SSC CHSL 2017 Exam Announced | 3259 Vacancies | 12th Pass | Last Date: 27 December 2017


SSC CHSL 2017: Staff Selection Commission announced Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination, 2017 for Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA), Data Entry Operator(DEO) vacancies.The detailed eligibility and online application process are given in below.Eligible 10th passed candidates also try RBI Recruitment 2017 for Office Attendant

SSC CHSLSSC CHSL 2017 Exam Details:

Exam NameCombined Higher Secondary Level (10+2)
Job RoleLower Division Clerk (LDC), Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA), Data Entry Operator(DEO)
Qualification12th (Any Degree can also apply)
Total Posts3259
Job LocationAcross India
Last Date18 December 2017 27 December 2017(Last Date Extended)

Detailed Eligibility:

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  • Must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.
  • For Data Entry Operator 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.

Age Limit: 18-27 years as on 01.08.2018 (Candidates born not before 02-08-1991 and
not later than 01-08-2000).

Relaxation: For SC/ ST 5 years; For OBC 3 years; For Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 10 years.Other relaxations as per govt policy.For detailed relaxations check advt.

Note: Candidates who have not yet acquired but will acquire the educational qualification and produce documentary evidence from the Board/ University in support thereof as on
01.08.2018 will also be eligible

Total vacancies: 3259 (Vacancies May Increase)

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  • Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC) / Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA) – 898 Posts
  • Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant – 2359 Posts
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO) – 02 Posts
  • Data Entry Operator, Grade ‘A’ – Not Mentioned

SSC CHSL  Exam Selection Process:

SSC CHSL 2017 examination will consist of a Computer Based Examination (Tier-I), Descriptive Paper (Tier-II) and Typing Test/ Skill Test (Tier-III).

Computer Based Examination: Tier-I (Objective Type):

The SSC CHSL Computer-Based Exam conducted between 04.03.2018 to 26.03.2018.Total duration is 60 minutes and Maximum marks is 200 for 100 questions.There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. This examination tier will consist of Objective Type – Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi for Part-II, III & IV

PartSubjectNo of QuestionsMaximum Marks
IEnglish Language
(Basic Knowledge)
IIGeneral Intelligence2550
IIIQuantitative Aptitude
(Basic Arithmetic
IVGeneral Awareness2550


Tier-II (Descriptive Paper)

  • Tier-II Paper will be a descriptive Paper of 100 Marks in ‘Pen and Paper Mode
  • The duration of the paper would be for one hour (20 minutes compensatory time will also be provided to the candidates mentioned in Para 7 above). This paper has been
    introduced to assess the writing skills of the candidates which is necessary in Government jobs.
  • The Paper would comprise writing of an Essay of 200-250 words and Letter/
    Application of approximately 150-200 words. The minimum qualifying marks in Tier-II would be 33 per cent. The performance in Tier II would be included for preparing merit.
  • The paper will have to be written either in Hindi or in English. Part paper written in Hindi and Part in English will not be evaluated.

Tier-III Examination

Tier-III of the Examination would be the Skill Test/ Typing Test which would be of qualifying
nature. Skill Test/ Typing Test would be in consonance with the provisions contained in para
12.2 and 12.3 given below. The final merit of the successful candidates would be determined on the basis of total score obtained by them in Tier-I and Tier-II.

SSC CHSL  Exam Centers:

A candidate may give option for three centres, in the order of priority, within the same region.

SSC RegionExam Centres & Centre Code
Region (CR)
Agra(3001), Allahabad(3003),Bareilly(3005), Gorakhpur(3007)
,Kanpur(3009), Lucknow (3010), Meerut(3011), Varanasi(3013),
Bhagalpur(3201),Muzaffarpur(3205), Patna(3206)
Region (ER)
Gangtok(4001), Ranchi(4205),Barasat(4402), Berhampore(WB)
(4403), Chinsurah(4405),Jalpaiguri(4408), Kolkata(4410),
Malda(4412), Midnapur(4413),Siliguri(4415), Berhampore(Odisha)(4602),Bhubaneshwar(4604),Cuttack(4605),Keonjhargarh(4606),
Sambalpur(4609), Port Blair(4802)
Karnataka- Kerala
Bangalore(9001), Dharwar(9004),Gulbarga(9005), Mangalore(9008),Mysore(9009), Kochi(9204),Kozhikode(Calicut)(9206),Thiruvananthapuram(9211),Thrissur(9212)
Region (NR)
Almora(2001), Dehradun(2002),Haldwani (2003),
Srinagar(Uttarakhand)(2004),Haridwar(2005), Delhi(2201),
Ajmer(2401), Alwar(2402),Bharatpur(2403), Bikaner(2404),
Jaipur(2405), Jodhpur(2406),Kota(2407), Sriganganagar(2408),
Itanagar(5001), Dibrugarh(5102),Guwahati (Dispur)(5105),
Jorhat(5107), Silchar(5111),Kohima(5302), Shillong(5401),
Imphal(5501),Churachandpur(5502), Ukhrul(Manipur)(5503) Agartala(5601),Aizwal(5701)
Region (SR)
Guntur(8001), Kurnool(8003),Rajahmundry(8004),
Coimbatore(8202), Madurai(8204),Tiruchirapalli(8206),
Ahmedabad(7001), Vadodara(7002), Rajkot(7006),Surat(7007), Bhavnagar(7009),Kutch(7010),Amravati(7201),Aurangabad(7202),
Kolhapur(7203), Mumbai(7204),Nagpur(7205), Nanded(7206),
Nashik(7207), Pune(7208),Thane(7210) Bhandara(7211),
Chandrapur(7212), Akola(7213),Jalgaon(7214),
Ahmednagar(7215),Alibaug(7216), Panaji(7801)
Bhopal(6001), Chindwara(6003),Guna(6004), Gwalior(6005),
Indore(6006), Jabalpur(6007),Khandwa(6009), Ratlam(6011),
Satna(6014), Sagar(6015),Ambikapur(6201), Bilaspur(6202)
Jagdalpur(6203), Raipur(6204),Durg(6205)
Anantnag(1001), Baramula(1002),Jammu(1004), Leh(1005),
Rajouri(1006),Srinagar(J&K)(1007), Kargil(1008),Dodda(1009), Hamirpur(1202),Shimla(1203), Bhathinda(1401),
Jalandhar(1402), Patiala(1403),Amritsar(1404), Chandigarh(1601)
SSC CHSL  Application fee:

Fee payable: Rs. 100/-(Rupees One Hundred only).

Payment Mode: Fee can be paid through SBI Challan/ SBI Net Banking or by using Visa/ Mastercard/Maestro Credit/ Debit card.

Note: Women candidates of all categories and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste,
Scheduled Tribe, Persons with Disability (PwD) and Ex-servicemen (ExS) eligible for
reservation are exempted from payment of fees

How to apply SSC CHSL 2017 Exam?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position in online from to 18 November to 18 December 2017 27 December 2017(Last Date Extended).

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SSC CHSL 2017 Exam Important Dates to Remember:
  • Notification announced date in website: 17 November 2017
  • Opening date of online application: 27 November 2017
  • Closing date of online application: 27 December 2017
  • Computer Based Examination (Tier-I) Exam Date: 4 March 2018 to 26 March 2018
  • Date of Tier-II Examination (Descriptive Paper): 8 July 2018