SSC CHSL 2017 Complete Notification

SSC CHSL 2017


The notification of SSC CHSL 2016-2017 ( Combined Higher Secondary Level ) exam has been published on October 8, 2016. The Commission will carry out the recruitment drive to fill up 5134 post to the post of Postal Assistant, Lower Division Clerk, Data Entry Operator, and Court Clerk. The notification was carried to be released by SSC in July, 2016. But this time due to some official or technical reasons, the notification got displayed and has been released today. The SSC CHSL 2016 Exam will be conducted in online Computer Based Mode. The eligible person can apply through online mode. The Application form Process has started on October 8, 2016. The closing date to submit the SSC CHSL Application is 11 November, 2016. This Exam is Computer Based Test (CBT) of SSC CHSL will be carry out from 7 January, 2017 to 5 February, 2017. The Admit Card for this exam will be released before two or three weeks prior the commencement of exam. Staff selection commission will declare the result of the CBT in April 2017. The Descriptive Test will be conducted on April 9, 2017.

Candidates will be selected for the Tier-III (Typing/Skill Test) on the basis of their performance in the Tier-I (Written Examination) and Tier-II (Descriptive Examination). Candidates who qualify in the Tier-III (Typing Test) will be recommended for appointment by the SSC on the basis of their personal performance in the Computer based Written Examination and Descriptive Paper. the SSC CHSL 2016 Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus Admit Card, Result, Cutoff, check below.

Important Dates related to SSC CHSL 2016-2017 exam


S.No Event Date
1 Application form start 8 October 2016
2 Last Date of Application 25 Nov. 2016 (5:00 pm)
3 E-Admit Card for Tier-1 Exam Available 26 Dec. 2016
4 Tier-1 Exam Date 7 Jan. 2017 to 8 Feb. 2017
5 Announced of Tier-1 Exam Result April 2017
6 E-Admit Card for Tier-2 Exam Available End of May 2017
7 Tier-2 Exam Date 4 June 2017
8 Announce of Tier-2 Exam Result July 2017
9 Tier-3 (Skill Test / Typing Test) Date (date will be notified)
10 Announce of Final Results (date will be notified)

About SSC CHSL 2016 Exam


Name of Exam: SSC CHSL 2016-2017
SSC CHSL Full Form – Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) (10+2) Exam. 
Posts offered – Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant , Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerk (LDC) and Court Clerk
Conducted by – Staff Selection Commission 
Total Vacancies – To be notified later 
Exam Level – National level
Exam Mode – Computer Based Test (CBT)
Phases of Examination – Objective Test, Descriptive Test, and Typing/Skill Test

Vacancy Details


Total Vacancies –5134 vacancies
Posts Vacancies

Posts Vacancies
Postal/Sorting Assistant 3281
Data Entry Operator 506
Court Clerks 26
Lower Division Clerk 1321

Pay scale under different posts of SSC CHSL-2017

Posts Grade Pay Pay band
Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant Rs 2400 Pay Band-1(Rs 5200-20200)
Data Entry Operator Rs 2400 Pay Band-1(Rs 5200-20200)
Data Entry Operator Rs 1900 Pay Band-1(Rs 5200-20200)
Lower Division Clerk Rs 1900  Pay Band -1 (Rs. 5200-20200)
Court Clerk 1900 Pay Band -1 (Rs. 5200-20200)

SSC CHSL Eligibility Criteria 2017


Nationality Age Limit Educational Qualification
Applicants should be a citizen of India  Applicants age must be between 18 years and 27 years    Candidate should have passed class 10+2 or exam or equivalent from a recognized board. 

Relaxation in the Age Limit
Relaxation will be provided to the Applicants belonging to different categories as given below:

Category Age Limit
For SC/ST Applicants 5 years
For OBC Applicants 3 years
For PH Applicants 10 Years
For PH + OBC Applicants 13 years
For PH + SC/ST Applicants 15 years

SSC CHSL Application Form 2016-2017


The Application of SSC CHSL 2016 has been published on 8 October, 2016. Eligible and Interested applicants can apply through online mode. The applicants can apply only online through the direct link provided by careeralarm.in. The closing for submission of Online application Form is 7 November, 2016. The payment is accept through both Online and offline Payment of fees will be accepted from 8 October to 7 November, 2016. 

