SSC CGL 2019 Notification- Pdf


SSC CGL 2019 Recruitment Notification

SSC CGL Notification : Staff Selection Commission every year conducts examination for recruitment of Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ employees for various ministries and departments of the Government of India. So, the aspirants waiting for the SSC CGL 2019 notification can finally apply for SSC CGL 2019 from 22nd October 2019.

SSC CGL is one of the most reputed examination conducted by Staff Selection Commission. Every year lakhs of aspirants appear in this prestigious examination to get recruited in government of India.

SSC CGL 2019 Notification

As per official calendar, SSC has released SSC CGL Notification 2019 on 22nd October 2019. Application process for SSC CGL will begin from 22nd October 2019.

SSC CGL Important Dates

Application process will start from 22nd October 2019. Last date for receipt of application for SSC CGL is 25th November 2019.As per the official calendar of SSC 2019-20 ,exam dates for SSC CGL 2019 is:

Process Date
Application Process Starting Date 22/10/2019
Application Process Last Date 25/11/2019
Date of Tier 1 Examination 02/03/2020-11/03/2020
Date of Tier 2 Examination 22/06/2020-25/06/2020
Date of Tier 3( Descriptive) Examination 22/06/2020-25/06/2020


SSC CGL 2019- How to Apply

Interested candidates who want to apply for SSC CGL 2019 can visit Candidates first has to register themselves and then they will be able to apply for SSC CGL 2019.

Applications will be submitted through online mode only. Last day for receipt of application is 25th November 2019.  And last day for making payment is 27th November 2019.

SSC CGL 2019 Examination Fees

The required application fees for this examination is Rs. 100/-.

Female candidates are exempted to pay any fees.

Category Fees
General (Male) 100
OBC 100
Women Nil
SC Nil
ST Nil
Persons with Disability(PwD) Nil
Ex-Servicemen (ESM) Nil


SSC CGL 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Any candidate who has obtained bachelor’s degree from a recognized university can apply for posts under SSC CGL 2019.

Educational Qualifications:

Educational qualifications for different posts under SSC CGL 2019 is mentioned below.

Post Name Education Qualifications
Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer Bachelor’s Degree from Recognized University
Junior Statistical Officer Bachelor’s Degree with at least 60% marks at 12th standard
Statistical Investigator Grade-2 Bachelor’s Degree with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation
All other posts Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University


Age Limit as on 01/01/2020

Age limit is different for different posts. Minimum age to apply is 18 yrs of age and maximum is 32 years.

However, there is age relaxation for different categories.

3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST.

Physically Handicapped(PH) have an age relaxation of 10 years.

PH-OBC and PH- SC/ST have age relaxation for 13 and 15 years respectively.

S No Age Limit Post Name
1 18-27 Auditor


Accountant/Junior Accountant


Tax Assistant

Sub Inspector(Central bureau of Narcotics)

2 Not Exceeding 30 years of age Assistant Audit Officer


Assistant Accounts Officer

Assistant Section Officer(IB)

Assistant Section Officer(Other Ministries/Dept/Organizations)

Inspector of Income Tax

Inspector(Central Excise)

Inspector(Preventive Officer)

Assistant(Other Ministries/Dept/Organizations)

Assistant/Superintendent (Other Ministries/Dept/Organizations)

Divisional Accountant

3 20-30 Assistant Section Officer




Sub Inspector(CBI)

Inspector of Posts

Inspector(Central Bureau of Narcotics)

4 Upto 30 years of age Assistant Enforcement Officer


Sub Inspector (National Investigation Agency)

5 Upto 32 years of age Junior Statistical Officer


SSC CGL 2019 Job Profile and Salary

SSC has categorized posts on the basis of different grade pay: 4800, 4600, 4200, 2800 and 2400. Job profile varies from department to department and according to different Grade pay.

