SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 (Out) – Stage and topic wise syllabus

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 (Out) - Topic Wise Syllabus

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023: The Staff Selection Commission released the SSC CHSL 2023 syllabus along with the official notification on December 6, 2022. The syllabus of SSC CHSL 2023 has been released at The SSC CHSL syllabus 2023 consists of the topics and sub-topics on which the question paper will be based.

SSC conducts the Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam (CHSL) for the post of Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC), Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant (PA), Sorting Assistant (SA) etc. With the help of the syllabus of SSC CHSL 2023, aspirants will be able to plan their strategy.

Along with the syllabus, candidates are also advised to know the revised SSC CHSL exam pattern 2023, which consists of the stages, time duration and marking scheme of the exam. The SSC CHSL syllabus 2023 is released separately for tier 1 as well as tier 2. In this article, aspirants can check all the details related to the SSC CHSL 2023 syllabus.


SSC CHSL Stages 2023

Along with knowing the syllabus of SSC CHSL 2023 aspirants will also be keen to know in how many stages the SSC CHSL is conducted. From the following table, aspirants can check the stages in which the SSC CHSL exam 2023 will be conducted.

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 – Stages/Tiers



Tier – I

Objective Multiple Choice (CBT)

Tier – II

Paper in English/Hindi

SSC CHSL Tier - 1 Syllabus ( 2023 )

The SSC CHSL tier 1 is conducted in computer-based online mode. The SSC CHSL question paper is based on the questions asked from the following four subjects.

  • Reasoning Ability

  • Quantitative Aptitude

  • General Awareness

  • English Language

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2023 – Subject wise

General Intelligence

Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)

  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic operations,
  • Symbolic/ Number Analogy,
  • Trends,
  • Figural Analogy,
  • Space Orientation,
  • Semantic Classification,
  • Venn Diagrams,
  • Symbolic/ Number Classification
  • Drawing inferences
  • Figural Classification
  • Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfoldin Semantic Series, Figural Pattern-folding and completion
  • Number Series
  • Embedded figures
  • Figural Series
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Word Building
  • Social Intelligence
  • Coding and de-coding
  • Numerical operations
  • Number Systems: Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers.

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

Algebra: Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations.

Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, 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: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin2𝜃 + Cos2𝜃=1 etc.,

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

English Language (Basic Knowledge)

General Awareness

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

Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as maybe expected of an educated person.

The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General policy and scientific research.

SSC CHSL exam pattern 2023

Along with the SSC CHSL 2023 syllabus, aspirants must also know the exam pattern of CHSL. The Staff Selection Commission mentions the exam pattern of SSC CHSL in the official notification. The exam pattern is prescribed for all three tiers of recruitment.

The SSC CHSL 2023 exam pattern provides candidates with information like mode of exam, marking scheme, number of questions asked in the exam etc. As per the SSC CHSL exam pattern, the tier 1 exam is computer based, while tier 2 is conducted in computer-based test and skill test / typing test. From the following table, aspirants can check the exam pattern of SSC CHSL 2023 in detail.

SSC CHSL tier 1 exam pattern 2023


Total Questions

Total Marks

Exam Duration

General Intelligence



60 min

Quantitative Aptitude



English Language



General Awareness



SSC CHSL tier 2 exam pattern 2023

SessionSubjectNo. of questionsMaximum marksTime allotted
Session 1Section 1-
Module 1: Mathematic abilities
Module 2: Reasoning and General Intelligence.
30+30= 60 marks180 marks
1 hour for each section. 1 hour and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe.
Section 2-
Module 1: English Language and Comprehension
Module 2: Reasoning and General Intelligence. General Awareness
40+20= 60 marks180 marks
Section 3-
Module 1: Computer Knowledge Module
15 marks45 marks
15 minutes or 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe
Session 2Section 3-
Module 1: Skill Test/ Typing Test Module
Part A: Skill Test for DEOs.
15 minutes or 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe
 Part B: Typing Test for LDC/ JSA.10 minutes or 15 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe

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