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The SSC CHSL Notification 2024 has been released by the Staff Selection Commission through their official website at for 3712 Various Posts including the DEO, LDC and more. The SSC CHSL Online Application Process started from 8th April 2024 and last date to Apply Online is on 7th May 2024 (11:00 PM). Get complete details about the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), Combined Higher Secondary Level( CHSL) Exam 2024 Notification, Vacancies, Exam Date, Application Form link, and more.

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SSC CHSL Notification 2024 PDF

The SSC CHSL Notification PDF contains details on important dates, exam dates, selection processes, exam patterns, and more. Below you can download the SSC CHSL Notification using the the direct link.

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SSC CHSL Apply Online 2024 Link

The SSC CHSL Application Form link has been activated on the official website from 8th April 2024 till 7th May 2024 and the application fee for Gen/ OBC/ EWS is 100 Rupess and the application fee for SC/ ST/ PWD is Nill.

SSC CHSL Apply Online Link

SSC CHSL Recruitment 2024 – Overview

Candidates applying online for the SSC CHSL examination must start their preparation after submitting their application form successfully, as the SSC CHSL prelims exam will be held between July 1st and 12th, 2024. Further details have been provided in the table below:

Recruitment OrganizationStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
Exam NameCombined Higher Secondary Level( CHSL)
Post NameVarious Posts including the DEO, LDC
Advt No.SSC CHSL 2024
Job LocationAll India
Mode of ApplyOnline
CategorySSC CHSL 2024 Notification

SSC CHSL Important Dates 2024

The official notification for the SSC CHSL exam 2024 has been released by the SSC. The Important Dates for the SSC CHSL Exam are given below.

SSC CHSL Notification Release Date8th April 2024
SSC CHSL Apply Starting Date8th April 2024
Last Date to Apply7th May 2024 (11:00 pm)
Last Date to Pay Fees8th May 2024 (11:00 pm)
Application Form Correction10th -11th May 2024
Tier-1 Exam Date1st -11th July 2024

SSC CHSL Vacancy 2024

The SSC CHSL Notification 2024 has been released for approximately 3712 vacancies. However, the exact number of vacancies will be determined later. Further updates regarding vacancies, including details on posts and categories, will be provided on the Commission’s website. Once updated by the Staff Selection Commission, candidates will have access to the detailed vacancy list through this article.

 Data Entry Operator (DEO)TBA
Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)TBA
Data Entry Operator (Grade A)TBA

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria

According to the released SSC CHSL Notification for a total of 3712 vacancies, candidates had to fulfill the following eligibility criteria as of 1st August 2024.

SSC CHSL Eligibility 2024 is as follows :

SSC CHSL Notification 2024: Nationality

To be considered eligible for SSC CHSL Exam 2024, candidates must meet specific criteria outlined by the government. The eligibility requirements are as follows:

  1. Indian Citizenship: Candidates must be citizens of India.
  2. Nepalese Citizenship: Individuals holding citizenship of Nepal are also eligible to apply.
  3. Bhutanese Citizenship: Citizenship of Bhutan qualifies individuals for candidacy.
  4. Tibetan Refugees: Tibetan refugees who arrived in India before 1st January 1962, with the intention of permanent settlement are eligible.
  5. Persons of Indian Origin: Individuals of Indian origin who have migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, and several East African countries such as Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam, with the intention of permanent settlement in India, are also eligible to apply.

SSC CHSL Notification: Age limit As On 1/8/2024

Every candidate who is going to Apply Online for the SSC CHSL Examination 2024 has to fulfill the following age criteria. The important date for determining age is set as 1st August 2024. The age requirement for the positions is between 18 and 27 years old. This means candidates must have been born between 2nd August 1997, and 1st August 2006, to be eligible to apply.

  • Minimum Age – 18 years
  • Maximum Age – 27 years

There is a provision for 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

SSC CHSL Essential Educational Qualifications As On 1/8/2024

  1. For LDC/ JSA, and DEO (except DEOs in C&AG): Candidates must have passed the 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 who have appeared in their 12th Standard or equivalent examination can also apply, however, they must possess Essential qualifications on or before the cutoff date of 1st August 2024.

How To Apply Online Apply Online For SSC CHSL Recruitment 2024?

