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When CGL 2017 Notification will be announced ?

Posted by SSC CGL Expert

Upcoming CGL 2017 Notification to be announced on 11th March, 2017. Tier-1 Exam to be held in June/July



If, you are a Government Job Seeker, then, you will be aware of the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) and various exams conducted by it. SSC is a government recruitment agency, that does the recruitment for Group ,B, C, D posts in Central Government Departments and Ministries. Though SSC conducts several Exams in a Calendar year, but the exams that get Maximum attention are SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, and SSC Jr. Engineer Exam.

Among these three, CGL is the most sought after Government Job Exam in India and and every year, lakhs of aspirants appear in this exam. The popularity of this exam can be understood by the fact, that for a Few thousand posts in 2016, a whooping No. of 38 lakh aspirants applied for this exam. This is the reason, that aspirants, are eagerly waiting for the announcement of CGL Notification.

SSC CGL Exam is an annual affair. There is No fixed schedule or timeline as such for the conduct of this exam. But going by the trends of last few years, the Notification for CGL Exam is announced anywhere between January to April and Exam is conducted in July to October. But SSC Does a good thing, by announcing the CGL Timetable in advance. This helps candidates, in knowing the tentative Schedule of CGL Exam and as such, they knew how much time, they have in hand for preparation of exam.

In this post, we will discuss the Complete Schedule of SSC CGL 2017 Notification. Not only the tentative schedule, we will keep you updated on the SSC CGL 2017 Exam Dates, Result Dates, and Admit Card Download Dates too. 


SSC CGL 2017 Notification


As, of now, only the Tentative Schedule of SSC CGL 2017 Exam is released by the SSC, and as per this Schedule, the Notification for CGL 2017 will be announced on  11th March, 2017 and Tier-1 Exam in scheduled in June / July, 2017.  

This tentative Schedule in announced by the commission through its yearly SSC Calendar 2017 , that also contains the schedule of all other exam too. For Complete Schedule of all other exams, you can read our previous post on SSC Calendar 2017

In 2016, The Notification, for CGL Exam was announced on 13th February, and Exam was held in August, 2016. Now, the Tier-1 Results have been announced and SSC is going to conduct the CGL Tier-2 Exam on   30th Nov, 2016. It is worth mentioning here that only 10% of candidates, who have appear in CGL Tier-1 Exam have been declared as Qualified while the 90% candidates, who have been declared unsuccessful, will have the option to appear for CGL 2017 Exam in June only.

Here is the Complete Schedule of SSC CGL 2017 Exam

1) Date of announcement of Notification: 11th March, 2017

2) Starting Date of Online Registration: 11th March, 2017

3) Last Date of Online Registration : 15th April, 2017

4) Availability of CGL Tier-1 Admit Cards: 1st week of June, 2017

5) Date of SSC CGL 2017 Tier-1 Exam: 19th June to 2nd July, 2017

6) Announcement of CGL Tier-1 Result : 1st week of August, 2017

7) SSC CGL 2017 Tier-2 Exam Dates: 5th to 8th September, 2017

8) SSC CGL Tier-3 : 12th November, 2017

9) SSC CGL Tier-4 (Skill test): December, 2017

Note: The above schedule is only tentative and subject to change. Exact schedule of  CGL 2017 Exam, will be know, only after the announcement of Notification.


Important Update for SSC CGL 2017 Aspirants 

SSC had released an important Notice regarding the Cut off Date for calculation of Age calculation. As per the Notice, the crucial date for determining the Age Limit and Eligibility criteria for CGL 2017 Exam is 1st August, 2017.

It is worth mentioning here that Crucial Date for any exam conducted by SSC Depends upon the Schedule of Paper-2 / Tier-2 /Mains Exams. As the CGL Tier-2 Exam is scheduled in August, 2016, and therefore, the Cut off Date is fixed as 1st August, 2017.

Moreover, SSC had clarified, that there won't be any changes, in the cut off Date.


Updates ?


We will update this page, as and where, there will be any update by SSC on the CGL 2017 Exam. For real time update, keep checking our Website for SSC CGL 2017 Notification

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