Ramakanta Biswas

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released an important notification for candidates who appeared in the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2022 (CGLE-2022).

As per the rules, Option-cum-Preference(s) for post(s)/ department(s) are required to be submitted by those candidates who have appeared in Tier-II examination before the declaration of the final result.

"Accordingly, all candidates, who have appeared in Tier-II, are advised to submit their Option-cum-Preference for post(s)/ department(s) for CGLE-2022 through their respective ‘CANDIDATE LOGIN’ on the website of SSC (Headquarters) i.e., https://ssc.nic.in , wherein a tab for submission of Option-cum-Preference(s) for post(s)/ department(s) will be activated which will remain active during the period from 27.04.2023 to 01.05.2023," the SSC said in a notice. 

The commission said that candidates can revise the Option-cum-Preference(s) only during the stipulated period and Option-cum-Preference(s) last submitted by the candidate will be treated as final.

"Candidates who fail to exercise their Option-cum-Preference(s) during the aforesaid period, shall not be given any further opportunity for submission of their Option-cumPreference(s) and such candidates will not be considered for inclusion in the final merit list/final selection," the commission said.

"Therefore, the candidates who have appeared in Tier-II are required to mandatorily exercise their Option-cum-Preference(s) for consideration of their candidature in the final merit list/final selection in CGLE-2022," the commission added.

The commission reiterated that the candidates will not be provided any further opportunity for the exercise of Option-cum-Preference beyond the given dates. 

"Any grievance received in this regard in any form like Post, Fax, Email, by hand, etc. shall not be entertained by the Commission and will be summarily rejected," it added.