Staff Selection Commission Combined Higher Secondary Level
Staff Selection Commission Combined Higher Secondary Level

SSC CHSL 2023: Revised Tier 1 and 2 , Subject-wise SSC CHSL Syllabus

SSC CHSL 2023: SSC releases SSC CHSL syllabus 2023 (revised). Candidates can check the SSC CHSL tier 1 and 2 syllabus from the official website. Through the SSC CHSL recruitment drive, a total of 1600 vacancies will be filled.
SSC CHSL Syllabus

SSC CHSL Syllabus

SSC CHSL 2024: SSC CHSL 2024: The Staff Selection Commission has unveiled the exam calendar for SSC CHSL 2024. According to the information shared by the exam conducting body, the notification for SSC CHSL 2024 is scheduled to be released on April 2, 2024. Subsequently, the deadline for submitting the application form is set for May 1, 2024. While the exact date for the SSC CHSL exam in 2024 has not been officially disclosed by the SSC, the examination authority has provided a tentative timeframe, suggesting that the SSC CHSL exam for 2024 is expected to take place in either June or July 2024.

SSC CHSL Syllabus: SSC releases SSC CHSL syllabus on its official webiste. Further, candidates must know that the SSC CHSL syllabus has been revised as only two tiers are included in the SSC CHSL exam. While the SSC CHSL Tier I is asked in MCQ format, whereas Tier II consists of MCQ + skill test and typing test. Further, the SSC CHSL Tier II exam has 3 sections further divided on 2 molecules. Hence, the SSC CHSL Tier I and Tier II syllabus are different. Both the SSC CHSL Tier I and II are conducted in CBT mode. 

To have better SSC CHSL preparation, candidates must be well-versed in the SSC CHSL syllabus. SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam 2023 will be held from August 02, 2023, till August 22, 2023. The SSC CHSL application process has come to an end on June 08, 2023. Candidates appearing for the SSC CHSL 2023 Tier I exam should know that the SSC CHSL syllabus is comprehensive in nature and consists of several information on all the topics and subtopics from which the commission will curate the question papers for the recruitment examination

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023

Candidates applying for the SSC CHSL Examination can find detailed information regarding the CHSL 2022 Syllabus along with the examination pattern for each tier of the recruitment process.  Apart form checking the syllabus, candidates should also check the SSC CHSL exam pattern. Meanwhile, the SSC CHSL recruitment drive will fill 1600 posts including Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant, Lower Divisional Clerk/ Junior Secretariat Assistant and Data Entry Operators in various departments/ Government offices and different Constitutional Bodies/ various Ministries/Tribunals/Different Ministries 

SSC CHSL 2023 Exam: Tier-I Syllabus 

As per the SSC CHSL official notification, the tier 1 syllabus for each subject is provided below in separate segments. Generally, the questions asked in the SSC CHSL are of easy to moderate difficulty level. 

SSC CHSL Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus 

In the Quantitative Aptitude syllabus, the SSC evaluates candidates' problem-solving skills as well as their logical and analytical skills. The SSC CHSL Tier 1 will consist of 25 questions of 2 marks each from the Quantitative Aptitude section. The details of the SSC CHSL Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus described in the official notification are mentioned below:

Number Systems: Decimal and Fractions, Computation of Whole Numbers, Relationship between numbers.

Fundamental arithmetical operations:  Square roots, Mixture and alligation, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Discount, Partnership Business, Averages, Profit and Loss, Interest (Simple and Compound), Time and work, Time and distance.

Algebra: Basic algebraic formulas from school algebra and elementary surds (simple issues), as well as graphs of linear equations.

Geometry: Knowledge of basic geometry symbols and facts: Triangles and their different types of areas Triangle congruence and resemblance Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by a circle's chords, and common tangents to two or more circles.

Mensuration: Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base.

Trigonometry: Trigonometric ratios, Trigonometry, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) 

Statistical Charts: Use of Tables and Graphs: Frequency polygon, Histogram, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart.

SSC CHSL 2023 General Intelligence Syllabus 

SSC CHSL General Intelligence subject will include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type and intended to assess the different cognitive abilities of the candidates appearing for the recruitment. The below-mentioned table summarizes the SSC CHSL 2023 General Intelligence Syllabus as described in the official notification:

Semantic Analogy

Symbolic operations

Symbolic/ Number Analogy,


Figural Analogy

Space Orientation

Semantic Classification

Venn Diagrams

Symbolic/ Number Classification

Drawing inferences

Figural classification

Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding

Semantic Series

Figural Pattern-folding and completion

Number Series

Embedded figures

Figural Series

Critical Thinking


Emotional Intelligence

Word Building

SSC CHSL General Awareness Syllabus 2023

SSC CHSL General Awareness syllabus comprises questions specifically designed to test the candidate's knowledge of the current events and awareness of the environment around them. The exam will also include questions about India and its neighbouring countries, specifically about History, Geography, General Policy, Economic Scene, Culture, and Scientific Research.

The difficulty level of questions asked in the General Awareness section of the SSC CHSL 2022 is moderate.

SSC CHSL 2023 English Syllabus 

SSC CHSL English section is specifically curated to test the English language knowledge of the candidates. Aspirants applying for the SSC CHSL exam need to get a strong grasp of grammar and vocabulary. The topics prescribed in the SSC CHSL official notification for the English section are provided below in a table:

Spot the Error

Synonyms/ Homonyms


Idioms & Phrases

One word substitution

Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs

Cloze Passage

Shuffling of Sentence parts

Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration


SSC CHSL 2023 Syllabus: Tier II

SSC CHSL Tier-II examination will be a descriptive Paper and will be conducted in ‘Pen and Paper Mode. The duration of the CHSL descriptive paper will be one hour and the maximum marks will be 100. The Paper will consist of writing Application/ Essay/Letter/Precis etc. and candidates can opt for English or Hindi as the medium of answer.

SSC CHSL Tier-II Syllabus

Tier 2 is conducted on paper and pen. Tier II of the SSC CHSL new exam pattern is divided into three sections, each with two modules. Check out the information below. The exam is conducted in objective type, multiple choice questions except for Module II of Section 3.

Module 2 of Session 1 (Mathematical Abilities)

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

Candidates can take a look at the following topics for the tier 2 syllabus down below

  • Module 2 of Section 1 (Reasoning and General Intelligence)
  • Module 2 of Section 2 (English Language And Comprehension)
  • Module 2 of Section 2 (General Awareness) Module 2 of Section 3 of Paper 1 (Computer Proficiency)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam 2022 Exam Pattern?

Candidates will have 60 minutes to complete 100 questions from four subjects—general awareness, quantitative aptitude, English comprehension, and intelligence and reasoning—in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Exam.

What subjects are included in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 Syllabus?

 Candidates can read the article's complete Tier 1 syllabus. General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension are the four subjects covered by the Tier 1 questions.

What has the SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam added?

Candidates must compose essays and letters/applications for the SSC CHSL Tier 2 Exam, which assesses their writing abilities.

Does the SSC CHSL exams have a negative marking scheme for incorrect answers?

The Tier I exam carries a negative marking of 0.50 for both Tier 1 and 2.