JKPSC Recruitment: The very own PSC of the state of Jammu & Kashmir is called the Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC). It conducts recruitment for the civil service departments in the state while also performing other related functions as assigned to it from time to time. The Commission conducts various recruitment related events through the official website i.e. jkpsc.nic.in. This page is dedicated to various recruitment events of the Commission. Scroll down to get the links for notification of events and updates as published by the Commission related to different JKPSC Recruitment.
The Commission conducts different recruitment events from time to time to fulfill the staffing needs of the state government departments. Among the important functions of the JKPSC is the conduct of the civil services recruitment in the state. Candidates can check all relevant and recent JKPSC recruitment events from this page.
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Latest Updates About JKPSC Recruitment
Civil Service Prelims 2020 Deferrment notice
Jammu & Kashmir Public Service Commission has made an official display of the deferment of the Civil Services (Preliminary) exam which was scheduled to be held on May 31, 2020.
Calendar for JKPSC Recruitment
Calendar for departmental examination 2020 (session -II) July to December. The candidates woh have either applied or intend to apply for the recruitment can check the notifications issued as per the following schedule.
Click here to check Calendar for departmental examination 2020 (session -II).
Important JKPSC Recruitment Examinations
Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) conducts examination for various departmental recruitments. Some of the most popular and important JKPSC recruitment exams conducted by the Commission are listed below.
- Assistant Director (statistics)
- Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF)
- Kashmir Administrative Service
- KCS (Judicial)
- Range Officers
- Accounts Clerk Course (ACC)
- Assistant Engineer (Accounts)
- Executive Engineer (Accounts)
- Excise and Taxation officers
- Excise and Taxation inspectors
- Excise and Taxation Sub-inspectors
- IAS Probationers
- KAS Probationers
- Labour inspector/Officers
- Revenue Service (Executive)
- Subordinate accounts course (SAC – I)
- Subordinate accounts course (SAC – II)
Duties and Functions of JKPSC
JKPSC recruitment events are only means the achieve the core roles and responsibilities of the Commission. Some of the most important duties and functions of the JKPSC are enlisted below.
- Conducts statewide civil services examination and recruitment process.
- Submits a report based on the work done by the commission to the state governor.
- Ensures that the procedure of transfer, recruitment, promotion, and dismissals of civil services posts constitutionally prescribed principles.
- Analyze and investigate the application of personnel and public administration practices and report to the relevant legislature and executive authority of Jammu and Kashmir.
- Advises on matters related to section 133 of the constitution of Indian states.
Organizational Structure of JKPSC
Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) has around 8-9 members including chairman who holds positions for specific roles.
Members of JKPSC
|Lateif uz Zaman Deva||Chairman|
|Jai Pal Singh||Member|
|Ali Asgar Choudhary||Member|
|Prof. (Dr.) Posh Charak||Member|
|Mushtaq Ahmad Wani||Member|
|Suresh Kumar Sharma||Member|
JKPSC Office and Contact details
Jammu and Kashmir being a hilly area makes it hard for offices to open in winters. JKPSC has 2 offices – for summers and for winters.
Summer office (May to October)
The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, Solina, Srinagar, Kashmir
Telphone: Srinagar 0194 -2310369
Fax:Srinagar 0194 -2455089
Winter office (November to April)
The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, Resham Ghar Colony, Bakshi Nagar, Jammu.
Telephone: Jammu 0191-2566541
Fax: Jammu 0191-2566710
History of JKPSC
The history of Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) starts with Jammu and Kashmir Civil Services Regulation. The concept of conducting state-wise competitive and departmental examinations can be traced back to 1954-1957. The introduction to the Civil Service exam was done for the first time during the reign of Dogra Maharaja Hari Singh in 1941. Before this, the Maharaja would select candidates on the basis of a nomination process to receive training for civil services. These candidates after the completion of training would join the state government. the first Kashmiri to top the civil service examination was Agha Nasir Ali. He was the first Deputy Commissioner of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.
The formation of JKPSC is explained by the constitution of the Indian state in Part XXI with article 370 providing it an autonomous state. Section 128 of the constitution of Jammu and Kashmir explains the formation of JK Public Service Commission which indicates the commission was set up on 2 September 1957.
JKPSC Recruitment Events
The Commission conducts recruitment in a stage by stage process that starts from the public announcement of the recruitment and ends with the publication of the results. We have briefly explained the meaning and concept of popular events below.
JKPSC Advertisement – JKPSC releases the notifications/advertisements before the commencement of any recruitment. The notifications/advertisement released by JKPSC has all information like eligibility, application, admit card, exam pattern, etc. To download advertisement, click on the recruitment tab and download advertisement for various recruitments.
JKPSC Exam Schedule – An examination calendar (yearly) is released on the official website. Candidate can check and track the events as per the examination calendar.
JKPSC Application Form – The links for online application for various departmental, and competitive examination is present under the tab recruitment. Candidates have to click on the ‘recruitment’ tab and then Jobs/Online application.
JKPSC Admit Card – Admit card for examination is released on the official website. Candidates can download admit card by logging in to jkpsc.nic.in.
JKPSC Syllabus – To help candidates with their preparation, JKPSC provides the syllabus on the website. To download the syllabus, candidates have to syllabus tab and download the syllabus.
JKPSC Question Paper – Candidates can download the previous year question paper from the JKPSC official website. Click on the ‘examination’ tab and then on ‘previous year question paper’.
JKPSC Result – The result for JKPSC is released on the official website. To check result, click on the ‘examination’ tab and then ‘result’ tab.
JKPSC Help – Several candidates may get confused while filing the application form, or another process. JKPSC provides candidates with the tab ‘help’ where they get all solutions for the problems. Under the tab ‘Help’, how to apply, forget application login ID, forgot application number, and password is provided.
Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) is a constitutional body formed by the government of India. Under the articles 128 and 133 of the constitution of Indian states, JKPSC conducts the examination for civil services for appointment to various civil services in Jammu and Kashmir. JKPSC is an autonomous body that selects the officers for various key positions in state civil services based on the merit of the candidates and the rules of reservation. The headquarters of JKPSC is at Solina, Srinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir. The motto of Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission is “Being fair to all and being seen as such”.
Official website: jkpsc.nic.in