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Upper Division Clerk , Lower Division Clerk (Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS),

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Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS),
Ministry of AYUSH
Govt. of India
Jawahar Lal Nehru Bhartiya Chikitsa Avum Homeopathy Anusandhan Bhavan
No.61-65, Institutional Area, Opp. 'D' Block, Janakpuri,
New Delhi - 110058 ( India )
Telephone : 91-011-28525862/28525897/28525852


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Closing Date for receipt of online applications 1730 hrs on 19 December, 2019
The Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS), an autonomous Body of Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India intends to conduct a written examination to fill up a few posts of Lower Division Clerks at their Council HQ and peripheral Institutes/Units/Centres and to fill up a few vacancies at other sister autonomous bodies, viz., Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy(CCRH) and Central Council for Research in Yoga and Naturopathy(CCRYN), also functioning under Ministry of AYUSH. In addition to the post of Lower Division Clerks, a few posts of UDC under direct recruitment quota is also proposed to be filled at CCRAS HQ & peripheral Institutes/Units/Centres only. The details of vacancies including Council-wise break up, have been given below:


1. Upper Division Clerk (Group “C”)
No. of posts: CCRAS : 14, out of which 01 for Visually Impaired
Pay Scale: Rs. 5200-20200) Grade Pay Rs. 2400/-
Qualifications: Degree of a recognized University.
Age: 18-27 years

2. Lower Division Clerk (Group “C”)
No. of posts: CCRAS - 30 CCRH 21 CCRYN 1 Total 52, out of which 01 for Visually Impaired
Pay Scale: (Rs. 5200-20200) Grade Pay Rs. 1900)
Qualifications: (i) 12th Class or equivalent qualification from a recognized Board or University. (ii) A typing speed of 35 w.p.m. in English or 30 w.p.m. in Hindi on computer.
Age: 18-27 years

How to Apply:
Candidates will be required to apply online through any of our Websites,,, and which will available from 1000 hrs on 20 November, 2019 to 1730 hrs on 19 December, 2019. No other means/mode of submission of application will be accepted under any circumstances. Applications received through any other mode shall be summarily rejected.

No fee for PwD candidates.

Typing Test for Lower Division Clerk: Typing test will be conducted on Computer. A typing speed of 35 words per minute in English or 30 words per minute in Hindi on computer is required for qualifying. Time allowed is 10 minutes except for Visually Handicapped (VH) candidates (with 40% disability and above). The VH candidates will be allowed 30 minutes. Candidates who opt to take the Typing Test in Hindi will be required to learn English Typewriting and vice-versa after their appointment. (35 words per minute and 30 words per minute correspond to 10500 and 9000 key depression per hour on an average of 5 key depressions for each word). Candidates while applying for the examination for the post of LDC will have to indicate his/her choice/option for Typing test medium in the Application Form. If any candidate does not opt for any medium for typing, his option will be deemed to be for English medium.

Only such PWD persons would be eligible for reservation in services/posts who suffer from not less than 40 per cent (Forty per cent) of relevant disability. A person who wants to avail of benefit of reservation would have to submit a Disability Certificate issued by a competent authority. The Certificate for PWD must indicate the percentage of disability.

The PWD candidates with disabilities of forty percent (40%) or above can avail the assistance of a scribe, if so desired, as per the stipulations of Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Deptt of Disability Affairs OM No 16-110/2003-DD-III dated 26 February, 2013, in the written examination subject to such a request being made in the application form. In this connection Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment OM NO 34-02/2015-DD-III(Pt) dated 01 January, 2019 as circulated for compliance by Ministry of AYUSH vide OM No X-18030/8/2019-CDN PP&C dated 25 January, 2019 may be referred. Question Papers and Answer Sheets will not be provided in Braille. No attendant will be allowed with such candidates inside the examination premises. One eyed candidates and partially blind candidates who are able to read the normal Question Paper set for all the candidates with or without magnifying glass and who wish to write/indicate the answer with the help of Magnifying Glass will be allowed to use the Magnifying Glass in the Examination Hall and will not be entitled to a Scribe. Such candidates will have to bring their own magnifying glass to the Examination Hall.

Candidates should indicate the choice of Examination Centre for Written Test from the cities listed in the appropriate column of the online Application Form. No change in the city of Examination Centre will be entertained. CCRAS, however, reserves the right to direct the candidate to appear for Written Test at any location irrespective of his indicated choice depending upon the number of applications received and the administrative convenience.

Candidates should affix his/her recent colour passport size photograph (of size 3.5 cms x 4.5 cms) on a White Paper and then append his/her signatures with Black Pen in another box of 3.5 cms x 1.5 cms below the photograph on the same Paper. Scan the above photo and signature in a single file in JPG format of size not more than 50 KB and upload the same at appropriate space provided in the online Application Form. Each candidate has to upload scanned copy of Signature separately also at appropriate space.

The selected candidates will be posted either at HQrs office or in the institutes/units located throughout the country. Details of the location of the institutes/units are available on the website namely,

No TA/DA will be paid for attending the Written Test and/or Type Test or joining the post.

For any query relating administrative matters, please contact CCRAS on e-mail, In case candidates are facing technical problem in online submission of application form, please contact e-mail, No other query will be entertained at

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