SSC CGL Answer key 2017

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SSC CGL Answer keySSC CGL Answer key 2017– The answer key of SSC CGL will be released by Staff Selection Commission (SSC). The SSC CGL answer key 2017 of Tier 1 is likely to be released in September 2017. The exam is scheduled to be conducted from August 1 to 20, 2017. The SSC CGL 2017 answer key will be available for all sets – A, B, C & D and for all shifts.Candidates who will appear in the exam can check correct answers to all the questions of SSC CGL Tier 1 exam. To download SSC CGL answer key, candidates will have to enter their user ID and password. Candidates can calculate their probable score of Tier 1 exam based on the number of correct and incorrect answers. Candidates having any doubt with regard to the answers in the SSC CGL answer key 2017, can submit their representations online. SSC after examining the representations will release final answer key of SSC CGL of Tier 1 exam. The final SSC CGL answer key of Tier 1 will be released after the declaration of result. The memory based answer key of SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 will be released by coaching institutes just after the completion of each exam. The SSC CGL answer key of Tier 2 will be released December 2017. The SSC CGL answer key 2017 will be available online only. Candidates can check below for more details on SSC CGL answer key 2017.

 

 

 

SSC CGL 2017 Answer Key Dates

The SSC CGL Tier 1 answer key will be released in September, 2017 followed by SSC CGL Tier 2 answer key in December 2017. Candidates can check below for more SC CGL 2017 answer key dates.

SSC CGL Answer key 2017 dates

SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 events Important dates
SSC CGL Tier I exam dates August 1 to 20, 2017
SSC CGL Tier I Answer Key September 2017
SSC CGL Tier II exam dates November 10 & 11, 2017
SSC CGL Tier II Answer Key December 2017
Submission of representations related to SSC CGL Answer Key Tier I To be notified later
Submission of representations related to SSC CGL Answer Key Tier II To be notified later

How to download SSC Answer Key 2017?

The procedure to download the SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 has been explained below:

  • Step 1: Candidates can download the SSC CGL Answer Key and OMR Sheet through the link or online window given below.
  • Step 2: Enter roll number and password (DOB) in the designated column.
  • Step 3: Click on the ‘Submit’ button after entering all details.
  • Step 4: The SSC CGL 2017 Answer Key will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5: Download the OMR sheet and answer key for matching the reponses. 

Highlights of SSC CGL Answer Key 2017

The SSC CGL answer key 2017 will be released for only Tier 1 and Tier 2 exam. Candidates can read the details of SSC CGL answer key 2017 of both the tiers below.

SSC CGL Answer Key of Tier 1

The answer key of SSC CGL Tier 1 will be released in the month of September, 2017. The SSC CGL answer key of Tier 1 exam will mention correct answers from General Intelligence Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The question booklet of SSC CGL Tier 1 will carry total 100 questions. The total marks allotted to the exam is 200 marks. The SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will be held in Computer Based Mode. As per the marking scheme, each question in SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will be of 2 marks and 0.50 marks will be deducted for wrong questions.The SSC CGL result of Tier 1 exam will be based on the answer key. Candidates qualifying the Tier 1 exam will be allowed to appear for Tier 2. The SSC CGL Tier 1 result will be declared in October, 2017.

SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 – Calculation of Scores of SSC CGL

Candidates after checking the answer key of SSC CGL can calculate their score adopting the following method.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier I exam calculation of scores

Sections Total number of questions Total marks Marking scheme Marks obtained out of 200
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
General Awareness 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
English Comprehension 25 50 Correct answer – +2 Wrong answer – (-) 0.50 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses

SSC CGL Answer Key of Tier 2

The answer key of SSC CGL Tier 2 will be released in December 2017, exam of which is scheduled to be held on November 10 & 11, 2017. The SSC CGL Tier 2 exam will comprise of Quantitative Abilities, English Language & Comprehension, Statistics, General Studies (Finance and Economics). The Paper III is only for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) and Paper IV is for the candidates who have applied for the post of Assistant Audit Officer (AAO)/Assistant Accounts Officer(AAO). The SSC CGL answer key of Tier 2 will contain correct answers to all the 100 questions of Quantitative Abilities, 200 questions of English Language & Comprehension and 100 questions each from Statistics & General Studies. Each section will be of 200 marks. Candidates on the basis of their marks in Tier 2 exam will be selected for Tier 3. The SSC CGL result of Tier 2 will be declared in January 2018.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier II exam calculation of scores

Candidates can check below for the marking scheme of SSC CGL Tier II exam.

