We will be performing routine server maintenance on Oct 30 from 11:00 pm to 07:00 am. We sincerely regret the inconvenience caused.
+91-85588-96644 - or - Request a Call
TCY online

Login

Sign Up

Please enter a Username or Email ID
Please enter a password
Keep me logged in
Login with OTP
Please enter your name
Please enter your mobile number
You can't leave Captcha Code empty
By submitting this form, you agree to the Terms & Privacy Policy.
OR

Sign Up via Facebook

Sign Up via Google

Sign Up via Twitter

Download Software
Tests given

Download TCY App

OR
App Image

Single Eligibility Exam for Recruitment in Union/State governments and PSUs

Single Eligibility Exam for Recruitment in Union/State governments and PSUs

Single Eligibility Exam for Recruitment in Union/State governments and PSUs

By Admin / Aug 24, 2020

 

In a single stroke, the Union Government has reduced the pain, physical and financial, of the unemployed, particularly those belonging to the rural areas and the female gender. The ease of ‘exam business’ (if it may be called so), has been in the making for the past some years. The government started off with eliminating selection through ‘interview’ for Class III and Class IV posts. This was followed up with elimination of multiple exams for engineering and medical entrance (JEE and NEET). Now the focus is on recruitment exams for Group B & C non-gazetted posts, where the eligibility is matriculation (10th pass), Sr. Secondary (12th pass) or graduation. In particular, the preliminary or tier-1 exams (let us call them Eligibility Tests) conducted by the following agencies will all be brought under the Combined Eligibility Test, to be conducted by the National Recruitment Agency (NRA):

 

  • Staff Selection Commission (SSC): Includes exams like CHSL, CGL, Stenographers, MTS (Tier-1 only)
  • Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS):  Includes exams like Clerical, RRB, for PSU Banking and Insurance (Prelims only)
  • Railway Recruitment Board (RRB): Includes NTPC

The agencies will continue to hold the selection exams (mains) for final selection, but the eligibility will be candidates that have cleared the cut-off in the Combined Eligibility Test.

 

Features of the Combined Eligibility Test

  • To be held twice a year
  • To be held separately for 10th pass, 12th pass and graduates
  • No limit on number of attempts
  • Highest score to be counted
  • Score valid for 3 years
  • Standard curriculum with standard degree of difficulty level
  • Multiple choice questions
  • In multiple Indian languages
  • Online exam and online registration
  • Online test scheduling and centre selection by candidates
  • Every district in the country to have at least one test centre
  • Quick results

 

The Combined Eligibility Test is a great relief to the hassled millions that presently have to run from pillar to post even to register their eligibility. And it is also a relief in the burden on the pockets of their parents and guardians, for they don’t have to shell out fee for all those tier-1 exams. It is also expected to bring a lot of transparency and standardization into the system.

 

The significance of this single step will be visible in due course of time, for the CET scores are also expected to be shared with all types of employers in the Union and State governments, as well as PSUs and Private Industry.

 

It is expected that the National Recruitment Agency (NRA) and the Combined Eligibility Test will be operational from 2021.

                                                                                   

All this is so very new still. Students still don’t know what all to expect. While more detail is awaited, the experts at TCY are already gearing up to be in a position to deliver the closest match to the actual expected test format/pattern/level. Our research team will be on the watch for the minutest clues and detail so that our students go fully prepared from Day-1.

  • Share Article:
Post Comments
Last updated on : Oct 26, 2020

Search

latest post

The Likely Impact of Covid-19 in Shaping the Education Industry

The Likely Impact of Covid-19 in Shaping the Education Industry

By TCYonline / May 19, 2020

A teacher's journey with TCY

A teacher's journey with TCY

By TCYonline / Apr 22, 2020

 Most Literate = Most Skilled?

Most Literate = Most Skilled?

By TCYonline / Mar 04, 2020

Passion over Signal ?

Passion over Signal ?

By TCYonline / Feb 27, 2020

It's Raining IIM Calls on TCY Platform

It's Raining IIM Calls on TCY Platform

By TCYonline / Feb 26, 2020

Now, Reservations for Men?

Now, Reservations for Men?

By TCYonline / Feb 21, 2020

Poet or Non-Poet? Who is more likely to crack a Banking/Govt job Exam in India?

Poet or Non-Poet? Who is more likely to crack a Banking/Govt job Exam in India?

By TCYonline / Feb 21, 2020

Shifting to a bigger city for better Results?, Worth it?

Shifting to a bigger city for better Results?, Worth it?

By TCYonline / Feb 21, 2020

10 Practical Tips for MBA Exam Preparation

10 Practical Tips for MBA Exam Preparation

By TCYonline / Feb 21, 2020

CLAT: Pattern Changed. No Need to Panic

CLAT: Pattern Changed. No Need to Panic

By TCYonline / Jan 29, 2020