WEST BENGAL GROUP D RECRUITMENT BOARD
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1. NAME OF THE POST AND PAY SCALE:-
Group D posts in West Bengal Government offices in the Pay Scale of Rs. 4,900 – Rs 16,200 (i.e. Pay Band-1) + Grade Pay Rs.1,700 . The selected candidates will have to perform duties as per allocation of jobs by the head of offices. Any notification on nature of duties and designation of the posts, if any in future, will be put up in the website of the Board prior to joining of the selected candidates.
2. RESERVATION OF VACANCIES:-
1. Unreserved (UR) 2742
2. Unreserved (E.C.) 381
3. Unreserved (ESM) 179
4. Scheduled Caste 1165
5. Scheduled Caste (E.C.) 63
6. Scheduled Caste (ESM) 25
7. Scheduled Tribe 336
8. Scheduled Tribe (E.C.) 20
9. Scheduled Tribe (ESM) 09
10. OBC-A 548
11. OBC-A (E.C) 28
12. OBC-A (ESM) 10
13. OBC-B 380
14. OBC-B (E.C) 21
15. OBC-B (ESM) 12
16. PWD (UR) 74
17. MSP (UR) 7
(a) Must be a Citizen of India.
(b) AGE: – The candidates must not be less than 18 years and not more than 40 years as on 01/01/2017. The Upper-age limit may be relaxed for the SC/ ST candidates of West Bengal only by 05 years and OBC candidates of West Bengal only by Page | 2 03 years. The upper age limit is also relaxable for the persons with disabilities and Ex-servicemen as per existing Government Rules.
(c) Educational Qualification:- The candidate must have passed Class VIII Examination from any school under the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent Board recognized by the State Government or the Central Government.
4. Method of Recruitment:-
a) WRITTEN EXAMINATION: – Full Marks – 85;
The Written Examination will have 85 Multiple Choice (Four choices) Objective Type Questions (MCQs) carrying 1 mark each. The duration of the examination will be One and a half hours. Question in the Written Examination shall be in the following subjects (of class VIII standard of West Bengal Board of Secondary Education):-
A. General Studies (History, Geography, Physical Sc., Bio-Science, Environmental Science) – 40 Marks (40 questions)
B. Language Paper (Bengali/ Nepali/ Hindi/ Urdu) – 10 Marks (10 questions)
C. Mathematics (Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry) – 35 Marks (35 questions)
5. INTERVIEW: – Full Marks – 15
A limited number of candidates on the basis of the result of the Written Examination and proportionate to the vacancy will be called for Interview. In the Interview, the general awareness and suitability of the candidate for public service will be tested. The Interview will be conducted by the West Bengal Group D Recruitment Board centrally. On the basis of the marks obtained in the Written Examination and the Interview, a merit list of the provisionally selected candidates will be prepared by the West Bengal Group D Recruitment Board.