SSC COMBINED GRADUATE LEVEL - SSC CGL 2018 – NOTIFICATION
Staff Selection Commission has released the most awaited notification for “SSC COMBINED GRADUATE LEVEL – SSC CGL 2018” Recruitment.
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts SSC CGL examination for the recruitment of Assistant Section Officer, Assistant Audit Officer, Divisional Accountant, Assistant Accounts Officer, Assistants Inspector Assistant/Superintendent Inspector (Central Excise), Sub-Inspector, Inspector (Preventive Officer), Inspector (Examiner), Assistant Enforcement Officer, Inspector of Posts, Jr. Statistical Officer, Auditor, Accountant/Jr Accountant, Sr. Secretariat Assistant, Tax Assistant every year.
Staff Selection Commission will hold the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2018 for filling up Group “B” and Group “C” posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India.
Eligible and Interested candidates may read the notification carefully before applying for the recruitment. The Important details about the notification are mentioned below.
SSC CGL 2018 - Important Dates:
The last date to apply online: 04.06.2018
Date of Computer Based Examination (Tier-I): 25.07.2018 – 20.08.2018
Latest Updates on SSC CGL 2018 Examination:
SSC CGL 2018 - Pay Scale:
Pay Band – I: Rs.5200 – 20200 (Group C Posts)
Pay Band – II: Rs.9300 – 34800 (pre-revised) – Group B Posts
SSC CGL 2018 - Eligibility Criteria:
Minimum: 20 years, Maximum: 30 years
Check Official Notification for Post wise Age limit.
|S. No||Category||Age Relaxation|
|3||PH + Gen||10 years|
|4||PH + OBC||13 years|
|5||PH + SC/ST||15 years|
|6||Ex-Servicemen (Gen)||3 years|
|7||Ex-Servicemen (OBC)||6 years|
|8||Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)||8 years|
SSC CGL 2018 – Educational Qualifications:
Candidates should have a graduate degree on or before 01.08.2018. Candidates, those are in the final year of graduation can also apply for SSC CGL with their provisional degrees.
A) Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer
Essential Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institute
Desirable Qualifications: Chartered Accountant or Cost & Management Accountant or Company Secretary or Masters I Commerce or Masters in Business Studies or Masters in Business Administration (Finance) or Masters in Business Economics
B) Junior Statistical Officer
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at 12th standard level OR Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the core subjects at degree level
All other Posts: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
The candidates appearing in the final year of their graduation can also apply, however, they must possess Essential qualification on or before 01.08.2018
Physical Fitness Requirements:
There are certain requisite Physical Standards for Inspector (Central Excise/ Examiner/Preventive Officer), Sub-Inspector in CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) and Sub-Inspector in NIA (National Investigation Agency).
SSC CGL 2018 - Application Fee:
Fee payable: Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only).
Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of the fee.
The facility for submission of online application including payment of the fee will be available from 05-05-2018 to 04-06-2018 (1700 Hours). However, candidates who wish to make the payment through challan of SBI may make the payment at designated branches of SBI within the working hours of bank up to 07-06-2018 provided the challan has been generated by them before closing date and time for receipt of applications i.e. 04-06-2018 (1700 Hours).
Applications received without the prescribed fee shall not be considered and summarily rejected. No representation against such rejection will be entertained. Fee once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances nor will it be adjusted against any other examination or selection.
SSC CGL 2018 – Selection Procedure:
The Selection Procedure of the SSC CGL Examination includes following phases.
|Tier-I||Objective Multiple Choice||Computer Based (online)|
|Tier-II||Objective Multiple Choice||Computer Based (online)|
|Tier-III||Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi||Pen and Paper mode|
|Tier-IV||Skill Test/Computer Proficiency Test (or) Document Verification||Wherever Applicable|
SSC CGL 2018 Tier I Exam Syllabus
|A||General Intelligence and Reasoning (25 Questions)||50 marks|
|B||General Awareness (25 Questions)||50 marks|
|C||Quantitative Aptitude (25 Questions)||50 marks|
|D||English Comprehensive (25 Questions)||50 marks|
Note: Total 200 Marks: Duration of the exam: 60 Minutes
The Tier-II exam is an objective type examination which will be held via online mode. Total four sections available in the Tier 2 exam with 100 questions which comprising of 200 marks. The details are given below:-
|Paper||Subject||No. of Questions||Max Marks||Exam Duration|
|1||Quantitative Abilities||100||200||120 Minutes (For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy 160 Minutes)|
|2||English Language and Comprehension||200||200|
|4||General Studies (Finance & Economics)||100||200|
* Paper-1 & 2 are compulsory for all posts and Paper-3 is only for the “Statistical Investigator Gr. II” & “Compiler” Post. In addition to the Paper-4 is only the “Assistant Audit Officer” Post.
