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SSC CHSL 2019 Recruitment

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released recruitment notification for the post of Lower Divisional Clerk/ Junior Secretariat Assistant, Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant and Data Entry Operators for various Ministries/ Department/ Offices of the Government of India. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination every year. Candidates who aspire to start their career right after completing the higher secondary education can apply for SSC CHSL 2019.


Check SSC CHSL 2019 Official Notification Here

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SSC CHSL 2019 Recruitment Details:

Organization Name Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Official Website
Name of the Examination Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination
Post Name Lower Divisional Clerk/ Junior Secretariat Assistant, Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant / Data Entry Operators/ Data Entry Operators Grade 'A'
Job Category Government Jobs
Location Across India


Important Dates

Start Date to Apply Online 5th March 2019
Closing Date of Online Registration of Application 5th April 2019
Last Date for the payment 7th April 2019
Last Date for generation of offline challan 7th April 2019
Last Date for payment through challan 9th April 2019
SSC CHSL Tier-I Exam 1st July 2019 to 26th July 2019
SSC CHSL Tier-II Exam 29th September 2019

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Candidates must have passed 12th standard or its equivalent from a recognized Board or University.

Age Limit

Minimum age - 18 years

Maximum age - 27 years

Note: Candidates born not before 02-08-1992 and not later than 01-08-2000.

Application Fees

GEN/ OBC - Rs.100/-

SC/ ST/ Ex-Servicemen/ PWDs/ Female - No Fee

SSC CHSL Salary: Pay Scale

Post Name Pay Scale
Pay Band Grand Pay
Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA) Rs. 5200-20200 Rs.1900 (pre-revised)
Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) Rs. 5200-20200 Rs. 2400 (pre-revised)
Data Entry Operators (DEO) Rs. 5200-20200 Rs. 2400 (pre-revised)
Data Entry Operators (DEO) Grade 'A' Rs. 5200-20200 Rs. 2400 (pre-revised)

Selection Process

The SSC CHSL exam will be conducted in three stages-

  • Tier-I (Computer Based Test)
  • Tier-II (Written Test)
  • Tier-III (Skill-Based Test)
  • Document Verification

SSC CHSL 2019 Exam Pattern

The SSC CHSL exam will be conducted in three stages- Tier-I (Computer Based Test), Tier-II (Written Test) and Tier-III (Skill-Based Test). While the first one is online the latter two exams will be offline. 

Tier Type Mode
Tier-I Objective Multiple Choice Computer Based (Online)
Tier-II Descriptive Paper in English/ Hindi Pen and Paper mode
Tier-III Skill Test/ Typing Test Wherever Applicable


Tier-I (Computer Based Test)

Subject No. of Qs. Mark Duration
English Language (Basic Knowledge) 25 50 60 Minutes
General Intelligence 25 50  
 Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Airthmetic Skill) 25 50  
General Awareness 25 50  
Total 100 200  


Tier-II (Written Test)

Tier-II Paper will be descriptive of 100 Marks in Pen and Paper Mode.

The duration will be for 1 hour.

The Paper would comprise writing of Essay of 200-250 words and a Letter/ Application of approximately 150-200 words.

The minimum qualifying marks will be 33%.

The Paper will have to be written either in Hindi or in English.


Tier-III (Skill-Based Test)

Typing Test: The medium of Typing test will be Hindi and English. For Hindi, typing speed of 30 words per minutes is required, For English, typing speed of 35 words per minutes is mandatory. 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 the computer. Skill test is conducted for Data Entry Operator post.

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