SSC CHSL Notification 2022: Tier-1 Admit Card Out-Embibe
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  • Last Modified 23-06-2022
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 23-06-2022

SSC CHSL Notification 2022: Check Exam Details Here

SSC CHSL Notification 2022: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Tier I exam for Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) began from May 24, 2022. The exam will be conducted till June 10, 2022. Candidates who have applied for the exam successfully and have downloaded the admit card are qualified to sit for the Tier I exam.

The SSC conducts the CHSL exam to recruit candidates for various posts such as LDC, JSA, PA, SA, and DEO in different ministries/departments/offices of the Government of India. Candidates should be aware of SSC CHSL notification release so that they do not miss out on anything. It is advised that they refer to this article for important notification releases and visit the official website of SSC regularly.

SSC CHSL Notification 2022 Details

The officials have released the official notification for the SSC CHSL examination in online mode. Interested candidates must check the schedule and apply online for the exam. Only after qualifying all the rounds, aspirants will become eligible for recruitment.

Highlights of SSC CHSL 2022

Check below SSC CHSL examination overview:

Particulars Details 
SSC CHSL Full FormStaff Selection Commission Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam
Conducting BodyStaff Selection Commission
Mode of ExamTier I – Online
Tier II – Offline 
FrequencyOnce in a year
Duration60 minutes for each Tier 
Language English and Hindi
Application Mode Online
Official Website

What is SSC CHSL Exam?

Staff Selection Commission conducts Combined Higher Secondary Level or CHSL examination at the national level every year. The purpose of conducting the exam is to select the aspirants for recruitment to various posts. The officials conduct the CHSL examination Tier I in online mode. Post qualifying the Tier I, candidates can appear for the offline examination of CHSL Tier II. The officials shortlist the candidates only after completion of all the rounds of selection. 

SSC CHSL Vacancy

The officials release a vacancy every year. Candidates can check the vacancies on the official website of SSC. Find below the departments providing recruitment via SSC CHSL exam:

SSC CHSL 2022 Vacancy Details

Department NameSSC CHSL Posts
Bureau of Police Research and DevelopmentLDC/JSA
Canteen Stores Department (Ministry of Defence)LDC/JSA
Central Administrative TribunalLDC/JSA
Central Bureau of InvestigationLDC/JSA
Central Passport Office  (Ministry of External Affairs)LDC/JSA
Controller General of AccountsLDC/JSA
Controller General of Defence AccountsLDC/JSA
Customs, Excise and Service Tax Appellate TribunalLDC/JSA
Department of Fisheries (Ministry of  Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying )LDC/JSA
Department of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers WelfareLDC/JSA
Department of Commerce (Ministry of Commerce & Industry)LDC/JSA
Department of Electronics and Information TechnologyLDC/JSA
Department of Forensic Science Services (M/o Home Affairs)LDC/JSA
Department of Science and TechnologyLDC/JSA
Farrakka Barrage Project (Department of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation (Ministry of Jal Shakti)LDC/JSA
Directorate General of Aeronautical Quality Assurance (M/O Defence)LDC/JSA
Directorate General of Health Services (M/O Health and Family Welfare)LDC/JSA
Election Commission of IndiaLDC/JSA
Enforcement Directorate (Department of Revenue)LDC/JSA
IHQ MOD (Navy)/DTE of Civilian Manpower Planning and Recruitment Integrated Headquarters (DCMPR) Intelligence BureauLDC/JSA
Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of AdministrationLDC/JSA
(LBSNAA), Department of Personnel and Training Ministry of Civil Aviation 
Ministry of Communications  (Department of Communication) Office of CGCALDC/JSA
Ministry of Communications  (Department of Posts)-(PA-Admin)LDC/JSA
Ministry of CultureLDC/JSA
Ministry of Defence (Office of The JS & CAO) AFHQLDC/JSA
Ministry of External AffairsLDC/JSA
Ministry of Housing and Urban AffairsLDC/JSA
Ministry of Information and BroadcastingLDC/JSA
Ministry of Jal Shakti (Department of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation)LDC/JSA
Ministry of Labour and EmploymentLDC/JSA
Ministry of PowerLDC/JSA
Ministry of TextilesLDC/JSA
National Informatics CentreLDC/JSA
National Investigation AgencyLDC/JSA
National Technical Research OrganisationLDC/JSA
Office of Development Commissioner, Ministry of Micro, Small Ministry of Civil AviationLDC/JSA
Registrar General of IndiaLDC/JSA
Tatrakshak Mukhyalaya[Indian Coast Guard)LDC/JSA
Ministry of Communications and IT(Department of Posts)-SPNPA/SA
Controller General of AccountsDEO 2400
DTE General Defence Estates (Ministry of Defence)DEO 2800

SSC CHSL Recruitment 2022

The officials offer recruitment to the below-mentioned posts through SSC CHSL examination:

SSC CHSL Recruitment Post

  1. Lower Divisional Clerk
  2. Junior Secretariat Assistant
  3. Postal Assistant
  4. Sorting Assistant
  5. Data Entry Operators

SSC CHSL Exam Dates 2022

The Staff Selection Commission has scheduled the annual SSC CHSL exam date from May 24 to June 10, 2022 for the recruitment of various posts in the Staff Selection Commission. The schedule mentions the dates of application, admit card, exam and result announcement. Any aspirant who misses the deadline will not receive any other chance to appear for the examination. Check below the dates of SSC CHSL.

