SSC or Staff Selection Commission is an important organization that looks after various recruitment exams and processes. It is attached to Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT). It is most popularly known for exams such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC JE, SSC CPO, SSC SI ASI, SSC Stenographer, SSC GD Constable.
Staff Selection Commission Exams
- Combined Graduate Level (CGL)
- Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL)
- Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA & SSF and Rifleman
- Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff
- Junior Engineer
- Junior Hindi Translators (JHT)
- Junior Translators in CSOLs
- Scientific Assistant in Indian Meteorological Department
- Stenographers (Grade C & D)
- Sub Inspectors (SI) & Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI)
Other Exams Conducted by SSC
- Clerks’ Grade (for Multi Tasking Staff only) Exam.
- Grade ‘C’ Steno. Ltd. Dept. Comp. Exam.
- LDC Departmental Exam
- Stenographer Departmental Exam
- Upper Div. Clerk Ltd. Depttl. Comp. Exam.
Every year, Staff Selection Commission releases SSC Recruitment calendar. It is uploaded on the official website, ssc.nic.in, and through it the candidates can keep track of all the upcoming examination and the events of it. The SSC 2017 Calendar has also been provided by the Commission and through it the candidates can know the date of release for the notification, last date to submit the application form, and the exam date.
It is very crucial for candidates to abide by the dates that are provided in the SSC 2017 Calendar. If the deadline will be crossed it would become problematic for the student only. If any dates in the calendar will change, the same will be notified to the student by the Commission.
Here we have provided you all the dates for the exams that are going to be held by SSC. You can check the dates as per the exam you want to/ have applied for.
Combined Graduate Level Examination – 2017 (Tier-I) notification will be released on May 16, 2017. The examination will be held on August 1, 2017, to August 20, 2017. The entrance exam will be a computer based test. Candidates can apply for Combined Graduate Level Examination – 2017 (Tier-I) must have done Graduation in any stream from a recognised university. Candidate’s age must be between 18 to 27 years old to be eligible for this examination. The Commission has decided to reduce the number of questions from 200 to 100 in CGLE Tier-I which would continue to carry 200 marks.
Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Examination – 2017 the notification has been released on June 17, 2017. The entrance exam will be held on September 4, 2017, to September 7, 2017. The entrance exam will be a computer based examination. SSC Stenographer Recruitment will be completed in two stages – Computer Based Test and Skill Test. No interview will be conducted for the selection.
Recruitment of SI in CAPFs, ASI in CISF and SI in Delhi Police Exam – 2017 (Paper-II) the notification has not been not yet released. The entrance exam will be conducted on October 8, 2017. The examination will be a computer based test. Candidates who qualified in PST/ PET and found Fit in Medical / Review Medical Examination, qualified for Interview, without any cut-off marks in Paper I and Paper II. The result for the entrance exam will be available on SSC’s website.
Examination for Selection Posts (Phase IV) the advertisement has been released on March 1, 2017. The last date for filing the application was March 31, 2017. The examination for Phase IV will be held on October 25, 2017. The entrance exam to be conducted will be computer based.
Combined Graduate Level Examination – 2017 (Tier-II) advertisement and the closing date has not yet been released. However, the date of examination has been announced that is November 10 & 11, 2017. The entrance exam to be conducted for CGLE 2017 (Tier-II) will be computer based.
Upper Div. Clerk Ltd. Depttl. Comp. Exam., 2017 advertisement, closing date and date of the exam has been announced by SSC on its official website. The advertisement will be announced on September 2, 2017. The last date for submitting the duly filled application form is September 29, 2017. Entrance examination date for upper division clerk is November 19, 2017. The examination to be conducted will be computer based. Candidates will be recruited for this post on the basis of performance in Online Test (Paper I) + Written Test (Paper II) + Interview.
Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical) Examination – 2017 (Paper-I) notification for recruitment will be released on October 14, 2017. The last date for submitting the application form will be November 10, 2017. The examination will commence from January 5-8, 2018. The entrance exam will be computer based, which will be divided into two papers – Paper 1 (MCQ type), and Paper 2 (conventional type).
