SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment - Notification Will Release on 16th May

SSC CGL 2017 Overview :

The Staff Selection Commission will be made an announcement of approving 10000 to 15000 via SSC CGL recruitment 2017 for candidates to recruit them to the position of Assistant, Inspector, Sub Inspector, Auditor, Tax Assistant, etc. All the eligible applicants can apply and fill the online SSC CGL application from 2017 from 16th May 2017 via SSC official website - For more details regarding the SSC CGL 2017 Examination and vacancies, must read the below give information. Last year, SSC (Staff Selection Commission) announced around 4,117 CGL posts to recruit the eligible candidates for Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Grade - “B” and “C” categories posts in several Govt Ministries/Departments.

Latest Updates: - "The SSC CGL 2017 Notification will be released on 16th May & Online Registration will start from 16th May and Close on 16th June 2017"

"Earlier, the SSC was expected to release SSC CGL 2017 recruitment notification on 11th March and after that in 2nd week of April 2017. However, the now latest news is that the notification will be released on 16th May and SSC CGL Tier-I exam will be scheduled from 1st August to 20th August 2017."

About SSC CGL: The SSC stands for the Staff Selection Commission, which is an organization of India Government that works to recruit skilled candidates for various posts in the several Ministries and Departments of the Government of India as well as Subordinate Offices. SSC conducts CGL (Combined Graduate Level) exam early for the eligible candidates to give an opportunity for working in the Staff Selection Commission department.  SSC department headquarter is located in New Delhi, India. However, presently it has seven Regional offices in India, which are located at Mumbai, Allahabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Guwahati, and Bangalore. In addition to, it also has two Sub- Regional offices at Chandigarh and Raipur.

SSC CGL 2017 Vacancy Details :

Examination Name: SSC CGL 2017

SSC CGL Full Form: Staff Selection Commission / Combined Graduate Level

Organized by: Staff Selection Commission

Exam Level: All India

Exam Mode: Tier 1, Tier 2 – Online, Tier 3 – Offline

Total Number of Posts - 10000

Name of Posts - Group “B” and Group “C”

SSC CGL 2017 Group “B” Posts:-

  • Assistant Audit Officer
  • Assistant Section Officer
  • Assistant
  • Inspector (Central Excise)
  • Inspector (Preventive Excise)
  • Inspector(Examiner)
  • Assistant Enforcement Officer
  • Sub Inspector
  • Statistical Investigator Gr.II

SSC CGL 2017 Group “C” Posts:-

  • Inspector (Income Tax)
  • Auditor
  • Accountant/ Junior Accountant
  • Sr. Secretariat Assistant
  • Tax Assistant
  • Compiler
  • Sub Inspector

SSC CGL 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

SSC CGL 2017 Exam eligibility criteria has been decided as per the posts. We have given the full details of education Qualification as per the requirement. Candidates should check the given table maintained below.

S.No Post's Name Needed Educational Qualification
1 Assistant Audit Officer Chartered Accountant / Management Accountant / Company Secretary / Masters in Commerce / Masters in Business Studies / Masters in Business Administration (Finance) / Masters in Business Economics.
2 Statistical Investigator Grade – II Bachelor Degree in Statistics from a recognized University / Bachelor Degree in Mathematics with statistics / Bachelor Degree in Economics with statistics / Bachelor Degree in Commerce with Statistics
3 Compiler Bachelor's Degree from any recognized University with Economics / Statistics / Mathematics as compulsory / Elective Subject
4 All Other Posts Any Bachelor's Degree from a recognized University / equivalent

Candidates, who are eligible as per the given SSC CGL education qualification, only those are allowed to apply online for SSC CGL application from 2017. However, who are not eligible as per the given educational criteria, are not eligible for the SSC CGL Examination 2017. Candidates are suggested to wait till the official release of SSC CGL notification 2017, which will release soon.

SSC CGL Age Limit :

Candidate’s minimum age should be 18 years and applicants age must be under the decided age criteria as per the SSC CGL 2017 Posts. Age relaxation will be application only for the reserved category candidates as per the Government rule - such as OBC-3 years, SC/ST- 5 years, and PH – 10 years.


