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SSC CGL 2024 Notification, Exam Date, Online Form, Qualification

The highly-awaited SSC CGL 2024 Notification will be released within a month, i.e. on 11th June 2024. Candidates may visit the official website of the Staff Selection Commission, ssc.gov.in, for the latest updates. The SSC has released the annual calendar also stating that the SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam will be held in September-October 2024. Eligible candidates should start preparing in full swing to achieve their dream job through the upcoming SSC CGL 2024 Examination.

SSC CGL 2024 Exam

Approximately 10 lakh aspirants register for the SSC CGL examinations to secure a high-paying government job in various departments and ministries. The revised SSC CGL 2024 Exam now has only 2 stages. Aspirants must work hard to overcome the stiff competition in both stages to secure an All India Rank for final selection.

SSC CGL recruits eligible candidates to thousands of vacant posts. Before starting the preparation for SSC CGL 2024, you may see the list of posts which come under SSC CGL. The job titles should inspire you and instil confidence to prepare for these posts.

  • Auditor in CAG
  • Junior Statistical Officer in the Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation
  • Sub-Inspector in Central Bureau of Investigation
  • Assistant Section Officer in Central Secretariat Service, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs
  • Sub-Inspector in National Investigation Agency
  • Inspector in Central Bureau of Narcotics, CBIC
  • Inspector of Income Tax in CBDT
  • Tax Assistant in CBIC
  • Accountant in CAG

SSC CGL Notification 2024

According to the SSC Calendar 2024, SSC will publish the SSC CGL Notification 2024 PDF on 11th June 2024 on its official website at ssc.gov.in. You can directly download the SSC CGL Notification PDF link from here which will be activated once the Notification is officially released by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC). The notification pdf provides you the brief knowledge regarding the recruitment process, which includes the detailed eligibility criteria, application process and much more.

SSC CGL 2024 Notification PDF – Download Link (INACTIVE)

SSC CGL 2024 Notification: Overview

Candidates can check the overview table of the SSC CGL 2024 Exam to get information about the total vacancies, post name, SSC CGL 2024 Notification release date, Selection Process, official website, etc. Apart from this, you can check SSC Calendar 2024 now which has been released on the official website of the Staff Selection Commission.

SSC CGL 2024 Notification
Name of Organization Staff Selection Commission
Posts Various Posts
No. of Vacancies To Be Notified
Category Govt Jobs
Exam Level National Level
Exam Mode Online (Computer-Based Test)
SSC CGL Application Mode Online
SSC CGL 2024 Eligibility Graduate
SSC CGL Selection Process
  • Tier I
  • Tier II
Job Location All over India
 Official Website www.ssc.gov.in

SSC CGL 2024: Important Dates

Staff Selection Commission uploaded the official SSC CGL Calendar 2024 (check more details from this link). As per the SSC CGL 2024 Calendar, the dates for the SSC CGL 2024 Exam are tabulated below. After the official announcement of the SSC CGL Notification, the dates will be updated here.

SSC CGL 2024: Important Dates
Activity SSC CGL Dates
SSC CGL Notification Release Date 11th June 2024
SSC CGL Online Application Process Starts 11th June 2024
SSC CGL Last Date to Apply Online 10th July 2024
SSC CGL Admit Card 2024 (Tier-1) To Be Notified
SSC CGL Exam Date 2024 (Tier-1) September-October 2024
SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2024 To Be Notified
SSC CGL Admit Card 2024 for Tier 2 To Be Notified
SSC CGL Exam Date 2024 (Tier-2) To Be Notified
SSC CGL Tier 2 Result 2024 To Be Notified

SSC CGL 2024 Vacancy

Every year, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) releases numerous vacancies for the SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level Examination-2024) to recruit qualified and enthusiastic candidates. The official notification will provide details about the specific number of vacancies for SSC CGL 2024.

SSC CGL 2024 Exam Date

SSC has announced the expected month of the SSC CGL Exam 2024 via the latest SSC Calendar. As per the calendar, the SSC CGL Exam 2024 will be conducted in September-October 2024. However, we can expect the release of the exact SSC CGL Exam Date 2024 shortly on the official website with the release of notification. Meanwhile, interested candidates can get a head start in their preparation journey by starting their studies as soon as possible.

