Upcoming SSC Exam Dates - [updated] SSC Exam Calendar 2020-2021

SSC Exam DateThe Staff Selection Commission has revised the SSC Exam Dates 2020 for all the SSC exams due to the prevailing Covid-19 situation. The notification for rescheduling of SSC Exam Dates released on July 21st 2020. Go through the detailed notice as released by SSC.

SSC Exam Dates 2020 Revised

Earlier, after assessing the situation amid coronavirus pandemic SSC released a notification on June 1st 2020 to announce the new SSC Exam Dates for all SSC exams.

Government Exam 2020

The Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in India has not only urged the Government to do country-wide lockdown but also led to cancellation or postponement of various All India Level competitive examinations.

The table below highlights the main Staff Selection Commission exams scheduled to be conducted this year but are postponed due to the spread of Coronavirus in India.

SSC Exam Dates Postponed amid COVID-19
Exam Names SSC Exam dates Postponed due to Covid-19
SSC CHSL March 17 – March 28, 2020 Yes
SSC CGL March 3rd – March 9th, 2020 No
SSC JE March 30th – April 2nd, 2020 Yes
SSC CPO September 29th – October 5th 2020 Yes
SSC GD Notification Not released No
SSC MTS Notification Not released No
SSC Stenographer May 5th, 2020 Yes

The SSC Exams are crucial for candidates trying to get into various posts in different offices, Departments, Ministries under Govt. of India. A proper idea of the different exams along with the knowledge of important updates makes it easier on the part of aspirants to score well.

The SSC exam dates for the year 2020-2021 has been released with the official SSC Exam Calendar. Staff Selection Commission conducts multiple exams for various posts. This article will upkeep you with the upcoming SSC exams for the year 2020- 2021.

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SSC has released the important dates for the upcoming SSC Exams through SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21. Candidates should also keep referring to the SSC official notification for any changes in the upcoming SSC Exam date.

This official SSC Exam calendar gives the proper idea of the upcoming SSC exam dates and thus helps candidates prepare for the exam in a comfortable way. Know about the various important Staff Selection Commission exam dates like online application start date and closing date, examination date, result date and everything related to SSC Exam Calendar.

Candidates can download the SSC exam calendar for reference to know various Staff Selection Commission exam dates.

SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21:- Download PDF Here

SSC Exam Calendar 2018-19:-Download PDF Here

The exams conducted by the SSC are:

  1. SSC CGL
  3. SSC JE
  4. SSC GD
  5. SSC CPO
  6. SSC MTS
  7. SSC Stenographer

The different important dates as per the SSC Exam Calendar and details related to the various upcoming SSC Exams are as follows:

SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21

SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21

SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21

You can also download the PDF of SSC Exam Calendar 2020 – 2021 at the top or bottom of this page.

SSC CGL Exam Dates

Staff Selection Commission conducts the Combined Graduate Level Examination for filling up Group “B” and Group “C” posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India.

As per the SSC CGL exam dates given in the official SSC CGL notification, the online application for SSC CGL exam 2020 started on October 22, 2019 and lasted till November 11, 2019. The dates for SSC CGL 2020 Tier I for is March 2. 2020.

The SSC CGL Exam consists of four stages.

The table below gives an idea about the tentative SSC CGL Exam dates for the year 2020. 2019 and 2018 as a reference.

SSC CGL Exam SSC CGL Exam date 2020 SSC CGL Exam Date 2018 – 19
Online application 22.10.2019 to 22.11.2019 05.05.2018 to 04.06.2018
Tier I March 2, 2020, to March 11, 2020
  • 04.06.2019 to 13.06.2019
  • Re-examination for 4825 candidates on 19.06.2019
Tier II 14 Oct 2020 to 17 Oct 2020

November 2nd to November 5th 2020 (Revised Dates)

11.09.2019 to 13.09.2019.
Tier III To be notified 29.12.2019
Tier IV To be notified To be notified
Result declaration (tentative) Tier I- July 1st 2020

Tier II – to be announced

20.08.2019(for Tier I)

Yet to be announced for other phases

For more information related to the SSC CGL exam, refer to the table below:

SSC CHSL Exam Dates

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) (10+2) Examination.

