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SSC CGL 2024 Notification Out for 17727 Vacancy, Check Exam Date

Staff Selection Commission has announced the SSC CGL 2024 notification for 17727 posts on 24 June. Aspirants who are eligible and interested in the Combined graduate level requirement 2024 can apply for the SSC CGL online from 24 June to 24 July. The correction window will remain open from 10 to 11 August. The commission conducts the national-level exam for the recruitment of candidates for various Group ‘B’ and ‘C’ posts, such as Assistant Audit Officer, Assistant Accounts Officer, Inspector (Examiner), Sub Inspector, Assistant Section Officer, and more

SSC CGL Notification 2024 Out

Staff Selection Commission is responsible for conducting the SSC CGL Exam for recruitment posts such as Income Tax Inspectors, Excise & Customs Inspectors, Accountants, Junior Accountants, Compilers in Registrar General of India, Preventive Officers, etc. The SSC CGL Notification 2024 was released on 24 June 2024 on its official website, ssc.gov.in, for Group B and Group C posts in the Ministers and Departments of the Government of India. Below are highlights of the SSC CGL Notification 2024.

SSC CGL 2024 Highlights
Exam Name SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level)
Conducting Body Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Exam Level National level
Exam Frequency Once a year
Vacancies 17727
Eligibility Bachelor’s degree from a recognised University or Institution
Age-Limit
  • Minimum Age Limit – 18
  • Maximum Age Limit – 32
  • Age will be as of 01-08-2024
Exam Mode Computer-Based Test (CBT) for Tier-I and Tier-II
Total Registrations 20 Lakh approximately
Application fee INR 100
Exam Duration Tier-I: 

  • 60 minutes (online)

Tier-II:

  • Paper 1 – 150 Minutes
  • Paper 2 – 120 Minutes
  • Paper 3 – 120 Minutes
Exam Purpose  Selection of candidates for Group B and C posts in ministries/departments/organisations of the Government of India
Exam Language English and Hindi
Exam Helpdesk No. 011-69999845
Official Website http://ssc.gov.in/

SSC CGL 2024 Notification PDF

With 17727 vacancies SSC CGL Notification 2024, PDF has been released on the official website at ssc.gov.in. A candidate who has graduated and falls within the age limit of 18 to 32 years can submit their application forms by 24 July. Selection of candidates will be based on their aggregate performance in Tier 1 and Tier 2. Tier 1 will be qualifying in nature.

SSC CGL 2024 Important Dates

The SSC CGL Notification 2024 contains important date information like the Apply online date, last date, correction window, and last date to pay fee. Here are the crucial dates you need to mark on your calendar:

SSC CGL exam 2024 Important Dates
SSC CGL 2024 Apply Online 24-Jun-2024
SSC CGL Apply online Last Date 24-Jul-2024
SSC CGL 2024 Application Fee Submission Last Date (Online) 25-Jul-2024
SSC CGL 2024 Application Fee Submission Date (Offline) 26-Jul-2024
SSC CGL 2024 application Correction Dates 10-08-2024 to 11-08-2024(23:00)
SSC CGL 2024 Tier 1 Exam Dates September/October 2024
SSC CGL 2024 Tier 2 Exam Dates December, 2024

SSC CGL 2024 Application Fees

The required fee for the SSC CGL 2024 Online Application is set at Rs. 100/-. Candidates can go through the details of the category-wise SSC CGL Application Fees 2024.

SSC CGL Application Fees 2024
Category Application Fee
General/ OBC Rs. 100
Female, SC, ST, PwD, & Ex-Servicemen Nil

SSC CGL 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for the SSC CGL 2024 exam encompass educational qualifications, age limits, and nationality requirements. Candidates must meet these criteria to be eligible to apply for the exam.