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

1. Access SSC Website: Visit the SSC official website at to begin the application process.
2. Navigate to Application Section: Click on the “Apply” tab to proceed.
3. Select Exam Category: Choose the “Combined Higher Secondary Level” exam.
4. Generate Registration Credentials: Fill in details to obtain your registration number and password.
5. Provide Personal and Educational Information: Provided details about personal and educational details.
6. Upload Photo and Signature: Scan and Upload the required documents. From this year, candidates are required to upload a live photograph using either their webcam, laptop camera or mobile camera.
7. Choose Examination Centers: Select three exam centers within the same region.
8. Review Information: Carefully verify all entered details before submission.
9. Submit Application: Once submitted, no further changes can be made.
10. Pay Application Fee: Complete the process by paying the required 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 10 kb < Size < 20 kb) in JPG format.
  2. Valid e-mail ID of the candidate for registration and all related correspondence.
  3. Valid ID proof of the candidate.

SSC CHSL Application Fee

Application fees for SSC CHSL Notification 2024 need to be paid online by 8th May 2024. Application forms without application fees (wherever applicable) will be rejected immediately. The application fees for the various categories are as follows:

Gen/ OBC/ EWSRs. 100/-
SC/ ST/ PWDRs. 0/-
Mode of PaymentOnline

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2024

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) examination to recruit candidates for positions in various government departments and ministries. The updated selection process for the SSC CHSL 2024 consists of two main stages: Tier I and Tier II.

Tier-IObjective Multiple ChoiceComputer Based (online)
Tier-IIObjective Multiple Choice + Skill Test & Typing Test,
Tier-II will include three sections having two modules each
Computer Based (online)

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

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2024

The SSC CHSL Syllabus holds paramount significance for candidates aspiring to excel in the examination. It serves as a comprehensive roadmap, outlining the topics and subtopics that candidates need to cover. A clear understanding of the syllabus ensures focused preparation, enabling candidates to navigate the vast array of subjects systematically and increase their chances of success. Section-wise Syllabus of SSC CHSL is as follows : 

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

Mathematical AbilitiesNumber Systems: Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimal,s and Fractions, Relationship between numbers
Fundamental arithmetical operations: Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time and work
Algebra: Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations.
Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centers, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles. 
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.
Trigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin2𝜃 + Cos2𝜃=1, etc.
Statistics and probability: Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart; Measures of central tendency: mean, median, mode, standard deviation; calculation of simple probabilities
(Reasoning and General IntelligenceQuestions of both verbal and non-verbal type.
Semantic Analogy
Symbolic operations
Symbolic/ Number Analogy
Figural Analogy
Space Orientation
Semantic Classification
Venn Diagrams
Symbolic/ Number Classification
Drawing inferences
Figural Classification
Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding
Semantic Series
Figural Pattern-folding and completion
Number Series
Embedded figures
Figural Series
Critical Thinking
Emotional Intelligence
Word Building
Social Intelligence
Coding and de-coding
Numerical operations
Other subtopics, if any
(English Language And ComprehensionVocabulary
Sentence Structure
Antonyms, and their correct usage
Spot the Error
Fill in the Blanks
Synonyms/ Homonyms
Spellings/ Detecting mis-spelt words
Idioms and phrases
One word substitution
Improvement of Sentences
Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs
Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration
Shuffling of Sentence parts
Shuffling of Sentences in a Passage
Cloze Passage
Comprehension Passage
To test comprehension, two or more paragraphs will be given and questions based on those will be asked. At least one paragraph should be a simple one based on a book or a story and the other paragraph should be based on current affairs editorial or a report.
General AwarenessGeneral Awareness:
Current events understanding.
Societal application of knowledge.
Awareness of contemporary issues.
Scientific Awareness:
Basic scientific knowledge application.
Understanding scientific principles’ relevance.
Awareness of recent advancements.
India and Neighboring Countries:
Historical, cultural knowledge.
Geography, economic trends understanding.
General policy, governance awareness.
Knowledge of significant events.
Understanding of historical figures.
Impact of historical periods on society.
Understanding cultural practices.
Familiarity with art, literature.
Appreciation of cultural diversity.
Knowledge of geographical features.
Understanding of climate patterns.
Awareness of political boundaries.
Economic principles understanding.
Knowledge of indicators, trends.
Awareness of economic policies.
General Policy:
Government policies understanding.
Knowledge of social welfare schemes.
Awareness of political systems.
Scientific Research:
Knowledge of recent breakthroughs.
Understanding of research methodologies.
Awareness of ongoing scientific projects.
Computer ProficiencyComputer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), input/ output devices, computer memory, memory organization, backup devices, PORTs, Windows Explorer, Keyboard shortcuts 
Software: Windows Operating system including basics of Microsoft Office like MS Word, MS Excel, and PowerPoint, etc. 
Working with the Internet and e-mails: Web Browsing and searching, Downloading and uploading, Managing an E-mail Account, e-banking. 
Basics of networking and cyber security: Networking devices and protocols, Network and information security threats (like hacking, viruses, worms, Trojans, etc.), and preventive measures.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern

Check the complete SSC CHSL Exam Pattern below :

SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Pattern

SubjectsQuestionsTotal Marks
General Awareness2550
General Intelligence 2550
Quantitative Aptitude2550
English Language2550


  • A total time of 60 minutes is there.
  • The Tier-I Examination will consist of Objective Type, Multiple-choice questions only. The questions will be set in English and Hindi for Parts II, III & IV.
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Pattern

The SSC CHSL exam pattern has been changed this year, find the updated exam pattern below.

of Questions
Maximum MarksTime allowed
(2 hours
& 15 minutes)
Module-I:   Mathematical Abilities
Module II:      Reasoning and General Intelligence.
Total = 60
= 180
1 hour (for each section) (1 hour & 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for a scribe as  per Para-8.1 and 8.2)
Module-I:            English Language & Comprehension
Module II:          General Awareness
Total = 60
= 180
Module-I:        Computer Knowledge Module
= 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)

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

Points to mention –

  1. Sessions: Tier II will be conducted in two sessions – Session –I & Session II, on the same day.
  2. Requirement: It will be mandatory for the candidates to qualify for all the sections of Tier II.
  3. Question Type: Tier II will consist of objective-type multiple-choice questions, except for Module II of Section III.
  4. Language of the Question Paper: The questions will be set in English and Hindi except for Module II (i.e. English Language and Comprehension module) in Section II.
  5. Negative Marking: There will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Section I, Section II, and Module I of Section III. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
  6. Computer Knowledge Test: Module-I of Section-III i.e. Computer Knowledge Test is mandatory but qualifying in nature.

Module-II of Section-III i.e. Skill Test/ Typing Test:

  • Module II of Section III will include conducting of Skill Test/ Typing Test in Session II on the same day.
  • Skill Test/ Typing Test will be qualifying.
  • Errors in the Skill Test will be calculated up to 2 decimal places.

The details of the skill test/ typing test are as follows:

Test TypeDescription
Skill Test Part A (DEO/DEO Grade A)Criteria: Data Entry Speed of 8,000 Key Depressions per hour on Computer.
Duration: 15 minutes.
Content: A printed passage in English containing about 2000-2200 key depressions will be given to each candidate.
Method: Candidates will enter the passage into the computer. – Additional: The passage may also be displayed on the computer screen.
Typing Test Part B (LDC/JSA)Criteria: Typing proficiency in either Hindi or English.
Medium: Candidates had to choose either Hindi or English for the Typing Test in the online Application Form.
Duration: 10 minutes

SSC CHSL 2024 Previous Year Cut-Off

Candidates preparing for SSC CHSL 2024 must consider that cut-off marks are crucial for any examination as they decide whether candidates will qualify for the applied position or not. In the table below, we have provided the SSC CHSL 2023 Tier 1 cut-off marks. Candidates must prepare accordingly to score well in the exam by considering the SSC CHSL Previous Year Cut off.

