SSC CHSL 2015 PA/SA LDC DEO Exam Syllabus 2015

By | 22/10/2015

SSC CHSL 2015 PA/SA LDC DEO Exam Syllabus 2015 Pattern PDF download Previous Year Question Paper download with Solution/ Answer key – Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will hold an Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination 2015 for Recruitment of Postal Assistants/ Sorting Assistants, LDC and DEO Posts. SSC CHSL 2015 Exam dates confirmed on Sundays 01, 15, 22 Nov 2015. Yet this time you should have basic knowledge about SSC CHSL Scheme of Examination for above posts, in this article we explain SSC CHSL Exam pattern. Candidates read below instructions & SSC CHSL 2015 Eligibility details.

SSC CHSL 2015 Scheme of Examination:
The examination will consist of a Written Examination and Skill Test for the post of Data Entry Operator and Written Test and Typing Test for the post of Postal Assistant & Sorting Assistant (PA/SA) and Lower Division Clerk on Computer.

Written examination (Objective Type):
SSC CHSL 2015 written examination consists of Objective Type-Multiple choice questions only. The question will be printed in English & Hindi for General Intelligence (Part I), Quantitative Aptitude (Part III) & General Awareness (Part IV). There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. The written exam will be hold in two session i.e Morning (10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon) & Evening (2:00 PM to 4:00 PM)

Download SSC CHSL 2015 Admit Card here

  • Part I – General Intelligence (50 questions) – 50 marks
  • Part II – English Language (Basic Knowledge)(50 questions) – 50 marks
  • Part III – Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)(50 questions) – 50 marks
  • Part IV – General Awareness (50 questions) – 50 marks
  • Total maximum marks – 200
  • Total Duration / Timing- 2 hours
  • Total Duration/Timing for Visually Handicapped/Cerebral Palsy candidate including compensatory time- 2 Hours 40 minutes

SSC CHSL Syllabus for written examination:

General Intelligence: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal
type. The test will include questions on 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 & unfolding , 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, Other sub-topics, if any Numerical operations.
English Language 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.
Quantitative Aptitude Arithmetic:
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 BaseTrigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin20 + Cos20=1 etc.,
Statistical Charts : Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar- diagram, Pie-chart
General Awareness: Questions are designed to test the candidate’s general
awareness of the environment around him and its application to society.
Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and of such
matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may
be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating
to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture,
Geography, Economic Scene, General policy and scientific research.

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 and the duration of the said Test will be 15 (Fifteen) minutes and printed matter in English containing about 2000-2200 strokes/key-depressions would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the Computer. Visually handicapped candidates (with 40% disability and above) will be allowed 35 minutes including compensatory time 20 minutes for the skill test. The “Data Entry Speed” Skill Test would be of qualifying nature. Candidates allowed to take this test, will have to qualify the test at the prescribed speed on Computer, to be provided by the Commission or the agency authorized by the Commission to conduct such skill test at the Centre/venue so notified.

Typing Test for Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant and LDCs:

Typing Test will be conducted for those candidates who qualify in the Written Examination. Such Typing Test will be conducted in English or Hindi and candidates while applying for the Examination, will have to indicate his/her choice/option for Skill Test Medium in the Application Form. Typing Test will be of qualifying in nature. It will be administered on the Computer, to be provided by the Commission or any agency authorized by the Commission. Candidates opting for English medium should have typing speed of 35 words per minute and those opting for 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. Visually Handicapped candidates (with 40% disability and above) will be allowed 30 minutes. Passage Dictators will be provided to VH candidates for the Typewriting test. The Passage Dictator will read out the passage to VH candidate within the allotted time period. 35 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. corresponds to 10500 key depressions per hour and 9000 key depressions per hour respectively.

9 thoughts on “SSC CHSL 2015 PA/SA LDC DEO Exam Syllabus 2015

  1. ambika

    ply release admitcard soon. send msg to my mail.

    1. Arun

      Hi ambika,
      Will it be unconvenient to u if they come directly to your house to provide you with the admit card for exam?

  2. srinivas

    hi sir what is the mening of Pl&Plde send my mail plz
    where will be work on after qualify tests

  3. sajad ahmad rah

    i would like to your notice here that i have applied for combined higher secondary examination for 2015 i want all the information abot the examination and other key concerns for the thwe very particular posts in this particlar email

  4. shweta

    My admit card is not published ,they are telling that it will come after 15/11/2015 but last date of exam is also 15/11/2015…..plss reply what to do???

  5. Darling

    Yahoooo … I got my admit card …
    But sorry to say I can’t go this exam date…
    If postponed my exam date … I feel very happy ….
    If it will be possible … then send to me mail …

  6. rita

    I just knew that in this exam our answer paper check with negative marking it’s difficult for us. I think it is unfair

  7. shwetha s

    i want to know when the SSC tier 1 exam which we registerded in november for PA and when the admit card will be released please provide this information immediately


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