WBPSC Assistant Director of Agriculture Recruitment 2023 Eligibility, Application Form Dates

West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) is going to recruit Assistant Director of Agriculture in the year 2023. Through official advertisement notification 05/2023, WBPSC has notified that 122 Vacant posts are to be filled up with eligible candidates. From 25th July 2023, application form fill up for WBPSC Assistant Director Recruitment 2023 will start. Read complete details such as WBPSC Assistant Director of Agriculture Vacancy, Eligibility Criteria, Salary Scale and other information in the article below.

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Here is the short notification about WBPSC Assistant Director of Agriculture Recruitment 2023:

wbpsc assistant director of agriculture recruitment notification 2023 advertisement

WB Agriculture Assistant Director Recruitment 2023 Summary

Name of the PostAssistant Director of Agriculture
UnderWest Bengal Agricultural Service
Department NameDepartment of Agriculture, Govt of West Bengal
AuthorityWest Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
Advertisment No.05/2023
Total Vacancy122 Posts
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Official Websitewww.wbpsc.gov.in
Category of ArticleRecruitment

The selected candidates will be posted under the West Bengal Agricultural Service. The WBPSC will conduct a selection test for choosing the suitable candidates. The recruitment notification information can be found in the WBPSC Assistant Agriculture Director Detailed Advertisement No. 05/2023.

WBPSC Agriculture Assistant Director Vacancy 2023

Total122 Posts

Agriculture Assistant Director Application Form Fill up Dates 2023

Short Notification Release Date15 July 2023
Detailed Advertisement Release Date20 July 2023
Starting of Online Application Form Fill up25 July 2023
Last Date of Applying17 August 2023
Last Date of Application Fee Payment through online mode17 August 2023
Last Date of Application Fee Payment through offline mode18 August 2023
Application Form Editing Starting Date25 August 2023
Last Date of Application Form Editing31 August 2023

WB Agriculture Assistant Director Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

Bachelors degree in Agriculture with 4 years degree course from a recognized board / institution is the Minimum Educational Qualification.

Also, Knowledge of Agricultural condition in West Bengal is required for the posts.

Age Limit:

The upper age limit for unreserved candidates will be 36 years as on 01/01/2023. The upper age limit will be relaxed for reserved candidates as per following rules:

CategoryRelaxation in Years
SC & ST5 Years
OBC3 Years
PHTill 45 Years

Please check the official rules of WB State Govt for upper age limit relaxation rules.

PSC Agriculture Assistant Director Salary Scale

Basic Salary ScaleRs. 56,100/- to Rs. 1,44,300/-
Pay Level16 as per ROPA 2019

This pay scale is based on 6th Pay Commission. As per ROPA 2019, the scale has changed. New basic salary can be known after the Detailed Advertisement is out.

Along with the Basic Salary, the eligible recruited candidates will get DA, HRA, MA etc.

Gross pay will be around Rs. 65,000/- to Rs. 70,000/-

PF and other taxes will be deducted from the Gross Salary. Therefore, the starting in hand salary will be approximately 60 to 65 thousand INR.

Application Fee:

General / OBC CandidatesRs. 210/-

The application fee can be paid with Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking, UPI etc. Also, offline payment option is also available.

Selection Process

Selection of candidates will be done through a Screening Test tentatively and personality test or Interview.

Qualifying Marks for Interview

Candidates must secure the below minimum marks in the written exam for interview:

CategoryMinimum Marks

How to Apply Online for Assistant Director of Agriculture through WBPSC.gov.in?

  1. Visit the official portal of West Bengal Public Service Commission which is www.wbpsc.gov.in.
  2. After that, open the Advertisement Notification tab.
  3. Then, select the advertisement no. 05/2023 for “Assistant Director of Agriculture“.
  4. Now, login with your Registration Number and Password.
  5. Next, you need to fill up the E-Application Form with all educational qualification, work experience details.
  6. After that, pay the application fee and submit the application.
  7. Take a print out of the application form.

For more details, you can check the WBPSC’s official advertisement notification 05/2023 related to West Bengal Assistant Director of Agriculture Recruitment 2023.

Important Links

Download Indicative Advertisement of WBPSC Assistant Agriculture DirectorClick Here
Detailed AdvertisementDownload
Official Website of WBPSCwww.wbpsc.gov.in
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FAQs on WBPSC Agriculture Assistant Director Vacancy

When will the application form fill up start for West Bengal PSC Assistant Agriculture Director Post?

The application form fill up has opened online from 25th July 2023.

What is the last date of applying online?

The last date of applying online is 17th August 2023.

What is the official website to apply online for WBPSC Assistant Agriculture Director Recruitment?

The application form can be filled up through www.wbpsc.gov.in.

What is the minimum educational qualification for the Agriculture Assistant Director post?

A Bachelor Degree in Agriculture with four years Degree Course is required for Assistant Director of Agriculture post.

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