Important Notification : Applications invited by UGC for the positions of Deputy Secretaries and Education Officers

New Delhi : The University Grants Commission (UGC) has released an official notification inviting all the interested, eligible candidates for 4 positions of Deputy Secretary And 2 positions for Education Officer vacancies. Interested candidates can apply online through the the prescribed format till April 5 on the website.

Educational qualification required

Education Officer: All the candidates interested in applying need to possess a master’s degree with 55 per cent from a recognised university/institute.

Also, the applicant should have five years of teaching or research or educational administration experience.

Deputy Secretary: The applicant should have a master’s degree along with at least seven years of teaching or educational or administrative experience.

For complete information about the eligibility, location, remuneration and application process in detail, refer Official Notification (Click Here to View).

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UGC Recruitment 2019: Age limit criteria

Deputy Secretary: The upper age limit for this post is 45 years as on April 12, 2019

Education Officer: The candidates should not exceed the maximum age limit i.e. 40 years as on April 12, 2019

Meanwhile, candidates from the reserved category will get age relaxation as per the government norms.

Pay scale

Deputy Secretary: Pay Level-12 Rs.78, 800-2, 09,200
Education officer: Pay Level-11 Rs.67, 700-2, 08,700

How to apply online ?

Read the Official Notification carefully (Click Here to view) and then go to
Click on ‘apply online’ link . Take print out of the online application form and send it to UGC