SSC CGL 2018: The registration process for the SSC Combined Graduate Level (CGL) 2018 examination will be closed today, on June 4. All the candidates who want to apply can do so through the official website, ssc.nic.in. Meanwhile, candidates slammed CGL authoroties, as many could not fill their form due to technical glitches, and others did not get their registration number and password on their mail id. The Tier I exam will be held from July 25 to August 20.
Once the Tier 1 exam results are out, selected candidates will be called for Tier-II exam, the dates for which will be notified later. Every year, the commission has conducted the CGL examination to fill various posts across the country. The students have to appear in all the four phases of the examination (Tier- 1 to 4) to get a job in the commission.
SSC CGL 2018: Students compalained of website problem
The authority of #SSCCGL is extremely irresponsible. So many students are unable to fill up their forms due to ‘technical glitches’. Half of my friends have not received their reg. no & pass over mail(not even spam or trash) & none of their helpline nos. work
— Namrata Das Adhikary (@scatteredmaps) June 4, 2018
— KUNAL RAJENDRA PATIL (@kunal_rajchitte) June 4, 2018
— pankaj (@motorcrazeindia) June 4, 2018
SSC CGL 2018: How to apply
Step 1: Log on to the official website ssconline.nic.in
Step 2: On the homepage, choose “click here to apply”
Step 3: You’ll be directed to a new page
Step 4: Fill up the online registration form
Step 5: Once you are done with application filling, do read all details entered before submitting the form
Step 6: Once you click on submit, a registration ID and password will be provided. Keep it save as through this, you will be able to log in to your account and can download admit cards.
Step 7: After submission of the registration form, upload your latest colour photograph and signature in jpg format. Check the notification for size details.
Step 8: Now fill up the online application form.
Step 9: Pay the fees. Since fee payment is online, check the notification for details.
Step 10: Once done, take a printout of this application for your own record.
SSC CGL 2018: Selection process
Tier 1: It will be a computer-based exam which will have 25 questions of 50 marks each for general intelligence, reasoning, general awareness, quantitative aptitude and English comprehension. Candidates will have an hour to answer the questions to score a maximum of 200 marks. There will be a negative marking of 0.5 for each wrong answer.
Tier 2: It will contain questions on Quantitative Abilities, English Language and Comprehension, Statistics and General Studies (Finance and Economics). The candidates will have two hours to score a total of 800 marks (200 per section). There will be negative marking of 0.5 for each wrong answer in all sections except English which will have a negative marking of 0.25.
Tier 3: It will be a descriptive language paper in Hindi or English in which candidates will have an hour to write essays, letters and long pieces for 100 marks.
Tier 4: It will be a skill test.
Set up in November 4, 1975, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) works under the Government of India and recruits staff for several posts in the various Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and in Subordinate Offices. It has his headquarter at New Delhi, with regional offices at Allahabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Guwahati, and other cities.