SSC CGL 2019- 20 |Answer Key Tier-1 (Released)

SSC CGL 2018 -19
Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level 2018- 19 SSC CGL 2018- 19

SSC CGL 2019 Official Answer Key has been released. Let the candidates know that this official answer has been released by the SSC (Staff Selection Commission) on the login ID of the candidates on 15 March 2020. Candidates who had given the Tier-1 examination for CGL (Combined Graduate Level) Recruitment 2019, all of them can check the answer through the Candidate login by visiting the official website of SSC. Conduct the CGL exam every year. The Exam takes place in four tiers. SSC Online Combined Graduate Level is an important part of the functioning of Bureaucracy.

Once the candidate qualified for the exam, he/she hired Under Group ’B’ and Group ‘C’ posts. This year around 4,000+ CGL 2019 vacancies. The salary type is different for various posts of SSC CGL. All the posts which can be applied by SSC CGL examinations are either from the pay Band 9300-34800 or pay Band 5200-20200. Your salary will also depend on the level you are in the government department. When candidates will first join SSC, there will probably be that for a beginner.


Official Answer Key of SSC CGL Tier – 1 has been released. Click Here to view Answer Key.

SSC CGL 2019-20

We know SSC CGL as Staff Selection Commission, Combined Graduate Level. This exam is conducted for SSC recruitment at the national level. Its examination takes place every year, in which millions of candidates apply. This exam is conducted at the graduate level. The SSC (Staff Selection Commission) conducts many exams every year. Some of the most sought -after SSC recruitment is SSC CGL recruitment, SSC CHSL recruitment, SSC MTS exam, SSC Junior Engineer exam, SSC Stenographer Exam, SSC Translator and many other. If you really want to apply for the exam of SSC, You need to know, in detail. So you should have read all the post of CGL and work profiles.

SSC CGL Important Dates 2019 -20

You can see all the dates when the SSC exam takes place. SSC CGL Exam Date for each Tier along with some other important dates, the list is here, have a look carefully:

SSC CGL EventsImportant Dates
Application Commencement Date22 October 2010
Last date to apply25 November 2019 (17:00)
Tier-1 Exam Date02 – 11 March 2020
Result Declared DateTo be Announced
Tier-2 Exam Date22 – 25 June 2020
Result Declared DateWill be announced
Tier-3 Exam Date (Descriptive)December 2020
Result Declared DateWill be announced
Tier-4 Exam DateWill be announced
Result Declared DateWill be announced

SSC CGL 2019 Vacancy Details

SSC exam 2019 total vacancies are 4000(Approx). You can read this article to know more about the SSC CGL vacancies 2019.

Name of Post in SSC CGL 2019

Name of post for Payscale level – 8 

  • Assistant Audit Officer
  • Assistant Accounts Officer

Name of post for Payscale level – 7

  • Assistant Section Officer
    • Central Secretariat Service
    • Intelligence Bureau
    • Ministry of Railway
    • Ministry of External Affairs
    • AFHQ
    • Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations
  • Assistant
    • Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations
    • CBDT
    Inspector of Income Tax Inspector, (Central Excise)
  • Inspector (Preventive Officer)
  • Inspector (Examiner)
  • Assistant Enforcement Officer
  • Sub Inspector
  • Inspector Posts

Name of post for Payscale level – 6

  • Assistant
  • Assistant/ Superintendent
  • Divisional Accountant
  • Sub Inspector
  • Junior Statistical Officer
  • Statistical Investigator Grade-II

Name of post for Payscale level – 5

  • Auditor
    • Offices under C&AG
    • Other Ministry/ Departments
    • Offices under CGDA
  • Accountant
  • Accountant/ Junior Accountant

Name of post for Payscale level – 4

  • Senior Secretariat Assistant/ Upper Division Clerks 
  • Tax Assistant
    • CBDT
    • CBIC
  • Sub-Inspector
  • Upper Division Clerks

The monthly salaries of those with the following grade pays can initially be as follows.

Grade PaySalary
4800 (Pay Band 2)47,600
4600 (Pay Band 2)44,900
4200 (Pay Band 2)35,400
2800 (Pay Band 1)29,200
2400 (Pay Band 1)25,500

SSC CGL Eligibility Criteria 2019-20

SSC CGL has different posts and the eligibility for them is also different. All the candidates should have complete knowledge of eligibility related to this exam. So that candidates can apply and while applying, they know which positions they can apply for. Or those candidates who are preparing for a particular post, whether they complete the eligibility for SSC CGL 2018 or not.

Education Qualification Post Wise

Assistant Audit Officer (Assistant Audit Officer)

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Candidates must have a desirable qualification in any discipline from a recognized university: CA / CS / MBA / Cost & Commerce Accountant / Masters in Commerce / Masters in Business Studies.

