WBCS Cut off 2019
Anangsha Patra, 13 Sep 2018

WBCS Cut off 2019 – Public Service Commission, West Bengal, will release WBCS Cut off for preliminary, mains and final selection. WBCS Cut off 2019 is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to secure to qualify each stage of exam and become eligible for next round of selection process. The commission will first release WBCS Cut off for preliminary examination. Only those candidates will be selected for the mains exam who will secure the Cutoff in the preliminary exam. This year, WBCS Cut off for prelims exam was 97.67 for general category while it 96.67 for OBC candidates.

 

WBCS Cut off 2019 for mains and final will be declared category-wise and post-wise after completion of recruitment exam. The Cut off for mains exam will be decided based on compulsory and optional papers. WBCS Cut off for final allotment is the marks secured by first and last recommended candidates for selection. This article has explained in details WBCS Cut off of different stages and has also provided the previous years’ Cut off.

 

 

WBCS Cut off 2019 - Dates

Events

Dates

WBCS prelims exam

January 2019

WBCS Cut off of prelims

June 2019

Mains exam

August 2019

Personality Test

December 2019

WBSC Cut off for mains & final selection

March 2019

 

WBCS Cut off 2019 – Factors determining it

The examination authority will calculate the Cutoff of WBCS after considering the following factors.

  • Number of test takers

  • Exam difficulty

  • Total number of vacancies

 

WBCS Cutoff of different stages is explained below.

 

WBCS Cut off 2019 for Preliminary Exam

The Preliminary exam of WBCS consists of only one paper. The category-wise WBCS Cut off of Preliminary exam will be calculated out of 200 marks. The Cut off of preliminary examination is decided by the examination authority to select candidates for the mains exam. WBCS Cut off 2019 of preliminary exam will not be considered for final selection. The previous years’ WBCS Cut off of preliminary exam are given below.

 

WBCS Cut off 2018

Category

WBCS Cut off for Prelims

GENERAL

97.67

GENERAL P.H.

93.67

OBC – A

96.67

OBC – A P.H.

92.67

OBC – B

96.67

OBC – B P.H

92.67

S.C

89.33

S.C. P.H.

85.33

S.T.

68.67

S.T. P.H.

64.67

WBCS Cut off of Preliminary Exam from 2015

Category

2015

General

113

OBC-A

112

OBC-B

113

SC

112

ST

93

 

WBCS Cut off 2019 for Mains Exam

The Main Examination consists of six Compulsory papers and one optional. There will be two papers of optional subject carrying 200 marks each. The compulsory papers will carry 200 marks. WBCS Cut off for Group A and B posts will be calculated based on compulsory and optional papers (1200 of compulsory papers and 400 for optional papers). However, for Group C and D posts it will be determined based on Compulsory papers (out of 1200).

 

WBCS Cut off 2015 of Mains Exam

Category

Posts

 

Group A

Group B

Group C

Group D

GEN

663.91

693.69

490.18

484.18

OBC A

627.01

639.97

448.89

442.89

OBC B

658.25

690.14

476

470

SC

564.68

604.83

405.49

399.49

ST

544.7

598.33

381.49

375

 

WBCS Cut off 2019 for Final Selection

The Cut off for final selection is prepared based on mains exam and interview. On the basis of WBCS Cutoff for final selection, candidates will be allotted to different posts and services.

 

WBCS Cut off 2015 for final selection

Category

Posts

 

Group A

Group B

Group C

Group D

GEN

817.31

-

585.33

549.1

OBC A

768.67

774.97

542.92

513.41

OBC B

806.54

807.34

562.05

533.76

SC

719.03

-

492.12

466.73

ST

709.92

-

463.9

432.89

 

WBCS is conducted for recruitment for recruitment to West Bengal Civil Service (Exe.) and other services and posts. The selection process consists of written exam and personality test. The written exam is held in two stages – Preliminary and Mains exam.

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