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SSC COMBINED GRADUATE LEVEL EXAMINATION PATTERN 2024

 

The SSC CGL examination is structured into two tiers - Tier I and Tier II. Both tiers are conducted through computer-based online exams.

 

SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern 2024

 

  • The Tier I exam is an objective multiple-choice exam.
  • It consists of 100 questions divided into 4 sections: General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension.
  • Each section has 25 questions worth 50 marks each, for a total of 200 marks.
  • The exam duration is 60 minutes (80 minutes for candidates eligible for scribe).
  • There is negative marking of 0.50 marks for each incorrect answer.
  • The Tier I exam is a qualifying exam, and the final selection is based on the Tier II exam performance.

 

Section

No. of Questions

Marks

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

50

General Awareness

25

50

Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

 

 SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern 2024

 

  • The Tier II exam consists of 3 papers:
    • Paper I (Compulsory for all posts)
    • Paper II (for candidates applying for Junior Statistical Officer posts in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and Statistical Investigator Grade-II in the office of Registrar General of India (M/o Home Affairs) and who are shortlisted in Tier-I for these Posts )
  • All papers are objective multiple-choice, except for Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I.
  • There will be negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Section-I, Section-II and Module-I of Section-III of Paper-I and of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-II.

 

Paper 

Session

Section

Subject

Questions

Marks

I

I (2 hours and 15 minutes)

I (1 hour )

Module I – Mathematical abilities 

Module II – Reasoning and General Intelligence

30

30

Total – 60

60 x 3= 180

 

 

II (1 hour )

Module I – English Language Comprehension

Module II – General Awareness

45

 

25

Total = 70

70 x 3 =210

 

 

III (15 minutes)

Module – I – Computer Knowledge module

20

20 x 3 = 60

 

II (15 minutes)

III

Module – II: Data Entry Speed Test

One data entry task

 

II

2 hours

 

Statistics

100 

100 x 2= 200

Total

-

-

-

250

650

 

FAQs related to SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2024

 

1. What is the structure of the SSC CGL exam?

The SSC CGL exam consists of two tiers: Tier-I (Computer Based Examination) and Tier-II (Computer Based Examination).

 

2. What subjects are covered in Tier-I?

 Tier-I includes four sections: General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension.

 

3. What subjects are covered in Tier-II?

Tier-II includes four papers: Quantitative Abilities, English Language and Comprehension, and Statistics

 

4. Is there negative marking in the SSC CGL exam?

Yes, there is a negative marking for wrong answers in both Tier-I and Tier-II exams.

 

5. What is the duration of each tier?

Tier-I is 60 minutes, Tier-II consists of multiple papers each lasting 2 hours, Tier-III is 60 minutes, and the duration of Tier-IV varies depending on the specific skill test.

 

6. Can I take the Tier-III exam in Hindi?

Yes, the Tier-III descriptive paper can be written in either English or Hindi.

 

7. How are the final scores calculated?

Final scores are calculated based on the performance in Tier-I, Tier-II, and Tier-III. Tier-IV is qualifying in nature.

 

8. Are there any sectional cut-offs in the SSC CGL exam?

No, there are no sectional cut-offs in the SSC CGL exam. The cut-off is applied on the total score of each tier.

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