SSC CGL Notification 2018 Release Date Postponed | CGL Recruitment Dates & more!

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SSC CGL Notification: Expected SSC CGL Recruitment, exam dates, vacancy, selection process, exam pattern, salary & more details.

SSC CGL Notification 2018: Delayed

As per the latest notice released by SSC, the SSC CGL Notification released date is postponed. Previously SSC CGL 2018 Notification was expected to be released on 21st April 2018, but now it will release on 5th May 2018. Annually thousands of vacancies are filled for the post of Group A, B, C & D by the commission through this recruitment drive. SSC CGL Recruitment 2018 will release on 5th May 2018. This is a great opportunity for all the aspiring student to crack the upcoming SSC CGL 2018 Exam.

SSC CGL Notification Release Date  SSC CGL 2018 Dates
Latest Date   5th May 2018
 Previous Date  21st April 2018

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SSC CGL 2018 Notification Postponed – Read Official Notice

Find the official notice regarding the postponement of notification release below.

SSC CGL Recruitment 2018: Important Exam Dates

The Provisional schedule for SSC CGL Recruitment 2018 is as follows:

SSC CGL Exam Events SSC CGL 2018-19 Dates (Tentative)
SSC CGL Notification Release Date 5th May 2018
Starting Date of SSC CGL Online Application Form Submission To be updated
Last date to fill SSC CGL Application Form / Online Registration To be updated
SSC CGL Tier-I Admit Card Release Date July 2018
SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Date 25th July to 20th Aug 2018
SSC CGL Tier-I Result Declaration Date September 2018
SSC CGL Tier-II Exam Date 20th to 30th Nov 2018
SSC CGL Tier-II Result Declaration Date To be Announced
SSC CGL Tier-III Exam Date To be Announced
Computer Skill Test (Tier-IV) To be Announced

SSC CGL Vacancy Details 2018

It is expected that SSC will announce approximately 9000 vacancies for A, B, C & D Groups for SSC CGL Recruitment 2018.

Groups Tentative vacancy
A 600
B 3448
C 50
D 3991

Post wise Vacancies

Here are the post wise Vacancy details of SSC CGL Notification 2018.

Group Posts Department No. of Vacancy
A Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts officer Indian Audit &
Accounts & CAG
Available Soon
B Assistant
Section Officer
CSS/MEA/Railway/IB / AFHQ/ other Ministries Available Soon
ITI/ Excise/Preventive Officer/Examiner
/Asst. Enforcement Officer/
Inspector of Posts
CBDT/ CBEC/Revenue Dept./ Dept. of Posts Available Soon
Enforcement Officer
Directorate of Enforcement,
Department of Revenue
Available Soon
Inspector Narcotics Available Soon
Assistant/Superintendent Other Ministries Available Soon
Sub Inspector NIA Available Soon
Divisional Accountant CAG Available Soon
Assistant Other Ministries Available SoonSSC CGL
C Junior Statistical Officer M/o of Statistics & given to complete the paperProg. Implementation Available Soon
D Tax Assistant CBEC Available Soon
Tax Assistant CBDT Available Soon
Auditor CAG/CGDA/Other departments Available Soon
Sub Inspector Narcotics Available Soon

NOTE: Vacancy details will be updated as the official SSC CGL Vacancies are announced.

How to Apply for SSC CGL Recruitment 2018?


  • Log on to the official website of SSC.
  • Look for the ‘Notice’ section and have a glance of the official notification carefully.
  • Now Click on ‘Apply’ link.
  • Open ‘SSC CGL Application Form 2018’
  • Fill all your required information as part 1 registration process.
  • Once part 1 is complete, Move to the part of the registration where payment details be filled along with scanned photograph and Signature.
  • Click on Submit  and Take a print out of the application for future reference.

NOTE: The direct link will be updated as soon as the Application starts.

Application Fees

The application fees mentioned in SSC CGL Notification is:

Category Examination Fees
General/OBC Rs. 100/-
SC, ST, Female, Physically Handicapped, Ex-Servicemen No Fees

SSC CGL 2018: Eligibility Criteria

The application for SSC CGL Recruitment will be subject to various eligibility criteria as mentioned below;

  • Educational Qualification:

Sr.No Post’s Name Educational Qualification
1 Assistant Audit Officer Chartered Accountant / Management Accountant / Company Secretary / Masters in Commerce / Masters in Business Studies / Masters in Business Administration (Finance) / Masters in Business Economics.
2 Statistical Investigator Grade – II Bachelor Degree in Statistics from a recognized University / Bachelor Degree in Mathematics with statistics / Bachelor Degree in Economics with statistics / Bachelor Degree in Commerce with Statistics
3 Compiler Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with Economics / Statistics / Mathematics as compulsory / Elective Subject
4 All Other Posts Any Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University/equivalent
  • Criteria of Citizenship:

As per the SSC CGL citizenship criteria, if you apply for SSC CGL 2018 then you should be:

→ A citizen of India (or) Nepal (or) Bhutan


→ A refugee from Tibet who came to India before January 1, 1962 with an objective to settle in India permanently.


→ A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania ( Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar ), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, Burma, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam with an objective to settle in India permanently.

  • SSC CGL Age Limit:

Group Posts Department Age Limit
A Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts officer Indian Audit &
Accounts & CAG
30 years
B Assistant
Section Officer
CSS/MEA/Railway/IB / AFHQ/ other Ministries 20-30 years
ITI/ Excise/Preventive Officer/Examiner
/Asst. Enforcement Officer/
Inspector of Posts
CBDT/ CBEC/Revenue Dept./ Dept. of Posts 30 years
Enforcement Officer
Directorate of Enforcement,
Department of Revenue
Up to 30 years
Inspector Narcotics 18-27 Years
Assistant/Superintendent Other Ministries 30 years
Sub Inspector NIA 30 years
Divisional Accountant CAG 30 years
Assistant Other Ministries 18-27 years
C Junior Statistical Officer M/o of Statistics & Prog. Implementation 32 years
D Tax Assistant CBEC 20-27 years
Tax Assistant CBDT 18-27 years
Auditor CAG/CGDA/Other departments 18-27 years
Sub Inspector Narcotics 18-27 years

SSC CGL Selection Procedure 2018

The SSC CGL selection process comprises of 4 stages as mentioned:

Level of Exam 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

SSC CGL Paper Pattern 2018: Tier 1

Serial No. Sections No. of Questions Total Marks Time Allotted
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 A cumulative time of 60 minutes
2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200

To know the detailed SSC CGL 2018 exam pattern for Tier II, III & IV visit the link below. Moreover, you will also get detailed syllabus to begin your preparation at the earliest & stay ahead of competition:

Detailed SSC CGL Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018

SSC CGL Pay Scale

The salary and associated perks are the major factor which drives aspirants to sit for this exam. The salary in case of SSC CGL ranges up to 51, 961. To know in details visit the link below:

SSC CGL Revised Salary Structure
SSC CGL Job Profile

Moreover, to keep yourself updated with the upcoming SSC Exams, have a look at the SSC Exam Calendar.

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Stay tuned for more updates on SSC CGL Notification.


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  • Prakash Chandra

    From where it is known that Tier 2 SSC CGL 18 will comprises of 4 papers as you mentioned in this article.

    • Nikita Arora

      This is expected notification based on CGL 2017. Official SSC CGL 2018 notification will release in April.

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  • subh singh

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