IBPS RRB Cut Off 2017 for Office Assistant & PO Exams

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2017: Regional Rural Bank’s Officer and Office Assistant recruitment notification has been released by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) on June month. Now the application submission process is going on. Up to 1st day of August 2017, applications will be accepted from willing aspirants. Next to that, IBPS will immediately start arrangements for the examination. Candidates who had submitted or going to submit applications for IBPS RRB recruitment 2017 might be now preparing for this Common Written Examination. As like syllabus and exam pattern, cut-off is also an important factor that will help aspirants in preparation. By keeping that in mind, here through this article we have given the details of Expected IBPS RRB Cut Off 2017, interested aspirants make use of it.

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2017 – Highlights
Exam Name IBPS CRP RRB 2017 Exam Mode Online
Information IBPS CRP RRB Cut Off 2017 Exam Date Prelims 09th-24th Sep 2017
Mains 05th-12th Nov 2017
Commission IBPS Website www.ibps.in

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2017

For filling the vacancies in about 56 RRBs, IBPS is conducting this Officer (Scale-I, II, III) and Office Assistant recruitment. Suitable candidates for Office Assistant posts will be hired through online exam and for Officer posts, exam as well as interview will be organized.

  • 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 based on 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 who are 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, first single phase exam will be organized and contestants who are taking scores 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 two different categories as follows, for the objective type questions.

  • 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. Then if they score 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 2017

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2017 – (Expected)

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Office Assistant –  Prelims Exam(Expected)
Category Reasoning Numerical Ability
Previous year (2016) Expected (2017) Previous year (2016) Expected (2017)
General 18.25 19.45 16.25 15.10
OBC 13.25 14.00 11.50 11.00
SC 13.25 14.00 11.50 11.00

The preliminary exam for Officer Scale-I 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).

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Posts Mains Cut Off 2017 – (Expected)

Overall Cut-offs for Office Assistant Posts (Mains) – Expected
Category Previous Cut-offs Expected Cut-offs
General 130.50 to 135.50 132 to 137
OBC 129.50 to 132.50 134 to 138.90
SC 118 to 123 125 to 128
ST 113 to 117 120 to 122

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.

  • 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)

IBPS RRB PO Cut off 2017

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

IBPS RRB PO Cut off 2017(Expected)
Category Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude
Previous year (2016) Expected (2017) Previous year (2016) Expected (2017)
General 15.00 15.95 12.25 13.00
OBC 10.75 11.00 8.50 9.15
SC 10.75 11.00 8.50 9.15

The expected cut-offs for preliminary and main examinations of PO posts under Scale-I category in RRB are given below.

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 below.

Overall Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Prelims Exam will be calculated in the following manner.

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

IBPS RRB Cut Off Marks State Wise for PO Prelims Exam

Based on category and by seeing available number of vacancies, state-wise cut-offs will be fixed as follows.

 State-wise Cut-offs of IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Prelims Exam(Expected)
State/ Union Territories Previous Cut-offs (out of 80) Expected Cut-offs (out of 80)
General OBC SC ST General OBC SC ST
Uttar Pradesh 52.25 49.50 44 54.30 51.00
Madhya Pradesh 50.50 47.50 52.10 48.10
Rajasthan 52.75 52.75 42.75 14.25 53.00 53.10 42.10 15.25
Telangana 47 43 48 45
Maharashtra 51.25 53.00
Haryana 56.50 57.00
Bihar 49.50 49.50 52.00 52.10
Uttarakhand 53.75 41.00 55.55 43.32
Tamil Nadu 45 47.25
Karnataka 40 42.00
Andhra Pradesh 56.75 56.75 57.00 57.80
Gujarat 41.25 42.80
Himachal Pradesh 50.25 52.20
Punjab 57.25 59.45
Odisha 57 58.00
West Bengal 53.25 55.90
Jammu & Kashmir 50.50 53.45
Chhattisgarh 46.50 48.55
Assam 45.25 48.25
Jharkhand 52.75 55.00
Kerala 55.50 58.90

– indicates No Vacancy/ No Candidate

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 come is also 200.

