Official IBPS PO Cut Off for Mains & Prelims – 2017, 2016 & 2015: IBPS PO Mains exam took place on 26th November 2017. This year, the prelims exam was of ‘Moderate to Difficult’ level & showed various changes in different slots. The mains exam was also of ‘Moderate to Tough’ level. As a result, the cut off has fallen down as compared to previous year. This article on IBPS PO Cut Off will give you a fair idea of difficulty level of the upcoming IBPS PO exam & help you set the benchmark so that you qualify the exam with flying colours.
IBPS PO Exam Pattern
The IBPS PO selection process consists of 3 phases – Prelims, Mains and Interview. The preliminary exam will be of qualifying nature only and the final merit list will be prepared by combining your score of Mains and Interview. Go through the following article to further understand the selection procedure & exam pattern:
How were IBPS PO Cut Off Calculated?
Stage 1 – Prelims
- You have to clear the minimum cut off for each section.
- In addition to that, you also have to clear the overall cut off.
- The marks obtained in Prelims exam are not added to the final merit list.
Stage 2 – Mains
- There is sectional as well as overall cut off in Mains as well.
- The process of arriving at the score:
Total Score = Score obtained in Reasoning & Computer Aptitude + General/Economy/Banking Awareness + English Language + Data Analysis & Interpretation +English Language (Descriptive)
Stage 3 – Interview
- The Interview is of 100 marks and the minimum qualifying marks will not be less than 40%.
- The weightage of Mains & Interview will be 80:20 respectively.
- Final Marks will be based on the combined score of Mains & Interview.
Official IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2017
⇒ IBPS PO Mains Sectional – Objective Paper
|Name of Test||Max. Marks||Cut Off|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||60||07.50||10.25|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||60||10.75||14.00|
⇒ IBPS PO Mains Overall – Objective Paper
|Category||Cut Offs on Total|
⇒ Official IBPS PO Mains Cut Off – Descriptive Paper
|Name of Test||Max. Marks||Cut Off|
|English Language (Descriptive)||25||08.75||10.00|
Official Notice – IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2017
Here’s the Official Notice for IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2017.
Official IBPS PO Cut Off – Prelims 2017
Official Sectional IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off
|Sections||Max Marks||GEN Cut Off||OBC/SC/ST Cut Off|
Overall IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off
|Cut Off (Out of 100)||42.75||42.25||36||28.50||28.75||23.25||15.75||17.75|
Previous Years’ IBPS PO Cut Off
Here are the previous years cut off for IBPS PO Exam. Go through the 2016 & 2015 year cut off & analyse the increasing trend in the IBPS Exam.
Official IBPS PO Cut Off 2016:
IBPS PO Prelims 2016 – Sectional Cut Off
IBPS PO Prelims 2016 – Overall Cut Off
|Category||Prelims Cut off (Out of 100)|
To know the IBPS PO Mains Cut off & final cut off of each bank separately visit the link below:
Official IBPS PO Cut Off 2015
In 2015 IBPS has introduced the the prelims phase for the first time. Here are the cut off marks.
IBPS PO Cut Off – Prelims 2015
|English Language||Reasoning Ability||Quantitative Aptitude|
IBPS PO Cut Off – Mains 2015
After final marks in each section and total marks are calculated, cut-offs are applied at 2 stages.
- On scores in individual test (sections).
- On total score.
You need to clear all the individual cut off marks and total cut off marks for selection.
IBPS PO Mains Overall Cut Offs 2015
Here are the overall Mains cutoff marks for total score:
|Category||Overall Cut Offs (out of 200)|
IBPS PO Mains Sectional Cut Offs 2015
Following are the cut off marks for various categories in each section:
|Section||Max. Marks||Cutoff Marks|
IBPS PO Cut Off – Final 2015
Following are the maximum and minimum combined scores of the Main Examination and Interview for IBPS Probationary Officer CWE V:
PROVISIONAL ALLOTMENT – IBPS PO Cut Off 2015
RESERVE LIST – IBPS PO Cut Off 2015
Since the pattern was different before 2015, we should not rely much on those cut 0ffs. However, while taking various mock tests, try to score way above the given cutoffs to ensure a safe place in this IBPS PO recruitment drive.
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