SSC CGL Syllabus 2020 Official Detailed Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Syllabus 2020

The Written Exam Syllabus of the SSC CGL 2020 has been out for the Tier 1, Tier 2 and 3 exam. The [Revised] of the SSC CGL 2020 are given here. So all the candidates who are going to appear in CGL Exam conducted by the SSC can find the syllabus detail and start preparation accordingly. This is the best opportunity for all those candidates who want to join the government job.

About SSC CGL

The full form of the SSC is Staff Selection Commission. This is the government organization which recruits the candidate for the Different Department and Ministry for the government of India.Every year SSC conducts the CGL exam. The full form of the CGL is Combined Graduate Level. This exam is divided into the 4 tier. Based on the performance of the candidate in Every tier he would be selected for the government post. The [Revised] syllabus for the SSC Written Exam for the Tier 1, 2, 3 and 4 are given under:

SSC Tier 1 Exam Syllabus

Key Notes:

  1. This is the first phase of the SSC exam. This is common for all the post.
  2. This is a computer-based exam.
  3. There will be 100 MCQ question in this phase.
  4. Every question will carry 2 marks. So the total marks of this phase are 200.
  5. The time duration will be 75 minutes
  6. There will be negative marking.

The syllabus is as follows:

There will be 4 section which will be based on the General intelligence & reasoning, General Awareness/GK, Quantitative aptitude & English comprehension.

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

SSC Tier 2 Exam Syllabus

Key Notes:

  1. Those who cleared in the tier 1 will need to appear in this phase
  2. This is the second phase of the SSC exam.
  3. This is a computer-based exam.
  4. There will be 100 question for 200 marks in every section of this phase.
  5. The time duration will be 120 minutes
  6. There will be negative marking.
SubjectNumber of Questions
Quantitative Abilities

(Maximum 200 Marks)

100
English Language & Comprehension

(Maximum 200 Marks)

200
Statistics

(Maximum 200 Marks)

100
General Studies (Finance and Economics)

(Maximum 200 Marks)

100

There will be 4 section in this paper 2 which would be based on the Quantitative ability (Paper I), English language & Comprehension (Paper II), Statistics (Paper III) & General studies (Paper IV Finance & Economics) with Time Duration of 120 Minutes. The details syllabus is as follows:

Quantitative ability (Paper I)
Time and distance
Number Theory
Averages
Time and work
Percentages
Ratio & Proportion
Probability
Percentages
Profit and Loss
Simple and Compound Interest
 Partnership Business
Discount
 Mensuration
Mixture
Trigonometry
 Algebra and Geometry

 

 English language & Comprehension (Paper II)
1Filling blanks with appropriate verbs
2Error recognition
3Articles
4Proposition
5Spellings
6Vocabulary
7Sentence Structure & Sentence Completion
8Grammar
 Statistics Section(paper iii)
1Measures of Central Tendency
2Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistics Data
3Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis
4Measures of Dispersion
5Probability Theory
6 Correlation and Regression
7Sampling Theory
8Random Variable and Probability Distributions
9Analysis of Variance
 10Statistical Inference
 11Index Numbers
 12Index Numbers
 13Time Series Analysis

 

 General studies (Paper IV Finance & Economics)
1Business Organization
2Accountancy
3Macroeconomics and Indian economics
4Management
5Company Law
6Business Statistics & Law
7Auditing and Income Tax
8Cost Accounting
 General studies (Paper IV Finance & Economics)
1Production Function and Laws of Returns
2Demand and Supply Analysis
3Theory of Factor Pricing
4Commodity Pricing
5Keynesian Theory of Employment
6Theory of Employment
7Types of sampling
8 Collection of data and editing of data
9Presentation of data
 10Schedule and questionnaire
 11National Income and Accounting
 12Measures of Central Tendency
 13Agricultural sector

SSC Tier 3 Exam Syllabus

Key Notes:

  1. Those who cleared in the tier 2 will need to appear in this phase
  2. This is the Third phase of the SSC exam.
  3. This is a pen and paper-based exam.
  4. The motive of this is to check the writing skill of the candidate.
  5. This section contains 100 marks
  6. The time duration will be 60 minutes
 TopicNumber of words
 1 Essay Writing 250
 2Application Writing 150

SSC Tier 4 Exam Syllabus

Key Notes:

  1. Those who cleared in the tier 3 will need to appear in this phase.
  2. Communication skill will check in this round.
  3. Personality skill will check in this round
  4. Subject knowledge of the candidate will also check in this round.

Selection Procedure

Those who performed well in the all above round will be selected by the SSC for the government job.