cds cutoff

What is CDS Cutoff?

cds online coaching CDS Cutoff plays the important role in clearing the cds written exam & ssb interview. Final selection also shows us the minimum cds cutoff & maximum cds cutoff. So this becomes important to know & discuss abot the cds cut-off. Here we are mentioning cds cutoff of last 5 years exams. Candidates appearing for CDS 2020 can check expected and previous years’ cds cutoff.

CDS cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to secure to qualify the exam and become eligible for next round of selection process i.e. Services Selection Board (SSB). A final merit list is prepared on the basis of total marks secured by candidates in written exam and SSB Tests.

The CDS written exam cut off and final cut off for all courses is decided and released by UPSC after two months of final result. As per analysis of CDS last year cut off candidates have to score minimum 20% in each subject in written exam to be eligible for CDS 2019.

The candidates, who will secure minimum qualifying marks as per the CDS cutoff 2020, will be considered for admission to Indian Military Academy (IMA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), Air Force Academy (AFA) and Officers’ Training Academy (OTA). The final selection will be done on the basis of merit and preference subject to medical fitness and number of vacancies available under CDS 2020 recruitment.

Year Wise CDS Cutoff

CDS II 2018 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 80
2 OTA (Men) 80
3 IMA 116
4 INA 102
5 AFA 131

CDS I 2018 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 69
2 OTA (Men) 69
3 IMA 118
4 INA 98
5 AFA 138

CDS II 2017 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 86
2 OTA (Men) 86
3 IMA 120
4 INA 111
5 AFA 135

CDS I 2017 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 90
2 OTA (Men) 90
3 IMA 105
4 INA 100
5 AFA 120

CDS II 2016 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 72
2 OTA (Men) 72
3 IMA 105
4 INA 90
5 AFA 135

CDS I 2016 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 68
2 OTA (Men) 68
3 IMA 72
4 INA 63
5 AFA 123

CDS II 2015 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 84
2 OTA (Men) 84
3 IMA 105
4 INA 99
5 AFA 138

CDS I 2015 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 86
2 OTA (Men) 86
3 IMA 102
4 INA 99
5 AFA 129

CDS II 2014 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 86
2 OTA (Men) 86
3 IMA 99
4 INA 93
5 AFA 129

CDS I 2014 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 78
2 OTA (Men) 78
3 IMA 99
4 INA 99
5 AFA 129

CDS II 2013 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 76
2 OTA (Men) 76
3 IMA 111
4 INA 111
5 AFA 135

CDS I 2013 Written Test Cutoff

S.No Academy Cut Off
1 OTA (Women) 72
2 OTA (Men) 72
3 IMA 102
4 INA 75
5 AFA 129