- Competition Exams
- SSC CGL Exam
SSC CGL 2023 Exam - Tier 2 Final Answer key 2022 (Released), Admit card, Selection Process
Latest Update for SSC CGL
- 14 May 2023:
Final SSC CGL 2022 result out
- 28 Apr 2023:
एसएससी सीएचएसएल फाइनल रिजल्ट जारी कर दिया गया है, परिणाम और कटऑफ चेक करें।
- 14 Mar 2023:
SSC CGL answer key 2023 for tier 2 released
Stay up-to date with SSC CGL News
About SSC CGL 2023
SSC CGL 2023-24 - The Staff Selection Commission will issue the SSC CGL admit card 2023 soon on the official website. SSC closed the SSC CGL 2023 application form correction window on May 11 at ssc.nic.in. The SSC CGL application form correction window 2023 was activated on May 10, 2023. The commission closed the SSC CGL application form 2023 on May 3 in online mode at ssc.nic.in.
Latest: SSC CGL 2023 final answer key for tier 2 has been released on May 29 on the official website. Direct link to download the SSC CGL final answer key along with question paper - Click here
The commission released the SSC CGL notification 2023 on April 3. Along with the notification, the SSC CGL application form 2023 has also been released by the commission. SSC will activate the SSC CGL application form 2023 correction link from May 7 to 8, 2023. Earlier, the Commission announced the SSC CGL exam dates 2023 for tier 1 on March 29 on the official website. According to the SSC CGL tier 1 exam dates 2023, the exam will be held from July 14 to 27, 2023.
Candidates will be able to use this SSC CGL 2023 application for correction facility if any mistake enters in the application form. The Commission will issue the SSC CGL admit card 2023 for the tier 1 exam to all the regions online on the respective official websites.
The Commission conducted the SSC CGL exam in two tiers - tier 1 and tier 2. The shortlisted candidates of tier 1 exam will be eligible for the tier 2 stage of SSC CGL 2023 exam. Shortlisted candidates must go through the SSC CGL syllabus of tier 2 and previous years' question papers of SSC CGL exam for better preparation. The SSC CGL 2023 exam is conducted for or Group B and Group C posts in various ministries/departments/organisations of the Government of India.
What is the SSC CGL exam?
The SSC CGL examination is conducted on the national level by the Staff Selection Commission to recruit the candidates for Group B and Group C posts. The shortlisted candidates will be recruited to the various departments of government of India such as Indian Audit and Accounts Department under CAG, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, Central Bureau of Investigation, Central Bureau of Narcotics, National Investigation Agency (NIA), etc.
To qualify the SSC CGL exam, candidates need to appear in four tiers SSC CGL 2023 recruitment process. The stages of SSC CGL 2023 exam are - two computer based tests, one descriptive test in offline mode and one skill test followed by a document verification round. Graduates between the age limit of 18 years to 32 years can apply for the post of SSC CGL 2023. The SSC CGL exam has been conducted for various CGL posts. To know all about the SSC CGL posts, check the table below.
SSC CGL Posts 2022-23
SSC CGL Post
Assistant Audit Officer
Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG
Group “B” Gazetted
Assistant Accounts Officer
Group “B” Gazetted
Assistant Section Officer
Central Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, AFHQ
Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations
Inspector of Income Tax
Inspector (Central Excise)
Assistant Enforcement Officer
Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue
Central Bureau of Narcotics
Junior Statistical Officer
M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation
Statistical Investigator Grade-II
Registrar General of India
Offices under C&AG, CGDA
Accountant/ Junior Accountant
Other Ministry/ Departments
Senior Secretariat Assistant
Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres
Upper Division Clerks
Candidates must check eligibility criteria as per the SSC CGL posts they are applying for. The final allotment will be provided after completion of SSC CGL 2023 recruitment process. The details regarding the SSC CGL 2023 exam is available both on the official website as well as zonal websites. Applicants can check the details about the SSC CGL 2023 zonal websites in the table below.
SSC CGL 2022-23: Zonal websites
Central Region (CR)
Uttar Pradesh and Bihar
Northern Region (NR)
NCT of Delhi, Rajasthan, and Uttarakhand
Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)
Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh
North Eastern Region (NER)
Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, and Tripura
Eastern Region (ER)
Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Odisha, and West Bengal
Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)
Lakshadweep, Karnataka and Kerala
North Western Sub-Region (NWR)
Chandigarh, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, and Punjab
Western Region (WR)
Goa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Gujarat and Maharashtra
Southern Region (SR)
Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana
What is the full form of SSC CGL?
