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UPSC EPFO 2021 Results and Cutoffs

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Jan 15, 2021

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Sudeshna Bhar

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The Union Public Service Commission has issued the notification of UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2020 exam having 421 vacancies. The admit card of EPFO Recruitment test will be released 10- 15 days before the exam date. Every candidate is now at their climax of tier preparation. In the preparation process, everyone needs to know about the expected cutoff marks so that they can perform accordingly.

In this article, we have provided all the details of the range of cutoff marks, vacancies, previous year cutoff marks, etc.

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How to check UPSC EPFO 2020 Results?

UPSC will declare the results of the UPSC EPFO 2020 exam a few months after the date of the exam. The results will be released on the official website of the conducting body. Candidates should have the ideas about the procedure to check the result so that in future, it will be a lot easier to find out the results. Here are the steps:

  1. visit the official website of UPSC 2020:
  2. Now the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) official home page will appear
  3. Click on Final Results. Then click on Recruitment Final Results.
  4. Click on the UPSC EPFO Results Link appear on the screen.
  5. UPSC EPFO Results page will open on another tab.
  6. Enter required details such as Roll Number/Hall Ticket and Date of Birth/Password and click on Submit Button.
  7. UPSC EPFO Results 2020 will appear on the screen.
  8. Download UPSC EPFO Score Card 2020-2021.
  9. Finally, Take a print of a copy of UPSC EPFO Exam Results for the further selection process.

UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2020 Cutoffs

Appearing candidates need not be told how vital role the cutoff marks play in the UPSC EPFO exam preparation. The previous year cutoffs definitely help candidates to predict how high the cutoff marks will reach. The expected cutoff marks will soon be released. Till then, check out the other factors such as the previous year cutoff marks, highest maks, number of the appeared candidate, vacancies etc.

Factors affecting the UPSC EPFO Cut off

Several factors affecting the UPSC EPFO cut off and hence the selection of candidates. The factors are as follows:

  • Number of candidates applying for the UPSC EPFO
  • Number of vacancies released by the UPSC
  • The difficulty level of exam
  • The category of a candidate

Previous Years Cutoff Marks

Vacancies and Appeared Candidates:

Facts 2017 2016
Total number of candidates appeared 2255 1,46,004
Total number of Vacancies 33 257

UPSC EPFO 2017 Cutoff Marks

Weightage of written marks and interview in the final result of the year 2017 was 75:25.

Category Recruitment Test (Out of 300) Interview (Out of 100) Final Cutoff 
UR 160.00 50 237.50
OBC 142.00 45 219.72
SC 128.50 40 194.25
ST 133.00 40 --

UPSC EPFO 2016 Cutoff Marks

Weightage of written marks and interview in the final result in 2016 was 50:50.

Category Recruitment Test (Out of 300) Interview (Out of 100) Final Cutoff 
UR 49.50 50 110.83
OBC 44.50 45 103.78
SC 42.50 40 102.23
ST 43.50 40 103.06


Ques. Will UPSC EPFO EO have sectional cutoff?

Ans. No, UPSC EPFO EO does not have the sectional cut off. However, overall cut off is still there.

Ques. When will be UPSC EPFO 2020 cutoff will be released?

Ans. The notification has been released and the selection process will start soon. The cutoff marks will be released a few months after the exam.

Ques. Will the UPSC EPFO 2020 results are sent via SMS or email?

Ans. No, you have to check your results and cutoff on the official website of the UPSC.

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


deep jyoti das
What is the Minimum Qualifying Marks for UPSC EPFO 2020-21 Exam?
kavita rani

Hi Deep. The UPSC EPFO exam consists of 2 stages including EPFO Recruitment Test and Interview. EPFO Recruitment Test (RT) and Interview holds weightage in the ratio of 75:25 for the candidates shortlisted based on Recruitment Test (RT) and qualify in the interview. Further details are mentioned here.

utkarsha khatri
Will there be a SECTIONAL CUT-OFF in UPSC EPFO 2020-21 Exam?
kavita rani

Hi Utkarsha. No, there will not be a sectional cut off in the UPSC EPFO exam.