SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2024 Age Limit, Eligibility & Qualification

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Combined Graduate Level (CGL) exam is one of the most sought-after government exams in India. It recruits candidates for various Group B and Group C posts in different ministries and departments of the Government of India.

Here’s a breakdown of the SSC CGL eligibility criteria for 2024:

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  • You must be an Indian citizen or a subject of Nepal, Bhutan, or a Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962.

Age Limit:

  • The age limit for SSC CGL 2024 is 18 to 32 years as on 01 August 2024.
  • Age relaxation is available for certain categories:
    • OBC: 3 years
    • SC/ST: 5 years
    • PH (Person with disability): 10 years

Educational Qualification:

  • You must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent qualification.
  • Final year graduation students can also apply, provided they complete their degree before the cut-off date.

Additional Requirements:

  • Some posts may have specific requirements like knowledge of computer applications, typing skills, etc. These requirements will be mentioned in the official notification.

Here’s a table summarizing the key eligibility criteria:

Criteria General Category OBC Category SC/ST Category PH Category
Nationality Indian Citizen Indian Citizen/Subject of Nepal, Bhutan/Tibetan Refugee Indian Citizen/Subject of Nepal, Bhutan/Tibetan Refugee Indian Citizen/Subject of Nepal, Bhutan/Tibetan Refugee
Age Limit 18 to 32 years 18 to 35 years 18 to 37 years 18 to 42 years
Educational Qualification Bachelor’s Degree Bachelor’s Degree Bachelor’s Degree Bachelor’s Degree

Important Dates:

  • The official notification for SSC CGL 2024 is expected to be released in June 2024.
  • The online application form will be available from June to July 2024.
  • The Tier-1 exam is expected to be held in December 2024.

Tips for SSC CGL preparation:

  • Start preparing early and be thorough with the syllabus.
  • Take mock tests and previous year papers to practice and improve your time management skills.
  • Join a coaching class or online course if needed.

I hope this information is helpful! If you have any further questions, please feel free to ask.

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I hope this information helps you crack the SSC CGL exam! Good luck!

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