SSC CGL Syllabus 2019

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) has released examination dates for all SSC exams to be conducted in 2019. The Preliminary Exam of SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL 2018-19 is scheduled from 4 June to 19 June 2019. The Combined Graduate Level Tier-II Examination is scheduled from 11 September to 13 September 2019. SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL 2018 Tier-III Exam will be conducted on 29 December 2019.

Applicants who ready by following the latest SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL Syllabus were able to scale this exam. Good knowledge of SSC CGL Syllabus for Tier-I, Tier-II & III Exam is compulsory to arrange effectively for this examination. Let’s perceive the SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL 2018-19 Tier I, II, III & IV Syllabus based on the latest pattern

The SSC CGL Syllabus 2019 is mentioned below. Candidates should inspect the modification in syllabus and examination pattern and prepare consequently for SSC CGL 2019 examinations.

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL Tier-I Exam Pattern:

Tier-I examination of SSC CGL 2019 is an online mode of examination having Four sections in total. The Full marks assigned for all the sections is 200 and the total time assigned for the completion of all the sections of Tier-I exam is 60 minutes. An additive time of 80 minutes is assigned to physically unfit students. 0.5 marks are subtracted from each question that’s tried wrong by an applicant in SSC CGL 2019 exams.

Serial No. No. of Sections Total No. of Questions Total Marks Time Allotted/Duration
I Reasoning & General Intelligence 25 50 A additive time of 60 minutes
II General Awareness 25 50
III Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
IV English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200

SSC CGL Tier I Syllabus 2019:

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL Tier I Syllabus 2019 is given below:

Tricks of Reasoning & General Intelligence General Knowledge Quantitative Aptitude English Comprehension
Classification General Knowledge Simplification Reading Comprehension
Analogy Science Interest Fill in the Blanks
Coding-Decoding Current Affairs Averages Spellings
Paper Folding Method Sports Percentage Phrases and Idioms
Matrix method Books and Authors Ratio and Proportion One word Substitution
Word Formation Significant Schemes Problem on Ages Sentence Correction
Diagram of Venn Portfolios Speed, Distance and Time Error Spotting
Direction and Distance People in News Number System
Blood Relations Mensuration
Series Data Interpretation
Verbal reasoning Time and Work
Non-Verbal Reasoning Algebra

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL 2019 Tier-II Exam Pattern:

Tier-II examination has a total mark of 200. A total of 100 questions are asked in every section with 200 questions asked in the English Language Section. A time limit of two hours is provided to the applicant to complete every section of SSC CGL 2018-19 Tier-II Examination. The additive time to complete Tier-II examination is accrued to two hours 40 minutes in case of physically handicapped (unfit) students. 0.25 marks are subtracted as a penalty for making an attempt a question wrong.

Serial No. Sections Total No. of Questions Total Marks Time Allotted/Duration
I Quantitative Ability 100 200 2 hours/120 minutes
II Comprehension & English Language 200 200 2 hours/120 minutes
III Statistics 100 200 2 hours/120 minutes
IV General Studies (Finance and Economics) 100 200 2 hours/120 minutes

SSC CGL Tier II Syllabus 2019:

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL Tier II 2019 Syllabus is given below:

Quantitative Aptitude English Language Statistics General Awareness
Simplification method Comprehension Reading Collection and Representation of Data Finance and Accounting
Interest Spelling Measure of Dispersion Fundamental Principles
Average method Fill in the Blanks Measure of Central Tendency Financial Accounting
Percentage method Phrases and Idioms Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis Basic Concepts of Accounting
Ratio and Proportion One Word Substitution Correlation and Regression Self-Balancing Ledger
 Distance, Speed & Time Correction of Sentence 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
Work & Time Synonyms-Antonyms Time Series Analysis Finance Commission
Algebra Method Active-Passive Voice Index Number Theory of Demand and Supply
Data Sufficiency

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CGL Tier III Syllabus 2019:

Tier-III of SSC CGL 2019 examination is a descriptive examination to check the written skills of the applicants in Hindi/ English. The mode of examination is offline and students are needed to put in writing essays, précis, application, letter, etc. in this exam. The examination carries 100 marks and the time assigned for the same is 60 minutes. The time assigned for applicants belonging to PWD category is raised to 80 minutes. Tier-III paper is given by specific applicants who are interested only for the post of Statistical Investigator Grade-II and Compiler.

SSC CGL Tier IV Syllabus 2019:

Tier-IV examination contains of few talent sets needed certainly Government Posts everywhere the country.

  • DEST (Data Entry Speed Test): For the post of Tax Assistant (Central Excise and Income Tax), DEST Examination through SSC CGL 2019 examination is conducted to check the typing speed of the applicant. The applicants are given an article in English which they have to type on Computer. An applicant is needed to type 2000 words in 15 minutes.
  • CPT (Computer Proficiency Test): Word Processing, Spread Sheets and Generation of slides are the 3 modules that are significant for this examination and the commission demands an applicant to be talented in it for the post of CSS, MEA, Inspector (Preventive Officer), Inspector (Central Excise) and Inspector (Examiner).

Tier-I and Tier-II exam are mandatory for all posts mentioned in the SSC (Staff Selection Commission)CGL 2019 Notification of while Tier-III is specifically for applicants applying for the post of Statistical Investigator Grade-II and Compiler. Similarly, Tier-IV examination is taken by applicants applying specifically for TA, CSS, MEA, and Inspector.

Penalty for wrong answers: If you are giving a wrong answer to a question will lead to deduction of 0.5 marks in Tier – I, III and IV while that of 0.25 marks in Tier-II.


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