Statistical  Investigator Grade-II Post

  • A candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in 12th grade with a minimum of 60% in mathematics OR
  • bachelor’s degree in the subject of statistics is one of the subjects in Graduation

Compiler Posts

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor degree or Economics or Statistics or Mathematics from any recognized university with compulsory or optional subjects.

All Other Posts

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a 
    recognized university or equivalent.

Age Limit

  • Assistant Audit Officer / Assistant Accounts Officer
    • Department – Indian Audit & Accounts & CAG.
    • Age Range – 30 Years.
  • Assistant Section Officer
    • Department – CSS / MEA / Railway / IB / AFHQ / Other Ministries
    • Age limit – 20 – 30 Years.
  • ITI / Excise / Preventive officer / Examiner / Asst. Enforcement Officer / Inspector of Posts.
    • Department – CBDT / CBEC / Revenue Dept./ Dept. of Posts
    • Age Criteria – 30 Years.
  • Assistant Enforcement Officers
    • Department -Directorate of Enforcement,  Department of Revenue
    • Age Criteria – Up to 30 Years
  • Inspector
    • Department – Narcotics
    • Age Criteria – 18 – 30 Years.
  • Assistant / Superintendent
    • Department – Other ministries
    • Age Critera – 30 Years
  • Sub Inspector
    • Department – NIA
    • Age Criteria – 30 Years
  • Divisional Accountant
    • Department – CAG
    • Age criteria – 30 Years
  • Assistant
    • Department– Other ministries
    • Age criteria – 18 – 27 Years.
  • Junior Statistical Officer
    • Department -M/O of Statistics & Prog. Implementation
    • Age criteria – 32 Years
  • Tax Assistant
    • Department -CBEC
    • Age Criteria – 20 -27 Years
  • Tax Assistant
    • Department – CBDT
    • Age Cretria – 18 -27 Years.
  • Auditor
    • Department – CAG /CGDA / Other departments
    • Age Cretria – 18 – 27 Years
  • Sub Inspector
    • Department – Narcotics
    • Age Criteria – 18 – 27 Years.

Some relaxation is provided in a reserved age category

  • OBCs get 3 years off
  • Scheduled Castes and Tribes 5-year exemption
  • 10 years for physically handicapped
  • 13 years for PH + OBC
  • 15 years for PH + SC / ST

SSC CGL Application Form 2019 – 20

SSC CGL has issued the notification, under this notification you can start the application from the 5th, but keep in mind the last date of the application as well as the last date to apply is 4 June 2018 and you will be on 4 June 2018 You can apply till 5 in the evening. Any student who wants to apply for it should apply for it in time, but students are advised not to wait for the last time because the last On the day, the load on the site increases, due to which there is some difficulty in applying, so you should complete the application in advance and be assured.

SSC CGL Application Fee 2019 – 20

All the students of SSC CGL across the country apply, then it is important for everyone to know how much fee they have to pay while applying. There is a different application fee for a different category, then students fill their category carefully while applying and same Pay according to the fee, see further how much you have to pay

  • The required application fee is Rs 100
  • Exemption: No fee is required to be paid by women, SC, ST, Physically handicapped, and Ex-servicemen candidates.
  • The application fee should be paid in the form of challan only through SBI or through SBI Net Banking or any other bank credit/debit card. The challan form will be generated online.
  • To pay the fee in SSC CGL cash, the candidate should print from the challan generated online after the completion of Part-1 registration. Submit the required fees to any branch of SBI and then continue with Part-2 registration.
  • Candidates who wish to make an online payment can directly go to Part-2 registration after completion of Part-1 registration. The candidate has to provide the registration number and date of birth to continue the Part-2 registration.

How to apply for SSC CGL 2019-20?

Only one mode is available to apply for SSC Combined Graduate Level that is Online mode. To apply the SSC CGL exam follow these instructions:

  1. Firstly you have to visit the official website i.e
  2. Click on the Apply icon that is given on the top of the site.
  3. Click on the “SSC CGL” tab.
  4. If you are applying for the first time for any SSC recruitment, You have to do one time registration.
  5. Enter the personal details like Aadhar Number, Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of birth, Gender, Highest Qualification, etc.
  6. Enter your mobile number and email id for ‘one-time password’ verification.
  7. Now upload the required files like Pic, Signature, etc.
  8. After a one-time registration, you are ready to apply online.
  9. Login through email id and password.
  10. Fill the other related information and click on submit.
  11. Pay the application fee through SBI Challan/ SBI Net Banking or by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit cards.
  12. After the final submission, save the application form for reference.

