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SSC CHSL Exam 2016 Complete Information

SSC CHSL Exam 2016: Every year, Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts combined higher secondary (10+2) exam to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Lower Division Clerk, Data Entry Operators, Postal/Sorting Assistant & Court Clerk. Candidates who are interested for these positions can apply through official website of Staff Selection Commission ( Registration process of SSC CHSL exam has been started from 8 October 2016. Interested candidates can read here the complete recruitment information about SSC CHSL 2016 exam (combined higher secondary level).

Last Date Has Been Extended for Apply Online
Here we would like to inform you that the last date of applying CHSL Application Form 2016 online has been extended till 25 Nov 2016, 5:00 pm. So those candidates who did not apply yet, they can apply now through official website of Staff Selection Commission.

SSC CHSL Exam 2016
SSC CHSL Exam 2016
Important Dates of SSC CHSL 2016 Exam
  • Application Begin Date: 8 OCT 2016
  • Offline Challan Generation End Date: 23 Nov 2016 (till 5:00 pm) - Date Extended
  • Application End Date: 25 Nov 2016 (till 5:00 pm) - Date Extended
  • Last Date of Registration: 25 Nov 2016 (till 5:00 pm) - Date Extended
  • E-Admit Card Issuing for Tier-1 Exam: 3rd week of Dec 2016
  • Tier-1 Exam Date: 7 Jan 2017 to 5 Feb 2017
  • Tier-1 Exam Result Declaration: 1st week of March 2017
  • E-Admit Card Issuing for Tier-2 Exam: March End 2017
  • Tier-2 Exam Date: 9 April 2017
  • Tier-2 Exam Result Declaration: 10 May 2017
  • Final Results Declaration: (Date will be notified soon)
SSC CHSL 2016 Exam Details
  • Examination Name: SSC CHSL (Combined Higher Secondary Level) 2016
  • Exam Conducted By: Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
  • Exam Level: Through out the India
  • Posts Offered: Data Entry Operator (DEO), Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Postal/Sorting Assistant & Court Clerk
  • Exam Mode: Tier-1 Exam (On-line) / Tier-2 Exam (Off-line)
SSC CHSL Pay Scale and Grade Pay
  • For Court Clerk: Gross Salary (Rs. 5200 to 20200, Grade Pay Rs. 1900)
  • For LDC (Lower Division Clerk): Gross Salary (Rs. 5200 to 20200, Grade Pay Rs. 1900)
  • For DEO (Data Entry Operator): Gross Salary (Rs. 5200 to 20200, Grade Pay Rs. 2400)
  • For Postal/Sorting Assistant: Gross Salary (Rs. 5200 to 20200, Grade Pay Rs. 2400)
SSC CHSL 2016 Vacancies
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO): 506
  • Lower Division Clerk (LDC): 1321
  • Postal/Sorting Assistant: 3281
  • Court Clerk: 26
  • Total Vacancies: 5134
Required Qualification
  • Candidates must have passed 12th (10+2) or equivalent from a recognised Board.
Age Limit
  • 18-27 years as on 1st January 2017 where minimum age is 18 years and maximum age is 27 years.
Application Fee
  • Candidates (SC/ ST/ Female/ PH candidates no need to pay) have to pay fee of Rs. 100, candidates can pay application fee thru SBI challan/ net-banking/ credit or debit cards.
  • Reservation for SC/ ST/ OBC/ Ex.S/ PH categories will be applicable as per Government rules.
SSC CHSL 2016 Selection Procedure (Includes Three Steps)

1st Step (Online Mode): Tier-1 Exam (Objective Type)
Pattern & Syllabus
  • There will be 4 parts in exam. (Part-1) General Intelligence, (Part-2) English Language, (Part-3) Quantitative Aptitude, and (Part-4) General Awareness / General Knowledge.
  • Exam will contain 100 questions for 200 marks (Each question will carry 2 marks).
  • Duration of the exam is 1 Hour and 15 Minutes.
  • Question paper will be in both langusge English & Hindi for parts: 1, 3 & 4.
  • Negative marking of 1/2 mark for each incorrect answer
2nd Step (Offline Mode): Tier-2 Exam (Descriptive Type) (100 Marks)
Pattern & Syllabus
  • Exam will be descriptive type and will be conducted offline.
  • Candidates need to write essay / letters / application writing etc.
  • Exam will carry 100 marks and exam duration will be 1 Hour.
  • Exam will have to be written either in Hindi or in English.
3rd Step: Tier-3 Skill Test / Typing Test
Pattern & Syllabus
  • Typing Test: Typing speed required 35 words per minute in English and 30 words per minute in Hindi.
  • Skill Test: Data entry speed of 8000 key depressions per hour on computer.
How to Apply?
Eligible and interested candidates should apply online through SSC online portal ( on or before 25 Nov 2016 (till 5:00 pm). Please read all the instructions very carefully on SSC official website before apply.