SSC CGL TIER 2 Pattern and Syllabus
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Staff Selection Commission, usually known as SSC conducts Combined Graduate Level (CGL) examinations in three stages – Tier I, II and Interview. SSC CGL Tier 2 will be conducted in October 2016.
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SSC CGL Tier II 2016 Exam Pattern
TierII of the SSC Combined Graduate Level Examination 2016 will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice and will be conducted over a period of two days.
Paper  Subject  Max. Marks  Number of Questions  Duration & Timings for General candidates  Duration & Timings for VH and Cerebral Palsy candidates 
I  Quantitative Abilities  200  100  2 Hours 10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon  2 Hours. and 40 Min. 10.00 AM to 12.40 PM 
II  English Language & Comprehension  200  200  2 Hours 2.00 PM to 4.00 PM  2 Hours. and 40 Min. 2.00 PM to 4.40 PM 
III  Statistics  200  100  2 Hours 10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon  2 Hours and 40 Min. 2.00 PM to 4.40 PM 
IV  General Studies (Finance and Economics)  200  To be notified later.  2 Hours 10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon  2 Hours. and 40 Min. 10.00 AM to 12.40 PM 
 PaperI & II are compulsory for all the categories of posts.
 PaperIII is only for those candidates who apply for the post of Statistical Investigator & Compiler.
 Candidates opting for the post of Compiler and/or Statistical Investigator Gr. II must ensure that they possess the requisite qualification as mentioned.
 Paper IV is only for those candidates who apply for the post of Assistant Audit Officer
 Candidates opting for the post of Compiler and/or Statistical Investigator Gr. II and Assistant Audit Officer must ensure that they possess the requisite qualification.
SSC CGL Tier II 2016 Syllabus
PaperI Quantitative Ability :
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
 Percentages, Ratio & Proportion ,Averages, Mixture and Alligation.
 Profit and Loss, Interest, Discount, Partnership Business
 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
PaperII : English Language & Comprehension:
Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on
 spot the error and fill in the blanks
 synonyms/antonyms
 spelling/detecting misspelt words
 idioms & phrases
 one word substitution
 improvement of sentences
 active/passive voice of verbs
 conversion into direct/indirect narration
 shuffling of sentence parts
 shuffling of sentences in a passage
 cloze passage & comprehension passage.
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Paper III: Statistics for Investigator GradeII, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation & Compiler in RGI.
 Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data – Primary and Secondary data, Methods of data collection; Tabulation of data; Graphs and charts; Frequency distributions; Diagrammatic presentation of frequency distributions.
 Measures of Central Tendency Common measures of central tendency – mean median and mode; Partition values quartiles, deciles, percentiles.
 Measures of Dispersion– Common measures dispersion – range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion.
 Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis – Different types of moments and their relationship;
meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis.  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).
 Probability Theory – Meaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes’ theorem.
 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).
 Sampling Theory – Concept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and nonsampling errors; Probability and nonprobability sampling techniques(simple random sampling, stratified sampling, multistage sampling, multiphase sampling, cluster sampling, systematic sampling, purposive sampling, convenience sampling and quota sampling); Sampling distribution(statement only); Sample size decisions.
 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, Chisquare and F statistic, Confidence intervals.  Analysis of Variance – Analysis of oneway classified data and twoway classified data.
 Time Series Analysis – Components of time series, Determinations of trend component by different methods, Measurement of seasonal variation by different methods.
 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.
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Paper IV: General Studies (Finance and Economics) for the post of Assistant Audit Officer in Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG.
Part A: Finance and Accounts(80 marks)
 Fundamental principles and basic concept of Accounting.
 Financial Accounting: Nature and scope, Limitations of Financial Accounting, Basic concepts and Conventions, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
 Basic concepts of accounting: Single and double entry, Books of original Entry, Bank Reconciliation, Journal, ledgers, Trial Balance, Rectification of Errors, Manufacturing, Trading, Profit & loss Appropriation Accounts, Balance Sheet Distinction between Capital and Revenue Expenditure, Depreciation Accounting, Valuation of Inventories, Nonprofit organisations Accounts, Receipts and Payments and Income & Expenditure Accounts, Bills of Exchange, Self Balancing Ledgers.
Part B: Economics and Governance(120 marks)
 Comptroller & Auditor General of India Constitutional provisions, Role and responsibility
 Finance CommissionRole and functions
 Basic Concept of Economics and introduction to Micro Economics Definition, scope and nature of Economics, Methods of economic study and Central problems of an economy and Production possibilities curve
 Theory of Demand and Supply Meaning and determinants of demand, Law of demand and Elasticity of demand, Price, income and cross elasticity; Theory of consumer’s behaviourMarshallian approach and Indifference curve approach, Meaning and determinants of supply, Law of supply and Elasticity of Supply.
 Theory of Production and cost Meaning and Factors of production; Laws of production Law of variable proportions 22 and Laws of returns to scale
 Forms of Market and price determination in different markets Various forms of marketsPerfect Competition, Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly ad Price determination in these markets
 Indian Economy Nature of the Indian Economy Role of different sectorsRole of Agriculture, Industry and Servicestheir problems and growth; National Income of IndiaConcepts of national income, Different methods of measuring national income PopulationIts size, rate of growth and its implication on economic growth Poverty and unemployment Absolute and relative poverty, types, causes and incidence of unemployment InfrastructureEnergy, Transportation, Communication
 Economic Reforms in India Economic reforms sice 1991; Liberalisation, Privatisation, Globalisation and Disinvestment
 Money and Banking Monetary/ Fiscal policy Role and functions of Reserve Bank of India; functions of commercial Banks/RRB/Payment Banks Budget and Fiscal deficits and Balance of payments Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003
 Role of Information Technology in Governance.
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tier 2 me cutoff kya hoga
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sectional cutoff he kya tier 2 me
sir i have chosen assistant audit officer as my first preference but i dont possess requisite qualification.what should i do?
if you don’t have desired qualification, still its ok.
my scr was 76 in cgl 2016…..Some ques r doubt……OBC
any chances
marginal
i opted 76 question out of 100 with almost 90 % accuracy. Do i have chances for selection ? At what time the result will be declared or Tier I, and can after how many months they will take tier two exam ?
yes. Result is expected by Last week of september
i have arihant Tier2 & paramount books for Maths
&
i have paramount & bakshi for English
what about previous papers & practice papers & mock test papers ?????
you can take them too
sir i have done B.A economic honours and one of the subject is elementary quantitative technique .this subject is cover 80% statistics .sir i am eligible for ststitical investigator grade 2 please reply.
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute with at least 60% in Mathematics at 12th standard level.
OR
Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.
subject elementary quantitative technique is include 2nd criteria or not ?
Your question is a bit unclear.
can you ask again?
raaj
For AAO, yes you are
For Statistical investigator, depends on your subjects
Is it compulsory to go for paper 3 and 4. . Or we can opt out of giving exam after choosing that posts.. ?
Vikas
You can opt out.
It is your wish
Sir i have done my b.com . . .can i eligible for the post of AAO and Statical investigator
yeah, you are eligible
what is the essential requirement for assistant audit officer post?
I m a mba graduate,am i eligible?
yes you are eligible