Latest updates on SSC CGL admit card

Students appearing for any government exam in India is required to carry their admit card. It not only verifies that the right person is appearing for the exam but also proves that the applicant is well-acquainted with the rules of the examination. The Staff Selection Commission, popularly known as SSC conducts Combined Graduate Level or CGL exams every year to recruit students for the posts of Grade “C” and Grade “B” category in different Government Ministries. Just like any other exam, there are certain rules for appearing in the SSC CGL examination.

SSC CGL Admit Card

When the SSC CGL admit card will be released, the students will be informed through their official website. The candidates who have submitted their mobile number and email Id will receive the SSC CGL admit card releasing notification, on its official website. This admit card is supposed to be published soon on the official website of SSC. The aspirants who have registered for the SSC CGL 2020 will need to download their admit card from its official website as soon as admit card are released. 

Examination Name

SSC CGL exam or Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level Examination

Conducting Body

Staff Selection Commission or SSC

Official Website 

Mode of examination


Documents to take along with SSC CGL admit card 

The SSC CGL admit card entails that the candidate can appear in the examination. However, it does not prove a candidate’s identity. Therefore, candidates are advised to carry a photo id proof along with their admit card at the examination hall. 

Here is the list of things that are considered as a valid id proof at the SSC CGL examination centre: 

  • Aadhaar card

  • Pan card

  • Passport

  • Voter Id

There list of following documents that are not considered as valid ID proof in the SC CGL examination hall: 

  • Ration card

  • Utility bills

  • Post office Id

  • College Id

  • Any document that is not issued by the Government of India. 

How to download SSC CGL admit card

There are high chances to encounter problems in the rush hour. Therefore, students are required to collect their SSC CGL admit card beforehand to avoid any technical issues. The following are the steps to download SSC CGL admit card: 

  • 1st Step: First the applicant needs to visit the official website of SSC, which is 

  • 2nd Step: Then go to the SSC CGL admit card portal. There will be a list of regional websites.

  • 3rd Step: Select your own region from the list. 

  • 4th Step: Then you need to click on SSC CGL e-admit card link.

  • 5th Step: Enter all the necessary details like your application number, date of birth, age etc. 

  • 6th Step: Once you have filled up all the necessary details, click on the submit button. 

  • 7th Step: After that, you can view your SSC CGL admit card on the screen. 

  • 8th Step: Then you can download your SSC CGL admit card. For further reference, you can print out a hard copy of your admit card. 

Things mentioned on the SSC CGL exam admit card 

Every applicant needs to collect the SSC CGL admit card before appearing for the examination. The admit card verifies the candidate appearing for the examination. The following is the list of details mentioned in the SSC CGL admit card: 

  • Candidate Name

  • Registration number

  • Roll number

  • Examination Venue

  • Password

  • Scheduled date 

  • Reporting time of the exam

  • Photograph 

  • List of documents to be carried

  • Signature

  • Instructions to be followed

SSC CGL important dates 

SSC one by one release admits cards for tier I, II, III, IV examination. The admit card for tier 2 is given to the students who have qualified the tier 1 examination. Likewise, the admit card for other tiers is given to the students who qualify the previous examination. The following are the important dates of SSC CGL exam.

SSC CGL exam 2020


SSC CGL 2020 Tier 1 Admit Card circulation started region wise

16th May 2020

Re-Exam of SSC CGL admit card released on

17th June 2020

Final SSC CGL admit card for Tier 1 released on

28th May 2020

Tier 1 computer-based exam conducted on 

4th – 13th Jun 2020

Tier 1 re-exam date

19th Jun 2020

Tier 2 admit card circulation 

From Aug to Sep 2020

Tier 2 computer-based exam

11th to 14th Sep 2020

Tier 3 admit card circulation 

Just a week before the exam

 Tier 3 descriptive test will be held on 

29th Dec 2020

Tier 4 call letter

not announced

Tier 4 Computer Proficiency Test  will be conducted on 

not announced

Tier 4 Computer Skill Test will be conducted on 

not announced

Document Verification of Tier 4

not announced

What to do when you forget SSC CGL registration ID or password? 

If you are downloading SC CGL admit card for the first time then registration Id is important. However, many students tend to forget their registration Id or password. In such situations, you can visit the SSC official website and search your SSC CGL admit card by name. Nevertheless, it is essential to keep your registration Id safe because you might need later as well. Therefore, SSC provides a way to retrieve your registration Id and password. 

These following steps will help you retrieve your registration Id:

  • 1st Step: First the applicant needs to visit the official website of SSC, which is 

  • 2nd Step: Then you need to select your state. 

  • 3rd Step: Enter your registered mobile number or the email Id. 

  • 4th Step: You will receive a message with a link to reset your password and your registration Id through mail or message. 

This way you can retrieve your SSC CGL registration Id and password if you lose it. Securing a job in the government sector is a dream of many youngsters. SSC CGL gives you a chance to get closer to your dream. Therefore, collect your SSC CGL admit card on time to be eligible to appear in the examination.

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