SSC CPO 2024 Cut Off: Paper 1, Paper 2 & PET/PST Cutoffs Here

SSC Central Police Organisation (SI/ASI) 2024 ( SSC CPO )

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SSC CPO Cut Off 2024: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) releases SSC CPO cut off for Paper 1, Paper 2, PET/PST and final selection. The cut off is released along with the result. The cut off is released in PDF form and based on it candidates are shortlisted for different stages of exam.

The cut off marks of SSC CPO are the minimum required marks that the candidates need to score in order to qualify for each stage of the recruitment. The minimum qualifying marks prescribed for SSC CPO Paper 1 and Paper 2 for UR is 30 per cent, for OBC/EWS it is 25 per cent and for all the other categories it is 20 per cent. Candidates can go through this article on SSC CPO Cut Off 2024 and previous years' cut off marks.

Also Read: SSC CPO dates 2024

Q:   How is SSC CPO cut off calculated?

A:

The cut off is calculated based on the following factors:

• The number of candidates who appeared in the exam
• Exam difficulty level
• Category-wise number of vacancies

Q:   What is SSC CPO minimum qualifying marks?

A:

The minimum qualifying marks prescribed for Paper 1 and 2 are given below.

CategoryQualifying marks (In Per Cent)

UR

30

OBC/EWS

25

All other categories

20

Q:   What is normalisation of SSC CPO marks?

A:

The normalisation of SSC CPO marks is done since the exam is conducted in multiple shifts in order to take into account any variation in the difficulty levels of question papers across different shifts. Calculation of marks is done up to five decimal places.

Q:   How SSC CPO marks calculated?

A:

SSC CPO scores of candidates are calculated in the following way:

• For each correct answer, candidates scored one mark
• For the wrong answer, 0.25 marks were deducted as a penalty
• The score of candidates was calculated based on the number of correct and incorrect responses
• The normalisation process was followed to calculate the scores

How to Check SSC CPO Cut off?

The steps to check SSC CPO cut off marks are given below.

• Visit the official website of SSC
• Click the tab ‘CAPF’
• Click the 'Write Up' link
• The cut off PDF opens
• Check the category-wise SSC CPO cut off marks

SSC CPO 2023 Cut off

SSC CPO 2023 final cut off was announced. The final cut off was announced in PDF form for different categories.

Check here SSC CPO final cut off

Q:   How is SSC CPO Paper 1 cut off calculated?

A:

The SSC CPO Tier 1 comprises four sections: English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, General Intelligence, General Awareness. The test paper according to SSC CPO exam pattern comprised a total of 200 objective-type questions. Each section is comprised of 50 questions. The total marks allotted to the test are 200.

Q:   How is SSC CPO Paper 2 cut off calculated?

A:

Only those candidates who qualify in PET/ PST are allowed to appear in the Paper 2 Examination. Candidates need to secure the qualifying cut off in Paper 2 to get shortlisted for final selection. SSC CPO Paper 2 Cut off is calculated based on the Paper 1 and 2 marks.

Q:   How SSC CPO marks calculated?

A:

SSC CPO scores of candidates are calculated in the following way:

• For each correct answer, candidates scored one mark
• For the wrong answer, 0.25 marks were deducted as a penalty
• The score of candidates was calculated based on the number of correct and incorrect responses
• The normalisation process was followed to calculate the scores

Q:   How is SSC CPO cut off for PET/PST calculated?

A:

Only those candidates who qualify in PET/ PST are allowed to appear in the Paper 2 Examination. Candidates need to secure the qualifying cut off in Paper 2 to get shortlisted for final selection. SSC CPO Paper 2 Cut off is calculated based on the Paper 1 and 2 marks.

SSC CPO 2024 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of SSC CPO 2024 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

27 Dec '22

SSC CPO Paper 1 result 2022

16 Nov '22

22 Jul '22 -

12 Aug '22

SSC CPO scorecard 2020

SSC CPO Previous Year Cut Off

There are different stages in the SSC CPO exam-Paper 1, PST/PET, Paper 2 and Medical round. Appearing and qualifying in all these stages by securing the SSC CPO cut off marks is compulsory to get recruited. SSC CPO previous year cut off marks will be helpful for candidates who are preparing for upcoming SSC CPO exams. Go through the SSC CPO Previous Year Cut Off for the years 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014.

SSC CPO 2020 Cut Off for Female Candidates

The category-wise SSC CPO cutoff marks for female candidates are given below.

Category SSC CPO Paper-I cut off marks
UR 118.38628
OBC 113.06972
EWS 87.09124
ST 85.50919
SC 90.37392

SSC CPO 2020 Cut Off for Male Candidates

The category-wise SSC CPO cutoff marks for male candidates are given below.

