SSC CGL 2021: Tier 2 Exam Date, Application Form

SSC CGL 2021: Tier 2 Exam Date, Application Form

BySachin Awasthi  |  Updated on: Nov 29, 2021SSC CGL 2020-2021 Notification and Exam Dates out! Check Staff Selection Commission - Combined Graduate Level Examination exam date here!
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Important Dates
SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Date  -Jan 28, 2022- Jan 29, 2022SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Date  -Feb 6, 2022

SSC CGL Latest Updates 2021

SSC CGL Notification 2021: SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2020 Released! You can check the status of your result through the direct link given below. You can also check the SSC CGL Tier 1 cut off 2020 below.

SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2020, Download PDF

SSC CGL Exam Date for Tier 2 & Tier 3 Exam 2020 has been announced by the Staff Selection Commission. The SSC CGL Tier 2 exam will take place on 28 January 2022 and 29 January 2022, while the SSC CGL 2020 Tier 3 Exam will be conducted on 6th February 2022. Read more about the SSC CGL Exam Date 2020 and SSC Combined Graduate Level (SSC CGL 2021) exam through the notification PDFs given below:

SSC CGL Vacancy 2019 for the Posts of Inspector (CGST), Examiner, and TA have been announced on the CBEC official site. You can check out the zone-wise Vacancies for PWD category for the Posts of PO/Inspector, TA, and Examiner below:

Zone-wise SSC CGL Vacancy 2019 (CBEC), Download PDF

SSC CGL Vacancy 2019-20: Download Official Notice PDF 

SSC CGL 2021 Tier 1 Answer Key Released! The SSC CGL Tier 1 2020 exam date was 13th to 24th August 2021. The Staff Selection Commission has rolled out the SSC CGL Answer Key 2021 PDF on its official site. As the official answer key (provisional) is released, you can raise the objection against the wrong questions or answers. We will share the direct link to download the SSC CGL Answer Key 2021 PDF as well as the link to raise objection below:

Direct Link to Check SSC CGL 2021 Tier 1 Answer Key

SSC CGL 2021 Tier 1 Answer Key Notification

SSC CGL 2019 Document Verification process was conducted from 1 Sept - 29 Sept. SSC CGL 2019 Skill Test took place on 15 Sept and 16 Sept 2021. Earlier, the SSC CGL 2019 Tier 3 Marks was also released. You can read the latest SSC CGL notification below:

SSC CGL 2019 Skill Test Date, Download PDF

Check Your SSC CGL 2019 Tier 3 Marks Here

SSC CGL Tier 1 2020 Exam Date, Download Notification PDF

SSC CGL Vacancy 2021 has been increased for the post of Assistant Audit Officer (AAO), Assistant Section Officer (ASO), Assistant, Inspector, Accountant, Senior Secretariat Assistant, Upper Division Clerk, Junior Statistical Officer, and more. You can download the SSC CGL vacancy 2021 PDF from the link given below. The SSC CGL vacancy has increased from 7,035 to 8,539.

Category-wise SSC CGL Vacancy 2021, Download PDF (Increased)

You can check the SSC Calendar and official SSC CGL 2020 Notification on the official site of the Staff Selection Commission. 

SSC CGL 2020 Notification PDF

SSC CGL 2020-2021 Exam Date, Download Notification

 

SSC CGL Exam 2021 Latest Updates:

  • 26th November 2021: SSC CGL Tier 1 Result & Cutoff out!
  • 6th October 2021: SSC CGL 2020 Tier 2 & Tier 3 exam date out
  • 22nd September 2021: SSC CGL Vacancy 2019 out for CGST, Examiner, and TA
  • 2nd September 2021: SSC CGL 2021 Tier 1 Answer Key Released
  • 2nd September 2021: SSC CGL Document Verification Admit Card
  • 24th August 2021:  SSC CGL exam concluded 
  • 18th August 2021: SSC CGL Document Verification Schedule Out
  • 13th August 2021: SSC CGL Tier 1 begun! 
  • 6th August 2021: SSC released a revised calendar
  • 29th July 2021: SSC CGL Admit Card 2020-21 status out
  • 27th July 2021: SSC CGL Skill Test 2019 date out!
  • 9th July 2021: SSC CGL 2019 Tier 3 Marks out!
  • 2nd July 2021: SSC CGL Tier 1 2020 exam date out! 
  • 28th June 2021: SSC CGL Nomination List 2018, Check SSC CGL Northern Region Nomination List
  • 4th June 2021: SSC has invited the SSC CGL selected students for their preference for the post circle as per the SSC CGL 2018 result. For more detail, check post circle as per the SSC CGL 2018 result. For more detail, check PDF
  • 7th May 2021: SSC CGL Tier 1 2020-21 postponed!

NRA CET for SSC CGL Exam

NRA CET for the SSC CGL exam has been initiated by the union cabinet which will be conducted by the NRA (National Recruitment Agency). The Common Admission Test (CET) will now be the common exam for Tier 1 of the SSC CGL exam. Also, the score obtained in the CET exam will be valid for the next 3 years. For more details, you can check out the complete information below:

CET for SSC & Railway Exams, Check Detailed Info Here!

Note*: This is the notification of the year 2020 i.e SSC CGL 2020, but the exam will be held in the year 2021**

SSC CGL Notification 2021 PDF Download

SSC CGL Exam Dates for the 2020-21 exam are out! Earlier, the SSC CGL Tier 1 2021 exam was to take place from 29th May till 7th June 2021. The SSC CGL Recruitment 2021 notification has been released on 29th December 2020. We have attached the official notification for the SSC Calendar, you can check the details for more information. The online application for SSC CGL 2020 took place from 29th December 2020 till 31st January 2021. 