Post Name

Age Limits


Assistant Section Officer, Sub-Inspector (Group “B”)

20 to 30 years


Intelligence Bureau Assistant Post

21 to 27 years


Inspector of Income Tax, Inspector of Central Excise, Inspector (Preventive officer), Upper Division Clerk, Inspector (CBN) Compiler, Assistant Enforcement Officer, Inspector (Examiner), Junior Accountant, Sub-Inspector (CBN), Inspector of Posts, Divisional Accountants, Auditors, Tax Assistants, and Auditor

20 to 30 years


Assistant Audit Officer, Assistant Enforcement Officer

Not exceeding by 30 years


Statistical Investigator Gr. II

Up to 32 years


Sub-Inspector (Group “C”)

18 to 25 years

Note - All the important and required information available here about the SSC CGL 2017 examination and application from. Nevertheless, Candidates are suggested to read SSC CGL 2017 Notification to know the SSC CGL 2017 Eligibility Criteria, Age Limit, exam pattern, selection procedure, etc.

SSC CGL 2017 Important Dates :

  • SSC CGL 2017 Notification Release Date- 16th May 2017
  • SSC CGL 2017 Online Application From Release Date - 16th May 2017
  • Last date of Online Application form Registration - 16th June 2017
  • SSC CGL 2017 E-Admit card Tier-I Release Date - Last week of July 2017
  • SSC CGL 2017 Tier-I Examination Date - 1st August to 20th August 2017
  • SSC CGL 2017 Tier-I Result Declaration Date - September 2017
  • SSC CGL Tier-II Exam 2017 Date - 10th Nov to 11th Nov 2017
  • SSC CGL Tier-II 2017 Result declaration Date - December 2017
  • SSC CGL 2017 Tier-III Exam Date - 21st January 2018
  • Computer Skill Test (Tier-IV) - February 2018

SSC CGL 2017 Application Form :

All the Interested and Eligible candidates can apply for the SSC CGL Examination by filling the SSC CGL 2017 Application form online through the official website of SSC. Online Application form will be soon available on the official website, whereby candidates can fill SSC CGL 2017 online from easily from anywhere.

How to Apply for SSC CGL 2017 Examination? 

  • Firstly, candidates must have to open the below given link
  • Open the SSC CGL Online Application from 2017 window
  • SSC CGL 2017 Online from is divided in the two Parts - Part-1 and Part-2
  • Part I Registration - Candidate have to fill basic information and preference of posts
  • Part II Registration - Candidate have to fill payment details, upload scanned signature and photograph
  • Candidates must have to upload recently taken photo in JPG format. The size of image less than 12kb and greater than 4kb with the resolution of 100*120 pixels.
  • Candidates must have to upload scanned signature in JPG format. The size of image less than 12kb and greater than 1kb with the resolution of 140*60 pixels.
  • After completing the Part-2 Registration, Candidate should take the print out of the submitted application form.

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SSC CGL 2017 Application Fee - All the candidates (who want to full SSC CGL 2017 Application from) must have to pay 100/- Rupees application fee. Applications may submit the fee through the SBI challan/net banking and credit/debit card. All the Females, SC/ST, PH, Ex-Servicemen applications no need to pay any application fee charge, because SSC has made the CGL application fee exemption for them.

SSC CGL 2017 Exam Pattern :

SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Pattern: - SSC CGL Tier-I exam carries all the objective type question and will be conducted online. It is devided in 4 parts - General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness / knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension. The Tier-I exam carries 100 questions and each question take 2 marks. Examination duration is decided for 75 minutes. However, there will be 0.50 marks negative marking of for each wrong answer.

Subject Name Number of Questions Maximum Marks Negative Marking (for every incorrect answer) Exam Duration
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 50 0.50 75 mins
General Awareness 25 50 0.50
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50 0.50
English Comprehension 25 50 0.50
Total 100 200

SSC CGL Tier-II Exam Pattern: - SSC CGL Tier-II exam carries all the objective type question and will be conducted online. It is deviced in four Papers. In which 1st and 2nd paper is mandatory for all posts, 3rd paper is only for the Statistical Investigator Gr. II and Compiler post. In addition to, 4th paper is only for the Assistant Audit Officer post. The Tier-II exam carries 200 questions & each question take 2 marks. Examination duration is decided for 2 hours for each paper. However, there will be negative marking for each wrong answer of 0.50 marks for paper 1st, 3rd, 4th and 0.25 for paper 3rd.

