SSC CGL Preparation Tips 2013
The main responsibility of SSC is recruitment of Group C (non-technical), Group B (technical & nontechnical) non-gazette lower cadre posts in departments of Government of India. The commission is also assigned to conduct departmental tests. It has a network of nine regional/sub regional offices located at Allahabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Guwavati, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi and sub regional offices at Chandigarh and Raipur. SSC is attached to the office of Department of Personnel & Training. It’s headquarter is New Delhi. SSC CGL Preparation Tips are to be followed to succeed in examination
Function of SSC:
- Recruitment of Group-B, Group-C posts in various departments of Govt. of India.
- To conduct examinations (or) interviews
- Conducting Open competitive examination for the recruitment of following posts:
Lower Division clerk (Various Departments), Stenographers, Assistants in Various Departments, Inspectors of Income Tax, Central Excise, Sub-inspectors (in CBI & Central Police Organization, Junior Engineer (civil, mech & Electrical), Tax Assistant, Section Officer etc. Fixed SSC CGL Preparation Tips should be followed.
Name of Examination Posts to be Filled
Combined Graduate Level Examination Assistants in MHA, AFHQ Inspectors in (Central Excise Income Tax) Sub-Inspector (CBI) Auditor, etc.
Tax Assistant CBDT & Income Tax Department
Sub Inspector In central police organisation
Junior Engineer CPWD, Department of Posts, Military Engineering Service.
Combined Metric Level Examination Steno Grade-C, D & LDC
SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2013
It consists 3 Tiers
- Tire I Written Exams (Objective Multiple Choice)
- Tire II Main Written exam (Objective Multiple Choice)
- Tire III Personality Test (or) Skill test for posts of sub-inspectors in CPO to undergo (PET) after Tire-I
Tier I:It will be common for all categories of posts.
SSC CGL Tier I Pattern: It consists of 200 questions for 200 marks. The duration of the examination is 2 hrs. And question paper is divided in to four parts, they are –
Part A General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 Q
Part B General Awareness 50 Q
Part C Numerical Aptitude 50 Q
Part D English Comprehension 50 Q
SSC CGL Tier I Syllabus
General Intelligence & Reasoning: The questions appeared in this section from Verbal & Non verbal type series, Analogy, Classification, Direction test, Number test, Ranking, test, Coding-Decoding, Statements conclusions, Statements, Assumptions, Decision making etc.
General Awareness: In this part questions mainly appear from Current events (National and International), History, Polity, Culture, Geography, Economy etc,
Numerical Aptitude: The questions designed mainly on the topics of number system, fractions, simplification, profit & loss, S.I & C.I, Time & work, Time and distance, Average etc.
English Comprehension: Concept of parts of speech, synonyms, Antonyms, correction of sentence, spellings, articles, preposition etc
It will be in objective type and consists of three different Papers / subjects and depending upon the category of posts applied for. For the posts of Assistants, Inspectors (Income tax), Inspector (central excise), Sub- inspectors (CBI), Inspector (posts), assistant enforcement officer, Tax assistants, UDC’s the examination consists of two papers
- Paper I Arithmetic ability 200 Marks (100 Qs) 2 hrs
- Paper II English language 200 Marks (200 Qs) 2 hrs
For the posts of Statistical Investigator, Compilers the examination will Consists 3 papers
- Paper I Arithmetic ability 200 marks (100 Qs) 2 hrs
- Paper II English language & 200 Marks (200 Qs) 2 hrs Comprehension
- Paper III Commerce, Mathematics 200 Marks (200 Qs) 2 hrs Statistics, Economics
For the Posts of S.Is in Central Police organization, the examination consists of only one Paper.
- Paper I English language & 200 Marks (200 Qs) 2 hrs Comprehension
SSC CGL Tier II Syllabus
Arithmetical Ability: Questions are from Numbers, use of tables and graphs, pie charts, ratio, Proportion, percentage, Average etc.
English Language & Comprehension: Fill in the blanks (verbs, prepositions, Articles) Vocabulary, Spelling, Grammar, Synonyms, phrased and Idiomatic use of words, comprehension passages
The syllabus for statistics, Economics & Math’s also mentioned by the SSC.
Qualification: Diploma in Mechanical, civil or electrical
Scheme of examination: Objective type
Paper I Objective test 200 Marks (200 Qs)
Part A General awareness, 100 Marks Arithmetic, Reasoning, English
Part B Mechanical or 100 Marks Civil, or Electrical
Combined Metric Level Examination: Stenographers (Grade C&D)
Qualification: 10th class
Scheme of Examination: there are two stages in this test
- Stage I – Written Examination
- Stage II – Skill test.
The Written Examination question paper is divided into three parts
- Part A General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 Marks
- Part B General Awareness 50 Marks
- Part C English language 100 Marks
- 200 Marks
One who qualified in written examination will only called for the skill test.
English Language & Comprehension:
One Good Grammar Book, Regular news paper reading, previous papers
Quantitative Aptitude by RS Agarwal
Quantitative Aptitude by Tyra
Reasoning Ability: RS Agarwal, Pandy Books
General Awareness: General Studies Spectrum or TMH