SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019
Team Careers360, 06 Aug 2019, #SSC CGL

SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019 - Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will release the eligibility criteria of SSC CGL 2019 in official notification on October 31. SSC CGL 2019 eligibility criteria provides the details about the nationality, age limit, age relaxation, educational qualification, etc. According to SSC CGL eligibility criteria 2019, any graduate candidates in the age group of 18 to 32 years are eligible for the exam. However, the SSC CGL age limit varies from post to post. Candidates who wish to appear for SSC CGL exam can check the details about eligibility criteria here. SSC CGL notification, along with the application form will be available from October 31, 2019. Candidates can fill the application form till November 28, 2019. Let us see the SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019 in detail.

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SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019

Given below is the eligibility criteria of SSC CGL 2019 based on nationality, age and educational qualification of aspiring candidates.

Post-wise SSC CGL Age Limit 2019

SSC CGL Age Limit

Name of the post

Group

Grade Pay

18-30 Years

Assistant

A

4800

18-30 years

Inspector (Central Bureau of Narcotics)

B

4600

20-30 Years

Assistant Section Officer

Assistant

Auditor

Sub-Inspector

Junior Accountant

Tax Assistant

Assistant Account Officer

Upper Division Clerk

B

B

C

B

C

C

C

C

4600

4600

2800

4600

2400

2400

2800

2400

Not exceeding 30 Years

Assistant Audit Officer

Assistant Account Officer

Inspector of Preventive Officer

Assistant Audit Officer

Inspector of Central Excise

Inspector(Examiner)

Assistant Enforcement Officer

Assistant Section Officer

Inspector of Income Tax

B

B

B

B

B

B

C

B

C

4800

4800

4600

4800

4600

4600

4600

4600

4600

Upto 32 Years

Junior Statistical Officer

B

4200

Upto 30 Years

Sub-Inspector

Assistant Enforcement Officer

B

B

4200

4600

Candidates must fall in the required range of age as on August 1. Candidates must first check the SSC CGL age limit for the post of their choice.

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Age Relaxation for SSC CGL 2019

According to SSC CGL eligibility, reserved category candidates get some relaxation on the upper age limit of SSC CGL. Relaxation for different categories is given in the table below.

S.No.

Category

Age Limit

1.

EWS

-

2.

OBC

3 Years

3.

SC/ST

5 Years

4.

PwD

10 Years

5.

PwD + OBC

13 Years

6.

PwD + SC/ST

15 Years

7.

Ex-Servicemen

3 Years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.

8.

For Group “B” posts Central Govt. Civilian Employees who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application

5 Years

9.

Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ ST) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application

10 Years

10.

For Group “C” posts Central Govt. Civilian Employees who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application

Upto 40 year of age

11.

Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ ST) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application

Up to 45 years of age

12.

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989

5 Years

13.

Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried

Upto 35 Years Of age

14.

Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ ST)

Upto 40 Years of age

15.

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof

3 Years

16.

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST)

8 Years

17.

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces

Upto 45 Years of age

18.

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (SC/ ST)

Upto 50 Years of age

19.

Retrenched census employees of the Office of the Registrar General of India (They will be considered only for offices under RGI in their order of merit and subject to availability of vacancies)

3 years plus length of service rendered by them in connection with census, before retrenchment, and weightage of past service.

Educational Qualification for SSC CGL 2019

As per SSC CGL eligibility, a candidate willing to take the exam for a particular post must have the following educational qualifications. Post-wise educational qualification for SSC CGL 2019 is given below.

Assistant Audit Officer

  • Essential Qualification: The candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University.

  • Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost and Management Accountant/Masters in Commerce/Masters in Business Studies.

Junior Statistical Officer

  • Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks in Mathematics in Class 12th

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation

All other posts

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent

Note: Except the above educational qualification, SSC CGL eligibility also mentions that the candidate must be physically fit as per the standards of the Inspector as there are certain necessary Physical Standards for the post of Inspector (Central Excise/ Examiner/Preventive Officer), Sub-Inspector in CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) and Sub-Inspector in NIA (National Investigation Agency).

Physical Standards for SSC CGL 2019

For Male Candidates

For Female Candidates

  • Height - 157.5 cm

  • Chest - 81 cm (fully expanded with a minimum expansion of 5 cm)

  • Height relaxable by 5 cm in case of Garwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Scheduled Tribes

  • Height - 152 cms

  • Weight - 48 kgs

  • Height relaxable by 2.5 cms

  • Weight relaxable by 2 kg for Gorkhas, Garwalis, Assamese and members of Scheduled Tribes.

