Staff Selection Commission

The Government of India, in the Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms vide its Resolution No. 46/1(S)/74-Estt.(B) dated the 4th November, 1975 constituted a Commission called the Subordinate Services Commission which has subsequently been re-designated as Staff Selection Commission effective from the 26th September, 1977 to make recruitment to various Class III (now Group “C”) (non-technical) posts in the various Ministries/Departments of the Govt. of India and in Subordinate Offices. The functions of the Staff Selection Commission have been enlarged from time to time and now it carries out the recruitment also to all Group “B” posts in the pay scale of Rs 9300 to 34800 with a grade pay of Rs 42000 The functions of the Staff Selection Commission were redefined by the Government of India, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions vide its Resolution No.39018/1/98-Estt.(B) dated 21st May 1999 (may be seen under the heading Resolution). The new constitution and functions of the Staff Selection Commission came into effect from 1st June 1999.

The Staff Selection Commission is an attached office of the Department of Personnel and Training and comprises of Chairman, two Members and a Secretary-cum-Controller of Examinations who are appointed on such terms and conditions as may be prescribed by the Central Government from time to time. The Commission is provided such supporting staff as considered necessary by the Central Government.

List of Department Exam

Name of Examination
Grade ‘C’ Stenographers Ltd. Depttl. Cpmpt. Examination.
UD Grade Ltd. Depttl. Compt. Examination.
Clerks Grade (For Group ‘D’ Staff only) Examination.

List of Open Exam

Name of Examination
Posts to be filled
Combined Graduate Level Examination
Assistants ,in CSS,AFHQ, MEA etc, Inspectors in Central Excise/Preventive Officer/Income Tax, Inspector of Posts, Sub Inspector in CBI, Divl Accountants, Auditors,UDC etc
Tax Assistant Examination
Tax Assistant in CBDT & CBEC
Statistical Investigators (SSS) Grade IV Examination
Statistical Investigators (SSS( Grade IV in Deptt. of Statistice & PI
Junior Engineers(Civil & Elect) Examination
Junior Engineers (Civil & Elect) in CPWD/Deptt of Posts,Military Engineering Service
Junior Translators (CSOLS) Examination
Junior Translators of CSOLS Cadre in DOL
Section Officer (Comml Audit) Examination
Section Officer(Commercial Audit)
Deputy Field Officer (Cab Sectt) Examination
Deputy Field Officer(Cabinet Sectt)
8. Data Entry Operator(DEO) Examination
Data Entry Operator(DEO)
Sub Inspector in CPOs Examination
Sub Inspector in CPOs
Section Officer (Audit) Examination
Section Officer (Audit)
Combined Matric Level Examination
Steno Gr”C”, Steno Gr “D”, & LDC
Section Officer (Accounts) Examination
Section Officer(Accounts)

SSC Combined Graduate Preliminary Examination →

SSC Stenographer’s Grade C Examination →

SSC Stenographer’s Grade ‘D’ Examination →

SSC Assistant Grade Examination →

SSC Clerks Grade Examination →

Staff Selection Commission SSC Tentative Schedule for Examinations to Be Held During 2012