SSC CGL 2017-18 Exam Calendar, Online Application Form at

SSC CGL Important Dates 2017

Availability of the Application form16th May 2017
Last date to submit the application form16th June 2017
Date of Admit Card release for Tier 1July 2017
SSC CGL Exam for Tier 11st August to 20th August 2017
Result Date for Tier 1September 2017
Date of Admit Card for Tier 2September 2017
SSC CGL Exam for Tier 210th to 11th November 2017
Result date for Tier 2December 2017
SSC CGL Exam for Tier 321st January 2018
Interview and Computer Skill testFebruary 2018

 SSC CGL 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Qualification required:

Candidate must have the graduation degree in the required field which must be from the recognized university and board.

Age Limit:

The age of the candidate must lie between 18 years to 27 years of age whereas the age relaxation will be given to the candidate who belongs to the reserved category of up to 15 years of age.

SSC CGL Vacancy Details 2017

  • Name of the Organization:Staff Selection Commission
  • Name of the exam:Common Graduate Level (CGL) 2017
  • Total No. of Vacancies: 9000+
  • Official

Name of the Posts:

  • Inspector Preventive Officer
  • Assistant Audit Officer
  • Assistant Enforcement Officer
  • Statistical Investigator Grade-II
  • And Other Posts.

SSC CGL Exam Calendar 2017

Tier 1 Exam date1st August to 20th August 2017
Tier 2 Exam date10th November to 11th November
Tier 3 Exam date21st January 2018

 SSC CGL 2017 Exam Pattern

Tier 1

The Tier 1 examination will be a MCQ type that is it has Multiple Choice Questions that will be going to conduct by an online mode. The paper is divided into 4 sections including the General intelligence and reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension as the subjects. Candidate will get 100 questions in Tier 1 Exam that carries 200 marks in total and the total time taken to complete the exam is 75 minutes. For every correct answer, the department will provide 2 marks whereas for every incorrect answer, the authority will deduct 0.50 marks.

Tier 2

The Tier 2 exam paper will be based on the Multiple Choice Questions and will be going to conduct by an online mode. The Question paper comprises of 4 sections including the Quantitative ability, English language, Statistics, and general Studies where the candidate are required to attempt the Quantitative ability, English and Comprehension which are the compulsory subjects whereas the authority will give General studies paper only for those candidates who had applied for Audit Officer post. Coming to the time duration of the paper, the candidate has to attempt all the questions within 2 hours of time and carries 200 marks paper. For every correct answer, the candidate will get 2 marks and for every wrong answer, the authority will deduct 0.25 marks.

Tier 3

The Tier 3 Exam paper is the descriptive type which is going to conduct by an offline mode where the applicant has to write long essay and letter and carries 100 marks. Candidate has to attempt all the questions within 60 minutes time period.

SSC CGL 2017 Selection Process

The Staff Selection Commission will going to select the candidate based on his or her exam performance in these selection exams that are Tier 1 and Tier 2 exam which is the written examination, Tier 3 which is the descriptive Test and Tier 4 which is the Data Entry Skill test or you can say Computer Proficiency Test. After scoring good marks in all these selection processes, the candidate will then be eligible for the document verification round.


SSC CGL which is also called as Staff Selection Commission – Combined Graduate Level Exam. It is an exam organized to hire the applicants for different available posts in ministries, departments, and organizations of the Government of India. It is organized by the Staff Selection Commission for selecting staff for different Group B and Group C posts. The Staff Selection Commission was formed in the year 1975.

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