SSC LDC Recruitment 2013

According to the official site of SSC, the main responsibility of the Staff Selection Commission is to make recruitment to Group C (non-technical) & Group B (non-gazetted- both technical & non-technical) posts in departments of Government of India, its attached & subordinate offices except those for which recruitment is made by the Railway Recruitment Boards & Industrial Establishments. The Staff Selection Commission is also assigned the task of conducting Departmental Examinations for 1.Promotion from Group D to LDC Grade, 2. Promotion from LDC to UDC Grade and 3. Promotion from Stenographers Grade D to Stenographers Grade C besides holding Periodical Typewriting Tests in English & Hindi.

SSC Exam for DEO and LDC

Commission will hold a Combined All India Open Examination for recruitment to the posts of Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerk for which 12th Standard Pass or equivalent is the minimum qualification. The Examination will Candidates who have not acquired/will not acquire the educational qualification as on 01.08.2013 will not be eligible and need not apply.comprise of a Written Objective Type Examination followed by Data Entry Skill Test / Typing Test. 
The Commission will not undertake detailed scrutiny of applications for eligibility and other aspects at the time of written examination and, therefore, the candidature is accepted only provisionally. Before applying, candidates are advised to go through the requirements of educational qualification, age etc. and satisfy themselves that they are eligible for the concerned posts. 
Copies of supporting documents will be sought only from those candidates who qualify for the Skill Test/ Typing Test. When scrutiny is undertaken, if any claim made in the application is not found substantiated, the candidature will be cancelled and the Commission’s decision shall be final.

Educational Qualification

Must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent or higher examination from a recognised Board or University. 

As per Ministry of Human Resource Development Notification No. 44 dated 01.03.1995 published in Gazette of India edition dated 08.04.1995, the Degree obtained through open Universities/Distance Education Mode needs to be recognized by Distance Education Council, IGNOU. Accordingly, unless such Degrees had been recognized for the period when the candidates acquired the relevant qualification, they will not be accepted for the purpose of Educational Qualification. 

Candidates who have not acquired/will not acquire the educational qualification as on 01.08.2013 will not be eligible and need not apply. All candidates who are called for appearing at the Skill Test/Typing Test will be required to produce the relevant Certificates in Original such as Mark sheets, Provisional Certificate, as proof of having acquired the minimum educational qualification on or before 01.08.2013, Community Status certificate etc. failing which the candidature of such candidate will be cancelled by the Commission. 

Age Limit

A candidate must have attained the age of 18 years and must not have attained the age of 27 years as on 01.08.2013, for Data Entry Operator and Lower Division Clerk (i.e. he/she must have born not earlier than 02.08.1986 and not later than 01.08.1995)

Selection Process

Candidates will be shortlisted for the skill test on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination. Among candidates who qualify in the skill test, candidates will be recommended for appointment by the Commission on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination Selection of candidates will be made depending upon their merit position and option for various posts, Departments for which option they will exercised option.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted only in the prescribed format ( Annexure-I ) or On-line. For detailed instructions relating to the application form and how the application is to be submitted, please refer the original notification. Link is given below. 

All candidates who apply in response to this advertisement by the CLOSING DATE will be assigned Roll numbers which will be placed on the website of the concerned Regional Office at least two weeks before the date of the examination.

Important Dates

Closing Date:16.08.2013 
Date of Examination: 10.11.2013, 17.11.2013 

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