SSC CGL Previous Year Cut-Off Marks Analysis

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SSC CGL is very popular and important exam for Graduates in India and considered as one of the best career opportunity for graduates. Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC CGL Exam every year to select the staff in various reputed Government organizations.


The exam is held in three Tiers. First two tiers i.e. tier 1 and tier 2 are written tests and tier 3 is personality test/interview/skill test.




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Every year, lakhs of students appear in SSC Exam but only a few of them qualify it. The reasons behind failure in SSC Exam must be less knowledge of Exam Syllabus and Pattern including Lack of Preparation. To get a respectful score one should study in a systematic pattern which also includes having an idea about previous years cut-off marks.




What is SSC CGL Cut Off?



Cut off can be understood as the minimum marks that you need to score in the CGL Exam, to get qualified in the Exam.


SSC officially releases the cut offs on the official website only after the declaration of the results.


Let’s know more about the SSC CGL Cut off with the help of points given below:



CGL Cut off is low, when the Question Paper is Difficult and high when the Difficulty Level is low.


If the vacancies are more, the cut off will be low.


There has been a substantial increase in the Cut offs over the Last few years.


Cut offs tend to go higher with every increasing year that indicates growing competition for SSC CGL Exam.




Here is previous year’s cut-off analysis around which the actual might be. SSC Exam cut-offs generally remain very high so this will help you to know how much minimum marks you all need to get qualify in the exam.




SSC CGL 2016 Cut off




Tier I



Category Cut-off Marks Candidates Available
SC 114.00 24227
ST 103.00 11352
OBC 125.50 56192
Ex.S 92.00 4965
OH 97.00 2742
HH 20.00 2008
VH 68.00 1411
UR 137.00 46422*
Total 149319




Tier II (Paper III – Statistics)



Category Candidates Available
SC 4236
ST 1703
OBC 11351
Ex.S 329
OH 262
HH 168
VH 132
UR 10053
Total 28234




Tier II (Paper IV – General Studies Finance & Economics)



Category Candidates Available
SC 7186
ST 3301
OBC 16667
Ex.S 706
OH 753
HH 438
VH 240
UR 16002
Total 45293




SSC CGL 2015 Cut off




Tier I



Category Cut off
General 102.25
OBC 89.50
SC 80.25
ST 74.25
Ex.S 67.75
OH 69.00
VH 20.00
HH 51.00




Tier II



Category Cut off
General 102.25
OBC 89.50
SC 80.25
ST 74.25
Ex.S 67.75
OH 69.00
VH 20.00
HH 51.00



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SSC CGL 2014 Cut off




Tier I



Category Cut off
General 96.5
OBC 82
SC 77
ST 69.5
Ex.S 62
OH 68.75
VH 40
HH 25




Tier II (for Statistical Investigator/Compiler)



Category Cut off
General  467.75
OBC 436.25
SC  391.25
ST 355.25
Ex.S -
OH  -
VH  -
HH  -
Total  -




Tier II (other than Statistical Investigator/Compiler)



Category Cut off
General 426.25
OBC 398.75
SC 365.5
ST 349.75
Ex.S 361
OH 340
VH 359
HH 231.5



To know if you are eligible for the exam read SSC CGL Age limit, Eligibility criteria for exam 2016



SSC CGL 2013 Re-Conducted Exam’s Cut-Off Marks




Tier I (for all Posts)



Category Cut-Off Marks
General 102
OBC 85
ST 69
SC 77
Ex-Servicemen 25
Visually Handicapped (VH) 61
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 25
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 67      




Tier I (For Tax-Assistants)



Category Cut-Off Marks
General 98
OBC 81
ST 64
SC 72
Ex-Servicemen 20
Visually Handicapped (VH) 55
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 20
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 62


Total Candidates Appeared- 4,95,376


Candidates Qualified (for all posts) – 1,14,921


Candidates Qualified (for Tax-Assistant posts) – 20,269




Tier-II (Tier-I + Tier-II Marks)



A. Interview Cut-Off (Out of 600):


Category Cut-Off Marks
General 424.50
OBC 395.75
ST 345.75
SC 359.25
Ex-Servicemen 345
Visually Handicapped (VH) 315.25
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 228
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 345  



B. Non-Interview Cut-Off (Out of 600):


Category Cut-Off Marks
General 401
OBC 368.5
ST 314
SC 334
Ex-Servicemen 226
Visually Handicapped (VH) 300.25
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 201.5
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 305.75


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SSC CGL 2013 Cut-Off Marks




Tier-I marks (Out of 200)



Category Cut-Off Marks
General 96
OBC 81.5
ST 70.25
SC 85.25
Ex-Servicemen 60.75
Visually Handicapped (VH) 48
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 30
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 70.25


Total Candidates Appeared – 12,12,429


Total Qualified Candidates – 1,31,348


Cut-Off for the posts of Tax- Assistant and Statistical Investigator or Compiler is about 1-4 marks less than the above analysis.




Tier I + Tier-II (Out of 600)



A. Interview Cut-Off:


Category Cut-Off Marks
General 349
OBC 319
ST 282
SC 284
Ex-Servicemen 308
Visually Handicapped (VH) 261
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 191
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 274                       


B. Non-Interview Cut-Off (Out of 600):


Category Cut-Off Marks
General 313.5
OBC 281.5
ST 242
SC 251
Ex-Servicemen 211
Visually Handicapped (VH) 225
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 123
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 227




SSC CGL 2012 Cut-Off Marks




Tier-I (Out of 200) 



Category Cut-Off Marks
General 82
OBC 70
ST 62
SC 64
Ex-Servicemen 25
Visually Handicapped (VH) 25
Hearing Handicapped (HH) 25
Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) 60



Total Candidates Appeared – 9,67,474


Total Qualified Candidates – 1,21,307


Cut-Off for the posts of Tax- Assistant and Statistical Investigator or Compiler is about 1-2 marks less than the above analysis.




Tips to Qualify SSC CGL Exam



According to above cut-off analysis, candidates must have scored at least 130 marks in Exam.


To score 130 marks, 130 questions have to be attempted and this is very difficult for candidates to attempt 140 around questions in just 2 hours. For this it’s necessary to develop Time Management Skills.


SSC CGL Aspirants should also work on their speed to attempt more questions correctly.


Also have an idea about Pattern and Syllabus of Exam.




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