Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2)
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) of service is the best service any public sector. SSC conducts combined higher secondary level Examination recruit posts for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant, Data Entry Operator and LDCs & provides jobs in different central government office like(Income Tax office, CVC, CAG, Home ministry etc).
- For LDC/ JSA, PA/ SA, DEO (except DEOs in C&AG): The candidates must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.
- For Data Entry Operator (DEO Grade ‘A’) in the Office of Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG): 12th Standard pass in Science stream with Mathematics as a subject from a recognized Board or equivalent.
SSC CHSL is a national level government exam conducted every year by the Staff Selection Commission to select Higher Secondary qualified students into various departments and offices of the Indian government. Every year thousands of vacancies are filled by SSC in Government departments through SSC CHSL Exam and lakhs of candidates apply for this exam. The SSC CHSL will be conducted for the recruitment of eligible candidates in different government departments, offices and ministries for different posts like Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC), Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistants(PA), Sorting Assistants(SA), Data Entry Operator (DEO), Data Entry Operator Grade A across ministries and government offices.
The Staff Selection Commission conducts the SSC CHSL exam every year for recruitment in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations of the Government of India. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL, 10+2) Exam for recruitment to various posts like:
- Postal Assistants(PA)/ Sorting Assistants(SA)
- Data Entry Operator (DEO)
- Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)
- Data Entry Operator (Grade A)
SSC CHSL Exam Selection Process Details: Staff Selection Commission’s (SSC) conducted Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Exam for the posts of Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) and Data Entry Operator (DEO). Exam Selection Process details are given below…
Selection Process: The Examination will consist of three stages.
- Computer Based Examination (Tier-I)-(Objective Type)
- Descriptive Paper (Tier-II)
- Typing Test/ Skill Test (Tier-III)
- Typing Test for LDC/ JSA & PA/ SA
- Skill Test for DEO
Written Examination: The written examination will consist of one objective type – Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi for Part-II, III & IV.
- Computer Based Examination (Tier-I): Computer Based Exam (Tier-I) exam is an objective type test divided in four sections, General Intelligence, English Language (Basic Knowledge), Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill) and General Awareness. Total marks for SSC CHSL Tier-I exam is 200 and there is negative marking of 0.50 marks for every wrong answer. Candidates qualifying the Tier-I exam securing the qualifying marks will be selected for the Tier-II exam.
- Tier-II (Descriptive Paper): Tier-II Paper will be a descriptive Paper of 100 Marks in Pen and Paper Mode in the duration of the paper would be for one hour. The Paper would comprise writing of an Essay of 200-250 words and Letter/ Application of approximately 150-200 words. The minimum qualifying marks in Tier-II would be 33 per cent.
- Tier III (Typing Test/ Skill Test): Skill Test for Data Entry Operator: Only those candidates who qualify in the Computer Based Examination (Tier-I) and Descriptive Paper (Tier-II) and secure at least the minimum qualifying marks as may be fixed by the Commission at its discretion, will be eligible to take the Skill Test. The “Data Entry Speed” Skill Test would be of qualifying nature. Data Entry Speed of 8000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per hour on Computer. Candidates allowed to take this test, will have to qualify the test at the prescribed speed on Computer, to be provided by the Commission or the agency authorized by the Commission to conduct such Skill Test at the centre/ venue so notified. Only such candidates who qualify in the Skill Test at a speed of not less than 8000 key depressions per hour will be eligible for being recommended for appointment as per their position in the merit list.
Note-I: Only those candidates who secure at least the minimum qualifying marks in the written examination, as may be fixed by the Commission at its discretion, will be called for skill test. The Commission may also at its discretion, fix qualifying marks in each component of the written examination.
- Typing Test for LDC/ JSA & PA/ SA: Typing Test will be conducted for those candidates who qualify in the Computer Based Examination (Tier-I) and Descriptive Paper (Tier-II). Such Typing Test will be conducted in English or Hindi. Typing Test will be of qualifying in nature. It will be administered on the Computer, to be provided by the Commission or any agency authorized by the Commission. The speed will be adjudged on the accuracy of typing on the Computer of a given text passage in 10 minutes.
Note-I: 35 w.p.m and 30 w.p.m corresponds to 10500 key depressions per hour/9000 key depressions per hour respectively.
Note-II: Only those candidates who secure at least the minimum qualifying marks in the Computer Based Examination (Tier-I) and Descriptive Paper (Tier-II), as may be fixed by the Commission at its discretion, will be called for Typing Test. The Commission may also, at its discretion, fix the minimum qualifying marks in each component of the written examination.
There are 3 important eligibility criteria that a candidate must fulfil in order to be eligible for the SSC CHSL exam. The 3 parameters are given below:
- Citizenship: A candidate must be either:
- a citizen of India, or
- a subject of Nepal, or
- a subject of Bhutan, or
- a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, ora person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Age Limit:The age limit for the posts is 18-27 years. & age relexation as per rule.
Starting Date to Apply Online: 01-02-2022
Last Date to Apply Online: 07-03-2022 23:00 Hrs
Last date for Payment of Fee through Online: 08-03-2022 by 23:00 Hrs
Last date for generation of offline Challan: 09-03-2022 by 23:00 Hrs
Last date for Payment of Fee through Challan: 10-03-2022
Last Date for Correction of Application Form: 11 to 15-03-2022 by 23:00 Hrs
Date of Computer Based Examination (Tier-I): May, 2022.
Date for Tier II Exam (Descriptive Type): To be notified later
Which month SSC CHSL Exam is conducting
All ssc exams is follwing time table as per ssc event calander.
How to apply for SSC CHSL(10+2) Level Exams.
- Visit the SSC official website (ssc.nic.in)
- Under the tab “Apply” and click on “Combined Higher Secondary Level” exam.
- Fill in all the required fields to generate the registration number and password.
- Fill in the personal information and educational qualification asked.
- Upload a passport size photograph and signature.
- Select any three exam centres from the same region
- Recheck the information once the form has been completely filled because once the final submission is done no changes can be made on the SSC CHSL application form.
- Pay the SSC CHSL application fee and the online application process is complete.
What is the eligibility criteria for SSC CHSL?
Is there any age limit to apply for SSC CHSL?
Yes, you should be minimum 18 years and maximum 27 years in age to apply for SSC CHSL exam.
Can I edit the application form of SSC CHSL later?
Where can I fill out the application form for the exam?
Is Aadhaar card mandatory to apply for SSC CHSL exam?
Aadhaar card is not mandatory but preferable for SSC CHSL applications. However, in case you do not have the Aadhaar number, you can use details of any ID card to apply online for the exam.
I lost my offline bank challan. How can I re-print it?
Can I pay the CHSL application fee in offline mode?
How to Re-Generate Registration Password for ssc exams?
Follow some step on official website:
- Visit the official website of SSC
- Click on the Forgot Password link
- Select the permanent state
- Enter registered email ID/ mobile number
- Click on Submit
On clicking the button, candidates will be able to generate the new login password.
How to select SSC CHSL Exam Centres?
SSC CHSL Exam centre is per choice in near cities are given to online form and advt. detils so you can select it.