BSSC CGL 2022: Exam Date (November), Syllabus, Updates

BSSC CGL 2022: Exam Date (November), Syllabus, Updates

ByAvinash Kumar  |  Updated on: Sep 12, 2022
BSSC CGL exam date 2022 is scheduled for November. Candidates who have applied for BSSC exam can check the latest Prelims and Mains exam date here. Check the latest news here such as exam date, admit card release date, PYQ and more.
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BSSC CGL exam date 2022 has been officially released by BSSC on its website for the 3rd CGL exam. As per the latest notice for BSSC CGL, the exam shall be held on two days, 26 and 27 November 2022. Thus, the candidates who have successfully applied for the BSSC CGL exam shall be able to appear for the exam on the said date, In addition to this, BSSC has also released the Mains exam date which is in March 2023. Thus, the candidates should keep up with their preparation by practicing BSSC CGL previous year papers.

BSSC CGL 2022 notification was released by the Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) on 6th April 2022. BSSC released the BSSC CGL 3 notification for the recruitment of graduate candidates of any discipline into the various departments of BSSC. A total of 2248 (revised) BSSC CGL vacancies for the recruitment of candidates for the posts of Planning Assistant, DEO, Auditor, and Secretariat Assistant. Candidates who hold the required eligibility criteria could apply online from 14 April to 1 June 2022 (new). The selection for BSSC CGL recruitment shall be done through Prelims and Mains exam.

Important Dates
Exam Date  -Nov 26, 2022- Nov 27, 2022

BSSC CGL 2022 Latest Updates

BSSC CGL exam date 2022 has been released by BSSC on its website. The exam shall be held on two dates, which is on 26 and 27 November 2022. You can check out further updates on exam date below here. In the meantime, candidates should also go through the BSSC CGL Previous Year Question Paper to know the type of questions that were asked in the exam. In addition to this, you must also check out the BSSC CGL syllabus. Candidates are eagerly waiting for the exam date to be released for the written exam. Once it has been released, the candidates who have successfully filled the BSSC CGL application form and paid the application fee shall be issued the BSSC CGL admit card a week prior to the exam date.

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BSSC CGL Exam Date 2022 Notice

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BSSC CGL 2022 Latest Updates: 

  • 12 September 2022 - BSSC has notified the tentative exam date for BSSC CGL exam 2022.
  • 19 August 2022: BSSC CGL exam date is expected to be declared officially by the Commission.
  • 2 June 2022: The last date to apply for BSSC CGL exam is now over.
  • 21 May 2022: BSSC CGL application date is extended. Check BSSC CGL Apply Online Date Notice
  • 19 May 2022: BSSC has increased the vacancy of candidates for CGL posts.
  • 14 April 2022: BSSC CGL application form 2022 is released.

BSSC CGL Exam Date 2022

BSSC CGL exam date 2022 has been declared by the Commission on its website. The candidates who have applied for the 3rd Bihar CGL exam can check out the Prelims and Mains exam date in the given table. In addition to this, you can also check other important dates so that you can plan your preparation for the exam.

Events

Dates

BSSC CGL 2022 Notification release date

6 April 2022

BSSC CGL apply online begins on

14 April 2022

Last date to pay BSSC CGL application fee

30 May 2022

Last Date to fill Bihar CGL application form

1 June 2022

BSSC CGL exam date

26 and 27 November 2022

BSSC CGL admit card release date

A week before the exam date

BSSC CGL answer key date

To be announced

Bihar SSC CGL result date

20 to 30 January 2023

BSSC CGL Mains application date

February 2023

Mains Exam Date

March 2023

Mains Result Date

April 2023

BSSC CGL 2022 Notification

BSSC CGL 2022 notification has been officially released by the Bihar Staff Selection Commission (Bihar SSC) under adv. no. 01/22. Candidates who have completed their graduation from a recognized university can apply for BSSC CGL recruitment from 14th April 2022 to 1 June 2022 (revised) in online mode through the BSSC website. Through the BSSC CGL exam, BSSC shall appoint 2248 vacancies for the post of Planning Assistant, Malaria Inspector, Secretariat Assistant, DEO and Auditor posts. A competitive exam for BSSC CGL 3 shall be done through the Prelims and Mains exam. 

In addition to this, BSSC has announced the exam date for the Prelims and Mains exam separately on its website. You can download the BSSC CGL notification pdf by clicking on the link that is given below. The notification consists of the important information that are needed to be known by a candidate such as exam date update, eligibility, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, and other details.

