SSC CGL Tier I & Tier II Cut Off Marks SSC CGL 2015 Exam Pattern

By | 04/08/2015

Check SSC CGL Tier I & Tier II Cut Off Marks SSC CGL 2015 Exam Pattern SSC CGL Tier I 2015 Expected Cut off marks released soon – Staff Selection Commission will hold the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2015 on Sunday 9th, 16th August 2015. This page is dedicated to SSC CGL 2015 Tier I II Cut off marks analysis and Exam syllabus & pattern discussion.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern:– SSC CGL exam will be conducted in two levels,

  1. Tier I (Prelims) – Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  2. Tier II (Mains) – Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  3. Personality Test cum Interview/ Computer Proficiency test / Skill Test (Wherever applicable) / Verification

Scheme of Examination:

Post Tier I Examination Tier II Examination Interview Proficiency/Skill Test Total Mark
Posts for
Interview is
other than
A.General Intelligence +
Reasoning – 50 marks
C. Quantitative Aptitude –
50 marks
D. English Comprehension – 50 marks
Total Marks – 200
Duration: 02 hours
For VH and candidates
suffering from Cerebral
Palsy: 2 hours 40 minutes
I.Quantitative Abilities :
200 marks (100
Duration: 2 hours
For VH and candidates
suffering from Cerebral
Palsy: 2hours 40 minutes
where eligible.
II.English Language &
Comprehension: 200
Total Marks : 400
Duration : 2 hours
For VH and candidates
suffering from Cerebral
Palsy:2 hours 40 minutes
wherever eligible.
100 Marks Computer
Test (CPT)
for post of
Assistant in
CSS only
Posts for
which no
Interview is
other than
-do- -do- No Data Entry
Skill Test
at Speed
of 8000
per hour
for post of
-do- Paper-I & II as above
400 marks
Paper-III Statistics
200 marks(100
100 marks 900
Compiler -do -do No 800

SSC CGL Tier I exam section wise subjects:
1. General Awareness
2. General English
3. General Intelligence (Reasoning)
4. Quantitative Abilities


1. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Tier-I. In Tier-II, there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks in Paper-II and 0.50 marks in Paper-I and PaperIII for each wrong answer.

2. Till Now SSC CGL exam was conducted in off line Mode, but this time they may conduct in online mode also so be prepared. In notification they gave clear hint like this “The commission reserves the right to make changes in the scheme of examination such as conduct of Tier- I and Tier- II examination in on-line mode, treating Tier- I examination as only qualifying and not conducting personality test cum interview for some or all posts etc.”

SSC CGL Tier I Cut off Marks:-

Category wise Tier 1 cut off 2011 2012 2013 2014
Open / UR 86.75 82 96 96.50
OBC 70.25 70 81.50 82
SC/ST 63.50 / 63.25 64/62 75.25/70.25 77.0/69.50

SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern:-

  1. Paper I Quantitative abilities (100 questions, 200 marks, 2 hours’ time, 0.50 marks negative marking)
  2. Paper II English Language and Comprehension (200 questions, 200 marks, 2 hours’ time, 0.25 marks negative marking)
  3. Paper III Statistics only for two posts (Optional for other posts)

SSC CGL Tier II Cut off marks:-

Tier I + Tier II cut off for Interview / Non Interview post 2010 2011 2012 2013 (Re-exam)
Open / UR 424/406 254.25/315.25 349.5 / 333 424.50 / 401.00
OBC 398/378 323.5 / 283.5 319/ 281.5 395.75 / 368.50
SC/ST 364/ 353 & 343/333 281.25/ 290.50 & 247/251.5 284/282.25 & 269/256 359.25 / 334.0 & 345.75 / 314


In Interview you need get at least 25 marks out of 100 marks to get Interview post otherwise you will get Non Interview post but job is must irrespective of your performance in Interview.

For posts like Tax assistants (Central Excise & Income Tax) you need to give Data Entry Test (Typing), Data Entry Speed Test (DEST) at 8, 000 (eight thousand) key Depression per hour on Computer. The “Data Entry Speed” Skill Test at 2000 (Two thousand) key depressions for a duration of 15(fifteen) minutes will be of qualifying nature.

The Commission will hold Computer Proficiency Test (CPT), comprising of three modules- Word Processing, Spread Sheet and Generation of Slides, for applicants for the post of Assistants of CSS.

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