SSC CGL TIER IV EXAM SYLLABUS – Skill Test

The SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam is a Skill Test and is applicable for certain posts as given below.

Skill Test

Posts

Computer Proficiency Test (CPT)

Assistant Section Officer (CSS)

Assistant Section Officer (MEA)

Assistant in Serious Fraud Investigation Officer (SFIO) under the Ministry of Corporate Affairs

Assistant (GSI) in Ministry of Mines

Inspector (Central Excise)

Inspector (Preventive Officer)

Inspector (Examiner)

Data Entry Skill Test (DEST)

Tax Assistant (CBDT & CBEC)

The Skill test is qualifying in nature and comprises two different tests based on the posts opted by the candidates.

Data Entry Speed Test (DEST): The DEST at 8000 Key Depression per hour on Computer. The Data Entry Speed skill test should be 2000 key Depression for 15 minutes which will be considered for the qualifying purpose.

Computer Proficiency Test : (CPT) The computer proficiency test is conducted to test the skills of the candidates and it comprises of 3 modules namely Word Processing, Spread Sheet and Generation of Slides.

Below given is the detailed syllabus of SSC CGL Tier 4 Exam

SSC CGL 2017 DEST/CPT Exam Pattern

TEST

TOPICS

CPT

  • Word Processing
  • Spreadsheets
  • Generation of Slides

DEST

2000 depressions in 15 minutes for a given passage

 

COMPUTER PROFICIENCY TEST (CPT)

Topic

Details

Word Processing

  • Candidates will be provided with a printed English Passage which they should type on the computer.
  • Candidates should type at a least a minimum of 2000 characters (key depressions) in 15 minutes without any formatting (Bold/Underline/Italic etc.)

Spreadsheets

  • Candidates will be provided with a printed sheet that has to be created in Microsoft Excel Software.
  • Candidates should calculate the given data using simple formulas on MS Excel like multiplication, sum, percentages etc.

Generation of Slides

  • Candidates will be given a printed sheet of a single slide.
  • Candidates should create the slide similar to that in 15 minutes using Microsoft Power Point tool.

Data Entry Skill Test (DEST)

Topic

Details

Key Depression

  • Candidate will be provided with a printed English Passage which they should type on the Computer using the specific MS Office tool.
  • Candidates should type minimum of 2000 characters (Key Depressions) in 15 minutes without any formatting (Bold/Underline/Italic etc.)