WBCS Cut Off Marks for Prelims & Main (Last 10 Years)

WBCS Cut Off Marks: Check West Bengal Civil Service (W.B.C.S) Exam Cut Off Marks for Previous Years’ Preliminary & Mains Exam. The WBPSC publishes cut off marks of all the exams during the release of the result of the written test or final stage of selection. Here we have provided last 10 years official cut off. Read the details of the year wise cut off below:

WBCS 2021 Expected Cut Off

The released WBCS 2021 Result for Preliminary Exam is on hold. Aspirants have been waiting for the result for long and still the commission has not finalized the releasing date.

As the result is being delayed, debate on “what will be the Expected WBCS Cut Off 2021” is also increasing. We are also getting many queries about the BCS 2021 Cut Off.

So, let us understand the previous years prelims cutoff from 2017 to 2020 in a pictorial view for unreserved category:

expected cut off for wbcs 2021 prelims based on previous years data

As per our projection, WBCS 2021 cut off for preliminary exam may lie somewhere between 130 to 140.

Other Important Links for WBCS Aspirants

WBCS Notification 2022 (Release Date)
WBCS Syllabus 2022
WBCS Important Book List 2022 (Recommended by Toppers)
WBCS Previous Cut Off Marks
Salary of WBCS Officers
WBCS Exam Date for Prelims & Mains Exam

WBCS 2020 Cut Off Marks:

Prelims Cut Off:

CategoryCut Off
General (UR)127.000
SC113.6667
ST98.333
OBC A119.000
OBC B122.000
PH (LV)96.6667
PH (HI)90.0000
PH (LD & CP)107.00

Mains Cut Off: Yet to be released.

WBCS 2019 Cut Off Marks

Prelims Cut Off:

CategoryCut Off
General105.13
General (PH)94.21
OBC-A101.05
OBC A P.H88.78
BC-B101.06
BC-B – P.H86.11
SC96.18
SC – P.H85.21
ST73.13
ST – P.H51.13

Mains Cut Off:

CategoryGroup A (Out of 1600)Group B (out of 1600)
General886.3333924.3333
OBC A841.0000895.6667
OBC B862.0000902.3333
SC805.0000822.6667
ST738.9999802.6667
PH-LV704.0000

WBCS 2018 Cut Off Marks

Category NameCut Off out of (200 Marks)
General97.67
Gen PH93.67
OBC A96.67
OBC A (PH)92.67
OBC B96.67
OBC B (PH)92.67
SC89.33
SC (PH)85.33
ST68.672
ST (PH)64.67

Mains Cut Off:

CategoryGroup A & B (Out of 1600)Group D (Out of 1200)
General860731.33
OBC A848735.99
OBC B848.67734.00
SC767.67675.34
ST747634.34
PH (VH)657.66
PH (OH)686.5617.67

Final Cut Off (with interview marks):

CategoryFinal Cut Off
General1019.99
OBC A991.67
OBC B994.67
SC935.66
ST869.50
PH (OH)791.00
PH (VH)773.66

WBCS 2017 Cut Off Marks

Prelims Cut Off:

CategoryCut Off (Out of 200)
General89
OBC72
SC63
ST49

Mains Cut Off:

CategoryGroup A (Out of 1600)
General910.23
OBC898.08
SC812.98
ST747.92

WBCS 2013 to 2016 Cut Off

Prelims Cut Off:

Category2016201520142013
General84108110107
OBC67687270
SC59556160
ST47474648

How is Cut Off Mark for WBCS Prelims & Mains Calculated?

There are several criteria by which the commission decides the cut off marks. Main parameters which are taken into account while calculating the WBCS Cut Off are:

  1. Toughness level of the question Paper,
  2. Total Number of students appeared,
  3. Category of the candidate,
  4. Number of Vacancy,
  5. Average performance of the candidates in the written exam.

There are also other criteria to decide the cut off, however, these are the chief parameters.

Some Important Facts

  • The West Bengal Public Service Commission has the authoritative power to decide the cut off marks and their opinion is final.
  • The final cut off is declared only after selection of the candidates and revealing of the final recommendation list.
  • After each of the stages of selection, the commission updates the marks secured by last selected candidates.

All the data of Cut Off Marks have been obtained from the official website of the West Bengal Public Service Commission i.e www.wbpsc.gov.in. If you have any doubts, comment below this page, we will resolve your query within 3 days.

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