The Ssc Cgl Exam: An Overview

Naina Sharma
Apr 03, 2020   •  1 view

The SSC CGL 2020 is already underway. Getting a good score and cracking the examination can be very easy if you follow the exam pattern and syllabus and prepare accordingly. The SSC conducted the CGL Examination Tier 1 from 2nd March to 11th March 2020 and from 22nd June 2020 to 25th June 2020 the CGL Tier 2 and Tier 3 exam will be conducted in an online mode. Candidates must follow a certain strategy for preparation if they wish to ace the examination. Syllabus of SSC CGL

The Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam consists of four phases which are conducted annually by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) SSC CGL Exam will be conducted in four phases Tier- 1, Tier- 2, Tier- 3 and Tier - 4

This SSC CGL exam is a great opportunity for candidates who wish to work under the Government of India in various departments, offices or organizations.

The different Tiers are:-

Tier-1- Objective multiple choice Tier-2- Objective multiple choice Tier-3- Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi Tier-4- Skill test: Data Entry Speed Test (DEST)/ Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) and Document Verification


SSC CGL exam preparation should be executed with a proper strategy and a proper study plan. Candidates must be aware of the complete syllabus and exam pattern. Since there are a lot of topics covered under the syllabus so choosing the right source to study is very important. Understanding the concepts becomes a lot easier when you have the right study material. Practicing a wide variety of questions is very important as well. Coaching and online test series can be of great help during exam preparation.


Solving mock tests and online test series can help a lot in your preparation. It prepares you well for the examination. It helps you understand the exam paper pattern but also helps in learning time management while solving the paper. Practice papers are made keeping in mind last years exam pattern and level of questions


An e-admit card/call letter will be assigned to every candidate who registers for the SSC CGL Exam which can be downloaded from the official website of SSC. First, the admit card for the CGL Tier- 1 Exam will be released followed by the CGL Tier-2 exam admit card given only to those candidates who qualify for the Tier 1 exam.

SSC CGL 2020 RESULT After the completion of each tier exam, the Staff Selection Commission will release the results in four stages. Candidates need to qualify every tier in order to get to the other one.

SSC CGL 2020 CUT OFF The SSC CGL cut off will be released in four stages after completing every tier exam. Candidates selected in one round progress to the other one.

We hope that this article will help you in your preparation for SSC CGL 2020.