The SSC CGL full form is Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level Examination. Candidates must check the details about the SSC CGL posts and SSC CGL vacancies along with the SSC CGL full form.
How to contact the SSC CGL?
SSC provides the contact details for the candidates who applied for the SSC CGL exam and can contact their regional office in case of any confusion. Check below the complete list
SSC CGL 2022-23: Zone-wise Contact details
Regional Office Address
Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003
Tel. No. 011-24363343, 24367526
Staff Selection Commission,1st Floor, “E” Wing, Kendriya Sadan, Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560034
Tel. No. 080-25502520 / 9483862020
Fax No. 080-255520653
Staff Selection Commission,2nd Floor, EVK Sampath Building, DPI Campus, College Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600006
Fax No. 044-28270561
Staff Selection Commission, NER, Housefed Complex, Last Gate, Beltola-Basistha Road, P.O. Assam Sachivalaya, Dispur, Guwahati, Assam-781006
Tel. 0361-2228929; Fax No. 0361-2224779
Staff Selection Commission,1st Floor, South Wing, Pratishtha Bhawan,101, Maharshi Karve Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400020
Tel No. & Fax No.
Staff Selection Commission, J-5, Anupam Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh-492007
Tel. 0771-2282678,0771-2282507, Fax No. 0771- 2282678
Staff Selection Commission,21-23, Lowther Road, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh-211002
Tel. No. 0532-2250372
Fax No. 0532-2641924
Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 3, Ground Floor, Kendriya Sadan, Sector-9, Chandigarh-160009
Tel.0172-2744366, 2749378, Fax No. 0172-2742144
Staff Selection Commission,1st MSO Building,(8th Floor), 234/4, Acharya Jagadish Chandra BoseRoad, Kolkata, West Bengal-700020
Tel. No. 033-22904424, 22904422, 22902230
Fax No. 033-2290-4424
All About SSC CGL:
SSC CGL 2023 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level Exam|
|Short Exam Name||SSC CGL|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||100 Rs [Offline] +1 More|
|Mode of Exam||Online and Offline|
|SSC CGL Tier I - Duration||1 Hour +1 More|
|Number of Seats||7500 Seats|
SSC CGL 2023 Important Dates
SSC CGL Tier II (Session 2022)
Upcoming Dates and Events
29 May, 2023 - 12 Jun, 2023
(Target 2022) - Score Card | Mode: Online Ongoing
SSC CGL Tier I (Session 2023)
Upcoming Dates and Events
14 Jul, 2023 - 27 Jul, 2023
Exam | Mode: Online
SSC CGL (Session 2023)
Past Dates and Events
10 May, 2023 - 11 May, 2023
Application Correction | Mode: Online
06 May, 2023
Offline fee payment last date | Mode: Offline
05 May, 2023
Online fee payment last date | Mode: Online
03 Apr, 2023 - 03 May, 2023
Application | Mode: Online
03 Apr, 2023
Advertisement | Mode: Online
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) provides the post-wise eligibility details for SSC CGL exam 2023. The eligibility criteria include details like nationality, age limit, educational qualification etc. Candidates must check the detailed eligibility criteria before applying for SSC CGL 2023 exam.
Nationality: Candidates must be a citizen of India or subject of Nepal/ Bhutan, Tibetan refugee who came to India before January 1, 1963 with the intention of permanently settling in India, 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.
Age Limit: To apply for SSC CGL 2023 exam, candidates must be in between 18 and 32 years of age However, age requirements will differ as per posts and the candidate's caste category for SSC CGL.
PwD + General
PwD + OBC
PwD + SC/ST
Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof
Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ST)
Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989
Central Govt. Civilian Employees who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of application.
Up to 40 years of age
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
Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried.
Up to 35 years of age
Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ST).
Up to 40 years of age
Educational Qualification: The candidate must have the required educational qualification prescribed by the commission.
SSC CGL 2023: Eligibility for Assistant Audit Officer
Essential Qualification: Candidates must be graduate in any subject from a recognized University
Desirable Qualification: CA/ CS/ MBA/ Cost and Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/ Masters in Business Studies
SSC CGL 2023: Eligibility for Junior Statistical Officer
Candidates applying for Junior Statistical Officer must have any of the required educational qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics in Class 12
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 equivalent.
Candidates must be physically fit as per the Physical Standards if they are applying 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).
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other
The SSC CGL 2023 correction window is available from May 10 to 11, 2023 (Revised). SSC CGL application form 2023 is closed on May 3, 2023. The exam authorities released the SSC CGL 2023 application form online on April 3 on the official website - ssc.nic.in. The application process of the SSC CGL 2023 exam can not be completed without paying the SSC CGL 2023 exam fees.
Candidates need to enter their personal details, academic details, and contact details along with the scanned photograph and signature to complete the application process of SSC CGL 2023. SSC CGL 2023 application fee for general and OBC candidates is Rs. 100 while women, SC, ST, PWD category candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. Candidates were able to pay the fee both online and offline.
SSC CGL 2023 Registration Process:
Steps to register for SSC CGL 2023
Applicants applying for the SSC CGL exam need to follow the steps mentioned below for the registration and application process for reference purpose only:
Part 1 - SSC CGL 2023: One Time Registration 2023- Fill in all required basic, additional & contact details including name, parent’s name, E-mail, Aadhaar, date of birth, gender, class 10 Board roll number and year of passing, etc. After successful registration, the registration ID and password will be generated for the SSC CGL exam.
Part 2 –
Upload photograph and signature: Login to the SSC CGL exam portal by using the registration ID and password. Candidates need to upload the photo and signature in the specified format.
Dimension & Format
3.5 cm X 4.5 cm & jpg/jpeg
SSC CGL exam: Online Form: Fill in all necessary details which include educational/academic details, address details, choosing exam centre preferences to complete the online form of SSC CGL 2023.
Payment of SSC CGL examination fees: After filling all the details and uploading documents in SSC CGL examination form candidates need to pay the exam fee of SSC CGL 2023. The fee can be paid through online mode or by e-challan.
Submission of application form: Finally, candidates must submit the filled-in application form after successful verification. Take a printout of the online form of SSC CGL 2023. Candidates need to present the xerox copy of the application form during the SSC CGL 2023 document verification round.
SSC CGL 2023: Documents needed for registration
The following are the documents required by the candidates to apply for SSC CGL 2023,
10th class mark sheet
12th class mark sheet
Graduation certificate/mark sheet
Category certificate, if applicable
|General, OBC||Online, Offline||Male||₹ 100|
SSC CGL Tier I Syllabus
General intelligence and reasoning
Similarities and differences
Arithmetical reasoning and figural classification
Arithmetic number series
Coding and decoding
Symbolic/ Number Analogy
Symbolic/ number classification
Punched hole/ pattern-folding and unfolding
Figural pattern folding and completion
Date and city matching
Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers
Small and capital letters/ numbers coding
Decoding and classification
General Awareness of the Environment and its Application to Society
Current events and of such matters of every day observations, and experience in their scientific aspect
India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining history, culture, geography, economic scene, general policy and scientific research
Computation of whole numbers
Fractions and relationships between numbers
Ratio and proportion
Profit and loss
Mixture and alligation
Time and distance
Time and work
Basic algebraic identities of school algebra and elementary surds
Graphs of linear equations
Triangle and its various kinds of centres
Congruence and similarity of triangles
Circle and its chords
Angles subtended by chords of a circle
Common tangents to two or more circles
Right circular cone
Right circular cylinder
Regular right pyramid with triangular or square base
Degree and radian measures
Heights and distances
Bar diagram and pie chart
Ability to understand correct English
Basic comprehension and writing ability
SSC CGL Tier II Syllabus
Paper-I-section-I Mathematical abilities (module-I)
|Computation of whole numbers, decimals and fractions, relationships between numbers|
Fundamental arithmetical operations
|Percentages, ratio and proportion, square roots, averages, interest (simple and compound), profit and loss, discount, partnership business, mixture and alligation, time and distance, time and work|
|Basic algebraic identities of school algebra and elementary surds (simple problems) and graphs of linear equations|
|Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres, congruence and similarity of triangles, circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles|
|Triangle, quadrilaterals, regular polygons, circle, right prism, right circular cone, right circular cylinder, sphere, hemispheres, rectangular parallelepiped, regular right pyramid with triangular or square base|
|Trigonometry, trigonometric ratios, complementary angles, height and distances (simple problems only) standard identities like sin2𝜃+ cos2𝜃=1, etc|
Statistics and probability
|Use of tables and graphs: Histogram, frequency polygon, bar-diagram, pie-chart; measures of central tendency: Mean, median, mode, standard deviation; calculation of simple probabilities|
