Public Service Commission West Bengal Recruitment of 50 Assistant Programme Officer. Last Dt. 18/07/2017


Public Service Commission West Bengal is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 50 posts of Assistant Programme Officer under the Panchayats and Rural Development Department, Govt. of West Bengal. Selection of the candidates will be through Special Recruitment Examination-2017. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Public Service Commission West Bengal (See URL below). Advt.No.17/2017. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —

No. of Vacancies: 50 Nos. (UR-23, SC-11, ST-03, OBC-10, PH-02, Meritorious Sportspersons*-01)


Educational Qualification: Degree from a recognized University or its equivalent.


NOTE: Candidates must have ability to read, write and speak in Bengali (Not applicable to the candidates whose mother tongue in Nepali).


Age Limit: Minimum-21 years and maximum-39 years as on 01/01/2017.


Pay Scale: Rs.7,100 – Rs.37,600 and Grade Pay Rs.3,900/-


Sports eligibility for 01 post reserved for Meritorious Sportsperson:
*Meritorious Sportsperson in the area of International Competition, National Competition, Inter-University Tournament and National Sports/Games for School Education in the following list of Sports:-
(i) Athletics (including Track and Field events), (ii) Badminton, (iii) Basket Ball, (iv) Cricket, (v) Football, (vi) Hockey, (vii) Swimming, (viii) Table Tennis, (ix) Volley Ball, (x) Tennis, (xi) Weightlifting, (xii) Wrestling, (xiii) Boxing, (xiv) Cycling, (xv) Gymnastics, (xvi) Judo, (xvii) Rifle Shooting, (xviii) Kabaddi and (xix) Kho-Kho.


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 belonging to the reserved category of state other than West Bengal, will be treated as General Candidates.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Preliminary Examination, Final Examination and Personality Test.
Preliminary Examination will be held in Kolkata centre as well as in Burdwan, Medinipur, Malda and Siliguri centre tentatively on 16/09/2017 and Final Examination will be held in Kolkata.


Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Public Service Commission West Bengal —


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


Application Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.160/- as Application Fee. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking OR can be paid through Bank by means of fee payment Challan. Fee Challan can be downloaded from the official website of Public Service Commission West Bengal. See released advertisement for more details.



How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Public Service Commission West Bengal — (See Application form’s link given below) from dated 27/06/2017 to 18/07/2017

Before applying for the post, candidates are required to register themselves by clicking the link “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” in the commission’s website. Candidates who have registered earlier may login to their dashboard directly.

Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it for future correspondence. DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.


For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)


Important Dates:
Starting Date of Online Application: 27/06/2017 (11:30 am)
Closing Date of Online Application: 18/07/2017 (12:00 midnight)


Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of PSC West 
For Advt., See following PDF fileDownload PDF
To Apply Online now, visit the following URLApply Online (Form submission will begin from 27.06.2017)