SSC CGL Admit Card 2019 – 20

SSC CGL applications have started. Obviously students who are interested in this side will apply for it and the date of Tier-1 examination has also been given by SSC in its official notice, so apply before the date of examination. Letters will be declared, these applications will be declared by the students whose applications will be completed at the right time and who do not make any mistake in their application. Will, therefore, fill your application time careful. We will give you the link to download the admit card from that link, you can download your admit card directly.

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2019-20

As we told you that SSC CGL exam is in different stages, then what kind of questions are there in each stage, what topics are there in which phase, how many marks are allocated for each question and how negative if the question is wrong Many such questions remain in the mind of every student who is applying for this exam, so today we are going to answer all your questions.

SSC CGL Tier 1

  • Questions are asked from four subjects (Mathematics, General Intelligence, and Reasoning, General Science, English).
    • 25 questions are asked from all subjects i.e. 100 questions are asked in total.
    • You are given 60 minutes in SSC CGL to solve these 100 questions.
    • 2 marks are allocated on every correct answer, while 0.5 marks are deducted on every wrong answer.
General Intelligence & reasoning255060 mins
General Awareness2550
Quantitative Aptitude2550
English language2550
Total10020060 mins

(*VH & Candidate who are suffering from Cerebral palsy:​ 80 Minutes)

SSC CGL -Tier 2

  • Questions are asked from only two subjects.
    • The first subject is Mathematics in which 100 questions are asked.
    • In this, 2 marks are allocated for every question and 0.5 is deducted for every wrong answer.
    • The second subject is English, 200 questions are asked in it.
    • In this, 1 mark is allocated for each question and 0.2 marks are deducted for wrong answers.
Paper IQuantitative Aptitude1002002 Hours
Paper-IIEnglish Language & Comprehension2002002 Hours
Paper IIIStatistics1002002 Hours
Paper IVGeneral Studies (Finance & Economics)1002002 Hours
SSC Tier IVTime DurationSyllabus
Computer proficiency test(For the post of Assistant Section Officer in CSS & MEA only)45 MinutesWord/Excel/Powerpoint

SSC CGL -Tier 3

  • Tier-3 is written type
    • This includes essay writing/press writing / or letter writing
    • Only two things are asked about this.

SSC CGL Selection Process 2019- 20

SSC CGL exam takes place in four stages, time is given for the preparation of every stage and everything is done very well. The exam date of each stage is different and this date will be given to you in the notification issued by SSC. If there is any change in the date of examination, then SSC will issue a separate notification for it and inform everyone, let us talk about the selection process. Ray.

  • Tier 1 – In which objective questions will be asked
  • Tier 2 – In this, objective type questions will be asked in two subjects.
  • Tier 3 – This is the written test
  • Tier 4 – Computer Proficiency Test (where required) / Document Verification

Only after passing Tier 1, you will be able to give Tier 2 and Tier 3 as mentioned above, Tier 3 will be written but only copies of Tier 3 will be checked by those who pass Tier 2, if we talk about Tier 4, then all the posts will be It is not for certain positions, if you have applied for that post then you will also be called for Tier 4. If a candidate is not able to pass Tier 4, then he will be given posts for which there is no need of computer proficiency and his grade pay will also work, so if you want that you get the desired post, then work hard for the computer test. Take some.

Detailed Syllabus

Here is given the detailed syllabus for SSC exam 2019. All details about each paper of SSC CGL 2019 given below, have a look:

SSC CGL Exam 2019:

The SSC CGL exam result comes out within 1,2 months of the exam date, you can find results online.

Category Cut-off marks (out of 200)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
SC 114 80.25 77 77 64
ST 103 74.25 69.5 69 62
OBC 125.50 89.50 82 85 70
Ex-S 92 67.75 62 25 25
OH 97 69 68.75 67 60
HH 20 20 25 25 25
VH 68 51 40 61 25
GEN 137 102.25 96.5 102 82

Previous Year SSC CGL Cut off

The SSC CGL exam result comes out within 1,2 months of the exam date, you can find results online.

Category Cut-off marks (out of 200)
2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
SC 114 80.25 77 77 64
ST 103 74.25 69.5 69 62
OBC 125.50 89.50 82 85 70
Ex-S 92 67.75 62 25 25
OH 97 69 68.75 67 60
HH 20 20 25 25 25
VH 68 51 40 61 25
GEN 137 102.25 96.5 102 82

SSC CGL Result 2019 – 20

SSC CGL will declare the result of each of its exams sometime after the examination, firstly there is Tier-1 examination, then the first result will be declared Tier-1. You should focus on preparing for the exam now. After the declaration of the result, you will get your result. Can also see here.

Official Website:

Now you are aware of all information of SSC CGL exam in detail. To know more information you can check the Official website of SSC CGL, read to find the information Of syllabus, pattern, cut-off, eligibility criteria and much more.