UPSC CAPF Cutoff 2020- Previous Years' Cutoff and Qualifying Marks

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May 30, 2020

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UPSC CAPF Cutoff is the minimum marks that candidates must obtain in order to qualify for the next stages and final selection. UPSC CAPF 2020 Cutoff will be released in April 2020. The cutoff is declared after announcing UPSC CAPF Final Result.

A total vacancy of 323 Assistant Commandants is announced out of which 10% (47) is reserved for Ex-servicemen. Check Selection Process    

  • Candidates except Ex-servicemen have to score a minimum of 25% (50 marks) in Paper-II.
  • Ex-servicemen candidates have to score a minimum of 15% (30 marks) in Paper-II. 
  • A reserve list of 100 candidates has also been made. 
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UPSC CAPF 2018 Cutoff

UPSC has released CAPF Assistant Commandant 2018 Final Cutoff as mentioned below:

Category Paper I (Out of 250) Paper I + II (Out of 450) Final Selection (Out of 600)
General 95.04 166 282
Other Backward Class (OBC) 93.66 163 281
Scheduled Caste (SC) 78.51 142 255
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 76.45 136 251
Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S) 25.48 58 169

UPSC CAPF 2017 Cutoff

Candidates can check the category-wise cutoff for UPSC CAPF 2017 Cutoff:

Category Paper I (Out of 250) Paper I + II (Out of 450) Final Selection (Out of 600)
General 123.65 206 316
Other Backward Class (OBC) 123.65 206 316
Scheduled Caste (SC) 111.55 189 295
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 109.54 189 299
Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S) 38.31 84 183

UPSC CAPF 2016 Cutoff

The detailed cutoff score for UPSC CAPF 2016 is provided below:

Category Paper I (Out of 250) Paper I + II (Out of 450) Final Selection (Out of 600)
General 114 188 290
Other Backward Class (OBC) 113 187 288
Scheduled Caste (SC) 97 167 266
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 97 166 261
Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S) 38 80 163

UPSC CAPF 2015 Cutoff

The category-wise cutoffs for Assistant Commandant exam 2015 are summarised in the table below:

Category Paper I (Out of 250) Paper I + II (Out of 450) Final Selection (Out of 600)
General 111 172 275
Other Backward Class (OBC) 110 170 270
Scheduled Caste (SC) 95 153 251
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 95 149 245
Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S) 38 68 204

UPSC CAPF 2014 Cutoff

UPSC CAPF 2014 cutoff score for various categories except ex-servicemen is provided below:

Category Paper I (Out of 250) Paper I + II (Out of 450) Final Selection (Out of 600)
General 115 190 294
Other Backward Class (OBC) 114 190 296
Scheduled Caste (SC) 101 180 253
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 101 174 262

UPSC CAPF 2013 Cutoff

UPSC CAPF 2013 Cutoff statistics are provided below:

Category Paper I (Out of 250) Paper I + II (Out of 450) Final Selection (Out of 600)
General 107 171 279
Other Backward Class (OBC) 106 165 283
Scheduled Caste (SC) 90 151 253
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 91 143 253

Factors Affecting UPSC CAPF Cut off

The cutoff marks depend on various factors and can be indicative of the overall performance of candidates. Some of the factors are discussed in detail here. UPSC CAPF Cutoff marks will depend on the number of candidates who appear for the exam. It will also depend on the number of vacancies available. The reservation applicable for different categories affects the cutoff for an exam as well.

The level of difficulty of the UPSC CAPF Question Paper plays a role in defining the UPSC CAPF cutoff score. Easier the paper, higher the cutoff, tougher the paper, lower the cutoff.

Other miscellaneous factors may also contribute to deciding the cutoff figure. UPSC will declare the cutoff at the time of announcing UPSC CAPF Final Result. Candidates must accept the decision as the cutoff score cannot be contested.


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

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sudhakar
paper 1 contains how many questions of maths and reasoning in UPSC CAPF
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shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Sudhakar, you can check the Exam Pattern of the exam in detail from here.