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TENTATIVE CALENDAR OF ONLINE CWE FOR RRBS & PSBS - 2018-2019           SSC ANNUAL CALENDER OF EXAMINATIONS 2018-2019           RECRUITMENT OF COMBINED GRADUATE LEVEL EXAMINATION 2018, Date : 05.05.2018 to 04.06.2018 (till 5:00 p.m)

SSC EXAMS

  • The Estimate Committee of Parliament, in its 47th Report (1967-68), recommended the setting up of a Staff Selection Commission for conducting examinations for recruitment to lower categories of posts. Subsequently an Examination Wing was initially added to the Secretariat Training School, renamed as the Institute of Secretariat Training and Management ( ISTM).
  • In pursuance of the recommendations made by the Administration Reforms Commission (ARC), the Government of India decided to constitute a Subordinate Services Commission under an Executive Resolution. The Subordinate Services Commission was established under Government of India in the year 1975. It was renamed as Staff Selection Commission.
  • The Staff Selection Commission makes recruitment to non-technical group ‘C’ and group ‘B’ non gazetted posts in Ministries/ Departments, the attached and subordinate offices of the Government of India and the C.A.G and the offices of the Accountant General.
  • The exams conducted by SSC are:

SSC CGL

Combined Graduate Level Examination Combined Graduate Level Examination (SSC – CGLE) is the most reputed graduate level exam conducted by SSC for group B & C posts of Ministries / Departments / Organizations of the Central Govt.

Essential Qualification & Age limit

Staff Selection Commission Qualification Age Limit
Staff Selection Commission Graduation from any Recognized University 18 Posts-18-27 Year AAO/AEO/SI IN NIA- 18-30Year
Combined Graduate Level Examination Desirable Qualification For AAO Post:- Charter Accountant / Cost & Management Accountant / Company Secretary / Masters in Business Administration (Finance) / Masters in Business Studies / Masters in Business(Economics) / Masters in Commerce. SI in CBI/CSS(ASO)/Assistant in MEA/ Assistant in AFHQ-20-30 Year

