SSC CGL Tier 1,2 & 3 Updated Exam Syllabus 2018

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SSC CGL Syllabus 2018

Every year SSC Conducts CGL Exam for recruiting capable candidates for Group B for Governmental posts and Group C for Technical and many various posts are including in CGL Exam. On this page, we are going to share detailed SSC CGL Syllabus for all Tiers. So, you all just need to follow these topics during your SSC CGL Exam Preparation.

SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam is one of the most competitive exams which is conducted by Staff Selection Commission. So, you all just need to aware of SSC CGL Detailed Syllabus, through detailed syllabus candidates can start their preparation accordingly.

Note: In the year of 2016 Staff Selection Commission made few changes in SSC CGL Syllabus. So, on this page, we are going to update the whole Updated SSC CGL Syllabus.

During your SSC CGL Exam Preparation, you all must analyze SSC CGL Previous Year Question Paper So, you can easily analyze the changes in Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme.

Download SSC CGL Tier 2 Answer Key

SSC CGL Tier – 1 Syllabus

Now we are going to provide the detailed syllabus of SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam 2018. Basically CGL Tier-1 Exam Consist 4 Sections i.e. General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. And every section consists 25 questions with 50 Marks for each and every section. Which means there were 100 questions having 200 Marks And with the total time duration of 60 Minutes.

Note Those candidates who are suffering from Cerebral Palsy they all will get total time duration of 80 Minutes.

Every Section consist of various topics so below we are going to provide Section wise Topic Details.

SSC Conduct CGL Exam in 4 phases i.e. Tier-1,2,3 & 4

  • Tier-1: Prelims Exam
  • Tier-2: Mains Exam
  • Tier-3: Descriptive Paper
  • Tier-4 : Interview/ Personality Test/ Skill Test

SSC CGL Tier-1 Detailed Syllabus

As I mentioned above in CGL Tier-1 exam there are 4 Sections which carries various topics So, below we provide section wise topics…

For General Intelligence & Reasoning Section. There are 11 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Seating Arrangement
  2. Directions
  3. Syllogism
  4. Blood Relation
  5. statement and Conclusions
  6. Coding & Decoding
  7. Analogy
  8. Statement and Assumptions
  9. Series Problems
  10. Non-Verbal Reasoning
  11. Ranking

For English Language Section. There are 9 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Improving Sentences
  2. Passage and Close test
  3. Synonyms and Antonyms
  4. Spotting Errors
  5. Active/Passive Voice
  6. Fill in the Blanks
  7. One word substitution
  8. Verbs
  9. Idioms & Phrases

For Quantitative Aptitude Section. There is the total of 16 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Time and distance
  2. Number Theory
  3. Averages
  4. Time and work
  5. Percentages
  6. Ratio & Proportion
  7. Probability
  8. Percentages
  9. Profit and Loss
  10. Simple and Compound Interest
  11. Partnership Business
  12. Discount
  13. Mensuration
  14. Mixture
  15. Trigonometry
  16. Algebra and Geometry

For General Awareness Section. There is total of 14 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Geography
  2. History & Culture
  3. General policy
  4. Economic Scene
  5. Biology
  6. Scientific research
  7. Chemistry
  8. Physics
  9. Current Affairs
  10. Computer Section
  11. Books and Authors
  12. Current GK
  13. Abbreviations
  14. Persons and Place in News

SSC CGL Tier-2 Detailed Syllabus

Now we are going to provide the detailed syllabus of SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam 2018. Basically CGL Tier-2 Exam Consist 4 Sections i.e. Quantitative Ability, English Language & Comprehension, Statistics and General Intelligence (Finance & Economics).

Note: Paper 1 & Paper 3 consists 100 objective type questions having 2 marks for each question and Paper 2 & Paper 4 Consist 200 questions having 1 marks for each and every question.

Best Recommended Books for SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam, Which Means those candidates who get passed their CGL Tier-1 Exam So, from now they all have to start their SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam Preparation so just below we are going to provide all the books name with their Author name.

