You need to get at least 60% marks to qualify in CTET exam. You can find here complete CTET cut off for previous year and expected in CTET 2017 exam.

One thing that separates the selected candidates from others is the cut off marks. As a candidate, you are required to clear the basis cut off in order to qualify to the next round. In other words, cut off marks is the minimum score which a candidate must score in the CTET Exam to pass on to the next level.

The CTET exam 2017 will be held in the month of February 2017. The expectation date for releasing CTET cut off 2017 in the month of February 2017.

The 11th Edition of CTET Exam 2017 will have a cut off which is expected to be closer than the previous year. So, before we actually take a rough estimate of the cut off, let’s take a look at the previous year’s cut off:

Previous Year’s cut-off

Candidate’s Category Cut off Marks
ST 72
SC 72
OBC 78
General 80

Based on the cut off given above, it can be considered that there is a very small difference between the cut off marks of the candidates belonging to different categories. However, it should be looked upon that the lowest cut offs have been reserved for people belonging to SC and ST, whereas OBC reserved the second lowest score. General category candidates are required to maintain a score at 80 or above.

Based on the above results the cut off marks for CTET Exam 2017 would be close to the figures given below:

CTET Expected Cut Off 2017

Candidate’s Category Cut off Marks
ST 80
SC 80
OBC                                            85
General 87

How is the cut-off determined for CTET 2017?

Determination of cut-off marks taking into account numerous factors. Two core aspects of cut off marks are: number of candidates who have appeared for the exam and the level of paper. Both the factors are inversely proportional to the cut off mark. If the number of candidates appearing for the exam is greater, then the cut off will be higher and similarly, if the paper is easy then also the cut off will be higher.

The exact way of determining the cut off is difficult to ascertain as it is fixed by a group of highly qualified professionals who have extensive knowledge in conducting examination. Their process of determining the cut off also takes into account the requirement of candidates, reservations quotas and other ancillary factors.

The CTET Exam 2017 will be hosted twice in 2017. The 9th Edition has already taken place in the month of February 2016 and the 10th Edition is due on 18 September 2016. For the exam hosted in September, the cut off marks will be declared somewhere around October. For more information on CTET Exam or any of its related activities visit: http://ctet.nic.in/.

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