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SSC CHSL Syllabus

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018 – Check the latest SSC CHSL Syllabus here. Get detailed syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier 1, tier 2 and 3. Understand the SSC CHSL Syllabus and Exam pattern in-depth. Get SSC CHSL 2018 syllabus pdf download.

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) had issued a notification for the Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) CHSL Exam.The application form for SSC CHSL was available from 8th November 2017. The last date for registration is 18th December 2017. Also, the Tier I exam is scheduled to be held from 4th March to 20th March 2018 The SSC CHSL exam will be held to recruit aspirants for various posts of Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant, LDC/ JSA, and DEO respectively. According to data, 30 lakh candidates appeared for SSC CHSL exam last year out of which only 53,201 candidates selected for Tier 2 (less than 2 percent). As there are so many vacancies and a cut-throat competition available for SSC CHSL 10+2 exam, we strongly recommend you to start preparing for the exam at the earliest with all your energy

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Here is the SSC CHSL Syllabus and all the details related to SSC CHSL 2018 Exam to help you prepare better. You can also check out the official SSC CHSL notification from the link given below in this article.You can check the latest SSC CHSL syllabus 2018 from this post to enhance your preparation. This will help you have an edge over the other applicants. Also, you can take our SSC CHSL Mock Tests to enhance your preparation.

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Detailed SSC CHSL Syllabus – Check Section wise topics to prepare

Now that you are done with the exam pattern for the exam, it’s the time for the most important aspect of the exam which is SSC CHSL Syllabus. All the aspirants who are preparing for the exam can go through this section to know about the syllabus well in advance. The SSC CHSL Syllabus which we have mentioned is based on the latest pattern which has been asked in the previous years SSC CHSL question papers. Without wasting any more time let’s get straight to the syllabus section.

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SSC CHSL Syllabus for Tier 1

You have to give the Tier 1 exam in online mode. The syllabus for the same is given below-

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018 – Reasoning Ability

Reasoning section will test verbal and non verbal reasoning knowledge. Candidates need to understand the logic and apply it properly. Try online reasoning practice tests for different topics. The topics are given below:

  • Logical reasoning
  • Alphanumeric series
  • Ranking
  • Direction
  • Data sufficiency
  • Coded inequalities
  • Seating arrangement
  • Puzzles
  • Tabulation
  • Syllogism
  • Blood relations
  • Input-output
  • Coding-decoding

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018 – Quantitative Aptitude

Quant is a tough section to crack. Usually the difficulty level is high for this exam. You need a lot of practice. Learn all the important formulas.

  • Simplification
  • Profit & loss
  • Mixtures & Alligations
  • Interest
  • Surds
  • Indices
  • Work & time
  • Speed time & distance
  • Mensuration
  • Data interpretation
  • Ratio & proportion
  • Number systems
  • Sequence & series
  • Permutation
  • Combination
  • Probability

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018 – English Language

English section will test your verbal knowledge. You can try English quizzes and read as many good books as possible to increase vocabulary.

  • Reading comprehension
  • Cloze test
  • Para-jumbles
  • Miscellaneous
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Error spotting
  • Paragraph completion
  • One-word substitution
  • Active and passive voice

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2018 – General Awareness

SSC CHSL General Awareness consists of the following – History, culture, geography, economic science, general policy, scientific research, awards and honors, books and authors.

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SSC CHSL Syllabus for Tier 2

The Tier 2 exam is of descriptive nature. Here, you have to write an essay and letter/application in pen and paper mode. The essay topics include National Interest, Finance & Economy, Ecological Issues, Politics, Social Issues, Schemes & Governance, Sports, Technology, Geopolitics, Environmental Concerns, etc. Whereas the letter/application type may be Application, Complaint, Suggestion, Official Appreciation, Follow up or Feedback, etc.

Also, you have to score a minimum of 33% marks to qualify Tier 2 exam.

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SSC CHSL Syllabus for Tier 3

Tier 3  is a Skill/Typing test. Furthermore, this exam is meant only for the post of Data Entry Operator. Moreover, you should have the data entry speed of 8000 key depressions per hour. The speed of 8000 key depression per hour will be judged based on your correct entry of the words given in the passage.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern

It is very important to know the detailed exam pattern for any exam before attempting the actual one. In this article on SSC CHSL Syllabus, we have mentioned the clear SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for the ease of all students. Check out the latest exam pattern below.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern – Tier 1

You have to give the exam in online mode. And the exam is of objective nature.

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime
Reasoning Ability255075 minutes in total
English Language2550
Quantitative Aptitude2550
General Awareness2550

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern – Tier 2

You have to secure minimum 33% marks to qualify this exam. Marks from this test will be added for preparing the final merit list. So, you need to prepare for this exam very well.

Section No. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Essay Writing150

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern – Tier 3

This is a Skill/Typing test. For skill test, you should have a typing speed of 8000 key depressions per hour. They will provide you a printed sheet. And you have to type that in the computer within 15 minutes. The total number of words in the sheet will be around 2000 – 2200.

For typing test, if you choose English, your typing speed should be 35 words per minute. And for Hindi, typing speed should be 30 words per minute. Total time is 10 minutes. They will judge you on the basis of accuracy as well as speed.

Please note that there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong attempt. Also, there is no sectional cut off.

Important Note for the students

  • Scheduled Tribes, Scheduled Castes, OBC, ExS and PH candidates would be called for the Skill Test by the Commission by applying relaxed standards if the Commission forms the opinion that sufficient number of candidates of these categories are not likely to be available for the skill test on the basis of qualifying criteria for general category candidates in order to fill up the vacancies reserved for these categories (i.e. SC, ST, PH, ExS and OBC).
  • None of the candidates (including PH candidates) who qualify in the written part of the examination will be exempted from the Skill Test.

The skill test for all the aspirants will be held at the Commission’s Regional Offices or at any other centers as decided by the Commission.

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    How much time will given for this exam