The 25-year-old Dipa could only score 10.633 in her balanced beam routine to end at 20th among 25 competitors. She also got penalty points.
Australia’s Emma Nedov took the top spot in the qualification round with a total of 13.466 points.
The top eight finishers qualify for the final round.
Dipa however, will compete in the final of her pet vault event on Saturday.