Previous Year Cut-off

IBPS PO Cut Off

To get an idea about the IBPS PO exam 2021 level, it is good to refer to the IBPS PO previous year cut-offs, which may give you a correct picture of the exam and the extent to which you need to prepare for it. As the exam is held in three phases, therefore it is extremely important to know the IBPS PO exam cut-offs for all the phases. The cut-offs released are of two types:

1. Overall Cut-off

2. Sectional Cut-off

You need to secure the minimum specified marks in different sections as well as the overall score to ensure your selection.

Final Cut-Off 2020-21

IBPS PO Final Cut-Off 2020-21 as released by IBPS.

ScoresCategory
SCSTOBCEWSGeneralOCVIHIID
Maximum Scores 52.20 52.11 52.82 52.40 62.98 53.78 64.16 42.16 54.31
Minimum Scores 39.73 35.56 43.96 42.98 47.89 38.84 45.89 27.20 28.44
10/06/99 08/06/97 03/11/94 25/10/95 13/01/97 09/08/90 18/05/95 20/07/93 20/09/98

Reserve List (Subject to vacancy for 2020-2021 and availability of candidates)

ScoresCategory
SCSTOBCEWSGeneralOCVIHIID
Minimum Scores 39.31 35.20 43.60 42.58 47.42 38.22 45.51 NA NA

Check out the IBPS PO Previous Years' Papers to know more about the exam in detail.

Mains Cut-Off 2020-21: Category-wise

IBPS PO 2021 is a job notification that opens the gates to enter into the banking industry and serve in various banks of the country. Thus, the exam level cannot be taken too lightly. To get an idea of the exam, you can refer to the IBPS PO previous year cut-off that will help you understand the exam pattern and will give some clarity regarding what to expect from IBPS in the upcoming exam.

CategoryCut Off Marks(Out of 225)
General 83.50
OBC 78.63
SC 66.38
ST 52.25
EWS 75.75
HI 38.25
OC 61.25
VI 84.88
ID 53.00

Mains Cut-Off 2020-21: Section-wise

Given below is the detailed IBPS PO exam cut off section wise. You can go through the IBPS PO Cut off 2020 to understand the level of the exam and how much it evolved during the years.

S. No.Name of the TestMaximum MarksCut off marks
General/EWSSC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD
1. English Language 40 09.75 06.25
2. Reasoning and Computer Aptitude 60 06.00 03.75
3. Banking/Economy/General Awareness 40 08.75 05.75
4. Data Analysis & Interpretation 60 11.75 08.50
5. English Language (Descriptive) 25 10.00 08.75

Prelims Cut-Off 2020-21: Category-wise

CategoryCut Off Marks
General 58.75
OBC 58.50
SC 51
ST 43.5
EWS 57.75
HI 19.75
OC 46
VI 54.25
ID 21.75

Prelims Cut Off 2019: Subject wise

Besides having an overall cut off you need to qualify each section. The IBPS PO exam cut off for each section is given below.

S. No.Name of the TestMaximum MarksCut off marks
General/EWSSC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD
1. English Language 30 10.50 6.5
2. Reasoning Ability 35 10.25 6.5
3. Quantitative Aptitude 35 8.75 5.25

Prelims Cut Off 2019: Category wise

Prelims is the first stage to qualify and reach the next level. So the cut off for IBPS PO Prelims 2019 is given below.

CategoryCut Off Marks
General 59.75
OBC 59.75
SC 53.50
ST 46.25
EWS 59.75
HI 21.25
OC 44.50
VI 52.25
ID 20.75

Mains Cut Off 2019: Subject wise

Besides having an overall cut off you need to qualify each section. The cut off for each section is given below.

S. No.Name of the TestMaximum MarksCut off marks
General/EWSSC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD
1. English Language 40 14.25 10.75
2. Reasoning and Computer Aptitude 60 07.75 05.50
3. Banking/Economy/General Awareness 40 8.00 05.50
4. Data Analysis & Interpretation 60 05.25 02.50
5. English Language (Descriptive) 25 10.00 08.75

Mains Cut Off 2019: Category wise

CategoryCut Off Marks(Out of 225)
General 71.50
OBC 70.25
SC 55.63
ST 38.13
EWS 65.88
HI 41.00
OC 46.13
VI 70.50
ID 45.88

Final Cut off 2019

ScoresCategory
SCSTOBCEWSGeneralOCVIHIID
Maximum Scores 47.07 50.80 50.22 48.98 60.58 46.38 53.16 42.33 42.04
Minimum Scores 36.02 33.24 40.27 40.82 44.44 36.00 42.18 26.36 28.80
15/01/88 22/07/98 28/07/94 19/01/96 19/01/96 30/09/95 06/08/96 05/07/92 01/03/88

Reserve List (Subject to vacancy for 2019 and availability of candidates)

ScoresCategory
SCSTOBCEWSGeneralOCVIHIID
Minimum Scores 35.74 32.76 39.96 40.45 44.02 35.56 41.45 NA NA

Mains Cut-Off 2018: Category-wise

The cut off for IBPS PO Mains 2018 varies from one category to another and the information related to the same is given below in the table.

CategoryGENERALOBCSCSTHIOCVIID
Cut Off Marks 74.50 68.38 56.38 35.75 42.63 53.25 66.88 37.00

Mains Cut-Off 2018: Section-wise

Besides the overall cut off you should also qualify section wise cut off to qualify for the next round. The IBPS PO exam cut off is given below.

Serial No.SubjectMaximum MarksCut Off (SC/ST/OBC/PwD)Cut Off (General)
1. Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 60 7.50 10.25
2. English Language 40 7.50 11.25
3. Data Analysis & Interpretation 60 2.25 4.50
4. General Economy & Banking Awareness 40 5.00 8.00
5. English Language (Descriptive) 25 8.75 10.00

Prelims Cut-Off 2018: Overall

There are two types of cut-offs that are released during the IBPS PO exam process based on various categories. The table given below specifies the overall cut-off for the year 2018.

 CategoriesGeneralOBCSCST
Marks 56.75 55.50 49.25 41.75

Prelims Cut-Off 2018: Section Wise

The table given below indicates the sectional cut-offs in the three different sections according to the different categories.

Cut-off Marks for SectionsReasoningQuantitative AptitudeEnglish Language
General 9 7.75 8.75
OBC/SC/ST/PWD 5.25 4.75 5.50

Exam Analysis

Cracking an exam of any level is not an easy nut to crack. Success in any examination is preceded by determination, hard work and a proper preparation plan. A proper plan should not only consist of how to cover the syllabus but should also contain the analysis of all the exams that were held in previous years. It will not only give you a clear picture of what to expect in the IBPS PO exam, but also the small patterns that any organization like IBPS tends to follow in its every exam. There is always a set pattern of any exam and IBPS PO previous exam analysis will help you find one.

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Previous Year Paper

As the IBPS PO exam is approaching, you need to work on your speed and accuracy. For that, you need to know the exam details as well as get aware of the IBPS PO previous year papers so that you come out with flying colours in the upcoming IBPS exam.  IBPS PO exam previous year question paper gives you an idea of last year exam and question-level difficulty.

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FAQs

Yes, IBPS PO exam will have sectional cut-off along with the overall cut-off.
IBPS PO exam previous year cutoff will help you in getting aware of the question level difficulty and getting aware of what strategy you need to follow and plan.
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