SSC CGL 2022 Notification pdf, Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus, Online Application

SSC CGL 2022 Notification is out. Check SSC CGL syllabus, exam date, exam pattern and online application form and notification pdf

SSC CGL 2022 is an online exam conducted by the Staff Selection Comission(SSC) for the recruitment of “Grade B” and “Grade C” category posts in various Government Ministries and Departments. The SSC CGL exam is conducted in 4 stages, out of which the first two stages are online and the later two are offline exam. You can apply for SSC CGL 2022 in the official website of Staff Selection Commission on www.ssc.nic.in . The start date of online application form for SSC CGL 2022 is 23rd December 2021 and the last date of SSC CGL 2022 is 23th January 2022. As per resources, SSC CGL tier 1 exam will be conducted in April 2022. Before applying, please download and read official SSC CGL 2022 notification pdf from the link below.

SSC CGL 2022 Exam Date and Summary

Here is a brief overview of SSC CGL 2022 exam date, Eligibility criteria and mode of exam.

Exam Name SSC CGL 2022
Conducting Body Staff Selection Commission(SSC)
Eligibility Criteria He should be a citizen of India and possess a Bachelor degree in relevant discipline
Notification Release Date 23rd December 2021
Availability of application form 23rd December 2021 (23:30)
Last date to apply online 23rd January 2022 (23:30)
Last date for the generation of offline Challan 26th January 2022 (23:30)
Last date for payment through Challan 27th January 2022
SSC CGL tier-I Admit card May 2022
SSC CGL Tier-I exam date June 2022
SSC CGL Tier-I result August 2022
SSC CGL Tier-II admit card August 2022
SSC CGL Tier-II exam date September 2022
SSC CGL Tier-II result September 2022
SSC CGL Tier-III exam date Will Update Soon
Interview/Skill Test Will Update Soon
Mode Of Exam
  • Tier 1 : Online
  • Tier 2 : Online
  • Tier 3 : Offline
  • Tier 3 : Offline
Exam Duration
  • Tier 1 – 60 minutes
  • Tier 2 – 120 minutes
  • Tier 3 – 60 minutes
  • Tier 4 – 45 minutes
Application Fees
  • General / OBC : Rs. 100/-
  • SC/ST/Female/Ph/Ex-Servicemen : Fee Exempted
Official Website www.ssc.nic.in
Online Application Link Click Here

How to apply for SSC CGL?

The application process to apply for SSC CGL 2022 is very simple. Before filling the online application form, please read the eligibility criteria and exam details.
Follow these steps to apply for SSC CGL exam:
Step-I : Go to the official website of Staff Selection Commission www.ssc.nic.in
Step-II : Here is the direct online application link. Click Here. Read all instruction carefully and start filling the online application form. Make sure all information you have entered are correct.
Step-III: After filling all required information, upload your scanned photograph and signature in prescribed format.
Step-IV : After uploading the documents, you would be asked to pay application fees. Make the payment as per your convenience.
Step-V : After successful payment, Review the application form and see all the information are filled. If all the information is right, then click submit.

Note: Take a print out of the form.

SSC CGL 2022 Application Fee

  • For General and OBC the required application fee is Rs. 100/-
  • Exemption: No fee is required to be paid by female, SC, ST, Physically Handicapped, and Ex-Servicemen candidates
  • Method Of payment: Pay Online (Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking ) or Challan generated online

SSC CGL Vacancy 2022

The vacancy list for various posts for SSC CGL 2022 will soon be updated. Here is a list of vacancies of previous year exams. Check the SSC CGL Vacancy Comparison Year-wise to get an idea of the trend in the vacancy.

Previous year SSC CGL Vacancies
Year UR SC ST OBC Total
SSC CGL Vacancy 2020-21 2891 1046 510 1858 7035
SSC CGL Vacancy 2019-2020 3674 1242 667 2198 8582
SSC CGL Vacancy 2018-2019 5770 1723 845 2933 11271
SSC CGL Vacancy 2017-2018 4238 1318 653 1916 9276

What is SSC exam eligibility?

