RBI Grade B Cut Off 2021: Check Previous Years 2019, 2018 Cutoff Marks Here

RBI Grade B Cut Off 2021: Check Previous Years 2019, 2018 Cutoff Marks Here

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Sep 23, 2021RBI Grade B 2021 official notification has been released on the official site of RBI. Check out the RBI Grade B exam date, apply online date and other important details.
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RBI Grade B Cut Off Marks 2021

The RBI Grade B cut off 2021 is released after the declaration of the result along with the scorecard. The Phase I cut-off for RBI Grade B 2021 exam is officially released now on the official website of RBI.

To crack the RBI Grade B Phase I exam, you need to clear both sectional as well as the overall cutoff in order to appear for the Main exam. Also, an idea of the previous year's cutoff of RBI Grade B Phase 1 & Phase 2 exams helps you to understand the minimum number of questions that they must attempt from the individual sections and an overall exam. So, here is the RBI Grade B Cut Off 2019, 2018 2017, 2016, and 2015 for Officer Exam. 

Students must have proper knowledge of the previous year's cut-off of RBI Grade B if they're preparing for this exam, as the final selection always depends on the cutoff. The cut-offs in the previous year's RBI Grade B exam were based on the combined score of Written (Phase II) and Interview of the RBI Grade B selection process for the final selection in this exam.

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So, let us now have a look at the previous year cutoff of RBI Grade B 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015 for both, Phase-I and Phase-II exams!

RBI Grade B Cut off 2021 Release Dates

Candidates can check below RBI Grade B dates pertaining to the release of cut off marks.

RBI Grade B 2021 Exam eventsRBI Grade B 2021 cut off dates

RBI Grade B Phase I 2021 exam 

06th March 2021

Release of RBI Grade B Phase I cut off

31st March 2021

RBI Grade B Phase II exam for General Post

01st April 2021

RBI Grade B Phase II Cut Off release date

April 2021

RBI Grade B Phase II exam for Gr B (DR)-DEPR & DSIM

31st March 2021

Release of RBI Grade B Phase II cut off marks

April 2021

RBI Grade B 2021 Interview

To be notified soon

RBI Grade B final cut off release date

To be notified soon

How to check RBI Grade B Cut Off 2021 marks?

The steps to check the RBI Grade B cut off marks are as follows:

  • Visit the official website of RBI.
  • On the home page, you will find the link to check the RBI Grade B cut off marks.
  • Click on that link and enter your registration details.
  • Your RBI Grade B cut off will be displayed on the screen.

Factors determining RBI Grade B Cut off

The cut off for the RBI Grade B exam is determined by the officials of the Reserve Bank of India and is calculated based on the following factors:

  • The difficulty level of the exam
  • Total number of vacancies available
  • Number of candidates appearing for the exam
  • Normalisation process

RBI Grade B Cut Off Marks 2021

Candidates can have a look at the Phase I cut off for the RBI Grade B 2021 exam officially rolled out by the Reserve Bank of India on their official website. Below we have shared the subject-wise as well as category-wise RBI Grade B cut off 2021 for your reference.

RBI Grade B Prelims Cut Off 2021

Section/ CategoryGeneral Awareness
(Max. Marks: 80)
Reasoning Ability
(Max. Marks: 60)
English Language
(Max. Marks: 30)
Quantitative Aptitude
(Max. Marks: 30)
Total Score
(Max. Marks: 200)
General/ UR16.0012.0006.0006.0066.75
EWS16.0012.0006.0006.0066.75
OBC12.0009.0004.5004.5063.75
SC10.2507.7503.7503.7553.50
ST10.2507.7503.7503.7552.75
PWD (OH/ HI/ VH)10.2507.7503.7503.7552.75

RBI Grade B Cut Off Marks 2019

So, let us now have a look at the previous year cutoff of RBI Grade B 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015 for both, Phase-I and Phase-II exams!

Test wise and aggregate cut – off marks in Phase- I examination held on November 9, 2019, for shortlisting the candidates for Phase-II examination for the post of Officers Grade-B (General)- DR-BY-2019  

Section

Category

GENERAL/UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

PwBD (OH/HI/VH/MD)

GENERAL AWARENESS

(Maximum Marks = 80)

20.00

20.00

16.00

14.25

14.25

14.25

REASONING

(Maximum Marks = 60)

15.00

15.00

12.00

10.75

10.75

10.75

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

(Maximum Marks = 30)

7.50

7.50

6.00

5.25

5.25

5.25

QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE

(Maximum Marks = 30)

7.50

7.50

6.00

5.25

5.25

5.25

TOTAL SCORE/ Aggregate

(Maximum Marks = 200)