For English Language Section :

  • For  Objective General English Edition (2012): SP Bakshi
  • For Common errors in English: Kiran Prakashan
  • SSC CGL  English language & Comprehension Tier-2 & CPO Exam Type (Objective) : Kiran Prakashan
  • SSC English Language Chapter-wise Solve papers (Last 15 Years): Kiran Prakashan

For Numerical and Quantitative Section :

  • Quantitative Aptitude For competitive examination 17th  Edition: RS Agarwal
  • SSC CGL Quantitative Abilities, Arithmetical Abilities, with previous year solved papers: Kiran Prakashan

And Those Books which containing both the sections 

  • SSC CGL Main Exam Tier-1 & 2: Arihant
  • SSC all graduate level 1997 up to date, chapter wise Solved  papers: Kiran Prakashan

For Quantitative Ability Section. There is total of 16 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Time and distance
  2. Number Theory
  3. Averages
  4. Time and work
  5. Percentages
  6. Ratio & Proportion
  7. Probability
  8. Percentages
  9. Profit and Loss
  10. Simple and Compound Interest
  11. Partnership Business
  12. Discount
  13. Mensuration
  14. Mixture
  15. Trigonometry
  16. Algebra and Geometry

For English Language & Comprehension Section. There is total of 08 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Filling blanks with appropriate verbs
  2. Error recognition
  3. Articles
  4. Proposition
  5. Spellings
  6. Vocabulary
  7. Sentence Structure & Sentence Completion
  8. Grammar

For Statistics Section. There is total of 12 topics to cover up the whole section.

  1. Measures of Central Tendency
  2. Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistics Data
  3. Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis
  4. Measures of Dispersion
  5. Probability Theory
  6. Correlation and Regression
  7. Sampling Theory
  8. Random Variable and Probability Distributions
  9. Analysis of Variance
  10. Statistical Inference
  11. Index Numbers
  12. Time Series Analysis

For General Studies Section. There is total of 08 topics for Finance and 13 topics for EconomicsProduction Function and Laws of Returns to cover up the whole section.

These topics are for Finance

  1. Business Organization
  2. Accountancy
  3. Macroeconomics and Indian economics
  4. Management
  5. Company Law
  6. Business Statistics & Law
  7. Auditing and Income Tax
  8. Cost Accounting

These topics are for Economics

  1. Production Function and Laws of Returns
  2. Demand and Supply Analysis
  3. Theory of Factor Pricing
  4. Commodity Pricing
  5. Keynesian Theory of Employment
  6. Theory of Employment
  7. Types of sampling
  8. Collection of data and editing of data
  9. Presentation of data
  10. Schedule and questionnaire
  11. National Income and Accounting
  12. Measures of Central Tendency
  13. Agricultural sector

SSC CGL Tier-3 Syllabus

SSC CGL Tier-3 which is also known as Descriptive Paper means it is the totally penned paper mode exam. So, candidates have to choose English or Hindi for writing (Precis/ Essay/ Application or Letter etc). Tier-3 Exam contains 100 marks with the time duration of 60 minutes. And for VH and those candidates who are suffering from Cerebral Palsy, they all will get the total of 80 minutes for completion of CGL Tier-3 Exam.

Basically, a Tier-3 exam is introduced to analyze the writing skill of candidates. Which is very relevant for Government Jobs. The limit of words for Essay or Passage must be 250 words and for Letter/ Application, the word limit is 150 words.

SSC CGL Tier-4 Syllabus

After completion of Tier-3 Exam, those candidates who get passed in CGL Tier-3 Exam they all must appear for Tier-4 phase. In this section of a selection procedure, the commission judge the personality skill, communication skill and candidate’s academic knowledge as well.

So, candidates during your SSC CGL Exam Preparation if you follow this whole Syllabus you can definitely Pass your all CGL Tiers.

SSC CGL Tier-1 Admit Card

Very Soon Staff Selection Commission is going to release SSC CGL Tier-2 Admit Card 2018. According to the officials of SSC CGL, Tier-1 Exam is scheduled from 5th August 2017 to 27th August 2017. And Tier-2 Exam is going to be held on 17th and 22th November 2018. And SSC CGL Tier-3 Exam is going to be held on 21st January 2018. But these are the tentative exam dates which are releases by Staff Selection Commission. In the Duration of Tier-1 Exam, there is no Exam on 7th, 13th, 14th & 15th August 2018. So, Those Candidates who have successfully filled their SSC CGL Online Application Form, very soon will be able to download their Region Wise SSC CGL Tier-1 Admit Card through the link which is mentioned in the below table.

Candidates on 30th October 2018 SSC CGL Tier-1 Result is Declared so candidates if you are one of them who have successfully done their CGL Tier-1 Exam and want to check it results so candidates you can access below-provided link.

Check: SSC CGL Tier-2 Result 2018

Candidates wish you all the luck for SSC CGL Tier-2 Exam. Hope you all get the information regarding CGL Detailed Syllabus.

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