|Mode of Examination||Scheme of Examination||Marks||Time|
|Pen and Paper||Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi (writing of Essay /Precis /Letter/Application Writing etc.||100||60 minutes80 Minutes (For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy)|
Tier 3 has been introduced w.e.f. CGLE 2018.
The exam would be a descriptive type.
Paper Mode: Tier 3 would be an offline paper.
It will carry 100 marks and the duration of the paper would be one hour.
This Tier has been introduced to assess the writing skills of the candidates which are necessary for Government jobs.
The Paper would comprise writing of an Essay / Passage of 250 words and Letter / Application Writing of approximately 150 words.
The qualifying marks in Tier-III would be 33 per cent.
The paper will have to be written either in Hindi or in English.
The questions in this paper would be of 10+2 standard.
The marks obtained by the candidates in Tier I & Tier II, together, would determine the eligibility of the candidates to appear in Tier III & Tier IV.