Change in pattern of SSC CGL 2016 | Latest updates @ Smartkeeda


As per a recent article published in Allahabad’s Amar Ujala newspaper, Staff Selection Commission has announced a change in pattern of SSC CGL 2016 exam to be held in the month of May, 2016. The article suggests the change in the SSC CGL 2016 exam pattern will noticeably be seen in all the upcoming exam papers.

One point to note here is that these changes are yet to confirmed by Staff Selection Commission, and students, therefore, are requested to wait for the official notice regarding it. Smartkeeda will keep you abreast of the latest happenings that go around related to SSC CGL 2016.

The Amar Ujala article also stated a few other changes regarding the selection process for SSC CGL 2016 exam including a possible change in exam dates. Following is a list of changes mentioned in the article.

  • Tier I paper will be of qualifying nature only.
  • Tier II paper will be conducted online.
  • The dates of Tier I paper may change from the originally announced dates of 8th May and 22nd May 2016.
  • For Assistant Audit Officer Post: Additional papers on Finance and Economics subjects will be included in the Tier II exam.

We would also like to share the article in Hindi below:


All the best!


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