- SSC CGL 2019 Notification Details
- SSC CGL Application form
- SSL CGL 2018 Important Dates
- Educational Qualifications for writing SSC CGL 2018 Exam
- Age Limit for SSC CGL 2019
- Pay scale for SSC CGL 2018 Jobs:
- The application fee for SSC CGL 2018
- SSC CGL 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus for Tier 1, Tier-2, Tier-3, Tier-4 Exams
- Scheme of Tier-I and Tier-II Examinations:
- Scheme of Tier-III Examination:
- SSC CGL 2019 Syllabus:
- Tier-I of the Examination:
- Scheme of Written Examination (Tier-II):
- Indicative Syllabus for Tier-II of the Examination:
- Part B: Economics and Governance – (120 marks)
SSC CGL notification 2019: Here is the Good news for all Unemployed Graduates who are waiting for Central Govt Jobs in India. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is going to release the official notification of Graduate Level (CGL) 2019 i.e., SSC CGL 2019 soon on its official website @ ssc.nic.in. The SSC CGL 2019 Notification is expected to release actually in April 2019.
SSC CGL 2019 Notification Details
In this SSC CGL Recruitment 2019, Group B and Group A vacancies in various central govt. Organizations will be filled. SSC CGL notification 2019: The notification of SSC CGL 2019 can apply in online. There will be around 10,000 vacancies of SSC CGL examinations.The tier-1 exam is going to be conducted on in the month of August. Tier-2 exam is going to be conducted in November 2019
For SSC CGL 2018, The tier-1 exam is going to be conducted from July 25- August 20. The tier-2 exam is going to be conducted on November 27- November 30.
SSC CGL Application form
The SSC CGL notification is released. The application forms are available in online. There are 9000 vacancies in staff selection commission. Students who want’s to participate in SSC CGL 2018 can apply in online through E-SEVA. Application fee for SSC CGL is 100 rupees.
|Exam name||SSC CGL|
|Organization||Staff Selection Commission|
|Post name||Group-A, B, C, D|
|Total number of vacancies||9000 Approximately|
|Application releasing date||May-5th 2018|
|Application closing date||June-7th 2018|
|Tier-1 exam||July 25th to August 20th|
|Tier-2 exam||November 27th to November 30th|
|Tier-3||Will be Announced later|
|Tier-4||Will be Announced later|
SSL CGL 2018 Important Dates
Staff Selection Commission will hold the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2018 for filling up various Group “B” and Group “C” posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations. The details of the examination are as follows:
|Notification Release Date||05-05-2018|
|Application Closing Date||07.06.2018|
|Dates of Tier-1 SSC CGL Computer Based Examination||25.07.2018 to 20.08.2018|
|Date of Tier-II Exams||27.11.2018 to 30.11.2018|
|Date of Tier-III (Descriptive)||Will be Announced later|
|Date of Tier-IV (Skill test)||Will be Announced later|
Educational Qualifications for writing SSC CGL 2018 Exam
(A) Assistant Audit Officer/AAO: Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute.
Desirable Qualifications: Chartered Accountant/Cost & Management Accountant/Company Secretary/ Masters I Commerce/Masters in Business Studies/Masters in Business Administration (Finance)/Masters in
(B) Junior Statistical Officer: Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at 12th standard.
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.
(C) All other Posts: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University.
(D) Those who are appearing in final year of their graduation can also apply but they should complete their graduation before 1st August 2018.
|Post Code||Name of Post||Ministry/ Department/ Office/ Cadre||Classific ation||Grade Pay (GP)||Age Limit||Group of Posts|
|F||Assistant Audit Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG||Group “B” Gazetted (Non Ministerial)||4800||Not exceeding 30 years.||A|
|$||Assistant Accounts Officer||Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG||Group “B” Gazetted (Non Ministerial)||4800||Not exceeding 30 years.||A|
|A||Assistant Section Officer||Central Secretariat Service||Group “B”||4600||20-30 years||B|
|C||Assistant Section Officer||Intelligence Bureau||Group “B”||4600||Not exceeding 30 years.||B|
|D||Assistant Section Officer||Ministry of Railway||Group “B”||4600||20-30 years||B|
|E||Assistant Section Officer||Ministry of External Affairs||Group “B”||4600||20-30 years||B|
|G||Assistant Section Officer||AFHQ||Group “B”||4600||20-30 years||B|
|H||Assistant||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations||Group “B”||4600||18-30 years||B|
|>||Assistant||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations||Group “B”||4600||20-30 years||B|
|<||Assistant Section Officer||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations||Group “B”||4600||Not exceeding 30 years.||B|
|I||Assistant||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations||Group “B”||4200||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|&||Assistant/ Superin- tendent||Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations||Group “B”||4200||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|J||Inspector of Income Tax||CBDT||Group “B”||4600||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|K||Inspector, (Central Excise)||CBEC||Group ”B”||4600||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|L||Inspector (Preventive Officer)||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|M||Inspector (Examiner)||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|N||Assistant Enforcement Officer||Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue||Up to 30 years||B|
|P||Inspector Posts||Department of Post||Group “B”||4600||18-30 years||B|
|Q||Divisional Accountant||Offices under CAG||Group “B”||4200||Not exceeding 30 years||B|
