The Public Service Commission, West Bengal will hold the English Reporters Recruitment Examination, 2015 in accordance with the existing rules for recruitment to the posts in English Reporter under the West Bengal Legislative Assembly Secretariat.
- Commencement of Submission of Online Application: 27-April-2015
- Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 18-May-2015
- Last Date for Submission of Fee: 20-May-2015
- Dates of Written Examination: During July-2015
Tentative Number of Vacancies: 10 Posts (Unreserved- 05, BC Category A- 01, BC Category B- 01, SC- 02, ST- 01)
Pay Scale and Remunerations: The selected candidates will be eligible for a Pay scale of Rs.15600-Rs.42000/- with Grade Pay of Rs.5400/- along with permissible allowances and perks.
Academics: An applicant must have a bachelor’s degree with English as one of the combination subjects in the degree course from a recognised University and speed in English Shorthand and Typing 140 and 40 words per minute respectively.
Candidates must have the ability to read, write and speak in Bengali (not required in the case of Nepali speaking candidates of the three Hill Sub-divisions of Darjeeling District, viz., Darjeeling Sadar, Kalimpong and Kurseong).
Upper Age Limit: 32 years as on 01-January-2015. Relaxation in upper age limit will be as per rules for SC, ST, BC categories from West Bengal. SC, ST and BC candidates of other States may apply for unreserved vacancies as General candidates.
Center For Examination: Kolkata
Application Fee: Rs.210/-
Rs.210/- + Service Charge 1% of Examination Fee subject to a minimum of Rs.5/- for online payment through debit/credit card plus 12.36% of service charge as Govt. Duty or Service Charge of Rs.5/- (Rupees Five) only for Net Banking or Service Charge of Rs.20/- (Rupees Twenty) only for payment through Bank Counter (off-line payment).
SC/ ST candidates of West Bengal, are not required to pay any fee.
- The selection will be on the basis of performance in the examination conducted in two phases
- Part- I : English Paper of 100 marks
- Part- II: Typing of 100 marks, Dictation and Transcription of 200 marks, and Personality Test of 100 marks.
How to Apply:
Interested and eligible candidates are suggested to apply online only through official website of West Bengal Public Service Commission, www.pscwbonline.gov.in
Candidate should verify from the notified rules that he/ she is eligible for admission to the examination prior to submitting his/ her application. For more detail on this recruitment, please refer to official recruitment advertisement, from Public Service Commission West Bengal, here, PSC West Bengal English Reporters Recruitment Exam 2015 Notification.