IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018 for Office Assistant & PO Exams

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018: Regional Rural Bank’s Officer and Office Assistant recruitment notification has been released by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) on 6th June 2018. Now the application submission process is going on. Up to 2nd day of July 2018, applications will be accepted from willing aspirants. After that, IBPS will immediately start arrangements for the examination. Candidates who had submitted or going to submit applications for IBPS RRB recruitment 2018 might have now started preparations for Common Written Examination VII. As like syllabus and exam pattern, cut-off is also an important factor that will help aspirants in preparation. By keeping that in mind, now we have published this article by providing previous as well as expected IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018 details in the below section. Interested aspirants go through it to get an overall idea about exam.

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018 – Highlights
Authority Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Exam Name IBPS RRB CWE VII Exam 2018
Exam Category IBPS Exam for Multipurpose Office Assistant and Officer Scale-I, II, III posts
Exam Phases Office Assistant – Preliminary and Main Examination
Officer Scale 1 posts – Preliminary, Main Examination and Interview
Officer Scale 2 & 3 posts – Single level Exam and Interview
Exam Type Prelims, Mains/ Single Level Exam: Objective Type
Interview: Oral test
Preliminary Exam Dates Office Assistant: 19 & 25-08-2018, 01-09-2018
Officer Scale 1 post: 11, 12 & 18-08-2018
Main/ Single Exam Dates Officer posts: 30-09-2018
Office Assistant: 07-10-2018
Interview Date November 2018
Material IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018 for Office Assistant and Officer Scale-I, II, III posts
Official Website www.ibps.in

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018

Inorder to fill the 10184 vacancies existing on 56 RRBs, IBPS is conducting this Officer (Scale-I, II, III) and Office Assistant recruitment. Suitable candidates amongst the contestants will be appointed on Office Assistant and Officer posts after successive stages of selection rounds.

  • Office Assistant – Preliminary and Main Examination
  • Officer Scale-I posts – Preliminary, Main Examination and Interview
  • Officer Scale-II & III posts – Single level Exam and Interview

For each stage of selection, IBPS will fix minimum qualifying cut-offs. Usually institute will fix cut-offs by considering the following criteria.

  • Difficulty level of exam
  • Number of competitors
  • Lowest and average marks taken by aspirants in exam
  • Availability of vacancies, etc

In case of Officer Scale-I and Office Assistant posts, only individuals meeting the minimum cut-offs set for preliminary examination will be invited for the main examination and aspirants scoring high marks in main exam would be invited for the interview round of selection. For Officer Scale-II & III posts, single phase exam will be conducted first. Contestants taking marks above the minimum cut-offs fixed by IBPS for single phase exam shall be next called for interview.

The cut-offs of IBPS Common Written Exam (CWE) will be set on three different categories as follows, for preliminary, main and single level exams.

  • Sectional Cut-offs – For each exam topic
  • Overall Cut-offs – Adding marks of all exam topics together
  • State-wise Cut-offs – Based on available number of vacancies in each branches of state

First IBPS will check whether candidates meet the sectional cut-offs. If they score marks above sectional cut-off, he/ she will be next examined with overall cut-offs. Finally IBPS will give importance to the state-wise cut-offs. Based on these cut-offs only final results of prelims/ mains/ single phase exam will be announced.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Cut Off 2018

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2018 – (Expected): The preliminary exam for Officer Assitant posts will be conducted online for 80 marks. Total time that will be given for exam is 45 minutes. For marking of wrong answers, 0.25 marks per question will be deducted. Here in the below table we have given the IBPS RRB Prelims Cut-off details of Office Assistant posts (both expected and previous year).

Expected Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Exam
Category Reasoning (40 marks) Numerical Ability (40 marks)
Previous year Expected Previous year Expected
General 18.25 19.45 16.25 15.90
OBC 13.25 14.05 11.50 11.05
SC 13.25 14.05 11.50 1105

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Posts Mains Cut Off 2018 – (Expected): From Reasoning, Numerical Ability, Computer Knowledge, General Knowledge and English/ Hindi language, about 200 questions will be drafted for IBPS RRB Office Assistant Main Examination. Maximum marks for which exam will be conducted is also 200. But the exam duration is 2 hours. The overall cut off for Office Assistant main exam will be calculated as,

  • Total Weighted Scores = Scores taken in (Reasoning * 1.25 + Computer Knowledge * 0.50 + General Awareness * 1.00 + English/ Hindi Language * 1.00 + Numerical Ability * 1.25) – (0.25 marks for each incorrect answer)

The previous as well as IBPS RRB Office Assistant Expected Cut Off 2018 for upcoming exam is tabulated below.

