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SSC CGL 2018 Eligibility

By: R Chandrakala on June 08, 2018

Candidates interested in filling the SSC CGL Application Form should read the SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria to know their age and qualification as asked by the Staff Selection Commission. Candidates within the age range of 18-31 years as on August 1, 2018, with a graduation degree in any stream, can complete the SSC CGL Registration Procedure.

The SSC CGL Age Limit has been detailed below:

Age Range Post Description Group Vacancy Pay Code
18-27 Tax Assistant (CBEC) C 2400 A
Inspector Preventive Officer (CBEC) B 4600 L
  Inspector (Examiner) (CBEC) B 4600 M
  Post Department (Inspector of Posts) B 4200 P
  Other Ministries/Organizations/Departments B 4600 H
  Other Ministries/Organizations/Departments B 4200 I
  Income Tax Inspector (CBDT) C 4600 J
  Central Excise Inspector (CBEC) B 4600 K
  Auditor (C&AG) C 2800 T
  Auditor (CGDA) C 2800 U
  Auditor (CGA and others) C 2800 V
  Accountant/Junior Accountant (C&AG) C 2800 W
  Accountant/Junior Accountant(CGA&Others) C 2800 X
  Senior Secretariat Assistant (Central Govt Offices/Ministries other than CSCS) C 2400 Y
  Tax Assistant (CBDT) C 2400 Z
  Divisional Accountant (CAG) C 4200 Q
  Inspector (Central Bureau of Narcotics) B 4200 S
  Compiler (Registrar General of India) C 2400 S
  Assistant (Central Vigilance Commission) B 4600 B
  Assistant (Ministry of Railway) B 4600 D
  Assistant (Ministry of External Affairs) B 4600 E
  AFHQ (Assistant) B 4600 G
18-25 Central Bureau of Narcotics (Sub Inspector) C 2400  
21-27 Intelligence Bureau(Assistant) B 4600 C
Up to 30 years Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue (Assistant Enforcement Officer) B 4600 N
  National Investigation Agency B 4200  
Up to 32 years Statistics and Prog Implementation, Statistical Investigator Grade 2 B 4200 R

Educational Qualification for SSC CGL 2018:

Assistant Audit Officer:

  1. Qualifications: Bachelor Degree from recognized university or Institute.
  2. Chartered Accountant/Cost and Management/Company Secretary/M.com/MBA

Statistical Investigator Grade 2:

  1. Bachelor degree in any subject from a recognized University with at least 60% in Mathematics at 12th Standard Level;
  2. Bachelor degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.

Compiler:

Bachelor's degree from any recognized with Economics and Statistics

All other Posts:

Bachelor Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.

Age Relaxation:

The upper age limit of the certain category has been relaxed.

 
Candidates Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PH 10 years
OBC+PH 13 years
SC/ST+PH 15 years
Ex-Servicemen (UR/Gen) 3 years after deduction of military service completed from the age as on the closing date of application
Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 6 years after deduction of military service completed from the age as on the closing date of application
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 years after deduction of military service completed from the age as on the closing date of application
Central Government Civilian Employees (OBC) who have completed not less than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on the closing date for receipt of application 5 years
Central Government Civilian Employees (SC/ST) who have completed not less than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on the closing date for receipt of application 8 years
Group C Posts Central Government Civilian Employees (General) who have completed 3 years of regular and continuous service as on closing date of application 10 years
Group C Posts Central Government Civilian Employees (General) who have completed not less than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on closing date of application Upto 40 years
Group C Posts Central Government Civilian Employees (OBC) who have completed not less than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on closing date of application Upto 43 years
Group C Posts Central Government Civilian Employees (SC/ST) who have completed not less than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on closing date of application Upto 45 years
Ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir(General) 5 years
Ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir(OBC) 8 years
Ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir(SC/ST) 10 years
Widows/Divorced Women/Women Judicially separated and not remarried (UR) Upto 35 years
Widows/Divorced Women/Women Judicially separated and not remarried (OBC) Upto 38 years of age
Widows/Divorced Women/Women Judicially separated and not remarried (SC/ST) Upto 40 years of age
Defence personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with a foreign country or in a disturbed area (UR) 5 years
Defence personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with a foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence(OBC) 8 years
Defence personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with a foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence(SC/ST) 10 years

 

 

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The SSC-CGL 2018 Application form was available for filling til May 25, 2018. The form was available only in online mode. The application fee, however, could be paid in both online and offline modes. More than 30 lakh candidates have successfully filled the online application form.

To apply, one first has to register and then fill up the application form.

TO REGISTER, please complete the SSC CGL application procedure

  • Visit the official website
  • click on the -New Registration Link 
  • Provide basic details like name, address, parents' names, Aadhar card details etc.
  • Candidates will then be issued registration ID
  • This registration ID should be used to log in the account.
  • Candidates also have to upload a recent passport sized photograph( 4- 12 KB) and signature(1-12 KB)

The SSC CGL Selection Procedure is detailed as below:

TIER I Exam: Candidates have to qualify the Tier I exam will be invited for Tier II of the exam. The final result will include marks only from this phase. The duration of this exam has been reduced by 5 minutes, slightly increasing the difficulty level.

TIER II Exam: This exam carries the maximum weightage in determining the final result. The candidates must clear the section wise as well as the overall cutoff. Candidates can take specialized papers depending on the post they have applied for.

TIER III Exam: All candidates who clear the second paper are required to take this exam regardless of the post applied to.

The scores obtained in TIER I, II, III are added to get a merit list. According to the number of vacancies, candidates are called for the TIER IV exam.

After the TIER IV Exam, Document verification, Skill Test, Computer Proficiency Test and Physical Standards Examination takes place.

Candidates who clear all the exams along with the additional requirements and verifications are hired on probation basis.

FAQs

1) Can you apply for SSC CGL without a graduation?

You can apply for SSC CGL on completion of your graduation requirements by 1 January 2018.

2) Can a candidate apply for more than a post?

If a candidate fulfills the SSC CGL eligibility criteria for the posts that he applies to, definitely he can.

3) Why should a candidate fill three different centers for taking the exam?

In the event, your first choice cannot be allotted, one of the other two locations of your preference would be selected.

4) Is a candidate supposed to choose all the group of posts in the application form?

A candidate is expected to select a group of posts based on his preference. Once you choose groups, you can select the post once you qualify Tier 3 Examinations.

5) Can Diploma Holders apply for SSC CGL exam?

Only Bachelor degree holders can apply for SSC CGL.

6) What is the meaning of applications being accepted provisionally?

All the applications are provisionally accepted as soon as you register. This is also because you do not submit the necessary documents at the time of online application procedure. The document verification stage occurs at the time you qualify the exam. If all the documents are valid, the candidate would be accepted.

7) Is there any percentage criteria to apply for SSC CGL Examination?

There are no percentage criteria to apply for SSC CGL Examination. The candidate must make sure that the other SSC CGL Eligibility criteria are passed. 

8) If a candidate is in the last semester/last year of college? Can he apply?

If the final result has been declared before 1st August 2018, the candidate is eligible. 

9) Can the application form be filled online?

The SSC CGL Application Form can be filled only online. 

10) Is Aadhaar Card mandatory to fill SSC CGL Examination?

It is not mandatory to possess Aadhaar Card to register for SSC CGL Examination.

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