The National Informatics Center or NIC is an Indian organization that provides network and e governance support to the central and state government and to other government agencies. The NIC job vacancies occur in state and union territory basis. The candidates applying for a certain vacancy should have a degree in any course from an institute or university recognized by the government of India to a minimum qualification of passing HSC or 12th in first class. The candidate should be fluent in the regional language too. The candidates would be selected based on an online examination, followed by an interview.
Those who want to apply for the NIC jobs should apply through the official site of NIC. The candidates should fill the application form with necessary scanned copies of documents, photographs and signature. After submitting the application, the candidates would receive a call letter for the online examination, ten days before the examination. The pay scale, educational qualification, age limit and other requirements changes from one position to another.
When it comes to scale 1 officer, the engineering, CA and arts and science candidates are selected based on a specific online examination and interview process. The written test that is conducted as a part of NIC recruitment process consists of two sessions. The management or the general aptitude session includes questions that tests the aptitude, reasoning, English skills, general awareness, data interpretation, analytical skills, skills of reasoning and quantitative aptitude. The technical or functional knowledge session contains questions based on the type of position they are applying for. Each session is for 50 marks and the candidates have to pass in both the sessions separately to be placed in the NIC job vacancies. For technical candidates, both the sessions would be on technical side. There would be negative marks for the wrong answer. The syllabus for each type of technical paper would be different. The syllabus and the pattern of the examination would be informed to the candidates through the job advertisement. The complexity of the examination, the cut off marks and other factors of the written test changes based on the position, job category and so on.
NIC notifies about the job vacancies only in its official site and also in the leading newspaper. The candidates can also get the information about the job vacancies in some leading employment portals.
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Freshersworld is an employment portal that provides a consolidated view of all the job vacancies, job description, the application process, selection process, pattern and syllabus of the written test, criteria for applying, application fee and other details. When it comes to NIC jobs, each state posts its vacancies at different time. The National Informatics Center recruitment notifications are done only in the official site. Along with the recruitment notification, the site also provides a lot of other notifications which would occur in abundant. Thus, there are a lot of chances for a candidate to miss a notification.
To avoid any such mishap, it is better to get registered with Freshersworld. Freshersworld collects all the information from the official site of NIC and provides detailed view of all the vacancies and other details.