Download BSSC CGL Notification 2022 PDF

BSSC SSC CGL Vacancy 2022

BSSC has notified a total of 2248 vacancies for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022. There has been an increase in the number of vacancies for BSSC CGL exam by 61 for the Industry Extension Officer (उद्योग विस्तार पदाधिकारी) post. Candidates can apply for the posts of Secretariat Assistant, Planning Assistant and other posts as per their preference. Check out the post and department-wise vacancy below. 

Check BSSC CGL Vacancy 2022

BSSC CGL Vacancy
Post NameDepartmentNo. of Vacancies
Secretariat AssistantGeneral Administrative Department1360
Planning AssistantPlanning & Development Department125
Malaria InspectorHealth Department74
Data Entry Operator Grade-CFinance Department02
AuditorOffice Registrar Corporation Committee256
AuditorGeneral Administrative Department370
Industry Extension OfficerDepartment of Industries61
Total2248

What is BSSC CGL Exam - Full Form

BSSC CGL stands for Bihar Staff Selection Committee Combined Graduate Level Examination (BSSC CGL). BSSC CGL is a great career scope for the candidates who are graduates in any discipline. The candidates are appointed as non gazetted Group B and non-technical group C posts. BSSC CGL is one of the premier exams that is a highly sought after exams after the BPSC by the Graduate candidates.

The appointment is made for the posts of Planning Assistant, Malaria Inspector, Auditor, and Secretariat Assistant. BSSC has released the Bihar CGL recruitment for the 3rd Graduate level exam or BSSC CGL 3 exam.

How to Apply for BSSC CGL 2022 Recruitment?

Candidates who are eligible to apply for various posts under Bihar SSC CGL can proceed to fill out the application form. Bihar SSC CGL 2022 application form can be filled out through the online application process only. Candidates have to visit the official website only and are advised to keep all the documents scanned copies ready before they proceed to apply for various posts under Bihar SSC CGL. 

Candidates can follow the given instructions mentioned below in order to fill out the Bihar SSC CGL Application form:

Bihar SSC CGL Registration

  • Visit the official website of Bihar Staff Selection Commission.
  • Find the official link to apply for Combined Graduate Level Posts.
  • Click on the link and proceed to register yourself with your genuine contact details (phone number and mailing address).
  • Once registered, you need to login again and proceed to fill out the application form.

Here is a screenshot for you reference:

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Bihar SSC CGL Application form filling

  • Candidates need to provide their personal details which includes their name, date of birth, address, category, and other details.
  • After personal details, candidates need to provide their education details from high school to their graduation.
  • Candidates after they have provided their education details need to upload their photograph and signature and other related documents. 
  • After uploading documents their application has been completed and they can proceed to make payment. 
  • Payment can be done in online mode only through net banking, UPI or any other mode of online payment. After payment confirmation, download your application for future reference. 

BSSC CGL Application Fee 

All the candidates applying for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022 should pay the application fee in online mode only as given below in the table. The application fee can be paid on or before 30 May 2022 (extended).

CategoryApplication Fee
General / OBC / EWSRs. 540/-
SC / ST / PH of BiharRs. 135/-

BSSC CGL Eligibility 2022

Candidates who wish to apply for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022 should confirm their eligibility first afterwards they can proceed to apply. BSSC CGL eligibility consists of various parameters like Nationality, Age Limit, Educational qualification and various other criteria which are discussed below:

BSSC CGL Age Limit

Candidates who want to apply for Bihar SSC CGL to any post should be of minimum 21 years of age. The maximum age limit for various posts is given below category wise:

Category

Age Relaxation

Unreserved (Male)

37

Unreserved (Female)

40

Backward Classes

40

SC/ST

42

Physically Handicapped

47 

Ex-Servicemen

42

Bihar SSC CGL Educational Qualification

Candidates must have completed their graduation from any recognized university in any stream. No minimum percentage is required to apply for BSSC CGL exam.

BSSC CGL Recruitment 2022 Selection Process

BSSC is the body that is responsible for carrying out the selection process for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022. The BSSC CGL selection process is done through two main stages, Prelim and Mains. Earlier, an interview used to be conducted, however, the interview process has now been removed. Further, there shall be a physical eligibility test for the posts of Police Sub-Inspector, Enforcement Sub-Inspector, Company Commander, Fire Station Officer, and Assistant Tax-Collector. In case a candidate has applied for these post, then he/she will be eligible to appear for it.

Stage 1, Prelims exam: BSSC shall hold the Prelims exam only if the number of applications received is more than 40,000. In such a case, Prelims shall be held in multiple shifts.

Stage 2, Mains exam: BSSC shall conduct the Mains exam for those who will qualify Prelims will appear for Mains.

