CSAT or Civil Services Prelim Paper-II marks were not counted in the Mains selection. The minimum qualifying marks secured by the last recommended candidate in various categories at various stages are as under:

Exam CSAT CS Mains Final
General 107.34 676 877
OBC 106.00 630 834
SC 94.00 622 810
ST 91.34 617 801
PH-1 90.66 580 802
PH-2 76.66 627 830
PH-3 40.00 504 697

Subject to 10% marks in each of the seven competitive papers - Essay, GS-I, GS-II, GS-III, GS-IV, Optional-I and Optional-II.