The Staff Selection Commision conducts the Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination or CHSL to recruit candidates for various posts cush as LDC, Data Entry Operators, and the likes. The official notification for SSC CHSL 2019 would be released in January. Now, like every year, this exam would be a three-tiered one. The first stage is called SSC CHSL Tier 1 and the second stage is called SSC CHSL Tier 2. The third stage is the skill test which is also called SSC CHSL Tier 3. In the following article, we would be talking about the all the details that you should know about the CHSL Tier 1 exam.
The SSC CHSL Selection Process
The Tier 1 exam is the first stage of the process. After that you have to sit for the Tier II exam and then depending on the post that you have applied to, you would have to sit for a skill test as well. The entire SSC CHSL Selection Process involves the following steps:
The SSC CHSL Selection Process – An Overview
The SSC CHSL Selection Process has five stages. They are:
- The Application Process
- SSC CHSL Tier I exam
- SSC CHSL Tier II exam
- The skill test, also known as the SSC CHSL Tier III exam.
- The Result
Please note that you the selection process differs for some posts. For example, if you are applying for the post of Court Clerk, you would not have to appear for the skill test. To know more about the SSC CHSL selection procedure, click on the link below:
SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Date 2019
The official dates for SSC CHSL Tier 1 2019 are not known yet as the official notification is not out yet. We would get to know about the official SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Date 2019 only when the official notification is out. The following table gives you the tentative SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam date 2019 and other important dates for SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam Date
|Release of SSC CHSL 2019 notification||January 19, 2019|
|SSC CHSL 2019 Application form to be released on||January 19, 2019|
|Last date to apply for SSC CHSL||February 18, 2019|
|SSC CHSL Admit card of Tier I||To be notified later|
|SSC CHSL Tier I Exam||To be notified later|
|Declaration of SSC CHSL result of Tier I||To be notified later|
|SSC CHSL Admit card of Tier II||To be notified later|
|SSC CHSL Tier II Exam||To be notified later|
|The announcement of SSC CHSL Result of Tier II||To be notified later|
|The issue of SSC CHSL admit card for Tier II||To be notified later|
|SSC CHSL Tier III exam||To be notified later|
|Declaration of SSC CHSL 2019 Final Result||To be notified later|
As you can see, there are no available dates for CHSL Tier 1 as of yet. We would update the information as soon as we get any official information from the SSC.
The SSC CHSL Tier I Exam Pattern
Now, let us take a look at the exam pattern for Tier 1 and know what are the subjects that you would need to study. We would also get to know about the time allotted and the maximum marks for each of the paper
The CHSL Tier I examination is an MCQ type paper. This means that you have to choose the right answer from the list of available options. The complete details of the CHSL pattern for Tier I is given below:
|Section||Subject||No of Questions||Max Marks||Exam Duration|
|1||General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||50||60 minutes|
Marking Scheme: In Tier I, for every right answer, you would get 1 marks. However, for every wrong answer, 0.5 marks would be deducted from your score.
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SSC CHSL Tier 1 Syllabus
Now. let us take a look at the syllabus for each of the subjects that are included in Tier 1 exam.
SSC CHSL Reasoning Syllabus
SSC CHSL Reasoning Syllabus contains the following topics:
- Logical Reasoning
- Alphanumeric Series
- Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test
- Data Sufficiency etc.
SSC CHSL Maths Syllabus
Quantitative Aptitude is the same as mathematics. Since this paper only deals with the application of arithmetic and nothing else, this is called quantitative aptitude instead of just ‘maths’. The following topics are included in the SSC CHSL Maths Syllabus:
- Profit & Loss
- Mixtures & Allegations
- Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices
- Work & Time
- Time & Distance etc.
SSC CHSL English Syllabus
The SSC CHSL English syllabus would contain the following topics:
- Reading Comprehension
- Cloze Test
- Para jumbles
SSC CHSL GK Syllabus
The General Awareness sections deal with the GK and Current Affairs. The following topics are there in the SSC CHSL GK syllabus:
- Economic Scene etc.
