SSC Selection Posts (Phase-XII) Recruitment 2024

Job Title: SSC Selection Posts (Phase-XII/2024) - Recruitment for 2049 Positions

Job Description:

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) invites applications for Selection Posts (Phase-XII/2024) across various levels. Candidates interested in diverse roles across different educational backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The details of the positions, application process, and eligibility criteria are outlined below:

Position: SSC Selection Posts (Phase-XII/2024)

Total Vacancies: 2049

Application Process:

Application Mode: Online through the official SSC website.

Application Fee: Rs. 100/-

Fee Exemption: Women/ SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex Serviceman Candidates (No Fee)

Payment Mode: Online Through BHIM UPI, Net Banking, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit cards

Important Dates:

Starting Date to Apply Online: 26-02-2024

The deadline for online applications is March 18, 2024, until 23:00 Hrs (11:00 PM).

The last date for fee payment is March 19, 2024, until 23:00 Hrs (11:00 PM)

Dates of Window for Application Form Correction: 22-03-2024 to 24-03-2024 (up to 23:00 Hrs)

The tentative date for the Computer Based Examination is May 6th to 8th, 2024.

Age Limit (as on 01-01-2024):

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: 42 Years

Age Relaxation applies as per government norms. After the examination, the Commission will upload Tentative Answer Keys on its website.

Educational Qualification:

Matric Level: 10th Class Pass

Intermediate Level: 10+2 Pass

Graduation & Above: Any Degree from a recognized institution.

Detailed qualification requirements are available in the official notification.

Scheme of Examination:

Candidates applying for SSC Selection Posts (Phase-XII/2024) will undergo a Computer Based Examination with the following scheme:

Examination Format:

Three distinct Computer Based Examinations will be administered, each comprising Objective Type Multiple Choice questions.

Examinations are categorized based on the minimum Educational Qualification of Matriculation, Higher Secondary, and Graduation & above levels.

Subjects, Marks, and Duration:

Part A: General Intelligence

Number of Questions: 25

Maximum Marks: 50

Part B: General Awareness

Number of Questions: 25

Maximum Marks: 50

Part C: Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)

Number of Questions: 25

Maximum Marks: 50

Part D: English Language (Basic Knowledge)

Number of Questions: 25

Maximum Marks: 50

The total duration of the examination is 60 minutes, with an extended duration of 80 minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per paragraphs 9.1, 9.2, and 9.3 above.

Negative Marking:

Each wrong answer will result in a deduction of 0.50 marks.

Normalization of Scores:

Marks scored by candidates in the Computer Based Examination will be normalized using the formula published by the Commission.

Normalized scores shall be employed to ascertain the final merit list and set the cut-off marks..

Skill Tests:

Where specified in the Essential Qualification, skill tests such as Typing, Data Entry, Computer Proficiency, etc., will be administered. These tests will serve as qualifying assessments.

Minimum Qualifying Standards:

The Commission reserves the discretion to fix different minimum qualifying standards in each component of the Examination.

Tentative Answer Keys:

The Commission's website will host Tentative Answer Keys following the examination.

Candidates may submit representations, if any, within the time limit given by the Commission through online modality only, on payment of Rs 100/- per question.

The Commission will scrutinize representations before finalizing the Answer Keys. No representations regarding Answer Keys shall be entertained later.

Indicative Syllabus for Computer Based Examination:

Detailed syllabus including General Intelligence, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language for Matriculation level and other levels is provided in the official notification.

Application Process:

Candidates should carefully read the recruitment notice and ensure they meet all eligibility criteria including age limit, educational qualifications, and any other specified requirements.

Only applications submitted through the official SSC website will be considered.

Incomplete or ineligible applications will be rejected at any stage of the recruitment process without notice.

Candidates are advised to keep all necessary documents ready before starting the application process.

The candidature of applicants will be provisional throughout the recruitment process.


For any difficulties in filling the application form, candidates can contact the toll-free helpline number: 1800 309 3063.


The government aims to achieve gender balance, and women candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Selection will be based on merit and performance in the Computer Based Examination.

The Commission reserves the right to make changes to the recruitment process, if necessary.

For more details, candidates are advised to refer to the official notification available on the SSC website

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