Statistical Investigator- Up to 32Year

Assistant In IB- 21-27 Year Tax Assistant (CBEC)- 20-27 Year SI in CBN- 18-25 Year
Subjects Questions Marks
General Intelligence& Reasoning 25 50
Numerical Aptitude 25 50
General Awareness 25 50
English Language 25 50
Total Questions 100 100
Online exam (Tier- I) Total Time: 60 Minute
Paper Subjects Questions Marks
1 Numerical Aptitude 100 200
2 English language 100 200
3 Statistics (For Statistical Investigator) 100 200
4 Economics, Governance& Finance, Accounts (For Assistant Audit Officer) 100 200
Online Exam (Tier-II) Total Time: 2 hours
Descriptive Paper Word Limit Marks
Essay 250 50
Letter writing 150 50
3 Statistics (For Statistical Investigator) 100
Precise NA -
Written Exam (Tier-III) Time Duration: 1 hours
Note: -Negative Marketing:-There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Tier-I. In Tier-II, there will be negative marking of 0.50 for paper-I and 0.25 negative marking for paper-II respectively.
Some Posts Required additional Process:
Computer Proficiency Test-
It will consist of three Modules in the following manner:
SR.No Posts Skill Test Norms
1 Word Processing Test 2000 Depressions: 15 Minute
2 Test in spread Sheets on Microsoft Excel: 15 Minutes
3 Test in Power Point Microsoft Power Point: 15 Minutes
Data Entry Skill Test:
Posts Skill Test Norms
Tax Assistant(CBEC) Data Entry of Approximate 8000 Key Depressions
Tax Assistant (CBDT) Time Allowed- 15 Minutes
Different Posts under SSC and their ages
S. No Post Name GradePay Basic pay Age
1 Assistant Audit Officer 4800 9300-34800 18-30 Year
2 Inspector Examiner(CBEC) 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
3 Income Tax Inspector (CBDT) 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
4 Central Excise Inspector 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
5 Preventive Officer 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
6 Assistant Enforcement Officer 4600 9300-34800 18-30 Year
7 Sub Inspector National Investigation 4600 9300-34800 18-30 Year
8 Assistant in Ministry of External Affairs 4600 9300-34800 18-30 Year
9 Assistant in Central Vigilance Commission 4600 9300-34800 20-30 Year
10 Assistant in Intelligence Bureau 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
11 Assistant in Railways 4600 9300-34800 21-27 Year
12 Assistant in Armed Force Head Quarter 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
13 Assistant in Other Ministry 4600 9300-34800 20-30 Year
14 Assistant in Other Ministry 4200 9300-34800 18-27 Year
15 Assistant Section Officer in(CSS) 4600 9300-34800 20-30 Year
16 Sub Inspector Central Bureau Of investigation 4600 9300-34800 20-30 Year
17 Inspector Central Bureau Of Narcotics 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
18 Divisional Accountant 4600 9300-34800 18-27 Year
19 Statistical Investigator 4600 9300-34800 18-32 Year
20 Auditor in Comptroller and Auditor General 2800 5200-20200 18-27 Year
21 Auditor in Controller General of Account 2800 5200-20200 18-27 Year
22 Auditor in Controller General of Defence Account 2800 5200-20200 18-27 Year
23 Accountant/Junior Accountant in (CAG) 2800 5200-20200 18-27 Year
24 Accountant/Junior Accountant in(CGDA) 2800 5200-20200 18-27 Year
25 Accountant/Junior Accountant in (CGA) 2800 5200-20200 18-27 Year
26 Sub Inspector Narcotics 2400 5200-20200 18-25 Year
27 Tax Assistant (CBEC) 2400 5200-20200 20-27 Year
28 Tax Assistant (CBDT) 2400 5200-20200 18-27 Year
29 Senior Secretariat Officer 2400 5200-20200 18-27 Year
Posts Not Identified Suitable for Physically Handicapped Candidate:
S. No Posts
1 Assistant Enforcement Officer
2 SI In CBI
3 Inspector of Posts
4 Statistical Investigator
5 Inspector CBN
6 SI In NIA
Cut off Marks:-
1. For Interview Post other than statistical Investigator/Compiler
Year Tier UR OBC SC ST
2013 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
102.00
420.00
85.00
391.00
77.00
353.25
69.00
340.75
2014 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
Tier-I
96.50
426.00
102.25
82.00
398.75
89.50
77.00
365.50
80.25
69.00
349.75
74.25
2015 Tier-I+ Tier-II 430.75 411.00 373.00 -
SSC CGL Cutoff Tier 3 Exam for Post of Assistant Audit Officer
Category Candidates Available Cut off Marks
General 1829 536
SC 707 454
ST 333 427
OBC 1775 493.75
OH 78 411
HH 74 264
Total 4796
Candidates qualified for Tier-III / CPT for Assistant Section Officer in CSS and Assistant in MEA
Category Candidates Available Cut off Marks
General 5850 449
SC 2162 389
ST 1033 370
OBC 5630 424.5
OH 156 366.5
HH 151 262
Total 15030
Candidates qualified for Tier-III for Junior Statistical Officer (Grade-II)
Category Candidates Available Cut off Marks
General 442 502
SC 190 423
ST 89 397
OBC 495 471
OH 13 364
HH 13 230.25
VH 12 267.5
Total 1254
Candidates qualified for Tier-III/DEST for all posts (except AAO, ASO/Assistant (in MEA and CSS) and Junior Statistical Officer (Grade-II)
Category Candidates Available Cut off Marks
General 13388 422
SC 4715 363.25
ST 2139 341
OBC 12604 397
OH 415 333
HH 312 216
VH 89 336
Ex.S 1427 287.5
Total 35089
1. Non Interview Posts
Year Tier UR OBC SC ST
2013 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
102.00
420.00
85.00
368.50
77.00
334.00
69.00
314.00
2014 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
96.50
397.25
82.00
365.00
77.00
331.50
69.00
308.50
2015 Tier-I+ Tier-II 102.00
410.25
89.50
387.00
380.25
345.00
74.25
327.50
• statistical Investigator/Compiler
Year Tier UR OBC SC ST
2013 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
(Paper(I+II+III)
102.00
434.50
85.00
402.50
77.00
352.00
69.00
310.50
2014 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
(Paper I+II+III)
96.50
510.75
82.00
495
77.00
455.75
69.00
NIL
2015 Tier-I+
Tier-I+ Tier-II
(Paper I+II+III)
102.00
554.75
89.50
523.00
80.25
468.25
74.25
NIL
1. Posts of Tax Assistant
Year Tier UR OBC SC ST
2013 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
(Paper(I+II+III)
102.00
393.00
85.00
359.00
77.00
323.75
69.00
301.00
2014 Tier-I
Tier-I+ Tier-II
(Paper I+II+III)
96.50
393.00
82.00
359
77.00
323.75
69.00
301.00
2015 Tier-I+
Tier-I+ Tier-II
(Paper I+II+III)
102.00
413.75
89.50
400.5
80.25
345.5
74.25
327.5
Official Cut Off for SSC CGL 2016 Tier I & No. of Qualifying Candidates

