RRB NTPC 2021: Check the Exam Paper Analysis for Shift 1 (January 6) Here; Get the Expected Cut-off Marks List Here

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Jan 6, 2021

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January 6, 2021: Railway Recruitment Board held the recruitment exam RRB NTPC 2021 for January 6 (Shift 1) in a very organized and smooth manner. To check the exam paper analysis and the cut-off expected for the paper, read the full article. 

The Board is currently conducting the RRB NTPC 2021 exam of stage 1. The exam is conducted in the Computer-Based Test mode that started on January 4, 2021. Candidates who manage to score above the cut-off marks are required to appear for the CBT Stage 2 round. The officials have announced that stage 2 will start on January 16 and end on January 30, 2021. 

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RRB NTPC 2021 Stage 1: Difficulty Level (January 6 Shift 1)

The exam was conducted for 100 marks. It consisted of 100 questions for which one mark was awarded for every correct answer. Candidates can check the difficulty level of the exam paper through the following table.

Sections Questions that were well-attempted Difficulty level
Mathematics 21 to 23 Easy/ Moderate
General Intelligence & Reasoning 17 to 20 Moderate/ Difficult
General Awareness 22 to 24 Easy


67 to 72


RRB NTPC 2021 Stage 1: Expected Cut-off Marks

Candidates who appeared for the January 6 paper of Shift 1 can expect the following cut-off marks for different categories:

Category Expected Cut-off Marks
SC 63 to 65
ST 71 to 73
OBC 75 to 77
General 83 to 85

Also Read: RRB NTPC Phase 2 CBT Exam 2021: Dates to be Released Today (Jan 6) for 27 lakh Candidates; Details Here

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.