SSC CHSL 2020 (OUT) Notification, Eligibility & Application Process

SSC CHSL 2020 Notification is released now. One of the most popular SSC Annual Examination is SSC CHSL or Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination. For this year, the SSC CHSL Exam 2020 notification is out now. This is one such recruitment or notification which is highly sought after by a large number of job aspirants across the country. Hence, the overview of the notification and also the application link of SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination 2020 is ready on this page. Hopefully, these details will be useful for the aspirants.

UPDATE: The Last Date of Application is extended until 19th December 2020.

Important Dates of SSC CHSL Examination 2020

Dates for submission of online applications6-11-2020 to 15-12-2020
Last date and time for receipt of online application19-12-2020 (23:30)
Last date and time for making online fee payment21-12-2020 (23:30)
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan23-12-2020 (23:30)
Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank)24-12-2020
Schedule of Computer Based Examination (Tier-I)12-04-2021 to 27-04-2021
Date of Tier-II Examination (Descriptive Paper)Update Later

Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination called Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination ( CHSL ) for recruitment to the posts of LDC /Clerks / DEO in various Department & Ministries of Govt of India. The details of the posts which are filled on the basis of the result of this examination are as under –

Post NamePay Scale
Lower Division Clerk (LDC) /Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)Pay Level-2 (Rs. 19,900-63,200).
Postal Assistant (PA)/Sorting Assistant (SA)Pay Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100).
Data Entry Operator (DEO)Pay Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100) and Level-5 (Rs. 29,200-92,300).
Data Entry Operator, Grade ‘A’Pay Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100)

The Vacancies of CHSL 2020 Examination will be declared by SSC in due course of the recruitment. We shall share the update as soon as it is available.

Eligibility to Apply for CHSL 2020 Exam

The interested applicants can check the necessary eligibility conditions to apply and appear for this competitive examination. Details reagrding the educational qualification and also the age limit criteria is as follows –

Age Limit to Apply

Age limit for the application for CHSL 2020 Exam is 18-27 years as on 01-01-2021 i.e. Candidates born not before 02-01-1994 and not later than 01-01-2003 are eligible to apply. Permissible relaxation in upper age limit for different categories are as per Govt. Of India guidelines.

Essential Educational Qualifications (As on 01-01-2021)

For LDC/ JSA, PA/ SA, DEO (except DEOs in C&AG)Candidates must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.
For Data Entry Operator (DEO Grade ‘A’) in the Office of Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG)12th Standard pass in Science stream with Mathematics as a subject from a recognized Board or equivalent.

SSC CHSL 2020 Examination Selection Process

Staff Selection Commission conducts the CHSL Exam through the following stages of examination –

Stage IComputer Based Examination (Tier-I)
Stage IIComputer Based Examination (Tier-I)
Final StageSkill Test/ Typing Test (Tier-III).

How to Apply for CHSL 2020 Examination ?

Applications must be submitted in only online mode at the official website of SSC Headquarters i.e. Candidates are advised in their own interest to submit online applications much before the closing date and not to wait till the last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection/ inability or failure to login to the SSC website on account of heavy load on the website during the closing days. Before submission of the online application, candidates must check that they have filled correct details in each field of the form. As after submission of the online application form, no change/ correction/ modification will be allowed under any circumstances.

Note: In the online Application Form, candidates should upload the scanned colour passport size photograph in JPEG format (20 KB to 50 KB). The photograph should not be more than three months old from the date of publication of the Notice of Examination, and, the date on which the photograph has been taken should be clearly printed on the photograph. Applications without such date printed on the photograph will be rejected. Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height). The photograph should be without cap, spectacles and both ears should be visible.

Please note that the Last date and time for submission of online applications is 15-12-2020 (23:30). Hence make sure to apply within the deadline.

Application Fees

The applicants can pay the application fees online or offline through any SBI Branches after generating the chalan.

For Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with Disabilities (PwD) and Ex-servicemen (ESM)NIL
For OthersRs 100/- (Rs one hundred only).

SSC CHSl 2020 Examination – Important Links

To conclude the impoprtant information and also the application link is kept ready for the job apspirants. We hope this will be very useful for the applicants.

Official NotificaitonDownload
Apply OnlineClick Here
Exam Pattern & SyllabusClick Here
Admit Card & Exam DateClick Here
ResultClick Here


When is the CHSL 2020 Application Last Date?

15th Dec 2020 until 11:30 PM is the last date to apply.

What is the total vacancies announced?

The total vacancies are yet to be announced by SSC.

Can I apply for all of the posts in CHSL 2020 Examination?

Yes, if you fulfill the eligibility, you can apply for all of the posts.