Paper-I-section-I Reasoning and general intelligence (module-II)
Symbolic/ Number Analogy
Symbolic/ number classification
Punched hole/ pattern-folding and unfolding
Figural pattern folding and completion
Coding and decoding
Other subtopics if any
Paper-I-section-II English language and comprehension awareness (module-I)
Antonyms and their correct usage
Spot the error
Fill in the blanks
Spelling/ detecting misspelled words
Idioms and phrases
One word substitution
Improvement of sentences
Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs
Conversion into Direct/ Indirect Narration
Shuffling of sentence parts
Shuffling of sentences in a passage
Cloze passage and comprehension passage
|One paragraph based on a book or a story|
|Two paragraphs on current affairs, based on a report or an editorial|
Paper-I-section-II General awareness (module-II)
General awareness of the environment around us and its application to society
Knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect
India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to history, culture, geography, economic scene, general policy and scientific research
Paper-I-section-III Computer knowledge module (module-I)
|Organization of a computer, central processing unit (CPU), input/ output devices, computer memory, memory organization, back-up devices, ports, windows explorer|
|Windows operating system including basics of Microsoft office like MS word, MS Excel and Powerpoint, etc|
Working with internet and emails
|Web browsing and searching, downloading and uploading, managing an email account, e-banking|
Basics of networking and cyber security
|Networking devices and protocols, network and information security threats (like hacking, virus, worms, Trojan, etc) and preventive measures|
Paper-I-section-III Data entry speed test module (module-II)
Passage of about 2000 key depressions for a duration of 15 (fifteen) minutes
Collection, classification, and presentation of statistical data
|Primary and secondary data, methods of data collection; tabulation of data; graphs and charts; frequency distributions; diagrammatic presentation of frequency distributions|
Measures of central tendency
|Common measures of central tendency-mean, median, and mode; partition values-quartiles, deciles, percentiles|
Measures of dispersion
|Common measures dispersion-range, quartile deviations, mean deviation, and standard deviation; measures of relative dispersion|
Moments, skewness and kurtosis
|Different types of moments and their relationship; meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis|
Correlation and regression
|Scatter diagram; simple correlation coefficient; simple regression lines; spearman's rank correlation; measures of association of attributes; multiple regression; multiple and partial correlation (for three variables only)|
|Meaning of probability; different definitions of probability; conditional probability; compound probability; independent events; Bayes theorem|
Random variable and probability distributions
|Random variable; probability functions; expectation and variance of a random variable; higher moments of a random variable; binomial, Poisson, normal, and exponential distributions; joint distribution of two random variable (discrete)|
|Concept of population and sample; parameter and statistic, sampling, and non-sampling errors; probability and non-probability sampling techniques (simple random sampling, stratified sampling, multistage sampling, multiphase sampling, cluster sampling)|
|Probability and non-probability sampling techniques (systematic sampling, purposive sampling, convenience sampling, and quota sampling); sampling distribution (statement only); sample size decisions|
|Point estimation and interval estimation, properties of a good estimator, methods of estimation (moments method, maximum likelihood method, least squares method), testing of hypothesis, basic concept of testing, small sample and large sample tests|
|Tests based on Z, t, chi-square and f statistic, confidence intervals|
Analysis of variance
|Analysis of one-way classified data and two-way classified data|
Time series analysis
|Components of time series, determinations of trend component by different methods, measurement of seasonal variation by different methods|
|Meaning of index numbers, problems in the construction of index numbers, types of index number, different formulae, base shifting, and splicing of index numbers, cost of living index numbers, uses of index numbers|
Paper-III-General studies (finance and economics)
Finance and accounts
|Fundamental principles and basic concept of accounting: (a) Financial accounting-nature and scope, limitations of financial accounting, basic concepts and conventions, generally accepted accounting principles|
|Fundamental principles and basic concept of accounting: (b) Basic concepts of accounting-single and double entry, books of original entry, bank reconciliation, journal, ledgers, trial balance, rectification of errors, manufacturing, trading|
|Fundamental principles and basic concept of accounting: (b) Basic concepts of accounting-profit and loss appropriation accounts, balance sheet distinction between capital and revenue expenditure, depreciation accounting, valuation of inventories|
|Fundamental principles and basic concept of accounting: (b) Basic concepts of accounting-non-profit organisations accounts, receipts and payments and income, and expenditure accounts, bills of exchange, self balancing ledgers|
