SSC CGL 2017 Official Notification – Apply Online, Important Dates

Staff Selection Commission ( SSC ) one of the largest Recruitment Central Agencies has swung in to action today with the Notification for the Combined Graduate Level Exam for the year 2017.

This has been the much-awaited Notification from the Graduate Students who have been toiling hard to fulfill their dreams of joining Govt Jobs through SSC. It is remarkable that every year million of graduate youngsters apply for this exam. This test is very competitive in nature.

As per the SSC Notification, the CGL Tier 1 Exam may take place in April /May 2017. The online applications shall be filled from the date of notification. The last date shall be one month after the date of notification. For more details regarding check the links given at the end of this blog post.

SSC CGL Official Notification 2017 with Important Dates

Download SSC CGL Notification, Exam DatesHere it is very necessary to inform the aspirants of the SSC CGL that the Selection Procedure shall have two Written exam followed by the Interview. First of all the candidates will have to sit in the CGL Tier 1 Exam.

The candidates who would be able to crack this first test shall be allowed to sit in the Tier II Exam which shall be held in the one month period from the Result of the Tier I Exam Result. The successful candidates will face the Tier III Exam. This exam shall be Descriptive and qualifying in nature. It will carry 100 marks & in Bilingual mode (English & Hindi Language) . Minimum qualifying marks for this exam are Thirty three.

The Aggregate merit will depend upon the performance in the Tier I, Tier II and Tier III The cut off is extremely high giving the message of cut-throat competition. Especially in the General Category, the candidates with more than 80% marks could not reach the final stage.

Tier I > Tier II > and Tier III

SSC CGL Tier 1 shall contain 200 Questions which shall be of 200 marks with the subjects – English Grammar, Reasoning, Arithmetic and General Knowledge. In CGL 2 there shall be two subjects viz English and Maths. This paper will be of 400 Marks – 200 for English and 200 ( 100 Questions) for Mathematics. Tier III 100 Marks.  Complete Exam Pattern/ Syllabus links you can find ahead.

How to check the SSC 2017 CGL Notification/ Exam Dates ?

  • First thing you can do is to reach the official website –
  • Here you will find yourself on the Home Page.
  • In the New Content, search for the CGL 2017 Notification link.
  • Click on it.
  • The whole details regarding CGL 2017 will unfold before you.

How can I fill my Application Forms for SSC CGL 2017 Exam –

After reading the complete notification, think about filling the application form. Fill all the details carefully. Give the exact and correct information otherwise you will have to face problem in future.

Before submitting the application form, take out its print for future use.

Age criteria for SSC Exams –

For most of the posts, the age eligibility is 18-27. But it may be 18-30 in some posts or some categories such as SC/ST candidates. The date is counted from the date of release of notification.

CGL Syllabus/ Exam Material

Purchase SSC CGL Tier 1 Related Competitive books and start preparation. Examweb has also prepared a lot of material for the examinees. You can download it from ahead –

Practice Sets

Download SSC CGL Tier 1/ Tier 2 Complete Syllabus

No of Posts/ Name of the Posts with Departments –

Around 25,000 posts may be there for Income Tax/ Excise/ Custom and other Departments. The posts are of Inspectors/ Sub-inspectors under group B and Group C categories. Finance Minister Sh Arun Jaitley had given the clear indication during presenting the Union Budget 2017-18, that the govt would recruit as many as 2.8 lac employees in the said departments.

Important Dates regarding SSC CGL 2017-

Name of the SSC CGL Events 2017 Dates
Notification releasing date April or May
Date of exams Sept 2017
Admit Card release 15 days before the exam

We shall make needed modifications in the post at the time of release of notification. Thanks and regards from,

examweb team.

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