RRB NTPC Results


Those who have been eagerly waiting for the RRB NTPC results need to first understand more about the exam pattern of RRB. Well, the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has come up with RRB NTPC CBT I (Stage I) Exam from December 28, 2020, to July 31, 2021. It will be conducted in six phases to hire 35,208 vacancies under the Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC). For the RRB NTPC CBT 1 exam result, the expected date shall be released by next month while the cut-off and the result for the RRB NTPC exam will be updated online.

RRB NTPC result 2021 for CBT I Exam

Those who have been waiting for the Sarkari result NTPC must understand that there is a process of doing it. And hence, it needs to be done systematically. The RRB NTPC Computer Based Tests were held in different languages such as Hindi, English, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Konkani, Marathi, Manipuri, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu. According to the Railway Recruitment Board, more than 1 lakh candidates had appeared for the exam. The candidates who were part of the exam had been eagerly waiting for the NTPC Sarkari result

RRB NTPC Minimum Qualifying Marks

To understand in detail the NTPC result 2021, it is also important to know the Minimum Qualifying Marks that are needed. The minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in different categories: UR-40%, EWS40%, OBC (Non creamy layer) -30%, SC-30%, ST-25%. RRB NTPC Sarkari's result will have such percentages of marks for eligibility. However, there would be 2% of the relaxation for the PwBD candidates.

  • For UR Category the Minimum Passing Marks are 40%

  • For OBC Category the Minimum Passing Marks are 30%

  • For SC Category the Minimum Passing Marks are 30%

  • For ST Category the  Minimum Passing Marks are 40%

Details in RRB NTPC Scorecard

Once the RRB NTPC Sarkari result, given are the scorecard of RRB NTPC that displays the details:

  • Candidate’s name

  • Roll number

  • Registration number

  • Raw score

  • Prorated score

  • Normalized marks

  • Qualifying status

RRB NTPC Result 2020: Procedure to calculate the scores

  • There is a process for calculating the scores. Once the RRB NTPC admit card Sarkari result is out, it can be helpful to understand how the marks were achieved.
  • For correct answers, candidates are given one mark
  • For the incorrect answer, 0.25 marks are deducted
  • The score is calculated based on the number of correct answers after deducting the penalty for the wrong response

Normalization of marks

  • Candidates for different stages will be shortlisted as per the NTPC admit card Sarkari result and the normalized marks that were achieved in CBT. There is a process of normalization which has been followed since the CBT is conducted in different sessions. The normalization is usually done for the first stage CBT, second stage CBT and CBAT. This process is done for adjusting the level of questions and difficulty at different sessions. Recently, the RRBs had come up with the normalization process.
  • The marks that are achieved and seen in the RRB result 2021 after the exam are usually calculated depending on the average cost of the one percent of the candidates considering all shifts. The marks will be calculated up to five decimal places.

RRB NTPC Phase 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 result 2021

The railway recruitment board is preparing for Sarkari result RRB NTPC for Phase 1-6. But, the result of all phases will be released in one go. This way the result shall be released once the 7th phase exam is conducted. Aspirants from Phase 1-6 may have to hold until the next stage is over.

Sarkari result NTPC admit card 2020 is given for the examination.  The exam dates of the first six phases are given below. The seventh Phase exam date is not released yet.

  • Phase 1: 28th Dec 2020 to 13th Jan 2021

  • Phase 2: 16th Jan 2021 to 30th Jan 2021

  • Phase 3: 31st Jan 2021 to 12th February 2021

  • Phase 4: 23rd Feb to 3rd March 2021

  • Phase 5: 4th March to 27th March 2021

  • Phase 6: 1st April to 8th April 2021

  • Phase 7: Exam dates are not available yet

Stages of RRB NTPC result 2021

The result of RRB NTPC will be declared in the following stages:


  • It is more like a qualifier.

  • This stage comprises three sections, General Awareness, Mathematics, and General Intelligence and Reasoning.

  • The total mark of the exam is 100.

  • The normalized score of CBT 1 is used to shortlist candidates for CBT 2 as per their merit.


  • Candidates 20 times the number of category-wise vacancies are selected for this stage based on the performance in the first stage.

  • The score of candidates for this stage is calculated out of 120 marks.

  • Candidates need to secure the qualifying marks to qualify at this stage.

