SSC CGL Exam 2023 : Notification Out

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SSC CGL Recruitment 2023: Notification out!!!

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The Staff Selection Commission, SSC CGL Recruitment exam is conducted for the post of Non-technical Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ non-gazetted positions in different departments/ ministries/ organizations of the Government of India. The SSC CGL exam is conducted for recruitment of candidates for Group B and Group C posts in various departments of the Government of India.
The official SSC CGL 2023 notification has been released on April 3, 2023 by Staff Selection Commission for SSC CGL 2023 Recruitment process. There are approx 7,500 tentative vacancies and the Updated vacancies will be uploaded shortly on the Official Website of SSC Candidate’s Corner > Tentative Vacancy.
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam for recruitment to various subordinate services like:

SSC CGL 2023: Overview

The SSC CGL 2023 exam date as approved by the Commission is tabulated below. Check the table below for more details about exam dates:

Online Application start dateApril 03, 2023
Last Date for Applying OnlineMay 03, 2023
Last date and time for generation of offline ChallanMay 04, 2023 (23:00)
Last date and time for making online fee paymentMay 05, 2023 (23:00)
Last date for payment through Challan(during working hours of Bank )May 05, 2023
Dates of 'Window for Application Form Correction' including online payment.May 07, 2023 to May 08, 2023
SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam 2023Jul 2023
SSC CGL Tier 1 Answer Key 2023To be notified later
SSC CGL Tier 1 Result 2023To be notified later
SSC CGL Tier 2 exam 2023To be notified later

Exam pattern

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2023

Staff Selection Commission of India will be conducting SSC CGL Exam in two stages namely, Tier-1 & Tier-2 exam.
Tier-I & Tier- II exams will be conducted in online mode but Tier-I is of qualifying nature whereas Merit list will be prepared on the basis of overall performance of candidates in Tier-II Examination only.
The section wise SSC CGL marks which are assigned to every section is mentioned below. Let us have a look on the exam pattern for all stages of SSC CGL Recruitment process:

SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam Pattern 2023

SubjectTotal QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
General Intelligence and Reasoninge2550A cumulative time of 60 minutes (For VH & Candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy: 80 minutes)
General Awareness2550
Quantitative Aptitude2550
English Language2550

The exam would be conducted online comprising 4 sections having 100 questions in total and with maximum marks of 200. The duration of the exam will be 60 minutes.

The sections asked in SSC CGL Tier-I Exam are:

Every section consists of 25 questions each and every question carries 2 marks each which makes it a total of 50 marks per section.

Penalty of Wrong Answer:

There is a negative marking of 0.50 Marks for every wrong answer marked by the student. There would be no sectional cut off. No marks shall be deducted if the question is not attempted by the candidate.

SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam Pattern 2023

The exam shall be conducted in online mode comprising of 3 sections having two modules each. The sections asked in SSC CGL Tier-II Exam are:

Total MarksDuration
Session - ISection - IModule-I: Mathematical Abilities

Module-II: Reasoning and General Intelligence

60 X 3 = 1801 hour
Section - IIModule-I: : English Language and Comprehension

Module-II: General Awareness

70 X 3 = 2101 hour
Section - IIIModule-I: Computer Knowledge2020 X 3 = 6015 Minutes
Session - IISection - IIIModule-I:Data Entry Speed TestOne Data Entry Task-15 Minutes
PAPER IIStatistics100100 x 2 = 2002 hours
PAPER IIIGeneral Studies (Finance and Economics)100100 x 2 = 2002 hours

Penalty of Wrong Answer:

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.

Note: 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.

Module-I & Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I

Module-I of Section-III of Paper-I i.e. Computer Knowledge Test is mandatory but qualifying in nature.

Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I will include conducting of a Data Entry Speed Test (DEST) for a duration of 15 minutes in Session-II on the same day.