Overall Cut-offs for Office Assistant Posts (Mains) – Expected
Category Previous Cut-offs Expected Cut-offs
General 130.50 to 135.50 133 to 136
OBC 129.50 to 132.50 134 to 139
SC 118 to 123 125 to 129
ST 113 to 117 121 to 124

IBPS RRB PO Cut off 2018

Expected Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Prelims Exam: As like Office Assistant posts, within 45 minutes candidates have to answer for 80 objective type questions. Total marks for which exam will be conducted is also 80. For marking of wrong answers, 0.25 marks per question will be deducted. The expected sectional cut-offs for IBPS RRB PO prelims exam is tabulated above.

IBPS RRB PO Cut off 2018 for Officer Scale 1 Posts (Expected)
Category Reasoning (40 marks) Quantitative Aptitude (40 marks)
Previous year Cut Off Expected Cut Off Previous year cut off Expected cut off
General 15.00 15.90 12.25 13.00
OBC 10.75 11.05 8.50 9.10
SC 10.75 11.05 8.50 9.10

Overall Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Preliminary Exam will be calculated in the following manner by concerned authorities.

  • Overall Cut-offs = Scores obtained in Reasoning + Quantitative Aptitude

IBPS RRB Cut Off Marks State Wise for PO Prelims Exam

Officer Scale 1 Exam: Based on category and by seeing available number of vacancies in each state, IBPS will fix the state-wise cut-offs for RRB Officer Scale 1 exam. The expected state-wise cut off is given below.

State/ Union Territories Expected State-wise IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims Cut Off (out of 80)
General OBC SC ST
Andhra Pradesh 54.30 51.00 44.00 35.05
Arunachal Pradesh 52.10 48.10
Assam 53.00 53.10 42.10
Bihar 52.25 48.00 45.00 15.25
Chhattisgarh 53.00 52.75 52.75 42.75
Gujarat 57.00 53.00 53.10 42.10
Haryana 52.00 52.10 47.00 43.00
Himachal Pradesh 55.55 43.32 49.50 49.50
Jammu & Kashmir 45.00 47.25 49.50 49.50
Jharkhand 40.00 42.00 40.00 41.25
Karnataka 57.00 57.80 56.75 50.25
Kerala 42.80 56.75 56.75 50.25
Madhya Pradesh 52.20 57.00 57.80 45.00
Maharashtra 59.45 55.55 43.32 53.00
Manipur 58.00 52.00 52.10 50.50
Meghalaya NA NA NA NA
Mizoram 53.45 52.75 42.75 46.50
Nagaland 48.55 52.25 49.50 45.25
Odisha 48.25 50.50 47.50 52.75
Puducherry 55.00 42.75 14.25 55.50
Punjab 58.90 44.00 42.75 14.25
Rajasthan 54.30 51.00 42.10 15.25
Tamil Nadu 52.10 48.10 48.00 45.00
Telangana 53.10 42.10 42.80 41.25
Tripura 52.75 52.75 42.75 14.25
Uttar Pradesh 50.25 50.50 41.25 42.80
Uttarakhand 57.25 46.50 50.25 35.10
West Bengal NA NA NA NA

‘NA’ indicates No Vacancy/ Not Reserved

Expected Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Main Exam

The main examination for Officer Scale-I posts will be conducted for 200 marks. 2 hours is the maximum duration that will be given for exam. Total number of questions that will asked is also 200.

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Main Exam (Expected)
Sections Previous Year cut-offs Expected Cut-offs
General OBC/ SC General OBC/ SC
Reasoning 14.25 11.75 17.00 13.10
Computer Knowledge 19.50 17.00 20.25 19.50
General Awareness 11.25 8.50 13.25 9.45
English Language 5.75 6.00 5.10
Hindi Language 22.50 20.00 23.50 19.10
Quantitative Aptitude 14.00 11.50 16.10 11.00

Total Weighted Score: Overall cut-offs for Officer Scale-I main examination will be computed in the following procedure by authorities.