SSC Combined Graduate Level 2019 vacancy released! SSC has officially declared a total of 8582 vacancies under SSC CGL 2019 recruitment. SSC CGL 2018 vacancies were also released previously. There is a total of 11,271 released for the year 2018. Stay tuned for the latest updates on the SSC CGL exam!

SSC CGL 2019 Vacancy, Check Category-Wise Vacancy

SSC CGL Notification 2019 Download PDF

What is SSC CGL?

SSC CGL is the short term of "Combined Graduate Level", the most popular government job exam in India. Every year around 30-40 lakhs eligible candidates fill the application form and around 15-20 lakh aspirants appear in the exam. The final shortlisted & selected candidates get the opportunity to work in ministry & various government departments in India.

SSC CGL brings the best opportunity every year for the aspirants to get a chance to work in different job profiles in Indian Government organizations. This year SSC has introduced some major changes in the SSC CGL exam. From now onwards, candidates will be shortlisted category-wise on the basis of the marks scored in the Tier I exam in order to appear in Tier II and Tier III exams.

SSC CGL Exam Dates 2020-2021

Below you can check the out important notification as well as exam dates of the SSC CGL exam:

Events

Important Dates

SSC CGL Notification 2020 Date

29.12.2020

SSC CGL Apply Online 2020

29.12.2020

Last date to Apply for SSC CGL 2020

31.01.2021

SSC CGL Tier 1 Admit Card 2020

10 days before the exam

SSC CGL Exam Date 2020

13 to 24 August 2021 (New Date)

SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Date

28.01.2022 and 29.01.2022

SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Date

06.02.2022

SSC CGL Apply Online 2021

The SSC CGL 2020 Notification has been closed on 31st January 2021.

  • Register on the official website of SSC CGL through a valid email ID.
  • Payment required through the online process (Debit Card/Credit Card/Internet Banking/Wallets).
  • Only valid information should be filled.
  • You must download a copy of the scanned photograph & signature for future requirements.
  • Click the submit button for application form submission.
  • Now take the print out of the application form.

SSC CGL Application Fee 2021

Category

Fee

Male (General/OBC)

Rs. 100/-

Female (All Categories)

No Fee

ST/SC/PwD/Ex-Servicemen

 

SSC CGL Vacancy 2021

SSC CGL Vacancy 2021 for Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Section Officer/ Assistant/ Inspector/ Sub-Inspector Posts

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

ESM

OH

HH

VH

OTHERS PWD

Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG

Assistant Audit Officer Group ‘B’

Gazetted (Non

Ministerial)

202

75

38

135

50

500

0

7

7

0

6

Central Secretariat Service (DOPT)

Assistant Section Officer

57

19

10

34

7

127

0

0

0

0

0

Intelligence Bureau

Assistant Section Officer

3

1

1

0

1

6

0

1

0

0

0

Ministry of External Affairs

Assistant Section Officer

54

4

0

11

8

77

0

1

1

1

0

AFHQ (Ministry of Defence)

Assistant Section Officer

34

11

5

23

8

81

0

1

1

1

1

1.  Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology

2. Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

Assistant

6

0

0

2

1

9

0

0

0

0

0

1. Central Administrative Tribunal 2. Central Vigilance Commission 3. Election Commission

Assistant Section Officer

6

1

3

3

0

13

0

0

0

0

0

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)

Inspector Of Income Tax

83

14

16

64

31

208

16

5

1

0

0

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Inspector, (Central

Excise)

891

335

168

553

210

2157

0

39

37

0

9

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Inspector (Preventive Officer)

84

22

11

63

21

201

0

4

5

0

0

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Inspector (Examiner)

55

22

8

27

11

123

0

3

3

0

0

Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. of Revenue)

Asstt. Enforcement

Officer

31

7

5

20

7

70

0

0

0

0

0

Central Bureau of Investigation

Sub Inspectors

32

12

3

10

0

57

0

0

0

0

0

Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts-

SPN)

Inspector Post

28

7

2

6

4

47

0

1

4

0

0

Central Bureau of Narcotics

Inspector

7

7

2

8

7

31

0

0

0

0

0

1. Bureau of Police Research & Development 2. Coast Guard Headquarters 3. Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. of Revenue) 4. Ministry of External Affairs (Central Passport Offices 5. Ministry

of Textiles 6. Narcotics Control Bureau

Assistant

9

5

0

3

0

17

0

0

1

0

1

Ministry of Mines

Assistant/Superintendent

10

1

2

3

0

16

0

0

1

0

0

SSC CGL Vacancy 2021 for Inspector/ Junior Statistical Officer/ Auditor/ Inspector/ Tax Assistant/ Sub-Inspector Posts

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Divisional Accountant

162

60

30

108

40

400

0

6

5

0

5

M/O Statistics & Programme Implementation

Junior Statistical Officer

70

45

34

55

61

265

0

0

0

1

0

Registrar General of India

Statistical Investigator Gr. II

341

126

63

226

84

840

0

8

9

9

8

Offices under Controller General of Defence Accounts

Auditor

213

81

43

134

38

509

63

10

4

0

3

1. Controller General of Accounts 2. Ministry of Communiction (Department of Post-Admn.)

Accountant/Junior Accountant

400

91

49

190

39

769

29

4

4

2

1

1. Ministry of Textiles 2. Directorate General of Defence Estates (Ministry of Defence) 3. Controller

Buerau of Narcotics

Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper Division Clerk

41

14

6

24

14

99

6

1

1

3

1

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)