Educational Qualifications

The educational qualifications required for various posts under the SSC CGL 2024 exam are as follows:

  • Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University.
    • Desirable: Chartered Accountant or Cost & Management Accountant or Company Secretary or Masters in Commerce or Masters in Business Studies or Masters in Business Administration (Finance) or Masters in Business Economics.
  • Junior Statistical Officer (JSO):
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at the 12th standard level; or
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.
  • Statistical Investigator Grade II:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects from a recognized University.
    • The candidate must have studied Statistics as a subject in all three years of the graduation course.
  • Research Assistant in National Human Rights Commission (NHRC):
    • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institute.
    • Desirable: Minimum one-year research experience in any recognized university or recognized Research Institution.
  • All Other Posts:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or equivalent.

SSC CGL Age Limit 2024

The age limits for various posts under the SSC CGL 2024 exam are as follows:

S.No. Age Limit Remarks
1. For the posts for which age limit is 18-27 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-08-1997 and not later than 01-08-2006.
2 For the posts for which age limit
is 20-30 years
Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-08-1994 and not later than 01-08-2004
3 For the posts for which age limit is 18-30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-08-1994 and not later than 01-08-2006.
4 For the posts for which the age limit is 18-32 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-08-1992 and not later than 01-08-2006.

Age Relaxation

The age relaxation for various categories is as follows:

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PwD (Unreserved) 10 years
PwD (OBC) 13 years
PwD (SC/ST) 15 years
Ex-Servicemen (ESM) 3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date of receipt of the online application
Defense Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof 3 years
Defense Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ST) 8 years
Central Govt. Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application Up to 40 years
Central Govt. Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application (SC/ST) Up to 45 years
Widows/Divorced Women/Women judicially separated and who are not remarried Up to 35 years
Widows/Divorced Women/Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ST) Up to 40 years

Nationality

A candidate must be either:

  1. A citizen of India, or
  2. A subject of Nepal, or
  3. A subject of Bhutan, or
  4. A Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  5. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Candidates belonging to categories (2), (3), (4), and (5) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

SSC CGL 2024 Notification Out for 17727 Vacancy, Check Exam Date_4.1

SSC CGL Selection Process

The selection process for the SSC CGL 2024 exam involves multiple stages to assess candidates’ suitability for various Group B and Group C posts in government ministries, departments, and organizations. Here’s an overview of the selection process:

Tier-I: Computer-Based Examination (Qualifying in nature)

  • Tier-I is the initial stage of the selection process and is conducted in an online mode.
  • It consists of multiple-choice questions (MCQs) covering subjects like General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension.
  • Candidates must qualify for Tier-I to advance to the next stage.

Tier-II: Computer-Based Examination

  • Tier II is the second stage of the selection process and is also conducted in an online mode.
  • It comprises multiple papers:
    • Paper-I: Quantitative Abilities
    • Paper-II: English Language and Comprehension
    • Paper-III: Statistics (For candidates applying for the Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) post)
    • Paper-IV: General Studies (Finance & Economics) (For candidates applying for the Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer posts)
  • Candidates must qualify each paper to proceed further.

Tier-III: Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive Paper)

  • Tier III is a descriptive paper conducted offline (pen and paper mode).
  • It assesses candidates’ writing skills in English or Hindi.
  • The paper includes essay writing, letter/application writing, precis writing, etc.
  • This tier aims to evaluate candidates’ language proficiency, analytical skills, and ability to articulate ideas coherently.

Tier-IV: Computer Proficiency Test/ Data Entry Skill Test (Wherever applicable)

  • Tier-IV is conducted for certain posts that require specific computer skills or data entry skills.
  • It evaluates candidates’ proficiency in handling computer systems and software.
  • The test may include tasks like typing speed, data entry, spreadsheet handling, etc.

Final Selection

  • Final selection and allocation of candidates to various posts are based on their performance in Tier-I, Tier-II, and Tier-III (if applicable).
  • Candidates are allotted posts based on their merit, preference, and vacancy availability.
  • The Commission reserves the right to conduct skill tests or interviews at any stage of the selection process if deemed necessary.

