PPSC Recruitment 2020 -The Punjab Public Service Commission invites online applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of Functional Manager (Group B) in the department of Industries and Commerce, Government of Punjab for the year 2020.

Name of Organisation Punjab Public Service Commission
Name of Vacancy Functional Manager
No. of Vacancies 17


PPSC Functional Manager Recruitment 2020 Important Dates:

Advertisement Date 06th March 2020
Closing Date of application 30th April 2020


Category Code Name of Category No. of Posts
71 General 07
72/73 ESM/ LDESM Punjab 01
76-B Person with Disability, Punjab (Deaf and Hard of hearing) 01
77 Scheduled Castes other, Punjab 01
81 Balmiki/ Mazbhi Sikhs, Punjab 01
82/83 Balmiki/ Mazbhi Sikh, ESM/ LDESM, Punjab 01
84 Balmiki/ Mazbhi Sikh Sports Person Punjab 01
85 Backward Classes, Punjab 03
92 Economically Weaker Sections Punjab 01
Total 17


Pay Scale:

Rs. 10300-34800+ 5000 Grade Pay


Eligibility Criteria for PPSC Functional Manager Recruitment 2020:


A candidate shall be:

  • Citizen of India; or
  • Citizen of Nepal; or
  • Subject of Bhutan; or
  • Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the Ist January. 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India; or.
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar) Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India;
  • Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v) shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of Punjab in the Department of Home Affairs and Justice.



  • Should possess a degree in any of Engineering or in any discipline of Textile Technology or its equivalent from a recognized university or institution; OR
  • Should possess a diploma in any discipline branch of Engineering or in any branch of Textiles Technology or its equivalent from a recognized university or institution; And
  • Should have an experience of working in a Government Department, Public Sector Undertaking or in a reputed Industry after obtaining the requisite diploma, for a minimum period of five years; OR
  • Should possess a degree of Master of Business Administration or post graduate degree in second division in Economics or Mathematics or Chemistry or Agriculture or Physics or Commerce or Statistics or its equivalent from a recognized university or institution.


Note: Candidates must have passed Punjabi of Matric or its equivalent standard.

Age Limit:

Minimum Age 18 years
Maximum Age 37 years
Age relaxation will be as follows:
For Punjab Govt. and its Board/Corporation/Commission and Authorities employees, all States/ Central Government employees.  45 years
SC and OBC of Punjab 42 years
Widows, Divorcees and certain other categories of women 42 years
PWD in Punjab 47 years


PPSC Functional Manager Recruitment 2020 Application Process:

  • The candidates can ONLY apply by filling the Online Application Form, a link of which is available on the website of the Commission http://ppsc.gov.in No other mode of application will be accepted.
  • The candidates are NOT REQUIRED to send the Hard Copy of the Online Application Form to the Office of Punjab Public Service Commission.
  • The following self attested certificates shall be submitted by candidates:
  • Proof of Date of Birth: Certificate of Matriculation/Higher Secondary.
  • Proof of having passed Punjabi Language.
  • Relevant Degree and DMC Certificate
  • Reserved Category Certificate issued by the Competent Authority( If  Applicable)
  • Experience certificate issued by Competent Authority.
  • Certificate as proof of age relaxation claim. (If Applicable)
  • Certificate as proof of fee concession (If Applicable)
  • Proof of being Govt. Employee
  • Copy of Bank Challan ( PPSSC Copy only)


Application Fee:

Name of category Online application charges Examination Fee Total
SC/ST of all states and OBC of Punjab Rs. 500 Rs. 625 Rs. 1125
Ex-Servicemen of Punjab state only Rs. 500 No fee to be paid Rs. 500
All other categories (incl. Lineal Descendent of Ex- Servicemen of Punjab) Rs. 500 Rs. 2500 Rs. 3000
PWD of Punjab state only Rs. 500 Rs. 1250 Rs. 1750


Selection Process:

Selection will be made on the basis of scores obtained in written exam and interview.


Exam Pattern:

  • There will be a written test of 300 marks (120 questions of 2.5 marks each)
  • The test will consist of Science, Maths, Logical Reasoning and Management Techniques. 
  • There will be an interview of 40 marks


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