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SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024 - Check Complete CHSL Recruitment process here

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024 - Check Complete CHSL Recruitment process here

Edited By Vishnukumar | Updated on Apr 10, 2024 10:57 AM IST | #SSC CHSL
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Staff Selection Commission mentions the SSC CHSL 2024 selection process in the official notification. The SSC CHSL selection process 2024 has two tiers - tier 1-(objective type), and tier 2 (objective type/skill/ typing test). Candidates need to obtain the SSC CHSL cut off of all two tiers to qualify for the SSC CHSL exam.

SSC CHSL tier 1 and 2 are computer-based tests. There is a negative marking for the SSC CHSL tier 1 exam as objective-type questions are asked at this level. On clearing the SSC CHSL tier 1 of the recruitment process candidates will be eligible to appear for SSC CHSL tier 2. To know more about the SSC CHSL exam process 2024 in the full article below.

SSC CHSL 2024 - Overview

Aspirants can check the SSC CHSL exam details from the below table.

Exam name

SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level examination

Commonly known as

SSC CHSL exam

Exam Conducting Authority

Staff Selection Commission

Official Website

ssc.gov.in

Exam Level

National

Educational Qualification

12th passed

Minimum age limit

18 to 27 years

Stages of Exam

  • Tier 1

  • Tier 2

Exam Mode

Online and Offline

Application fee

Rs 100

Also read - SSC CHSL exam dates 2024

SSC CHSL 2024 Selection Process - Stages

SSC CHSL selection process is a three-tier process. Check the table to know the stages of the selection process of SSC CHSL.

SSC CHSL Selection Process Stages

Stages

Exam and mode of exam

1

Tier 1 - CBT (online)

2

Tier 2 - CBT/Skill/Typing test (online/offline)

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024 - SSC CHSL Tier 1

Tier 1 of the SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level selection process has one paper that is computer-based. It has four sections in which questions are asked from the following subjects - quantitative aptitude, English, general awareness and general intelligence.

SSC CHSL tier 1 is of 200 marks having 100 questions with negative marking for incorrect responses. Candidates need to clear the SSC CHSL Tier 1 cut off marks to move forward in the SSC CHSL selection process. Check the tables below for the tier 1 SSC CHSL exam pattern and marking scheme.

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Pattern 2024

Section

Number of questions

Marks

Duration

Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

60 Minutes

English

25

50

General Awareness

25

50

General Intelligence

25

50

Total

100

200

SSC CHSL Marking Scheme

Particulars

Marks allotted

Correct answer

+2

Incorrect answer

-¼ or -0.50

Unanswered

NIL

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024 - SSC CHSL Tier 2

Tier 2 of the SSC CHSL selection process also has one paper that is descriptive in nature. It is conducted in offline mode by the authorities. SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Tier 2 exam is 100 marks and has to be completed in a duration of 60 minutes. There is no negative marking in this stage of the SSC CHSL selection process.

Essay and letter type questions are asked in this tier. Thirty-three percent (33%) is qualifying marks prescribed for this tier by the SSC. Candidates must qualify the SSC CHSL tier 2 cutoff marks to be eligible for the SSC CHSL selection process. Check the tables below for the SSC CHSL exam pattern and marking scheme.

The Tier II of SSC CHSL consists of three sections having two modules each. The SSC CHSL Tier-II exam will be conducted in two sessions, Session 1 & Session 2 will be held on the same day. Session-I will include conducting of Section-I, Section II and Module-I of Section III.

Session II will include conducting Module II of Section III (Skill Test/ Typing Test). SSC CHSL Tier-II will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions, except for Module II of Section III. The questions will be set in English and Hindi except for Module II (i.e. English Language and Comprehension module) in Section II.

There will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Section-I, Section II and Module-I of Section III. Module I of Section III i.e. Computer Knowledge Test is mandatory but qualifying in nature. Module II of Section III will be of qualifying nature. Errors in the Skill Test will be calculated up to 2 decimal places.

Part A: Skill Test is mandatory for DEO/ DEO Grade 'A’ - Data Entry Speed of 8,000 (Eight Thousand) 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.

  • Part B: Typing Test is for other posts including LDC/ JSA - The medium of Typing Test will be Hindi or English. Candidates opting for English medium should have a typing speed of 35 words per minute (w.p.m.) and those opting for Hindi medium should have a 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.

Session

Subject

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Time allowed

Session 1

Section 1 -

Module 1: Mathematic abilities

Module 2: Reasoning and General Intelligence.

30+30= 60

180 marks


1 hour for each section. 1 hour and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe.

Section 2 -

Module 1: English Language and Comprehension

Module 2: Reasoning and General Intelligence. General Awareness

40+20= 60

180 marks

Section 3 -

Module 1: Computer Knowledge Module

15

45 marks


15 minutes or 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe

Session 2

Section 3 -

Module 2: Skill Test/ Typing Test Module

Part A: Skill Test for DEOs in Department/ Ministry

-


15 minutes or 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe

Part B: Skill Test for DEOs except in Department/ Ministry

-

15 minutes or 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe

Part C: Typing Test for LDC/ JSA.

-

10 minutes or 15 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe

SSC CHSL Prescribed Cutoff Marks

Tier

Cutoff marks

Tier 2

33%

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024 - Final SSC CHSL merit list

The final selection of candidates in the SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level 2024 examination will be done on the basis of applicants performance in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 and 2 of the exam. Candidates clearing all the stages of the SSC CHSL selection process will make it to the final merit list. The final SSC CHSL merit list is prepared on the basis of the marks of candidates in Tier 1 and Tier 2. Services will be assigned to candidates also based on the final CHSL merit list.

