Union Public Service Commission will declare the cut off of UPSC CMS 2020 exam along with the final result for both the stages of the examination i.e. computer-based test and personality test. Applicants have to obtain the minimum qualifying marks that are UPSC CMS cut off 2020 in the CBT to be eligible for the next stage of the selection process i.e. personality test/interview.
UPSC will conduct the UPSC Combined Medical Services (CMS) on October 22, 2020. The minimum qualifying marks for General, OBC, SC, and ST candidates is 30% marks in each paper whereas 20% in each paper for PH-1 candidates. UPSC also releases the cutoff for the CMS examination after the final stage of the exam is over. The final cutoff for UPSC CMS 2020 will be based on the CBT and personality test both for the selection of the candidates.
The conducting body declares the result for CMS through online procedure. Candidates have to check the result only on the official website. Follow the below-mentioned steps to check the result for UPSC CMS 2020.
To be selected for the next phase of the CMS 2020 selection process, it is mandatory for the candidates to score the overall minimum qualifying CMS 2020 cutoff marks. The minimum cutoff marks of CMS 2020 vary according to the category of the candidates.
The overall cutoff marks for CMS 2020 are calculated on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in both the Computer-Based Test and Personality Test.
After the release of CMS 2020 cutoff marks for the Computer-Based Test by the authorities, the shortlisted candidates will be eligible to appear for the Personality Test which will be conducted by the UPSC authorities.
The cut-off of any exam is dependent on three factors related to the exam. These factors are
As we can see the number of appearing candidates are increasing. Therefore, the cutoff marks of CMS 2020 is expected to go higher than the previous year. Here is expected cutoff marks:
|Category||Cut off Marks (Out of 500)||Final Cut off Marks (Out of 600)|
|General||260- 270||340- 350|
|OBC||225- 235||310- 320|
|SC||240- 250||325- 335|
|ST||225- 235||290- 300|
|PH-1||100- 110||200- 210|
|Category||Vacancy||Minimum qualifying standards (Out of 500)||Cut-off marks at Final Stage (Out of 600)|
|Candidates belonging to Persons with Benchmark Disability(PwBD)|
|PwBD 4 & 5||08||-||-|
The recent trend in the CMS cut-off shows the decline in the UPSC CMS written exam. The written exam cut off is declining year after year.
*The number of vacancies in SC category in 2017 was 1 only.
Ques. Will there be any sectional cutoff in UPSC CMS Exam?
Ans. No, there will be no sectional cutoff in the computer-based test of UPSC CMS 2020 Exam.
Ques. What are the qualifying marks of the UPSC CMS Exam?
Ans. The minimum qualifying marks must be attained. The minimum qualifying marks are 30% marks in each paper for General, OBC, SC & ST and 15% in each paper for PH-1.
Ques. What happens after qualifying the computer-based test in CMS 2020?
Ans. After securing the cutoff marks or above in the computer-based test of UPSC CMS Exam, candidates will be called for the personality test, the second stage of the selection process.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.