SSC JE Paper-1 Exam Shift 1 October 27, 2020: Check Exam Analysis, Expected Cutoff, Good Attempts Here

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Jan 5, 2021

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Staff Selection Commission (SSC) successfully conducted the SSC Junior Engineer (JE) Paper-1 Shift 1 Exam on October 27, 2020. The shift 1 exam was conducted for the Group-B posts in Mechanical/Civil/Structural/Electrical. SSC will conduct the SSC JE 2019-20 Exam from today, i.e October 27 till October 30, 2020. The said exam is being conducted to fill in the 887 vacancies. 

All the candidates must wear the masks while appearing for the scheduled SSC JE 2019-20 examination. The SSC JE Paper-1 2020 exam was conducted in an online mode on October 27, 2020. The Paper-1 is an objective type (MCQs) with 3 sections and consists of 200 marks with a negative marking of ½ marks for each wrong answer. The exam duration is 2 hours only. Candidates who pass the SSC JE Paper-1 Exam will be eligible to appear for the SSC JE Paper-II examination. 

Check: SSC JE 2020 Exam Pattern (Subject-wise Pattern for Paper 1 & 2), Syllabus & Books 

SSC JE Exam 2020: Shift & Timings 

Exam Date 


Shift I

Shift II

October 27, 2020 

10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

3:00 PM-5:00 PM

October 28, 2020 

October 29, 2020 

October 30, 2020 

Also Check: SSC Once Again Revised Exam Schedule 2020 for Stenographer, CHSL, JE, and Other Exams; Check Dates Here 

Check below for more information on the SSC JE 2020 Shift 1 October 27, exam analysis, expected cutoff, and difficulty level. 

SSC JE Paper-1 Shift 1 2020: Highlights 

  • The overall difficulty level of the SSC JE 2020 Paper-1 Shift 1 October 27 exam was easy. 
  • The technical section in the JE Paper-1 was easy and less calculative than expected 
  • The non-technical section including the reasoning and general awareness was difficult

SSC JE Paper-1 2020: Difficulty Level 


Difficulty Level 





General Awareness 



General Engineering (Mechanical/Civil/Structural/Electrical) 






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