Important Dates of SSC CHSL Exam:

SSC CHSL 2022 NotificationFebruary 01, 2022
SSC CHSL Registration ProcessFebruary 01, 2022
Last Date to Apply for SSC CHSL 2022March 07, 2022
SSC CHSL Tier I Admit Card May 12, 2022
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2022 (Tier II)May 24 to June 10, 2022
SSC CHSL Provisional Answer KeyTo be announced
Raise Objection To be announced
SSC CHSL Result for Tier ITo be announced
SSC CHSL Tier I Final Answer KeyTo be announced
SSC CHSL Tier II Admit Card 2022To be announced
SSC CHSL Exam Date 2022 (Tier II)To be announced

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2022

The commission prescribes the eligibility criteria to apply for the recruitment exam. Interested candidates must check the conditions and be ready with the documents proving the eligibility for verification at later stages. The eligibility criteria comprise age, academic and nationality requirements. The officials will disqualify the candidates found ineligible at any stage of selection. Check below the eligibility criteria for the SSC CHSL exam-


Candidates must be-

  1. A citizen of India
  2. A subject of Nepal or Bhutan

Age Limit

  1. Aspirants must be a minimum of 18 years old to apply for the CHSL exam.
  2. The upper age limit of the aspirant should not be more than 27 years old. 

Educational Qualification

  1. Candidates who have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board are eligible to apply for the post of LDC/JSA, PA/SA, DEO. 
  2. Aspirants should pass 10+2 in science stream with Mathematics as a subject to apply for the data entry operator position.

SSC CHSL Application Process 2022

The commission will accept SSC CHSL Application Form of the candidates via online mode. Aspirants must check the dates of application and apply accordingly to avoid rejections. The commission will not be responsible in case the candidates are unable to submit their applications before the deadline. Candidates need to fill in the complete details as incomplete applications are liable for rejection. Check the steps to apply for SSC CHSL below.

  • 1st Step: Registration: Candidates will need to register with necessary details such as name, date of birth, email id, mobile number etc. A registration number will be generated on successful registration.
  • 2nd Step: Fill the Application Form: Log in and fill the application form with personal, academic and contact details. Aspirants will also need to provide a preference for the exam centre.
  • 3rd Step: Upload the Documents: Aspirants need to upload a scanned photograph and signature as per the specifications.
  • 4th Step: Pay the Application Fee: Candidates are required to pay an application fee of INR 100 via any of the online payment modes. There is an exemption of fee for women and SC/ST/PwD/Ex-servicemen aspirants.

SSC CHSL Admit Card 2022

The authorities have released the Tier I admit card on the official website on May 12, 2022. Only the registered aspirants will be able to access the hall ticket via online mode. Candidates should carry the admit card to the examination hall along with identity proof. The SSC CHSL comprises the date, time, venue and other examination details. In case of any discrepancy in the hall ticket, the officials must contact the concerned authority for correction.

Steps to Download Admit Card

Candidates are advised to follow the below mentioned steps to download the admit card.

1st Step: Visit the official website of the SSC –
3rd Step: Enter application number, date of birth on the space provided.
4th Step: The SSC CHSL Tier 1 Admit Card 2022 will be displayed on the screen. Verify the details mentioned on the admit card.
5th Step: Download the admit card onto your computer and take a print out of the same. Do not forget to carry the same to the examination centre.

SSC CHSL Exam Centres

The officials allow the candidates to provide the preference for the exam centre during the application process. Aspirants need to reach the venue on the day of the examination. The officials will not entertain any request for a change of centre. Check below the SSC CHSL exam centres.

RegionsName of the Cities

Central Region (CR)

Eastern Region

Karnataka Kerala Region (KKR)

Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)

North Eastern Region (NER)

Northern Region (NR)

North Western Sub-Region (NWR)

Southern Region (SR)
Guntur Kurnool 

Western Region (WR)

SSC CHSL 2022 Exam Pattern

The officials conduct the CHSL examination in two tiers. Candidates must check the exam pattern to strategize the preparation. Candidates will also need to appear for a skill/typing test in Tier III of the selection round. The exam pattern will inform the aspirants about the duration, marking scheme, number of questions, sections, total marks etc. Check below the SSC CHSL exam pattern.

Exam Pattern for SSC CHSL Tier I

SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks 
English Language 2550
General Intelligence 2550
Quantitative Aptitude 2550
General Awareness2550

Exam Pattern for SSC CHSL Tier II

Particulars Details
Type of PaperDescriptive
DurationOne hour
LanguageEnglish and Hindi

SSC CHSL Tier III-Skill Test/Typing Test

Candidates qualifying Tier I and II will be eligible for the skill test. The officials will conduct the test in the cities with the regional offices of the commission. It is mandatory for data entry operators. The officials will assess the typing speed of the candidates through the skill test.

