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SSC CHSL 2016: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts one of the famous exams of the country which is the Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) Examination. SSC conducts CHSL exam for the recruitment of Data Entry Operator (DEO), Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant & Court Clerk. SSC CHSL registration process has been started by 8 October 2016. Read the complete article to know more details about SSC CHSL 2016 exam.

SSC CHSL 2016 Exam: Important Dates

S.No Event Date
1 Release of Application form 8 October 2016
2 Last Date of Registration 25 Nov. 2016 (5:00 pm)
3 Issue of E-Admit Card for Tier-1 Exam 26 Dec. 2016
4 Date of Tier-1 Exam 7 Jan. 2017 to 8 Feb. 2017
5 Declaration of Tier-1 Exam Result April 2017
6 Issue of E-Admit Card for Tier-2 Exam End of May 2017
7 Date of Tier-2 Exam 4 June 2017
8 Declaration of Tier-2 Exam Result July 2017
9 Date of Tier-3 (Skill Test / Typing Test) (date will be notified)
10 Declaration of Final Results (date will be notified)

SSC CHSL 2016 Recruitment Exam: Details

  • Name of the Exam: SSC CHSL 2016
  • Full Form of SSC CHSL: Staff Selection Commission / Combined Higher Secondary Level or CHSL (10+2) Exam
  • Exam Conducting Body: Staff Selection Commission
  • Exam Level: All India
  • Posts Offered: Data Entry Operator (DEO), Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Postal/Sorting Assistant & Court Clerk
  • Total Number of Vacancy: 5,134
  • Exam Mode: Tier-1 Exam (Online) / Tier-2 Exam (Offline)

SSC CHSL Salary 2016

Post Grade Pay Gross Salary In Hand Salary
Court Clerk 1900 Rs. 22,392 – 26,026 Rs. 18,777 – 22,411
LDC 1900 Rs. 22,392 – 26,026 Rs. 18,777 – 22,411
DEO 2400 Rs. 29,340 – 35,220 Rs. 25,165 – 31,045
Postal Assistant 2400 Rs. 29,340 – 35,220 Rs. 25,165 – 31,045

SSC CHSL 2016 Post wise Vacancy

  • Data Entry Operator – 506
  • Lower Division Clerk – 1,321
  • Postal/Sorting Assistant – 3,281
  • Court Clerk – 26

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2016: Details

SSC CHSL exam eligibility criteria 2016 can divided into various sub sections like the educational qualifications, the age limit and the nationality. All criteria given below:

Educational Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have passed minimum 12th or equivalent exam from a recognized Board or University.
  • Certificate obtained through open school / university, must be recognized by Distance Education Council (DEC) IGNOU.
  • Candidates, who entitled for typing test / skill test, are required to produce the original documents, cast certificate(if applicable).
  • Candidates who failed to produce the original documents he/she will be rejected.
  • Candidates who wish to be considered under the reserved category or seeking age relaxation, he/she will have to submit required certificate from the competent authority, in the prescribed format at the time of Skill Test. Otherwise, their claim for SC/ST/OBC/PH/Ex- Servicemen status will not be entertained and their applications will be considered under General category.
  • Candidates are warned that they may be permanently disqualified from the examinations conducted by the SSC, in case they found claiming SC/ST/OBC/Ex- Servicemen/ PH status falsely.

Age Limit:

Required age for the SSC CHSL exam is 18 to 27 years, date of birth proof may be provided through birth certificate or class 10th passing certificate.

Age Relaxation:

S.No Category Max Age Limit
1 OBC 30 years
2 ST/SC 32 years
3 Physically Handicapped 37 years
4 PH + OBC 40 years
5 PH + SC/ST 42 years
6 Ex-Servicemen (General) 30 years
7 Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 33 years
8 Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 35 years

Nationality

Candidate must be either:

a) citizen of India, or

b) subject of Nepal, or

c) subject of Bhutan, or

d) Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the January 1, 1962 with the intention of permanently settle down in India, or

e) A person of Indian origin who has migrated from, Burma, Sri Lanka ,Pakistan, East African Countries such as Kenya, Zaire ,Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settle down in India.

SSC CHSL Application Form 2016: Important Dates

S.No Event Date
1 Release of Application Form 8 October 2016
2 Last Date of Registration 25 Nov. 2016 (5:00 pm)

How to Apply for SSC CHSL Exam 2016?

Candidates can submit applications for the SSC CHSL exam through online mode only. Procedure to fill the application form through online mode given below:

Online Apply:

  • Firstly, click on the “Apply Online Here” link provided above.
  • Now, application form window will open.
  • SSC CHSL application form has two parts i.e. “Registration Part” and “Apply Part”.
  • Firstly, candidates have to fill required details in “Registration Part”.
  • And in “Apply Part”, candidates need to pay application fee and, upload scanned photograph and signature.