|S**||Inspector||Central Bureau of Narcotics||Group “B”||4600||18-27 years||B|
|%||Sub Inspector||National Investigation Agency (NIA)||Group “B”||4200||Up to 30 years||B|
|R||Junior Statistical Officer||M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation.||Group “B”||4200||Up to 32 years||C|
Age Limit for SSC CGL 2019
|Name of the Post||Age Limit as on 5th May 2019|
|Statistical Investigator Grade II||Maximum Limit 32 yrs|
|Assistant in CSS||Between 20 – 30 yrs|
|Assistant in IB||Between 21 – 30 yrs|
|Assistant Enforcement Officer/SI in CBI/SI in NIA||Maximum 30 yrs|
|SI in Central Bureau of Narcotics||Between 18 – 27 yrs|
|All Other posts||Check the Notification for Detailed|
Pay scale for SSC CGL 2018 Jobs:
Group B posts- Rs 9,300- 34,800
Group C posts- Rs. 5,200- 20,200
The application fee for SSC CGL 2018
GEN/OBC – Rs 100/-
SC/ST/PH/Ex-Servicemen/Woman – No Fees
SSC CGL 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus for Tier 1, Tier-2, Tier-3, Tier-4 Exams
There will be a single application form for the Combined Graduate Level Examination. Candidates, declared qualified by the Commission for admission to the (Tier-II) Examination on the basis of the Tier-I examination, will not have to apply again. No separate notice / advertisement will be published for the Tier-II examination. The result of Tier-I examination, informing the qualified candidates along with the dates of Tier-II examination will be published on the commission‟s website- CAN BE DELETED.
The Examination will be conducted in four tiers as indicated below:
Tier -I – Computer Based Examination
Tier -II – Computer Based Examination
Tier -III – Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper)
Tier-IV – Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/ Document Verification
Scheme of Tier-I and Tier-II Examinations:
|Tier||Subject||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time allowed|
|I||A. General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||50|| |
60 Minutes (Total)
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para-
5.11 of Notice): 80 Minutes
|B. General Awareness||25||50|
|C. Quantitative Aptitude||25||50|
|D. English Comprehension||25||50|
|II||Paper-I: Quantitative Abilities||100||200||120 Minutes|
(for each Paper)
|For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para-|
5.11 of Notice): 160 Minutes
|Paper-II: English Language and Comprehension||200||200|
|Paper-IV: General Studies (Finance and Economics)||100||200|
Note-I: In Tier-I, there will be negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer.
Note-II: In Tier-II, there will be negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer in Paper-II (English Language and Comprehension) and of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I, Paper-III and Paper-IV.
Note-III: In Tier-II, Paper-I and Paper-II are compulsory for all the posts.
Note-IV: In Tier-II, Paper-III will be for only those candidates who apply for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) and who are shortlisted in Tier-I for this Post/ Paper.
Note-V: In Tier-II, Paper-IV will be for only those candidates who apply for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer and who are shortlisted in Tier-I for these Posts/ Paper.
Scheme of Tier-III Examination:
|Tier||Mode of Examination||Scheme of Examination||Maximum Marks||Time Allowed|
|III||Pen and Paper mode||Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi|
(Writing of Essay/ Precis/ Letter/ Application etc.)
For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand- Pl. See para-5.11 of Notice):
SSC CGL 2019 Syllabus:
Tier-I of the Examination:
- : General Intelligence & Reasoning: It would include questions of both verbal and non- verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/ pattern- folding & un- folding, Figural Pattern- folding and completion, Indexing, Address matching, Date & city matching, Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/ numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics, if any.
- : General Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates‟ general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific research.
- : Quantitative Aptitude: The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time &
Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart
- : English Comprehension: Candidates‟ ability to understand correct English, his/ her basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.
The questions in Parts A, B, & D will be of a level commensurate with the essential qualification viz. Graduation and questions in Part-C will be of 10th standard level.
Note-1: The Commission shall have the discretion to fix different minimum qualifying standards in each component of the Tier-I Examination taking into consideration among others, category-wise vacancies and category-wise number of candidates. Only those candidates, who have scored above the cut off marks fixed by the Commission, would be required to appear in the Tier –II Examination.
Note-2: Tier-I examination is used to screen the candidates for appearing in Tier-II examination for various papers which will be specifically required for different groups of posts. Marks of such screened candidates in Tier-I will be taken into account for final ranking of candidates for selecting them for the Computer Proficiency Tests/ Data Entry Skill Test and also for final selection.
Scheme of Written Examination (Tier-II):
9(B)(i): Paper-I & II are compulsory for all the categories of posts.
9(B)(ii): Paper-III is only for those candidates who apply for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)
9(B)(iii): Paper IV is only for those candidates who apply for the post of Assistant Audit Officer (AAO)/Assistant Accounts Officer(AAO).
