SC CGL Tier – I Exam Pattern:

SC CGL Tier – I Exam Pattern

Selection Commission (SSC) conducted online comprising of 4 sections with about a 100 questions in total and with maximum marks of 200. The entire exam is needed to be completed in a time span of 60 minutes. There is a negative marking of 0.50 Marks for each wrong answer. Therefore, it has become imperative for aspirants to perform well in four sections to clear the exam.

Details are below:

S. No.

Name of the test

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time Alloted

1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50

1 Hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
3 English Comprehension 25 50
4 General Awareness 25 50
Total 100 200

SC CGL Tier–II Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier–II Exam comprises of 2 Practice Sets designed to analyze and evaluate the performance of SSC CGL aspirants. Sets are based on the latest exam pattern, the objective of these sets are to help students develop relevant skills which is required to crack the exam. It provides a coverage of all the three sections of the examination. These sets also equips the student with the ability to assign appropriate time to each section during the examination.



No. of Questions

Total Marks

Time Alloted

1 Quantitative Ability 100 200 2 Hour
2 English Language and Comprehension 200 200 2 Hour
3 Statistics 100 200 2 Hour
4 General Studies (Finance & Economics) 100 200 2 Hour

Paper-1 and Paper-2 are compulsory for all posts.

Paper-3 is only for the post of “Statistical Investigator Gr. II” & “Compiler”.
Paper-4 is only for the post of “Assistant Audit Officer”.
Giving a wrong answer to a question will lead to a penalty of 0.5 marks in Paper-1, 3, 4 and 0.25 marks in Paper-2.

Back To Top