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SSC CGL Notification

SSC CGL Notification is highly awaited by more than 25 lakh aspirants all over India. Because SSC CGL declares number of vacancies, number of posts, age limits and exam related specific details exclusively in the notification. SSC CGL exam is conducted only once a year, so it becomes very important for aspirant to check the exam details as soon as notification is released.

SSC CGL Notification pdf 2020 is released on 22nd October 2019 which contain all the details related to SSC CGL 2019-20 exam. It is a 67 page notification which contains all details ranging from age limit, number of posts, vacancies, qualification, relaxation for different categories, medical and physical requirement for specific posts, etc and many more details related to SSC CGL Exam. It becomes cumbersome to read these 67 back to back pages in a go. So, I will give list of all those important points from SSC CGL Notification 2020 which each and every aspirant must know at any cost.

While reading the 67 pages SSC CGL Notification PDF, we generally miss out some important points of our need and waste time in reading less important data. So, lets see Summary of all must know details of SSC CGL exam.

SSC CGL Notification 2020

In this detailed article on SSC CGL Notification, we will maintain the priority while discussing the Notification of SSC CGL. Means, most important thing will be discussed first. Along with basic exam details and latest patttern, we will also discuss exact age limit, number of attempts, age relaxation, number of posts, salary of each post, etc. So, lets begin with age limit.

SSC CGL Notification

SSC CGL Age Limit 2020

  • SSC CGL 2020 Upper Age Limit : 32 Years

  • SSC CGL 2020 Lower Age Limit : 18 Years



General age limit for SSC CGL Exam is 18-32 years. Exact age limit depends on post you have applied in SSC CGL. For example:

  • Assistant Section Officer Post in Intelligence Bureau= Must be less than 30 years (must be born between 02-01-1990 and 01-01-2002)
  • Sub Inspector post in CBI= Age 20-30 years (must be born between 02-01-1990 and 01-01-2000)

SSC CGL has 32 posts for 2019-20 attempt. So check details article of SSC CGL Age limit where we have specified age limit for each and every post along with exact range of birth date !


SSC CGL Age Relaxation 2020

Code No.Category-wise ListingAge Relaxation in SSC CGL 2020
01SC5 Years
01ST5 Years 
02OBC3 Years 
03Person with Disabilities(Unreserved)10 Years
04Person with Disabilities  (OBC)13 Years 
05Person with Disabilities  (SC/ST)15 Years 
06Ex-Servicemen3 years (calculated after subtracting military service from Age)
07Domicile in J and K5 Years 
08Disabled Defence Person3 Years
09Disabled Defence Person (SC/ST)8 Years 
10Central Govt. Civilian Employees with min. of 3 years serviceRelaxated up to 40 years of age
11Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ST) with min. of 3 years serviceRelaxated up to 45 years of age
12Widows/ Women who are divorcedRelaxated up to 35 years of age
13Widows/ Women who are divorced (SC/ST)Relaxated up to 40 years of age

SSC CGL Posts 2020

  SSC CGL Posts belonging to Pay Level-8 (Rs 47600-151100) 

S NoName of PostMinistry/ Department/ Office/ CadreClassification of Posts
1Assistant Audit OfficerIndian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AGGroup “B” Gazetted (Non Ministerial)

SSC CGL Posts belonging to Pay Level-8 (Rs 47600-151100) 

2Assistant Accounts OfficerIndian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AGGroup “B” Gazetted (Non Ministerial)

 SSC CGL Posts belonging to Pay Level-7 (Rs 44900-142400)  

4Assistant Section OfficerIntelligence BureauGroup “B”
5Assistant Section OfficerMinistry of RailwayGroup “B”
6Assistant Section OfficerMinistry of External AffairsGroup “B”
7Assistant Section OfficerAFHQGroup “B”
8AssistantOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”
9AssistantOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”
10Assistant Section OfficerOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”
11Inspector of Income TaxCBDTGroup “C”
12Inspector, (Central Excise)CBICGroup “B”
13Inspector (Preventive Officer)
14Inspector (Examiner)

 SSC CGL Posts belonging to Pay Level-7 (Rs 44900-142400) 

15Assistant Enforcement OfficerDirectorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue 

 

Group “B”

16Sub InspectorCentral Bureau of InvestigationGroup “B”
17Inspector PostsDepartment of PostGroup “B”
18InspectorCentral Bureau of NarcoticsGroup “B”

 SSC CGL Posts Belonging to Pay Level-6 (Rs 35400- 112400) 

S NoName of PostMinistry/ Department/ Office/ CadreClassification of Posts
19AssistantOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”
20Assistant or Superin- tendentOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”
21Divisional AccountantOffices under C&AGGroup “B”
22Sub InspectorNational

Investigation Agency (NIA)

Group “B”
23Junior Statistical OfficerStatistics & Programme Implementation.Group “B”
24Statistical

Investigator Grade-II

Registrar General of IndiaGroup “B”

 SSC CGL Posts beloging to Pay Level-5 (Rs 29200-92300)  

S NoName of PostMinistry/ Department/ Office/ CadreClassification of Posts
25AuditorOffices under C&AGGroup “C”
26AuditorOther Ministry/ DepartmentsGroup “C”
27AuditorOffices under CGDAGroup “C”
28AccountantOffices under C&AGGroup “C”
29Accountant or Junior AccountantOther Ministry/ DepartmentsGroup “C”

