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SSC CGL Tier 1 result announced, know how to check

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will declare the result of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier 1 examination, 2017 on Tuesday.

education Updated: Oct 31, 2017 13:36 IST
Nilesh Mathur
Nilesh Mathur
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will declare the result of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier 1 examination, 2017 on Tuesday.(HT file)

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has declared the result of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier 1 examination, 2017. The examination was held between August 5 and August 23.

Steps to check SSC CGL Tier 1 2017 result:

1) Go to SSC’s official website

2) Click on the link for ‘Declaration of result of Combined Graduate Level (Tier 1) examination, 2017’

3) A pdf page containing list of candidates who have qualified for Tier II will open

A total of 15,43,962 candidates appeared in the examination, which was conducted in 43 batches across the country.


The Tier-I exam is computer based and carries 100 questions of total 200 marks and candidates have to complete it in one hour. The paper is 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.

The Tier 1 exam is held to select candidates for Tier-II exam. Marks of the Tier-I exam will be taken into account for final ranking for selecting candidates for the Computer Proficiency Tests/ Data Entry Skill Test and also for final selection.

The merit will be prepared on overall performance in Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III. However, candidates will need to qualify all the tiers separately.

The SSC conducts CGL exams to fill up different categories of posts in various ministries, departments, and organisations in the government.

First Published: Oct 30, 2017 16:49 IST