If you’re preparing for SSC CHSL exam, check out dates, syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility, salary, cutoff, and previous year papers.

SC CHSL Recruitment 2020: Important Dates

SSC CHSL exam schedule is same as mentioned in the SSC exam calendar. Take a brief look at the SSC CHSL important dates-

Events Important Dates
SSC CHSL 2019 Notification Date 3rd Dec 2019
SSC CHSL 2020 Notification Date 30th Nov 2020
Starting Date SSC CHSL 2019 Application Form 12th Jan 2020
Last Date of SSC CHSL 2020 Apply Online 15th Dec 2020
SSC CHSL Admit Card 10-15 days before the exam date
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2018 (Tier 1) 16th March 2020 to 27th March 2020
SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Date 2018 28th June 2020
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2019
Skill Test/Typing Test (Tier-3)

CHSL Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for SSC CHSL can be divided into three categories:

  1. Nationality of applicants
  2. Age limit of the applicants
  3. Educational Qualification
Eligibility Criteria Detailed Information
Nationality / Citizenship A candidate must be either-

Citizen of India/Nepal/Bhutan

A Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
A 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.

Educational Qualification In order to be eligible for SSC CHSL Exam, you must have passed 12th Standard

or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.

If the applicant possess any Degree obtained through open Universities or Distance Education Mode,

then that must be recognized by Distance Education Council, IGNOU.

Skill Test Eligibility:-
The applicant must have passed 12th standard in science stream with

Mathematics as a subject from a recognized Board or equivalent.  (Data Entry Operator Post Only)

Age Limit Criteria & Relaxation 2020 for SSC CHSL

The relaxation in upper age is permissible as per the norms of SSC CHSL10+2 Level exam 2020. The minimum age limit for SSC CHSL 2020 is 18 years and maximum age limit for SSC CHSL is 27 years as on 1st August 2020.
Those applicants who are seeking information regarding SSC CHSL age relaxation can refer to the table below:

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
PH 10 Years
PH+OBC 13 Years
PH+SC/ST 15 Years

SC CHSL Syllabus & Exam Pattern

  • SSC is conducting SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam online, there are 4 sections of the Tier 1 exam.
  • SSC CHSL Tier 2 will be a descriptive exam, comprises of an Essay of 200-250 words and Letter or Application writing of approximately 150-200 words.
  • Tier 3 is based out on Skill and Typing test. For more information check out the detailed syllabus of SSC CHSL.
  • The official SSC CHSL exam pattern is given below:

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Pattern

Subject Max Marks Total Timing
General Intelligence
(25 Questions)
50 75 minutes

ForVH/OH afflicted
by Cerebral Palsy
OH with deformity
in writing hand
– 100 minutes)

(25 Questions)
Quantitative Aptitude
(25 Questions)
(25 Questions)

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Pattern

Sections No. Of Questions Maximum Marks
Letter/Application 1 50
Essay Writing 1 50

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Syllabus

General Intelligence and Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language General Awareness
Alphanumeric Series Profit and Loss Cloze Test Culture
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures and Allegations Para jumbles Geography
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest and Compound Interest and Surds and Indices Miscellaneous Economic Scene
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension History
Coded Inequalities Work and Time Fill in the blanks General Policy
Seating Arrangement Time and Distance Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting Scientific Research
Tabulation Data Interpretation One Word Substitution Books and Authors
Syllogism Ratio and Proportion, Percentage Active/Passive Voice Awards and Honors
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Blood Relations Number Systems
Input Output Sequence and Series
Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination, and Probability

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