In an official notification, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has confirmed that the SSC Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGL) result 2016 will be declared on 8 November, 2016.
An estimated 38.04 lakh candidates registered for the exam, of which 14.99 lakh candidates took the computer-based entrance test from 27 August to 11 September at 415 centres across 96 cities.
The commission also notified that a re-test will be held for those candidates who appeared in the second shift (Batch II) exam on 27 August from 4.15 - 5.30pm. The re-test will be held on 27 October.
The tentative date schedule for SSC CGL Tier 2 exam is 30 November to 2 December, 2016.
"The result for CGLE (Tier-I)-2016, in context of the revised schedule of the examination,is tentatively proposed to be declared on 08.11.2016 and that CGLE (Tier-II)-2016 would be tentatively held w.e.f. 30.11.2016 to 02.12.2016," stated a notice on the official website.
The SSC conducts entrance tests to select candidates for the Government of India for group 'B' (Non-Gazetted) and group 'C' (Non-Technical) levels. The candidates are hired across various ministries, government departments and offices in the country.
"The final merit will be prepared on overall performance in Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III. However, the candidate will need to qualify all the tiers - Tier-I, Tier-II and Tier-III - separately. There will be no sectional cut-off," states another notice on the official website.