The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC CGL Exam to recruit candidates for various posts, and it is essential for aspirants to gather all the necessary information about the exam, including the syllabus and exam pattern. The SSC CGL syllabus outlines the subjects and topics from which questions will be asked in the exam. It covers four sections, namely General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension. Candidates should be wellversed in each of these sections and prepare for all the tiers of the exam to increase their chances of success.
The Examination will be conducted in three tiers as indicated below:
Final merit list is prepared on the basis of marks in TierI, TierII & TierIII.
SSC CGL Tier 1 and Tier 2 Exam Syllabus:
SSC CGL TierI Exam Pattern:
SSC CGL TierI Syllabus Quantitative Aptitude:
SSC CGL TierI Syllabus General Intelligence and Reasoning:
SSC CGL Syllabus for English Language:
SSC CGL TierI Syllabus English Language
SSC CGL Syllabus for General Awareness
This section would be helpful for testing the candidate's awareness about General Knowledge and General Science and their application to society. Though the syllabus of this section is vast in terms of the following topics.
SSC CGL TierI General Awareness Syllabus
SSC CGL TierII Exam Pattern:
SSC CGL Tier 2 Paper 1 

Sections 
Module 
Subject 
No. of Questions 
Marks 
Weightage 
Section I 
ModuleI 
Mathematical Abilities 
30 
90 
23% 
ModuleII 
Reasoning and General Intelligence 
30 
90 
23% 

Section II 
ModuleI 
English Language and Comprehension 
45 
135 
35% 
ModuleII 
General Awareness 
25 
75 
19% 

Section III 
ModuleI 
Computer Knowledge Test 
20 
60 
Qualifying 
ModuleII 
Data Entry Speed Test 
One Data Entry Task 
Qualifying 

SSC CGL Tier 2 Paper 2 & 3 

Paper 
Section 
No. of question 
Maximum Marks 
Duration 

Paper II 
Statistics 
100 
200 
2 hours 

Paper III 
General Studies (Finance and Economics) 
100 
200 
2 hours 
ModuleI of SessionI of PaperI (Mathematical Abilities):
Topics 
Subtopics 
Number Systems 

Fundamental arithmetical operations 

Algebra 

Geometry 

Mensuration 

Trigonometry 

Statistics and probability 

ModuleII of SectionI of PaperI (Reasoning and General Intelligence):
Questions of both verbal and nonverbal type. These will include questions on
ModuleII of SectionI of PaperI (Reasoning and General Intelligence)
ModuleI of SectionII of PaperI (English Language And Comprehension):
In the SSC CGL Tier2 Exam, fluency in the English Language is evaluated through a specific section of the syllabus. To perform well in this section, candidates must possess a fundamental understanding of English, including the topics listed in the syllabus. The reading comprehension portion of the syllabus is included to assess the candidates' ability to react quickly to situations, and the topics are not specified..
ModuleI of SectionII of PaperI (English Language And Comprehension)
ModuleII of SectionII of PaperI (General Awareness):
Questions are designed to test the candidates’ general awareness of the environment around them and its application to society. Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating
ModuleII of SectionII of PaperI (General Awareness)
ModuleI of SectionIII of PaperI (Computer Proficiency):
Topics 
SubTopics 
Computer Basics 

Software 
Windows Operating system including basics of Microsoft Office like MS word, MS Excel and Power Point etc 
Working with Internet and emails 
Web Browsing & Searching, Downloading & Uploading, Managing an Email Account, eBanking 
Basics of networking and cyber security 
Networking devices and protocols, Network and information security threats (like hacking, virus, worms, Trojan etc.) and preventive measures 
SSC CGL Tier 2 Syllabus Paper 2 (Statistics)
For some candidate, this section might be tough & difficult to understand. The basic tip is to get the concept clear and repetitive revision of the concepts would be beneficial to grab good marks in this section too. The SSC CGL Tier2 Syllabus for Statistics is described as follows
SSC CGL Tier 2 Syllabus Paper 2 (Statistics) 

Subject 
Topics 
1. 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. 
2. Measures of Central Tendency 
Common measures of central tendency – mean median and mode; Partition values quartiles, deciles, percentiles. 
3. Measures of Dispersion Common measures of Dispersion 
range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion. 
4. Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis 
Different types of moments and their relationship; the meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis. 
5. Correlation and Regression 
Scatter diagram; simple correlation coefficient; simple regression lines; Spearman‟s rank correlation; Measures of association of attributes; Multiple regression; Multiple and partial correlation (For three variables only). 
6. Probability Theory 
Meaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes‟ theorem. 
7. Random Variable and Probability Distributions 
Random 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). 
8. Sampling Theory 
Concept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and nonsampling errors; Probability and nonprobability 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. 
9. Statistical Inference 
Point estimation and interval estimation, Properties of a good estimator, Methods of estimation (Moments method, Maximum likelihood method, Least squares method), Testing of hypothesis, Basic concept of testing, Small sample and large sample tests, Tests based on Z, t, Chisquare and F statistic, Confidence intervals. 
10. Analysis of Variance 
Analysis of oneway classified data and twoway classified data. 
11. Time Series Analysis 
Components of time series, Determination of trend component by different methods, Measurement of seasonal variation by different methods. 
12. Index Numbers 
Meaning 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 2 Syllabus: Paper 3 (General StudiesFinance and Economics)
Paper 3 of tier 2 exam is not conducted for all the candidates who have applied for CGL exam, but for only those who have applied for the Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer post.100 questions will be asked in this exam which will be of 200 marks. This paper tests the candidate’s knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of financial and economic concepts, principles, and theories. Check the detailed SSC CGL syllabus for Finance and Economics provided below:
Part A: Finance and Accounts ( 80 marks)
Fundamental principles and basic concept of Accounting
Part B: Economics and Governance  (120 marks)