As per the SSC CHSL Exam dates specified in the official notification, the online application of SSC CHSL exam 2019-20 started on December 3, 2019 and ended on January 10, 2020. The SSC CHSL exam date for the Tier I exam is March 16, 2020 to March 27, 2020.

The SSC CHSL Exam is for the recruitment of Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA), Data Entry Operator (DEO).

The various important SSC CHSL Exam dates are given below:

SSC CHSL Exam SSC CHSL Exam Date 2020 SSC CHSL Exam Date 2019 SSC CHSL Exam Date 2018
Online application 30-11-2020 to 15-12-2020 03-12-2019 to 10-01-2020 05-03-2019 to 05-04-2019
Tier I (Computer-based Exam) To be announced 17-08-2020 to 21-08-2020

October 12th – October 16th 2020 (Revised Dates) 

01-07-2019 to 26-07-2019
Tier II (Descriptive Exam) To be announced To be notified 29-09-2019
Result declaration (Tentative) To be announced Yet to be announced for Tier I & Tier II Yet to be announced for Tier I & Tier II

For more information related to the SSC CHSL exam, refer to the table below:

SSC JE Exam Dates

SSC JE exam is one of the competitive exams to get recruited as a Junior Engineer(Civil, Mechanical, Electrical ) into various organizations, departments under the Government of India.

The SSC JE Exam has 2 papers- Paper I and Paper II as a part of the Examination process.

Candidates should know all the relevant details related to the SSC JE Exam.

The table below gives an idea regarding the SSC JE Exam dates:

SSC JE Exam SSC JE Exam Date 2020 SSC JE Exam Date 2019 SSC JE Exam Date 2018
Online application 04-08-2020 to 03-09-2020 13-08-2019 to 12-09-2019 01-02-2019 to 25-02-2019
Paper I (Computer-based exam) February 2021 01-09-2020 to 04-09-2020

October 27th 2020 – October 30th 2020 (Revised Dates)

23-09-2019 to 27-09-2019
Paper-II (Conventional) To be notified To be notified 29-12-2019
Result declaration (Tentative) To be notified To be notified Yet to be announced for both the papers

Candidates can check the detailed information regarding the SSC JE Apply Online procedure on the linked page.

For more information related to upcoming SSC exam for Junior Engineer post, refer to the table below:

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SSC GD Exam Dates

SSC conducts the GD examination for recruitment to the posts of Constable (General Duty) in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), NIA & SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles (AR).

Candidates trying to get into these posts must be aware of the SSC GD exam and important dates as the Staff Service Commission keeps altering the exam date.

The table below gives an idea on the SSC GD Exam date:

SSC GD Exam SSC GD Exam Date 2020 SSC GD Exam Date 2019 SSC GD Exam Date 2018
Online application To be announced 17.09.2019 to 16.10.2019 21.07.2018 to 20.08.2018
Phase I (Computer-based exam) To be announced 09 .12.2019, to 13.12.2019 11th February 2019 to 11th March 2019
Phase II (Physical Test) To be announced 21.06.2020 29-12-2019
Result declaration (Tentative) To be announced May-June 2020 (tentative) for Phase I 20.06.2019

For more information related to the SSC GD exam, refer to the table below:

SSC CPO Exam Dates

SSC CPO Exam is conducted to recruit candidates for various posts under the Central police Force like Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and Assistant Sub Inspectors in Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).

The SSC CPO Exam is conducted in 4 stages. Candidates should be aware of the exam pattern and the Staff Selection Commission Exam dates for the SSC CPO to avoid any sort of confusion during the exam.

The table below gives an idea on the SSC CPO Exam date:

SSC CPO Exam SSC CPO Exam Date 2020 SSC CPO Exam Date 2019 SSC CPO Exam Date 2018
Online application 17th June 2020 to 16th July 2020 17.09.2019 to 15.10.2019 03.03.2018 to 02.04.2018
Paper I 29 Sept 2020 to 5th Oct 2020

November 23rd – November 26th 2020 (Revised Dates)


11.12.2019 to 13.12.2019 12.03.2019 to 16.03.2019
Paper-II 1st March 2021 To be notified 27.09.2019
Result declaration (Tentative) To be notified To be notified 25.05.2019 for Paper I

The relevant dates for the Physical Test and Medical Examination will be announced by the SSC on the official website. Candidates should visit the SSC official website (https://ssc.nic.in) on a daily basis to get accurate dates for these exams.