Check: SSC CHSL Exam Pattern

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2022

The officials provide the syllabus for the computer-based examination. Candidates must check the section-wise topics and plan the preparation accordingly. Aspirants can buy books or use online resources to cover the topics. Check below the syllabus of the SSC CHSL exam.

Syllabus of SSC CHSL Tier I

English LanguageReading Comprehension Cloze Test Para Jumbles Synonyms/Antonyms/Homonyms Fill in the Blanks Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting Paragraph Completion One Word Substitution Active/Passive Voice
General Intelligence and ReasoningLogical Reasoning Alphanumeric Series Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Data Sufficiency Coded Inequalities Seating Arrangement Puzzle Tabulation Syllogism
Quantitative AptitudeComputation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers Profit & Loss Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & IndicesWork & TimeTime & Distance Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, SphereData Interpretation
General AwarenessHistory Culture Geography Economics Scene General Policy Scientific Research

Syllabus of SSC CHSL Tier II

PoliticsFinance and Economy
Social IssuesSports

Check: SSC CHSL Syllabus

SSC CHSL Answer Key 2022

The officials will release a provisional SSC CHSL Answer Key of the computer-based examination via online mode. Test-takers can download the answers key to know the correct responses to the questions asked in the test. In case of any error, aspirants have the provision of raising objections within the time limit. Candidates will need to raise objections via online mode and need to pay a fee of INR 100 per question. The officials will scrutinize and release the final answer key after the announcement of the result. The decision of the committee in this regard will be final and cannot be challenged. 

SSC CHSL Result 2022

The officials release the result of the competitive exam via online mode. SSC CHSL Result will be available in PDF format. Candidates must check the result and download the same for future reference. The result will mention the post name, exam name, qualifying status of the candidate etc. One needs to pass Tier I to appear for Tier II of the exam. Aspirants qualifying for the exam with a cutoff score or above will be eligible for the skill test. The scorecard will be available for both qualified and non-qualified candidates post the declaration of the result.

SSC CHSL Cut-off 2022

The officials release the SSC CHSL Cut-off online. Candidates must check the minimum marks required for qualifying the exam. The officials consider several factors such as the number of test-takers, difficulty level of the paper etc. to determine the cutoff. One needs to secure a minimum of 33% in Tier II to become eligible for the skill test.

SSC CHSL Selection Process 2022

The officials consider the performance of the candidates in Tier I, II and III for final selection. The score of the aspirants will decide their selection for the applied post. The shortlisted aspirants need to submit the specified documents for verification. The officials will verify the eligibility of the candidates. Post the completion of verification; aspirants will become eligible for recruitment. 

SSC CHSL Salary 2022

The pay scale varies for each post. Candidates who qualify all the rounds of selection will be eligible for recruitment. Check below the SSC CHSL post and pay scales-

Pay Scale for SSC CHSL Posts

SSC CHSL PostsSSC CHSL Pay LevelsSSC CHSL Pay Scales
Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)2Rs 19,900-63,200
Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)2Rs 19,900-63,200
Postal Assistant (PA)4Rs 25,500-81,100
Sorting Assistant (SA)4Rs 25,500-81,100
Data Entry Operator (DEO)4Rs 25,500-81,100
DEO5Rs 29,200-92,300
DEO (Grade A)4Rs 25,500-81,100

FAQs on SSC CHSL Notification 2022

Here, we have enlisted some of the most important frequently asked questions related to SSC CHSL 2022. Candidates must go through these questions and answers to clear out their doubts regarding the same subject.

Q.1: When will the SSC CHSL Tier I Admit Card be released?
Ans: The SSC CHSL Tier-1 Admit card has been released on May 12, 2022 on the official website.

Q.2: What are the qualifying marks for the SSC CHSL exam?
Ans: Candidates need to secure a minimum of 33% in the Tier II examination. 

Q.3: When will the SSC CHSL Tier I exam be conducted?

Ans: The SSC CHSL Tier I exam is ongoing. The SSC CHSL exam date is scheduled from May 24 to June 10 2022.

Q.4: What is the minimum age limit to apply for the combined higher secondary level examination?
Aspirants need to be a minimum of 18 years old to apply for the exam.

Q.5: What is the application fee to apply for the exam?
Ans: The application fee is INR 100 to apply for the exam of SSC CHSL. Reserved category candidates are exempted from the application fee. 

Q.6: What is the skill test of SSC CHSL?
The skill test is one of the criteria for selection for the various posts under SSC CHSL. The test will assess the typing speed of the candidates.

Q.7: What is the selection criteria for the recruitment of SSC CHSL?
The officials will consider the performance of the candidates in the computer-based exam, offline exam, and skill tests to shortlist the candidates for SSC CHSL recruitment. 

Q.8: What is the upper age limit to apply for the post of SSC CHSL Posts?
Ans: The candidates must not be more than 27 years to apply for the post of SSC CHSL.

Q.9: Can I challenge the answer key released by the Staff Selection Commission?
Yes, aspirants have the provision of challenging the answer key via online mode with a fee of INR 100 per question.

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