SSC CHSL (10+2) 2022 Notification OUT | Revised Syllabus | Exam Pattern

Ripul Agarwal | Updated On - January, 12 2023

SSC CHSL 2022 Notification

The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination for recruitment to the Group C posts viz. Lower Divisional Clerk/ Junior
Secretariat Assistant, and Data Entry Operators for various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India and various Constitutional Bodies/ Statutory Bodies/ Tribunals, etc.

Staff Selection Commission has released the SSC CHSL 2022 Notification PDF on their official website The commission released 4500 vacancies for various posts. This will be a great opportunity for the young aspirants who desire to serve under  Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations of the Government of India. This article has summarized all the important details of SSC CHSL 2022.

SSC CHSL 2022 Recruitment | Overview

The SSC CHSL 2022 Exam overview is given in the below table :

Name of Exam Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) 2022
Post DEO, LDC/ Junior Secretariat Assistant,
Vacancies 4500 (Approx)
Notification Release Date 6th December 2022
Exam Date March, 2023
Exam Mode Tier-I: Online (CBT) Tier-II: Online (CBT)
Exam Language English and Hindi
Exam Helpdesk No. 011-24361359
Official Website

SSC CHSL 2023 Exam | Important Dates

The important dates for SSC CHSL (10+2) recruitment exam are given below :

SSC CHSL 2022 Notification 6th December 2022
SSC CHSL Registration Process 6th December 2022
Last Date to Apply for SSC CHSL 2022 4th January 2023
SSC CHSL 2022 Tier-1 Admit Card February 2023 (Tentative)
SSC CHSL 2022 Exam Date (Tier-1) March, 2023
SSC CHSL Provisional Answer Key to be notified
SSC CHSL 2022 Result for Tier-1 to be notified
SSC CHSL Tier-1 Final Answer Key to be notified
SSC CHSL Tier-2 Admit Card 2022 to be notified
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2022 (Tier-2) to be notified

SSC CHSL 2023 Exam | Vacancies

There are approx. 4500 vacancies. However, firm vacancies will be determined in due course. Updated vacancies, if any, along with Post-wise &
category-wise vacancies will be made available on the website of the Commission (> Candidate’s Corner> Tentative Vacancy) in due course.

The SSC CHSL previous year vacancies and upcoming vacancies are given in the tables below:

SSC CHSL 2021 Vacancies

UR 2924
OBC 1049
SC 990
ST 469
EWS 640
Total 6072

SSC CHSL (2019-20) Vacancies

LDC/ JSA 1269
PA/ SA 3598
DEO 26
Total 4893

SSC CHSL (2018-19) Vacancies

LDC/ JSA 1865
PA/ SA 3730
DEO 54
Total 5649

SSC CHSL 2022 Application fee

The candidates can proceed to submit the application fee for SSC CHSL 2022 either online mode or offline mode. A candidate must pay Rs. 100/- as SSC CHSL 2022 Online Application Fee.

  • General/OBC /EWS – Rs. 100
  • SC/ST/PH/ All category female candidates are exempted from application fee payment.

SSC CHSL 2022 Exam | Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must satisfy and fulfill the detailed eligibility criteria described in the notification PDF released by the commission. Age and educational qualifications are important factors in determining eligibility. We are discussing all of the important eligibility requirements that candidates must meet in order to register for SSC CHSL 2022.

SSC CHSL 2022 | Age Limit

The age limit requirement is given in the notification of the SSC CHSL 2022 Exam:

  • The minimum age should be 18 years.
  • The maximum age should be 27 years.
  • The age relaxation for upper age is according to the mentioned notification.

The Age relaxation for SSC CHSL 2022 Recruitment Exam

OBC 3 years
SC 5 years
ST 5 years
PWD 10 years
PWD + OBC 13 years
PWD + SC 15 years
PWD + ST 15 years
Ex-Servicemen (ESM) 3 years

SSC CHSL 2022 | Citizenship

The candidates need to fulfill the following Citizenship criteria to be eligible for SSC CHSL Exam 2022:

(a) a citizen of India, or
(b) a subject of Nepal, or
(c) a subject of Bhutan, or
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962, intending to permanently settle in India, or
(e) 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 intending to permanently settle in India.

