SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023
SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023: Candidates preparing for the SSC CHSL Exam should have good knowledge of the SSC CHSL Exam Pattern for Tier 1 and Tier 2 Exams. There are different stages that candidates need to qualify for to get selected for various posts in the SSC CHSL exam and for that candidates must go through the SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023. The SSC CHSL Exam will be conducted in a computer-based mode and the questions shall be MCQ type a skill test/typing test will be conducted to assess the typing speed of the candidates and marks will be allotted accordingly. There is also a negative marking scheme in the exam. To ace the upcoming SSC CHSL Exam, it is necessary to know the latest SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023. Check the details of the New SSC CHSL Tier 1, 2 Exam Pattern here.
SSC CHSL Notification 2023 Out
SSC CHSL Apply Online Link 2023 (Active)
SSC CHSL Exam Pattern Overview
SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL) Examinations in three Tiers namely Tier-1 and Tier-2. While SSC CHSL Tier-1 is conducted in Online Mode on the other hand Tier-2 is conducted in Online mode. Candidates can go through this article for more information about the different tiers of SSC CHSL. This article also explains each tier of SSC CHSL.
|SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023|
|Exam Name||SSC CHSL 2023|
|Organization||Staff Selection Commission|
|Exam Medium||English & Hindi|
SSC CHSL New Exam Pattern 2023
SSC CHSL comprises three Tiers (stages) and the candidates have to qualify in each of the stages to get shortlisted for the vacancies. The exam Pattern of SSC CHSL 2023 is explained below:
|Tier I||Objective Multiple Choice||Computer-Based (online)|
|Tier II||Tier II will include the following three sections having two modules each||Computer-Based (online)|
SSC CHSL Tier-1 Exam Pattern 2023
According to the SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023, the SSC CHSL Ties 1 comprises 100 questions in total with a maximum mark of 200. SSC CHSL Tier-1 is of 60 minutes. SSC CHSL Tier I is divided into four sections with 25 questions each and a maximum mark of 50. Normalization will be done by SSC if the exam is conducted in multiple shifts.
The sections asked in SSC CHSL Tier-I Exam are:
- General Knowledge
- Quantitative Aptitude
- General Reasoning
- English Comprehension
The Schema of Tier-1 is explained in the Table given below:
|SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023 Tier 1|
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks||Time Allotted|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||50||A cumulative time of 60 minutes (80 minutes for disabled/Physically handicapped Candidates)|
Note:- For every wrong question there is a negative marking of 0.5 marks.
SSC CHSL Previous Year Question Paper PDFs
SSC CHSL Tier-2 Exam Pattern 2023 (Revised)
Here, we have provided the revised SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Pattern as per the notification. Those who qualify for the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam will have to appear for the SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam. The SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam Pattern consists of 2 sessions which further consist of sections as mentioned below. The questions in Session I shall be MCQ type.
In Session II, there is a typing test/Skill test to assess the typing speed and skill of the candidates.
Section-1: Module-I: Mathematical Abilities and Module-II: Reasoning and General Intelligence.
Section-2: Module-I: English Language and Comprehension and Module-II: General Awareness
Section-3: Module-I: Computer Knowledge Test and Module-II: Skill Test/ Typing Test
|SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023 Tier 2|
|Session||Section||Modules||Subject||No. of Questions||Marks||Time|
|Session-I (2 hours and 15 minutes)||Section 1||Module-1||Mathematical Abilities||30||90||1 hour|
|Module-2||Reasoning and General Intelligence||30||90|
|Section 2||Module-1||English Language and Comprehension||40||90||1 hour|
|Section 3||Module-1||Computer Knowledge Module||15||45||15 minutes|
|Session-II||Section 3||Module-2||Skill Test/ Typing Test Module-
Part A- Skill Test for DEOs
Part B: Typing Test for LDC/ JSA
There will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Section-1, Section,-2 and Module-I of Section-3.
SSC CHSL 2023 Resolution of Tie Cases
In the case of a tie in scores of candidates who appeared in Tier-I and Tier-II examinations, merit will be decided by applying the following criteria, one after another, till the tie is resolved:
- Total marks of the Tier-II Examination.
- Total marks in Tier-I Examination.
- Date of birth, with the elder candidates, placed higher.
- Alphabetical order in which the first names of the candidates appear.
SSC CHSL 2023 Minimum Qualifying Marks
The minimum qualifying marks for Tier-I, Section-I, Section-II & Module-I of Section III of Tier-II Examination has been shared below in the table.
|Category||Minimum Qualifying Marks|
|SSC CHSL Important Topics|
|SSC CHSL Notification||SSC CHSL Previous Year Cut Off|
|SSC CHSL Syllabus||SSC CHSL Previous Year Paper|
|SSC CHSL Exam Pattern||SSC CHSL Exam Date|
|SSC CHSL Selection Process||SSC CHSL Admit Card|
|SSC CHSL Salary||SSC CHSL Posts|
FAQs related to SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023
Q. Is SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023 different for all the tiers?
Ans. Yes, SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023 is different for Tier 1 and Tier 2.
Q. What subjects are included in SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023 Tier 1?
Ans. SSC CHSL Exam Pattern 2023 for tier 1 includes General Intelligence, General awareness, quantitative aptitude, and English language.
Q. Is there a negative marking in the SSC CHSL 2023 Exam?
Ans. Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.5 marks in Tier 1, and a negative marking of 1 marking in the Tier 2 Exam for each wrong answer marked by the candidate.