The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will announce the results of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier 1 examination, 2017 on October 31, 2017. Candidates who appeared for the exam can refer to the official website ssc.nic.in. After the links are activated on the website, candidates can check their results. The commission had conducted the Tier 1 examination from August 5 to August 23, 2017. The SSC has conducted the examination in 43 batches across the country, as per Hindustan Times report. According to the commission, a total of 15,43,962 candidates have appeared in the examination.
Here are the steps to check SSC CGL Tier 1 2017 results:
1. Open the official website ssc.nic.in
2. Click on the link for ‘Declaration of Result of Combined Graduate Level (Tier 1) Examination, 2016’
3. Now click on ‘click here’ in the ‘Result’ column. A pdf page containing list of qualified candidates will be displayed
4: The list will have serial number, name of the candidate, roll number and category for which he/she has qualified.
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will also release tentative answer key of the Tier 1 examination on September 18, 2017. The answer key will help the candidates to analyze their performance.
About the exam
The SSC CGL Tier-1 exam is an online computer based examination. A total of 100 questions bearing 2 marks each is asked in the exam. Candidates require to complete the examination within 1 hour. The paper is divided into four parts: A, B, C and D with 25 questions each. The first part has questions on general intelligence and reasoning, the second part on general awareness, third part on quantitative aptitude and the fourth part on English comprehension. There is also a negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer.