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SSC Exam 2021 - Recruitment for Staff Selection Commission

SSC Exam 2021



Every student who wants to get a government job knows about the SSC Recruitment Exams. In India, it is the most popular exam among the 10th, 12th, and graduate students. Every year, crores of aspirants apply for these exams because SSC Jobs are the most sought-after career destination.

Staff Selection Commission serves the best career opportunities through CGL, CHSL, MTS, CPO, GD Constable, JE, etc. You can apply for these exams to get the posts of Inspector, Accountant, DEO, Engineer, GD Constable (in forces) in the government sector.

At Eduncle, we have mentioned complete details of the SSC Recruitment Exams so that you can choose the best suitable exam for you.

Check the following details that we have included in this blog: -

What is SSC Recruitment Exam? SSC Full Form

SSC Notification, Latest News, Exam Dates of All Exams

SSC Recruitment - Registration Process, Apply Online

SSC Eligibility

SSC Syllabus

SSC Admit Card

SSC Result - Cut Off Marks 

SSC Jobs – Total Vacancies

SSC Salary



What is SSC Recruitment Exam? Full-Form of SSC Exam


The SSC Exam stands for Staff Selection Commission. It is an organization that recruits candidates for various posts in different ministries and departments by the Government of India.

This commission was introduced on 04th November 1975, and back then, it was called "Subordinate Services Commission," but later on, it was re-designated as Staff Selection Commission on 26th September 1977.

It recruits in various Group B (Technical) and Group C (Non-technical) posts and their subordinates.

This article will give a general overview of all Staff Selection Commission exams such as: -







SSC Stenographer





The Full Form of the SSC CGL Exam is Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level Exam.

It is one of the most requested recruiting committees held annually to recruit candidates for various positions.

The SSC CGL is a graduate-level exam conducted to recruit various posts such as an inspector, auditor, accountant, Assistant Officer, Sub Inspector, Statistical Officer, etc., in various ministries, departments, and organizations.





The SSC CHSL Exam stands for Staff Selection Commission Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination. It is the best opportunity for students who want a government job after the 12th. If you have passed the 10+2 exam, then you can apply for CHSL SSC Online.  

The Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) exam is conducted every year for recruitment of various posts under the SSC CHSL Exam:

Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistants (PA/SA)

Data Entry Operator (DEO)

Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)

Court Clerk





This is the Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organization (CPO) exam.

The SSC CPO Exam is conducted to recruit candidates for various posts like Sub Inspector (SI)/ Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) in various organizations such as Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and BSF, CRPF, Delhi Police, etc.

In this position, Sub Inspector is the lowest-ranked as a first investigating officer who can file a charge sheet under the Indian Police Rules, but their subordinate can't file any charge sheet. They can only investigate cases on their behalf.





The SSC GD Exam is Staff Selection Commission - General Duty Constable.

If you are looking for jobs in BSF, SSB, CISF, CRPF, ITBP, NIA, and SSF, then SSC GD is the right choice for you. The best thing about this exam is that you do not require to get a graduate degree with the 12th pass certificate to apply for it.





The SSC MTS Exam is Staff Selection Commission Multi-Tasking Staff. It is also known as the SSC Matriculation level exam. Every year, almost 70 lakh aspirants can register for the SSC MTS exam and want a government job after the 10th class.

SSC MTS Exam is conducted for the following posts:



Junior Gestetner Operator

Physical maintenance of records.

Photocopying, sending of FAX, etc.

Carrying files within a building.

Ward Duties.

Other work assigned by superior authority.





The Full Form of the SSC JE Exam is Staff Selection Commission Junior Engineer.

Junior Engineer is the most responsible SSC job in the technical field. So, if you want to get a post of SSC Junior Engineer should give your efforts in the right direction and apply for this exam.

The education qualification for SSC JE Exam is a graduate degree or diploma in civil engineering, mechanical engineering, and electrical engineering.





The SSC JHT Exam stands for Staff Selection Commission Junior Hindi Translator.

The SSC JHT Exam is conducted for the post of Junior Hindi Translator, Senior Hindi Translator, and Hindi Pradhyapak. To apply for this exam, you must have a master's degree or diploma in Hindi or English as a compulsory subject.


