SSC CGL Syllabus 2018 & Exam Pattern

SSC CGL SYLLABUS

SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2018 

Check the below table for detailed SSC CGL 2018 Exam Pattern which includes subjects, questions, marks and duration of SSC CGL Tier I, Tier II, Tier III and Tier IV. 

S. No.

Exam

Exam mode

01.

SSC CGL Tier I 2018

Online (Objective)

02.

SSC CGL Tier II 2018

Online (Objective)

03.

SSC CGL Tier III 2018
(Descriptive Paper)

Offline (Pen & Paper)

04.

SSC CGL Tier IV 2018
(Skill Test)

Document Verification/ Computer Proficiency Test

 

SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern

Subject

Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Duration

General Intelligence & Reasoning 

25

50

60 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

General English

25

50

General Awareness

25

50 

SSC CGL Tier II Exam Pattern

 

Paper

Subject

Questions

Maximum
Marks

Time
Duration

Paper I

Quantitative Aptitude

100

200

2 Hours

Paper II

General English 

200

200

2 Hours

Paper III

Statistics

100

200

2 Hours

Paper IV

General Studies
(Finance & Economics)

100

200

2 Hours

 

SSC CGL Tier III Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier III
Exam Scheme

Maximum
Marks

Time Duration

Exam Mode

Descriptive Paper in English or Hindi

(Writing of Essay/ Precis/ Letter/ Application etc.)

100

60 Minutes

For VH/ OH (afflicted with Cerebral Palsy/ deformity in writing hand) – 80 Minutes

Pen & Paper Mode

SSC CGL Tier IV Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier IV Skill Test

Maximum Marks

Time

for the Posts of

Data Entry Speed Test

Qualifying in nature

15 Minutes

Tax Assistant (CBDT & CBEC)

Computer Proficiency Test (Word Processing/ Excel Sheet/ PowerPoint)

Qualifying in nature

45 Minutes

Assistant Section Officer in CSS, MEA, SFIO, GSI,

SSC CGL Syllabus 2018

1. SSC CGL Syllabus for Reasoning & General Intelligence - Tier I

Syllabus of SSC CGL Reasoning subject can be understood better by designing in a tabular structure. 

General Mental Ability

Non-Verbal Reasoning

Alphabet Test

Paper cutting & folding

Analogy

Embedded figures.

Arithmetic Reasoning

Figure formation & Analysis

Blood Relation

Series

Classification

Cube & Dice

Coding decoding

Mirror Image

Distance direction test

Water Image

Matrix

Pattern Completion

Logical Venn diagram

 Counting of figures.

Missing Number

 -

 

2. SSC CGL Syllabus for General Awareness - Tier I

SSC CGL syllabus for GK can be further categorized into two sections as we've discussed below-

General Awareness Topics

Sub Topics

Current Affairs

International Affairs

National Affairs

Economy & Finance

Economics

Features of Indian Economy

Geography

of India

World Geography

Physical Geography

History

History of India

World History

Indian Polity & Constitution

Indian Polity & Constitution

Science & Technology

Biology

Chemistry

Computer

Discoveries & Inventions

Other Information

Physics

Space, Defence in India

Static GK

Honours & Awards

Important Dates

Miscellaneous

National & International Organizations

Other Information

Sports

Art & Culture

Books & Authors

 

3. SSC CGL Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus - Tier I

We've structured SSC CGL Maths syllabus in multiple sections below. Now you can see how quants syllabus can be divided separately.

Arithmetic

Advance Maths

Average

Geometry

Boat & Stream

Mensuration

Compound & Simple Interest

Data Interpretation

LCM & HCF

Trigonometry

Mixture & Alligation

  Degree and Radian Measures, Histogram

Partnership

  Standard Identities

Percentages

 Complementary angles

Pipes & Cistern

  Heights and Distances

Problem on Ages

 Histogram

Profit loss & Discount

 Frequency polygon

Ration Proportion

 Bar diagram & Pie chart

Speed, time, and work

 

Time work & wages

 

 

4. SSC CGL English Syllabus for Tier I

Grammar

Vocabulary

Reading Comprehension

Fill in the blanks

One-word substitution

Passage

Error Spotting

Idioms & Phrases

Cloze test

 Voices and Narrations

Spelling Errors

 Parajumbled

Antonym/Synonym

SSC CGL Tier 2 Syllabus 2018

Tier-II of the Combined Graduate Level Examination -2018 will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice.

SSC CGL Tier 2 Paper-I Syllabus: Quantitative Ability

 

Arithmetic

Advance Maths

Ration Proportion

Geometry (Circles, Triangle, Quadrilateral etc.)

LCM & HCF

Mensuration (Cube, Cylinder, Sphere, Pyramid etc.)

Percentages

Data Interpretation

Boat & Stream

Trigonometry 

Speed, time, and distance

Height & Distance

Partnership

Algebra

CI & SI

Co-ordinate Geometry

Pipes & Cistern

-

Problem on Ages

-

Time & Work

-

Average

-

Mixture & Allegation

 -

Profit loss & Discount

 -

SSC CGL Tier 2 Paper-II Syllabus: English Language & Comprehension

 

Grammar

Vocabulary

Reading Comprehension

Fill in the blanks

One-word substitution

Passage

Active & Passive

Idioms & Phrases

Cloze test

Direct & Indirect

Spelling Errors

Error Spotting

Antonym/Synonym

-

Sentence Improvement

  -

 Parajumbles

 

 

SSC CGL Tier-III Exam Pattern - Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper)

Mode of Examination Scheme of Examination Marks Time
Pen and Paper Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi (writing of Essay /Precis /Letter/Application Writing etc. 100 60 minutes and 80 Minutes (For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy)

SSC CGL Tier-IV Exam Pattern - Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/ Document Verification.

Mode of Examination Scheme of Examination Marks Time
Data Entry Skill Test (DEST) / Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) Same as published in the Notice of Examination Qualifying Same as published in the Notice of Examination

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