UPPSC PCS cut off marks are officially announced by the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC). The UPPSC Cut off are released stage-wise and category-wise on the official website. The official UPPSC PCS cut off marks will be released by the commission once the exams are finally conducted.

UPPSC Cut Off Marks (Facts)

  • The UPPSC prelims cut-off marks are based on General Studies I only. The General Studies II or the CSAT paper is not counted for merit ranking and is only qualifying in nature. The GS II paper requires candidates to score at least 33% in it to be eligible for the mains.
  • The UPPSC cut off marks indicate the marks of the last candidate who was selected based on the number of vacancies in a particular category. The UPPSC releases the cut off marks for both Prelims and Mains only after the final result of the PCS Exam for that specific year is declared.
  • UPPSC considers the following factors to determine the PCS cut off marks.
    • A total number of vacancies for which the exam is being conducted.
    • A total number of applicants appeared in the exam.
    • The difficulty level of the exam.
    • Normalization process to maintain uniformity of the exam.
  • UPPSC PCS qualifying marks are mandatory for candidates to obtain in order to qualify in the examination. All such candidates who score less marks than the prescribed minimum score shall stand disqualified. The UPPSC PCS minimum qualifying marks are set as under:
CategoryPCS Prelims Qualifying MarksPCS Mains Qualifying Marks
Other Categories40%40%
  • The criteria for the resolution of tie cases is specifically mentioned by the commission and if there are any cases of tie i.e. in situations where two or more candidates have secured the same sum of marks, the needful will be done by the concerned authorities

UPPSC Cut Off Marks (Previous Years)

UPPSC Prelims Cut Off 2020 – PCS Prelims [Executive Group]

CategoriesMarks of Last Selected Candidate (Out of 200)Number of Selected Candidates
Scheduled Caste of UP95701
Scheduled Tribes of UP7752
OBC 1101015
EWS 112362
Dependant of Freedom Fighter 10630
Ex-Serviceman 10039
Differently Abled Persons of Uttar Pradesh

UPPSC Prelims Cutoff 2019 [Executive Group]

CategoryCut Off
Unreserved Category117
Scheduled Castes (SC) of UP99
Scheduled Tribes (ST) of UP77
Other Backward Classes (OBC) of UP116
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)117

UPPSC PCS Mains Cutoff 2019

CategoryMax / Min Marks
Female Candidates119-124

UPPSC 2018 Cut Off (Prelims)

Agriculture (Group B)107 (M) 80 (W)107 (M) 80 (W)10066
Food Security Officer12012010380
Labour Officer139139135
District Information Officer11511597
ACF/ RFO136136123

UPPSC PCS 2018 Final Cutoff

Deputy Collector1014954952892834827971924
Assistant Commissioner Commercial Tax945921891869919913
Assistant Divisional Transport Officer953950891889921921
Block Development Officer923917868860913907
District Commandant Home Guards916916865865909909
Superintendent Prison919913878878903903
Executive Officer Category 1 Written Examination Only890890
Accounts Officer Written Examination only874874862854
Commercial tax officer920895856825809809896877
Assistant controller, legal metrology, Grade 1892890

UPPSC 2015 Final Cutoff

Agriculture (Group B)835.15837.26733.64755.7
Commerce (Group C)856.7844.08782.49771.95847.94

UPPSC 2016 Mains Cutoff

Agriculture (Group B)916.42903.64800.74

How To Check UPPSC PCS Cut Off Marks?

The Candidates can check the UPPSC cut off marks by visiting the official website or can follow the below steps. 

  • Step 1: Go to the official website of UPPSC. 
  • Step 2: Click on the link ‘UPPSC PCS Cut off’ that will come up on your screen.
  • Step 3: A new window will open as the PDF file of UPPSC PCS cut off marks [Year]
  • Step 4: Now you can check UPPSC PCS [Year] cut off category wise and post-wise
  • Step 5: You should remember to save the PDF file of UPPSC PCS cut off [Year] for ease and future reference.