IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2018
Gitumoni Baruah, 11 Jan 2019, #IBPS Clerk

IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2018 - The marks required to qualify the exam is called as cut off score. Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) releases IBPS Clerk cut off in three stages – preliminary and mains. IBPS Clerk cut off of preliminary exam has been released. In order to qualify the IBPS Clerk exam candidates have to secure sectional and overall cut off score as per their category. 

The preliminary cut off score of IBPS Clerk 2018 has been released to select candidates for mains exam. While the recruitment of candidates for a total of 7275 clerical posts in 19 Public Sector Banks to be done on the basis of IBPS Clerk 2018 cut off for mains exam only. The examination authority declares sectional, overall and state-wise IBPS Clerk cut off for preliminary and mains exam separately. Moreover, candidates are selected for preferred banks based on the allotment cut off released by IBPS.

Latest: IBPS Clerk Mains Result 2018 Declared - Check Here 

IBPS Clerk Cut off 2018 Dates

Candidates can check dates pertaining to IBPS Clerk cut off score from the table below.  

Exam Events

Dates

IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Dates

December 8, 9, 15, and 16, 2018

IBPS Clerk Cut off score of Preliminary Exam

Released 

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Dates

January 20, 2019

IBPS Clerk Cut off score of Mains Exam

To be announced 

IBPS Clerk Allotment Cut off Score

April, 2019


IBPS Clerk Prelims Overall State-Wise Cut off  2018

IBPS has released the official cut off of IBPS Clerk for prelims exam 2018 for general category. Check the state-wise overall cut off for general category below.


IBPS Clerk Prelims Cut off – General Category

            

States/UTs

        

            

Cutoff

        

            

            Uttar             Pradesh

        

            

            74.00

        

            

            Delhi

        

            

            71.75

        

            

            Tamil             Nadu

        

            

57.75

        

            

            Rajasthan

        

            

            73.00

        

            

            Andhra             Pradesh

        

            

            75.75

        

            

            Maharashtra

        

            

            63.25

        

            

            Madhya             Pradesh

        

            

            71.25

        

            

            Gujarat

        

            

            67.75

        

            

            Bihar

        

            

            73.50

        

            

            Odisha

        

            

            72.75

        

            

            Haryana

        

            

            73.00

        

            

            Telangana

        

            

            58.25

        

            

            Karnataka

        

            

            66.25

        

            

            Himachal             Pradesh

        

            

            73.00

        

            

            Jharkhand

        

            

            74.00

        

            

            West             Bengal

        

            

            73.50

        

            

            Chandigarh

        

            

            66.75

        

            

            Punjab

        

            

            73.25

        

            

            Assam

        

            

            67.25

        


Each state has separate IBPS Clerk overall cut off score of prelims and mains exams. Only those candidates who secure sectional and overall cut off score in preliminary and mains exam are declared qualified. The allotment of banks to be done on the basis of candidate’s merit position in rank list in mains exam. 

IBPS Clerk 2018 prelims exam was conducted on December 8, 9, 15, and 16, 2018. The cut off score if IBPS Clerk 2018 is released within two weeks after the completion of online test. The mains exam was held on January 20, 2019 for candidates who have qualified preliminary exam. Candidates can check below sectional and overall IBPS Cut off analysis of previous years, calculation procedure, etc. 

How to calculate IBPS Clerk 2018 Cut off Score: 

Process to calculate IBPS Clerk cut off Scores: 

  • The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions will be normalized using equi-percentile method 

  • Scores up to 2 decimal points shall be taken for the purpose of calculations

  • Number of questions answered correctly by a candidate in each objective test is considered for arriving corrected score after applying penalty for wrong answers

  • The corrected scores obtained by candidates are made equivalent to take care of the minor difference in difficulty level in any in each of the objective tests held in different sessions to arrive equated score 

  • Scores obtained by candidates on any test are equated to the base form by considering the distribution of scores of all the forms 

Standard Deviation applied to calculate IBPS Clerk cut off score: 

  • Mean – 3/4th of Standard Deviation for SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD/EXS categories

  • Mean – 1/4th of Standard Deviation for General Category

  • There will be a second level cut off point on total as per requirement

Stages of IBPS Clerk Cut off: 

The examination authority releases IBPS Clerk cut off score in three stages – preliminary, mains and allotment. 

