The number of applicants for jobs by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has shown tremendous increase making it among the top career choices for aspirants.
From 10.27 lakhs applicants in 2008-09 to 88.65 lakhs in 2011-12, jobs by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is among the top career choices nowadays. This was stated by Minister of State in PMO and Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions V Narayanasamy while delivering the inaugural address of the Regional Directors’ Conference of SSC in New Delhi.
The Minister complemented the performance of SSC and also appreciated the question bank of examinations of SSC. MOS also lauded the Commission for having introduced the tri-lingual papers in some examinations and conducting the examinations in 13 regional languages in various States of the country which enabled greater participation of the youth in applying for government jobs.
Earlier, giving his presidential address of the 2-day Regional Directors’ Conference, N K Raghupathy, Chairman, SSC, informed that in the financial year 2011-12, more than 84,000 applicants were selected to the Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ posts advertised by SSC.
The 2-day Regional Directors’ Conference was organised by the SSC to monitor the performance of the last one year. During the Conference, policy and procedures were reviewed and improvements suggested, deliberated upon and decision taken for their implementation in the ensuing year.