SSC CGL TIER-II will be held in the month of November 2021 for aspirants who clear the cut-off and qualify Tier I examination. Though syllabus remains almost same for SSC CGL Tier 1 & 2, the level of questions asked in Tier 2 stay much higher for than its preceding stage. Read How to Prepare for SSC CGL 2021?
The examination will be conducted in two days. In this article, we have mentioned all that you need to know about SSC CGL 2021 Tier II exam pattern, important topics and books. Here’s a quick view at CGL for all the students appearing for exam this year.
In this article, we have enlisted the BEST BOOKS for SSC CGL Tier II examination. Similar to the toppers of previous years, these books will guide you in the best way, clearing all the doubts and issues while understanding topics on your own.
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SSC CGL Tier-II exam is much lengthier than the Tier I exam. As the stage increases level also rise up. So, in Tier II paper also you will have 4 segments each of them i.e. paper 1, paper 2, paper 3 and paper 4 all are delegated with200 marks each. Here is the table representing the disbursement of 4 segments:
|SUBJECT NAME||NO.OF QUESTION||MARKS||PENALTY (marks)|
|1.Quantitative ability(for all posts)||50||100||0.5|
|2.English Language & Comprehension (for all posts)||50||100||0.5|
|3.Statistics (only for Junior Statistical Officer -JSO)||50||100||0.5|
|4.General Studies-(Finance and economics) (only for Assistant Audit Officer (AAO)/ Assistant Accounts Officer(AAO))||50||100||0.5|
SSC CGL 2021 TIER II Examination will be conducted in two days. As we have enlisted important topics as per the exam from each paper, these cannot be ignored while preparing for the exam. From the previous year’s SSC CGL examination it is observed that PAPER 1 that is quantitative ability is comparatively a level over than Tier I examination.
|DI (Bar Graph)|
|DI (Pie chart)|
|Percentage/Profit, Loss and Discount|
|Time and Distance/ Pipe cistern|
|Time and Work|
|SI & CI|
|Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds|
English Language and Comprehension is one of the elemental subjects asked in the exam. With singular section with 100 questions being dedicated to the subject, candidates must prepare for the subject in charged mode.
SSC CGL is one of the most competitive examinations covered in the country and hence, even a single mistake could hurt your selection in the examination.
|spot the error|
|fill in the blanks|
|Idioms and phrases|
|Active passive voice|
|Cloze passage & comprehension passage|
|Shuffling of sentences|
SSC CGL 2021 Tier II paper 3&4 will be conducted on November 11. Both the papers for Statistics and General Studies (Finance & Economics) questions will be tricky. The level of these two papers is set higher, keeping in mind the job responsibilities and the posts SSC CGL will be providing to intrigued aspirants.
|Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data|
|Measures of Central Tendency|
|Measures of Dispersion-|
|Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis|
|Correlation and Regression|
|Random Variable and Probability Distributions|
|Analysis of Variance|
|Time Series Analysis|
|Part A: Finance and Accounts (80 Marks)|
|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, Non-profit 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 Commission-Role and functions|
|Basic Concept of Economics and introduction to Micro Economics|
|Theory of Demand and Supply|
|Theory of Production and cost|
|Forms of Market and price determination in different markets|
|Economic Reforms in India|
|Money and Banking|
|Role of Information Technology in Governance|
Solve Previous Years Question Papers during Preparation time
With the passing years, SSC CGL has become a destination to a lot of graduates. Equipped with lucrative packages and decent allowances, the posts through CGL also helps you obtain ‘that one respectful’ finally earning you and your social status and power you always yearned for.
However, getting through the four stages is not as easy as it may appear. Owing to the high number of registration every year compared to a limited number of seats, SSC CGL has a success ratio of below 5% thus making it one of the hardest exam to crack even after being not-so-difficult exam.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.