Staff Selection Commission has reduced questions from 200 to 100 in Tier-I of SSC CGL Examination and it will be of 200 marks. The duration of the Tier-I examination would be for a period of 75 minutes. SSC has decided to conduct the Tier-I and Tier-II SSC CGL 2016 examination online. SSC CGL Tier-I is scheduled to be held from 27th August, 2016.
Revised scheme of SSC CGL will be as follows
|I||Computer based|| A. General Intelligence & Reasoning
B. General Awareness
| 50 Marks
Total -200 Marks *
|75 Minutes (Total) For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy: 100 Minutes|
|II||Computer based||Same as published in the Notice of Examination||Same as published in the notice of the Examination||Same as published in the notice of the Examination|
|III||Pen and Paper mode||Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi (writing of Essay/Precis/Letter /Application Writing etc.||Total marks 100||60 minutes For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy: 80 Minutes|
|IV||Data Entry Skill Test (DEST) / Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) (wherever applicable)||Same as published in the Notice of Examination||Qualifying||Same as published in the Notice of Examination|
The final merit will be prepared on overall performance in Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III. However, the candidate will need to qualify all the tiers i.e. Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III separately. There will be no sectional cut-off. Document Verification will also be conducted as per the provisions of the notice of examination.
for more information please visit SSC official website www.ssc.nic.in