IBPS PO Cut Off 2020 Declared - IBPS PO Final Cut Off Released

The IBPS PO Cut off is declared by the conducting body based on the overall performance of candidates across the country and the number of applicants who appear for the exam.

Latest Update: IBPS PO result for the 2019-20 recruitment released on May 20, 2020. The final IBPS PO Cut off for Mains and Interview level combined together also released.

Check the IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2019 for the 2019-20 recruitment further below in this article.

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is the conducting body for all IBPS exams and the IBPS PO exam is one of the most sought after exams in the country. 

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Also, the links given below shall help candidates prepare and score the IBPS PO 2020 cut off:

Aspirants across the world anticipate the recruitment notification for the post of Probationary Officers to be released by IBPS and lakhs of candidates apply for the exam every year. This is one major reason for the rapid increase in the IBPS PO cut off over the past few years.

The past trend shows that the IBPS PO cut off 2020 is expected to increase in comparison to the cut off released for previous years.

In this article, we shall discuss in detail the cut off released for the post of Probationary Officers by IBPS. IBPS reserves the right to increase or decrease the cut off in comparison to previous years and also declares a separate cut off for Prelims, Mains, and Interview level of the examination.

Candidates preparing for the upcoming Probationary Officer exam can get the detailed IBPS PO syllabus at the linked article.

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IBPS PO Cut Off 2020 (Expected cut off)

Over the years, it has been seen that the number of candidates appearing for the Probationary Officer exam have been increasing and so has the competition and cut off.

Since the 2020 recruitment is yet to be conducted, candidates must prepare themselves well enough as the IBPS PO 2020 cut off is expected to soar up.

Unlike SBI, the IBPS cut off is declared separately for every section and an overall cut off is also declared. Candidates need to qualify both sectional and overall cut off to qualify the IBPS PO examination.

There are certain factors which need to be kept in consideration while calculating the IBPS PO cut off:

  • Number of Candidates who appear for the examination
  • Previous Year Cut off
  • Level of Examination
  • Number of vacancies

For candidates who are looking forward to appear for the Probationary Officer exam conducted by other banks, can refer to the Bank PO page for more information.

IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2019

The IBPS PO final cut off for the 2019-20 recruitment released on the official website of IBPS. Given below is the final cut off for the Mains and Interview stage combined together:

IBPS PO Final Cut off 2019-20 – Provisional Allotment
Category Maximum Marks (Out of 100) Minimum Marks (Out of 100)
SC 47.07 36.02
ST 50.80 33.24
OBC 50.22 40.27
EWS 48.98 40.82
UR 60.58 44.44
OC 46.38 36.00
VI 53.16 42.18
HI 42.33 26.36
ID 42.04 28.80

Also, the cut off for the Reserve List has been released. It is as mentioned below:

Reserve List (Subject to vacancy for 2020-21 recruitment)
Category SC ST OBC EWS UR OC VI HI ID
Minimum Score 34.75 32.76 39.96 40.45 44.02 35.56 41.45 NA NA

IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2019

The IBPS PO exam 2019-20 is ongoing and candidates are waiting for the final cut of to be released once the Interview stage of the exam is completed. 

The table gives the IBPS PO cut off for the mains examination conducted on November 30, 2019:

IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2019
Category IBPS PO Cut Off (Out of 225)
General 71.25
OBC 70.25
SC 55.63
ST 38.13
EWS 65.88
HI 41
OC  46.13
VI 70.50
ID 45.88

IBPS had also released the section-wise cut off for the IBPS PO mains exam. The table given below mentions the IBPS PO cut for mains examination for the different sections of the exam:

IBPS PO Section-wise Cut Off 2019 (Mains)
Subjects Category
General/ EWS SC/ST/PWBD/OBC
English Language 14.25 10.75
Data Analysis & Interpretation 5.25 2.50
Reasoning Ability 7.75 5.50
General Awareness 8 5
Descriptive Paper (English) 10 8.75

Candidates can check the IBPS PO exam analysis at the links mentioned below:

  1. IBPS PO Prelims Exam Analysis
  2. IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2019

IBPS PO cut off is released separately for candidates belonging to different categories. This is not just applicable for the final cut off but also for the sectional cut off.

Given below is the IBPS PO Prelims cut off 2019:

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2019
Category IBPS PO Cut Off (Out of 100)
General 59.75
OBC 59.75
SC 53.50
ST 46.25
EWS 59.75
HI 21.25
OC  44.50
VI 52.25
ID 20.75

The table below gives the section-wise cut off for IBPS PO prelims exam 2019-20:

IBPS PO Section-wise Cut Off 2019-20 (Prelims)
Subjects Category
General/ EWS SC/ST/PWBD/OBC
English Language 10.25 6.50
Quantitative Aptitude 8.75 5.25
Reasoning Ability 10.25 6.50

The final overall cut off shall be released once the Interviews are done and the conducting body releases the final IBPS PO cut off. 

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IBPS PO Cut Off 2018

Before the 2019-20 recruitment, the IBPS PO exam was conducted in 2018. The exam pattern and selection process were the same as 2019 recruitment. 

For the reference of candidates, we have given the prelims, mains and overall IBPS PO cut off 2018. This will help candidates follow the trend increase or decrease in the cut off for the exam conducted for recruitment Probationary Officers.

Since the IBPS Probationary Officer exam is soon to be conducted aspirants who are looking for tips to prepare for the bank PO exam within 2 months can refer to the linked article and attain the desired marks in the IBPS PO cut off 2020.

