SSC CHSL Study Material

We provide study material for the preparation of SSC-CHSL exam. The subjects covered under this exam are (i). General Intelligence and Reasoning, (ii) General Awareness (iii) Quantitative Aptitude (iv) Data Interpretation; and (v) English Language. We provide course content through video lessons, notes, practice questions, etc. which will boost your preparation.


The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) carries out the Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL, 10+2) Exam to recruit persons at various posts like Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistants(PA/SA) Data Entry Operator (DEO), Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC). CHSL exam is conducted in 3 tiers. We provide study material for the preparation of SSC-CHSL exam. The detailed information about Tier I, II & III with eligibility, syllabus, exam pattern is given below:

Eligibility of SSC CGL Exams


Candidate must be a citizen of India

Educational Qualification

  • must have cleared or appearing class 12 or its equivalent from a recognized educational board or University.

Age Limit

Age must be between 18 – 27 years, however, certain reserved category candidates can claim for reservation according to the Indian government norms.

Sl.No. Category Age Relaxation
1. SC/ST 5 years
2. OBC 3 years
3. PH + Gen 10 years
4. PH + OBC 13 years
5. PH + SC/ST 15 years

Syllabus of SSC CHSL Exams

Syllabus of SSC CHSL Tier – I Exam

  1. History
    • Facts about Harappa Civilization
    • Vedic culture
    • Name of the Kings who built important ancient Temples and Institutions like Nalanda
    • Chronology of Medieval India and their important systems
    • India’s freedom Movement and their leaders
  2. Geography
    • India and its neighboring countries
    • Famous Sea port and Airport and their location
    • Important institution of world and India and their locations like BRICS, World Bank, IMF and RBI etc.
  3. Economy
    • Terminology of Budget (like National Income, GDP, Fiscal Deficit and many more)
    • Five Year Plan and its importance
    • Famous persons in economy
    • Institutions and their importance like RBI, SEBI etc.
  4. Polity
    • Supreme Court
    • Meaning of Write
    • Election of President and his functions
    • Important constitution bodies like CAG
    • Facts about parliament
    • Fundamental Duties
    • Governor and his functions
    • State legislature
    • Major Constitutional amendments and their importance
    • Official Language
    • Emergency Provisions
    • National political parties and their symbols
  5. Current Affairs
    • Population Census
    • Important books and their writers
    • First sports achievement for India and world like first Olympic, first Asian Game etc.
    • State Animals and Symbols
    • Awards and their importance
    • Name of the Scientist who got Noble prize for important discoveries
    • Latest Scientific Research
  1. Analogies – Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Figural Analogy
  2. Classification – Semantic Classification, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Figural Classification
  3. Current Affairs
  4. Trends
  5. Space Orientation
  6. Venn Diagrams
  7. Drawing inferences
  8. Series - Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series
  9. Problem Solving
  10. Emotional and Social Intelligence
  11. Word Building
  12. Coding and Decoding
  13. Operations - Symbolic operations, Numerical operations
  14. Punched hole/ pattern–folding & Un-folding
  15. Figural Pattern–folding and completion
  16. Embedded Figures
  17. Critical thinking
  1. Number System
    • Computation of Whole Number
    • Decimal and Fractions
    • Relationship between numbers
  2. Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
    • Percentages
    • Ratio and Proportion
    • Square roots Averages
    • Interest (Simple and Compound)
    • Profit and Loss
    • Discount
    • Partnership Business
    • Mixture and Allegation
    • Time and distance
    • Time and work
  3. Algebra
    • Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra
    • Elementary surds (simple problems)
    • Graphs of Linear Equations
  4. Geometry
    • Triangle and its various kinds of centres
    • Congruence and similarity of triangles
    • Circle and its chords
    • Tangents
    • Angles subtended by chords of a circle
    • Common tangents to two or more circles
  5. Mensuration
    • Triangle
    • Quadrilaterals
    • Regular Polygons
    • Circle
    • Right Prism
    • Right Circular Cone
    • Sphere
    • Hemispheres
    • Rectangular Parallelepiped
    • Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base
  6. Trigonometry
    • Trigonometry
    • Trigonometric ratios
    • Complementary angles
    • Height and distances (simple problems only)
  7. Statistical Charts
    • Histogram
    • Frequency polygon
    • Bar-diagram
    • Pie-chart
  1. Synonyms
  2. Antonyms
  3. Homonyms
  4. One Word Substitution
  5. Sentence Completion
  6. Spotting Errors
  7. Sentence Improvement
  8. Idioms & Phrases
  9. Spelling Test
  10. Reading comprehension
  11. Active / Passive Voice of Verbs
  12. Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration
  13. Shuffling of Sentence parts
  14. Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  15. Cloze Passage
  16. Fill in the Blanks

Syllabus of CHSL CGL Tier – II Exam

Essay Writing Approximately 200 to 250 words.

Essay Writing Approximately 150 to 200 words.

Syllabus of CHSL CGL Tier – III Exam (Skill Test/ Typing Test)

Data Entry Speed of 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per hour on Computer. The ‘Speed of 8000 key depressions per hour on computer’ will be adjudged on the basis of the correct entry of words/ key depressions as per the given passage

The 'speed of 15000 key depressions per hour on Computer’ will be adjudged on the basis of the correct entry of words/ key depressions as per the given passage

Exam Pattern of SSC CHSL Exam

The exam pattern for SSC CHSL Tier – I is given in the table:

S.No. Section Questions Marks Time
1. General Awareness 25 50 60 Minutes
2. General Intelligence 25 50
3. Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4. English Language 25 50
Total 100 200

The exam pattern for SSC CHSL Tier – II is given in the table:

S.No. Topics Word Count Medium Marks Duration
1. Essay writing 200-250 Hindi or English 100 60 Minutes
2. Letter/Application Writing 150-200 Hindi or English 100

The exam pattern for SSC CHSL Tier – III is given:

  1. Tier 3 will be a Skill Test/Typing Test for the qualifiers of Tier 1 and Tier 2.
  2. Typing Test would be conducted only for candidates applying for Data Entry Operator (DEO).
  3. Candidates will have to qualify the test at the prescribed speed on Computer, provided by the Commission at the Centre/venue so notified.
  4. Typing Test: For English, typing speed of 35 words per minute is required. For Hindi typing speed of 30 words per minute is mandatory. Typing test will be applicable for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant, LDC, and Court Clerk posts.
  5. Skill Test: Data Entry Speed of 8,000 key depressions per hour on the computer. Skill test is conducted for Data Entry Operator post. For DEO in C&AG office speed of 15000 key depression per hour is required. Duration of the test is 15 minutes.
  6. Your final admission would be governed on the basis of total score obtained in Tier 1 and Tier 2 only.
  7. Only Candidates who are VH/OH (afflicted by Cerebral Palsy) and OH with a deformity in writing hand will be allowed 35 minutes including compensatory time 20 minutes for the skill test.


  • 1/4th marks of the total marks allotted to the question will be deducted as penalty for every wrong answer in Tier 1 exam.

SSC CHSL Selection Process:

SSC CHSL 2019 Selection Process is based on the result of all the three tiers. Candidates need to qualify each tier to appear in the subsequent tier. The final selection list is prepared by short listing applicants on the basis of their cumulative performance across the first two tiers. Tier 3 which is skill based test is the final stage to ensure that candidate possess required skills.

Get a call

I will call you back and let you know more details about Edubull.

OR Call us at +91-9971667145

Sign Up is required

By signing up you agree to our Terms and Privace Policy