SSC(Staff Selection Commission) is an government organisation, which recruit students for various post for different Ministries and Department of Government of India. One of it’s exam is CGL(Combined Graduate level).
SSC CGL 2020 Notification | SSC CGL 2020 Exam Date | SSC CGL Exam Pattern | SSC CGL 2020 Syllabus
The examination held in two phases : Preliminary and Mains and Both the exam is Online Computer based test. CGL exam is for filling the post of Group “B” and Group “C” in various department of Government of India. There are several posts Starting from Assistant Audit Officer (Pay level 8 – Rs 47600 to Rs 151100) to Upper Division Clerk (Pay level – 4 Rs 25500 to Rs 81100). SSC CGL Notification was released on 22 October 2019, do check the full article to get all the required information regarding SSC CGL examination and do share it with ones who needs it.
SSC CGL 2020 Important Dates| Notification Date | Admit Card Date | Exam Date | Result Date
All the important dates related dates regarding the examination are provided below in the form of table do check the table for the information regarding SSC CGL 2020 Online Application Date, Admit Card , Results and many more.
|Date for submission of online Application||22-10-2019 to 25-11-2019|
|Last date for receipt of application||25-11-2019|
|Last date for making online fee payment||27-11-2019|
|Last date for generation of offline challan||27-11-2019|
|Last date for payment through Challan||27-11-2019|
|Tier-1 Exam date||02-03-2020 to 11-03-2020|
|Dates of Tier-II and Tier-III(Descriptive) Examination||22-06-2020 to 25-06-2020|
SSC CGL Exam Highlights:
|Exam Name||Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level|
|Eligibility Criteria||Qualification: Graduate/ 60% in Maths in 12th Standard/Bachelor degree with Statistics as one of the subject.|
|Exam Mode||CBT(Computer Based Test) / Pen and Paper Mode/ Data Entry Skills|
|SSC CGL Salary||INR 37,500-INR 39000|
|SSC CGL Helpline||011-24368090|
|Duration of Exam||Tier 1 : 1 hour
Tier 2 : 3 hours 30 minutes
|Exam Type||All India|
SSC CGL 2020 Eligibility Criteria:
Candidates who wants to apply for SSC CGL 2020 should remember that they fulfill the minimun eligibility criteria specified by SSC.
(i) A candidate must be a citizen of India, or
(ii) A candidate must be a subject of Nepal, or
(iii) A candidate must be a Subject of Bhutan, or
(iv) A candidate must be a Tibetan refugee who came to India, before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.
(v) A candidate must be of Indian origin who migrated from Pakistan, Sri lanka, Vietnam, Burma and East African countries.
Different Posts required Different age Criteria , below are the table of content of requirement of age for Various Post
|1||Posts in which age Limit is 18-27 years||Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1993 and not later than 01-01-2002|
|2||Posts in which age Limit is 20-27 years||Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1993 and not later than 01-01-2000|
|3||Posts in which age Limit is 20-30 years||Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1990 and not later than 01-01-2000|
|4||Posts in which age Limit is upto 30 years||Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1990 and not later than 01-01-2002|
|5||Posts in which age Limit is upto 32 years||Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1988 and not later than 01-01-2002|
Relaxation on age to reserve categories are as follows:
|1||SC(Schedued cast)/ST(Scheduled Tribes)||5 years|
|2||OBC(Other Backward Classes)||3 years|
|6||Ex – Serviceman(ESM)||3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.|
Note: Candidates who comes under age relaxation will have to submit original/Copy at the time of joining.
SSC CGL 2020 Educational Qualification:
Candidate must have a Bachelor degree in any stream from the university recognised by the Government of India . while some posts required even 60% and above in Maths in 12th standard or bachelor degree with Statistics as one of the subject.
