SSC CGL Syllabus 2023: Revised Syllabus for Tier 1 and 2!

SSC has released the new exam pattern and syllabus for the SSC CGL 2023 exam and will soon release official information about the exam. The SSC CGL 2023 Tier-1 Exam is scheduled to happen in June and July 2023.

Those who want to take the SSC CGL exam should look over the latest SSC CGL syllabus and exam pattern. This will give them a better idea of how likely they are to do well on the exam.

To prepare well for this exam, you need to know a fair amount about the SSC CGL Syllabus and exam pattern for Tier-I and Tier-II Exam. Let’s look at the most up-to-date SSC CGL Syllabus 2023 for Tier I and Tier II exams.

SSC CGL Syllabus 2023 – Tiers of Exam

The curriculum for the SSC CGL exam is divided into two parts, which are usually called Tier- I and Tier- II. The SSC CGL 2023’s Tier 1 and Tier 2 are both done online. The SSC CGL Tier 1 exam is a qualifying test, while the SSC CGL Tier 2 exam is what determines who gets hired.

The article has a link for candidates to download the English PDF of the SSC CGL Syllabus 2023.

Tiers Types of Exam Mode of Exam
Tier I Objective Multiple Choice
Computer Based Test (CBT)
Tier II Paper I: Compulsory for all posts offered
Computer Based Test (CBT)
Paper II: This paper is for those who are applying for the post of Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation Computer Based Test (CBT)
Paper III: Candidates who are applying for the posts of Assistant Audit Officer/Assistant Accounts Officer will sit for this paper.
(Objective Type and MCAQs)
(Exemption: Module II of Section III of Paper I)
Computer-Based Test (CBT)

SSC CGL Syllabus

The SSC CGL 2023 Tier 1 test has a total of 100 questions and a maximum score of 200. The SSC CGL Tier 1 test lasts for 60 minutes. SSC CGL Tier I has four parts, each with 25 questions and a maximum score of 50 points.

The following sections asked in the SSC CGL syllabus are:

  • General Knowledge
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Reasoning
  • English Comprehension
English Comprehension General Awareness General Intelligence and Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude
Reading Comprehension Static General Knowledge Classification Simplification
Fill in the Blanks Science Analogy Interest
Spellings Current Affairs Coding-Decoding Averages
Cloze Test Indian Geography Series Mensuration
Synonyms and Antonyms Current CM and Governors Non-Verbal DI
Idioms and Phrases Sports Word Formation Percentage
One Word Substitution Books and Authors Matrix Ratio and Proportion
Sentence Correction Important Schemes Problem on Ages


SSC CGL 2023 Exam Pattern for Tier 1

Section Subject No of Questions Max Marks Exam Duration
 1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50
60 minutes ( 1 hr and 20 minutes for the candidate’s scribe)
2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100    200


SSC CGL 2023 Exam Pattern for Tier 2

S. No. Papers Exam Duration
1 Paper-I: (Compulsory for all posts) 1 hour
2 Paper-II: Junior Statistical Officer (JSO) 2 hours
3 Paper-III: Assistant Audit Officer/ Assistant Accounts Officer 2 hours

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