SSC CGL 2018 Notification (Official) PDF Download


SSC CGL 2018 Notification (Official) PDF Download

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SSC CGL 2018 Official Notification has been published by SSC (04th May 2018). SSC had already Published a short notice regarding this in employment news. We will upload and share the notification and its highlights and important changes asap.




Date of Advt.: 05.05.2018

Start Date: 05.05.2018

Last Date: 04.06.2018

Tier-I Exam Date: 25-07-2018 to 20-08-2018

Tier-II Date: to be Notified

Vacancy:  (Not    Mentioned)

The firm
number of vacancies will be determined at least one month before the
declaration of the final results.


New Posts / Changes:

There will be Normalization in Tier-1 as well as in Tier-II.

  1. CBI SI Grade pay Increased to 4600.
  2. ITI is Still
    Group C Post.

Marks scored by candidates in Tier-I and Tier-II examinations, if conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized and such normalized scores will be treated as final and will be used for qualifying the candidates to next stage of examination and to determine final merit.

 Age Limit:

Age limit will be reckoned as on 1st August 2018: 

Matriculation/ Secondary Examination Certificate only will be accepted

OBC Date Recognition: 

A person seeking appointment on the basis of reservation to OBCs must ensure that he/ she possesses the caste/ community certificate and does not fall in creamy layer on the crucial date. The crucial date for this purpose will be the closing date for receipt of applications i.e. on 04.06.2018. Candidates may also note that in respect of the above, their candidature will remain provisional till the veracity of the concerned document is verified by the Appointing Authority. Candidates are warned that they may be debarred from the examinations conducted by the Commission in case they fraudulently claim SC/ ST/ OBC/ ExS/ PwD status.

Educational Qualifications as on 1 st August, 2018:

For posts of Assistant Section Officer (CSS), Assistant Section Officer (MEA), Assistant in Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) under M/o Corporate Affairs, Assistant (GSI) in M/o Mines, Computer
Proficiency Test
 has also been prescribed as an Essential Qualification. 


Note: Final year candidates are eligible provided they produce
Certificate of Graduation in original as proof of having acquired the minimum
educational qualification on or before the 
1st August,
failing which the candidature of such candidates will be cancelled
by the Commission. 


Application Fee & Mode of Payment: 


(i) Fee payable:
Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only).

(ii) Women / PH / SC /
ST candidates are exempted.

The fee can be paid through SBI Challan/ SBI Net Banking or by
using Visa, Mastercard or Maestro Credit or Debit card.

The facility for submission of online application including
payment of the fee will be available from 05-05-2018 to 04-06-2018


Exam Pattern:

There have been 
No Changes in the Examination Pattern The Examination will be conducted in four tiers as indicated below:

Tier -I – Computer Based Examination 

  1. Tier -II – Computer Based
  2. Tier -III – Pen and Paper Mode
    (Descriptive paper) 
  3. Tier-IV – Computer Proficiency Test/
    Skill Test (wherever applicable)/ Document Verification

The Commission reserves the right to make changes in the scheme of examination

Scheme of Tier-I, Tier-II  and Tier-III Examinations:

The merit will be prepared on overall performance in Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III. However, the candidate will need to qualify all the tiers i.e Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III separately. There will be no sectional cut-off.

 The Commission will have full discretion to fix separate minimum qualifying marks in each of the papers in Tier II and in the aggregate of all the papers separately for each category of candidates (viz. SC/ST/OBC /PH/Ex-S/General (UR)

 Skill Test: For the post of Tax Assistants (Central Excise & Income Tax): Data Entry Speed Test (DEST) at 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depression per hour on Computer: 

 The “Data Entry Speed Test” Skill Test will be conducted for a passage of about 2000 (two thousand) key depressions for a duration of 15 (fifteen) minutes. This test will be of qualifying nature.

SSC CGL 2018 Syllabus: Same as previous years

Physical standards for the post of Inspector (Central Excise/ Examiner/ Preventive Officer), Inspector & Sub-Inspector in CBN


Physical standards for the Post of Sub- Inspector in Central Bureau of Investigation:

Resolution of Tie Cases:

 (i) Total marks of Tier-IIExamination.
(ii) Total marks in Tier-III Examination.
(iii) Total marks in Tier-I Examination.
(iv) Date of birth, with older candidate placed higher.
(v) Alphabetical order in which the first names of the candidates appear.

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