Did did you appear for SSC CGL 2016 exam hoping to be eligible for jobs in govt sector? Then the delay in results would have made you very impatient.But a latest official announcement from the commission that the Tier I exam results to be out in the month of November 2016 will surely bring some relief.They have also revealed the Tier II exam dates.
Qualifying in SSC CGL exam is compulsory to get appointed in group B or C cadre posts in Govt of India`s ministries/ departments such as Income Tax, Ministry of External Affairs, CBI etc.,So a large number of graduates sit for this recruitment test, every year that usually has approx 10 – 12,000 vacancies.
SSC CGL 2016: 14 Lakh took Tier I Exam
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) had for the first time conducted their CGL (combined graduate level) examination through online mode from August 27 to November 11, 2016.
A total of 14.99 lakh candidates appeared for the Tier I test from 38.04 lakh people who had submitted their applications.Because of this enormous number,the CGL exam was held in 43 batches at 415 locations across 96 cities throughout India.
Re-Exam Proposed: Citing ‘administrative reasons’ SSC has decided to hold a re-examination for all those who took part in 2nd shift (batch-II) conducted at 4.15 PM – 5.30 PM on 27.08.2016.
The re-exam for these candidates only shall happen on October 27th & further details would be informed on SSC website in the coming days.
SSC CGL Tier I Results
Few weeks back, we had reported about RTI reply given by SSC regarding tier I answer key/ result dates.Now, the commission has revealed the exact dates for us to look forward.
SSC CGL Tier I results to be out on November 8, 2016
SSC CGL Tier II exam dates – November 30 to December 2, 2016
The official notification is published on SSC website & can be downloaded from this website here (.pdf)