SSC CGL 2016 Exam Dates

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Nov 19, 2016

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SSC has released the CGL exam date for the recruitment of various posts in the various departments of Government of India and subordinate offices. CGL is conducted by SSC across the country every year. The registration process of SSC CGL is online and it will be closed by March 14, 2016 (5:00 PM). SSC CGL Tier 1 is scheduled to be conducted in a time frame from August 27, 2016 and end by September 11, 2016 at various exam centers.

Here is the complete list of SSC CGL Exam Dates to help the candidates so that they do not miss out any important event regarding the SSC CGL Recruitment.

SSC CGL 2016 Important Dates

SSC CGL 2016 exam dates for tier 1 and tier 2 are given in the following table:

SSC CGL Process SSC CGL Tier 1 Date SSC CGL Tier 2 Date
SSC CGL Notification February 13, 2016 November 9, 2016
SSC CGL Registration Process February 13, 2016 - March 14, 2016 (5:00 PM)
SSC CGL Admit Card August 16, 2016 Onwards November 20, 2016 Onwards
SSC CGL Exam August 27 - September 11, 2016 November 30 – December 02, 2016
SSC CGL Result November 8, 2016 December, 2017

SSC CGL tier 3 and tier 4 exams are tentatively scheduled to be conducted in January 2017.

Read About SSC CGL 2017 Complete Exam Details

SSC CGL 2016 Registration Process Schedule

SSC CGL Registration Process is the first step to apply for SSC CGL 2016. It is advised to check the SSC CGL eligibility before applying for the exam. When starting the registration process, candidate must keep some information ready such as, a valid e-mail id, full name and date of birth as on the class X certificate and an active mobile number.

The candidates must fill in the details carefully because if the information entered is incorrect, then it cannot be changed later. The SSC CGL registration process schedule is given below:

SSC CGL 2016 Registration Process SSC CGL 2016 Exam Dates
Release of SSC CGL 2016 Notification February 13, 2016
SSC CGL Part 1 Registration February 13, 2016 – March 10, 2016 (5:00 PM)
SSC CGL Part 2 Registration February 13, 2016 – March 14, 2016 (5:00 PM)
Fee Payment March 14, 2016 (5:00 PM)

SSC CGL 2016 Admit Card Schedule

To gain entry in the exam hall, candidates will need the SSC CGL 2016 admit card along with other documents. The admit card will contain important information such as, candidate name and roll number, venue and address of exam centre, exam date and reporting time.

SSC CGL admit cards will be made available on the official website of SSC at least 2 weeks prior to the CGL Exam. Candidates can download their CGL Tier 1 admit cards from August 16, 2016 onwards from the respective regional websites of SSC CGL.

The dates regarding the SSC CGL admit card are provided below:

SSC CGL Admit Card SSC CGL 2016 Dates
Download of Tier 1 admit card August 16, 2016
Tier 1 exam date August 27, 2016 to September 11, 2016
Download of Tier 2 admit card November 20, 2016
Tier 2 exam date November 30, 2016 to December 02, 2016
Download of Tier 3 admit card December 2016
Tier 3 exam date January 15 , 2017

SSC CGL 2016 Exam Date Schedule

SSC CGL 2016 Tier 1 exam paper will have 4 sections: Quantitative Aptitude, General Intelligence Reasoning, General Awareness and English Comprehension. Tier 2 will test Quantitative Ability and English Comprehension further. Tier 3 may be a Computer Proficiency Test or Data Entry Skill Test, depending on the post applied for.

The complete schedule for the SSC CGL Exam is as provided below:

SSC CGL 2016 Events SSC CGL 2016 Exam Dates
Availability of SSC CGL Tier 1 Admit Card August 16, 2016 onwards
SSC CGL Tier 1 Online Exam August 27, 2016 – September 11, 2016
Declaration of SSC CGL Tier 1 Result November 8, 2016
Availability of SSC CGL Tier 2 Admit Card November 20, 2016
SSC CGL Tier 2 Online Exam November 30 - December 2, 2016
SSC CGL Tier 3 Will Be Conducted On January 15, 2017
Conduct of SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam January, 2017

SSC CGL 2016 Result Date Schedule

The SSC CGL Result will be announced on the official website. Candidates will also receive an email and an SMS regarding the announcement of the results on their registered email address and mobile number.

The results will be published after each Tier of the SSC CGL exam. The SSC CGL score card can be downloaded from the website. Candidates are advised to take a printout of the SSC CGL results for future reference.

Check SSC CGL Tier 1 Result

The detailed schedule for SSC CGL 2016 results is given below:

SSC CGL Results SSC CGL 2016 Dates
Result of SSC CGL Tier 1 exam November 8, 2016
Result of SSC CGL Tier 2 exam December, 2016
Final SSC CGL Result April 1, 2017

Read More SSC CGL Syllabus

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.