SSC CGL 2019-2020: Staff Selection Commission has released the application form for SSC CGL 2019 at ssc.nic.in. It is to inform that SSC CGL Tier-I (CBE) shall be held on 02 March, 2020. SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 are done for non-technical Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations of the Government of India. The selection procedure consists of 4 tiers which are 2 computer based exam, a written exam and a personal interview. The candidates who clear the personal interview will be selected by the commission as per the vacancies. To know more about SSC CGL 2019-2020, read the article till the end.
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SSC CGL 2019-2020
The pay scale for the vacancies notified by the SSC is Level-8 (Rs 47600 to 151100), Level-7 (Rs 44900 to 142400), Level-6 (Rs 35400 to 112400), Level-5 (Rs 29200 to 92300) & for Level-4 (Rs 25500 to 81100). The candidates applying for PwD category must be at least 40% disabled for the qualifications. Below are the important date related to the SSC CGL 2019-2020 in the schedule given:
|SSC CGL 2019-2020||Dates|
|Start Date of Application Form||22 Oct 2019|
|Last date of Application Form||25 Nov 2019|
|Release date of Admit card||To be Announced|
|Exam Dates for Tire-I (CBE)||02 to 11 Mar 2020|
|Exam dates for Tire-II (CBE) & Tier-III (Des.) Exam||22 to 26 Jun 2020|
|Release Date of Answer Key||To be Announced|
|Release Date of Result||To be Announced|
SSC CGL Application Form 2019-2020
The application form for SSC CGL 2019-2020 is now available & can be filled online only. No hand written or self typed application form will be accepted by the commission for registration. The candidates will need aadhar card, mobile no. and mail ID to apply for the application form. You need to upload photo and signature in the application form. The application fee for the registration form is Rs. 100. It can be paid offline as well online and is non-refundable in any case. Below are the mode of payments for the application fee:
- SBI challan
- SBI Net Banking
- Debit Card
- Credit Card
Note: The candidates belonging to SC, ST, Women and ESM category are exempt from paying the application fee.
Eligibility Criteria of SSC CGL 2019-2020
Check below the eligibility criteria for SSC CGL 2019-2020. The eligibility criteria have been stated as per the last information brochure and it likely to change:
Nationality: The candidate can be a citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan, a Tibetan refugee, 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 and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India with a certificate from the government of India.
Age Limit and Relaxation: Below is the upper age limit and relaxation for the SSC CGL exam:
|Category||Age Relaxation Permissible|
|PH + OBC||13 years|
|PH + SC/ST||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (ExS)||3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.|
|For Group “B” postsCentral Govt. Civilian Employees with 3 years regular and continuous service||5 years|
|Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ ST) with 3 years regular and continuous service||10 years|
|For Group “C” posts Central Govt. Civilian Employees with 3 years regular and continuous service||Up to 40 years of age|
|Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ ST) with|
3 years regular and continuous service
|Up to 45 years of age|
|Candidates who had ordinarily been in the State of Jammu & Kashmir from January 1980 to 31st December 1989.||5 years|
|Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried||Up to 35 years of age|
|Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ ST)||Up to 40 years of age|
|SC/ST category candidates who resided in Jammu and Kashmir from 1sty January 1980 to 31st December 1989||3 years|
|Defence Personnel disabled in operation(SC/ ST).||8 years|
|Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces.||Up to 45 years of age|
|Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (SC/ ST)||Up to 50 years of age|
|Retrenched census employees of the Office of Registrar General of India||3 years plus length of service rendered by them in connection with census, before retrenchment, and weightage of past service.|
Education Qualification: The candidates must have graduation degree from a recognised institute and the additional educational degree as well as stated in the information brochure.
SSC CGL Admit Card 2019-2020
The admit card of SSC CGL 2019-2020 releases in the login section on the official website. The admit card for is released as per the candidate’s region. The candidates have to click the “admit card” button on the home page. You will require your registration no. and other login details to download the admit card. The admit card for each stage of the selection procedure releases separately. The candidates must carry photo Id proof or birth date certificate for verification along with the admit card to the exam centre.
The candidates must also read the instructions given in the admit card an abide by the same in the exam centre. The full adress of the exam centre will be communicated to the candidates through admit card only. No candidates will be allowed to the exam centre without the admit card.
SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2019-2020
Below is the exam pattern for SSC CGL 2019-2020 for all the exams:
Mode of Examination: The exam will be in online mode.
Durations: Candidates will have 1 hour to solve the question paper.
No. of Questions: There will be 100 questions in the question paper.
Type of Questions: All the question paper will be Objective type.
