APPSC Group 2 Cut off- Overview, Important Dates, Exam Stages, Cut off’s

Every year, the APPSC (Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission) issues a notification for the recruitment of qualified individuals for Group – 2 positions. The vacancy is released for a number of posts such as Assistant Commercial Tax Officer (A.C.T.O.) in the A.P. Commercial Taxes Subordinate Service, Assistant Labour Officer (A.L.O.) in the A.P. Labour, Employment Subordinate Service, Assistant Development Officers (A.D.O.) in the A.P. Handloom and Textile Department and Deputy Tahsildar in the A.P. Revenue Subordinate Service. The APPSC Group 2 Cut off is released on the official website of the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission. 

The candidates can check the APPSC Group 2 cut-off to know whether they have obtained the minimum marks required to pass each step of the selection process. There will be a separate cut-off for prelims and mains exams. 

APPSC Group 2 Exam: Overview

The following table shows the APPSC Group 2 Exam Overview – 

Name of Exam APPSC Group 2 Exam
Conducting BodyAndhra Pradesh Public Service Commission
Level of ExamState Level (Andhra Pradesh)
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Mode of ExamOnline (Main Exam) & Offline (Screening Exam)
Application Fee250+80 (for reserved category)=330
LanguageTelugu and English 
Exam PurposeTo hire qualified candidates for executive and non-executive positions.
Test CitiesTest centers across the Andhra Pradesh state
Official Website

APPSC Group 2 Exam Important Dates –

The table given below shows the important dates related to the APPSC Group 2 Exam –

APPSC EventsExam Date
APPSC Events APPSC Application Form Availability01 March 2021
Last Date23 March 2021
Hall ticketAugust 2021
Group 2 Prelims exam dateAugust 2021
Group 2 Prelims answer keysTo be notified
Declaration of Group 2 Prelims resultSeptember 2021
Group 2 main exam dateNovember 2021
Group 2 main answer keysTo be notified
Declaration of APPSC Main resultTo be notified
Group 2 InterviewTo be notified
Group 2 Final ResultTo be notified
No. of vacanciesNot yet disclosed
Selection ProcedurePrelims-mains-interview

APPSC Group 2 Exam Stages

APPSC Group 2 Exam is divided into three stages: Screening test, main examinations, and a personal interview test. Candidates who pass all three stages are invited to the final round of selection.

  • The APPSC conducts a screening written test that is objective in nature and consists of Sections A, B, and C.
  • The APPSC Screening written examination is an objective type test that consists of Papers I, II, and III.
  • At the time of verification, candidates must present original documents as well as other information.

APPSC Group 2 Cut off 2021- For Prelims & Mains Exam

  1. The APPSC publishes the cut offs for the Group 2 exam prelims and mains separately. 
  2. Candidates who meet the prelims cutoff for APPSC Group 2 2021 will be qualified to sit the mains test, which is the next step in the selection process.
  3. The preliminary test results will not be utilized to construct the final APPSC Group 2 cutoff list for 2021.
  4. The final cutoff list will be determined exclusively by the results of the APPSC Group 2 mains. Applicants who pass the mains cutoff will be called in for verification of their documents.

The APPSC Group 2 cutoff list includes category-specific cutoff marks. The commission’s minimum cutoff marks for qualifying prelims and mains are shown in the table below.

APPSC Group 2 Prelims Cutoff 2020

CategoryQualifying cutoffQualifying marks

APPSC Group 2 Mains Cutoff 2020

CategoryQualifying cutoffQualifying marks

APPSC Group 2 Previous Years Cut off

Here is the previous year’s cutoff for the APPSC Group 2 prelims exam for candidates’ reference. The previous year’s cutoff gives applicants an idea of what they need to score to pass the various stages of the APPSC Group 2 exam.

Cutoff For APPSC Group 2 Prelims 2019

General Standards (OC)81.2

How To Check The APPSC Group 2 Cutoff 2021?

The procedure to check the APPSC Group 2 cutoff has been given below in detail. Follow the procedure properly to download the APPSC Group 2 cutoff

  1. Visit the official website of the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission.
  2. On the official website search for the APPSC Group 2 cutoff link.
  3. Click the link and the APPSC Group 2 cutoff will be opened in a new window in the PDF Format.
  4. The candidates can examine the category-wise cut-off.
  5. The cut-off should be downloaded and saved for future reference

Factors To Determine The APPSC Group 2 Cut off

The following are the factors to determine the APPSC Group 2 Cutoff –

  1. The total number of vacancies
  2. The total number of applications
  3. The difficulty level of the Exam


The candidates’ final selection is based on the final cutoffs and their performance. We hope that this article will give you the relevant information about the APPSC Group 2 Cut-off, the factors on which the cut-off depends, and the procedure to check the cut-off. For any queries, contact us at Oliveboard. 

Frequently Asked Questions –

Does APPSC Group 2 Cutoff marks vary every year

Yes, The Commission publishes the cut-off marks for the APPSC Examination every year on its official website. The cut-off is tentatively announced by the commission a few weeks before the outcome is released.

How many exams are conducted by APPSC?

APPSC conducts various exams each year to recruit candidates for different services.
Some of the exams are:
APPSC Group 1 Exam
APPSC Group 2 Exam

When is the APPSC Group 2 Cutoff released on the official website of the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission?

The release date for the APPSC Group 2 Cutoff has not been announced yet. It will be announced soon.

Are the cutoffs for the prelims and mains exams issued separately?

Yes, the APPSC Group 2 cutoff is issued separately for the prelims and mains exams.

When will the results of APPSC Group 2 2021 be released?

The APPSC Group 2 result 2021 will be announced a month after the exam has ended.

Where is the APPSC Group 2 cutoff released?

The APPSC Group 2 cutoff is released on the official website.


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