WB SET Cut Off 2020 - West Bengal College Service Commission will release the WB SET 2020 cutoff along with the announcement of the result anytime soon in online mode at wbcsc.org.in/wbcsc/SET.aspx. Candidates will be able to check the cut off WB SET in the form of PDF. The authorities will release the WB SET cut off 2020 category wise for each subject for which the test was held. Candidates who secure marks equal to or more than WB SET 2020 cut off will be considered qualified. However, before this, candidates must also secure the minimum qualifying marks which is 40% for general category while for OBC, SC, ST & PwD category candidates it is 35%. Candidates securing both qualifying percentages and the minimum cut off of WB SET 2020 only only be considered for the final merit list. All the WB SET qualified candidatse will further be given the eligibility certificate.

WB SET Cut off 2020 - Check Category Wise cut off

WB SET 2020 exam was conducted on January 19, 2020 in offline mode to determine the eligibility of the candidates for the post of Assistant Professor across the in Universities and Colleges of West Bengal only. In the WB SET conducted in December 2018, the highest WB SET cut off was registered for Psychology - 70.67 (general) while the lowest cut off was for Nepali - 49.33 (general). To know about the WB SET cut off 2020, candidates can go through the table below in this article containing the expected cut off for the test held on January 19.

WB SET 2020 Cut Off Dates

Candidates can check below the exam dates of WB SET along with other important dates .

WB SET Dates 2020

Events

Dates

WB SET 2020

January 19, 2020

WB SET cut off 2020

Anytime soon

WB SET result

Anytime soon

WB SET 2020 Expected Cut Off - Subject and Category Wise

Subject

PWD

ST

SC

OBC-B

OBC-A

GENERAL

(UR)

English

43

44.05

46.13

50.5

48.7

52.9

Bengali

47.67

50.33

57

60.33

59

62.9

Sanskrit

45

46

53.5

56.6

56.33

59.67

Hindi

40.33

45.5

50

50.9

47

52.5

Urdu

55

-

-

3900

56.9

62

Commerce

-

52.67

50.33

58.9

59

61.67

Economics

43

48

53.24

62

55

62

History

44

44

50

53.33

51.33

56

Philosophy

51.33

50.67

58

60

60

62.67

Political Science

49.33

49.33

55.33

59.33

56

62

Education

46

45.33

47.33

50.67

49.33

53.33

Chemical Sciences

38.67

48.67

48.67

51.33

50

54

Geography

46

48

51.33

54

52

55.33

Life Sciences

44

43.33

48.67

51.33

50

54

Mathematical Sciences

42.67

40.67

44

48

46.67

50

Physical Sciences

44.67

46

48.67

53.33

51.33

54.67

Sociology

43.55

50

54

55.33

54

58

Psychology

43

-

64.67

66.67

50

70.67

Library & Information Science

43

44.67

43.33

48

43.33

50

Physical Education

44.67

47.33

50

50.67

49.33

54.67

Electronic Science

-

-

47.33

54

52

56.67

Computer Science

46.33

42.67

52.67

54

51.33

58

Home Science

44

46

51.33

54.67

54

56.67

Santhali

-

44.67

44.67

42.67

-

50.67

Mass Communication & Journalism

42

-

45.35

59

50.8

60

Anthropology

-

51.5

54.69

50.7

51.5

58.9

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Sciences

-

60

57

61.67

65.67

66.33

Music

46.67

38.33

45

48.33

39

54.33

Law

48

42.33

54

56

54

58.67

Nepali

-

40.33

45.33

49.67

43.33

50

WB SET 2020 - Minimum Qualifying Marks

Before the authorities can evaluate the candidates performance on the basi do the determined cut off scores, candidates must secure the minimum qualifying marks. The qualifying marks have to be secured out of a total of 300 marks (paper I +II). The table below contains the minimum marks that the candidates have to secure.

WB SET Qualifying Marks

Category

WB SET Cut off

Minimum Cutoff Marks (out of 300)

General

40%

120

OBC, SC, ST & PwD

35%

105

Factors determining WB SET Cut Off 2020

There are various factors that are considered by the examination authorities to determine the cut off of WB SET cut off 2020. Few of the factors includes the following:

1. Total vacancies

2. Difficulty level of the exam

3. Number of candidates appeared in exam

How to check WB SET 2020 cut off

By following the steps mentioned below, candidates can check the cut off of WB SET 2020 easily:

  • Visit the official website - wbcsc.org.in/wbcsc/

  • Select the careers section an click on State Eligibility Test option

  • Click on WB SET cut off 2020 link

  • The screen will then display the cut off of WB SET in PDF

  • Download and save the pdf file for future references.