Nationality/ Citizenship

To fulfill SSC CGL 2019 eligibility criteria a candidate must be

  • A citizen of India,

  • or a subject of Nepal,

  • or a subject of Bhutan,

  • or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India.

  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

SSC CGL Application Form 2019

Application form of SSC CGL 2019 will be available from October 31 to November 28 on the official website of Staff Selection Commission. Candidates can fill the application form online in two parts. Part 1 of SSC CGL application form involves filling of basic details while Part 2 includes payment of fee and uploading of photograph and signature. The fee can be paid in both online and offline mode. Click on the link above to get more details about SSC CGL application form 2019.

How to prepare for SSC CGL 2019

In order to qualify the exam, candidates must know how to prepare for SSC CGL. Candidates must start preparing for SSC CGL 2019 well before time so that there is enough to finish the syllabus and to practice what has been already prepared. It is essential that candidates refer to the best books and make use of mock tests, sample papers and previous year question. It is also necessary that candidates stick to a routine so that preparations do not feel like a burden. To get more preparation tips, click on the link provided above.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019

Question: I secured 45% marks in graduation. Am I eligible for SSC CGL 2018?

Answer:

Yes, you are eligible to apper in SSC CGL Exam 2018 since the minimum eligibility is to hold a graduation degree irrespective of how much marks you secure in the graduation. 

Question: I am an Engineer, B.E in Electrical and Electronics. Do I meet SSC CGL eligibility criteria?

Answer:

Only few SSC CGL Posts like that of Compiler, Statistical Investigator Grade II and Assistant (CSS) require Graduation in specific streams. Else you can appear for the exam only if you hold a Bachelor's Degree.

Question: Am I eligible for age relaxation in PH category?

Answer:

Yes, you are eligible to appear for SSC CGL 2018 under PH category, and you will be provided a relaxation of 10 years.

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sir for ssc cgl exam the aspirant graduation should be completed than only he can be eligible for filling the ssc cgl form ,or the aspirant in his final year can also fill the exam form

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 19th Oct, 2019
Hello,

Final year candidates too are eligible provided they are able show proof of having passed qualifying examination within stipulated time as precribed by SSC.

As per the notification provided by SSC last year, candidates appearing were eligible provided they have passed the same on or before 1st August, 2018. Notification for this came up in May of last year.
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fee structure for paramout coaching centre at Patna for ssc cgl

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 13th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

total fees is 17000 for ssc cgl courses, however if you get some discount you may get it in 13000-15000.

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which coaching is best for ssc cgl at Patna

Aditya kumar Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

Hello there!

Greetings! List of top coachings in Patna for ssc cgl are listed below :-

  • MAHINDRA:-Mahendras Educational Pvt. Ltd. is well known name in Patna for SSC coaching. The tagline of this institute is “Your Success is Our Success”
  • Paramount coaching, which was established in 2006 and known for its quality education. Paramount provides online test series to students to analyze their weaknesses and strengths.
  • Chronicle Banking Service Academy:- It is one of the best coaching institute in Patna for SSC coaching. In the list of top  best SSC coachings, Chronicle Banking is on 4 th position.
  • BSC:- It  is premier SSC institute in Patna. BSC provides classroom courses as well as correspondence courses. BSC has its own publication house where they publish books, magazine and practice sets for students.
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Can one give the SSC CGL exam for the post of sub inspector in CBI after a bachelors degree in AVIATION?

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 8th Oct, 2019

Hello,


The only criteria needed for for the post of sub inspector in CBI is having passed graduation from a recognized university, BSc Aviation is a three year undergraduate course, so you definitely fulfill the eligibility criteria for this post.

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does ssc cgl notifiy get yearly

Aditya kumar Student Expert 1st Oct, 2019


Hello there!

Greetings!

Yes dear aspirant ,SSC i.e Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC CGL every year to recruit staff for various posts in the various Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and in its Subordinate Offices. So yes notification for SSC Cgl is released every year.
If you are going to appear for ssc cgl ,I would like to tell you that to be eligible an aspirant of SSC CGL should possess qualification of Bachelor's degree from a recognized university to appear in the examination. Also there is no limit for the attempts to appear in SSC CGL Examination. The basic requirement is to fulfill the eligibility criteria for SSC CGL Examination and one can appear as many times as one is willing to appear in the exam. Prepare well and give your best shot and you will surely clear ssc cgl.
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