Tax Assistant

629

213

121

385

108

1456

142

18

19

17

8

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Tax Assistant

197

55

41

95

41

429

25

7

5

5

2

Central Bureau of Narcotics

Sub-Inspector(Narcotics) - 2400

11

7

1

7

6

32

1

0

0

0

0

Overall

 

3656

1235

662

2189

797

8539

282

116

108

39

45

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

ESM

OH

HH

VH

OTHERS PWD

Central Administrative Tribunal

Assistant Section Officer

3

0

1

1

0

5

0

0

0

0

0

Central Vigilance Commission

Assistant Section Officer

1

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

Election Commission

Assistant Section Officer

2

1

2

2

0

7

0

0

0

0

0

Overall

6

1

3

3

0

13

0

0

0

0

0

SSC CGL Vacancy 2021 for Assistant/ Assistant Superintendent Posts

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

ESM

OH

HH

VH

OTHERS PWD

Bureau of Police Research & Development

Assistant

1

0

0

1

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

Coast Guard Headquarters

Assistant

2

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

1

0

0

Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. of Revenue)

Assistant

1

2

0

1

0

4

0

0

0

0

0

Ministry of External Affaris (Central Passport Offices )

Assistant

2

2

0

1

0

5

0

0

0

0

1

M/O Textiles

Assistant

2

0

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

Narcotics Control Bureau

Assistant

1

1

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

Overall

9

5

0

3

0

17

0

0

1

0

1

SSC CGL 2021 Vacancy for Accountant/ Junior Accountant Posts

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

ESM

OH

HH

VH

OTHERS PWD

Controller General of Accounts

Accountant/Junior Accountant

361

79

40

168

30

678

24

2

2

2

1

Ministry of Communication (Department of Post- ADMN.)

Accountant/Junior Accountant

39

12

9

22

9

91

5

2

2

0

0

Overall

400

91

49

190

39

769

29

4

4

2

1

SSC CGL Vacancy 2021 for Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerk Posts 

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

ESM

OH

HH

VH

OTHERS PWD

Ministry of Textiles

Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper

Division Clerk

6

1

0

1

1

9

0

0

0

0

0

Directorate General of Defence Estates (Ministry of Defence)

Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper

Division Clerk

18

7

3

12

5

45

5

0

0

1

1

Controller Bureau of Narcotics

Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper Division Clerk

17

6

3

11

8

45

1

1

1

2

0

Overall

41

14

6

24

14

99

6

1

1

3

1

 

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

ESM

OH

HH

VH

OTHERS PWD

Ministry of Electronics & Information

Technology

Assistant

3

0

0

2

1

6

0

0

0

0

0

Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

Assistant

3

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

0

Overall

6

0

0

2

1

9

0

0

0

0

0

SSC CGL 2019-20 Vacancy

The vacancy of SSC CGL 2020-21 has decreased by 24% from 8,582 (2019) to 6,506 (this year). This year, around 250 vacancies are allocated to Group ‘B’ Gazetted posts, 3,513 vacancies are designated to Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted posts whereas, almost 2,743 vacancies are allocated to Group ‘C’ posts.

SSC CGL 2019-20 Vacancies PDF, Check Here!

The commission has now rolled out the Vacancies of SSC CGL in 2019. Below is the tabulated form of same:

Post code

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total

1

Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG

Assistant Audit Officer Group ‘B’ Gazetted (Non Ministerial)

202

75

38

135

50

500

2

Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG

Assistant Accounts Officer Group ‘B’ Gazetted (Non Ministerial)

-

-

-

-

-

-

3

Central Secretariat Service (DOPT)

Assistant Section Officer

57

19

10

34

7

127

4

Intelligence Bureau

Assistant Section Officer

3

1

1

0

1

6

5

Ministry of Railways

Assistant Section Officer

17

7

5

9

4

42

6

Ministry of External Affairs

Assistant Section Officer

54

4

0

11

8

77

7

AFHQ (Ministry of Defence)

Assistant Section Officer

34

11

5

23

8

81

8

1. Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology 2. Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

Assistant

6

0

0

2

1

9

9

Other Ministry/Departments

Assistant

-

-

-

-

-

-

10

1. Central Administrative Tribunal 2. Central Vigilance Commission 3. Election Commission

Assistant Section Officer

6

1

3

3

0

13

11

Central Board of Direct Taxes (Department of Revenue)

Inspector Of Income Tax

83

14

16

64

31

208

12

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Inspector, (Central Excise)

893

335

168

553

210

2159

13

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Inspector (Preventive Officer)

84

22

11

63

21

201

14

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Inspector (Examiner)

55

22

8

27

11

123

15

Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. of Revenue)

Asstt. Enforcement Officer

31

7

5

20

7

70

16

Central Bureau of Investigation

Sub Inspectors

32

12

3

10

0

57

17

Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts- SPN)

Inspector Post

28

7

2

6

4

47

18

Central Bureau of Narcotics

Inspector

7

7

2

8

7

31

19

1. Bureau of Police Research & Development 2. Coast Guard Headquarters 3. Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. of Revenue) 4. Ministry of External Affairs (Central Passport Offices) 5. Ministry of Textiles 6. Narcotics Control Bureau

