Prasar Bharati Jobs 2013 | Programme Executive and Transmission Executive

About Prasar Bharati

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.

About Recruitment for the post of Programme Executive and Transmission Executive in Prasar Bharati

PB 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.

The candidates selected through this recruitment for posts in PB will NOT, however, have the status of Central Government Civilian Employees. As such they will not be eligible for benefit of age relaxation etc. admissible to Central Government civilian employees in recruitments made by the Staff Selection Commission for Ministries/ Departments/Attached and Subordinate Offices under Government of India and will not be entitled to claim parity with Central Government Civilian Employees in any matter whatsoever. 

Only online application will be accepted at Candidates are advised to make sure that they are e ligible in all respects before applying for the posts. Candidates are required to submit only one application irrespective of the number of posts for which optio n is exercised by them.


Programme Executive -360 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (General & Production) -536 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Family Welfare) - 36 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Farm & Home/Farm Radio Reporter) - 98 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Scripts) - 66 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Educational Broadcast) - 22 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Science Reporting/Field Reporter) - 16 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Tribal Dialect/Translation) -32 Vacancies 
Transmission Executive (Production Assistant) - 72 Vacancies

Age Limit

The maximum Age-Limit for all the above posts is 30 years (As on 01-01-2013).

Eligibility Criteria

Please go through the recruitment pdf carefully as it differ for each post. Here is the link

Selection Process for the post of Engineering Assistant

election 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, as detailed below: 
Paper – I(Objective Type) 
(a)General Intelligence & Reasoning (50 questions 50 marks) 
(b)General English (50 questions 50 marks) 
(c)General Awareness (100 questions 100 marks) 

Paper-II(Descriptive Type) Language and literature concerned - 200 marks 

NOTE I: Individual cut off will be prescribed in Paper-I & Paper-II (if conducted). Paper-II (if conducted) of only those candidates will be evaluated who meet the cut off for Paper-I. NOTE II: Only those candidates who meet the cut off in Paper -II (if conducted) as prescribed by the Commission will be called for Interview. 
NOTE III: Commission may prescribe, at its option, separate cut off in Interview for general and reserved category candidates. 
NOTE-IV : Candidates are advised to note that they will be considered for only one post based on this recruitment. 
NOTE-V: Allocation of candidates for the posts of Transmission Executive will be done on the basis of Merit –cum-option of Zone and there after for different places within the Zone. Seniority in these Grades will be maintained within the Zone.

How to Apply

1. Application can be made online ONLY. Online applications may be filed at
2. Candidates are required to submit only one application irrespective of the number of posts opted for. 
3. Candidates must pay the application fee of Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred Only) through State Bank India (SBI) either in the form of Challan or NetBanking. 
4. Application fee is not required for women, SC/ST and PH candidates, subject to submission of Caste/Disability/Discharge Certificate in the prescribed form from Appropriate Authority in support of his/her claim, at the time of Interview. 
5. No documents are required at the time of submission of application. Copy of above application should NOT be sent to the Commission. 
6. Option should be exercised by the candidates carefully keeping in view fulfillment of eligibility conditions, educational qualification etc. prescribed for the posts. OPTION ONCE EXERCISED SHALL BE FINAL AN OPTION ONCE EXERCISED SHALL BE FINAL AND NO CHANGE WILL BE ALLOWED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE 
7. Qualifying in the written examination for any post without fulfilling eligibility conditions will not confer any claim to the candidate for final selection for the post. 
8. If any of the particulars provided in the application is found to be false on scrutiny of the documents, the candidature of such candidate will be cancelled forthwith

Important Dates

Dates for Part-1 Registration : 23rd March, 2013 to 17th April, 2013 
Dates for Part-2 Registration: 23rd March, 2013 to 19th April, 2013 
Date of Examination: 02-06-2013 

Important Link

For Complete Details like Age Criteria, Application fees & Forms and other details, aspirants are required to check the Official Adversitement