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SSC CHSL 2022 Exam

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SSC CHSL 2022 Exam

The SSC Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Level ( SSC CHSL ) is a nationwide exam conducted for the recruitment to the posts of Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Data Entry Operator (DEO), Postal Assistants / Sorting Assistants (PA / SA) in various central government departments and ministries.

As per the SSC CHSL (Combined Higher Secondary Level) Notification, the selection procedure of  Lower Divisional Clerk/Junior Secretariat Assistant, Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant and Data Entry Operators etc. will be in three tiers: Tier-I: Computer Based Examination => Tier-II: Descriptive Paper => Tier-III (Skill Test/ Typing Test).

SSC CHSL 2022 - Overview

Dates for submission of online applications06-12-2022 to 04-01-2023
Last date and time for receipt of online applications04-01-2023 (23:00)
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan04-01-2023 (23:00)
Last date and time for making online fee payment05-01-2023 (23:00)
Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank)06-01-2023

Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction' and online payment of Correction



09-01-2023 to 10-01-2023 (23:00)

Schedule of Tier-I (Computer Based Examination)Feb-Mar, 2023
Schedule of Tier-II (Computer Based Examination)To be notified later

SSC CHSL 2022 Eligibility criteria


A candidate must be a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or a subject of Bhutan or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India (before the 1st January 1962, to settle in India permanently) 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).

Age limit 

A candidate must be 18-27 years of age as of 01-01-2022. There is a provision of relaxation in the upper age limit as follows.

Code No.CategoryPermissible age relaxation beyond the upper age limit
01SC/ ST5 years
02OBC3 years
03Persons with Disabilities (PwD-Unreserved)10 years
04PwD OBC13 years
05PwD SC/ ST15 years
06Ex-Servicemen03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.
07Candidates who had domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989.5 years
08Defence personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof.3 years
09Defence personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST).8 years
10Central Government civilian employees who have rendered 3 or more years of regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications.Up to 40 years of age
11Central Government civilian employees who have rendered 3 or more years of regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications (SC/ ST).Up to 45 years of age
12Widows/Divorced women or judicially separated women and who are not remarried.Up to 35 years of age
13Widows/Divorced women or judicially separated women and who are not remarried (SC/ ST).Up to 40 years of age

Educational Qualifications (As on 04-01-2023)

  1. For LDC/ JSA, PA/ SA, DEO (except DEOs in C&AG): Candidates must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.
  2. For Data Entry Operator (DEO Grade ‘A') in the Office of Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG): 12th Standard pass in Science stream with Mathematics as a subject from a recognized Board or equivalent.
  3. The candidates must possess Essential qualification on or before the closing date for receipt of online applications i.e. 07-03-2022.
  4. As per Ministry of Human Resource Development Notification dated 10-06-2015 published in Gazette of India all the degrees/ diplomas /certificates awarded through Open and Distance Learning mode of education by the Universities established by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature, Institutions Deemed to be Universities under Section 3 of the University Grant Commission Act, 1956 and Institutions of National Importance declared under an Act of Parliament stand automatically recognized for the purpose of employment to posts and services under the Central Government provided they have been approved by the Distance Education Bureau, University Grants Commission. Accordingly, unless such degrees are recognized for the relevant period when the candidates acquired the qualification, they will not be accepted for the purpose of Educational Qualification.

Steps to Apply Online SSC CHSL 2022

You can apply for the SSC CHSL exam by following the steps below:

  1. Visit the SSC official website –
  2. Next click on the tab "Apply." Now click on the "Combined Higher Secondary Level" exam.
  3. After filling in all the required information, it will generate the registration number and password.
  4. Next, fill in the required personal details and educational qualifications.
  5. Upload a scanned copy of your passport size photograph and signature.
  6. Now, You can select any three examination centres within the same region
  7. Carefully verify the information when you have completed the form. Once you submit the form, it's final and you can't make any further changes to the application form
  8. Finally, pay the application fee.

Documents required during form-filling

The following documents should be kept at hand so that the form filling is smooth and uninterrupted.

  1. A scanned copy of the applicant's signature (of a size 1 kb < Size < 12 kb) in JPG format.
  2. A scanned copy of a passport-sized photograph of the candidate that is not more than three months old from the date of notification of the examination (size 20 kb < Size < 50 kb) in JPG format. The date of when the photograph was taken should be typed and be clearly visible on the photograph and on its scanned version too.
  3. Valid e-mail ID of the candidate for the purpose of registration and all related correspondence.
  4. Valid ID proof of the candidate.

SSC CHSL Exam Application Fee

All candidates who submit their application for taking the SSC CHSL exams are required to submit an application fee of Rs. 100/- with the exception of women, SC, ST, Physically Handicapped, and Ex-Servicemen candidates. This fee is to be paid only through the State Bank of India (SBI) either in the form of a challan or through SBI's Net Banking facility or any other bank's credit/debit card. The challan form is to be generated online. In order to pay the fee in cash, the candidate should take a printout of the challan generated online after the completion of Part-1 of the registration and deposit the requisite fee in any SBI branch and only then continue with the registration process.

SSC CHSL Salary & Payscale

The modified salary structure for the different posts under the SSC CHSL exam, after implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations, is as follows.