Category SSC CPO Paper-I cut off marks
UR 114.67434
OBC 107.93953
EWS 76.40961
ST 83.54368
SC 84.31609
ESM 40.00

Check here SSC CPO 2020 Paper-I Cut Off

SSC CPO 2019 Cut off

Female (Open vacancies)

Category  Cut off
SC 75.45
ST 73.59
OBC  97.78
UR  104.12
EWS 91.72

Male (Open vacancies)

Category  Cut off
SC 70.67
ST 74.54
OBC  91.28
UR  101.19
ESM 40.00
EWS 86.95

Male-Departmental Candidates (Delhi Police)

Category  Cut off
SC 70.67
ST 74.54
OBC  91.28
UR  101.19

Male–Specialized Categories of Ex-Servicemen (Delhi Police)

Category  Cut off
SC 65.89
ST 40.00
OBC  83.58
UR  91.02

SSC CPO Paper 1 Cut off (2014 to 2018)

Male Candidates

Category 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

General

85.00

88.25

89.75

117.25

140.08

OBC

70.00

74.00

77.00

102.00

133.36

SC

63.25

68.00

67.75

90.25

111.17

ST

59.25

65.00

67.25

90.00

111.17

Ex-Servicemen

40.00

63.00

30.00

43.00

70.00

Female Candidates

Category 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

General

81.85

83.00

83.50

112.50

137.60

OBC

68.00

70.75

69.50

97.75

127.51

SC

61.00

62.00

60.25

84.75

99.50

ST

54.00

60.00

58.25

81.00

110.31

Ex-Servicemen

30.00

SSC CPO Cutoff 2020 for Paper-II

Category Cut-off Marks (Paper-I + Paper-II) for Female

SC

155.38100

ST

175.78553

OBC

227.47302

EWS

222.26934

UR

279.60209

Category Cut-off Marks (Paper-I + Paper-II) for Male Candidates

SC

129.19381

ST

135.08361

ESM

81.73154

OBC

178.32090

EWS

129.06660

UR

250.45154

Category 2016
Male Female

General

70.00

70.00

OBC

60.00

60.00

SC

50.00

50.00

ST

50.00

50.00

Ex-Servicemen

40.00

SSC CPO Final Cut off 2020

SSC CPO Final Cut off 2020 was made available post-wise and category-wise. The final cut off was calculated based on the marks secured by the last selected candidates.

Post Code Category Code Vacancy Filled Details of Last Selected Candidate
Total Marks Total Marks

A

0

8

8

288.98366

161.00

A

1

12

12

263.80697

155.75

A

2

6

6

257.13744

169.50

A

6^

17

17

303.50261

183.75

A

9

35

35

311.85948

174.25

B

0

1

1

285.34876

163.00

B

1

2

2

254.06465

150.75

B

2

1

1

248.43514

142.50

B

9

5

5

303.84165

166.50

C

9

2

2

311.05993

187.50

D

0

3

3

279.07251

171.50

D

1

5

5

248.81104

139.00

D

2

2

2

256.65794

154.00

D

6

9

9

294.10911

170.00

D

9

13

13

300.07467

170.50

E

0

1

1

283.06436

172.50

E

1

1

1

259.52719

150.25

E

6

1

1

302.04804

180.00

E

9

4

4

306.28164

186.25

SSC CPO Final Cut off 2019

Post Name Final Total Marks
Male (UR) Female (UR)

Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police

323.22840

302.25702

Sub-Inspector in Border Security Force (BSF)

281.41522

275.36593

Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)

302.90394

292.08574

Sub-Inspector in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)

261.32748

268.23365

Sub-Inspector in Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBPF)

298.91990

278.70160

Sub-Inspector in Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

299.96795

283.79223

Check here SSC CPO 2019 rectified result write-up

Check here SSC CPO 2019 final cutoff

SSC CPO 2018 Cut off

List-I: Female (Open vacancies)

Category  Cut off (Paper 1 and 2)
SC 223.26
ST 207.46
OBC  258.38
UR  286.81

List-I: Male (Open vacancies)

Category  Cut off (Paper 1 and 2)
SC 190.02
ST 169.03
OBC  196.50
UR  300.15

List-I: Male Departmental Candidates (Delhi Police)

Category  Cut off (Paper 1 and 2)
SC 166.85
ST 180.77
OBC  246.37
UR  278.74

List-IV: Male Specialized Categories of Ex-Servicemen (Delhi Police)

Category  Cut off (Paper 1 and 2)
SC 105.24
ST -
OBC  146.79
UR  240.01

Check here SSC CPO 2018 final cutoff

SSC CPO Final Cut Off 2017-18  (Paper-I + Paper-II)

