SSC-Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination

SSC CHSL Exam is one of the most popular exams, next only to SSC CGL Exam, conducted by Staff Selection Commission (SSC). While the CGL Exam is for graduates for Group B and C posts, CHSL Exam is for intermediates, who have passed the 12th Class.

SSC CHSL Exam is primarily conducted for Lower Division Clerk (LDC) and Data Entry Operator posts

Age Limit: 18-27 years

The Selection process, comprises of Written exam and followed for Type/ Skill test. The Structure, scheme and syllabus for CHSL Written exam is given as follows

Written Exam: All those applicants who successfully submit their applications before the last date will be called for a Written Exam provisionally. Applicants will have to Download the Call Letter / Admit cards, before appearing for the Exam.

The Written Exam, will have 200 Questions from 4 different sections with 50 Questions from each section. The Duration of Exam is of 2 hours only.

Exam Pattern:

Number of sections: 4

Total Marks: 200 Marks

Total time allotted: 75 minutes

  1. English (50 marks)
  2. Quantitative (50 marks)
  3. General Intelligence (50 marks)
  4. General knowledge (50 marks)

Remember, there is negative marking and for that, SSC will deduct 0.50 marks for every wrong answer.