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Himachal PSC Recruitment Process

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC)

Recruitment Procedure

 

Different recruitment procedures are followed by the Commission for selecting candidates for different category of posts.

 

Recruitment through examination followed by viva-voce: 

Through this recruitment procedure, the candidates are first to appear in a written examination and thereafter, the qualified candidates are called for Viva-Voce. Merit list is prepared on the basis of written examination plus viva-voce. The services for which such examinations are conducted are as under:

 

Recruitment through examination without viva-voce: 

Through this recruitment procedure, the Departmental candidates (in-service candidates) are required to appear for written examination. These examinations conducted by the Commission for various categories of posts are as under: 

  • State Accounts Services (O.B.) – S.A.S.-OB
  • State Accounts Services (L.A.D.) – S.A.S.-L.A.D.

 

Recruitment through interview preceded by screening test: In certain cases, where large numbers of candidates apply for fewer posts, the candidates are short listed by conducting Screening Test. Candidates who qualify the screening are called for interview and thereafter are selected on merit basis only. This method is followed for selecting candidates for the following types of posts: 

  • College Cadre Lecturers
  • Assistant. Engineers (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical) of different Departments/ Board
  • Assistant District Attorney (A.D.A.)
  • District Public Relation Officer/Assistant Public Relation Officer (D.P.R.O./A.P.R.O.)
  • Any other post(s)

 

Recruitment through interview without conducting screening test:  In certain cases, where the numbers of candidates are less in comparison to the number of posts available, the candidates are directly called for interview and selected on merit basis. This method is followed for selecting candidates for the following types of posts: 

  • Medical Officers
  • Medical Officers-Dental
  • Assistant Professors of different faculties in Medical / Dental Colleges
  • Director Sainik welfare
  • Deputy Director Sainik Welfare
  • Commandant Home Guard
  • Lecturer of different subjects in Technical Education Department
  • Any other post(s)