SSC CGL

SSC CGLE (Combined graduate Level Examination) is an examination conducted by SSC (Staff Selection Commission) to recruit staffs for various ministries and departments under Government of India. SSC CGL exam is for the recruitment for various posts under Grade “B” and Grade “C” posts.


General Description about SSC CGL Exam

CGLE often refers to (Combined graduate Level Examination) is an examination conducted by SSC (Staff Selection Commission) to recruit staffs for various ministries and departments under Government of India. SSC CGL exam is for the recruitment for various posts under Grade “B” and Grade “C” posts.

This exam is very popular now a days and Lacs of aspirants appear in this exam and this exam is conducted every year with thousands of vacancies.

All Posts under SSC CGL Exam

Group Posts Ministries/Department Grade Pay (6th Pay)
Group “B” Assistant AuditOfficer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG 4,800
Group “B” Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Central Vigilance Commission 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Intelligence Bureau 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Ministry of Railway 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Ministry of External Affairs 4,600
Group “B” Assistant AFHQ 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments 4,600
Group “B” Inspector (Central Excise) CBEC 4,600
Group “B” Inspector (Preventive Officer) CBEC 4,600
Group “B” Inspector (Examiner) CBEC 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue 4,600
Group “B” Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments 4,200
Group “B” Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Investigation 4,200
Group “B” Inspector of Posts Department of Post 4,200
Group “B” Statistical Investigator Ministry of Statistics & Prog. Implementation. 4,200
Group “B” Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics 4,600
Group “B” Sub Inspector National Investigation Agency (NIA) 4,200
Group “C” Inspector (Income Tax) CBDT 4,600
Group “C” Auditor Offices under CAG 2,800
Group “C” Auditor Offices under CGDA 2,800
Group “C” Auditor Offices under CGA & others 2,800
Group “C” Accountant/ Junior Accountant Offices under CAG 2,800
Group “C” Accountant/ Junior Accountant Offices under CGA & others 2,800
Group “C” Sr. Secretariat Assistant Central Govt. Offices/Ministries other than CSCS cadres. 2,400
Group “C” Tax Assistant CBDT 2,400
Group “C” Tax Assistant CBEC 2,400
Group “C” Compiler Registrar General of India 2,400
Group “C” Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics 2,400

SSC CGL eligibility Criteria

A candidate must be either:
  1. citizen of India,or
  2. a subject of Nepal, or
  3. a subject of Bhutan, or
  4. a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the IstJanuary, 1962 with theintention of permanently settling in India, or
  5. a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka,East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia andVietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be aperson in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to theExamination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibilitycertificate has been issued to him by theGovernment of India.

SSC CGL Age details

Minimum age is 20 years and maximum age is 30 years. Age relaxation provided to reserved categories as per the Government rule.

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Physically Handicapped (PH) 10 years
PH + OBC 13 years
PH + SC/ST 15 years
Ex-Servicemen (Gen) 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 5 years
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 years

SSC CGL Educational Qualification

  1. Assistant Audit Officer: Chartered Accountant / Management Accountant / Company Secretary / Masters in Commerce / Masters in Business Studies / Masters in Business Administration (Finance) / Masters in Business Economics.
  2. Statistical Investigator Grade – II: Bachelor Degree in Statistics from a recognized University. / Bachelor Degree in Mathematics with statistic / Bachelor Degree in Economics with statistics / Bachelor Degree in Commerce with Statistics
  3. Compiler: Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as compulsory or Elective Subject.
  4. All Other Posts: Any Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.

SSC CGL Physical and Medical Standards

Physical Standards for Inspector (Central Excise/ Examiner/Preventive Officer)

Gender Chest Height Weight
Male 81 cm with minimum of 5 cm expansion.(The Garhwali, Assamese, Gorkhas and the Scheduled Tribes Candidates have been given a relaxation of 5 cm.) 157.5 cm 5 years
Female NA 152 cm Height (The Garhwali, Assamese, Gorkhas and the Scheduled Tribes Candidates have been given a Height relaxation of 2.5 cm.) Weight must be 48 kgs. (The Garhwali, Assamese, Gorkhas and the Scheduled Tribes Candidates have been given a weight relaxation of 2 kgs.)

 

Physical Test for Inspector (Central Excise/ Examiner/Preventive Officer)

Gender Walking Exercise Cycling Exercise
Male 8 km in 30 minutes 1600 metres in 15 minutes
Female 3 km in 25 minutes 1000 metres in 20 minutes

 

Physical Standards for Sub-Inspector in NIA (National Investigation Agency) and CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation)

Gender Chest Height Eyesight
Male A minimum of 76 cms With expansion The height must not be less than 165 cms and for CBI not be less than 170 cms. (Height relaxation for Hill and tribal candidates by 5 cm)
  1. Distant vision: 6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye
  2. Near vision 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in other eye
Female NA 150 cms. (Height relaxation for Hill and tribal candidates by 5 cm.)
  1. Distant vision: 6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye
  2. Near vision 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in other eye