S No Post Name Department/Organization Grade Pay
1 Assistant Audit Officer CAG 4800
2 Assistant Accounts Officer CAG 4800
3 Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Services 4600
4 Assistant Section Officer Intelligence Bureau 4600
5 Assistant Section Officer Ministry of Railways 4600
6 Assistant Section Officer Ministry of External Affairs 4600
7 Assistant Section Officer AFHQ 4600
8 Assistant Other ministries/Dept 4600
9 Assistant Section Officer Other ministries/Dept 4600
10 Inspector of Income Tax CBDT 4600
11 Excise Inspector CBIC 4600
12 Inspector (Preventive Officer) CBIC 4600
13 Inspector(Examiner) CBIC 4600
14 Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement 4600
15 Sub Inspector CBI 4600
16 Inspector of Posts Department of Post 4600
17 Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics 4600
18 Assistant Other ministries/Dept 4200
19 Assistant/Superintendent Other ministries/Dept 4200
20 Divisional Accountant CAG 4200
21 Sub Inspector NIA 4200
22 Junior Statistical Officer M/o Statistics &  Programme
23 Statistical Investigator Grade-II Registrar General of India 4200
24 Auditor CAG 2800
25 Auditor Other ministries/Dept 2800
26 Auditor CGDA 2800
27 Accountant CAG 2800
28 Accountant/Junior Accountant Other Ministry/ Departments 2800
29 Senior Secretariat Assistant/
Upper Division Clerks
Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres 2400
30 Tax Assistant CBDT 2400
31 Tax Assistant CBIC 2400
32 Sub-Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics 2400
33 Upper Division Clerks Dte. Gen Border Road
Organisation (MoD)


SSC CGL 2019 Exam Pattern

Every year Staff Selection Commission(SSC) conducts Combined Graduate Level (CGL)  Examination through online mode all over the country. There are 4 Tiers in CGL examination.

Tier Level Exam Mode Total Marks
Tier 1 Computer Based Examination 200
Tier 2 Computer Based Examination 400 (800 including AAO and JSO exam)
Tier 3 Pen and Paper Mode 100
Tier 4 Typing and Skill Test/Document Verification Qualifying in nature


SSC CGL 2019: Division of Marks

SSC CGL Tier 1 comprises of 4 sections and each section comprises of 25 questions.

While Tier 2 consists fo 4 papers out of which Paper 1 and Paper 2 are compulsory and Paper 3 and paper 4 for those who opted for JSO and AAO respectively.

Tier Subject Question Marks
Tier 1 Part A: General Intelligence And Reasoning 25 50
Part B: General awareness 25 50
Part C: Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
Part D: English Comprehension 25 50
Tier 2 Paper-I: Quantitative Abilities 100 200
Paper-II: English Language and Comprehension 200 200
Paper-III: Statistics 100 200
Paper-IV: General Studies
(Finance and Economics)
100 200
Tier 3 Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi
(Writing of Essay/ Precis/ Letter/ Application etc.)
2 100


SSC CGL 2019: Syllabus

Tier 1 Syllabus
Part A : General Intelligence and Reasoning Analogies,Similarities and Differences, Problem solving analysis,Coding Decoding,Number Analogy, Figure Analogy,Venn Diagram, Folding Unfolding Patterns,Emotional Intelligence & Other Sub topics
Part B: General Awareness History, Culture, Geography, General Science, Economics and Current Affairs
Part C: Quantitative Aptitude Percentage, Ratio & Proportion, Square Root, Average, Triangle Properties, Circle, Heights & Distance, Trigonometry, Mensuration
Part D: English Comprehnsion Error, Sentence Improvement, Cloze test, Comprehension, Direct Indirect, Active Passive & Basic English Skills & Understanding


SSC CGL 2019: Admit card

Admit card for SSC CGL Tier 1 examination will be issued 2 weeks before the commencement of the examination. Admit card for SSC CGL will be issued on the regional websites of SSC.

SSC CGL 2019: Cut off Marks

Before starting preparation for SSC CGL 2019 it’s important to know the previous year cutoff of SSC CGL exam. Cut off for SSC CGL  2018 Tier 1 exam is given below.

