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


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
Person with Disability, Punjab (Deaf and Hard of hearing)
Scheduled Castes other, Punjab
Balmiki/ Mazbhi Sikhs, Punjab
Balmiki/ Mazbhi Sikh, ESM/ LDESM, Punjab
Balmiki/ Mazbhi Sikh Sports Person Punjab
Backward Classes, Punjab
Economically Weaker Sections Punjab


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
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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