Preliminary Exam IBPS Clerk Cut off: The examination authority releases preliminary exam cut off score after the declaration of IBPS Clerk result 2018. Candidates who secure sectional as well overall cut off score are shortlisted for appearing in mains exam of IBPS Clerk. The overall cut off score of IBPS Clerk preliminary exam is calculated out of 100 marks. The sectional cut off is calculated out 35 marks each for Reasoning Ability and Quantitate Aptitude while for English language it is calculated out of 30 marks. Generally, candidates equal to the 10 times of the total vacancy are selected for appearing in the mains exams. Around 80000 candidates to be selected for appearing in the mains exam of IBPS Clerk exam. 

Based on the number of clerk vacancies, each state decides their cut off score. Generally, IBPS Clerk cut off score for Bihar, Delhi, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh are on higher side because of large number of test takers in respect to less number of vacancy. 

How to Calculate IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Total Weighted Score

  • Total Weighted Score of IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam = Scores Obtained in English Language + Reasoning Ability + Quantitative Aptitude

IBPS Clerk Sectional Cut off score of prelims exam:

The sectional cut off score is minimum qualifying that candidates must secure in each subject of the test. The table below shows previous years sectional cut off score of IBPS Clerk. 

Sr.No.

Subjects

Sectional Cut off in 2017 for All Category

Sectional Cut off in 2016 for General Category

1

Reasoning Ability

14.5

10.25

2

Numerical Ability/Quantitative Aptitude

13.5

10.75

3

English Language

9.5

7.75

IBPS Clerk Overall Cut off score of prelims exam: 

The overall cut off score is minimum qualifying that candidates must secure in all subject of the test. The table below shows previous years’ state wise overall cut off score of IBPS Clerk exam, calculated out of total marks 100.

Sr.No

State

Overall Prelims Cut-Off 2017

Overall Prelims Cut-Off 2016

1

Andhra Pradesh

73.5

73

2

Assam

70.75

 

3

Bihar

74.75

67.5

4

Chhattisgarh

70.25

63.5

5

Delhi

76.75

67.25

6

Daman & Diu

70.75

 

7

Goa

67.75

 

8

Gujarat

67

58.75

9

Haryana

76

68

10

Himachal Pradesh

75

66.5

11

Jammu and Kashmir

76

68.75

12

Jharkhand

74.25

70.75

13

Karnataka

61.25

58.25

14

Kerala

77

71

15

Madhya Pradesh

74.25

65.75

16

Maharashtra

64.5

59.25

17

Odhisha

76.5

70.75

18

Punjab

74

66.5

19

Rajasthan

73.25

66.75

20

Tamil Nadu

53

58

21

Telangana

70

 

22

Uttar Pradesh

76.25

67.75

23

Uttarakhand

78.75

71.25

24

West Bengal

77.25

70.5

IBPS Clerk Cut off of Mains Exam:

Candidates have to secure sectional as well as overall cut off score to qualify the mains exam of IBPS Clerk. The overall cut off score of IBPS Clerk mains exam is calculated out of 200 marks. 

Depending on number of the State/ UT wise vacancies available, IBPS Clerk cut-offs is decided and based on that candidates are considered for provisional allotment. Also, prior to the completion of provisional allotment process scores obtained in the mains exam is not be disclosed to the candidates. Marks obtained in the online main examination only is considered for allotment of banks as per the candidate’s rank in merit list and preference for the banks.   

The marks obtained in the mains exam is converted out of 100 for deriving provisional allotment score. Candidate qualifying in the mains exam sufficiently high in the merit are considered for subsequent bank allotment process. 