Economics and governance
|Comptroller and Auditor General of India: Constitutional provisions, role, and responsibility|
|Finance commission: Role and functions|
|Basic concept of economics and introduction to microeconomics: Definition, scope, and nature of economics, methods of economic study and central problems of an economy, and production possibilities curve|
|Theory of demand and supply: Meaning and determinants of demand, law of demand and elasticity of demand, price, income, and cross elasticity; theory of consumer's behaviour-Marshallian approach and indifference curve approach|
|Theory of demand and supply: Meaning and determinants of supply, law of supply and elasticity of supply|
|Theory of production and cost: Meaning and factors of production; laws of production-law of variable proportions and laws of returns to scale|
|Forms of market and price determination in different markets: Various forms of markets-perfect competition, monopoly, monopolistic competition, and oligopoly, and price determination in these markets|
|Indian economy: (a) Nature of the Indian economy role of different sectors-role of agriculture, industry, and services-their problems and growth. (b) National income of India-concepts of national income, different methods of measuring national income|
|Indian economy: (c) Population-its size, rate of growth, and its implication on economic growth. (d) Poverty and unemployment-absolute and relative poverty, types, causes, and incidence of unemployment|
|Indian economy: (e) Infrastructure-energy, transportation, communication|
|Economic reforms in India: Economic reforms since 1991; liberalisation, privatisation, globalisation, and disinvestment|
|Money and banking: (a) Monetary/ fiscal policy-role and functions of Reserve Bank of India; functions of commercial banks/ RRB/ payment banks. (b) Budget and fiscal deficits, and balance of payments|
|Money and banking: (c) Fiscal responsibility and budget management act, 2003|
|Role of information technology in governance|
SSC CGL 2023 preparation tips provide ways to prepare for the exam which the candidates can put to use in order to crack the exam with ease. Candidates can check the preparation tips of SSC CGL below.
Proper planning is necessary to score well in the exam. Plan your objective in advance and maintain a strict routine while preparing for the exam. Candidates must prepare their study routine in a way that will let them cover the complete syllabus well before the commencement of the exam.
Revision is the key
Candidates must ensure that there is ample time left for revision after they have finished preparation for the exam on the basis of the syllabus. Revision help candidates recollect the topics required from each section for the exam.
Knowing the Basics
Having a basic understanding of each topic is imperative to score good marks in the exam. This will help candidates solve questions more efficiently and as a result, save precious time during the exam.
Solve Previous Years’ Question Papers
Candidates need to solve previous years’ SSC CGL question papers to identify recurring concepts. Solving the previous year's question papers will make candidates efficient in solving answers and time management.
Practice Mock Tests
Candidates must take mock tests regularly to understand the exam pattern and questions asked in the exam. This will help them score better in the exam. Analysing their performance in the exam will help candidates to figure out their mistakes and improve themselves on that part.
Preference of sections
Candidates must decide which section to choose first in the exam. They should select the sections from which they can attempt maximum questions with accuracy.
Attempt easy questions first
Candidates must first attempt those questions which are easy and then proceed to the ones that are difficult or time-consuming. Candidates must solve the lengthy questions after attempting the easier ones as it will help them manage their time more efficiently.
Candidates must download and solve the question paper on a daily basis for the better preparation of the SSC CGL 2023 exam. The question paper will be available on the official website after completion of SSC CGL examination.
SSC CGL 2023 Exam Pattern
SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will announce the exam pattern of SSC CGL along with the release of the official brochure. The exam pattern mentions a number of sections, marking scheme, weightage of topics, mode and duration of exam, and a number of questions. With the help of exam pattern, candidates can prepare according to the question asked in the exam.
SSC CGL exam pattern Tier I
General Intelligence and Reasoning
Marking Scheme of Tier I
The examination authority has only mentioned the negative marks in the notification of SSC CGL which is 0.5 marks. However, based on the number of questions and total marks, it can be surmised that for correct answers candidates will score 2 marks. Candidates will not get any marks for unattempted questions. If candidates select more than one correct answer then it will be considered as incorrect and marks will be deducted for such questions.
SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern
SSC CGL Tier-II exam is held in online mode and comprises three papers – Paper 1, 2, and 3. According to the SSC CGL exam pattern, Paper 1 consists of three sections, and each section has two modules.