PostBasic payHRATAGross salaryIn hand
DEO – I25500612036003522031045
DEO – II25500408018003138027205
DEO – III25500204018002934025165
Court Clerk1990031849002398420369

SSC CHSL 2022 Vacancy

SSC is yet to release the vacancies for SSC CHSL 2022. It will be announced on the official website in due course. Updated vacancy positions will be uploaded on the website of the Commission (>Candidate's Corner- > Tentative Vacancy).

SSC CHSL 2022 Exam Pattern

TierExam Type
Tier I ExamComputer based Multiple Choice Questions
Tier IIDescriptive – English/Hindi
Tier IIISkill Test/Computer Test

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Pattern



(Not in sequence)

Number of Questions/ Maximum


Time Duration (For all four Parts)






IEnglish Language (Basic Knowledge)25/ 50



60 Minutes (80 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribe as per Para 8.1 and 8.2)

IIGeneral Intelligence25/ 50
IIIQuantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)25/ 50
IVGeneral Awareness25/ 50

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Pattern







Number of


Maximu m Marks


Time allowed



























(2 hours

and 15



Module-I: Mathematical Abilities

Module-II: Reasoning and General Intelligence.





Total = 60



60*3= 180



1 hour (for each section)

(1 hours and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe as per Para-8.1 and 8.2)



Module-I: English

Language and Comprehension

Module-II: General Awareness






Total = 60





60*3= 180




Module-I: Computer Knowledge Module






15*3= 45

15 Minutes

(20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe as per Para-8.1 and 8.2)










Module-II: Skill Test/ Typing Test Module


Part A: Skill Test for DEOs.




15 Minutes

(20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe as per Para-8.1 and 8.2)


Part B: Typing Test for LDC/ JSA.




10 Minutes

(15 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe as per Para-8.1 and 8.2)

SSC CHSL Tier 3 Exam Pattern: Typing Test

LanguagePass CriteriaTest Duration
English35 wpm15 minutes*
Hindi30 wpm15 minutes*

*For the visually handicapped (40% disability) the test duration is 30 minutes.

SSC CHSL 2022 Exam Syllabus

SSC CHSL Tier I Syllabus

General IntelligenceQuantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)English Language (Basic Knowledge)General Awareness
Logical ReasoningSimplificationReading ComprehensionHistory
Alphanumeric SeriesProfit & LossCloze TestCulture
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet TestMixtures and AllegationsPara jumblesGeography
Data SufficiencySimple Interest, Compound Interest, Surds and IndicesMiscellaneousEconomy
Coded InequalitiesWork and TimeFill in the blanksGeneral Policy
Seating ArrangementTime and DistanceMultiple Meaning/Error SpottingScientific Research
PuzzleMensuration – Cylinder, Cone, SphereParagraph CompletionAwards and Honors
TabulationData InterpretationOne Word SubstitutionBooks and Authors
SyllogismRatio & Proportion, PercentageActive/Passive Voice  
Blood RelationsNumber Systems  
Input OutputSequence and Series  
Coding DecodingPermutation, Combination and Probability  

SSC CHSL Tier II Syllabus

Essay WritingNational Interest, Finance and Economy Ecological Issues, Politics, Social Issues, Schemes and Governance, Sports Technology, Geopolitics, Environmental Concerns, etc.
Letter and Application WritingOfficial Appreciation, Suggestion, Follow up or Feedback, Complaints, Other Applications, etc.

SSC CHSL Tier-III (Skill Test/ Typing Test)

  • Skill Test/ Typing Test for the shortlisted candidates will be conducted on the computers provided by the Commission or its authorized agency.
  • Skill Test/ Typing Test will be conducted in the cities where Regional Offices of the Commission are located or as decided by the Commission.
  • Skill Test/ Typing Test will be of qualifying nature.
  • Errors in the Skill Test will be calculated up to 2 decimal places.


CategoryCut-off Marks
Other PwD74.32943

Exam Date

Feb-Mar, 2023

Total Vacancies


Pricing Plan

Flexible pricing options for all the aspirants
SSC CHSL Tier 1 Mock Tests + Sectional Test

₹ 149

30th April, 2023
  • 20 Tier 1 Tests
  • 15 Tier 1 Sectional Tests
SSC CHSL Tier 1 (2020)

₹ 149

31st December, 2022
  • 20 Mock Tests


How many vacancies were there in SSC CHSL 2021?

There were 5789 vacancies in the year 2021.

When was the SSC CHSL 2022 Recruitment notification Released? +

The official notification for SSC CHSL 2022 Recruitment was released on 1st February 2022.

How many vacancies does SSC CHSL have announced under 2022 recruitment? +

For this year the SSC has announced 4726 Vacancies for their Recruitment Drive.

What is the Selection Process for SSC 2022 Recruitment? +

SSC CHSL 2022 Examination comprises of a Computer Based online Examination (Tier-I), Descriptive Paper (Tier-II) along with Skill Test/ Typing Test (Tier-III).

Will there be any negative marking in the SSC CHSL 2022 Exam? +

There will be a negative marking in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam of 0.50 marks.

Will there be a sectional cut-off in the SSC CHSL 2022 Exam? +

There will be no sectional cut-off in the exam.

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