IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2021: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is going to conduct the IBPS clerk recruitment very soon. The IBPS Clerk Cut off and result 2021 will be released soon after the examination. Every year the IBPS clerk cut-off is released separately for each state. As per the trend, the cut-off for the exam is released soon after the IBPS Clerk result. In this article, we will discuss the IBPS clerk cut off 2021 and previous year cut off. The analysis for the IBPS clerk cut off 2021 is done after studying the previous year trend.
IBPS Clerk 2021 Important Dates
The table given below contains IBPS Clerk Dates related to the release of IBPS cut off marks.
|IBPS CLERK EVENTS||DATES|
|IBPS Clerk notification release date||To be Announced|
|IBPS Clerk Online application starts from||To be Announced|
|IBPS Clerk online application ends on||To be Announced|
|Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online)||To be Announced|
|The download of all call letters for IBPS Clerk Pre Exam training||To be Announced|
|IBPS Clerk online pre-exam training||To be Announced|
|Online Examination – Preliminary||28.08.2021, 29.08.2021, 04.09.2021, and 05.09.2021|
|The download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary||To be Announced|
|Result of Prelims exam||To be Announced|
|The download of call letter for online exam Main||To be Announced|
|Conduct of online examination main||31.10.2021|
|Declaration of Final result||To be Announced|
IBPS Clerk Cut off 2021
The cut off is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to secure to qualify for the exam and become eligible for the next round of selection process of IBPS Clerk.
Steps to check IBPS Clerk Cut off 2021
The steps to check the cut off marks are given below:
- Candidates need to visit the official website of IBPS
- On the home page, find the scorecard link
- Candidates need to enter their login credentials – registration number or roll number and date of birth or password
- The cut off is displayed on the screen
- Check the cut off marks
IBPS Clerk Cut off is based on:
- Exam difficulty level
- IBPS Clerk 2021 vacancies
- Total number of applicants
Types of IBPS Clerk Cut off
There are two cutoffs for the IBPS Clerk exam, one being the overall or state-wise cut off and the other is sectional cut off. Candidates are required to secure a minimum score in the individual tests as well as overall to qualify for the exam.
Normalization of IBPS Clerk Cut off
The cut off is calculated based on the normalization process. The details of which are given below:
- The corrected scores obtained by each candidate in different sessions are normalized using the equi-percentile method.
- Scores up to two decimal points are taken for the purpose of calculations
The cut off is released separately for prelims and mains exam. First, IBPS Clerk cut off is released for the preliminary exam followed by the release of cut off for the mains exam.
IBPS Clerk 2021 Cut off for Prelims
The prelims exam comprises three sections: English Language, Numerical Ability, and Reasoning Ability. The section-wise cut off for this stage is decided out of 30 marks for English, 35 for Numerical Ability, and 35 for Reasoning Ability. The overall IBPS Clerk cut off is calculated out of 100. Those who secure the cut off marks are selected for the mains exam.
IBPS Clerk Official Prelims Cut off 2019-20: Overall
Candidates can check below IBPS Clerk 2019 cut off.
|State||IBPS Clerk prelims cut off 2019|
|Delhi||71.75 (General) 67 (OBC)|
|Himachal Pradesh||62.25 (General), 41.25 (OBC)|
|Jammu & Kashmir||–|
|Jharkhand||73 (OBC, General)|
|Uttar Pradesh||68.25 (General), 67 (OBC)|
Previous Years’ IBPS Clerk Prelims Cut off
Candidates can check below previous years’ IBPS Clerk prelims cut off marks:
Section-wise cutoff of IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018
|Category||Name of the Section|
|English Language||Reasoning Ability||Quantitative Aptitude|
|OBC/ SC/ ST||6.75||6.25||8.00|
State-wise IBPS Clerk 2018 Prelims Cut off
Sectional IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2017
Overall IBPS Clerk Cut Off For Prelims 2017
|Daman & Diu||70.75|
IBPS Clerk Mains & Final Cut off 2021
The mains exam comprises four sections: General/ Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude, and Quantitative Aptitude. The mains exam comprises 200 marks. The mains/final cut-off is calculated out of 100 marks. Based on the final IBPS Clerk cut off, candidates are provisionally allotted to the participating banks.
Previous Years’ IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off
Candidates can check below the previous years’ cut off marks.
IBPS Clerk 2018 Mains Cut off
|Category||General English||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||Quantitative Aptitude||General/Financial Awareness|
IBPS Clerk Final Cut-Off 2018-19: Category-wise
|Andaman & Nicobar||NA||NA|
|Dadar & Nagar Haveli||44.25||NA|
|Daman & Diu||37.93||37.8|
|Jammu & Kashmir||54.93||44|
IBPS Clerk Mains Cut off 2017
The category-wise IBPS Clerk 2017 Final cut-off are mentioned below:
|Andaman & Nicobar||NA||NA||NA||NA|
|Dadar & Nagar Haweli||NA||NA||NA||39.02|
|Daman & Diu||NA||NA||36.91||45.92|
|Jammu & Kashmir||NA||35.74||42.71||52.31|
IBPS Clerk 2016 Final Cut off
|Andaman & Nicobar||NA||20.03||31.22||36.97|
|Dadra & Nagar haveli||NA||NA||NA||33.94|
|Daman & Diu||33.69||27.03||35.75||30.60|
|Jammu and Kashmir||23.28||17.25||34.60||40.28|
IBPS Clerk 2021 FAQs
Q. Is there any section-wise cut off in the IBPS Clerk exam?
A. Yes, there is a sectional cut off in the exam.
Q. When is the IBPS clerk cut-off marks released?
A. The cut-off marks are released along with the scorecard.
Q. I have secured the sectional cut off but failed to qualify the overall cut off. What to do?
A. Candidates need to secure both sectional and overall cut off.
Q. Is the cut off for prelims and mains different?
A. Yes, the cut off for prelims and mains are different.
Q. Will the IBPS Clerk prelims cutoff counted for final selection?
A. No, the cut off of prelims is not counted for final selection.
Q. How the final cut-off is decided?
A. The final IBPS Clerk cut off is decided based on the mains exam.
Q. Is normalization applied in the calculation of IBPS Clerk?
A. Yes, normalization is applied in the calculation of cut off.
Q. Will the cut off marks affect my merit position?
A. Yes, the cut off determines the merit position of candidates.