SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2019 Tier 1, 2, 3 & 4 Exam Scheme and Syllabus Details

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2019 Here is a mind-blowing news for those aspirants who will participate in Combined Graduate Level Exam of the Staff Selection Commission. We have the SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2019 for all tier 1, tier 2, tier 3 and tier 4 here in this post. The candidates appearing in the examination need to get introduced with the examination pattern and the SSC CGL Marking Scheme. Also, the exam dates will be declared soon, and the examination will commence. Candidates can check the CGL Notification from here. You can now easily take the details of the SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam Pattern and the marking scheme from the data mentioned below.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Important Dates 2019

Activity Dates
Release of Notification 22/10/19
Commencement of Online Application 22/10/19
Last Date to Apply Online 25/11/19
Fee Payment Last Date 29/11/19
Issue of Hall Tickets Last Week of February

Exam Dates

Tier 1 Examination 02/03 – 11/03/2020
Tier 2 Examination 22/06-25/06/2020
Tier 3 Examination 22/06 – 25/06/2020
Tier 4 Examination To be notified
Tier 1 Result June 2020

Candidates can check the detail Syllabus of the Exam from below.

SSC CGL Syllabus

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2019 Tier 1

The Tier 1 Exam Pattern for the combined graduate level exam is a little complicated but easy and soft if understood gently. Tier 1 Examination for the Combined Graduate Level Exam consists of four subjects with 100 question of 2 marks each. In addition, there is also a negative marking provision of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. This is an objective question based online exam. Here is the examination pattern attached:

SNo. Subject Question Mark Time Mode
1. Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 60 Minutes Objective
2. General Awareness 25 50
3. Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4. English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200

Note: Negative Marking: ¼ Marks of allotted to question for each wrong answer

SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Pattern 2019

As the exam is conducted in various four tiers separately, each succeeding tier is tuff as compared to the preceding one. The different tiers of the exam are check the efficiency and eligibility level of the candidate. CGL Online Exam Pattern Tier II and marking scheme for tier 2 of SSC CGL is a bit like tier 1 but the degree of difficulty and tightness is higher. The Online Exam Pattern and the marking scheme is as given below. Candidates can check the Preparation Tips from below.

SSC CGL Preparation Tips

SNo. Subject Question Mark Time Mode
1. Quantitative Ability 100 200 120 Minutes for Each Paper Objective
2. Statistics 100 200
3. General Studies 100 200
4. English Comprehension 100 200
Total 400 800

Note: Negative Marking: 0.50 Marks for each wrong answer

SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Pattern 2019

The aspirants who crack out the exam are permitted to appear in the tier 3 exam examination of the Combined Graduate Level Exam of Staff Selection Commission. This tier of the exam is held to check the writing skills and formal-informal aptitude of an aspirant. Mainly covering English Language and comprehension as Descriptive exam, the SSC CGL Tier III Exam Pattern for this era of CGL is as follows. The most noteworthy, there exists no type of negative marking.

SNo. Subject Mark Time Mode
1. English [Essay/ Letter/ Application Writing] 100 60 Minutes Descriptive

Note: Negative Marking: N/A

Candidates can check some of the Best Books fro preparation of the Exam from below.

Best Books

SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam Pattern 2019

SSC CGL Tier IV Exam 2019 is the last step for selection or recruitment of a candidate. This tier of the examination is the skill test of the candidate, which evaluates through Data Entry Skill Test [DEST] or Computer Proficiency Test [CPT]. Hence, it is qualifying in nature. An applicant must type 8000 key depressions in just 15 minutes to beat out the CGL Tier 4. The Exam Pattern of SSC CLG Tier 4 is as:

SNo. Subject Time Mode
1. Data Entry Skill Test (DEST)/ Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) 15 Minutes CBT

Negative Marking: N/A

Last Updated: 09/01/2020.