Assistant

8

5

0

3

0

16

20

Ministry of Mines

Assistant/Superintendent

10

1

2

3

0

16

21

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Divisional Accountant

162

60

30

108

40

400

22

National Investigation Agency

Sub-Inspector

-

-

-

-

-

-

23

M/O Statistics & Programme Implementation

Junior Statistical Officer

70

45

34

55

61

265

24

Registrar General of India

Statistical Investigator Gr. II

341

126

63

226

84

840

25

Offices under Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Auditor

-

-

-

-

-

-

26

Other Ministry/Departments

Auditor

-

-

-

-

-

-

27

Offices under Controller General of Defence Accounts

Auditor

213

81

43

134

38

509

28

Offices under Controller & Auditor General of India

Accountant

-

-

-

-

-

-

29

1. Controller General of Accounts 2. Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts-Admn.)

Accountant/Junior Accountant

400

91

49

190

39

769

30

1. Ministry of Textiles 2. Directorate General of Defence Estates (Ministry of Defence) 3. Central Bureau of Narcotics

Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper Division Clerk

41

14

6

24

14

99

31

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)

Tax Assistant

629

213

121

385

108

1456

32

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs(CBIC)

Tax Assistant

197

55

41

95

41

429

33

Central Bureau of Narcotics

Sub-Inspector(Narcotics)

-2400

11

7

1

7

6

32

34

DTE General Border Roads Organisation (MOD)

- (Only for Male Candidates)

Upper Division Clerk

-

-

-

-

-

-

 Total

3674

1242

667

2198

801

8582

SSC CGL 2018 vacancies were also released previously. There is a total of 11,271 released for the year 2018. Stay tuned for the latest updates of the SSC CGL exam!

SSC CGL 2019 Vacancy, Check Category-Wise Vacancy

You can take a look at the final group-wise SSC CGL vacancy (2018 & 2017) details below:

Name of Department

Name of Post

UR

SC

ST

OBC

TOTAL

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Assistant Audit Officer Group ‘B’

Gazetted (Non Ministerial)

152

45

22

81

300

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Assistant Accounts Officer Group ‘B’ Gazetted (Non Ministerial)

0

0

0

0

0

Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT) (CSS)

Assistant Section Officer

482

143

72

258

955

Intelligence Bureau

Assistant Section Officer

20

0

5

9

34

Ministry of Railway

Assistant Section Officer

30

10

4

17

61

Ministry of External Affairs

Assistant Section Officer

45

14

7

24

90

Ministry of Defence (Office of The JS & CAO) AFHQ

Assistant Section Officer

41

8

5

27

81

1. Election Commission of India

2. National Informatics Centre

3. Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

Assistant

16

5

2

8

31

1.Central Administrative Tribunal 2.Central

Vigilance Commission

Assistant

9

2

0

5

16

Other Ministry/Departments

Assistant Section Officer

0

0

0

0

0

1. Bureau of Police Research & Development

2. Central Passport Offices (Ministry of External Affairs)

3.Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. of Revenue)

4. Department of Commerce (M/O Commerce & Industry)

5. Ministry of Textile

6. Ministry of Tourism

7. Narcotics Control Bureau

Assistant

25

3

0

7

35

Ministry Of Mines

Assistant/Superintendent

18

3

2

8

31

Central Board of Direct Taxes (Department of

Revenue)

Inspector Of Income Tax

70

25

5

29

129

Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs

(DEPTT. OF REVENUE)

Inspector, (Central Exice)

904

272

140

413

1729

Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs

(DEPTT. OF REVENUE)

Inspector (Preventive Officer)

86

30

20

44

180

Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs

(DEPTT. OF REVENUE)

Inspector (Examiner)

50

17

11

14

92

Enforcement Directorate (Deptt. Revenue)

Asstt. Enforcement

Officer

29

8

3

13

53

Central Bureau of Investigation

Sub Inspectors

6

5

0

0

11

Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts)

Inspector Post

45

6

4

14

69

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Divisional Accountant

77

22

11

40

150

Central Bureau of Narcotics

Inspector

0

0

0

0

0

National Investigation Agency

Sub-Inspector

17

4

3

7

31

Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation

Junior Statistical Officer

174

48

31

21

274

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Auditor

101

30

15

54

200

Controller General of Defence Accounts

Auditor

1557

462

231

832

3082

National Technical Research Organisation

Auditor

5

2

0

1

8

Comptroller & Auditor General of India

Accountant

0

0

0

0

0

1. Controller General of Account

2. Ministry of Communications (D/o Telecommunication) O/O CGCA

3. Ministry of Communications (Department of Posts)

Accountant/Junior Accountant

574

160

75

263

1072

1.Central Information Commission

2. Customs Excise & Service Tax Appellate Tribunal

3.Department of Fisheries (M/o Agriculture and farmers welfare)

4. Directorate of Defence Estate (M/O Defence)

5.O/o The Directorate General of Meteorology

6. Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

7.M/O Science & Technology

8. Ministry of Textiles

9. Ministry of Housing And Urban Affairs

10. M/O Water Resources, River Development & Ganga

Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper Division Clerk

271

72

35

126

504

Central Board of Direct Taxes (Department of

Revenue)

Tax Assistant

453

159

64

382

1058

Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs

(DEPTT. OF REVENUE)

Tax Assistant

466

156

75

210

907

Central Bureau of Narcotics

Sub-Inspector(Narcotics)

0

0

0

0

0

DTE General Border Roads Organisation (MOD) -

(Only for Male Candidates)

Upper Division Clerk

47

12

3

26

88

Total

5770

1723

845

2933

11271

SSC CGL Vacancy - Group A

Post Code

Post Name

No. of Vacancies

F

Assistant Audit Officer

600

$

Assistant Accounts Officer

0

SSC CGL Vacancy - Group B

Post Code

Post Name

No. of Vacancies

A

Assistant Section Officer (CSS)

371

C

Assistant Section Officer (IB)

51

D

Assistant Section Officer (Railway)

27

E

Assistant Section Officer (MEA)

120

G

Assistant Section Officer (AFHQ)

146

H

Assistant (Other Min.)

