Nainital Bank

Nainital Bank Recruitment 2022: Exam Result, Cut Off Marks & Score Card

September 8, 2022

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The following description contains the details about the Nainital Bank recruitment result and the expected cut-off marks for the exam of MTs and Clerks. The guidelines to download the Nainital Bank recruitment results (2022) are also explained.

Nainital Bank –

The Nainital Bank Limited is registered as a scheduled commercial bank with the RBI (Reserve Bank of India). It works with a tagline of “Banking with a personal touch”. The bank has released an official notification on July 17th, 2021 regarding the recruitment process of Clerks and Management Trainees (MTs). The bank is a subsidiary of the Bank of Baroda, and is also associated with HDFC, LIC, National Insurance Company Limited, etc.,

Nainital Bank Recruitment Result –

The recruitment process includes a single-phase online test and a personal interview. Candidates having previous experience in banking sectors or any financial sectors are most preferred. The online objective exam for both the post of Clerks and MTs (Management Trainees) happens on the same day in different shifts. Hence, interested candidates can apply for both the post by registering separately and by paying separate application fee. The exam pattern is the same for both MTs and Clerks.
Name of the test No. of questions Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 35 minutes
Quantitative aptitude 40 40 35 minutes
General awareness 40 40 20 minutes
English language 40 40 35 minutes
Computer knowledge 40 40 20 minutes
Total 200 200 145 minutes
The test can be taken only in the English language and the total duration is 2 hours and 25 minutes. There is a penalty of 1/4th marks for the wrong answers. Each objective question is provided with 5 choices. There is a separate sectional cut-off for each subject. The sections have to be completed within the given time limit i.e the candidates cannot compensate for the time taken in solving problems with the duration of the other subjects. Similarly, the candidates cannot leave any of these sections as each of them have a separate cut-off

The following are important dates announced in the official notification of the bank –

Date of notification February 01, 2022
Date of final registration February 25, 2022
Registration process February 01-25, 2022
Payment of fees Not released
Date of exam March 2022 (tentative)
Result date Not yet released(Usually within 20 days of the online exam)
Interview Call letter Not yet released
The results for the online objective test are released within 20 days of the exam. The provisionally selected candidates are called for a personal interview. The intimation for the interview is sent to the registered mobile number or email. Usually, the whole recruitment process is completed within two months as it has no descriptive mains exam. Hence, it is a golden opportunity for candidates who aspire to have a government job.

How to download the Nainital Bank Recruitment Result –

  • Go to the official website of the bank –
  • Click the Recruitment tab for the latest notifications
  • Click the link containing the notification details.
  • Enter your credentials – Roll/Registration number, DOB/Password
  • Your Results are opened in a tab that also contains the cut-off marks.

Cut-off marks –

Cut-off marks are the minimum qualifying marks that have to be scored by the candidates to be selected for the post. This is released after the examination process, based on the difficulty of questions, the number of candidates applied, and the performance of the candidates The candidates can take the test for MTs (Management Trainees) and Clerks separately at different shifts. Though the exam pattern is the same, the cut-off for both the posts varies by the difficulty of the questions.
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Cut-off marks are calculated at two stages –

  • Online written exam marks
  • Final marks along with the interview scores
There are sectional cut-offs for General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, Computer Knowledge, and English. Usually, the cut-offs for each section is about 35 marks out of 40. This can vary depending on the difficulty of each section. The final cut-offs are calculated based on the performance of the majority of the candidates.
Category Expected cut-off for Clerks
General 175-185
OBC 160-170
SC 150-165
ST 140-155
Category Expected cut-off for MTs (Management Trainees)
General 150-160
OBC 135-140
SC 130-137
ST 110-120
The cut-off marks of previous years can give a clear picture to the candidates –
Name of the post Year Cut-off marks
Management Trainees (MTs) 2017 108
Clerk 2017 147
Management Trainees (MTs) 2019 120
Clerks 2019 159

Interview Results –

There are no clear notifications from the bank regarding the score and question pattern of the interview process. Document verification is done at this stage. The bank has the right to reject candidates without citing reasons. All the final decisions are made by the bank. Check Out Other Banking Exams : IBPS PO Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification SBI PO Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification South Indian Bank PO Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification RBI Grade B Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification


Q1. The Nainital Bank has been privatized?

The Nainital Bank is a scheduled commercial bank that is associated with the Bank of Baroda. There is no official notification from the bank regarding privatization.

Q2. Why do the cut-offs vary for the MTs (Management Trainees) and Clerks?

Though the exam pattern is the same, the difficulty of questions varies between the MTs and Clerk. Hence they have different cut-offs.

Q3. What are sectional cut-offs?

Each section of the online exam i.e General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, English, and Computer has separate cut-offs to be cleared. This is to ensure that the candidates do not skip any subject.

Q4. How to check the cut-off?

The cut-off marks appear along with your results. You can also go to their official website and click on the recruitment tab to find the link containing the cut-off details.

Q5. Do the cut-off marks change every year?

Yes. The cut-off marks depend on various factors like the number of vacancies, the number of candidates appearing for the exam, and the difficulty of the paper.

Q6. When was the last exam conducted by the bank?

The Nainital Bank conducted the recruitment process for Probationary Officers and Clerks in December.

Q7. Can we get a copy of our answer sheet?

As per the policies of the bank, the candidates have every right to ask for an answer sheet copy/answer key.