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MGNREGA Recruitment 2017 for Technical Assistants and Accountants

  1. Introduction

The full form of MGNREGA is Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act. MGNREGA Recruitment 2017 for Technical Assistants and Accountants is offering posts for 143 candidates. This gives a great opportunity to people to work in the government sector and implement the policies of the government.

Detailed notification for MGNREGA Recruitment

Following are some of the important points which you should know for this exam:

  • The exam is held online
  • It’s a two-step process – Written Examination and Interview
  1. MGNREGA Recruitment 2017 Vacancy details

MGNREGA has released a notification for the recruitment of 143 assistants. There are two types of posts:

  1. Junior Technical Assistants: Number of posts in this category is 125
  2. Accountant Assistant: Number of posts in this category is 18
  3. Location of job will be – Banswara.
Post Vacancies Total  
UR SC ST Women  
Junior Technical Assistant 42 44 3 36 125  
Accounts Assistant 0 12 1 5 18  
Total 42 56 4 41 143  


  1. Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Junior Technical Assistant

A graduation degree or diploma in any discipline from a University recognized by Government of India or an equivalent qualification in the field of Civil or Agriculture for the post of Junior Technical Assistant.

Accounts Assistant

B.Com., CA, CS, ICWA intern from a recognized university for Account Assistant.

Age (As on 31.10.2017)

Category Minimum age Maximum Age
General 21 35
SC/ST 21 40
OBC 21 38
Ex-servicemen 21 Up to 50 years


The difference in maximum age is due to relaxation given to certain categories.

  1. Important Dates

Following are the important dates for MGNREGA Recruitment 2017

Activity Date (Tentative) Official link
Release of Notification 11 September 2017 See notification here
Start of MGNREGA Online Registration 11 September 2017  

Direct link to download application form

Last date for Online Registration 16 October 2017
Payment of online fee 11 Sept – 16 Oct 2017
Download of Prelims Admit Card November 2017
Exam Date Not mentioned


  1. Selection Procedure

To be updated

  1. MGNREGA 2017 Exam pattern

To be updated soon

  1. MGNREGA Recruitment 2017 Application procedure

  • Click on the following link to download the application form

Link to Download Application Form

  • Take Print out of the Application.
  • Fill the application form and put your photographs.
  • Also, affix the non-judicial stamp of application fee with the form.
  • Send this to the below-mentioned address:

District Coordinator and District Collector, Banswara, Rajasthan–327001.

  1. Application Fee

  • Fee is relaxed for SC/ST.
  • 100/- for all others.
  1. Admit Card

The candidates who have filled the application form can download the admit cards from the official website as and when they are released. We will provide you the direct link when updated.

  1. Pay Scale:

  • Junior Technical Assistant – Rs. 13,000/-
  • Accounts Assistant – Rs. 8,000/-
  1. Exam Syllabus

Written test

  • General Knowledge: Indian History, Indian Economy, Botany , Famous Days & Dates, Indian Parliament, Chemistry, Indian Culture, Basic Computer, Physics, Geography, Zoology, Sports
  • Reasoning: Puzzles Verbal Reasoning, Logical Reasoning, Data Sufficiency, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Data Interpretation, Analytical Reasoning
  • English: Spotting Errors, Passage Completion, Substitution, Synonyms, Sentence Arrangement, Idioms and Phrases, Sentence Improvement, Error Correction, Sentence Completion, Prepositions, Fill in the blanks, Error Correction
  • Aptitude: Ratio and Proportion, Simple Interest, Probability, Averages, Areas, Numbers and Ages, Pipes and Cisterns, Time and Work Partnership, Indices and Surds, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Problems on Trains, Compound Interest, Volumes Profit and Loss, Mixtures and Allegations, Boats and Streams
  1. Preparation

Just like any other exam, MGNREGA also comprises of Quant, Reasoning, English and General Awareness. If you have been preparing for other exams, then you must have already covered many topics. To do well in MGNREGA Recruitment 2017 exam, you should also focus on topics specific to this exam.

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  1. Official Links

Link for Notification

Application Form

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