Note:

  • Tier I is qualifying in nature, and its marks are not considered for final merit.
  • The final merit list is prepared based on the aggregate marks obtained by candidates in Tier-II and Tier-III (where applicable).
  • The selection process may vary for different posts, and candidates are advised to refer to the official notification for specific details regarding the selection criteria for each post.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2024

Tier Type Mode
Tier – I (Qualifying) Objective Multiple Choice
Computer-Based (online)
Tier – II (Paper I, II, III) Paper I (Compulsory for all posts), Computer-Based (online)
Paper II for candidates who apply for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and
Paper III for candidates who apply for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.
Objective Type, Multiple choice questions, except for Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I

SSC CGL Syllabus 2024

The SSC CGL syllabus encompasses various subjects and topics to assess candidates’ aptitude and knowledge in every Tier. Check here for a detailed SSC CGL Syllabus 2024.
General Intelligence and Reasoning General Awareness/ GK Quantitative Aptitude English Comprehension
Classification Static General Knowledge (Indian History, Culture etc.) Simplification Reading Comprehension
Analogy Science Interest Fill in the Blanks
Coding-Decoding Current Affairs Averages Spellings
Series Indian Geography Mensuration Cloze Test
Non-Verbal Current CM & Governors DI Synonyms & Antonyms
Word Formation Sports Percentage Idioms and Phrases
Matrix Books and Authors Ratio and Proportion One word Substitution
Important Schemes Problem on Ages Sentence Correction

SSC CGL Posts List

Here’s a comprehensive list of posts covered under the SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level) examination:

SSC CGL Posts List
SSC CGL Post Classification of Post
Department/Ministry
Assistant Audit Officer Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)
Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG
Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG
Assistant Section Officer Group “B”
Central Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, AFHQ
Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations
Inspector (Central Excise) CBIC
Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue
Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Investigation
Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics
Junior Statistical Officer M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation
Statistical Investigator Grade-II Registrar General of India
Inspector of Income Tax Group “C” CBDT
Auditor Offices under C&AG, CGDA
Accountant/ Junior Accountant Other Ministry/ Departments
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres
Tax Assistant CBDT/ CBIC
Upper Division Clerks Government Departments

SSC CGL Salary

The salary structure for SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level) posts varies depending on the position, grade, and level of responsibilities. Here’s an overview of the salary structure for different SSC CGL posts:

Post Name Pay Level (as per 7th CPC) Initial Salary (approx.)
Assistant Audit Officer Level-8 (Rs. 47,600 – Rs. 1,51,100) Rs. 56,000 – Rs. 60,000
Assistant Accounts Officer Level-8 (Rs. 47,600 – Rs. 1,51,100) Rs. 56,000 – Rs. 60,000
Assistant Section Officer Level-7 (Rs. 44,900 – Rs. 1,42,400) Rs. 41,000 – Rs. 44,000
Assistant Level-7 (Rs. 44,900 – Rs. 1,42,400) Rs. 41,000 – Rs. 44,000
Inspector (Central Excise) Level-7 (Rs. 44,900 – Rs. 1,42,400) Rs. 41,000 – Rs. 44,000
Assistant Enforcement Officer Level-7 (Rs. 44,900 – Rs. 1,42,400) Rs. 41,000 – Rs. 44,000
Sub Inspector Level-6 (Rs. 35,400 – Rs. 1,12,400) Rs. 32,000 – Rs. 35,000
Junior Statistical Officer Level-6 (Rs. 35,400 – Rs. 1,12,400) Rs. 32,000 – Rs. 35,000
Statistical Investigator Grade-II Level-6 (Rs. 35,400 – Rs. 1,12,400) Rs. 32,000 – Rs. 35,000
Inspector of Income Tax Level-7 (Rs. 44,900 – Rs. 1,42,400) Rs. 41,000 – Rs. 44,000
Auditor Level-6 (Rs. 35,400 – Rs. 1,12,400) Rs. 32,000 – Rs. 35,000
Accountant/ Junior Accountant Level-5 (Rs. 29,200 – Rs. 92,300) Rs. 25,000 – Rs. 28,000
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks Level-4 (Rs. 25,500 – Rs. 81,100) Rs. 22,000 – Rs. 25,000
Tax Assistant Level-4 (Rs. 25,500 – Rs. 81,100) Rs. 22,000 – Rs. 25,000
Compiler Level-4 (Rs. 25,500 – Rs. 81,100) Rs. 22,000 – Rs. 25,000
Divisional Accountant Level-6 (Rs. 35,400 – Rs. 1,12,400) Rs. 32,000 – Rs. 35,000

