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Let's make some educated guess on Cutoff ;)

Hi all :) the title says it all.
Let's just start. No Discussion. Only the number you feel will be magical this year but that should be based on thoughts, experience or data from peer group. This will go down in history of speculation here too :p
102-104
कैसे कह दूँ कि हर दुआ बेअसर हो गई,
जब जब भी रोया, मेरे भोलेनाथ को खबर हो गई ।
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Comments

  • Educated guess : 69
  • 108-111
    Prelims 2017 Cut off: 108-111
  • 100 - 105
    You talk when u cease to be at peace with your mind
  • Meri atma janti h m low cut off se kitna darta hu 107
    na paas hone ki chinta
    na fail hone ka gam
    jab tak h dum
    form bharenge hum
  • cutoff 95
    when is the climax?..... err.... its kinda anticlimax now..
  • focus said:

    Hi all :) the title says it all.
    Let's just start. No Discussion. Only the number you feel will be magical this year but that should be based on thoughts, experience or data from peer group. This will go down in history of speculation here too :p
    102-104

    @focus brother I know you are a serious contender so I want you to share your thoughts on the current situation.try to give a detailed answer keeping in mind the questions as well as cutoff of previous years ie 2013_2016.thanks in advance
    bhai i am not omniscient. let me tell you everything very clearly. me and my flatmate missed last year by one and two questions respectively. we are getting ~110-115. my ex flatmate who has always scored 125+ is getting 105-110. two people I know from interview days are getting 97 and ~105. a girl who gave interview this year and got ~ 130 last year is getting ~104. a senior who is in his 7th attempt and has appeared at interview thrice said he is not sure he will pass this year for the first time on 18th night. and then there are few people on forum I have seen over the years are also getting in 100-110 bracket. These all are bloody serious contenders. ab kya kah sakte aur....
    कैसे कह दूँ कि हर दुआ बेअसर हो गई,
    जब जब भी रोया, मेरे भोलेनाथ को खबर हो गई ।
  • 95-96
    Far too many unknowns this year. I have a strong feeling it could fall by this big a margin. I could be wrong of course, but this is after talking to quite a few candidates, deserving ones at that.
  • controversial thought of the day-

    its good fr most of u ppl that paper was like this many newcomers will be getting abt 75 -85 clealy diffrentiating themselves from u all............... in last year type paper there wass very lil diff between u and them
    when is the climax?..... err.... its kinda anticlimax now..
  • vadacurry said:

    controversial thought of the day-

    its good fr most of u ppl that paper was like this many newcomers will be getting abt 75 -85 clealy diffrentiating themselves from u all............... in last year type paper there wass very lil diff between u and them

    +1 last year most 1st timers were touching 100 even after 2-3 month preparation...
  • 106(+/-2)
  • 108-109.
    Deputy Collector and Sub-Divisional Magistrate - Government of Gujarat.
    Prelims - 5; Mains - 3*; Interview - 1; Rank - NA.
  • vadacurry said:

    controversial thought of the day-

    its good fr most of u ppl that paper was like this many newcomers will be getting abt 75 -85 clealy diffrentiating themselves from u all............... in last year type paper there wass very lil diff between u and them

    +1 last year most 1st timers were touching 100 even after 2-3 month preparation...
    yeh mains m ghamasan hoga.. pichli baar bahot se chhuze 3-4 mahine padhkar and vision ki badaulat pahoch gye the mains m.. iss baar aaenge saare launde ghatak..
    2015- prelims failed by 1 mark
    2016 - missed final list by 9 marks
    2017- missed final list by 4 marks
  • now please don't make it a discussion thread. can't delete all the time. please don't force me to delete this thread itself....
    कैसे कह दूँ कि हर दुआ बेअसर हो गई,
    जब जब भी रोया, मेरे भोलेनाथ को खबर हो गई ।
  • 105 max...aisa paper dek ke b heraani hai that stupid coaching institutes predicting close to or above 110
  • 98-104
  • 105-107 ..isse jyada nahi jaana chahiye
  • 105-108
    Mains -2015,16,17
    Interview -2016, 17
    Rank - None

  • 98-102 isse Bahar na jaane Wali
    पसीने की स्याही से जो लिखते है इरादों को, उनके मुकद्दर के सफ़ेद पन्ने कभी कोरे नही होते

    dekhte h zaalim or kitna tadpaega
  • Does any one remember the Roman Saini range from last year?

    Was I right or was I right? B)

    This year's Roman Saini Range

    105+-10

    Roman Saini range is the only range you need to know, Roman Saini range is always correct B)
  • 98-102 isse Bahar na jaane Wali

    har saal cutoff most expected range se upar jaati h.. 107 se niche bahot mushkil h.. but aapka luck acha hua toh chali bhi jaye.. kyuki freshers kam h iss baar game m
    2015- prelims failed by 1 mark
    2016 - missed final list by 9 marks
    2017- missed final list by 4 marks
  • Does any one remember the Roman Saini range from last year?

    Was I right or was I right? B)

    This year's Roman Saini Range

    105+-10

    Roman Saini range is the only range you need to know, Roman Saini range is always correct B)

    ur so cute u remindd me of idlis
    when is the climax?..... err.... its kinda anticlimax now..
  • edited June 2017

    108-109.

    125-130
  • 100+-2
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