Reserve Bank of India is about to commence the RBI Assistant Recruitment 2019. Go through the RBI Assistant Cut Off to set a practical target for the upcoming exam. This recruitment is a 3 stage process and clearing all stages of the exam will result in final enrollment into the Reserve Bank of India. The previous year cut off marks will give an idea about the trends in cut off and expected cut off for prelims & mains exam.

Reserve Bank of India releases the cut off marks separately for both prelims & mains exam. 3rd stage of the exam is a language proficiency stage and it is only qualifying in nature. The Cut Off marks for Assistant recruitment is high as there are a limited number of vacancies in RBI. The cut off will give aspirants a practical goal for the upcoming exam.

RBI Assistant Cut Off 

Cut off marks may differ depending on the difficulty level of the exam, however, the previous year cut off trends and previous year exam gives us an insight into the expected cut off for the upcoming recruitment. Details of section-wise

  • Candidates will have to clear both Sectional & overall cut off to clear the exam.
  • The RBI Assistant Syllabus covers English, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, General Awareness and Computer Knowledge.
  • Prelims exam is expected to be conducted by the end of January 2020 and the result for prelims along with the cut off will be out by March 2020 (tentative).

RBI Assistant Expected Cut Off 2020

The Expected RBI Assistant Prelims Cut Off has been mentioned in the following table.

Category Expected Cut Off
General 79 – 83
OBC 72 – 77
SC 60 – 69
ST 55 – 65

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RBI Assistant Sectional Cut Off 2020

Sections Total Questions Total Marks Expected Cut off
English Language 30 30 7 – 10
Numerical Ability 35 35 11 – 14
Reasoning Ability 35 35 14 – 18
Overall 100 100 79 - 83

What Factors Affecting RBI Assistant Cut Off?

There are 3 defining factors that impact the cut off marks for RBI Assistant exam -

  1. Difficulty Level of the exam
  2. Number of students appearing for the exam
  3. Number of Vacancies

Combination of these three factors determines the final cut off for both prelims and mains exam. Information about the number of vacancies will be out with the official recruitment notification that Reserve Bank Of India is about to release. 

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Previous Year RBI Assistant Cut Off Marks

Take a look at the previous year cut off marks mentioned below for both prelims & mains exam. The RBI Assistant region-wise Cut off marks of the past 3 years has been mentioned below.

RBI Assistant Cut Off 2017

This is the Region/Center wise cut-off for the preliminary stage of 2017 held on 7th, 8th,14th, 15th of October 2017.

RBI Assistant Prelims Cut Off

SC

ST

OBC

GEN

Ahmedabad

69.75

74.00

80.00

Bengaluru

68.75

68.25

74.75

77.75

Bhopal

78.00

63.75

83.25

Bhubaneswar

71.25

68.50

82.25

84.50

Chandigarh

77.00

70.25

81.75

87.50

Chennai

76.00

81.75

83.50

Guwahati

71.00

63.75

73.50

77.25

Hyderabad

80.50

74.50

84.25

87.00

Jaipur

74.50

67.50

81.75

85.75

Jammu

70.25

56.25

72.25

80.00

Kanpur & Lucknow

72.75

64.25

78.50

85.00

Kolkata

74.50

78.50

86.50

Mumbai

70.00

56.50

68.25

74.25

Nagpur

54.00

75.75

80.00

New Delhi

74.75

79.25

85.75

Patna

69.75

72.50

86.25

Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi

76

84.25

87.25

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RBI Assistant Mains Cut Off 2017

The Region-wise RBI Assistant Mains Examination cut offs for General,SC,ST,OBC,PWD and EXS categories are as follows-

Region

GEN

SC

ST

OBC

PWD

EXS

Ahmedabad

112

NV

79.75

95.50

Bengaluru

113

93.50

94.00

96.75

121.75

Bhopal

122.75

101.00

84.75

112.25

113.75

Bhuba
-neswar

116.50

88.75

79.75

NV

Chandigarh

127.00

96.00

NV

107.75

Chennai

123.75

103.00

NV

117.00

119.75

Guwahati

107.25

94.25

74.50

119.50

Hyderabad

126.00

107.25

108.00

115.75

115.75

Jaipur

124.50

98.75

94.50

113.75

120.25

Jammu

116.50

96.50

104.00

Kanpur
& Lucknow

119.00

97.00

97.00

101.50

119.75

Kolkata

126.00

91.50

NV

107.00

106.00

Mumbai

111.50

97.00

73.00

105.25

115.50

Nagpur

107.00

NV

NV

103.25

New Delhi

128.25

108.50

113.25

128.00

Patna

116.50

90.25

100.75

104.50

Thiruvanan
-thapuram
& Kochi

128.75

97.25

NV

119.00

131.00

103.75

RBI Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2016

The Region-wise Preliminary examination cut offs for General,SC,ST,OBC,PWD and EXS categories in 2016 are as follow-

