SSC CGL Syllabus 2018-19 | Full Syllabus Details of SSC CGL Tier 1, 2, 3, 4

SSC CGL Syllabus

SSC CGL Exam 2018-19 Syllabus

SSC CGL 2018-19 exam will be conducted in four phases as described below:

The detailed SSC CGL 2018-19 syllabus in detail for each Tier is mentioned below:

Detailed Syllabus for SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam 2018-19:

Tier 1 exam of SSC CGL is divided into following sub sections.

Part A: General Intelligence & Reasoning

Part B: General Awareness

Part C: Quantitative Aptitude

Part D: English Comprehension

SSC CGL Syllabus- Tier I

SSC CGL Tier I contains four sections for which the detailed syllabus has been given in the following table: 

The detailed subject wise syllabus for SSC CGL Exam is given below:

English Language
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Jumbled sentences (ordering)
  • One word substitution
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words
  • Common errors
  • Sentence improvement
  • Passage
  • Cloze test
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Series (number, figurative)
  • similarities and differences
  • analogy
  • space visualization
  • spatial orientation
  • problem solving
  • analysis
  • judgement
  • decision making
  • visual memory
  • discrimination
  • observation
  • Direction sense test
  • Blood relations
  • arithmetical reasoning and figural classification
  • Arithmetic number series
  • non-verbal series
  • coding and decoding
  • Statement conclusion
  • syllogism
  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic/Number Analogy
  • Figural Analogy
  • Ranking test
  • Semantic Classification
  • Symbolic/Number Classification
  • Figural Classification
  • Input-Output questions
  • Problem Solving
  • Word Building
  • Seating arrangement
  • Operations
  • symbolic Operations
  • Dies
  • Clock
  • Calendar
  • Trends
  • Space Orientation
  • Space Visualization
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Drawing inferences
  • folding & un-folding of Punched hole/pattern
  • Figural Pattern – folding and completion
  • Indexing
  • Address matching
  • Date & city matching
  • Classification of centre codes/roll numbers
  • Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification
  • Embedded Figures
  • Critical thinking
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Social Intelligence etc
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Percentages
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Square and cube roots
  • Surds and indices
  • Lcm and hcf
  • Averages
  • Age problems
  • Simple interest and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss, Discount
  • Partnership
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Time and distance
  • Time & Work
  • Boat and Streams
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Numbers
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Heights and Distances
  • Divisions and Remainders
  • decimals
  • fractions and relationships between numbers
  • Graphs of Linear Equations
  • Triangles (centres, congruence, similarity)
  • In circles and circum-circle, Triangle
  • Quadrilaterals
  • Regular Polygons
  • Circle
  • Right Prism
  • Right Circular Cone
  • Right Circular Cylinder
  • Sphere
  • Hemispheres
  • Rectangular Parallelepiped
  • Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base
  • Trigonometric ratio
  • Degree and Radian Measures
  • Circle and its chords
  • tangents
  • angles subtended by chords of a circle
  • common tangents to two or more circles
  • Standard Identities
  • Complementary angles
  • Heights and Distances
  • Histogram
  • Frequency polygon
  • Bar diagram & Pie chart
General Awareness
  • current events
  • India and its neighbouring countries
  • History
  • Geography
  • Economic Scene
  • Culture
  • General Policy & Scientific Research are asked
  • Scientific research includes physics
  • chemistry and Biology
  • Current affairs (Last 6 months)

Detailed Syllabus for SSC CGL Tier II Exam 2018-19:

Tier 2 of SSC CGL will have following subsections:

Paper I: Quantitative Ability

Paper II: English Language & Comprehension

Paper III: Statistics

Paper IV: General Studies: (Part A: Finance and Accounts & Part B: Economics and Governance)

The detailed Syllabus for each of the papers of SSC CGL Tier 2 exam is detailed below:

SSC CGL Syllabus: Tier II

SSC CGL Tier II also contains four papers, where all of these are not mandatory for each candidate. As mentioned above, it depends on the choice of post of every candidate that which paper he / she is supposed to write. The table below gives all the required details of the syllabus of SSC CGL Tier II.

The detailed subject wise syllabus for SSC CGL Exam is given below:

Quantitative Ability
  • Percentages
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Square and cube roots
  • Surds and indices
  • Lcm and hcf, Averages
  • Age problems
  • Simple interest and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Partnership
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Time and distance
  • Time & Work
  • Boat and Streams
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Numbers
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Heights and Distances
  • Divisions and Remainders
  • decimals
  • fractions and relationships between numbers
  • Graphs of Linear Equations
  • Triangles (centres, congruence, similarity)
  • In circles and circum-circle
  • Triangle
  • Quadrilaterals
  • Regular Polygons
  • Circle
  • Right Prism
  • Right Circular Cone
  • Right Circular Cylinder
  • Sphere
  • Hemispheres
  • Rectangular Parallelepiped
  • Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base
  • Trigonometric ratio
  • Degree and Radian Measures
  • Circle and its chords
  • tangents
  • angles subtended by chords of a circle
  • common tangents to two or more circles
  • Standard Identities
  • Complementary angles
  • Heights and Distances
  • Histogram
  • Frequency polygon
  • Bar diagram & Pie chart
English Language & Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms & Phrases, Jumbled sentences (ordering)
  • One word substitution
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words
  • Common errors
  • sentence improvement
  • Passage
  • Cloze test
  • Active & Passive
Statistics
  • Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data
  • Measures of Central Tendency
  • Measures of Dispersion-Common measures dispersion Moments
  • Skewness and Kurtosis
  • Correlation and Regression
  • Probability Theory
  • Random Variable and Probability Distributions
  • Sampling Theory
  • Statistical Inference
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Index Numbers
General Studies (Finance and Economics)
  • Finance and Accounts
  • Economics and Governance

Detailed Syllabus for SSC CGL Tier III Exam 2018-19

  • Writing Essay & passage
  • Writing Applications
  • Writing letters

Detailed Syllabus for SSC CGL Tier IV Exam 2018-19

There are two types of test in Tier-IV exam i.e. Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) and Data Entry Speed Test (DEST). A working knowledge of basic office software tools like word, spreadsheets, and slides maker i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point is required for this Tier.