SSC CGL has officially released the notification for the year 2021-22 on 23rd December 2021. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam for the recruitment of Grade “B” and “C” category posts in various Government Ministries, Departments, and Offices. SSC CHL is one of the biggest government examinations to be conducted for graduate students in India. SSC conducts SSC CGL every year to recruit staff for various posts in the various Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and in its Subordinate Offices. Every year thousands of vacancies are filled by the government for various posts. Before applying for the exam there are so many dilemmas that can be faced by the applicants.
Can a final-year student apply for SSC CGL?
- This is the big question arising in the mind of many aspirants who are dreaming of the SSC CGL. The answer to this question is “YES”.
- Yes, the final year appearing can also apply for the examination.
- The exam will be conducted in April 2022. SSC has released various vacancies for various posts.
- The minimum educational qualification required to be eligible for appearing in CGL Examination is a “Bachelor’s Degree” from a recognized university or its equivalent.
- It takes almost a year to complete the entire registration process, as the examination is going to be conducted in April 2022 and the whole process gets completed after along for sure.
- The candidate must make sure that they should submit the required documents during the final process of the recruitment.
- In case, candidates possess equivalent educational qualifications, such candidates shall also produce relevant Equivalence Certificates from the authorities concerned at the time of Document Verification. However, the final decision regarding the selection of such candidates will be taken by the User Departments/ Appointing Authorities concerned.
- In the official notification released by SSC on 23rd December, it is written as “ The candidates appearing in the final year of their graduation can also apply, however, they must possess Essential qualifications on or before 23-01-2022.”
We suggest you go through the official notification once and check important information regarding age, education qualification, exam pattern, and important dates before you apply.
SSC CGL 2021-22: Educational Qualification
The eligible educational qualifications for all the posts relating to SSC CGL 2021-22 are provided in the following table. Candidates should make sure that they possess all the minimum educational qualifications to be eligible for SSC CGL 2021-22 notification.
|Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer||Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University
Desirable Qualification: CA or Cost & Management Accountant or Company Secretary or Masters in Commerce or Masters in Business Studies or Masters in Business Administration (Finance) or Masters in Business Economics.
|Junior Statistical Officer||Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at 12th standard level.
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.
|All Other Posts||Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent|
SSC CGL 2021-22: Age Limit
The age limit as per SSC CGL 2021-22 notification for various posts will be different. The following table provides data relating to the SSC CGL 2022 age limit in detail along with the maximum & minimum cutoff date is taken into consideration for the SSC CGL 2021 age limit.
|1||For the posts for which the age limit is
|The candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1995 and not later than 01-01-2004.|
|2||For the posts for which the age limit is
|The candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1992 and not later than 01-01-2002|
|3||For the posts for which the age limit is 18-30 years||The candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1992 and not later than 01-01-2004.|
|4||For the posts for which the age limit is
|The candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1990 and not later than 01-01-2004|
In the following table, you can check the age limit for different posts that are defined by the staff selection commission for SSC CGL 2021-22 notification.
|Age group||Name of post||Department / Ministries|
|18-27 years||Auditor||Officer Under CGDA|
|Auditor||Officer under C&AG|
|Accountant||Officer under C&AG|
|Accountant / Junior Accountant||Other Ministry/ Dept.|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant / Upper Division clerks||Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology|
|Senior Secretariat Assistant / Upper Division clerks||Central Govt. offices Ministries other than CSCS cadres|
|Sub-Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics|
|18-30 years||Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG|
|Assistant Accounts Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG|
|Assistant Section Officer||Intelligence Bureau|
|Assistant Section Officer||Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology|
|Assistant Section Officer||Other Ministries / Departments/ Organisations.|
|Inspector of Income Tax||CBDT|
|Inspector (CGST and Central Excise)||CBIC|
|Inspector (Preventive officer)||CBIC|
|Assistant Enforcement Officer||Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue|
|Inspector Posts||Department of posts|
|Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics|
|Assistant / Superintendent||Indian Coast Guard|
|Assistant||Other Ministries / Dept. / Org.|
|Assistant||National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT)|
|Research Assistant||National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)|
|Divisional Accountant||Offices under C&AG|
|Sub Inspector||National Investigation Agency (NIA)|
|Statistical Investigator Grade-II||Registrar General of India|
|20-30 years||Assistant Section officer||Central Secretariat Service|
|Assistant Section officer||Ministry of Railway|
|Assistant Section officer||Ministry of External Affairs|
|Assistant Section officer||AFHQ|
|Assistant||Other Ministries / Dept. / Org.|
|Sub Inspector||Central Bureau of Investigation|
|18-32 years||Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)||M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation|
SSC CGL 2021-22 :Video
So the students who are final year appearing can definitely fill up the examination form and grab the opportunity. The online application has begun on 23rd December 2021 will last till 23rd January 2022.
SSC CGL 2022:FAQ
Q.What will be the last date to apply online for the SSC CGL 2022?
Ans: The last date to apply online is 23rd January 2022.
Q. When will the SSC CGL Tier 1 2021-22 be conducted?
Ans: The SSC CGL Tier 1 2021-22 will be conducted in April 2022.
Q. Can final year appearing students apply for SSC CGL 2022?
Ans: The candidates Appearing for SSC CGL Examination 2022 should have completed Graduation or Should be in the Final Year/Last Semester of the Bachelor’s degree program.