SSC CGL Tier II 2014 Syllabus Exam Pattern


SSC CGL Tier II 2014 Syllabus Exam Pattern, after qualifying Combined Graduate Level Tier I examination everyone looks for how to prepare for SSC CGL Tier II 2014 exam. So keeping the need of Applicants in mind we are presenting Entire syllabus to be prepared for SSC CGL Tier II 2014 Exam which will be held on 24th and 25th January 2015.Candidates who have been declared qualified in SSC CGL Tier 1 exam, are requested to note down the syllabus of SSC CGL Tier 2 2014 Examination to start preparation.

Name of the Organization: Staff Selection Commission (SSC)

Name of the Exam: SSC CGL Tier II 2014 Exam 

Important Dates:

Date of SSC CGL Tier 2 2014 Exam: 24th January 2015 and 25th January 2015

SSC CGL Tier II 2014 Exam Pattern:

Paper I: Quantitative Abilities:

200 Marks – 100 Questions

Duration of Exam: 02 hours

Paper II: English Language & Comprehension:

200 Marks – 200 Questions

Duration of Exam: 02 hours

Paper III: Statistics

200 Marks – 100 Questions

Duration of Exam: 02 hours

Important Note: Paper I and Paper II are compulsory for all the categories of posts. Paper III is only for those applicants who apply for the post of “Statistical Investigator Gr.II and Compiler”. 

SSC CGL Tier II 2014 Syllabus:

Important Note: Questions in Paper I will be 10th Standard level and Paper II of 10+2 level and Paper III is of Graduation level.

Paper I: (Quantitative Ability):

1).Computation of Whole numbers, Decimals, Fractions and relationships between numbers


3).Ratio and Proportion

4).Square roots



7).Profit & Loss


9).Partnership Business

10).Mixture and Alligation

11).Time and Distance

12).Time and Work

13).Basic Algebraic Identities of School Algebra & Elementary Surds

14).Graphs of Linear Equations

15).Triangle and its various types of centres

16).Congruence and Similarity of Triangles

17).Circle and its chords


19).Angles Subtended by Chords of a circle

20).Common Tangents to Two or More Circles



23).Regular Polygons


25).Right Prism

26).Right Circular Cone

27).Right Circular Cylinder



30).Rectangular Parallelepiped

31).Regular Right Pyramid with Triangular or Square base

32).Trigonometric Ratio

33).Degree and Radian Measures

34).Standard Identities

35).Complementary angles

36).Heights and Distances


38).Frequency Polygon

39).Bar Diagram

40).Pie Chart

Paper II: (English Language and Comprehension):

1).Spot the Error

2).Fill in the blanks

3).Synonyms and Antonyms

4).Spelling or detecting mis-spelt words

5).Idioms & Phrases

6).One Word Substitution

7).Improvement of sentences

8).Active/Passive voice of Verbs

9).Conversion into Direct/Indirect Narration

10).Shuffling of Sentence Parts

11).Shuffling of Sentences in Passage

12).Cloze Passage

13).Comprehension Passage

Important Note: Paper I and Paper II are compulsory for all the categories of posts. Paper III is only for those applicants who apply for the post of “Statistical Investigator Gr.II and Compiler”. 

Paper III: Statistics (FOR Investigator Grade-II, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation and Compiler in RGI)

1).Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data:

Primary & 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 deviation, 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 Non-Sampling errors; Probability and Non-probability sampling techniques (Simple random sampling, Stratified Sampling, Multistage sampling; Multiphase sampling, cluster sampling, systematic sampling, purposive sampling, convenience sampling and quota sampling); Sampling 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,Chi-Square and F Statistic, Confidence intervals.

10).Analysis of Variance:

Analysis of One-way classified data and two-way classified data.

11).Time Series Analysis:

Components of time series, Determinations of trend component by different methods, Measurement of Seasonal variation by different several 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.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here