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SSC JE Answer Key Released 2018-19 Paper1: Check Expected/ Previous Cutoff/ Minimum Qualifying Marks

SSC JE Answer Key Released 2018-19 Paper-1: In this article, we are going to provide you a guesstimate of SSC JE 2019 Paper-1 Cut-Off marks which will be required for getting a lucrative Government Job. So, let’s have a look at the Expected & Previous Cutoff and Minimum Qualifying Marks for SSC JE 2019 Paper-1 held from 23rd to 27th Sep 2019.

Oct 14, 2019 15:19 IST
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SSC JE 2019 Paper-1: Check Expected Cutoff & Minimum Qualifying Marks and Previous Cutoff
SSC JE 2019 Paper-1: Check Expected Cutoff & Minimum Qualifying Marks and Previous Cutoff

SSC JE Answer Key for Paper-1 2018-19 has been released on ssc.nic.in. Candidates can now check their Response Sheets along with the tentative Answer Keys. Candidates can raise objections from 14th Oct (12 AM) to 17th Oct (12 AM) 2019 on payment of Rs. 100/- per question/answer challenged. SSC JE 2019 Paper-1 Online Exam was conducted from 23rd to 27th September 2019. Based on the difficulty level of the questions, we have guestimated the Cut-Off Marks of SSC JE 2019 Paper-1 for all the three domains – Civil & Structural, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering. SSC conducted the Junior Engineer (JE) Paper-1 for the recruitment of posts like Junior Engineers (JE) Group-’B’ posts in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity Surveying, and Contract domain. 

Link for candidate’s Response Sheet, Tentative Answer Keys and Submission of Representation

Let’s first look at the exam pattern which was followed in SSC JE 2019 Paper-1 2019 Online Exam:

SSC JE 2019 Paper-1 (23rd Sep to 27th Sep 2019)

SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1 was an objective exam which was conducted in online mode. The exam comprised of three sections having 200 questions of total 200 marks. There was negative marking of 0.25 marks for wrong answers. The time duration of Paper-1 was 2 Hours:

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SSC JE Paper - I 2019 Computer Based Exam (CBE)

Sections

Maximum Marks

Duration

General Intelligence & Reasoning

50

2 Hours

General Awareness

50

General Engineering (Civil and Structural), (Electrical & Mechanical)

Part A- General Engineering (Civil & Structural)

or

Part B- General Engineering (Electrical)

or

Part C- General Engineering (Mechanical)

100

Click here to know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2019 Paper-I

Minimum Qualifying Marks for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1

Questions asked in the exam consisted of moderate to difficult level.  The marks of Paper-1 will be considered in final merit List. Let’s have a look at the Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1:

Minimum Qualifying Marks for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1

Category

Civil & Structural/ Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

60 (30%)

OBC/EWS

50 (25%)

SC/ST/Others

40 (20%)

SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2019: Job Profile, Salary Structure and Growth Prospects

Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1

Questions asked in the exam consisted of moderate to difficult level.  The marks of Paper-1 will be considered in final merit List. Let’s have a look at the Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1:

Expected Cut-Off for SSC JE 2018-19 Paper-1

Category

Civil & Structural Engineering

Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

115-125

130-140

OBC/EWS

110-120

125-135

SC

105-115

115-125

ST

100-110

105-115

SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2019: Eligibility Criteria

Previous Cut-Off for SSC JE 2019 Paper-1

Total 569930 candidates appeared in this SSC JE Paper-1 2017-18 Exam and the cut-off for Paper-1 is as given below:

Category

Civil Engineering

Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering

General

117.00

136.25

OBC

110.75

133.25

SC

101.75

120.00

ST

105.00

114.50

OH

91.50

113.00

HH

61.75

83.50

Total 5855 candidates were qualified for Paper-2. Below are the details:

Subject

No. of Candidates Appeared

No. of Candidates Shortlisted

Civil

225723

4433

Electrical

149758


1422

Mechanical

194449

Total

569930

5855

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After clearing the cut-off marks, students are advised to look at the below points for further selection procedures:

SSC JE 2019 Paper-2: SSC JE Paper-2 will be an offline mode exam of 300 marks for which 2 hours will be allotted to the candidate. It is a subjective paper where all the questions have to be answered in a descriptive manner. There is no negative marking and your marks will be based on your writing skills. The candidates appearing in the post of Junior Engineer (Civil) and Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contract) should attempt Part - A (Civil & Structural). The candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical) should attempt Part - B (Electrical) The candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Mechanical) should attempt Part - C (Mechanical).

Click here to know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2019 Paper-II

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