CAPF (AC) Previous Year Cutoff Marks

By Vivek Chauhan|Updated : May 11th, 2022

CAPF (ACs) exam is conducted by the UPSC for Grade- A gazetted post in Central Armed Police Forces. Knowledge of previous year UPSC CAPF AC cut off marks is important for the aspirants who are preparing for the exam. 

Candidates failing to acquire the minimum cut-off for the CAPF AC exam will not be shortlisted for the recruitment process. Thus, to crack the CAPF Assistant Commandant cut off go through the previous year cut off to set a target respectively.

Thus, a fair idea of the cutoff marks of the CAPF exam will help candidates to know the minimum number of questions that they must attempt in the written exam of CAPF (AC). Here we have shared the CAPF previous year cutoff marks as well as the subject-wise cutoff for the years 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, and 2014.

 

Factors Determining UPSC CAPF Cut Off

There are numerous factors that determine the cut off and hence it witnesses an altered trend. The CAPF AC cutoff 2022 marks are determined by the officials of the Union Public Service Commission on the basis of the following factors:

  • The difficulty level of the exam
  • Number of seats available
  • A number of applicants, etc.

How to Check CAPF AC Cut Off?

The candidates must be conversant with all the steps of the CAPF AC cut off to check their performance and analyze whether they will be able to proceed to the next level of the selection process or not. 

  • Visit the official website of CAPF.
  • At the homepage, click on the link to CAPF cutoff.
  • Enter your registration details.
  • Enter captcha.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Your CAPF marks along with the cutoff will appear on the screen.

UPSC CAPF Cut Off 2020

Analyze the cut off released in 2020 to gain insights into the range of the cut off and the trends witnessed these days. It is essential for the candidates to have a safe target score and draft a strategy accordingly to crack all the stages of the selection process. The cut off for Tier 1, Tier 2, and final selection for CAPF AC 2020 exam is given in the following table.

Category

Paper I (out of 250)

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

117.34

205*

 325

EWS

110.00

197*

305

OBC

117.34

205*

 319

SC

101.34

186*

297

ST

99.34

181*

 293

Ex-Servicemen

25.34

59#

 259

UPSC CAPF Cut Off 2019

Get the details of the category-wise cut off released in 2019 and observe the changes introduced in subsequent years. The cut off for paper1, paper 2 and the final selection for CAPF AC 2019 exam is given in the following table.  

Category

Paper I

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

90-105

160-175

276-291

OBC

90-102

160-175

276-291

SC

70-90

140-160

246-266

ST

65-85

135-155

245-265

Ex-Servicemen

24-45

65-85

165-185

UPSC CAPF Cut Off 2018

CAPF AC cut off are detrimental in determining the chances of the candidates getting selected. It is essential for them to meet the cut off to proceed to the next level of selection process. The candidates must be acquainted with the range of cut off of each section and phase. The CAPF AC cut off 2018 have been laid here in the table. 

Category

Paper I

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

95.04

166

282

OBC

93.66

163

281

SC

78.51

142

255

ST

76.45

136

251

Ex- Servicemen

25.48

58

169

UPSC CAPF 2017 Cut Off

The candidates need to prepare well and perform exceptionally well to be able to meet the cut off at every stage. We have presented the detailed cut off of 2016 for your reference. Mark the cut off released by the official authorities in 2017 on the official portal.

Category

Paper I

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

123.65

206

316

OBC

123.65

206

316

SC

111.55

189

295

ST

109.54

189

299

Ex- Servicemen

38.31

84

183

UPSC CAPF 2016 Cut Off

Take a look at the table schematized herewith illustrating the CAPF AC cut off released in 2016. The candidates must analyze the difficulty level through the cut off and formulate an effective strategy. You can gauge the alterations introduced in the cut off in subsequent years. 

Category

Paper I

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

114

188

290

OBC

113

187

288

SC

97

167

266

ST

97

166

261

Ex- Servicemen

38

80

163

UPSC CAPF 2015 Cut Off

Get the detailed knowledge of the CAPF AC cut off and take a look at the cut off released in 2015. This will assist you in analyzing the range of the cut off and calculated estimate the cut off to be released this year. You can keep a safe target score and keep in consideration while attempting the exam. Move through the illustrated table presenting the 2015 cut off of all the stages of the selection process.   

Category

Paper I

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

111

172

275

OBC

110

170

270

SC

95

153

251

ST

95

149

245

Ex- Servicemen

38

68

204

UPSC CAPF 2014 Cut Off

The cut off for paper 1, paper 2, and the final selection for CAPF AC 2014 exam is presented in the table. Get conversant with the range and observe the trend to be able to calculate estimate the cut off to be released this year and plan your preparations accordingly. The cut off for Tier 1, Tier 2, and Final selection for CAPF AC 2014 exam is given in the following table. 

Category

Paper I

Paper I + Paper II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

115

190

294

OBC

114

190

296

SC

101

180

253

ST

101

174

262

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