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SSC CGL AAO 2022 Application Form for exam can be filled till 08th October 2022. Apply Online for This Exam and the Admit Card is Released soon. Eligibility Criteria for this exam is that the candidate must be a citizen of India. The candidate's age should be at least 21 years and above. Government Jobs Seekers, who Looking for Govt Jobs 2022 in India to get Latest Government Jobs Recruitment / Vacancies completely published in this portal.


Events Date
SSC CGL Notification Release Date 17th September 2022
SSC CGL Online Form submission Started 17th September 2022
Last Date to Submit Application 08th October 2022
Last Date for generating offline challan 08th October 2022
Last date for payment through Challan 10th October 2022
Window for Application Form Correction 12th October 2022 to 13th October 2022 (23:00)
SSC CGL Tier-1 Admit Card 2022 Notified Soon
SSC CGL 2022 Exam Date Tier 1 01st December to 13th December 2022
SSC CGL Tier 2 Admit Card 2022 Notified Soon
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SSC CGL AAO Eligibility

Educational Qualification : 
Post Name Educational Qualification
Assistant Audit Officer Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University OR Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost & Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/ Masters in Business Studies

Age Limit (as on 01/01/2022)
Minimum Age Limit: 18 years
Maximum Age Limit: 30 years  

SSC CGL AAO Admit Card

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SSC CGL AAO Syllabus

SSC CGL Tier 1 Syllabus

General Intelligence and Reasoning
1. Classification
2. Analogy
3. Coding-Decoding
4. Paper Folding Method
5. Matrix
6 Word Formation
7. Venn Diagram
8. Direction and Distance
9. Blood Relations
10. Series
11. Verbal reasoning
12. Non-Verbal Reasoning

General Awareness
1. Static General Knowledge
2. Science
3. Current Affairs
4. Sports
5. Books and Authors
6. Important Schemes
7. Portfolios
8. People in the News
9. History
10. Geography
11. Economic
12. Awards and Honors
13. Economic

Quantitative Aptitude
1. Simplification
2. Interest
3. Averages
4. Percentage
5. Ratio and Proportion
6. Problem on Ages
7. Speed, Distance and Time
8. Number System
9. Mensuration
10. Data Interpretation
11. Time and Work
12. Algebra
13. Trigonometry
14. Geometry

English Comprehension
1. Reading Comprehension
2. Cloze Test
3. Spellings
4. Phrases and Idioms
5. One word Substitution
6. Sentence Correction
7. Error Spotting
8. Fill in the Blanks
9. Active/Passive
10. Narrations

SSC CGL AAO Tier 2 Syllabus

Module-I of Session-I of Paper-I (Mathematical Abilities):

Number Systems :
1. Computation of Whole Number
2. Decimal and Fractions
3. Relationship between numbers

Fundamental arithmetical operations :
1. Percentages
2. Ratio and Proportion
3. Square roots
4. Averages
5. Interest (Simple and Compound)
6. Profit and Loss
7. Discount
8. Partnership Business
9. Mixture and Alligation
10. Time and distance
11. Time and work

Algebra :
1. Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems)
2. Graphs of Linear Equations

Geometry :

1. Similarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres
2. Congruence and similarity of triangles
3. Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.

Mensuration :

1. Triangle
2. Quadrilaterals
3. Regular Polygons
4. Circle
5. Right Prism
6. Right Circular Cone
7. Right Circular Cylinder
8. Sphere
9. Hemispheres
10. Rectangular Parallelepiped
11. Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base.

Trigonometry :

1. Trigonometry
2. Trigonometric ratios
3. Complementary angles
4. Height and distances (simple problems only)
5. Standard Identities

Statistics and probability :

1. Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart
2. Measures of central tendency: mean, median, mode, standard deviation
3. Calculation of simple probabilities

Module-II of Section-I of Paper-I (Reasoning and General Intelligence):

1. Semantic Analogy
2. Symbolic operations, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Trends
3. Figural Analogy
4. Space Orientation
5. Semantic Classification
6. Venn Diagrams
7. Symbolic/ Number
8. Classification
9. Drawing inferences
10. Figural Classification
11. Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding
12. Semantic Series
13. Figural Patternfolding and completion
14. Number Series
15. Embedded figures
16. Figural Series
17. Critical Thinking
18. Problem Solving
19. Emotional Intelligence
20. Word Building
21. Social Intelligence
22. Coding and de-coding
23. Numerical operations
24. Other sub-topics, if any.

Module-I of Section-II of Paper-I (English Language And Comprehension):

1. Vocabulary
2. English Grammar
3. Sentence structure
4. Spot the Error
5. Fill in the Blanks,
6. Synonyms/Homonyms
7. Antonyms
8. Spellings/ Detecting misspelt words
9. Idioms & Phrases
10. One word substitution
11. Improvement of Sentences,
12. Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs
13. Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration
14. Shuffling of Sentence parts
15. Shuffling of Sentences in a passage,
16. Cloze Passage
17. Comprehension Passage- To test comprehension, three or more paragraphs will be given and questions based on those will be asked. At least one paragraph should be a simple one based on a book or a story and the other two paragraphs should be on current affairs, based on a report or an editorial.