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024 - Resolution of Ties

In case there is a tie in the SSC CHSL result 2024 between multiple candidates, it is resolved using the below-mentioned steps and in that particular order.

  • Marks of candidates in SSC CHSL Tier 2.

  • Date of birth, with an older candidate, is given preference

  • Alphabetical order of the name

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Best Books for SSC CHSL 2024

Applicants preparing for the SSC CHSL exam must refer to the best SSC CHSL books for Quantitative aptitude, English, General awareness and general intelligence. They must avoid taking references from too many books and sources as it might confuse them in the future. Check the table below for the best books for SSC CHSL 2024.

Best Books for SSC CHSL

Books

Author/ Publisher

Quick Learning Objective General English

R.S Aggarwal & Vikas Aggarwal

Quantitative Aptitude

R.S Aggarwal

Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning

R.S Aggarwal

General Knowledge

Lucent Publication

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How to Prepare for SSC CHSL 2024

Here are a few tips on how to prepare for the SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level exam for candidates appearing this year.

  • Allow sufficient time for each subject for SSC CHSL preparation.

  • While studying any topic make short notes.

  • Topics that have higher weightage focus more on them.

  • Refer to standard best books for the SSC CHSL preparation.

  • Check and solve previous year SSC CHSL questions and samples.

  • Stay positive through the SSC CHSL selection process.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. Is there negative marking in the SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level examination?

Yes, 0.50 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer in the SSC CHSL tier 1.

2. When is the SSC CHSL 2024 tier 1 scheduled to be conducted?

SSC CHSL 2024 Tier 1 exam is scheduled to be conducted on July 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 2024

3. How many stages are there in the SSC CHSL selection process?

SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level selection process has three stages.

  • Tier 1 - CBT 

  • Tier 2 - CBT/Skill/ Typing test 

4. Does SSC release the SSC CHSL cut off?

Yes, the SSC will release the SSC CHSL cut off after the declaration of the final CHSL result.

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Questions related to SSC CHSL

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Dear aspirant  !!

Hope you are doing good !

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria OverviewCandidates who are applying for the SSC CHSL posts must satisfy the age standards. The minimum age of candidate must be 18 years and maximum age of candidate must be 27 years . However, there are some age relaxations given for candidates belonging to reserved classes.

Hope it helps you !

Thank you


Hello aspirant,

According to the SSC CHSL age limit, candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 27 as of the Staff Selection Commission's designated cutoff date. The upper age restriction for applicants in the general category is 27 years old; however, candidates in the reserved category are granted an age relaxation.

So if you fall under this criteria, then you are eligible.

For more information you can visit our website by clicking on the link given below.

https://competition.careers360.com/articles/ssc-chsl-eligibility-criteria

Thank you

Hope this information helps you.

Hello

Staff Selection Commission is an organisation under Government of India to recruit staff for various posts in the various ministries and departments of the government of India and in subordinate offices.

12th pass candidates between the age of 18 to 27 years are eligible to apply for SSC exam. They must also meet the nationality and other criteria. The candidates who are appearing in class 12th can also apply for the exam as well.

As in your case yes you can apply for the SSC Exam.

Hope this helps you,

Thank you

Hello Sankalp ,

I am hoping that you are absolutely fine and doing well. As per your mentioned query , the ssc chsl stands for Staff Selection Commission Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam.  It is conducted by Staff Selection Commission. The eligibility criteria of this exam is :

  • The age limit of candidate should be between 18 to 27 years.
  • The nationality should be citizen.
  • The candidate should be passed their class 12th.

Before filling the admission form , look out the eligibility criteria so that you will not be disqualified. If you are not eligible then you application form will be disqualified.

To know more about this exam , go through the given link:

https://competition.careers360.com/articles/ssc-chsl-eligibility-criteria

I hope this will be helpful for you.

Good wishes!!

Hello,

You will attain 18 years as on 5th December of this year, if we go through the previous year official notification of SSC CHSL, then candidates need to attain 18 years as on 1st January of the appearing year which you will attain by 1st January, 2023 hence you can apply for upcoming SSC CHSL for which notification is expected to be out by 5th Nov, the conducting authority SSC in this case provides a duration of one month for form fill-up process, also you need to meet the following criteria for educational qualifications as well;

  • Lower Division Clerk, Junior Secretariat Assistant, Posting Assistant, Sorting Assistant, DEO except CA&G; passed 10+2 from a recognized board in any stream
  • DEO in the office of Comptroller and Auditor General of India; passed 10+2 from a recognized board in science stream having studied mathematics as a subject,

The age limit for UR as on 1st January of the appearing year is 18 to 27 years, for SC/ST there has been relaxation offered for five years, for OBC it's three years, for UR-PwD it's ten years, for OBC-PwD it's thirteen years, for SC/ST-PwD it's fifteen years, for ex-servicemen it's three years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date of the online application form fill-up,for women who are divorced/widow/judicially separated and are not remarried are eligible to apply till 35 years for UR/OBC, for for SC/ST it's up to 40 years,

visit our page at https://competition.careers360.com/articles/ssc-chsl-eligibility-criteria to know more details regarding this.


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