SSC CGL 2017 Updates: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will declare SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2017 on October 31, 2017. Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (Tier-I) was conducted by SSC from August 5th 2017 to August 23rd 2017. A total of 15,43,962 candidates appeared in this examination which was held in 43 batches across the country. As per notification SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2017 will be announced on October 31 and SSC CGL Tier 1 Answer Keys will be released on September 18. All the candidates who clears Tier-1 examination will go to the next level, which is Tier-2. A final selection list will be prepared based on SSC criteria and SSC CGL Tier-2 result.
Through Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (Tier-I), SSC fills non-technical Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ non-gazetted posts in various government departments and ministries. This SSC CGL Tier-1 and SSC CGL Tier-2 exam is conducted every year. All the candidate who have appeared in Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (Tier-I) can check SSC CGL Tier 1 Results 2017 on October 31 at the official website of SSC – ssc.nic.in.
Fortunately, this year no major hiccup has happened and no case of paper leak was reported. As per the last update from SSC, the Commission has registered criminal cases against three candidates indulging in exam related malpractices which included two cases of impersonation and one case of cheating. The official notification for Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (Tier-I) was released by SSC on May 16. A total of 4733 vacancies are to be filled by SSC CGL 2017 exam.
The SSC CGL Tier-1 exam is computer based exam. It had 100 questions of total 200 marks. It was one hour paper. The paper was divided into four parts: A, B, C and D with 25 questions each. Part A has questions on general intelligence and reasoning, part B on general awareness, part C on quantitative aptitude and part D on English comprehension. There is negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer. SSC CGL Tier 1 Answer Keys will be released on September 18.