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SSC CHSL Syllabus( Latest)

Staff Selection Commission has introduced new pattern for the SSC CHSL Examination. Details of examination described below:-
Scheme of Examination:
1. The Computer Based Examination will be conducted in two tiers as indicated below:
2. Marks scored by candidates in Computer Based Examinations, if conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized by using the formula published by the Commission vide Notice No: 1-1/2018-P&P-I dated 07-02-2019 and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.
3. Tentative Answer Keys of the Computer Based Examination will be placed on the website of the Commission after the Examination. Candidates may go through the Answer Keys and submit online representations, if any, within the time limit given by the Commission, on payment of Rs 100/- per question. Any representation regarding the Answer Keys received through the online modality within the time limit fixed by the Commission at the time of uploading of the Answer Keys will be scrutinized before finalizing the Answer Keys and the decision of the Commission in this regard will be final. Representations on the matter received through any other modalities e.g. letter, application, email, etc. will not be entertained.
4. The schedule of examinations indicated in the Notice is tentative. Any change in the schedule of examinations will be informed to candidates only through the website of the Commission.
5. In the question papers, wherever necessary, the Metric systems of weights and measures will be used.
6. There shall be no provision for re-evaluation/ re-checking of the scores of any stage/ Tier(s) of the examination. No correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.
7. In case of any difference/ discrepancy/dispute in the Questions between English and the opted language, the content of English version shall prevail.
8. Scheme of Tier-I Examination: The Tier-I Examination will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set in English and Hindi for Part-II, III & IV. There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.




(Not in sequence)

Number of Questions/ Maximum


Time Duration (For all four   Parts)



English Language

25/ 50



60     Minutes    (80 Minutes

for candidates eligible for scribe)








(Basic Knowledge)






General Intelligence

25/ 50


Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)

25/ 50


General Awareness

25/ 50

9. Scheme of Tier-II Examination: Tier-II will be conducted in two sessions - Session –I & Session-II, on same day. Session-I will include conducting of Section-I, Section-II and Module-I of Section-III. Session-II will include conducting of Module-II of Section-III.Section-I:
Module-I: Mathematical Abilities
Module-II: Reasoning and General Intelligence.
Module-I: English Language and Comprehension
Module-II: General Awareness
Module-I: Computer Knowledge Test
Module-II: Skill Test/ Typing Test
Tier-II will include following three sections having two modules each:
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