How to Calculate IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Total Weighted Score

Total Weighted Score of IBPS Clerk Mains Exam = Scores obtained in General / Financial Awareness + General English + Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude + Quantitative Aptitude

IBPS Clerk Mains (Final) Cut Off of 2017 – State Wise Provisional Allotment IBPS Clerk Cut off score

State/ UT

UR

OBC

SC

ST

West Bengal

54.47

45.06

42.14

35.95

Chandigarh

54.07

47.95

46.39

NA

Delhi

53.82

47.81

42.58

38.03

Bihar

53.43

50.95

38.86

37.27

Punjab

53.16

45.22

37.88

NA

Uttarakhand

53.16

47.11

40.16

38.11

Rajasthan

52.93

48.17

38.28

34.7

Himachal Pradesh

52.88

43.17

43.91

40.74

Haryana

52.72

46.81

39.21

NA

Kerala

52.32

50.52

40.68

30.85

Jammu & Kashmir

52.31

42.71

NA

35.74

Odisha

51.22

50.64

37.07

31.32

Uttar Pradesh

51.13

44.24

37.2

33.53

Andhra Pradesh

50.78

48.31

40.27

31.84

Chattisgarh

50.43

50.34

39.46

24.49

Telangana

49.97

38.72

40.18

34.17

Sikkim

49.67

47.21

NA

NA

Madhya Pradesh

48.89

45.03

36.43

26.63

Tripura

48.86

NA

45.68

28.5

Tamil Nadu

48.49

48.27

39.39

35.29

Puducherry

48.06

47.47

41.27

NA

Gujarat

47.53

44.04

39.95

23.68

Jharkhand

47.29

46.21

34.24

31.02

Assam

47.17

43.43

40.79

36.16

Arunachal Pradesh

46.43

NA

NA

41.49

Maharashtra

45.95

43.93

42.91

26.32

Daman & Diu

45.92

36.91

NA

NA

Goa

44.7

44.07

NA

24.43

Karnataka

44.56

43.67

36.77

31.41

Manipur

44.21

62.36

45.77

41.74

Mizoram

40.79

NA

NA

NA

Nagaland

40.45

NA

NA

39.74

Meghalaya

39.09

37.82

NA

38.31

Dadar & Nagar Haweli

39.02

NA

NA

NA

Andaman & Nicobar

NA

NA

NA

NA

Lakshadweep

NA

NA

NA

NA

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Some Popular States: 

Candidates can check below the IBPS Clerk Mains cut off Score of for some popular states. The data provided is based on the cut off score of 2017 recruitment year. 

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for West Bengal

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

West Bengal

54.47

45.06

42.14

35.95

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Delhi

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Delhi

53.82

47.81

42.58

38.03

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Bihar

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Bihar

53.43

50.95

38.86

37.27

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Karnataka

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Karnataka

44.56

43.67

36.77

31.41

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Tamil Nadu

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Tamil Nadu

48.49

48.27

39.39

35.29

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Madhya Pradesh

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Madhya Pradesh

48.89

45.03

36.43

26.63

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Telangana

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Telangana

49.97

38.72

40.18

34.17

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Rajasthan

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Rajasthan

52.93

48.17

38.28

34.7

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off for Punjab

State

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Punjab

53.16

45.22

37.88

NA

Types of IBPS Clerk Cut off:

Q. What is sectional cut off in IBPS Clerk exam? 

Ans.  The IBPS sectional cut off score is minimum marks that candidates must secure in each subjects of the exam. For example, candidates have secure qualifying marks in English Language, Numerical Ability, General/ Financial Awareness, Computer Aptitude, Quantitative Aptitude, etc. The sectional cut off varies as per the candidate’s category. Generally, unreserved & OBC category have higher sectional cut off score as compared to SC, ST & PwD candidates. The sectional cut off score is different for preliminary and mains exam. 

Q. What is IBPS Clerk Overall Cut Off? 

Ans. The overall cut off score is marks secured by candidates out of total score. The overall cut off score is generally in higher side and candidates have to secure it to qualify the exam. Candidates have to secure equal to more than the overall cut off score as well as sectional cut off score in order to get selected for next further round of selection process. The IBPS Clerk overall cut off score varies from state to state. For example, overall IBPS Clerk 2017 cut off of preliminary exam for states like Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan, West Bengal and Bihar were 76.25, 76.25, 73.25, 77.25, 74.75 respectively out total marks 100. The overall cut off score of preliminary exam differs from mains exam. 