25

>

Assistant (Other Min.)

0

<

Assistant Section Officer (Others)

0

I

Assistant (Coast Guard, Narcotics etc)

50

&

Assistant/ Superintendent
(Min. Corporate Affairs & Mines)

92

J

Inspector of Income Tax (CBDT)

261

K

Inspector (Central Excise)

1311

L

Inspector (Preventive Officer)

150

M

Inspector (Examiner)

182

N

Assistant Enforcement Officer
(Dept. of Revenue)

64

O

Sub Inspector (CBI)

52

P

Inspector Posts

96

Q

Divisional Accountant (CAG)

600

S

Inspector (Narcotics)

0

%

Sub Inspector (NIA)

0

SSC CGL Vacancy - Group C

Post Code

Post Name

No. of Vacancies

R

Junior Statistical Officer

50

SSC CGL Vacancy - Group D

Post Code

Post Name

No. of Vacancies

T

Auditor (C & AG)

200

U

Auditor (CGDA)

0

V

Auditor (Other Ministries)

0

W

Accountant/ Junior Accountant

(CAG)

0

X

Accountant/ Junior Accountant
(CGA & Ministry Of Post)

879

Y

Upper Division

109

Z

Tax Assistant (CBDT)

1721

@

Tax Assistant (CBEC)

963

#

Central Bureau of Narcotics

1

 

SSC CGL 2021 Eligibility

SSC CGL Educational Qualifications 2021

Candidates should have a graduate degree on or before 01.01.2022. 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

  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 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

C). Statistical Investigator Grade-II

Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects from a recognised university.

D). All other posts

Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised university.

SSC CGL Age Limit 2021

SSC has increased the age limit for SSC CGL recruitment 2021, though the age varies from post to post. The minimum age limit defined for SSC CGL is 27 years and the maximum age limit criteria are 32 years.

SSC CGL Post Wise Age Limit

Department

Age Limit

Posts

CSS

20-30 years

Assistant Section Officer

Intelligence Bureau

Not exceeding 30 Years

Assistant Section Officer

Directorate of Enforcement,

Department of Revenue

Up to 30 years

Assistant Enforcement Officer

M/o of Statistics & Prog. Implementation

Up to 32 years

Junior Statistical Officer

NIA

Up to 30 years

Sub Inspector

CBI

20-30 years

Sub Inspector

Narcotics

18-25 years

Sub Inspector

CBEC

20-27 years

Tax Assistant

Other departments

18-27 years

All other posts

SSC CGL Age Relaxation

Category

Years

OBC

3 years

SC/ST

5 years

Physically Handicapped (PH)

10 years

PH + OBC

13 years

PH + SC/ST

15 years

Check Your Age Eligibility

Age Limit

Date of Birth

18-27 years

Born not earlier than 02.August.1991 and not later than 01.August.2000

20-27 years

Born not earlier than 02.August.1991 and not later than 01.August.1998

20-30 years

Born not earlier than 02.August.1988 and not later than 01.August.1998

30 years

Born not earlier than 02.August.1988 and not later than 01.August.2000

32 years

Born not earlier than 02.August.1986 and not later than 01.August.2000

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:

 

Male

Female

Height

157.5 cm

152 cm

Height Relaxable

5 cm in the case of Garwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Scheduled Tribes.

2.5 cm

Walking

1600 mts in 5 minutes

1km in 20 minutes

Cycling

8Km in 30 minutes

3km in 25 minutes

Physical standards for the Post of Sub-Inspector in Central Bureau of Investigation and Sub-Inspector in National Investigation Agency:

 

Male

Female

Height

  • 165 cm (SI in CBI)
  • 170 cm (SI in NIA)

150 cm

Height Relaxable

5 cm in the case of Hillsmen and Tribals.

2.5 cm

Chest

76 cm with expansion

NA

Vision

  • 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 Salary 2021

SSC has categorized Posts on the basis of grade pay and cities. There are a total of 5 grade-pays in CGL Jobs which are 4800, 4600, 4200, 2800 and 2400. We have discussed in detail for all Posts considering work location and Grade-wise salary in SSC CGL after 7th pay commission.

