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