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SSC CGL 2023 is a golden opportunity for aspirants who wish to join the government sector.

SSC CGL 2023 Notification is out on 3rd April 2023. Candidates can check SSC CGL 2023 Notification pdf details for more information.

SSC CGL 2023 : Notification

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the SSC CGL 2023 Notification for 7500 vacancies on its official website, This notification is a golden opportunity for aspirants seeking a respectable position in a reputed organization under the central government. The online application process for SSC CGL 2023 started on 3rd April 2023 and will remain open until 3rd May 2023. Eligible candidates can find complete information about the SSC CGL 2023 Notification in this article.

SSC CGL 2023

SSC CGL 2023 is a highly competitive exam that witnesses a massive registration of over 10 lakh aspirants every year. The recruitment process, which previously consisted of four stages, has now been revised to two stages only.

To secure a position in this esteemed examination, aspirants need to work hard and overcome stiff competition. Once the examination is over, candidates are selected based on their performance and merit list released by the Staff Selection Commission. To ensure a successful outcome, aspirants must pay attention to every minute detail provided in the SSC CGL 2023 Notification. This will help them in preparing effectively for the exam and increasing their chances of success.

The board will recruit suitable candidates for various posts like

  • Auditor In CAG
  • Junior Statistical Officer In the Ministry of Statistics And Program Implementation
  • Sub Inspector in Central Bureau Of Investigation
  • Assistant Section Officer in Central Secretariat Service, Ministry of Railway, Ministry of External Affairs
  • Sub Inspector In National Investigation Agency
  • Inspector In Central Bureau of Narcotics, CBIC
  • Inspector Of Income Tax In CBDT
  • Tax Assistant In CBIC
  • Accountant In CAG.

SSC CGL 2023 : Important Dates

Exam EventDates
Submission of online applications03-04-2023 to 03-05-2023
Last date and time for receipt of online applications03-05-2023
Last date and time for online fee payment04-05-2023
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan04-05-2023
Last date for payment through Challan05-05-2023
Window for Application Form Correction including online payment07-05-2023 to 08-05-2023
Tentative Schedule of Tier-I (Computer Based Examination)Jul, 2023
Tentative Schedule of Tier-II (Computer Based Examination)To be notified later

SSC CGL 2023 : Application Details

  • Applications must be submitted online at
  • Follow instructions in Annexure-III and Annexure-IV
  • Upload a colour passport size photograph in JPEG format (20 KB to 50 KB)
  • Photograph must be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height) and not more than three months old
  • Photograph should be without cap and spectacles and the face should be clearly visible
  • Check that the photograph is uploaded as per the given instructions
  • Last date and time for submission of online applications is 03-05-2023
  • Submit the application much before the closing date to avoid disconnection or failure to login
  • Preview/Print the application before submission to ensure correct details are filled in each field.

SSC CGL 2023 : Application Fee

  • Application fee is Rs. 100/-
  • Women, SC/ST, PwBD, and Ex-servicemen candidates are exempt from paying the fee
  • Fee can be paid online through BHIM UPI, Net Banking, or by using credit/debit cards
  • Fee can also be paid in cash at SBI branches by generating SBI Challan
  • The last date to pay the fee online is 04-05-2023
  • Candidates who wish to pay through cash can do so at SBI branches until 05-05-2023 provided they have generated the challan before 04-05-2023
  • Candidates who have paid the fee should ensure that their fee has been deposited with SSC
  • Incomplete applications due to non-receipt of fee will be rejected, and no requests for consideration will be entertained
  • The fee once paid is non-refundable and cannot be adjusted against any other examination or selection.

SSC CGL 2023 : Window for Application Form Correction [07-05-2023 to 08-05-2023]

  • A 2-day window for correction/modification of online application data will be provided.
  • A candidate can re-submit his modified/corrected application two times.
  • Correction charges of ₹200 and ₹500 will be charged for the first and second corrections respectively.
  • The latest modified/corrected application will be considered valid.
  • Correction charges can only be paid online through various modes.
  • No correction/modification will be allowed after the correction window closes.
  • No requests for correction/modification will be entertained after the deadline.

How to apply online for SSC CGL 2023 Notification?

