and Cabinet Maker
    (OR)
    Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in above trades

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