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Impact of Coronavirus on SSC 2020 Exam dates

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Sep 11, 2020

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The outbreak of the coronavirus had impacted India in a number of ways which also includes a heavy blow to the government sector recruitment process. Due to the lockdown caused by the virus outbreak, several exams like SSC CHSL, SSC JE, SSC CPO and SSC GD had been postponed repeatedly. Eventually a new calendar for the exams were released by the Commission. Check the SSC 2020 exam Calendar here

The following are the latest updates on the different exams conducted by SSC all in one place:

  1. SSC CGL
  • The tier-II of 2019-20 exam have been postponed from November 2, 2020 to November 5, 2020. Earlier this was scheduled for June 22-25, 2020 but got postponed due to the nation-wide lockdown.
  • The tier-III 2019-20 exam is going to be held on November 22, 2020, after being postponed. This was scheduled to be conducted immediately after Tier-II 2019-20.
  • The result for CGL 2018 Tier-III will be published on October 4, 2020. Initially, it was supposed to be published on May 8, 2020.

Also read- UPSC Exam date calendar 2021

  • The Tier-I for the remaining candidates will be conducted from October 12-16, 2020 and October 19, 20 and 26, 2020. It was earlier scheduled for March 17-28, 2020. However, the exams after March 20, 2020 were called off as the lockdown started.
  1. SSC JE
  • The notification for 2020-21 was to be released in August 4, 2020 but it has been delayed.
  • The 2019 paper-I will be conducted from October 27-30, 2020. Earlier the exam was to be conducted from March 30, 2020 to April 2, 2020 but got postponed.
  • The Paper-II 2018-19 result will be released on September 21, 2020. It was supposed to be published on April 9, 2020.
  1. SSC GD
  • The exam for GD DME 2018 was held from August 24, 2020 to September 10, 2020. It was scheduled to be conducted from March 26, 2020 to April 7, 2020 but got postponed due to the pandemic.
  • The SSC GD RME will be conducted from September 14- November 10, 2020. It got postponed to this dates from March 24- April 30, 2020.
  1. SSC Stenographer
  • The SSC Stenographer 2020 notification was to be released on August 4, 2020 but got delayed to an indefinite date.
  • Initially the 2019-20 CBT was to be conducted from May 5-7, 2020 but now will be conducted from November 16-18, 2020, after being postponed.
  1. SSC CPO
  • The Notification for 2020 was to be released in June 17, 2020 but has got indefinitely postponed.
  • The paper-II for 2019-20 has been indefinitely postponed from June 21, 2020.
  • The CPO medical test for 2018 exam was called off from March 23, 2020 and yet to be notified.
  1. SSC JHT
  • The paper-I was postponed and is going to be held in November 19, 2020. Earlier it was supposed to be held in October 1, 2020.
  1. SSC MTS
  • The SSC MTS 2020 notification has been delayed from its original date- June 2, 2020.
  • The result of paper-II 2019 will be announced on October 31, 2020, after being delayed due to the pandemic.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.