A large number of unemployed individuals in India apply for jobs in public sector. It is believed by many that government jobs are more secure than job in private sectors. Apart from it, most of the government jobs offer other amenities and benefits such as maternity leave, gratuity plans, pension etc. They are believed to be not just securing your present but your future as well.Every year a large number of students undergo SSC recruitment examination. Staff selection commission is government body entrusted with the responsibility of recruiting Non-Gazette staff in various ministries and departments of government of India. It chiefly recruits individuals in Group C & Group B posts in departments of Government of India. The Fields or department in which one can enter through SSC recruitment 2013 includes Jr. Accountants, Upper Division Clerks, Divisional Accountants, Inspectors of Income Tax/ Central Excise, Sub-Inspectors in Central Police Organizations including CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP and SSB and the CBI.Staff Selection Commission was established in 1976 under the Ministry of Personnel & Training, Govt. of India for conducting examination and recruiting individuals for various central government offices situated across the country. Initially it was named as Subordinate Service Commission but it was later changed to Staff Selection Commission. Presently, it conducts recruitment examinations for vacant positions in various ministries, departments and directorates, the offices of Comptroller and Auditor General of India and its Accountant General offices, Election Commission and Central Vigilance Commission. The Staff Selection Commission is presently the largest recruiting agency in the country which has nine Regional Offices nationwide, located at Bangalore, Chennai, Allahabad, Guwahati, New Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai and sub-regional offices at Raipur and Chandigarh. The commission (SSC) has its head office in New DelhiAs a large number of students apply for each vacancy posted by SSC, many students start preparing for it much earlier than notification of vacancy and the exam. Many other prefer to take tuition from coaching institutes that prepare students for not just SSC recruitment but almost all government job exams. One can easily get updates on upcoming SSC recruitment 2013 exam schedule through Employment news. With the use of internet, it has become easy to stay updated with information on schedule of government exams held across the country. There are many sites that feature frequent updates on all government exams. If one is willing to serve the country through a government job, they should keep themselves updated with latest news on government exams through internet. As competition is tough for each vacancy in the government sector, it is advisable to start preparation much earlier and devote regular hours of study and discipline to succeed.