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Ministry of A&FW Vacancy: Administrative Officer Position at Central Institute of Horticulture, Medziphema, Dimapur District, Nagaland

Company - Ministry of Agriculture
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The Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Department of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, is seeking to fill the position of Administrative Officer at the Central Institute of Horticulture, located in Medziphema, Dimapur District, Nagaland. This appointment will be made on a deputation (including short-term contract) basis. Here are the details: 

Position Overview 

Post Name

Administrative Officer



Application Start


Last Date to Apply



Qualifications and Eligibility


  • Degree from a recognized University or Institute.

  • Three years of experience in Administration, Accounts, or Establishment work in Central or State Government, Union territories administration, Public Sector Undertakings, Recognized Research Institutes, Recognized Universities, or Statutory/Autonomous Organizations.

Note: Qualifications and experience criteria may be relaxed at the discretion of the Union Public Service Commission, with reasons recorded in writing. This relaxation particularly applies to candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes or Scheduled Tribes if sufficient candidates with the required experience are not available for reserved vacancies.


Officers from Central or State Government, Union territories administration, Public Sector Undertakings, Recognised Research Institutes, Recognised Universities, or Statutory/Autonomous Organizations are eligible if holding an analogous post on a regular basis in the parent cadre or department; or With two years of service in the grade after appointment on a regular basis in level 9 (Rs.53,100-1,67,800) or level 8 (Rs.47,600-1,51,100) in the pay matrix or equivalent in the parent cadre or department.

Age Limit: The maximum age limit for appointment through deputation (including short-term contract) shall not exceed fifty-six years as of the closing date for receipt of applications.

Tenure: The period of deputation (including short-term contract), along with any prior deputation in another ex-cadre post immediately preceding this appointment within the Central Government organization or department, should not exceed three years.

Monthly Remuneration

Level-"10 in the Pay Matrix (Rs.56,1 001-1 ,77 ,5001)

Application Procedure

  • Interested and Eligible candidates can submit the applications (in triplicate) neatly typed on A-4 size paper in the prescribed format (Annexure-I) from eligible candidates whose services can be readily spared upon selection. Include a certificate from the Forwarding Authority (in Annexure-II format) along with the following documents to the Additional Commissioner (Hort.), Department of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Room No. 37-8, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi-110001.

  • Candidates can download the complete advertisement, bio-data format (Annexure-I), and certificate format for CC, LC, VC & MMP (Annexure-II) from the department's website www.aqncoop.ntc.tn.

For More Information

Visit the website: https://agriwelfare.gov.in/en/recruitmentDetail

Explore this opportunity to serve at the Central Institute of Horticulture and contribute to the growth of the agriculture sector. 

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