Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is inviting applications from eligible candidates to fill up vacancies for the posts of Assistant Registrar and Security Officer in 2020. The University has published a detailed notification in this regard at the official website i.e. ignou.ac.in containing the details of the recruitment. Eligible and intending candidates can apply online at the official website for 22 Non-Academic posts as specified above. Online application process is scheduled to commence on December 01, 2020. The last date of submission of online applications is December 31, 2020.
Advertisement Number 58/2020/Admn. available at the official website of IGNOU contains the full details of the recruitment as indicated by the University. As per the detailed notification, there are a total of 22 vacancies available for the posts of Assistant Registrar and Security Officer. Among these, 21 openings are for the post of Assistant Registrar while only 01 opening is available for the post of Security Officer. Constitutional category-wise vacancy bifurcation is also available. There are 13 openings available for UR category, 01 for ST, 05 for OBC and 02 for EWS for the Assistant Registrar post. On the other hand, for the Security Officer post, the single vacancy is unreserved (UR).
The University has not indicated the exact process of selection. However, selected candidates will be appointed at the Level 10th of the Central Pay Commission Matrix as per the detailed advertisement. Assistant Registrars and Security Officers will be appointed at the pay scale of Rs 56100 – 177500. However, there is an upper age limit for applicants for this recruitment. The maximum age of the applicants must be 42 years as on December 01, 2020.
Candidates intending to apply for the aforementioned recruitment must ensure that they fulfil the minimum eligibility criteria as specified by IGNOU. For the post of Assistant Registrar, applicants need to have a Master’s degree qualification with at least 55% marks in order to apply. While on the other hand, for the post of Security Officer, the minimum educational qualification required is same as for Assistant Registrar, applicants must be released Short Service Commissioned Officers. Candidates who have served in the military for the initial 5 years and for whom, the Ministry of Defence issues certificate of release within 3 months of selection are also eligible to apply for the post of Security Officer.
Aspiring candidates intending to apply for recruitment to any of the advertised posts as mentioned here are advised to visit the website ignou.ac.in for the complete details of the recruitment process and other updates in this regard. The University will accept applications for this recruitment on the prescribed proforma only which is available online at the official website mentioned here.