SSC: deadline extended to apply for various exams as official website is down

Since, the official website faced downtime over past days, Staff Selection Commission (SSC) earlier today issued a notice regarding the extension of last dates to apply for various recruitment processes. It must be noted that the commission’s official website i.e., which facilitates the service to candidates to submit their application forms for the exams conducted by SSC itself, or which the SSC extends this facility to.

SSCThe SSC said in the notice, ” The Commission is aware that the aspirants are facing difficulty in applying for various ongoing examinations conducted by the SSC. To suitably address this issue, the servers of the SSC are being closed down for 3 days. The candidates will not be able to apply during this period for any of the examinations.”

In short, that means that SSC websites and will remain closed from 10 October 2016 (12 noon) to 13 October 2016 (12 noon). As we noted earlier today that these sites were not working since many of our readers acknowledged this issue, the good thing happened and SSC provided the extension in dates.

Read: SSC CGL 2016 result this week

With the above notice, here’s the list of exams for which the dates are being extended.

SSC Delhi Police recruitment 2016 constable examination- The last date to apply for this examination has been extended to October 21, 2016 till 5 PM. The challan generation facility will close on 19 October 2016 (5 PM).

SSC CHSL 2016: The official notification was released on the evening of October 7th and registrations had began from October 8th, and since then the candidates have been reporting downtime on However, now the SSC has notified about the problem, candidates can relax a bit. The deadline to submit applications for CHSL 2016 was 7th November 2016 earlier, and has now been fixed as November 11th, 2016 (5 PM).

SSC JE 2016: The last date to apply will now be November 3rd, 2016 (5 PM) instead of October 31st. Know more about JE exam here.

SSC Selection Posts: The last date for these exams have been extended to October 21, 2016 (5 PM).

The candidates may find the notice on and too regarding the extension in date.

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