The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is perhaps the most coveted Govt. organizations in India. Every year, depending on the number of vacancies, SSC conducts Combined Graduate Level examination to recruit eligible candidates to Group-B and Group-C non-technical, non-gazette posts in different departments/ministries/organizations across the country.
Lakhs of candidates, aiming to get a job in one of the prestigious government posts appear for the entrance examination.
SSC CGL 2019 Exam Date
SSC CGL 2019 exam dates have been announced. Candidates can refer to the table below to get full details of the same.
|SERIAL NUMBER||EXAMINATION NAME||DATE OF PUBLICATION||CLOSING DATE||EXAM DATE|
|1.||Combined Junior Translator (Hindi) in Subordinate Office 2018 (Paper-I)||22nd October 2018||19th November 2018||13th January 2019 (online)|
|2.||Exam for Selection Posts (Phase-VI)||5th September 2018||30th September 2018||16th, 17th & 18th January 2019 (online)|
|3.||Stenographer (Grade D & C)||22nd October 2018||19th November 2018||5th to 7th February 2019 (online)|
|4.||Recruitment for Constables in CAPF||21st July 2018||20th August 2018||11th February to 11th March 2019 (online)|
|5.||Recruitment of Delhi Police S.I., CAPF S.I., and CISF ASI||3rd March 2018||2nd April 2018||12th to 16th March 2019 (online)|
|6.||Combined Graduate Level 2017 (Tier-IV)||To be notified|
|7.||Combined HS (10+2) Level 2017 (Tier-III)||To be notified|
|8.||Stenographer (Grade D & C) 2018 (Skill/DV)||To be notified|
|9.||Combined Junior Translator (Hindi) in Subordinate Office 2018 (Paper-II)||26th May 2019 (descriptive)|
|10.||Combined Graduate Level 2018 (Tier-I)||5th March 2018||4th June 2018||4th to 19th June 2019 (online)|
|11.||Combined HS (10+2) Level 2017 (Tier-I)||5th March 2018||5th April 2018||1st to 26th July 2019 (online)|
|12.||Non-technical Staff 2019 (Paper-I)||22nd April 2018||22nd May 2018||2nd August to 6th September 2019 (online)|
|13.||Combined Graduate Level 2018 (Tier-II)||11th to 13th September 2019 (online)|
|14.||Junior Engineer-Mechanical, Electrical & Civil 2018 (Paper-I)||1st February 2019||25th February 2019||23rd to 27th September 2019 (online)|
|15.||Recruitment of Delhi Police S.I., CAPF S.I., and CISF ASI 2018 (Paper-II)||27th September 2019 (online)|
|16.||Combined HS (10+2) Level 2017 (Tier-II)||29th September 2019 (online)|
|17.||Exam for Selection Posts (Phase-VII)||8th July 2019||27th July 2019||14th to 18th October 2019 (online)|
|18.||Non-technical Staff 2019 (Paper-II)||17th November 2019 (descriptive)|
|19.||Combined Junior Translator (Hindi) in Subordinate Office 2019 (Paper-I)||1st August 2019||28th August 2019||26th November 2019 (online)|
|20.||Recruitment of Delhi Police S.I., CAPF S.I., and CISF ASI 2019 (Paper-I)||17th September 2019||15th October 2019||11th to 13th December 2019 (online)|
|21.||Combined Graduate Level 2018 (Tier-III)||29th December 2019 morning (descriptive)|
|22.||Junior Engineer-Mechanical, Electrical & Civil 2018 (Paper-II)||29th December 2019 evening (descriptive)|
|23.||Stenographer (Grade D & C) 2019||17th September 2019||15th October 2019||To be notified|
|24.||Junior Engineer-Mechanical, Electrical & Civil 2019 (Paper-I)||1st August 2019||28th August 2019||To be notified|
|25.||Combined Graduate Level 2019 (Tier-I)||31st October 2019||28th November 2019||To be notified|
|26.||Combined HS (10+2) Level 2019 (Tier-I)||12th December 2019||10th January 2020||To be notified|
Cracking SSC CGL exam is tough and requires a lot of competitive exam preparation. However, with dedication and hard work, you can achieve your aim. Here is a look at the detailed exam pattern and syllabus for SSC CGL Tier-I exam-
SSC CGL 2019 Exam pattern
SSC CGL 2019 Tier-I exam is a Computer-Based-Test exam.
|TOTAL||100||200||Composite time of 60 minutes|
For PWD, the composite time allotted is 80 minutes. Negative marking is applicable. For every wrong answer, 0.5mark is deducted.
|Paper-I Quantitative Aptitude (compulsory for all posts)||100||200|
|Paper-II English Language (compulsory for all posts)||100||200|
|Paper-III Statistics (for the post of Statistical Investigator Group-II and Compiler)||100||200|
|Paper-IV General studies (Finance and Economics) (for the post of Assistant Audit Officer Gazette Group-B)||100||200|
This is an offline descriptive stage, which tests the candidates’ writing skills. Candidates will be given to write précis, essays, letter or application. The duration of the exam is 1 hour, and total marks allotted in the third stage are 60.
- Tier-IV Pattern
Candidates require the following skill sets to earn a post in the Govt. sector. The final stage tests your computer knowledge and proficiency in the following-
- Data Entry Speed Test
This exam is held to test the candidate’s typing speed. Candidates are required to type approximately 2000 words of an article in English on the computer in 15 minutes.
- Computer Proficiency Test
Candidates are required to have the proper knowledge and be proficient in Spreadsheets, Word processing, and Generation of slides.