  • Total Weighted Score = Scores obtained in (Reasoning * 1.25 + Computer Knowledge * 0.50 + General Awareness * 1.00 + English/ Hindi Language * 1.00 + Quantitative Aptitude * 1.25) – (0.25 marks for each incorrect answer)

Expected State-Wise Main Exam Cut-off for Officer Scale 1 Posts: The expected state-wise cut-off for General and OBC categories are given here on below table.

States Expected State-wise IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Main Exam Cut Off (out of 200)
General OBC
Andhra Pradesh 100.00 99.00
Arunachal Pradesh 107.88
Assam 115.54 103.00
Bihar 107.66 112.34
Chhattisgarh 107.55 109.38
Gujarat 110.44 97.25
Haryana 87.66 107.94
Himachal Pradesh 105.56 94.69
Jammu & Kashmir 99.88 74.38
Jharkhand 109.10 106.22
Karnataka 96.77 96.44
Kerala 78.38 101.88
Madhya Pradesh 100.12 97.50
Maharashtra 104.55 78.50
Manipur 101.22 94.69
Meghalaya NA NA
Mizoram 75.66 89.25
Nagaland 86.55 97.69
Odisha 109.22 97.50
Puducherry 99.98 101.94
Punjab 97.50 108.50
Rajasthan 104.50 101.60
Tamil Nadu 111.00 87.35
Telangana 104.63 97.55
Tripura 105.06 98.90
Uttar Pradesh 105.06 101.45
Uttarakhand 89.25 103.50
West Bengal NA NA

‘NA’ indicates No Vacancy/ Not Reserved

Officer Scale-II Posts:

There are no preliminary and main examinations for PO posts under Scale-II category. Only single phase exam will be conducted. The expected cut-off details are given below.

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) Exam

About 200 questions will be asked for this exam from varied topics. The total marks for which exam is planned is also 200. But allotted time is 2 hours. To know about the previous years and expected cut-offs of 2018, refer the below table.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (GBO)
Sections Previous Year cut-offs Expected Cut-offs
General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD
Reasoning 5.00 1.50 5.95 1.25
Computer Knowledge 15.25 12.00 15.00 16.35
Financial Awareness 3.00 1.00 4.10 1.95
English Language 4.50 1.25 5.00 1.50
Hindi Language 11.75 8.25 11.00 9.90
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 2.75 1.00 3.50 1.68

Total Weighted Cut-offs: Overall Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer Exam has been computed in the following manner last year.

  • Total Weighted Score = Scores obtained in (Reasoning * 1.25 + Computer Knowledge * 0.50 + English/ Hindi Language * 1.00 + Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation * 1.25 + Financial Awareness * 1.00) – (0.25 marks for each incorrect answer)

Based on the cut-offs given on below table only, candidates are invited for interview round of selection, last year.

Previous TWS Cut-offs (Officer Scale-II GBO)
SC ST OBC General HI OC VI
18.50 21.88 18.13 35.38 46.44 39.50 29.06

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre) Exam

The exam pattern for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II GBO & Specialist cadre posts is same. But additionally about 40 Professional Knowledge questions (IT, Law, CA, Agricultural, Treasury, Marketing) will be asked. Hence the total marks for which Specialist cadre exam will be conducted is 240.

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)
Sections Previous Year cut-offs Expected Cut-offs
General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD
Reasoning 5.00 1.50 6.25 1.97
Financial Awareness 3.00 1.0 3.15 1.60
English Language 4.50 1.25 4.10 1.95
Hindi Language 11.75 8.25 10.45 9.45
Computer Knowledge 15.25 12.00 14.65 13.25
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 2.75 1.00 2.80 1.00
Professional Knowledge – IT 5.00 2.75 6.00 3.10
Professional Knowledge – CA 11.25 8.75 12.10 9.00
Professional Knowledge – Law 9.75 6.75 10.00 7.30
Professional Knowledge – Treasury 1.50 1.00 2.55 2.50
Professional Knowledge – Marketing 13.75 10.75 14.50 11.80
Professional Knowledge – Agricultural 4.50 2.75 5.75 3.55

Overall cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II Specialist cadre exam has been calculated in the following manner, last year.

