SSC Selection Posts

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM HIGHLIGHTS

Staff Selection commission or SSC is one of the highly reputed commissions in our country which releases notification for various exams from time to time. Some of the major exams which is conducted by SSC are SSC CGL, SSC MTS, SSC JE etc. SSC SELECTION POST is one such examination which is released by SSC for various posts. They release this exam according to the vacancy required in the respective fields, therefore, there is no fixed time for this exam to come. SSC Selection post will be a golden opportunity for candidates who are looking for a government job in SSC.

Conducting BodySSC
Exam Name SSC Selection Posts
Mode of Exam Online
Phases Online Test and Interview
Exam Dates To be notified later
Negative Marking 1/4th marks
Time Duration 60 minutes
Maximum marks  200 marks 

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM NOTIFICATION

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM NOTIFICATION can be expected to be release in the upcoming month. It is advised for the students to go through the notification thoroughly to understand the exam pattern, syllabus, vacancies and all other valuable information so that any kind of misunderstanding in all these areas can be avoided. SSC doesn’t have any fixed time to release its ssc selection post notification so,  to get updated related to these posts, a candidate needs to visit the website from time to time.

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM PATTERN:

SSC conducts SSC Selection Post written examination as CBT (Computer Based Test). It is very important to understand the exam pattern before starting the preparation because it helps you to create your strategy according to the exam and also gives you an idea about the subjects that are involved in it. In the SSC Selection Post Exam pattern four subjects are there which holds same weightage. the sections are Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, English Language, and General awareness all of it consist of the same number of questions.  

 The SSC Selection Post exam held in two phases:

  • Written examination (Objective type Questions/Computer based test)
  • Document verification. 

Subjects involved in it are as follows with the weightage and time allotted for the exam:

SubjectsNo. Of QuestionsMax MarksDuration
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50 1 HOUR (80 Minutes for the candidates eligible for scribes
General Intelligence 25 50
English 25 50
General Awareness 25 50
Total  100 200

After qualifying written examination you’ll be called for Document Verification based on the vacancies available. The selection will be based on:

  • In the ratio of 1:20 for up to 5 vacancies available for the post
  • In the ratio of 1:10 for more than 5 vacancies for any category of posts subject to minimum 100.
  • For each wrong answer 0.50 marks will be deducted.

SSC SELECTION POST EXAM SYLLABUS:

Before starting the preparation for the SSC Selection post examination student should go through the complete syllabus first so that, he/she should get a clear idea about the exam. SSC Selection Post syllabus varies for different levels. i.e. Matriculation level, 10+2 level and graduation and above level.  Complete SSC SELECTION POST EXAM syllabus for all the three levels is given below you can refer to the official notification too for the complete syllabus details. 

SSC Selection Posts Syllabus 2020

The complete syllabus for the SSC Selection Exam is given below:

SSC Selection Post Exam Syllabus

Knowing the syllabus is the first step in the preparation of any exam and it is always good to divide your preparation accordingly and move step-by-step in it. The SSC Selection Post 2020 will be having three phases and the syllabus for SSC Selection Post 2020  Exam is as follows:

English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms Spelling
  • Word formation
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Fill in the suitable words
  • Grammar
  • Spotting errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Active/ passive voice
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and indirect speech
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Passage completion
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusion
  • Rearrangement of passage
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Mixture and allegation
  • Time and work Speed,
  • distance and time
  • Stocks and shares
  • Partnership
  • Clocks
  • Volume and surface Area
  • Logarithms
  • Permutation and combinations
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Equations
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Profit, loss and discount
  • Mensuration
  • Elements of algebra
Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Statement and conclusions
  • Syllogism
  • Statement and assumptions
  • Statement and arguments
  • Coding decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet test Series test Number, ranking and time sequence
  • Direction sense test
  • Figure Series
  • Decision-making test
  • Input/output,Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Odd figure out
  • Data Interpretation
  • Analogy Series test
  • Miscellaneous test

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

It is very important for a candidate before applying for the SSC selection post that a candidate should first check the SSC Selection Post eligibility criteria to avoid getting rejected in further process and then should apply accordingly. The Eligibility criteria for various posts are as given below.

Educational qualification

Educational qualification for SSC SELECTION POST EXAM 2020 depends on the post you are applying it is generally for three levels as follows: Matriculation,10+2 level, Graduation and above.

Graduation Level

 This is a golden opportunity for the aspiring graduates who wants to work under SSC because SSC releases various posts for graduates like senior Research Assistant, Junior Scientific Assistant along with various other posts in different zones. Complete list of the post is provided below:

Post NameQualification
 Sr. Technical Assistant

Graduation

Proof Reader
Scientific Assistant
Jr. Engineer (Electronics)
Textile Designer
Jr. Tech Assistant
Research Assistant
Girl Cadet Instructors
Jr. Geographical Assistant
Jr. Engineer
Jr. Zoological Asst
Library Information Assistant
Senior Research Assistant
Inspector(Non-Technical)
Junior Scientific Assistant
Senior Instructor
Preservation Assistant
Garden Overseer
Senior Preservation Assistant
Field Attendant
Research Assistant
Accountant
Data Entry Operator
Junior Engineer
Textile Designer
Junior Technical Assistant

 Matriculation level

There are certain post for which Matriculation level is required. Candidates are advised to look at the eligibility criteria carefully in order to avoid any misunderstanding. Below is the list of various posts in which marticulation is needed

Post NameQualification
Staff Car Driver

Matriculation

Laboratory Attendant
Generator Operator
Laboratory Technician
Office Attendant
Technical Operator
Mechanic
Medical Attendant
Lady Medical Attendant
Laboratory Attendant

Higher Secondary Level

SSC has certain posts for which 10+2 level is required, for example: Primary teacher, Laboratory Teacher etc. This will be a golden opportunity for aspirants who want to be in a government sector specifically in SSC. All the required details related to the post is given below:

Post NameQualification
Sr Conservation Assistant

Higher Secondary

Laboratory Assistant
Primary Teacher
Senior Conservation Assistant

AGE CRITERIA

The age limit for various posts varies from minimum 18 years of age to maximum 30 years of age depending on what post you are applying for. You can check the age limit criteria  based on your interest for the particular post. 

