CGPSC Cut Off 2020
Updated on Jan 22, 2020 - 12:32 p.m. IST by Shristi Kirti
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CGPSC Cut Off 2020 - Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC) will release CGPSC 2020 cut off along with the declaration of result in April 2020 at The cut off of CGPSC 2020 will be released category wise in the form of PDF. CGPSC cut off will be released in three stages - prelims, mains, and the final cut off. Candidates securing marks equal to or more than CGPSC cut off 2020 for prelims will be able to take the mains exam. Only those candidates scoring CGPSC 2020 cut off for mains will be able to appear for the interview. The final CGPSC cut off 2020 will be determined taking the marks of mains and interview into consideration. Thus, candidates securing the final cut off marks will be considered as CGPSC qualified. However, before securing the cut off scores, candidates must have scored the qualifying marks - 33% for general and 23% for reserved category.
Chhattisgarh PSC exam is conducted offline for three stages - prelims, mains, and interview. CGSC 2020 prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted on February 9 while the mains exam is to be conducted on June 17, 18, 19 and 20, 2020. To know more about CGPSC 2020 cut off for each stage of examination, go through the article below.

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CGPSC Cut off 2020 - Important Dates



Prelims exam

February 9, 2020.

Release of Prelims result

April 10, 2020 (Tentative)

CGPSC cut off 2020 for prelims

April 2020

Mains exam of CGPSC

July 17, 18, 19 and 20, 2020

Release of Mains result of CGPSC

August 2020

Announcement of mains cut off

August 2020

Conduct of Interview

October 2020

Issue of final cut off

December 2020

Factors Determining CGPSC 2020 Cut Off Marks

There are various factors that are considered while preparing the cut off of CGPSC. The following factors are taken into account while determining the cut off:

  • Total vacancies

  • Difficulty level of exam

  • Number of appeared candidates

Types of CGPSC Cut Off 2020

Candidates must know the following types of cut off of CGPSC which they need to score to be considered qualified:

  1. Qualifying cut off

  2. Category wise cut off

  3. Overall cut off

CGPSC Qualifying Cut Off

The qualifying marks of CGPSC are mentioned in the notification PDF. As per CGPSC qualifying cut off marks, general category candidates must secure at least 33% marks while the reserved category candidates must secure 23% marks in both the stages of the examination

CGPSC Qualifying Marks - Prelims


Qualifying cut off percentage (out of 200)

Qualifying marks (out of 200)







CGPSC Qualifying Marks - Mains


Qualifying cutoff percentage (out of 1400)

Qualifying marks (out of 1400)







CGPSC Cut Off 2020 - Category Wise

The examination authorities release the cut off of CGPSC as per the category of the candidates. In order to pass the said stage of examination, candidates will have to score CGPSC cut off as per their category.

CGPSC Overall Cutoff

This is the total marks that candidates will have to secure to be eligible for the next round of selection process. CGPSC overall cut off is calculated out of the total marks.

Stages of CGPSC 2020 Cutoff

The examination authorities will release CGPSC cut off 2020 in the following three stages:

  • CGPSC prelims cutoff

  • CGPSC 2020 cut off for mains

  • Final cut off of CGPSC

CGPSC Cut Off 2020 for Preliminary Exam

The prelims stage of the exam is scheduled to be held on February 19, 2020. CGPSC 2020 cut off for prelims will be released with the announcement of result. The cut off of CGPSC preliminary exam will be determined based on the marks scored by the candidates out of a total of 200 marks. The qualifying cut off for unreserved category is 33% while that for reserved and handicapped candidates it is 23%. Based on CGPSC cut off of preliminary exam, candidates 15 times the number of vacancies will be selected for the mains examination.

CGPSC 2020 Cut Off for Mains Exam

The mains exam of CGPSC is scheduled to be conducted on June 17, 18, 19 and 20, 2020. CGPSC cut off 2020 is likely to be declared in August 2020. CGPSC 2020 cut off of mains exam will be determined out of 1400 marks. Candidates who will secure equal to or more than the cut off score will be shortlisted for the interview. For mains exam, the examination authority will select candidates 3 times the number of vacancies.

CGPSC Cut Off 2020 for Final Selection

The merit list of candidates will be prepared based on the final cut off. The cut off of CGPSC for final selection is likely to be declared in December 2020. CGPSC cut off for final selection will be determined based on interview and mains exam. Selection of candidates for the various posts will be done based on CGPSC cut off for final selection.

CGPSC Cut Off - Previous Year

To get an idea of CGPSC cut off 2020, candidates can check below the cut off marks for the year 2015. This is the final cut off for the merit list.

Previous Years Cut off of CGPSC - 2015 (Final)


CGPSC cut off



UR female










CGPSC cut off (Final) - Previous Year (2011)

Selection Category

Cut Off



UR female








SC female











No Candidate Available







CGPSC Result 2020

The examination authorities will announce the prelims result of CGPSC 2020 in PDF at its official website in April 2020. The result PDF will contain the roll numbers of all the qualified candidates. However, the marks secured by the candidates in the prelims exam will not be considered in the preparation of the final merit list. All those candidates who will pass the prelims stage will have to take the mains exam after which the mains exam result will be announced. After qualifying the candidate will have to appear for the interview. Taking the marks of both mains and interview, the merit list will be released by the exam authority.

How to check CGPSC 2020 Result?

The steps to check the result of CGPSC 2020 are explained below.

  1. Visit the official website of CGPSC

  2. Click on the link ‘CGPSC result’ provided on this page

  3. The result opens as a PDF file containing roll numbers of qualified candidates

  4. Search respective roll numbers in the PDF file by entering ctrl+F

  5. Download and save the result PDF for further reference

Contact Details

Kachna Pahuch Marg,

Near Bhagat Singh Square,

Civil Lines, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, 492001

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CGPSC Cut Off 2020

Question: What if I secure only the qualifying marks of 33% in CGPSC prelims exam?


To pass the prelims stage, you must secure both the qualifying marks and CGPSC cut off 2020. Only then will you qualify for the next stage of examination.

Question: How many marks do I need to secure to pass if I am a reserved category?


In order to qualify the exam, candidates belonging to the reserved category must secure marks equal to or more than 23%. However, securing just the qualifying marks would not make you qualified, you will also have to secure the minimum cut off of CGPSC 2020 determined by the conducting authorities.

Question: When will CGPSC cut off 2020 be released?


CGPSC 2020 cut off will be out along with the declaration of result or few days after the declaration of the result. It is expected that the result might be out in April 2020.

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