SSC CGL 2017

SSC CGL is organized by Staff Selection Commission or SSC which is the leading Government Organization that conducts SSC exams every year to recruit candidates for the non-technical and non-gazetted posts. Here we talk about SSC CGL 2017 exam; it’s notification, important dates, recruitment, exam syllabus, pattern , result, cut-offs & more!

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SSC has released SSC CGL Tier-1 Answer Key. Tier-1 was conducted from 5th August 2017 to 24th August 2017. Candidates can check the Answer Key by clicking on the link mentioned below.

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SSC CGL 2017 Exam Dates

As per the latest notice released by SSC, the Tier I exam will be conducted on various dates from 5th August to 24th August. There's been a change in the expected schedule and all the aspirants must note this change.

There will be no exam on 7th, 13th, 14th and 15th August 2017.

As per the recent notification released by SSC, the Tier II & III exam of SSC CGL 2017 will be conducted from 27th November to 30th November, 2017. Earlier the exam was scheduled on 10th and 11th November, 2017.

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Official Notification for SSC CGL Tier II Date Change

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SSC CGL 2017 Registration Date Extended

The last date to apply online for SSC CGL 2017 has now been extended to 19th June, 2017.

Earlier the last date for online application was 16th June, 2017. Staff Selection Commission has rolled out a notice for the extension of the last date to apply. The change in schedule is due to technical problems faced by candidates in filling on-line application forms during theSSC CGL 2017 Exam Dates.

SSC CGL 2017 Notification

The SSC CGL 2017 notification was released on 16th May, 2017. Candidates can get an idea about the Vacancy, Exam Dates, Eligibility etc. by visiting the notification page of the Staff Selection Commission.

Read more about SSC CGL Notification 2017 Click Here to Download Official Notification Click Here to Apply Online

SSC CGL 2017 Vacancy

As per the notification released by SSC on 16th May, 2017, a total of 3805 vacancies are to be filled by SSC CGL 2017 exam this year. These vacancies have been created in the department of Income Tax, Excise and Custom.

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SSC CGL Recruitment

SSC or Staff Selection Commission conducts Combined Graduate Level Exam (CGL) every year in 4 different stages. It is mandatory for the candidate to qualify all the stages of examination in order to make it to the merit list prepared by SSC.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern

The examination of SSC CGL 2017 will be conducted in 4 different levels known as tiers. Tier-I and Tier-II exam will be objective multiple choice conducted online. Tier-III is a pen and paper mode of examination which includes a descriptive paper in both English and Hindi. Tier-IV is basically a Computer Proficiency Test designed to test a candidate’s skills in Computer.

Level of Examination Type Mode of Examination
Tier-I Objective Multiple Choice Online
Tier-II Objective Multiple Choice Online
Tier-III Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi Pen and Paper Mode
Tier-IV Computer Proficiency Test/Skill Test Whenever Applicable
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SSC CGL Syllabus

SSC CGL syllabus 2017 has been released with some revisions in the official notification. The syllabus for SSC CGL is different for all stages of examination and its mandatory for students to know the entire syllabus in order to prepare effectively for SSC CGL 2017.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier I Exam Syllabus:

General Intelligence and Reasoning

General Awareness

Quantitative Aptitude

English Comprehension

Classification Static General Knowledge (Indian History, Culture etc.) Simplification Reading Comprehension
Analogy Science Interest Fill in the Blanks
Coding-Decoding Current Affairs Averages Spellings
Puzzle Sports Percentage Phrases and Idioms
Matrix Books and Authors Ratio and Proportion One word Substitution
Word Formation Important Schemes Problem on Ages Sentence Correction
Venn Diagram Portfolios Speed, Distance and Time Error Spotting
Direction and Distance People in News Number System
Blood Relations Mensuration
Series Data Interpretation
Verbal reasoning Time and Work
Non-Verbal Reasoning Algebra
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SSC CGL Preparation

Tier-I of Combined Graduate Level Exam (SSC CGL) is going to be conducted from 5th August to 24th August 2017. Hardly two months are left in the commencement of the examination. It is really necessary to chalk out a preparation plan to score high in this paper. Let's look at the schedule that you must follow every day for 2 months for SSC CGL 2017 Exam

Day Mathematics Reasoning English General Studies
Time allocation 3 Hours 1 Hours 2 Hours 2 hours
1 Number System Number Series Previous Year Questions Science/Polity /Hist./Eco./Geo.
2 LCM And HCF Alphabetical Series Previous Year Questions Science/Polity/ Hist./Eco./Geo.
3 Miscellaneous (Day1 & Day2) Miscellaneous (Day1 & Day2) Previous Year Questions Science/Polity/ Hist./Eco./Geo.

SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2017

A candidate is required to be citizen of India, must fall under prescribed age limit and must hold the required educational qualification in order to be eligible for various posts offered through SSC CGL 2017.

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SSC CGL Application Fee

The Application Fee for SSC CGL 2017 is Rs. 100/- Although candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen category are exempted from paying the application fee. In addition to this, female candidates are also exempted from paying the application fee.

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SSC CGL Exam Centre

The Staff Selection Commission conducts Combined Graduate Level Exam at various centres all over the country. The notification for the same has been released on 16th of May, 2017.

SSC CGL Admit Card

After the application process of SSC CGL 2017 has been completed, SSC CGL admit cards will be issued for each candidate. Candidates are required to download the SSC CGL admit Card through the link available on the official website of Staff Selection Committee.

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SSC CGL Result

The result for SSC CGL 2017 will be released after completion of each level of Examination. A candidate must qualify all the levels to ensure their final selection through SSC CGL 2017 Exam. SSC CGL Result is one of the most awaited events for SSC aspirants.


The SSC CGL cut off 2017 will be released once the exam for the same has been conducted. Cut-Off for Tier-I will be released first followed by Cut-Off for Tier-II. Cut-Off for Tier-III will be released after the exam for the same has been conducted followed by cut-off for Tier-IV. Cut-Off for SSC CGL 2017 exam will be declared separately. Candidates are required to refer to the cut-off to ensure their selection in the respective Tier of SSC CGL 2017 Examination.

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