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2018

The table given below gives the IBPS PO cut off 2018 for the preliminary level of examination:

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2018
Category Cut Off (Out of 100)
General 56.75
SC 49.25
ST 41.75
OBC 55
HI 16.50
OC 42.75
VI 38.75

The section-wise IBPS PO prelims cut off 2018 is given below:

IBPS PO Section-wise Cut Off 2018 (Prelims)
Subjects Category
General/ EWS SC/ST/PWBD/OBC
English Language 8.75 5.5
Quantitative Aptitude 9 5.25
Reasoning Ability 7.75 4.75

IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2018

The IBPS PO mains exam cut off 2018 is given in the table below:

IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2018
Category IBPS PO Cut Off (Out of 225)
General 74.50
OBC 68.38
SC 56.38
ST 35.75
HI 42.63
OC  53.25
VI 66.88
ID 37

The sectional cut off is mostly very less for the IBPS PO mains exam. Candidates can check the IBPS PO sectional cut off 2018 in the table given below:

IBPS PO Section-wise Cut Off 2018 (Mains)
Subjects Category
General SC/ST/PWBD/OBC
English Language 11.25 7.50
Data Analysis & Interpretation 4.50 2.25
Reasoning Ability 10.25 7.50
General Awareness 8 5
Descriptive Paper (English) 10 8.75

IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2018

The third stage of the IBPS PO exam is the Interview level. The marks scored in the mains and Interview phase of the examination are calculated to get the final list of selected candidates.

Given below is the final category-wise cut off for the IBPS PO exam 2018:

IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2018 (out of 100)
Category Maximum Marks Minimum Marks
General 63.91 43.87
SC 55.3 35.78
ST 47.33 31.6
OBC 53.02 40.29
HI 34.69 25.16
VI 56.11 42.06
OC 50.69 31.36
ID 43.69 20.36

A Reserved list cut off was also released by IBPS for the IBPS PO final selection. Aspirants can check the IBPS PO reserve cut off given below:

Category SC ST OBC General HI OC VI ID
Minimum Marks 35.38 31.05 39.91 43.42 NA 30.42 40.71 NA

Candidates can check the IBPS PO result at the linked article, once released.

IBPS PO Cut Off 2017

The IBPS PO cut off 2017 has been given for the candidate’s to analyse the trend change in the IBPS PO cut off over the past few years. Also, it will help candidates willing to appear for the 2020 recruitment to estimate the graph of increase or decrease in the cut off for the PO exam conducted by IBPS. 

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2017

Given below is the overall IBPS PO prelims cut off for the year 2017:

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2017
Category IBPS PO Cut Off (Out Of 100)
General 42.75
SC 36
ST 28.50
OBC 42.25
HI 15.75
VI 23.25
OC 28.75
ID 17.75

Given below is the section-wise IBPS PO cut off 2017:

IBPS PO Section-wise Cut Off 2017 (Prelims)
Subjects Category
General SC/ST/PWBD/OBC
English Language 5 2.75
Quantitative Aptitude 7.75 4.75
Reasoning Ability 10 6.75

Candidates awaiting the IBPS PO notification 2020 can visit the linked article for more details regarding the Probationary Officer exam.

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IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2017

Given below is the IBPS PO cut off 2017 for the mains examination.

IBPS PO Mains Cut Off 2017
Category IBPS PO Cut Off (Out Of 225)
General 82
SC 62.50
ST 42.25
OBC 75.63
HI 47.75
VI 77.87
OC 59.63
ID 55

The table below gives the IBPS PO Mains section-wise cut off 2017:

IBPS PO Section-wise Cut Off 2017 (Mains)
Subjects Category
General SC/ST/PWBD/OBC
English Language 5.75 3.25
Data Analysis & Interpretation 14 10.75
Reasoning Ability 10.25 7.50
General Awareness 11.25 8.25
Descriptive Paper (English) 10 8.75

IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2017

The final IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2017 has been given below:

IBPS PO Final Cut Off 2017 (out of 100)
Category Maximum Marks Minimum Marks
General 65.58 47.04
SC 53.20 38.56
ST 54.74 33.73
OBC 57.18 43.02
HI 45.42 25.07
VI 74.14 45.88
OC 51.11 38.53
ID 44.38 28.87

This IBPS PO cut off from previous years shall help candidates analyse the trend change that has been observed over the past few years in terms of cut off released for the exam conducted for the post of Probationary Officers.

Aspirants who are looking forward to applying for the upcoming IBPS PO recruitment can carefully go through the IBPS cut off released by the conducting body and prepare themselves accordingly.

For any further information regarding the IBPS PO 2020 cut off, study material or the recruitment process, candidates can refer to BYJU’S.

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Frequently Asked Questions on IBPS PO Cut Off

Q 1. On what basis are candidates allotted Banks under IBPS PO recruitment?

Ans. Various Banks participate in the IBPS PO recruitment every year. The final allotment of candidates is however based on the marks scored by candidates and their preference while filling in the application form.

Q 2. If a candidate has just scored the minimum cut off marks in an Interview, what are the chances for him to qualify the exam?

Ans. If a candidate has scored only passing cut off marks in the mains exam, his/her final selection will depend on the marks scored in the Interview.

Q 3. Which factors are responsible for calculating the IBPS PO cut off?

Ans. The factors responsible for calculating the IBPS PO cut off are as follows:

    • Number of candidates
    • Level of Examination
    • Number of vacancies

It has been noted that the IBPS PO prelims cut off has seen increase and the mains cut off has decreased over the years.

Q 4. Is there a sectional cut off in the IBPS PO exam?

Ans. Yes, IBPS PO cut is declared both section-wise and overall. Candidates need to qualify the IBPS PO sectional cut off to qualify the exam.

Q 5. What is the selection process for the IBPS PO exam?

Ans. The IBPS PO exam is conducted in three stages:

Candidates can check the detailed IBPS PO exam pattern at the linked article.

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