Besides monitoring all the administrative and vigilance matters of the ministry, the work of the Ministry of Home Affairs is to monitor the allocation of work in various divisions of the Ministry and information presentation under Right to Information Act 2005. It is the Ministry of Government of India, which provides manpower, financial assistance, guidance and expertise to the State Governments.
The Ministry of home Affairs has six departments and 20 sub-departments. The departments include -
1) Department of Border Management,
2) Department of Internal Security,
3) Department of Jammu and Kashmir Affairs,
4) Department of Home,
5) Department of Official Language, and,
6) Department of States.
To recruit various posts in the Home Ministry of India, notifications are issued by various departments and divisions of different departments from time to time. The candidates who fulfil the desired eligibility criteria can apply online for these posts.
So, let's know about some important posts for which vacancies are often released from the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Senior field officer (mountaineering) in Armed Border Force, Accounts Officer, Inspector (draftsman), Assistant Sub-Inspector, Personal Assistant (Intelligence Bureau), Assistant Commandant (Official Language), Department Accounts Officer, Accountant, Research Officer (Official language), Attorney General, Deputy Judge, Coordination Police (Wireless Directorate), Hindi Translator, Accountant, Officers in Home Welfare Centre, Public Grievances and Pension Accounts Department, under the Ministry of Personnel, Sub inspector, Junior engineer etc. , Inspector (Finger Print) in the National Crime Records Bureau, Superintendent of Narcotics Control Bureau, Chief Architect Prognosis and Security Managers under the Digital India Program, Executive Director in Disaster Management Department, Assistant and Constable (Border Security Force), Proof reader, Wireless Supervisor (Director of Coordination Police Wireless), Despatch rider, Employees of Telecommunication Branch, Assistant Central Intelligence Officer in Intelligence Bureau, National Security Guard (NSG), Regional Director / Deputy Director, Specialist Medical Officer in National Security Guard (NSG), Senior Manager (Information Security) in Cyber & Information Security Division, Law intern, staff car driver, fire adviser, assistant manager, store keeper, confectioner cum cook, Assistant confectioner cum cook, executive director, assistant director, supervisor etc.
Age limit, educational qualifications, experience and selection process vary according to different posts.
How to apply - Candidates would have to apply online for joining the recruitment process for various posts of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Selection Process - Selection is done on the basis of merit. There is a provision of different selection criteria which includes written, interview and experience or all the three depending upon the post for which the candidate is applying.