SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2017 is all set to be announced as the CGL Tier 1 Result 2017 date has been finalized by the SSC authorities. The result of SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level) Tier 1 will soon be declared online. Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has recently announced the date of the result as well as the tentative answer key on their official website. As per the notice, the tentative answer key will be released on September 18, 2017 and result will be out on October 31, 2017.
SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2017- Declaration Details:
- Date for Tentative Answer Key: September 18, 2017
- Date for Result: October 31, 2017
You will be able to check the answer key and the CGL 2017 result on their official website once they are released. Open the official website by clicking on the link given below:-
This exam was conducted by the authority from August 5, 2017 to August 23, 2017. Such a huge number of candidates appeared for this exam that it was taken in 43 batches across the country.
The paper consisted of 100 questions in total and each question was of 2 marks. Also, negative marking is also applicable and 0.50 marks will be deducted from the total for every wrong answer. The CGL Tier 1 result 2017 will be declared differently for the candidates belonging to different categories i.e. General, SC, ST, OBC and PH. All of the categories will have different qualifying marks and you will be considered selected only if you score more than the qualifying marks required as per your category.
- Total Number of questions: 100
- Maximum Marks: 200
- Negative Marking: Yes
- Marks deducted for every wrong question: 0.50
You can follow the below given simple steps for checking your SSC result once it is released on the official website of SSC:
Steps for checking the Result (SSC CGL Tier 1):
- Open the official website of SSC by clicking on the following link- http://ssc.nic.in/
- Now either search through the Latest News displayed on the home page and find the result declaration of CGL Tier 1 exam result or click on the CGL Tier 1 Result 2017 tab given on the top of the homepage.
- Once you’ve clicked on the asked option, a PDF will open showing the list of names of the candidates who’ve successfully cleared the exam.
- Now, you can check your name in the list with the help of your roll number. Your rank will be written in front of your name only.
What after SSC CGL Tier 1 exam?
Candidates will have to give the Tier 2 exam after the Tier 1 exam. Only the candidates whose name has appeared in the lists will be considered qualified to give the SSC CGL Tier 2 exam which will be held in November, 2017.
The marks secured by candidates in SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will not be added at the time of final merit list as this exam is of qualifying nature. Candidates are just required to qualify this exam so that they may give the Tier 2 exam. Only the marks scored in Tier 2 will be considered for the further process i.e. Tier 3 and Tier 4.
For further queries on SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2017 declaration and SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut off marks, feel free to ask in comments.