WB SET Cut off 2020 for Assistant Professor

In order to determine the eligibility of the candidates as Assistant Professor, the examination authority shortlists top 6% candidates in each subject to prepare a merit list. The number of candidates to be qualified (total slots) for eligibility for Assistant Professor shall be equal to 6% of the candidates appeared in both the papers. Every year the cutoff score varies as it depends on the difficulty of examination. In order to get an idea about the WB SET 2020 cut off, candidates must go through the previous years cut off.

Previous Years WB SET Cut Off - 2018

Subject-wise and Category-wise cut off of WB SET - 2018

SUBJECT

PWD

ST

SC

OBC-B

OBC-A

GENERAL

(UR)

English

42.00

44.00

46.00

50.00

48.67

52.67

Bengali

46.67

49.33

56.00

59.33

58.00

62.67

Sanskrit

45.33

46.67

53.33

56.00

55.33

58.67

Hindi

39.33

45.33

50.67

50.67

46.67

52.00

Urdu

54.00

-

-

38.00

56.67

60.00

Commerce

-

50.67

49.33

58.67

58.00

60.67

Economics

42.00

47.33

52.67

59.33

54.67

61.33

History

44.00

44.00

50.00

53.33

51.33

56.00

Philosophy

51.33

50.67

58.00

60.00

60.00

62.67

Political Science

49.33

49.33

55.33

59.33

56.00

62.00

Education

46.00

45.33

47.33

50.67

49.33

53.33

Chemical Sciences

38.67

48.67

48.67

51.33

50.00

54.00

Geography

46.00

48.00

51.33

54.00

52.00

55.33

Life Sciences

44.00

43.33

48.67

51.33

50.00

54.00

Mathematical Sciences

40.67

40.67

44.00

48.00

46.67

50.00

Physical Sciences

42.67

46.00

48.67

53.33

51.33

54.67

Sociology

43.33

50.00

54.00

55.33

54.00

58.00

Psychology

42.00

-

64.67

66.67

50.00

70.67

Library & Information Science

42.00

44.67

43.33

48.00

43.33

50.00

Physical Education

42.67

47.33

50.00

50.67

49.33

54.67

Electronic Science

-

-

47.33

54.00

52.00

56.67

Computer Science

47.33

42.67

52.67

54.00

51.33

58.00

Home Science

43.33

46.00

51.33

54.67

54.00

56.67

Santhali

-

44.67

44.67

42.67

-

50.67

Mass Communication & Journalism

40.00

-

45.33

58.00

50.67

60.00

Anthropology

-

51.33

54.67

50.67

51.33

58.67

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Sciences

-

60.00

56.00

60.67

64.67

65.33

Music

46.67

37.33

44.00

47.33

38.00

53.33

Law

48.00

41.33

54.00

56.00

54.00

58.67

Nepali

-

39.33

43.33

48.67

41.33

49.33

WB SET Cut off 2017 for General Category

Subject Code

Subject

Ur (General)

1

English

60.57

2

Bengali

64.57

3

Sanskrit

72.57

4

Hindi

59.43

5

Urdu

66.29

6

Commerce

64

7

Economics

68.57

8

History

64.57

9

Philosophy

68

10

Political Science

62.86

11

Education

59.43

12

Chemical Sciences

60

13

Geography

56

14

Life Sciences

57.14

15

Mathematical Sciences

56

16

Physical Sciences

56

17

Sociology

64.57

18

Psychology

76.57

19

Library And Information Science

62.29

20

Physical Education

56

21

Electronic Science

61.71

22

Computer Science And Applications

64

23

Home Science

64

24

Santhali

60

25

Mass Communication And Journalism

68.57

26

Anthropology

64

27

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean And Planetary Sciences

70.86

28

Music

58.86

29

Law

64

30

Nepali

56

WB SET Cut off 2017 for Other Backward Class (OBC)

Subject Code

Subject

OBC-A

OBC-B

1

English

54.86

55.43

2

Bengali

59.43

62.29

3

Sanskrit

69.14

70.29

4

Hindi

53.14

57.14

5

Urdu

65.14

49.14

6

Commerce

59.43

61.71

7

Economics

64.57

67.43

8

History

58.29

61.71

9

Philosophy

63.43

66.29

10

Political Science

55.43

58.86

11

Education

55.43

57.14

12

Chemical Sciences

57.71

57.14

13

Geography

53.14

53.71

14

Life Sciences

52.57

53.71

15

Mathematical Sciences

52

54.29

16

Physical Sciences

53.14

54.86

17

Sociology

61.14

62.86

18

Psychology

-

70.86

19

Library And Information Science

49.71

59.43

20

Physical Education

52

53.14

21

Electronic Science

50.86

60

22

Computer Science And Applications

61.71

61.71

23

Home Science

58.29

56.57

24

Santhali

48

52.57

25

Mass Communication And Journalism

61.14

63.43

26

Anthropology

62.29

62.86

27

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean And Planetary Sciences

66.29

65.71

28

Music

35.43

51.43

29

Law

57.71

54.86

30

Nepali

40

52

WB SET Cut off 2017 for SC/ST Category

Subject Code

Subject

SC

ST

1

English

51.43

47.43

2

Bengali

59.43

53.71

3

Sanskrit

66.86

57.14

4

Hindi

54.86

49.71

5

Urdu

-

-

6

Commerce

56.57

50.86

7

Economics

62.86

58.29

8

History

57.14

50.86

9

Philosophy

63.43

58.29

10

Political Science

55.43

57.14

11

Education

53.71

49.14

12

Chemical Sciences

53.71

46.29

13

Geography

50.86

49.14

14

Life Sciences

50.86

46.86

15

Mathematical Sciences

49.14

47.43

16

Physical Sciences

49.14

43.43

17

Sociology

55.43

56.57

18

Psychology

64

-

19

Library And Information Science

52

49.14

20

Physical Education

49.71

48

21

Electronic Science

59.43

47.43

22

Computer Science And Applications

59.43

54.86

23

Home Science

60

40

24

Santhali

58.29

54.29

25

Mass Communication And Journalism

61.71

46.86

26

Anthropology

57.14

45.14

27

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean And Planetary Sciences

68

55.43

28

Music

52

39.43

29

Law

62.86

-

30

Nepali

44

46.29

WB SET Cut Off 2017 for Physically Disabled (PwD) Category

Subject Code

Subject

PWD

1

English

46.29

2

Bengali

53.14

3

Sanskrit

59.43

4

Hindi

52

5

Urdu

46.86

6

Commerce

50.29

7

Economics

60.57

8

History

50.29

9

Philosophy

57.71

10

Political Science

48.57

11

Education

50.86

12

Chemical Sciences

46.86

13

Geography

45.14

14

Life Sciences

43.43

15

Mathematical Sciences

43.43

16

Physical Sciences

44.57

17

Sociology

37.14

18

Psychology

-

19

Library And Information Science

44

20

Physical Education

45.71

21

Electronic Science

-

22

Computer Science And Applications

48

23

Home Science

63.43

24

Santhali

41.71

25

Mass Communication And Journalism

-

26

Anthropology

-

27

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean, And Planetary Sciences

68.57

28

Music

41.71

29

Law

54.86

30

Nepali

-

WB SET Result 2020

The exam conducting authorities can announce the result of WB SET 020 anytime soon in online mode. Candidates can check their respective WB SET result 2020 by using their required credentials - user name and password. The result will reflect the name of the candidate, roll number, registration number, date of examination, category of the candidate and marks secured by candidates. Candidates securing the minimum WB SET cut off as per their categories will be considered qualified.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - WB SET Cut off 2020 - Check Category Wise cut off

Question: How much do I need to secure in order to qualify the test?

Answer:

The authorities will release the cut off of WB SET after which you will come to know that securing how many marks would consider you qualified. However, before this, you must also secure the minimum qualifying marks out of a total of 300 marks which is 40% for general category while 35% marks is for the reserved categories.

Question: What if I secure the qualifying marks but could not secure the WB SET cut off 2020 by one mark?

Answer:

No, you will not be considered qualified then. You must secure both qualifying marks and the minimum  cut off scores.

Question: When can I expect the cutoff to be out?

Answer:

The cut off will be released along with the WB SET result.

Question: What after the WB SET result?

Answer:

In case you qualify the WB SET exam, you will be issued the eligibility certificate in online mode after which you will be able to apply as Assistant Professors in various colleges of West Bengal.

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2020 bw set education cut off aproximet

Sujatha Venkat 30th Jan, 2020

Hello RajKumar,

There are two types of cut off for wbset exam . One is category cut off and other is aubject wise cut off. The category wise  cut off for gen is 40% and sc/st/phw is 35%. The students who qualify both cut offs are qualified. The factors determining cut off are.

1. Number of vacancies

2. Exam difficulty.

3.Number of candidates appeared.

Given below us the link of last years cut off for all the subjects category wise please check and comment if any queries are there. Hope this is useful.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/competition.careers360.com/articles/wb-set-cut-off/amp

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