Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)
Combined Administrative Services Examination – 2009 – II

Recruitment of Section Officers and Assistants

Bachelor Degree in any discipline

Advertisement No : 01/2010-LA

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) will now hold a one time online All India Open Competitive Examination for recruitment to the posts of Section Officers and Assistants, open to Indian Nationals only, at the following Examination Centres :-

Code No Name of Centre Code No Name of Centre
001 Bangalore 008 Jammu
002 Bhavnagar 009 Jorhat
003 Chandigarh 010 Kolkata
004 Chennai 011 Lucknow
005 Delhi 012 Nagpur
006 Hyderabad 013 Pune
007 Jamshedpur 014 Thiruvananthapuram

Vacancies / Reservation:-

Code No Name of Post Gen OBC SC ST PWD Total
01 Section Officer 23 11 06 03 43
02 Assistant 47 24 13 06 90

Pay scales and Group :

Name of Post Pay Scale /Pay Band Grade Pay Group Approximate total Emoluments (Range)
Section Officer Rs 9300 – 34800 Rs 4800 “B” Rs 20333-Rs 24169
Assistant Rs 9300 – 34800 Rs 4200 “B” Rs 19511- Rs 23227

Minimum Educational Qualifications :
Essential: A Bachelor Degree of a recognized University in any discipline. Working knowledge of Computer application / office automation software like MS Office is desirable.

Age and its relaxation:
Upper age limit is 28 years as on the last date for receipt of application i.e. 23rd April 2010.

Application Fee :
Fee : Rs.700/- (No fee for SC/ST/PH/Ex-SM) in the form of DD of SBI in favour of Joint Secretary (Administration), CSIR, New Delhi payable at New Delhi.

Selection Procedure:

The candidates will be selected through a one time All India Open Competitive ON-LINE Examination.

How to Apply :
Application in the prescribed format may be sent by Registered Post/ Speed Post to The Joint Secretary (Administration), Anusandhan Bhavan, 2, Rafi Marg, New Delhi – 110001. Envelope containing the application and requisite enclosures should be superscribed in bold letters as ‘APPLICATION FOR CSIR – CASE 2009 – II’.

Last Date for Receipt of Application Form : 23rd April 2010.

Note : Candidates who had applied in response to CSIR CASE 2009 against advertisement No 01/2009-LA should not apply. Candidates whose applications have been found valid will be included in the instant examination. The names of eligible applicants (20,699) have been put on CSIR website ‘’. The candidates who were ineligible may apply afresh, if they fulfill eligibility conditions.

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