The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is one of the most desired and most awaited exam of the year. Lakhs of candidates appear every year for the positions in Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’, non-technical gazette posts. With the recruitment notification for SSC CGL 2019-20 out, the adrenaline to fill-up the form and starting preparation for the exam is on full swing. In this blog, we will see about the SSC CGL 2019 Exam Date, also we will have a look at the exam pattern for the same.
SSC CGL 2019 Exam Date
The Important dates related to SSC CGL 2019 Recruitment which all the SSC CGL aspirants should be aware are mentioned below -:
|Official Notification Release Date||22-Oct-2019|
|Online Application Start Date||22-Oct-2019|
|Online Application End Date||25-Nov-2019|
|SSC CGL Tier I Exam||02 to 11 March 2020|
|SSC CGL Tier-II Exam||22 to 25 June 2020|
|SSC CGL Tier III Exam||22 to 25 June 2020|
The official dates are as declared by the SSC Authorities. Candidates need to put up a lot of hard work and strategy to prepare for each level of the exam. Candidates need to clear cutoff for every level to appear for the next level.
Now we will have a look at the exam pattern for the various tiers of SSC CGL 2019-20.
SSC CGL 2019-20 Exam Pattern
Tier 1 Exam Pattern – Computer Based Examination
|General Intelligence Reasoning||25||50||60 Minutes|
Tier 2 Exam Pattern – Computer Based Examination
|I||Quantitative Ability||100||200||120 Minutes(For each paper)|
|II||English Language Comprehension||200||200|
|III||Statistics (Paper I & II as above)||100||200|
|IV||General Studies (Paper I & II as above) (Finance & Economics)||100||200|
There will be a negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer in Paper-II (English Language and Comprehension) and of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I, Paper-III and Paper-IV.
Tier 3 Exam Pattern – Pen and Paper Based
|S.No||Name of Test||Max Marks||Duration|
|1||Descriptive Paper in English / Hindi (Writing of Essay, Precis, Letter, Application, etc.)||100||60 mins|
Tier 4 Exam Pattern
The SSC CGL exam is conducted for various types of profiles, hence, in this stage post specific test/verification is done. It could be either of the following:-
– Computer Proficiency Test
– Skill Test (wherever applicable)
Document verification is considered to be the last step. Candidates need to provide every document in the desired manner or else the administration reserves the right to cancel the candidature of the candidate.
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