SSC CGL Tier 1 : Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Exam Analysis Here

SSC CGL Tier I: SSC CGL is the high rating competitive exam for recruiting graduates in our country. SSC has 4 tier selection processes for Combined Graduate Level Recruitment. The SSC CGL Selection procedures are as follows,

  • Tier I – Computer Based Test
  • Tier II – Computer Based Test
  • Tier III – Pen and Paper Mode Examination
  • Tier IV – Skill Test

SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam:

As per the SSC CGL 2018 Recruitment Advertisement, SSC CGL Tier I Examination was held from 25.07.2018 to 20.08.2018. Due to an implication of question paper leakage, the SSC CGL exam dates are postponed. SSC announced the Tier I exam as invalid and SSC will announce the new SSC CGL Exam Details shortly. Many candidates are seriously prepared and waited for SSC CGL 2018 – 2019 Time Table for Tier I Computer Based Examination.

In this, we have given SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern, Syllabus and previous SSC CGL Tier 1 Analysis.

SSC CGL Tier I Exam Pattern:     

Phase I
No of Questions
Maximum Marks
Negative Marks
Tier I
General Intelligence and Reasoning
60 Minutes
0.50 Marks for Each Wrong Answer
General Awareness
Quantitative Aptitude
English Comprehension


Points to be noted:

  1. SSC CGL Tier I Examination is a Computer based online Test. It consists of 4 Section and each having 25 questions and maximum marks allotted for each section is 50 marks.
  2. The Total duration permissible for each candidate to finish SSC CGL Tier I Exam is 60 Minutes (i.e 1 Hour)
  3. There will be penalty marks are followed in SSC CGL Tier I Exam, which each wrong answer will lead to a deduction of .50 marks in their total Marks.
  4. If candidate left blank for any question, there is no penalty marks will be deducted for that questions.

SSC CGL Tier I Syllabus:

General Intelligence & Reasoning Topics General Awareness Quantitative Aptitude
Semantic Analogy Current Affairs Percentage
Symbolic/ Number Analogy Experience in Scientific aspects Ratio & Proportion
Figural Analogy Environment Awareness Square roots
Semantic Classification History Averages
Symbolic/ Number Classification Culture Interest
Figural Classification Geography Profit and Loss
Semantic Series Economic Scene Discount
Number Series General Polity Partnership Business
Figural Series Scientific Reasearch Mixture and Alligation
Problem Solving Time and distance
Word Building Time & Work
Coding & de-coding Basic algebraic identities
Numerical Operations Graphs of Linear Equations
symbolic Operations Triangle and its various kinds of centres
Trends Congruence and similarity of triangles
Space Orientation Circle and its chords
Space Visualization tangents
Venn Diagrams angles subtended by chords of a circle
Drawing inferences common tangents to two or more circles
Punched hole/ pattern Triangle
folding & un-folding Quadrilaterals
Figural Pattern Regular Polygons
folding and completion Circle
Indexing Right Prism
Address matching Right Circular Cone
Date & city matching Right Circular Cylinder
Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers Sphere
Small & Capital letters/ numbers coding Hemispheres
decoding and classification Rectangular Parallelepiped
Embedded Figures Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base
Critical thinking Trigonometric ratio
Emotional Intelligence Degree and Radian Measures
Social Intelligence Standard Identities
Complementary angles
Heights and Distances
Frequency polygon
Bar diagram & Pie chart

 SSC CGL Tier I Analysis:

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