  • Candidates qualifying this stage will be shortlisted for document verification, Typing Skill Test/Computer-based Aptitude Test


  • Candidates eight times the number of vacancies of Station Master (SM)/Traffic Assistant (TA) for each of the communities i.e. UR, OBC-NCL, SC, ST, and EWS (including ExSM) will be shortlisted for this stage based on the performance in CBT 2.

  • The test comprises several test batteries and candidates need to qualify for each test battery.

  • Candidates need to secure a minimum score of 42 marks in each test battery to qualify.

  • The minimum qualifying marks are applicable irrespective of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC-NCL/EWS/PWBD/Ex-Servicemen.

  • The merit list of SM/TA is drawn from among the candidates qualifying the CBAT by giving 70% weightage to CBT 2 and 30 percent weightage in CBAT.

RRB NTPC Result for Typing Skill Test (TST)

  • For the posts 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, Typing Skill Test (TST) is conducted.

  • This stage is qualifying in nature and marks obtained in this test are not added for preparing the merit list.

  • Candidates eight times the number of vacancies are called for this stage based on their performance in CBT 2.

RRB NTPC Result for Document Verification

  • Based on the performance in CBT 2 only and performance in both CBT 2 and CBAT/TST (as per the posts), candidates equal to the number of vacancies are called for document verification.

  • In addition, candidates equal to 50 percent of the number of vacancies for various posts are called for document verification.

  • The appointment of candidates is subject to clearing the Medical Fitness Test.

RRB NTPC Final Result

  • RRB NTPC final result is announced based on the performance in CBT 1, CBT 2, CBAT and/or Typing Skill Test and/or Aptitude Test (wherever applicable).

  • Candidates are also required to qualify for the document verification process and medical test.


Just the way applicants had received Sarkari result NTPC admit card 2020 the admit card for 2021 will also be applied. The applicants need to get selected in the first quarter. However, the exam will be conducted a little late because of several applications, so it is better to stay prepared. There will be a Computer Based exam conducted successfully. Currently, there are more than 35000 posts that need to be filled and so many of the applications are yet to be revived by the board. In case, there is no name of you on the list appearing up then giving up is not the scope. This rather is not the end. There will be more options that will be coming on the way. All that matters is to stay strong and pumped up for any kind of failures that may come and learn from the mistakes.

Question and answer

How to calculate RRB NTPC result 2021?

The RRB will announce RRB NTPC result 2021 on the official website. Before the declaration of the result, RRB will release the RRB NTPC Answer Key after a few days of the examination. With this, candidates will be able to calculate their scores before the result.

  • To calculate the scores, candidates must go through the RRB NTPC Exam Pattern. Check the following steps to calculate the scores:

  • Add one mark for each correct answer.

  • Deduct 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

  • The total marks will be based on the number of correct answers after deducting 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

How to download RRB NTPC result 2021?

The steps to check the result of RRB NTPC are given below:

  • Visit the respective official websites of RRBs http://www.rrcb.gov.in/rrbs.html.

  • Find the result link on the home page of RRBs

  • RRB NTPC result will be available in PDF format

  • Candidates can search their roll numbers through Ctrl+F

  • Entering user ID/registration number and password candidates can download the scorecard

RRB NTPC Result: What if you forget your password?

To retrieve the password for checking the RRB NTPC scorecard, candidates need to follow the steps given below:

  • In the result login page, candidates at the bottom of the page will find the tab 'Forgot Password'

  • Clicking that tab, candidates will be asked to fill in certain details

  • An OTP will be sent on the candidate's mobile number, enter OTP and click on submit button

  • After this, you will be able to retrieve the password

How to Check RRB NTPC result 2021 CBT I Exam?

The procedure to check the RRB NTPC result 2021 CBT I Exam is mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of the RRB http://www.rrcb.gov.in/rrbs.html region you applied for (the official website links for the respective RRB Regions are mentioned above).

  • Select the respective RRB Region.

  • RRB NTPC result 2021 PDF will be displayed on the screen.

  • The list of qualified candidates will be shown. Now, press “Ctrl+F” and enter your Roll No.

  • If your Roll No. is there in the list, you have qualified for RRB NTPC CBT-2 Exam.

  • Download your result pdf for future reference.

How to understand the Different exam stages?

Candidates will have to appear for four stages of exams —

  • 1st Stage computer-based test (CBT)

  • 2nd Stage computer-based test (CBT)

  • Skill Test followed by Document Verification/Medical Examination.

  • All selected candidates will be called for a medical test and document verification.

 Post all the exams, the result will be announced and jobs will be granted based on merit.