BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018

BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 – Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) will release the cutoff of BPSC Civil Services for preliminary exam in February 2019. Candidates securing equal to or more than BPSC Civil Services 2018 cutoff as per their categories in the preliminary examination will be selected for the mains examination. The qualifying cutoff has been announced by the examination authority which is 40 % for general category while it is 36.5 % for OBC. Besides the qualifying cutoff, candidates will have to secure the overall cutoff for final selection. 

The 64th BPSC Civil Services 2018 Preliminary exam has been conducted by BPSC on December 16. BPSC Civil Services is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to score to qualify the exam and become eligible for next round. BPSC Civil Services cutoff will be determined based on factors like difficulty level of exam, number of candidates appeared for the exam and number of vacancies. For more details on BPSC Civil Services cutoff including the previous years cutoff marks, candidates can read this article below.

 

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BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 Dates

The dates related to the release of Bihar CCE cutoff are given below. 

Dates related to 64th Bihar CCE Cut off

Events 

Dates 

BPSC Civil Services prelims exam

December 16, 2018

Announcement of BPSC Civil Services prelims cutoff

February 2019

Mains exam of BPSC Civil Services

April 2019

Release of mains cutoff

June 2019

Personality Test

July 2019

Final cutoff

September 2019

 

How to check BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018?

  • Click on the link ‘64th BPSC Civil Services Cutoff’ to be provided here

  • In a new page, the PDF file of the cutoff will open

  • The cutoff will be available as per different categories

  • Candidates must check the cutoff and save the PDF file

 

Factors affecting BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018

The cutoff of BPSC Civil Services depends on the following factors.

  • Number of candidates appeared for the exam

  • Number of vacancies

  • Difficulty level of exam

 

Types of BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018

Qualifying cutoff – To qualify the BPSC Civil Services Prelims exam, candidates need to secure the qualifying marks as prescribed by the exam conducting authority. Qualifying marks denote the minimum score that one should obtain to qualify the exam. Securing the qualifying marks in the preliminary exam does not guarantee that the candidates will be selected for the mains exam unless they score the overall qualifying marks.

Overall Cutoff – The overall cutoff is minimum marks required to get selected in the mains exam. It is calculated based on factors such as difficulty level, number of vacancies and number of candidates appeared for the exam. The overall cutoff is determined out of the total marks of the exam.

Stages of BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018

The cutoff of BPSC Civil Services is applied for the following stages of exam. 

BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 of Preliminary Exam

The preliminary examination of BPSC Civil Services contains questions from general studies. Total marks allotted for the exam is 150 marks. Candidates are required to secure qualifying as well as overall BPSC Civil Services cutoff in the preliminary exam.

How to calculate BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 of Preliminary exam?

  • Total marks of prelims exam are 150

  • There is no negative marks

  • Each question carries 1 marks

BPSC Civil Sevices Cutoff 2018 - Expected Cutoff


As per news sources, candidates can check BPSC Civil Services expected cutoff for the preliminary exam. Check BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 (expected) below.


Category

Expected Cut-off 2018

UR

92

UR (Female)

82

SC

78

SC (Female)

70

ST

82

ST (Female)

70

EBC

84

EBC (Female)

72

BC

87

BC (Female)

80

VH

70

HH

69

OH

80

Grandchildren of the Freedom Fighters of Bihar

 76


BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 of Preliminary Exam – Qualifying Marks

Categories

Qualifying cut off

Qualifying cutoff in terms of marks

General

40%

60

OBC

36.5%

54.75

Extremely Backward Class

34%

51

SC/ ST/ Women/ PwD

32%

48

 

BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 (63rd Prelims)

Candidates can check below the category-wise 63rd BPSC Civil Services Cutoff of Prelims exam.

Categories

63th BPSC Civil Services cutoff

General (Male)

96

General (Female)

86

SC (Male)

84

SC (Female)

73

ST (Male)

89

ST (Female)

78

Extreme OBC (male)

88

Extreme OBC (female)

77

OBC (male)

93

OBC (female)

84

Visually handicapped

74

Dumb

72

Physical deformities

83

Ex-Serviceman

81

 

Previous Years’ BPSC Civil Services Cutoff

Candidates can check below the previous years’ BPSC Civil Services cutoff of preliminary exam.

BPSC Civil Services 2017 Cutoff

Categories

BPSC Civil Services cutoff

General (Male)

97

General (Female)

86

SC (Male)

83

SC (Female)

68

ST (Male)

89

ST (Female)

78

Extreme OBC (male)

89

Extreme OBC (female)

75

OBC (male)

93

OBC (female)

81

Visually handicapped

74

Dumb

73

Physical deformities

86

Ex-Serviceman

82

 

BPSC Civil Services 2016 Cutoff

Categories 

BPSC Civil Services cutoff 

General

87

SC

72

ST

70

EBC

76

BC

82

BCL

73

Disabled (OH)

73

Disabled (VI)

58

Disabled (DD)

45

 

BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 of Mains exam

The mains exam of BPSC Civil Services comprises General Hindi, General Studies Paper I and II and optional paper. Total marks allotted for mains exam is 900. In Hindi paper, candidates are required to secure 30 % i.e. 30 marks. The general Hindi paper is qualifying in nature. 

Bihar Civil Services Cutoff of 53th to 55th exam

Categories 

BPSC Civil Services cutoff 

General

725

SC

648

ST

642

EBC

674

BC

700

BCL

667

 

Bihar Civil Services Cutoff 2018 of Personality Test

Qualified candidates from mains exam will appear in the personality test. This test carries 120 marks. Candidates will have to secure minimum marks in this test to qualify the exam.

Bihar Civil Services Final Allotment Cutoff 2018

Final merit list will be prepared based on the total marks obtained in mainsBPSC Civil Sevices Cutoff 2018 - Expected Cutoff and personality test out of 1020 marks. On the basis of Bihar Civil Services Final Allotment Cutoff 2018, candidates will be offered appointment. Candidates can check below previous years’ Bihar Civil Services cutoff.

Bihar Civil Services Cutoff of 53th to 55th exam

Categories 

BPSC Civil Services cutoff 

General

832

SC

770

ST

767

EBC

803

BC

820

BCL

806

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