BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018
Anangsha Patra, 09 Sep 2018

BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 – Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has released the cutoff of 63 rd Combined (Preliminary) Competitive Examination. Based on BPSC Civil Services cutoff of prelims, as many as 4257 candidates have been selected for the mains exam. BPSC Civil Services 2018 cutoff for general male and female candidates is 96 and 86, respectively. 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 is applied for preliminary, mains exam and Interview. Candidates securing equal to or more than BPSC Civil Services 2018 cutoff as per their categories in the preliminary examination are selected for the mains examination. The qualifying cut off of preliminary examination is 40 % for general category while it is 36.5 % for OBC. Candidates are required to secure the qualifying cutoff as per their category to qualify the exam.

BPSC Civil Services cutoff is determined based on factors like difficulty level of exam, number of candidates appeared for the exam and number of vacancies. The exam dates of 64th BPSC Civil Services 2018 Preliminary exam is yet to be announced by BPSC. 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 (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

 

BPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018 Dates

 

The dates related to the release of Bihar CCE cutoff are given below. These dates are tentative and will be changed once the exam dates are announced.

 

Dates related to 64 th Bihar CCE Cut off

 

Events

Dates

BPSC Civil Services prelims exam

December 2018

Announcement of BPSC Civil Services prelims cutoff

March 2019

Mains exam of BPSC Civil Services

May 2019

Release of mains cutoff

August 019

Personality Test

October, 2019

Final cutoff

December 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 denotes 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 is 150

  • There is no negative marks

  • Each question carries 1 marks 

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

 

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 mains 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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