SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016 |Tier I, II, III

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016 |Tier I, II, III

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the CHSL (10+2) recruitment exam every year. SSC has recently released the Application Form for registration to the post of Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistants, Data Entry Operators, Lower Divisional Clerks and Court Clerk. Interested candidates can start applying for the post by submitting the SSC CHSL 2016 Application Form online.

SSC CHSL 2016 Notification

Read: SSC CHSL Notification 2016: Complete Information

In this article, we will cover all the information related to SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016.

The last date for submission of Online Application Form is November 11, 2016 (upto 5.00 PM). Students can make payment of SSC CHSL 2016 Examination fee through both Online and Offline mode.


SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016

Candidates applying for SSC CHSL 2016 should ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility conditions for admission to the examination. SSC CHSL Selection Procedure consists of a 3 tier process i.e. Tier I, Tier II and Tier III.

Here we have provided the SSC CHSL selection procedure 2016 in a detailed manner. All the candidates applying for SSC CHSL must read this piece of information on SSC CHSL selection procedure 2016 carefully.

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016: Tier I

SSC CHSL Tier-I Examination will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi. There are mainly 4 sections in SSC CHSL Tier I examination.

  • General Intelligence
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Awareness
  • English Language

There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer. Those who will meet the minimum cut off requirement set by Staff Selection Commission will be called for round 2 i.e Tier II (Descriptive Paper).

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016: Tier II

SSC CHSL 2016 Tier-II Paper will be a descriptive Paper of 100 Marks in ‘Pen and Paper’ Mode. This paper has been introduced to assess the writing skills of the candidates which is necessary in Government jobs.

  • The Paper would comprise writing of an Essay of 200-250 words and Letter / Application writing of approximately 150-200 words.
  • The total duration of the paper is one hour.

Those who will qualify in SSC CHSL Tier II will be called for Tier III which is a Typing/Skill test.

SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016: Tier III

Only those SSC candidates who secure minimum qualifying marks in Tier I and Tier II will be called for Skill/Typing Test. Tier-III of the SSC CHSL Examination 2016 will be a Skill Test / Typing Test which would be of a qualifying nature.

SSC CHSL Skill Test is not applicable for all the posts. Skill Test is only applicable for the post of Data Entry Operator. For the other remaining posts like Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant,  LDCs and Court Clerks, Staff Selection Commission will be holding a Typing Test on Computer. Now, Let us study both the mentioned Tier III tests in detail:

Skill test for Data Entry Operator 

Data Entry Speed of 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per hour on Computer. The ‘Speed of 8000 key depressions per hour on Computer’ will be adjudged on the basis of the correct entry of words/key depressions as per the given passage. Time duration of the skill Test will be 15 (Fifteen) minutes.

Only such candidates who qualify in the Skill Test at a speed of not less than 8000 key depressions per hour will be eligible for being recommended for appointment as per their position in the merit list.

Typing Test for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant LDCs and Court Clerks

Typing Test will be conducted in English or Hindi. It will be qualifying in nature. The test will be administered on the Computer.

  • Candidates opting for English medium should have typing speed of 35 words per minute.
  • Hindi medium should have typing speed of 30 words per minute.

The speed will be adjudged on the accuracy of typing on the Computer of a given text passage in 10 minutes. 35 words per minute and 30 words per minute corresponds to 10500 key depressions per hour and 9000 key depressions per hour respectively.

The final merit list of the successful candidates would be determined on the basis of total score obtained by them in Tier I, Tier II and Tier III stages of SSC CHSL Recruitment exam.

We hope this article provides you with complete information regarding the SSC CHSL Selection Procedure 2016. If you have any queries, post them in the comment section below.

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