SSC CGL Exam Date 2018 | Check Important Events

By | March 10, 2018

Going to Apply for CGL 2018 Exam? Know the Closing Date Or Last Date for submitting the CGL 2018 Application.

If you are preparing for CGL 2018 Exam, then chances are that you know the Tentative Schedule of Examination 2018. But if you are not aware of the CGL 2018 Timetable, then, we will discuss here, the Timeline for upcoming CGL Exams 2018. SSC has released the annual calendar 2018 its Official site & the same we have discussed in our previous article SSC Calendar 2018  for its various Examinations scheduled for 2018-19. As per the Calendar, SSC CGL 2018 is tentatively scheduled in May-2018. In this post, we will discuss the Complete Timetable/Detailed Syllabus for the conduct the CGL Exam in 2018, and most importantly the Last Date for submitting the Online application for CGL 2018 Exam. For SSC CGL Exam Date & related information check below,in detail-

Know the SSC CGL 2018 Last Date 

The discussion regarding the CGL last date will arise only if, you know the starting Date for submitting the CGL Application. As per the Official Communication, the Notification for SSC CGL 2018 will come on 13th April 2018.

SSC CGL Important DATES 2018

SSC CGL Important Events


Notification  Release Date

April 2018

Online Registration Begins

April 2018

Deadline to Apply online

May 2018

Download Admit card for Preliminary Exam

May   2018

SSC CGL TIER-1 Exam Date

25th -20th June 2018

SSC CGL TIER-1 Result Declaration Date

July 2018

SSC CGL TIER-2 Download Hall ticket

August  2018

SSC CGL TIER-2 Date of Exam

September 2018

Declaration of Result

October 2018

Final Result  Announcement

November 2018

SSC had released Notification regarding the annual calendar 2018. As per the New Notification this year 2108, available on the SSC Website, the Last Date for Submitting the CGL 2018 Calender Announced has to check online for its calendar notification.

Now the Last Date for Part-1 of Registration is 28th April-May 2108 and all other important dates for Part-2 Registration is mentioned above up in the table.

However, the Exact schedule of CGL Exam will be known, only when the actual Official Notification will be announced. So, we have to wait until that day comes, when the Notification will be officially announced. In the meantime, you can read our previous post on Submitting the SSC CGL Online Application form 2018 without any trouble. If this is the first time, that you can be going to appear for CGL Exam in 2018, then it is highly advisable that you start your preparation for the exam, right now, as this is One of the most competitive Exams in India, and as such, we suggest your Analysis in detail the SSC CGL 2018 Syllabus and all exam strategy, even our other articles on SSC CGL Exams, their links are below at the bottom.

SSC CGL Language of Exam 2018

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has notified two languages to answer the TIER-III Paper format, which is totally a Pen-Paper mode

Educational Qualification 2018

The minimum education qualification required for SSC CGL 2018 to be staff for various departments hence, additional qualification requirements are there for certain specific posts, i.e: Assistant Account Officer/ Assistant Audit Officer

The interested Candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree from any of the recognized university or college in India which is govt. recognized

Additional Qualifications Required:

To apply for the position of Assistant Audit Officer (AAO), it is desirable to have any one of the following degrees


Additional Qualification

Assistant Account Officer /Assistant Audit Officer


  • Masters in Business Economics
  • Masters in Business Administration (Finance).
  • Company Secretary
  • Cost & Management Accountant
  • Masters In Commerce
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Masters in Business Studies.

SSC CGL TIER-1 Exam Pattern 2108

Exam Pattern TIER-I

S. No Section Questions Marks Duration
1 General Intelligence Test 25 50

60 Min

2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Analysis 25 50
4 English Language Test 25 50
5 Total 100 200

Tier-2 Exam

In the TIER-2 Exam Pattern the Paper-I & Paper-II are compulsory in Nature, also Paper-III is for those who applied for Statistical Investigation, while Paper IV is meant for those who have opted for Assistant Audit Officer.


Number of Questions

Total Marks

Paper-I (Quantitative Ability)



Paper-II (English language Test)



Note – Their lies a negative marking system for your every wrong attempt, ¼ in Paper I & ½ in Paper 2.

SSC CGL TIER-2 Optional Papers


Total Questions


Paper-III (Statistics)



Paper IV (General Studies-Finance & Economics)



SSC CGL TIER-III (Descriptive paper)

Candidates who successfully clear TIER-1 & TIER-2 Paper will be able to appear in TIER-III Exam.

TIER-III Exam consists of Pen Paper mode which is totally Descriptive in Nature, this level includes Letter writing/Essay in English or Hindi Medium.

TIER-IV (Tax Assistant)

TIER- IV is only for those who have applied for the post of Tax assistant, this test merely includes Computer Proficiency test, knowledge in Computer & Typing Test.

SSC CGL 2018-Photo & Signature

The minimum capacity for a photograph is 25-50 Kb (Format-JPEG/JPG)

The minimum capacity for signature is 05-12 Kb (Format- JPEG/JPG)

SSC CGL Official Link-

SSC CGL Exam Date mentioned above while for the official link to apply online is www

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