SSC CHSL Syllabus 2020-2021: The SSC CHSL syllabus 2021 is now available. Candidates can get the official SSC CHSL 2021 syllabus from ssc.nic.in. They can download SSC CHSL syllabus pdf from this article as well. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) CHSL exam is a three-tier exam Tier-1, Tier-2 and Tier-3. SSC CHSL Tier-1 is an Objective paper where candidates have to answer 100 questions. Tier-2 is a descriptive examination. Syllabus for both SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) tiers is available in this article. Know more about SSC CHSL syllabus 2020-2021 through this article.
SSC CHSL Syllabus 2020 -2021
Aspiring SSC CHSL candidates should start their preparations with authentic and official SSC CHSL syllabus. To help our readers to crack the exam, we have provided official syllabus for SSC CHSL Tier-1.
SSC CHSL Syllabus 2020-2021 For Computer Based Exam (Tier-1)
Below is the detailed syllabus as conveyed by the commission for the Tier-1 exam that the test taking people can check:
- Spot the Error,
- Fill in the Blanks,
- Synonyms/ Homonyms,
- Spellings/ Detecting mis-spelt words,
- Idioms & Phrases,
- One word substitution,
- Improvement of Sentences,
- Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs,
- Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration,
- Shuffling of Sentence parts,
- Shuffling of Sentences in a passage,
- Cloze Passage,
- Comprehension Passage.
- Semantic Analogy,
- Symbolic operations,
- Symbolic/ Number Analogy,
- Figural Analogy,
- Space Orientation,
- Semantic Classification,
- Venn Diagrams,
- Symbolic/ Number Classification,
- Drawing inferences,
- Figural Classification,
- Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding,
- Semantic Series,
- Figural Pattern-folding and completion,
- Number Series,
- Embedded figures,
- Figural Series,
- Critical Thinking,
- Problem Solving,
- Emotional Intelligence,
- Word Building,
- Social Intelligence,
- Coding and de-coding,
- Other sub-topics,
- Number Systems:
- Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers.
- Fundamental arithmetical operations:
- Ratio and Proportion,
- Square roots,
- Interest (Simple and Compound),
- Profit and Loss,
- Partnership Business,
- Mixture and Allegation,
- Time and distance,
- Time and work.
- Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and
- Elementary surds (simple problems) and
- Graphs of Linear Equations.
- Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts
- Triangle and its various kinds of centres,
- Congruence and similarity of triangles,
- Circle and its chords,
- Angles subtended by chords of a circle,
- Common tangents to two or more circles.
- Regular Polygons,
- Right Prism,
- Right Circular Cone,
- Right Circular
- Rectangular Parallelepiped,
- Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base.
- Trigonometric ratios,
- Complementary angles,
- Height and distances (simple problems only)
- Standard Identities
- Statistical Charts: Use of Tables and Graphs:
- Frequency polygon,
This section will check the candidate’s knowledge about the current affairs pertaining to the following topics:
- Economic Scene,
- General policy and
- scientific research.
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SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2020-2021
Below is the exam pattern for the exam of SSC CHSL 2020 -2021. Candidates must refer to the exam pattern to know about the exam properly.
(i) Tier-1 Computer Based Exam:
Mode of Exam: Online computer-based exam
Duration: 01 hour.
No. of Questions: 100 questions
Type of Questions: Objective questions
Marking Scheme: Every question consists of 2 marks each and for the wrong answers 0.5 marks will be deducted.
(ii) Tier-2 Written Exam:
Mode of Exam: Pen paper is written exam.
Language: Either Hindi or English Language only.
Duration: 01 hour
Total Marks: 100 marks.
Negative Marking: No negative marking as the exam is descriptive
|Type of question||Words|
|Essay writing||200 – 250 words|
|Letter / Application Writing||150 – 200 words|
(iii) Tier-3 Skill Test:
|Skill Test for DEO||Data entry speed of 8000 key |
depressions per hour on the computer
|Typing Test for PA/SA, LDC, Court Clerk||35 WPM for English, 30 WPM for Hindi|
Note: Tier III will only be qualifying in nature.
Suggested Books to Cover SSC CHSL Syllabus 2020-2021
Below are some suggested books candidates can refer to in preparing for the exam of SSC CHSL 2020 -2021:
(i) For Tier-1 Exam:
|Name of the Book||Link|
|20 Practice Sets Staff Selection Commission (SSC) 10+2 CHSL |
(Tier-I) Recruitment Exam
|SSC (10+2) Guide Combined Higher Secondary||Click Here|
|SSC CHSL (10+2) Solved Papers Combined Higher Secondary (Hindi)||Click Here|
|SSC – CHSL (10+2) Guide for DEO, LDC & Postal/ Sorting Assistant Online Exam||Click Here|
(ii) For Tier-2 Exam:
|Name OF Books||Links|
|SSC CHSL Tier-II Descriptive Exam Practice Work Book (Hindi)||Click Here|
|SSC CHSL & MTS Tier-II Descriptive Exam Essay & |
Letter Writing Paper Work Book – 2110
|SSC CHSL Tier-II Descriptive Exam Practice Work Book – 2095 (Hindi)||Click Here|
About SSC CHSL
The examination for Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) is organized by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC). The posts that are offered under SSC CHSL exam are of Lower Divisional Clerk / Junior Secretariat Assistant, Postal Assistant / Sorting Assistant and Data Entry Operators. Aspirants have to appear for a three-tier selection procedure to get selected under any one of these posts. The three stages include the Tier-1 that is prelims. This is followed by Tier-2 mains exam and skill test.