Tier-II of Combined Graduate Level Examination is of objective type multiple-choice exam. This exam is conducted over a period of two days. Paper I & paper II are compulsory for all the categories of posts.

Paper III (Statistics) is only for those who apply for the post of statistical investigator Gr.II & compiler.

There is negative marking of 0.25 marks in Paper-II and 0.50 marks in Paper-I and Paper-III for each wrong answer.

Paper Subject Marks Questions Duration
I Quantitative Ability 200 100 2 hours
II English Language & Comprehension 200 200 2 hours
III Statistics 200 100 2 hours

Questions in Paper-I are of 10th standard level and Paper-II are of 10+2 level.

Paper-I: Quantitative Ability

The questions are 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 & Comprehension

Questions in this components are 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 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.

Paper-III: Statistics

Syllabus For Paper - III: Statistics