Cut-off Marks: Civil Services Examination, 2016
UPSC has published Civil Services Examination, 2016 – Minimum Qualifying Marks (Cut off marks). The minimum qualifying standards/marks secured by the last recommended candidate in various categories at various stages are as under:
*Cut off marks on the basis of General Studies Paper - 1 only. However, General Studies Paper - 2 was qualifying with 33% (66.66 marks) (as per the rule-15 of CSE - 2016)
# Subject to 10% marks in each of the all 7 (seven) papers i.e. Essay Compulsory, General Studies Paper - 1, General Studies Paper - 2, General Studies Paper - 3, General Studies Paper - 4, Optional Paper - 1 and Optional Paper - 2.