The Public Service Commission, West Bengal or PSCWB has announced its recruitment plan through a competitive examination via ADVERTISEMENT NO. – 13/2020 for the post of Assistant Engineer (Civil). The vacancies have been declared for fulfilling the roles of Assistant engineer in following departments.
|S.NO||NAME OF THE DEPARTMENTS|
|1||WEST BENGAL SERVICE OF ENGINEERS UNDER PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT.|
|2||WEST BENGAL SERVICE OF ENGINEERS (IRRIGATION) UNDER IRRIGATION AND WATERWAYS DEPARTMENT.|
|3||WEST BENGAL PUBLIC HEALTH ENGINEERING SERVICE (CIVIL) UNDER PUBLIC HEALTH ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT.|
|4||WEST BENGAL SERVICE OF ENGINEERS (CIVIL) UNDER PANCHAYATS AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT.|
The examination will be held at one center only (Kolkata) and commission has planned to conduct the exam in two successive stages i.e. written and interview, and is likely to be held in November, or thereabout. Important specifics related to notification have been mentioned below.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR PSCWB
|1||Educational & other qualification||Degree in Civil Engineering of a recognised University or equivalent Qualification. One year’s Post-Graduate practical training or study or research or practical engineering experience.( Desirable for PHE and P&RD Departments) The candidate must be a citizen of India.|
|2||Age limit||Age shall be counted as on 1st January, 2020 For General – 36 years For SC,ST & BC – 41 years (5 years relaxation)For Persons with Disabilities (PWD) – 45 years|
|3||Chance Limit||PSCWB has prescribed three chance limits for Irrigation and Water Departments.|
|4||Choice of services and allotment||Choice of service shall be asked at the time of interview.|
How to apply for Public Service Commission, West Bengal or PSCWB
|Mode of Application||Application shall be accepted through online mode only on http://pscwbapplication.in/ portal.|
|Important Dates||Commencement of Online application- 14th July,2020 Closing date of online application – 6th August, 2020|
|Application Fees||For General – Rs. 210 + 1% of examination fees (subject to Rs.5) For SC/ST (of other states) – Same as fees For SC/ST & PWD ( West Bengal) – No fees|
Exam pattern for Public Service Commission, West Bengal or PSCWB
The examination of PSCWB will be of 300 Marks and to be held in two successive stages (Written Examination & Interview). The written examination will consist of one paperandquestion paper will be of the objective type (multiple choices) comprising 100 questions, and has to be completed in 2 hours.
Break up of 300 Marks
- Written Exam – 200 Marks
- Interview – 100 Marks
Qualifying criteria is at the discretion of commission and that will be announced at the time of results.
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