SSC CHSL Syllabus 2021: Get Details Here

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2021: Staff Selection Commission conducts Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam every year to recruit eligible candidates for various posts such as LDC, JSA, PA, SA and DEO in various ministries/departments/offices of the Government of India. SSC CHSL is a national level exam conducted by SSC.

SSC CHSL Syllabus 2021

1. English Language: The main aim of this exam is to check the ability of the candidate to understand correct grammar usage, vocabulary usage and basic comprehension skills. Here is the list of topics covered in English Language and Comprehension:

S. No.

Important English Language Topics

1

Synonyms

2

Antonyms

3

Homonyms

4

One Word Substitution

5

Sentence Completion

6

Spotting Errors

7

Sentence Improvement

8

Idioms & Phrases

9

Spelling Test

10

Reading comprehension

11

Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs

12

Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration

13

Shuffling of Sentence parts

14

Shuffling of Sentences in a passage

15

Cloze Passage

16

Fill in the Blanks

2. General Intelligence & Reasoning: This section tests the candidates’ ability to think and problem solving skills.

S. No.

Important General Intelligence Topics

1

Analogies – Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Figural Analogy

2

Classification – Semantic Classification, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Figural Classification

3

Trends

4

Space Orientation

5

Venn Diagrams

6

Drawing inferences

7

Series – Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series

8

Problem Solving

9

Emotional and Social Intelligence

10

Word Building

11

Coding and Decoding

12

Operations – Symbolic operations, Numerical operations

13

Punched hole/ pattern–folding & Un-folding

14

Figural Pattern–folding and completion

15

Embedded Figures

16

Critical thinking

3. Quantitative Aptitude: This section will test the candidates’ mathematical skills and how good he/she with numbers. Below are the major topics covered in SSC CHSL Tier-I exam under the Quantitative Aptitude Section:

S. No.

Important Quantitative Aptitude Topics

1

Number System

2

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.

3

Algebra

4

Geometry

5

Mensuration

6

Trigonometry

7

Statistical Charts

4. General Awareness: This section is  one of the high scoring sections of the SSC CHSL Exam. Below we have provided you with major topics covered in SSC CHSL Tier-I exam under the General Awareness Section:

S. No.

Important General Awareness Topics

1

History: Indus valley Civilisation; Vedic culture; Buddhism; Jainism; Magadha Empire; Mauryan Empire; Medieval history; Modern History

2

Geography: Indian Geography, Physical Geography, world Geography

3

Economy: Terminology of Budget ; Five Year Plan and its importance; Famous persons in the economy; Institutions and their importance like RBI, SEBI, etc.

4

Polity

5

Current Affairs: National, International, Sports, Awards and Honours, Defence etc

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