Latest Update: SSC Selection Post Exam Pattern 2018 Changed!

SSC Selection Post Exam Pattern 2018 changed

The SSC Selection Post Exam Pattern has been released in the official Notification. There are a certain changes made in the exam pattern this year. Also, the selection process  varies slightly according to the qualification of the candidate. Here, you can find the updated exam pattern for all the three education qualifications – 10th standard, 12th standard, and graduation degree.

SSC Selection Post Exam Pattern 2018

The selection process of SSC Selection Post Exam consists of Computer-Based Test. No interview will be conducted for these posts, as directed by the Government of India. SSC fills those posts, which do not cover under CGL, CHSL, Stenographer & other scheduled exams. After getting selected, candidate will be deputed under Group-‘B’ & ‘C’ posts along with the respective pay scale. Before starting preparation for this recruitment process, it’s extremely important to go through the changed exam pattern and selection process in detail. Scroll down to see more.

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Highlights of Changes made in SSC Selection Post Exam 2018

  • Number of questions changed to 25 and Marks changed to 50 for all sections.
  • Negative Marking for every wrong answer changed to 0.50 marks from 0.25. 
  • Cut-off Marks released for individual categories.
  • Ratio of candidates to be called for each post changed. 

New SSC Selection Post Exam Pattern

The Staff Selection commission will carry out three separate papers for Matriculation, Higher secondary and Graduation level posts. There will 100 objective type questions in the examination. Furthermore, for every wrong attempt, you will get 0.50 marks in negative. The further details of subjects, marks and time duration is given below.

Section No. of Qs Marks Time
General Intelligence 25 50 60 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
English Language 25 50
General Awareness 25 50
Total 100 200

Minimum Marks to score in SSC Selection Post Exam 2018

The SSC Selection Post online notification states that the commission has released a minimum percentage of marks for different categories that candidates need to score to qualify the exam. You can find the details below:

  • Unreserved  – 35%
  • OBC – 30%
  • Other Categories – 25%

You can find the link below to know all details and start applying online for SSC Selection Posts 2018.

SSC Selection Posts 2018 Notification

New Ratio of Candidates to be called for each post

This year, SSC has released a new ratio for calling the qualified candidates for each post. Get to know the details below:

  • For categories having upto 5 vacancies shall be calling candidates in a ratio 1:20
  • For categories having vacancy more than 5 shall be calling candidates in a ratio 1:10

So, now its time for you to complete the application process at the earliest and start preparing for the upcoming examination. Before starting preparation of any exam, it’s necessary to go through the detail syllabus of the exam.

SSC Selection Post Syllabus 2018

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