Other SSC Recruitment Exams List

SSC Stenographer

SSC Selection Post

SSC Departmental Exams



SSC Notification, Latest News of All Exams


The Staff Selection Commission has released the notification on 02nd February 2020 for the combined Graduate level examination 2021. If you are interested, then you can check the detailed SSC CGL Notification 2021 here.

It is very important to know the latest notification about the exam to make your strategy better. Below, you can check all the exam dates and the latest news of SSC Exams.

SSC CHSL Tier-1 exam has been conducted from 04th August to 12th August 2021.

SSC CGL Tier-1 exam has been conducted from 13th August to 24th August 2021.

SSC CPO Tier-1 exam has been conducted on 26th July 2021.


Exam Name

Exam Level

SSC Exam Dates

SSC CGL (2020 year)

Tier 1

13th to 24th August 2021

Tier 2

October 2021

Tier 3

December 2021

Tier 4

To be notified later

SSC CHSL (2020 year)

Tier 1

4th to 12th August 2021

Tier 2

November 2021

Tier 3

To be notified later

SSC CPO (2020 year)

Paper 1 (CBT)

23rd to 26th November 2020

Paper 2

(Postponed) Will be updated soon

SSC GD Constable (2021 year)

Written Test

Will be updated soon

Physical Test

Will be updated soon

Medical Test

Will be updated soon


Paper 1 - 2020

22nd March to 24th March 2021   

Paper 2

26th September 2021


Paper 1 2020

19th November 2020

Paper 2 2020

14th February 2021

SSC Stenographer (2020 year)

CBE Exam

(Postponed) Will be updated soon

Skill Test

Will be updated soon

SSC MTS (2020 year)

Paper 1

5th October to 20th October 2021

Paper 2

Will be updated soon


You can check the latest news of all Upcoming SSC Exams here. 



SSC Registration – How to Register of SSC Website?


As you know, SSC Registration is the first process to fill any application form of the Staff Selection Commission.

All the Government Exams need to fill the registration form every year and then continue the complete process of application. But SSC provides a facility to fill the registration form only once (You don't need to fill the form every year). After that, you can fill any SSC form such as CGL, CHSL, GD, MTS, etc., with the same details.

So below, we have mentioned the step-by-step procedure of SSC Registration. You should follow the process to fill the form to avoid any mistakes.

Step 1 - Go to the SSC Official Website (

Step 2 – You will find the SSC Registration Link on the right side. (New User? Register Now) Click on it.

Step 3 – Now, fill the required basic details such as Aadhar Number, Name, Father's Name, Mother's Name, Date of Birth, 10th Class Board Name, Roll Number & Year of Passing, Gender, Level of Educational Qualification, Mobile Number, Email ID.

Step 4 – Check once again the details are correct or not and click on the Save button.

Note: - Your Mobile number and email ID should be correct so that you can receive your registration number and password from the Staff Selection Commission.

S​​​​​tep 5 – Now, you will receive the SSC Registration ID and password via mail and SMS. You have to change the password once and then continue the further process.

Step 6 – Fill the additional and contact details and click on the Next button.

Step 7 – Photo and Signature Details: This is the last step of the SSC Registration. You have to submit a scanned color passport size recent photograph (20 KB to 50 KB) and signature (10 to 20 KB) in JPEG format.

Step 8 – Click on the Submit Button.

Step 9 – Now, SSC will send you OTP on your registered mobile number or email id. Fill the details and finally submit it.

Step 10 – You will receive a confirmation mail from of successful registration. You should save your SSC Registration ID and password for further use.


Also Know:-

SSC Online Application for CGL

SSC Online Application for CHSL

SSC Online Application for CPO – Know the Process

SSC Online Application for GD Constable



SSC Eligibility Criteria for All Exams


If you want to apply for any SSC Recruitment Exam, you must first check the SSC Eligibility Criteria. If you have not satisfied the criteria, you can't continue the SSC Online form filling process.

The standard eligibility criteria for SSC exams are Age Limit, Educational Qualification, and Nationality or Citizenship. You can check the complete criteria below: -

SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria

SSC CPO Eligibility Criteria

SSC GD Eligibility Criteria



SSC Syllabus for GI&R, GK, English, and Math


Before preparing for an exam, you should check the complete syllabus. It will help you to make your study plan.

So, let's look at the SSC Syllabus for all exams in the table below.



