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In various state-level exams, MPSC State Tax Inspector (STI) is one of the popular civil service exams. The Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) conducts the exam for State Tax Inspector (STI) Post. The MPSC has released a total number of 190 vacancies for the STI (State Tax Inspector) Post 2021. It is a great opportunity for all the candidates as the vacancy has increased from last year. It is important to examine the cut-off list of the previous years. Know about the cut-off, eligibility, exam pattern, selection process, and all important information in this article.

MPSC STI Exam 2021 Highlights

It is important to take an overview of the exam prior to starting preparing for it. For a better understanding of the MPSC STI (State Tax Inspector) Exam 2021, it is mandatory to first get the overview. The important highlights for the exam are mentioned in the below table:

Name of the OrganizationMPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission)
Type of examState Level
Post NameSTI (State Tax Inspector)
Total Vacancy190 (as per 2021)
Notification Released Date29th October 2021
Application FeeGeneral Category: Rs. 374/-Reserved Category: Rs. 274/SC/ST/PWD/Ex-Servicemen: No Fee
Exam DatePrelims: 26th February 2022Mains: May 2022
Admit CardYet to be announced
Result DateYet to be announced
Selection ProcessWritten Exam and Interview
Location of the JobWithin Maharashtra State
Official WebsiteMPSC GOV

How To Check The MPSC STI Cut Off

It is necessary to know the cut-off of the exam for effective preparation. Have a look at the mentioned below steps to download the cut-off for the MPSC STI Exam.

  • Visit the official website of the MPSC – mpsc.gov.in
  • Log in with your credentials like registration number, password, etc.
  • Find your scorecard and save it for your future reference

The candidates can check this page for their exams cut off. We will update you with the list for your reference.

Factors Affecting the MPSC STI Exam Cut Off

There are several factors that affect the exam cut-off every year. Given below are some important factors that affect the MPSC STI Cut off.

  • The difficulty level of the exam: It is quite expected that if the level of the examination is easy to moderate level, then the cut-off marks are expected to be higher and if the level is difficult then the examination cut-offs are usually low.
  • Total vacancies: If there is a huge number of vacancies for the examination, then the cut-offs are expected to be low. On the other hand, if the released vacancies are fewer, then the cut-offs are usually high.
  • The number of applicants: It is one of the most important factors affecting the cut-off. If the number of applicants appearing for the examination is increased, then the cut-off is expected to be higher and vice versa.

MPSC STI Exam Previous Years’ Cut-Off Marks

Go through the previous years’ cut-off marks to estimate the official cut-off for the MPSC STI Exam 2021. Check the mentioned below table to get the idea for the expected cut-off for the STI Exam 2021.

MPSC STI Exam 2018: Prelims Cut-off marks

As per the MPSC STI Recruitment Process 2018, the cut-off marks for the prelims exam is as follows:

CATEGORYCUT-OFF MARKS
General44
OBC44
SC43
ST38

MPSC STI Exam 2018: Mains Cut-off marks

As per the MPSC STI Recruitment Process 2018, the cut-off marks for the prelims exam is as follows:

CATEGORYCUT-OFF MARKS
General125
OBC117
SC105
ST95

MPSC STI Exam 2019: Prelims Cut-off marks

Candidates can go through the mentioned below table to estimate the cut-off marks for the STI Exam. As per the MPSC STI Recruitment Process 2019, the cut-off marks for the prelims exam is as follows:

CATEGORYCUT-OFF MARKS
General44
OBC44
SC42
ST36

MPSC STI Exam 2019: Mains Cut-off marks

Candidates can go through the mentioned below table to estimate the cut-off marks for the STI Exam. As per the MPSC STI Recruitment Process 2019, the cut-off marks for the mains exam is as follows:

CATEGORYCUT-OFF MARKS
General125
OBC115
SC103
ST93

The candidates have to go through the cut-off list for a better understanding. These lists will give the candidates a clear idea of what will be the level of the exam and how they should prepare for the exam for the best result.

MPSC STI Exam: Expected Cut-Off 2021

The candidates can go through the below table to estimate the expected cut-off for the year 2021.

Expected Cut-Off For Prelims Exam

Category Sub-Category Prelims Marks
GENMaleFemale 5751
SCMaleFemale 5245
STMale Female 5039
OBCGeneral 57
PwdHearing Impairment 38

Expected Cut-Off For Mains Exam

Category Sub-Category Mains Marks
GENMaleFemale 146134
SCMaleFemale 127120
STMale Female 125119
OBCGeneral 146
PwdHearing Impairment 108

All the candidates who are preparing for the MPSC STI Exam 2021, can get the idea of the expected cut-off for both tiers in the year 2021 through these tables. It will help them to make their preparation better.

MPSC STI Exam: Vacancy details

For the MPSC STI Exam, a total number of 190 vacancies have been released by the Maharashtra government. Get to know more about the vacancies in detail from the mentioned below table.

Post NameNumber of vacancies (as per 2020 cycle)Number of vacancies (as per 2021 cycle)
State Tax Inspector (STI)89190

As you can see, the number of vacancies is increased by the government of Maharashtra. This will be a great opportunity for all the candidates who are targeting the MPSC STI Exam 2021.

We are hoping that you get the answers to all your questions through this article. The MPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission) will soon release the official notification for the exam date. Till then you just keep practicing for your exam and believe in yourself. If you still have any queries or any suggestions, feel free to comment below for better reach. We ensure you provide fast and updated information.

MPSC STI Exam 2021: FAQs

What is the negative marking in the MPSC STI exam?

There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

What were the cut-off marks for the SC category in the STI 2019 Prelims Exam?

The cut-off mark for the SC category in the STI 2019 Prelims exam is 42.

What were the cut-off marks for the General category in the STI 2019 Mains Exam?

The cut-off mark for the General category in the STI 2019 Mains exam is 125.

What are the factors that affect the cut-off marks?

There are mainly three factors affecting the cut-off marks. These are:
Number of Vacancies
Total Number of Applicants
The Difficulty of the Exam

What were the cut-off marks for the OBC category in the STI 2019 Prelims Exam?

The cut-off mark for the OBC category in the STI 2019 Prelims exam is 44.