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Good News For Graduates. SSC Announced 17727 vacancies Combined Graduate Level Examination 2024 , CGLE 2024

Combined Graduate Level Examination 2024

Introduction (SSC CGL Exam 2024)

Combined Graduate Level Examination 2024: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) of the Government of India, under the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, is pleased to announce the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2024 (CGLE 2024). This examination is a gateway for young and talented individuals to join various Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ posts across different Ministries, Departments, and Organizations of the Government of India, including Constitutional Bodies, Statutory Bodies, Tribunals, etc. This notification provides comprehensive details about the examination, the application process, and other essential information. (SSC CGL Exam 2024)

Important Dates for Combined Graduate Level Examination 2024

Dates for submission of online applications24-06-2024 to 24-07-2024
Last date and time for receipt of applications24-07-2024 (23:00)
Last date and time for online fee payment25-07-2024 (23:00)
Window for Application Form Correction10-08-2024 to 11-08-2024 (23:00)
Tentative Schedule of Tier-I (CBT)September-October, 2024
Tentative Schedule of Tier-II (CBT)December, 2024


  • The government aims to have a workforce that reflects gender balance and encourages women candidates to apply.

Combined Graduate Level Examination 2024 Details

1. Vacancies and Reservation

1.1 Tentative Vacancies

  • There are approximately 17727 vacancies. However, firm vacancies will be determined in due course and updated on the SSC website.

1.2 Reservation

  • Reservations for SC, ST, OBC, EWS, ESM, and PwBD candidates will be as per the extant Government Orders.

1.3 Post-wise Details Combined Graduate Level Examination 2024

Pay Level-7 (₹ 44900 to 142400)Ministry/Department/Office/CadreClassificationAge Limit
Assistant Section OfficerCentral Secretariat ServiceGroup “B”20-30 years
Assistant Section OfficerIntelligence BureauGroup “B”18-30 years
Assistant Section OfficerMinistry of RailwaysGroup “B”20-30 years
Assistant Section OfficerMinistry of External AffairsGroup “B”20-30 years
Assistant Section OfficerAFHQGroup “B”20-30 years
Assistant Section OfficerMinistry of Electronics and Information TechnologyGroup “B”18-30 years
Assistant / Assistant Section OfficerOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”18-30 years
Inspector of Income TaxCBDTGroup “C”18-30 years
Inspector, (Central Excise)CBICGroup “B”18-30 years
Inspector (Preventive Officer)CBICGroup “B”18-30 years
Inspector (Examiner)CBICGroup “B”18-30 years
Assistant Enforcement OfficerDirectorate of Enforcement, Department of RevenueGroup “B”18-30 years
Sub InspectorCentral Bureau of InvestigationGroup “B”20-30 years
Inspector PostsDepartment of Posts, Ministry of CommunicationsGroup “B”18-30 years
InspectorCentral Bureau of Narcotics, Ministry of FinanceGroup “B”18-30 years
Pay Level-6 (₹ 35400 to 112400)Ministry/Department/Office/CadreClassificationAge Limit
Assistant / Assistant Section OfficerOther Ministries/ Departments/ OrganizationsGroup “B”18-30 years
Executive AssistantCBICGroup “B”18-30 years
Research AssistantNational Human Rights Commission (NHRC)Group “B”18-30 years
Divisional AccountantOffices under C&AGGroup “B”18-30 years
Sub InspectorNational Investigation Agency (NIA)Group “B”18-30 years
Sub-Inspector/ Junior Intelligence OfficerNarcotics Control Bureau (MHA)Group “B”18-30 years
Junior Statistical OfficerMinistry of Statistics & Programme ImplementationGroup “B”18-32 years
Pay Level-5 (₹ 29200 to 92300)Ministry/Department/Office/CadreClassificationAge Limit
AuditorOffices under C&AGGroup “C”18-27 years
AuditorOffices under CGDAGroup “C”18-27 years
AuditorOther Ministry/ DepartmentsGroup “C”18-27 years
AccountantOffices under C&AGGroup “C”18-27 years
AccountantController General of AccountsGroup “C”18-27 years
Accountant/ Junior AccountantOther Ministry/ DepartmentsGroup “C”18-27 years
Pay Level-4 (₹ 25500 to 81100)Ministry/Department/Office/CadreClassificationAge Limit
Postal Assistant/ Sorting AssistantDepartment of Posts, Ministry of CommunicationsGroup “C”18-27 years
Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division ClerksCentral Govt. Offices/ Ministries other than CSCS cadresGroup “C”18-27 years
Senior Administrative AssistantMilitary Engineering Services, Ministry of DefenceGroup “C”18-27 years
Tax AssistantCBDTGroup “C”18-27 years
Tax AssistantCBICGroup “C”18-27 years
Sub-InspectorCentral Bureau of Narcotics, Ministry of FinanceGroup “C”18-27 years


  1. The final allotment of posts will be based on merit-cum-preferences of the candidates.
  2. Candidates must ensure that they fulfill all the requirements of the posts before giving their preferences.
  3. Measurement of Physical Standards, Physical and Medical Tests will be conducted by the User Department after the final selection.

2. Nationality/Citizenship

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.

Candidates belonging to categories (2), (3), and (4) above must have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Government of India.

3. Age Limit (As on 01-08-2024)

Age LimitDate of Birth Range
18-27 yearsBorn not earlier than 02-08-1997 and not later than 01-08-2006
20-30 yearsBorn not earlier than 02-08-1994 and not later than 01-08-2004
18-30 yearsBorn not earlier than 02-08-1994 and not later than 01-08-2006
18-32 yearsBorn not earlier than 02-08-1992 and not later than 01-08-2006

4. Age Relaxation

Age relaxation for various categories will be applicable as per the Government rules. For detailed information, please refer to the official notification.

5. Application Fee

  • Fee payable: ₹100/-
  • Women candidates and candidates belonging to SC, ST, PwBD, and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of the fee.

6. How to Apply

Candidates must apply online through the SSC website:

Steps to Apply:

  1. Go to the SSC website and register yourself by clicking on the “Register Now” link provided in the “Login” section.
  2. Fill in the required details to complete the registration process.
  3. After registration, log in using your registration number and password.
  4. Complete the application form and make the fee payment if applicable.
  5. Submit the application form and take a printout for future reference.

7. Scheme of Examination

Tier-I: Computer Based Examination

SectionNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime Duration
General Intelligence and Reasoning255060 minutes
General Awareness25

50 | |
| Quantitative Aptitude | 25 | 50 | |
| English Comprehension | 25 | 50 | |

Tier-II: Computer Based Examination

PaperSubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime Duration
Paper-IQuantitative Abilities1002002 hours
English Language and Comprehension2002002 hours
Paper-IIStatistics1002002 hours
Paper-IIIGeneral Studies (Finance and Economics)1002002 hours

8. Important Instructions to Candidates

  • The candidature of the candidates will be purely provisional at all stages of the examination.
  • All candidates, irrespective of their categories, may be required to undergo a biometric impression test and photograph capture during the examination.
  • It is mandatory for candidates to bring a printout of their e-Admission Certificate along with an original photo identity card having the date of birth printed on it.
  • Candidates should ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility conditions for the posts.
  • The final selection will be made on the basis of the merit-cum-preferences of posts.

9. Contact Details

For any queries, candidates can contact:

Apply OnlineRegistration | Login
NotificationClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here


The Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2024, offers a golden opportunity for graduates to secure prestigious positions in the Central Government. The SSC ensures a fair and transparent selection process, encouraging all eligible candidates to apply and contribute to the nation’s development.


Candidates are advised to keep visiting the SSC website regularly for updates and further information regarding the examination.

This job post is a comprehensive guide for all prospective candidates interested in applying for various Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ posts through the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2024. Make sure to read all the details carefully and adhere to the deadlines and instructions provided. Best of luck!