SSC CHSL Application Fee 2016

Candidates are required to make payment of Rs. 100 as application fee. The fee will not be applicable for female, SC, ST & PH candidates. Candidates can either pay application fee thru online mode or thru SBI Challan:

  • Application Fee thru SBI Challan: Candidates have to pay fee of Rs. 100, candidates can pay application fee thru challan at any SBI branch. (SC/ ST/ Female & PH candidates no need to pay any fee).
  • Online Application Fee: Candidates have to pay fee of Rs. 100, candidates can pay application fee thru net banking and any credit/debit cards. (SC/ ST/ Female & PH candidates no need to pay any fee).

SSC CHSL 2016 Selection Procedure

Selection process includes three steps:

  • 1st Step: Tier-1 Written Exam (Objective Type) (200 Marks) (Online Mode)
  • 2nd Step: Tier-2 Written Exam (Descriptive Type) (100 Marks) (Offline Mode)
  • 3rd Step: Tier-3 Skill Test / Typing Test (candidates who qualify the tier-2 exam will be called for Skill Test / Typing Test)

In Case of Tie

In case where more than one candidate score equal aggregates marks, a tie breaker will be applied:

  • Marks score in written examination.
  • According to the date of birth, who is senior in the age.
  • Alphabetical order in which first names of the candidates appear.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2016

Candidates must know the SSC CHSL exam pattern, read the following details carefully:

Tier-1 Examination:

  • Exam is objective type and will be conducted online.
  • There will be 4 parts in a question paper namely (Part-1) General Intelligence, (Part-2) English Language, (Part-3) Quantitative Aptitude, and (Part-4) General Awareness / General Knowledge.
  • Exam will have 100 questions for 200 marks.
  • Duration of the exam is 75 Minutes.
  • Questions will be set both in English & Hindi for part: 1, 3 & 4.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer.

Summary: Tier-1 Exam Pattern

Part Subject Questions Marks Exam Duration
1 General Intelligence 25 50 75 Minutes
2 English Language 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 General Awareness / General Knowledge 25 50
Total 100 200

 

Tier-2 Examination:

  • Exam is descriptive type and will be conducted offline (pen & paper mode).
  • Candidates need to write essay / précis / letters / application writing etc.
  • Exam carries 100 marks and exam duration will be 1 hour.
  • Exam will have to be written either in Hindi or in English.

Tier-3 Skill Test / Typing Test:

  • Typing Test: Candidates, who are opting English typing, should have typing speed of 35 words per minute and those candidates who are opting Hindi typing should have typing speed of 30 words per minute. Typing test will be applicable for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant, LDC and Court Clerk posts.
  • Skill Test: Data Entry Speed of 8,000 key depressions per hour on computer. Skill test will be applicable only for Data Entry Operator post.

SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam Syllabus 2016

Part-1: General Intelligence

It would be include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type:

  • Symbolic/Number Classification
  • Figural Analogy
  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic operations
  • Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfolding
  • Symbolic/Number Analogy
  • Drawing inferences
  • Number Series
  • Semantic Trends
  • Figural Series Space Orientation, Semantic classification
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Critical Thinking
  • Figural Classification
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Series
  • Word Building
  • Figural Pattern – folding and completion
  • Embedded figures
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Intelligence
  • Coding and de-coding
  • Other numerical operations

Part-2: English Language

  • Comprehension Passage
  • Spellings/ Detecting Mis-spelt words
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Spot the Error
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms/Homonyms Idioms & Phrases
  • One word substitution
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Active/Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  • Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Cloze Passage

Part-3: Quantitative Aptitude

  • Fundamental arithmetical operations: Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time and work.
  • Number Systems: Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship.
  • Graphs of Linear Equations between numbers.
  • Algebra: Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems).
  • Mensuration: Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base.
  • Statistical Charts: Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar- diagram, Pie-chart.
  • Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.
  • Trigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities.

Part-4: General Awareness

  • Questions are designed to test the candidate’s general awareness about the environment around and its application to society. Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events.
  • The test will also include questions related to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic, General Policy and scientific research.

SSC CHSL Admit Card 2016: Important Dates

S. No. Event Date
1 Issue of E-Admit Card for Tier-1 Exam 26 Dec. 2016
2 Date of Tier-1 Exam 7 Jan. 2017 to 8 Feb. 2017
3 Issue of E-Admit Card for Tier-2 Exam End of May 2017
4 Date of Tier-2 Exam 4 June 2017

SSC CHSL Admit Card Download Procedure

  • Firstly, candidates need to visit the official regional website of SSC or candidates can click on the link mentioned above.
  • Now, the candidates have to enter their Application Number and Date of Birth etc.
  • After filling required details, admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Now, candidates can download the SSC CHSL Admit Card.
  • Take a print out of the admit card.

