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UGC Education Officer Eligibility Criteria 2019

Last Update : March 29, 2019

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UGC Education Officer Eligibility criteria 2019 - University Grants Commission has invited the aspiring candidates for the recruitment of 6 UGC Deputy Secretary & Education Officer vacancies 2019. The candidates should meet the minimum required eligibility criteria published by selection board and become eligible to apply for posts of UGC Education Officer recruitment 2019.

Read below to check UGC Education Officer 2019 Age Limit & Education qualification also read other related important quick links.


University Grants Commission has released the notification for the recruitment of 6 UGC Deputy Secretary & Education Officer  vacancies.

UGC Education Officer 2019 Exam Dates & Calendar : 

Notice Title Important Dates
Application Submission Starts
Last Date of Application Submission
Receipt of hard copy of the application 
Date of Admit Card Issuance
Interiew Date
Result, Marks & Selection List TBD


UGC Education Officer 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit :

  • Deputy Secretary :- 45 years as on last date of receipt of application i.e. 12/04/2019
  • Education Officer :- 40 years as on 12/04/2019 (

Age Relaxation :

There are permissible relaxation of upper age limit as per Government Rules. Here are the most common relaxations :

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC / ST5 years
OBC3 years
PH10 years
PH OBC13 years
PH SC / ST15 years

Education Qualification :


Deputy Secretary


1.First class Master Degree of a recognized University with a good academic record;

2.At least 7 years experience of teaching/ research in University or college or Educational Administration in higher education;.

3.(i) Holding analogous post on regular basis in the parent cadre/department; or

3.(ii) With 5 years service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on regular basis in pay band-3 (Rs.15600-39100) with grade pay of Rs.6600(pre-revised) i.e. in any discipline, pay level 11,-Rs.67,700-2,08,700 or equivalent in the parent cadre/department. Desirable: Doctorate.

Education Officer  :- (i) Minimum second class Masters degree with 55% of marks from a recognized University; Qualifications:

                                     (ii) Five years of experience of teaching/research/Educational Administration.