SSC CGL vacancy 2018 for the recruitment of Group B & C post officers in Government departments

Staff Selection Commission is an organization through which Government of India recruits Staff/Officers by conducting All India Examinations for various job vacancies in the numerous departments and Ministries of the Government of India and in Subordinate Offices. One of the most important exams that fall under this recruitment examinations is Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGLE) conducted annually by SSC through which the hiring of GROUP-B and Group C are done. Staff Selection Commission has its Headquarters located in New Delhi.


Unlike every year the SSC CGL examination will be conducted this year as well. SSC has already announced the tentative dates and schedule of SSC CGL the information for which is mentioned in this article.

If you want to get the job in government sector, I would encourage you to read the post “How to get government job before you cross 25 years of age”. You can also check the latest Government Jobs notification by following the link.

SSC CGL VACANCY 2018

This year number of vacancies are not notified by the departments. Last year 4000 posts in various departments like Central Vigilance Commission, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, Controller General of Accountant, Central Secretariat Service and much more was filled through SSC CGL 2017. We can expect the similar number of vacancies in this year too.

So Candidates must secure high marks in each stage of the examination mentioned above to obtain a high position in the merit list. The result of SSC CGL 2017 will be finalized after adding candidate score in Tier I, Tier II and Tier III stage.

SSC CGL Post List and Payscale

The minimum age of candidate to apply for SSC CGL 2018 is 18 or 20 years depending on the nature of the post. The candidates with a graduation degree in any stream are eligible to apply. Here are the post list and age limit details.

Group B and C Post list

Name of PostDepartment or MinistryPay Scale and Grade PayAge Limit
Assistant Audit Officer, Assistant Accounts Officer,Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG9300-34800 GP 4800Not exceeding 30 years.
Assistant Section OfficerCentral Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, AFHQ, Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations9300-34800 GP 460020-30 years./ For Intelligence Bureau and Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations Not exceeding 30 years.
AssistantOther Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations9300-34800 GP 460018-30 years and 20-30 years
Assistant or Assistant/
Superin-
tendent
Other Ministries/ Departments/
Organizations
9300-34800 GP 4200Not exceeding 30 years
Inspector of Income TaxCBDT (Group C Post)9300-34800 GP 4600Not exceeding 30 years
Inspector (Central Excise)/ Inspector (Preventive Officer)/ Inspector (Examiner)CBEC9300-34800 GP 4600Not exceeding 30 years
Assistant Enforcement
Officer
Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue9300-34800 GP 4600Up to 30 years
Sub InspectorCentral Bureau of Investigation9300-34800 GP 460020-30 years
Inspector PostsDepartment of Post, Central Bureau of Narcotics9300-34800 GP 460018-30 years/ For Central Bureau of Narcotics 18-27 years
Divisional AccountantOffices under CAG9300-34800 GP 4200Not exceeding 30 years
Sub InspectorNational Investigation Agency (NIA)9300-34800 GP 4200Up to 30 years
Junior Statistical OfficerM/o Statistics & Programme Implementation9300-34800 GP 4200Up to 32 years


Group C Post list in Pay Band 5200-20200

Name of PostDepartment or MinistryPay Scale and Grade PayAge Limit
AuditorOffices under C&AG, Offices under CGDA, Other Ministry/ Departments5200-20200 GP 280018-27 years
Accountant/ Junior AccountantOffices under C&AG/ Other Ministry/ Departments5200-20200 GP 280018-27
years
Senior Secretariat Assistant/
Upper Division Clerks
Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres.5200-20200 GP 240018-27
years
Tax AssistantCBDT, CBEC5200-20200 GP 240018-27 years and for CBEC 20-27 Years
Sub-InspectorCentral Bureau of Narcotics5200-20200 GP 240018-27 years
Upper Division ClerksDte. Gen Border Road Organisation (MoD)5200-20200 GP 240018-27 years

The reference date for age limit is 01 Agust 2018. Age limit criteria with date of birth shown in belwo image

SSC CGL 2018 EXAM PATTERN

SSC CGL 2018 examination will be conducted in four stages which are as follows:

Tier-I: This is a computer-based test which will be held from 25 July to 20 August 2018 at various centers across the country.

SubjectsNo. of MCQs (Each question carry two marks)Total Marks of each subjectNegative Marking
General Awareness25500.50 for each wrong answer
General Intelligence % Reasoning25500.50 for each wrong answer
English Comprehension25500.50 for each wrong answer
Quantitative Aptitude25500.50 for each wrong answer
Total Marks1002000.50 for each wrong answer
Reamrks60 Minutes (Total)
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para-5.10 of Notice):
80 Minutes


Tier-II: The selected candidates who qualify Tier-I are allowed to appear at this stage of examination. The examination date will be notified later bt the SSC.

SubjectsNo. of MCQs (Each question carry two marks)Total Marks of each subjectNegative Marking 
Paper I - Quantitative Ability1002000.50 for each wrong answerPaper I & II compulsory for all the posts.
Paper II - Language & Comprehension2002000.25 for each wrong answer
Paper III - Statistics (For statistical Investigator Post)1002000.50 for each wrong answerOnly for those applied for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)
Paper IV - Finance & Accounts and Economics & Governance (For Assistant Audit Officer in C & AG)1002000.50 for each wrong answerOnly for the Candidates applied for the Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.
Remark120 Minutes
(for each Paper)
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para-5.10 of Notice):
160 Minutes

Tier-III: This is a definitive test, i.e., Pen and Paper mode, date of examination will be announced at the later stage.

Tier-IV: This is a skill test date will also be notified later

Check: How to prepare for SSC CGL


IMPORTANT DATES

EventTentative Date
Commencement of online registration of Application form05-May-18
Closing of online registration of application form04-June-18
Online fee AmountRs 100/-
Tier I Exam Date25 July to 20 August, 2018
Tier II Exam dateNotified Later
Tier II ResultNotified Later
Tier III Exam dateNotified Later
Tier IV Exam dateNotified Later

Check: SSC CGL Salary after 7th CPC

Download SSC CGL Recruitment Notification 2018

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