Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board, more commonly referred to as MP VYAPAM, has recently released Patwari recruitment 2017 notification for 9235 vacancies. MP Patwari application form 2017 has started from October 28. Candidates can apply online until November 11. An important eligibility criteria is possession of CPCT score card.
The Computer Proficiency Certification Test is mandatory for various positions in departments of Government of Madhya Pradesh. This includes data entry, IT operator, AG 3, stenographer, shorthand, typist and other posts. By the same token holding the CPCT score card makes one eligible for Patwari recruitment. A little while ago some newspapers had reported that CPCT may not be required for upcoming recruitment to Patwari post. However the second point under eligibility criteria in notification negates this speculation. Therefore it should be clearly understood that CPCT is in fact required. Apart from that, you need to have a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized institute.
Another important point that can be seen in MP Patwari recruitment 2017 notification is that one must have Aadhaar card. Also note that being a domicile of the state is necessary. The district wise vacancy information, for all 51 districts, has been provided in the notification. Applicants need to mention preference order of districts while filling the online application form. Category specific age limit should also be taken note of before applying.
Online application form for Patwari recruitment 2017 is live at mponline.gov.in. Those who belong to UR category need to pay a fee of Rs 500 to apply. The payment fee is through credit card / debit card net banking. Whereas those who are SC / ST / OBC / PH will pay Rs 250 to submit application form. Applicants can in time download admit card for the exam from vyapam.nic.in.
Applicants can also avail form correction facility if they submit form before last date. Last date to correct mistakes in form is November 16, 2017. If one changes category from any of the reserved categories to un-reserved, then they have to pay excess fee. However if the category is changed the other way around then excess fee is not refunded.
Patwari recruitment exam will be held from December 9 to 31, 2017. There will be two sessions on each date, first and second. While the first session reporting time shall be 7:30 AM, session second reporting time will be 1:30 PM. Candidates must report to center on time.
Note that it will be an online exam. Questions will be of objective (multiple choice) type. Each question shall carry 1 mark. Centers of examination are situated in Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Ujjain, Neemach, Ratlam, Mandsaur, Sagar, Satna, Khandwa, Guna, Damoh, Katni, Sidhi.