SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Latest Syllabus and Exam Pattern

SSC CHSL 2020 Latest Syllabus and Exam Pattern – If candidates want to score good marks in SSC CHSL 2019 exam, Every candidate should know the latest SSC CHSL 2019 Syllabus and Exam pattern. It is highly important to know the Structure of the exam and the syllabus that needs to be prepared in order to excel in the examination. This post will help you in understanding the exam pattern and Syllabus of SSC CHSL 2019-20 exam. SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam will be from 16th March 2020 till 27th March 2020. Tier 2 will start from 28th June 2020.

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Latest Syllabus

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Latest Syllabus and exam pattern –  It was updated and now SSC conduct CHSL in three different Tier’s, the syllabus for all the three levels tiers are different. All candidates should know about the latest change in the syllabus of SSC CHSL. SSC CHSL 2020 Latest Syllabus and Exam Pattern is updated by the staff selection commission. SSC Tier 1 exam syllabus contains topic of General Intelligence, Basic Arithmetic Skills, English Language, General Awareness. Topics are deeply discussed below.

SSC CHSL Tier-1 Syllabus

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Syllabus and exam Pattern Tier 1 – It will contain Objective Multiple Choice Question based on General Intelligence, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill), English Language (Basic Knowledge). SSC CHSL Latest Syllabus and Exam Pattern is More Deeply explained in below table –

General IntelligenceQuantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)English LanguageGeneral Awareness
Data SufficiencyMixtures & AllegationsReading ComprehensionHistory
Seating ArrangementProfit & LossParagraph CompletionCulture
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet TestData InterpretationPara jumblesGeography
Logical ReasoningSimple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & IndicesActive/Passive VoiceAwards and Honors
TabulationNumber SystemsFill in the blanksGeneral Policy
Input-OutputTime & DistanceMultiple Meaning/Error SpottingScientific Research
Alphanumeric SeriesMensuration – Cylinder, Cone, SphereOne Word SubstitutionEconomic Scene
Coded InequalitiesSimplificationCloze TestBooks and Authors
SyllogismRatio & Proportion, PercentageMiscellaneous 
Blood RelationsWork & Time 
PuzzleSequence & Series  
Coding-DecodingPermutation, Combination &Probability 

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Tier 2 Syllabus

SSC CHSL Latest exam Syllabus –SSC CHSL 2020 Tier 2 Syllabus – SSC CHSL Recruitment process is simple. After Tier 1 exam SSC will come up with SSC CHSL Tier 1 cutoff. The student who qualify tier 1 cutoff, they can appear for SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam. In SSC CHSL Tier 2 paper, candidates have to write an essay and Letter/ Application that will test the writing skills of the candidates. SSC CHSL Tier 2 exam is based on offline mode i.e Pen and Paper. The topic for writing will be based on Finance & Economy, Schemes & Governance, National Interest, Ecological Issues, Politics, Social Issues, Environmental Concerns, Sports, Technology, Geopolitics, etc. The type of letter/ application asked in SSC CHSL Tier 2 exam will be Application, Official Appreciation, Complaint, Suggestion, Feedback or Follow up, etc. SSC CHSL 2020 Latest Syllabus and Exam Pattern are given in this post deeply.

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Tier-II Exam Pattern is a Descriptive Based Paper of 100 Marks in Pen and Paper Mode i.e Offline Mode. The time period of Descriptive Paper would be of 1 hour (20 min. compensatory time will be provided to the students eligible for scribes). The Paper will comprise writing of the Essay of 200 to 250 words and the Letter or Application of approximately 150 to 200 words.

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Tier 2 Syllabus

As mentioned Tier 2 Paper will be a descriptive Paper of 100 Marks in Offline Mode. Now Let’s look at details of Tier-II exam –

Main Descriptive Paper Topic(Hindi/ English)Word Limit (Approximately)Total Marks and Duration
Essay Writing200 – 250100(1 Hour)
Letter/Application Writing150 – 200

SSC CHSL 2019 Tier 2 Exam Pattern

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Tier 2 Exam Pattern – It will be a descriptive Based exam of 100 Marks in Pen and Paper Mode i.e Offline Mode. The below table shows the exam pattern of SSC CHSL 2019-2020.

Dates of SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Descriptive Paper (Tier-II)Max MarksExam Duration
28th June, 2020(Pen and Paper Mode)1001 Hour  (20 minutes compensatory time will also be provided to the candidates eligible for scribes)


  • The lowest qualifying marks in Tier 2 will be 33 percent.
  • The performance of Tier 2 will be included in preparing merit.
  • The paper can be done either in Hindi or in English. One Part of paper written in Hindi and one part written in English will be awarded zero marks as a candidate should only choose one language for the whole exam.

