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New Delhi: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) on Wednesday postponed the date of the Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGLE) tier 1 from 1 August to 5 August.

In a notification on its website,, SSC said, “In partial modification to the earlier announced date(s) of the said examination from 1st August, 2017 to 20th August, 2017, the Commission would now be conducting the Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 from 5th August, 2017 to 24th August, 2017."

The notification adds: “There will be no exam on 7th, 13th , 14th and 15th August, 2017."

Aspirants can get non-gazetted Group B and Group C posts in various ministries/departments/organisations in the government after clearing the CGL exam.

The examination will comprise of a computer based examination for tier-I and tier-II, written descriptive examination for tier-III and CPT/DEST/Document verification for Tier-IV.

The closing date for submitting the exam form was 16 June.

“Subject to administrative/public exigencies, final selection through the Combined Graduate Level Examination to specific categories of posts would be according to the confirmed number of vacancies from the concerned Indenting Ministries/Department/Office/Cadres before declaration of results," reads the CGLE notification issued by SSC earlier in May.

Other exams conducted by SSC include the Combined Higher Secondary Level (CHSL), Junior Engineer (JE) and others.

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