SSC JE 2019 Paper 1 Minimum Qualifying Marks Released on

SSC JE 2019 Paper 1 Minimum Qualifying Marks
SSC JE 2019 Paper 1 Minimum Qualifying Marks

SSC JE exam 2019 Paper 1 online exam was conducted from 23rd September 2019 to 27th September 2019. Based on the difficulty level of questions, the cut-off marks of SSC JE paper 1 2019 cut-off has been estimated for all the three domains- namely Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Civil and Structural Engineering.

SSC conducted the JE paper 1 for the recruitment of Junior Engineer Group B posts in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity Surveying, and Contract domain.

The exam pattern followed in SSC JE paper 1 2019 online exam is as follows:

Sections Maximum marks Duration
General intelligence and reasoning 50  



2 hours


General awareness 50
General engineering (Civil and Structural), (Electrical and Mechanical)

Part A- General Engineering Civil and Structural or Part B-Electrical or Part C- Mechanical




SSC JE Paper 1 was an objective exam which was conducted in online mode. The exam comprised 3 sections having 200 questions of total of 200 marks. There was negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in the SSC JE Paper 1 exam. The duration of the SSC JE Paper 1 exam was 2 hours. The official website to get more information is .

Minimum qualifying marks for SSC JE Paper 1 2019 exam:

Questions asked in the exam were from moderate to difficult levels. The marks of SSC JE Paper 1 will be considered in the final merit list.

Category Civil and structural/electrical/mechanical engineering
General 60 (30%)
OBC/EWS 50 (25%)
ST/SC/others 40 (20%)

Expected cut-off for SSC JE Paper 1 exam:

Category Civil and 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

Previous year cut off for SSC JE Paper 1 exam:

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

SSC JE Paper 2 exam 2019:

Paper 2 of SSC JE 2019 will be an offline exam consisting of 300 marks for which 2 hours will be given to each candidate. It is a subjective paper and should be answered in a descriptive manner. There is no negative marking and the marks will be given based on the writing skill of the candidate.

Stay connected with other applicants through our page, SSC JE 2019 Recruitment.

Read Next