SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 | The Staff Selection Commission released the exam date for the Combined Graduate Level Examination 2018-19. SSC CGL is considered to be one of the major examinations to be conducted for graduate students. SSC CGL 2018 online application began from 5th May to 4th June 2018. SSC CGL 2018 Tier-I exam began on 4th June and will continue till 19th June 2019. SSC CGL Tier-II exam will take place on 11th September to 13th September 2019. Whereas, Tier-III exam of SSC CGL will be conducted on 29th December 2019. The exam date for Tier-IV exam has not yet been announced. Once the date is released we will update you the same in this article. Below we have provided all the information regarding SSC CGL Recruitment such as Education Qualification, Age limit, Syllabus, Exam pattern, important dates, etc.
SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 | Highlights
|Exam Name||Combined Graduate Level Examination|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|Commonly known as||SSC CGL|
SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 | Important Dates
SSC CGL Important Dates
|Release of SSC CGL 2018 Notification||5th May 2018|
|SSC CGL Application 2018||5th May to 4th June 2018|
|SSC CGL Tier- I Exam||4th June to 19th June 2019|
|SSC CGL Tier- II Exam||11th September to 13th September 2019|
|SSC CGL Tier- III Exam||29th December 2019|
|SSC CGL Tier- IV Exam||To be announced soon|
SSC CGL Recruitment | Eligibility Criteria
- Candidate must be an Indian citizen/a subject of Bhutan or Nepal.
- The candidate age should be in between 18 to 30 years old as on 1st of August 2018.
- Aspirants should have Graduation Degree in relevant field as per posts from any recognized University or Institution
SSC CGL Recruitment | Educational Qualification
Candidates applying for the Assistant Audit Officer post should posess a bachelor’s degree in any subject from a recognized University
Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost & Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/ Masters in Business Studies
Applicants applying for the Statistical Investigator Grade – II Post should hold a bachelor’s degree from any recognized University with a minimum 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th
Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation
Aspirants applying for the Compiler Posts should have a bachelor’s degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as compulsory or Elective Subject
Candidates applying for any other other posts should hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent
SSC CGL Recruitment | Age Relaxation
|Gen +PH||10 Years|
|OBC + PH||13 Years|
|SC/CT + PH||15 Years|
|Ex-Servicemen (Gen)||3 Years|
|Ex-Servicemen (OBC)||6 Years|
|Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)||8 Years|
SSC CGL Application Form 2019
SSC CGL application form is released online on the official website of SSC. There is no offline form available for the same. The online application for SSC CGL 2018 began on 5th May and ended on 4th June 2018. The date for online application of SSC CGL 2019 will be released soon after the release of the SSC CGL notification 2019 on 31st October 2019.
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of SSC CGL- ssc.nic.in
- – 2nd Step: Click on the link that reads “Apply” and select the CGL option.
- – 3rd Step: Select the “Examination” link and click on “Part I Registration.”
- – 4th Step: Now enter your “Personal”, “Contact”, and “Educational Qualification” details.
- – 5th Step: Now, click on the “Register” button.
- – 6th Step: You will receive the registration number and password via email.
- – 7th Step: Log in using your “Registration Number” and “Password” and select “Part II Registration.”
- – 8th Step: Now select the payment mode- offline/online and pay the application fees.
- – 9th Step: Upload your scanned “Photograph” and “Signature.”
- – 10th Step: Download the form and take its print out for future reference.
SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 | Application Fees
Aspirants can apply online by visiting the official website of www.ssconline.nic.in. The SSC CGL application fee is Rs 100/-Female candidates, SC/ST/PH candidates, and Ex- Servicemen are exempted from paying the application fees. Applications fee should be paid only through SBI either in the form of challan or through SBI Net Banking or any other bank Credit/Debit Card. Fee Challan form will be generated online.
SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 | Exam Centre
The SSC CGL exam 2018-19 will be conducted across 105 exam centres. Below are some of the examination centres for SSC CGL 2018-19:
|Sl. No.||Examination Centre||Centre Code|
Note: Under some circumstances the examination centres are subjected to change depending on the decision taken by the officials.
SSC CGL Recruitment | Exam Pattern
There are 4 sections in the Tier 1 exam of SSC Combined Graduate Level Examination 2018, with 100 questions which account for a total of 200 marks. SSC CGL Tier 1 & Tier 2 exam will be conducted in online mode. There are 4 sections in the Tier 2 exam of SSC CGL, with 100 questions which account for a total of 200 marks. Tier 3 is a descriptive exam and is conducted offline. Candidates need to write Essay/Letter/Application/ Precis. The Tier 4 of SSC CGL Exam 2018 comprises DEST/CPT these are required for certain government posts. The four tires are indicated below.
|Tier –I||Objective Multiple Choice||CBT (Online)|
|Tier –II||Objective Multiple Choice||CBT (Online)|
|Tier –III||Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi||Pen and Paper mode|
|Tier – IV||Skill Test/Computer Proficiency Test||Wherever Applicable|
SSC CGL Recruitment | Cut off Score
Previous Years SSC CGL Cut Off Score (Out of 200) for Tier I are listed below.
SSC CGL Recruitment | Selection Process
|a) Tier -I:- Written Examination (Multiple Choice- Computer Based Test)
b) Tier -II:- Written Examination (Multiple Choice- Computer Based Test)
c) Tier -III: – Descriptive Test (Pen and Paper Mode)
d) Tier -IV: – Data Entry Skill Test/Computer Proficiency Test(wherever applicable)/ Document Verification
SSC CGL Recruitment | Admit Card
Admit card will be downloaded from the official website of conducting authority i.e. ssc.nic.in. Every candidate who registered for SSC CGL Exam within the stipulated time will be assigned an e-admit card/hall ticket. To download the admit card, visit the website and enter their registration number/date of birth in given fields in order. SSC CGL Admit Card will have details of the examination such as Date of Examination, Roll Number, Code of Centre, Examination centre, Photograph, and Signature. It is significant to bring the Admit Card in the Examination hall, without which candidates will not be allowed to enter the hall.
SSC CGL Recruitment | Best Books
|Quantitative Aptitude||a) Mathematics 7300+ objective by Rakesh Yadav
b) Arihant’s Fast Track Objective Arithmetic
c) Fast Track by Rajesh Verma
d) Quantitative aptitude by RS Aggarwal
e) NCERT books for Maths (Class 7th to Class 10th)
|English Language||a) High School grammar by Wren and Martin
b) Objective General English by S P Bakshi (Arihant)
c) Previous Year questions of SSC by Kiran Parkashan
d) Plinth to Paramount by Neetu
e) Quick learning Objective General English by RS Aggarwal & Vikas Aggarwal
f) Word Power made easy by Norman Lewis
|Reasoning Ability||a) Analytical Reasoning by M K Pandey
b) Reasoning by RS Aggarwal
c) Kiran’s SSC Reasoning chapterwise
d) A New Approach to REASONING Verbal & Non-Verbal by Arihant
|General Awareness||a) Arihant’s SSC CGL Solved Papers (2010-2015)
b) Manorama Yearbook 2016 (English)
c) Lucent’s General Knowledge
SSC CGL Recruitment | Important Dates
|Application starts from||15-May-2018|
|Last date to apply||4th June 2018 (up to 05:00 p.m)|
|SSC CGL Tier-I Exam||25.07.2018 to 20.08.2018|
|SSC CGL Tier-I Result||September 2018|
|SSC CGL Tier-II||27.11.2018 to 30.11.2018|
|SSC CGL Tier -II Result||Update Soon|
We hope this detailed article on SSC CGL Recruitment helps you in your preparation. If you have any query regarding SSC CGL Recruitment or the exam in general, drop a comment below and we will get back to you.