SSC CGL 22023 Eligibility Criteria: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released exam calendar 2023-24 for SSC CGL 2023-24 recruitment along with other exams. Soon, SSC CGL 2023–24 official notification will be released on its official website www.ssc.nic.in.
SSC, an organization of Indian government to recruit employees for various posts in various ministries and departments, conducts the SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level) exam every year, which comes as a golden opportunity for graduates to get a respectable job in a prestigious job. Ministries/Departments of Government of India.
SSC CGL 2023 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who wish to apply for SSC CGL 2023–24 must have detailed information about the eligibility criteria set by the Staff Selection Commission for the exam. Candidates must go through the points mentioned below to ensure that they can apply for the SSC CGL 2023 Recruitment Exam.
As per Eligibility Criteria, Candidates Applying for SSC CGL 2023 Exam. A candidate should be A
- Resident of Indian territory with valid ID proof or not
- Either Nepal or Bhutan subject, or
- A Tibetan refugee who immigrated to India before January 1962, or
- A person of Indian origin who has migrated from eastern countries like Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, Uganda, Kenya, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Ethiopia, Zaire and Vietnam
Although SSC CGL 2023-24 educational criteria are different for different posts, “Graduation” is the minimum educational qualification required for SSC CGL 2023-24 recruitment exam.
Candidates can check the list given below to get the details about the educational qualifications required to qualify for the desired posts in the SSC CGL 2023 exam.
|Assistant Audit Officer||Basic Qualification: Degree or its equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university.
Desirable Qualification: Chartered Accountant/Management Accountant/Company Secretary/Masters in Commerce/Masters in Business Studies/Masters in Business Administration (Finance)/Masters in Business Economics
|Compiler posts||Basic Qualification: Degree in any discipline from any recognized university.
Additional Qualification: Candidates must have studied Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as a compulsory or optional subject.
|Junior Statistical Officer (JSO)||Graduation in any subject from any recognized university with minimum 60% marks in Mathematics in class 12th.
Degree in any subject with statistics as one of the subjects in graduation.
|Assistant Section Officer
|Basic Qualification: Degree in any discipline from any recognized university.
Additional Qualification: Applicants must qualify the Computer Proficiency Test (CPT).
|All other posts||Degree or its equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university.|
The age limit for SSC CGL 2023–24 is between 18 to 32 years. To qualify the exam, the age of the candidate should be within the age limit specified for the particular post for which he/she is willing to apply. Check the table given below for all details regarding age limit.
|Name of the post||SSC/CGL Department/Ministry||Age limit|
|Assistant Section Officer||CSS||20-30 years|
|Assistant Section Officer||Intelligence Bureau||Not more than 30 years|
|Assistant Enforcement Officer||Enforcement Directorate,
Department of Revenue
|Up to 30 years|
|Junior Statistical Officer||M/O statistics and program implementation||Up to 32 years|
|Sub Inspector||NIA||Up to 30 years|
|Sub Inspector||CBI||20-30 years|
|Sub Inspector||Drugs||18-25 years old|
|Tax Assistant||OBEC||20-27 years old|
|Inspector||Postal Department||18-30 years old|
|Assistant||Other Ministries/Departments/Organizations||18-30 years old|
|All other posts||Other departments||18-27 years old|
Candidates belonging to reserved categories are given different age relaxation for different categories. Details regarding SSC CGL 2023 Age Relaxation are listed below:
|PH + General||10 years|
|PH + OBC||13 years|
|PH + SC/ST||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (General)||3 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (OBC)||6 years|
|Veterans (SC/ST)||8 years|
The Staff Selection Commission has fixed certain physical fitness criteria as the posts like Excise Inspector, Examiner, Preventive Officer and Inspector involve field work and going outside the office. Check the post-wise details about SSC CGL Physical Standard 2023 in the table below:
Excise Inspector/Examiner/Prevention Officer/Inspector & Sub-Inspector in Narcotics:
|gender||the weight||height||the chest||the walk||Cycling|
|male||–|| 157.5 cm
(5 cm height relaxation for hill and scheduled tribes)
|81 cm (with minimum 5 cm expansion)||1.6 km in 15 minutes||8 km in 30 minutes|
|woman|| 152 cm
(2.5 cm height relaxation for Hillman and Scheduled Tribes)
|–||1 km in 20 minutes||3 km in 25 minutes|
Note: For the posts of Inspector, Central Excise, Examiner and Prevention Officer, candidates belonging to PWBD are required to meet physical criteria i.e. Height, Weight and Chest. For orthopedically disabled candidates, relaxation in physical examination is allowed:
(A): “Walking” test is not compulsory in case of OL and OAL categories.
(b): “Cycling” test is not mandatory in case of OL, OA and OAL categories.
For Sub-Inspector in Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and National Investigation Agency (NIA):
|male|| 165 cm
(Height Relaxation for Highlanders and Tribals: 5 cm)
|76 cm (with extension)||Distant vision: 6/6 in one eye and 6/9 in the other eye.
Near vision: 0.6 in one eye, 0.8 in the other eye.
|woman|| 150 cm
(2.5 cm height relaxation for Hillman and Scheduled Tribes)
SSC CGL 2023 FAQs
A. The official website of Staff Selection Commission is www.ssc.nic.in.
A. The revised selection process for SSC CGL 2023–24 consists of two phases: Tier I and Tier II.
A. SSC CGL 2023–24 eligibility criteria includes factors like educational qualification, nationality, age limit, age limit and relaxation.
A. The age limit for SSC CGL 2023–24 is between 18 to 32 years.
A. Official SSC CGL 2023–24 notification will be released on 1st April 2023.