CGPSC State Services Exam 2021 Notification PDF Out, Vacancies, Application Form, Dates, Eligibility

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Updated on: September 11th, 2023

CGPSC State Services Exam 2021 Notification Out, Apply Here!! Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission conducts the State Service Examination annually to make recruitment in vacancies in various posts in the state government. CGPSC has released the official notification of CGPSC SSE 2021 on 26 November 2021 listing the details like Vacancies, Application Process, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Age Limit etc for CGPSC 2022 Exam. 

We have provided all the details in the official notification in a simplified manner to avoid any mistakes in your application form. Candidates who are applying for the CGPSC SSE 2021 must carefully read and understand the following article before making their online application. Candidates can download the CGPSC SSE 2021 official notification from this link:

CGPSC State Service Exam 2021 – 22 Official Notification PDF

CGPSC State Services Exam 2021 Notification PDF Out, Vacancies, Application Form, Dates, Eligibility

CGPSC SSE Notification 2021 – 22 Important dates

The official CGPSC SSE 2021 Notification will include CGPSC important dates for the upcoming exam. Check all the important dates below. 


Important Dates

Date of CGPSC SSE 2021 Notification

26 November 2021

CGPSC SSE 2021 Online Form Starts from

01 December 2021

Last Date for Submission of online application for CGPSC SSE 2021

30 December 2021

CGPSC SSE 2021 Prelims Admit Card

2 weeks before the Exam

CGPSC SSE 2021 Prelims Exam Date

13 February 2022

CGPSC SSE 2021 Mains Exam Date

To be released 

CGPSC SSE 2021 Combined Exam Vacancy

The CGPSC SSE vacancies of 2021 have been announced in the official notification. Details of the various posts are mentioned below.

S.No.  Post Name Total
1 State Administrative Service (राज्य प्रशासनिक सेवा) 15
2 State Police Service (राज्य पुलिस सेवा) 30
3 State Revenue Service Officer (राज्य वित्त सेवा अधिकारी) 10
4 District Excise Officer(ज़िल्ला आबकारी अधिकारी) 3
5 Labour officer(श्रम पदाधिकारी) 1
6 Employment officer (रोज़गार अधिकारी) 2
7 Assistant Director / District
Women and Child Development Officer(सहायक संचालक/ ज़िल्हा
महिला एवं बाल विकास अधिकारी)
8 ज़िल्हा सेनानी/ नगर सेना  1
9 Assistant Director Revenue Dept (सहायक निदेशक वित्त विभाग) 3
10 Tribal and Scheduled Caste Development Department(आदिम जाति तथा अनुसूचित जाति विकास विभाग) 11
11 Superintendent District Jail (अधीक्षक जिला जेल) 1
12 Chief Executive Officer, Panchayat and Rural Development Department (मुख्य कार्यपालन अधिकारी, पंचायत एवं ग्रामीण विकास विभाग) 1
13 Child development project officer (बाल विकास परियोजना अधिकारी) 8
14 Chhattisgarh Subordinate Accounts Service(राज्य अधीनस्थ लेखा सेवा) 12
15 Assistant Superintendent, Land Records(सहायक अधीक्षक, भू-अभिलेख) 10
16 Naib Tehsildar(नायब तहसीलदार) 30
18 Revenue and Disaster Management Department(राजस्व एवं आपदा प्रबंधन विभाग) 5
19 Excise Sub Inspector(आबकारी उप निरीक्षक) 1
20 Deputy Registrar(उप पंजीयक) 6
21 Cooperative Inspector/Cooperative(सहकारी निरीक्षक/सहकारिता) 1
22 Assistant jail superintendent(सहायक जेल अधीक्षक) 17
Total Vacancies 171

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CGPSC SSE Eligibility Criteria 2021

1) Nationality

Anyone who holds an Indian nationality can appear for the CGPSC SSE Exam. Only residents of Chhattisgarh state can get some relaxation in eligibility criteria.

(2) Age Limit

To apply for the CGPSC SSE Exam 2021, the CGPSC age limit is defined for different categories. The CGPSC Age Limit for General Male is 21 – 28 years. Age relaxations for reserved categories are mentioned in the table below:

Category Age Relaxation
SC, ST, OBC(NCL) 5 Years
Ex-Servicemen of Chhattisgarh 3 Years

(3) Educational Qualification

Candidates are required to have a Graduation or equivalent degree from a government-recognized university as a minimum educational qualification to appear in the CGPSC SSE 2021 Exam.

