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UPTET Cut-off 2021-22: Check Previous & Expected Cut-off


UPTET Cut-off 2021-22: The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) has released the UPTET Cut-off 2022 on the official website in an online format. The UPTET 2021-22 cut-off has been released along with the UPTET Result on April 08, 2022. For applicants belonging to the SC, ST, and OBC categories, the qualifying marks are 55 per cent, while for the general category, the qualifying scores are 60 per cent.

The cut-off of UPTET is the minimum score required to qualify for the exam. Based on the UPTET cut-off score candidates are to be selected for the teacher’s recruitment process for the Uttar Pradesh State Government School. Read this article to get complete details on UPTET 2022 Cut-off.

Latest: UPBEB will soon release the revised exam dates. Check details on UPTET Exam Dates here.

UPTET Cut-off Date 2022

Check the table below to know more about the important dates of the UPTET 2021-22 exam.

UPTET examNovember 28, 2021 [Cancelled]
Result of UPTETFebruary 25, 2022
UPTET cut-offApril 08, 2022

UPTET Qualifying Marks 2022

Candidates can check the cut-off for UPTET 2022 exam from the table mentioned below:

CategoryCut-off MarksMinimum Qualifying Marks
General/ EWS60%90/150
Other Backward Classes (OBC)55%82.5/150
Scheduled Caste (SC)55%82.5/150
Scheduled Tribe (ST)55%82.5/150

How to Download UPTET Cut-off?

The step-wise procedure to download UPTET 2022 cut-off is mentioned below:

1st Step:  Visit the official website of UPBEB.

2nd Step: Click on the link for the UPTET cut-off.

3rd Step: Candidates will get the list of all districts where they have to choose their respective districts.

4th Step: Click on the merit list and download the UPTET district-wise cut-off list.

After downloading the cut-off of UPTET 2021-22 candidates must check their name, roll number, and exam registration/application number. If a candidate finds their details in the merit list, they have qualified for the next round of the recruitment process.

Factors Affecting UPTET Cut-off

There will be a separate merit list for Class 1 to 5 and Class 6 to 8. While calculating UPTET 2022 Cut-off, the examination authority will consider the below factors.

  • – Total number of candidates appeared for the exam.
  • – Difficulty level of the exam for Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • – Total number of vacancies available for Class 1 to 5 and Class 6 to 8.

How to Calculate UPTET Score?

The score of candidates will be calculated as per the UPTET Paper 1 marking scheme. Candidates will secure 1 mark for each correct answer while no mark will be deducted for any incorrect answer marked by candidates in the exam.

UPTET Score for Paper & Paper 2 to be calculated process given below:

UPTET Score out of 150 = Number of Correct Answer X 1

UPTET Score Validity

UPTET 2021-22 score will be valid for 3 years from the date of issuance. Candidates can use the cut-off score for applying for the teacher’s recruitment in State Government Schools until three years from the date of result announcement. Apart from that many private schools in Uttar Pradesh may consider UPTET Eligibility Certificate for their recruitment process.

Previous Year UPTET Cut-off

Candidates can check the table below for the previous year’s district & category-wise UPTET Cut-off score. The cut-off score provided here is from the exam year 2020 to 2018.

District-wise UPTET 2020 Cut-off

1. Sultanpur 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
2. Sitapur 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General115  107
SC/ST90 – 
OBC110  98
3. Sambhal


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General– – 
SC/ST103 – 
OBC112 104 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General – –
SC/ST 98– 
OBC111 – 
4. Rampur 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General 100100 
SC/ST 4241 
OBC52 54 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General100 100 
SC/ST 4242 
OBC 5354 
5. Pratapgarh 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General120 107 
SC/ST –– 
OBC102 101 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
6. Kasganj


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General –– 
SC/ST 90– 
OBC110 101 
7. Khushinagar 


Category Male Cut-off
General –


Category Male Cut-off
General 116
8. Maharajaganj 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General 116107 
SC/ST –102 
OBC– – 


Category Male Cut-offFemale Cut-off 
General – 106
SC/ST– – 
OBC– – 

Category-wise UPTET Cut-off

The below section illustrates the category-wise UPTET cut-off for the years 2020, 2019 & 2018.