Office

SC

ST

OBC

General

PWD

EXS

Ahmedabad

51.25

68.00

73.75

42.00

36.25

40.00

48.50

Bengaluru

62.50

58.75

68.00

71.75

38.00

30.00

42.50

57.00

43.50

Bhopal

68.50

53.25

74.25

77.75

50.00

39.50

50.25

Bhubaneswar

66.50

57.25

79.75

31.50

51.75

46.00

50.25

61.75

Chandigarh

67.00

73.75

81.50

34.25

49.50

32.50

34.00

54.00

Chennai

70.25

76.25

78.25

32.00

35.25

49.25

42.50

Guwahati

68.00

57.50

70.25

72.50

39.75

66.50

35.75

Hyderabad

73.75

70.00

78.00

81.50

37.50

66.75

62.00

43.75

59.25

Jaipur

69.00

62.25

76.00

80.50

49.00

55.75

Jammu

66.75

50.75

62.75

76.00

41.25

56.00

41.25

Kanpur
& Lucknow

67.25

63.00

73.50

79.75

36.25

52.25

38.75

44.25

59.50

Kolkata

68.25

72.75

80.75

39.25

37.50

35.25

52.25

51.75

Mumbai

63.75

47.50

66.00

70.25

45.00

55.75

61.00

33.75

41.75

Nagpur

68.00

71.75

41.75

40.50

37.00

43.00

New Delhi

70.00

73.25

81.00

34.50

52.25

55.25

37.25

56.50

Patna

68.00

65.25

75.50

80.25

35.50

61.50

52.50

35.75

55.00

Thiruvanan
-thapuram
& Kochi

68.75

77.75

81.00

42.75

67.50

58.00

RBI Assistant Cut Off for Mains 2016

Go through these sectional cut-offs to plan preparation for mains accordingly. Here is the Mains cut off for different categories in 2016.

Centre GEN SC ST OBC PWD EXS
Ahmedabad 112 NV 79.75 95.50
Bengaluru 113 93.50 94.00 96.75 121.75
Bhopal 122.75 101.00 84.75 112.25 113.75
Bhubaneswar 116.50 88.75 79.75 NV
Chandigarh 127.00 96.00 NV 107.75
Chennai 123.75 103.00 NV 117.00 119.75
Guwahati 107.25 94.25 74.50 119.50
Hyderabad 126.00 107.25 108.00 115.75 115.75
Jaipur 124.50 98.75 94.50 113.75 120.25
Jammu 116.50 96.50 104.00
Kanpur
& Lucknow
119.00 97.00 97.00 101.50 119.75
Kolkata 126.00 91.50 NV 107.00 106.00
Mumbai 111.50 97.00 73.00 105.25 115.50
Nagpur 107.00 NV NV 103.25
New Delhi 128.25 108.50 113.25 128.00
Patna 116.50 90.25 100.75 104.50
Thiruvanan
-thapuram
& Kochi
128.75 97.25 NV 119.00 131.00 103.75

FAQ's

How many attempts are allowed in RBI Assistant Examination?

There IS no fixed number of attempts in RBI Assistant examination.The minimum Age at which one can appear is 21 years and the maximum Age limit to appear for the examination is 28 years.

Does RBI Assistant has Sectional cutoffs?

Yes, RBI Assistant Examination has sectional cutoffs for both the Preliminary and Mains stages of the examination.

Will RBI Assistant Recruitment take place in 2019?

Yes, the RBI is going to conduct the 2019 Recruitment process soon. The RBI Assistant Notification 2019  is about to release in the last week of November.

How can I prepare for RBI Assistant?

A candidate should prepare according to the assigned syllabus, solve at least 5 years previous year questions of RBI Assistant and solve Mock Test Series to clear the RBI Assistant Examination.Smart work along with hard work will lead the candidate to selection.

Is the RBI Assistant Exam tough?

No, the RBI Assistant Examination is considered as an easy exam.With proper strategy and hard work one can easily clear the exam.

Will there be RBI Assistant this year?

Yes, the RBI Assistant 2019 notification is about to be released soon.The examination process will start next year.

Is RBI Assistant a Government Sector Job?

No, it is independently conducted by Reserve Bank of India.

Is RBI Assistant Exam conducted in an Online mode or Offline mode?

RBI Assistant Exam is conducted in an online mode completely.

Is RBI Assistant Examination conducted every year?

Yes, RBI Assistant Examination is conducted every year in two stages- Prelims and Mains.

Do RBI Assistant have different cut off for different categories?

Yes, RBI Assistant have different cut offs for General, SC,ST, OBC, PWD, EXS categories.

Where can I find previous year RBI Assistant Cut Off ?

A candidate can find the RBI Assistant Cut Offs of previous years easily on various websites.You can find them on toprankers.com as well.