SSC CGL Syllabus 2015

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SSC CGL Syllabus 2015

Staff selection Commission conducts the SSC CGL exam every year. Applicants who are preparing for Combined Graduate level exams and are going to appear in the upcoming SSC CGL test they must check SSC CGL Syllabus 2015 for Tier 1 & Tier 2 exams.

Tier I Syllabus includes 4 subjects namely General Intelligence, General Reasoning, General English, Quantitative Aptitude. On the other hand Tier II Syllabus includes  3 main papers. There after candidates are prone to go through computer & interview test.

Let us understand SSC CGL Syllabus 2015 in detail.

Tier I Syllabus

General Intelligence:

  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic operations
  • Symbolic/Number Analogy
  • Number Series
  • Embedded figures
  • Figural Series
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem Solving etc

General Reasoning:

  • History
  • Culture Geography
  • Economic Scene
  • General policy
  • Scientific research etc

General English:

  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Synonyms/Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words
  • Active/Passive Voice
  • Verbs, Idioms & Phrases
  • One word substitution etc

Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Time and distance
  • Time and work
  • Averages
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Partnership Business
  • Mixture
  • Trigonometry
  • Mensuration
  • Geometry etc

Tier II Syllabus


Quantitative Mental Abilities:

  • Number Systems
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Percentage, Ratio and Proportion
  • Average and Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Use of Table and Graphs
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Distance
  • Ratio and Time etc.


English Language & Comprehension

  • Error recognition
  • Filling blanks with appropriate verbs
  • Preposition
  • Articles
  • Vocabulary
  • Spellings
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure and Sentence Completion etc



  • Probability Distributions,
  • Binomial,
  • Poisson,
  • Normal,
  • Exponential
  • Compilation,
  • Classification,
  • Tabulation of Statistical Data,
  • Graphical presentation of data,
  • Measures of central tendency,
  • Measures of dispersion,
  • Measures of association.


General Economics (Demand and Supply Analysis, Production Function and Laws of Returns, Commodity Pricing, Theory of Factor Pricing, Theory of Employment, Keynesian Theory of Employment etc)

With these in depth syllabus, candidates are required to frame their strategy for the exam accordingly. For more information on SSC CGL exam 2015 please go through SSC CGL Recruitment 2015 Know more on How to apply for SSC CGL 2015 Exam?

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