SSC CHSL RECRUITMENT 2019 || EXAM DATE, EXAM PATTERN SYLLABUS, SALARY DETAILS

SSC CHSL RECRUITMENT 2019 || EXAM DATE, EXAM PATTERN, SYLLABUS, SALARY DETAILS OF SSC CHSL EXAMINATION



“GOVERNMENT STRIVES TO HAVE A WORKFORCE WHICH REFLECTS GENDER BALANCE AND WOMEN CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY”

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) invites applications from eligible interested candidates to conduct Combined Higher Secondary Level(CHSL)  (10+2) Exam each year for the recruitment of Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant, Data Entry Operator (DEO) vacancies.

This year, in 2019 also the Staff Selection Commission(SSC) invited Online Applications from eligible, interested candidates to apply for the SSC RECRUITMENT-2018 for the posts of Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant, Data Entry Operator (DEO) vacancies from 05/03/2019 to 05/04/2019 through SSC official websitehttps://ssc.nic.in/


SSC CHSL RECRUITMENT 2019 || EXAM DATE

Lakhs & lakhs of candidates have applied for the SSC CHSL-2019 Examination and are now looking forward to appear in the Examination, which are scheduled as follows by SSC


  • Date of Computer Based Examination (Tier-I): 01-07-2019 to 26-07-2019
  • Date of Tier-II Examination (Descriptive Paper): 29.09.2019


SSC CHSL RECRUITMENT 2019 || EXAM PATTERN

The SSC CHSL examination will consist of three steps-
  • Computer Based Examination (Tier-I), 
  • Descriptive Paper (Tier-II) and 
  • Skill Test/ Typing Test (Tier-III)
The Commission reserves the right to introduce additional stage of examination which would be notified at suitable time, if considered necessary. 


SSC CHSL RECRUITMENT 2019 || SYLLABUS

Computer Based Examination (Tier-I), Objective Type:

Part I - English Language (Basic Knowledge)
Part II - General Intelligence
Part III - Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)
Part IV - General Awareness

Each parts contains 25 nos. of questions with maximum of 50 marks i.e, each question will carry maximum of 2 marks.



Computer Based Examination (Tier-I) Syllabus in details:


Part I - English Language (Basic Knowledge) - Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/ Detecting mis-spelt words,Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs, Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration, Shuffling of Sentence parts, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage.


Part II - General Intelligence - This part would include questions of both verbal
and non-verbal type. The General Intelligence test will include questions on Semantic Analogy, Symbolic operations, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Trends, Figural Analogy, Space Orientation, Semantic Classification, Venn Diagrams, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Drawing inferences, Figural Classification, Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding, Semantic Series, Figural Pattern-folding and completion, Number Series, Embedded figures, Figural Series, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, Emotional Intelligence, Word Building, Social Intelligence, Coding and de-coding, Other sub-topics, if any Numerical operations.


Part III - Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill) -  Number Systems: Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations: Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time and work.
Algebra: Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations.
Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.
Mensuration: Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base.
Trigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin2θ + Cos2θ=1 etc.,
Statistical Charts: Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart.


Part IV - General Awareness - Questions from this part are designed to test the candidate's general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to the society. Questions are also designed to check/test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be
expected of an educated person. The test will also include few questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic
Scene, General policy and scientific research.


Descriptive Paper (Tier-II) syllabus in details

Tier-II Paper will be a descriptive Paper containing 100 Marks in "Pen and Paper‟ Mode. The time duration of the Descriptive Paper would be for one hour (20 minutes compensatory time will also be provided to the candidates eligible for scribes as per official notification). The Paper would comprise writing of an Essay of around 200-250 words and a Letter/ Application of approximately 150-200 words.

The minimum qualifying marks in Tier-II would be 33 per cent of total marks.

The performance of candidates in Tier II would be included for preparing merit.
The paper will have to be written either in Hindi or in English by the candidates. If one Part
paper written in Hindi and another Part in English, then the candidates will be awarded with  zero marks.