Job Posts & Department

Grade-Pay

Net in hand salary (After 7th pay commission)

Assistant Audit Officer- Under C & AG

4800

65318 (X)

59434 (Y)

55626 (Z)

Assistant Accounts Officer

4800

65318 (X)

59434 (Y)

55626 (Z)

Assistant Section Officer- Central Secretariat

4600

61888 (X)

58296 (Y)

54704(Z)

Assistant Section Officer- Intelligence Bureau

4600

Assistant Section Officer - Railway

4600

Assistant Section Officer - Ext. Affairs

4600

Assistant Section Officer - AFHQ

4600

Assistant - Other Ministries

4600

Inspector of Income Tax - CBDT

4600

Inspector (Central Excise) - CBIC

4600

Inspector (Preventive Officer) - CBIC

4600

Inspector (Examiner) - CBIC

4600

Assistant Enforcement Officer - Dept. Of Revenue

4600

Sub-Inspector - CBI

4600

Inspector of post - Dept. of Post

4600

Inspector - Narcotics

4600

Assistant - Other Ministries

4200

49543 (X)

44636 (Y)

41804 (Z)

Divisional Accountant - Under C & AG

4200

Junior Statistical Officer - Statistics

4200

Statistical Investigator Grade II - Registrar General of India

4200

Sub-Inspector - NIA

4200

Auditor - Under CGDA

2800

41526 (X)

37115 (Y)

34779 (Z)

Auditor - Under C & AG

2800

Auditor - Under CGA & Others

2800

Accountant/Jr. Accountant - Under C & AG

2800

Accountant/Jr. Accountant - Under CGA & Others

2800

Senior Secretariat Assistant/ UDC - Central govt. offices

2400

36742 (X)

32627 (Y)

30587 (Z)

Tax Assistant - CBDT

2400

Tax Assistant - CBIC

2400

Sub-Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics

2400

Upper Division Clerks - Border road org.

2400

SSC CGL Job Profile

There are various posts in SSC CGL 2019. While opting a job in CGL, you have to consider multiple factors, which are:

  • Job Profile
  • Salary
  • Job Location
  • Work Pressure etc.
JobProfile
Assistant Section Officer (CSS)Clerical work such as completing files & making reports
Assistant (Central Vigilance Commission)Desk job
Assistant Section Officer (Central Vigilance Commission)Clerical work
Assistant Section Officer (Railway Ministry)Clerical work but the position is above UDC
Assistant Section Officer (External Affairs)Responsible work, a lot to learn and understand Indian diplomacy and how nations take up matters
Assistant Audit Officer (Under C & AG)To perform the audit
Assistant Section Officer (AFHQ)To assist the section officer (Indoor Job)
Assistant (Other Ministries)File work
Inspector of Income Tax (CBDT)Evaluating, documenting, processing IT records
Inspector (Central Excise) CBECInspect, verify, process and maintain the taxes/returns filed by companies
Inspector (Preventive Officer) CBECDocumentation and inspecting imported and exported goods
Inspector (Examiner) CBECChecking & verifying whether appropriate taxes are paid
Assistant Enforcement Officer (Department Of Revenue)Investigating, preventing & arresting the frauds
Sub-Inspector (CBI)Investigate anti­-corruption
Inspector of Post (Dept. of Post)Procuring & promoting business growth for post offices
Divisional Accountant (Under C & AG)Chief accountant or financial advisor
Junior Statistical Officer (Statistics)Data Collection, Data Compilation, Data Processing

Candidates can quickly take a look at the SSC CGL job profile to understand the nature of the job in detail.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2021

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier I 2021 is mandatory for all posts.

SubjectQuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Duration
General Intelligence & Reasoning255060 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude2550
General English2550
General Awareness2550

SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Pattern

In SSC CGL Tier-II 2021 two papers will be conducted on the same day of the exam. SSC CGL Paper I is Quantitative Aptitude while the SSC CGL Paper II is English. 

PaperSubjectQuestionsMaximum
Marks
Time
Duration
Paper IQuantitative Aptitude1002002 Hours
Paper-IIGeneral English2002002 Hours
Paper IIIStatistics1002002 Hours
Paper IVGeneral Studies
(Finance & Economics)
1002002 Hours

SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Pattern

Check below the SSC CGL Tier 3 Paper Pattern:

SSC CGL Tier III
Exam Scheme
Maximum
Marks
Time DurationExam Mode
Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi (Writing of Essay/ Precis/ Letter/ Application etc.)10060 Minutes For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand) – 80 MinutesPen & Paper Mode

SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam Pattern

Check below the SSC CGL Tier 4 Paper Pattern:

SSC CGL Tier IV Skill TestMaximum MarksTimefor the Posts of
Data Entry Speed TestQualifying in nature15 MinutesTax Assistant (CBDT & CBEC)
Computer Proficiency Test (Word Processing/ Excel Sheet/ PowerPoint)Qualifying in nature45 MinutesAssistant Section Officer in CSS, MEA, SFIO, GSI,

SSC CGL Syllabus 2021

  • Four sections (General Awareness, Reasoning, English and Quantitative Aptitude) are asked in Tier 1 and similarly, Tier 2 involves (English, Statistics, General Studies, and Quantitative Abilities) these four sections. The syllabus of both Tier 1 and Tier 2 are different from each other.
  • SSC CGL Tier 1 exam is for 60 minutes containing 25 Questions each from General Awareness, Reasoning, English and Quantitative Aptitude. Each correct answer will fetch you +2 marks and each wrong answer will give you -0.50 marks.
  • In SSC CGL Tier 2, 4 papers are conducted from which Paper 1 and Paper 2 are compulsory for all the aspirants who cleared Tier 1 exam. Paper 3 and Paper 4 are only for those candidates who filled up for the specific posts.
  • Find here the detailed syllabus & exam pattern of SSC CGL.

