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

WBCS Cut Off Marks 2023 Expected & Previous Years Cut Off for Prelims, Mains: 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.

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Important Links for WBCS Aspirants

WBCS Notification 2023 [Released: Last Date 21/03/2023]
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 2022 Cut Off Marks for Prelims (OUT)

WBCS Preliminary Exam 2023 was conducted on 19th June. Check the official Cut Off Marks for prelims 2022 below. You can also download the WBCS Prelims 2023 answer key here.

CategoryCut Off Marks for WBCS 2022 Prelims
OBC A130.39
OBC B130.39
PH – Suffering from Blindness/Low Vision107.79
PH (Reserved for SC) – Acid attack victims/Cerebral
Palsy/Dwarfism/Leprosy cured/Locomotor
disability/Muscular dystrophy
PH – Hearing Impaired (Deaf & Hard of hearing)102.15
PH – Autism/Intellectual Disability/Mental illness/Multiple
disabilities/Specific learning Disability

Analysis of the Question Paper:

The question paper was moderate as usual. 50% questions were tough and 50% easy. So, on an average the cut off marks for this year will be almost same as last year i.e 2021. As per our analysis, the cut off marks for W.B.C.S Preliminary Exam 2023 will be as per the table given above.

WBCS Previous Years Cut Off – [2021 to 2013]

Here we have provided last 10 years official cut off. Read the details of the year wise cut off below:

WBCS 2021 Cut-Off Marks
WBCS 2020 CutOff Marks
WBCS 2019 CutOff Marks
WBCS 2018 CutOff Marks
WBCS 2017 Cut-Off Marks
WBCS 2016 to 2013 Cut-Off Marks

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WBCS 2021 Cut Off Marks:

Prelims Cut Off:

CategoryCut Off
OBC A121.67
OBC B121.67

Download the official cut off data for W.B.C.S 2023 – Click here for PDF.

Mains Cut Off:

Mains 2021 Cut Off Marks has not been declared yet. Result is going to be published soon.

WBCS 2020 Cut Off Marks:

Prelims Cut Off:

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

Mains Cut Off:

Category Group A (Out of 1600)Group B (out of 1600)
General 936989.01
OBC A 935.66989.01
OBC B 936902.3333
ST 787.67802.6667

Number of Recommended Candidates:

Group A231 Candidates
Group B78 Candidates

WBCS 2019 Cut Off Marks

Prelims Cut Off:

CategoryCut Off 2019
General (PH)94.21
OBC A P.H88.78
BC-B – P.H86.11
SC – P.H85.21
ST – P.H51.13

Mains Cut Off:

Category Group A (Out of 1600)Group B (out of 1600)
General 886.3333924.3333
OBC A 841.0000895.6667
OBC B 862.0000902.3333
ST 738.9999802.6667

WBCS 2018 Cut Off Marks

Prelims Cut Off:

Category Name Cut Off 2018 out of (200 Marks)
General 97.67
Gen PH 93.67
OBC A 96.67
OBC A (PH) 92.67
OBC B 96.67
OBC B (PH)92.67
SC 89.33
SC (PH)85.33
ST 68.672
ST (PH) 64.67

Mains Cut Off:

Category Group A & B (Out of 1600)Group D (Out of 1200)
General 860 731.33
OBC A 848 735.99
OBC B 848.67 734.00
SC767.67 675.34
ST 747 634.34
PH (VH) 657.66
PH (OH) 686.5 617.67

Final Cut Off (with interview marks):

Category Final Cut Off
General 1019.99
OBC A 991.67
OBC B 994.67
ST 869.50
PH (OH)791.00
PH (VH)773.66

WBCS 2017 Cut Off Marks

Prelims Cut Off:

Category Cut Off (Out of 200)
General 89
ST 49

Mains Cut Off:

Category Group A (Out of 1600)
General 910.23
ST 747.92

WBCS 2013 to 2016 Cut Off

Prelims Cut Off:


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 CutOff 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 about WBCS Cut Off

  • 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 West Bengal Civil Service 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.

Frequently Asked Questions on WBCS Exam Cut Off

Who decides the Cut Off Marks for West Bengal Civil Service Exam?

West Bengal Public Service Commission decides the cut off marks.

How much difference is there is WBCS SC, ST, UR & OBC?

The different between various category’s cut off is 5-10 marks in WBCS prelims. However, it may differ largely in Mains Exam.

What are the factors that decide the cut off?

The cut-off depends on Category of the candidate, Difficulty level of the question paper.

How can I get the last years cut off marks?

The previous years cut off is available in our website www.pscwb.org.in. You can also learn the past cut off for prelims and mains exam from the wbpsc.gov.in official website.

Is there a separate cut off for prelims, mains and interview?

Yes, there will be separate cut off for prelims and mains. But there will be no separate cut off for interview only. The final recommended candidates list for Group A, B, C & D will be prepared based on combined cut off calculated by Main & Interview marks.

Is there any qualifying marks for WBCS?

No, there is no minimum qualifying marks for preliminary or mains exam. The cut off marks is the only eligibility criteria for passing the exam.

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