SSC CGL Recruitment 2018 | The Staff Selection Commission has postponed the notification release date for the Combined Graduate Level Examination 2018. SSC CGL Notification for this year is expected to be released on 5th May 2018. SSC CGL Recruitment Notification for 2018 is anticipated by all. Now, Staff Selection Commission has announced the SSC Calendar for the new dates for SSC CGL 2018. SSC CGL is considered to be one of the major examinations to be conducted for graduate students. SSC CGL Application Form will soon be out on the official website of SSC. As per the latest update, SSC CGL 2018 Tier-1 Exam will be conducted from 25th July to 20th August 2018. Aspirants should start preparing immediately. In this article, we have provided all the information regarding SSC CGL Recruitment such as Education Qualification, Age limit, Syllabus, Exam pattern, important dates etc.
Staff Selection Commission has introduced some changes in the Eligibility Criteria for certain posts in terms of Age Relaxation and categories of Persons with Disabilities for SSC CGL 2018. However, the other terms and conditions in the Official Notification will remain same.
SSC CGL Recruitment | Overview
|Organization||Staff Selection Commission|
|Examination Name||Combined Graduate Level Examination|
|Exam Date||25th July – 20th August|
|Job Location||Pan India|
|Official Notification||CLICK HERE|
SSC CGL Recruitment | Total Vacancies
As per the latest news SSC CGL 2018, the number of vacancies is approximately 9000, bifurcation of the same will be declared thereafter. The complete list of regions along with the respective vacancies will be updated after releasing official SSC CGL recruitment notification.
SSC CGL Recruitment | Latest Pay Scale
From January 2018, Dearness Allowance @7% is applicable to Central Government employees in 7th CPC. After 7th pay commission, there will be a hike in salary structure for SSC posts. SSC CGL salary structure is being divided into various groups and grade pay. Group B Pay Scale and Group C Pay Scale are given below.
A. Group B Posts- Pay Scale
- Grade Pay of Rs 4200: Salary in hand Rs 45000/-
- Grade Pay of Rs 4600: Salary in hand Rs 53000/-
- Grade Pay of Rs 4800: Salary in hand Rs 58000/-
B. Group C Posts- Pay Scale
- Grade Pay of 2800: Salary in hand Rs 34000/-
- Grade Pay of Rs 2400: Salary in hand Rs 24000/-
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
|SSC CGL Post||Educational Qualification|
|Assistant Audit Officer||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
|Statistical Investigator Grade – II Post||Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with minimum 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th
Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation
|Compiler Posts||Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as compulsory or Elective Subject|
|All Other Posts||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 Recruitment | Application Form
The online registration for SSC CGL 2018 exam will start on 10th May 2018 and the last date to apply online is 10th June 2018. Aspirants can apply online by visiting the official website of www.ssconline.nic.in. 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.
|The application fee for SSC CGL||Rs. 100/-|
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) Lucents 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|
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