RRB ALP Answer Key 2018 - The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) will release the answer key of RRB ALP for each stage within a few days after the conclusion of the tests. The answer key of First Stage CBT will be available in July. RRB ALP answer key 2018 will be available online in pdf format for all the different sets of the question booklets. The answer key comprises the correct responses to all questions asked in the examination on the basis of which applicants can evaluate the probable score. The answer key will be published separately for each stage of the exam. Different regions of RRB will release RRB ALP answer key separately. Coaching institutes will release unofficial answer key prior to the publishing of official answer key. Applicants will be able to access RRB ALP 2018 answer key by visiting the particular region and entering roll number and date of birth. Check the article for more on RRB ALP answer key 2018.
RRB ALP 2018 Answer Key Dates
RRB ALP 2018 First Stage CBT
June - July 2018
Answer Key of First Stage CBT
June - July 2018
First Stage CBT result
RRB ALP 2018 Second Stage CBT
To be notified
Answer Key of Second Stage CBT
To be notified
How to download RRB ALP Answer Key 2018?
The procedure to check the answer key of RRB ALP 2018 has been provided below.
Log in to the official website of respective region
Click on ‘RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Answer Key’ link
Enter required details including roll number and password
RRB ALP answer key 2018 will be displayed on screen
Save and print a copy of the answer key of RRB ALP
RRB ALP 2018 Answer Key
There are 21 RRBs available in India. Each of these RRBs will publish RRB ALP 2018 answer key individually. The answer keys will be made available for all sets of the question booklet. Answer key of RRB ALP 2018 will be released for all stages of the exam. The link to download the answer key will be activated below upon availability.
RRB ALP Answer Key 2018 for all sets – Available Soon
How to calculate scores using RRB ALP Answer Key 2018
Candidates can use RRB ALP answer key to determine the number of correct answers they have provided in the test on the basis of which they will be able to calculate their probable score. The method to calculate probable score is provided below:
Probable score = Total number of correct responses x Marks for correct answer – Total number of incorrect responses x Marks for incorrect answer
Benefits of RRB ALP Answer Key 2018
Some advantages of the answer key of RRB ALP 2018 are as follows:
RRB ALP 2018 answer key list out the correct answers to the questions asked in the question paper
With the help of RRB ALP answer key 2018, candidates can cross-verify their answers and calculate the probable marks.
Aspirants can estimate their position in the merit list by comparing their probable score to that of previous years’ cutoff
Exam Pattern of RRB ALP 2018
RRB 2018 exam pattern incorporates details about mode of exam, duration, marking scheme, number of questions, and more. The exam will be conducted in three stages - First Stage CBT, Second Stage CBT and Computer Based Aptitude Test. Applicants qualifying Part A of Second Stage CBT and Computer Based Aptitude Test will be shortlisted in the merit list to appear in document verification. As per RRB ALP exam pattern 2018, all stages of the exam will be conducted online. Negative marking is applicable only for first and second stage CBT with one third of the marks assigned for each question deducted for every incorrect response. RRB ALP exam pattern has been provided in the table below.
Name of the Test
Number of Questions
First Stage CBT
Second Stage CBT – Part A
Second Stage CBT – Part B
Computer-Based Aptitude Test (AT)
RRB ALP Result 2018
Railway Recruitment Board will declare the result of RRB ALP 2018 in the online mode. RRB ALP 2018 will be conducted in 21 cities of India. RRB ALP result 2018 will be announced separately for each city. The exam is divided into three stages - First Stage CBT, Second Stage CBT and Computer Based Aptitude Test. Results will be released for each stage of RRB ALP. The result of First stage CBT will qualify applicants to partake in second stage CBT. Based on scores of the second stage of the exam, candidates will be shortlisted to appear in Computer Based Aptitude Test (AT). Computer Based AT is applicable for candidates who have applied for ALP position. Applicants will be selected for document verification on the basis of merit. The merit list will be prepared based on marks secured in Part A of Second Stage CBT and Computer Based AT.
RRB ALP Cutoff 2018
The cutoff of RRB ALP 2018 will be declared separately for the three stages of the exam. RRB ALP 2018 cutoff will be announced by Railway Recruitment Board. The cutoff qualifies candidates for subsequent stage of the exam. The conducting board also provides qualifying cutoff for the three stages. The qualifying cutoff has been declared along with the notification. The qualifying cutoff is the minimum score candidates are required to secure to qualify the test. Merit based cutoff of RRB ALP 2018 will be prepared based on which candidates will be called for document verification. Marks secured in Part A of Second Stage CBT and Computer Based Aptitude Test is the criteria based on which the merit list will be prepared.
RRB ALP is conducted to recruit candidates for the position of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician. RRB ALP 2018 will be held by 21 RRBs in their respective city. There are a total of 26502 vacancies available. Of the vacancies announced, 17763 posts are for ALP while 8829 are available for the position of Technicians. RRB ALP is conducted in three stages – First Stage CBT, Second Stage CBT and Computer Based Aptitude Test.