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JOBS : SSC : Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2013
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Staff Selection Commission

Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2013

Commission will be holding Combined Graduate Level Examination,2013 for recruitment to different posts for which Graduation from a recognized University is the minimum Educational Qualification. The Examination will comprise of two Tiers of Written Objective Type examination followed by Computer Proficiency Test/Interview/Skill test,wherever applicable as per the Scheme of Examination and a descriptive/on-line test of qualifying nature for candidates shortlisted for interview/skill test/document verification.Posts have been placed in two groups, inter-alia, based on their Grade Pay and papers in Tier II examination/Interview.Preference for Posts,is to be indicated in the application. Candidates are requested to note that preference for Posts once exercised will be final. Request for change of preference will not be considered under any circumstance. For the post of Assistant in CSS, candidate shall have not more than three attempts unless covered by any of the exceptions notified by Government of India.

Names & Codes of Posts, Classification, Pay Band and Grade Pay, Nature of Physical Disabilities permissible for the posts are:

Posts for which Interview cum Personality Test is prescribed: Pay Band –II f 9300-34800:

Code Post Ministries/Departments/ Offices/ Cadre Classification Grade Pay (GP) Nature of Physical Disabilities permissible for the post
A Assistant Central Secretariat Service Group “B” 4600 One Leg (OL), Both Legs & Arms (BLA), One Arm (OA), Partially Deaf (PD), Partially Blind (PB), Blind (B)
B Assistant Central Vigilance Commission Group “B” 4600
C Assistant Intelligence Bureau Group “B” 4600
D Assistant Ministry of Railway Group “B” 4600
E Assistant Ministry of External Affairs Group “B” 4600
F Assistant
(Cypher)
Ministry of External Affairs Group “B” 4600
G Assistant AFHQ Group “B” 4600
H Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations including AFHQ Group “B” 4600
I Assistant Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations including AFHQ Group “B” 4200
J Inspector of Income Tax CBDT Group “C” 4600 OA, OL, BL, OAL ,HH*
K Inspector, (Central Excise) CBEC Group “B” 4600 One Leg/one arm affected/ one arm & one leg affected, Partially hearing impaired with assistive devices.
L Inspector (Preventive Officer)
M Inspector (Examiner)
N Assistant Enforcement Officer Directorate of Enforcement, Department of Revenue Group “C” 4600 Post not identified suitable for PH candidates.
O Sub Inspectors Central Bureau of Investigation Group C” 4200 Post not identified suitable for PH candidates.
P Inspector of Posts Department of Post Group “B” 4200 Post not identified suitable for PH candidates
Q Divisional Accountant Offices under CAG Group C” 4200 One Leg (OL) Partially Deaf ( PD) /Deaf(D)
R Statistical Investigator Gr.II M/Statistics & Prog Implementation. Group “B 4200 Post not identified suitable for PH candidate
S Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics Group “B 4200 Post not identified suitable for PH candidate

Nature of Physical Disabilities is as per Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment’s Notification No.16-70/2004-DD.III dated 15.3.2007.

II. Posts for which Interview cum Personality Test is NOT prescribed: Pay Band-I: f 5200-20200

T Auditor Offices under C&AG Group C” 2800 One Arm (OA), One Leg (OL)
U Auditor Offices under CGDA Group C” 2800
V Auditor Offices under CGA & others Group C” 2800
W Accountant/ Junior Accountant Offices under C&AG Group C” 2800 One Leg (OL) ,Partially Deaf(PD),Deaf(D)
X Accountant/ Junior Accountant Offices under CGA & others Group C” 2800
Y Upper Division Clerk Central Govt. Offices/Ministries other than CSCS cadres. Group C” 2400 Both Leg(BL)/ One Leg (OL)/ Partially Deaf (PD),/Deaf(D) Partially Blind (PB), Blind (B)/One Arm (OA)
Z Tax Assistant CBDT Group C” 2400 Both Leg(BL)/ One Leg (OL)/ Partially Deaf (PD),/Deaf(D) Partially Blind (PB), Blind (B)/One Arm (OA)
@ Tax Assistant CBEC Group C” 2400
$ Compiler Registrar General of India Group “C” 2400 One Leg (OL) ,One Arm (OA), Partially Deaf (PD)
# Sub-Inspector Central Bureau of Narcotics Group “C” 2400 Post not identified suitable for PH candidate


As per DOPT’s Order No.11012/7/2008-Estt (A) dated 09.04.2009 posts are classified under the Central Civil Services (CCA) Rules,1965 as under :


Description of Posts Classification of Posts
A Central Civil post carrying the following grade pay :-Rs.5400,Rs..4800,Rs..4600 and Rs..4200 in the scale of pay of Rs.9300–34800 in the Pay Band-2 Group-B
A Central Civil post carrying the following grade pay :-Rs..2800,Rs..2400,Rs..2000,Rs..1900 and Rs..1800 in the scale of pay of Rs..5200-20200 in the Pay Band-1 Group-C


AGE LIMIT as on 1st January,2013 (01.01.2013)


Category of posts Age limit
Inspector of Income Tax/ Inspector (Central Excise)/Inspector (Preventive Officer)/Inspector (Examiner)/Inspector of Posts/ Assistant Enforcement Officer /Inspector (CBN) Compiler/Divisional Accountant/Auditors/ UDCs /Tax Assistants/ Junior Accountant & Accountant/Sub-Inspector (CBN) 18-27 years (He/she must have been born not earlier than 02.01.1986 and not later than 01.01.1995)
Statistical Investigator Gr.II Not exceeding 26 years (He/she must have been born not earlier than 02.01.1987)
Assistant/Sub Inspector in CBI 20-27 years(He/she must have been born not earlier than 02.01.1986 and not later than01.01.1993)



Scheme of The Examination


The Examination will be conducted in three tiers as indicated below:

  • Tier -I -- Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  • Tier -II -- Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
  • Tier -III -- Personality Test /Interview/Computer Proficiency Test or Skill Test (wherever applicable).