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Mains Exam(Expected)
Sections Previous Year cut-offs (2016) Expected Cut-offs (2017)
General OBC/ SC General OBC/ SC
Reasoning 14.25 11.75 16.10 13.00
Computer Knowledge 19.50 17.00 20.20 19.55
General Awareness 11.25 8.50 13.25 9.45
English Language 5.75 6.00 5.00
Hindi Language 22.50 20.00 23.55 19.10
Quantitative Aptitude 14.00 11.50 16.00 12.00

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

  • 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: The state-wise cut-off for General and OBC categories are given on below table.

 State-Wise Main Exam Cut-off (Expected)
States Previous Cut-offs (out of 200) Expected Cut-offs (out of 200)
General OBC General OBC
Bihar 97.5 97.5 100.00 99.00
Uttar Pradesh 104.50 101.94 107.88 103.00
Madhya Pradesh 111.00 108.5 115.54 112.34
Uttarakhand 104.63 107.66
Odisha 105.06 107.55
Punjab 105.06 110.44
Maharashtra 89.25 87.66
Rajasthan 109.38 105.56
West Bengal 97.25 99.88
Haryana 107.94 101.6 109.10 106.22
Jharkhand 94.69 96.77
Tamil Nadu 74.38 78.38
Chhattisgarh 96.44 100.12
Kerala 101.88 104.55
Assam 97.5 101.22
Telangana 78.5 75.66
Jammu & Kashmir 94.69 96.77
Andhra Pradesh 89.25 86.55
Gujarat 107.94 109.22
Himachal Pradesh 97.69 99.98

‘-‘ indicates No Vacancy/ No Candidate

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

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 2017, refer the below table.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (GBO)
Sections Previous Year cut-offs (2016) Expected Cut-offs (2017)
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 16.37
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 12.00 9.96
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.

Recruitment 2017 – Important Dates
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 of IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II GBO & Specialist cadre is same. But additionally about 40 Professional Knowledge questions (IT, Law, CA, Agricultural, Treasury, Marketing) will be asked and hence the total marks for which this Specialist cadre exam will be conducted is 240.

Sectional Cut-offs for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)
Sections Previous Year cut-offs (2016) Expected Cut-offs (2017)
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 3.10 1.60
English Language 4.50 1.25 4.00 1.95
Hindi Language 11.75 8.25 10.45 9.45
Computer Knowledge 15.25 12.00 14.63 13.25
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 2.75 1.00 2.80 1.00
Professional Knowledge – IT 5.00 2.75 6.00 3.00
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 2.50 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.

Recruitment 2017 – Important Dates
Specialist cadre posts Previous TWS Cut-offs for Officer Scale-II
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 2017 refer the below table.

Sectional Cut-off IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III Exam
Sections Previous Year cut-offs (2016) Expected Cut-offs (2017)
General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD General OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD
Reasoning 3.00 1.00 4.10 1.45
Computer Knowledge 5.50 2.50 6.00 3.00
Financial Awareness 3.75 1.25 3.55 1.76
English Language 4.00 1.00 4.10 1.50
Hindi Language 12.75 9.25 12.55 10.00
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 2.25 1.00 2.57 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 2017 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 in this interview round of selection. Interview will be conducted for a total of 100 marks. The minimum qualifying cut-offs based on category are tabulated below.

IBPS RRB PO Interview Cut-offs 2017
Category Marks (out of 100)
General 40%
SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWDs 35%

IBPS RRB Provisional Allotment 2017

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

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. Based on category and state, reserve list will be prepared.

Note: Aspirants might have got enough information about Expected IBPS RRB Cut-offs 2017 from above section. To know more keep in touch with our website.

Updated: 2017-10-10 — 10:18 am

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Home | About Us | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Site Map | FaceBook | Google+ | Twitter | Subscribe | Contact Us
All rights reserved © 2018 www.careerszine.com