These are only some of the topics that are included in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 syllabus. To get the complete list of topics for each of subjects, click on the button below
SSC CHSL Exam Books for Tier 1
Let us take a look at the books that you can follow for SSC CHSL Tier 1. As you might know, the following subjects are there in the SSC CHSL exam syllabus:
- Quantitative Aptitude (Maths)
- English language
- General Awareness
CHSL Books for Reasoning
|Title||Why You Should Read||Links|
|Revealing Concepts(Reasoning) Chapterwise For SSC CGL, CPO IS, CHSL, Bank, MTS & Others||It introduces you to the concept and also helps you with the shortcuts used to solve reasoning questions||Buy Now|
|Kiran’s SSC Reasoning Chapterwise & Typewise Solved Papers 8700+ Objective Questions – English – 1999-April 2017||It has probably the largest collection of reasoning questions from previous years as well as from model test paper. This is a must-have for practice||Buy Now|
SSC CHSL Maths Books
Quantitative Aptitude deals with questions on mathematics. Here are some of the SSC CHSL Maths Books that you can consider:
|Title||Why You Should Read||Links|
|SSC Mathematics Guide||It is a guide for solving questions that are commonly asked in SSC CHSL. You would get to know the questions and the easy methods to solve them||Buy Now|
|SSC Mathematics Topic-Wise Latest 39 Solved Papers (2010-2017)||It gives you the question papers for the last 7 years. This helps you to discover the trend and prepare well||Buy Now|
SSC CHSL English Book
You can refer to the following SSC CHSL books for English in SSC CHSL 2019.
|Title||Why You Should Read||Links|
|SSC English Language Guide for CGL/CHSL/MTS/GD Constable/Stenographer||It introduces to the type of questions asked in the SSC CHSL exam and the best way of solving them||Buy Now|
|Kiran’s SSC English Language Chapterwise Solved Papers 11300+ Objective Questions – English – 1997-April 2017||It has more than 11000 questions on English, as asked in various SSC exams. This gives you the practice that you need.||Buy Now|
SSC CHSL General Awareness Books
You can refer the following SSC CHSL Preparation Books for General Awareness
|Title||Why You Should Read||Link|
|Kiran’s SSC General Awareness Chapterwise & Typewise Solved Papers 10600+ objective questions 1999 – April 2017 – English Get Free CD & Scratch Card||It gives you to solve more than 10000 questions on different topics on static GK topics. This is great for preparing for SSC CHSL test.||Buy Now|
SSC CHSL Cut Off
Let us take a look at the SSC CHSL cutoff for the previous years and the expected cut off for this year.
2017 SSC CHSL Cut Off – Tier I
|Category||Official SSC CHSL Cut off Marks|
Expected SSC CHSL Cutoff for 2018 – 2019 – Tier I
Now, let us see what the expected cut off CHSL Marks could be for 2019. This is just a prediction based on experience and after observing the trends carefully. You would get to know about the official SSC CHSL Result 2019 cut off marks when the results are released. We would update the information here as well.
Here’s what we think the SSC CHSL Marks would look like for SSC CHSL 2019
|Category||Cut Off Marks|
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How to Check Your SSC CHSL Tier 1 Result
You need to follow the given steps to check your SSC CHSL Tier 1 Result online
- First, Open the official website of Staff Selection Commission.
- Now, click on the link that says “Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination Result Tier -1 2018″
- After that, enter your Registration Number, Roll Number, Date of Birth Password in a login page.
- Then Press on “login” button and the SSC CHSL Result will appear on your computer screen.
- Click on “Save” button and take a printout of SSC CHSL Result for future use.
These were some of the most information that you should know about the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam. Hopefully, this article was of help to you. To get more information about SSC CHSL Tier 2, click on the link below: