SSC CGL Recruitment 2023 Application Ends Today; Check Exam Date, Syllabus

SSC CGL Recruitment 2023 Online Form Notification: On 1st April SSC released a notification for conducting the Combined Graduate Level Recruitment examination for the year 2023. The main objective behind the release of SSC CGL notification every year is to recruit suitable candidates for various Group ‘B’ & Group ‘C’ posts in different Departments/Ministries/Organizations of the Government. Candidates who were waiting for the release of the SSC CGL Recruitment 2023 notification may now check the same and submit their application from the link shared below.

SSC CGL Recruitment 2023 Notification

SSC CGL Recruitment

Aspirants can submit SSC CGL 2023 Online Application by visiting the SSC portal or from the link shared on the page below. SSC released the notification for filling various vacancies in the year 2023 need to wait for that how many posts are to be released this year. Applications will be submitted only in online mode. After the due date, no SSC CGL applications will be submitted as the application window will be closed after the specified time. Therefore, all the candidates must submit applications well on time to avoid the last-time hurdle.

Candidates who wish to submit applications can go through this article to collect all the information about this particular recruitment process. Moving ahead in this article, they will find details like SSC CGL eligibility criteria, important dates, SSC CGL application process, exam pattern, syllabus, and other related updates.

Download here SSC CGL 2023 Notification pdf

SSC CGL Recruitment 2023 at a Glance

Recruitment SSC CGL 2023 Recruitment
Article CategoryRecruitment Application
Conducting Authority Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Recruitment Exam Combined Graduate Level Examination
Recruitment Year 2023
Job Type Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ (Central Government)
Total Vacancies 7500+
Various posts
Total SSC Regions 9
Application Last date3rd May 2023
Mode of Application Online
Official Portal

CGL 2023 Eligibility Criteria

SSC CGL application forms can be filled only by eligible candidates. Therefore, all the aspirants who wish to apply for the examination must ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility requirements. They must go through the official notification to check their eligibility before filling out the application form.

Any candidate found ineligible at any stage of the recruitment process will be disqualified. Check the basic eligibility details of the SSC CGL application process given below-

Citizenship Criteria-

  • A citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or Bhutan is eligible to apply.
  • Tibetan refugees who have come to India before 1st January 1962 to settle in India permanently.
  • Candidate of Indian origin whose ancestors have migrated to India from countries listed in the Indian Constitution.

Age Criteria

As recruitment is done for various Group C and group posts, the age limit varies from post to post. Have a look at the age limit criterion given below-

Posts Age Limit
Auditors (Diff Ministries), Accountant, Accountant/
Accountant, Senior
Upper Division
Clerks, Tax Assistants, Sub-Inspector
18-27 years
Various Posts 20-27 years
Section Officer, Assistant
Section Officer, Assistant
Section Officer, Assistant
Section Officer, Assistant, Sub Inspector,
20-30 years
Sub Inspector (group B), Divisional
Accountant, Assistant/
Superintendent, Assistant, Inspector, Inspector Posts, Assistant
Officer, Inspector
(Examiner), Inspector
Officer), Inspector,
(Central Excise), Inspector of
Income Tax, Assistant
Section Officer, Assistant
Section Officer, Assistant
Officer, Assistant Audit
up to 30 years
upto 32 years

Age relaxation is also permissible as per the reservation criteria

Educational Qualification Criteria

  • Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university/institution.
  • Candidate’s in the final year of their graduate program are also eligible.

For more information on eligibility criteria, candidates can read the official recruitment notice pdf shared at the end of the article.

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SSC CGL 2023 Vacancy Details

The recruitment process is being conducted for filling Group B and Group C posts under different Ministries/Depts.

Posts Vacancies
Group “B” Gazetted posts
Group “B” Non-Gazetted posts
Group “C” posts
Total Posts 7500+

SSC CGL Application Form 2023

SSC CGL application forms can be submitted only in online mode. No physical applications are accepted. The application link is provided here in this article, those who wish to apply can visit the link directly. Before submitting the online application, candidates must read the instructions and guidelines mentioned in the official notice. The pdf of the official notice is also mentioned below in this article.

