Download SSC CGL Tier 1 2 3 Exam Latest Syllabus 2015

Download SSC CGL tier 1, 2, 3 2015 Syllabus & Subjects for the Examination 2015: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is going to conduct the SSC CGL Tier 1 2 & 3 Exam at various examination centres which is allotted by the Commission. A lots of candidates applied for this SSC CGL Examination. All are eager searching on net for SSC CGL 2015 Tier 1 2 3 Exam Syllabus. Only those candidates can apply for SSC CGL Examination, who have Graduate in any stream from a recognized university/ Institute. Applicants can visit the official website for apply this recruitment notification.

There was a news about that Staff Selection Commission change Syllabus SSC CGL Tier 1 2 (Pre, Mains) Exam 2015 for this year. But after the recruitment notification released there is no changes in SSC Tier I, II or Tier III CGL Syllabus 2015. All applied candidates must have to check and preparation through the SSC Combined Graduate Level Syllabus 2015 for a better SSC CGL Result 2015.

We are going to issued the SSC CGL Syllabus 2015-16 for applicants who are going to attend this examination. This is a great opportunity for those candidates who are eager waiting for SSC CGL (Tier-I) Exam 2015/ SSC Graduate Level Pre Exam (Tier 1) 2015 Jobs Exam Syllabus. Candidates who were applied and qualify CGL Tier-I Examination can Download SSC Combined Graduate Level (Tier-II) Syllabus/ Paper Pattern 2015 from the official website link in PDF file format and mention below also.

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SSC CGL Examination Scheme Tier 1, 2, 3 (Check Here):

The Scheme of the Examination will be conducted in three tiers as indicated below:

  1. Tier 1–>> Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  2. Tier 2–>> Main Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  3. Tier 3–>> Personality Test /Interview or Skill Test, where applicable Candidates opting for post of Sub-Inspector in CPOs will be required to undergo Physical Endurance Test (PET)/Medical Examination at any convenient time after declaration of result of Tier I.
  • SSC CGL Scheme of Examination:
Post Tier I Examination Tier II Examination Interview Proficiency/ Skill Test Total mark
Posts for which Interview is prescribed other than Statistical Investigator Grade-II. A.General Intelligence + Reasoning – 50 marks B.Gen.Awareness-50marks C. Quantitative Aptitude – 50 marks D. English Comprehension – 50 marks Total Marks – 200 Duration: 02 hours For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy: 2 hours 40 minutes I.Quantitative Abilities : 200 marks (100 Questions) Duration: 2 hours For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy: 2hours 40 minutes where eligible. II.English Language & Comprehension: 200 marks. Total Marks : 400 Duration : 2 hours For VH and candidates suffering from Cerebral Palsy:2 hours 40 minutes wherever eligible. 100 Marks Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) for post of Assistant in CSS only 700
Posts for which no Interview is prescribed, other than Compiler. -do- -do- No Data Entry Skill Test at Speed of 8000 key depression per hour for post of Tax Assistant 600
Statistical Investigator Grade-II -do- Paper-I & II as above 400 marks Paper-III Statistics 200 marks(100 Questions) 100 marks 900
Compiler -do- -do- No 800

NOTE: Questions will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice, set both in Hindi and English in respect of Parts A, B and C. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Tier-I. In Tier-II, there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks in Paper-II and 0.50 marks in Paper-I and Paper III for each wrong answer.

SSC CGL Tier 1 2 3 Exam Syllabus 2015

(1) SSC CGL Tier 1 Pattern 2015:

SSC CGL (Tier-I) Examination: Tier –I of the Combined Graduate level Examination would be common for all categories of posts and will be held in one session.

Subject Name
Marks/ Questions
(General Candidates)
Duration/Timings (Handicapped
General Intelligence +Reasoning
2 Hours (10.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon & 2.00 P.M. to 4.00 P.M)
2 Hours 40 min (10.00 A.M. to 12.40 PM & 2.00 P.M. to 4.40 P.M.)
General Awareness
Quantitative Aptitude
General English

Note: If and wherever necessary, the examination may be held in 2 (two) shifts for different batches of candidates Questions will be of Objective Multiple Type Choice. The questions will be set in Hindi/English in respect of Parts A, B and C.

SSC CGL Tier-I Exam Syllabus:

  • General Intelligence & Reasoning: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/pattern –folding & unfolding, 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, Other sub-topics, if any.
  • General Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research.
  • Quantitative Aptitude: The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals ,fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion,Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, 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, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.
  • English Comprehension: Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.

(2) SSC CGL Tier 2 Pattern 2015:

Note: Candidates who crack the SSC CGL Tier Exam will call for the SSC CGL Tier 2 Examination. Tier-I examination is used to screen the candidates for appearing in Tier-II examination for various papers which will be specifically required for different groups of posts.

