SSC CGL 2022

Staff Selection Commission - Combined Graduate Level Examination, often referred to as SSC is an examination conducted to recruit staff to various posts in ministries, departments and organisations of the Government of India.

Important Dates
Registration Begins :
17 September 2022
Last Date for Application :
8 October 2022
Admit Card Release :
3rd week of October 2022 Tentative
Exam Date :
December 2022 Tentative
Result :
To be announced later
Exam Details
Website :
Mode :
Exam Fee :
For General /OBC candidates Rs.100/- For SC/ST/PH candidates NIL For Female candidates NIL
Exam Frequency :
Once a year
Duration :
1 Hour (for tier-1), 2 Hours for tier-2, Tier 3 – 60 Minutes, Tier 4 – 45 Minutes
Conducted By :
Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Languages :
Hindi, English
Min Age : 18 Year
Max Age : 32 Year
Number of Attempts : 9
Qualification Criteria : Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
Marking Scheme, Pattern & Cut-Offs
Exam Mode :
Central Level Recruitment Exam
Stages :
Number of Ques. :
100 (in Tier 1 and Mathematics Tier-2), 200 (English Tier 2)
Maximum Marks :
Tier-I: 200 Tier-II: 800 Tier-III: 100


SSC CGL Syllabus 2022

The Syllabus of SSC CGL 2022 exam is quite vast. However, the syllabus of Tier – 1 exam will be as follows:

General Intelligence and Reasoning: Classification, Coding-Decoding, Analogy, Analogy, Paper Folding Method, Direction and Distance, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Verbal reasoning, Series etc.

General Awareness: Science, Static General Knowledge (Indian History, Culture etc., Books and Authors, Portfolios, Important Schemes, People in News.

English Comprehension: Error Spotting, One word Substitution, Sentence Correction, Phrases and Idioms, Spellings, Fill in the Blanks and Reading Comprehension.

Quantitative Aptitude: Interest, Simplification, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Averages, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra, Time and Work, Data Interpretation.

How to prepare for SSC CGL 2022 Exam?

The competition level of SSC CGL Exam is immensely high. If you want to clear this exam then you need to work really hard. Nevertheless, here are some tips and tricks that can help the candidates clear the SSC CGL exam with flying colors.

  • First of all, make a well-structured and practical time table.
  • Follow the timetable with full dedication.
  • Go through the syllabus of the exam and collect the right study material accordingly.
  • There is absolutely no need to opt for too many books. You should go for a limited number of good books only.
  • Generate a habit of creating a short note of every important topic while studying.
  • Solve previous year question papers and mock test to generate speed.
  • Take short breaks while studying and never neglect your health.