SSC CGL 2016 New/ Revised Pattern & Syllabus – Combined Graduate Level

By | February 9, 2016

The Commission’s decision is now placed on SSC Commission’s website for the information of the public, in particular candidates intending to apply for the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2016, which is scheduled to be notified on 8th May 2016 & 22nd May 2016.

Staff Selection Commission website:

SSC CGL 2016 Scheme/ Pattern

Different Tiers of existing Scheme of Examination for Combined Graduate Level Examination are as follows:

Tier –I: Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)

Tier –II: Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)

Tier-III: Computer Proficiency Test/ Skill Test (wherever applicable)/ Document Verification & Descriptive/ online test of qualifying nature

There will be no interview

SSC CGL 2016 Syllabus

Scheme of Examination for different posts will be as follows:

Post Tier I Exam Tier II Exam Proficiency/ Skill Test Total Marks
Posts under Rs.930034800Other than Statistical Investigator Grade-II. A. General Intelligence + Reasoning  – 50  marksB. General Awareness -50marksC. Quantitative  Aptitude –  50 marks

D. English Comprehension –  50 marks

Total Marks – 200

Duration: 02 hours For VH: 2 hours 40 minutes    

I. Quantitative Abilities:200 marks (100 Questions)Duration: 2 hoursFor VH: 2hours 40 minutes where eligible.

II. English Language & Comprehension: 200 marks.

Total Marks : 400

Duration: 2 hours For VH: 2 hours 40 minutes wherever eligible.

Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) for post of Assistant section officer in CSS only 600
Posts under Rs.520020200 other than Compiler. -do- -do- Data Entry Skill Test at  Speed of 8000 key depression per hour for post of Tax Assistant 600
Statistical Investigator Grade-II -do- Paper-I & II as above – 400 marksPaper-III Statistics  200 marks (100 questions)   800
Compiler -do- -do- 800
Assistant Audit OfficerGroup “B” Gazetted -do- Paper-I & II as above – 400 marksPaper-IV General Studies (Finance and Economics): 200 Marks.(Duration: 2 hours)

Total Marks: 600


NOTE:There is negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Tier-I. In Tier-II, there is negative marking of 0.25 marks in Paper-II and III and 0.50 marks in Paper-I for each wrong answer.

Click here for SSC CGL 2016 Exam Pattern & Syllabus (Tier I & Tier II)

18 thoughts on “SSC CGL 2016 New/ Revised Pattern & Syllabus – Combined Graduate Level

  1. Amit

    is thr any -tive marking of ssc cabinet exam held on 16-6-2013?


    is there any negative marking in ssc cabinet secretariat exam 2013 ?

  3. sandeep

    sir i m btech final year student, my result will declaer in jun .i want to know that am i eligible for CGLE 2013 ? if yes, what choices i should fill in CGLE?

  4. amandeepsingh

    sir i am in final year my graduatin will be completed in june 1st mont.can i apply for exam

  5. pintu

    is appearing condidate eligible or not ?
    is it necessary to pass in each subject?

  6. kundan

    sir, i am final year btech student. i want to know that am i eligible in cgl 2013 as my last semester result will declare in around july last so can i fill cgl 2013?? eagrly waiting for your response..

    1. shraddha

      sir i m in final year can i fill the form my graduation will be completed in july


        ONLY 8000………………………ITS A PRE ELECTION YEAR


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