SSC JE 2021 Exam Analysis- March 25, Tier-I Expected Cutoffs and exam analysis

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Mar 25, 2021

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The Exam analysis of SSC JE Tier I exam for March 24, 2021is out now. Candidates can also check expected cutoffs and difficulty level of the questions asked in the exam.

On March 24, 2021, the Staff Selection Commission conducted SSC JE Tier I exam successfully. The Tier I exam of SSC Junior Engineer was conducted in two shifts. 

First shift was scheduled in the morning from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon and Second shift was conducted from 02:00PM to 04:00 PM. The time duration of the exam was two hours. 

Candidates who have appeared in the SSC JE tier I exam on March 24, 2021 can check the exam analysis, expected cutoffs and difficulty level of questions below:

SSC JE 2021: Highlights of the Exam

Name of the Exam SSC Junior Engineer Tier I exam
Time allotted 2 Hours
Maximum Marks 200
Number of Questions asked in the exam 200
Marks Distribution One mark will be awarded for the right attempt. 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Cutoffs Through Normalization method

SSC JE 2021: Tier I Exam Pattern

Name of the Subject Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
General Awareness 50 50 2 Hours
General Intelligence Reasoning 50 50

General Engineering :

Part A (Civil Engineering),or

Part B (Electrical Engineering),or

Part C (Mechanical Engineering)

100 100

SSC JE 2021: Tier I exam analysis

As per the analysis of the question papers in both the shifts, it is found that the level of questions asked in the exam was moderate. For detailed analysis of the questions asked in the paper of both the shifts, candidates can look upon the following table:

Subject wise analysis of SSC JE exam

Shifts Difficulty level General Intelligence and Reasoning General Awareness General Engineering
First Shift (Morning) Easy Attempts 33-35 29-31 74-77
Time taking Questions 15 5 30
Difficulty Level Moderate Moderate to Difficult Easy
Second Shift (Evening) Easy Attempts 28-32 34-36 72-75
Time taking Questions 20 2 35
Difficulty Level Moderate to Difficult Moderate Easy

SSC JE 2021: Expected Cutoffs

Category Cutoffs (Expected)
General 160
OBC 150
SC 142
ST 132
EWS 150
OH 123
HH 90

SSC JE 2021: Selection Process

After passing the Tier I phase of SSC JE examination, a candidate becomes eligible for the next tier which is a written type examination. After successfully clearing the Tier II exam, candidates have to go through a process of document verification. Once the document verification is done, candidates will be assigned to the selected areas. 

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.