Direct Recruitment for the posts of Officers in Grade ‘B’ (General) – DR, DEPR and DSIM in Common Seniority Group (CSG) Streams – 2017
1. Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) – (General) / Total: 145 (GEN/UR- 73, OBC-39,SC-22,ST-11 )
Qualification: A minimum of 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) or an equivalent grade in Bachelor’s degree as well as in 12th (or Diploma or equivalent) and 10th Standard examinations.
The minimum qualifying percentage or an equivalent grade for the Bachelor’s degree will be in aggregate for all semesters / years
2. Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) – DEPR / Total: 12 (GEN/UR- 09 , OBC- 03 )
Essential: A Master’s Degree in Economics / Econometrics / Quantitative Economics / Mathematical Economics / Integrated Economics Course/ Finance, with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters /years from a recognised Indian or Foreign University /Institute.
Note: SC,ST and PWD candidates having second class with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters / years in Master’s Degree examination or equivalent recognized qualifications are eligible to apply.
Desirable: A Doctorate Degree in Economics or research or teaching experience in Economics or publications in standard journals would be considered as an additional qualification.Candidates having M.Phil. Degree and Doctorate Degree from a recognized Indian/Foreign University/Institute in the specified subjects will be eligible for relaxation in the upper age limit by 2 year and 4 years respectively.
Candidates having Master’s Degree with Research/Teaching experience at a recognized Indian/Foreign University/Institute will be eligible for relaxation in upper age limit to the extent of number of years of such experience subject to a maximum of three years. For experience, probationary period will not be reckoned.
3. Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) – DSIM / Total: 4 (GEN/UR-01 ,SC-1,ST- 02 )
Essential: A Master’s Degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Mathematical Economics/ Econometrics/ Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ Applied Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Bombay with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters / years; OR Master’s Degree in Mathematics with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters / years and one year post graduate diploma in Statistics or related subjects from an institute of repute; OR M. Stat. Degree of Indian Statistical Institute with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of all semesters / years OR Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) jointly offered by ISI Kolkata, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters/years.
NOTE: For SC, ST and PWD candidates, the minimum marks required in Master’s Degree as in items a, b, c and d above is 50% or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters/ years.
Desirable: (i) Candidates with a Doctorate in topics related to above subjects will be given preference. (ii) Research or teaching experience and publication in standard journals will be considered as an additional qualification.
Note: Candidates possessing M.Phil. and Ph.D. qualification in the specified subjects will be eligible for relaxation in upper age limit by 2 years and 4 years respectively.
Candidates with research/teaching experience at a recognized Indian /Foreign University/ Institute will be eligible for relaxation in upper age limit to the extent of number of years of such experience subject to a maximum of three years. For experience, probationary period will not be reckoned.
Pay Scale: Selected Candidates will draw a starting basic pay of Rs. 35,150/- p.m. in the scale of Rs. 35150-62400 applicable to Officers in Grade B and they will also be eligible for Dearness Allowance, Local allowance, House Rent Allowance, Family allowance, and Grade Allowance as per rules in force from time to time. At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments are approximately Rs. 67,933/-(approx.).
Age Limits: 1. A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on the 1st of May, 2017 i.e., he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd May, 1987 and not later than 1st May, 1996. For candidates possessing M.Phil. and Ph.D. qualification, upper age limit will be 32 and 34 years respectively.
Note 1: The candidate must hold a degree of any of Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University Under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification from a foreign university recognized by the Association of Indian Universities.
Note 2: Some Universities/Institutes/Boards do not award Class or percentage of marks and allot Aggregate Grade Points (e.g. CGPA/OGPA/CPI, etc.). In case University/Institute/Board defines criteria for conversion of Aggregate Grade Point into percentage of marks, the same will be accepted. However, where the University/ Institute/ Board does not define criteria for conversion of Aggregate Grade Point into percentage of marks, in the degree/passing certificates, the undefined parameter(s) would be worked out as under:
Equivalent CGPA/OGPA/CPI or similar terminologies allotted on a 10 point scale: 6.75 Aggregate Percentage of Marks: 60%
Equivalent CGPA/OGPA/CPI or similar terminologies allotted on a 10 point scale: 6.25
Aggregate Percentage of Marks: 55%
Equivalent CGPA/OGPA/CPI or similar terminologies allotted on a 10 point scale: 5.75
Aggregate Percentage of Marks: 50%
Online Examination Centres for Phase – I (Gr. B (DR)-General / Paper I (DEPR/DSIM)
Andaman & Nicobar-Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh & Telangana -Guntur, Narasaraopet, Hyderabad, Rangareddy-Kodada, Karimnagar, Warangal, Rajahmundry, Kakinada, Tirupati, Chittoor, Vijaywada, Kanchikacherla, Gudlavalleru, Eluru, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
Arunachal Pradesh- Itanagar,Naharlagun city
Assam -Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar
Bihar-Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Patna
Chattisgarh- Raipur, Bhilai
Daman & Diu – Jamnagar
Goa – Varna
Gujarat- Ahmedabad, Gandhi Nagar, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
Haryana- Hissar, Karnal, Rohtak
Himachal Pradesh – Dharamsala, Shimla
Jammu & Kashmir – Jammu
Jharkhand-Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Karnataka-Belgaum, Bagalkot, Bengaluru, Chikaballapur, Kolar, Tumkur, Gulbarga, Bidar, Hubli, Dharwad, Haliyal, Gadag, Mangalore, Mysore, Mandya, Udipi
Kerala -Kannur, Kasargod, Kochi, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Pathanamthitta, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Thrichur,Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Nagarcoil
Madhya Pradesh – Bhopal, Gwalior , Indore, Jabalpur
Maharashtra- Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Solapur
Nagaland – Kohima
New Delhi- Delhi –NCR
Orissa-Balasore, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Sambalpur
Puducherry – Puducherry, Cuddalore, Villupuram
Punjab – Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
Rajasthan -Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur
Sikkim-Gangtok, Bardang City
Tamilnadu -Chennai, Vellore, Coimbatore, Erode, Thirupur, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Dindigul Salem, Namakkal, Thiruchirapalli, Perambalur, Pudukottai, Thanjavur, Tirunelvelli, Kanyakumari, Tuticorin
Uttar Pradesh -Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi
Uttarakhand – Dehradun, Haldwani, Nainital, Roorkee City
West Bengal -Berhampore (WB), Durgapur, Kolkata, Greater Kolkata, Howrah, Hooghly,
Centres for Phase – II – Gr B (DR) – General / Paper II & III (DEPR /DSIM)
Ahmedabad /Jammu/Bengaluru /Kanpur/Bhopal/ Kochi/Bhubaneswar /Lucknow/Kolkata / Mumbai/ Chandigarh /Nagpur/Chennai /New Delhi/Guwahati / Patna/Hyderabad /Pune/Jaipur/ Tiruvananthapuram.
The Centres and the date of holding the examination as mentioned above are liable to be changed at the discretion of the Board. Allotment of Centres will be on the ‘first-apply-first allot’ basis, and once the capacity of a particular Centre is attained, the same will be frozen. Applicants, who cannot get a Centre of their choice will be required to choose a Centre from the remaining ones. Applicants are, thus, advised that they may apply early so that they could get a Centre of their choice.
Application Fee and Intimation Charges
1. SC/ST/PWD Intimation Charges only : Rs.100
2. GEN/OBC Application fee including intimation charges: Rs.850
Hiring Process : Written-test
Job Role : HR / Admin
Important dates :
Website Link Open –For On-Line Registration of Applications and Payment of Fees/Intimation Charges :May 03, 2017 (for Gr B DR General), May 05, 2017 (for DEPR /DSIM) to May 23, 2017 *
1. Officers in Gr B (DR) – General Phase-I Online Examination: June 17, 2017 $,Phase-II Online Examination: July 7, 2017£
2. Officers in Gr B (DR) – (DEPR)*: Paper –I Online Examination: June 17, 2017 $, Paper – II & III Online/Written Examination: July 6 and / or 7, 2017£
(To be confirmed in Admit cards)
3. Officers in Gr B (DR) – (DSIM) @ Paper –I Online Examination:June 17, 2017 $, Paper – II & III Online/ Written Examination: July 6 and / or 7, 2017£
(To be confirmed in Admit cards)