Want to get a job in the Indian Railways? This is the best time you break the nutshell. According to the source, Government of India is going to recruit sixty-five thousands plus candidates on different posts of Indian Railway. The whole recruitment process will be completed with the help of the different RRBs across the variable region of the country. Therefore, RRB Chandigarh has released their latest recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technicians. Here we are going to guide you with all the crucial details about the most recent recruitment details of  RRB Chandigarh.


RRB Chandigarh Recruitment: ALP & Technicians

RRP Chandigarh is going to recruit almost 5000 job seekers across Punjab. The successful aspirants will be recruited in the post of ALP and technicians in the Northern Railway. The following table will offer you a clear idea of the vacant posts for different categories.

PostRegionURSCSTOBCEx Service Men
Assistant Loco PilotNorthern Railway664193100351146
TechniciansNorthern Railway1653445246824308

RRB Chandigarh Recruitment: Application Fees

To apply for the post of ALP or Technicians the candidates from General Category need to pay a fee of Rupees 500. The candidates from the reserved categories will get a 50% fee exemption. Therefore the SC, ST, and Ex-Serviceman need to pay just rupees 250 as exam fees. There are fees exemption for the female candidates also and they need to pay 250 as well.

RRB Chandigarh Eligibility Criteria

You must need to know the eligibility criteria before you start applying for the different post of RRB Chandigarh. Here are the things you must possess to find yourself eligible.

Nationality: It’s the first and foremost requirement that the candidate must be a citizen of India.

Educational Qualification: Go through the table below and check the educational qualification you need to have to apply for the Assistant Loco Pilot and the technicians’ post.

Electrical Engineering with the combination of various streams of Electrical EngineeringElectrician
Instrument Mechanic
Refrigeration and Air
Conditioning Mechanic
Electronics Engineering and the combination of various streams of Electronics EngineeringElectronics Mechanic
Mechanic Radio & TV
Mechanical Engineering of various streams of Mechanical engineeringFitter
Mechanic Motor Vehicle
Mechanic Diesel
Refrigeration and Air
Conditioning Mechanic
Heat Engine
Millwright Maintenance Mechanic
Automobile Engineering with a combination of various streams of Automobile EngineeringMechanic Motor Vehicle
Tractor Mechanic
Mechanic Diesel
Heat Engine
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
HSC(10+2) with Physics and MathsElectrician
Electronics Mechanic


Age Limit: This might be the most crucial one, a candidate must be 18 – 30 years for ALP & Technician and 18 – 33 years for Group D Posts.


RRB Chandigarh Recruitment: Syllabus & Exam Pattern

There are two stages of the selection process.

  • First Stage is CBT
  • Second Stage is CBT(Part A) & CBT(Part- B)


The CBT includes subjects like…

  • Mathematics
    • Number system
    • BODMAS
    • Decimal & 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 and Age Calculations
    • Calendar & Clock
    • Pipes & Cistern etc
  • 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
  • General Intelligence
    • Figures and Pictures
    • Analogies & Space
    • Visualization & Similarities
    • Decision Making & Problem-Solving
    • Arithmetical Number Series
    • Differences & Arithmetical Reasoning
    • Analysis & Judgement
    • Relationship Concepts
    • Visual memory & Observation
    • Discrimination
    • Verbal and Figure Classification
  • General Science
    The syllabus under this shall cover the Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of the 10th standard level.
  • General Awareness on Current Affairs
    • Current affairs in Science & Technology
    • Sports & Culture
    • Personalities & Economics
    • Politics and other subjects of importance, etc
The CBT(Part A) includes subjects like…

The syllabus of mathematics is the same as CBT
General Intelligence & Reasoning
The syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning is the same as CBT

Basic Science and Engineering

  • Engineering Drawing includes 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
The syllabus of General Awareness on Current Affair is the same as CBT
There will be 75 questions for CBT and the total marks will be 75 also. You have to complete the whole paper within 60 minutes.

For CBT (Part A) the total number of questions will be 100 and the total marks of the questions will be 100. You will get 90 minutes to complete the whole paper.

The second stage CBT (Part B)

There will be 75 questions to complete within 60 minutes. This part is quite easy to qualify. And this part is only for the technicians.

There will be three stage to select technicians. Have a look,

  • The online exam is the first stage
  • The Computer-Based Aptitude test is the second stage
  • And the third stage is Document Verification

Anyway, Guys! Now you have all the must-have information about the RRB Chandigarh Recruitment 2018. Hope it will help you to streamline your preparation and get the job. For further queries, you can ask here in the comment box. To know more about other RRB Recruitment go through our other posts.

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