MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
NATIONAL FIRE SERVICE COLLEGE, NAGPUR
Advertisement No – 1 / Admin 2006
34 th ALL INDIA ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR SUB-OFFICERS COURSE
are invited from eligible candidates in the prescribed form furnished below for
the 34 th All India Entrance Examination for selection to Sub officers Course to
be conducted during the year 2007 at National Fire Service College , Nagpur or
any of the Regional Training Centers identified by the college. The duration of
each Sub – Officers course is 33 weeks out of which 21 weeks will be conducted
at the college / RTC and 12 week practical attachment at major fire services in
the country at the discretion of the college.
entrance examination will be held on one day only on 22/ 10 / 2006 (Sunday), at
the centers notified. The exact address of the examination center will be
intimated individually to eligible candidates by post by the college.
All the details such as eligibility, age, fees, examination etc are given
1. AGE: Candidates applying for the 34th All India Entrance Examination should be between 18 and 23 years as on 01 / 01/ 2007. Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST candidates & personnel serving on regular basis in the recognised fire services. Candidates will be required to produce relevant valid documents as proof of caste for obtaining age relaxation.
2.EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum H S S C / Intermediate (10 + 2) or its equivalent academic qualifications. Candidates must be able to read, write, speak and comprehend instructions, both in Hindi and English.
3. PHYSICAL STANDARDS: MALE :
Not less than165 cms. (160 cms. for candidates belonging to hilly regions such
as Gurkhas, Garhwalis, Assamese, Nagaland Tribes etc.)
Not less than 50 Kgs.
Not less than 81 cms. Unexpanded and 86 cms. Expanded.
/ 6 no colour blindness
Examination: Candidates selected in the written examination will be called for
the Medical checkup based on the overall merit list. All those found medically
unfit will not be granted admission.
Not less than 46 Kgs.
/ 6 no colour blindness
LAST DATE FOR RECIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Applications in the prescribed form
furnished below should reach this college latest by 4th Sept,2006.
In service candidates should apply though proper channel. Applications
received after this date will be rejected.
serving in recognised Fire Services will have to undergo their training at their
own expense, provided they are selected in all respects.
5. EXAMINATION FEES: Fees in form of Indian Postal Order ONLY will be accepted along with the Application form.
Fee for unreserved candidates =
Fee for SC /ST candidates = Rs. 25/=
Application form without fees or less fees will be rejected. Fees in form of Demand Draft will be rejected.
WRITTEN EXAMINATION: The examination will be conducted in 2 sessions on the same
day. Question paper will be printed bilingually (Hindi & English) and the
same can be answered by the candidate in either Hindi or English. The question
paper will be objective type and of the level of intermediate (10 + 2).
SESSION: General English and General Knowledge.
SESSION: General Science and Mathematics.
EXAMINATION CENTRES: Written examination will be held at Mumbai, New Delhi,
Kolkata, Chennai and Nagpur ONLY. Call letters will be sent to ONLY eligible
candidates by post. Candidates have
to choose any one of the above centers. Center of examination may be changed at
the discretion of the college.
There are a total of 60 seats (30 for each course including 5 seats for SC / ST
and 2 seats reserved for the children of deceased / in- service employees of N F
S C, Nagpur). The course shall be conducted in two batches ( 30 each ) in the
month of January 2007 and July 2007. Change of session shall not be allowed
under any circumstances.
PAYMENT OF TA/DA: Candidates are not eligible for any TA/DA from the college.
GRANT OF ADMISSION: Admission will be granted to the candidates based on the
overall order of merit on the basis of written examination and Medical fitness.
Results will be communicated individually to the selected candidates only by
1.Application form must be of A4 size paper ONLY. All the columns of the prescribed form must be completely filled. Candidates must sign only within the boxes provided.
2. Photocopies of advertised application shall not be considered.
3.Candidates should paste ( do not staple / pin) his / her photograph on the application form (preferably black & white).
Applications received after the last date i.e 4th September 2006 will not be considered. No intimation
to this effect will be communicated by this college.
Candidates must ensure that their photograph and signatures on the prescribed
application form are duly attested by the principal / Gazetted Office / HOD, or
else it will be rejected.
6. Incomplete application form will be summarily rejected. No intimation to this effect shall be communicated by this college.
Application should be addressed to the Director, National Fire Service College,
Civil Lines, Nagpur.44 00 01. (Maharashtra)
Envelope containing the complete application form along with necessary
enclosures and requisite fees applicable must be sent in a proper envelope
superscribed as “APPLICATION FOR ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR SUB – OFFICERS
ONLY those candidates found eligible for the written examination will be sent
Admission Card by post.
The course is residential, lodging and boarding is compulsory for boys, whereas
the Girl students shall have to make their own arrangements for lodging and
At the time of Medical checkup the candidate must bring all documents and two
photographs along with him.