  • Total Weighted Score = Scores obtained in (Reasoning * 1.00 + Financial Awareness * 1.00 + English/ Hindi Language * 0.50 + Computer Knowledge * 0.50 + Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation * 1.00 + Professional Knowledge * 1.00) – (0.25 marks for each incorrect answer)

Based on the cut-offs given on below table only, candidates are invited for interview round of selection, last year.

Specialist cadre posts Previous TWS Cut-offs for Officer Scale-II Posts
SC ST OBC General HI OC VI
IT Officer 71.25 59.00 82.50 83.50 34.00 54.88 73.38
Chartered Accountant NA NA 40.25 40.25 NA NA NA
Law Officer 36.88 37.13 49.50 52.75 NA NA 50.50
Treasury Officer 44.25 44.25 44.25 44.25 48.25 44.50 NA
Agricultural Officer 23.50 35.50 26.50 37.00 NA 81.00 NA
Marketing Officer 67.88 40.13 77.13 77.13 NA 44.63 44.63

NA: No Vacancy/ No Candidate Available

Officer Scale-III Posts:

Only single phase exam will be conducted for IBPS RRB PO Scale-III posts. The expected sectional cut-off details are given below.

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III Exam: The IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III is also similar to that of IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (GBO) exam i.e. pattern will be same and total marks for which exam will be conducted is 200. To know about the previous years and expected sectional cut-offs of 2018 refer the below table.

Expected Sectional Cut-off IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III Exam
Sections Previous Year cut-offs Expected Cut-offs
General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD
Reasoning 3.00 1.00 4.15 1.45
Computer Knowledge 5.50 2.50 6.10 2.75
Financial Awareness 3.75 1.25 3.50 1.76
English Language 4.00 1.00 4.10 1.00
Hindi Language 12.75 9.25 12.55 10.00
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 2.25 1.00 2.55 1.25

Total Weighted Score: Overall cut-offs for Officer Scale-III RRB exam has been calculated by IBPS in the following manner, last year.

  • Total Weighted Score = Scores obtained in (Reasoning * 1.25 + Computer Knowledge * 0.50 + English/ Hindi Language * 1.00 + Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation * 1.25 + Financial Awareness * 1.00) – (0.25 marks for each incorrect answer)

Based on the cut-offs given on below table only, candidates are invited for interview round of selection, last year.

Previous TWS Cut-offs of Officer Scale-III Posts
SC ST OBC General HI OC VI
42.56 34.81 47.50 63.38 29.69 24.38 30.81

IBPS RRB Interview Cut-offs 2018 for PO Posts

For Officer category posts, finally there will be interview. Candidates securing good cut-off marks in main/ single phase examination shall only be issued with call letters to participate on interview round of selection. Interview will be conducted for 100 marks. The minimum qualifying cut-offs based on category are tabulated below.

IBPS RRB PO Interview Cut-offs 2018
Category Marks (out of 100)
General 40%
SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWDs 35%

IBPS RRB Provisional Allotment 2018

Provisional Allotment for IBPS RRB Officer and Office Assistant posts will be done by combining the following scores.

  • Office Assistant posts = Main Exam marks only
  • Officer Scale-I posts = Main Exam + Interview marks (80: 20 ratio)
  • Officer Scale-II & III posts = Single phase exam + Interview marks (80: 20 ratio)
Reference Links
Official Site www.ibps.in

IBPS RRB Reserve List Cut-off

Based on category and state, reserve list will be prepared. The reserve list is like a waiting list. If candidates falling under provisional allotment cut-off didn’t join Officer/ Office Assistant posts, then aspirants coming under reserve list cut-off shall be considered for appointment depending upon availability of vacancies.

Note: Aspirants might have got enough information about Expected IBPS RRB Cut-offs 2018 for Office Assistant and Officer Scale 1, 2, 3 posts from above section. To know more details about exam results and cut offs, keep in touch with our website.

Updated: 2018-06-08 — 3:18 pm

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