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SSC CHSL 2018 Notification - Vacancy, Eligibility, Application,Dates (for 10+2)

SSC CHSL (10+2) Level Exam 2018 for Apply Online 3259 Posts

SSC CHSL 2018 Exam - The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has given an employment notification to conduct Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Exam 2018 for the recruitment of 3259 Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant, Data Entry Operator (DEO) vacancies

SSC CGL 2018 Dates

Eligible (Citizen of India) candidates may apply online from 18th November 2017 to 18th December 2017 by 05.00 pm. Other details like age, educational qualification, selection process, application fee and how to apply are given below

SSC CHSL Recruitment 2018 Details

Name of Examination: SSC CHSL (10+2) Exam 2018

Exam Conducting Body: Staff Selection Commission

Examination Level: All India Level

Posts Offered - DEO (Data Entry Operator), LDC (Lower Division Clerk) & Postal/Sorting Assistant

Total No. Posts: 3259 Posts

Tentative vacancies for the posts of LDC/ JSA, Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant, DEO and Data Entry Operator Grade "A" are:

i. Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC) / Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA) – 898 Posts

ii. Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant - 2359 Posts

iii. Data Entry Operator (DEO) - 02 Posts

iv. Data Entry Operator, Grade ‘A - Nil

PayScale of the Posts

The SSC offers a pay scale to its employees according to the post they are recruited in. Basic pay scale in LDC, PA, DEO Jobs is given below

Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA): Rs.5200 - 20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.1900/-

Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant: Rs.5200 - 20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.2400/-

Data Entry Operator (DEO): Rs.5200 - 20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.2400/-

Data Entry Operator, Grade "A": Rs.5200 – 20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.2400/-

SSC CHSL 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Nationality/Citizenship: A candidate must be either (a) a citizen of India, or (b) a subject of Nepal, or (c) a subject of Bhutan or (d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 01st January 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or (e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Govt. of India.

A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the exam but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Govt. of India.

Age Limit

Candidates age should be 18-27 years as on 01st August 2018 (Candidates born not before 02nd August 1991 and not later than 01st August 2000)

Upper Age Limit:

Permissible relaxations of Upper age limit for different categories are as under:

01. SC/ST 5 years

02. OBC 3 years

03. PH 10 years

04. PH + OBC 13 years

05. PH + SC/ST 15 years

09. Ex-Servicemen (Unreserved / General) - 03 years after deduction of the military

10. Ex-Servicemen (OBC) - 06 years (3 years + 3 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date

11. Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) - 08 years (3 years + 5 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date

15. Central Govt. Civilian Employees (General/Unreserved) - Up to 40 years of age

17. Central Govt. Civilian Employees (General/Unreserved) - Up to 43 years of age

For further details on upper age limit, please click on the SSC CHSL 2017 exam links above

Educational Qualification (as on 01st August 2018):

Candidates 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

As per MHRD Notification dated 10.06.1995 published in Gazette of India, all the degree/diplomas/certificates including technical education degree/diploma awarded through Open and Distance Learning mode of education by the Universities established by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature, Institutions Deemed to be Universities under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 and Institutions of National Importance declared under an Act of Parliament stand automatically recognized for the purpose of employment to posts and services under the Central Govt. provided they have been approved by the Distance Education Bureau, UGC

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

All candidates who are called for appearing at the Typing Test/Skill Test will be required to produce the relevant Certificate in Original such as Mark sheets, Provisional Certificate, etc. as proof of having acquired the minimum educational qualification on or before 01st August 2018 failing which the candidature of such candidate will be cancelled by the Commission

Candidates who are able to prove, by documentary evidence that the result of the qualifying exam was declared on or before the cut-off date i.e. 01st August 2018 and he/she has been declared passed, will also be considered to have the required Educational Qualification

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be shortlisted for Tier-II Examination on the basis of their performance in Tier-I. There may be separate cut-offs for different posts i.e. DEO, DEO Grade 'A', LDC/ JSA, PA/ SA in Tier-I and subsequent Tiers

Candidates will be shortlisted for Tier-III Examination the basis of their performance in (Tier-I + Tier-II) subject to having minimum score of 33% in Tier-II.

