Exam pattern of SSC
The SSC CHSL Exam pattern is held via three tiers mentioned below:
- Tier 1:It is Computer – Based Written Exam (Objective Type)
- Tier 2:Written Exam (Descriptive Paper)
- Tier 3:Typing Test/Skill Test.
No of Questions
Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)
Eligibility for SSC 2020:
There are 3 important criteria that a candidate must fulfill in order to be eligible for SSC CHSL 2020.
The SSC CHSL eligibility criteria are as follows:
- Citizenship:The candidate must be a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or a subject of Bhutan or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before January 1, 1962, in order to settle down on a permanent basis.
A person who has migrated from the following lands and wishes to permanently in India are also eligible:
- Sri Lanka
- Age Limit:Age limit for the post is 18-27 years as on 01-08-2019 (i.e. candidates born not before 02-08-1992 and not later than 01-08-2001)
- 3. Educational Qualification:
For LDC/JSA, PA/SA. DEO (except DEO in C&AG), the candidate must have passed 12th standard or equivalent examination from a recognized board of a university. Whereas for Data Entry Operator (DEO) in the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG): 12th Standard pass in Science stream with Mathematics as a subject from any recognized Board or equivalent.
Important dates for SSC:
Not yet declared
Syllabus for the exam:
Tier I SSC Syllabus for CHSL 2020
The brief idea of CHSL Tier I SSC Syllabus is given below:
Profit & Loss
Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices
Work & Time
Time & Distance
Fill in the Blanks
Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting
Awards and Honors
Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
One Word Substitution
Books and Authors
Sequences & Series
Mixtures & Allegations
Premutation, Combination & Probability
Tier II SSC Syllabus for CHSL
As mentioned above, this paper candidates to write an essay and Letter/Application that tests the writing skills of the candidates.
The topics asked in this exam will be related to National Interest, Finance & Economy, Ecological Issues, Social Issues, Politics, Schemes and Governance, Technology, Sports, Geopolitics, Environmental Concerns etc.
Tier III SSC Syllabus for CHSL
This exam will be a skill/typing test which would be of qualifying nature. The final merit of the selected candidates will be based on the total score obtained in the Tier – I and Tier – II exams
The table below lists out in detail about the Skill Test, Time and Speed needed to qualify:
Data Entry Operator
Data Entry speed of 8000 key depressions per hour on the computer. The ‘speed will be adjudged on the basis of the correct entry of words/key depressions as per the given passage
The duration of the test will be for 15 minutes and printed matter in English containing about 2000-2200 key-depressions would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the test computer
Data Entry Operator in the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG)
The speed of 15000 key depressions per hour will be judged on the basis of the correct entry of words/key depressions as per the given passage
The duration of the test will be for 15 minutes and printed matter in English containing about 3700-4000 key-depressions would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the test computer
Lower Division Clerk/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (LDS/JSA) and Postal Assistants/ Sorting Assistants (PA/SA)
The speed of 10500 key depressions per hour will be judged on the basis of the correct entry of words/key depressions as per the given passage
The duration of the test will be for 15 minutes and printed matter in English containing about 9000 key-depressions/hour would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the test computer.