Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is inviting application from the eligible candidates for the posts of Senior Grade of Indian Information Service (IIS) Group-B (Gazetted). Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
SENIOR GRADE OF INDIAN INFORMATION SERVICE GROUP-B (GAZETTED)
No. of Vacancies: 72 Nos. (SC-11, ST-05, OBC-20, UR-36)
Language wise vacancies:
i) Bengali: 03 posts
ii) English: 21 posts
iii) Marathi: 03 posts
iv) Gujarati: 02 posts
v) Hindi: 19 posts
vi) Oriya: 02 posts
vii) Tamil: 04 posts
viii) Malayalam: 02 posts
ix) Telugu: 04 posts
x) Kannada: 02 posts
xi) Urdu: 04 posts
xii) Assamese: 02 posts
xiii) Punjabi: 02 posts
xiv) Kashmiri: 01 post
xv) Manipuri: 01 post
Educational Qualification: i) Degree of a recognized University or Institute.
ii) Diploma/Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism/ Mass Communication from a recognized University/Institution. OR Degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from a recognized University/Institute.
iii) Candidates must have studied concerned Indian language upto 10th Class.
Experience: Two years experience of journalistic, publicity or public relation work in Government Department/Public Sector Undertaking/Autonomous Organisation/News agency/ Newspaper registered with the Registrar of News papers of India (RNI) / any other Listed Private Organization.
Age Limit: Maximum-30 years as on 30.06.2017.
Pay Scale: Rs.9300 – Rs.34800 with Grade Pay of Rs.4600/-
Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST, 03 years for OBC and 10 years for PWD category. Ex-Serviceman & Others, if any — As per Govt. norms.
Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Recruitment Test and Interview.
Application Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.25/- as Application Fee.
NO APPLICATION FEE REQUIRED IN CASE OF SC/ST/PH/WOMEN CANDIDATES.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) — www.upsconline.nic.in from dated 29.06.2017 to 30.06.2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 29.06.2017