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SSC CGL 2016 Revised Scheme of Exam

Get SSC CGL 2016 Revised Scheme of Exam Details : The Commission decided to reduce the Number of Questions from 200 to 100 in Tier – I of the above Examination which would continue to carry 200 marks. The duration of SSC CGL 2016 Revised Scheme of Exam for  the Tier – I  would be for a period of 75 minutes. It has also been decided to conduct the Tier – I and Tier – II in computer based examination mode in place of OMR based examination mode. Tier – I is scheduled to be held from 27th August, 2016.

SSC CGL 2016 Revised Scheme of Exam

Accordingly, the revised scheme of examination is detailed below :-



There will be negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer in Tier – I. In respect of Tier – II, the negative marking system will remain unchanged. In addition to above, the Commission has also decided to introduce a Descriptive Paper of English/Hindi as Tier-III.The Question Paper will be bilingual. The candidates will have the option to choose any one medium.The details may be read as under:-


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.
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