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SSC Issues Important notification to SSC CGL Tier-III Aspirants; Check Details Here

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Oct 21, 2020

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Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has issued an important notification to the aspirants who are going to take up the SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level) Tier-III examination 2019-20. The above-said exam is scheduled to be held on November 22, 2020. The following notification will help the aspirants to avoid losing marks due to the rule of SSC - Unfair Means(UFM). 

Aspirants are advised to follow the below-mentioned instructions/notification issued by the SSC while appearing for the SSC CGL Tier-III examination. 

  • SSC CGL Tier-III exam paper is a descriptive paper that can be written in either English or Hindi. Aspirants shouldn't write the paper partly in English or Hindi, otherwise, they'll lose their marks to zero. 
  • Aspirants are supposed to write their exact roll number on the SSC CGL answer booklet. 
  • They must also affix a photograph and a left-hand thumb impression in the prescribed columns in the booklet. 
  • Aspirants who fail to affix a photo or thumb impression or write the roll number will be given zero marks. 
  • Any personal information including name/mobile number/address shouldn't be mentioned or written on the answer booklet 
  • Aspirants who will mention their personal information on the booklet will be awarded zero marks. 

Check: SSC CGL 2020 Exam pattern 1,2,3 & 4: Check marking scheme, type of questions, and section-wise paper analysis 

SSC CGL Tier-III Exam 2019-20: Highlights 

SSC conducts the national-level exam SSC CGL examination to recruit the candidates for various posts in various departments of the Government of India. 

Name of the Exam 

Staff Selection Commission-Combined Graduate Level (SSC CGL) Tier-III Examination 

Conducting Body 

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) 

Exam Type 

National-level Recruitment Exam 

Question Type

Descriptive Type of paper

Total Marks 

100 marks 

Exam Mode 

Offline (Pen & Paper) 

Exam Duration 

60 minutes 


  • Essay Writing
  • Letter/Application Writing
  • Passage Writing

Also Check: SSC CGL 2021 Tier-1 Application Form (releases soon), Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus & Result (Tier-III, 2018 out) 

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