Paper no.
Subjects/ Paper
Duration/Timings (General Candidates)
Duration/Timings (Handicapped
Quantitative Abilities
2 Hours (10.00 AM to 12.00 PM)
(2.00 PM to 4.00 PM)


2 Hours 40 min (10.00 AM to 12.40 PM)
2.00 PM to 4.40 PM


General English

Note: Tier-II of the Combined Graduate Level Examination -2015 will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice and will be conducted over a period of two days. Dates will be intimated later.

SSC CGL Tier-II Exam Syllabus:

  • Paper-1:
    • Arithmetic Ability: This paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Average, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Use of Table and Graphs, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time etc.
  • Paper-2:
    • English Language & Comprehension: Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on error recognition, fill in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, etc. There will be a question on passages and comprehension of passages also. (The standard of the questions will be of 10+2 level).
  • Paper-III :
    • Commerce/Mathematics/Statistics/Economics for Investigator Grade-II, for Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation and Compiler for Registrar General of India, Ministry of Home Affairs.

(3) (a)-Personality Test/ Interview:

  • For posts for which Interview cum Personality Test is prescribed, the Personality Test/ interview will carry a maximum of 100 marks.
  • The interview will be held at the Commission’s Regional /Sub Regional Offices of the Commission or at any other place as decided by the Commission.
  • SC/ST candidates called for interview will be paid TA as per Govt. Orders. However, no TA is payable to any candidate for appearing in the written examination.
  • Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidate.

(3) (b)-Skill Test:

  • For the post of Tax Assistants ( Central Excise & Income Tax): Data Entry Speed Test (DEST) at 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depression per hour on Computer.
  • The “Data Entry Speed” Skill Test at 2000 (two thousand) key depressions for a duration of 15 (fifteen) minutes will be of qualifying nature. Computer will be provided by the Commission at the Centre/venue notified for the purpose. Candidates shall not be allowed to bring their own Key-board.

(4) Document Verification:

All candidates are required to come for document verification. Those failing to do so will not be considered for final selection. Candidates are also required to submit all documents in original for verification at the time of document verification. Revised options for posts will not be taken at the time of document verification. The options exercised in the application form are final.

(5) Physical Standards for the post of Inspector:

Inspector Post Male Candidates Female Candidates
Physical Standards (i) Height 157.5 cms. Chest 81 cms. (fully expanded with a minimum expanses of 5 cms.)
(ii) Height relaxable by 5 cms. In the case of Garwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Scheduled Tribes.
(i) Height 152 cms. Weight 48 Kgs.
(ii) Height relaxable by 2.5 cms. Weight by 2 Kgs. for Gorkhas, Garwalis, Assamese and Members of Scheduled Tribes
Physical Test Walking : 1600 metres in 15 minutes
Cycling : 8 Kms. In 30 minutes
Walking : 1 Km. in 20 minutes
Cycling : 3 Kms. in 25 minutes
Sub- Inspector Post in Central Bureau of Investigation Male Candidates Female Candidates
(i) Height For men – 165 cms
(ii) Height relaxable for Hillsmen and Tribals : 5 cms
(i) Height For women 150 cms
(ii) Height relaxable for Hillsmen and Tribals : 5 cms
Chest : 76 cms. with expansion There shall be no such requirement in case of female candidates
Vision : Eye-sight (with or without glasses) Distant vision : 6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye. Near vision 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in other eye. Vision : Eye-sight (with or without glasses) Distant vision : 6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye. Near vision 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in other eye.
Sub- Inspector in National Investigation Agency Post (i) Height For men – 170 cms (i) Height For women – 150 cms
Height relaxable for Hillsmen and Tribals : 5 cms Height relaxable for Hillsmen and Tribals : 5 cms
Chest: 76 cms. with expansion There shall be no such requirement in case of female candidates
Vision : Eye-sight (with or without glasses) Distant vision : 6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye. Near vision 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in other eye. Vision : Eye-sight (with or without glasses) Distant vision : 6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye. Near vision 0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in other eye.

(6) General instructions:

  • In the question papers, wherever necessary, the Metric systems of weights and measures only will be used.

(7) Mode of Selection:

  • After the Written Examination and the Interview /Skill Test/Computer Proficiency Test/Document verification wherever applicable, the Commission will draw up the All India Merit List for each category of post. As many candidates as are found by the Commission to have qualified in the Examination shall be recommended for appointment for each category of post up to the number of vacancies available, taking into consideration option for the posts.
  • Check the Below link.

NOTE-I : Questions in Paper-I will be of 10th standard level, Paper-II of 10+2 level and Paper-III of graduation level.

All candidates who are going to participate in this SSC CGL 2015-16 Exam must check the SSC Syllabus 2015-16 for the best preparation to get the good marks in examination. Candidates can download the SSC CGL Syllabus 2015-16 in PDF file from the link given below.
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  • Date of CGL Exam 2015 (Tier-1): 09 August 2015 & 16 August 2015
  • SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Date will be declared after the announcement of SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Result 2015[/box]

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