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    SSC exam stands for Staff Selection Commission (SSC) examination which is conducted every year to recruit graduates or undergraduates for various posts in Government organizations, departments, and ministries. It is a highly demanding and well-known exam among those who seek to get a government job. SSC exams are a way to get Group B and Group C level posts in Government departments.

    The Staff Selection Commission was established in 1975. SSC exam is one of the most popular exams among graduates and undergraduates (12th passed) who are willing to make their way to various government departments and ministries in India. Various SSC exam notifications are released by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) multiple times a year, giving opportunities to lakhs of aspirants to apply for SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, MTS, CPO, etc.

    Tycoon offers world-class training to SSC aspirants who are presently studying in college/ into full-fledged preparation. The training and course material is designed by founders who are titans in their respective Professions. Tycoon SSC is a unique course in the entire India where top retired officers are engaging themselves to teach and mentoring Tycoon SSC aspirants.

    Do not miss the chance to train under the top-notch professionals in India!

    Frequently Asked Question

    SSC CGL Eligibility



    Indian or Indian Origin or subject of Nepal/Bhutan.

    Age (Overview)

    Between 18 and 32 years based on different posts (Relaxation to reserved category).

    Educational Qualification

    Bachelor's degree in any discipline.

    Candidates have to take the SSC CGL exam in four stages, Tier-I, Tier-III & Tier-IV, Tier-I, Tier-III & Tier-IV. Ideally, the first two tier exams take place online, while Tier-III will be a pen and paper-based exam. The final Tier is a computer skill test.

    SSC CGL 2022 Tier-1 exam will be conducted online comprising 4 sections with 100 multiple choice questions in total and with maximum marks of 200. The entire exam is needed to be completed in a time span of 60 minutes. SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam will be of qualifying nature and marks will not be counted in the final selection. 


    The sections asked in SSC CGL Tier-I Exam are:

    General Intelligence & Reasoning

    General Awareness

    Quantitative Aptitude


    No. of Questions

    Total Marks

    Time Allotted

    General Intelligence and Reasoning



    A cumulative time of 60 minutes (80 minutes)

    for disabled/Physically handicapped Candidates)




    General Awareness




    Quantitative Aptitude




    English Comprehension








    English Comprehension





    SSC CGL 2023 exam pattern - Tier 2.


    Points to note:


    • Tier-II will include conducting of Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III in separate shifts, days.
    • Paper-I is compulsory for all the posts.
    • Paper-II will be for only those candidates who apply for the posts of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and who are shortlisted in Tier-I for these Posts.
    • Paper-III will be for only those candidates who are shortlisted in Tier-I for Paper-III i.e., for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.
    • Tier-II (Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III) will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions, except for Module-II of Section-III of Paper-I. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi except for English Language and Comprehension module in Section-II of Paper-I.
    • There will be negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Section-I, Section-II and Module-I of Section-III of Paper-I and of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-II and Paper-III.





    No of questions

    Maximum marks

    Time allowed

    Paper 1

    Session 1


    30+30= 60


    1 hour



    Module-I: Mathematical Abilities






    Module-II: Reasoning






    and General Intelligence












    Module-I: English






    Language and












    Module-II: General


















    Module-I: Computer






    Knowledge Module





    Session 2


    Only data entry task


    15 minutes



    Module-II: Data Entry






    Speed Test Module




    Paper 2





    2 hours

    Paper 3


    General Studies (Finance and Economics)




    SSC CGL Tier-II is a descriptive test. Candidates have to give a pen and paper exam in the respective examination hall. The details on the same are published on the official website.

    Ideally, the candidates have the flexibility to answer the papers in Hindi and English. The total mark of the Tier-III exam is 100. Candidates have to answer the whole paper within a span of 60 minutes.

    According to the SSC CGL tier 4 exam pattern, it has two parts for different posts. Let's describe in details below.

    (1) DEST (Data Entry Speed Test)

    • Data Entry Speed Test (DEST) at 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depression (type) per hour on Computer.
    • The “Data Entry Speed” Skill Test at 2000 (two thousand) key depressions (type) for a duration of 15 (fifteen) minutes will be of qualifying nature.
    • DEST only for those candidates who apply for the post of Tax Assistants (Central Excise & Income Tax).
    • Only those candidates who secure at least the minimum qualifying marks in the written examination as may be fixed by the Commission at its discretion will be eligible to appear in the SKILL TEST.

    (2) CPT (Computer Proficiency Test)

    • The Commission will hold Computer Proficiency Test (CPT), comprising of three modules are Word Processing, Spread Sheet and Generation of Slides.
    • CPT Only for those candidates who apply for the post of Assistant Section Officer of CSS Assistant Section Officer (MEA) and Assistant in Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) under M/o corporate affairs, Assistant (GSI) in M/O Mines.
    • OH, candidates opting for the post of Tax Assistant in CBDT are exempted from appearing in skill test.
    • OH, candidates opting for the post of Tax Assistant in CBEC are not exempted from skill test.
    • HH and VH candidates are not eligible for exemption from the skill test.
    • Detailed instructions regarding the Skill Test will be sent by the Regional /Sub Regional Offices of the Commission to eligible candidates declared qualified for appearing in Skill Test.
    • VH candidates may be allowed appropriate compensatory time in DEST at par with typing test. Only those VH candidates who opt for scribes in the written examination will be provided passage reader at the time of skill test.

    • The best posts to get recruited to under the SSC CGL exam are as follows:

      • Income Tax Inspector.
      • Assistant Section Officer.
      • Central Excise Inspector.
      • Assistant Audit Officer.
      • Assistant Enforcement Officer.

      Various other posts under SSC CGL exam can be considered by candidates.

    Yes, a candidate can apply for more than just one post for the SSC CGL exam as long as the candidate fulfils the eligibility criteria.

    For general category applicants, the SSC CGL age limit is generally 18 to 27 years, which makes the number of attempts for SSC CGL for general category candidates to be around 9 attempts. As SSC CGL is conducted once a year.