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April 01, 2022 • 14:14 pm

IBPS SO Result 2021 | Pre, Mains Cutoff Marks & Score Card

IBPS SO Result


IBPS SO 2021 Prelims Exam Result was declared on 18th January 2022. The Scorecards for the same was released on 21st January 2022.

IBPS has released the combined result of the IBPS SO Main Exam and Interview. You can check your result from 1st - 30th April 2022.

Please read the complete blog to know every single detail about IBPS SO Result and Cutoff Marks for 2021.



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Here at Eduncle, you can check your IBPS SO Result 2021 with the step by step procedure given below and also analyze your scores with the cut-off marks provided by Eduncle.


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IBPS SO Result 2021 – Check Prelims/Mains Scorecard!


Candidates can check their results/scorecards by following the step by step procedure as given below.


Step 1: Click on the official link (Link Closed) to check your result/scorecard.


Step 2: As soon as you will click on the concerned link, the IBPS SO Result Page will appear on the screen. Enter all the relevant information like – Registration Number, Roll No, Password, and Date of Birth.


Step 3: After entering all the details appropriately, please click on Submit Button to view your result.


Step 4: As soon as you will submit, your IBPS Specialist Officer Result/Scorecard will appear on the screen.


Step 5: Check your result and Save the page for future use. Also, take a print out of the same.


Here we would like to extend our felicitations to the selected candidates and also we like to put some words over here to motivate those who haven’t got enough marks in IBPS Specialist Officer Result 2021.


‘Failure is a part of life, it teaches us a lot so don’t lose hope , Keep trying for your dreams with all the smart efforts and one day you’ll definitely achieve them!’

To get an idea about marking scheme of IBPS Specialist Officer Result, Candidates can check the details below.



IBPS SO Result 2021- Marking Scheme and Selection Criteria


As per the IBPS SO Result 2021 Marking Scheme, the candidates have to attempt all the 3 sections which are asked in the Prelims question paper. After qualifying the prelims, the aspirants have to qualify the Mains exam by attempting the single section of Professional Knowledge.


Each section consists of different marks and candidates are required to score in each separate section to get selected.


For Mains Exam, there will be a total of 60 Marks. Only Professional Knowledge section will be in Mains Question Paper.


IT Professional Knowledge

Agriculture Professional Knowledge


Human Resource




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Below is the marking procedure of IBPS Specialist Officer Result which is given in the tabular form to make candidates understand it easily.



IBPS Specialist Officer Cut Off Marks


You can check the expected IBPS SO 2019 Cutoff marks (Official) for the Prelims exam from the below section. Here we are also providing last year's cutoff marks for prelims and mains exams. 



IBPS SO Prelims Cut Off 2019 [Official]



Sectional Cutoff Marks


Maximum Marks




English Language








General Awareness/Quantitative Aptitude






Overall Cutoff Marks


Cutoff (Out of 125)





















IBPS Specialist Officer Cut off 2018


Below you can check the sectional as well as category-wise IBPS SO Cut off 2018 for Prelims Exam.



IBPS SO Prelims Sectional Cutoff 2018


S.No. Name of the Section Maximum Marks Cutoff
General SC/ST/OBC/PwD
1. English 25 4.75 2.50
2. Reasoning 50 15.25 10
3. General Awareness / Quantitative Aptitude 50 16.75 11.50



IBPS SO Category-wise Cutoff 2018


Category Cutoff Marks
General (Gen) 89.88
Scheduled Caste (SC) 81.25
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 70
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 87.50
Visually Impaired (VI) 70
Hearing Impaired (HI) 49
Intellectual Disability (ID) 48.25
Orthopaedically Challenged (OC) 83.38



IBPS SO Mains Cut Off 2018 all Categories


IT Officer (Scale – I) 16.50 18
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale – I) 13.75 10.75
Rajbhasha Adhikari(Scale- I) 14 10.75
Law Officer(Scale- I) 22.25 18
H.R/ Personnel Officer(Scale- I) 21.25 17.50
Marketing Officer(Scale-I) 31.75 28