For more information related to upcoming SSC exam for the CPO post, refer to the table below:

SSC MTS Exam Dates

The SSC MTS Exam Dates 2020 is not yet declared as the notification for the same is not released by the commission yet. The tentative dates for the release of SSC MTS notification in June/July 2020 as per SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21. Candidates can check SSC MTS Notification for updates on 2020 recruitment exam.

The Staff Selection Commission released the SSC MTS 2019 recruitment notification on April 22nd, 2019, The details of the SSVC MTS 2019 Exam dates are as mentioned below.

SSC MTS Exam Dates 2019
SSC MTS Exam events SSC MTS 2019 Exam Dates
SSC MTS 2019 Notification Released April 22nd 2019
SSC MTS Online Registration 22nd April – 29th May 2019
SSC MTS Admit Card Paper I July 2019
SSC MTS Exam Date Paper I 2019 2nd August – 22nd August 2019
SSC MTS Paper I result 5th November 2019
SSC MTS Exam Date Paper II 2019 17th November 2019 (Postponed)24th November 2019
SSC MTS Paper II Result Not Declared Yet

Further details on the SSC MTS Exam can be checked on the given link.

SSC Stenographer Exam Dates

The Staff Selection Commission will announce the exam date for SSC Stenographer exam 2020 after the release of official notification for 2020 recruitment. The 2020 notification of SSC Stenographer is expected to release by September 2020.

Currently, SSC Stenographer 2019 exam is under the process and the commission announced new dates for SSC Stenographer 2019 Computer Based Test on June 1st 2020.  As per the notification, SSC Stenographer Exam 2019 is scheduled from September 10th 2020 to September 12th 2020.

The SSC Exam Date for Stenographer CBT I scheduled on May 5th 2020 was postponed due to coronavirus pandemic. Candidates can check the relevant SSC schedule for Stenographer Exam 2019.

SSC Stenographer Exam 2019
Exam Events SSC Stenographer Exam Dates
SSC Stenographer Exam Notification September 20th, 2019
SSC Stenographer Application Form September 20th, 2019
SSC Stenographer Registration last date October 18th 2019
SSC Stenographer 2019 Admit Card To be notified
SSC Stenographer Exam Grade C & Grade D May 5th 2020 (Postponed)

September 10th – September 12th 2020 (New Date)

November 16th – November 18th 2020 (Revised Dates)

SSC Exam Calendar 2020-21:- Download PDF Here

SSC Exam Calendar:-Download PDF Here

Candidates appearing for any of the  SSC exams should visit the official website of SSC on a regular basis as the Staff Service Commission uploads relevant information regarding the upcoming SSC exams, postponement of exams or re-examination. Based on the SSC exam dates as specified in the SSC exam calendar, candidates need to plan their study schedule to get a good score in the upcoming SSC Exams.

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Frequently Asked Question – SSC Exam Dates 2020

Q.1. Will the commission postpone the SSC Exams?

Ans. Yes, as per the latest notification released by the Staff Selection Commission the SSC Junior Engineer exam scheduled to start from March 30th and SSC CHSL 2019 exam Tier I for which started from March 17th are postponed due to the spread of Covid-19. The new SSC Exam dates and admit cards will be notified as soon as it is released on the official website.

Q.2. How many vacancies are released for SSC CGL in 2019?

Ans. The Staff Selection Commission has released teh tentative SSC CGL vacancies for 2019 recruitment. As per the notification released, the tentative vacancies for SSC CGL 2019 exam is 8582. Check SSC CGL for the detailed post-wise vacancy.

Q.3. What are the important subjects included in different SSC exam?

Ans. The subjects that are common for various SSC exams are Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability, English and General Awareness. However, there are SSC exams that require candidates to have professional knowledge as well. A detailed list of subjects and topics covered is given in SSC syllabus page.

Q.4. Is SSC Exam conducted in Online Mode?

Ans. Yes, all the exams conducted by the Staff Selection Commission are computer-based exams conducted online.

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