SSC CGL 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must carefully read the SSC CGL 2024 Notification, official notification to ensure that they meet all eligibility requirements before applying. Applications will be rejected if candidates do not meet the eligibility requirements for SSC CGL 2024 Notification.

SSC CGL Education Qualification

The post-wise essential and desirable educational qualification for SSC CGL 2024 is given below in the table.

SSC CGL 2024 Educational Qualification
Post Educational Qualification
Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer Essential Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University. Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost & Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/ Masters in Business Studies
Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with a minimum 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th OR Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation
Statistical Investigator Grade-II Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as compulsory or Elective Subject
Research Assistant in National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institute. Desirable: Minimum one-year research experience in any recognized university or recognized Research Institution
All Other Posts Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent

SSC CGL Age Limit

The table below highlights the age requirements for each post included in the SSC CGL 2024 recruitment.

SSC CGL 2024 Age Limit
Name of the Post Age Limit
Assistant Section Officer 20-30 years
Assistant Section Officer 18-30 Years
Assistant Enforcement Officer 18-30 years
Junior Statistical Officer 18-32 years
Sub-Inspector 18-30 years
Sub-Inspector 18-30 years
Sub-Inspector 18-30 years
Tax Assistant 18-27 years
Inspector 18-30 years
Assistant 18-30 years
All other posts 18-27 years

SSC CGL 2024 Application Form

The SSC CGL 2024 online application process will start on 11th June 2024. Candidates can refer to the linked article for detailed steps on how to apply. The direct link to the SSC CGL Apply Online 2024 portal will also provided here after its activation on the official website of SSC.

Click here to Apply Online for SSC CGL 2024 (Link Inactive)

How to Apply Online for SSC CGL 2024?

Interested candidates must be looking for a detailed step-by-step online application process for the SSC CGL 2024. Candidates must read the detailed information below for the SSC CGL Apply Online 2024. The process of filling SSC CGL online form 2024 for the examination consists of two parts:

Step 1: The candidate must go through the official website of SSC i.e. www.ssc.nic.in or from the direct link mentioned above.

Step 2: For One-Time Registration, candidates need to click on the “Register Now” link provided in the “Login” section on http://ssc.nic.in.

Step 3:  Now login with a registered ID and password to complete Part II of the application form for SSC CGL 2024.

Step 4: After this click on Apply Online button and start filling up the application form.

Step 5: Candidates must fill in all the required details asked in the SSC CGL 2024 Application Form.

Step 6: Upload the photograph, signature and other documents according to the instructions given in the SSC CGL 2024 notification pdf.

Step 7: Go through the details filled in by you. Check the spelling.

Step 8: Pay the required application fees according to your category. Submit the application form.

Step 9: After submission, candidates should take the printout of the application form for future purposes.

SSC CGL 2024 Application Fee

Candidates must pay an application fee during the online registration process to complete the SSC CGL 2024 application process.

  • General and OBC candidates: ₹100
  • Women candidates, SC/ST/ESM/PWD candidates: ₹100 (exempted from payment of fee)

The fee can be paid online through BHIM UPI, net banking, or credit/debit cards. It can also be paid in cash at SBI branches by generating an SBI Challan.

Category Application Fee
General/OBC Rs 100/-
SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/Females Fee exempted

SSC CGL 2024 Selection Process

The SSC CGL 2024 Selection Process  is mentioned below:

  • Tier 1- Computer-based test
  • Tier 2- Computer-based test
  • Tier 2 includes 3 papers i.e. Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III further in separate shifts on separate days.
  • The Data Entry Speed Test has been included in Paper III for 15 minutes in Module II as a Data Entry Task.