122.00

122.00

115.50

108.00

108.00

108.00

General Post

CUT-OFF MARKS DECIDED BY THE BOARD AT VARIOUS STAGES OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS :  
RECRUITMENT STAGECategory
GENERALOBCSCSTEWSPw BD
AGGREGATE CUT – OFF MARKS IN PAPER- I, PAPER II AND PAPER- III TAKEN TOGETHER IN WRITTEN EXAMINATION FOR SHORTLISTING THE CANDIDATES FOR INTERVIEW (OUT OF TOTAL 300 MARKS).193.25188.00172.25172.25193.25172.25 ( HI, LD, MD) 176.75 (VI)
AGGREGATE MARKS IN WRITTEN EXAMINATION (PAPER- I, II AND III) AND INTERVIEW TAKEN TOGETHER (OUT OF TOTAL 350 MARKS) OBTAINED BY THE LAST RECOMMENDED CANDIDATE WITH REFERENCE TO THE NO. OF VACANCIES NOTIFIED IN THE ADVERTISEMENT.238.25215.50206.50194.00197.00Gen 215.75 OBC 194.75

DEPR

CUT-OFF MARKS DECIDED BY THE BOARD AT VARIOUS STAGES OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS :  
RECRUITMENT STAGECategory & CUT OFF MARKS
GENERALOBCSCSTEWSPw BD
AGGREGATE CUT – OFF MARKS IN PAPER- I ( OBJECTIVE TYPE TEST) OF WRITTEN EXAMINATION FOR CANDIDATES WHOSE PAPER II (DESCRIPTIVE TYPE TEST) WERE ASSESSED (OUT OF TOTAL 100 MARKS).52.6747.6745.6745.6752.67HI- 45.67 LD/MD/VI -52.67 ( As No vacancy )
AGGREGATE CUT OFF MARKS IN PAPER I, PAPER II AND PAPER III TAKEN TOGETHER IN WRITTEN EXAMINATION FOR SHORTLISTING THE CANDIDATES FOR INTERVIEW (OUT OF TOTAL 300 MARKS)182.84173.67161.84169.50182.84182.84 No candidate shortlisted for interview phase
AGGREGATE CUT OFF MARKS IN WRITTEN EXAMINATION (PAPER- I, II AND III) AND INTERVIEW TAKEN TOGETHER (OUT OF TOTAL 350 MARKS) OBTAINED BY THE LAST RECOMMENDED CANDIDATE WITH REFERENCE TO THE NO. OF VACANCIES NOTIFIED IN THE ADVERTISEMENT.229.17203.17195.67189.34204.17No candidate shortlisted for interview phase

DSIM

CUT-OFF MARKS DECIDED BY THE BOARD AT VARIOUS STAGES OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS :  
RECRUITMENT STAGECategory & CUT OFF MARKS
GENERALOBCSCSTEWSPw BD
AGGREGATE CUT – OFF MARKS IN PAPER- I ( OBJECTIVE TYPE TEST) OF WRITTEN EXAMINATION FOR CANDIDATES WHOSE PAPER II (DESCRIPTIVE TYPE TEST) WERE ASSESSED (OUT OF TOTAL 100 MARKS).38.3338.3331.3331.3338.3331.33
AGGREGATE CUT OFF MARKS IN PAPER I, PAPER II AND PAPER III TAKEN TOGETHER IN WRITTEN EXAMINATION FOR SHORTLISTING THE CANDIDATES FOR INTERVIEW (OUT OF TOTAL 300 MARKS).160.00160.00142.33139.00160.00139.00
AGGREGATE CUT OFF MARKS IN WRITTEN EXAMINATION (PAPER- I, II AND III) AND INTERVIEW TAKEN TOGETHER (OUT OF TOTAL 350 MARKS) OBTAINED BY THE LAST RECOMMENDED CANDIDATE WITH REFERENCE TO THE NO. OF VACANCIES NOTIFIED IN THE ADVERTISEMENT.212196.17186.5No candidate shortlisted for interview phase188.33No candidate shortlisted for interview phase

RBI Grade B Cut Off 2018

Check the RBI Grade B Cutoff Marks for Phase-I 2018 ((DR)-General) below. The RBI Grade B Phase-II & Final Cutoff 2018 ((DR)-General) is also mentioned for you. 

