SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment Exam – Complete Details


SSC CGLSSC CGL 2017: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) an organization under Government of India to recruit staff for various posts in the various Ministries, Departments and Subordinate Offices. SSC’s much awaited CGL notification 2017 has been released. SSC conducts Combined Graduate Level (CGL) examination for the recruitment of Grade “B” and “C” categories posts in various Government Ministries, Departments and Offices. Every year, lots of candidates apply for the CGL exam.


Download SSC CGL 2017 Official Notification

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SSC CGL 2017 Online Application Form

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Check SSC CGL 2017 Eligibility Criteria

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Check SSC CGL 2017 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

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Download SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Admit Card

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Download SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Answer Key

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Check SSC CGL 2017 Exam Cut Off

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Check SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 Exam Result

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SSC CGL 2017 Exam: Important Dates

1Release of Application Form16 May 2017
2Last Date of Registration19 June 2017
3Release of Admit Card for SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam3rd week of July 2017
4SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam1 August 2017 – 20 August 2017
5SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam ResultSeptember 2017
6Release of Admit Card for SSC CGL Tier-2 ExamOct. 2017
7SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam10 Nov. 2017 – 11 Nov. 2017
8SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam ResultDec. 2017
9SSC CGL Tier-3 Exam21 Jan. 2018
10Computer Skill Test / Skill TestFeb. 2018

SSC CGL 2017 Recruitment Exam: Details

  • Name of the Exam: SSC CGL 2017
  • Full Form of the SSC CGL: Staff Selection Commission – Combined Graduate Level
  • Exam Conducting Body: Staff Selection Commission
  • Exam Level: All India
  • Exam Mode: Tier 1 & 2 – Online, Tier 3 – Offline
  • Total Number of Vacancy: 4,117
  • Candidates Apply for SSC CGL Exam Every Year: 14 Lac (approximately)

SSC CGL Posts / SSC CGL Salary 2017

GroupPostsMinistries/DepartmentGrade PayGross SalaryIn Hand Salary
Group “B”Assistant Audit


Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG4,80054,864 – 61,42450,725 – 57,285
Group “B”Assistant Section


Central Secretariat Service4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantCentral Vigilance Commission4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantIntelligence Bureau4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantMinistry of Railway4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantMinistry of External Affairs4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantAFHQ4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantOther Ministries/ Departments4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”Inspector

(Central Excise)

CBEC4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”Inspector

(Preventive Officer)

CBEC4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”Inspector


CBEC4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”Assistant

Enforcement Officer

Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”AssistantOther Ministries/ Departments4,20032,667 – 37,11929,455 – 33,907
Group “B”Sub InspectorCentral Bureau of Investigation4,20032,667 – 37,11929,455 – 33,907
Group “B”Inspector of PostsDepartment of Post4,20032,667 – 37,11929,455 – 33,907
Group “B”Statistical

Investigator Gr.II

Ministry of Statistics & Prog. Implementation.4,20032,667 – 37,11929,455 – 33,907
Group “B”InspectorCentral Bureau of Narcotics4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044
Group “B”Sub InspectorNational Investigation Agency (NIA)4,20032,667 – 37,11929,455 – 33,907
Group “C”Inspector

(Income Tax)

CBDT4,60041,003 – 46,18336,864 – 42,044

Group “C”


Offices under CAG

2,80027,766 – 31,79025,123 – 29,147

Group “C”

AuditorOffices under CGDA2,80027,766 – 31,79025,123 – 29,147

Group “C”

AuditorOffices under CGA
& others
2,80027,766 – 31,79025,123 – 29,147

Group “C”

Accountant/ Junior AccountantOffices under CAG2,80027,766 – 31,79025,123 – 29,147

Group “C”

Accountant/ Junior AccountantOffices under CGA
& others
2,80027,766 – 31,79025,123 – 29,147

Group “C”

Sr. Secretariat AssistantCentral Govt. Offices/Ministries other than CSCS cadres.2,40024,446 – 28,18022,121 – 25,855

Group “C”