CategoryLDC/JSACAG & DCAOther Posts
PwD – Other115.27865

SSC CHSL Exam Center List

SSC conducts the SSC CHSL exam at various centers across the country. The number of exam centers may vary each year, but generally, there are around 3,000 centers available. The locations of centers are spread across different states and union territories in India. The centers are located in major cities as well as smaller towns to ensure that candidates from all parts of the country have access to a nearby center. Region and StatesExamination Centers & Center Code
1Central Region (CR)/ Bihar and Uttar PradeshBhagalpur (3201)Darbhanga (3202)Muzaffarpur (3205)Patna (3206)Purnea (3209)Agra (3001)Aligarh (3002)Allahabad (3003)Bareilly (3005)Gorakhpur (3007)Jhansi (3008)Kanpur (3009)Lucknow (3010)Meerut (3011)Moradabad (3015)Varanasi (3013)
2Eastern Region (ER)/ Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West BengalPort Blair (4802)Bokaro (4201)Dhanbad (4206)Hazaribag (4204)Jamshedpur (4207)Ranchi (4205)Balasore (4601)Berhampur- Ganjam (4602)Bhubaneshwar (4604)Cuttack (4605)Rourkela (4610)Sambalpur (4609)Gangtok (4001)Asansol (4417)Hooghly (4418)Kolkata (4410)Siliguri (4415).
3Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)/ Lakshadweep, Karnataka and KeralaBelgaum (9002)Bengaluru (9001)Hubli (9011)Gulbarga (9005)Mangalore (9008)Mysore (9009)Shimoga (9010)Udupi (9012)Ernakulam (9213)Kannur (9202)Kollam (9210)Kottayam (9205)Kozhikode (9206)Thrissur (9212)Thiruvananthapuram (9211)Kavaratti (9401).
4Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)/Chhattisgarh and Madhya PradeshBhilai Nagar (6206)Bilaspur (6202)Raipur (6204)Bhopal (6001)Gwalior (6005)Indore (6006)Jabalpur (6007)Sagar (6015)Satna (6014)Ujjain (6016).
5North Eastern Region (NER)/ Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura.Itanagar (5001)Dibrugarh (5102)Guwahati (Dispur) (5105)Jorhat (5107)Silchar (5111)Tejpur (5112)Churachandpur (5502)Imphal (5501)Shillong (5401)Aizwal (5701)Kohima (5302)Agartala (5601).
6Northern Region (NR)/ Delhi, Rajasthan and UttarakhandDelhi NCR (2201)Ajmer (2401)Alwar (2402)Bikaner (2404)Jaipur (2405)Jodhpur (2406)Kota (2407)Sikar (2411)Sriganganagar (2408)Udaipur (2409)Dehradun (2002), Haldwani (2003), Roorkee (2005).
7North Western Sub-Region (NWR)/ Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and PunjabChandigarh (1601)Hamirpur (1202)Shimla (1203)Jammu (1004)Leh (1005)Samba (1010)Srinagar (J&K) (1007)Amritsar (1404)Jalandhar (1402)Ludhiana (1405)Mohali (1406)Patiala (1403)
8Southern Region (SR)/ Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.Chirala (8011)Guntur (8001)Kakinada (8009)Kurnool (8003)Nellore (8010)Rajahmundry (8004)Tirupati (8006)Vijaywada (8008)Vishakhapatnam (8007)Vizianagaram (8012)Puducherry (8401)Chennai (8201)Coimbatore (8202)Madurai (8204)Salem (8205)Tiruchirapalli (8206)Tirunelveli (8207)Vellore (8208)Hyderabad (8601)Karimnagar (8604)Warangal (8603).
9Western Region (WR)/ Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and MaharashtraPanaji (7801)Ahmedabad (7001)Anand (7011)Gandhinagar (7012)Mehsana (7013)Rajkot (7006)Surat (7007)Vadodara (7002)Amravati (7201)Aurangabad (7202)Jalgaon (7214)Kolhapur (7203)Mumbai (7204)Nagpur (7205)Nanded (7206)Nashik (7207)Navi Mumbai (7217)Pune (7208).

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SSC CHSL Notification 2024 – FAQs

Q1. When will the SSC CHSL Notification 2024 be released?

SSC CHSL Notification 2024 has been released on 8th April 2024.

Q2. What is SSC CHSL Apply Online Date?

The SSC CHSL Application process is started from 8th April 2024 till 7th May 2024.

Q.3 What is the selection process for the SSC CHSL?

Ans. SSC shortlists candidates for the Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination based on Tier-I and Tier-II examinations.

Q4. What is the crucial date for the age limit in the SSC CHSL Notification 2024?

Ans. The crucial date for the age limit in the SSC CHSL Notification 2024 is set as 1st August 2024.

Q5. What is the age limit for SSC CHSL 2024 exam?

Ans. The age requirement for the SSC CHSL 2024 exam is between 18 and 27 years old as on 1/8/2024.


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