General Instructions / Important Points to be noted

  1. Candidate should read the conditions of eligibility appearing in Advertisement No.1/2017 to ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility conditions to the post(s) applied, particularly age, educational qualification, physical standards etc. Candidate should also read the instructions in the advertisement and online Application Form carefully before making any entry or selecting any option. If any information furnished by the candidate is found to be incorrect at a later date, the selection / appointment of the candidate shall be liable for termination.
  2. The examination fee once paid will neither be refunded nor adjusted against any other recruitment process.
  3. Any communication sent will be through e-mail Id only. Hence candidates are required to have a valid / active personal e-mail Id. The e-mail Id should be kept active till conclusion of the recruitment process. Under no circumstance the candidate should furnish an e-mail Id which doesn't pertain to him / her. Separate e-mail Id shall be required for applying in different Post Groups.
  4. Admission to Preliminary Examination/Oration Test and subsequent stages of examination will be purely on provisional basis, relying upon declaration given and fulfilling of the eligibility criteria by the candidate.
  5. Candidate is required to submit separate Application Form for post(s) in different Post Groups. If a candidate intends to apply for post(s) in more than one Post Group, he/she has to Register separately for each Post Group.
  6. Pop-up Windows should be allowed on the browser while filling the Application Form as these windows help in filling the Application Form.
  7. Candidates are required to take a print out of the Registration Slip. It need not be sent to the Rajya Sabha Secretariat.
  8. Rajya Sabha Secretariat reserves the right to allot candidates a Centre other than the one opted for.
  9. Multiple applications for the same post will be rejected.
  10. The candidates called for the Preliminary Examination/Oration Test and subsequent stages of examination will have to appear at the respective venues at their own cost. Rajya Sabha Secretariat will not provide Travelling Allowances under any circumstances.
  11. Bank transaction charges for payment of application fees will be extra and is to be borne by the candidate.

Important Dates

1 Opening date for online registration 25.07.2017
2 Closing date for online registration 18.08.2017


    a) For New Application - Click on the 'Register' Link. This will open the first page of the new application.
    b) First Page of the Application - Fill the basic details such as Name, Mobile No, Email Id, Gender, and Date of Birth as required in the form. Check the filled details carefully before clicking the 'submit' button, as you will not be permitted to make changes in the application later.
    c) 'Registration Completed' - E-mail / SMS will be sent to your registered email ID and mobile number with the application number. This application number & password will allow you to login further to complete your registration / print registration slip before the due date.
    d) Login Again - On the screen shown, click on the the 'Login' button. You will be shown a link which will ask you to login again. Proceed with the login procedure by using the application ID and password, which will open the second page of the application form.
       (Note: If you wish to complete your application later, you can leave the page. You can fill the second page of the application later, on or before the Last Date of submission of application, by going to the application website again and logging in as registered candidate using your application number and password.)

    e) Filling of details in the subsequent pages - Fill up all the required information on the screens (which are in fact the subsequent tabs of the on-line form) with personal identification details, etc. Candidates should take utmost care and furnish the correct details while filling in the on-line Application Form.

    g) Candidate is advised that before clicking the SUBMIT button he/she must check that all the details filled in are correct. After final submission of Application Form no request for change/correction in any particulars in the Application Form shall be entertained under any circumstances.
    h) In case of any difficulty, candidate may mail to recruitmentcellexam2017@gmail.com Once the details are submitted here, no changes will be allowed at subsequent stages.



      Photograph must be a recent passport size colour photo with preferably white background, and no harsh shadows. If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly seen. Also, ensure that both ears are visible in the picture. Wearing of caps, hats and dark glasses is not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must not cover your face. The image should only be in .jpg or .jpeg format. The size of file should be not more than 500 kb.


      Sign on a white paper with Black ink pen and scan it.Please scan the signature area only and not the entire page and ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 500 kb. Please note that this signature would appear on the Admit Card, and it should match with the signature on the attendance sheet while appearing for the online test.

Registration has been Closed.
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