CSIR CASE Result 2024, Check SO ASO Exam Expected Cut Off Marks, Shortlist

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The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research(CSIR)  conducted the Combined Administrative Service Examination (CASE) at many examination centres from 5 January to 20 January 2024. The exam aims to fill out the vacancies of the Section Officer (SO) and Assistant Section Officer (ASO). The exam conducting body will select 444 candidates for the distinct posts.

According to the report, lakhs of candidates appeared at the examination centres. Hence, they are waiting to check the result. It is stated to those candidates that the exam conducting body will publish the CSIR CASE Result or SO ASO Result on the official website. Candidates can check the results by visiting the web portal.

CSIR CASE  SO ASO Results 2024

Recruiter Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)
Examination Name Combined Administrative Service Examination(CASE)
Post Name  Section Officer (SO) & Assistant Section Officer (ASO)
Total Posts  444
Exam Date 5 Feb to 20 Feb (CBT)
Result Date In the upcoming days
Official Website csir.res.in

Candidates could submit their application form by 12 January 2024. The first date of the exam was 5 January, and the last date was 20 January 2024. We have added a direct link to download the CSIR CASE result from the official website.

Exam Overview of CSIR CASE

There were three papers in this exam. The exam overview was different for all papers. Candidates can learn about the exam overviews by reading the points given below.


  • The time duration was 2 hours to complete the paper.
  • There were 150 Questions in this exam.
  • All questions were asked in the objective form.
  • There was also a negative marking on this exam.
  • For one incorrect answer, the authority will deduct 0.33 of the mark.

Paper- II

  • There were 200 questions in this exam.
  • One question will contain 1 mark.
  • The time duration was 150 minutes.


  • The candidate obtained 120 minutes to complete the paper.
  • This exam was taken for the 300 marks.
  • This exam included several sections such as essay writing, precis writing, and also letter writing.

Result Preparation Process

First of all, the authorities will release the answer key on the official website. Candidates can download it on their mobile phones and laptops. After downloading the answer key, check the answers, calculate their score, and evaluate whether you are eligible or not to work in the CSIR CASE department.

If candidates get any incorrect answer in the provisional answer key, they can object to the incorrect answer to the authority by a given method. The aspirants are informed that the exam board will take a fee to object to the incorrect answer.

After that, the authority will send the final answer key, which will be unchangeable. It will be based on the difficulty level of the exam, the total number of posts, and the total number of candidates.

Cut-Off Score

These are the expected cut-off score lists. Please note it is not an actual cut-off score list. These are the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to obtain.

Category Expected cut-off score for Paper-I Expected cut-off score for Paper II
General 107 142
EWS 101 133
SC 87 121
ST 92 125

Candidates must obtain higher marks to achieve their name on the top of the merit list and be selected for the department.

Merit List of CSIR CASE

The merit list will include the candidates’ names and the shortlisted candidates’ total scores. This will play an essential role in the selection process. The official will release the merit list on the official website. The top candidate’s name will appear on the merit list.

How to check the CSIR CASE SO ASO Result 2024?

By following these steps, candidates can download the results from the official website without any trouble.

  1. Visit the official website at csir.res.in.
  2. Look for the career opportunity section.
  3. Then Click on the result link.
  4. Enter the required details.
  5. Verify it before clicking on the submit button.
  6. Now the result will appear on the screen.
  7. Download it in PDF format and take a printout of it for further needs.
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