The Railway Recruitment Board held the NTPC exam from the 30th of December 2020 till the 8th of April 2021 in six phases for recruitment of personnel into Non-technical popular categories. The exam was conducted in the form of six phases over a period of 4 months instead of all at once. RRB NTPC Result 2021 is expected to come out in May 2021, here are all the details you need to know for the RRB NTPC result.

About RRB NTPC 2021

Due to the Corona Virus Surge, the RRB CBT NTPC exam was conducted in six phases so that there is no crowding and candidates can appear safely for the exam. The first phase of the exam took place on 30th December 2020 and the sixth phase was conducted in the bracket of 1st April 2021 till 8th April 2021. 

The RRB NTPC is an exam for those who wish to have a career in Railways for posts like Assistant Station Master, Goods Guard, Traffic Assistant, Commercial Apprentice etc. across India. This is a Computer Based Test (CBT) taken at two different levels. Candidates who are able to clear CBT-1 face CBT-2 after the result is declared. Now, the candidates are waiting for the result, and the result is expected to be released by May 2021.

Exam Dates for RRB CBT-1

Phase 130th December 2020 to 13th January 2021
Phase 216th to 30th January 2021
Phase 331st January to 12th February 2021
Phase 415th February to 3rd March 2021
Phase 54th to 27th March 2021
Phase 61st to 8th April 2021


The cut-off for the exam has not been officially released yet, the result will come out in a merit list format but there are different cut-off guidelines for the RRB NTPC 2021 too. For all the Un-reserved and Economically Weaker Section candidates at least 40% marks are required, while for OBC/SC 30% marks are required and for STs 25% of marks are required.

RRB NTPC Answer Key 

To check your score with the help of the answer key follow the given guidelines:

  • For every correct answer mark +1
  • Every incorrect answer mark  -0.25, so deduct 1/3 marks from the incorrect answer.
  • Calculate the total and the percentage, check and check if you fit the cut-off criteria.

RRB NTPC Result 2021 

The result is expected to by the first week of May 2021, but as of now, there is no official announcement of the result date from the RRB. The result will be posted online on the regional websites of RRB, in a Merit List form in PDF format. Candidates who qualify in CBT-1 should start preparing for CBT-2 which is the final round of RRB NTPC.

How do check RRB NTPC Result 2021?

To check your RRB NTPC result, follow the given steps:

  1. Open the regional website of RRB of your respective region.
  2. Visit the Results page from the homepage.
  3. Open the “RRB NTPC Result 2020-21” link.
  4. A new page with the Merit List PDF opens.
  5. Search your roll number in the merit list. 
  6. If you find it in the list, that means you have qualified RRB NTPC 2020-21.

RRB NTPC Selection Procedure

The candidate’s selection in the RRB NTPC is based on Qualification in CBT-1, CBT-2, Typing/ Computer Skills Test and document verification. 


The article above has provided all the information about RRB NTPC Result 2021 in detail, as the candidates wait for the result we advise them to stay calm and patient. You can bookmark this page for future updates about RRB NTPC Result 2021.

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