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UPSC Economic Officer 2012

Introduction: 

Union Public Service Commission invites online recruitment applications for the post of Economic Officer.

Exam: 
UPSC
Deadline: 
15 Mar 2012
Vacancies: 

Name of the Post

Department

SC

ST

OBC

Physically Challenged

Unreserved

Total

Economic  Officer

Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance

1

-

1

-

4

6

Pay Scale: 

Rs. 9,300-34,800 (PB-2) + Rs.4, 600 (Grade pay) (T.E. Rs.21, 962/-).

Eligibility: 

Age: Not exceeding 30 years.
Educational: Master’s Degree in Economics/ Applied Economics / Business Economics/ Econometrics of a recognized University, incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time-to-time.
Experience: Two years' experience of conducting economic investigation/research.
Duties: Preparation of analytical notes/ memoranda with the application of advanced statistical/econometric methods, without assistance from lower level, on the various aspects relating to industry, agriculture, public finance, foreign trade and balance of payments, developments and policies of Indian/ International economy with a view to assisting senior officers in evolving guidelines/ economic policies.

Selection Procedure: 

Through Interview.

How To Apply: 

Candidates need to apply online through UPSC website.

Application fees: 

Rs.25.

Additional Information: 

For Relaxation in Upper age limit and for more information log on to: http://www.upsc.gov.in/recruitment/advt/2012/02_12_eng.pdf