SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2019
Supriya Kumari, 25 Jan 2019, #SSC CHSL

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2019 - The eligibility criteria of SSC CHSL is defined by exam conducting authority, Staff Selection Commission (SSC). SSC CHSL 2019 eligibility criteria are the set of norms in terms of age, nationality and educational qualification. According to SSC CHSL eligibility criteria, candidates applying for the exam must be 18 to 27 years (as on August 1, 2019) and have passed 10+2/HSC. However, relaxation of age in the upper age limit is provided to candidates belonging to reserved categories. The detailed SSC CHSL eligibility criteria 2019 is provided on this page. Candidates must read the eligibility criteria before filling application form. 

SSC CHSL Application Form 2018 Released - Click here

The application form of SSC CHSL 2019 will be available online from December 12, 2019. The last date of application will be in January 10, 2020. SSC CHSL 2018 application form will be available from March 5 to April 5, 2019.   Read below for more details on SSC CHSL eligibility criteria 2019.

Highlights of SSC CHSL 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Specification 

SSC CHSL eligibility criteria 

Age limit

  • Candidates must be 18 to 27 years as on August 1, 2019

  • Those born between August 2, 1992 and August 1, 2001 are eligible for SSC CHSL

Educational qualification

Must have passed 10+2/HSC

Nationality

A candidate must be either:

  • 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 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

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2019 – Important Points

  • Candidates appearing for Typing Test or skill test are required to submit relevant certificates such as mark sheets, provisional certificate, etc. in the original.

  • Candidates who have completed their 10+2/HSC through open Universities/Distance Education Mode can apply provided their degree is recognised by Distance Education Council, IGNOU.

SSC CHSL Age Relaxation 2019

Upper age limit relaxation for different categories:

Code No.

Category

Permissible age relaxation

01

SC/ ST

5 years

02

OBC

3 years

03

Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

10 years

04

PwD + OBC

13 years

05

PwD + SC/ ST

15 years

09

Ex-Servicemen

03 years after deduction of the

military service rendered from

the actual age as on the closing

date.

15

Central Govt. Civilian Employees who have rendered not less than years regular and continuous service as on Closing date.

Up to 40 years of age

19

Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ ST)

who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on

Closing date.

 

 

Up to 45 years of age

21

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1 st January

1980 to 31 st December 1989

5 years

 

 

24

Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women

judicially separated and who are not

remarried

Up to 35 years of age

26

Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ ST)

Up to 40 years of age

27

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a

consequence thereof

3 years

29

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a

consequence thereof (SC/ ST)

8 (3+5) years

33

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces

Up to 45 years of age

35

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces

(SC/ ST)

Up to 50 years of age

36

Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (They will be considered only for offices under RGI in their order of merit and subject to availability of vacancies)

3 years plus length of service

rendered by them in connection

with census, before

retrenchment, and weightage of

past service

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2019 - Tier 2

Only those candidates who qualify Tier 1 examination will be eligible to appear for Tier 2 as per SSC CHSL 2019 eligibility criteria. Candidates have to secure the cutoff marks prescribed by the examination authority to qualify for Tier 2.

 SSC CHSL Application Form 2019

Application form of SSC CHSL can be filled online only from December 12, 2019 to January 10, 2020.  The fee can be paid both online and offline. Candidates can fill the application form in two phases. Part 1 includes filling up of basic details like name, qualification, parents’ name etc whereas in part 2 candidates can upload their photographs, signature and pay the requisite application fees. 

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