The result of the OAS (Odisha Administrative Services) Examination will be released by OPSC (Odisha Public Service Commission) on its official website, i.e., www.opsc.gov.in. Candidates can visit the official website and check their result easily. The cut- off for OPSC examination will be released in three stages; Prelims, Mains and Interview. Candidates will be shortlisted for the jobs only after clearing the minimum cut- off criteria.
Some of the important factors that determine the cut- off of the examination are the difficulty level of the paper, the number of students appearing for the exam, number of vacancies, etc. Those who wish to apply for this examination must check the expected cut- off before appearing for the examination so that they can prepare for it accordingly.
The result of the OPSC examination will be released separately for all the three stages, i.e., Preliminary Examination, Mains Examination and Interview. The result of the examination is released on the official website of the Commission. Students can visit the website and check the result themselves. In order to check the result, follow the steps mentioned below:
OPSC (Odisha Public Service Commission) releases the cut- off of the examination a few weeks before the announcement of the result. The cut off is announced in three stages, prelims, mains and final selection.
The answer key will be made available on the official website of the commission along with cut- off. Meanwhile, the candidates can check the previous years’ cut- off section- wise and category- wise on the official website of the OPSC.
In order to check the OPSC Examination Cut- off, candidates must follow the steps mentioned below:
Candidates must always check the previous years’ cut- off of the examination before beginning the preparation so that they can prepare accordingly. Below are given the previous years’ cut- off of OPSC examination for the year 2019 and 2018.
|Category||Previous Year’s OPSC Civil Services Cut-offs - Prelims||Previous Year’s OPSC Civil Services Cut-offs - Mains + Interview|
|PH-OH (Autism, IS, SLDM)||40.905||-||-|
|PH-OH (Multiple Disabilities)||37.370||26.260||1015|
|Category||PH-VI||PH-HI||PH-OH (LD/CP)||PH - OH (Autism/ID/SLDM, Multiple Disabilities)||Ex-SM||SP|
Ques. When is the cut off for the OPSC Examination released?
Ans. The cut- off marks for the OPSC Examination is released by the Commission on its official website. The cut- off is announced by the commission tentatively a couple of weeks before the announcement of the result.
Ques. Does cut- off marks vary every year?
Ans. Yes, Cut- off marks vary every year. There is a fluctuation of 5 to 10 marks in the cut- off every year. The cut- off marks depend on various factors like difficulty level of the paper, number of students appearing for the examination, performance of the candidates, total number of vacancies, etc.
Ques. When will the OPSC Examination be conducted in the year 2020?
Ans. The OPSC Examination was postponed this year due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. The official date of the examination is not announced yet. The date will be announced on the official website of the commission once it will be fixed.
Ques. Is scoring above the qualifying marks ensure the selection in the OPSC OAS recruitment?
Ans. No, there is a difference between the qualifying marks and the cut-off marks. To ensure your selection in the OPSC OAS recruitment, you have to clear the qualifying marks and the cut-off marks respectively.
Ques. How many stages are there in the OPSC Examination?
Ans. The OPSC (Odisha Public Service Commission) Examination is conducted in three stages:
Ques. When does the application for OPSC Examination begin?
Ans. The application for the OPSC Examination begins in the month of November or December and the exam is conducted in March in the next year.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.