Sarkari Naukri for Doctorate degree in Horticulture through UPSC

Sarkari Naukri for Doctorate degree in Horticulture

Sarkari Naukri for Doctorate degree in Horticulture

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Vacancy No. 14050901524

Name of post – Deputy Director in Directorate of Arecanut & Spices Development

Number of post – 01 for general candidate

Department/Office – Department of Agriculture and Cooperation

Pay Scale – Pay scale is Rs.15600-39100 plus Rs.6600 (Grade Pay). Total emoluments at the time of initial appointment will be Rs. 69597 /-p.m. (approximately) plus TA, HRA as admissible.

Age – Age of candidate not exceeding 40 years as on normal closing date. Relaxable for regularly appointed Central/U.T. Government Servant up to five years as per instructions/orders issued by Govt. of India from time to time. For age concession applicable to some other categories of applicants, please see relevant paras of the ‘Instructions and Additional Information to Candidates for Recruitment by Selection.


Candidate should be Master’s degree in Horticulture/Agriculture of a recognized university or equivalent.


Candidate should have five years experience in Horticulture / Agriculture Development / Extension / Planning / Research with particular reference to Spices and / or other Horticulture crops.

Desirable Qualification

Desirable qualification is Doctorate degree in Horticulture / Agriculture of a recognized university or equivalent.


To assist the Director in work connected with development of Arecanut, Spices and Medicinal Aromatic plants cultivation in India and also in respect of administrative matters and to accomplish all such assignments given by the Director from time to time.

Probation period – One year

Head Quarter

Head quarter is  Ministry of Agriculture, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi but liable to be posted anywhere in India.

How to apply

Apply online through UPSC website

How to pay application fees

1.Pay in Cash at any branch of State Bank of India through the Pay-in-Slip generated by the Online Recruitment Application system.

2. Pay Online using the Internet banking facility of the State Bank of India and its Associate Banks (State Bank of Hyderabad, State Bank of Mysore, State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Travancore and State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur) ( if you are Customer of any of these banks and having Internet banking facility).

3. Pay Online using any Visa/Master Debit or Credit card issued by any Bank/ Institution.

Last Date – 12-06-2014.

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