SSC CGL Notification 2017 Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates, Apply Online

By | 17/05/2017

SSC CGL Notification 2017: Staff Selection Commission every year conducts the Combined Graduate Level Recruitment Exam at all India Level. Huge number of govt. job seekers was waiting for the release of the SSC CGL Recruitment Notification 2017 from past few days. SSC on 15th May 2017 released the official notification on its official website.  With the release of the Official notification SSC also released the application form. Interested candidates need to apply through online mode only. As per the notification online application will be accepted from 16th May 2017 to 16th June 2017 only. For more details regarding the SSC CGL Notification, eligibility criteria, application process read all the details provided below here.

SSC CGL 2017 Official Notification, Application Form

SSC CGL Recruitment Details 2017 

  • Name of Organization: Staff Selection Commission
  • Name of Examination: Combined Graduate Level Exam
  • Online Application for : 16th May 2017
  • Last date to apply online: 16th June 2017
  • Official Website:
SSC CGL Notification PDF Download

SSC CGL 2017 Notification

Important Date to Remember for SSC CGL 2017

Name of Event Date
SSC CGL Notification Release 16th May 2017
SSC CGL Online Application 2017 starting date 16th May 2017
Last date to apply 16th June 2017
SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Admit Card Release Mid of July 2017
SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam 1st August to 20th August 2017
Result of SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam September 2017
SSC CGL Tier 2 Examination 10th Nov to 11th Nov 2017
Result of SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam December 2017
SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam 21st Jan 2018
Result Declaration of Tier 3 Exam Feb 2018
Computer Skill Test Feb 2018

SSC CGL 2017 Age Limit

Candidate applying for the SSC CGL 2017 must have attain the minimum age of 18 years and maximum of 27 years as on 01.08.2017. Age Relaxation will be provided as per Govt. of India norms which is as below

  • OBC Category: 3 years
  • SC / ST : 5 years
  • PH: 10 Years
  • Ex serviceman : 3 years

SSC CGL Post 2017 – Group Wise

Group Name of Post Ministries / Deptt/ Offices


Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG
Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG








Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service
Assistant Section Officer Intelligence Bureau
Assistant Section Officer Ministry of Railway
Assistant Section Officer Ministry of External Affairs
Assistant Section Officer AFHQ
Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations
Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations
Assistant Section Officer Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations
Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations
Assistant/ Superintendent Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations
Inspector of Income Tax CBDT
Inspector, (Central Excise) CBEC
Inspector (Preventive Officer) CBEC
Inspector (Examiner) CBEC
Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue
Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Investigation
Inspector Posts Department of Post
Divisional Accountant Offices under CAG
Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics
Sub Inspector National Investigation Agency (NIA)
‘C’ Junior Statistical Officer M/o Statistics & Prog. Implementation.





Auditor Offices under C&AG
Auditor Offices under CGDA
Auditor Other Ministry/Departments
Accountant/ Junior Accountant Offices under C&AG
Accountant/ Junior Accountant Other Ministry/Departments
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks Central Govt. Offices/Ministries other than CSCS cadres.
Tax Assistant CBDT
Tax Assistant CBEC
Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2017

Staff Selection Commission will complete the Combined Graduate Level Examination in 4 Phases i.e. Tier 1, Tier II, Tier III and Tier IV. Tier I and Tier II exam

Tier 1 Exam Pattern


No. of Question


Time Duration

General Awareness




60  Minutes

Reasoning and General Intelligence



English Comprehension



Quantitative Aptitude






Download here: SSC CGL Notification 2017 PDF

Tier II Exam Pattern

Paper Subject No. of Questions Marks Time Duration
Paper -1 Quantitative Aptitude 100 200 2 Hours
Paper -2 Language & Comprehension 200 200 2 Hours
Paper -3 Statistics 100 200 2 Hours
Paper -4 General Studies (Finance & Economics) 100 200 2 Hours

There will negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer in Tier 1 and Tier II exam of the SSC CGL 2017. Tier 3 Exam will be Pen and Paper mode only. In which candidates will have to select language either Hindi or English. SSC CGL Tier III exam will be Descriptive Paper for Essay / Precis / Letter / Application Writing.

Candidates in order to get select will have to qualify in all Tier I, Tier II and Tier III exams. After each exams cut off list will be prepared and only selected candidates will take part in the next round of exam or selection.

SSC CGL 2017 Apply Online

  1. First of all visit the official website of the Staff Selection Commission i.e.
  2. Visit the Apply section provided on the homepage.
  3. Under CGL tab click Apply Link option and wait.
  4. New windows will be open after few seconds.
  5. Then candidates need to register them first.
  6. After successful registration applicants will be provided registration no. and password which will be used in future also for checking Result.
  7. Fill the Application form available online and make the fee payment if necessary.
  8. Upload all the documents required and submit the application form.
  9. Take a printout of the filled application form for future reference.

Apply here: SSC CGL Application form 2017

For more information download the official notification form the link provided above and read all the important information provided before applying online.

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