IBPS SO Cut Off for Shortlisting in Interview


IT Officer(Scale – I) 16.25 13.75 20 22 15.75 14.50 15.25 16
Agriculture Field Officer (Scale – I) 18.75 16 20.75 20.75 15 20.75 20.50 12.50
Rajbhasha Adhikari(Scale- I) 17.50 12.50 18.25 18.25 NA 14.50 22.50 NA
Law Officer(Scale- I) 25.75 26.25 28 31 NA 25.75 25.75 26.75
H.R/ Personnel Officer(Scale- I) 23.25 18.75 24.50 29.25 NA 21 28 NA
Marketing Officer(Scale-I) 34.25 29.25 38.50 39.25 31.50 34 32.50 NA



Important Factors


The aspirants must be willing to know the important factors which are considered while deciding the cut-off marks for IBPS SO Mains Exam.


To remove the candidates' confusion regarding IBPS SO Cut Off and make them more clear about the IBPS SO Cut-off Analysis, Eduncle has come up with the list of influencing factors in calculating cut off marks.


Please check below-


Difficulty level of examination
Number of participating candidates
Lowest and average marks in the main examination
Last year cut-off trends
Annual Intake
Marking Scheme
Total Vacancies
Average performance of the candidate.

The candidates are selected on the basis of their IBPS SO Cut Off in written exam and Interview.


The IBPS SO Cut off Marks for both are different. Candidates have to score more than the IBPS SO Cut Off for written test and the selection procedure will be similar in Interview as well.

Those who have qualified the written exam can take advantage of IBPS SO Interview Questions provided by Eduncle.

With Eduncle, you can start your specialist officer prelims preparations. Get suggested Bank SO Books, Online lecture Session, Mock Test Papers, and Test Series.


You can share your queries regarding this blog through the comments section given below.





Showing 10 comments out of 190
  • Sai kusums

    Sir...will overall cutoff is considered or sectional cutoff is considered???

  • Diksha

    After clearing so interview for law officer than what is the training period for law officers?

  • Siddhant yadav

    pls help me sir. I have done B Sc non medical with English as a subject ONLY IN FIRST YEAR and I have done PG in hindi.Am I eligible for raj bahsha adikari?? please help me

  • Siddhant yadav

    sir I want to apply for raj bhasha adikari.I have done MA hindi but I have studied engish only in first year at graduation level.Am I eligible for that??? pls help me??

  • Jaspreet

    dear sir/mam, i am preparing for IBPS SO 2017 IT officer exam. i have already gone through the offical notification.My query is how much should i score in professional knowledge section to crack the exam?As maximum score is 80 and interview weightage is in the ratio 80:20


    Hello Jaspreet, Greetings from Eduncle! You need to score well enough so that you can achieve the cut-offs decided by IBPS for the respective Professional Knowledge subject. All the Best! Eduncle Team


    tell me the expected cut off for ibps so it officer written examination


    Hello Jaspreet, Greetings! Kindly click on the following link to get the expected cutoffs for IBPS SO 2017 - Thanks Eduncle Team

  • Lokesh

    Hi team, Thank you very much for the info.., what is the qualifying marks for the topics other than professional knowledge?


    Hello Lokesh, Greetings from Eduncle! As it is clearly stated in the official notification regarding the distribution of marks, only the professional language section is allotted 80 marks. The other 3 sections need to be qualified. The criteria to arrive at qualifying marks will be dealt by the authorities and the updates in this regard will be updated on the IBPS website after the successful conduct of the exam. Good Luck for your future learning endeavors! Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Nishant

    Respected sir, I got 46.8 marks in ibps it officer and the cuttoff is 40, so what's my chances...


    Hello Nishant, Greetings from Eduncle! Thanks for sharing your query with us! You have strong chances, but the overall performance in the CWE and the Interviews is taken into consideration while shortlisting the candidates for the Provisional Allotment. Also, the number of vacancies is taken into consideration with other qualified candidates' performance. All the Best! Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Sneha

    Hello sir I hv got 56.8 in IT officer PK Interview was good. What are my chances

  • Ankit sen

    Sir in marketing So I got 52.80 My interview is average Aap ka kya kehna h

  • Kapil tiwari

    hello sir cwe spl VI my score out of 80 is 38………cut off 22.80 for rajbhasha adhikari..what is my chance………my interview is avrage…………


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