WBPSC Recruitment 2018 Sub-divisional Information and Cultural Officer 32 posts

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WBPSC Recruitment or West Bengal Public Service Commission has announced a job notification on August 14, 2018, for the posts of Sub-divisional Information and Cultural Officer in the State of West Bengal. Total 32 posts are declared by the Commission. The Details of the posts are given in Advertisement No. 25 / 2018 all these posts are declared on the temporary basis. The Online submission of the application form starts on August 14, 2018, and ends on September 04, 2018.

WBPSC Recruitmentপশ্চিমবঙ্গ রাজ্যের উপ-বিভাগীয় তথ্য ও সাংস্কৃতিক কর্মকর্তা পদে বার্ষিক 14 ই আগস্ট, ২01২ তারিখে ডব্লুবিপিএসসি নিয়োগ বা পশ্চিমবঙ্গ পাবলিক সার্ভিস কমিশন একটি জব বিজ্ঞপ্তি ঘোষণা করেছে। মোট 32 টি পদ কমিশন কর্তৃক ঘোষিত হয়। পোস্টের বিশদ বিজ্ঞাপনের নম্বর ২5 / 2018 এ দেওয়া হয় এই সমস্ত পদগুলি অস্থায়ী ভিত্তিতে ঘোষিত হয়। আবেদন পত্রের অনলাইন জমা 14 আগস্ট ২018 তারিখে শুরু হয় এবং সেপ্টেম্বর 04, 2018 এ শেষ হয়।

About WBPSC - The Public Service Commission, West Bengal or WBPSC is the state agency authorized to conduct the Civil Services Examination for entry-level appointments to the various Civil Services of state of West Bengal in India. The office of the Public Service Commission, West Bengal is situated in Kolkata. The official Language used there is English and Bengali.

The Posts declared by WBPSC Recruitment 2018 are categorized as:-

Name of the posts Category Wise Distribution Total no of posts
Sub-divisional Information and Cultural Officer OBC-A:3, OBC-B:3, SC:8, ST:1, PWD:1, Loco-motor Disability:1, Cerebral Palsy:1, UR:14 32


Sub-divisional Information and Cultural Officer


Rs.9,000--Rs.40,500/- with Grade Pay Rs. 4,700/-


Any Degree

Age Limit

Between 21 to 36 years

Job Location

In West Bengal



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Hiring Organization


Educational Qualification

The Candidates interested in the WBPSC Recruitment 2018 must possess any degree from the recognized University. 

Selection Process

The Selection process for the posts is described as:-

1. Written Test

2. Documents Verification and Interview.

The Written test is further divided into two parts  (a) Part-I Written Examination (b) Part-II Personality Test.

The written examination shall consist of following four compulsory papers carrying 100 marks each and one optional paper carrying 100 marks.

Paper Description Total Marks
Paper – I English comprehension, essay, precise, letter writing and drafting of a report 100 marks
Paper – II Composition, drafting of the report, letter and precise writing in Bengali/Nepali-and translation from English into Bengali/Nepali 100 marks
Paper – III Elementary mathematics based upon the syllabus of Madhyamik and Examination or equivalent. 100 marks
Paper – IV General Knowledge and current affairs with special emphasis on West Bengal. 100 marks
Paper – V One optional paper carrying 100 marks from the following subjects:- a) Journalism, b) Mass Communication, c) Advertisement & Public Relations, d) Sociology, e) Anthropology, f) Political Science, g) History, h) Film-Direction or Cinematography. 100 marks

Part-II:- The Personality Test will be of 100 marks. The Candidates qualifying in Paper-I will be called for the Next Level.

How to apply

The Application procedure for the WBPSC Recruitment 2018 is described as:-

Application Fees - Rs.160/-. SC/ST candidates of West Bengal are not required to pay any fee. No Exemption of fee is available to BC candidates of West Bengal/SC/ST/BC Candidates of Other States.

Modes of Payment and Convenience Fees- 

(i) For online payment through debit/credit cards: Convenience fee 1% of the examination fee subject to a minimum of Rs. 5/- (Rupees Five) only plus 18% G.S.T. on convenience fee.

(ii) For online payment through net banking: Convenience fee of Rs. 5/- (Rupees Five) only plus 18% G.S.T. on convenience fee.

(iii) For offline payment through bank counter: Service Charge of Rs. 20/- (Rupees Twenty) only.

How to Apply - 1) Candidates need to visit the official website of WBPSC - http://pscwbapplication.in.

2) Candidate needs to register and then can log in after successful registration.

3) He/She have to enter their personal and educational information.

4) Candidates need to upload scanned photograph and signature.

5) Last Date to apply is 04-09-2018.

Click here to check Official Notification of the posts:- Official Notification

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