Candidates must keep all the necessary documents and details handy while applying for the examination. They must fill in all the details accurately in the application form. To avoid the last-minute hassle they must try to apply as soon as possible and should not wait for the last date.

How to Apply for SSC CGL 2023 Exam?

Check the SSC CGL 2023 apply online procedure in the simple steps given below-

  • Step 1- Go to the official portal of SSC first. The link to the portal is provided below.
  • Step 2- On the homepage, click on the “Apply” link.
  • Step 3- A new window will open. Click on new registration link.
  • Step 4- Fill in the basic details as asked in the registration form.

  • Step 5- After filling in all the entries cross-check the details entered and proceed further by clicking on the “Save” button.
  • Step 6- At the time of the first login, candidates have to change the password.
  • Step 7- After a successful password reset, a confirmation message will display.
  • Step 8- Enter all the additional details in the online form carefully.
  • Step 9- Once the details are filled in, click on the “Save” button. All the details will be submitted.
  • Step 10- Now, mark the declaration and click on the “Final Submit” button.
  • Step 11- Enter the OTP.
  • Step 12- Applicant’s registration is complete. They have to save the registration details for further login. Now, they have to click on the “Latest Notification” tab to fill out the application form and upload photographs.
  • Step 13- The application form will open. Fill the information in the form and upload a scanned photograph and signature image in a specified format. Mark the Declaration and Click on “Preview”.
  • Step 14- Preview of uploaded photograph and signature appear. Cross-check the filled details, make necessary corrections (if any) and click on “Submit” after verifying the details.
  • Step 15- The application will be provisionally submitted. Now, candidates eligible for payment have to have to click on Yes and make the payment (by selecting the preferred mode) and others can click on the “No” button and take the printout of the application form.
  • Step 16- After the final submission of the application, applicants must take a printout of the application form and payment receipt.

SSC CGL Application Fee

  • The application fee for applicants is Rs.100/-.
  • Female candidates & candidates belonging to reserved categories like Schedule Caste,
    Scheduled Tribes, Ex-servicemen (ESM), and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates are exempted from fee payment. Application submission is free for these candidates.
  • Mode of payment- BHIM UPI, Credit or Debit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay), Net Banking or Cash at SBI Branches (Bank Challan).

SSC CGL 2023 Important Dates

Check the tentative schedule for the recruitment procedure-

Events Dates
Date of publication of recruitment notification3rd April 2023
Date of start of submission of online applications 3rd April 2023
Last date for submission of online applications 3rd May 2023
Last date for online receipt of online applications3rd May 2023
Last date for payment of application fee (Online)4th May 2023
Last date for the generation of offline Challan 4th May 2023
Last date for payment using Challan 5th May 2023
Application correction7th to 8th May 2023
Date of Examination (Tier-I) 14 to 27 July 2023
Publication of Result
Date of Examination (Tier-II)

SSC CGL Selection Process

There are four stages of SSC CGL recruitment process and these stages include the following examinations-

  • Tier I: Computer Based Examination (CBE)
  • Tier II: Computer Based Examination (CBE)
  • Tier III: Pen & Paper Mode Exam (Descriptive Paper)
  • Tier-IV: Computer Proficiency Test/ Data Entry Skill Test (as

Candidates who will clear all the exams will be called for document verification. They have to carry original as well as photocopies of all the required documents along with them at the time of document verification.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern

Take a quick look at the SSC CGL 2023 Tier I and Tier II exam pattern-

  • Mode of Exam- Online (CBE)
  • Types of the question- Objective Type
  • Total Questions- 100 (Tier I) & 500 (Tier II)
  • Total Marks- 200 (Tier I) & 600 (Tier II)
  • Duration of Exam- 1 hour (Tier I) & 2 hours (Tier II)
  • Medium- English and Hindi


What is the date of submission of the SSC CGL 2023 application forms?

Application can be submitted between 3rd April to 3rd May 2023.

Are SSC CGL application forms made available in physical form?

No, applications can be submitted only in online mode.

For how many vacancies, SSC has released the notification?

Such details will be updated once the official notification is released by the commission.

How to apply for SSC CGL 2023 exam?

Candidates can apply by visiting the official portal of SSC. The application link is also shared in this article.

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