SSC CGL Exam Result

SSC CGL-Tier (1)

SSC Tier-1 Cut off

SSC CGL 2017 Result: Important Highlights

  • SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut-off is high.
  • Separate cut-offs for Paper III & Paper IV.
  • CGL Tier II & Tier III will be held together.
  • SSC will conduct Tier II & Tier III from 21.12.2017 to 24.12.2017
  • All Candidates have to appear in both Tier II & Tier III (Descriptive Paper).


SSC CGL 2017 Tier-I Exam Analysis

SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 exam is scheduled from 5th August to 24th August. As the first slot of the examination has already been conducted, it is time to go for Exam Analysis of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1. Let’s have a look at the detailed Section-Wise and overall analysis of the first slot of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 Exam.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Analysis (Overall):

The level of the exam can be considered Easy to Moderate.

SectionLevelGood Attempts
English LanguageModerate16-18
Quantitative AptitudeModerate19-20
General IntelligenceEasy21-22
General AwarenessEasy-Moderate14-15

SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Analysis: Quantitative Aptitude

The entire Quantitative Aptitude Paper was moderate level. Questions were asked directly based on formulas. A few questions demanded rigorous calculations. Maximum questions were asked from Algebra, SI, CI, Trigonometry & Geometry.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
S.I, CI, Profit/Loss6Easy-Moderate
Time and Work/ Pipe & Cistern2-3Moderate
Speed and Distance1Easy-Moderate
Average & Percentage1Moderate

SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Analysis: Reasoning

The General Intelligence/Reasoning section of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 exam was easy. While the Non-Verbal Reasoning and Series questions were easy. There were only 1 questions from image.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Blood Relation1Easy
Non-Verbal (Image)1Easy
Odd one out2-3Easy-Moderate
Direction Sense Test1Easy-Moderate

SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Analysis: English Language

In SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam 2017, English language section was Moderate, this time there were no RC(Reading Comprehension) instead there were 1 Cloze Test with 5 questions based on it and questions from it were of moderate level. Spelling check questions were not that easy although the words are very common. Parajumbled questions were also asked.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Sentence Improvement3Easy
Error Detection3-4Moderate
Antonym/ Synonym3Difficult
One word substitution2Difficult
Spelling check2Easy
Cloze test5Moderate

SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Analysis: General Awareness

General Awareness yet again was Easy to Moderate. The major area of focus this year was on General Awareness questions in the field of sports and awards and honors. Science was given a higher weightage this time in General Awareness Section of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 Exam. The overall paper was of Moderate level.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Current Affairs3-4Moderate

SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 Cut-Off

The cut-off for SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 will be released once the result of SSC CGL Tier-1 2017 has been declared. Candidates will get fair idea about their selection chances through the cut-off for Tier-1 of SSC CGL 2017 Exam.

As the exam pattern was almost same as last years’, we are expecting the cut-off to be more or less same as SSC CGL 2016.

Therefore, let’s have a look at SSC CGL 2016 Cut-Off to have a fair idea of the expected cut-off for SSC CGL 2017 Exam.

SSC CGL 2016 Tier-1 Exam Cut-Off

Cut off Marks137.5125.511410397682092
Candidates Available464225619224227113522742141120084965149319