Q. What is IBPS Clerk Preliminary Cut Off 

Ans. It is minimum marks required to qualify the prelims exam. Candidates who secures equal to more than the required cut off score in each subject of the exams declared qualified. For example, in 2017 the IBPS Clerk preliminary cut off for Reasoning Ability and Quantitative Aptitude are 14.5 and 13.5 respectively out of 30 marks allotted for each subjects. While for English language the IBPS Clerk cut off was 9.5 out of total marks 30. Based on the cut off score secured in prelims exam candidates are shortlisted for appearing in mains exam. 

Q. What is IBPS Clerk Mains Cut Off

Ans. It is minimum marks required to qualify the mains exam. The IBPS Clerk mains exam cut off is calculated out of the total marks 200. The IBPS Clerk mains exam cut off score also varies from state to state. The examination authority releases category wise IBPS Clerk mains cut off score for each state. Based on this cut off score, banks are allotted to candidates as per their preference and rank in merit position. In 2017, IBPS Clerk mains exam cut off score of general category candidates for Delhi, Rajasthan, Bihar, Maharashtra were 53.82, 52.93, 53.43 and 45.95 respectively. The mains cut off score is converted out of 100 for provisional allotment of banks. IBPS Clerk Mains Cut Off is also termed aprovisional allotment because it is the basis for allotment of banks. 

IBPS Clerk cut off 2016 for Prelims Exam

State

Cut-Off

Delhi

67.25

Madhya Pradesh

65.75

Uttarakhand

71.25

Bihar

67.5

Rajasthan

66.75

West Bengal

70.5

Haryana

68

Punjab

66.5

Uttar Pradesh

67.75

Chattishgarh

63.5

Jharkhand

70.75

Kerala

71

Odhisha

70.75

Andhra Pradesh

73

Gujarat

58.75

Himanchal Pradesh

66.5

Maharashtra

59.25

Tamil Nadu

58

Karnataka

58.25

Jammu and Kashmir

68.75

IBPS Clerk cut off 2016 for Mains Exam

States

SC

ST

OBC

UR

Andaman & Nicobar

NA

20.03

31.22

36.97

Andhra Pradesh

31.28

25.39

38.66

39.16

Arunachal Pradesh

31.47

27.32

35.16

29.82

Assam

32.82

29.41

32.16

37.32

Bihar

28.69

25.94

36.57

38.41

Chandigarh

28.28

NA

30.07

37.97

Chattisghar

28.35

19.5

37.41

38.72

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

NA

NA

NA

33.94

Daman & Diu

33.69

27.03

35.75

30.6

Delhi

NA

11.82

25.22

42.41

Goa

34.22

19.66

33.32

23.94

Gujarat

25.72

17.88

34.72

35.94

Haryana

30.47

29.32

34

40.97

Himachal Pradesh

35.41

27.07

29.16

40.47

Jammu And Kashmir

23.28

17.25

34.6

40.28

Jharkhand

28.5

24.5

34.53

37.1

Karnatka

29.78

20.69

40.03

36.1

Kerala

NA

NA

NA

42.03

Lakshwadeep

29.25

21.1

33.94

27.85

Madhya Pradesh

33.94

19.32

33.72

38.35

Maharashtra

NA

29.63

38.63

35.47

Manipur

NA

28.28

NA

33.44

Meghalaya

NA

31.44

NA

37.25

Mizoram

NA

27.57

NA

25.66

Nagaland

28.75

20.41

37.66

38.78

Odisha

28.03

NA

36.66

38.78

Puducherry

26.72

24.88

32.63

37.38

Punjab

27.53

22.53

37.69

40.28

Rajasthan

NA

29.72

31.5

36.96

Sikkim

32.5

30.69

39.82

35.19

Tamil Nadu

31.28

26.47

38.1

39.88

Telangana

31.94

24.63

NA

38.13

Tripura

27.75

21.53

34.22

38.78

Uttar Pradesh

27.94

26.35

33.1

39.28

Uttarakhand

30.41

24

33.03

40.5

West Bengal

NA

NA

NA

40.47

State wise IBPS Clerk 2015 cut off for mains exam

 IBPS Clerk Mains 2015 Maximum Marks (Out of 100)

State/UT

SC

ST

OBC

UR

HI

OC

VI

EXS

DISXS/DXS

Andaman & Nicobar

NA

NA

60.38

70.13

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Andhra Pradesh

79.25

75.63

80.13

87.5

59.75

80.63

83.13

83

66.38

Arunachal Pradesh

NA

54.5

NA

71.38

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Assam

74.88

67 00

76.63

84.88

NA

71.13

51.38

77.63

NA

Bihar

76.5

66.5

78

88.13

65.75

70

71.38

78.13

40.25

Chandigarh

73.75

NA

78.25

85.5

NA

NA

NA

77.63

NA

Chhattisgarh

73

73.38

83

83.38

67.75

53.55

51 25

66

NA

Dadar & Nagar Heveli

NA

NA

NA

72

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Daman & Diu

NA

NA

55.25

67 00

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

New Delhi

77.38

70.5

83..25

89.88

53.88

70.25

84

80.88

61.38

Goa

NA

49.75

72.5

75.13

NA

51.63

NA

68.5

NA

Gujarat

74.88

67.63

75.25

84.63

44.38

64.38

77

70.25

NA

Haryana

75.88

NA

80.75

89

42.75

82

80.75

77.5

49

Himachal Pradesh

77.88

63.13

74

88.75

NA

66.13

58.63

72.25

61.75

Jammu & Kashmir

69.75

61.75

72.63

83.13

46.5

63

45.63

64.38

NA

Jharkhand

80.25

67

79.38

88.13

59

68.25

71.25

78.38

NA

Karnataka

67.75

74.25

75 50

81.5

53.75

69.38

82.38

79.63

55.75

Kerala

74.63

61

83.25

90.25

NA

76

65.13

80.25

64.75

Lakshadweep

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Madhya Pradesh

80.75

65.13

79.75

88.25

60.88

74.88

81.75

74

NA

Maharashtra

80.88

70

79.5

88.5

59.13

72.38

82.13

75.5

59.63

Manipur

61.5

54.63

72.38

79.38

NA

NA

NA

57.25

NA

Meghalaya

NA

59

54.38

75

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Mizoram

NA

53.75

Na

50.63

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Nagaland

NA

60

Na

71.5

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Odisha

78.88

75.25

82.5

87.13

65.5

74.25

77.5

89.5

NA

Puducherry

63.5

NA

68

75.25

NA

50.13

NA

NA

NA

Punjab

76.38

NA

85.38

91.88

62.88

68.63

68.25

79.63

56.13

Rajasthan

75

72

78.75

87.75

51.75

66.38

73.13

78.38

49.25

Sikkim

NA

70.75

70.38

77

NA

NA

NA

63.13

NA

Tamil Nadu

76.88

68.88

81.75

86.38

66.5

75.75

76.25

70.63

52.75

Telangana

75.13

73.5

78.13

83.75

65.88

82.75

89.5

81.38

39.63

Tripura

75.13

58.75

71.38

88.13

53.63

NA

NA

NA

NA

Uttar Pradesh

78.75

68.25

85.13

91.38

65.63

76.75

78.13

82.25

57

Uttarakhand

73.25

67.75

78.5

90.63

47.38

59.63

75.75

70.63

NA

West Bengal

76.63

67.38

81.25

88.13

65.13

73.13

66

76.13

NA

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Hey Abhijit Vijay ShindeIf you are asking me about ibps clerk,then first i would like to tell you the duties of a clerk. The duties of a clerk are ...

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Hello,Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts IBPS Clerk in online mode across India for selecting candidates in its cle...

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