SSC JE 2020 Expected Cut off Marks (Paper-1): Check Minimum Qualifying Marks & Previous Cutoff of SSC Junior Engineer Exam (Civil/Mechanical/ Electrical)

SSC JE 2020 Expected Cut off Marks (Paper-1): Check SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1 Expected Cut-Off marks and Minimum Qualifying Marks along with Previous Cut-Off Marks for SSC Junior Engineer Exam (Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering).

Nov 4, 2020 11:29 IST
SSC JE 2020 Expected Cut off Marks (Paper-1): Check Minimum Qualifying Marks & Previous Cutoff of SSC Junior Engineer Exam (Civil/Mechanical/ Electrical)
SSC JE 2020 Expected Cut off Marks (Paper-1): Check Minimum Qualifying Marks & Previous Cutoff of SSC Junior Engineer Exam (Civil/Mechanical/ Electrical)

SSC JE 2020 Expected Cut off Marks (Paper-1): SSC JE 2020 Paper-1 has been conducted from 27th to 30th October 2020 across India except in Bihar Exam Centres due to Bihar Assembly Elections 2020. Candidates who opted for Examination Centres in Bihar will have to appear for the online exam on 11th December 2020. Based on the difficulty level of the questions, we have guestimated the Cut-Off Marks of SSC JE 2020 Paper-1 for the three domains – Civil & Structural, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. SSC conducted the JE Paper-1 2020 Exam for the recruitment of 887 Vacancies of Junior Engineer (JE) Group-’B’ posts in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity Surveying, and Contract domain.  

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Let’s first look at the exam pattern which was followed in SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1 Exam:

SSC JE 2020 Paper-1 (27th to 30th October)

SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1 was an objective exam conducted in online mode. The exam comprised of three sections having 200 questions of total 200 marks. There was a negative marking of 0.25 marks for wrong answers. The time duration of Paper-1 was 2 Hours:

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SSC JE Paper - I 2020 Computer Based Exam (CBE)

Sections

Maximum Marks

Duration

General Intelligence & Reasoning

50

2 Hours

General Awareness

50

General Engineering (Civil and Structural), (Electrical & Mechanical)

Part A- General Engineering (Civil & Structural)

or

Part B- General Engineering (Electrical)

or

Part C- General Engineering (Mechanical)

100

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Minimum Qualifying Marks for SSC JE 2020 Paper-1

Let’s have a look at the Minimum Qualifying Marks for SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1:

Minimum Qualifying Marks for SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1

Category

Civil & Structural/ Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

30%

OBC/EWS

25%

SC/ST/Others

20%

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Based on the normalized marks scored in the (Paper-I) i.e. Computer Based Examination, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Paper-II. As the SSC JE 2020 Exam was conducted in multiple shifts from 27th to 30th October 2020 and will also be conducted in multiple shifts on 11th December 2020, the normalization method will take into account any variation in the difficulty levels of the question papers across different shifts. The raw marks obtained by the candidates in different sessions will be converted to normalized marks for fair assessment and selection process.

Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2020 Paper-1

Questions asked in the exam were of ‘moderate to difficult’ level.  The marks of Paper-1 will be considered in the final Merit List. Let’s have a look at the Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1:

Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2019-20 Paper-1

Category

Civil & Structural Engineering

Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

125-130

150-155

OBC

120-125

145-150

EWS

115-120

142-147

SC

105-115

125-135

ST

105-110

125-130

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Previous Cut-Off for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1 Exam

Total 3,77,133 candidates appeared in this SSC JE Paper-1 2018-19 Exam and the cut-off for Paper-1 is as given below:

Category

Civil Engineering

Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

127.40

152.16

OBC

122.91

149.30

EWS

118.99

147.47

SC

107.61

133.39

ST

107.01

125.49

OH- PwD

97.45

110.55

HH- PwD

61.61

70.39

Other- PwD

40.08

40.04

Total 10600 candidates were qualified for Paper-2. Below are the details:

Subject

No. of Candidates Shortlisted

Civil

8681

Electrical

1919

Mechanical

Total

10600

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Previous Cut-Off for SSC JE 2017-18 Paper-1 Exam

Total 5,69,930 candidates appeared in this SSC JE Paper-1 2017-18 Exam and the cut-off for Paper-1 is as given below:

Category

Civil Engineering

Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

117.00

136.25

OBC

110.75

133.25

SC

101.75

120.00

ST

105.00

114.50

OH

91.50

113.00

HH

61.75

83.50

Total 5855 candidates were qualified for Paper-2. Below are the details:

Subject

No. of Candidates Appeared

No. of Candidates Shortlisted

Civil

225723

4433

Electrical

149758

1422

Mechanical

194449

Total

569930

5855

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After clearing the cut-off marks, students are advised to look at the below points for further selection procedures:

SSC JE 2020 Paper-2 Descriptive Exam: SSC JE Paper-2 will be an offline mode exam of 300 marks for which 2 hours will be allotted to the candidates. It will be a subjective paper where all the questions have to be answered in a descriptive manner. There will be no negative marking and the marks will be based on the candidate’s writing skills. The candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil) and Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contract) will have to attempt Part - A (Civil & Structural); for the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical) will have to attempt Part - B (Electrical); and for the post of Junior Engineer (Mechanical) will have to attempt Part - C (Mechanical).

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Based on the performance in SSC JE Paper-1 and Paper-2 2020, candidates will be shortlisted for Document Verification.

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