SSC CGL 2016 Eligibility Criteria

Staff Selection Commission- Combined Graduate Level (SSC CGL) is one of the popular entrance exam conducted by SSC for recruitment to group B and group C posts in various departments of the central government. The candidates appearing for the SSC CGL exam must check the SSC CGL 2016 Eligibility Criteria which comprises of all the eligibility conditions that a candidate has to full fill in order to apply for the exam. Candidates can check all the eligibility requirements for the SSC CGL exam these include Age limit, Educational Qualification, reservation guidelines etc.

Eligibility Criteria for SSC CGL 2016

The candidates for are appearing for the SSC CGL 2016 exam must meet all the eligibility requirements as laid down by the Staff Selection Commission. The candidates who fulfill these eligibility requirements are applicable for SSC CGL exam. You can check  SSC CGL eligibility criteria in detail below:

Age Limit:

The age limit of the candidates is one of the most important eligibility requirement. The candidates appearing for the SSC CGL exam must be:

Aged between 18 to 27 years, for candidates

Relaxation in upper age limit is applicable for reserved category candidates i.e. 3 year for OBC candidates, 5 years for SC/ST candidates and 10 years for PH candidates (as per the norms of the central government )

Educational Qualification:

There are certain educational qualification that a candidate must fulfill, these are mentioned below:

The candidates applying for SSC CGL must have completed their bachelor degree (any stream) from a recognized university, as on 1 August 2016.

Those candidates who are appearing in the final year of their Bachelor degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Note: Eligibility For Statistical Investigator

For Statistical Investigator posts the candidate age must not exceed more than 32 years.

The candidate must have Statistics as a subject in Bachelor degree OR he/she must have passed his 12 with 60% in Mathematics with any Bachelor degree.

SSC CGL Exam Date

The candidates can check the tentative dates for the SSC CGL 2016, as soon as official notification will be announced  the dates will be updated accordingly.

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