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 job notification for the post of Sub Divisional Information and Cultural Officer. Total vacancies are 957 and the last date to apply is 04-09-2018. Online Registration will start from 22-08-2018. (ডব্লিউবিপিএসসি নিয়োগ বা পশ্চিমবঙ্গ পাবলিক সার্ভিস কমিশন উপ-বিভাগীয় তথ্য ও সাংস্কৃতিক কর্মকর্তা পদে নিয়োগের বিজ্ঞপ্তি প্রকাশ করেছে। মোট শূন্যতা 9 7 এবং আবেদন করতে শেষ তারিখ 04-09-2018 হয়। অনলাইন রেজিস্ট্রেশন ২২-08-2018 থেকে শুরু হবে।)

About Wwbpsc_logoBPSC - The Public Service Commission, West Bengal or WBPSC Recruitment 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. (পশ্চিমবঙ্গ বা পশ্চিমবঙ্গের জনসাধারণের পরিষেবা কমিশন হল রাষ্ট্রীয় সংস্থা, যেটি পশ্চিমবঙ্গ রাজ্যের বিভিন্ন সিভিল সার্ভিসের জন্য প্রবেশ-স্তরের নিয়োগের জন্য সিভিল সার্ভিসেস পরীক্ষায় অংশগ্রহণের জন্য অনুমোদিত। পশ্চিমবঙ্গের জনসাধারণ পরিষেবা কমিশনের কার্যালয় কলকাতায় অবস্থিত।)

WBPSC Recruitment Post Details - 
Name of the Post Total no of Vacancies Age Limit Salary Details 
Sub Inspector 957 [ Unreserved – 454, SC – 208, ST – 58, OBC(A) – 98, OBC(B) – 69, Ex-Service Men -50 ( Unreserved- 40, SC-10) Meritorious Sportsperson- 20(UR)] 18-40 years (P.B.-4) Rs. 9,000/- - Rs. 40,500/- with Grade Pay Rs. 4,700/-

For the Post of Sub Inspector 957 Posts, Click here - Job Notification Link

WBPSC Recruitment Important Dates - 

Commencement of submission of online application: The14th August 2018 from 11:00 a.m.

Closing date for submission of online application: The 4th September 2018 (up to 12-00 midnight)

Closing date for submission of fees through online: The 4th September 2018 (up to 12-00 midnight)

Closing date for submission of fees through offline: The 5th September 2018.


Sub Divisional Information and Cultural Officer


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



Age Limit

21-36 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location

West Bengal


Total - 32 Posts

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Hiring Organization

Public Service Commission, West Bengal or WBPSC

Educational Qualification

A degree from a 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

Application Fees - Rs.160/-. SC/ST candidates of West Bengal and Persons with disabilities (P.W.D.) having a physical disability of 40% and above 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) Candidates need to upload scanned photograph and signature.

3) Last Date to apply is 04-09-2018.

For Detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification

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