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RRB NTPC 2020 Update: Categorywise Minimum Qualifying Marks for Gen/SC/ST/OBC/EWS Candidates

RRB NTPC 2020 Update-Categorywise Minimum Qualifying Marks for Gen/SC/ST/OBC/EWS: Railways are going to conduct RRB NTPC 2019-20 Exam soon this year. Candidates who have applied for the RRB NTPC posts can check the minimum qualifying marks category-wise (General/ SC/ ST/ OBC/ EWS) which is required to clear the online exam.

Feb 17, 2020 12:00 IST
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RRB NTPC 2020 Update: Categorywise Minimum Qualifying Marks for Gen/SC/ST/OBC/EWS Candidates
RRB NTPC 2020 Update: Categorywise Minimum Qualifying Marks for Gen/SC/ST/OBC/EWS Candidates

RRB NTPC 2019-2020 Exam is going to be conducted by Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) for 35208 vacancies including 24605 Graduate Posts and 10603 Under Graduate Posts in the year 2020. As per the official notification released by Indian Railways, more than 1.26 crores candidates have applied for the RRB NTPC 2019-20 Recruitment in the year 2019. Railways will conduct the exam for the posts of Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) like Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Time Keeper, Trains Clerk, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Traffic Assistant, Goods Guard, Commercial Apprentice, Station Master, etc.

Get RRB NTPC 2019-20 Updates on Admit Card, Exam Dates, etc

Candidates need to qualify all the stages of the RRB NTPC 2019-20 Exam for the final selection. RRB applies the normalization method for calculating the qualifying marks of an examination conducted in multiple sessions having different difficulty levels of the questions. Let’s have a quick look at the Exam Pattern of RRB NTPC 2019-20 Exam:

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Exam Pattern

RRB NTPC 1st Stage CBT 2019-20 Exam Pattern – For all posts

Subjects

Number of Questions

(Objective Multiple Choice Questions of 1 mark each)

Duration

General Awareness

Practice General Awareness & Current Affairs Mock Test with Answers

40

1 hour 30 minutes

(2 Hours for PwBD Candidates)

Mathematics

Practice Mathematics Mock Test with Answers

30

General Intelligence & Reasoning

Practice General Intelligence & Reasoning Mock Test with Answers

30

Total

100 Questions of 100 marks

RRB NTPC 2019-20: Preparation Tips & Strategy

RRB NTPC 2nd Stage CBT 2019-20 Exam Pattern – For all posts

Subjects

Number of Questions

(Objective Multiple Choice Questions of 1 mark each)

Duration

General Awareness

50

1 Hour 30 Minutes

(2 Hours for PwBD Candidates)

Mathematics

35

General Intelligence and Reasoning

35

Total

120 Questions of 120 marks

RRB NTPC 2019 30 Days Study Plan

RRB NTPC 2019-20 CBAT Pattern - Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT) (Only for candidates who have opted for Traffic Assistant and Station Master)

The CBAT shall have questions and answer options only in English and Hindi. There shall be no negative marking in CBAT.

Download Previous Year Papers of RRB NTPC Exam

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Typing Skill Test (TST) - For the posts, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist, Senior Time Keeper, Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk cum Typist and Junior Time Keeper

Medium of Language

Typing Speed

English

30 words per minute (w.p.m.)

Hindi

25 words per minute (w.p.m.)

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Click here to know the latest RRB NTPC 2019-20 Syllabus

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Minimum Qualifying Marks in 1st Stage CBT

The normalized score of 1st Stage CBT shall be used for shortlisting of candidates for 2nd Stage CBT as per their merit:

RRB NTPC 2019-20 1st Stage CBT Minimum Qualifying Marks

Category

Minimum Qualifying Marks (%)

General

40%

EWS

40%

OBC

30%

SC

30%

ST

25%

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

Click here to know the details of EWS Reservation for RRB NTPC 2019-20 Recruitment

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Minimum Qualifying Marks in 2nd Stage CBT

The normalized marks score of 2nd stage CBT shall be used for shortlisting the candidates for document verification for the posts which do not have Typing Skill Test/Computer-based Aptitude Test:

RRB NTPC 2019-20 2nd Stage CBT Minimum Qualifying Marks

Category

Minimum Qualifying Marks (%)

General

40%

EWS

40%

OBC

30%

SC

30%

ST

25%

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

Get Region-wise Previous Year Cut Off Marks of RRB NTPC Exam

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Minimum Qualifying Marks in Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT) will be conducted only for candidates who have opted for Traffic Assistant and Station Master. The candidates need to secure a minimum T-Score of 42 marks in each of the test batteries to qualify. This is applicable to all candidates irrespective of community or category i.e. irrespective of SC/ST/OBC-NCL/EWS/PwBD/Ex-SM and no relaxation in the minimum T- Score is permissible.

RRB NTPC 2019-20 2nd Stage CBT Minimum Qualifying Marks

Category

Minimum Qualifying Marks

General/ SC/ST/OBC-NCL/EWS/PwBD/ExSM

T-Score of 42 marks in each of the test batteries

Click here to know the RRB NTPC Salary after 7th pay Commission, Job Profile and Promotion Policy

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Minimum Qualifying Marks in Typing Skill Test (TST)

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Typing Skill Test (TST) will be conducted for the post of Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist, Senior Time Keeper, Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accounts Clerk cum Typist and Junior Time Keeper. The merit will be drawn only for the candidates qualified in the TST or TST exempted PwBD candidates based on performance in 2nd Stage CBT.

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RRB NTPC 2019-20 Final Selection

Final Merit List will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in RRB NTPC 2nd Stage CBT or RRB NTPC 2nd Stage CBT & CBAT/TST (as applicable). Also, the final appointment of the shortlisted candidates is subject to their passing requisite Medical Fitness Test to be conducted by the Railway Administration, final verification of educational and community certificates and verification of antecedents/character of the candidates.

RRB NTPC 2019-20 Eligibility Criteria

RRB NTPC 2019 Exam was earlier going to happen in the month of August or September 2019. However, Railways have officially announced that they have postponed the exam to 2020 as they are appointing an Exam Conducting Agency (ECA) for holding RRB NTPC Exam in online mode across the country.

Click here to get the RRB 2019-20 Exam Calendar

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