SSC CGL 2024 Syllabus

The complete SSC CGL Syllabus 2024 for different stages of examination in the SSC CGL 2024 notification is going to be released by the commission. The 4 main subjects from which the questions will be asked in the examination for SSC CGL 2024 notification are:

  1. Quantitative Aptitude
  2. Reasoning
  3. English
  4. General Knowledge
General Intelligence/ Reasoning and General Awareness Syllabus
General Intelligence and Reasoning General Awareness
  • Classification
  • Analogy
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Matrix
  • Word Formation
  • Venn Diagram
  • Direction and Distance
  • Blood Relations
  • Series
  • Verbal reasoning
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Static General Knowledge (Indian History, Culture, etc.)
  • Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Sports
  • Books and Authors
  • Important Schemes
  • Portfolios
  • People in the News
Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension Syllabus
Quantitative Aptitude English Comprehension
  • Simplification
  • Interest
  • Averages
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Problem on Ages
  • Speed, Distance, and Time
  • Number System
  • Mensuration
  • Data Interpretation
  • Time and Work
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Spellings
  • Phrases and Idioms
  • One word Substitution
  • Sentence Correction
  • Error Spotting

SSC CGL 2024 Exam Pattern

The candidates have to go through a selection process that includes 2 different stages for the SSC CGL 2024 recruitment process. The SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2024 is different for different stages. The first stage in the process is the SSC CGL Tier 1 examination which contains 100 Questions with 200 marks, a total of 60 Minutes is provided to the aspirants for attempting this examination. After clearing the cutoff for the SSC CGL Tier 1 an aspirant will qualify for the next stages of recruitment i.e. SSC CGL Tier 2.

To get complete information about the examination pattern of different stages of SSC CGL 2024, candidates must read the information provided below. The below table will show the SSC CGL 2024 tiers details.

SSC CGL Tier Type of Examination Mode of examination
SSC CGL Tier-I Objective Multiple Choice CBT (Online)
SSC CGL Tier-II Paper I (Compulsory for all posts),
Paper II for candidates who apply for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and
Paper III for candidates who apply for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.
Objective Type, Multiple choice questions, except for Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I
CBT (Online)

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern 2024

The first stage in the selection process is an objective computer-based examination. SSC CGL 2024 Tier 1 consists of 100 questions, containing 25 questions each from 4 different subjects viz Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning, English, and General Awareness, the questions will be asked from the syllabus of 6th to 10th standard. Candidates can follow the table provided below, to know the examination pattern of the first stage in the selection process.

Subject No of Questions Max Marks Exam Duration
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 60 minutes ( 1 hour and 20 minutes for the candidate’s scribe)
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 in all sections.
  • The duration of the exam is 80 minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern for Tier 2 (Revised)

The SSC CGL Tier 2 exam will be conducted in 3 phases- Paper 1, Paper 2, and Paper 3.

Paper I (Compulsory for all posts), Paper II for candidates who apply for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation, and Paper III for candidates who apply for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.

There is a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III.

S. No. Papers Exam Duration
1 Paper-I: (Compulsory for all posts) 1 hour
2 Paper-II: Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) 2 hours
3 Paper-III: Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer 2 hours

SSC CGL 2024 Salary

Once you clear the different stages of the SSC CGL selection process, you will be selected for a post in a government department. Government jobs offer a handsome salary, various perks, and a steady career. The posts that come under SSC CGL are categorized into different pay levels: Pay Level 8, Pay Level 7, Pay Level 6, Pay Level 5, and Pay Level 4.

SSC CGL Salary 2024
Pay Level Pay Scale
Pay Level-8 Rs 47600 to 151100
Pay Level-7 Rs 44900 to 142400
Pay Level 6 Rs 35400 to 112400
Pay Level-5 Rs 29200 to 92300
Pay Level-4 Rs 25500 to 81100

Candidates can click on the link provided below to check the in-hand salary that an aspirant will get after getting selected through the SSC CGL notification.

SSC CGL Job Profile

Staff Selection Commission every year releases a huge number of vacancies for Group B and Group C vacancies for different Ministries and Departments. For the candidates selected after the completion of SSC CGL 2024, the details are mentioned below.

SSC CGL 2024 Job Profile

SSC CGL Job Profile Department/Ministry Classification of Post
Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Railway, AFHQ Group “B”
Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)
Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)
Inspector (Central Excise) CBIC Group “B”
Statistical Investigator Grade-II Registrar General of India Group “B”
Inspector of Income Tax CBDT Group “C”
Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations Group “B”
Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue Group “B”
Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Investigation Group “B”
Auditor Offices under C&AG, CGDA Group “C”
Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics Group “B”
Junior Statistical Officer M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation Group “B”
Tax Assistant CBDT/ CBIC Group “C”
Upper Division Clerks Government Departments Group “C”
Accountant or Junior Accountant Other Departments/ Ministry Group “C”
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres Group “C”

Will the Administrative Assistant post be added to SSC CGL?

The Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India has released a short notification seeking input on the potential inclusion of the Administrative Assistant position in SSC CGL. For your ease, all the crucial information related to the post of Administrative Assistant is tabulated below.

Particulars Details
Post Name Administrative Assistant
Total Vacancies 1773 (Vacancies may vary according to the work)
Minimum Age 18 Years
Maximum Age 25 Years
Educational Qualification Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university

Knowledge of computer applications equivalent to the Course on Computer
Concepts (CCC) of the National Institute of Electronics and Information
Technology (NIELIT)

Method Of Recruitment Direct Recruitment
Pay Level Level-4
Probation Period 2 Years

Click Here To Check The Proposal Released For The Post Of Administrative Assistant


SSC CGL Previous Year Papers

To help you prepare for the upcoming SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level) examination, we have compiled a collection of SSC CGL Previous Year Papers for your reference. These papers serve as valuable study material, offering insight into the exam pattern, question formats, and the level of difficulty. By practising these papers, you can enhance your time management skills and build confidence in tackling various sections of the SSC CGL exam. Click on the link below to download the SSC CGL Previous Year Papers with solutions.

SSC CGL Admit Card 2024

Staff Selection Commission will release the SSC CGL Admit Card for Tier 1 Exam 2024 for the North Eastern Region, Western Region, and North Western Region on its regional website after the release of the exam date. The admit card for both Tiers will be released separately based on the respective exam date.

SSC CGL Exam Centers

The candidates applying for the SSC CGL 2024 will receive their admit cards on the official website 7 to 10 days before the exam date. The details provided in the admit card for the SSC CGL Exam include the candidate’s details, exam date, exam centre, paper timings, etc. The official notification as well as SSC’s website provide the list of exam centers in the various regions. These centres are as follows:

SSC CGL Exam Centres
SSC Region State/UTs Exam Centres and Centre Code
Central Region (CR) Bihar and Uttar Pradesh Bhagalpur(3201), Muzaffarpur(3205), Patna(3206), Purnea (3209), Agra(3001), Bareilly (3005), Gorakhpur (3007), Jhansi (3008), Kanpur(3009), Lucknow(3010), Meerut(3011), Prayagraj(3003), Varanasi(3013)
Eastern Region (ER) Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal Port Blair (4802), Dhanbad (4206), Jamshedpur(4207), Ranchi(4205), Balasore(Odisha) (4601), Berhampore(Odisha) (4602), Bhubaneswar(4604), Cuttack(4605), Rourkela(4610), Sambalpur(4609), Gangtok(4001), Asansol(4417), Burdwan (4404), Durgapur (4426), Kalyani(4419), Kolkata(4410), Siliguri(4415)
Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR) Lakshadweep, Karnataka and Kerala Belagavi (9002), Bengaluru (9001), Hubballi (9011), Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) (9005), Mangaluru (9008), Mysuru (9009), Shivamogga (9010),
Udupi (9012). Ernakulam (9213), Kollam (9210), Kottayam (9205), Kozhikode (9206), Thrissur (9212), Thiruvananthapuram (9211).
Madhya Pradesh Sub Region (MPR) Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh Bhopal (6001), Gwalior(6005), Indore (6006), Jabalpur (6007), Satna (6014), Sagar (6015), Ujjain (6016), Bilaspur (6202), Raipur (6204), Durg-Bhilai (6205)
North Eastern Region (NER) Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura. Itanagar(5001), Dibrugarh (5102), Guwahati (Dispur) (5105), Jorhat(5107), Silchar (5111), Tezpur (5112),
Churachandpur(5502), Imphal (5501), Ukhrul (5503), Shillong (5401), Aizwal (5701), Dimapur (5301), Kohima(5302), Agartala (5601)
Northern Region (NR) Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand Dehradun(2002), Haldwani (2003), Roorkee (2006), Delhi (2201), Ajmer(2401), Bikaner (2404), Jaipur(2405), Jodhpur (2406), Udaipur(2409), Sikar (2411)
North Western Sub-Region (NWR) Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu
and Kashmir, Ladakh and Punjab
Chandigarh/ Mohali(1601),
Hamirpur(1202), Shimla(1203),
Jammu(1004),Samba (1010), Srinagar(J&K)(1007), Leh (1005), Amritsar(1404), Jalandhar(1402), Patiala(1403)
Southern Region (SR) Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana Chirala(8011), Guntur(8001), Kakinada (8009), Kurnool (8003), Nellore (8010), Rajahmundry(8004), Tirupati (8006), Vizianagaram(8012), Vijayawada(8008), Vishakhapatnam(8007), Puducherry(8401), Chennai (8201), Coimbatore(8202), Madurai(8204), Salem(8205), Tiruchirapalli(8206), Tirunelveli (8207), Vellore (8208), Hyderabad (8601), Karimnagar (8604), Warangal(8603)
Western Region (WR) Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra Panaji(7801), Ahmedabad (7001), Anand(7011), Gandhinagar(7012), Mehsana (7013), Rajkot(7006), Surat (7007), Vadodara(7002),
Amravati(7201), Aurangabad (7202), Jalgaon(7214), Kolhapur(7203), Mumbai (7204), Nagpur(7205), Nanded
(7206), Nashik(7207), Pune (7208)