Combined Graduate Level Examination – 2017 (Tier-III) advertisement and the closing date have not yet not been announced. However, the date of examination has been announced which is January 21, 2018. The entrance to be conducted will be Descriptive paper. The medium of the question paper will be bilingual i.e, Hindi and English. The descriptive paper may consist of questions from- precis writing, essay writing, letter writing and application writing.
Recruitment for Constables (GD) in CAPFs Exam-2017 advertisement for recruitment will be announced on August 5, 2017, and the closing date for recruitment will be September 4, 2017. The entrance exam for recruitment of Constables (GD) in CAPFs will commence from January 30, 2018, to February 5, 2018. The examination will be computer based. The whole recruitment process will be completed in four stages that will include Physical Standard Test (PST), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), computer based test and at the last medical test. Those all who will qualify written examination will be eligible for the medical test and those applicants who will qualify medical test will be appointed as GD Constable Posts.
Combined Graduate Level Examination – 2017 (Tier-IV) advertisement and the closing date have not yet been announced. CGLE 2017 (Tier IV) examination will be conducted in the month of February 2018. For Assistant Section Officer in CSS post candidates will have to qualify Computer Proficiency Test. for Tax Assistant post candidates need to appear for Data Entry Skill Test at Speed of 8000 key depressions per hour. On the conclusive note, the Tier IV examination will be based on skill.
Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Exam., 2017 (Tier-I) advertisement for application and other procedures will be released on November 11, 2017, and the closing date for CHS (10+2) Exam will be December 12, 2017. The examination will be conducted on March 20 to April 20, 2018. The CHSLE 2017 (Tier I) will be a computer based examination.
Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical) Examination – 2017 (Paper-II) advertisement and closing have not been announced yet by SSC. the date of Paper II examination has been announced which is May 6, 2018. The questions to be asked in Paper II will be descriptive in nature. Candidates who will qualify in Paper I can appear for Paper II.
Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Exam., 2017 (Tier-II) advertisement and closing have not been announced yet. However, CHSLE (10+2) 2017 (Tier II) will commence from June 24, 2018 onwards. The CHSLE (Tier II) 2017 will be descriptive exam.
Recruitment for Constables (Exe.) in Delhi Police Exam-2016 the advertisement will be available from September 10, 2017, and the closing date for the post of Constable (Exe.) in Delhi Police is October 10, 2017. The date of examination has been finalised to be December 7, 2017, to December 10, 2017. The examination will be computer based.
Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination-2016 (Paper-II) notification and the closing date has not yet been released. However, SSC has declared date to the exam which is December 17, 2017. The questions to9 be asked in the examination will be descriptive in nature.
- (*) – CBE – Computer Based Examination
- (**) – DES – Descriptive Paper
- (***) – OMR – Optical Mark Recognition
- (@ ) – DEP – Departmental Examination
- (#) – SPE – Selection Post Examination
- ++ – Non –Mandated Examination
State Staff Selection Commission Exams
- Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC)
- Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC)
- Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission (HBSSSB)
- Orissa Staff Selection Commission (OSSC)
- Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC)
- West Bengal Staff Selection Commission (WBSSC)
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) works on a national level. SSC looks after release of notification, application form, admit card, declaration of result and deciding cut offs. Candidates can get in pages here details including SSC Notification, SSC Application Form, SSC Admit Card, SSC Result, SSC Cut Off.
In SSC, there are these zones – SSC Northern Region, SSC Central Region, SSC Eastern Region, SSC North Eastern Region, SSC Western Region, SSC Southern Region, SSC Kerala Karnataka Region, SSC North Western Region.
Whereas state level SSC also exist and they look after several recruitment at state level. State wise Staff Selection Commission are also listed here and candidates can go to respective page to know State Staff Selection Commission ongoing and upcoming recruitment.
SSC and state SSC recruits several staff to various posts with vacancies. There are exams (sometimes only one stage, sometimes more than one) to select candidates for recruitment. In certain posts, where Government of India approves, there are interviews also for SSC selection.