What is the scheme for Tier II in SSC written examination?
A: Tier-II of the Combined Graduate Level Examination-2011 will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice and will be conducted over a period of two days during a weekend tentatively on 3 September 2011 & 4 September 2011. It will consist of three different papers/subjects and depending upon the category of posts applied for, the candidates will be required to appear either in two or in three papers, as the case may be.
|Paper No.||Subject / Paper||Max. Marks||Number of Questions||
Duration & Timings for General candidates
|Duration & Timings for VH candidates|
|04.09.2011||I||Arithmetical Ability||200||100||2 Hours 10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon||2 Hours and 40 Min. 10.00 AM to 12.40 PM|
|04.09.2011||II||English Language & Comprehension||200||200||
2 Hours 2.00 PM to 4.00 PM
|2 Hours. and 40 Min. 2.00 PM to 4.40 PM|
|03.09.2011||III||Statistics||200||200||2 Hours 10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon||2 Hours. and 40 Min. 10.00 AM to 12.40 PM|
There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Tier I and Tier II Examination. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
NOTE-I: Paper-I & II are compulsory for all the categories of posts. Paper- III is compulsory only for those candidates who apply to be considered for the posts of Statistical Investigators Gr II & Compiler.
NOTE- II: OMR Type of Answer Sheets will be supplied by the Commission to candidates for recording their answers to Multiple Choice Objective Type Questions. Candidates are advised to read the following instructions very carefully, in their own interest.
i) Part A of OMR Answer Sheet to be filled in Ball Point Pen only.
ii) Part B of OMR Answer Sheet should be filled in HB pencil only, as per instructions given in OMR Answer Sheet.
iii) Candidate should write and code his/ her name, Roll Number, Ticket Number, Name of the Examination as mentioned in Admission Certificate, Date of birth and Test Form Number fully and correctly in the relevant places in OMR Answer sheet. Answer sheet not bearing candidates Name, Roll Number, Ticket Number and signature will not be evaluated and Zero marks will be awarded to them. The Commission prime-facie considers absence of such details/coding as attempt to commit malpractice in the examination or to impersonate. Candidates are advised to follow these instructions meticulously and also duly and fully coded in the appropriate places.
NOTE- III: Tier- I examination will be used to screen the candidates for appearing in Tier-II examination for various papers which will be specifically required for different groups of posts. However, marks of such screened candidates in Tier-I will be taken into account for final ranking of candidates for selecting them for the interview/skill test and also final selection.