INET 2023 Cut-Off

The INET test is one of the most coveted exams for entry into the Indian Navy. The Indian Navy administers the INET test twice a year. Candidates will be qualified for various positions in the Indian Navy based on their rank/score. 

Candidates who want to appear for the INET Exam  must be familiar with the INET Cut off Marks. Cut off marks are the minimum qualifying scores necessary to be shortlisted for the next step of the selection process. Candidates who pass the INET Written Exam 2023 are eligible for the subsequent stage of selection, known as the Services Selection Board or SSB. The examination authority will publish distinct cutoff marks for each post and section.

Read on to learn about the cut off marks 2023, which provide an estimate of the likely marks-range for the candidates. Candidates can go through the INET Syllabus, before starting preparation for the exam.

For the preparation strategy for competitive exams candidates can visit the linked article and get detailed study material and preparation tips to excel in the examination.

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What are the factors influencing the INET Cut-Off Marks?

The cut-off marks are announced after the first phase for the exam is over. The top scorers will be invited to the SSB round in their respective centres. Candidates for the pilot position will only be invited for an SSB in Bangalore. For other positions, the SSB will be held in any of the following states: Bangalore/ Bhopal/ Coimbatore/ Visakhapatnam/ Kolkata. The following factors determine the cut-off marks:

  • Exam difficulty: The greater the difficulty level of the examination, the lower the cutoff and vice versa.
  • Higher number of vacanciess: The higher the number of posts, the lower the cutoff.
  • Number of Candidates: As the number of applicants increases, so does the cut off, and vice versa.

Note- The official INET 2022 Notification for the year 2022 will be released soon, on the official website of the Indian Navy. The cut-off for INET 2022 will be updated after the exam is over.

Previous Years Cut-Off Marks List

The Cut Off Scores for the INET Written Exam 2019 which was successfully held previously are included in the table below. Candidates may see the specific cut off marks for the various vacancies mentioned in the notification. In the table below, you may find specific information on the official bit of markings:

Branch Cut Off Marks for SSB
ATC 206
Education (EDU) 155
GS (X) 158
GS Engineering 162
Logistics (LOG) 178
NAIC 168
Observer (OBS) 175
PILOT (MR) 225
PILOT (Other than MR) 197

Sectional Cut-Off for INET 2019

Candidates for the INET sectional cut-off can view the cut-off marks for each section that must be obtained in order to advance to the next round:

INET Cutoff Section-Wise
Section Cut off marks
Reasoning and Numerical Ability >=15 Marks
General Science and Maths >=10 Marks
General Knowledge >=10 Marks
English >=15 Marks
Total Cut off >=80 Marks

Cut- Off Marks for 2020

The Indian Navy was unable to administer the INET 2020 written exam because of the Covid-19 pamdemic. The Indian Navy issued a notice for direct entrance, with candidates being shortlisted for the SSB interview based on their graduation marks. The cut-off list is given below:

Entry Cut Off
SSC Edu Mech 80.84
SSC GS Engineering 79.92
SSC GS(X) 77.92
SSC Hydro 84.03
SSC LOG Male 77.88
SSC NAIC 82.47
SSC OBS 77.58
SSC PILOT Male 81.91

For more updates on Indian Navy Recruitment, candidates can follow the linked article.

If you are preparing for INET 2022, follow the given links-

INET 2022 Eligibility

INET 2022 Exam Centres

INET 2022 Exam Dates

INET 2022 Books

Online Quiz 2023

Procedure to Download Cut-Off Marks for INET 2022

The following are the steps to check the INET cut off marks:

  1. Visit the official website of Indian Navy at
  2. Navigate to the login section at the top of the home page.
  3. Candidates must provide their email address and password, to login.
  4. Cut-Off list appears on the screen.
  5. Download and save the cutoff list.

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Frequently Asked Questions about INET 2023 Cut-Off Marks


Who prepares the cut-off marks for INET?

The board of the Indian Navy prepares the cut-off marks for INET.

On what grounds are the cut-off marks determined?

The cut-off points are determined by a number of criteria. The elements are discussed in the preceding article.

What was the INET cut-off for the Pilot (MR) position?

In 2019, the INET cutoff for the Pilot (MR) position was 225.

In 2019, what were the INET sectional cutoff marks?

In 2019, the INET sectional cutoff values for English, Reasoning, and Numerical Ability were 15 points. General Science, Math, and General Knowledge had cutoffs of 10.

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