PROVISIONAL

Online applications are invited from eligible candidates to admission for two years Post-Graduate Diploma in Archaeology course in Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya Institute of Archaeology, Archaeological Survey of India, Plot No.-2, Knowledge Park-II, Greater Noida, U.P. for the Session 2020-2022. Only those Applications which are successfully filled through the Website of the ASI and found in order shall be accepted. Candidates should go through the advertisement carefully before applying and ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility conditions like Age-Limit/Essential Qualifications (EQs)/ Experience/Category etc. as indicated in this Notice. Candidature of candidates not meeting the eligibility conditions will be cancelled at any stage of the selection process without any notice. Candidature of Applicants shall be purely PROVISIONAL at all stages of the selection process.

Qualification Master's Degree in Ancient or Medieval Indian History/ Archaeology/Anthropology/Indian Classical Languages such as Sanskrit, Pali, Prakrit, Arabic or Persian or in Geology with knowledge of Pleistocene age from a recognized University or equivalent with minimum aggregate of 55% marks (50% in respect of candidates belonging to reserve categories as per Govt. rules) Age The upper age limit as on 08-11-2020 should not exceed 25 years, which is relaxable to the candidates belonging to reserve categories and departmental (Central/State Govt./University) officials as per Govt. rules. Reservation Reservation to SC/ST/OBC/PH as per Govt rules. Total Seat Total no. of seats : 15 (Including Sponsored Candidates) Sponsorships Quota The Sponsorships Quota is as under: State Govt./University-2. In the event on non-availability of eligible reserve category or sponsored quota candidate is having required percentage of marks, the same shall be further relaxable at the absolute discretion of the Competent Authority. Selection Procedure The candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on Candidates Marks in Post Graduation. Personal Interview The crucial date for determining of age-limit and possession of Essential Qualifications (EQs)/Experience will be 08-11-2020. Without submission of final year mark sheet candidate is not eligible to apply. The interview of short listed candidates will be held on 18th & 19th November, 2020. Stipend During the entire period of Two Years course the students (excluding sponsored candidates) would be entitled to a stipend of Rs. 8000/- per month, in addition to second class railway or ordinary bus fares as travelling allowances to attending outstations training camps. How to Apply Interested candidate fulfilling the eligibility criteria should apply online through ASI website i.e. www.asi.nic.in or http://asiegov. gov.in/login from 05-10-2020 to 08-11-2020 and no other mode of application will be acceptable. Last Date of Submission Submit their duly filled application only online mode latest by 8th November, 2020 for more details visit www.asi.nic.in.