UPTET 2020 Cut-off
Category Qualifying PercentageQualifying Marks (out of 150)
UPTET 2019 Cut-off
CategoryCut-off PercentageCut-off Marks
UPTET 2018 Cut-off
CategoryTotal MarksQualifying MarksPercentage

The authorities will announce the UPTET 2021-22 result soon in an online format. By entering the roll number and password, candidates can check their UPTET Results. The applicants’ names, roll numbers, and status as qualified will all be reflected in the results.

UPTET Exam Analysis

The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) held the UPTET 2021-22 exam for papers I and II on January 23, 2022. The overall difficulty level of the UPTET 2021-22 exam was moderate, according to applicants who attempted it. The majority of candidates found the UPTET Paper 2 to be more challenging as compared to UPTET Paper 1 exam.

We visited one of the UPTET exam centres in Noida to get feedback from candidates who took the Paper 1 & 2 exam. Take a glance at how the students responded in the below sections:

UPTET Paper 1 Analysis & Review 2021-22

  • Chandan stated, “Paper 1 was moderately challenging.  Direct questions based on Piaget, Kohlberg and Vygotsky theories were included in the Child Development and Pedagogy part. The sections on mathematics and Hindi were simple. In terms of difficulty, the EVS and English language sections were moderate.”
  • Ankit stated, “The math section included questions from Time and Work, and other topics. The EVS portion had a moderate level of difficulty. The Sanskrit section consisted of simple questions. The overall level of difficulty was low.”
  • Shweta said, “The exam was simple, and all of the questions were taken from the UPTET syllabus.” The math section was easy, while the English section was moderate.”

The overall difficulty level for the Paper 1 exam was low. However, the good attempt for UPTET Paper-1 exam was 135-140 questions.

UPTET Paper 2 Analysis & Review 2021-22

  • Vinay said, “Paper 2 was of a moderate difficulty. The exam’s questions were all content-based.”
  • Ashok stated, “The paper was difficult in nature. The section on child development and pedagogy was quite difficult, with two or three questions being particularly demanding.”
  • Shubham mentioned, “Paper 1 was easy, and Paper 2 was more difficult. Among other subjects, Child Development and Pedagogy proved challenging. The questions were drawn from the UPTET syllabus.”

The overall difficulty level for the Paper 2 exam was moderate to difficult in nature. However, the good attempt for UPTET Paper-2 exam was 106-116 questions.

FAQs on UPTET Cut-off

Here we have provided some of the frequently asked questions related to the UPTET qualifying marks:

Q: When will the UPTET cut-off be released?

A: The qualifying marks for the UPTET have been released together with the results on April 08, 2022.

Q: I have scored 75 marks in the UPTET exam. Am I qualified for UPTET 2021-22?

A: No, if you’re in the reserved category, you’ll need at least 82.5 marks to qualify.

Q: How many papers do I need to give to qualify for UPTET?

A: If you want to teach grades 1 to 5, you’ll need to appear for paper 1. If you want to teach grades 6 to 8, you’ll need to qualify for paper 2.

Q: Does UPTET has negative marking?

A: The UPTET exam does not have any negative marking.

Q: In which language is the UPTET exam conducted?

A: The UPTET exam is given in both English and Hindi, and students can choose which language they want to answer the questions in.

Also, check,

UPTET SyllabusUPTET Exam PatternUPTET Salary
UPTET Exam DatesUPTET Admit CardUPTET Result
UPTETUPTET Notification HindiUPTET Application

We have provided complete details on the UPTET qualifying score 2021-22. If you have any queries, feel to ask us in the comment section below.

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