When SSC CHSL Admit Card not Issued to Candidate

Some reasons given below in terms of not to release your admit card:

  • Candidate’s application form might have been rejected by the commission.
  • Candidate’s application form might not have reached the commission’s regional office before the last date (For those who applied through offline mode).
  • Candidates might not have paid the application fees.
  • Or, candidate can contact commission regarding the non-issuing of admit cards.

SSC CHSL Admit Card 2016: Essential Details

1. The admit card of SSC CHSL 2016 will carry following information:

Name
• Address
• Exam and Reporting Time
• Exam code
• Exam Centre Address
• Date and time of the exam
• Category
• Photo
• Signature

2. Some other important instructions for the exam takers.

  • Candidates should bring 3 passport size colour photographs. In case of not carrying the photographs may not be allowed to appear in the written examination.
  • Mobiles including earphones and connected cords and other electronic gadgets are banned within the premises of the examination centre.

How to Download SSC CHSL Answer Key 2016?

  • Visit the official website of Staff Selection Commission.
  • On home page there will be a tab called “Answer Key” click on that tab.
  • Now, click on “SSC CHSL Answer Key 2016” link.
  • You will get the answer key in PDF format.

How to Evaluate Marks?

  • Firstly, take the answer key according to your question paper set.
  • It is important that candidates use correct question coded answer key, otherwise candidates would end up with wrong calculation of marks.
  • Then starts matching the answers if you found answer is correct then add 1 mark for it, if answer is incorrect then minus the 0.25 marks.
  • When you done with matching process, add all correct marks and add all incorrect marks separately and then subtract it. Final outcome would be your estimated marks.

How Answer Key is Useful?

Answer key help to estimate the marks, answer key provide all the correct answers against the asked questions in the exam. It will be issued by coaching institutes for all the sets of the question paper. Candidates can check or download SSC CHSL answer key from this webpage. Answer Key will contain answers in the same order according to the questions; candidates can visit our website for download the answer key in PDF format.

Expected SSC CHSL Cut Off 2016 (Tier-1 Exam)

Category LDC DEO Postal / Sorting Asst.
General 130-140 129-138 132-145
OBC 122-141 119-137 125-131
SC 112-129 110-124 115-129
ST 104-109 96-101 107-111
VH 101-110 91-100 103-113
OH 98-104 94-102 99-107
HH 79-97 74-87 78-87
EX.S 81-94 77-84 90-95

How to Check SSC CHSL Cut Off 2016?

Procedure to check the SSC CHSL cut off is quite simple. Cut off is different for each category so, candidates need to check their cut off according to their category. Procedure to check cut off is mention below:

  • Visit the official website of SSC.
  • Now, click on the link, related to CHSL cut off.
  • SSC CHSL Cutoff 2016 will be displayed on the screen.
  • Now, candidates can check the cut off according to their category.

SSC CHSL Cut Off 2016: Deciding Factors

It is helpful to know about the factors on which the Cut off is going to be based, cut off deciding factors given below:

  • Number of Applicants
  • Number of Posts
  • Complexity Level of the Exam
  • Average performance of Applicants
  • Marking Scheme

SSC CHSL Result 2016: Important Dates

S.No. Event Date
1 Declaration of Tier-1 Exam Result April 2017
2 Declaration of Tier-2 Exam Result July 2017
3 Declaration of Final Results (date will be notified)

SSC CHSL Result 2016: Vital Details

  • Written Exam Result: SSC will announce the CHSL Tier-1 written exam result for those candidates who have cleared the same.
  • Final Result: SSC will announce the CHSL final result for candidates who clear the skill test / typing test. Appointment letters will be issued to finally selected candidates.

Procedure to Check the SSC CHSL Result 2016

Candidates need to follow the following procedure to check their SSC CHSL Result:

  • Firstly, candidates have to click on the direct link provide above.
  • After downloading the CHSL result PDF file, check your roll number in that “PDF” using “Ctrl + F”.
  • If your roll number is there in that PDF, you are selected, if not you are rejected.

Skill Test / Typing Test:

  • Typing Test: Candidates, who are opting English typing, should have typing speed of 35 words per minute and those candidates who are opting Hindi typing should have typing speed of 30 words per minute. Typing test will be applicable for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant, LDC and Court Clerk posts.
  • Skill Test: Data Entry Speed of 8,000 key depressions per hour on computer. Skill test will be applicable only for Data Entry Operator post.
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