West Bengal Public Service Commission (PSCWB) 2021 Jobs Recruitment. PSCWB has released official notification for the job openings of Assistant Director, Assistant Engineer and more vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 01st February, 2021.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-

Assistant Director – 12 Posts

Assistant Engineer – 34 Posts

Job Location – Kolkata

Other Qualification Details :-

Online applications are hereby invited from Indian Citizens and others declared eligible by Government of India for recruitment to the under mentioned post which is temporary but likely to be permanent.

Note - For complete details including Qualification, reservation, relaxation in upper age limit, examination fee, selection process, how to apply online, general information & instructions and other details do check official notification for complete details and do apply via proper channel only. Qualification, Salary, Age Limit, No.of post, and more Details Kindly Refer Official Notification.

Age: Not more than 40 years on 01.01.2020. In case of departmental candidates, age may be relaxable to the extent of the period of continuous service rendered by him in the West Bengal Junior Animal Husbandry Service.

Application Fee: Rs. 210/- (Rupees two hundred ten) only. S.C./ST Candidates Of West Bengal And Persons With Disabilities (P.w.d.) Having Physical Disability Of 40% And Above Are Not Required To Pay Any Fee. Bc Candidates Of West Bengal Are, However, Required To Pay Usual Fee As Aforesaid. No Exemption Of Fee Is Available To S.c./s.t. Candidates Of Other States.


1. Submission Of More Than One Application For One Particular Post Is Strictly Forbidden. The Candidature Of A Candidate, Who Submits More Than One Application For Admission To The Selection Procedure, Will Be Cancelled Even If He/she Is Admitted To The Same

2. The qualifications prescribed in the advertisement are as per the notified recruitment rules issued by Government. 

3. All the degrees/diplomas/certificates mentioned in the advertisement must have been obtained from Universities/Institutions, duly recognized by competent authority.

4. If sufficient number of candidates with prescribed age limit is available for selection for a particular post, the commission may exercise its discretion not to relax upper age limit of the candidate(s) even if the provision for such relaxation is laid down in the advertised criteria.

5. In cases where no Division/Class is awarded and only grading is done, exact percentage of marks and conversion formula adopted are to be mentioned with documentary evidence, if required. 

6. Where experience of a number of years is prescribed as an item of qualification this would mean only experience/research experience gained in full time employment/research in the relevant field within the closing date of receipt of applications. 

Certificate(s) from the Head(s) of the Organization(s)/Department(s) or Competent Authority for the entire experience claimed, clearly mentioning the duration of employment (date, month and year) and field of experience indicating basic pay and consolidated pay must be obtained. The certificate(s) should also mention the nature of duties performed/experience obtained in the post(s) with duration(s)].

7. A candidate would be considered as well qualified if his/her educational qualification is at least one level higher than the essential requirement. A candidate may be treated as well experienced if he/she has at least two (2) completed years of experience in the area of expertise advertised. 

The extent of age relaxation will not exceed five(5) years in each case. 

8. Besides pay, the post carries allowances as admissible. 

9. The benefits of reservation of vacancies and upper age concession up to 5 years are admissible only to S.C. and S.T. candidates of West Bengal and up to 3 years to O.B.C. (category ’A’ & ‘B’) (non creamy layer) candidates of West Bengal. S.C., S.T. and O.B.C. candidates of other States may apply for unreserved vacancies as general candidates. 

Such benefits are also available up to the age of 45 years for Persons with disabilities. (a) A candidate claiming to be S.C., S.T., O.B.C. (non creamy layer) or persons with disabilities (40% and above) must have a certificate in support of his/her claim from a competent authority of West Bengal as specified below:

10. Candidates Must Fulfil The Essential Qualifications By The Closing Date

Address :-

Public Service Commission, West Bengal, 161A, S. P. Mukherjee Road, Kolkata – 700 026

Selection Process :-

1. Date of Examination/Interview will be notified latter in the Commission’s website at https:// wbpsc.gov.in

2. The prescribed ‘essential qualifications’ are the bare minimum and mere possession of the same does not entitle applicants to be called in for the interview.

3. Where the number of applications received in response to the advertisement is large and it is not conveniently possible for the Commission to interview all the applicants, the Commission may restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview to a reasonable limit on the basis of either higher qualifications/ higher marks/grade obtained in the essential qualifications or experience in relevant field higher than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement or on the basis of a Preliminary Screening Test (P.S.T ).

4. The Commission may fix qualifying cut-off marks for all the categories of the vacancies in each level of examination, i.e. P.S.T & interview.

5. Note : Commission has fixed the following category wise qualifying marks in Personality Test/ Interview and candidates unable to secure such qualifying marks would not be considered for the post, irrespective of their academic qualification and/ or marks obtained in P.S.T

i. General 40%

ii. OBC 38%

iii. SC 35%

iv. ST 30%

v. PWD 2% less than the  qualifying mark of each category

Steps to Apply :-

1. All Information Regarding Recruitment To The Post Will Be Available, From Time To Time, In The Commission’s Website At https:// wbpsc.gov.in

2. All requisite certificates regarding educational qualifications, proof of age, other relevant experience certificates and other requisite documents must be furnished as and when required by the Commission.

3. Online applications are to be submitted at https:// wbpsc.gov.in according to the following schedule: Closing date for receipt of online application : The 1st February,2021

Important Dates :-

1. Commencement of online applications : The 11th January,2021 

2. Closing date for receipt of online application : The 1st February,2021 

3. Last date of payment of fees : The 1st February,2021 

4. Last date for payment of fees Offline in Branches of UBI : The 2nd February,2021

5. Last date for Generation of Payment Challans by  Branches of UBI: The 1st February,2021

Official Notification