Candidate must write his/ her Roll Number correctly and affix signature and Left-hand Thumb Impression in the given relevant columns in the Question Paper-cum-Answer Book.  Failing of which will award zero marks to the candidate.

All the candidates are strictly advised not to write any personal identity e.g. name, Roll Number, Mobile Number, Address, etc inside the Answer Book. The candidates who fail to adhere to these instructions will be awarded with zero marks.



Skill Test/ Typing Test (Tier-III)

Skill Test/ Typing Test for the qualified candidates in Tier-II will be conducted 
on computers provided by the Commission or its authorized agency.

Skill Test/ Typing Test will be conducted in the cities where 
Regional Offices of the Commission are located or as decided by the 
Commission.

Skill Test/ Typing Test will be of qualifying nature.

Skill Test/ Typing Test will be conducted as per the following 
scheme:


Skill Test for Data Entry Operator:

Skill Test is mandatory for all posts of Data Entry Operators. No candidate will be 
exempted from appearing in the Skill Test.

Data Entry Speed must be 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per 
hour on Computer. "The Speed of 8000 key depressions per hour 
on computer‟ 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 15 (Fifteen) 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 
Computer.

For the post of Data Entry Operator in the Office of the 
Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG): The 'speed 
of 15000 key depressions per hour on Computer‟ 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 15 (Fifteen) 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 Computer.

Candidates eligible for scribe as per official notification will be 
given compensatory time of 5 minutes. Therefore duration of 
Skill Test for such candidates will be 20 minutes.



Typing Test for LDC/ JSA and Postal Assistant/ Sorting 
Assistant:

The medium of Typing Test will be either Hindi or  English. The 
candidates will have to opt for the medium of Typing Test (i.e. 
either Hindi or English) in the online Application Form.

The choice of Typing Test given by the candidate in the online 
Application Form shall be treated as final and no change in the 
medium of Typing Test will be entertained later.

Candidates opting for English medium should have typing speed 
of 35 words per minute (w.p.m.) and those candidates opting for Hindi 
medium should have typing speed of 30 words per minute 
(w.p.m.). 35 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. correspond to about 10500 
key depressions per hour and about 9000 key depressions per 
hour respectively.

The speed will be adjudged on the accuracy of typing on the 
Computer of a given text passage in 10 minutes.

Candidates eligible for scribe as per notification rules will be 
given compensatory time of 5 minutes. Therefore duration of 
Typing Test for such candidates will be 15 minutes.

Passage Dictators will be provided to those VH candidates for 
the Typing test who have opted for Scribe in the online 
Application Form. The Passage Dictator will read out the passage 
to VH candidate within the allotted time period.

Persons with Disabilities(PwD) candidates who claim to be 
permanently unfit to take the Typing Test because of a physical 
disability may, with the prior approval of the Commission, be 
exempted from the requirement of appearing and qualifying at 
such test, provided such a candidate submits a Certificate in the 
prescribed format to the Commission from the
competent Medical Authority, i.e., the Civil Surgeon of a 
Government Health Care Institution declaring him/ her to be 
permanently unfit for the Typing Test because of a physical
disability. In addition, such candidates must substantiate their 
claim by furnishing the relevant Medical Certificate in the 
prescribed format as per  the 
Notice of Examination, as applicable, at the time of Typing Test. 
Otherwise their claim for seeking exemption from Typing Test 
will not be entertained by the Commission.

SSC CHSL RECRUITMENT 2019 || SALARY STRUCTURE with Pay-Band & Grade Pay



  • Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA): Pay Band -1 (Rs. 5200-20200), Grade Pay: Rs. 1900 (pre-revised).
  • Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA): Pay Band -1 (Rs. 5200-20200), Grade Pay: Rs. 2400 (pre-revised).
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO): Pay Band-1 (Rs. 5200-20200), Grade Pay: Rs. 2400 (pre-revised)
  • Data Entry Operator, Grade "A‟: Pay Band-1 (Rs. 5200-20200), Grade Pay: Rs. 2400 (pre-revised).