  • Paper- 1 Quantitative Ability
  • Paper-2 English Language and Comprehension
  • Paper-3 Statistics
  • Paper-4 General Studies (Finance and Economics)
Subject Name Number of Questions Maximum Marks Negative Marking (for every incorrect answer) Exam Duration
Quantitative Abilities 100 200 0.50 2 hours
English Language & Comprehension 200 200 0.25 2 hours
Statistics* 100 200 0.25 2 hours


  • For Tax Assistant: Data Entry Skill test at Speed of 8000 key depressions per hours.
  • Pen and Paper Mod Descriptive paper for English/Hindi introduction
  • Interview - 100 Marks, only for those posts in which it is prescribed


  • For Assistant Post in CSS: A Computer Proficiency exam with spreadsheet, Word Processing, and generation of Slides Modules.
  • Final SSC CGl 2017 Merit List will be prepared on the basis of Overall performance in Tier I, II, II exam.

SSC CGL 2017 Selection Process :

SSC CGL Selection Process 2017 includes 4 tiers steps, which are maintained below:-

  • Tier-1 Exam: Online Examination (Objective Type) (200 Marks)
  • Tier-2 Exam: Online Examination (Objective Type) (each paper carry 200 marks)
  • Tier-3 Exam: Written Examination (Descriptive Type) (100 Marks)
  • Tier-4 Exam: Computer Test / Skill Test (wherever applicable)

SSC CGL 2017 Syllabus :

General Intelligence & Reasoning: This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/pattern –folding & unfolding, Figural Pattern – folding and completion, Indexing, Address matching, Date & city matching, Classification of centre codes/roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics, if any.

General Knowledge for SSC CGL 

General Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate's general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research.

Quantitative Aptitude: The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be the computation of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion,Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons , Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.

English Comprehension: Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension, and writing ability, etc. would be tested. The questions in Parts A, B, & D will be of a level commensurate with the essential qualification viz. Graduation and questions in Part C will be of 10th standard level.

SSC CGL Admit Card 2017 :

The candidates who have successfully submitted the SSC CGL Application form 2017 from the official website, we want to inform them, the SSC CGL Tier-I Call Letter  will release in last week of July because exam is going to be held from 1st to 20th August 2017. It means all the candidates will able to download SSC CGL Admit Card 2017 for Tier-I exam in July with all the details.

SSC CGL Cut Off 2017 :

Cut-Off marks are the minimum marks required for qualifying the exam. The SSC CGL cut-off marks will be released with the SSC CGL 2017 result declaration. The SSC CGL cut-off 2017 for Tier I and II Exam would depend on the level of paper, the difficulty level of the journal, and number of students appeared for the examination, etc.

SSC CGL Result 2017 :

After the completion of Tier-I exam, the SSC CGL 2017 Result for Tier I will be declared in September 2017 and SSC CGL Tier-II exam result will be announced in December. After the Tier I and II stages are completed, the candidate would be called for the SSC CGL Tier-III i.e. interview which will be followed by Tier IV i.e. Group Discussion and Interview, and the Final SSC CGL Result 2017 will be declared after few months.

SSC CGL 2017 Online Test Series :

To excel the art of perfection, you need to practice hard. So here we are with a motto to help you with SSC CGL Online Test Series 2017 that will offer you free mock test along with three separate analysis to improve hold on the subjects. These tests will determine your position and your current status. These will be based on new pattern and updated syllabus. We even come up with a sectional test to improvise your local knowledge and make it stronger. With this, we also have a doubt solving panel and streaming videos on YouTube to help you sort your problems. The test series is bilingual i.e. it will be provided in English and Hindi to keep the user at ease. The site will also provide the quick solution to all the problems mentioned. We have even launched our application through which you can access all the free mock test.

SSC CGL Previous Year Papers :

We have also provided past year papers to widen your knowledge about the type of questions asked in this examination. These exam papers will surely help you in keeping a hold on the sections and particular subject as well. Therefore, here we have listed SSC CGL Previous Year Papers which will surely play a great role for you to qualify the exam. You can visit our official last year paper section for more details.

SSC CGL Preparation Tips :

Here we have listed some tips and tricks for the SSC CGL 2017 Exam Preparation. Therefore, have a look at the points mentioned below.

  • First of all, you need to study hard for the exam no matter what.
  • You have to be consistent in your learning process to achieve the success.
  • Be more focused and less diverted towards surrounding activities.
  • Give the exam with perseveringly and patient, don’t act in a hurry.
  • Before answering the questions take sufficient time.
  • In the end, we would just like to wish you Good Luck for the Exam.

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