SSC CGL Admit card 2021 Will be Announced Soon !! Exams on 13 August-24 August 2021

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SSC CGL Admit Card For Tier 1 – 2020 Exam Is Expected To Be Released in July/August 2021:The Staff Selection Commission is conducting Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2020 for filling up of various Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ posts in different Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations. SSC started accepting applications in the month of  December 2020 till January 2021. The exam was initially planned to be conducted from 29-05-2021 to 07-06-2021. But due to Covid – 19 the exam was postponed. The revised date for the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2020  is from 13.08.2021 to 24.08.2021. For details related to the exam, syllabus, exam pattern and other related information, visit – SSC CGL Exam Details.

SSC CGL Admit CardSSC CGL Admit card 2021:

Name of the Board Staff Selection Commission SSC
Post Name Combined Graduate Level Post
Total vacancy 10,000+
SSC CGL Admit card date July/August 2021
SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam date 13 August-24 August 2021
Official Website

How To Download My SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Admit Card?

The admit card which is also referred to as “Admission Certificate” is a must for allowing you to take up the exam. If you fail to provide the admit card, you may be 

Step 1 – Visit the official website of the Staff Selection Commission. And then click on “Regional Networks”.

Step 2 – In that page, the official website link for all the regional offices will be available. Click on the link of the respective region for which you applied.

Step 3 – Now you can see the “Download e-admit card” option in the left side panel.  (Pointed with an arrow mark).

SSC CGL Admit Card 1Step 4 – Clicking on that will take you to the page, where all the notifications related to the admit card will be available.

Step 5 – Click on the exam link that you are going to appear for and enter the credentials if asked.

Step 6 – Now you can download your admit card. Take a print out of it for future use. Colour print out is preferred.

Things To Take Care During Exam:

  • Candidates must bring a printout of the Admission Certificate (Admit Card) to the Examination Hall.
  • At least two passport size recent colour photographs.
  • Candidates must write their correct Roll Number at the prescribed places on the cover page of the Answer Book. Candidates must also affix signature and Left-hand Thumb Impression in the relevant columns in the Answer Book. 
  • Answer Books not bearing Roll Number, Signature and Left-hand Thumb Impression shall be awarded zero marks.
  • Original valid Photo-ID proof having the Date of Birth as printed on the Admit card, such as:
  1. Aadhaar Card/ Printout of E-Aadhaar,
  2. Voter’s ID Card,
  3. Driving License,
  4. PAN Card,
  5. Passport,
  6. ID Card issued by University/ College/ School,
  7. Employer ID Card (Govt./ PSU),
  8. Ex-serviceman Discharge Book issued by the Ministry of Defence.
  9. Any other photo-bearing valid ID card issued by the Central/ State Government.

Exam Pattern:

The Examination will be conducted in four tiers as indicated below:

  • Tier 1  – Computer Based Examination.
  • Tier 2  – Computer Based Examination.
  • Tier 3  –  Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper).
  • Tier 4  –  Computer Proficiency Test/ Data Entry Skill Test (wherever applicable).

Based on the marks scored in Tier-I i.e. Computer Based Examination, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Tier-II and Tier-III Examinations.


  Tier  Subject  Number of Questions  Maximum Marks Time allowed 
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25  50 1 hour 

(1 hour and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe)

General Awareness 25  50
Quantitative Aptitude  25  50
English Comprehension 25  50
  Tier  Subject 

(Each Subject will be conducted as a paper.)


of Questions 

Maximum Marks         Time 


2 Quantitative Abilities  100 200 2 hours (for each Paper) 

(2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe)

English Language and Comprehension 200 200
Statistics 100 200
General Studies (Finance and Economics) 100 200
  Tier  Mode of Examination Scheme of Examination  Maximum Marks         Time 


3 Pen and Paper mode Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi (Writing of Essay/ Precis/ Letter/ Application etc.)         100 1 hour

( 1 hours and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe)

  • Marks scored by candidates in Computer Based Examinations, if conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized by using the formula published by the Commission and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.
  • Tentative Answer Keys of the  exam will be placed on the website of the Commission after the Examination. Candidates may go through the Answer Keys and submit online representations, if there are any difference of opinion, within the time limit given by the Commission, on payment of Rs 100/- per question. 
  • Tier-I and Tier-II will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions. 
  • In Tier-I, there will be a negative marking of 0.50 for each wrong answer. 
  • In Tier-II, there will be a negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer in Paper-II (English Language and Comprehension) and of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I, Paper-III, and Paper-IV.
  • In Tier-II, Paper-I and Paper-II are compulsory for all the posts.
  • Paper-III of Tier-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 the Posts.
  • In Tier-II, Paper-IV will be for only those candidates who are shortlisted in Tier-I for Paper-IV i.e. for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer.
  • The Paper in Tier-III will have to be written either in Hindi or in English. Part paper written in Hindi and Part in English will be awarded zero marks.
  • For more details regarding the detailed syllabus and detailed exam pattern, visit – SSC CGL Official Brochure. 

Result Declaration:

The final result will be declared once all three exams are over and the result will be made available on the official website. Candidates are required to keep checking the official website for any notifications related to the exam.


1. What Should I do if I didn't receive my admit card ?

If any candidate does not find their admit card on the website of the Commission, one week before the date of examination, then they must immediately contact the concerned Regional Office of the Commission with proof of having submitted their application. Failure to do so will deprive him/ her of any claim for consideration.

2. Will an admit card be provided for each stage of the exam ?

Yes, Separate admit cards for each tier of the exam will be available for download on the official website. Candidates should download the proper admit card for their respective exam.

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