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Good news for all the aspiring candidates who are excitedly waiting for SSC CGL Tier-1 Exam 2017. Your waiting period is now over. SSC CGL Tier-1 2017 admit cards are available now. Candidates can download their admit cards from official website SSC have announced various vacancies for Group "B" and "C" posts. Sceme and indicative syllabus of the examination is mentioned below.

Description of Posts

Group 'B': A Central Civil post carrying the following grade pay- Rs.5400, Rs.4800, Rs.4600 and Rs.4200 in the scale of pay of Rs 9300 – 34800 in the Pay Band-2.

Group 'C': A Central Civil post carrying the following grade pay- Rs.2800, Rs.2400, Rs.2000, Rs.1900 and Rs.1800 in thescale of pay of Rs.5200-20200 in the Pay Band-1.


Scheme of the Examination for Combined Graduate Level Examination

The Examination will be conducted in four tiers as indicated below:
Tier -I - Computer Based Examination
Tier -II - Computer Based Examination
Tier -III - Pen and Paper Mode (Descriptive paper)
Tier-IV - Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/Document Verification

Indicative Syllabus for Tier-I Examination

(A): General Intelligence & Reasoning : It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/pattern –folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern- folding and completion, Indexing, Address matching, Date & city matching, Classification of centre codes/roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics, if any.
(B): General Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research.
(C): Quantitative Aptitude: The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals ,fractions and 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 , Circle, 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
(D): English Comprehension: Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability etc would be tested. The questions in Parts A, B, & D will be of a level commensurate with the essential qualification. Graduation and questions in Part C will be of 10th standard level.



Northern Region 
(Rajasthan, Delhi, Uttrakhand)

North Western Region (Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, J&K)

Central region (Uttar Pradesh, Bihar)

Madhya Pardesh Region (Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh)

Westeren Region (Maharashtra, Goa, Gujrat)

North Eastern Region (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura, Mizoram)

Southern Region (Andhra Pradesh, Tamilnadu, Punduchery)

Kerala-Karnataka Region (Kerala, Karnataka)

Eastern Region (Odisha, West Bengal, Uttrakhand,Sikkim, Andeman&Nikkobar Island)


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