Union Minister, Mr. Jitendra Singh on Tuesday informed the nation that Common Eligibility Test(CET) Exam will be conducted in early 2022. This is going to be the first CET exam to recruit the candidates for non-technical group B and C for government Staff. Earlier, the NRA CET exam was expected to be held on 2021 but it has been delayed due to the current pandemic COVID-19 situation. The CET exam 2022 will be held in 12 different languages, and it is a one exam for many government examination.
Mr. Jitendra Singh further added that move is likely will be given to DoPT (Department of Personnel and Training) which will bring the “ease of recruitment” for young job aspirants and will be a major blessing for them and also the unique feature of this recruitment agency is that, it will have at least one examination center in the district especially for those youth who are living in a far flung remote area and are aiming for the government jobs.
Minister also added “there will also be a huge benefit to women and Divyang candidates and for those who find it financially unaffordable to appear for multiple tests by travelling to multiple Centers”. “The historic reform will provide a level playing field to all the candidates, regardless of his or her background or socio-economic status”, he said. This effort will also ensure economic utilization of resources by reducing the burden on government exchequer,” he further added.
Exams to be Replaced by CET 2022
The CET exam will be regulated by the newly constituted National Recruitment Agency(NRA) with the approval of the Union cabinet and by the unique involvement of Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi. This CET exams 2022 will be conducted to shortlist various candidates for non technical government staff of Group B and C. The recruitment for these mentioned groups are currently done by the Staff Selection Commission(SSC), Institute Of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), Railway Recruitment Board(RRBs), which will now be done by the NRA through CET exams from early 2022.
|Exams To Be Replaced By CET||Level|
|SSC MTS Paper 1||Matriculate|
|SSC GD Constable Paper 1||Matriculate|
|SSC GD Constable (Executive) Delhi Police||Higher Secondary|
|SSC CHSL Tier-1||Higher Secondary|
|SSC Stenographer Grade C||Higher Secondary|
|SSC CGL Tier 1||Graduate|
|SSC CPO Sub Inspector Paper 1||Graduate|
|SSC Selection Post||Matriculate/Higher Secondary/Graduate|
|RRB NTPC Tier 1||Matriculate/Higher Secondary/Graduate|
|RRB Grade D Tier 1||Graduate|
|IBPS PO Prelims||Graduate|
|IBPS Clerk Prelims||Graduate|
|IBPS RRB PO and Clerk Prelims||Graduate|
|Other Banking Exams||Graduate|