New Delhi, Mar 31: Rajasthan Public Service Commission has released notification for recruitment of Assistant Statistical Officers in the Department of Planning (Economy and Statistics). Applications have been invited for a total of 225 vacancies. Candidates have to apply by May 6.

Vacancy Details: Name and No of Posts

Assistant Statistical Officer: Total 225 Posts

Eligibility Criteria:

Education Qualification:

  1. At least IInd Class Master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or Commerce or Master’s degree in any of the mentioned subject with one year diploma in Statistics from a recognized University or Institute.
  2. ‘O’ level or Higher Level Certificate Course by DOEACC OR Certificate course on Computer concept by NIELIT, New Delhi. For more information refer the official notification.

Compulsory qualification:

The candidate must have the working knowledge of written Hindi in Devnagri script and well aware of the Rajasthani Culture.

Age Limit:

The candidate should be at least 18 years of age as on January 1, 2019, and at the most 40 years old.

Age Relaxation for reserved category:

For SC/ST/OBC/EBC candidates from the state of Rajasthan:  5 years

For SC/ST/OBC/EBC Female candidates from the state of Rajasthan:  10 years

Women from general category: 5 years

Widows and separated women candidates: No maximum age limit

For Differently abled Candidates from general category:  10 years

For Differently abled Candidates from OBC/EBC category: 13 years

For Differently abled Candidates from SC/ST category: 15 years

Important Dates:

Start of online application submission: April 17, 2018

Last date for application submission: May 6, 2018

Selection Procedure:

Selection will be done through competitive examination. There will be a written examination comprising multiple choice questions. The written examination will have two parts; the first part will consist of general knowledge questions and the second part will be based on statistics, economics and mathematics. Each of the paper will carry 100 marks. There will be negative marking in the examination.

Those interested need to visit the official web address of Rajasthan Public Service Commission at for full details, and apply at the link www.rpsc.rajasthan/ online latest by May 6.