Post NameAge Limit (in Years)
 Sr. Technical Assistant 18-30
Sr Conservation Assistant
Scientific Assistant
Jr. Engineer (Electronics)
Textile Designer
Jr. Tech Assistant
Research Assistant
Jr. Engineer
Primary Teacher
Library Information Assistant
Senior Research Assistant
Inspector(Non-Technical)
Junior Scientific Assistant
Senior Instructor
Senior Conservation Assistant
Junior Engineer
Textile Designer
Junior Technical Assistant
Blacksmith 18-27
Jr. Zoological Asst
Laboratory Assistant
Laboratory Technician
Preservation Assistant
Garden Overseer
Senior Preservation Assistant
Field Attendant
Office Attendant
Research Assistant
Accountant
Technical Operator
Mechanic
Laboratory Attendant
MTS 18-25
Proof Reader
Staff Car Driver
Laboratory Attendant
Generator Operator
Jr. Geographical Assistant
Medical Attendant
Lady Medical Attendant
Girl Cadet Instructors 20-25
Data Entry Operator 18-26

AGE RELAXATION

Apart from the above Government has provided age relaxation to certain category like SC/ST/  exserviceman. Some of them can enjoy the relaxation upto 5 years whereas some enjoys only 3 years relaxation in age limit. For Complete details related to the age relaxation please refer below.

CategoryAge relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years
PWD(SC/ST) 13 years
PWD(OBC) 15 years
EX SERVICEMAN(GENERAL/OBC) 3 years
EX SERVICEMAN(SC/ST) 8 years

Other than the above there are other things also which need to be look into before applying for the examination therefore candidates are advised to go through the official notification carefully when it is released.

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM DATES

The exam of SSC SELECTION POST will be mentioned in the official notification whenever it is released. You will get to know about your exam dates once you download your call letter which will be available on the official website. You can start your preparation so that whenever the notification is released you are prepare to face any challenge. Other important details are given below  

SSC Selection Post EventsSSC Selection Post Exam Dates
Dates for submission of online applications To be notified later
Last date for receipt of application To be notified later
Last date for making online fee payment To be notified later
Last date for generation of offline Challan To be notified later
Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank) To be notified later
Date of Computer Based Examination To be notified later

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 SALARY

As ssc selection post 2020 contains posts based on the post available,  so SSC SELECTION POST salary for each post varies from 18000 to 1,12,000. It is based on the post a candidate applying for. To know the complete detail about this you can visit the official website and see the complete details about the post and salary there.

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM VACANCIES

SSC will release vacancies for different posts in Staff Selection Post 2020 details of which will be mentioned in the official notification. For further details please refer to official notification of SSC selection post 2020 which will be available on the official website of the SSC whenever it is released. Further details in the table below-

SSC RegionVacancies
Central Region (CR) 155
Eastern Region (ER) 104
Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR) 103
Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR) 41
North Eastern Region (NER) 25
Northern Region (NR) 376
North Western Sub-Region (NWR) 262
Southern Region (SR) 67
Western Region (WR) 215
Total 1348

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 HOW TO APPLY

You can apply for the post by visiting the official website here: www.ssc.nic.in and then go to the apply section where you can fill all the required details.

  • First go to the official website of SSC i.e. www.ssc.nic.in 

  • Click on “latest news” section and click on” Phase-VII/2020/selection posts”
  • Click on new user and fill in your details 
  • After all the details click on submit button and you can pay the fee thereafter. You can pay with either online or offline mode. there is no fee for female candidates and the candidates belong to SC/ST category. whereas candidates belong to unreserved category and OBC category need to pay a fee of Rs 100.
  • Make sure that all the mentioned documents should be uploaded in the prescribed format and size.

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 APPLICATION FEE

A candidate can pay the Application fee either online or offline mode. There is no fee for female candidates and the candidates belonging to SC/ST category whereas candidates belong to unreserved category and OBC category need to pay a fee of Rs 100.

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM ADMIT CARD

SSC Selection Post 2020 Admit Card will be available a week or 15 days before the exam. You can check the official website from time to time to keep yourself updated related to this. After downloading the admit card you will be able to know about your exam date , exam time and exam centre. 

SSC SELECTION POST 2020 EXAM CENTRE

SSC allots various exam centres according to the region candidates applied in. A candidate can select the examination region according to the choice and the centre will be allotted within that region. For SSC Selection Post there are 9 different regions where a candidate can choose according to his/her interest. A candidate gets to know about the SSC Selection Exam centre once the admit cards are issued

RegionExam Centres
Central Region (CR) Prayagraj and Patna
Eastern Region (ER) Kolkata, Bhubaneshwar, Port Blair and Ranchi
Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR) Bengaluru and Thiruvananthapuram
Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR) Bhopal and Raipur
North Eastern Region (NER) Guwahati, Imphal, Shillong, Agartala and Kohima
Northern Region (NR) Delhi, Dehradun and Jaipur
North Western Sub-Region (NWR) Chandigarh, Jammu, Srinagar and Hamirpur
Southern Region (SR) Chennai, Hyderabad, Vijayawada and Vishakhapatnam
Western Region (WR) Mumbai and Ahmedabad

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