SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria: The Staff Selection Commission is all set to release the SSC CHSL 2024 notification on April 2, 2024, on the official website at ssc.nic.in. The CHSL exam is held to recruit the 12th-passed candidates in government ministries and departments.
The SSC has established a set of eligibility criteria, and only those candidates who meet the eligibility requirements can apply for the SSC CHSL 2024 Exam.
The SSC has made some major changes in the SSC CHSL recruitment process. Check out the SSC CHSL 2024 eligibility criteria and the list of required documents in the given article to avoid application rejection.
SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria Highlights
|SSC CHSL 2024
|Staff Selection Commission
|LDC/ JSA, PA/ SA, DEO
Age Limit – 18- 27 years
Earlier, the SSC used to conduct a 3-tier examination for the SSC CHSL Exam. But as per the latest updates, the SSC CHSL 2024 selection process now includes only a two-tier written examination followed by document verification.
SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates should be aware that they must present the required documents at the time of document verification. Those who fail to submit the eligibility documentation will be disqualified. The SSC CHSL eligibility requirement includes the following parameters:
- Age Limit
- Education Qualification
Complete details related to each parameter of eligibility criteria are provided in the given article.
SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Education Qualification
Education qualification is one of the important parameters of the eligibility criteria. The required SSC CHSL qualification is 12th from any recognised board. Those who wish to apply for the SSC CHSL DEO post must have completed their 12th with a science stream with math as their major subject.
The education requirement is based on the post provided in the given table.
|12th passed or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized board.
|DEO Comptroller and Auditor General of India (C&AG)
|12th-grade diploma with a science stream and mathematics as a main subject from a recognised board.
SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Age Limit
Candidates who match the age limit as per the eligibility requirement can apply for the exam. The lower SSC CHSL age limit to apply is 18 years to 27 years. The candidates who belong to the “reserved” category will get the age relaxation as per the GOI.
Note: Candidates should be aware that the SSC will only accept the date of birth information from the Matriculation/Secondary Examination Certificate available on the date the application is submitted.
Candidates who wish to apply for the relaxation of the upper age limit must have their age certificate or equivalent certificate issued by the concerned authority under the GoI to get the age relaxation. Category-wise age relaxation is provided in the given table.
|Ex-serviceman (based on the amount of military service performed from the applicant’s actual age as of the closing date)
|J& K domiciled in the period of 1 January 1980 to 31 December 1989
|Employees of the Central Government who have completed at least three years of regular and uninterrupted service
upper age limit
|Employees of the Central Government who have completed at least three years of regular and uninterrupted service (SC/ST)
upper age limit
|Divorced women/widows/women who have been legally divorced but have not remarried
upper age limit
|Divorced women/widows/women who have been legally divorced but have not remarried(SC/ST)
upper age limit
SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Nationality
Apart from Indian citizens, all the candidates have to provide valid documents/certificates issued by the concerned authority under the government of India. Candidates who belong to the following nations are eligible to appear for the exam if they have valid documents:
- Citizen of India
- Citizens of Bhutan and Nepal
- The Tibetan refugees who come to India for permanent settlement before 1 January 1962.
- India organ people who migrated from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Vietnam, Ethiopia, Zambia, Malawi, and Zaire to settle permanently in India.
SSC CHSL 2024 Document Verification
After the announcement of the Tier 2 result, the candidates will be called for the SSC CHSL DV round. In this round candidates have to show their original documents for the verification process. The required documents are mentioned below.
- Aadhar Card
- Voter ID
- PAN Card
- 10th & 12th Mark Sheets
- Cast/Category Certificate(If any)
- Disability supporting documents(if any)
SSC CHSL 2024 Eligibility Criteria FAQs
Ans- The SSC CHSL age limit to apply for the post of SSC CHSL is between 18 to 27 years. OBC candidates receive a three-year age reduction, while SC/ST candidates receive a five-year age relaxation.
Ans- No, there is no attempt limit for the SSC CHSL Exam. Candidates can apply until they reach the maximum age limit.
Ans- Candidates must have completed their 12th grade from a recognized board. However, for the DEO (C&AG) position, candidates must have a science background with math as a subject in their 12th grade.
Ans- The SSC CHSL 2024 notification release date is April 2, 2024.