Marking scheme: For every right answer the candidate will get 2 marks each and for wrong answers the 0.5 marks will deducated.
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Total Marks of Each Subject|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||25||50|
Mode of Examination: The exam will be conducted in online mode only.
Durations: The exam will be of 2 hours for each paper.
No. of Questions: The question paper will have 500 questions for each paper.
Type of Questions: The questions will be of objective type only.
Marking scheme: In paper 2 negative marking will be 0.25 and in paper-1, 3 and 4 the negative marking will be 0.5 marks.
|Subjects||No. of MCQs||Total Marks of Each Subject|
|Paper I – Qualitative Ability||100||200|
|Paper II – Language and Comprehension||200||200|
|Paper III – Statistics (For Statistical Investigator Post)||100||200|
|Paper IV – Finance & Accounts and |
Economics & Governance
(For Assistant Audit Officer in C & AG)
Mode of Examination: The exam will be a pen-paper test.
Durations: The candidates will have 1 hour to solve the paper.
Type of Questions: The will descriptive type questions in the question paper.
Marking scheme: There is no negative marking.
|Mode of Exam||Scheme of SSC CGl Tier III||Total Marks of Exam|
|Pen and Paper / Offline||Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi|
Candidates will have to
write Essays/Precis/Letter/Applications etc.
Answer Key of SSC CGL 2019-2020
The answer key for each exam will be published on the official website of SSC under the button of “Answer Key”. The candidates do not need any login details to download the answer key. The answer key is published for all the exams and for all sets of an exam on the official website. The candidates can use the answer key to know marks for the exam that he may score. An official answer key is utilised by the commission to evaluate the marks of the candidate.
You can also object the official answer key by filling a form. The fee for objecting the answers in the answer key is Rs. 100 per objection. The final answer key is prepared after using valid objections.
SSC CGL Result 2019-2020
The result of SSC CGL releases separately for every phase of selection procedure. The candidates need their roll no. to know whether they have qualified the exam or not. Result of SSC CGL is a merit list of all the candidates who shortlisted in the exam. The candidates who clear the cut-off for the exam qualify for the next level. The candidates who clear all the 3 exams appear for the skill test or proficiency test.
The merit list is released on the official website in the “result” button. The merit list consists of name and roll no. of the candidate and the category details. The candidates who clear the thet tier-1 exam appear for the tier-2 exam.
SSC CGL Exam Cut Off
The candidates who will apply for SSC CGL should obtain the minimum qualifying marks in order to qualify the examination. For that, they should have the knowledge of cut off from the previous year. Here we have shared the cut off list of last year.
Last year, out of the selected 149319, only 56164 candidates cleared the Tier II of the exam. The cutoff was as below.
|Category||All Post (Except AAO, ASO, JSO)||Assistant Audit Officer (AAO)||Assistant Section Officer (ASO)||Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)|
Check below the selection procedure for SSC CGL recruitment for 2019-2020. It is divided into 4 tiers which are as follows:
- Tier-1: The tier-1 exam consists of 4 sections of 25 questions each. Every question is of 2 marks each and for every wrong answer, 0.5 marks is deducted from the total marks. The candidates who clear the tier-1 exam appear for the next level. Candidates will be given 1 hour to attempt the question paper.
- Tier-2: The tier-2 exam consists of 4 paper of 2 hours each. The candidates will have negative marking of 1/4th of the total marks. The candidates who score marks more than or equal to the minimum marks of the cut-off will qualify for the written exam.
- Written Exam: The candidates who qualify the tier-2 exam will appear for the written exam. The written exam is a descriptive exam. The candidates can write the exam is either English or in Hindi Language.
- Skill Test/ Proficiency Test: The candidate who clears the written exam are called for the skill yrade test. The Final merit list is prepared on the basis of the Proficiency Test as well as the exams.
Service Selection Commission is a organisation under the central government of India which was organised for recruitment of personnel on various posts notified by the commission. The commission was established under the department of Personnel and Traning and consists of Chairman, two Members and a Secretary-cum-Controller of Examinations. IT has its headquarter in the New Delhi, India.
SSC CGL 2019 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : In total there are three tires for SSC CGL Recruitment 2019 i.e., Tier-I (CBE), Tier-II (CBE) & Tier-III (Des.).
Ans : SSC CGL 2019-2020 Tier-I examination is to be held during the month of March 2020.
Ans : Yes! If you have the valid citizenship of Bhutan you can fill the application form for SSC CGL Recruitment 2019.
Ans : 5 years is the Age-relaxation permissible for SC/ST category beyond upper age limit.
Official Website: ssc.nic.in.
For more information regarding SSC CGL 2019-2020, download- Notification.