In a notice issued by the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), result of CEPTAM 8 exam 2016 is under process and would be declared in November. The CEPTAM 08 examination was conducted by the DRDO on July 17 this year and several lakh candidates are currently waiting for the announcement of results.
We had earlier speculated that the results of CEPTAM 08 exam would be announced on September 28, however, DRDO said that the results are currently under process. The authorities further clarified that it would take another month for preparing the results. The CEPTAM result is expected to be announced in the month of November and it is very unlikely that the authorities would further extend this timeline. The candidates are advised to keep a close watch on the official portal for further updates.
For the first time, DRDO has introduced tier-II examination for CEPTAM. The candidates securing enough marks to be included in the merit list will be called to appear for another exam, termed as Tier-II exam. The authorities have not yet declared the date for the tier-II exam. The written exam has been conducted to fill 1,141 posts that includes 563 posts of Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ 345 posts of Technician ‘A’ and 233 posts under Admin & Allied Cadre (Junior Translator, Stenographer Grade II, Admin Assistant ‘A’, Store Assistant ‘A’, Assistant Halwai-cum-Cook, Vehicle Operator ‘A’). Check more details of the Tier-II exam here.
DRDO has also cautioned the aspirants regarding fraudulent messages or persons. “The recruitment process in CEPTAM is completely online and is based purely on merit. Candidates are advised NOT to get trapped by fraudulent messages/persons who claims to help in getting the CEPTAM-08 examination passed in lieu of monetary benefits/bribe,” DRDO said in the release.