The category-wise cut offs for candidates qualifying for Tier II are mentioned below. These are out of 200. They are expected to remain common/ the same for ALL regular POSTS at this stage. The number of candidates qualified for Paper III (Statistics) of Tier II and Paper IV (General Studies – Finance & Economics) of Tier II are also mentioned, category-wise.

Categories Cut Off Marks No. of Candidates Qualified for Papers I+II in Tier II No. of Candidates Qualified for Papers III in Tier II No. of Candidates Qualified for Papers IV in Tier II
UR 137.00 46422* 10053 16002
OBC 125.50 56192 11351 16667
SC 114.0 24227 4236 7186
ST 103.0 11352 1073 3301
OH 97.00 2742 262 753
VH 68.00 1411 132 240
HH 20.00 2008 168 438
Ex-S 92.00 4965 329 706
TOTAL 149319 28234 45293
Official Cut Off for SSC CGL 2016 Tier II

The cut off score of SSC CGL Tier II is based on the marks obtained by a student in Paper-I (Quantitative Ability) and Paper-II (English Language & Comprehension). For Statistical Investigator and Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) the marks obtained in Paper III and IV are also considered respectively.

• SSC CGL Tier II Cut Off – Assistant Audit Officer
Categories Candidates Available Cut off Marks Tier I+Tier II (Paper I+II+IV)
GEN 1829 536
SC 707 454
ST 333 427
OBC 1775 493.75
OH 78 411
HH 74 264
Total 4796
• SSC CGL Tier II Cut Off – CPT for Assistant Section Officer in CSS and Assistant in MEA
Categories Candidates Available Cut off Marks Tier I+Tier II (Paper I+II)
GEN 5850 449
SC 2162 389
ST 1033 370
OBC 5630 424.5
OH 156 366.5
HH 151 262
Total 15030
• SSC CGL Tier II Cut Off – Junior Statistical Officer (Grade-II)
Categories Candidates Available Cut off Marks Tier I+Tier II (Paper I+II+III)
General 442 502
SC 190 423
ST 89 397
OBC 495 471
OH 13 364
HH 13 230.25
VH 12 267.5
Total 1254
• Cut Off for SSC CGL 2016 Tier II – DEST for all posts (except AAO, ASO/Assistant (in MEA and CSS) and Junior Statistical Officer (Grade-II)
Categories Candidates Available Cut off Marks Tier I+Tier II (Paper I+II)
General 13388 422
SC 4715 363.25
ST 2139 341
OBC 12604 397
OH 415 333
HH 312 216
VH 89 336
Ex.S 1427 287.5
Total 35089