SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 PDF Download Tier 1, 2 Exam


Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the notification for the Combined Higher Secondary Level CHSL Examination 2023. The application opening date is 9/05/2023 and the closing date is 08/06/2023. Online payment’s last date is 09/06/2023 and offline payment last date is 10/06/2023. SSC CHSL Online Exam Date Paper I is 02-22 August 2023.

SSC CHSL Syllabus PDF Download

Interested candidates in the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Combined Higher Secondary Level CHSL can check and download SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 for Tier I and II from the below given section. Tier II Exam question type will be Objective Multiple Choice. Which will be conducted Online Computer based. In Tier II question will be Objective Multiple Choice + Skill Test & Typing Test, Tier II will include three sections having two modules each

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern Tier 1

There is a total of 100 questions with 200 marks. Each question will carry 02 marks. The exam time duration is 01 hours and 80 minutes for PWD Candidates. Check the full details from the below given table.

  • Total Questions: 100
  • Total Marks: 200
  • Correct Answer: 02 marks
  • Total Time: 60 minutes ( 80 minutes for PWD Candidates)
Sub Que/ Marks
English Language 25/50
General Awareness 25/50
Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic) 25/50
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25/50
Total 100/200

SSC CHSL 2023 Syllabus For English

  • One Word Substitution: 2-3 Questions
  • Para Jumbles: 2-3 Questions
  • Cloze test: 1-5 Questions
  • Synonyms & Antonyms: 5 Questions
  • Phrase and idioms: 2-3 Questions
  • Error Spotting Fill in the Blanks: 2-3 Questions
  • Spellings: 2-3 Questions
  • Improvement of sentences: 2-3 Questions
  • Reading comprehension: 5 Questions
  • Active/Passive voices & direct/Indirect sentences: 3 Questions

SSC CHSL 2023 Syllabus For Quantitative Aptitude

  • Problems on Ages
  • Time and Work
  • Simplification
  • Interest
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Average
  • Percentage
  • Speed, Distance and Time
  • Number System
  • Mensuration
  • Data Interpretation
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mensuration: 2-3 Questions
  • Geometry: 2-3 Questions
  • Algebra: 2-3 Questions
  • Arithmetic: 12-15 Questions
  • Statistical Charts Trigonometry: 2-3 Questions

SSC CHSL 2023 Syllabus For General Awareness

  • Sports
  • Books and Authors
  • Important Schemes
  • Portfolio
  • Science
  • Current Affairs
  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economic
  • Awards and Honors
  • People in the News
  • Static General Knowledge
  • General Science: 4-5 questions
  • Geography: 2-3
  • Static G.K: 4-5 Questions
  • Indian History: 4-5 Questions
  • Indian Polity: 3-4 Questions
  • Current Affairs & Economics: 5-6 Questions

SSC CHSL 2023 Syllabus For General Intelligence and Reasoning

  • Classification
  • Analogy
  • Matrix
  • Word Formation
  • Venn Diagram
  • Puzzle
  • Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Paper Folding Method
  • Direction and Distance
  • Blood Relations
  • Verbal reasoning
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Analogy Figural: 3-4 Questions
  • Number Series: 2-3 Questions
  • Problem-Solving: 2-3 Questions
  • Missing Numbers: 1-3 Questions
  • Non-verbal reasoning: 3-4 Questions
  • Verbal reasoning: 2-3 Questions
  • Venn diagram: 2-3 Questions
  • Pattern- Folding-unfolding: 3-4 Questions
  • Coding-Decoding: 2-3 Questions
  • Number & Symbolic Classifications: 2-3 Questions

SSC CHSL Exam Pattern Tier 2

Tier II will include the following three sections having two modules each. SSC CHSL Tier-2 Exam will be conducted in two sessions – Session- 1 and Session-2. Check the full detailed syllabus 2023 from the below-given section.

  • Session-I (2 hours and 15 minutes)
  • Session-II (25 minutes)
SESSION I (Section I)
Subject Que/ Marks
Module 1: Mathematical Abilities 30/90
Module 2: Reasoning and General Intelligence 30/90
Time 01 hours
SESSION I (Section II)
Subject Que/ Marks
Module 1: English Language and Comprehension 40/90
Module 2:General Awareness2 20/90
Time 01 Hours
SESSION I (Section II)
Subject Que/ Marks
Module 1: Computer Knowledge Module 15/45
Time 15 minutes
SESSION II (Section III)
Subject Que/ Marks

Module 2: Skill Test/ Typing Test Module-

  • Part A– Skill Test for DEOs
  • Part B: Typing Test for LDC/ JSA
Time 25 minutes

SSC CHSL Syllabus Tier 2 Exam

Check the details of SSC CHSL Tier II Exam Syllabus 2023 details from the below given section.

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Syllabus For Reasoning and General Intelligence

  • Venn Diagrams
  • Number Series
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Word Building
  • Social Intelligence
  • Coding and de-coding
  • Numerical operations
  • Symbolic/ Number Classification
  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic operations
  • Symbolic/ Number Analogy
  • Trends, Figural Analogy
  • Space Orientation
  • Semantic Classification
  • Drawing inferences
  • Embedded figures
  • Figural Series
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem-Solving
  • Figural Classification
  • Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding
  • Semantic Series
  • Figural Pattern-folding and completion

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Syllabus For General Awareness

  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Scientific research
  • Economic Scene
  • General policy

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Syllabus For Mathematical Abilities

  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics and probability
  • Number Systems
  • Fundamental arithmetical operations

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Syllabus For English Language And Comprehension

  • Antonyms
  • Spot the Error
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  • Cloze Passage
  • Comprehension Passage
  • One-word substitution
  • Sentence structure
  • Synonyms/Homonyms
  • Spellings/ Detecting mis-spelt words

SSC CHSL Tier 2 Syllabus For Computer Proficiency

  • Organization of a computer
  • Central Processing Unit (CPU)
  • Input/ Output devices
  • computer memory
  • memory organization
  • back- up devices
  • PORTs
  • Windows Explorer
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Windows Operating system including basics of Microsoft Office like MS Word
  • MS Excel and PowerPoint etc
  • Working with the Internet and e-mails
  • Web Browsing & Searching
  • Downloading & Uploading
  • Managing an E-mail Account
  • e-Banking
  • Networking devices and protocols
  • Network and information security threats (like hacking, virus, worms, Trojans etc.) and preventive measures.

Skill test for the post of Data Entry Operator

  • Data entry speed of 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per hour.
  • The duration of the Test is 15 minutes and an English document having about 2000-2200 strokes/key depressions is given to type.

Skill test for the post of DEO in the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG):

  • The duration of the test will be for 15 minutes and printed matter in English containing about 3700-4000 key depressions would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the test computer.
  • The ‘speed of 15000 key depressions

Skill test for the post of Lower Division Clerk/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (LDC/JSA) and Postal Assistants/ Sorting Assistants (PA/SA)

  • The speed of 10500 key depressions per hour will be adjudged based on the correct entry of words/ key depressions as per the given passage.

How to Download SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023

Interested candidates can download SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 from the official website of SSC @ssc.nic.in or from the below given link.

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SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023- FAQs

How many question will be there in SSC CHSL Tier I Exam?

There is a total of questions in SSC CHSL Tier I Exam?

What is the total marks for the SSC CHSL Tier I Exam?

Total marks will be 200 for the SSC CHSL Tier I Exam.

What is the SSC CHSL Tier I Exam time duration?

The exam time duration is 02 hour.

What is the SSC CHSL Tier II SESSION I (Section I) Exam time duration?

The exam time duration is 01 marks.