SSC CGL Exam Dates 2021 [Released]

By | January 9, 2021
SSC CGL Exam Dates

SSC has been released the Exam Dates for the SSC CGL Exam, the examination will be held from 29th May to 7th June 2021. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) division of the Government of India conducts the SSC Combined Graduate Level (CGL) exam every year. It aims to recruit talented and eligible graduate candidates for the vacant Grade B and C positions at ministries of the Government of India. This article will give you complete information regarding the SSC CGL Exam Dates 2020.

SSC CGL Exam Dates 2021

The complete schedule for the SSC CGL Exam has been tabulated below:

Activity  Dates
Notification Release Date 28th December 2020
Online Application Process Duration 29th December 2020 – 31st January 2021
SSC CGL Tier-I Application Status Out February 2021
SSC CGL Admit Card 2020 Tier-I April 2021
SSC CGL 2020 Tier-I Exam Date 29th May to 7th June 2021
SSC CGL Tier-I Answer Key Notified Soon
SSC CGL Tier-I Result Notified Soon
SSC CGL Tier-II & III Admit Card Notified Soon
SSC CGL 2020 Tier-II Exam Date Notified Soon
SSC CGL 2020 Tier-III Exam Date Notified Soon
SSC CGL Tier-IV Exam Date Notified Soon

SSC CGL Tier I: It is a preliminary exam on four topics – English, General Intelligence, General Awareness, and Quantitative Aptitude. Each of these sections will cover 25 questions for 50 marks. Candidates need to attempt 100 questions in one hour for scoring out of 200 marks. Each question carries 2 marks. There is negative marking- 0.5 marks for every wrong answer.

SSC CGL Tier-II: This exam also covers four parts – Quantitative Aptitude (100 questions for 200 marks), English Language and Comprehension (200 questions for 200 marks), Statistics (100 questions for 200 marks) and General Studies – Finance and Economics (100 questions for 200 marks). Candidates need to attempt 500 questions in two hours for scoring out of 800 marks. There is a negative marking- 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

SSC CGL Tier III: This exam will be a descriptive type for 100 marks. The exam is of 1 hour and is conducted in online mode. Candidates need to attempt 500 questions in two hours for scoring out of 800 marks. There is a negative marking- 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

SSC CGL Tier IV: This exam will be based on the Data Entry Skill Test (DEST) and also the Computer Proficiency Test (CPT). There is negative marking- 0.5 marks for every wrong answer. Note that at every stage, the candidates are required to check the cut-off list to assess if they have qualified to the next level. Clearing the tiers is a tedious process, but if one is determined, then they can do it. However, one must try and make sure that they attempt the questions that they are sure of, as there is negative marking.

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