Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) published RAS 2018 prelims result and cut off today on 24 Oct 2018 at rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in. The list contains roll numbers of 15044 qualified candidates. Qualified candidates can appear for Main Exam scheduled to be held on 23, 24 Dec 2018.
The number of candidates who have qualified is higher than the number of candidates that qualified last time. In previous RAS prelims result, 11046 candidates had qualified. This time, the cut off is also slightly lower. For TSP and non TSP areas, RPSC cut off for general candidates are established as 71.14 and 76.06 respectively. All cut offs category wise have been provided in the result PDF.
For TSP area, cut offs are 71.14 (Gen), 57.27 (Gen We), 75.17 (SC), 55.93 (ST), 48.77 (ST We).
For non TSP area the cut off marks for general are 76.06, 66.67 (we), 18.79 (WD), 55.48 (DV). SC cut offs are 68.01, 55.93 (WE), 17 (WD). ST cut offs are 73.38, 61.3 (WE), 18.34 (WD). OBC cut offs are 99.33, 79.64 (WE), 35.35 (WD). MBC cut off is 92.62.
RPSC RAS Result and Cut Off have been published in online mode only in the form of a PDF file containing roll numbers of qualified candidates who are provisionally eligible to appear for Main exam.
Results of 5 candidates have been withheld, and one candidate has been debarred. The Commission says, ‘Marks and Related Key will be declared soon.’
Main exam will be a written paper comprising descriptive and analytical questions. Candidates need to take Paper I of General Studies I, Paper II of General Studies II, Paper III of General Studies III, Paper IV of General Hindi and General English. Each paper shall be of 200 marks. The scope of Paper IV shall be of Sr. Secondary level.
Each paper in RPSC RAS 2018 Mains exam shall be of 3 hours. Candidates who qualify Main exam by obtaining cut off score shall be called for personality and Viva Voce examination.
RPSC says through its notification ‘Credit will be given for orderly, effective and exact expression combined with due economy of words in all subjects of examination. ‘
Rajasthan Administrative Services (RAS) exam prelims was held on 05 Aug 2018. Applications for the exam were invited in April vide Advt no. 02/exam / RAS-RTS / 2018-19 for 980 vacancies.