SSC CGL 2017-18- Complete information

By | May 19, 2017

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SSC CGL stands for Staff Selection Commission – Combined Graduate Level Exam. The Staff Selection Commission was formed in the year 1975. The authority organizes this exam to hire applicants for different available posts in ministries, departments, and organizations of the Government of India. Thus, the Staff Selection Commission aims at selecting staff for different Group B and Group C posts. 

Recently, the Staff Selection Commission has released the notification for Combined Graduate Level Examination. The registration has begun. So, candidate can check details about the SSC CGL 2017 Notification, Eligibility Criteria, Application form, Exam pattern, and Syllabus here on this page as well as on its official website .

SSC CGL 2017 Notification

The Staff Selection Commission has released the SSC CGL Notification. The registration process for the same has begun. So, candidates who want to apply for the SSC CGL 2017-18 are required to fill the application form for the same before its last date of submission i.e., 16 june, 2017. The authorities of the SSC will conduct the SSC CGL Examination 2017 in three phases that is Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 3, Interview, and skill test from 1st August to 20th August 2017.


SSC CGL Important Dates 2017

  • Name of the exam: Common Graduate Level (CGL) 2017
Details Dates
Availability of the Application form 16th May 2017
Last date to submit the application form 16th June 2017
Admit Card release date for Tier 1 July 2017
SSC CGL Exam for Tier 1 1st August to 20th August 2017
Result Date for Tier 1 September 2017
Admit Card release date for Tier 2 September 2017
SSC CGL Exam for Tier 2 10th to 11th November 2017
Result date for Tier 2 December 2017
SSC CGL Exam for Tier 3 21st January 2018
Interview and Computer Skill test February 2018

SSC CGL 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Qualification required:

In order to apply for the same, candidates must have the graduation degree from any recognized university.

Age Limit:

The age of the candidate must lie between 18 to 27 years.

The authority will give age relaxation up to 15 years to the candidate who belongs to the reserved category. So, visit the official website for details.

SSC CGL Vacancy Details 2017

Official Website
NAME OF Organization Staff Selection Commission
Total Number of Vacant Post 9000+
Name of the Posts
  • Inspector Preventive Officer
  • Assistant Audit Officer
  • Assistant Enforcement Officer
  • Statistical Investigator Grade-II
  • And Other Posts.


Job Category Govt job
Mode of application Online

SSC CGL 2017 Exam Date

Tier 1 Exam date 1st August to 20th August 2017
Tier 2 Exam date 10th November to 11th November
Tier 3 Exam date 21st January 2018

SSC CGL 2017 Exam Pattern

Tier 1

  • The Tier 1 exam will be a MCQ type i.e., Multiple Choice Questions.
  • It will be through online mode.
  • Furthermore, the paper is divided into 4 sections.
  • There will be questions from General intelligence and reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension.
  • Candidate will get 100 questions in Tier 1 Exam.
  • They will be of  200 marks in total.
  • While the total time given to complete the exam will be 75 minutes.
  • For every correct answer, the department will provide 2 marks.
  • While for every incorrect answer, the authority will deduct 0.50 marks.

Tier 2

  • The Tier 2 exam paper will be based on Multiple Choice Questions.
  • It will be through an online mode.
  • The Question paper comprises of 4 sections including the Quantitative ability, English language, Statistics, and general Studies.
  • Candidate are required to attempt the Quantitative ability, English and Comprehension which are the compulsory subjects.
  • Whereas the authority will give General studies paper only for those candidates who had applied for Audit Officer post.
  • The time duration of the paper- 2 hours.
  • Total marks- 200.
  • For every correct answer, the candidate will get 2 marks and for every wrong answer, the authority will deduct 0.25 marks.

Tier 3

  • The Tier 3 Exam paper is descriptive type.
  • It will be through offline mode.
  • The applicant has to write long essay and letter.
  • It will carry 100 marks.
  • Candidate has to attempt all the questions within 60 minutes time period.

Tier 4

  • Tier 4  is the Data Entry Skill test or you can say Computer Proficiency Test.

SSC CGL 2017 Selection Process

The Staff Selection Commission will select the candidate based on his or her exam performance in these selection exams. So, the candidate has to qualify Tier 1,2,3,4 in order to get selected. After the selection processes, the candidate will then be eligible for the document verification round.

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