By | 05/07/2021
RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021

RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021, Category wise Railway Non-Technical Cut off list, RRB NTPC Exam minimum Qualifying Marks for General/OBC/SC/ST, Expected RRB NTPC Exam Cutoff Marks, Previous NTPC Cut off Marks Category wise

The Railway Recruitment Board has been organized the 1st Stage Computer Based Test of Non-Technical Popular Categories Posts. The CBT First Stage was held from 28 December to 12 February 2021. Aspirants who will get minimum qualifying Marks in CBT then shortlisted will be called for 2nd Stage CBT. We are discussing here RRB NTPC Expected Cut off Marks region-wise.

The Railway Recruitment board is filling 35,277 Non-Technical Popular Categories posts in various trades. Lots of candidates applied for this Recruitment and now they are undergoing selection rounds. Therefore they first check previous and Expected RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021 category-wise. The Board will issue Railway NTPC Cut off the list along with the NTPC 1st Stage CBT Result.

The Department has fixed minimum qualifying Marks for 1st Stage & 2nd Stage Computer Based Test (CBT). Aspirants who will get these Railway NTPC Passing Marks will eligible for the next round of selection i.e. 2nd Stage Computer Based Test (CBT). So we have provided here the expected and Previous Year RRB Non-Technical Cut-off list.

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RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021 – Railway Non-Technical Previous Year Cut off Marks

The Railway Recruitment Board was recently announced Centralized Employment Notification CEN 01/2020. Through this notification, the board will fill 35,277 Non-Technical Popular Categories Posts. These vacancies will fill for Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk, Junior Timer Keeper, Trains Clerk, and Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Traffic Assistant, Goods Guard, Senior Clerk, Jr. Account Assistant, Senior Time Keeper, Commercial Apprentice, and Station Master.

The Railway has been conducted the First Stage CBT in January/February 2021. Now all candidates are looking at RRB NTPC Previous Year Cut-off marks and expected NTPC 1st Stage CBT Cut-off list region-wise. Check NTPC Exam Date 

Railway NTPC Exam Details

Department Name Railway Recruitment Board
Total Vacancies 35,277
Notification No. CEN 01/2020
Post Name Non-Technical Popular Categories Posts (NTPC)
Application mode Online
Job Category Railway Govt Jobs
Location Pan India
Selection Process 1st Stage CBT

2nd Stage CBT

Skill Test /Typing Test

Document Verification

RRB NTPC CBT 1st Stage Exam Date Phase-I: 28 December to 13 January 2021 

Phase-II: 13 January to 30 January 2021 

Phase-III: 31 January to 12 February 2021 

Official website http://rrcb.gov.in/

Railway NTPC Cut off 2021– 1st Stage CBT Cutoff Marks

The Cutoff is stats minimum qualifying marks obtained by the candidates to qualify for the examination. Aspirants who will get minimum RRB NTPC Exam Cut-off Marks will be called for the next round of the selection process. The board release RRB Non-Technical Cut off separately for different railway zones and categories.

Board has fixed the Railway Non-Technical Cut off category-wise for General/OBC/SC/ST. Based on marks various factors on which authority decided the NTPC minimum Cut off Marks. There are the following factors that affect the RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021

  • Total Vacancies
  • Number of candidates who appeared in the Examination
  • Paper difficult Level
  • Previous year Paper
  • Reservation

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RRB NTPC Exam Marking Scheme- 1st stage CBT Minimum passing Marks

There shall be a two-stage Computer Based Test (CBT- 1st Stage & 2nd Stage) followed by Skill Test (Computer-based Aptitude Test. Subsequently, there will be document verification and medical examination. The stage 1st CBT was heed for 100 Marks. In this exam, there had 100 objective-type questions asked. Candidates should know that 1/3 Mark shall be deducted for each wrong answer.

