UPSC EPFO Cut Off 2022: Previous Year EO/AO Cutoff Marks

UPSC EPFO Cut Off 2022: Previous Year EO/AO Cutoff Marks

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Jan 13, 2022
Union Public Service Commission has released the EPFO Enforcement Officer/Accounts official notification for a total of 421 vacancies. UPSC EPFO 2021 is a central service Group ‘B’, Non-Ministerial post. Check the UPSC EPFO Enforcement Officer/Accounts notification 2020 PDF, exam dates, apply online link, total vacancy, eligibility criteria, and more.
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UPSC EPFO Cut Off Marks 2022

UPSC EPFO Cutoff marks are decided by the Union Public Service Commission after the commencement of the written. The cutoff is the minimum marks that needed to be obtained by the candidates in order to qualify for the interview rounds. EPFO Cutoff is determined by the Union Public Service Commission depending on various factors like difficulty level, the number of candidates appearing, previous year cutoff trends, diversity of the candidates, and various other factors.

Check out all the details related to UPSC EPFO Cutoff 2022 along with other details related to the recruitment process. Union Public Service Commission conducts the written test for the recruitment of the post of Enforcement Officer in which candidates need to secure more marks than EPFO cutoff in order to be considered for the further UPSC Selection Process. Read the article further to know more about UPSC EPFO Cutoff.

UPSC EPFO Previous Year's Cut Off 2017

In 2017, the Recruitment Test of UPSC EPFO Enforcement Officer/Account Officer was conducted for 257 posts. These posts were filled for Officers working in the Employees Provident Fund Organization under the Ministry of Labor and Employment.

The UPSC EPFO cut-off 2017 for the previous year's paper can be downloaded below. Let us have a glance at the cut-off for the Recruitment Test held on 26.02.2017.

UPSC EPFO Cut Off 2017 PDF Download

Important Highlights

  • The total number of candidates who appeared in the EPFO Recruitment Test were 1, 46,004.
  • The total number of marks for the written examination was 100.
  • The total Marks of the Interview were 100.
  • The weightage of written marks and interview in the result was 50:50.

UPSC EPFO Category-wise Cut Off 2017

The minimum level of suitability of marks in the Recruitment Test

Category

UR

OBC

SC

ST

PH (OH)

PH (HI)

Recruitment Test

49.50

44.50

42.50

43.50

30.00

33.00

Interview

50

45

40

40

-

-

Final Selection

110.83

103.78

102.23

103.06

88.11

93.61

UPSC EPFO 2017 Topper Marks

Check the highest marks obtained by candidates in different categories

Category

UR

OBC

SC

ST

PH(OH)

PH(HI)

Highest Marks

132.78

127.78

120.56

118.61

118.28

103.28

Total Candidates Appeared for UPSC EPFO 2017

Check the total number of aspirants who appeared for the EPFO exam 2017 category-wise below. Also, check the number of candidates who were finally selected for the post. 

The total number of candidates appeared category-wise

Category

General

OBC

SC

ST

Total

No. of Candidates

59,155

53, 300

27,533

6,016

1,46,004

Total number of candidates finally selected in different categories

Category

UR

OBC

SC

ST

Total

No. of Candidates

108*

Including 12(PH-OH) &

02 (PH-HI)

110

Including 07 (PH-OH)

32

07

257

*26 OBC, 1 ST, and 2 SC candidates have been recommended against UR vacancies

Factors Affecting UPSC EPFO Cut Off Marks

UPSC EPFO Cut-offs are the minimum qualifying marks that candidates must achieve in order to advance to the next round of the recruiting process, as determined by the governing authority. You will not be able to advance in the recruitment process if you do not meet the cutoff marks.

You can have a look at some of the significant factors that influence the final cutoffs.

  • The number of vacancies available for the position is the first aspect that plays a significant impact in determining the official cutoffs.
  • When determining the cutoffs, the overall number of candidates taking the exam is also taken into account. This ratio is very important in determining the qualifying marks.
  • The official cut-off stats are heavily influenced by the difficulty level of the exam during the recruitment stage.
  • The previous year's cut-off trends are also considered while determining the ultimate cut-off marks.

UPSC EPFO Expected Cutoff

Candidates preparing for the exam can have a look at the expected UPSC EPFO cutoff 2022 which can be helpful for them as a motivating factor in their EPFO preparation or have an idea how much they needed to score in order to qualify for the interview rounds:

Category

Expected Cutoff Marks

General

180-190

OBC

170-175

SC

155-160

ST

150-155

EWS

175-180

 

UPSC EPFO Cut Off FAQs

  • The cutoff for EPFO Written test will be declared along with the result on the official website of UPSC. Candidates need to secure more marks than cutoff in order to qualify further in UPSC Selection Process.

  • The expected cutoff marks for EPFO 2022 can be between 170-190 for the general category candidates. For the reserved category candidates, the cutoff marks can be as less than 150 marks.

  • The cutoff for UPSC EPFO 2017 are listed below:

    Category

    UR

    OBC

    SC

    ST

    PH (OH)

    PH (HI)

    Recruitment Test

    49.50

    44.50

    42.50

    43.50

    30.00

    33.00

    Interview

    50

    45

    40

    40

    -

    -

    Final Selection

    110.83

    103.78

    102.23

    103.06

    88.11

    93.61

  • The cutoff is based on the following factors:

    • The number of candidates appearing in the UPSC EPFO written test.
    • The difficulty level of the EPFO exam.
    • Previous year's EPFO cutoff trends.

Regulatory Bodies

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