SSC CGL - Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level Exam 2018

Conducted by

Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
SSC CGL 2018 Overview

Updated on Oct 30, 2018

CAT exam 2018 was conducted successfully on November 25, 2018 in online mode in two sessions - forenoon and afternoon. About 2.9 lakh candidates appeared for the CAT exam across the country. The result of CAT 2018 is expected to be declared in the second week of January 2019. Earlier, CAT 2018 answer key or response sheet with right answers was released by IIM Calcutta. The link to file responses to the final CAT answer key was also activated on the official website of CAT for candidates to file their objection (if they have) regarding any question. The CAT exam 2018 was moderate to difficult. Some students expressed that the Data Interpretation section was bit tough, while the Verbal Ability part was easy. Quant section turned out to be toughest. The test takers can now see how they have performed in the CAT exam 2018 as the question paper and CAT 2018 answer key are available on the official IIMCAT website. According to CAT exam experts, the CAT 2018 exam can be termed as moderate to difficult. The number of non-MCQs were more this year, with Quant having most of them (12) among the three sections. This year, about 2.41 lakh students took the exam which was conducted by IIM Calcutta for admission to 4000 seats at 20 IIMs.


SSC CGL 2018 Eligibility

In order to fulfil SSC CGL 2018 eligibility criteria candidates need to meet the parameters mentioned below:

  • Nationality/ Citizenship: A candidate must either be a citizen of India, a person of India origin migrated from Pakistan/ Burma/ Sri Lanka/ East African countries of Kenya/ Uganda/ the United Republic of Tanzania/ Zambia/ Malawi/ Zaire/ Ethiopia/ Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, subject of Nepal/ Bhutan, or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before January 1, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • The official website informs, “A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the Examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.”
  • Age Limit: All candidates applying for SSC CGL 2018 exam must fall in the age bracket as mentioned in the table below. However, it may be noted that five years, three years, and 10 years age relaxation beyond the upper age limit is permissible for SC/ ST, OBC, and PH candidates, respectively.
  • Post Ministry/ Department/ Office/ Cadre Age Limit as on August 1, 2018 Age Criteria
    Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 2000
    Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years
    Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service 20-30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 1988
  • Educational Qualification: All candidates who possess a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university fulfil SSC CGL eligibility criteria for all posts except the ones mentioned below:
  • Post Ministry/ Department/ Office/ Cadre Age Limit as on August 1, 2018 Age Criteria
    Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 2000
    Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years
    Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service 20-30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 1988

    Get prep tips, practice papers, exam details and important updates

    SSC CGL 2018 Process

    Updated on Oct 30, 2018

    CAT exam 2018 was conducted successfully on November 25, 2018 in online mode in two sessions - forenoon and afternoon. About 2.9 lakh candidates appeared for the CAT exam across the country. The result of CAT 2018 is expected to be declared in the second week of January 2019. Earlier, CAT 2018 answer key or response sheet with right answers was released by IIM Calcutta. The link to file responses to the final CAT answer key was also activated on the official website of CAT for candidates to file their objection (if they have) regarding any question. The CAT exam 2018 was moderate to difficult. Some students expressed that the Data Interpretation section was bit tough, while the Verbal Ability part was easy. Quant section turned out to be toughest. The test takers can now see how they have performed in the CAT exam 2018 as the question paper and CAT 2018 answer key are available on the official IIMCAT website. According to CAT exam experts, the CAT 2018 exam can be termed as moderate to difficult. The number of non-MCQs were more this year, with Quant having most of them (12) among the three sections. This year, about 2.41 lakh students took the exam which was conducted by IIM Calcutta for admission to 4000 seats at 20 IIMs.


    SSC CGL 2018 Eligibility

    In order to fulfil SSC CGL 2018 eligibility criteria candidates need to meet the parameters mentioned below:

  • Nationality/ Citizenship: A candidate must either be a citizen of India, a person of India origin migrated from Pakistan/ Burma/ Sri Lanka/ East African countries of Kenya/ Uganda/ the United Republic of Tanzania/ Zambia/ Malawi/ Zaire/ Ethiopia/ Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, subject of Nepal/ Bhutan, or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before January 1, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • The official website informs, “A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the Examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.”
  • Age Limit: All candidates applying for SSC CGL 2018 exam must fall in the age bracket as mentioned in the table below. However, it may be noted that five years, three years, and 10 years age relaxation beyond the upper age limit is permissible for SC/ ST, OBC, and PH candidates, respectively.
  • Post Ministry/ Department/ Office/ Cadre Age Limit as on August 1, 2018 Age Criteria
    Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 2000
    Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years
    Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service 20-30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 1988
  • Educational Qualification: All candidates who possess a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university fulfil SSC CGL eligibility criteria for all posts except the ones mentioned below:
  • Post Ministry/ Department/ Office/ Cadre Age Limit as on August 1, 2018 Age Criteria
    Assistant Audit Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 2000
    Assistant Accounts Officer Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG Not exceeding 30 years
    Assistant Section Officer Central Secretariat Service 20-30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1988 and not later than August 1, 1988
    CAT 2018 Prep Guides

    Update On Dec 12, 2018

    Download previous year CAT question papers and sample papers to boost your confidence and enhance your time management skills. With the help of previous year CAT question papers available on Shiksha, you can improve your speed and accuracy besides getting an idea of the type of questions you can expect in CAT 2018. Aspirants can download CAT previous year question papers free of cost. You can also download preparation guides for the exam designed by Shiksha experts.


    Download CAT Prep Guides

    Important MBA Entrance Exams You Should Not Miss.pdf

    downloas

    Important MBA Entrance Exams You Should Not Miss.pdf

    downloas


    Important MBA Entrance Exams You Should Not Miss.pdf

    downloas

    Important MBA Entrance Exams You Should Not Miss.pdf

    downloas
    CAT 2018 Pattern

    Update On Dec 12, 2018


    CAT 2018 Syllabus

    Update On Dec 12, 2018


    Ask & Answer (Showing 3 of 246 questions)

    Q Can I do MA in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University after passing BA with 49% marks?

    A dear friend as my knowledge and experience you can apply for EMI in Sociology ...

    by ranjeet kumar Contributor-Level 9Read All Answer


    Q Can I do MA in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University after passing BA with 49% marks?

    A dear friend as my knowledge and experience you can apply for EMI in Sociology ...

    by ranjeet kumar Contributor-Level 9Read All Answer


    Specification

    View All

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com


    1k+ Institutes accept CAT

    View All

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com

    Final CAT 2018 answer key released; check how to file response. http://www.vmgtechno.com


    MBA Exams Calendar

    View All
    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card


    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card


    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card


    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card


    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card


    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card


    26 Dec-27 Dec

    TISSNET 2019 : TISSNET 2019: Admit Card



    Subscribe Newsletter