SSC CGL Syllabus 2022
Tier 
Type 
Mode 
Tier–I 
Objective
Multiple Choice 
Computer
Based Test (online) 
Tier II 
Objective
Multiple Choice 
ComputerBased
Test (online) 
Tier–III 
Descriptive
Paper in English/Hindi 
Pen and Paper
Mode (Letter/Application Writing, Essay Writing) 
Tier–IV 
Skill
Test/Computer Proficiency Test 
Wherever
Applicable (Speed Typing Test) 
SSC CGL 2022 Tier 1  Syllabus
SSC CGL 2022 TierI  Exam Pattern
As per SSC CGL Syllabus for Tier1 Exam, there will be 4 sections with 25 questions each. The time duration for completing the Tier1 Exam is 60 minutes & there is a negative marking of 0.5 marks for each incorrect answer. Have a look at the SSC CGL Tier1 Exam Pattern from here
SNo. 
Sections 
No. of Questions 
Total Marks 
Time Allotted 
1 
General
Intelligence and Reasoning 
25 
50 
A cumulative
time of 60 minutes 
2 
General
Awareness 
25 
50 

3 
Quantitative
Aptitude 
25 
50 

4 
English
Comprehension 
25 
50 

Total 
100 
200 
SSC CGL 2022 TierI  Syllabus Quantitative Aptitude
 Computation of whole numbers
 Decimals
 Fractions
 Relationships between numbers
 Profit and Loss
 Discount
 Partnership Business
 Mixture and Alligation
 Time and distance
 Time & Work
 Percentage
 Ratio & Proportion
 Square roots
 Averages
 Interest
 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
 Right Prism
 Right Circular Cone
 Right Circular Cylinder
 Sphere
 Heights and Distances
 Histogram
 Frequency polygon
 Bar diagram & Pie chart
 Hemispheres
 Rectangular Parallelepiped
 Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base
 Trigonometric ratio
 Degree and Radian Measures
 Standard Identities
 Complementary angles
 Analogies
 Similarities and differences
 Space visualization
 Spatial orientation
 Problemsolving
 Analysis
 Judgment
 Blood Relations
 Decision making
 Visual memory
 Discrimination
 Observation
 Relationship concepts
 Arithmetical reasoning
 Figural classification
 Arithmetic number series
 Nonverbal series
 Coding and decoding
 Statement conclusion
 Syllogistic reasoning
 Phrases and Idioms
 One word Substitution
 Sentence Correction
 Error Spotting
 Fill in the Blanks
 Spellings Correction
 Reading Comprehension
 SynonymsAntonyms
 Active Passive
 Sentence Rearrangement
 Sentence Improvement
 Cloze test
 India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research
 Science
 Current Affairs
 Books and Authors
 Sports
 Important Schemes
 Important Days
 Portfolio
 People in News
SSC CGL 2022 TierII  Exam Pattern
There are 4 sections in SSC CGL Tier2 Paper namely Quantitative Ability, English Language and Comprehension, Statistics, and General Studies (Finance and Economics) for which the pattern has been discussed below.
S No. 
Sections 
No. of Questions 
Total Marks 
Time Allotted 
1 
Quantitative
Ability 
100 
200 
2 hours 
2 
English
Language and Comprehension 
200 
200 
2 hours 
3 
Statistics 
100 
200 
2 hours 
4 
General
Studies (Finance and Economics) 
100 
200 
2 hours 
Total 
500 
600 
8 hours 
SSC CGL 2022 Tier 2  Syllabus Quantitative Ability
 Computation of whole numbers
 Decimals
 Fractions
 Relationships between numbers
 Percentage
 Ratio & Proportion
 Square roots
 Averages
 Interest
 Profit and Loss
 Discount
 Partnership Business
 Mixture and Alligation
 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
 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
SSC CGL 2022 Tier 2  Syllabus English Language and Comprehension
 Spot the error
 Fill in the blanks
 Synonyms
 Antonyms
 Spelling/ detecting misspelt words
 Idioms & phrases
 One word substitution
 Improvement of sentences
 Active/ passive voice of verbs
 Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration
 Shuffling of sentence parts
 Shuffling of sentences in a passage
 Cloze passage
 Comprehension passage
SSC CGL 2022 Tier 2  Syllabus Statistics
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 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; 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, Determinations 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 2022 Tier 2  Syllabus General StudiesFinance and Economics
Part A: Finance and Accounts(80 marks):
 Nature and scope
 Limitations of Financial Accounting
 Basic concepts and Conventions
 Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
 Single and double entry
 Books of Original Entry
 Bank Reconciliation
 Journal, ledgers
 Trial Balance
 Rectification of Errors
 Manufacturing
 Trading
 Profit & Loss Appropriation Accounts
 Balance Sheet
 Distinction between Capital and Revenue Expenditure
 Depreciation Accounting
 Valuation of Inventories
 Nonprofit organisations Accounts
 Receipts and Payments and Income & Expenditure Accounts
 Bills of Exchange
 Self Balancing Ledgers
2.2 Finance CommissionRole and functions.
2.3 Basic Concept of Economics and introduction to Micro Economics
 Definition
 Scope and nature of Economics
 Methods of economic study
 Central problems of an economy
 Production possibilities curve
 Meaning and determinants of demand
 Law of demand and Elasticity of demand
 Price
 Income and cross elasticity
 Theory of consumer‟s behaviour
 Marshallian approach and Indifference curve approach
 Meaning and determinants of supply
 Law of supply
 The elasticity of Supply
 Meaning and Factors of production
 Laws of production Law of variable proportions and Laws of returns to scale.
 Various forms of marketsPerfect Competition
 Monopoly
 Monopolistic Competition
 Oligopoly
 Price determination in these markets.
 2.7.1 Nature of the Indian Economy Role of different sectors, Role of Agriculture, Industry and Servicestheir problems and growth.
 2.7.2 National Income of IndiaConcepts of national income, Different methods of measuring national income.
 2.7.3 PopulationIts size, rate of growth and its implication on economic growth.
 2.7.4 Poverty and unemployment Absolute and relative poverty, types, causes and incidence of unemployment.
 2.7.5 InfrastructureEnergy, Transportation, Communication.
 Economic reforms since 1991
 Liberalisation
 Privatisation
 Globalisation
 Disinvestment
 2.9.1 Monetary/ Fiscal policy Role and functions of Reserve Bank of India; functions of commercial Banks/RRB/Payment Banks.
 2.9.2 Budget and Fiscal deficits and Balance of payments.
 2.9.3 Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003.
Note: Questions in PaperI will be of Matriculation Level, PaperII of 10+2 Level and in PaperIII and PaperIV of Graduation Level.