Section/ CategoryGeneral Awareness
(Max. Marks: 80)
Reasoning Ability 
(Max. Marks: 60)
English Language 
(Max. Marks: 30)
Quantitative Aptitude 
(Max. Marks: 30)
Total Score 
(Max. Marks: 200)
General/ UR20157.507.50105.75
OBC16126695.75
SC14.2510.755.255.2591.75
ST14.2510.755.255.2591.75
PWD (OH/ HI/ VH)14.2510.755.255.2591.75

RBI Grade B Phase-II & Final Cutoff 2018 ((DR)-General)

Recruitment ProcessCutoff Marks
GeneralOBCSCSTPwBD
Aggregate Cut off marks in Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III taken together in written examination for shortlisting the candidates for Interview (Out of total 300 marks)201.25186.25180.25180.25180.25
Aggregate Cut off marks in written examination (Paper-I, II & III) and Interview taken together (out of total 350 marks) obtained by the last recommended candidate with reference to the number of vacancies notified in the advertisement. 248.50235.50221.25219.50GEN­235.50
OBC­223.00

RBI Grade B Cut Off 2017

Ths RBI Grade B Cutoff Marks for Phase-I 2017 ((DR)-General) and RBI Grade B Phase-II & Final Cutoff 2017 ((DR)-General) is mentioned below for all the sections. 

Section/ CategoryGeneral Awareness
(Max. Marks: 80)
Reasoning Ability 
(Max. Marks: 60)
English Language 
(Max. Marks: 30)
Quantitative Aptitude 
(Max. Marks: 30)
Total Score 
(Max. Marks: 200)
General/ UR16.5011.006.754.0078.00
OBC12.508.005.252.5068.00
SC11.006.754.752.0064.00
ST11.006.754.752.0064.00
PWD (OH/ HI/ VH)11.006.754.752.0064.00

RBI Grade B Phase-II & Final Cutoff 2017 ((DR)-General)

Recruitment ProcessCutoff Marks
GeneralOBCSCST
Aggregate Cut off marks in Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III taken together in written examination for shortlisting the candidates for Interview (Out of total 300 marks)196.75181.75175.75175.75
Aggregate Cut off marks in written examination (Paper-I, II & III) and Interview taken together (out of total 350 marks) obtained by the last recommended candidate with reference to the number of vacancies notified in the advertisement. 245.75228.00220.50211.25

RBI Grade B Cut Off 2016

The RBI Grade B Phase I Cut Off 2016 along with Phase II & Final Cut Off  is given below

Name of SectionMaximum MarksCategory
GeneralOBCSCSTPWD (OH/VI)
General Awareness80201614.2514.2514.25
Reasoning Ability60151210.7510.7510.75
English Language307.506.005.255.255.25
Quantitative Aptitude307.506.005.255.255.25
Total20098.5088.5084.5084.5084.50

RBI Grade B Phase II & Final Cut Off  2016 (General)

Cut off Marks Decided by Board at various stages of Recruitment Process
Recruitment StageCategory
General OBCSCST

Aggregate Cut off marks in Paper - I, II & III taken together in written examination for shortlisting candidates for Interview (Out of 300 marks)

176.75161.75155.75155.75

Aggregate marks in Written Examination and Interview taken together (out of 350 marks), obtained by the last recommended candidate 

225.50211.00204.25210.25

In order to get a call for the Phase II round, you need to qualify the cutoff, which is applied in 2 stages –

  1. Sectional Cut off You need to qualify for each section of the Phase-I exam. If you fail to clear the cut off of any of the sections, you will be out of the competition.
  2. Total Score of Objective Test(Overall Cut off) – Also, you have to clear the overall cut off of the written exam. If you manage to clear the sectional cut off of each section but fail to clear the overall cut off, then also you will be out of the competition.

You can also go through the phase-wise cut off marks obtained by students in the exam conducted in 2015. 

RBI Grade B Cut Off 2015

RBI Grade B Cut off Marks 2015 is given below

Name of SectionMaximum MarksCategory
GeneralOBCSCSTPWD (OH/VI)
General Awareness80201614.2514.2514.25
Reasoning Ability60151210.7510.7510.75
English Language307.506.005.255.255.25
Quantitative Aptitude307.506.005.255.255.25
Total20088.5078.5074.5074.5074.50

RBI Grade B Phase II Cut off Marks for 2015

Phase II papersMaximum MarksCategory Wise Cut off
GeneralOBCSCST
Paper - I, II and III300197182176176

RBI Grade B Final Cut off 2015 for Phase III

In the last phase, Interview of 50 marks was conducted.

Phase III SectionMaximum MarksCategory Wise Cut off
GeneralOBCSCST
Written Phase II only and Interview350244234.50238.25216.25

 

 

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  • Yes, there is a sectional cutoff in RBI Grade B Exam. Applicants must clear both sectional as well as the overall cutoff. 

  • There is no RBI Grade B cutoff for the interview. There are separate cutoffs for both Phase 1 and Phase 2. 

  • The officials of the Reserve Bank of India determine the RBI Grade B Cut Off.

  • RBI Grade B Cut off marks are the minimum qualifying marks to be obtained by every candidate in order to secure the position for the next stage of selection.

  • Yes, RBI Grade B cut off marks are calculated based on the normalisation process as mentioned by the Reserve Bank of India.

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