 SSC CGL Posts belonging to Pay Level-4 (Rs 25500-81100)  

S NoName of PostMinistry/     Department/ Office/ CadreClassification of Posts
30Senior Secretariat Assistant or Upper Division ClerksCentral Govt. Offices or Ministries other than CSCS cadres.Group “C”
31Tax AssistantCBDTGroup “C”
32Tax AssistantCBICGroup “C”
33Sub-InspectorCentral Bureau of NarcoticsGroup “C”
34Upper Division ClerksDte. Gen Border Road Organisation (MoD)

 

(male Candidates allowed only. As per higher physical and medical standards given in Annexure- XVI)

Group “C”

SSC CGL Qualification 2020

SSC CGL Exam Qualification can be classified into 4 main categories. 3 SSC CGL Posts need specific qualification while all the other posts have common qualification, that is, Bachelor’s degree from any field.



Qualification for Assistant Audit Officer and Assistant Accounts Officer:

Bachelor’s Degree from Recognised University along with: (Plus)

  • Chartered Accountant (or)
  • Cost & Management Accountant (or)
  • Company Secretary (or)
  • Masters in Commerce (or)
  • Masters in Business Studies (or)
  • Masters in Business Administration (field of Finance) (or)
  • Masters in Business Economics

 Qualification for Junior Statistical Officer: 

  • Bachelor‟s Degree from recognized university in any subject with at least 60% Marks in Maths at 12th standard level

OR

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

 Qualification for Statistical Investigator Grade-II : 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects.

(Statistics subject must be present for all the 3 years of gradudation)

 Qualification for All Other Posts of SSC CGL

Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University (No percentage Criteria)

Along with this educational qualification, you must also be within the Age Limit for that particular post!

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2020

SSC CGL Exam is conducted in 4 stages. Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 3 and Tier 4. You need to qualify all the 4 stages and come in SSC CGL Final merit list to get Class 2 / Class 3 job in Central government ministries, departments and organisations.

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Tier 1 Exam is 200 Marks Exam which consists of Questions from General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English (25 each)

SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 2 Consists of 4 papers of 200 marks of each. Out of these 4 papers, only first 2 papers are compulsory for all posts (Quantitative Aptitude and English)

SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 3 is a Descriptive Paper of 100 Marks which consists of Essay and Letter writing. Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 marks are considered for Merit list.

SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 4 is Document Verification/CPT, DEST, Medical and Physical Test. Document Verification is compulsory for all, while other test depends on posts applied for.

SSC CGL Cut Off 2020

  • SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut off: Calculated out of 200 for All Posts
  • SSC CGL Tier 2 Cut off: Explained Below
  • SSC CGL Tier 3 Cut off: Calculated out of 100 for all Posts

  SSC CGL Tier 1 Cut off of 2018-19  

Category of CandidateSSC CGL Cut-off Marks Tier 1No. of Candidates Cleared
SC148.972444
ST141.861272
OBC1654464
UR1706247
OH132.9335
HH102.45300
Other (PwD)62.19100
Total15162

  SSC CGL Tier 2 Cut off of 2018-19 (Other than AAO, JSO)  

CategorySSC CGL Tier 2 Cutoff MarksCandidates Cleared
SC354.748050
ST327.054022
OBC400.3315359
UR43317439
ESM255.123244
OH302.5859
HH165.73777
VH280.98404
Other (PwD)122.5886

 

 SSC CGL Tier 2 consists of 4 papers 

PaperSubjectNo of QuestionsMarks
1Quantitative Abilities100200
2English Language & Comprehension200200
3Statistics100200
4General Studies (Finance & Economics)100200

In case of SSC CGL Tier 2, aspirants have to give paper based on post they have applied. So, SSC CGL Cutoff for Tier 2 is calculated considering marks of paper as follows:

SSC CGL Cut off marks

Check Detailed article on SSC CGL Cut off for JSO, AAO (Tier 1, 2, 3)

SSC CGL 2020 Important Dates

Important Events of SSC CGL Exam 2020SSC CGL Exam Date 2019-20
SSC CGL 2020 Notification Release Date :22nd October 2019
SSC CGL 2020 Application Starts On :22nd October 2019
SSC CGL 2020 Application End Date :25th November 2019
SSC CGL 2020 Last date for Online Fee Payment :27th November 2019 
SSC CGL 2020 last date for generation of Online Challan:27th November 2019 
SSC CGL 2020 last date of payment through challan :29th November 2019
SSC CGL Tier- 1 Exam Date :2nd March to 11th March 2020
SSC CGL Tier- 2 Exam Date :22nd to 25th June 2020
SSC CGL Tier- 3 Exam Date :22nd to 25th June 2020
SSC CGL Tier- 4 Exam Date :October 2020 (Expected Date)
SSC CGL 2020 Result :Will be Updated Soon

Conclusion

All important points of SSC CGL Notification 2020 are covered so that you get a bird’s eye view of SSC CGL Notification. Now, its time to study for the exam rather than just calculating the age limit and number of attempts. Because success rate of SSC CGL is very low as more than 25 lalk aspirant apply for the exam.

If you want any other point of SSC CGL Notification explained, do let sarkaari service know in the comment section below.

Jai Hind !

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