Module-II of Section-II of Paper-I (General Awareness):

1. India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research
2. Science
3. Current Affairs
4. Books and Authors
5. Sports
6. Important Schemes
7. Important Days & Dates
8. Portfolio
9. People in News

Module-I of Section-III of Paper-I (Computer Proficiency):

1. Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), input/ output devices, computer memory, memory organization, back- up devices, PORTs, Windows Explorer. Keyboard shortcuts.
2. Software: Windows Operating system including basics of Microsoft Office like MS word, MS Excel and Power Point etc.
3. Working with Internet and e-mails: Web Browsing & Searching, Downloading & Uploading, Managing an E-mail Account, e-Banking.
4. Basics of networking and cyber security: Networking devices and protocols, Network and information security threats (like hacking, virus, worms, Trojan etc.) and preventive measures.

SSC CGL AAO Tier 2 Syllabus- Paper 2 (Statistics)

1. 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.

2. Measures of Central Tendency - Common measures of central tendency – mean median and mode; Partition values- quartiles, deciles, percentiles.

3. Measures of Dispersion- Common measures dispersion – range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion.

4. Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis – Different types of moments and their relationship; meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis.

5. 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).

6. Probability Theory – Meaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes‟ theorem.

7. 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).

8. Sampling Theory – Concept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and non-sampling 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.

9. 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, Chi-square and F statistic, Confidence intervals.

10. Analysis of Variance - Analysis of one-way classified data and twoway classified data.

11. Time Series Analysis - Components of time series, Determinations of trend component by different methods, Measurement of seasonal variation by different methods.

12. 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.

SSC CGL AAO Tier 2 Syllabus- Paper 3 (General Studies-Finance and Economics)

1. Financial Accounting

1. Nature and scope
2. Limitations of Financial Accounting
3. Basic concepts and Conventions
4. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

2. Basic concepts of accounting

1. Single and double entry
2. Books of Original Entry
3. Bank Reconciliation
4. Journal, ledgers
5. Trial Balance
6. Rectification of Errors
7. Manufacturing
8. Trading
9. Profit & Loss Appropriation Accounts
10. Balance Sheet
11. Distinction between Capital and Revenue Expenditure
12. Depreciation Accounting
13. Valuation of Inventories
14. Non-profit organisations Accounts
15. Receipts and Payments and Income & Expenditure Accounts
16. Bills of Exchange
17. Self Balancing Ledgers

Part B: Economics and Governance-(120 marks):

1. Comptroller & Auditor General of India- Constitutional provisions, Role and responsibility.

2. Finance Commission-Role and functions.

3. Basic Concept of Economics and introduction to Micro Economics :

1. Definition
2. Scope and nature of Economics
3. Methods of economic study
4. Central problems of an economy
5. Production possibilities curve

4. Theory of Demand and Supply :

1. Meaning and determinants of demand
2. Law of demand and Elasticity of demand
3. Price
4. Income and cross elasticity
5. Theory of consumer‟s behaviour
6. Marshallian approach and Indifference curve approach
7. Meaning and determinants of supply
8. Law of supply
9. The elasticity of Supply

5. Theory of Production and cost

1. Meaning and Factors of production
2. Laws of production- Law of variable proportions and Laws of returns to scale.

6 Forms of Market and price determination in different markets :

1. Various forms of markets-Perfect Competition
2. Monopoly
3. Monopolistic Competition
4. Oligopoly
5. Price determination in these markets.

7. Indian Economy:
7.1 Nature of the Indian Economy Role of different sectors, Role of Agriculture, Industry and Services-their problems and growth.

7.2 National Income of India-Concepts of national income, Different methods of measuring national income.

7.3 Population-Its size, rate of growth and its implication on economic growth.

7.4 Poverty and unemployment- Absolute and relative poverty, types, causes and incidence of unemployment.

7.5 Infrastructure-Energy, Transportation, Communication.

8 Economic Reforms in India
1. Economic reforms since 1991
2. Liberalisation
3. Privatisation
4. Globalisation
5. Disinvestment

9. Money and Banking:
9.1 Monetary/ Fiscal policy- Role and functions of Reserve Bank of India; functions of commercial Banks/RRB/Payment Banks.

9.2 Budget and Fiscal deficits and Balance of payments.

9.3 Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003.

10 Role of Information Technology in Governance.

Note: Questions in Paper-I will be of Matriculation Level, Paper-II of 10+2 Level and in Paper-III and Paper-IV of Graduation Level.

SSC CGL AAO Exam Pattern

SSC CGL AAO TIER 1 Exam Pattern
Sr.No. Subject No.of Question Marks  Duration
1 General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 50  60 Minutes
2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English 25 50
  Total 100 200
Negative Mark 0.50 Marks

SSC CGL AAO TIER 2 Exam Pattern

​SSC CGL Tier 2 Paper 1
Sections Module Subject No. of Questions Marks  Duration 
Section I Module-I Mathematical Abilities 30 90 02 Hour 15 Minutes
Module-II Reasoning and General Intelligence 30 90
Section II Module-I English Language and Comprehension 45 135
Module-II General Awareness 25 75
Section III Module-I Computer Knowledge Test 20 60
Module-II Data Entry Speed Test One Data Entry Task    
SSC CGL AAO Tier 2 Paper 2 & 3
Paper Section No.of Question Marks Duration
Paper II
100 200 2 Hour
Paper III General Studies (Finance and Economics) 100 200 2 Hour

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8. Complete your SSC CGL AAO Application by paying the online application fees.

Application Fee :
1. General/OBC : Rs 100/-
2. SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/Females Fee : exempted

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