Papers Total number of questions Total marks Marking scheme Marks obtained out of 200
Paper I Quantitative Ability 100 200 Correct answer – + 2Incorrect answer = – 0.50 marks. 2x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
Paper II English Language 200 200 Each question would carry 1 mark0.25 marks would be deducted for each wrong answer 1 x number of correct responses – 0.25 x number of incorrect responses
Paper III Statistics(Post of Statistical Investigator) 100 200 Each question would carry two marks. 0.50 marks would be deducted for each wrong answer. 2 x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses
Paper IV (Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) in C&AG Post) 100 200 Correct answer =+ 2Incorrect answer = – 0.50 2 x number of correct responses – 0.50 x number of incorrect responses

SSC CGL 2017 OMR Sheet

SSC also releases the OMR sheet along with the answer key inorder to maintain transperancy in the examination system. The SSC CGL 2017 OMR sheet will be released for both the tiers. The OMR sheet contains the images of answers to the questions marked in the exam. Candidates can download the OMR sheet to match answers from the answer key.

SSC CGL Answer Key 2017 – How to submit challenge?

The window to submit challenges with regard to the answers in the SSC CGL answer key of Tier 1 & 2 will be available for certain period of time. Candidates having any doubt with regard to the answers in SSC CGL answer key can raise objections. To raise objections, candidates will have to login using their user ID and password as provided during online registration. The challenges should be submitted by candidates online and they need to pay Rs 100 for per answers. Candidates can check below the procedure to submit challenges.

  • Click the link provided on this page.
  • Enter user ID and password.
  • Mark the questions for which candidates want to submit the challenge.
  • Pay the requisite fee and submit.

SSC CGL 2017 Cutoff

SSC decides the cutoff of SSC CGL to delimit candidates for next level of recruitment process. Candidates who will secure the SSC CGL 2017 Cutoff will be shortlisted for next level of recruitment process. SSC will fix the cutoff score of SSC CGL depending on the number of vacancies, total number of candidates appearing for the exam, previous year cutoffs, level of difficulty etc. Candidates can check below for the previous year cutoffs of SSC CGL.

SSC CGL Tier I Cutoff 2016

Category Cut off Marks
General 137
OBC 125.5
SC 114
ST 103
EX.S 92
OH 97
HH 20
VH 68

SSC CGL Tier II Cutoff 2015 for Interview Posts

Category Year 2015 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2011
SC 373 365.5 359.25 284 281.25
ST 359.25 349.75 345.75 282 295.75
OBC 411 398.75 395.75 319 323.75
Ex.S 358 361 345 308 293
OH 344.75 340 345 274 246
HH 253 231 228 191 200
VH 332 359 315.25 261 246
General 430.75 426 424.5 349 354.75

SSC CGL Tier II Cutoff 2015 for Non- Interview Posts

Category Year 2015 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2011
SC 345 331.5 334 251 247.25
ST 327.5 308.5 314 242 251.75
OBC 387 365 368.5 281.5 283.75
Ex.S 255 288 226 211 180
OH 323.5 307 305.75 227 208
HH 210.5 182 201.5 123 150
VH 259 307 300.25 225 150
General 410.25 397.25 401 313 315.25

SSC CGL Tier 2 Cutoff marks for Statistical Investigator or Compiler Posts

Category Year 2015 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2012 Year 2011
SC 468.25 448.5 409.75 269 261.25
ST 406.25 358.5 255 250
OBC 523 496 451.75 305 299.5
Ex.S  
OH  
HH  
VH  
General 554.75 532.75 481.75 333 335.5

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