Official SSC CGL Final Result, Cutoff, Merit List 2017

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Staff Selection Commission is conducting Combined Graduate Level(CGL) Examination 2017. This leads to recruitment of various posts in Ministries. Once the exam is conducted successfully the commission will first release the answer key so that the candidates can cross check their answers and estimate their rank. Afterwards the cut off marks will be published on the official website. Only those candidates who have qualified the first tier exam will be eligible to apply for the second tier. Cut off marks will be released tier- wise.

The SSC CGL cut off marks are the minimum marks that the candidate need to score to qualify each stage of the examination and become eligible to apply for the next stage. The cutoff will be released in 3 phases i.e Tier I, Tier II and Tier III and the final cutoff. After taking into consideration of all the important elements like categories wise number of vacancies and number of candidates, the first Tier cutoff will be released. And those candidates who have secured equal or more than the cutoff marks will be shortlisted for the Tier II exam.

The final merit list will contain the names of selected candidates who have qualified all the rounds of SSC CGL exam 2017. And hence the candidates will be appointed for the various post on the basis of ranks and preferences. Below we are providing you all the information regarding cutoff, result and merit list of SSC CGL 2017.

See also: SSC 2017 – 2018 jobs calendar

SSC CGL 2017 Overview Of Cutoff Dates

Aspirants who are preparing for the SSC CGL 2017 exam must keep in their mind the last few years of cut off marks. Although there is no sectional cutoff in this exam, but SSC in Tier II will fix cut off score for each paper as well as in aggregate.

The first tier cut off will be released in the month of October followed by the second tier cut off in January 2018. And then the final cutoff will be released in March/April tentatively. All the cutoff will be released along with the result of each tier.

# Important Release Dates Of Cutoff Marks

SSC CGL 2017 Events Important Dates
  Tier I Examination 1st to 20th of August
 Tier I cutoff release dateSeptember 2017
 Tier II Examination 10th and 11th of November 2017
 Tier II cutoff release date January 2018
 Tier III Examination 21st of January
 Tier III cutoff release date February 2018
 Tier IV Examination February 2018
 Tier IV cutoff release date March/April 2018

The cutoff marks usually depends upon number of factors like categories wise number of vacancies, number of candidates and difficulty level of the exam etc. Every year there is variation in cutoff marks, so, you cannot exactly estimate the cutoff of a exam. But we are still mentioning the categories wise cutoff marks for candidates who have qualified for Tier II 2016.

# SSC CGL 2016 Cutoff marks  

CategoriesSSC CGL Cutoff Marks
  General 137
 ST 114
 SC 103
 EX.s 92
 OH 97
 VH 68

The staff selection commission releases the cutoff marks along with the result of every phase. The important thing to keep in mind is that the SSC CGL cutoff marks vary as per the post and only those candidates will be considered for the next phase of selection procedure who will secure the SSC CGL cutoff 2017.

SSC CGL 2017 Result

Candidates who have enrolled for SSC CGL 2017 must be working really hard to get their name in the final merit list. After the Tier I exam which is to be conducted in the month of August this is year, everyone one waits for the result to be announced. The result of SSC CGL is also announced Tier wise. This is the result of first tier is to be expected in the month of October 2017. Before the result the commission releases the answer key so candidates can calculate their approximate marks.

Based on the tier I result, candidates are then shortlisted for second tier. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) announces the result of Combine Graduate Level (CGL) exam on the regional websites of SSC.

It is important for all candidates to keep in mind that for the final merit list their marks scored in Tier I, Tier II and Tier III will be taken into consideration and their eligibility for appearing in computer proficiency test or data entry skill test. The final recruitment will be done on the basis of final SSC CGL result declared after tier IV.

# SSC CGL Result 2017 Calender

SSC CGL ExamDate Of ExaminationResult Deceleration
 Tier I August 1 to 20, 2017 October 2017
 Tier II November 10 and 11, 2017 January 2018
 Tier III January 21, 2018 February 2018
 Tier IV February 2018 March/April 2018

As per the schedule given above SSC will release the CGL 2017 result.

How To Download SSC CGL Result

The SSC CGL result of all tiers will be available in a PDF file. This PDF states the roll number and the name of the qualified candidates. Here are the simple steps you need to follow to check your result.

  • Log on to the official website of SSC CGL which is
  • Click on the result button on the top of the home page.
  • Look for the SSC CGL 2017 result and click on it.
  • A PDF file will open in your screen.
  • To specifically find your roll number in the list just press Ctrl+F and enter your roll number in the required place (for chrome).

# SSC CGL 2017 Tier I Result

This year the first tier of SSC CGL 2017 will be conducted in the month of August. Only those candidates who will secure the SSC CGL cutoff marks released by the commission as per different category will be shortlisted for Tier II exam. The Tier I result is expected in the month of October. The scores obtained by the candidates in tier I will be released within 7 days from the date of deceleration of SSC CGL result.

# SSC CGL 2017 Tier II Result 

The second tier consist of 4 papers. The Paper 1 and Paper 2 of Tier I are compulsory for every aspirant to attend, but Paper 3 and Paper 4 is only for those who have applied for the post of Statistical Investigator and Assistant Audit Officer  in CAG respectively. The result of Tier II will be declared in January 2018. On the basis of Tier I and Tier II marks the commission will draw a merit list listing names of those candidates selected for Tier III and IV.

# SSC CGL Tier III 2017 Result 

The Tier III of SSC CGL is a descriptive test which is scheduled on January 21st 2018. This test will be of 100 marks and candidates have to score minimum 33% to qualify. On the basis of marks obtained in SSC CGL tier III the result will be announced in February 2018.

#SSC CGL Tier IV / Final Result

The last tier is a Computer Proficiency Test(CPT) and Data Entry Skill Test(DEST) is conducted for only those candidates who have applied for the post of Tax Assistant(Central Excise and Income Tax), Assistant Section Officer of CSS, Assistant Section Officer(MEA), Assistant(SFIO) and Assistant(GSI). This test is qualifying in nature.

SSC CGL 2017 Merit List

The staff selection commission releases the merit of SSC CGL exam separately of every tier. The merit list of Tier I will contain names of only those candidates who have qualified the the first round and are selected for Tier II. Similarly Merit list of Tier II and Tier III are released after the successful completion of the exam.

The finial merit list of SSC CGL 2017 will be prepared on the basis of the aggregate marks obtain by the candidates in the written examination and the post preference. Candidates must also remember that the marks obtained in Tier I will be taken into consideration for final ranking in selecting candidates for CPT/DEST and for final merit list. All the merit list of every Tier is released on the official website of SSC.

We understand how eagerly every candidate wait for  the result and the merit list to be released, that is why here we will provide you every single update through this article whenever any information is reveled by the staff selection commission. And in case you have any queries you can just write in the comment box. We are happy to help in every possible way.

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