The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will open the application portal of the Intelligence Bureau today for the recruitment of 1430 assistant central intelligence officer (grade II/executive). Candidates who are interested in becoming a part of the Intelligence Bureau can apply online from the official website.
The last date to apply is on September 2, 2017. Candidates can expect a pay scale of Rs 9,300 to Rs 34,800 plus a grade pay of Rs 4,200 (PB-2) with admissible central government allowances.
– Candidates are required to be graduates or posess equivalent degrees from recognised universities.
– Candidates need to be at least 18 years old and no older than 27. The upper age limit is subject to relaxation for reserved category candidates.
– Candidates with knowledge about computers will be preferred.
The selection process will take place in three stages— Tier 1 objective-type exam of 100 marks, Tier 2 descriptive exam of 50 marks and an interview round of 100 marks.
Tier 1 will include 25 questions of 1 mark each on general awareness, quantitative aptitude, logical/analytical ability and English language. Candidates will have 60 minutes to answer these questions.
Tier 2 will include an essay on one of the give topics for 30 marks and a section of English comprehension and précis writing for 20 marks. Here too, candidates will have an hour to answer all questions.