Scheme of Examination for different posts will be as follows:

Post Tier I Examination Tier II Examination Interview Proficiency/Skill Test Total mark
Posts for which Interview is prescribed other than Statistical Investigator Grade-II. A. General Intelligence + Reasoning - 50 marks

B. Gen.Awareness-50marks

C. 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 hours
For 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.

100 Marks Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) for post of Assistant in CSS only 700
Posts for which no Interview is prescribed, other than Compiler. -do- -do- No 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 marks

Paper-III Statistics
200 marks

100 marks -- 900
Compiler -do- -do- No -- 800

NOTE: There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Tier-I.

In Tier-II, there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks in Paper-II and III and 0.50 marks in Paper-I for each wrong answer.

Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.

9(A). Combined Graduate Level (Tier-I) Examination: Tier –I of the Combined Graduate level Examination would be common for all categories of posts .

Date of Exam Part Subject Max. Marks/
Questions
Total Duration/
Timing for General candidates
Total Duration/
Timing for visually Handicapped candidates
14.04.2013 & 21.04.2013 A General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 2 Hours
10.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon
OR
2.00 P.M. to 4.00 P.M.
2 Hours 40 mins
10.00 A.M. to 12.40 PM
OR
2.00 P.M. to 4.40 P.M.
B General Awareness 50
C Quantitative Aptitude 50
D English Comprehension 50

Note: If and wherever necessary, the examination will be held in multiple batches.
Questions will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice, set both in Hindi and English in respect of Parts A, B and C.

Fee:

RUPEES ONE HUNDRED ONLY(Rs.100) Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Physically Handicapped, and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation are exempted from paying application fee as per extant Government orders.

How To Apply:

WEBSITE http://ssconline.nic.in.  AND http://ssconline2.gov.in.

THEY SHOULD RETAIN REGISTRATION NUMBER ASSIGNED TO THEM ON LINE FOR CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE COMMISSION. THEY SHOULD NOT SUBMIT PRINT OUTS OF THEIR
APPLICATION TO THE COMMISSION. THE FACILITY OF ON-LINE APPLICATION WILL BE AVAILABLE UPTO 13.02.2013(5:00 PM) FOR PART-I REGISTRATION AND FOR PART -II REGISTRATION UPTO 15.02.2013(5.00 P.M.).

CLOSING DATE:15.02.2013. For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh,Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu and Kashmir, Lahaul and Spiti District and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and for candidates residing abroad–22.02.2013. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED LATE WILL BE REJECTED and nocorrespondence will be entertained in this regard. COMMISSION WILL NOT BE RESPOSIBLE FOR POSTAL DELAY.

  • On-line Application Will be Available Upto 13.02.2013(5:00 pm) For Part-I
  • Part -II Registration Upto 15.02.2013(5.00 P.M.)


Essential Qualifications as on 1st January,2013

Compiler :

  • Bachelor's Degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as compulsory or Elective subject.

Statistical Investigator Grade–II

  • Bachelor's Degree with Statistics as one of the main subjects
  • Bachelor's Degree with Mathematics( with Statistics as a papers studied in one year/two years/all three years as the case may be) as one of the main subjects
  • Bachelor's Degree with Economics ( with Statistics as a paper studied in one year/two years/all the three years as the case may be) as one of the main subjects
  • Bachelor's Degree with Commerce (with Statistics as a paper studied in one year/two years/all the three years as the case may be) as one of the main subjects

All other Posts:

Bachelor's Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.


Syllabus

Tier-I of The Examination :

A. General Intelligence & Reasoning

It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non -verbal series, coding and decoding,statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/pattern–folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern–folding and completion, Indexing,Address matching, Date & citymatching, Classification of centre codes/roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics,if any.

B. General Awareness

Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy& Scientific Research.

C. Quantitative Aptitude

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, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion,Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss,Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, 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

D. English Comprehension:

Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.

Syllabus For Tier -II of The Examination :

Paper-I : 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 the computation of whole numbers, decimals ,fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion,Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss,Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, 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

Paper-II :English Language & Comprehsion :

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, fill in the blanks, synonyms, antonyms, spelling/detecting mis-spelt 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.

Paper-III :Statistics for Investigator Grade-II, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation & Compilerin 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; Compoundprobability; 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 non-sampling errors;

Probability and non-probability sampling techniques(simple random sampling, stratified sampling, multistagesampling, 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 ofestimation (Moments method, Maximum likelihoodmethod, Least squares method), Testing of hypothesis, Basic
concept of testing, Small sample and large sample tests, Tests basedon Z, t, Chi-square and F statistic,Confidence intervals.

Analysis of Variance-Analysis of one-way classified data and two-way 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.





Date Sheet

  • Date of Exam Tier - I : 14.04.2013 & 21.04.2013

  • Date of Exam Tier-II : 27.07.2013
  • On-line Application Will be Available Upto 13.02.2013(5:00 pm) For Part-I
  • Part -II Registration Upto 15.02.2013(5.00 P.M.)
  • Closing Date : 15.02.2013



WEBSITE

 

http://ssconline.nic.in.

 

AND


http://ssconline2.gov.in.

 


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