SSC CGL Syllabus 2017, Download SSC CGL Tier 1 2 Exam Pattern 2017

By | July 17, 2017

SSC CGL Syllabus 2017, Download SSC CGL Tier 1 2 Exam Pattern 2017: The Staff Selection Commission, it is quite a few changes in SSC CGL Combined Graduate Level Tier-I and Tier-II examination syllabus 2017. Candidates who are going to attend Tier-I in SSC CGL 2017 are requested to pay attention on following changes in exam syllabus. Candidates can check new syllabus and exam pattern on our web page.

As per as latest news form Staff Selection Commission, there has some changed from previous year pattern, and official notification. Only that aspirant’s who had applied for SSC CGL Examination, who has Graduate in any stream from a recognized university/ Institute. They can check the SSC CGL Tier I & II Syllabus at official website and also check on this web page.

Latest news about Staff Selection Commission has changed Syllabus SSC CGL Tier I & II Exam 2017 for this year. But after the SSC CGL Recruitment notification declared there is no changes in SSC Tier I, II CGL Syllabus and exam Pattern. All applied Aspirants must have to check and preparation through the SSC Combined Graduate Level Syllabus 2017 for a better SSC CGL Result 2017.

We have provided the SSC CGL Syllabus 2017 for all candidates who are going to appear in this SSC CGL examination. It is a great chance for all those aspirants who are eager waiting for SSC CGL (Tier-I) Exam Syllabus. Applicants who were applied and qualify SSC CGL Tier-I Examination can Download SSC Combined Graduate Level (Tier-II) Syllabus/ Exam Pattern 2017 from the official website link in PDF file format and mention below also.

SSC CGL Syllabus 2017

SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern:-

Candidates who have successfully conducted the SSC CGL application form before last date. They can check the SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern.

Name of SubjectTotal Number of questionMaximum MarksTotal Time
General Awareness2550 



1 Hrs.

General Intelligence & Reasoning2550
Quantitative Aptitude2550
General English2550

SSC CGL Tier I Syllabus:-

SSC CGL Syllabus 2017 for Reasoning & General Intelligence:-

Topic of SSC CGL Tier I Reasoning:-

  • General Mental Ability
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Alphabet Test
  • Paper cutting & folding
  • Analogy
  • Embedded figures.
  • Arithmetic Reasoning
  • Figure formation & Analysis
  • Blood Relation
  • Series
  • Classification
  • Cube & Dice
  • Coding decoding
  • Mirror Image
  • Distance direction test
  • Water Image
  • Matrix
  • Pattern Completion
  • Logical venn diagram
  • Counting of figures.
  • Missing Number

SSC CGL Tier-I Syllabus for General Awareness:-

General Awareness TopicSub Topic
Economy & FinanceEconomics
Features of Indian Economy
Current AffairsInternational Affairs
National Affairs
GeographyGeography of India
World Geography
Physical Geography
Indian Polity & ConstitutionIndian Polity & Constitution
HistoryHistory of India
World History




Science & Technology

Science & Technology
Other Information
Discoveries & Inventions




Static GK

Books & Authors
Art & Culture
Other Information
National & International Organizations
Important Dates
Honours & Awards

 SSC CGL Syllabus 2017 for Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus:-

ArithmeticAdvance Maths
Boat & StreamMensuration
CI & SIData Interpretation
LCM & HCFTrigonometry
Mixture & Alligation  Degree and Radian Measures, Histogram
Partnership  Standard Identities
Percentages Complementary angles
Pipes & Cistern  Heights and Distances
Problem on Ages Histogram
Profit loss & Discount Frequency polygon
Ration Proportion Bar diagram & Pie chart
Speed time and work 
Time work & wages 

 SSC CGL Tier I English Syllabus:-

GrammarVocabularyReading Comprehension
Fill in the blanksOne word substitutionPassage
Error SpottingIdioms & Phrases
 Spelling Errors


SSC CGL Tier II Syllabus:-

SSC CGL Tier-II 2017 will be of Objective Type question and will be conducted in the 2 days.

SSC CGL Paper-I: Quantitative Ability

All candidates can refer the above table of Tier I Quantitative Aptitude objective types question because syllabus of Tier I and Tier II is same for the Quantitative Aptitude.

SSC CGL Paper-II: English Language & Comprehension

The Staff Selection Commission two topics are added in English section in SSC CGL tier II which are Active Passive and cloze test. All Applicants can refer the table of SSC CGL 2017 Tier I English syllabus because all those topics are also asked in tier II.

SSC CGL Paper III for Statistics for Investigator Grade-II Post Only:-

Topic of Paper III Sub Topic of Paper III
Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data


Primary and Secondary data, Methods of data collection; Tabulation of data; Graphs and charts; Frequency distributions; Diagrammatic presentation of frequency distributions.
Measures of Central TendencyCommon measures of central tendency – mean median and mode; Partition values- quartiles, deciles, percentiles
Measures of DispersionCommon measures dispersion – range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion.
Moments, Skewness and KurtosisDifferent types of moments and their relationship; meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis.
Correlation and RegressionScatter diagram; simple correlation coefficient; simple regression lines; Spearman’s rank correlation; Measures of association of attributes; Multiple regression; Multiple and partial correlation
Probability TheoryMeaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes’ theorem.
Random Variable and Probability DistributionsRandom variable; Probability functions; Expectation and Variance of a random variable; Higher moments of a random variable; Binomial , Poisson, Normal and Exponential distributions; Joint distribution of two random variable (discrete).
Sampling TheoryConcept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and non-sampling errors; Probability and non-probability sampling techniques (simple random sampling, stratified sampling, multistage sampling, multiphase sampling, cluster sampling, systematic sampling, purposive sampling, convenience sampling and quota sampling); Sampling distribution(statement only); Sample size decisions.
Statistical InferencePoint estimation and interval estimation, Properties of a good estimator, Methods of estimation (Moments method, Maximum likelihood 21 method, Least squares method), Testing of hypothesis, Basic concept of testing, Small sample and large sample tests, Tests based on Z, t, Chi-square and F statistic, Confidence intervals.
Analysis of VarianceAnalysis of one-way classified data and two-way classified data. Time Series Analysis – Components of time series, Determinations of trend component by different methods, Measurement of seasonal variation by different methods.
Index NumbersMeaning of Index Numbers, Problems in the construction of index numbers, Types of index number, Different formulae, Base shifting and splicing of index numbers, Cost of living Index Numbers, Uses of Index Numbers.

 SSC CGL Tier II Paper IV:-

For General Studies (Finance and Economics) post of Assistant Audit Officer in Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG.

SubjectTotal Marks
Finance and Accounts80
Economics and Governance120