PAU Recruitment 2017-18: Latest Punjab Agricultural University Jobs

PAU Recruitment 2017-18 – Deputy Directors, Managers, Computer Operator, Accountant Cum Clerk – 268 posts

The Punjab Agricultural University has notified for the above mentioned vacancy in Mohali, Ludhiana, and other districts of Punjab. Eligible graduates, post graduates and engineers with requisite experience have to apply only using the prescribed formats.  The application forms, syllabus for written exam, and official notification can be downloaded online. Aspirants have to submit the postal applications and pay the fee before 16th November. Selection is done on the basis of merit in written exam as per the PAU Recruitment 2016-17 notification. Candidates who are currently in service have to apply only through proper channels. Appointments last only for the duration of ATMA scheme and selection is done solely at the discretion of PAU authorities. The Registrar at PAU has officially released the advertisement inviting applications for the above mentioned contract positions.

PAU Vacancy Details:                                                                                        

The vacancy details for the government posts under ATMA Scheme are tabulated below –

Sl. No. Post Name Total Posts Monthly Salary Qualifications Minimum Experience
1 State Coordinator at Mohali 1 Rs 50,000/- Doctorate / PG – Agri. / Vet. Sci. / Fisheries / Agri. Enggr./Econ PhD – 10 yrs. ;

PG – 20 yrs.

2 Gender Coordinator at Mohali – Female Only 1 Rs 40,000/- Graduate / PG – Agri. / Vet. Sci. / Fisheries / Agri. Enggr./Econ 5 yrs.
3 Project Director 13 Rs 44,000/- Graduate / PG – Agri. / Vet. Sci. / Fisheries / Agri. Enggr./Econ 3 yrs.
4 Deputy Project Director 11 Rs 42,000/- PG – Agri. / Vet. Sci. / Fisheries / Agri. Enggr./Econ 3 yrs.
5 Block Technology Manager 58 Rs 25,000/- Graduate / PG – Agri. / Vet. Sci. / Fisheries / Agri. Enggr./Econ 2 yrs.
6 Assistant Technology Manager 170 Rs 15,000/- Graduate – Agri. / Vet. Sci. / Fisheries / Agri. Enggr./Econ
7 Accountant – cum – Clerk 4 Rs 22,500/- B Com 3 yrs.
8 Computer Programmer / Operator 5 Rs 16,000/- BE / BTech  in CS, IT, CSE, ICT, SE etc., OR

MCA or Equivalent

1 yrs.
9 Deputy Director 5 Rs 44,400/- Graduate / PG 3 yrs.
Grand Total Of Posts 268

Required Qualification:

The educational qualifications and requisite experience mentioned in the above table are minimum. Additional details are provided below –

  • Equivalent academic qualifications are also acceptable.
  • Degrees, diplomas, and experience should be of relevance to the position.

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Age Limit:

As per the PAU Recruitment notification, The age requirements are listed below –

  • Candidates have to be between 18 and 37 years of age.
  • Relaxation in age limits is given only for reserved candidates as per Government rules.
  • Those who are currently in Government Service have upper age limit up to 45 years.

PAU Selection Process:

The selection guidelines for appointment to the above mentioned positions is provided below –

  • All the eligible candidates have to appear for the written test.
  • Common written test is conducted for posts with S. No. 1 to 5 mentioned above.
  • Multiple choice questions with negative marking is applied for evaluation.
  • Minimum of 20% marks is necessary for qualification in the written test.
  • Qualification in written test alone does not ensure final selection.
  • For posts with S. No. 6 to 9, The candidates are tested in the subject of their choice i.e. Agricultural Engineering or Economics or Agriculture or Fisheries or Veterinary Science
  • Merit will be used as the basis for selecting suitable candidates.
  • Final appointments are at the complete discretion of the PAU authorities.

Salary Structure:

The consolidated monthly salaries for each vacancy is specified in the above table as per the PAU Recruitment notification.

Application Fee:

Eligible candidates have to submit the following tabulated fee separately for each applied post –

Post Numbers Category Fees Each Additional Post
Posts With S. No. 1 to 5 General And Others Rs 1200/- + Rs. 600/-
SC Rs 600/- + Rs. 300/-
Posts With S. No. 6 to 9 General And Others Rs 1200/- + Rs 1200/-
SC Rs 600/- + Rs 600/-
Payment Mode DD favouring  “Comptroller, PAU, Ludhiana” , payable at Ludhiana

How to Apply PAU Jobs:

The aspirants have to follow the following guidelines while sending in their applications –

  • All the applications have to be sent only in the prescribed formats.
  • The Deputy Director position has a separate application pro forma while all other vacancy have the same application format.
  • The official website can be opened in the browser using the following link –
  • Click the following links under ‘What’s New’ heading for downloading the required application formats –


  • The candidates can apply for more than one posts by submitting different sets of application forms.
  • The application processing fee in the form of a Demand Draft (DD) is mandatory.
  • Candidates applying for multiple posts have to pay additional fee for each post.
  • Envelopes with filled in application form, marks sheets and certificate copies has to be sent by postal service or courier.
  • The contact address for application submission before 16th November, 2016 is –


Punjab Agricultural University,


Important Dates:

The PAU Recruitment notification specifies the following important and notable dates –

Issue Date Of Official Notification November, 2016
Last Date For Submitting Postal Applications 16th November, 2016
Date Of Reckoning Age Limits & Qualifications 1st January, 2016
Date Of Written Examination Updated Soon

Important Links:

The link to official website of PAU is at:

The links to the official notification and the vacancy details are at:

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