IGNOU JAT Recruitment 2023: Apply online for junior assistant cum typist posts

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has released an official notification for the recruitment of junior assistant cum typist posts. Candidates who complete the 12th standard can apply for this post. The online application is available on the official website https://recruitment.nta.nic.in/ from 22.03.2023 to 20.04.2023. Candidates can apply only through online mode. Aspirants can check the website for regular updates. For more tn govt jobs 

Highlights of IGNOU JAT Recruitment 2023

Organisation name Indira Gandhi National Open University
Job type Central Government jobs
Post name Junior Assistant cum typist
Vacancy 200
Job Location Anywhere in India
Apply mode Online
Starting date 22.03.2023
Last date 20.04.2023
Official website https://recruitment.nta.nic.in/

IGNOU JAT Recruitment 2023 vacancy details

Indira Gandhi National Open University fills the vacancy for junior cum typist posts under various categories like UR, OBC, EWS, SC, ST, PwBD

S.No. Post name Vacancy
1 Junior Assistant cum typist UR SC ST OBC EWS
83 29 12 55 21
Total 200

Eligibility criteria for IGNOU Recruitment 2023

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates applying for this post must complete 10+2 standard
  • Candidate should have a typing speed of 40 words per minute in English and 35 words per minute in Hindi.

Age limit

  • Candidates’ age should be a minimum of 18 years and a maximum of 27 years

Age relaxation

S.No. Category Age relaxation
1 SC / ST 5 years
2 OBC (NCL) 3 years
3 PWD 10 years
4 PWD + OBC(NCL) 13 years
5 PWD + SC/ST 15 years
6 Ex-serviceman Period of military service + 3 years
7 Disabled service personnel Up to 45 years
8 Disabled service personnel (SC/ST) Up to 50 years
9 Widow / divorced woman Up to 35 years
10 Widow / divorced woman (SC/ST) Up to 50 years
11 Sports person 5 years
12 Sports person (SC/ST) 10 years


Candidate must be either,

  • Citizen of India
  • Citizen of Nepal
  • Citizen of Bhutan
  • A Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1962

Salary details

The candidate’s salary range is Rs.19900 to Rs.63200 ( Level 2 of 7th CPC)

Selection procedure

  • Computer-based test
  • Skill test or typing test

The pattern of the computer-based test is as shown below,

Test component No. of questions Marks
General Awareness 30 30
Reasoning and general intelligence 30 30
Mathematical abilities 30 30
English or Hindi comprehension 30 30
Computer knowledge module 30 30
Total 150 150

Exam centre

The examination center in Tamilnadu is Chennai & Coimbatore

Application fee

S.No. Category Application fee
1 UR, OBC, EWS Rs.1000/-
2 SC, ST, Female Rs.600/-
3 PwBD Nil


Candidates can pay the application fee through a debit card or credit card or through net banking.

Documents required

Before filling out the online application form, keep ready the following scanned copy of documents,

  • Identity proof like an Aadhar card or voter ID
  • Address for communication
  • Latest photograph of size 10 kb to 200 kb
  • Signature of size 4 kb to 30 kb
  • Educational qualification certificates

How to apply for IGNOU JAT Recruitment 2023?

  • Visit IGNOU’s official website https://recruitment.nta.nic.in/
  • If you are a new user, create your account
  • Log into your account with your username and password
  • Now fill in all the details carefully in the application form
  • Enter the choice of your examination centre.
  • After filling in the details, upload the soft copy of the required documents
  • Now make the payment according to your category.
  • Before submitting, check all the details carefully in the application form
  • Now, click submit button
  • Download and take a printout of your application form for further reference

Dates to remember

Start date to submit an online application 22.03.2023
Start date to submit an online application 20.04.2023
IGNOU Official website Click Here
IGNOU Official notification Click Here
IGNOU Online application form Click Here

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