- Tier-II will include conducting of Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III in separate shifts, days.
- Paper-I is compulsory for all the posts.
- Paper-II will be for only those candidates who apply for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and who are shortlisted in Tier-I for these Posts.
- Paper-III will be for only those candidates who are shortlisted in Tier-I for Paper-III i.e. for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.
- Section-III of Paper-I i.e. Computer Knowledge Test is mandatory but qualifying in nature.
- Tier-II (Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III) will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions, except for Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi except for English Language And Comprehension module in Section-II of Paper-I.
- There will be negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Section-I, Section-II and Module-I of Section-III of Paper-I and of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-II and Paper-III.
SSC CGL 2022 Tier 2 exam pattern
No of questions
Module-I: Mathematical Abilities
and General Intelligence
Module-II: Data Entry
Speed Test Module
Only data entry task
General Studies (Finance and Economics)
The Staff Selection Commission will issue the SSC CGL tier 1 admit card 2023 to all the regions on the respective regional websites. The admit card for the SSC CGL 2023 contains the name of the candidate, roll number, photograph, signature, date, time, venue of the examination, and exam day guidelines.
On the day of the exam, candidates have to carry at least one photo identity proof along with the admit card to the exam centre without which they will not be allowed to appear for the SSC CGL 2023 exam.
SSC CGL 2022-23: Steps to download the admit card
Visit the official website or region-wise links for SSC CGL exam.
Enter registration number/roll number/name and date of birth
Click on ‘Submit’ button
The admit card will be displayed on screen
Download and print copy of admit card
Details mentioned in SSC CGL 2023 admit card
Documents to carry along with SSC CGL Admit Card
Date of birth certificate" issued by municipal corporation.
Matriculation mark sheet with date of birth
Matriculation "passing certificate" with "date of birth"
Intermediate "marks sheet" with date of birth
Govt. issued "date of birth certificate"
Govt. issued "caste certificate" with date of birth
Domicile certificate: with date of birth" or any other educational marks sheet with date of birth
Documents that are not allowed in SSC CGL exam:
Affidavit certificate with date of birth
Bank passbook and others
What not to carry on the day of the SSC CGL exam?
On the day of the SSC CGL exam day, candidates are not allowed to carry with them the following items.
Any kind of electronic gadgets such as mobile phone, pager, pen drives, earphone, microphone etc
The rough paper will be provided so no stationary items are allowed
Candidates must not carry any eatables to the SSC CGL exam centre.
SSC CGL 2023: COVID19 Guidelines
Candidates must follow all the instructions as the government at the SSC CGL exam centre.
Carry a mask and hand sanitizer with yourself.
Do not take off the mask during the SSC CGL 2023 exam.
Follow the social distance norm that is 6ft distance from each other at the SSC CGL exam centre.
Use closed dustbins to dump the used tissues and masks
Do not hand shake with stranger
Use a safe mode of transportation.
SSC CGL 2023 Exam Centers
SSC CGL Tier I Exam Centers
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Anantnag|
Documents Required at Exam
- Admit card
- Driving license
- Voter card
- Aadhaar card/printout of E-Aadhaar
- Identity card issued by university/ college
- PAN card
- Employer ID card (Govt./ PSU)
- Ex-serviceman discharge book issued by ministry of defence
- Any other photo bearing ID card issued by the central/ state government
The commission will release the SSC CGL tier 1 answer key on the official website at ssc.nic.in. Along with the SSC CGL 2023 answer key, SSC will also release the response sheet. With the help of the answer key, candidates can cross-verify the answer that they have provided in the SSC CGL exam 2023 with that given in the answer key through which they can calculate their probable score in both tiers.
SSC CGL 2022-23: Steps to download the answer key PDF
Visit the official - ssc.nic.in
Go to the "Latest News"
Click on the link available for the SSC CGL answer key
A new PDF will open, which will consist of all the details related to the SSC CGL
Click on the “SSC CGL 2023 answer key” link in the file,
A new login window will open.
Enter your roll number and date of birth
The answer key for SSC CGL exam will be displayed on the screen
Details mentioned in the SSC CGL answer key PDF
Link to raise an objection
Candidates can download the answer key by logging into the website using roll number, date of birth, and exam dates. The Staff Selection Commission provides the facility to raise objections in the answer key by making online payment of Rs. 100 for each objection.
