The last date to challenge the SSC CGL 2017 Tier I answer keys is today. Any candidate who has find any discrepancy need to challenge it before 5 pm today. On September 8, Staff Selection Commission (SSC) had released the tentative Answer Keys for the Combined Graduate Level Examination (Tier I), 2017 and asked the student to challenge the answer keys by September 12, 5 pm if they find any discrepancy. SSC will not provide any other option. The examination was conducted from August 5 to August 24 in the Computer Based Mode.
According to SSC, a total of 15,43,962 candidates appeared in this examination which was held in 43 batches across the country. As per notification Tier 1 Result 2017 will be announced on October 31. All the candidates who clears Tier-1 examination will go to the next level, which is Tier-2. A final selection list will be prepared based on SSC criteria and SSC CGL Tier-2 result.
Through Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (Tier-I), SSC fills non-technical Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ non-gazetted posts in various government departments and ministries. This SSC CGL Tier-1 and SSC CGL Tier-2 exam is conducted every year.
The SSC CGL Tier-1 exam is computer based exam. It had 100 questions of total 200 marks. It was one hour paper. The paper was divided into four parts: A, B, C and D with 25 questions each. Part A has questions on general intelligence and reasoning, part B on general awareness, part C on quantitative aptitude and part D on English comprehension. There is negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer.