SSC CGL 2023 eligibility includes various parameters that aspirants need to satisfy in order to see their name in the final selection list like educational qualification, age limit, physical standards, etc. Check out the following eligibility criteria that must be fulfilled by the candidates:
Nationality: A candidate must be a resident of Indian territory with valid ID proof, a subject of Nepal or Bhutan, a Tibetan refugee who moved to India before 1962 with an intention to settle down permanently in India, or a person of Indian origin who has moved from Pakistan, Burma, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Zambia, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with intention of settling down permanently in India.
SSC CGL Age Limit: SSC has increased the age limit for SSC CGL 2023 recruitment, though the age varies from post to post. The minimum age limit defined is 18 years and the upper age limit is capped at 32 years. This age limit criteria varies from post to post and for different categories of people which is given in detail in the next section.
SSC CGL Physical Standards
Below are some important physical standards required to be considered before applying for the post of Central Excise/ Examiner/ Preventive Officer, Inspector & Sub-Inspector in CBN:
5 cm in the case of Garwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Scheduled Tribes.
1600 meters in 5 minutes
1 km in 20 minutes
8 km in 30 minutes
3 km in 25 minutes
SSC CGL Physical standards for the Post of Sub-Inspector in Central Bureau of Investigation and Sub-Inspector in National Investigation Agency:
165 cm (SI in CBI)
170 cm (SI in NIA)
5 cm in the case of Hillsmen and Tribals.
76 cm with expansion
Distant Vision: 6/6 in one eye and 6/9 in another eye.
Near Vision: 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in another eye
SSC CGL Qualification
As per the official SSC CGL Notification 2023, candidates should have a graduate degree on or before 01.08.2022. Candidates, who are in the final year of graduation can also apply with their provisional degrees. However, the SSC CGL qualification varies from post to post.