SSC CGL 2019 official notification will be released on October 31st, 2019 on its official website. The window for filling the application form for the same will be open for one month i.e. from October 31 to November 28. The Staff Selection Commission holds SSC CGL annually to select candidates for various Group B and Group C posts. The recruitment is done in various Departments/ministries/organizations of the central government. Check SSC CGL 2019 Vacancies
A brief about Tier 1,2 3 and 4:
Tier-1 will take place in multiple slots via computer mode (CBT), with objective type questions. Tier-2 will comprise of two papers Quantitative aptitude and English of 200 marks each. Tier-3 is a descriptive type exam to test the written skills of the candidates in English/Hindi. Tier-4 is conducted exclusively for the post of Assistant Audit Officer. Check Who will conduct SSC CGL 2019- CBSE or NTA?
The below table shows all the important facts about SSC CGL exam.
|Exam Name||SSC CGL 2019 (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level)|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|Exam Type||National Level Exam|
|Exam Date||To Be Notified Later (Tier 1)|
|Eligibility||Indian National with a bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline|
|Mode of Application||Online|
Tier 1 – 60 minutes
Tier 2 – 120 minutes
Tier 3 – 60 minutes
Tier 4 – 45 minutes
Candidates who wish to appear for SSC CGL 2019 should make sure that they are aware of important dates related to the exam.
|Online application starts||October 31, 2019|
|Last date of submission of application||November 28, 2019|
|Admit Card||To be Notified Later|
|Tier-I Examination||To be Notified Later|
|Tier-I Exam Result||To be Notified Later|
|Admit Card for Tier-II Exam||To be Notified Later|
|Tier-II Examination||To be Notified Later|
|Tier-II Result||To be Notified Later|
|CGL Tier-III-Skill Test/Document Verification||To be Notified Later|
|SSC CGL Previous Year Question Papers||Check|
|SSC CGL Important Books||Check|
|SSC CGL Sample Questions||Check|
The eligibility standards for the recruitment examination is given below:
Candidates should have a graduate degree on or before 01.08.2019. Candidates, those are in the final year of graduation can also apply for SSC CGL with their provisional degrees.
A) Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer
B) Junior Statistical Officer
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at 12th standard level
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the core subjects at degree level
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SSC has increased the age limit for SSC CGL Recruitment, though the age varies from post to post. The minimum age limit defined for SSC CGL is 27 years and the maximum age limit criteria is 32 years.
|CSS||20-30 years||Assistant Section Officer|
|Intelligence Bureau||Not exceeding 30 Years||Assistant Section Officer|
|Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue||Up to 30 years||Assistant Enforcement Officer|
|M/o of Statistics & Prog. Implementation||Up to 32 years||Junior Statistical Officer|
|NIA||Up to 30 years||Sub Inspector|
|CBI||20-30 years||Sub Inspector|
|Narcotics||18-25 years||Sub Inspector|
|CBEC||20-27 years||Tax Assistant|
|Other departments||18-27 years||All other posts|
|Age Limit||Date of Birth|
|18-27 years||Born not earlier than 02.August.1991 and not later than 01.August.2000|
|20-27 years||Born not earlier than 02.August.1991 and not later than 01.August.1998|
|20-30 years||Born not earlier than 02.August.1988 and not later than 01.August.1998|
|30 years||Born not earlier than 02.August.1988 and not later than 01.August.2000|
|32 years||Born not earlier than 02.August.1986 and not later than 01.August.2000|
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SSC CGL 2019 Application form will be made available in October 2019 and would continue till November 2019. Candidates can fill the form in online mode only by visiting the official portal (different for different regions) of SSC.
Following steps are required to fill SSC CGL 2019 Application form.
Step 1: Go to the official website of SSC i.e. www.ssc.nic.in
Step 2: Login using your credentials like email ID, mobile number and password.
Step 3: Fill your personal and educational details in SSC CGL application form.
Step 4: Preview the form to crosscheck the information. (No modifications in the form can be made post final submission.)
Step 5: After filling the application form, remit the application fee using net banking, debit card or e-challan of SBI Bank.
Successful submission of application message would be generated. Save the same for future correspondence.
SSC provides a Form Correction facility which allows candidates to edit or modify incorrect information. Candidates are also intimated about the form correction window in case of any discrepancy in the information.
Candidates are allowed to make changes in the following particulars filled in their SSC CGL 2019 form:
SSC CGL application fee 2019 for respective category of candidates is tabled below.
|Female all Category||NIL|
Candidates can check their SSC CGL online application form status by visiting the official website. This would help candidates to know whether their application is received by the respective examination authority or not.
The status displayed on the website could be one among the following
Steps to Register for SSC CGL
The admission ticket or hall ticket will be available a week before the scheduled date of exam for the respective candidate. Visit the official website in order to download the document. No physical copy of admit card through post would be dispatched.
The candidate will need Registration Number/Roll Number and the Password/D.O.B while logging in.
SSC will release SSC CGL Admit Card separately for different levels of Examination, i.e. Admit Card for Tier-I will be released first followed by Admit Card for Tier-II and so on. Admit Card for Tier-II will be issued to candidates who have qualified Tier-I Exam. Similarly, Admit Card for Tier-III will be issued to candidates who have cleared the Tier-II Exam and so on.
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Candidates would be selected through a 4-tier selection process of SSC in which fourth tier would be of qualifying nature only. Tier 1 comprises 100 MCQs based on general aptitude to be done within one hour.
Tier-2 is a descriptive test comprising two papers of Mathematics and English with each being of 200 marks and of 2 hours duration.
Tier 3 would be a subjective exam of 1-hour duration. Tier 4 would be typing test/computer proficiency test.
|Mode of Examination||Online (Except tier-3)|
|Number of questions||100 (in Tier 1 and Mathematics Tier-2), 200 (English Tier 2)|
|Maximum Marks||200 in Tier 1, 400 in Tier 2, 100 in Tier 3|
|Duration||1 Hour (Tier 1), 2 Hours (Tier 2), 1 Hour (Tier 3)|
|Sections||4 (In Tier 1)|
Check detailed SSC CGL Exam Pattern
The major sections asked in SSC CGL 2019 Preliminary Exam are General Awareness, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language.
Mains Exam will be conducted online and is an objective multiple choice exam. The major sections asked in Mains Exam are Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and Comprehension, Statistics, General Studies (Finance and Economics).
Tier-IV examination comprises of a couple of skill sets required for certain Government Posts all over the country.
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SSC CGL 2019 Result will be declared in October-November, 2020 on the official website. Candidates would be required to login the online portal in order to check their results.
The results would be compiled in post-wise and marks-wise manner with the candidate scoring highest marks overall being credited with All India Rank (AIR) 1. Job allotments would be done on the basis of AIR of the candidate.
Candidates qualifying all the Tiers of SSC CGL exam as well as those who have not qualified the exam would be able to check their respective scores published on the official website.
SSC publishes scores of the candidates after each tier of the exam and also at the time of completion of the entire selection process.
Following steps can be followed in order to check your SSC CGL 2019 score.
SSC CGL exam is divided into 4 stages i.e. Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 3 and finally Tier 4.
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Successful candidates would be placed in various Central government ministries, departments and offices across the country based on their performance in the exam and the preference filled by them at the time of making an application for the exam.
Joining letters would be issued within a month or two of the completion of the entire process of examination, including the document verification stage. Candidates would be informed in regards to the issuance of the joining letter well in advance.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.