UPSC Recruitment 2020- Vacancies for Scientific officers, Sub-editors- Ad- 08/2020

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Aug 10, 2020

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The Union Public Service Commission have released a advertisement on August 8, 2020 for recruiting eligible candidates for 24 vacancies in Group A and B. The Online Recruitment Application or ORA is invited for any candidate who have the minimum required qualifications for these posts. The last date to apply for these posts is August 27, 2020. The complete and submitted form can be downloaded from the official website till August 28, 2020. Also Read- UPSC 2019 cut-off released

According to the advertisement there are 24 vacancies for positions like Junior Scientific officer, lecturer, Sub-editor and more. The details of the vacancies along with the minimum eligibility required for each post is made available in the advertisement. The following tables gives a gist of the eligibility required for the different posts.




Scientific officer

Within 35 years

M.Sc. in Botany or Zoology with Pharmacognosy as Main subject

3years experience in drug analysis

Junior Scientific Officer (Ministry of Defence- Navy)

Within 30 years

M.Sc. in Physics, Applied Physics, Polymer Chemistry, Electronics, Bachelor’s degree in any engineering discipline.

2years minimum experience

Lecturer (Physiotherapy)

Lecturer (Prosthetics and Orthotics)

Lecturer (Vocational Guidance)

Within 35 years

Master’s degree in relevant field from any recognized university

2years of teaching experience

The application form is available online at the official website of UPSC and the application fees is INR 25 for everyone except female candidates and reserved categories. The candidates will have to carry the copy of the application form along with the relevant documents at the time of the interview.

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