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BSSC CGL Recruitment 2022 Exam Pattern

BSSC exam pattern is stated below for the Prelims and Mains. The interview process has been removed. BSSC CGL Prelims exam is the first stage of the selection process. As per the BSSC CGL notification, if the number of applications is more than 40,000 then only the Prelims will be conducted. However, it is important that the candidates are aware of the exam pattern for both Prelims and Mains as given below.

BSSC CGL Prelims Exam Pattern

Subject

Number of Question

Marks

Duration

General Science

50

200




2 Hour 15 minutes

General Science and Mathematics

50

200

Comprehension/Reasoning/Mental Ability

50

200

Total

150

600

Candidates who have cleared the Preliminary examination have to appear for a physical test. Candidates have to clear various physical standards as per the post for which they have applied for. Physical standards for various posts are listed below:

Bihar SSC CGL Mains Exam Pattern

Candidates who will qualify the Prelims exam of BSSC CGL shall be eligible to appear for the Mains exam. The Mains exam shall have four sections that includes, Hindi, General Studies, General Science and Maths and Reasoning. The total papers shall be for 1000 Marks.

Paper

Subject

No. of Questions

Marks

Duration

Paper 1

Hindi

100

400

2 hours and 15 minutes

Paper 2

Section A-General Studies

50

200

2 hours and 15 minutes

Section B- General Science and Math

50

200

Section C-Reasoning Ability

50

200

 

Total

250

1000

 

BSSC CGL Physical Standards

BSSC conducts physical standard test only for certain posts as mentioned below in the table. Candidates who apply for the posts of Police SI, Enforcement SI, Company Commander, etc are only allowed to appear for the physical test. You can check the table that is given below.

Posts

Category

Height

Weight

Chest

Long Jump

High Jump

Gola

Police Sub-Inspector, Enforcement Sub-Inspector, Company Commander, Fire Station Officer

Unreserved, BC, EBC

165 cm

-

81+5

12 ft

4 ft

16 ft

Female

160 cm

48 kg

-

-

-

-

SC/ST

160 cm

-

79+5

12 ft

4 ft

16 ft

Parichari

Height, weight, chest will be equal to Police Sub-Inspector. High jump 4 ft 6 inches, long jump 15 feet , Gola 20 feet

Assistant Tax-Collector

Will be equal to Police Sub-Inspector with Pull up on 5 Beam (3 chances) in addition.

Forest Officer

Height (Male)

152.5 cm (ST)

163 cm (others)

Height (Female)

14cm (ST)

150cm (others)

Chest (Male)

79+5cm

Physical Training (Male)

Walking 25 Kms in 4 hours

Physical Training (Female)

Walking 14 kms in 4 hours

BSSC CGL Syllabus 2022

Candidates who are preparing for the examination must know the BSSC CGL syllabus which includes all the important topics from which the questions will be asked in the examination. Important topics under BSSC CGL Syllabus are listed below subject-wise:

Subject 

Syllabus

General Science

General Knowledge: Current Affairs, Indian History, International History, Currency, Capital, Sports, International

Science: Question from Physics, Chemistry, Biology from Class 1-10

Social Science: History, Geography, Political Science

Mathematics

Question from class 1-10

Average, Percentage, Time and Work, Area

Profit and Loss, Interest, Time and Distance, HCF& LCM, Number System, Statistics

English Language

Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Idioms and Proverbs, Synonyms and Antonyms

Reasoning

Arithmetic Reasoning

Venn Diagram

Coding and Decoding

Alpha Numeric Series

Seating Arrangements

BSSC CGL Salary 2022

The first thing which comes in mind of the candidates before applying for any government job is the salary which will be offered to them if they will be selected for any particular. Candidates can check out the BSSC CGL salary for all the posts in the table that is given below.

BSSC CGL Salary

Name of the Post

Pay Level

Secretariat Assistant

Level 7

Planning Assistant

Level 7

Malaria Inspector

Level 7

Data Entry Operator Grade C

Level 6

Auditor

Level 5

How to Prepare for BSSC CGL Exam?

Candidates who are preparing for BSSC CGL must be looking for every source and will give their best while preparing for the examination. While numerous sources are available for the candidates to which they can refer while preparing for the examination, they can also have a look at some of the tips which are mentioned below:

  • Bihar SSC CGL study notes are of great help. It provides you with 
  • BSSC CGL Syllabus: Candidates are advised to make a list of all the topics under Bihar SSC CGL Syllabus out of which they can mark their weak and strong topics.
  • Analyze Yourself: While making the syllabus candidates first need to know how much they already know and how much they need to prepare in order to qualify for the examination.
  • Strong and Weak Points: Candidates should first cover the topics in which they have command through which they can cover maximum syllabus in minimum time. Weak topics need to be covered later or can be spared if not much time is left.
  • Previous Year and Mocks: Candidates should solve previous and mocks regularly which can improve many skills like time management, calculation speed, and various others.

