CHSL Combined Higher Secondary Level 

CHSL Combined Higher Secondary Level 

Staff Selection Commission or SSC has been one of the most desirable organizations for Government exams in India. Every year thousands of vacancies are filled by SSC in Government departments. Govt. jobs are the most sought after career choice in India. More so, the government is focusing on providing better facilities and services in every aspect of our lives. Govt is focusing on the development of our country and to do that millions of Jobs will be created in the coming years. SSC is the leading Govt. organization that provides employment to lakhs of students in India. A great opportunity lies ahead for all the SSC aspirants.

The Staff Selection Commission conducts Combined Higher Secondary Level(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/Sorting Assistants(PA/SA)

• Data Entry Operator (DEO).

• Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC).

• Court Clerk.

Closing Date:18.12.2017

Date of Computer Based Examination (Tier-I): 04.03.2018 to 26.03.2018

Date of Tier-II Examination (Descriptive Paper): 08.07.2018

 SSC CHSL Vacancy list for exam 2017

There are 3259 vacancies this year in the SSC CHSL exam.

Post Vacancies
Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistants 2359
Lower Divisional Clerks 898
Data Entry Operators 2
Total 3259

Eligibity Criteria


As on 1st August 2018








SSC CHSL Tier-I Exam Pattern



Subject No of Questions Max Marks Exam
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 75 min


2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200


SSC CHSL Tier 1 Syllabus

General Intelligence and Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language General Awareness
Logical Reasoning Simplification, Surds & Indices Spot the Error History
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss , Discounts Fill in the Blanks Science
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures & Allegations Synonyms/Homonyms Geography
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest Antonyms Economy
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Spellings/ Detecting Mis-spelt words Indian Polity
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Idioms & Phrases Scientific Research
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere One word substitution Awards and Honors
Tabulation Data Interpretation Improvement of Sentences Books and Authors
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage Active/Passive Voice  Current Affairs
Blood Relations Number Systems Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration
Input Output Geometry  Shuffling of Sentence parts

Cloze Passage,

Comprehension Passage

Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination &Probability