Note:

  • These salaries are approximate figures and may vary based on the location of the posting, allowances, and deductions.
  • The salary structure is based on the 7th Central Pay Commission (CPC) recommendations.
  • The initial salary mentioned is inclusive of basic pay, allowances, and other perks.
  • Apart from the basic salary, employees may be eligible for various allowances such as Dearness Allowance (DA), House Rent Allowance (HRA), Transport Allowance (TA), etc.

SSC CGL Exam Centers List

The SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level) examination is conducted across various centres in different regions of India. Here is a list of exam centres categorized by SSC regions:

Region Exam Centers
Central Region (CR) Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi, Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Patna
Eastern Region (ER) Gangtok, Ranchi, Barasat, Berhampore (WB), Chinsurah, Jalpaiguri, Kolkata, Malda, Midnapur, Siliguri, Berhampore (Odisha), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Keonjhargarh, Sambalpur, Port Blair
Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR) Bangalore, Dharwar, Gulbarga, Mangalore, Mysore, Kochi, Kozhikode (Calicut), Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR) Bhopal, Chindwara, Guna, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Khandwa, Ratlam, Satna, Sagar, Ambikapur, Bilaspur, Jagdalpur, Raipur, Durg
Northern Region (NR) Almora, Dehradun, Haldwani, Srinagar (Uttarakhand), Haridwar, Delhi, Ajmer, Alwar, Bharatpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sriganganagar, Udaipur
North Western Sub-Region (NWR) Anantnag, Baramulla, Jammu, Leh, Rajouri, Srinagar (J&K), Kargil, Dodda, Hamirpur, Shimla, Bhathinda, Jalandhar, Patiala, Amritsar, Chandigarh
Southern Region (SR) Guntur, Kurnool, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vishakhapatnam, Vijaywada, Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Puducherry, Hyderabad, Nizamabad, Warangal
Western Region (WR) Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Rajkot, Surat, Bhavnagar, Kutch, Amravati, Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Thane, Bhandara, Chandrapur, Akola, Jalgaon, Ahmednagar, Alibaug, Panaji
North Eastern Region (NER) Itanagar, Dibrugarh, Guwahati (Dispur), Jorhat, Silchar, Kohima, Shillong, Imphal, Churachandpur, Ukhrul, Agartala, Aizwal

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SSC CGL Exam 2024 FAQs

Will there be SSC CGL in 2024?

SSC CGL 2024 Notification released on June 24 and the last date to apply for the exam will be July 24. The Commission will conduct the SSC CGL 2024 Exam in Sep-Oct 2024.

Is SSC CGL tough?

SSC CGL is one of the toughest examinations in India and candidates who prepare well for the examination clear it on the first attempt.

What is the highest post in CGL?

Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) is the highest paying job under SSC CGL and the highest salary in SSC CGL for AAO is Rs. 65,318 for X city, Rs. 59,434 for Y city, and Rs. 55,626 for Z city.

What is the salary of IAS?

Salary Structure, Grade Pay, Allowance ... As per the latest 7th Pay Commission, the starting and entry level IAS officer salary is ₹56100 per month, which translates to ₹56100 – 132000 per month.

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