SSC CHSL Tier 3 2019-2020 (Typing Test/Skill Test) Exam Pattern

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern and Syllabus for Tier 3 – Skill Test Mandatory for Data Entry Operators Post in SSC CHSL. Those candidates who has cleared cutoff of Tier 1 and Tier 2 of the SSC CHSL exams, can appear for Tier 3 of SSC CHSL. Candidate skills are required for the post of data entry operator, Minimum speed of 8,000 Key Depressions per hour is required. The time duration is 15 minutes and the English document will be having about 2000 to 2200 strokes/key-depressions given for typing. Typing Test/ Skill Test will be conducted by SSC in the cities where Regional Offices of the Commission is located or as the place is decided by the Commission.

Skill TestSpeedTime
Data Entry OperatorData Entry Speed of 8,000 Key Depressions per hour on the computer. Speed of 8000 key depressions per hour on the computer will be calculated on the basis of right entry of words/key depression as per paragraph.The duration will be 15 minutes and printed matter in English containing about 2000-2200 key-depressions given to each candidate.
Data Entry Operator in the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG)The speed of 15000 key depressions per hour on the Computer will be adjudged on the basis of correct entry of key depressions/words per the given passage.The duration of the Test will be 15 min and printed matter in English containing about 3700-4000 key-depressions would be given to each candidate.


  • Skills Test is of qualifying nature.
  • The Candidates eligible for scribe would be given a compensatory time of 5 minutes. The time period of the Skill Test for such candidates will be 20 minutes.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted for Tier 3 Examination on the basis of their performance in Tier 1 + Tier 2 subject to having scored a minimum of 33% marks in the Tier 2 Examination.

Typing Test for LDC and Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant:

Typing TestTyping SpeedTime
English Medium35 words per minute correspond to about 10500 key depressions per hourSpeed and accuracy of typing on the computer of a given text passage in 10 minutes (Candidates eligible for a scribe – 15 minutes)
Hindi Medium30 words per minute correspond to about 9000 key depressions per hour


  • The Typing Test will be of qualifying nature.
  • The Typing Test will be based on either Hindi or English. The candidates have to opt for Typing Test either Hindi or English language in the online Application Form.
  • Typing Test choice is given to the candidates in the online form will be treated as final and no change in the medium of Typing Test will not be entertained later.
  • Passage Dictators are provided to VH candidates for the Typing test who opted for Scribe in the online Application Form.

Physical Standard for LDC Post in Border Road Organisation (BRO)

Physical Efficiency TestTime
1600 meter Run10 Minutes


  • Candidates who will qualify through the staff selection commission exam pattern will have to mandatorily pass the test in one-mile run that will be held at GREF Ground, Pune to Undergo a further medical examination.
  • The specified Medical Standards are required to be fulfilled in order to get selected.

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Document Verification Process

SSC CHSL Document Verification Process – Final step in the selection process is Document Verification. Candidates are called for document verification. They have to submit various documents like 10th Marksheet, 12th mark sheet, caste certificate if belong to any quota or if any relaxation is taken, etc. All selected candidates will be required to bring all documents in original form for verification at the time of document verification.

  • Aadhaar Card/ Printout of E-Aadhaar
  • Employer ID (Govt./ PSU)
  • Passport
  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • Voter ID Card

Post Preferences form for various CHSL Post : Detailed options for the various posts in SSC CHSL and Departments will be taken from candidates online or at the time of the document verification.

Final selection process of SSC CHSL – Allocation of Ministries/ Departments/ Offices to the candidates qualified in Tier 3 will be made on the basis of the performance of candidates in Tier 1 and Tier 2 Examinations and the preference of Posts and Departments choosed by them at the time of Document Verification.

After going through the above mentioned detailed syllabus of SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Exam, the next step is to create a study plan and start implementing it.

SSC CHSL Official Notification

SSC CHSL 2019-2020 Notification Out. The Staff Selection Commission will take a competitive examination for recruitment of posts Lower Divisional Clerk, Junior Secretariat Assistant, Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant and Data Entry Operators for Ministries/Departments/Offices of the Government of India. Staff Selection Commission CHSL 2019-2020 application form is now available on the official website of SSC. Candidate can apply by login into SSC website Eligible and Interested candidates can submit their applications till Jan 10, 2020.

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