Section Officers (Commercial)
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) holds an examination for
recruitment to the posts of Section Officers (Commercial) in the office of
Comptroller and Auditor General of India.
Age Limit: 18-25 years but relaxable in case of
Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes, Departmental Candidates and few such other
reserved categories of persons as specified by the commission.
Educational Qualification: Must hold a Bachelor's Degree from a
recognised University with at least 50% marks.
Desirable Qualification: Master’s Degree in Commerce of recognised
This test is objective type and contains questions in Commerce only.
Note: Commission will have full discretion to fix
minimum qualifying marks in the proficiency test. Only those candidates would be
eligible to be called for interview who secure minimum cut-off marks as may be
fixed by the commission, in its discretion. Commission will nominate recommended
candidates in due course to the O/O C&AG and posting of selected candidates will
be made by that office.
The objective multiple choice type test shall comprise 200
questions covering all the subjects of commerce commonly taught in the Degree
course of Indian Universities, namely, Accountancy, Business Economics,
Taxation, Company Law, Auditing, Business communication, Mathematical Ability,
International trade, Marketing and Advertising, Business
Management, Business organisation,
The application form
must be submitted in the form published in the
Employment News / Rozgar Samachar. The application form may be typed out
in double space or hand written neatly, but format should be the same as
published. The applications should be submitted to the concerned Regional
Director as listed in the notification.
How to prepare :
The candidates must undergo prolonged preparation to take the
examination. The examination is aimed at judging the knowledge of the candidate
specially in commerce. For the objective test, one needs to start practicing
early and regularly. A good book on the basics of General Knowledge, supported
by a good newspaper and competitive magazine can greatly assist a candidate to
do well in the interview.
Department of Personnel and Training
Ministry of Personnel,
Public Grievances & Pensions
Block No. 12, Kendriya Karyalay Parisar,
Lodi Road New Delhi-110003
Tele: +91-11- 24360619