UPSC Recruitment 2017: 13 Vacancies of Manager/ Section Officer Posts in Ministry of Defense

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Feb 22, 2017

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UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) invites applications for 13 vacancies of Manager Grade- I Section Officer posts in Canteen Stores Department. UPSC Recruitment 2017 Online Registration Process has been closed on December 15, 2016.

The Selection Process of UPSC Recruitment includes written test on March 19, 2017. All the shortlisted candidates of the written test will be called for interview rounds. The Final Selection of the candidates will depend on their performance in the written test and interview combined.

Name of the Poste Number of Vacancies Exam Duration
Manager grade-I 13 2 hours

UPSC Recruitment 2017 Schedule

The written exam of UPSC Recruitment 2017 for vacancies of Manager Grade-I, is scheduled on March 19, 2017. The detailed schedule for the upcoming events of the exam is listed below.

Activity Description Time
Applicants reached on examination hall 8:00 AM
Verification of UPSC admit card 8:00 AM
Candidates can enter in Lab 8:00 AM
Entry will closed for main entrance exam 8:45 AM
Password Announcement 9:20 AM
Applicants will open browser and read Instructions 9:20 to 9:30 AM
UPSC written test start 9:30 AM
UPSC written test end 11:30 AM

UPSC Recruitment 2017: Admit Card for Manager Grade-I - Section Officer in Canteen Stores Department

The Admit Card for the recruitment process will be available soon at Candidates can download the UPSC Recruitment 2017 Admit Card from the official website of UPSC. Details mentioned on the Admit Card must be verified and reported in case of any errors. The Admit Card/Hall Ticket is a necessary document to carry to the exam center in absence of which, applicants will be rejected from the process. Here, is the steps to download UPSC 2017 Admit Card

Admit Card Process

  1. Go to the official website
  2. Click on the link “UPSC 2017 Admit Card”
  3. Enter your registration number and password
  4. See your UPSC admit card on the computer screen
  5. Before download admit card verify your all information of admit card like Name, Registration number, Date of birth, Contact number etc
  6. Take printout for future reference

Note: In case there is any discrepancy in UPSC 2017 admit card contact exam authority.

UPSC Recruitment 2017 Syllabus

UPSC Recruitment 2017 exam will be held in both medium English and Hindi as well as English. However, questions pertaining to English Language Skills will be set in English only. The duration of UPSC 2017 written test will be 2 hours for a total of 100 marks. All the questions will be in MCQ (multiple choice questions) form. Candidates can choose their answer from the listed options. Applicants have to attempt all the questions. All the questions will carry equal marks. Negative marking is also applicable, one-third mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. No mark will be deduct unattempted questions.

Candidates must be aware from the UPSC 2017 Syllabus for the post of Manager Grade-I. The syllabus of UPSC is based on the topics is mentioned below:

  1. Basic English Language Skills.
  2. General Mental Ability.
  3. Personnel Management, Industrial Relations, Labour Laws.
  4. Principles of Management, General Accounting Principles.
  5. Materials Management.
  6. General Financial Rules.
  7. Developmental Issues, Current Trends in Indian Economy.
  8. Current Events of National and International Importance.
  9. Government Business Interface.
  10. Indian Union and International Affairs.  

UPSC Recruitment 2017: Selection Process

UPSC Recruitment 2017 selection process for the post of Manager Grade-I is based on final merit list and Interview. After the declaration of final merit list, shortlisted candidates will be eligible for Interview round. Shortlisted candidates would be asked to submit the documents in support of their claim for the posts. Their documents will be scrutinized and those candidates who fulfil all the eligibility conditions of the posts shall be called for interview.

UPSC Recruitment 2017: Important Guidelines

These are few Important Guidelines issued by UPSC. Candidates have to follow these point on the day of UPSE written test.

  • Candidates must bring their UPSC admit card to examination hall
  • Candidates have to bring their own pencil and pen containing blue or black ink
  • Applicants cannot bring any kind of electronic device to the exam center like Mobile phone, Calculator and Bluetooth etc.
  • A candidate can fill an application at once
  • UPSC authority can reject any application on any stage of selection process

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.