India's Central Bank
Last Date : 27 June 2011 (To Apply Online)
Recruitment for : Research Officer in Grade ‘B’ (DR) for Department of Economic and Policy Research (DEPR) ***
No. of Posts : 13 ( Unreserved/General - 11)
Applications (App.) are invited for the post mentioned above in Reserve Bank of India (RBI/Bank) from Indian citizens, citizens of Nepal and subjects of Bhutan, Tibetan refugees (who came over to India before 1st January 1962) and persons of Indian origin who have migrated from Myanmar and Sri Lanka with the intention of permanently settling in India and in whose favour Eligibility Certificates have been issued by Government of India.
B. Eligibility Criteria :
I) Educational Qualifications (as on 01.05.2011) :
Essential : i) A Master's Degree in Economics (with any area of specialization ) with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade from a recognized Indian or Foreign University / Institute OR ii) A Doctorate Degree in Economics with Master's Degree in any subject with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade from a recognized Indian or Foreign University / Institute.
Note: ST candidates having second class with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade in Master's Degree examination or equivalent recognized qualification, are eligible to apply.
Preferential/Desirable Qualification: Research or teaching experience in Economics or publications in standard journals would be considered as an additional qualification.
II) Age (as on 01.05.2011): Between 21 and 30 years (candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/05/1981 and not later than 01/05/1990). Refer item 3 below for relaxation in upper age limit for specified categories. Further
(i) Candidates having M.Phil Degree/Doctorate Degree from a recognized Indian/Foreign University/Institute in the specified subjects will be eligible for relaxation in the upper age limit by 1 and 3 years respectively.
(ii) Candidates having Master's Degree with Research/ Teaching experience at a recognized Indian/Foreign University/Institute will be eligible for relaxation in upper age limit to the extent of number of years of such experience subject to a maximum of three years.
(iii) Cumulative age relaxation will however, not be available to the candidates who are eligible under both the above categories as also under any specified category i.e. relaxation in upper age limit upto 3 years for OBC candidates and 5 years for ST candidates.
For details, please visit : http://www.rbi.org.in/scripts/bs_viewcontent.aspx?Id=2362