* Negative Marking is applicable to 0.50 Marks for Paper I, III, IV and 0.25 marks for Paper-II.
* Questions in Paper-I will be of 10th level, Paper-2 of 10+2 level, and Paper-3 & 4 will be of graduation level.
* The exam duration is 2 Hours and 40 Minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped.
SSC CGL Tier-III Exam Pattern – Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper)
The Tier 3 exam would be a descriptive type paper and would be held via offline mode. This exam will carry 100 marks and time duration of the exam would be 1 hour. The Paper would comprise writing of a Passage of 250 words / Essay and Application /Letter Writing of approx 150 words. However, for qualifying in the Tier-III exam, candidates would be passed with 33% marks.
|Mode of Examination||Scheme of Examination||Marks||Time|
|Pen and Paper||Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi (writing of Essay /Precis /Letter/Application Writing etc.||100||60 minutes and 80 Minutes (For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy)|
SSC CGL Tier-IV Exam Pattern – Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/ Document Verification.
|Mode of Examination||Scheme of Examination||Marks||Time|
|Data Entry Skill Test (DEST) / Computer Proficiency Test (CPT)||Same as published in the Notice of Examination||Qualifying||Same as published in the Notice of Examination|
Direct Links of SSC CGL 2018:
SSC CGL 2018 - Post Details:
|Name of post||Department / Ministries||Class Fiction||Grade pay|
|18-27 years||Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||Group “B”||4600|
|Auditor||Officer under C&AG||Group “C”||2800|
|Auditor||Officer Under CGDA||Group “C”||2800|
|Auditor||Other Ministries/Dept.||Group “C”||2800|
|Accountant||Officer under C&AG||Group “C”||2800|
|Accountant / Junior Accountant||Other Ministry/ Dept.||Group “C”||2800|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant / Upper Division clerks||Central Govt. offices Ministries other than CSCS cadres||Group “C”||2400|
|Tax Assistant||CBDT||Group “C”||2400|
|Sub-Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||Group “C”||2400|
|Upper Division Clerk (UDC)||Dte. General Border Road Organisation (MoD)
Only For Male Candidates
|18-30 years||Inspector Posts||Department of Post.||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant||Other ministries / Dept. / Org.||Group “B”||4600|
|20-27 years||Tax Assistant||CBEC||Group “C”||2400|
|20-30 years||Assistant Section officer||Central Secretariat Service||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant Section officer||Ministry of Railway||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant Section officer||Ministry of External Affairs||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant Section officer||AFHQ||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant||Other Ministries / Dept. / Org.||Group “B”||4600|
|Sub Inspector||Central Bureau of Investigation||Group “B”||4600|
|Not Exceeding 30 years||Inspector, (Central Excise)||CBEC||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant||Other ministries / Dept. / Org.||Group “B”||4200|
|Inspector (Preventive officer)||CBEC||Group “B”||4600|
|Inspector (Examiner)||CBEC||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department Under CAG||Group B Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)||4800|
|Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG||Group B Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)||4800|
|Assistant Section Officer||Intelligence Bureau||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant Section Officer||Other Ministries / Departments/ Organisations.||Group “B”||4600|
|Assistant / Superintendent||Other Ministries / Departments/ Organisations||Group “B”||4200|
|Inspector of Income Tax||CBDT||Group “C”||4600|
|Divisional Accountant||Officer under CAG||Group “B”||4200|
|Up to 30 years||Assistant Enforcement Officer||Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue||Group “B”||4600|
|Sub Inspector||National Investigation Agency (NIA)||Group “B”||4200|
|Up to 32 years||Junior Statistical Officer||M/O statistics & Prog. Implementation||Group “B”||4200|
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