SSC CGL Tier 1 Syllabus

Reasoning & General Intelligence

General Mental AbilityNon-Verbal Reasoning
  • Papercutting & folding
  • Embedded figures
  • Figure Formation & Analysis,
  • Series
  • Cube & Dice
  • Mirror Image
  • Water Image
  • Pattern Completion
  • Counting of figures

General Awareness

SSC CGL General Awareness
  • Current Affairs
  • Economy & Finance
  • Geography, History
  • Indian Polity & Constitution
  • Science & Technology
  • Static GK

Quantitative Aptitude

ArithmeticAdvance Maths

English

GrammarVocabularyReading Comprehension

SSC CGL Tier 2 Syllabus

Quantitative Ability

ArithmeticAdvance Maths
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • LCM & HCF
  • Percentages
  • Boat & Stream
  • Speed, time, and distance
  • Partnership
  • CI & SI
  • Pipes & Cistern
  • Problem on Ages
  • Time & Work
  • Average, Mixture
  • Allegation
  • Profit loss & Discount
  • Geometry (Circles, Triangle, Quadrilateral etc.)
  • Mensuration (Cube, Cylinder, Sphere, Pyramid etc.)
  • Data Interpretation
  • Trigonometry
  • Height & Distance
  • Algebra
  • Coordinate Geometry

English Language & Comprehension

GrammarVocabularyReading Comprehension
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Active & Passive
  • Direct & Indirect
  • Error Spotting
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Para jumbles
  • One-word substitution
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Spelling Errors
  • Antonym/Synonym
  • Passage
  • Cloze test
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SSC CGL Books 2021

To prepare for the SSC CGL 2021 exam, it is important to have a complete and worthy study material. Therefore, you can go through the article shared by our experts for the list of best books of SSC CGL 2021.

SSC CGL English BooksAuthor Name
Objective General EnglishS.P.Bakshi
English Grammar & compositionWren and Martin
A mirror of Common ErrorsA.K Singh
Corrective EnglishA.K Singh
Word Power Made EasyNorman Lewis
Idiom & PhrasesEnglish-Vinglish BYJU'S Exam Prep Series
Previous Year PapersMB Publication
SSC CGL Quantitative Aptitude BooksAuthor Name
Magical Books On Quicker MathsM-Tyra (BSC publication)
Quantum CATSarvesh Verma
Online Quiz (thousands of questions to practice are available)Byju's Exam Prep
SSC CGL Reasoning BooksAuthor Name
Lucent ReasoningArihant Publication
Reasoning QuizzesByju's Exam Prep
SSC CGL General Awareness BooksAuthor Name
Lucent G.K.Dr Binay Karna and Manwendra Mukul
QuizzesByju's Exam Prep

SSC CGL Question Papers

  • We have listed below the Free PDFs of SSC CGL 2019, 2018 and 2017 Tier 1 Previous Year Papers
  • You can take a look at the SSC CGL Previous Year question papers for the complete list of previous year papers of the year 2019, 2018 and 2017
  • SSC CGL previous year question papers in Hindi & English, both, would help you identify the actual level of Tier 1 exam
  • You can start your preparations accordingly, once you have a clear idea of the last year question paper

SSC CGL Tier 1 Question Papers 2018

Date

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Candidates preparing for SSC CGL Tier 2 exam can download SSC CGL Tier 2 question papers of Quantitative Aptitude & English subjects below-

SSC CGL Tier 2 Questions Paper 2018

DateQuantitative AptitudeEnglish
14 Sep 2019

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SSC CGL Tier 2 Question Paper 2017

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SSC CGL Tier 2 Questions Paper 2018

DateQuantitative Aptitude English
14 Sep 2019

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SSC CGL Preparation 2021

The right approach for SSC CGL Tier I preparation varies as per the new exam pattern. It is crucial for one to have a proper understanding of the study plan and strategy for which you're preparing. To kickstart your SSC CGL 2021 exam preparations, take a quick look at the preparation tips for SSC CGL Tier I.
Also, find here monthly study plan for Tier I & Tier II below:

SSC CGL Cut Off

SSC CGL Tier 1 2020 Cut off

SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut off 2018 for Paper I & II

CategoryCut off
UR137.07
OBC131.18
SC111.10
ST103.22
OH95.55
VH70.25

SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut off 2018 for Paper I & II & III (JSO Post)

CategoryCut off
UR165.96
OBC162.35
SC140.11
ST129.56
OH112.48
VH51.99

SSC CGL Tier 3 Cut Off Marks 2018

List I: Candidates qualified in Tier 3 for appearing in DV for AAO post:

Categorycut-off MarksCandidates Available
General686.28581
OBC656.39420
ST586.19110
SC602.90225
OH574.2424
HH475.4524
PWD285.6624
Total 1408

List II: Candidates qualified in Tier 3 for appearing in DV for JSO post:

Categorycut-off MarksCandidates Available
General584.70937
OBC560.97564
ST454.22290
SC484.18443
OH393.82101
HH269.4297
PWD321.30114
Total 2546

List-III: Candidates qualified in Tier-III for appearing in CPT and Document Verification:

Category

Cut Off Marks

Candidates Available

SC

467.93

2436

ST

439.801

1305

OBC

520.582

4104

UR

539.320

6453*

OH

409.163

313

HH

292.389

340

VH

439.561

72

Others -Pwd

198.649

61

Total

15084

SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut off 2018 for Paper I & II & IV (AAO Post)​

CategoryCut off
UR170.00
OBC165.00
SC148.97
ST132.90
OH102.45
VH62.19

SSC CGL Tier II Cut Off 2018 for posts other than AAO & JSO

CategoryCut-off marks Tier-II
UR433.00
OBC400.33
SC354.74
ST327.05
EXM255.12
OH302.50
VH280.98

SSC CGL Tier II Cut Off 2018 for JSO post

CategoryCut-off marks Tier-II
UR535.86
OBC517.76
SC433.95
ST403.95
OH348.50
HH223.46

SSC CGL Tier II Cut Off 2018 for AAO post

CategoryCut-off marks Tier-II
UR572.51
OBC510.92
SC463.15
ST460.21
OH409.26
HH347.35
Other PWD168.04

For more details, check out SSC CGL cut off 2018/2017/2016.