An aspirant need to abide by these 4 important criteria decided by the Staff Selection Commission for SSC CGL 2022.

1. Nationality:

The candidate must be a Citizen of either India or Nepal or Bhutan. If a candidate is a citizen of Nepal or Bhutan shall have a Certificate of Eligibility issued by the Government of India in favour of him/her.

2. Educational Qualification (As on 23-01-2022)

The Post-wise educational qualification that candidate must possess is mentioned below:

SSC CGL 2022 Educational Qualification

Post Name Educational Qualification
Assistant Audit Officer Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University
OR
Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost &
Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/
Masters in Business Studies
Statistical Investigator Grade-II Post Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University
with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th
OR
Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as
one of the subjects in graduation
Compiler Posts Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University
with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as
compulsory or Elective Subject
All Other Posts Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a
recognized University or equivalent

3. Age Limit (As on 01-01-2022):

There are different sets of age limits for different posts in the SSC CGL Exam 2022, which are mentioned below:

SSC CGL 2022 Age Limit

SSC CGL Department Age Limit Name of the Post
CSS 20-30 years Assistant Section Officer
Intelligence Bureau Not exceeding 30 Years Assistant Section Officer
Directorate of Enforcement,
Department of Revenue
Up to 30 years Assistant Enforcement Officer
M/o of Statistics & Prog.
Implementation
Up to 32 years Junior Statistical Officer
NIA Up to 30 years Sub Inspector
CBI 20-30 years Sub Inspector
Narcotics 18-25 years Sub Inspector
CBEC 20-27 years Tax Assistant
Department of Post 18-30 years Inspector
Other Ministries/Departments/
Organizations
18-30 years Assistant
Other departments 18-27 years All other posts

SSC CGL 2022 – Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
OBC 3 years
ST/SC 5 years
PH+Gen 10 years
PH + OBC 13 years
PH + SC/ST 15 years
Ex-Servicemen (Gen) 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 6 years
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 years

4. Physical Fitness Requirements:

Apart from the above, there are certain requisite Physical Standards for Inspector (Central Excise/ Examiner/Preventive Officer), Sub-Inspector in CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) and Sub-Inspector in NIA (National Investigation Agency)

SSC CGL Selection Process:

Candidates are selected on the basis of marks they have secured in their respective category as mentioned below.

SSC CGL 2022 exam pattern:

SSC CGL 2022 Examination will be conducted in four stages called Tiers as indicated below:

  • Tier-I: Computer Based Examination (CBT)
  • Tier-II: Computer Based Examination(CBT)
  • Tier-III: Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper)
  • Tier-IV: Skill Test/ Computer Proficiency Test/ Document Verification

Selection Process:

  • All SSC CGL candidates have to appear in the Computer Based test (CBT) Tier-I which is compulsory
  • Then candidates are shortlisted according as per the mark secured by them in their respective category. Those who secure mark above cutoff mark are allowed to appear in Tier-II exam.
  • Tier-II and Tier-III Examinations will be conducted for all the candidates qualified in Tier-I.
  • Tier-II consists of two papers, paper-I & paper-II which is compulsory for all candidates. However candidates shortlisted for Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)/Statistical Investigator, they need to appear for paerr-III and Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Account Officer, they need to appear paper-IV.

SSC has introduced minimum qualifying marks in SSC CGL 2022 Exam. Minimum qualifying marks in Tier-I, each Paper of Tier-II and Tier-III Examination are as follows:

  • UR: 30%
  • OBC/ EWS: 25%
  • Others: 20%

SSC CGL 2022 Syllabus

SSC CGL 2022 Paper-1 consists of four Sections as mentioned below.

