SSC CGL Practice Set Papers, Model Sample Papers

Start practicing with SSC CGL practice set papers free at BYJU'S Exam Prep. The SSC CGL exams previous year solved papers 2021/2020/2019/2018/2017/2016 are available online with the solutions and answers.

The best way to understand the exam pattern and the question trend of the SSC CGL Examination is by solving SSC CGL practice set papers. Every candidate must practice the SSC CGL exam previous year papers to check where they stand in their exam preparation and consequently make amends to improve the score. Familiarize yourself with the SSC CGL exam practice set papers for better understanding and result.

To provide the best resource for your exam preparation, the SSC CGL previous papers have been arranged year-wise including SSC CGL 2021, 2020, SSC CGL 2019, and many more. SSC CGL practice set contains questions from all the sections and of varying difficulty and complexity. 

Evaluate your exam preparation using the SSC CGL question bank to gain insight into the required depth of information and conceptual clarity. Accordingly, you can strategize your preparation and succeed at it. To succeed in SSC CGL Examination, you must have a stronghold on formulas, English, and speed of solving the exam. SSC CGL exam previous year papers will help you practice all.

SSC CGL Syllabus

The SSC CGL Syllabus consist of the syllabus of four sections, General Awareness, Reasoning, English and Quantitative Aptitude. Check the detailed SSC CGL Syllabus below. 

General AwarenessReasoningEnglishQuantitative Aptitude
Current AffairsGeneral Mental AbilityArithmeticGrammar
Economy & FinanceAlphabet Test
Arithmetic Reasoning
Blood Relation
Direction test
Logical Venn diagram
Missing Number
Boat & Stream
Compound & Simple Interest
Mixture & Alligation
Partnership, Percentages
Pipes & Cistern
Problem on Ages
Profit loss & Discount
Ration Proportion
Time, and work and Time work & wages
Fill in the blanks
Error Spotting
Voices and Narrations
Para jumbles
Geography, HistoryNon-Verbal ReasoningAdvance MathsVocabulary
Indian Polity & ConstitutionPapercutting & folding
Embedded figures
Figure Formation & Analysis,
Cube & Dice
Mirror Image
Water Image
Pattern Completion
Counting of figures
Data Interpretation
Degree and Radian Measures
Standard Identities
Complementary angles
Heights and Distances
Frequency polygon
Bar diagram
Pie chart
One-word substitution
Idioms & Phrases
Spelling Errors
Science & Technology
Reading Comprehension
Static GKPassage
Cloze test
SSC CGL Exam Dates
SSC CGL 2022 Tier 1 exam is scheduled to be conducted from 11 April to 21 April 2022. Check out the SSC CGL important dates below:


Important Dates

SSC CGL Notification 2021 Date


SSC CGL Apply Online 2022


Last date to Apply for SSC CGL 2022


Application Correction Window

28 January till 01.02.2022

SSC CGL Tier 1 Admit Card 2022

07 April 2022

SSC CGL Exam Date 2022

11 April to 21 April 2022

SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Date 2022

08 & 10 August 2022

SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam Date 2022

21 August 2022

SSC CGL Exam Pattern

Check the detailed SSC CGL Exam Pattern for all tiers and levels for better understanding. 

ExamExam mode
SSC CGL Tier 1Online (Objective)
SSC CGL Tier 2Online (Objective)
SSC CGL Tier 3 (Descriptive Paper)Offline (Pen & Paper)
SSC CGL Tier 4 (Skill Test)Document Verification/ Computer Proficiency Test

SSC CGL Question Papers FAQs

  • Yes, all the SSC CGL Previous Year Practice Papers are free of cost. You can practice the SSC CGL Question Paper at your own convenience and for good results.  

  • You will get the following sections in the for SSC CGL Tier I and Tier II previous year papers depending upon the stage of exam:

    • General Intelligence and Reasoning
    • Quantitative Aptitude
    • English Comprehension
    • General Knowledge and General Awareness
  • At the end of each SSC CGL Tier I & Tier II test, you will be provided with your performance review with the following details:

    • Your total as well as sectional score out of the total marks
    • Your All India Rank 
    • SSC CGL Previous Year Papers with Solutions
    • Your accuracy%
    • Subject wise exam analysis
    • Number of correct, incorrect attempts made by you
  • The following are the benefits of attempting SSC CGL previous year practice set paper:

    • All the questions are previous year question paper
    • You will get detailed solutions for every question
    • You will attempt the actual test paper thus giving you a real-time experience
    • You will identify your weak and strong sections and work on them
  • No, you cannot reattempt the SSC CGL Exam Papers. However, you can view your result, questions, and solutions anytime on your PC or mobile phone.

  • Yes, all the questions will be multiple-choice questions.

  • The following SSC CGL Tier practice set papers are available online for practice:

    • SSC CGL Previous Year Papers Tier I
    • SSC CGL Previous Year practice set paper Tier II