SSC CHSL 2022 | Educational Qualification

The educational requirements vary for the different positions for which the candidate is applying. According to the job posting, the following educational qualifications are required:

LDC/ JSA Candidates must have passed the 12th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.
DEO/ DEO Grade ‘A’

SSC CHSL 2022 Salary

After the 7th pay Commission, the SSC CHSL salary structure for the above-mentioned posts is given below:

Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA) Pay Level-2 (Rs.19,900-63,200)
Data Entry Operator (DEO) Pay Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100) and Level-5 (Rs.
Data Entry Operator- Grade A Pay Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100)

SSC CHSL 2022 Exam | Selection Process

The selection process of SSC CHSL (10+2) is given below in the table:

Tier – I Objective Multiple Choice Computer-Based (online)
Tier – II Tier II will include the following three sections having two modules each including a skill test Computer-Based (online)

SSC CHSL 2022 | Exam Pattern

The SSC CHSL 2022 exam pattern consists of three tiers which are given below in the detailed form:

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of the SSC CHSL Tier 1 2023 written test is given below:

  • The SSC CHSL Tier I exam is a computer-based online test (CBT) exam conducted online.
  • Candidates are given a total of 60 minutes to solve the SSC CHSL Tier-I paper comprising 100 questions that count to a total of 200 marks (2 marks each question).
  • For each wrong attempt, candidates are penalised with 1/2 marks in the Tier-1 exam.
General Intelligence 25 50 60 Minutes
English Language 25 50
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
General Awareness / General Knowledge 25 50
Total 100 200

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of SSC CHSL 2022 will be conducted in two sessions with different time durations:

SSC CHSL Session 1 Exam Pattern

Section 1 Mathematical Abilities 30 90 60 minutes (80 minutes for PH candidates)
Reasoning and General Intelligence. 30 90
Section 2 English Language 40 120
General Awareness 20 60
Section 3 Computer
Knowledge Module
15 45 15 Minutes
(20 minutes for PH candidates)

SSC CHSL Session 2 Exam Pattern

Section 3 Skill Test/ Typing Test Module Part A
Skill Test for DEOs
15 Minutes (20 minutes for PH candidates)
Part B
Typing Test for LDC/ JSA
10 Minutes (15 minutes for PH candidates)

SSC CHSL 2022 | Syllabus

The detailed syllabus of the SSC CHSL 2022 is given below:

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Syllabus

The SSC CHSL Tier 1 Online-based exam includes 4 sections namely General Intelligence and Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, English Language, and General Awareness.

General Knowledge and General Awareness Indian History
Indian Polity
General science
Current Affairs & economics
Static G.K
4-5 Questions
3-4 Questions
4-5 Questions
2-3 Questions
5-6 Questions
4-5 Questions
English Language Error Spotting
Fill in the Blanks
Para Jumbles
Cloze test
Synonyms & Antonyms
Phrase and idioms
One Word Substitution
Improvement of sentences
Active/Passive voices & direct/Indirect sentences
Reading comprehension
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
1-5 Questions
5 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
3 Questions
5 Questions
General Intelligence and Reasoning Analogy Figural,
Number & Symbolic
Number Series
Venn diagram
Pattern- Folding-unfolding
Problem Solving
Non- verbal reasoning
Verbal reasoning
Missing Numbers
3-4 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
3-4 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
3-4 Questions
2-3 Questions
1-3 Questions
Quantitative Aptitude Statistical Charts
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
2-3 Questions
3-5 Questions
12-15 Questions

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Syllabus

SSC CHSL Tier 2 consists of three sections in two sessions, download the tier 2 detailed syllabus pdf from the link below:

SSC CHSL Document Verification Process

Candidates must bring the original photo identity proof and two recent passport-sized photographs to the document verification process. The following are the required photo identification proofs:

  • Voter ID Card
  • Aadhar Card
  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Driver’s License
  • School ID/ College ID card
  • Employer ID (for those candidates, who are employed in PSU/ Govt Sectors/ Private Sector)