9(B)(iv): Candidates opting for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) and Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer must ensure that they possess the requisite qualification as mentioned in the notice of Examination. Commission reserves the right to take appropriate action against applicants who do not possess the requisite eligibility while opting for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) and Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer. Candidature of such candidates who do not possess the requisite educational qualification for a particular post(s) will not be considered for such post(s). – CAN BE DELETED
Indicative Syllabus for Tier-II of the Examination:
Paper-I (Quantitative Abilities): The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be the computation of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart
Paper-II (English Language and Comprehension): Questions in this component will be designed to test the candidate‟s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on spot the error, fill in the blanks, synonyms, antonyms, spelling/ detecting misspelled words, idioms & phrases, one word substitution, improvement of sentences, active/ passive voice of verbs, conversion into direct/ indirect narration, shuffling of sentence parts, shuffling of sentences in a passage, cloze passage & comprehension passage.
The collection, Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data – Primary and Secondary data, Methods of data collection; Tabulation of data; Graphs and charts; Frequency distributions; Diagrammatic presentation of frequency distributions.
Measures of Central Tendency– Common measures of central tendency – mean median and mode; Partition values- quartiles, deciles, percentiles.
Measures of Dispersion– Common measures dispersion – range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion.
Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis – Different types of moments and their relationship; meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis.
Correlation and Regression – Scatter diagram; simple correlation coefficient; simple regression lines; Spearman‟s rank correlation; Measures of association of attributes; Multiple regression; Multiple and partial correlation (For three variables only).
Probability Theory – Meaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes‟ theorem.
Random Variable and Probability Distributions – Random variable; Probability functions; Expectation and Variance of a random variable; Higher moments of a random variable; Binomial, Poisson, Normal and Exponential distributions; Joint distribution of two random variable (discrete).
Sampling Theory – Concept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and non-sampling errors; Probability and non-probability sampling techniques (simple random sampling, stratified sampling, multistage sampling, multiphase sampling, cluster sampling, systematic sampling, purposive sampling, convenience sampling and quota sampling); Sampling distribution (statement only); Sample size decisions.
Statistical Inference – Point estimation and interval estimation, Properties of a good estimator, Methods of estimation (Moments method, Maximum likelihood method, Least squares method), Testing of hypothesis, Basic concept of testing, Small sample and large sample tests, Tests based on Z, t, Chi-square and F statistic, Confidence intervals.
Analysis of Variance – Analysis of one-way classified data and two-way classified data.
Time Series Analysis – Components of time series, Determinations of trend component by different methods, Measurement of seasonal variation by different methods.
Index Numbers – Meaning of Index Numbers, Problems in the construction of index numbers, Types of index number, Different formulae, Base shifting and splicing of index numbers, Cost of living Index Numbers, Uses of Index Numbers.
Paper-IV (General Studies-Finance and Economics): Part A: Finance and Accounts – (80 marks):
Fundamental principles and basic concept of Accounting.
Financial Accounting: Nature and scope, Limitations of Financial Accounting, Basic concepts and Conventions, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
Basic concepts of accounting: Single and double entry, Books of original Entry, Bank Reconciliation, Journal, ledgers, Trial Balance, Rectification of Errors, Manufacturing, Trading, Profit & loss Appropriation Accounts, Balance Sheet Distinction between Capital and Revenue Expenditure, Depreciation Accounting, Valuation of Inventories, Non-profit organisations Accounts, Receipts and Payments and Income & Expenditure Accounts, Bills of Exchange, Self Balancing Ledgers.
Part B: Economics and Governance – (120 marks)
Comptroller & Auditor General of India- Constitutional provisions, Role and responsibility
Finance Commission-Role and functions
Basic Concept of Economics and introduction to Micro Economics
Definition, scope and nature of Economics, Methods of economic study and Central problems of an economy and Production possibilities curve
Theory of Demand and Supply
Meaning and determinants of demand, Law of demand and Elasticity of demand, Price, income and cross elasticity; Theory of consumer‟s behaviour – Marshallian approach and Indifference curve approach, Meaning and determinants of supply, Law of supply and Elasticity of Supply.
Theory of Production and cost
Meaning and Factors of production; Laws of production- Law of variable proportions and Laws of returns to scale.
Forms of Market and price determination in different markets
Various forms of markets – Perfect Competition, Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly ad Price determination in these markets
Nature of the Indian Economy Role of different sectors – Role of Agriculture, Industry and Services-their problems and growth;
National Income of India – Concepts of national income, Different methods of measuring national income
Population – Its size, rate of growth and its implication on economic growth
Poverty and unemployment – Absolute and relative poverty, types, causes and incidence of unemployment
Infrastructure – Energy, Transportation, Communication
Economic Reforms in India
Economic reforms since 1991; Liberalisation, Privatisation, Globalisation and Disinvestment
Money and Banking
Monetary/ Fiscal policy – Role and functions of Reserve Bank of India; functions of commercial Banks/ RRB/ Payment Banks
Budget and Fiscal deficits and Balance of payments
Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003
Role of Information Technology in Governance.