Check detailed CGPSC Eligibility Criteria

CGPSC Prelims Exam Pattern

The Preliminary Examination consists of two papers of 200 marks and 2 hours each with a provision of 1/3rd negative marking for incorrect answers. The paper will have objective type multiple-choice questions.


No of Questions

Max. Marks


Negative Marking

GS Paper I (General Studies)



2 hours


GS Paper II

(Aptitude Test)



2 hours


Minimum Qualifying Marks for the unreserved category will be 33% and 23% for reserved categories and disabled candidates

Only the marks score in Paper I shall be included while preparing the merit list of selected candidates for the CGPSC SSE Mains 2021 Exam. GS Paper II is qualifying in nature and only minimum qualifying marks are required in this paper.

CGPSC Main Exam Pattern

There are eight papers, including an interview. That’s right the Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission considers interviews as part of the Main Examination.

The examination Scheme is as follows:

Name of the Paper


Total Marks


Paper I– Language

3 hours



Paper-II- Essay

3 hours


Candidates should write four essays, two from each section compulsorily

Paper III- General Studies I

3 hours



Paper IV- General Studies II

3 hours



Paper V- General Studies III

3 hours



Paper VI – General Studies IV

3 hours



Paper VII- General Studies V

3 hours



Total Marks


Interview/Personality Test




Grand Total marks


*Question papers for Main Examination will be Conventional, i.e. Short/Medium/Long Answer Type. 

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CGPSC SSE Prelims Syllabus

GS Paper I Syllabus

Part A- General Studies


History of India and Indian National Movement.

Physical, Social & Economic Geography of India

Constitution of India & Polity

Indian Economy

General Science & Technology

Indian Philosophy, Art, Literature & Culture

Current Affairs & Sports


Part B

Part B- General Knowledge of Chhattisgarh


History of Chhattisgarh, & Contribution of Chhattisgarh in the Freedom Movement

Geography, Climate, Physical status, Census, Archeological and Tourist Centers of Chhattisgarh

Literature, Music, Dance, Art and Culture, Idioms and Proverbs, Puzzle/riddle, Singing of Chhattisgarh

Tribes, Special Traditions, Teej, and Festivals of Chhattisgarh

Economy, Forest, and Agriculture of Chhattisgarh

Administrative Structure, Local Government and Panchayati-raj of Chhattisgarh

Industry in Chhattisgarh, Energy, Water and Mineral Resource of Chhattisgarh

Current Affairs of Chhattisgarh

GS Paper II Syllabus – Aptitude Test


Interpersonal skills including communication skills

Logical reasoning and analytical ability

Decision making and problem-solving

General mental ability

Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency, etc. -Class X level)

Knowledge of Hindi Language (Class X level)

Knowledge of Chhattisgarhi Language. Knowledge of Hindi Language and Chhattisgarhi Language will be tested in Hindi and Chhattisgarhi Language only, without providing translation.

Check Detailed CGPSC Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Steps to fill CGPSC SSE 2021 Exam Online Application Form

  • Step 1: Visit the official web portal of the department or click the above link.

CGPSC State Services Exam 2021 Notification PDF Out, Vacancies, Application Form, Dates, Eligibility

  • Step 2: Now click on the Online Application Button to complete the basic registration for CGPSC SSE 2021 Exam.
  • Step 3: After the basic Registration, log in via the registration number and proceed to fill in the required details.
  • Step 4: Upload the required documents like signature and photograph.
  • Step 5: Click on the submit button.
  • Step 6: Take a Printout of the CGPSC SSE 2021 Application form and keep the soft copy for future references.

Direct Link to Apply Online for CGPSC SSE 2021

CGPSC SSE 2021 Application Fees

The CGPSC SSE exam application fee for different categories is mentioned below.



Permanent residents of Chhattisgarh who belong to SC, ST, OBC, PH Category

Rs. 300

Other States/General

Rs. 400

Rs 100 Fee will be charged for making any corrections in the Application Form after the final submission. 

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