SSC CGL Notification 2019 Officially Out | Major Changes Introduced

By Rahul Chadha|Updated : October 23rd, 2019

SSC CGL notification 2019 out! Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has officially released the most awaited SSC CGL 2019 recruitment notification. No vacancies have been mentioned by SSC. This year, SSC CGL Tier 1 exam will take place from 2nd March to 11th March 2020 in various shifts. The online application has also begun and the last date to apply online for SSC CGL recruitment is 25th November 2019.

So, if you were waiting for SSC CGL official notification 2019 or you've missed the opportunity last year, this is again a golden chance to get a job in the government sector & secure your career. Check out the latest notification, eligibility criteria (educational & age limit), exam date, selection process, vacancies, & application form details.

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SSC CGL Notification 2019: Important Dates



SSC CGL Notification Date

22nd October 2019

Online Application Starting Date

22nd October 2019

Last Date to Apply Online

25th November 2019

CGL Tier I Exam Date 2019

2nd March – 11th March 2020

CGL Tier II & III Exam Date 2019

22-25 June 2020

SSC CGL Selection Procedure

  • Tier I (MCQ)
  • Tier II (Paper I+II+III+IV)
  • Tier III (Descriptive)
  • Tier IV (Skill Test)
  • Document Verification & Medical Test

SSC CGL Notification: Major Changes Introduced

Based on the marks scored in Tier-I i.e. Computer Based Examination, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Tier-II and Tier-III Examinations. This means candidates who will clear SSC CGL Tier I will be eligible to appear for Tier II & Tier III as well.

SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019

Let us now check whether you are eligible to fill SSC CGL online application form or not. Basically, there are two important eligibility criteria i.e. Educational Qualification and Age Limit.

SSC CGL Educational Qualification

As per SSC CGL official notification, candidates must possess the following educational qualification to be eligible for SSC CGL 2019 Exam on or before 1st January 2020.

Minimum Educational Qualifications: Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government on or before 01.01.2020

Eligibility Criteria for SSC CGL Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer (AAO)

  1. Essential Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institute.
  2. Desirable Qualifications: 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.

Eligibility Criteria for SSC CGL Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)

Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at 12th standard level.


Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.

Eligibility Criteria for SSC CGL Statistical Investigator Grade-II

Graduation in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects. The candidates must have studied Statistics as a subject in all the three years of the graduation course.

All Other Posts: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or equivalent

Note: Those candidates who are in their final year of graduation can also apply but they must possess their degree on or before 01st August 2018.

SSC CGL Age Criteria 2019

There is a different age criterion for all the posts mentioned in official SSC CGL Notification 2019. Minimum age of the Candidate should be 18 years and Maximum age 30 years as on 01.01.2020.

For the post of JSO, the maximum age limit is 32 Years

SSC CGL 2019 Age Limit (Posts wise)

In the below table, we have discussed Age Limit posts-wise as per official notification. Candidates must follow this Age Limit to be eligible for the mentioned posts.



Age Limit

Assistant Section Officer


20-30 years

Assistant Section Officer

Intelligence Bureau

Not exceeding 30 Years 

Assistant Enforcement Officer

Directorate of Enforcement,

Department of Revenue

Up to 30 years

Junior Statistical Officer

M/o of Statistics & Prog.


Up to 32 years

Sub Inspector


Up to 30 years

Sub Inspector


20-30 years

Sub Inspector


18-27 years

Tax Assistant


18-27 years

All other posts

Other departments

18-27 years

SSC CGL 2019 Online Application Form Fee

S. No.




Male (General/OBC)



Female (All Category)





How to Apply Online for SSC CGL 2019?

Direct Link to Apply for SSC CGL 2019 

  • You can apply online for SSC CGL 2019 Recruitment from 22nd October to 25th November 2019.
  • Go to SSC’s Online Application website:
  • After registration, candidates are required to pay the requisite application fee through online mode by using debit card/credit card/internet banking.

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Khushi Gupta
Is it eligible for 12 pass student?
Sneha Jonnala
Am unable to apply.. when I go for new registration it is saying that ur details already exist... Then I checked old credentials in my mail but it is saying invalid username or password.. if I go for forgot password it is not accepting my new password saying it is not upto requirements... Please somebody help me
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PujaNov 5, 2019

By mistake my category has got changed ( from ur to ews) & as per rule it can't modify . What should I download?

PujaNov 5, 2019

What should I do now?  Anyone plz suggest.
neha keshwani
Can any1 tell ki firm fill krte waqt post fill.krne ka option de hi ni rha..?..esa h kya
Sunshine G.

Sunshine G.Nov 14, 2019

I have filled up my form.. But they haven't asked me about my exam centre preferences. There is no option where I can add my exam centre preferences. Can anyone please tell me why is that?
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Chintakayala Bharathi
Iam pursuing B. Tech final year... Am I eligible for Applying CGL...??
Ramin Kadri

Ramin KadriNov 20, 2019

I have completed 31yrs which post is for me to fill the form
Roshani Bachhav
Woh identification marks main Kya likhna hai
Rahul Pilkhwal
Identification mark mean any birth mark or any other mark like mole in any of the body parts etc so that it tell the uniqueness of yours .

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