SSC willl announce the SSC CGL 2023 result for tier 1 online on the official website. Candidates who appeared in the SSC CGL exam can download the result in PDF format. SSC declares the result in three stages – Tier I, II, and final.
Candidates are selected for SSC CGL Tier II on the basis of Tier I result. The final result will be released after the SSC CGL exam for Tier II is conducted.
The merit list will be prepared based on the overall performance of candidates in Tier I, and II of the SSC CGL examination. The roll numbers and names of candidates printed on the merit list will be recruited on the basis of preferences of posts.
SSC CGL 2023: Steps to check result
Visit the official website - ssc.nic.in
Click ‘SSC CGL Result link available on the homepage.
The result will open as a PDF file
Press Ctrl+F and enter the roll number in the space
If the roll number appears in a PDF file the candidates will be shortlisted for the next round
Download and save it for future reference
Details mentioned on the SSC CGL Result 2023
The following details are printed on the SSC CGL result PDF.
Candidates roll number
The cutoff of SSC CGL is released by SSC along with the declaration of the result of each stage. Candidates need to score the minimum qualifying marks as well as overall marks to be eligible for each stage of the selection process.
SSC CGL Cutoff - Tier I
The cutoff of SSC CGL Tier I will be released along with the result. The cutoff of Tier I will be prepared based on the performance of candidates. On the basis of the Tier I SSC CGL cutoff, candidates will be shortlisted for Tier II exam. Candidates must secure equal to or more than the cutoff of SSC CGL Tier I to be selected for Tier II. Staff Selection Commission might determine qualifying cutoff marks for each section of Tier I.
SSC CGL Cutoff - Tier II
Based on the SSC CGL cut off marks scored in Tier-I i.e. Computer Based Examination, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Tier-II Examination. Separate SSC CGL cut off marks will be fixed for Paper-II of Tier-II (i.e. for the post of Junior Statistical Officer), Paper-III of Tier-II (i.e. for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer and Assistant Accounts Officer) and Paper-I of Tier-II (i.e. for all other posts).
Qualifying marks for Tier I & II
Minimum qualifying marks in Tier-I and Section-I, Section-II & Module-I of Section-III of Paper-I of Tier-II and Paper-II & Paper-III of Tier-II Examination are as follows:
|Category||Minimum qualifying marks (in percentage)|
|All other categories||20 %|
The Staff Selection Commission announces the SSC CGL 2023 selection process along with the notification. Candidates will be selected for the various posts based on their performance in all the tiers of the SSC CGL exam. As per the selection process, candidates securing equal to or more than the cut off marks at each stage will be shortlisted for SSC CGL 2023 final allotment.
Candidates are selected for Tier II based on the marks of Tier I of the SSC CGL examination. The final result will be declared after the conduct of Tier II.
SSC CGL Selection Process 2022-23:
- Tier I
- Tier II
- Document Verification (DV)
Documents Required at Counselling
- Birth certificate or high school mark sheet with date of birth
- Mark sheet/ certificate of class 10 and 12 examination
- Certificate regarding degree/ post graduate/ other examinations passed
- Passport size photographs
- Character certificate
- SC/ ST/ OBC categories must bring the caste/ community certificate issued by the competent authority
- Medical certificate for physically challenged candidates
- Discharge certificate in applied under ex-servicemen
- Aadhaar card/ passport/ PAN card/ voter ID card / driving license/ any other photo ID card issued by the statutory authorities with affixed photograph
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:What is the application fee of SSC CGL 2023?
The SSC CGL 2023 application fee is Rs.100/- for General Category. The fee is exempted for Female, SC, ST, PWD categories.
Question:What is the selection process of SSC CGL?
The SSC CGL selection process includes Tier-1, and Tier-2 exams.
Question:How to download the SSC CGL 2023 score card?
Candidates will be able to download the score card of SSC CGL by using valid login credentials online on the respective regional websites.
Question:When SSC CGL tier 1 result 2023 will be announced?
The result of the SSC CGL Tier 1 will be released in online mode after conclusion of examination on the official website.
Question:What is the negative marking in SSC CGL exams?
In the Tier-1 exam, there will be a negative marking of 0.5 for each wrong answer. There is negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer in Paper II (English Language & Comprehension) and 0.50 mark for each wrong answer in Paper-I, III, & IV.
Question:Can I change SSC CGL exam centre?
No, candidates can't able to change the SSC CGL exam centre.
Question:How to download SSC CGL admit card?
The admit card of SSC CGL is released in online mode at ssc.nic.in. Candidates can download using the registration number and date of birth.
Question:What is the mode SSC CGL 2023 exam?
SSC CGL 2023 Tier 1 & 2 is conducted in online mode.
Question:What is SSC CGL 2023 educational qualification?
Candidates need to have a graduate degree from a recognized University/Institution to apply for SSC CGL 2023 exam.
Question:What is the age limit to apply for the CGL 2023 exam?
The age limit for the SSC CGL 2023 exam is 18 to 32 years. Age relaxation is also available as per the category.
Question:When SSC CGL 2023 application form released?
The SSC CGL 2023 application form has been released along with the official notification on April 3 at ssc.nic.in.
Questions related to SSC CGL
can please tell CBI power in India and what is ssc cgl eglibilty
The Delhi Special Police Establishment Act of 1946 provides the CBI with its authority. The CBI agents in the Union Territory now have authority as a result. With the previous approval of the federal government and the agreement of the affected state, the power may be extended to any other state.
Over the years, the CBI has proven its expertise and earned a reputation for objectivity by resolving cases including terrorism, corruption, etc. The CBI has also been given credit by the courts for being a pioneering organisation and for investigating significant cases.CBI are not generally questioned because of its zero error reputation and diligence.
SSC CGL ELIGIBILITY
Three primary criteria make up the SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria: Nationality, Age, and Educational Qualification. The majority of CGL positions require a degree from any subject. The typical age range is 18 to 32 years old. Candidates in the reserved category have their ages relaxed.
The candidate must be a citizen of India.
an undergraduate degree in any field
Candidates may be citizens of Nepal or Bhutan.
Candidates must produce the appropriate certificate from the relevant authorities, in the stipulated format, if they want to be considered for the reservation benefits (for SC/ST/ OBC/ EWS/ PWD/ ESM).
which roll number fill, either seat number or enrollment number in b.com marksheet in Gujarat university for ssc cgl application. because there was seat number was not same in any semester rather than enrollment number.
Dear aspirant !
Hope you are doing well ! Yes this is a genuine problem for bcom gujrat university students but i clear your this doubt that you have to fill enrollment number not your seat number for SSC CGL examination ,and give your best in the exam ,take first chance as your last chance ,devoted to your studies , don't distract from your path.
Hope it helps you !!
Students who did aeronautical engineering can appear for SSC CGL Exam or any other govenment exam if yes , then pls suggest?
SSC-CGL requires bachelor degree from any recognised Institute. It doesn't ask for specific branch. So if you are doing Graduation in Aeronautical Engineering from a recognised Institute then you are eligible to apply for SSC -CGL. Same goes for other government exams like UPSC-Civil Services, UPSC-CAPF ,etc.
I hope this will answer your query.
I am preparing for SSC CGL 2021. Will there be exam or will cancel because of NRA CET ?? which is going to happen SSC CGL or NRA CET??
It is expected that NRA will conduct NRA CET from September of this year, and it's expected that NRA CET will be conducted twice a year, and the score will remain valid for three years, only the preliminary exams of SSC/RRB/IBPS will be conducted through NRA CET and the advanced stages is to be conducted by respective organizations accordingly. You need to wait out for the official notification to know the exact details regarding the same.
I am in lateral entry btech after my diploma in electrical engineering... am I applicable for ssc cgl after my btech? plz answer... thanks in advance
Yes of course you will be eligible for SSC CGL after completing your B.Tech and even you can appear for SSC CGL exam in your final year, provided that you fulfil other eligibility requirements as discussed below :-
>> Candidate must be an Indian citizen or the subject of Bhutan/ Nepal or Tibetan refugee who moved to India, before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India.
>> Candidate should have bachelor's degree in any discipline. Or final year students can also appear for it.
>> Age limit is 18 to 32 years and it varies according to the post.
You can check out complete eligibility criteria for SSC CGL from the link given below :-
It is known that SSC CGL is conducted to fill the vacant posts of Group B nd C in various ministries/ departments/ organizations. You can get posted in various government organizations on the basis of your SSC CGL score like Audit and Accounts Department under CAG, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, Central Bureau of Investigation, Central Bureau of Narcotics, National Investigation Agency (NIA), etc.
Exam pattern for SSC CGL 2021 is described below :-
General Intelligence and Reasoning
For complete details about exam pattern kindly check out the link given below :-
I hope this information helps you.