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How to prepare for SSC CGL Exam

How to prepare for SSC CGL Exam

SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level) Exam is very highly competitive exam at present. Well, all the candidates are having books and they studied for 15 to 18 hours and still they don’t crack the SSC exam. Apparently, all the candidates are dedicated to work and most of them joined coaching institutions to take proper guidance from seniors but what makes one success and another failure. Some candidates said that they studied only for 8-10 hours and they cracked the SSC CGL Exam.

Why these Differences?

The only difference between successful candidates and the failure candidates are they plan their study. They don’t study all the time. They give proper rest to their mind. When students study for 15-18 hours a day, they got confused and when they slow a practice exam they tick the wrong answer. So for crack this exam you need to have a proper study plan for SSC CGL Exam.

Why you need STUDY PLAN for SSC CGL?

Well, we can say because of competition. Now you ask me why competition? So here is the answer SSC CGL is not any other IBPS exam and according to CGL a very high number of candidates appear in the exam which is far away from your expectation. The graph of candidates is increasing year by year along with the vacancies announced by the SSC CGL.

So all because of this you need to have a study plan for successfully crack this SSC CGL Exam.

Study Plan:

Well, I will provide you some instruction that will affect to your score. So read the instruction carefully.

  1. All the candidates are not enough prepared that they will answer all the correct answer. Your aim must be to answer number of correct answer to crack the Competition.
  2. Second point is based over our mind, it’s our feelings when we answer an easy question and that gets wrong we will hurt more and when a harder question gets wrong we hurt less, so be careful while giving answer of an easy question.
  3. This is your mind can led you to negative time ( something like if you missed 2-3 questions in raw and something like how can I miss that questions in the raw, that you have to be mentally clam.
  4. Last and final instruction for you all the candidates, you have to cross the finish line before time or on time.

So candidates, these are few instructions that will help you to crack exam easily and score more.

Important Topics of the Syllabus:

Candidates I am mentioning here few topics which are very important for the SSC CGL (Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate Level) Exam.

  1. Logical Reasoning (General Intelligence)
  2. English (Vocabulary and Grammar)
  3. General Awareness
  4. Quantitative Aptitude

These all the topics will give more weight –age.

Attend Coaching Centers if you can pay:

If you can pay for the coaching centers then look for best coaching centers in your area. Because they have very much experience and good tips and tricks that you can use in the exam. Tips and tricks are used for time saver that will save your time the exam.

Test yourself daily:

This is most important part of your preparation. The main reason behind giving the Mock Tests is the result will tell you how much you know about the syllabus and what you know. So solve a mock test daily and then analyze it. Candidates who are going to coaching centers they can collect from them and candidates who are not they can buy from book market.


As, I have mentioned in upper paragraph, that the test your -self is the most important part of your preparation because when you analyze it you know where you are week and what the topics you have to revise more. Make a habit to write down the important things and Mathematic formulas. This type of revision will help you the problem of forgetting and not – remembering. Many students have the problems like they don’t remember the things they have just read. Follow this step, you will find your solution.

Time Management for the preparation of SSC CGL Exam:

Its time to make a time table for cracking the SSC CGL Exam, Every day out of 10 hours you have to spent only 2 hours for your study next part and rest of the time you have to attend coaching classes and give a mock test and analyze it.

In 2 hours you should divide you time into some sections like example:

30 minutes for GK

30 minutes for English

45 minutes for Reasoning

15 minutes for Quantitative Aptitude

This type of time management will help you to crack SSC CGL Exam.

In the last, I am just trying to say that is just make your mind that you must have to crack this EXAM. In the study, rest is also plays the important role. Give your mind a proper rest so that it will work fine. So all the best for your studies and crack all the competitive exam as you want and you will defiantly do it.

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