SSC CGL Result 2024

Staff Selection Commission will declare the result of Tier 1 after the exam on the official website. The candidates who clear the Tier 1 exam will be eligible for the next examination stage. The commission releases the SSC CGL Result for every tier separately. The final result will be declared after every stage of the examination.

Related Queries for SSC CGL

Q. What is the highest post in SSC CGL?

Ans: The highest post in SSC CGL is typically considered to be the Assistant Audit Officer (AAO), which is a Group “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial) position under the Indian Audit & Accounts Department, functioning under the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.

Q. What are the eligibility criteria for SSC CGL 2024?

Ans: To be eligible for SSC CGL, candidates should have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. The minimum age limit is usually 20 years, while the maximum age limit varies according to the post applied for and the category of the candidate but not higher than 32 years of age. Along with this candidate must be an Indian Citizen.

Q. What are the tiers of the SSC CGL examination 2024?

Ans: The SSC CGL 2024 is conducted in two tiers which are as follows:

  • Tier 1- Computer-based test
  • Tier 2- Computer-based test. It includes 3 papers i.e. Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III further in separate shifts on separate days.

Q. How can I prepare effectively for SSC CGL 2024?

Ans: Effective preparation for SSC CGL requires a detailed understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus. Candidates should focus on developing a strong foundation in quantitative aptitude, reasoning, English language, and general awareness.

Q. How can I crack the SSC CGL exam on the first attempt?

Ans: Cracking SSC CGL on the first attempt requires immense preparation and hard work focused on the selection only. Candidates need a thorough understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus, the creation of a study plan, and consistently working towards improving their weak areas.



When will be the SSC CGL 2024 Notification released?

The SSC CGL 2024 Notification will be released on 11th June 2024 on the official website of the Staff Selection Commission.

How many vacancies will be released according to the SSC CGL 2024 Notification?

There is no news about how many total vacancies will be released by SSC. The tentative vacancies will be announced along with the notification.

How to download SSC CGL 2024 notification PDF?

SSC CGL 2024 Notification PDF will be available from 11th June 2024 on the official website and candidates can find the PDF link in this post also after it is released by the commission.

When will the SSC CGL 2024 exam be conducted?

The SSC CGL exam is conducted every year. This year, the exam is scheduled for September and October 2024.

What is the age limit for SSC 2024?

Age Limit for SSC 2024 is 18 to 27 years.

What is the qualification for SSC CGL 2024?

You should be a graduate and an Indian citizen to apply for SSC CGL.

For how many regions will the SSC CGL 2024 Notification be released?

There is only one common SSC CGL Notification for all regions. However, the vacancies are distributed across 9 regions i.e. Central Region (CR), Eastern Region (ER), Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR), Madhya Pradesh Sub Region (MPR), North Eastern Region (NER), Northern Region (NR), North Western Sub-Region (NWR), Southern Region (SR) and Western Region (WR).