SSC Syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning


SSC Syllabus of reasoning includes verbal or non-verbal reasoning. This section is considered as one of the highest-scoring sections. To solve the SSC Reasoning questions, you need to apply some tricky methods.

You can check the SSC Syllabus for reasoning from the below table: -


SSC Syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning

SSC Syllabus for Verbal Reasoning

SSC Syllabus for Non-Verbal Reasoning


Similarities & Differences

Problem Solving

Space Visualization


Spatial Orientation

Decision Making

Non-Verbal Series


Pattern- Folding

Relationship Concepts




SSC Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude


Mostly, students have a fear of Maths. But if you practice the questions and know the short tricks, you can score well in Quantitative Aptitude.

In the table below, you can check the SSC Syllabus of Quantitative Aptitude.


SSC Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude


Ratio & Proportion


Profit & Loss


Time & Distance

Basic Algebraic Identities



SSC Syllabus for General Awareness


SSC Syllabus for General Awareness includes the question which doesn't require any tricks. If you know the answer, then mark it; otherwise, leave the question.

You can check the General Awareness SSC Syllabus below table: -


SSC Syllabus for General Awareness

History & Culture


Indian Polity

Current Affairs

Current GK


General Policy & Scientific Research



SSC Syllabus for English


If you have good grammatical English knowledge, you can get good marks in the SSC English section. Most of the SSC Syllabus of English cover grammar.


SSC Syllabus for English

Fill in the Blanks

Improving Sentences

Idioms & Phrases

Active/ Passive Voice


One-Word Substitution

Spotting Errors



Check the complete SSC Syllabus for all Tiers: -

​​​​​​​SSC CGL Syllabus

​​​​​​​SSC CHSL Syllabus

​​​​​​​SSC CPO Syllabus

​​​​​​​SSC GD Syllabus



SSC Admit Card - Important Details in Hall Ticket


If you appear for any of the exams conducted by SSC, you have to download the SSC Online Admit Card from the official websites.

The commission will release the region-wise SSC Admit Card 10-15 days before the exam. If you want to sit in the examination hall, then you must carry SSC Admit Card. The SSC Admit Card includes various important details like: -

​​​​​​​Your Name

​​​​​​​Father’s Name

​​​​​​​Roll Number

​​​​​​​SSC Exam Centre venue

​​​​​​​Exam Timing

​​​​​​​Exam Date

​​​​​​​Important Instruction

​​​​​​​You can check the latest news of the admit card with the complete procedure from the below table.


Exam Name

Download the SSC Admit Card Here


Download Here


Download Here


Download Here

GD Constable

Download Here



SSC Result Cut off Marks


All the aspirants have anxiety about their selection when they leave the examination hall. They try to find the cut-off marks on the internet. But every year, cutoff can vary, so they have no other choice than to wait for the result.

The selection committee publishes the cut-off scores of the SSC for various examinations. The cut-off marks for SSC exams are released region-wise, category-wise, and post-wise for different exams.


Exam Name

Download the SSC Result Here


Check Here


Check Here


Check Here

GD Constable

Check Here



SSC Jobs – Total Vacancies & Average Salary


SSC provides good salary perks, many reputed posts under various exams. But it is not easy to get a seat in these exams. You have to fight among the crore of SSC aspirants.

Below, you can check the number of vacancies for the 10th, 12th, graduate & postgraduate level: -


Exam Name

Total SSC Vacancies

Check category wise SSC Jobs

CGL 2020


Check Here

CHSL 2020


Check Here

CPO 2020


Check Here

GD 2020


Check Here



SSC Salary


The average salary of SSC is: -

​​​​​​​Grade Pay – INR 4,600

​​​​​​​Pay Scale – INR 9,300 – INR 34,800

​​​​​​​Basic Salary – INR 18,000

​​​​​​​Dearness Allowance (DA) (107%) – INR 20,000

​​​​​​​House Rent Allowance (HRA) – INR 5000 (It depends on the city)

​​​​​​​Transport Allowance (TA) – INR 1500

​​​​​​​DA on TA – INR 1800

​​​​​​​Total Gross AAO Salary (without Deduction) – INR 48,000 (approx.)


We have described complete details of various Staff Selection Commission Exams.

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  • Saloni
    plzz tell sir...age egibility kya hoti h ....income tax officer k liye?
  • Raviteja
    completed COST ACCOUNTANT and management after this what should I have to do
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