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Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) of Assam

Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) of AssamTourism Development Officer (Grade-II) of Assam

Short Information: 

In 2024, the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) announced vacancies for the position of Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II). The recruitment notice was released on Feb 29, 2024, and interested candidates can apply starting from March 8, 2024. This opportunity offers 12 positions under the Directorate of Tourism, Government of Assam. Applicants are required to meet specific qualifications and follow the application process outlined by APSC.

Scale of pay: – Pay scale + Grade Pay + Other allowances as admissible to the Assam State Government employees
from time to time (per month)

Pay scaleGrade PayPay Band
Rs. 22,000 to 97,000Rs.9,400Pay Band – 3

Eligibility Criteria:

The candidate must qualify as an Indian Citizen according to Articles 5 to 8 of the Constitution of India and must additionally be a permanent resident of Assam. As a domicile proof of the candidate, he/she must upload a copy of the valid Permanent Resident Certificate issued in Assam for educational purposes/The Employment Exchange Registration Certificate will be treated as proof of residency.

Application Fees:

The application fee for the position of Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) under the Directorate of Tourism, Government of Assam, varies depending on the candidate’s category.

Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) of Assam

SI. No.CategoryTotal Amount
2SC/ST/OBC/MOBC 197.20
3BPL/PWBD  47.20

Education Qualification:

The educational qualifications required for the position of Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) under the Directorate of Tourism, Government of Assam are as follows:

  1. Candidates must have at least a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or its equivalent
  2. Additionally, candidates should possess a six-month diploma in computer applications or a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality, Hotel, Travel, and Tourism Management or Administration from a recognized institution with appropriate computer skills
  3. Preferably, candidates with knowledge of any foreign language other than English or languages spoken in the Indian subcontinent and previous working experience in the travel and tourism or hotel management administration sector will be given preference

For detailed information on educational qualifications and eligibility criteria, candidates should refer to the official recruitment notifications provided by the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) & PDF Click Here.

Age Limit:

The age limit for the position of Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) under the Directorate of Tourism, Government of Assam is as follows:

Candidates should not be less than 21 years of age and not more than 38 years of age as of January 1, 2024

  • There is an upper age limit relaxation available for certain categories:
    • 5 years for SC/ST candidates, making the maximum age limit 43 years.
    • 3 years for OBC/MOBC candidates.
    • Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) are entitled to a 10-year relaxation period.

The age limit of the candidates will be calculated based on the Class-XClass-Xll Examination Admit Card/Pass Certificate/Marksheet issued by a recognized Central/State Board/Council where Age/Date of Birth (DOB) is reflected. No other document shall be accepted in place of the above-mentioned documents for age proof,

Applicants must ensure they meet the specified age criteria and any relevant relaxations before applying for the position.

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How to Apply

To apply for the Tourism Development Officer (Grade-II) position with the Directorate of Tourism, Government of Assam, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the official website of the  (APSC)
  2. Look for the “Apply Online” link.
  3. Sign up by creating an account.
  4. Log in using your new account details.
  5. Fill in your personal and educational information.
  6. Upload necessary documents like photos and signatures.
  7. Double-check all your details before submitting.
  8. Pay the application fee online based on your category.
  9. Submit the form and keep a printed copy for your records.

Remember to meet the deadlines mentioned in the official notification. That way, you’ll complete the application process smoothly.

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