For Male Candidates

SC ST OBC Ex.S UR Total

Cut off marks in Paper-I + Paper-II

217.50

230.00

271.75

204.00

293.50

Number of Candidates

646

343

1260

572^

2887*

5708

For Female Candidates

SC ST OBC UR Total

Cut off marks in Paper-I + Paper-II

161.00

140.50

192.00

264.75

Number of Candidates

80

48

208

616*

952

SSC CPO Final Cut off 2016-Posts wise

Posts

Category

Male

Female

SI in Delhi Police

General

287.25

260.75

OBC

282.25

247.25

SC

281

218.75

ST

247.25

191

SI in BSF Border Security Forces

General

234.75

225

OBC

222.50

206.75

SC

153.75

169.50

ST

183

182

SI in Central Industrial Security Forces

General

256

235

OBC

237.75

220.50

SC

193

182.25

ST

197.25

183

SI in Central Reserve Police Force

General

233.25

OBC

222.25

SC

163

ST

187.25

SI in Indo – Tibetan Border Police

General

259.25

OBC

236.25

SC

184.75

ST

SI in Sashastra Seema Bal

General

252

231

OBC

234.75

213.50

SC

185

172.50

ST

194

178.75

ASI in Sashastra Seema Bal

General

226

212.25

OBC

214.50

198.75

SC

144.75

156

ST

173

171.50

Read More: SSC CPO 2022 result

Q:   What is SSC CPO expected cut off 2024?

A:

The expected cut off for SSC CPO exam is given below.

 Category SC ST OBC EWS UR Male 100-105 85-95 115-125 120-125 120-125 Female 80-85 80-90 100-105 110-115 110-120

Q:   How is SSC CPO final selection cut off calculated?

A:

The final cut off is prepared based on Paper 1 and 2. The final cut off is calculated out of 400 marks. Based on the final cut off, candidates are offered a letter of appointment. All shortlisted candidates need to undergo a medical examination and document verification before final posting. The final cut off is announced after document verification.

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The promotion of candidates depends on the internal promotional exams or performance in the working period. The promotional policy of SSC CPO is given below:

• Assistant Sub Inspector
• Sub Inspector
• Inspector
• Assistant Commissioner of Police
• Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police
• Deputy Commissioner of Pol

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The roles and responsibilities of SSC CPO are given below:

• Candidates are responsible for protecting the borders of the country.
• Maintaining security for people living in border areas
• Anti-infiltration duties
• Preventing criminal activities
• Managing the general election in the country

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Contributor-Level 10

The salary of SSC CPO after five years is given below:

• Basic Salary: Starts at INR 35,400 and may increase to approximately INR 45,000-55,000 based on increments.
• House Rent Allowance (HRA): Varies depending on the city category and likely increases with basic pay and city category adjustments.
• Dearnes

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Under SSC CPO recruitment, the posts that are offered to candidates are given below:

• Delhi Police Sub-Inspector
• Border Security Force (BSF) Sub-Inspector
• Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) Sub-Inspector
• Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Sub-Inspector
• Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBPF) Sub-I

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Contributor-Level 10

The table below give SSC CPO salary for Sub Inspector based on the job location:

Basic salary/ AllowancesCity X (urban cities)City Y City Z (rural areas)

Basic Pay

INR 35,400

INR 35,400

INR 35,400

HRA

INR 8,496

INR 5,664

INR 2,832

TA

INR 3,600

INR 1,800

INR 1,800

Gross Salary

INR 47,496

INR 42,864

INR 40,032

Deductions

INR 6,265

INR 6,265

INR 6,265

SSC CPO salary (in-hand)

INR 41,321

INR 36,600

INR 33,767

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Contributor-Level 10

The in-hand salary of SSC CPO is the one which employees get after deducting the taxes and allowances. The in-hand salary of SSC CPO is given below.

 Parameters Amount Basic SSC CPO Salary INR 35,400 House Rent Allowances (HRA) INR 8946 Travelling Allowances (TA) INR 3600 Dearness Allowances on TA Nil Gross Salary INR 47496 NPS INR 3540 CGHS 225 CGEGIS 2500 Deductions INR 6265 SSC CPO in-hand salary Rs 41,231

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Contributor-Level 10

The salary structure of SSC CPO is given below.

 Post Group Grade Pay Pay Level In-hand Salary Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted INR 4200 Level 6 INR 35,400 to 1,12,400 Sub-Inspector in CAPF Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted and Non-Ministerial INR 4200 Level 6 INR 35,400 to 1,12,400

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Contributor-Level 10

Some of the important points related to SSC CPO admit card are given below:

• If any candidate does not find the SSC CPO online admit card details on the website of the Commission. He must immedia

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At times due to the heavy load at the server, SSC CPO admit card page takes time to load. In such a case, candidates are advised to keep patience and try downloading the admit card within an interval of 5 minutes. In case SSC does not release the admit card, they should contact the regional offices

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Contributor-Level 10

The SSC CPO admit card is released online by the commission and contains important information related to the exam. The important details that the SSC CPO call letter includes:

• Name and year of the exam
• Candidate’s Roll Number
• SSC CPO exam date
• Reporting time for CPO exam
• Candidate details
• SSC CPO exam ve

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