Cut-Off for appearing in Tier 2 (Paper-1, Paper-2 and Paper-4)

Category Cut off
UR 170
OBC 165
SC 148.97
ST 141.86
OH 132.90
HH 102.45
PwD 62.19

Cut-Off for appearing in Tier 2 (Paper-1, Paper-2 and Paper-3)

Category Cut off
UR 165.96
OBC 162.35
SC 140.11
ST 129.56
OH 112.48
HH 51.99
VH 64.57
Other PwD 40.00

Cut-Off for appearing in Tier 2 (Paper-1, Paper-2)

Category Cut off
UR 137.07
OBC 131.18
SC 111.10
ST 103.22
OH 95.55
HH 40.00
VH 70.25
Other PwD 40.00
ESM 40.00


SSC CGL 2019: Exam Center

candidates while filling the application form for SSC CGL 2019 will have to opt for 3 centers in the same region. Candidates are requested to choose the centers carefully as once the center is allotted it cant be changed later under any circumstances.

SSC CGL Previous Year Question Paper

Before attempting paper on real time basis its important to do practice on previous year paper at home. It helps candidates to analyse the level of the paper and make their strategy accordingly. provides previous year Question Paper for SSC CGL examination.

SSC CGL Online Coaching and Test Series

SSC CGL coaching material and online test series is available on We have well equipped special course for SSC CGL 2019. Test Series for SSC CGL is based on current pattern and difficulty level of CGL exam.

Practice Papers and Mock Test are prepared keeping in mind the latest exam pattern and expected changes to be introduced in the examination.


Q1. When is the last date to apply?

Ans. Candidates can apply till 25th November 2019 by 5:00 PM.

Q2. Are diploma graduates eligible to apply?

Ans. No , only Degree Graduates are eligible to appear.

Q3. Is there any interview in SSC CGL exam?

Ans. No, there is no interview.

Q4. How many times I can appear in SSC CGL?

Ans. There is no limit you can appear any number of times.

Q5. How many Grade pay jobs are there in SSC CGL?

Ans. There are 5 Grade Pay in SSC CGL 2400,2800,4200,4600 and 4800.

Q6. Is Tier 1 qualifying or its marks will be added?

Ans. Tier 1 marks will be added in final merit list.

Q7. What are Top 3 posts under SSC CGL?

Ans. Although people prefer jobs according to Grade pay, Home state and Power. But according to us these are Top 3 jobs:
i) Income Tax Inspector
ii) Central Excise Inspector
iii) Assistant Section Officer under Ministry of External Affairs

Q8. Is there any Gazetted Officer post in SSC CGL?

Ans. Yes, Assistant Audit Officer is Group ‘B’ Gazetted Officer Post.

Q9. Is there any negative marking in SSC CGL exam?

Ans. Yes, there is negative marking of 1/4 in SSC CGL exam.

Q10. Is it compulsory to appear in Paper 3 and Paper 4 of Tier 2 exam?

Ans. No, candidates opting for JSO and AAO are only required to appear in Paper 3 and Paper 4.

Q11. How final cut off is prepared?

Ans. Final cut off is prepared by adding marks of Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3.

SSC CGL 2019: Important Links

Here is the list of important links for SSC CGL 2019 examination.

SSC CGL 2019 Official Notification in Detail & Direct Apply Link Click Here
SSC CGL 2019 Exam Pattern in Detail Click Here
SSC CGL 2019 Complete Exam Syllabus in Detail Click Here
SSC CGL 2019 Previous Year Question Paper with Solution Click Here
SSC CGL 2019 Previous Year Cut-Off Marks (Old Cut-Off Score) Click Here
SSC CGL 2019 Study Material Free PDF Download Click Here
Best Books for the Preparation of SSC CGL 2019 Exam Click Here
Study Plan & Preparation Tips for SSC CGL 2019 Exam Click Here
Online Coaching, Mock Test, Test Series for SSC CGL 2019 Exam Click Here
Exam Analysis for SSC CGL 2019 Exam Click Here
Download Admit Card for SSC CGL 2019 2019 Click Here
How to Check SSC CGL 2019 Result 2019 ( Direct Link ) Click Here

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