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IBPS SO Cutoff 2020: Check Previous Years' and Expected Cutoffs

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Oct 20, 2020

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Cut off marks are the minimum marks scored by the candidate in order to eligible for the further stages of the recruitment process. Cut off will be declared by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). IBPS SO exam will be conducted in three stages i.e. Prelims, Main and Personal Interview.

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  • IBPS Specialist Officer cut off are of two types i.e. Sectional and Overall.
  • The cut off marks will be declared along with the result of each stage.
  • All the students who are able to score sectional and overall cut off marks will be shortlisted for the next stage of the selection process.   
  • IBPS SO Prelims cut off will be declared in the month of January followed by the Main cut off in the month of February.
  • Interview cut off will be announced in the month of April.
  • Those who have scored less than the cut off mark will not be shortlisted for Specialists Officer Mains Exam.

IBPS SO Expected Cutoff 2020

The marks obtained by the students in the Prelims exam will not be counted in the final merit list. IBPS Cut off marks will be decided on the basis of various following factors:

  • Total Number of Vacancies
  • Total Number of Candidates Participating in each stage
  • Difficulty level of questions
  • Marking scheme
  • Reservation norms
  • Last year cut-off trends

The expected section-wise cut off for IBPS SO Prelims exam is mentioned below:

Sections Cut off (Marks)
English 5-6
General Awareness 13-14
Quantitative Aptitude 8.5-9.5
Logical Reasoning 11-12

IBPS SO Cut off

IBPS will release two separate Cut off lists i.e. Provisional Allotment and Reserve List. Both the lists are explained as below:

Provisional Allotment: Provisional Allotment in IBPS SO is defined as lowest marks that students have to obtain provisionally allotted in any of the participating banks. Provisional Allotment will be calculated out of 100 and after eliminating ties on the date of birth basis.

Reserve List: IBPS will prepare the backup list which will be the final waiting list to fill up to 10% reserved vacancies for each category in the participating banks. Students in the reserve list will not be considered for provisional allotment.

So, the maximum and minimum IBPS Specialist Officer Cut off for different previous years is tabulated below as category-wise and post-wise.

IBPS SO Cut off 2018: Provisional Allotment Scores

Posts UR OBC SC ST VI OC HI
I.T. Officer (Scale – I) 60.00 54.93 52.93 50.60 58.47 49.93 67.27
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale -I) 48.67 48.67 43.67 41.60 41.47 43.40 30.67
Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale -I) 59.67 61.33 55.33 50.67 NA 48.40 NA
Law Officer (Scale -I) 63.07 55.13 54.40 55.00 NA 49.72 NA
H.R/Personnel Officer (Scale -I) 66.33 64.33 62.67 62.53 NA 56.33 NA
Marketing Officer (Scale -I) 59.67 54.27 52.00 47 55.27 47.67 55.00

IBPS SO Cut off 2017: Provisional Allotment Maximum Scores

Posts UR OBC SC ST VI OC HI
I.T. Officer (Scale – I 73.4 68.2 68.4 68.8 NA 66 40
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale -I) 60.4 52 50 47.4 46.8 40.6 36.8
Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale -I) 82.6 86.4 61.4 59 75.6 54.8 NA
Law Officer (Scale -I) 76.8 63.8 75.2 60.4 56.6 58.6 26.4
H.R/Personnel Officer (Scale -I) 78.8 68.2 64.8 60.4 43.2 48.6 36.4
Marketing Officer (Scale -I) 85.2 82 79.6 70.8 69.2 72 44.4

IBPS SO Cut off 2017: Provisional Allotment Minimum Scores

Posts General OBC SC ST HI OC VI
I.T. Officer (Scale – I 62.60 13/ 11/ 89 60.6 25/ 2/ 95 58.00 7/ 1/ 89 52.60 9/ 8/ 92 38.80 6/ 7/ 81 57.20 1/ 11/ 90 NA
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale -I) 35.00 8/8/92 34.80 19/5/88 31.20 18/7/94 29.20 25/09/91 20.40 04/08/95 32.00 25/11/91 27.20 09/10/93
Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale -I) 52.60 25/7/92 55.60 01/3/87 52.00 19/10/86 46.60 5/10/86 NA 29.80 12/08/90 73.60 27/06/84
Law Officer (Scale -I) 57.40 14/11/87 51.60 27/6/89 48.00 28/09/88 31.80 06/09/89 26.40 16/01/90 44.40 18/01/90 46.00 03/02/90
H.R/Personnel Officer (Scale -I) 60.60 19/11/87 57.60 20/7/93 57.20 12/11/87 55.40 23/09/89 36.40 29/05/92 48.60 25/06/87 43.20 13/06/92
Marketing Officer (Scale -I) 67.20 03/4/89 65.40 01/7/87 63.40 29/07/89 51.80 27/10/88 44.40 07/08/83 65.20 01/12/92 52.80 26/05/86

