SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-3 Date Changed Among Controversies | Know Changes in Exam Schedule Here

Staff Selection Commission has postponed the schedule of CGL Tier-3 exam due to ongoing controversies in SSC exam scam.

SSC CGL 2017 Tier-3 Exam dates have been postponed by the authorities. Notified via the release of an important notice available on online, SSC CGLE 2017 Tier-3 was earlier scheduled for March 31, 2018. The ‘Combined Graduate Level Examination’ Tier-III test schedule is now postponed. The dates for holding the SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam has been extended and the entire schedule delayed online.

The notification released stating the delayed SSC CGL Tier 3 Exam schedule does not reveal any exact date of the same. Though, the test has been delayed till May 2018 now. The SSC CGL 2017 Tier-III shall now be held sometime in May 2018 this year now.

SSC CGL Tier-3 Exam Dates Postponed Due To SSC Exam Scam Controversy

Delaying the complete exam schedule of SSC CGLE 2017 this year, the authorities have postponed the dates of descriptive test as well. The test shall be conducted in the same manner but on a different day now. The students are iterated to check SSC official website for updates regarding SSC CGL Tier-3 Exam dates online.

Although changes have been made to the examination schedule of the SSC CGL Tier-III Exam, no changes have been introduced to its exam pattern, conduct and mode online. SSC CGL Tier-3 is held as a Descriptive Exam for candidates who qualify Tier-2 level of it.

About SSC CGL Tier-III Exam (Descriptive Paper) | Know Details 

SSC CGL Tier-III Exam is an offline test conducted in a ‘pen-paper mode’ as a written test every year. The test duration is 60 minutes i.e. 1 hour. The total marks of the SSC CGL Tier-3 Exam is 100 marks. Candidates are iterated to get famliar with the test pattern. Also, check previous sample papers to get a gist of SSC CGL Tier-III Exam.

For more details about ‘SSC CGL Tier-III Exam Pattern, Duration & Other Details’, check here.

The ongoing SSC exam scam controversy has tightly gripped many other tests in its quagmire. Candidates have been struggling hard to break free from the shackles of the cobweb woven around. But to their utter shock, the case is being probed and delayed.

The new exam dates of SSC CGL Tier-3 shall be intimidated to candidates via the release of new official notification shortly online. Candidates are requested to keep a tab on online to get news of latest updates and details online.

We wish all the candidates aspiring for SSC CGL 2017 Tier-III Descriptive exam, all the very best!


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