SSC Recruitment 2019: Big Relief For CGL & CHSL Candidates, Finally Some Good News

New Delhi: In what could be a big relief for the candidates of Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGLE) and Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination (CHSLE), the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has assured that very soon it is going to complete the evaluation of Skill Test for these exams.

The Commission has been receiving representations from the candidates of Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGLE) 2017 requesting for immediate declaration of final results of the aforesaid examination.

Despite its extremely tight schedule, the Commission stated that it had prioritized conducting of the Document Verification and Skill Test for 35,990 eligible candidates of CGLE 2017 between June 16, 2019 till July 31, 2019.

The evaluation of the Skill Test (CPT and DEST) is a time consuming process which on an average takes about 3-4 months from the date of completion of the Skill Test. The evaluation of the Skill Test for CGLE 2017 is currently under progress and is likely to be completed by November 2019.

It would also be pertinent to mention that the Commission upon completion of the MTS (NT) Examination 2019 has also prioritized and undertaken the Document Verification and Skill Test for 33,967 candidates of the CHSLE 2017 Examination w.e.f. 16.8.2019 to 22.9.2019.

Posting a genuine reason for the delay, the Commission said it has been heavily engaged in the conduct of its examinations, in strict conformity with the Annual Calendar 2019-20.

During the period, since May 2019, the Commission conducted three of its major mandated examinations namely, (i) Combined Graduate Level Examination (Tier-I) 2018 for about 25.97 Lakh candidates, (ii) Combined Higher Secondary Level (Tier-I) Examination 2018 for about 29.68 Lakh candidates and (iii) Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff (Paper-I) Examination 2019 for about 38.58 Lakh candidates.

During the said period, the Commission also processed and declared the results of the following examinations:- (i) Combined Higher Secondary Level (Tier-II) Examination 2017 on May 10, 2019, (ii) Selection Post Phase VI Examination 2018 for Matriculation, Intermediate and Graduation Level Examinations on May 17, 2019, (iii) SIs in Delhi Police and CAPFs and ASIs in CISF (Paper-I) Examination 2018 on May 25, 2019; and (iv) Constable (GD) Examination 2018 on June 20, 2019.

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