Tier-III Examination i.e., Skill Test will be of qualifying type. The candidates who qualify Tier-III will be called for Document Verification to check the eligibility of candidates as per information given by him/ her in the online Application Form

Final allocation of candidates will be made to User Departments depending on their merit position and the option exercised by them during document verification

Provided that SC, ST, OBC, and PH candidates, who are selected on their own merit without relaxed standards, along with candidates belonging to other communities, will not be adjusted against the reserved share of vacancies. Such SC, ST, OBC, and PH candidates will be accommodated against the general/unreserved vacancies as per their position in the overall Merit List

SSC CHSL 2018 Exam Pattern

The examination will consist of a Computer based Written Examination (Tier-I), Descriptive Paper (Tier-II) and Typing Test/Skill Test (Tier-III) Examination for the post of Data Entry Operator, Postal Assistant & Sorting Assistant (PA/SA), Lower Division Clerk and Court Clerk

Applicants will get 2 hours to solve the question paper and negative marking will be of one-fourth per question. The written examination is based on objective type questions on the following main topics

The question paper will be divided into 4 sections- English language, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Quantitative aptitude

There will be total 50 questions allotted to each section and the total marks for each section will be 50. The duration of the examination will be 2 hours. The questions will be of MCQ type. The question paper will be available in both Hindi and English language for Section I, III and IV

There will be a penalty of ¼ marks for each wrong answer

i. General Intelligence - 50 marks

ii. English Language - 50 marks

iii. General Awareness - 50 marks

iv. Quantitative Aptitude - 50 marks

75 Minutes (total)

Written examination consists of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi for Part-I, III & IV

There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. Answer Keys will be placed on Commission’s website after written examination

Centres of Exam

A candidate must indicate the Centre in the Application Form in which he/she desires to take the Tier I exam

Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi, Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur,  Patna, Gangtok, Ranchi, Barasat, Berhmpore, Chinsurah, Jalpaiguri, Kolkata, Malda, Midnapur, Siliguri, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Keonjhargarh, Sambalpur, Port Blair, Bangalore, Dharwar, Gulbarga , Mangalore, Mysore, Kochi, Kozhikode (Calicut), Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Almora, Dehradun, Haldwani, Srinagar (Uttarakhand), Haridwar, Delhi, Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sriganganagar, Udaipur, New Delhi, Itanagar, Dibrugarh, Guwahati (Dispur), Jorhat, Silchar, Kohima, Shillong, Imphal, Churachandpur, Agartala, Aizwal Guntur, Hyderabad, Kurnool, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vishakhapatnam, Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli , Puducherry Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Rajkot, Surat, Bhavnagar, Kutch, Amravati, Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Thane Bhandara, Chandrapur, Akola, Jalgaon, Panaji, Anantnag, Baramula, Jammu, Leh, Rajouri, Srinagar(J&K), Kargil, Dodda, Hamirpur, Shimla, Bhathinda, Jalandhar, Patiala, Amritsar, Chandigarh


Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/ExS/PH etc. categories is available as per extant Govt. Orders

Application Fee & Mode of Payment

Candidates required paying some amount as "Application Fees of CGL Exam 2018"; General & OBC Candidates Required to pay Rs.100/- as fees and Reserved Candidates (ST/SC)/PH/Women /Ex-Servicemen Category candidates are exempted from fees

Candidate may note that only online applications will be accepted at https://ssconline.nic.in

Fees will be accepted in both Mode Online OR Offline. With Online Mode Candidates Required to pay Fees through SBI Challan or Online SBI Account also accepted by NEFT Mode

In case of Offline Mode, it should be accepted through "Central Recruitment Fees Stamps (CRFS)" only at Post Office. The candidates submitting their applications Online may pay the requisite fee through State Bank of India only either in the form of challan or on-line through SBI Net Banking

Payment can also be made through any Credit or Debit Card

SSC CHSL 2018 Application Form

Candidates must apply online through the website www.ssconline.nic.in. or 'Click here to apply' link provided at www.ssc.nic.in "Apply CHSL" Procedure for online submission of applications is given at Annexure-II

The candidate is required to indicate his posts wise preference very carefully. For detailed instructions for filling up the application form Annexure-II (A&B) may be referred to

All candidates who apply in response to this advertisement by the CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATION are assigned Roll numbers; these will be communicated to them about two weeks before Tier-I exam

For detailed instructions relating to Application Form, instructions for filling up the application form and for on-line payment/submission of application, candidates are advised to refer to Annexure-I, II A & II-B

SSC CHSL 2018 Important Dates

Starting Date to Apply Online & Fee Payment: 18th November 2017

Last Date to Apply Online & Fee Payment: 18th December 2017 by 05.00 PM extended to 20th December 2017 till 05.00 PM

Starting Date for Generation of SBI Challan (Offline): 18th December 2017 by 05.00 PM

Last Date for Payment of Fee through SBI Challan: 20th December 2017

Date of Computer Based Exam (Tier-I): 04th to 26th March 2018

Date of Tier II Exam (Descriptive Paper): 08th July 2018