BSSC CGL 2022 Admit Card

Candidates who have completed the application process for BSSC CGL recruitment will be able to download the admit card which will be available on the official website. Candidates need to follow the given steps in order to download the BSSC CGL Admit Card 2022:

  • Visit the official website of Bihar Staff Selection Commission.
  • If the admit card has been released, then there will be an official notification with the link to download the admit card.
  • Click on the link and login with your application number and password. 
  • BSSC CGL Admit Card will appear on the screen in pdf format. Download the admit card and take a print for future reference.

BSSC CGL Answer Key 2022

After the commencement of the examination, candidates will be able to download the answer key for the BSSC CGL. Follow the given instructions to download the BSSC CGL Answer key:

  • Visit the official website of Bihar Staff Selection Commission. 
  • Check for the answer key under the notification section and if the answer key has been released there will be a link to download it. Click on the link and download the answer key.

If any candidates have any doubt about the correctness of the BSSC CGL Answer key then they can raise the objection against the answer key for which the instruction will be provided to the selection committee. Candidates need to submit the objection within the given time along with necessary documents to support it without which their objection will be rejected.

Bihar SSC CGL Result 

The result for BSSC CGL exam 2022 will be released within a few days after the commencement of the examination. Candidates need to visit the official website of Bihar SSC. The final result will be declared only after the interview process of the qualified candidates has been completed. Candidates need to follow the given steps to check their BSSC CGL result:

  • Visit the Bihar SSC Website.
  • Check the notification for result declaration for Category A and B post (Combined Graduate Level).
  • The official notification will contain the link to check the result. 
  • BSSC CGL can be declared in the form of a scorecard for which the candidates have to login with their application number and password or in the form of a pdf file containing the roll number of qualified candidates. 

BSSC CGL Exam FAQs

  • BSSC CGL exam is the Combined Graduate Level Exam which is conducted by the Bihar Staff Selection Commission for the recruitment of graduate candidates from any discipline who are above the age of 21 years. BSSC is conducting the 3rd BSSC CGL exam 2022 for posts such as Planning Assistant, Malaria Inspector, DEO Grade C, Auditor, Secretariat Assistant. The selection for BSSC CGL exam is done through a Prelims and Mains exam.

  • As per the official sources, BSSC CGL exam will be held on 26 and 27 November 2022. Further, the Mains exam is tentatively to be conducted in March 2023. You can check the Prelims and Mains exam here as well as on the website. The candidates will be able to download the BSSC CGL admit card for the written exam a week before the exam date.

  • BSSC has increased the BSSC CGL vacancy 2022. The total vacancy is now 2248. There has been an addition of 61 vacancies for Industry Extension Officer post.

  • BSSC CGL notification pdf 2022 was released on 6 April 2022 on the BSSC website. The notification of BSSC CGL 3 consists of information that is needed to be known by a candidate such as exam date, eligibility, selection process, syllabus, and other details. To get a better understanding, you can download BSSC CGL notification pdf by clicking on the link that is given below:

  • BSSC has released a total of 2187 vacancies for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022. Candidates can apply for posts such as Secretariat Assistant, Planning Assistant, etc in various departments of BSSC. 

  • Candidates can apply for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022 by visiting BSSC website. Candidates will need to register themselves first before proceeding to fill the application form. Once you have the registration number and password, you can login to complete the application form process. Fill up all the details in it, upload your photograph, signature, caste certificate and make the application fee payment. Lastly, take a print out of the application form.

  • BSSC CGL exam 2022 syllabus consists of subjects that include General Studies, General Hindi, General Science and Mathematics, Reasoning, Mental Ability, GK. The important topics that are covered in the BSSC CGL syllabus are Percentage, Mensuration, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit, Loss, Discount, Time and work, Indian National Movement, Bihar GK, Geography such as Climate, Physical features of India, Art and Culture, Vocabulary, Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning, etc.

  • Candidates can apply for BSSC CGL recruitment 2022 before 1 June 2022. However, the application fee must be paid on or before 30 May 2022.

  • BSSC CGL 3 exam pattern consists of Prelims and Mains exam. Both the exams are objective in nature. The Prelims exam of BSSC CGL has sections that include General Studies, General Science and Mathematics, Reasoning, Mental Ability, GK. The total marks is 150 marks with a duration of 2 Hour 15 minutes. The BSSC CGL recruitment Mains exam pattern has 2 papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 has General Hindi for 400 marks while Paper 2 has subjects such as General Science and Math, Reasoning and General Studies for 600 marks. Candidates who will qualify Prelims are asked to appear for the Mains exam.

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