Staff Selection Commission

Official Website: http://ssc.nic.in

The Examination is conducted in three tiers as indicated below :

  • Tier -I — Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  • Tier -II — Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  • Tier -III — Subjective or Descriptive Type Exam.

The questions in General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, &English Comprehension is of a level commensurate with the essential qualification viz. Graduation and questions Quantitative Aptitude is of 10th standard level.

Posts for which Interview cum Personality Test is prescribed: Pay Band –II Rs.9300-34800.

Post Grade Department Age Limit
Assistant

B

Central Secretariat Service

20-27 years

Assistant

B

Central Vigilance Commission

18-27 years

Assistant

B

Intelligence Bureau

21-27 years

Assistant

B

Ministry of Railway

18-27 years

Assistant

B

Ministry of External Affairs

18-27 years

Assistant

B

Allied Force Head Quarter

18-27 years

Assistant

B

Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations

18-27 years

Inspector of Income Tax

C

Central Board of Direct Taxes

18-27 years

Inspector of Central Excise

B

Central Board of Excise and Custom

18-27 years

Inspector (Preventive Officer)

B

Central Board of Excise and Custom

18-27 years

Inspector (Examiner)

B

Central Board of Excise and Custom

18-27 years

Assistant Enforcement Officer

B

Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue

Up to 30 yrs

Sub Inspector

B

Central Bureau of Investigation

20-30 years

Divisional Accountant

C

Offices under CAG

18-27 years

Statistical Investigator Gr.II

B

Statistics &Prog. Implementation.

Up to 32 yrs

Inspector

B

Central Bureau of Narcotics

18-27 years

Sub Inspector

B

National Investigation Agency (NIA)

Up to 30 yrs

Posts for which Interview is NOT prescribed: Pay Band-I: Rs. 5200-20200

Post Grade Department Age Limit
Auditor

C

Offices under C&AG

18-27 yrs

Auditor

C

Offices under CGDA

18-27 yrs

Auditor

C

Offices under CGA

18-27 yrs

Accountant

C

Offices under C&AG

18-27 yrs

Accountant

C

Offices under CGA

18-27 yrs

Upper Division Clerk

C

Central Govt. Offices/Ministries

18-27yrs

Tax Assistant

C

Central Board of Direct Taxes

18-27yrs

Tax Assistant

C

Central Board of Excise and Custom

20-27 yrs

Compiler

C

Registrar General of India

18-27 yrs

Sub-Inspector

C

Central Bureau of Narcotics

18-25 yrs

 

Category Age Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit.

SC/ST

5 years

OBC

3 years

Examination Pattern for SSC-CGLE

Tier I Examination

Subject No. of Questions Marks Distribution Time Allotted

General Intelligence + Reasoning

25

50

 

75 Minutes

General Awareness

25

50

Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

English Comprehension

25

50

Total

100

200

There is a negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. There is No Sectional Cut-off. Examination is conducted in Online mode.

Tier II Examination

Paper – 1 (Quantitative Abilities) No. of Questions Marks Time Allotted

Total

100

200

2 Hours

There is negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer.

 

Paper – 2 (English Language) No. of Questions Marks Time Allotted

Total

200

200

2 Hours

There is negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

 
Tier -III — Personality Test cum Interview/Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/Document Verification.

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