Board has fixed the Minimum Percentage of Marks for eligibility in various categories. Therefore aspirants who will get RRB NTPC 1st Stage minimum Qualifying Marks will eligible for the next selection round. Following are the NTPC minimum Cut off marks –

  • Unreserved- 40%
  • EWS- 40%
  • OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)- 30%
  • Scheduled Caste SC- 30%
  • Scheduled Tribe ST- 25%

Note- These percentages of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PwBD candidates in case of a shortage of PwBD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.

Railway Non-Technical Cut off- CBT 2nd Stage minimum Qualifying Marks

NTPC 2nd Stage Computer Based Test (CBT)

Subject Name Question Marks
General Awareness 50 50
Mathematics 35 35
General Intelligence and Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR-40%, EWS40%, OBC (Non creamy layer)- 30%, SC-30%, ST-25%. These percentages of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PwBD candidates in case of a shortage of PwBD candidates against vacancies reserved for them. Latest NTPC Syllabus for Exam preparation 

How to check Railway NTPC Exam cut off 2021

Candidates have to visit the official site or below-given steps to check the NTPC Exam Scorecard. We have provided all region-wise links in the below table. Aspirants are required to select the desired RRBs Region and check Category wise RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021.

  • Visit the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) i.e. http://rrcb.gov.in
  • From the homepage, search for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) clicks on it.
  • Then, find the RRB NTPC Result 2021 link.
  • Also, check RRB NTPC Exam Cut off list
  • Category-wise and region-wise cut-off marks for Non-Technical Examination are given here.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Download and Take a printout of Railway NTPC Cut-off list 2021 for further.

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RRB NTPC Expected Cut off Marks

By the way, we have discussed above here about passing percentages. In this section, we will tell how many marks candidates will have to secure out of total marks i.e. 100 marks for CBT 1st Stage and 120 marks for CBT 2nd Stage. Based on the cut-off marks for this stage, aspirants 20 times the number of vacancies are selected for CBT 2. Candidates can check below the expected cut off for this stage-

Category Cut off marks
General 82-84
OBC 76-78
SC 70-72
ST 64-66

Previous Years’ RRB NTPC Cut off marks Category wise

Zone Gen. OBC SC ST
Ahmadabad 72.86 64.91 57.23 48.1
Ajmer 77.39 70.93 62.13 59.74
Allahabad 77.49 70.47 62.85 47.02
Bangalore 64.97 57.28 30.1 29
Bhopal 72.9 66.31 58.61 51.16
Bhubaneswar 71.91 65.76 53.09 47.79
Bilaspur 68.79 60.7 51.49 50.07
Chandigarh 82.27 71.47 71.87 46.71
Chennai 72.14 69.11 57.67 46.84
Gorakhpur 77.43 69.01 56.63 47.67
Guwahati 66.44 57.11 52.52 52.91
Jammu-Srinagar 68.72 50.88 52.27 38.05
Kolkata 79.5 71.53 67.07 52.92
Malda 61.87 48.42 43.11 31.89
Mumbai 77.05 70.21 63.06 54.95
Muzaffarpur 57.97 45.57 30.06 25
Patna 63.03 53.57 38.55 26.69
Ranchi 63.75 57.29 45.48 48.58
Secunderabad 77.72 72.87 63.73 59.13
Siliguri 67.52 56.26 54.31 45.9
Thiruvananthapuram 79.75 75.1 56.14 36.45

RRB NTPC Cut off Marks for CBT 2nd Stage 2016 Exam – Region wise

Candidates must check the region-wise RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021 for 1st Stage & 2nd Stage CBT. Approximately 3 Lakhs aspirants were shortlisted for the Mains, while the overall vacancies to be filled were 18,252. It was a tough competition. The RRB NTPC Mains Paper is 120 Marks & each question carries 1 Marks. There was a negative Marking of one third i.e. 0.33 Marks.

NTPC Commercial Apprentice

Category Normalized Marks obtained by the candidates (%age) Normalized Marks obtained by the Ex-SM Candidates (%age)
  Upper Cut off marks Lower Cut off Marks Upper Cut off Marks Lower Cut off Marks
UR 91.47 83.62 74.67 (only 1 Candidate)
OBC 94.28 82.44 65.52 (only 1 Candidate)
SC 80.4 74.5
ST 80.75 80.63

 Railway NTPC Traffic Apprentice Cutoff 

Category Normalized Marks obtained by the candidates (%age) Normalized Marks obtained by the Ex-SM Candidates (%age)
  Upper Cut off marks Lower Cut off Marks Upper Cut off Marks Lower Cut off Marks
UR 82.76 79.62
OBC 80.4 78.85 57.83 39.37
SC 73.29 73.29
ST 78.87 72.99

 Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk Cutoff

Category Normalized Marks obtained by the candidates (%age) Normalized Marks obtained by the Ex-SM Candidates (%age)
  Upper Cut off marks Lower Cut off Marks Upper Cut off Marks Lower Cut off Marks
UR 82.76 82.44
OBC
SC 74.42 72.23
ST 71.41 70.9
Goods Guard Category Normalized Marks obtained by the candidates (%age) Normalized Marks obtained by the Ex-SM Candidates (%age)
  Upper Cut off marks Lower Cut off Marks Upper Cut off Marks Lower Cut off Marks
UR 83.43 75.00 63.72 60.06
OBC 77.83 70.97 49.49 (only 1 Candidate)
SC 72.23 65.01
ST 71.68 65.23

Senior Clerk-cum-Typist Cutoff 

Category Normalized Marks obtained by the candidates (%age) Normalized Marks obtained by the Ex-SM Candidates (%age)
  Upper Cut off marks Lower Cut off Marks Upper Cut off Marks Lower Cut off Marks
UR 80.1 69.1 52.95 (Only 1 Candidate)
OBC 75.38 65.58
SC 64.08 59.37
ST 57.38 (Only 1 Candidate)

Assistant Station Master

Category Upper Cut off marks Lower Cut off Marks
  70% Marks (Written Exam) 30% Marks (Aptitude Test) Total 70% marks (Written Exam) 30% Marks (Aptitude Test) Total
UR 54.236 21.9 76.136 48.559 20.18 68.739
OBC 48.916 19.73 68.646 47.838 18.68 66.518
SC 47.299 20.48 67.779 40.838 20.25 61.088
ST 45.178 20.78 65.958 39.305 21.00 60.305

FAQs for RRB NTPC Exam Cut off

Question- Is there a Sectional Cut off in the Non-Technical Post Category?

Answer- No there is no sectional cut-off in NTPC CBT 1st & 2nd Stage. Candidates have to obtain minimum qualifying Marks out of Total Marks.

Question- How many Marks required to qualify for the Exam?

Answer- We have provided passing marks category-wise in this article.

Question- IS RRB NTPC Exam Cut off different for different zones?

Answer- Yes, Cut off is different for all railway zones.

Question- How minimum Cut off different from the overall cut-off?

Answer– The qualifying cut-off is only to qualify for the test. It does not guarantee candidates selected for the next round. They are selected based on the overall cut-off only.

Question- Is the cut-off calculated out of 100 marks for stage 1?

Answer- Yes, the cutoff is calculated out of 100 marks for stage 1.

Question- Is the RRB NTPC cut-off calculated out of 120 marks for stage 2?

Answer- Yes, RRB NTPC cut-off marks are calculated out of 120 marks.

Question- What are the factors that affect the Cut off?

Answer- The board will prepare Cut off the list based on total vacancies, Paper difficulty Level, Number of candidates who appeared in the Test, previous cut off.

We have tried to mention the full details about RRB NTPC Cut off Marks 2021 in this article. We hope that all candidates will easily check the category-wise Railway Non-Technical Cut-off List and Expected NTPC Cut off for 1st and 2nd Stage CBT.