UPSC DCIO Recruitment 2020 – Exam Date Announced

Union Public Service Commission has announced UPSC Deputy Central Intelligence Officer Recruitment 2020 notification on 28/12/2019. Notification is out for 29 posts such as Data Processing Assistant and Deputy Central Intelligence Officer in New Delhi. Eligible candidates can apply through online from 28/12/2019 to 16/01/2020. Candidates can view the post details, vacancy details, eligibility criteria, selection process, applying method, fees structure, syllabus, pattern and important dates in the below content.

Name of the Post: Data Processing Assistant and Deputy Central Intelligence Officer

Post Date: 30/12/2019

No of Vacancies: 29

Place: New Delhi

UPSC DCIO Admit Card 2020 – Download here

UPSC DCIO Syllabus 2020 – Check here

UPSC DCIO Previous Question Paper 2018 – Check here

UPSC DCIO Previous Cut-Off Marks 2018 – Check here

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Important Dates for UPSC Deputy Central Intelligence Officer Recruitment:

Start Date of Online Application28/12/2019
Last Date of Online Application16/01/2020
Date of Computer Based Recruitment Test (CBRT)08/03/2020 2:00 P.M – 4:00 P.M
Reporting Time for CBRT08/03/2020 12:30 P.M

Vacancy Details of UPSC Deputy Central Intelligence Officer Recruitment:

S.No.Name of the PostsNo. of Posts
1Deputy Central Intelligence Officer (DCIO)27
2Data Processing Assistant (DPA)02

Pay Scale:

S.No.Name of the PostsPay Scale
1Deputy Central Intelligence Officer (DCIO)Level-10 in the Pay
2Data Processing Assistant (DPA) Level-7 in the Pay Matrix 

Age limit:

S.No.Name of the PostsAge Limit
1Deputy Central Intelligence Officer (DCIO)35 Years
2Data Processing Assistant (DPA)30 Years

Age relaxation applicable as per rules

Educational Qualification:

1. Deputy Central Intelligence Officer (DCIO):

  • Candidates should be completed Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (B.E. or B. Tech.) or B.Sc. (Engg.) awarded by a recognized University in the fields of Electronics or Electronics and Communication or Electronics and Telecommunication or Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Computer Technology or Computer Science and Engineering or Information Technology or Software Engineering (or)
  • Associate Membership of Institute of Engineers (AMIE) in Electronics and Communications Engineering or Graduate Ship awarded by Associate Membership of Institute of Electronics and Telecommunications Engineers (AMIETE) in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering or Master of Science in Physics with Electronics or Telecommunication or Master of Computer Applications (MCA) after three years Bachelor of Science in Physics or Master of Science (Information Technology) or Master of Science (Computer Science) or Master of Science(Software) from a recognized University.

2. Data Processing Assistant (DPA):

  • Candidates should be completed Master’s Degree in Computer Applications / Information Technology / Computer Science of a recognized University / Institute OR B.E. / B.Tech. in Computer Engineering / Computer Science / Computer Technology / Computer Science and Engineering / Information Technology from a recognized University / Institute.
  • The degree obtained through distance education mode should be in accordance with the territorial jurisdiction policy of UGC.

Selection Process:

The selection will be based on the:

  1. Computer Based Recruitment Test (CBRT)
  2. Shortlisting
  3. Interview.

Application Fee:

Mode of Payment: online

S.NoCategoryApplication Fees
1UR / OBC 25/-
2SC / ST / PH / WomenNil

How to Apply for UPSC Deputy Central Intelligence Officer Recruitment:

  • Candidates should apply through online.
  • Candidates must upload the following documents / certificates relating to educational qualification, Date of Birth, Experience (preferably in prescribed format), Desirable Qualification(s) or any other information, as claimed in the online application, in a single pdf file in such a way that the file size does not exceed 2 MB and is legible when a printout is taken.

Important Links for UPSC Deputy Central Intelligence Officer Recruitment:

To Apply Online Click here 
For Official WebsiteClick here
For Official Notification Click here 
Download Admit CardClick here 

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  1. Where can i find the syllabus and last year’s question papers of Data processing assistant (DPA) and deputy central intelligence officer (DCIO) ?

  2. Hello Team AffairsCloud:

    Please check with the Educational Qualification Section in this post. I think the requirements has been Swapped between DPA & DCIO. Please have a look.


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