SSC CGL 2020 Exam Update: Difficulty Level Similar to 2018-19 Exam|Check Cutoff & Shortlisted Candidates Details of 2018

SSC CGL 2020 Exam Update- Difficulty Level Similar to 2018-19 Exam: Check SSC CGL Tier-1 2018-19 Cut-off and number of candidates shortlisted last year, as the difficulty level of the questions asked SSC CGL 2019-20 Tier-1 Exam are quite similar to last year’s exam and the 2019-20 Cut-off might be set close to last year’s cut-off by SSC.

Mar 6, 2020 11:51 IST
SSC CGL 2020 Exam Update: Difficulty Level Similar to 2018-19 Exam|Check Cutoff & Shortlisted Candidates Details of 2018
SSC CGL 2020 Exam Update: Difficulty Level Similar to 2018-19 Exam|Check Cutoff & Shortlisted Candidates Details of 2018

SSC CGL 2020 Exam Update- Difficulty Level Similar to 2018-19 Exam: SSC CGL 2019-20 Exam has begun from 3rd March 2020 in online mode across different Exam Centres in India. As per the feedback shared by the candidates, the Exam pattern & Questions asked in SSC CGL 2019-20 Exam is almost similar to the last year (2018) Exam. The difficulty level of the questions is also the same as to the previous year which was – ‘Easy to Moderate’.

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Last year 8.36 Lakhs candidates appeared in the exam out of the total 25.97 Lakh Registered candidates. This year also lakhs of candidates have appeared for the SSC CGL 2019-20 Tier-1 Exam. Based on the number of candidates appeared in 2018 Exam and difficulty level of last year’s exam, let’s take look at Cut-off marks of Tier-1 Exam and the number of candidates shortlisted for SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam:

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SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Official Data

SSC CGL Tier-1 2018-19 Exam Details are given in the table below:

SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Exam Details

Official data

Total number of registered candidates

25.97 Lakhs

Number of Candidates appeared in the Examination

8.36 Lakhs

Overall Percentage of attendance

32.23%

Number of shifts

21

Number of examination venues

362

Number of cities in which examination conducted

131

Number of States/ UT's in which examination was conducted

33

Total number of candidates shortlisted for Tier-2 Exam

1.74 Lakhs

(Around 21% of the total candidates appeared)

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SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Cut-Off Marks

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) used the normalization method for calculating the cut-off marks of SSC CGL Tier-1 2018-19 Exam. As per the cut-off fixed by the Commission total 1.74 lakh candidates were shortlisted to appear in the Tier-2 Exam under different categories. SSC also released separate cut-offs for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer and Assistant Accounts Officer; Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation and all other posts.

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So, let’s have a look at the SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Cut-Off Marks Category-wise for different posts:

SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Cut-Off for all posts EXCEPT Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer/ Junior Statistical Officer

Category

Cut-Off Marks

Candidates Available

General

137.07

51771

OBC

131.18

44078

SC

111.10

27385

ST

103.22

12386

Ex-Servicemen

40.00

8146

OH- PwD

95.55

2727

HH- PwD

40.00

1548

VH- PwD

70.25

1282

Other-PwD

40.00

173

Total

 

150396

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SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Cut-Off for Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer Posts

SSC CGL Tax Assistant CBEC/ CBDT: Salary/ Job Profile/ Promotion

Category

Cut-Off Marks

Candidates Available

General

170.00

6247

OBC

165.00

4464

SC

148.97

2444

ST

141.86

1272

OH- PwD

132.90

335

HH- PwD

102.45

300

Other-PwD

62.19

100

Total

 

15162

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SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-1 Cut-Off for Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) Post

SSC Junior Statistical Officer (JSO): Job Profile, Pay Scale & Promotions

Category

Cut-Off Marks

Candidates Available

General

165.96

3177

OBC

162.35

2008

SC

140.11

1421

ST

129.56

891

OH- PwD

112.48

333

HH- PwD

51.99

333

VH- PwD

64.57

364

Other-PwD

40.00

51

Total

 

8578

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SSC CGL Tier-2 2019-20 Exam is tentatively scheduled to be held from 22nd June 2020 to 25th June 2020 in online mode. As the SSC CGL Tier-1 2019-20 Exam is quite similar to last year’s exam (2018), so the candidates are advised to look at the SSC CGL 2018 Tier-1 2018 Cut-Off. It is quite possible SSC CGL Tier-1 2019-20 Cut-Off might be set close to the SSC CGL Tier-1 2018-19 Cut-Off.

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