To score well in SSC CHSL 2018 exam, all candidates must be aware about the SSC CHSL syllabus and exam pattern. It is very important to understand the structure of the exam and the syllabus that needs to be prepared.
There are three different levels in SSC CHSL exam that have to be cleared by candidates to get selected for various posts in the Government Offices. SSC CHSL Tier I is Objective Multiple Choice Question, Tier II exam is Descriptive Paper in English/Hindi, while Tier III is the Computer Proficiency Test.
||No of Questions
||General Intelligence and Reasoning
SSC CHSL Tier-II Exam Pattern
SSC CHSL Tier-II is a descriptive test that is designed to test the written skills of the candidates in English/Hindi. The paper would demand writing of an Essay of 200-250 words and Letter/Application writing of approximately 150-200 words. The minimum qualifying marks in Tier-II would be 33 per cent.
- The exam is of 60 minutes’ duration and carries 100 marks.
- The questions are based on 10th level.
- The exam is qualifying in nature.
- The exam duration is 80 minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped or suffer from cerebral palsy.
SSC CHSL Tier-III Exam Pattern
The Tier 3 of SSC CGL Exam 2018 comprises of a couple of skill tests which are required for certain government posts.
SSC CHSL is conducted in three different phases, the syllabus of all the three sections is likely to be different. All candidates must stay updated about the latest changes in SSC CHSL syllabus and exam pattern to prepare thoroughly for SSC CHSL 2018.
SSC CHSL Tier-1 Syllabus
|General Intelligence and Reasoning
||Profit & Loss
||Mixtures & Allegations
||Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices
||Work & Time
||Fill in the blanks
||Time & Distance
||Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting
||Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
||Awards and Honors
||One Word Substitution
||Books and Authors
||Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
||Sequence & Series
||Permutation, Combination &Probability
SSC CHSL Tier II Syllabus:
As mentioned above, this paper requires candidates to write an essay and Letter/Application that tests the writing skills of the candidates. The essay topics will be related to National Interest, Finance & Economy, Ecological Issues, Social Issues, Politics, Schemes & Governance, Technology, Sports, Geopolitics, Environmental Concerns etc. While, the type of letter/ application asked will be Complaint, Suggestion, Application, Official Appreciation, Follow up or Feedback etc.
SSC CHSL Tier III Syllabus
Tier-III of SSC CHSL 2018 will be a Skill/ Typing Test which would be of a qualifying nature. The final merit of the selected candidates will be based on the basis of total score obtained in Tier-I and Tier-II.
Skill test for Data Entry Operator:
In this test, a candidate must have data entry speed of 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per hour.
Duration of the Test will be 15 minutes and English document having about 2000-2200 strokes/key-depressions would be given to type.