Tax AssistantCBDT2,40024,446 – 28,18022,121 – 25,855
Group “C”Tax AssistantCBEC2,40024,446 – 28,18022,121 – 25,855
Group “C”CompilerRegistrar General of India2,40024,446 – 28,18022,121 – 25,855
Group “C”Sub InspectorCentral Bureau of Narcotics2,40024,446 – 28,18022,121 – 25,855

SSC CGL 2017 Eligibility Criteria (Read Full Article)

Eligibility criteria are the conditions which candidates need to fulfil to apply SSC CGL exam, eligibility criteria mention below:

  • Educational Qualification – Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
  • Age Limit – Minimum age is 20 years and maximum age is 30 years. Age relaxation provided to reserved categories as per the Government rule.

SSC CGL 2017 Application Form (Read Full Article)

  • Interested and eligible candidates can apply for SSC CGL 2017 Exam. CGL application form can be filled thru online mode only, online application form will be available at SSC official website.
  • Mode of Fee Payment – candidates need to pay an application fee of Rs. 100. Candidates can submit fee thru SBI challan/net banking and debit/credit card. Female, SC/ST, Physically Handicapped, and Ex-Servicemen candidates no need to pay any application fee.

SSC CGL 2017 Selection Procedure

Selection process includes 4 tiers as indicated below:

  • Tier-1: Written Examination (Objective Type) (200 Marks)
  • Tier-2: Written Examination (Objective Type) (each paper carry 200 marks)
  • Tier-3: Written Examination (Descriptive Type) (100 Marks)
  • Tier-4: Computer Test / Skill Test (wherever applicable)

SSC CGL 2017 Exam Pattern & Syllabus (Read Full Article)

Tier-1 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam is objective type and will be conducted online.
  • Question paper will be divided into 4 sections: (1) General Intelligence & Reasoning, (2) General Awareness / General knowledge, (3) Quantitative Aptitude and (4) English Comprehension.
  • There are 100 questions for 200 marks and exam duration will be 75 minutes.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer.

Tier-2 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam is objective type and will be conducted online.
  • There are 4 papers, (Paper-1) Quantitative Ability, (Paper-2) English Language and Comprehension, (Paper-3) Statistics and (Paper-4) General Studies (Finance & Economics).
  • Paper-1 & 2 is compulsory for all posts and Paper-3 is only for the post of “Statistical Investigator Gr. II” & “Compiler” and Paper-4 is only for the post of “Assistant Audit Officer”.
  • Each paper carries 200 marks and exam duration is 2 hours for each paper.
  • There will be negative marking for each wrong answer, negative marking of 0.50 marks in Paper-1, Paper-3 & Paper-4 and negative marking of 0.25 marks in Paper-2.

Tier-3 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam is descriptive type and will be conducted offline.
  • Candidates need to write Essay / Précis / Letter / Application Writing etc.
  • Exam carries 100 marks and exam duration is 60 minutes and exam duration will be 80 minutes for “VH” and “Cerebral Palsy” candidates.

SSC CGL 2017 Admit Card (Read Full Article)

SSC will issue the CGL 2017 Tier-1 exam admit card on its official regional websites. Candidates can download their CGL admit card from SSC regional website or candidates can also download the admit card from this website. Commission will not send CGL admit card by mail post thus candidates need to download their CGL admit card thru online. Candidates will not be allowed to enter in the examination hall without the valid admit card.

SSC CGL 2017 Answer Key (Read Full Article)

SSC will publish the answer key of CGL exam candidates can check their performances in the exam with the help of CGL answer key. SSC releases an answer key every year for the candidates to verify their responses in the CGL examination. Commission will upload the CGL answer keys after the exam on its official website.

SSC CGL 2017 Cut Off (Read Full Article)

Every candidate is required to score the marks equal or more than the minimum qualifying marks, which is also known as the “cut off”. Cut off marks will be different for all categories. Cut off marks will be available for all the categories.

SSC CGL 2017 Result (Read Full Article)

The result of CGL exam usually announced after one month from the exam. The result will be declared on the official website of SSC. Result will publish online in “PDF” format. In result PDF file there will be the list of qualified candidates.

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