Mode of payment 


Payment of fees have be made both offline and online.
Payment of application form fee is exempted for all women candidates and candidates belonging to SC/ST, Physically Handicapped and Ex-servicemen eligible for reservation, as per Government rules.
The candidates submitting application form offline (paper mode) should pay the fee of Rs 100 by Central Recruitment Fee Stamps (CRFS) only.
The Applicants submitting the application form online should pay the fee of Rs 100 by SBI Challan or Online payment by Net banking or credit/debit cards only.

SSC CHSL Answer Key 2016-2017 (Read more)


SSC CHSL Answer Key 2016 will be released through SSC few days after the exam. The link for downloading the Answer Key 2017 will be provided here. Check the Answer Key 2017 of SSC CHSL 2016 will help the candidates to access their performance in this exam and calculate score.

SSC CHSL Admit Card 2016-2017


Admit Card for Exam will be sent by post. Candidates can also download the SSC CHSL 2016 Admit Card through the link provided on this article . No applicants will be allowed to the exam hall without possessing their admit card 2016.

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2016-2017


SSC this session 2016-17, has made some changes in the Exam Pattern of SSC CHSL 2016 exam. The applicants will appear for a Computer Based Test (CBT). The Commission has included one more tier in the examination which is a Descriptive Exam. The Exam Pattern includes the type of questions, number of questions, marking scheme and exam period. The applicants appearing for the exam should be by with the Exam Pattern. 

Tier I – Computer Based Test

• There will be 4 parts of the a question paper.
• 25 questions each will be asked from these sections.
• These parts are – General Intelligence, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness.
• each section is 50 marks.
• Time Duration of the exam is 2 hours.
• Paper will consist of objective type.
• Questions will be set both medium in English & Hindi for Part-I, III & IV.
• There will be 0.50 negative marks for each wrong answer.

Serial Subject Questions Marks
1 General Intelligence (Basic Knowledge) 50 25
2 English Language (Basic Knowledge) 50 25
3 Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill) 50 25
4 General Awareness (Current Affairs) 50 25

Tier II – Descriptive Test 
The Tier-II Paper of SSC will be a descriptive Paper which is 100 Marks. The test will be conducted in ‘Pen and Paper Mode type. The time duration of the paper will be for 1 hour. This paper has been checking the writing skills of the candidates which is necessary in all Government jobs. 
Tier-III – Typing /Skill Test
The Tier-III test will be the Skill Test / Typing Test. 

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2016 -2017


Syllabus of SSC CHSL 2016has been published by SSC. The all Syllabus is provided here on this article. Syllabus is the outline of the subject covered in the test. Syllabus helps the applicants to prepare well for the exam.

SSC CHSL model Paper 2016-2017


Sample Papers helps the Applicants to understand the Exam pattern of questions asked in the exam. Applicants appearing in this exam should solve the SSC CHSL model Paper 2016. Solving the model Papers will help the applicants to increase knowledge.

SSC CHSL Result 2016-2017


The result will be available in PDF File. The file will be available in this website List of qualified Applicants will be released as per the preference of the post. shortlisted candidates of Paper-I will be allowed to appear in Paper-II. 

SSC CHSL Cut off 2016-2017


Cutoff marks should be attained in order to get shortlisted. Minimum marks that are compulsory to be attained, to get selected for the further process, is define as Cut off Marks. It will be declared by the Commission and will be according to the candidate’s category.

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016-2017


Selection process divides in two parts – online Computer Based Test, Descriptive Test and skill test. Applicants who will qualify the online Computer Based Test will be called for the tire II Descriptive Test. The Applicants on the basis of the marks obtained in tire I and tire II will be called for skill test. Final Selection of Applicants will be Allotment on the basis of merit.