SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment
Staff Selection Commission has authoritatively released the SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment Notification. The SSC CGL Tier I exam will happen from first August 2017 to twentieth August 2017 in various sessions. The SSC had first given an Advertisement in daily papers, now they have released the Official Notification on SSC Website. Read this article, to find out about SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment. There are a sum of 4733 opening that will be filled for the current year. The individuals who missed the SSC CGL 2016 Exam, here is another possibility at your doorstep to shape your future. You can fill the online application form for SSC CGL 2017 through a direct link.
The SSC CGL Exam Pattern has been modified by Selection Commission. The Duration of Tier I Exam has been changed from 75 minutes to 60 minutes!
#1. SSC CGL Exam Date
|Starting Date of
|16th May 2017|
|Last Date of
|16th June 2017|
|Tier 1 Exam||1st August 2017 to
20th August 2017
|Tier 2 Exam
|Tier 3 Exam
|21st January 2018|
|Tier 4 Exam
#2. SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment – Vacancies
Selection Commission has released the List of Jobs that will be filled after this SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment. There are a total 4733 vacancies this year.
#3. SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment – Eligibility Criteria
Educational Qualifications (As on 1st August 2017)
- Essential Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute.
- Desirable Qualifications: Chartered Accountant/cost & Management Accountant/Company Secretary/ Masters I Commerce/Masters in Business Studies/Masters in Business Administration (Finance)/Masters in
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.
SSC CGL 2017 Age Limit (As on 1st August 2017):
|Max 32 yrs|
|Assistant in CSS||20 – 30 yrs|
|Assistant in IB||21 – 30 yrs|
Officer / SI in CBI / SI
|SI in Central Bureau
|18 – 27 yrs|
|All Other posts||Check the link
For the age limit of individual post see the full notification.
SSC CGL 2017 Age Relaxation:
|PH + OBC||13 years|
|PH + SC/ST||15 years|
#4. SSC CGL 2017 Exam Pattern & Selection Procedure
The SSC CGL Exam Pattern consists of 4 Stages as mentioned below:
Stage 1: SSC CGL Tier-1
→ It is a computer based online test of 200 marks in 60 minutes of time duration. There is a negative marking of 0.50 Marks for each wrong answer. There is no sectional cut off.
(For VH &
Stage 2: SSC CGL Tier-2
→ This is an online-based examination consisting of 4 papers as mentioned in the table. There is no sectional cut off. The negative marking for each wrong answer as follow:
Paper I, Paper III & Paper IV – 0.5 marks
Paper II – 0.25 marks
40 min extra
(Paper I & II as above)
(Finance & Economics,
Paper I & II as above )
Stage 3: SSC CGL Tier-3
→ This is a descriptive type paper of 100 marks and will be conducted in Pen and Paper mode. It will be of total 60 minutes of time duration.
Stage 4: SSC CGL Tier-4
→ Tier-IV of the SSC CGL Examination is Data Entry Skill Test (DEST)/Computer Proficiency Test (CPT). This test is of qualifying nature. The DEST test is for the Tax Assistant Post only.
The merit list will be prepared on the overall performance of the student in Tier-I, Tier-II, and Tier-III but you have to qualify all the tiers (i.e Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III) separately.
#5. Application Fees
You can pay the fees through online mode from 16th May 2017 to 16th June 2017 (5.00PM). Those who want to pay fees through offline mode can make payment through challan of SBI bank till 19th June 2017 provided the challan has been generated before 5.00 PM of 16th June 2017.
GEN/OBC – Rs 100/-
SC/ST/PH/Ex-Servicemen/Woman – No Fees
#7. Official SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment Notice
SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment