Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Exam – 2013
CHSL (10+2) Exam 2013 Date: 20th & 27th October, 2013 (Sundays)
Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) for Data Entry Operator, LDCs etc. Examination 2013
Date of Advertisement: 06.07.2013
Closing Date: 02.08.2013
Date of Exam: 20.10.2013 (Sunday) & 27.10.2013 (Sunday)
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
1. Commission will hold a Combined All India Open Examination for recruitment to the posts of Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerk for which 12th Standard Pass or equivalent is the minimum qualification. The Examination will comprise of a Written Objective Type Examination followed by Data Entry Skill Test / Typing Test .
2. The Commission will not undertake detailed scrutiny of applications for eligibility and other aspects at the time of written examination and, therefore, the candidature is accepted only provisionally. Before applying, candidates are advised to go through the requirements of educational qualification, age etc. and satisfy themselves that they are eligible for the concerned posts. Copies of supporting documents will be sought only from those candidates who qualify for the Skill Test/ Typing Test. When scrutiny is undertaken, if any claim made in the application is not found substantiated, the candidature will be cancelled and the Commission’s decision shall be final.
3. BEFORE APPLYING, CANDIDATES IN THEIR OWN INTEREST ARE ADVISED TO GO THROUGH THE DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS CONTAINED IN THIS NOTICE AND ALSO AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE OF THE COMMISSION( http://ssc.nic.in)
4. Candidates seeking reservation benefits available for SC/ST/OBC /PH/EXS must ensure that they are entitled to such reservation as per eligibility prescribed in the Notice .They should also be in possession of the certificates in the prescribed format in support of their claim at the time of Skill Test/Typing Test
5. Only those candidates with visual disability of 40% or more would be considered as VISUALLY HANDICAPPED (VH) for availing reservation for VH.
6. Central Government civilian employees/servants claiming age relaxation should be in possession of a certificate in the prescribed format from their office in respect of the length of continuous service which should be not less than three years in the immediate period preceding the closing date for receipt of application. They should continue to have the status of Central Government civilian servants/employees till the time of appointment, in the event of their selection.
7. FEE: RUPEES ONE HUNDRED ONLY(Rs. 100.00)
Fee is exempted for all Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Physically Handicapped and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation.
8. CLOSING DATE: 10.08.2012 (upto 5:00 P.M.). For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti District and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and for candidates residing abroad – 17.08.2012(upto 5:00 P.M.). APPLICATIONS RECEIVED LATE WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED.
9. Only a single application will be entertained. Candidature in respect of multiple applications will be rejected outright without any notice to such candidates.
10. MOBILES, OTHER ELECTRONIC GADGETS AND WIRELESS EQUIPMENTS ARE BANNED WITHIN THE PREMISES OF THE EXAMINATION CENTRES. THEIR POSSESSION IN SWITCHED ON OR SWITCHED OFF MODE IS CONSIDERED BY THE COMMISSION AS A MANIPULATIVE PRACTICE AND WILL INVITE SUMMARILY CANCELLATION OF CANDIDATURE, DEBARMENT FROM THE COMMISSION’S EXAMINATIONS AND CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
11. CANDIDATES MAY SEND/SUBMIT APPLICATION IN THE PRESCRIBED FORMAT TO THE CONCERNED REGIONAL OFFICE OF SSC AS MENTIONED IN PARA-7 OF THE NOTICE OR APPLY ON LINE. FACILITY OF ON-LINE APPLICATION WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 14.07.2012 TO 08.08.2012 (5:00 PM) for Part-I Registration and for Part-II Registration upto 10.08.2012 (5:00 PM). CANDIDATES APPLYING ON-LINE SHOULD RETAIN THE REGISTRATION NUMBER ASSIGNED TO THEM ON LINE FOR FURTHER CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE COMMISSION. THEY ARE NOT REQUIRED TO SUBMIT PRINT OUTS OF THEIR APPLICATION TO THE COMMISSION.
12. The Commission may send emails/SMS to candidates regarding successful completion of Part-I & II registration of on-line application.
13. Candidates may contact following Regional Help Lines for clarifications, if any, in respect of filling/submitting applications:
(i) SSC(NR), New Delhi – 01164715222, 01165570666
(ii) SSC(CR), Allahabad – 05322250372, 05326541021
(iii) SSC(SR), Chennai – 09445195946, 04428251139
(iv) SSC(WR), Mumbai – 09869730700, 07738422705
(v) SSC(ER), Kolkata – 09477461228, 09477461229
(vi) SSC(MPR) Raipur – 09407921504, 09407921505
(vii) SSC(KKR), Bangalore – 09483862010, 09483862020
(viii) SSC(NWR), Chandigarh – 09915509204, 09915509331
(ix) SSC(NER), Guwahati, – 09207053500, 09707679564
14. Discrepancies in Question Paper, if any should be brought to the Notice of the Commission in writing within the time limit indicated while placing answer keys on the website. Representations submitted thereafter will not be considered and will be summarily rejected.
Staff Selection Commission will hold on Sundays, 20.10.2013 & 27.10.2013, an All India Open Competitive Examination for recruitment to the Group-“C” posts of Data Entry Operator in Pay Band-1, Grade Pay Rs 2400 & 1900 and Lower Division Clerk in Pay Band-1, Grade Pay Rs 1900 in various Central Government Ministries / Departments / Offices.
The Commission reserves the right to fill up analogous posts such as Store Clerks in Ministries/Organizations under the Government through this examination.
The Commission also reserves the right to hold the examination in additional batches, depending the number of candidates in each State/UT.
VACANCIES / RESERVATION: Vacancies in the post of Data Entry Operator & Lower Division Clerk will be determined in due course.
Note-I : Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/ExS/PH etc. categories is available as per extant Govt. Orders.
Note-II : All the posts carry All India Service Liability (AISL) i.e. the candidate, on selection, may be asked to serve anywhere in the country.
Note-III : One Leg Affected (OL), Both Leg Affected (BL),Partially Deaf (PD) and Low Vision (LV) are eligible for the post ofData Entry Operator.
Note-IV: One Arm (OA), One Leg(OL), Both Legs(BL), Partially Deaf(PD),Deaf (D), Partially Blind (PB) and Blind (B) are eligible for the post of Lower Division Clerk as per extant Government Policy in Force.
NATIONALITY / CITIZENSHIP:
A candidate must be either:
(a) a citizen of India, or
(b) a subject of Nepal, or
(c) a subject of Bhutan, or
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January,1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar),Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the Examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.
AGE LIMIT: A candidate must have attained the age of 18 years and must not have attained the age of 27 years as on 01.08.2012, for Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerk (i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 02.08.1985 and not later than 01.08.1994)
Note I: The above cut off date will be treated as the date of reckoning for OBC status of the candidate and also, for assuming that the candidate does not fall in the creamy layer.
Note II : Candidate should note that the Date of Birth as recorded in the Matriculation / Secondary Examination Certificate or an equivalent certificate only available on the date of submission of application will be accepted by the Commission for determining the Age eligibility and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted .
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: (As on 01.08.2012)
Must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent or higher examination from a recognised Board or University.
Note-I: As per Ministry of Human Resource Development Notification No. 44 dated 01.03.1995 published in Gazette of India edition dated 08.04.1995, the Degree obtained through open Universities/Distance Education Mode needs to be recognized by Distance Education Council, IGNOU. Accordingly, unless such Degrees had been recognized for the period when the candidates acquired the relevant qualification, they will not be accepted for the purpose of Educational Qualification.
Note–II: Candidates who have not acquired/will not acquire the educational qualification as on 01.08.2012 will not be eligible and need not apply.
Note-III: All candidates who are called for appearing at the Skill Test/Typing Test will be required to produce the relevant Certificate in Original such as Mark sheets, Provisional Certificate, as proof of having acquired the minimum educational qualification on or before 01.08.2012, Community Status certificate etc. failing which the candidature of such candidate will be cancelled by the Commission.
MODE OF PAYMENT: FEE PAYABLE Rs. 100/-(Rupees One Hundred only)
(i) For the candidates submitting the Paper Application:
The candidates submitting Paper application should pay the fee by means of “Central Recruitment Fee Stamps(CRFS)”only. CRFS are available at the counter of all Departmental Post Offices of the country. Recruitment Fee Stamps should be pasted on the application form in the space earmarked for the purpose and got cancelled from the Counter of Post Office of issue with the date stamp of the Issuing Post Office in such a manner that the impression or the cancellation stamp partially overflows on the Application Form itself, taking care at the same time that the impression is clear and distinct to facilitate the identification of date and Post Office of issue at any subsequent stage. After getting the Recruitment Fee Stamps cancelled from the Post Office, the candidate must submit their application to the concerned Regional Office/Sub Regional Offices of the Commission in the usual manner after completing other formalities.
(ii) For the candidates submitting their applications On-line:
The candidates submitting their applications on-line should pay the requisite fee only through State Bank of India in the form of challan or through SBI Net Banking. Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Ex-serviceman eligible for reservation are exempted from paying fee.
NOTE I: Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
NOTE II: Fee paid by modes other than CRFS for off-line applications and through SBI as indicated above in case of online application will not be accepted and the applications of such candidates will be rejected forthright and the payment made shall stand forfeited. Candidates submitting their application online shall make their payment through the State Bank of India as per instructions.
NOTE III: Candidates may please note that non-cancellation of stamps from the concerned Post Office in the manner indicated above, will lead to rejection of his/her application form. Therefore, it is in the interest of candidates that they get the CRFS cancelled from the concerned Post Office.
CENTRES OF EXAMINATION:
Candidates submitting paper application must indicate the centre of examination opted by him/her in the Application Form in respect of the Examination. A candidate must submit his/her application only to the concerned Regional/Sub Regional Office of the Commission under whose jurisdiction the Centre selected by him / her falls. Application received in any other Regional/Sub Regional Office of the Commission will be rejected summarily.
The applications should be addressed to the Regional / Sub-Regional Offices of the Commission as indicated in the table below:
|Sl.No.||Examination Centres & Centre Code||Address to which the applications should be sent|
|1.||Bhagalpur(3201), Darbhanga(3202),Patna (3206) Muzaffarpur(3205), Agra(3001), Bareilly(3005), Gorakhpur(3007) , Kanpur (3009), Meerut(3011), Varanasi(3013), Allahabad(3003), Gaya(3203), Lucknow(3010)||Regional Director(CR), Staff Selection Commission, 8-AB, Beli Road, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh-211002|
|2.||Kolkata(4410), Midnapur(4413), Port Blair (4802), Sambalpur(4609), Gangtok(4001), Jalpaiguri (4408), Bhubaneshwar(4604), Cuttack (4605), Ranchi(4205), Chinsurah ( 4405 ), Siliguri (4415), Berhampore(4403), Barasat(4402), Malda(4412) Keonjhargarh (4606).||Regional Director (ER), Staff Selection Commission, 1st MSO Building, (8th Floor), 234/4 . Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road), Kolkata, West Bengal-700020|
|3.||Bangalore(9001), Thiruvananthapuram (9211), Kochi(9204), Thrissur(9212), Gulbarga(9005), Mangalore(9008), Dharwar(9004),Kozhikode (Calicut) (9206)||Regional Director(KKR), Staff Selection Commission, 1st Floor, “E” Wing, Kendriya Sadan, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka-560034|
|4.||Delhi(2201), Jaipur(2405), Jodhpur(2406), Bharatpur (2403) Kota(2407),Bikaner(2404), Udaipur(2409), Ajmer(2401), Alwar(2402), Sriganganagar(2408), Dehradun (2002), Haldwani(2003),Almora (2001),Srinagar (Uttarakhand) (2004)||Regional Director (NR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110504|
|5.||Guwahati (Dispur)(5105),Itanagar(5001), Dibrugarh(5102), Jorhat(5107),Silchar(5111), Imphal(5501), Shillong(5401), Aizwal(5701), Kohima(5302), Churachandpur( 5502 ) Agartala(5601)Tura (5402), Goalpara(5104 ), Tezpur ( 5112), Lakhimpur ( 5109 )||Regional Director(NER), Staff Selection Commission, Rukmini Nagar, PO: Assam Sachivalaya, Guwahati, Assam-781006|
|6.||Hyderabad(8002), Guntur(8001), Kurnool(8003), Rajahmundry(8004), Tirupati(8006), Coimbatore(8202), Chennai(8201), Madurai(8204), Puducherry(8401), Tirunelveli(8207), Tiruchirapalli(8206), Vishakhapatnam (8007)||Regional Director (SR), Staff Selection Commission, EVK Sampath Building, 2nd Floor, College Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600006|
|7.||Aurangabad(7202), Mumbai(7204), Kolhapur (7203), Nagpur(7205), Panaji(7801), Pune(7208), Ahmedabad(7001), Vadodara(7002),Rajkot (7006), Nashik (7207),Amravati (7201),Surat (7007)||Regional Director (WR), Staff Selection Commission, 1st Floor, South Wing, Pratishta Bhawan, 101 M.K. Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400020|
|8.||Ambikapur(6201), Indore(6006), Jabalpur(6007), Jagdalpur(6203), Chindwara(6003), Chattarpur(6002), Guna(6004), Mandsaur(6010), Jhabua(6008), Khandwa(6009), Rewa(6012), Raipur(6204), Bhopal(6001), Gwalior(6005), Bilaspur(6202)||Dy. Director (MPR), Staff Selection Commission, “Nishant Villa”, F. Jalvihar Colony, Raipur, Chhatisgarh-492001|
|9.||Jalandhar(1402), Leh(1005) Chandigarh(1601), Jammu(1004), Srinagar(1007), Shimla(1203), Bhathinda (1401)Hamirpur (1202)||Dy. Director (NWR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 3, Gr. Floor, Kendriya Sadan, Sector-9, Chandigarh-160017|
NOTE I: No change of Centre of Examination will be allowed under any circumstances. Hence, the candidates should select the centres carefully and indicate the same correctly in their applications. The Commission however, consider applications from those serving in Armed Forces or Central Armed Forces for change of centre, if they are posted out due to operational reasons.
NOTE II: The Commission reserves the right to cancel any Centre and ask the candidates of that centre to appear from another centre. Commission also reserves the right to divert candidates of any centre to some other Centre to take the examination.
SCHEME OF EXAMINATION: The examination will consist of a written examination and skill test for the post of Data Entry Operator and Typing Test for the post of Lower Division Clerk on Computer.
(A) Scheme of Written Exam & Syllabus:
The written examination will consist of one objective type paper as shown below :
|Date of Exam||Part||Subject||Maximum Marks||Total Duration/Timing
for General candidates
for visually Handicapped candidates
|21.10.2012 & 28.10.2012 (Sundays)||I.||General Intelligence
10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
|2 Hours 20 mins
10.00 AM to 12.20 PM
(Basic Arithmetic Skill)
NOTE-I : The Paper will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi for Part-I, III & IV. The Commission may also at its discretion, set questions in Part-I,III and IV in Mizo, Manipuri, Assamese, Sindhi, Oriya, Telgu, Tamil, Malayalam,Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi and Kashmiri subject to approval from the Department of Personnel & Training and subject to availability of experts/printing facilities.
NOTE-II: There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
General Intelligence: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test will include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate’s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions.
English Language: In addition to the testing of candidates’ understanding of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage, etc. his/her writing ability would also be tested.
Numerical Aptitude: This paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, use of Tables and Graphs, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.
General Awareness: Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.
NOTE: For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability and opting for SCRIBE there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the General Intelligence & Reasoning / General Awareness Paper.
(B) 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 all the key depressions in computer as per the given text passage and the duration of the said Test will be 15 (Fifteen) minutes and printed passage of running text matter in English containing about 2000-2200 strokes/key-depressions would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the Computer.
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.
Only those candidates who qualify in the written part of examination and secure minimum qualifying marks as may be fixed by the Commission in their discretion, will be eligible to take the Skill Test, i.e. Part-II of the examination.
Only such candidates as 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.
None of the candidates including PH candidates who qualify in the written part of the examination will be exempted from the Skill Test as passing of the skill test is precondition and one of the essential qualifications for appointment to the post of Data Entry Operator.
NOTE-I: Only those candidates who secure at least the minimum qualifying marks in the written examination, as may be fixed by the Commission at their discretion, will be called for skill test. Provided that candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, OBC, ExS and PH may be called for the Skill Test by the Commission by applying relaxed standards if the Commission is of the opinion that sufficient number of candidates of these categories are not likely to be called for the skill test on the basis of general standard in order to fill up the vacancies reserved for these categories (i.e. SC, ST, PH, ExS and OBC).
NOTE-II: Central Government civilian employees must furnish “No Objection Certificate” from their Employer/Office at the time of the skill test that in the event of their final selection for the relevant posts through the Commission’s examination, they would be relieved by their Office for joining the new post/service else their candidature will be cancelled.
The skill test will be held at the Commission’s Regional Offices or other centers as may be decided by the Commission.
Preferences of Departments/Offices for allocation(subject to availability of confirmed number of vacancies for the concerned Offices/Ministries)
A. Comptroller & Auditor General of India
B. Ministry of Agriculture
C. Office of the Controller General Patents, Designs & Trade Marks Mumbai
(C) Typing Test for 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. The choice of language in the application will be final and no change will be allowed.
Typing Test will be administered on the Computer, to be provided by the Commission or any agency authorized by the Commission will be of qualifying in nature.
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 each of VH candidates for the Typewriting test. The Passage Dictators will read out the passage to the VH candidates within the allotted time period.
NOTE-I: 35 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. corresponds to 10500 key depressions per hour/9000 key depressions per hour respectively.
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS TO BE COMPLIED BY THE CANDIDATES IN THE WRITTEN EXAMINATION:
(i) Candidates must write the papers/indicate the answers in their own hand. The ovals on page-1 and page-2 of the OMR answer sheet should be marked with black ball point pen.
(ii) In the question papers, wherever necessary, the Metric systems of weights and measures only will be used.
(iii) Candidates are not permitted to use calculators and other electronic gadgets. They should not, therefore, bring the same inside the Examination Premises / Venue.
(iv) If any candidate is found to possess mobile phones or any electronic equipment or any other means of wireless communication in the working or switched off mode in the examination hall, his/her candidature shall be cancelled forthwith, besides entailing debarment from Commission’s examination for a period of up to 5 years and/or criminal prosecution.
MODE OF SELECTION:
Candidates will be shortlisted for the skill test on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination. Candidates who qualify in the skill test will be recommended for appointment by the Commission on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination selection of candidates will be made depending upon their merit position and option for various posts, Groups, Departments and States for which option is sought in the application.
Provided that SC, ST, OBC and PH candidates, who are selected for posts and for States of their choice on their own merit without relaxed standards, alongwith candidates belonging to other communities, will not be adjusted against the reserved share of vacancies. Such SC, ST, OBC and PH candidates will be accommodated against the general/unreserved vacancies as per their position in the overall Merit List. The reserved vacancies will be filled up separately from amongst the eligible SCs, STs, OBCs, and PH candidates which will, thus, comprise of SC , ST, OBC and PH candidates who are lower in merit than the last general candidate on merit list of unreserved category but otherwise found suitable for appointment even by relaxed standard.
An Ex-Serviceman or Physically Handicapped category candidate who qualifies on the basis of relaxed standards viz. age limit, experience or qualifications, permitted number of chances in written examination, extended zone of consideration, etc. is to be counted against reserved vacancies and not against general vacancies subject to fitness of such candidate for selection. Such candidates may also be recommended at the relaxed standards to the extent the number of vacancies reserved for them, to make up for the deficiency in the reserved quota, irrespective of their rank in the order of merit. In so far as cases of Ex-Serviceman are concerned, deduction of the military service rendered from the age of Ex-Servicemen is permissible against the reserved or unreserved posts and such exemption cannot be termed as relaxed standards in regard to age.
Success in the examination confers no right of appointment unless the Commission, Government are satisfied after such enquiry as may be considered necessary that the candidate is suitable in all respects of appointment to the service/post. The Commission undertakes detailed post examination analysis of answer sheets/scripts of the candidates at each stage of the Examination and, therefore, inclusion of the names in the list of qualified candidates at any stage provisionally will confer no right of appointment.
RESOLUTION OF TIE CASES: (Ties cases will be resolved by applying one after another, as applicable till the Tie is resolved).
(i) Total marks in the written examination.
(ii) Date of Birth, with older candidate placed higher.
(iii) Alphabetical order in which the first names of the candidates appear.
HOW TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted only in the prescribed format or On-line.
Preference: Candidates will be required to indicate in the application form for the Examination, the order of preference for the posts of Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerk and other equivalent posts and preference of Group-X & Y service.
Note: Candidates without option for posts or Groups or Departments or States will not be considered for selection.
Preference for Posts:
D: Data Entry Operator in Grade Pay of Rs. 2400/-
E: Data Entry Operator in Grade Pay less than Rs. 2400/-
L: Lower Division Clerk in Grade Pay of Rs. 1900/-
ADMISSION TO THE EXAMINATION:
All candidates who apply in response to this advertisement by the CLOSING DATE will be assigned Roll numbers which will be placed on the website of the concerned Regional Office at least two weeks before the date of the examination. A candidate must write his/her Roll number along with his/her name, date of birth and name of the examination while addressing any communication to the Commission. Communication from the candidate not furnishing these particulars shall not be entertained.
Admission Certificates (ACs) for the Examination indicating the time table and also venues of examination will be issued to all applicants about two weeks before the date of examination. IF ANY CANDIDATE DOES NOT RECEIVE ADMISSION CERTIFICATE FOR THE EXAMINATION ONE WEEK BEFORE THE DATE OF EXAMINATION, HE/SHE MUST IMMEDIATELY CONTACT THE CONCERNED REGIONAL/SUB REGIONAL OFFICE OF THE COMMISSION WITH PROOF OF HAVING SUBMITTED HIS/HER APPLICATION. (In case of Applications submitted under Certificate of Posting, the Date-Stamp of the Post-Office concerned should be clearly legible). FAILURE TO DO SO WILL DEPRIVE HIM/HER OF ANY CLAIM FOR CONSIDERATION. CANDIDATES ALSO HAVE THE OPTION TO DOWNLOAD THE ADMISSION CERTIFICATES FROM THE CONCERNED REGIONAL/SUB REGIONAL OFFICES WEBSITE. SUCH FACILITY WILL BE AVAILABLE ABOUT TWO WEEKS BEFORE THE EXAMINATION.
Candidates who applied on-line but are unable to download their Admission Certificates or do not receive their Admission Certificates at least one week before the date of the examination should contact the concerned Regional Office with details such as Registration ID, Transaction ID of SBI, copy of challan, etc. for obtaining the Admission Certificates. Details of deficiency in application, if any, will also be placed on the Commission’s website ( http://ssc.nic.in ) about two weeks before the examination.
Note: Candidates are advised that it is compulsory to carry a Photo ID such as Voter’s ID, Driving License, ID Cards issued by Government or other Offices where the candidates may be working. Candidates without such ID cards will not be allowed entry into the examination halls/Skill Test venues.
COMMISSION’S DECISION FINAL: The decision of the Commission in all matters relating to eligibility, acceptance or rejection of the applications, penalty for false information, mode of selection, conduct of examination(s) and interviews, allotment of examination centres, selection and allotment of posts/organizations to selected candidates will be final and binding on the candidates and no enquiry/correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
COURTS JURISDICTION: Any dispute in regard to this recruitment will be subject to courts/tribunals having jurisdiction over the place of concerned Regional/Sub-Regional Office of the SSC where the candidate has submitted his/her application.
Staff Selection Commission
Block No. – 12
Lodhi Road, New Delhi.
Phone: 011 – 24363343