  • General Knowledge
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Reasoning
  • English Comprehension

Here is a breakdown of the entire syllabus:

General Reasoning General Knowledge Quantitative Aptitude English Comprehension
Verbal Reasoning Current Affairs Percentage Reading Comprehension
Syllogism Awards and Honours Number Series Grammar
Circular Seating Arrangement Books and Authors Data Interpretation Vocabulary
Linear Seating Arrangement Sports Mensuration and Geometry Verbal Ability
Double Lineup Entertainment Quadratic Equation Synonyms-Antonyms
Scheduling Obituaries Interest Active and Passive Voice
Input-Output Important Dates Problems of Ages Para Jumbles
Blood Relations Scientific Research Profit and Loss Fill in the Blanks
Directions and Distances Static General Knowledge
(History, Geography, etc.)
Ratio and Proportions &
Mixture and Alligation
Error Correction
Ordering and Ranking Portfolios Speed, Distance, and Time Cloze Test
Data Sufficiency Persons in News Time and Work  
Coding and Decoding Important Schemes Number System  

SSC CGL 2022 Exam Centre

Here is a detailed list of Examination Centers and Regional Offices under whose jurisdiction these Examination Centers are located.

Examination Centre & Centre Code SSC Region/ States/ UTs  Address of the Regional Offices/ Website
Agra(3001), Allahabad(3003),
Bareilly(3005), Gorakhpur(3007) ,
Kanpur(3009), Lucknow(3010),
Meerut(3011), Varanasi(3013),
Bhagalpur(3201), Muzaffarpur(3205),Patna(3206)
Central Region (CR)/
Bihar and Uttar
Pradesh
Regional Director (CR),
Staff Selection
Commission,
21-23, Lowther Road,
Allahabad,
Uttar Pradesh-211002.
(http://www.ssc-cr.org)
Gangtok(4001), Ranchi(4205),
Barasat(4402), Berhampore
(WB)(4403), Chinsurah (4405),
Jalpaiguri(4408), Kolkata(4410),
Malda(4412), Midnapur(4413),
Siliguri(4415), Berhampore(Odisha)
(4602), Bhubaneshwar(4604),
Cuttack(4605), Keonjhargarh(4606),
Sambalpur(4609), Port Blair (4802)
Eastern Region (ER)/
Andaman &
The Nicobar Islands,
Jharkhand, Odisha,
Sikkim and West
Bengal
Regional Director (ER),
Staff Selection
Commission,
1st MSO Building,(8th
Floor), 234/4,
Acharya Jagadish
Chandra Bose
Road, Kolkata,
West Bengal-700020
(www.sscer.org)
Bangalore(9001), Dharwar(9004),
Gulbarga(9005), Mangalore(9008),
Mysore(9009), Kochi(9204),
Kozhikode(Calicut)(9206),
Thiruvananthapuram(9211), Thrissur(9212)
Karnataka, Kerala
Region (KKR)/
Lakshadweep,
Karnataka and
Kerala
Regional Director (KKR),
Staff Selection
The commission, 1st Floor,
“E” Wing, Kendriya
Sadan, Koramangala,
Bengaluru,
Karnataka-560034
(www.ssc.kar.nic.in)
Bhopal(6001), Chindwara(6003),
Guna(6004), Gwalior(6005),
Indore(6006), Jabalpur(6007),
Khandwa(6009), Ratlam(6011),
Satna(6014), Sagar(6015),
Ambikapur(6201), Bilaspur(6202)
Jagdalpur(6203), Raipur(6204),
Durg(6205)
Madhya Pradesh
Sub-Region (MPR)/
Chhattisgarh and
Madhya Pradesh
Dy. Director (MPR),
Staff Selection
Commission,
J-5, Anupam Nagar,
Raipur,
Chhattisgarh-492007
(www.sscmpr.org)
Almora(2001), Dehradun(2002),
Haldwani(2003), Srinagar
(Uttarakhand)(2004),
Haridwar(2005), Delhi(2201),
Ajmer(2401), Alwar(2402),
Bharatpur(2403), Bikaner(2404),
Jaipur(2405), Jodhpur(2406),
Kota(2407), Sriganganagar(2408),
Udaipur(2409)
Northern Region (NR)/
NCT of Delhi,
Rajasthan and
Uttarakhand
Regional Director (NR),
Staff Selection Commission,
Block No. 12,
CGO Complex, Lodhi
Road, New Delhi-110003
(www.sscnr.net.in)
Anantnag(1001), Baramula(1002),
Jammu(1004), Leh(1005),
Rajouri(1006),
Srinagar(J&K)(1007), Kargil(1008),
Dodda (1009), Hamirpur(1202),
Shimla(1203), Bathinda (1401),
Jalandhar(1402), Patiala(1403),
Amritsar(1404), Chandigarh(1601)
North Western
Sub-Region (NWR)/
Chandigarh,
Haryana, Himachal
Pradesh, Jammu
and Kashmir and
Punjab
Dy. Director (NWR),
Staff Selection
Commission,
Block No. 3, Ground
Floor, Kendriya Sadan,
Sector-9, Chandigarh160009
(www.sscnwr.org)
Guntur(8001), Kurnool(8003),
Rajahmundry(8004), Tirupati(8006),
Vishakhapatnam(8007),
Vijaywada(8008), Chennai(8201),
Coimbatore(8202), Madurai(8204),
Tiruchirapalli(8206), Tirunelveli(8207),
Puducherry(8401), Hyderabad(8601),
Nizamabad(8602), Warangal(8603)
Southern Region (SR)/
Andhra Pradesh,
Puducherry, Tamil
Nadu and
Telangana.
Regional Director (SR),
Staff Selection
Commission, 2nd Floor, EVK
Sampath Building,
DPI Campus,
College Road, Chennai,
Tamil Nadu-600006
(www.sscsr.gov.in)
Ahmedabad(7001),
Vadodara(7002), Rajkot(7006),
Surat(7007), Bhavnagar(7009),
Kutch(7010), Amravati(7201),
Aurangabad(7202),
Kolhapur(7203), Mumbai(7204),
Nagpur(7205), Nanded (7206),
Nashik(7207), Pune(7208),
Thane(7210), Bhandara(7211),
Chandrapur(7212), Akola(7213),
Jalgaon(7214), Ahmednagar(7215),
Alibaug(7216), Panaji(7801)
Western Region
(WR)/
Dadra and Nagar
Haveli, Daman and
Diu, Goa, Gujarat
and Maharashtra
Regional Director (WR),
Staff Selection
The commission,1st Floor,
South Wing,
Pratishtha Bhawan,
101, Maharshi Karve
Road, Mumbai,
Maharashtra-400020
(www.sscwr.net)
Itanagar(5001), Dibrugarh(5102),
Guwahati(Dispur)(5105),
Jorhat(5107), Silchar(5111),
Kohima(5302), Shillong(5401),
Imphal(5501),
Churachandpur(5502),
Ukhrul(5503), Agartala(5601),
Aizwal(5701)
North Eastern
Region (NER)/
Arunachal Pradesh,
Assam, Manipur,
Meghalaya,
Mizoram, Nagaland
and Tripura.
Regional Director (NER),
Staff Selection
Commission,
Housed Complex,
Last Gate-Basistha
Road, P. O. Assam
Sachivalaya, Dispur,
Guwahati, Assam781006
(www.sscner.org.in)

What is SSC CGL salary?

SSC CGL Salary structure: With SSC CGL, candidates are recruited into various reputed Group B and Group C category posts with a lucrative salary.

SSC CGL Salary Pay Level-8 (Rs 47,600 to 1,51,100)

S.No SSC CGL Posts Ministry Group Grade Pay
1 Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts
Department under C&AG
Group “B”
Gazetted (None
Ministerial)
4800
2 Assistant AccountsOfficer Indian Audit &Accounts
Department underC&AG
Group “B”
Gazetted (None
Ministerial)
4800

SSC CGL Salary Pay Level-7 (Rs 44,900 to 1,42,400)

S.No Name Of Post Ministry Group Grade Pay
3 Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service Group “B” 4600
4 Assistant Section Officer Intelligence Bureau Group “B” 4600
5 Assistant Section Officer Ministry of Railway Group “B” 4600
6 Assistant Section Officer Ministry of External Affairs Group “B” 4600
7 Assistant Section Officer AFHQ Group “B” 4600
8 Assistant Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations Group “B” 4600
9 Assistant Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations Group “B” 4600
10 Assistant Section Officer Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations Group “B” 4600
11 Inspector of Income Tax CBDT Group “C” 4600
12 Inspector (Central Excise) CBIC Group “B” 4600
13 Inspector(Preventive Officer)
14 Inspector(Examiner)
15 Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement,
Department of Revenue
Group “B” 4600
16 Sub Inspector Central Bureau of Investigation Group “B” 4600
17 Inspector Posts Department of Post Group “B” 4600
18 Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics Group “B” 4600

SSC CGL Pay Level 6 (Rs 35,400 to 1,12,400)

S.No. Name Of Post Ministry Group Grade Pay
19 Assistant Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations Group “B” 4200
20 Assistant/Superintendent Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations Group “B” 4200
21 Divisional Accountant Offices under C&AG Group “B” 4200
22 Sub Inspector National Investigation Agency (NIA) Group “B” 4200
23 Junior Statistical Officer M/o Statistics & Program Implementation. Group “B” 4200
24 Statistical Investigator Grade-II Registrar General of India Group “B” 4200

SSC CGL Pay Level-5 (Rs 29,200 to 92,300)

S.No. Name Of Post Ministry Group Grade Pay
25 Auditor Offices under C&AG Group “C” 2800
26 Auditor Other Ministry/Departments Group “C” 2800
27 Auditor Offices under CGDA Group “C” 2800
28 Accountant Offices under C&AG Group “C” 2800
29 Accountant/
Junior Accountant
Other Ministry/Departments Group “C” 2800

SSC CGL Post Pay Level-4 (Rs 25,500 to 81,100)

S.No. Name Of Post Ministry Group Grade Pay
30 Senior Secretariat Assistant/
Upper Division Clerks
Central Govt. Offices/
Ministries are other than CSCS cadres.
Group “C” 2400
31 Tax Assistant CBDT Group “C” 2400
32 Tax Assistant CBIC Group “C” 2400
33 Sub-Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics Group “C” 2400
34 Upper Division Clerks Date. Gen Border Road Organization (MoD) Group “C” 2400

 

Frequently Asked Questions!

How to apply for SSC CGL?

In order to apply for SSC CGL, you need to visit the official site of Staff Selection Commission https://ssc.nic.in/Portal/Apply After filling all required information, upload your scanned photograph and signature in prescribed format. After uploading the documents, you would be asked to pay application fees. Make payment. After successful payment, Review the application form and see all the information are filled. If all the information is right, then click submit.

What is the last date for applying SSC CGL?

The last date for applying SSC CGL 2022 is January 23.

What is the last date to apply SSC 2022 ?

23rd January 2022

What is SSC CGL salary?

SSC CGL Salary Pay Level-8 ranges between Rs 47,600 to 1,51,100

What is SSC exam eligibility?

The candidate must be a citizen of India and must possess a valid bachelor degree.

Can we apply for SSC after 12th?

No. A candidate should have a valid bachelor degree as mentioned in notification pdf.

Will SSC CGL be conducted in 2022?

Yes. SSC CGL will be conducted in 2022. SSC CGL 2022 tier-I will be held in the month of June.

Can final year student apply for SSC CGL 2022?

Yes. Technically a candidate should have completed graduation. But if the candidate is in Final year/last semester, then he can apply for SSC CGL 2022.

Is SSC CGL held twice a year?

No. SSC CGL is conducted once every year. It is conducted in four different tiers tier-I, tier-II, tier-III and tier-IV.

Is SSC CGL too tough?

SSC CGL is one of the most famous and sought after exam in India for graduate students, irrespective of their stream. Anyone who possess a valid bachelor’s degree can apply for the job. Hence 25 lakh to 30 lakh student appear in the exam which makes SSC CGL too tough and competitive.

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