The process of filling online application for the examination is divided into two parts: One-Time Registration and Filling of online Application for the Examination. Here are the details for Part-I (One-Time Registration):

  • Before filling up the online ‘Registration Form’ and ‘Application Form’, carefully read the instructions given in the Notice of Examination.
  • Keep the following information/documents ready before proceeding with One-Time Registration:
  • a. Mobile Number (to be verified through OTP)
  • b. Email ID (to be verified through OTP)
  • c. Aadhaar Number or any one of the following ID Numbers:
  • i. Voter ID Card
  • ii. PAN
  • iii. Passport
  • iv. Driving License
  • v. School/ College ID
  • vi. Employer ID (Govt./ PSU/ Private)
  • d. Information about the Board, Roll Number and Year of Passing the Matriculation (10th) Examination.
  • e. Disability Certificate Number, if you are a person with benchmark disability.
  • To begin One-Time Registration, click on the ‘Register Now’ link provided in ‘Login’ Section on
  • One-Time Registration process requires filling up of the following information:
  • a. Basic details
  • b. Additional and contact details
  • c. Declaration.

Part-2 (Online Application Form)

SSC CGL 2023 Notification PDF

SSC CGL Notification 2023 PDF has released by the Commission on its official website on 3rd April 2023 with SSC CGL Recruitment 2023 notification. You can directly download the SSC CGL Notification PDF link from here.

<Download the SSC CGL Notification 2023 PDF here>

SSC CGL 2023 Notification: Eligibility/Nationality/Citizenship.

Aspirants applying for SSC CGL 2022 notification must fulfill certain eligibility conditions such as age limit and educational qualification. Failure to meet these criteria may result in the cancellation of the candidate’s candidature. All eligibility criteria for available posts are summarized below for aspirants to review before applying.

  • A candidate must be either:
  • a citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • 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 with the intention of permanently settling in India.

SSC CGL 2023 Notification Age Limit (As of 01/08/2023).

The SSC CGL 2023 Notification has certain age limit criteria that every candidate must fulfill to be eligible for the recruitment process. The minimum age limit is 20 years, and the maximum age limit varies from post to post, with some being 27 years and others being 30 years. The government also provides age relaxation for candidates belonging to different categories. All of these age limit criteria are summarized in the table below.

SSC CGL Department/MinistriesAge LimitName of the Post
CSS20-30 yearsAssistant Section Officer
Intelligence Bureau18-30 YearsAssistant Section Officer
Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue18-30 yearsAssistant Enforcement Officer
M/o of Statistics & Prog.18-32 yearsJunior Statistical Officer
NIA18-30 yearsSub Inspector
CBI18-30 yearsSub Inspector
Narcotics18-30 yearsSub Inspector
CBIC18-27 yearsTax Assistant
Department of Post18-30 yearsInspector
Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations18-30 yearsAssistant
Other departments18-27 yearsAll other posts

SSC CGL 2023 Educational Qualifications:

SSC CGL PostEducational Qualifications
Assistant Audit OfficerBachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University<br>OR<br>Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost & Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/ Masters in Business Studies
Compiler PostsBachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics Mathematics as compulsory or Elective Subject
Statistical Investigator Grade-II PostBachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th<br>OR<br>Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation
All Other PostsBachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent.

SSC CGL 2023 Notification: Job Profile with salary.