SSC CGL Exam Pattern or Guidelines:
The examination will be conducted in four tiers which is as follows:
|1||Tier – I||Computer Based Examination|
|2||Tier – II||Computer Based Examination|
|3||Tier – III||Pen and Paper Mode|
|4||Tier – IV||Computer proficiency Test/Data Entry Skills|
|Sr. No||Subject||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time allowed|
|1||General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||50||60 minutes|
|Sr. No||Subject||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time allowed|
|1||Paper-I: Quantitative Abilities||100||200||120 minutes (for each Paper)|
|2||Paper-II: English language and Comprehension||200||200|
|3||Paper – III: Statistics||100||200|
|4||Paper-IV; General Studies (Finance and Economics)||100||200|
(i) Tier – I and Tier – II consist of Objective type, Multiple Choice questions.
(ii) Paper – I and Paper – II are compulsory for all the candidate. Paper – III of Tier – II will be only for those candidate who apply for the post of JSO(Junior Statistical Officer)
Penalty for wrong Answers (Different for Tier – I and Tier – II Examination):
There will be a negative Marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer in Tier – I examination while in case of Tier – II Examination There will be Negative Marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer in paper – II and 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper – I, Paper – III and Paper – IV.
SSC CGL 2020 Vacancy
|Sr No||Category||Number of Vacancies|
Exam Day Guidelines (Important for students):
Candidate will not be permitted to sit on the online preliminary examination without the following documents:
(1) Valid Call Letter of the respective date and sessions of Examination.
(2) Photo-identity proof which have same name and date of birth as you fill in your application form which also print on your call letter.
(3) Photocopy of photo-identity proof.
(4) Sometimes they also wants your photo so bring at least two passport size photo with you at the time of examination.
(5) Candidate reporting late at the exam centre will not be allow to sit on the examination.
SSC CGL 2020 Syllabus
|Quantitative Aptitude||General Awareness||General Intelligence and Reasoning||English Comprehension|
|Profit and Loss||Current Affairs||Coding-Decoding||Reading Comprehension|
|Percentage||Economics||Matrix||Fill in the blanks|
|Ratio and Proportion||Sports||Word Formation||Synonyms|
|Speed, Time and Distance||Books and Authors||Venn Diagram||Antonyms|
|Number System||Science||Direction Sense||Error Correction|
|Time and Work||Politics||Verbal Reasoning||Spelling Checking|
|Algebra||Blood Relations||Idioms and Phrases|
|Trignometry||Paper folding||One word Substitution|
|SI and CI|
|Mixture and Allegations|
|Problem on Ages|
|Quantitative Aptitude||English||Statistics||General Awareness|
|SI and CI||Spot the error||Collection,Classification
|Profit and Loss||Fill in the blanks||Coorelation and Regression||CAG-Role and responsibility|
|Data Interpretation||Synonyms||Probability Theory||Finance Comission|
|Average||Antonyms||Measures of Dispersion||Demand and Supply|
|Pecentage||Spelling Checkng||Mesures of Central Tendency||Production and Cost|
|Ratio and Proportion||Idioms and Phrases||Sampling Theory||Indian Economy|
|Time,Distance and speed||One word substitution||Sampling Inference||Economic reforms in India|
|Time and Work||Active and Passive Voice||Random variable and Probability Distribution||Money and Banking|
|Algebra||Direct/Indirect||Analysis of Variance||Information Technology|
|Number system||Cloze Test||Index Numbers|
|Trignometry||Comprehension||Time Series Analysis|
|Mixture and Allegation|
It is basically a descriptive paper. Candidate can attempt this paper in both English and Hindi. It is an offline exam. You have to write Essay, Letter, Precis, Application etc .Maximum marks for this exam is 100 and time alloted is 60 minutes ,For PwD candidate time increases to 80 minutes.
Data Entry Skill Test (DEST)
This test is only for the post of Tax Assistant (Central Excise & Income Tax) It requires 8000 key Despressions per hour on Computer. The test will be conducted for a passage of about 2000 key depression for a duration of 15 minutes.
Computer Proficiency Test (CPT)
The test consist of three modules: (i) Word Processing, (ii) Spreadsheet, (iii) Generation of slides , for various post.