SSC CGL Notification 2024 To Release on 11 June

 Published On: 31-05-2024

SSC CGL Notification 2024 To Be Released on 11 June: Start Your Preparation Now

SSC CGL 2024 Notification will be released on June 11, 2024, along with details for online application. This article provides important dates, age limits, educational qualifications, the notification PDF, and other requirements for applying to the SSC CGL exam.

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Millions of graduates are eagerly awaiting the release of the SSC CGL 2024 exam notification. Every year, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the highly competitive Combined Graduate Level (CGL) exam, which provides access to prestigious government jobs with attractive salaries and benefits. This year, SSC will release the complete notification PDF on June 11 on its official website The notification will contain all necessary information related to the recruitment process, eligibility criteria, age limits, selection process, updated exam pattern, and more.

SSC CGL Notification 2024

According to the SSC Calendar 2024, the official notification PDF for the SSC CGL 2024 exam is scheduled to be released on June 11, 2024, at If youre a graduate seeking a well-settled government job in the Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and its Subordinate Offices, the SSC CGL exam is one to aim for. Two years ago, SSC revised the selection process, and now only two-tier exams will be conducted to shortlist candidates for various Group B and C posts under the SSC CGL Notification 2024.

Important Dates for SSC CGL 2024

Along with the notification release date, the schedule for the online registration process and the month for the tier 1 exam are also notified. Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria and fall within the age limits must submit their applications online from June 11 to July 10, 2024.

Notification Release Date11th June 2024
Registration Dates11th June to 10th July 2024
Exam DatesSeptember-October 2024

What is Included in SSC CGL Notification 2024?

The commission will release the SSC CGL Notification 2024 online in PDF format, which will include all necessary information regarding the exam. Specifically, the following details will be shared:

  • Important dates such as registration dates, application fee submission dates, form correction dates, and tentative exam dates.
  • Details of the posts to be filled for the respective year.
  • Pay scale and benefits.
  • Vacancies and reservation details.
  • Educational qualifications.
  • Age limits and category-wise age relaxation.
  • How to apply and pay the application fee.
  • Exam centre details.
  • Scheme of examination, including the exam pattern and syllabus for both Tier 1 and Tier 2.

SSC CGL Vacancy 2024

Last year, 8,415 vacancies were released for Group B and C posts, and the previous year saw 37,409 vacancies, the highest in the last seven years. Candidates can check the year-wise vacancy comparison from 2017 to 2024.


Eligibility Criteria for SSC CGL 2024 Exam

Not everyone can appear for the SSC CGL Exam, as the commission has set parameters for minimum eligibility criteria, including educational qualifications, age limit, and nationality. Based on last years notification, the eligibility criteria are as follows:

Educational Qualification

  • Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer: Bachelors degree in any subject from a recognized University and CA/CS/MBA/Cost & Management Accountant/Masters in Commerce/Masters in Business Studies.
  • Junior Statistical Officer (JSO): Bachelors degree from any recognized University with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th or in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation.
  • Statistical Investigator Grade-II: Graduation degree from any recognized University with Economics, Statistics, or Mathematics as a compulsory or elective subject.
  • Research Assistant in National Human Rights Commission (NHRC): Bachelors degree from a recognized University or Institute with at least one year of research experience in any recognized university or recognized research institution.
  • For remaining posts: Bachelors degree in any subject from a recognized University.

2. Age Limit

The age limit for SSC CGL 2024 varies by post. Candidates can check the post-wise age limit in the table below:

Name of PostsAge Group
Auditor18-27 years
Accountant18-27 years
Junior Accountant18-27 years
Senior Secretariat Assistant / Upper Division Clerk18-27 years
Tax Assistant18-27 years
Sub-Inspector18-27 years
Upper Division Clerk (UDC)18-27 years
Inspector (Posts)18-30 years
Assistant18-30 years
Tax Assistant20-27 years
Assistant Section Officer20-30 years
Sub Inspector20-30 years
Inspector (Central Excise)Not Exceeding 30 years
Inspector (Preventive Officer)Not Exceeding 30 years
Inspector (Examiner)Not Exceeding 30 years
Assistant Audit OfficerNot Exceeding 30 years
Assistant Section OfficerNot Exceeding 30 years
Assistant / SuperintendentNot Exceeding 30 years
Inspector of Income TaxNot Exceeding 30 years
Divisional AccountantNot Exceeding 30 years
Assistant Enforcement OfficerUp to 30 years
Sub InspectorUp to 30 years
Junior Statistical OfficerUp to 32 years

3. Nationality

A candidate must be a citizen/subject of either:

  • India
  • Nepal
  • Bhutan
  • A 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 to permanently settle in India.

