Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) 2020 Jobs Recruitment. KVIC has released official notification for the job openings of Director and Deputy Director vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 15th December, 2020.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-

Director - 18 Posts

Deputy Director - 16 Posts

Job Location - Mumbai

Other Qualification Details :-

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.

Advt. No.KVIC /Adm./Recruitment/Dir-Dy.Dir. (DR)/2(30)/2020-21. In order to accelerate future growth and transformation challenges, KVIC invites Online Applications for Direct Recruitment from eligible Indian citizens for filling up the vacancies to the posts of “Director” and “Deputy Director”.

Age: Not exceeding Fifty (50) years (relaxable upto fifty five years for Government servants. No age limit for employees of Khadi and Village Industries Commission). Age relaxation of Five (5) years for SC , ST category candidates and Three (3) years for OBC candidates.

Application Fee: All the Candidates irrespective of their categories belonging to are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs.1500/- (Rupees One Thousand Five Hundred Only) for each post applied for. Bank Charges will be extra if applicable. KVIC employees are exempted from payment of application fees.

General Information And Instructions :-

a) Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply. 

b) Incomplete On-line application, in any respect shall be rejected and no further correspondence shall be entertained. In addition, no other means/mode of submission of application shall be accepted under any circumstances. 

c) No TA/DA will be paid to any candidate for appearing in the Interview or document verification. 

d) If any information provided by the candidate is found to be false or incorrect or not in conformity with the eligibility criteria, then his/ her candidature is liable to be rejected at any stage of the recruitment process or after recruitment or joining. 

e) No modifications are allowed after candidate submits the online application form. If any discrepancies are found between the data filled by the candidate online and the original testimonies, his/her candidature is liable to be rejected.

f) KVIC reserves the right to fill or not to fill or partially fill any of the above positions without assigning any reasons whatsoever. KVIC also reserves the right to cancel / restrict / modify / alter the recruitment process, if required, without issuing any further notice or assigning any reason thereof. 

g) Any modifications/ amendments/corrigendum in respect of the above advertisement shall be made available only on KVIC’s Website. No further press advertisement will be published. Hence, prospective applicants are advised to visit KVIC’s Website under “Vacancies” regularly for this purpose. 

h) All correspondence/announcements with respect to above recruitment process shall be done through e-mail/notices on the KVIC website. Important information regarding recruitment will be available in KVIC website and as such, candidates are advised to visit the same frequently. It is the responsibility of the candidate to download/print the Interview Letters.

i) In case of any problems faced by the candidates in filling up the online application form, they may send email to : [email protected]

j) The KVIC reserves the right to shortlist candidates for Interview/ Document Verification, reschedule the date & venue of Interview / Document Verification etc. or alter any of the advertised condition depending upon the circumstances.

k) Any dispute with regard to recruitment against this advertisement will be settled within the jurisdiction of Mumbai only. 

General Instructions for filling up of Application Form :-

a) The candidate shall apply through On-line mode only, as per qualifications and eligibility criteria mentioned in the advertisement.

b) Candidate must specifically indicate the percentage of marks obtained (calculated to the nearest two decimals) in the relevant column of the application. Where percentage of marks is not awarded by the University but only CGPA/OGPA is awarded, the same shall be converted into percentage in terms of conversion norms of University in this regard. Candidates will have to produce the certificate/document issued by the University evidencing conversion formula of University, when called for  Document Verification/Interview.

c) Candidates have to produce in original the photo identity proof and submit photocopy of the photo identity proof along with Call Letter while attending the Interview, without which they will not be allowed to appear in the Interview. Candidates must note that the name as appearing on the call letter (provided during the process of registration) should exactly match the name as appearing on the photo identity proof. Female candidates who have changed first/last/middle name post marriage must take special note of this. If there is any mismatch between the names indicated in the Call Letter and Photo Identity Proof; the candidate will not be allowed to appear for the Interview

d) Before starting to fill -up the online application, keep ready with you the following details/documents/ information:

i. E-Mail ID (valid till recruitment process is over)

ii. Mobile No. (valid till recruitment process is over)

iii. Personal and Educational qualification details

iv. Scanned Copy of Recent Photograph (not more than 3 weeks old in jpg/jpeg format having size between 50 kb-100 kb)

v. Scanned Copy of Signature with Black ink pen (in jpg/jpeg format having size between 10kb-50 kb)

vi. Write-up (200 words) about experience to feed in online application form.

vii. Scanned Copies of documents (in jpg/jpeg/pdf format), as follows:

viii. A candidate can apply for both the posts. If applicant applying for both the posts, he/she should apply by registering against each post with unique e-mail ID and generate and submit separate application against each post by paying Rs.1500/- plus Bank Charges as application fees.

Address :-

Khadi and Village Industries Commission Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Government of India, Gramodaya, 3 Irla Road, Vile Parle (West), Mumbai-400 056.

Selection Process :-

1. Before applying, candidates must ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria as on the last date of submission of application. It may be noted that mere fulfilling the eligibility criteria does not confer any right for calling for document verification/Interview.

2. In the event of number of applications being large, KVIC will adopt short-listing criteria to restrict the number of candidates to be called for Interview to a reasonable number by any or more of the following


(i) On the basis of higher experience in the relevant field than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement.

(ii) On the basis of higher education qualification than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement

3. The final selection for the above posts will be made on the basis of weightage to academic qualification, experience and performance in the Personal Interview. The candidates will be called for an Interview in accordance with vacancies and reservation rules taking into consideration their previous Experience and Educational Qualification which shall be at the sole discretion of the KVIC.

4. If numbers of candidates are more, candidates will be called for an interview by giving preferential weightage to the candidates who have working experience in the Government / Khadi and Village Industries Sector. In such situation, the preferential weightage for short listing criteria to be called for personal interview can also be on the following basis

Steps to Apply :-

1. Opening Date & time for Online Registration of applications.: 16.11.2020 (From 10.00 hrs.)

2. Last Date & time of closing of registration and submission of application along with Application Fees: 15.12.2020 (Upto 23.00 hrs.)

3. Candidates satisfying the eligibility conditions have to apply through online registration system of KVIC i.e. Please go carefully through instructions under ‘How To Apply’ in this advertisement and also detailed instructions given on the main page of online filling up of application.

4. No application through other mode will be accepted. No documents are required to be sent to KVIC in connection with the Online Application by Postal/ Courier/By Hand/E-mail.

5. Online submission of the applications will be allowed on the website. The last date for Registration, submission of application and payment of Online Application Fees is 15.12.2020 up-to 23.00 Hrs.

Official Notification