SSC.nic.in - SSC CGL 2016 Exam Pattern. Staff selection commission has announced new Updated Exam pattern for SSC CGL 2016. As per the new exam pattern, there are several changes has been made by staff selection commission (SSC) for this year onwards exams of SSC CGL 2016. One of the biggest change is that SSC CGL goes online from now onwards.
Change in SSC CGL 2016 Exam Pattern - SSC.nic.in
Below we have made mentioned updated exam pattern and selection process of SSC CGL 2016. Do check out the updated exam pattern and start preparation according for the SSC CGL 2016.
New Exam Date of SSC CGL 2016
As per the new announcement made by Staff selection commission, the SSC CGL Tier 1 exam of 2016 will be conducted on 27th August, 2016. (Earlier ssc cgl was planned on 8th and 22nd may, 2016). Since SSC CGL Exam goes online, the exam of Tier 1 will be conducted in one go.
SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern
Below is the updated and changed exam pattern of Online Test SSC CGL Tier 1, do check out and remember about it;
|General intelligence & Reasoning||25||50||75 mins|
Changes made in SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam
As you can see in the above table, new and updated exam pattern of SSC CGL Tier 1. Now you have to answer 100 questions (earlier it was 200 questions). Also, now you will be awarded 0.50 marks for every WRONG answer (earlier it was 0.25 marks for each wrong, Negative Marking).
Time duration for the Tier 1 Exam of SSC CGL is reduced to 75 mins only. Also, there will be no sectional cut off marks now onwards (but still candidates need to qualify in each tier exam).
SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Pattern
In the Tier 2 Exam pattern of SSC CGL, SSC has not made any changes. But candidates who qualify in SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will be allowed to appear in Tier 2 exam. Below is exam pattern of SSC CGL Tier 2.
|1||Quantitative Abilities||100||200||2 hrs|
|2||English and compression||200||200||2 hrs|
|4||General studies (finance and economics)||Will be announced soon||200||2hrs|
This is the updated exam pattern of SSC CGL Tier 2. Not all papers are to be answered by each candidate. Below is paper wise and post wise list;
- Paper 1 and Paper 2 :- All posts.
- Paper 3 :- For candidates who applied for statistical investigator Gr.II and compiler posts.
- Paper 4 :- Only for the candidates who apply for assistant Audi Officer.
Tier 3 Exam pattern of SSC CGL 2016Candidates who clears the Tier 2 Exam will have to appear in Tier 3 exam of SSC CGL 2016. Tier 3 Exam is descriptive test of English language or Hindi Language proficiency.
It means in Descriptive test, SSC will test your writing reading skill of English/hindi. You will be asked to write a essay or letter writing or memo or application writing in the exam.
This is not online test, you have to write it on paper. You will be given 60 minutes for tier 3 exam.
Tier 4 Exam Pattern of SSC CGL 2016This is skill test section, which is not for everyone but for selected candidates only. There will be 2 skill test conducted under SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam, below is more information;
- Data entry speed test :- for Tax assistant posts.
- Computer efficiency test :- Assistant section officer of CSS