SSC CGL Selection Process 2024

The SSC CGL 2024 Examination will be conducted in four tiers as follows:

  1. Tier-I: Computer-Based Examination (Qualifying in nature).
  2. Tier-II:
    • Paper I: Compulsory for all posts
    • Paper II: For candidates applying for Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation
    • Paper III: For candidates applying for Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer
  • All candidates who have successfully applied for the SSC CGL exam will be assigned roll numbers and admit cards for the Tier-I Computer-Based Examination.
  • Based on the marks scored in Tier-I, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Tier-II and Tier-III Examinations.
  • Separate cut-offs will be released for Paper-II of Tier-II (for Junior Statistical Officer), Paper-III of Tier-II (for Assistant Audit Officer and Assistant Accounts Officer), and for Paper-I of Tier-II (for all other posts).
  • Tier-II Examinations will be conducted for all candidates qualified in Tier-I.
  • In Tier II, all candidates will be required to appear in Paper-I, II, and III. However, only specific candidates shortlisted for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer and Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer will be required to appear in Paper-II and Paper-III, respectively.

Posts Included in SSC CGL Exam

The SSC CGL Exam is conducted to fill vacancies for various Group B and Group C posts in the Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and its Subordinate Offices. The list of SSC CGL posts is as follows:

  • Assistants in Ministries/Departments, Attached and Subordinate offices of the Govt. of India
  • Inspectors of Central Excise & Customs
  • Inspectors of Income Tax
  • Preventive Officers in Customs
  • Examiner in Customs
  • Sub-Inspectors in Central Bureau of Narcotics & CBI
  • Assistant Enforcement Officer in the Directorate of Enforcement

SSC CGL Posts List

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) recruits candidates for Group B and Group C posts in various government ministries, departments, and organizations through the SSC CGL Exam. The list of SSC CGL posts and their classification along with the related Department/Ministry are tabulated below:

SSC CGL Posts List

SSC CGL PostClassification of PostDepartment/Ministry
Assistant Audit OfficerGroup “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG
Assistant Accounts OfficerGroup “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)Indian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AG
Assistant Section OfficerGroup “B”Central Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs, AFHQ
AssistantGroup “B”Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations
Inspector (Central Excise)Group “B”CBIC
Assistant Enforcement OfficerGroup “B”Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue
Sub InspectorGroup “B”Central Bureau of Investigation
InspectorGroup “B”Central Bureau of Narcotics
Junior Statistical OfficerGroup “B”Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation
Statistical Investigator Grade-IIGroup “B”Registrar General of India
Inspector of Income TaxGroup “C”CBDT
AuditorGroup “C”Offices under C&AG, CGDA
Accountant/ Junior AccountantGroup “C”Other Ministries/ Departments
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ UDCGroup “C”Central Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadres
Tax AssistantGroup “C”CBDT/ CBIC
Upper Division ClerksGroup “C”Government Departments

SSC CGL Salary Structure

SSC CGL provides an excellent opportunity for candidates seeking Group B & Group C posts in the government sector. The salary for these posts is attractive and comes with several perks and allowances.

SSC CGL 2024 Exam Pattern

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has revised the Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam pattern. The examination will be conducted in 2 tiers as indicated below:

Tier-IObjective Multiple Choice (Qualifying)Computer-Based (online)
Tier-IIPaper I (Compulsory for all posts)Computer-Based (online)
 Paper II (for Junior Statistical Officer)Computer-Based (online)
 Paper III (for Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer)Computer-Based (online)

SSC CGL 2024 Syllabus

The major sections for the SSC CGL Preliminary Exam are General Awareness, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language. The syllabus overview of the SSC CGL Tier-1 exam is given below:

General Intelligence and ReasoningGeneral Awareness/ GKQuantitative AptitudeEnglish Comprehension
ClassificationStatic General Knowledge (Indian History, Culture, etc.)SimplificationReading Comprehension
AnalogyScienceInterestFill in the Blanks
Coding-DecodingCurrent AffairsAveragesSpellings
SeriesIndian GeographyMensurationCloze Test
Non-VerbalCurrent CM & GovernorsData Interpretation (DI)Synonyms & Antonyms
Word FormationSportsPercentageIdioms and Phrases
MatrixBooks and AuthorsRatio and ProportionOne Word Substitution