SSC – Prasar Bharati Combined Recruitment Exam 2013 Programme – Transmission Executives

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The Prasar Bharati (PB) is a statutory autonomous body established under the Prasar Bharati (Broadcasting Corporation of India) Act 1990. It is India’s largest broadcaster and comprises Doordarshan & All India Radio.  It wishes to recruit young and skilled personnel for manning the posts of Programme Executive, Transmission Executive and Production Assistant in offices spread all over the country. Applications are invited from Indian Nationals who fulfill the prescribed qualifications and age etc. for these posts.

Staff Selection Commission (SSC), Government of India, will make recruitment to these posts on behalf of the Prasar Bharati under special dispensation given by the Government. Candidates are required to submit only one application irrespective of the number of posts for which option is exercised by them.

Details of the Posts :

1. Programme Executive  Group -‘B’

Pay Scale : Rs.9300 – 34800/- + GP Rs.4600/-

No. of Posts : 360 Posts (UR – 184,  OBC – 97,  SC – 53,  ST – 26)

2. Transmission Executive   Group – ‘B’

Pay Scale : Rs.9300 – 34800/- + GP Rs.4200/-

No. of Posts : 806 Posts (UR – 406,  OBC – 260, SC – 79,  ST – 61,  PWD – 05)

3. Transmission Executive (Production Assistant)  Group – ‘B’

Pay Scale : Rs.9300 – 34800/- + GP Rs.4200/-

No. of Posts : 72 Posts (UR – 35, OBC – 21, SC – 12, ST – 04)

Age  Limit (for All the Posts) : 30 years as on 01 – 01 – 2013 (Relaxations in Upper age Limit – for SC/ST Candidates upto 5 years, OBC Candidates upto 3 years and for PWD Candidates Upto 10 years)

Qualification : For detailed Qualification requirements  for each Post, Carefully go through the pdf file, Link is given below.

Other benefits : All the posts carry Central Government pattern pay scales and usual allowances such as DA, CCA, HRA, Leave Travel facilities etc. Gross emoluments would vary depending upon place of posting.

Selection Process : i) Written Test ii) Interview

Scheme of Examination : Selection for the posts will be based on a Written Examination which will be conducted by Staff Selection Commission.  The examination will consist of two papers for all Posts.

Paper I (Objective Type)  : a) General Intelligence & Reasoning (50 questions)  b) General English (50 questions)  c) General Awareness  (100 questions)

Paper-II (Descriptive Type) : Language and literature concerned

Admit Card : Candidates are required to download the admit card about two weeks before the Examination. Candidates who  are unable to download their Admission Certificates or do not receive their Admission Certificates at least one week before the date of the examination should contact the concerned Regional Office with details such as Registration ID, Transaction ID for obtaining the Admission Certificates. Details of deficiency, rendering the applications ineligible, if any, may also be placed on the Commission‘s website (( about two weeks before the examination.

Application fee : General and OBC Candidates have to pay an Application fee of Rs.200/-, However, SC/ST/PWD/Women Candidates are exempt from fee Payment. The fee may be made  through State Bank India (SBI) either in the form of Challan or Net Banking.

How to Apply : Interested Candidate have to apply Online through SSC Website. Original certificates along with one set of attested photocopy will be  scrutinized/ verified to ascertain the eligibility of the candidate for the concerned post either at the time of interview or document verification. Candidates need not send Print Out or any Certificates / Testimonials by post at this Stage.

Last Date for Online Application : 19th April 2013

Date of Examination : 2nd June 2013

Download of Admit Card : about two weeks before examination.

For Complete details Click here : Doordarshan-prasar-bharati-details-pdf

Click here to Apply Online :


  1. Sidharth says

    I am B.Tech in Instrumentation Engineering and want to apply Transmission Executive (General & Production) post.
    I have no Desirable condition to satisfy still can I apply for this post?

    • says

      If you have the essential qualifications then you are eligible to apply. The desirable qualification comes into play during the selection process where you may face competition from the ones who have the desirable qualifications. But you are definitely eligible to apply if you have the essential qualification.

  2. Shivani says

    i m diploma in computer science in polytechnic can i apply for prasar bharti combined recruitment exam 2013

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