SSC CGL Exam Schedule – Important Dates

SSC has published notice for scheme of Combined Graduate Level Examination 2017 and tentative SSC CGL Exam Schedule for 2017 as under:

  • Tier-I Exam Date : 01.08.2017 to 20.08.2017
  • Tier-II Exam Date: 10.11.2017 & 11.11.2017
  • Tier-III Exam Date: 21.01.2018
  • Tier-IV (Skill test)- Feb, 2018

SSC CGL 2017 – Exam Scheme:


Code Name of the Post Exam Scheme Total Marks
A Assistant Section Officer in Central Secretariat Service (CSS) Tier I + Tier II (Paper I+II) + Tier III (Descriptive Paper)+ Tier IV (Computer Proficiency test (CPT)) + document verification 700
Z & @ Tax Assistant in CBDT & CBEC Tier I + Tier II (Paper I+II) + Tier III (Descriptive Paper)+ Tier IV (Data Entry Skill test (DEST)) + document verification 700
R & $ Statistical Investigator in M/o of Statistics &PI & Compiler in Registrar General of India Tier I + Tier II (Paper I+II+III)  + Tier III (Descriptive Paper) + document verification 900
F* Assistant Audit Officer (AAO) in Indian Audit & accounts deptt under CAG Tier I + Tier II (Paper I+II+IV)  + Tier III (Descriptive Paper)+ document verification 900
All Posts other than above Tier I + Tier II (Paper I+II)  + Tier III (Descriptive Paper)+ document verification 700

The examination will be conducted in three tiers as under

Tier-I     –  Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)

Tier-II   – Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)

Tier-III  – Written Examination (Descriptive Paper)

Tier-IV – Computer Proficiency Test/Skill Test (wherever applicable) and Document Verification.

SSC CGL Exam scheme Tier-I:

PartSubjectQuestionsMax MarksDuration of Exam
AGeneral Intelligence & Reasoning255075 Minutes & for VH & CP candidates – 100 Minutes
BGeneral Awareness2550
CQuantitative Aptitude2550
DEnglish Comprehension2550
Total100200

SSC CGL Exam scheme Tier-II:

PostsPaperSubjectMax. MarksNo. of QuestionsDuration of Exam
For all posts compulsoryIQuantitative Aptitude2001002 Hours
For all posts compulsoryIIEnglish Language & Comprehension2002002 Hours
For only Statistical Investigator & CompilerIIIStatistics2001002 Hours
For only Assistant Audit OfficerIVGeneral Studies (Finance and Economics)2001002 Hours

Exam scheme Tier-III: (Descriptive Paper)

Mode of ExaminationScheme of ExaminationMax MarksDuration of Exam
Pen and Paper modeDescriptive Paper in English/Hindi
(writing of Essay/Precis/Letter /Application Writing etc.
Total marks 10060 Minutes & for VH & CP candidates – 80 Minutes

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