IBPS SO Cut off 2017: Reserve List

Posts General OBC SC ST HI OC VI
I.T. Officer (Scale – I 62.4 60.2 57.6 52.4 37.8 57 NA
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale -I) 34.4 34.4 30.6 28.6 NA 31.2 26.8
Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale -I) 51.8 51.8 51.8 41.2 NA NA NA
Law Officer (Scale -I) 56.8 51.4 47.2 30.2 NA 42.6 43
H.R/Personnel Officer (Scale -I) 60 56.8 57.2 55.4 NA 47 32.8
Marketing Officer (Scale -I) 66 65 62.8 50 NA 62.8 52

IBPS SO Cut off 2016: After Normalization

Posts UR OBC SC ST VI OC HI
Marketing Officer 74.95 66.8 59.4 62.05 NA 58.1 33.7
IT Officer 76.75 64.05 65.1 55.05 65.4 61.85 50.5
Law Officer 62.85 55.8 71.15 47.5 43.7 54.4 NA
H.R/Personnel Officer 73.35 65.1 62.95 56.45 NA NA 43.4
Agriculture Field Officer 69.75 60.95 52.3 53.45 60.25 49.05 45.6
Rajbhasha Adhikari 66.65 62.2 51.85 49.8 69.05 43.55 NA

IBPS SO Cut off 2016: Provisional Allotment

Posts UR OBC SC ST HI OC VI
Marketing Officer 55.30 26/09/89 51.90 05/04/92 47.35 30/08/91 38.50 09/07/88 33.70 27/08/88 39.40 16/08/92 NA
IT Officer 61.50 29/08/92 57.75 26/10/93 53.35 26/09/89 46.50 18/03/92 40.60 19/1086 50.15 13/06/90 60.10 05/12/87
Law Officer 52.95 11/07/89 49.20 08/05/86 44.95 25/02/93 39.55 22/07/81 NA 39.65 05/02/76 36.70 09/05/84
H.R/Personnel Officer 60.75 05/10/90  53.50 25/11/89  50.70 21/07/91 46.65 27/12/85 43.40 10/07/86 NA NA
Agriculture Field Officer 41.65 15/03/92 40.90 04/05/85 34.65 30/06/89 30.00 10/12/83 26.50 31/01/87 27.20 03/06/93 28.95 25/01/93
Rajbhasha Adhikari 44.1512/10/89 45.05 02/01/92 43.35 27/05/84 34.20 11/08/90 NA 38.75 16/05/ 90 69.05 01/04/90

IBPS SO Cut off 2016: Reserve List

Posts UR OBC SC ST HI OC VI
I.T. Officer (Scale – I 61.5 57.5 53.1 46.3 40.3 49.35 55.95
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale -I) 40.6 40.55 34.1 29.3 25.95 26.7 28.7
Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale -I) 43.55 44.6 42.8 33.7 NA 35.95 NA
Law Officer (Scale -I) 52.25 48.75 44.65 39.15 NA 38.35 30.8
H.R/Personnel Officer (Scale -I) 60.5 51.85 49.6 44.6 31.75 NA NA
Marketing Officer (Scale -I) 54.8 51.55 46.95 38.15 NA 38.8 NA

IBPS SO Cut off 2016: Final Cut off

Posts UR OBC SC ST HI OC VI
IT Officer 76.75 to 61.50 64.05 to 57.75 55.05 to 46.50 65.10 to 53.35 50.50 to 40.60 61.85 to 50.15 65.40 to 60.10
Agriculture Field Officer 69.75 to 41.65 60.95 to 40.90 52.30 to 34.65 53.45 to 30.00 45.60 to 26.50 49.05 to 27.20 60.25 to 25.95
Rajbhasha Adhikari 66.65 to 44.15 62.20 to 45.05 51.85 to 43.35 49.80 to 34.20 NA 43.55 to 38.75 69.05 to 69.05
Law Officer 62.85 to 52.95 55.80 to 49.200 71.15 to 44.95 47.50 to 39.55 NA 54.40 to 39.65 43.70 to 36.70
H.R/Personnel Officer 73.35 to 60.75 65.10 to 53.50 62.95 to 50.70 56.45 to 46.65 43.40 to 43.40 NA NA
Marketing Officer 74.95 to 55.30 66.80 to 51.90 59.40 to 47.35 62.05 to 35.50 33.70 to 33.70 58.10 to 39.40 NA

IBPS SO Cut off 2015

Posts UR OBC SC ST HI OC VI
IT Officer (Scale–I) 56.00 55.20  - - - -

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

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palani
I am stying 3rd year B.com ca .i am aligible to writing exam.
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abdul nazir

Hi Palani, You need to enter the percentage or marks obtained in degree in the application form. Therefore, being in final year unfortunately you are not eligible to write exam, Click here for IBPS SO eligibility.