# CDS 1 2021 Cut Off Marks [Expected] – IMA OTA AFA INA

UPDATE: UPSC has published the official CDS 1 2021 cut-off marks for the written exam and total marks scored by the last recommended candidates. This time OTA has the highest cut-off marks in CDS 1 2021 as per the previous exams AFA was highest. For AFA cut-off is 158 marks i.e. 52.66%, IMA has 145 marks i.e. 48.33%, INA has 136 marks i.e. 45.33%, OTA (men and women) has 107 marks i.e. 53.5%. The minimum qualifying marks in each subject is 20 marks i.e. 20%.

CDS 1 2021 result will be published by the UPSC in March – April 2021 and successful candidates will be facing the SSB interviews for IMA, OTA, AFA, and INA. CDS 1 2021 cut off will be published by the UPSC later after the final result of CDS 1 2021. In this article, we have brought for you the expected cut-off marks for CDS 1 2021 exam so that you can check your CDS 1 2021 score based on CDS 1 2021 answer key. Let us understand the exam pattern of CDS 1 2021 before we talk about the marks you need to score to clear the CDS 1 2021 Exam.

CDS 1 2021 Cut Off Marks [Official]

Let us understand the marking system of CDS 1 2021 exam before we talk about the marks you need to score to clear the CDS Exam.

For OTA (Officer Training Academy), there is no mathematics.

CDS 1 2021 Cut Off Marks [Expected]

CDS 1 2019 Cut Off Marks [Official]

CDS 2 2018 Cut Off Marks [Official]

CDS 1 2018 Cut Off Marks [Official]

CDS 2 2017 Cut Off Marks: The cutoff of CDS 2 2017 exam has not been released by UPSC yet. Aspirants who appeared for CDS 2 2017 written exam can check the expected cut off below:

CDS 1 2017 Cut Off Marks: The cutoff of CDS 1 2017 exam has not been released by UPSC yet. Aspirants who appeared for CDS 1 2017 written exam can check the expected cut off below:

CDS 2 2016 Cutoff Official: These are the official cut off marks of CDS 2 2016 exam published by UPSC

Now Look at how many aspirants applied for CDS 2016 and 2017 and cleared it based on the official data

CDS 1 2016

• Number of candidates applied: 2,50,000+
• Roll number of last written qualified candidate: 0239701
• Total number of candidates cleared CDS 1 2016 written exam: 8411
• Total number of candidates cleared SSB interview:  325
• IMA: 92
• INA: 31
• AFA: 3
• OTA: (153 Men + 46 Women)

CDS 2 2016

• Number of candidates applied: 2,80,000+
• Roll number of last written qualified candidate: 0279910
• Total number of candidates cleared CDS 1 2016 written exam: 8563
• Total number of candidates cleared SSB interview:  593
• IMA: 168
• INA: 81
• AFA: 16
• OTA: (258 Men + 70 Women)

CDS 1 2017

• Number of candidates applied: 1,85,000+
• Roll number of last written qualified candidate: 0183972
• Total number of candidates cleared CDS 1 2016 written exam: 8548
• Total number of candidates cleared SSB interview:  300 +
• IMA: 124
• INA: 75
• AFA: 10
• OTA: 181 Male (including IMA candidates) + 51 Female

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