CGPSC 2019 Exam Pattern

Sakunth Kumar Updated On: 26 Nov, 2019 13:19 IST

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CGPSC SSE Exam Pattern 2019

CGPSC SSE consists of Prelims and Mains, i.e., written exam and Personal Interview. The candidates can check the detailed exam pattern of CGPSC SSE exam 2019 here. The Prelims and Mains exam pattern of state service exam 2019 are different, and the for the benefit of candidates, the exam pattern has been mentioned in a simple format below.

CGPSC SSE Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

CGPSC SSE exam pattern for Prelims/ Preliminary exam can be checked below. The candidates must note that the Prelims exam is divided into Paper I & II. While the Paper I exam takes place in the Morning session (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM), Paper II exam takes place in the afternoon session, i.e., 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. The exam pattern for the same is as follows -

CGPSC SSE Prelims Exam Pattern for Paper I

Name of the Paper

Paper I

Subject

General Studies

Total No. Of Questions

100

Marks

200

Marking Scheme

Each Question Carries Two Marks (2 Marks each)

Negative Marking

1/3 marks for each incorrect answer

CGPSC SSE Prelims Exam Pattern for Paper II

Name of the Paper

Paper II

Subject

Aptitude Test

Total No. Of Questions

100

Marks

200

Marking Scheme

Each Question Carries Two Marks (2 Marks each)

Negative Marking

1/3 marks for each incorrect answer

CGPSC SSE Prelims Cutoff 2019

Only those candidates who have secured the qualifying marks as specified below shall be declared ‘Pass’ in Prelims exam of CGPSC SSE 2019 -

Name of the Category

Qualifying Marks/ Percentage

General

33%

Reserved and Physically Handicapped

23%

The candidates must note that the merit list for Mains exam of SSE 2019 shall be prepared on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in Paper I, i.e., General Studies. 

CGPSC SSE Mains Exam Pattern 2019

CGPSE SEE Mains is also a written examination and only those candidates who featured in the merit list after Prelims are eligible for Mains. The exam pattern of CGPSC Mains exam 2019 can be checked below -

Name of the Question Paper

Duration

Marks

Language (Paper I)

3 Hours

200

Essay (Paper II)

3 Hours

200

General Studies - I (Paper III)

3 Hours

200

General Studies - II (Paper IV)

3 Hours

200

General Studies - III (Paper V)

3 Hours

200

General Studies - IV (Paper VI)

3 Hours

200

General Studies - V (Paper VII)

3 Hours

200

Total

-

1400

For more details about CGPSC Mains Exam Pattern 2019, please click on the link below -

Additional Details about CGPSC Mains Exam pattern for SSE 2019

CGPSC Exam Pattern for SSC Personal Interview or Personality Test

The personality test or interview for CGPSC SSE is conducted for 150 marks. Candidates who are shortlisted as per his/her performance in Mains exam shall be called for personality test or interview.

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