SSC CGL 2020: Important notice released

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Jan 14, 2021

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January 14, 2021: An important notice was released by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) on Wednesday regarding the Combined Graduate Level Examination 2020. As per the notice, the Commission is not going to extend the date of submission for the online applications for CGL Exam 2020. Candidates are advised to submit the application form at the earliest and not wait till the last minute.

Quoting the notice, “It is hereby reiterated in the interest of the candidates that aspiring candidates for Combined Graduate Level Examination-2020, should submit their online application much before the closing date i.e. 31.01.2021 and not to wait till the last date. No extension of the last date for submission of online applications will be granted.”

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SSC CGL 2020 - Important Dates

Event Date
Online Application Process for CGL 2020 begins December 29, 2020
Last date to apply online for CGL 2020  February 31, 2021
Last date to pay Application Fee February 2, 2021

SSC CGL 2020 - Vacancy Details

Group Number of Vacancies
Group V Gazetted 250
Group B Non-Gazetted 3515
Group C 2743
Total 6505*

*The number of SSC CGL 2020 Vacancies is tentative.

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SSC CGL 2020 - Selection Process

The SSC CGL 2020 Selection Process will include the following:

  • Tier I CBT
  • Tier II CBT
  • Tier III (pen and paper mode)
  • Tier IV (computer proficiency test or data entry skill test (wherever applicable))


The Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam is conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) to recruit candidates for the Grade “B” and “C” category posts in various Government Ministries, Departments and Offices. The exam comprises of 4 stages called Tiers. While the first two are online the latter two are offline exams. The entire process of registration and communication happens online through the official website of SSC CGL. Candidates are required to qualify each stage of the SSC CGL exam in order to proceed to the next one, before being finally selected.

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