EPFO SSA Cut Off 2019: Check Prelims Cut-Off For All Regions

EPFO SSA Cut Off 2019 For Preliminary Exam

Dear Aspirants,

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) released a total of 2189 Vacancies in various regions across India for the post of Social Security Assistant. We have already given the details regarding the EPFO SSA notification, the Salary & Job Profile and the exam analysis for the EPFO SSA exam held on 31st August 2019. The one question that may be in your mind is: What is the cut off for EPFO SSA prelims exam 2019? What was the EPFO SSA previous year Cut off? We have all the answers to your question. This post will give you an insight into the EPFO SSA cut off 2019 for the preliminary examination. Check out below:

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EPFO SSA Cut Off 2019: State Wise

EPFO SSA cut off 2019 for various regions is given below. The cut-off for EPFO SSA Prelims is region wise.  Here is the cut off for EPFO SSA Preliminary exam 2019.

EPFO SSA Cut Off 2019: Subject Wise

The subject wise cut off for EPFO SSA preliminary exam is given in the below table. It shows the minimum cut off marks required in the 3 subjects.

S.NO Name of the Test Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying marks
Minimum Qualifying marks
for UR/EWS
1 English Language 30 10.50 12
2 Reasoning Ability 35 12.25 14
3 Numerical Aptitude 35 12.25 14


EPFO SSA Exam Analysis 2019

The EPFO SSA preliminary examination was held on 31st August 2019 and we provided the detailed exam analysis for the same. Click on the below link to check the EPFO SSA exam analysis.

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EPFO SSA 2019: Changes in the exam pattern

The EPFO SSA notification was previously released in 2011-2012 for a total of 1974 Vacancies. It’s been almost 7 years that this drive was last conducted. Hence, the exam pattern was totally different from now. Only one written examination was held after which the candidates were qualified for the skill test. The exam pattern of EPFO SSA 2012 was as follows:

S.NO Name of Test Number of Questions Maximum Marks
1. Test of Reasoning 50 100
2. Test of English Language 50 0**
3. Test of Numerical Ability 50 100
4 Test of Office Work
50 75
200 275


*** Test of English is only qualifying and marks obtained has not been reckoned for merit ranking.


  • The number of questions answered correctly by a candidate in each Objective Test is considered for arriving at the Corrected Score after applying a penalty for wrong answers.
  • Negative marking of 1/4th

EPFO Social Security Assistant | Salary & Job Profile

EPFO SSA 2019: Previous Year Cut-off Marks

The EPFO SSA written examination was last held on 13th May 2012. It consists of 4 sections out of which marks of the English language were not reckoned for final merit. The overall cut off for the written exam was not mentioned and the final merit was only released after the skill test. Below is the EPFO SSA Previous year cut off for the written examination.

S.NO Name of Test SC/ST/OBC/EXS/PH/
Cut off marks of
1. Test of Reasoning 10 17
2. Test of English Language 9 15
3. Test of Numerical Ability 11 18
4 Test of Office Work
22 28
No Overall Cut off Mentioned as per the official notice

EPFO SSA 2019: Conclusion

It can be seen that the EPFO SSA Recruitment notification 2019 is a great opportunity that comes rarely. From the EPFO SSA Previous year cut off, it can be concluded that EPFO has changed the exam pattern completely and the expected cut off for this year will be difficult to predict. Candidates should work hard and prepare for EPFO SSA exam as per the latest pattern. Stay tuned with sscadda for all the related information of EPFO SSA Recruitment.

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