SSC CGL Admit Card 2021

SSC CGL Document Verification Admit Card is out on the SSC regional website. Candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website of SSC. We will update the direct link to download the SSC CGL hall ticket officially below.

Region NameSSC Admit Card Region Wise
SSC Central RegionSSC CGL CR Admit Card
SSC North RegionSSC CGL NR Admit Card
SSC Western RegionSSC CGL WR Admit Card
SSC MP Sub-RegionSSC CGL MP Region Admit Card
SSC Southern RegionSSC CGL SR Admit Card
SSC North Eastern RegionSSC CGL NER Admit Card
SSC North Western Sub-RegionSSC CGL NWR Admit Card
SSC KKR RegionSSC CGL KKR Admit Card
SSC Eastern RegionSSC CGL ER Admit Card

How to download the SSC CGL Admit Card?

You can also check the steps given below to download the SSC CGL admit card 2020-2021.

  • Visit the official site of SSC
  • Click on the SSC CGL Admit Card Download Link
  • Submit your details (Registration number and date of birth) to login
  • Your admit card will appear on your computer screen
  • Take a print out of your admit card for future use

SSC CGL Answer Key

The SSC CGL Answer Key 2020 has been released on the official site of the Staff Selection Commission. 

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Staff Selection Commission has also released SSC CGL 2019-2020 Tier 2 Answer Key. You can download the SSC CGL Tier 2 Answer Key from the direct link given below: 

SSC CGL Tier 2 Answer Key 2019-2020

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SSC CGL Result 2021

SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2020 released! You can check the status of your result through the link given at the top.

Staff Selection Commission publishes SSC CGL result in different stages on its official website. You can read the following steps to check the status of your result.

  • Visit the official site of SSC
  • Click on the result link
  • Submit your valid roll number and password
  • Your result will appear on your computer screen
  • Download and take printout for future use

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SSC CGL FAQs

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  • Below we have listed few posts which can be applied under SSC CGL Recruitment:

    • Inspector of Income Tax
    • Assistant Audit Officer 
    • Inspector (Examiner)
    • Inspector (Central Excise) 
    • Inspector (Preventive Officer) 
    • Assistant Enforcement Officer
    • Assistant (Ministry of External Affairs)
  • Yes, you can apply for more than one post.

  • No, only graduates are eligible to apply for SSC CGL.

  • At BYJU'S Exam Prep, you will find a authentic set of combo test series for SSC CGL designed by our experts to help prepare smoothly and in a systematic manner.

  • Yes, Tier 1 marks will be considered while preparing the merit list.

  • No, you need not appear for Paper IV of SSC CGL Tier II Exam in order to be eligible for it. If you do not opt for Paper IV under CGL tier II Exam then you would be eligible for all the posts except AAO post.

  • Under SSC CGL recruitment, the post of Inspector (Central Excise/Examiner/Preventive Officer/Inspector & Sub-Inspector in CBN) involves the stage of physical test.

  • The various pay scale in SSC CGL are 4800 (Pay band 2)- 47600, 4600 (Pay band 2)- 44900, 4200 (Pay band 2)- 35400, 2800 (Pay band 1)- 29200, 2400 (Pay band 1)- 25500.

  • There is no limit to appear for the SSC CGL exam, until you cross the age limit.

  • No, there will be only overall cut off for SSC CGL exam.

  • Students who have Non-English educational backgrounds can definitely clear SSC CGL Exam. The main hurdle will be English as the weight of this subject is 250 out of total 400 marks. Learn Grammar rules and prepare for the English subject efficiently.

  • Yes, you are eligible for the income tax inspector post. However, for other categories like SI you should not have an eye defect.

  • There are many perks associated with the AAO Post such as urban posting, highest salary(Grade Pay- 4800), placement in ministries. Also, AAO comes under Group B category and enjoys the gazetted officer title.

  • Yes, you will still be eligible for other posts besides AAO.

  • There are various other subjects than maths to prepare for in this exam. However, Maths and English carries the maximum weightage in this exam. So, even if you are weak in maths, you can strengthen your maths part while preparing the other parts. If you face problem in your preparation then you can follow BYJU'S Exam Prep for various articles, live courses, quizzes and mock tests.

  • Yes, there is a negative marking of 1/4th (0.25) marks for every wrong answer.

  • Yes, Tier 3 is qualifying in nature.

  • We have listed down top 5 most preferred job profiles of SSC CGL:

    • Income Tax Inspector 
    • Central Excise Inspector
    • External Affairs Assistant
    • Assistant Section Officer
    • Preventive CBEC Officer
  • No, there is no interview in the SSC CGL exam.

  • The word limit for essay writing falls in the range of 225-275.

  • Yes, it is compulsory to appear for Tier III in SSC CGL 2019.

  • You can fill the SSC CGL application form only once in a year. Multiple entries are not allowed.

  • SSC CGL Tier 1 2020 exam date is now released and it will take place from 13 to 24 August 2021.

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