The candidates have to submit the below-mentioned documents mandatorily:

  • Class 10 Certificate
  • Class 12 Certificate
  • In case of equivalent academic qualification, the candidates have to produce the respective courses’ certificates.
  • Caste Certificate of the aspirants
  • Physically Disabled certificate for the PWD aspirants

SSC CHSL Previous Year Cutoff

The Previous year’s cutoff helps the candidates to know about the exam level, the cutoff for SSC CHSL Tier 1 2018 is given below:

UR 181.47 165.93 135.60
SC 145.52 110.09
ST 136.74 99.09
OBC 178.45 161.72 133.74
EWS 163.75 127.25
ESM 117.13 56.11
OH 129.42 102.75
HH 98.86 58.43
VH 84.87
Other PWD 50.00
Total Candidates
175 2330 45101

SSC CHSL 2022 Admit Card

The commission will release the SSC CHSL 2022 Admit Card within 10-15 days of the exam. Candidates should be aware that they must bring their admit card to the exam centre or risk being barred from taking the SSC CHSL examination. To the centre, one must also bring a passport-size photograph and original identification.

SSC CHSL 2022 Answer Key

The SSC will release the SSC CHSL 2022 answer key soon after the written exam, and candidates can use it to calculate their score and file objections. Candidates should read the detailed information provided in the article below.

SSC CHSL 2022 Result

The SSC CHSL Result has been announced and uploaded. Candidates can view their SSC CHSL Result 2022 for Tier 1 by visiting the link provided. SSC will publish the results on the official website once the detailed selection process is completed.

SSC CHSL Document Verification

All candidates who have qualified for Document Verification must appear in person with their original documents. The final stage of the SSC CHSL 2022 recruitment process is document verification, after which you will be given your appointment letter.

How to apply for SSC CHSL 2022 Exam?

The following steps will be helpful to apply online for SSC CHSL:

  • Step 1: Visit SSC’s official website.
  • Step 2: On the homepage, login using your registration number, password, and security code.
  • Step 3: On your dashboard, click on the “Latest Notification” tab and click on the “Apply” button
  • Step 4: Start applying by fill all of the details as required
  • Step 5: Submit all documents if asked
  • Step 6: Pay the registration fees online.

How to download Admit Card of SSC CHSL 2022?

These are the steps to download admit card of SSC CHSL:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of the SSC board.
  • Step 2: Select the admit card section from the homepage.
  • Step 3: Click on the download admit card link.
  • Step 4: Login into the portal using your-
    • Application number.
    • Date of Birth (in Day-Month-Year format).
    • Security Pin.
  • Step 5: Take a printout of the admit card. 

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Q1. What is the SSC CHSL job qualification?

Ans. The 12th standard or an equivalent examination from a recognized university or board is the minimum educational requirement for SSC CHSL eligibility.

Q2. Is CHSL better than CGL?

Ans. Candidates who want to start working for the government right after finishing high school should apply for the SSC CHSL exam, while those who want to work in various government departments and ministries should take the SSC CGL exam.

Q3. Is SSC CHSL a permanent job?

Ans. SSC CHSL provides you with job security with assured career progression as compared to other state government jobs.

Q4. Which job is best in SSC Chsl?

Ans. One of the highest paying jobs in SSC CHSL is Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA).

Q5. How much is the SSC CHSL salary?

Ans. The SSC CHSL salary is –
Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)
➤Rs. 19,900-63,200)
Data Entry Operator (DEO)
➤ Pay Level-4(Rs. 25,500-81,100) and Level-5(Rs. 29,200-92,300).
Data Entry Operator- Grade A
➤Pay Level-4(Rs. 25,500-81,100)

Q6. What is the exam pattern of CHSL Tier 2?

Ans. The SSC CHSL Tier 2 exam pattern has been changed, there will be an online test that will consist of two sessions. The detailed exam pattern is given here.

Q7. What is the exam date of SSC CHSL 2023?

Ans. The SSC CHSL 2023 Exam will be conducted in March 2023.