SSC CGL New Exam Pattern & Books 2018 – Tier 1, 2, 3 Detailed Analysis


SSC CGL New Exam Pattern 2018 & Books -SSC CGL has introduced new exam pattern for 2018 examination. Check out Best SSC CGL Books for Reasoning, Mathematics, English Subject. SSC CGL new exam pattern has three tires i.e. Tier 1, Tier 2 & Tier 3. SSC CGL Tier 1 & 2 will be held online. CGL Tier 3 will be conducted in pen & pencil descriptive mode.

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SSC CGL Exam Pattern 2018 & Books (Tier 1, 2, 3, 4)

SSC CGL Exam Pattern (New, Changed, Tier 3 Introduced) – Most awaited exam pattern & exam date of SSC CGL were announced in July 2018. SSC CGL Tier 1 examination will be conducted in August 2018. Staff Selection Commission which is well known as SSC is always the boss of exams. Candidates were expected new exam pattern but didn’t expect new Tier i.e. Tier 3. Candidates should be changed their strategy & plan according to new exam format. We are publishing the detailed analysis of SSC CGL New Exam Pattern 2018.

 SSC first time introduced CBT (Computer Based Test) in CGL. CGL stands for Combined Graduate Level Examination. They will make overall merit list from all levels.

SSC CGL New Exam Pattern Common Points

  • Candidate should be qualified in all 3 tier examinations.
  • No Sectional cut-off
  • Total Marks of SSC CGL is 500 (200+200+100)
SSC CGL New Exam Pattern 2018

SSC CGL Tier 1 New Exam Pattern 2018- (Marks -200)

Computer Based Test is the new mode which is introduced in SSC CGL. In tier 1 examination questions are reduced 100 from 200 and Time is also decreased to 60 Minutes from 75 Minutes. Subjects will be same as previous CGL pattern i.e. Reasoning, English, Quantitate Aptitude and General Knowledge including General Awareness.


New SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam Pattern 2018

SSC CGL Tier 2 New Exam Pattern – (Marks 400 = 200+200)

In this section, sac made not any changes expect exam mode. Exam Mode will be online. SSC CGL Tier 2 has two examinations i.e. Paper 1 & Paper 2. Each paper has 200 marks weight age. English paper will have 200 question with 200 marks and mathematics paper will have 100 questions with 200 marks. Each paper has the 1/4th negative marking.


New SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Pattern 2018

SSC CGL Tier 3 (New Phase introduced- 100 Marks) –

  • It will be Pen and Paper mode
  • It will be  Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi
  • Tier 3 Topics will be Essay/Precis/Letter/Application Writing etc.
  • It will have 1 hours total time
  • Marks of Tier 3 will be 100.


New SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Pattern 2018


SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam Pattern 2018

Predication of SSC CGL Exam 2018 according to New Exam pattern
  1. Image-based questions may have vanished in CBT (Computer Based Test)
  2. Quant section, Geometry weight age may be reduced. A number of Imaged Based Geometry Questions will be decreased.
  3. Reasoning also Image-based question will be reduced.
  4. English section, paragraph reading will difficult.
  5. Merit may be decreased as compared to previous year due to online examination.

SSC CGL Political Science Important Questions 


Best Books for SSC CGL Tier 1, 2, 3 Exam –

If you want quick study then buy the combined book for all subject & previous year questions paper set. You can buy Kiran Publication for all subjects & practice set. If you want to do the deep study then buy an individual book for each subject and practice set.

  1. For Reasoning (It is only in SSC Tier 1 or pre-examination )
Kiran Publication in English SSC Reasoning Chapter Wise Solved Papers 7200+ Objective Question Kiran Publication in Hindi
RS Agarwal in English RS Agarwal in Hindi
Free Download RS Agarwal Free Download RS Agarwal
Kiran Publication Reasoning Practice Set
  1. English  (Tier 1, Tier 2 and Optional in Tier 3)
NEETU Singh (KD Campus, Ex Paramount Co-founder)English for General Competitions: from Plinth to Paramount (Volume – 1) Objective General English by R.S. Aggarwal (Author) Objective General English
Objective General English by  S.P. Bakshi Objective General English
  1. Mathematics (Tier 1 & Tier 2)
SSC CGL Kiran Publication SSC Mathematics: Chapter-Wise Solved Papers (1999-2015) – 5800 + Objective Questions KD Campus Advanced Mathematics Advance maths for General Competitions
  1. GK & GA (Only in Tier 1)
SSC General Awareness – Chapterwise Solved Papers 1997 to till Date (9100+Objective Question)

Complete Book & Practice Sets

Kiran’s SSC CGL Tier – I Exam Self Study Guide-Cum-Practice Work Book Kiran’s SSC CGl Tier – I & Tier – II Exam 2010-2015 Solved Papers
Kiran’s SSC CGL Combined Graduate Level Exams Question bank 1999-2015 (51 Solved Papers Of Previous Year Exams) SSC Combined Graduate Level Tier-2 Exam Practice Work Book Quantitative Abilities & English Language & Comprehension (OMR Sheets SSC CGL Tier – II)
KD Campus Test Series tier -1 vol -2 English Kiran’s SSC CGL Combined Graduate Level Exams Question Bank 1999-2015 (49 Solved Papers of Previous Year Exams) (Hindi)

Books according to new pattern will be available very soon. You may buy Reasoning, GK, English, Quantitative aptitude books online with cash on delivery service.

Download SSC CGL Exam Pattern Notification –SSC CGL Exam Pattern & Exam Date 2018

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