SSC CGL Syllabus 2021:- SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission-Combined Graduate Level) Examination is an exam which is conducted for the recruitment of staff to various posts in different ministries, departments and organizations in the Government of India. It is conducted by Staff Selection Commission for the selection of staff for various Group B and C posts.
EXAM PATTERN SSC CGL 2021
This exam is conducted in four-tiers namely tier-1, tier-2, tier-3 and tier-4. Tier-1 and Tier-2 are computer based online tests, Tier-3 is pen and paper test and Tier-4 is a Computer Skills test. In order to have better view and understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus, keep on reading.
|TIER||TYPE OF EXAMINATION||MODE OF EXAMINATION|
|Tier-1||Multiple Choice Questions||Computer Based Test (CBT)|
|Tier-2||Multiple Choice Questions||Computer Based Test (CBT)|
|Tier-3||Descriptive/ Subjective Type||Pen and Paper|
|Tier-4||Computer Skill/Proficiency||Wherever Applicable|
SYLLABUS AND PATTERN FOR TIER-1
Tier-1 is conducted online and it comprises of 100 questions and overall marks of 200. SSC CGL Tier-1 is of 60 minutes with 4 subjects each having 25 questions and maximum marks as 50.
The four sections in tier-1 of the examination are:
- General Knowledge
- Quantitative aptitude
- General Reasoning
- English Comprehension
|General Reasoning||General Awareness||Quantitative Aptitude||English Comprehension|
|Classification||Static General Knowledge||Simplification||Reading Comprehension|
|Paper Folding Method||Sports||Percentage||Phrases and Idioms|
|Matrix||Books and Authors||Ratio and Proportion||One word Substitution|
|Word Formation||Important Schemes||Problem on Ages||Sentence Correction|
|Venn Diagram||Portfolios||Speed, Distance, and Time||Error Spotting|
|Direction and Distance||People in the News||Number System||Fill in the Blanks|
|Verbal reasoning||Economic||Time and Work|
|Non-Verbal Reasoning||Awards and Honours||Algebra|
SYLLABUS AND PATTERN FOR TIER-2
Tier-2 is conducted online and it comprises of 100 or 200 questions with a maximum score of 200. SSC CGL tier-2 is of 120 minutes with 4 subjects. The four subjects included in this tier are as follows:
- Quantitative Ability
- General Studies (Finance and Economics)
- English Language and Comprehension
|Quantitative Ability||English Language and Comprehension||Statistics||General Studies|
|Simplification||Reading Comprehension||Collection and Representation of Data||Finance and Accounting|
|Interest||Spelling||Measure of Dispersion||Fundamental Principles|
|Averages||Fill in the Blanks||A measure of Central Tendency||Financial Accounting|
|Percentage||Phrases and Idioms||Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis||Basic Concepts of Accounting|
|Ratio and Proportion||One Word Substitution||Correlation and Regression||Self-Balancing Ledger|
|Speed, Distance, and Time||Sentence Correction||Random Variables||Error Spotting and Correction|
|Number System||Error Spotting||Random Variables|
|Mensuration||Cloze Test||Sampling Theory||Economics and Governance|
|Data Interpretation||Para Jumbles||Analysis and Variance||Comptroller and Auditor General of India|
|Time and Work||Synonyms-Antonyms||Time Series Analysis||Finance Commission|
|Algebra||Active-Passive Voice||Index Number||Theory of Demand and Supply|
SSG CGL SYLLABUS 2021 & PATTERN FOR TIER-3
Tier-3 is an offline mode, descriptive type using which is taken y the candidate via pen and paper. It is replaced by the interview round and it used to test the writing skills of candidate. It is conducted in English/Hindi language. This tier has maximum marks of 100 and time duration of 60 minutes.
SYLLABUS AND PATTERN FOR TIER-4
Tier-4 is conducted in 2 steps:
- Skill Test in Data Entry (DEST)
- Computer Proficiency Test (CPT)
DEST: In this round, candidate has to type 2000 words in 15 minutes on a computer where the English article would be given prior to the exam which will have to be typed. For the post of Tax Assistant, DEST is used to check the typing speed of the candidate.
CPT: This round is conducted to check candidate’s proficiency in word processing. Spreadsheets and generation of slides, these are the three main areas that are tested by SSC for post of CSS, MEA, Inspector (Central Excise), Inspector (Preventive Officer), Inspector (Examiner).
Tier 4 is a qualifying round by nature and it does not have any marks in the final compilation of the result.
Candidates have to clear all the four tiers that is tier-1, tier-2. tier-3 and tier-4 in order to get their desired post and location.
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