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HSSC Clerk Selection Process 2023: Check Details


HSSC Clerk Selection Process 2023: The Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) conducts the HSSC Clerk exam to recruit candidates for the post of Clerk in the state of Haryana. The official notification is yet to be released by the exam conducting body. Also, the exam dates will be announced along with the notification.

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The HSSC Clerk selection process has two stages. The written exam will be conducted first, and candidates who clear the written exam will become eligible for the next stage, i.e., socio-economic criteria and experience. This article provides all the information related to the HSSC Clerk selection process. Continue to read this article to know more.

HSSC Clerk Selection Process Details

Candidates have clear the written test first and then provide proof of the socio-economic criteria they claim in order to clear the stage 2. The written exam has the highest weightage and the second stage of the selection process has only 10 per cent weightage in the selection process. The overall HSSC Clerk selection process details are given in the table below:

StageHSSC Clerk Selection ProcessMarks
1Haryana HSSC Clerk Written Exam90
2Socio-Economic Criteria and Experience10

HSSC Clerk Selection Stage 1: Written Exam

The first stage of the selection process is the written exam. This stage will have a weightage of 90 per cent in the final merit list, and the exam will be objective type. The section-wise weightage of the written exam is given below:

General Awareness, Reasoning, Maths, Science, Computer, English, Hindi75% of overall weightage (90 marks)
History, Current Affairs, Literature, Geography, Civics, Environment, Culture of Haryana25% of overall weightage (90 marks)

Important Points:

  • There will be a total of 90 questions asked, and the total duration to answer these questions will be 90 minutes.
  • For each right attempt, candidates will be awarded 1 mark.
  • There will be no negative marking in the HSSC Clerk written exam for wrong attempts or unattempted questions.

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HSSC Clerk Selection Stage 2: Socio-Economic Criteria and Experience

Candidates who clear the written exam will become eligible for the socio-economic criteria and experience. This stage has a total of 10 marks, and candidates will be awarded marks according to their socio-economic condition. Also, the conducting body will give a minimum of 0.5 marks to candidates who have prior experience in the Haryana government posts. The experience marks can go on till 8 marks. The details for the socio-economic criteria and experience marking scheme are given below:

Socio-Economic and Experience Criteria and Experience SchemeMarks Allotted
If none of the immediate family members is an employee of Govt of India or government of Haryana or any other state government5 marks
If a widow or orphan whose father died before 15 years/42 years5 marks
If a candidate belongs to a denotified or nomadic tribe of Haryana other than SC/ST/OBC5 marks
Having a prior experience in the range of 6-16 years in the same or higher post under the Haryana Government8 marks (Maximum)

FAQs on HSSC Clerk Selection Process 2023

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about the HSSC Clerk selection process.

Q: When will the HSSC Clerk notification be released?

Ans: The exam conducting body is yet to release the official notification for the HSSC Clerk exam.

Q: How many stages are there in the HSSC Clerk selection process?

Ans: There are a total of 2 stages in the HSSC Clerk exam. The two stages in the selection process are written test and socio-economic criteria and experience.

Q: When will be the HSSC Clerk written exam conducted?

Ans: The HSSC Clerk exam dates are not announced yet.

Q: How many questions will be asked in the HSSC Clerk written exam?

Ans: The HSSC Clerk written will have a total of 90 questions.

Q: Will there be a negative marking in the HSSC Clerk exam?

Ans: No, there will be no negative marking for wrong attempts and unattempted questions.

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