NSO Cut off 2020-21 (Level 1)- Check Here

NSO Cut off 2020-21- SOF (Science Olympiad Foundation) will release the NSO 2020-21 cut off marks on the official website- www.sofworld.org. NSO Cut off Marks 2020-21 for Class 3 to 12 will be issued on the same date. NSO cut off 2020 marks is the minimum requirement to get shortlisted for SOF Science Olympiad 2020 level 2 exam, to be conducted in February 2021. SOF will release the NSO Result 2020, immediately after the release of NSO cut off marks 2020. There are a few factors which are considered to determine the NSO 2020 cut off marks that are exam’s difficulty level, number scholarships available, number of students appeared, etc. Students can also refer to the SOF NSO cutoff 2020 to prepare for SOF Science Olympiad 2020, to be conducted in December/ January 2021. Check the previous year’s NSO Cut off marks here-

NSO Cutoff 2019-2020 (Level 1) for Class 3 to 10

Class Total Marks Achievers section [M3] Science [M2] Logical reasoning [M1]
Class 4 28 4 19 5
Class 5 43 12 25 6
Class 6 41 9 23 9
Class 7 40 6 24 10
Class 8 38 9 24 5
Class 9 35 12 18 5
Class 10 40 12 22 6

NSO Cutoff 2019-20 (Level 1) for Class 11 and 12

Class Total marks Achievers section [M3] Physics [M1] Chemistry [M2] Science (Maths/Bio) [M4]
Class 11 32 3 5 8 16
Class 12 33 12 3 8 10

NSO Cut off 2018-19 (Class 3- 12)

Class Total Marks Logical Reasoning [M1] Science [M2] Achievers Section [M3]
3rd 30 4 22 4
4th 27 5 16 6
5th 40 9 22 9
6th 39 9 24 6
7th 39 9 27 3
8th 37 4 24 9
9th 38 8 21 9
10th 39 5 19 15

NSO Cutoff 2018 (level 1) for Class 11 and 12

Class Total Marks Physics [M1] Chemistry [M2] Achievers section [M3] Science (Math/Bio) [M4]
11th 30 7 5 9 9
12th 33 5 7 9 12

NSO Cut Off 2017-18 (Class 3- 10)

Class Total Marks M1 M2 M3
3rd 29 5 16 8
4th 27 4 17 6
5th 36 4 20 12
6th 35 8 18 9
7th 34 4 18 12
8th 36 6 21 9
9th 34 8 20 6
10th 35 7 19 9

NSO Cutoff 2017 (level 1) for Class 11 and 12

Class Total Marks M1 M2 M3 M4
11th 30 9 7 5 9
12th 33 9 5 7 12

NSO Cut off 2020-21 Determining Factors

Some factors are evaluated before creating the final NSO 2021 cut off marks-

  • NSO 2021 Difficulty Level
  • Students Appeared for NSO
  • Total Number of Scholarships Available
  • Section-wise NSO cut off marks

NSO 2020-21 cut off marks are considered to select class-wise top 5% students for the NSO Level 2 exam. If more than one student scores the same total marks then section-wise NSO cut off marks are considered to shortlist the qualifiers. 

NSO Cut off 2020-21- Priority of Sections

For class 1 to 10 

  1. Achievers Sections [M3]
  2. Science [M2]
  3. Logical Reasoning [M1]

For class 11 & 12 

  1. Achievers Sections [M3]
  2. Physics [M1]
  3. Chemistry [M2]
  4. Logical Reasoning [M4]

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