List of SSC Exams 2021

6 minute read
SSC Exams

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is an esteemed Indian organization which recruits marvellous candidates for various posts in the Ministries and Departments under the Government of India. A majority of competitive exams are conducted by SSC through which the organizations hire potential candidates for more than 20 types of job profiles ranging from Group B, C and D services. Those who are in search of triumph as early as after class 10th or 12th, SSC exams are the ultimate gateway to reach your career prospects. We all are familiar and allured by the galore amenities that reputable government jobs offer. But as they say- Nothing comes easy. If you want to secure a government job with minimum educational qualification and aspire to work at organisations like the Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Railways etc., then read our exclusive blog on the list of SSC exams that are likely to occur in 2021.

Latest: Indian Army Bharti 2021 – Grab Your Chance to Join Indian Army

Upcoming SSC Exam Dates 2021

The SSC Exam Schedule 2021 for different exams is listed below:

SSC Examination SSC Exam Dates
SSC CHSL 2019 (Tier-II DES) 14 February 2021
SSC JHT 2020 (Paper-II DES) 14 February 2021
SSC JE 2019 (Paper-II DES) 21 March 2021
SSC JE 2020 (Paper-1 CBE) 22 March 2021 to 25 March 2021
SSC CPO 2019 ( Paper-II CBE) 26 March 2021
SSC Stenographer 2020 (CBE) 29 March 2021 to 31 March 2021
SSC CHSL 2020 (Tier-I CBE)  12 April 2021 to 27 April 2021
SSC CGL 2020 (Tier-I CBE) 29 May 2021 to 7 June 2021
SSC MTS 2020 (Paper-I CBE) 1 July 2021 to 20 July 2021
SSC CPO 2020 (Paper-II CBE)  12 July 2021
SSC GD Constable 2020 (CBE)  2 August 2021 to 25 August 2021

SSC Exam List 

  • Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) 10+2 Examination
  • Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGL)
  • Stenographers Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Examination
  • Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination
  • IMD Scientific Assistant Exam 
  • SSC Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA & SSF Examination 
  • Section Officer (Audit| Commercial) Examination
  • Food Corporation of India (FCI) Examination 
  • Junior Engineer (Civil and Electrical) Examination
  • Junior Translator (CSOLS)/ Junior Hindi Translator Examination  
  •  Lower Divisio Grade Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (LDC) 
  • SSC Direct Recruitment (Selection Posts)
  • Sub Inspector In CPOs Exam

About SSC Exams

Government job comes with great responsibilities. There may arise sudden scenarios where you will be expected to tackle situations that might require excellent critical analysis over bookish knowledge. Hence, the SSC exams strive to test the overall knowledge of applicants through a rigorous selection process. Usually, the exams are divided into stages like Tier 1, 2 etc followed by an interview or a skill test for some profiles. The foremost written examination is more or less the same for major profiles. An objective type test will be conducted online in both Hindi and English languages which students are open to choose. The total number of questions and the duration of the exam varies from one another. SSC English Comprehension, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness are the main parameters on which the candidates will be evaluated. Apart from this some SSC exams for technical profiles also include a section of Quantitative reasoning and Mathematics.   


SSC CGL is one of the most sought-after graduate-level competitive exams conducted at the All-India level.  Through this exam, you can acquire prestigious jobs under Group B and C profiles. This SSC Exam is further divided into Tier I, Tier II, Tier III, and Tier IV. While the first two levels will be computer-based, the tier-III will be a paper-based test. Those who qualify the first three levels will be then required to appear for the computer proficiency or data entry skill tests. The most essential requirement to take the examination is a graduate degree. 


If you have qualified your class 12th examinations and are planning to get into government services right away, then SSC CHSL can help you attain your career aspiration at an early age. The exam opens a gateway of opportunities and offers lucrative job profiles such as Data Entry Operator or Lower Division Clerk. Those who have qualified class 12th examination and belong to the age group of 18-27 can appear for it. The exam is conducted in Tier 1 and Tier 2 followed by the skill test or typing test.  

Here is SSC CHSL Syllabus!


To shortlist technically dexterous individuals and upgrade them with prestigious government jobs, it conducts a special competitive exam– SSC JE. Out of all the SSC exams, If you are planning to take this particular one, you must possess a BTech or BE degree in the discipline you wish to appear for. The exam is divided into 2 parts, Paper 1 is the common written test whereas Paper 2 is the technical examination which aims to gauge the technical knowledge of the candidates. By qualifying the exam, applicants can enter esteemed organizations under the profiles of JE Electrical, Mechanical, Civil etc 

SSC Stenography ‘C’ and ‘D’

SSC Stenographer exam is one of the most opted SSC exams as it is a boon for the candidates who struggle with mathematics. It is conducted for the recruitment of posts like Stenographer Grade C (Group B Non-Gazetted) and Grade D (Group C) in various prestigious organisations in the country. There will only be one written objective type examination which will be conducted online followed by a skills test. For grade D and C profiles the skills set has different parameters whereas the written test is common for both. After clearing your class 12th examination, you can target the exam.  

SSC Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical Staff)

The ones wanting to start their career after class 10th can also go for SSc exams such as SSC MTS. Through the SSC Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical Staff) exam the potential candidates are selected to for the popular profiles under the Indian Government. The exam is divided into 2 phases, wherein the 1st paper is Computer Based Exam and 2nd Paper is a descriptive examination. Candidates willing to appear for this exam must have a valid 10th class mark sheet and belong to an age group of 18-27.

Junior Translator (CSOLS)/ Junior Hindi Translators

You can easily secure a government job as a Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator or as a Hindi Pradhyapak by qualifying the SSC Junior Translator  (CSOLS)/ Junior Hindi Translators exam. As in the aforementioned exams, this is also bifurcated into two parts the written objective test followed by a descriptive exam. The individuals planning to appear for the examination should not have crossed the age limit of 30 years.  

SSC Food Corporation of India (FCI)

The graduate students wanting to seek a job under the reputed Food Corporation of India, they can choose SSC FCI from all the SSC exams. A multitude of technical and non-technical profiles can be targeted through this exam depending upon your educational qualification. The general written test is common for both profiles. Further, for the technical profiles candidates have to undergo a discipline-oriented whereas, for the non-technical positions, applicants have to qualify a skill test.

SSC Exams Recruitment

Here are the major posts and openings for SSC exams:

SSC Exam Jobs
SSC CGL Assistant Audit Officer
Assistant Section Officer
Inspector of Income Tax
Junior Statistical Officer
Tax Assistant
Upper Division Clerk
SSC JE Civil Engineer
Electrical Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Quantity Surveyors
SSC CHSL Lower Divisional Clerk
Junior Secretariat Assistant
Postal Assistant
Sorting Assistant
Data Entry Operator
SSC GD  Constable in:
Border Security Force (BSF)
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
National Investigation Agency (NIA)
Secretariat Security Force (SSF)
Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles
SSC CPO Delhi Police
Central Armed Police Forces
Assistant Sub Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force
SSC Stenographer Stenographer


Thus, we hope that through this blog we have provided you with the essential information about the above-mentioned SSC exams. If you are struggling with your career choices and do not know which direction to proceed in? Contact Leverage Edu and our career experts will guide you about the right career choices. You can also use our AI tool to know about the leading courses and universities across the globe.   

Leave a Reply

Required fields are marked *



15,000+ students realised their study abroad dream with us. Take the first step today. Indian Exams
Talk to an expert