SSC CGL 2018 Response Sheet and Answer Key for Tier-1

By | January 15, 2018

SSC CGL 2018 Tier-1 Official Answer Keys and Candidates Response Sheet in Announced. Check before September, 2018 and make representations to challenge answer keys.

Update: SSC had activated the link to check your CGL Tier-1 answers with Official answer key. You can also challenge the answer keys by sending online representation at a fee of Rs 100 / Answer

Staff Selection Commission had successfully conducted the CGL Tier-1 Exams from August to September, 2018. This time, the exams were conducted through online mode. Infact, this is for the First time, CGL Exams were held through computer based test. It is estimated that more than 20 lakh candidates have appeared in CGL Online test.

After the exams, are over, aspirants are looking for the announcement of SSC CGL 2018 Answer Keys. Unlike, previous years, when exams were conducted through OMR sheets, SSC releases answer keys, with respect to the particular test paper. But this year, exams were held through online mode, and hence SSC had released the Entire Response Sheet, so that candidates can download it and check them for their satisfaction

So, if you are a SSC CGL 2018 aspirant and looking for the announcement of CGL 2018 answer keys OR CGL Tier-1 Response Sheet, then you are on right website. This is a excursive website made only for CGL 2018 aspirants. We will share each and every details regarding the CGL 2018 Examination.

In this post, we are going to share the exact process for obtaining the Official SSC CGL answer keys 2018 for Tier-1 Exam. So read this post till end and Download the answer keys


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As per the Notification, SSC had activated the Link, containing the Candidate’s Response sheet, that contains Answers Marked by the candidates along with Correct Answers. 

1) For Opening the Response sheet, applicants, will have to login using their Roll No and Password as given in the SSC CGL Admit Card

2) After that, you will your Response Sheet, which contains answers marked by you, along with Correct answer.

3) In the response sheet, there is a link to Save Or Print the Entire Answer Sheet.

4) In case, you feel that Official answer of any Question / Questions is wrong, then you can submit your representation by challenging the answer key.

5) For every single answer you challenge, you need to pay an application fee of Rs 100 per answer.

It is worth mentioning here that Representation, if any may be submitted before September, 2017 before 5 Pm.

Expected CGL Tier-1 Cut off

Now, the Official Answer keys are out, you have matched your responses with the official answers and subsequently, you have calculated, the marks you are getting. The next thing is comparing your marks with Previous years SSC CGL Cut off marks, but that won’t help much, as this time, Cut offs are expected to be at higher side.  

The reasons for higher cut off is

1) As per the reviews, shared the student’s, Paper is easy, as compared to previous years. 

2) As this time, the exam was held through online mode, it became easy for candidates to solve the paper, because, lengthy time consuming questions were omitted, that results in addition of 10-12 marks. as compared to previous years offline paper.

WE have analysed the marks of thousands of candidates and reached the conclusion, that, if you are getting above 130+ marks, then you are at safer side.

As far as expected SSC CGL 2018 Tier-1 Cut Off is concerned, it could be in between 112 to 122 marks. 

SSC CGL 2018 Answer Keys 

CGL 2018  Answer keys, will give you, your estimated score in the CGL Exam. SSC normally takes 2 months for result declaration, but with the help of answer keys, you get to know, your score and by comparing your score with previous SSC CGL cut off’s you will get a rough idea, whether you have to prepare for Tier-2 Exam and start afresh from the Next year’s CGL tier-1 Exam.

Moreover, it is expected that SSC CGL 2018 Tier-1 Result will be announced by 1st week of Oct. If this happens, then this will itself become a record, by SSC for announcing the results in less than a month, thanks to the Online mode of Examination. 

How to Obtain SSC CGL 2018 Answer Keys ?

From this year, instead of answer keys, SSC is releasing the Entire response sheet, that contains, the Official Answer, as well and answers marks by the candidates. 

The answer keys and candidates Response sheet was announced on September, 2018 and Link for sending the representation for answer keys, can be submitted upto 26th September, 2017 (Upto 5 PM)

However, there is also a way you can get the answer keys, instantly after the exam. and these are Non-Official answer keys, released by Coaching Institutes. These Non-Official answers keys are available in 2-3 Days after the exam. Moreover, you can also google your Questions to find the answers of the question.

How to use the CGL 2018 answer keys ?

To correctly calculate your expected score in the upcoming SSC CGL Exam 2018, you should keep in mind the below mentioned  details

1) The answer keys must be genuine and taken from the verified online source.

2) You should match the answer keys with your Test Form No. and your Examination Date & Shift

Note: With the online system of Exam for CGL Tier-1 Exam, you can download the entire answer sheet, without worrying about your Test Form No. etc


SSC had released the Official answer keys better known as Candidate’s Response sheet. If, you have checked, you answers, then kindly share the marks obtained by you in the CGL Tier-1 Exam.

If, you face any difficulty in obtaining the Response sheet, then, post your comments below. We will help you in obtaining your Response sheet

Moreover, there is another Big update on SSC CHSL Exam. SSC is likely to announce the Notification for SSC CHSL 2018 on Oct. The information is given in reply to an RTI Query

3 thoughts on “SSC CGL 2018 Response Sheet and Answer Key for Tier-1

  1. Rukmani

    Re examination of requirement of the post of multi tasking staff in different state and union territories computer-based 2017 answer key


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