SSC CPO 2021 Results (SSC SI PET PST 2019 Out) and Cutoff Marks

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Jun 10, 2021

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Once the SSC CPO results are declared, the conducting board will publish the category-wise cutoff marks on the official website. The SSC CPO cutoff for both Paper-I and Paper-II will be released after completion of the exam.

Only those candidates who clear the Paper-I will be allowed in the PET/PST stage. Similarly, candidates who manage to obtain the cutoff marks or above will be shortlisted for the final merit list.

The commission earlier conducted the Paper-I of SSC CPO exam from September 29, 2020, to October 05, 2020. It has been cancelled due to COVID-19 and the current notification shows that the exam will be conducted between November 23, 2020, to November 26, 2020. Thus, the students can prepare better in the extra time and assess themselves by solving more practice papers. Check SSC CPO 2020 Exam Dates and other details.

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How to check SSC CPO 2020 Results?

A few months after the SSC CPO Paper-I and Paper-II, the results will be declared. Candidates should know how to check their results so that they can check their results immediately after the commission releases the result on the official website. Here are the steps to check the SSC CPO 2020 Results:

  • Visit the official website of SSC
  • Click the result link on the home page
  • A PDF file will open in a new page
  • Candidates will be able to check their names and roll numbers in the list
  • Download the file and save it.

Details in SSC CPO Result 2020

The result PDF will display the following details:

  • Roll number
  • Candidates name
  • Category

How to Check SSC CPO 2020 Cutoff Marks?

Once the cutoffs are out, candidates can check these marks and know whether they have qualified for the PET/PST exam or not. You should know how to check the SSC CPO Paper-I marks. Here are the steps which you can follow to check the cutoff marks:

  • Visit the official website of SSC i.e.
  • Candidates will find the result link on the home page
  • Clicking the link, a PDF will open
  • The PDF file will contain the category-wise SSC CPO cut off marks
  • Candidates can check the cut off marks and save the file

How SSC CPO Cut off 2020 Marks are Calculated?

Various factors are considered by the examination authorities to calculate SSC CPO 2020 cut off. The factors to calculate the cutoff is stated below:

  • Candidates appeared in SSC CPO exam
  • Total number of vacancies
  • The difficulty level of the exam.

SSC CPO Category Wise Cutoff

SSC releases category wise cut off of SSC CPO exam. It means that the SSC CPO cut off 2020 will be different for all different categories. Applicants are required to secure marks equal to or more than the SSC CPO 2020 cut off as per their individual category.

SSC CPO Gender wise Cutoff

The Commission also releases separate cutoff marks for male and female categories. Candidates who secure marks equal to or more than their respective categories will be declared qualified as per their gender.

SSC CPO Previous Years’ Cutoff Marks

Applicants of SSC CPO 2020 should check the previous years’ cutoff marks to have the conceptual idea about the cutoff trends. Let’s take a look at the SSC CPO Paper 1 Cut off for previous year exam followed by the next stage.

SSC CPO Cutoff 2019 of Paper -1 :

Category Cut off for male candidates Cut off for female candidates
General 101.19 104.12
EWS 86.95 91.72
OBC 91.28 97.78
SC 70.67 75.45
ST 74.54 73.59

SSC CPO Cut off 2018 for Paper 1 -Male

Category Cut-off Marks Shortlisted Candidates
UR 140.08 5902*
OBC 133.36 6736
SC 114.23 3065
ST 111.17 1713
Total -- 17,416
Ex-Servicemen 59.64 1864

SSC CPO Cut off 2018 for Paper 1 - Female

Category Cut-off Marks Shortlisted Candidates
UR 137.60 735*
OBC 127.51 812
SC 110.31 386
ST 99.50 237
Total -- 2170

SSC CPO 2018 Cut off for Paper 1 (Male – Departmental Candidates (Delhi Police)

Category Cut-off Marks Shortlisted Candidates
UR 70.00 62
OBC 60.00 38
SC 50.00 7
ST 50.00 1
Total -- 108

SSC CPO Paper 2 Cut off - Previous Years

The table given below provides the data regarding paper 2 cut off of SSC CPO exam. To get an idea of SSC CPO paper 2 cut off marks, candidates can go through the table below.

SSC CPO 2016 Paper 2 Cut off

Category Cut off of male candidates Cut off of female candidates
General  70 70
OBC 60 60
SC 50 50
ST 50 50
Ex-Servicemen 40 -

SSC CPO Final Cut off

The final cut off is prepared based on Paper 1 and 2. The final cut off is calculated out of 400 marks. Based on the final cut off, candidates are offered a letter of appointment. All shortlisted candidates need to undergo a medical examination and document verification before final posting.

SSC CPO Final Cut off 2016-Posts wise

Posts Category Male Female
SI in Delhi Police General 287.25 260.75
OBC 282.25 247.25
SC 281 218.75
ST 247.25 191
SI in Border Security Forces General 234.75 225
OBC 222.50 206.75
SC 153.75 169.50
ST 183 182
SI in Central Industrial Security Forces General 256 235
OBC 237.75 220.50
SC 193 182.25
ST 197.25 183
SI in Central Reserve Police Force General 233.25 -
OBC 222.25 -
SC 163 -
ST 187.25 -
SI in Indo – Tibetan Border Police General 259.25 -
OBC 236.25 -
SC 184.75 -
ST - -
SI in Sashastra Seema Bal General 252 231
OBC 234.75 213.50
SC 185 172.50
ST 194 178.75
ASI in Sashastra Seema Bal General  226 212.25
OBC 214.50 198.75
SC 144.75 156
ST 173 171.50


Ques. What is the minimum qualifying mark of SSC CPO 2020?

Ans. The minimum qualifying marks prescribed for Paper-I and Paper-II are given below:

Category Qualifying marks
UR 30%
All other categories 20%

Ques. When will the SSC CPO 2020 Result be declared?

Ans. The result of SSC CPO 2020 is expected to be declared in January 2021.

Ques. Where can I check SSC CPO Result?

Ans. After declaring the results, candidates will have to check the official website to download the results.

Ques. Can I check the result in offline mode?

Ans. No, any sort of offline result checking facility is no longer available. Candidates have to visit the official site for SSC CPO 2020 results as well as cutoff marks.

Ques. Will my result be sent on my email address?

Ans. No, the SSC CPO 2020 results will not be sent via either SMS or emails address or postal address.

Ques. Do I need to enter the login credentials to check the result?

Ans. No, you are not going to need the login credentials. However, you must know the roll number, candidate’s name and category to check it.

Ques. When will the final result of the SSC CPO be announced?

Ans. The final result of SSC CPO 2020 will be based on the candidate’s performance on Paper-I and Paper-II.

Ques. Is it mandatory to qualify the PET/PST in SSC CPO 2020?

Ans. Yes, it is mandatory to qualify the PET/PST.

Ques. Are there any sectional cut off marks in SSC CPO 2020?

Ans. No, there are no sectional cutoff marks in SSC CPO 2020.

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