SSC CGL PostDepartment/MinistryClassification of PostPay LevelPay Scale
Assistant Section OfficerCentral Secretariat Service, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Railway, AFHQGroup “B”Pay Level-7Rs 44900 to 142400
Assistant Accounts OfficerIndian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AGGroup “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)Pay Level-8Rs 47600 to 151100
Assistant Audit OfficerIndian Audit & Accounts Department under C&AGGroup “B” Gazetted (Non-Ministerial)Pay Level-8Rs 47600 to 151100
Inspector (Central Excise)CBICGroup “B”Pay Level-7Rs 44900 to 142400
Statistical Investigator Grade-IIRegistrar General of IndiaGroup “B”Pay Level-6Rs 35400 to 112400
Inspector of Income TaxCBDTGroup “C”Pay Level-7Rs 44900 to 142400
AssistantOther Ministries/Departments/OrganizationsGroup “B”Pay Level-6Rs 35400 to 112400
Assistant Enforcement OfficerDirectorate of Enforcement, Department of RevenueGroup “B”Pay Level-7Rs 44900 to 142400
Sub InspectorCentral Bureau of InvestigationGroup “B”Pay Level-6Rs 35400 to 112400
AuditorOffices under C&AG, CGDAGroup “C”Pay Level-5Rs 29200 to 92300
InspectorCentral Bureau of NarcoticsGroup “B”Pay Level-7Rs 44900 to 142400
Junior Statistical OfficerM/o Statistics & Programme ImplementationGroup “B”Pay Level-6Rs 35400 to 112400
Tax AssistantCBDT/CBICGroup “C”Pay Level-4Rs 25500 to 81100
Upper Division ClerksGovernment DepartmentsGroup “C”Pay Level-4Rs 25500 to 81100
Accountant or Junior AccountantOther Departments/MinistryGroup “C”Pay Level-5Rs 29200 to 92300
Senior Secretariat Assistant/Upper Division ClerksCentral Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadresGroup “C”Pay Level-4Rs 25500 to 81100
Note: The pay scale mentioned above is based on the 7th Pay Commission of the Government of India, which is subject to change from time to time.

SSC CGL 2023 :

SSC CGL 2023 Official Website.

SSC CGL 2023 Syllabus

  • The SSC CGL 2023 Syllabus for different stages of examination has been released by the commission.
  • The examination will have questions from 4 main subjects:
    • Quantitative Aptitude,
    • Reasoning,
    • English, and
    • General Knowledge.
  • The objective-based questions will follow the SSC CGL 2023 Syllabus released in the official notification.
  • The General Intelligence and Reasoning section will have topics like Classification, Analogy, Coding-Decoding, Matrix, Word Formation, Venn Diagram, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, Series, Verbal reasoning, and Non-Verbal Reasoning.
  • The General Awareness section will have topics like Static General Knowledge, Science, Current Affairs, Sports, Books and Authors, Portfolios, People in the News, and Important Schemes.
  • The Quantitative Aptitude section will have topics like Simplification, Interest, Averages, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Speed, Distance, and Time, Number System, Mensuration, Data Interpretation, Algebra, Trigonometry, and Geometry.
  • The English Comprehension section will have topics like Reading Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Spellings, Phrases and Idioms, One word Substitution, Sentence Correction, and Error Spotting.

SSC CGL 2023 Notification: Exam Pattern

  • Here are the exam pattern details for SSC CGL 2023 Tier 1 and Tier 2:
  • SSC CGL 2023 Tier 1 Exam Pattern:
  • Total number of questions: 100
  • Number of questions from each section: 25 (General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, English Comprehension)
  • Maximum marks: 200
  • Duration of exam: 60 minutes (80 minutes for visually handicapped candidates)
  • Negative marking: 0.50 marks for each wrong answer
  • SSC CGL 2023 Tier 2 Exam Pattern:
  • Three papers: Paper-I (Compulsory for all posts), Paper-II (for Junior Statistical Officer posts), and Paper-III (for Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer posts)
  • Exam duration: 1 hour for Paper-I, and 2 hours each for Paper-II and Paper-III
  • Negative marking: 1 mark for each wrong answer in Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III.


When will SSC CGL 2023 notification be released?

SSC CGL 2023 Notification released on 3rd April 2023.

What is the eligibility criteria for SSC CGL 2023?

The eligibility criteria for SSC CGL 2023 is a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. The age limit varies for different posts, ranging from 18 to 30 years.

What is the selection process for SSC CGL 2023?

The selection process for SSC CGL 2023 consists of two stages- Tier 1, Tier 2 ( computer-based examinations).

What is the salary for SSC CGL 2023?

The salary for SSC CGL 2023 varies for different posts and pay levels. The pay levels range from Pay Level-4 to Pay Level-8, with salaries ranging from Rs. 25,500 to Rs. 1,51,100.

What is the exam pattern for SSC CGL 2023 Tier 1?

SSC CGL 2023 Tier 1 consists of 100 questions, containing 25 questions each from 4 different subjects viz Quantitative aptitude, reasoning, English, and general awareness. The duration of the exam is 60 minutes.

What is the application fee for SSC CGL 2023?

The application fee for SSC CGL 2023 is Rs. 100 for general and OBC category candidates, while it is exempted for SC/ST/PWD/Women/Ex-Servicemen candidates.

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