The official notification of the SSC CGL 2021 application form has been released on 29 December 2020 by the Staff Selection Commission. Candidates registered for SSC CGL 2021 exam in online mode only at the official website – ssc.nic.in. The interested candidates can fill the application form online by 31 January 2021. The SSC CGL Application fee is Rs. 100, however, women, SC, ST, PWD, and Ex-servicemen are exempted from fee payment. The registration fees can be paid online mode via BHIM UPI, Debit/ Credit Card, and Netbanking.
Candidates possessing a bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply for SSC CGL 2021.
|Exam Name||Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level Exam|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|SSC CGL Application Form Available at||ssc.nic.in|
|SSC CGL Application Fees 2020||INR 100/-, Women, SC, ST, PwD, ESM exempted.|
|Mode of Payment||Online and Offline|
|SSC CGL Application Fees Payment Methods||Online (BHIM UPI, Net Banking, Credit/ Debit Card)
Offline (Pay Cash at any SBI branch)
|SSC CGL Exam Events||SSC CGL Exam Dates|
|Application forms||29-Dec-2020 to 31-Jan-2021|
|Last date for online fee payment||02-Feb-2021|
|Last date for the generation of offline Challan||04-Feb-2021|
|Last date for offline fee payment||06-Feb-2021|
|SSC CGL Tier-I exam||29-May-2021 to 07-Jun-2021|
The process of filling up SSC CGL Application Form includes two parts – In Part 1, you have to register yourself and upload your photo and signature while in Part 2, you have to fill the SSC CGL application form and pay the registration fees. It is advisable to read SSC CGL Official Notification 2020, before initiating the application procedure.
Pre-requisites for SSC CGL Registration 2021
Candidates should keep the following documents and details handy before beginning to fill SSC CGL Application Form 2021:
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Candidates have to follow the below-given steps to successfully fill the SSC CGL application form 2021:
Candidates have to upload scanned images of their photograph and signature in the prescribed guidelines:
|Photograph||20 – 50 Kbs||3.5 cm X 4.5 cm||.jpg/ .jpeg/ .png|
|Signature||10 – 20 Kbs||4 cm X 3 cm||.jpg/ .jpeg/ .png|
|For General /OBC/ EWS Male||INR 100|
|For SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex-servicemen candidates||Nil|
|For All Female candidates||Nil|
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|Details Asked||Filling Criteria|
|Name of the Center and Code:||Select center and code from the drop-down list|
|Name||As present in the Matriculation/Secondary Examination Certificate Do not use prefix such as Mr/Mrs etc|
|Father's Name||Do not prefix such as Shri/Dr etc|
|Mother's Name||Do not prefix such as Shri/Dr etc|
|Date of Birth||Select date, month and year from the dedicated drop-down list Enter the date of birth as present in the Matriculation/Secondary Examination Certificate|
|Aadhaar Number||Enter unique Aadhaar card number|
|Gender, Nationality, Category||Choose your Gender, Nationality, and Category from the drop-down list|
|Choose an applicable option from the drop-down list:
Whether Physically Handicapped
Whether Fee Exemption Claimed
Claiming Age relaxation
Whether belonging to Minority
|Postal Details: Complete Postal Address including District/City, State/UT, PIN code, Mobile and E-Mail||No need to mention the name again before entering the correct postal address along with PIN code|
|SSC Post Preferences:||30 different posts are available and the code corresponding to each post must be entered in the 30 boxes provided.|
|Educational Details:||Select the qualification degree, subject, and year of passing from the drop-down list. The percentage obtained in the qualifying degree examination must be entered.|
|Work Experience Details:||Enter Name of Occupation, Description, and Nature of Work along with selecting the starting date to the end date from the drop-down list|
Candidates have to be extremely careful as there is no option for editing the filled details after the Final Submission of the SSC CGL Application. However, if an error occurs at the time of filling of details in the registration part, candidates can start the entire procedure of Registration I again. SSC accepts the application which is last filled by the candidates.
Candidates must also make sure to note down the Registration Number (which is also sent to the Registered Email Id) after the completion of Registration Part I since this cannot be retrieved if lost.
Once the aspirants submit their SSC CGL Application Form and if the Commission accepts the forms, the candidates can check their application status. To check their application status, the candidates should go to the official website and click the view application status and then need to provide the below-mentioned details:
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The aspirants will be capable to download the admit card if they fill their SSC CGL Application Form successfully. For each stage of the exam, the authorities will issue SSC CGL Admit Card 2021. The candidates find the important details like name, roll number, exam date, exam time and exam center, center code on the admit card. Do not forget to keep a printed copy of the SSC CGL Admit Card 2021 after downloading it.
Question: Can the SSG CGL 2021 application be done in offline mode?
Answer: No. SSC CGL 2021 application procedure is entirely online.
Question: What is the age criterion for applying?
Answer: Candidates must be between 18-32 years (as on January 1, 2021).
Question: What is the minimum qualification required for applying?
Answer: Candidates must have a Bachelor's Degree from a recognized institution/University. Candidates can have a degree from any stream.
Question: What are the modes of payment of Application Fee?
Answer: Application fee of Rs. 100/- can be paid in the online mode or offline mode.
Online mode includes Credit/Debit Card, Net Banking, BHIM UPI.
Offline Mode involves challan payment in any branch of SBI.
Question: What are the steps involved in applying for the SSC CGL 2021?
Answer: There are two steps, namely Registration Part I and Registration Part II.
Registration Part I consists of filling up of all the Personal, educational details, etc. and Post Preferences.
Registration Part II consists of Uploading of Photograph and Signature.
Question: Is there any way to correct mistakes in the application form after the Final Submission?
Answer: There is no way to correct the mistakes or modify the application after the Final Submission. The entire procedure of registration has to be started again.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.