SSC CGL 2017 Tier 2 Exam details via an official SSC notification have been declared online. Aspirants of the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam are iterated to check the official SSC notification declaring postponement of exam dates and the revised schedule of the SSC CGLE 2017 Mains exam with its gist here. Initially, scheduled to be held in November 2017 end, the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam schedule now has been revised by the Commission now to be conducted in December 2017, keeping details like the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam pattern, marking scheme, syllabus & other details intact. Check SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam pattern and marking scheme to score & prepare well before appearing for the test online.
SSC CGLE Tier-II Exam Re-Scheduled in December 2017 | Check Exam Pattern Here
The SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam pattern is on the lines of the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-I exam which was the preliminary exam with a higher number of questions and marks allotted to each section. The sub-division in the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam is same as Tier-I i.e. division into four sub parts as Paper-1,2,3 and 4. Each paper is allotted a particular subject with assigned weightages to each having fixed number of questions in the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam. Paper-1 of SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam consists of Quantitative Aptitude section of difficulty level of 10th or 12th level questions while Paper-2 has English language section of +2 level difficulty.
The Paper-3 of the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam is of Statistics subject upto the graduation level of difficulty while sub-parts are available in Paper-4 as Finance & Accounting and Economics & Governance. The Paper-4 shall be of same difficulty level as that of Paper-3 in the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam this year.
SSC CGL Tier-II Exam 2017 | Check Marking Scheme & Number Of Questions Details
The marking scheme adopted for the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier 2 Exam ensures negative marking of some order in each section which varies as per the Paper appeared for. The Paper-1 of Quantitative Aptitude shall carry maximum marks of 200 consisting of 100 questions carrying 2 marks each.
SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam Paper-2 consists of the English Language section of 200 questions carrying 1 mark each, making it a section of 200 marks. The Paper-3 & 4 shall consist of 100 questions each carrying net 200 marks wherein the Paper-4 shall encounter further sub-division into 4(A) and 4(b) sections. The SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam Paper-4 (A) of Finance & Accounting consists of 40 questions carrying 80 marks while 4(b) of Economics & Governance carrying 60 questions of 120 marks making a sum of 200 marks of the entire section.
The weightage assigned to the negative marking adopted for the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam is 1/4th of the total marks of each question. Therefore, Paper 1, 3 and 4 has 0.5 marks as their negative marks followed by Paper 2 of English language having 0.25 marks deduction as its sectional negative marking scheme. Candidates preparing for the upcoming SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam shall take good care of these details while attempting the SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-II Exam in December 2017.
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