India Post Office Recruitment 2020:-  The Department Of Indian Post Services has released the official notification for recruiting candidates to fill in the various posts in Indian Post Office. All those candidates who are willing to apply for the Indian Post Office Recruitment 2020 can visit the official website and visit the same. However, you can find all the details regarding the recruitment like eligibility criteria, the application process and other details in this article.

Indian post Office recruitment 2020- Current Job Posts

Here are the current job posts for which the Indian Post office is hiring

Serial NoPostal ZonesName Of PostsRequired
India Post
03- Staff Car
10th pass

West Bengal
Postal Services Recruitment
5778- Gramin
Dak Sevak
( GDS )
10th pass
Odisha Postal
30- Sportsperson10th and 12th
Tamil Nadu
Postal Service
234- Postal
Postman, MTS
10th and 12th
Postal Service
3650- Gramin
Dak Sevaks
10th Pass
Postal Service
970- Gramin
Dak Sevak
Andhra Pradesh Postal Service
2707- Gramin
Dak Sevak
10th pass
Gujrat Post
Dak Sevak
10th pass
Postal Circle
2637- Gramin
Dak Sevaks
10th pass
10.Punjab Postal
851- Gramin
Dak Sevaks
10th pass
11. Jharkhand
Postal Circle
804- Gramin
Dak Sevak
( GDS)
10th pass
12. Delhi Postal
174- Gramin
Dak Sevaks
10th pass

India Post Office Recruitment 2020- Job Highlights

Here are some important highlights of Indian Post Office Recruitment 2020 that candidates need to know.

Name Of DepartmentIndian Postal Circle Department
Number of vacancies( 50000 + )
Name of vacancies– Postman
– Mail Guard
– Gramin Dak Sevak
– Multi-tasking Staff
– Postal Assistant
– Sorting Assistant
– Postmaster cadres
– Sorting Assistant
– Inspector posts
– DirectorJunior Hindi Translator
– Senior Hindi Translator
– Senior Artist
– Hindi Typist
– Staff Car Driver
– Inspector Posts
Employment CategoryCentral Government Jobs
Job PlacementsAll over India
Application Apply Mode Online
Official /

Eligibility Criteria-India Post Office recruitment 2020

India Post Office recruitment 2020-Eligibility Criteria

Here are the complete eligibility criteria that need to be fulfilled by the candidates in order to apply for the India Post Office Recruitment 2020.


  • The lower age limit is 18 years and the upper age limit varies according to different posts.
  • Relaxation is provided in the upper image limit in case of SC/ST category.
CategoryAge Limit
SC/ST Candidates 5 Years
OBC Candidates 3 Years
PWD Candidates 10 Years
PWD + OBC Candidates13 Years
PWD+ SC/ST Candidates15 Years

Educational Qualifications

Educational Qualifications varies according to the different posts.

  • For Postman/Mailguard/Sorting Assistant/Postal Assistant a candidate must have passed 12th class from a recognised board.
  • For GDS/Multi-Taskin staff a candidate must have passed 10 th class from a recognised board.
  • Candidates must know their local languages at least up to 10th standard.

India Post Office 2020- Recruitment Process

Candidates have to undergo the complete process in order to get selected in Indian Post Offices. Here are the following rounds that candidates have to face.

India Post Office recruitment 2020- Recruitment Process

1. Online written examination/ aptitude test

The first step of the recruitment process is that the candidates have to appear for the written examination also known as an aptitude test.

2. Computer Proficiency/ Typing Test

For some positions, candidates are required to pass the computer proficiency skill test. This test is conducted to check the computer knowledge of the candidates.

3. Personal Interview

Once candidates have successfully cleared the above two tests then they are required to appear for the personal interview in which the overall personality of a candidate will be evaluated according to the job roles.

4. Document Verification

Candidates who have cleared the personal interview needs to get their documents verified by the concerned authority.

5. Driving Test

The driving test is conducted to check the driving skills of the candidates.If candidates pass this test then they will be finally selected for the merit list.

6. Merit List Preparation

Last but not least is the preparation of merit list. Name of the candidates who have successfully cleared all the stages of the examination will appear on the merit list.

Documents required to apply for postal jobs

Candidates must possess the following documents while applying for the postal jobs.

Documents Required-India Post Office Recruitment 2020
  • Date of birth certificate or SSC marks memo
  • Computer certificate ( If applicable )
  • Caste certificate ( If applicable )
  • Scanned copy of photo and signature
  • 10th class mark sheet
  • Disability certificate ( If applicable )

How to apply for India Post Office Recruitment 2020

Candidates need to follow these steps to apply online and offline for India Post Office Recruitment 2020.

1.How to apply online

Candidates need to follow these steps to submit the online application.

  • Firstly visit the official website of the Indian Post which is
  • On home page search for the advertisement under the notifications section.
  • Carefully read all the details and instructions mentioned in the job notification.
  • Make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before hitting the “ Registration” button.
  • Once you have clicked on the link “registration” fill in the details like your name, mobile number, gender, category, date of birth etc.
  • You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number for verification.
  • Once you have completed the registration process, a unique registration number will be generated.
  • The next step is to pay the fees via online or offline mode at any head post office.
  • Now fill in the postal application form using the registration number and other required information.
  • Upload the required documents like educational certificates, scanned copy of photograph and signature.
  • After uploading documents choose the post preferences.
  • Preview all the details carefully before submitting the application form.
  • Take a print out of the online application form and keep it for future references.
India post Office Recruitment 2020-How To Apply

2. How to apply offline

Candidates can also fill in the application form in offline mode. Follow these steps to apply offline.

  • Go to the official website which is
  • Find the advertisement under the notifications section
  • Read all the details carefully before applying.
  • Once you have met the eligibility criteria download the application form to proceed further.
  • Fill in all the personal and academic details like your name, address, phone number etc.
  • Pay the fees
  • Attach all the necessary and required documents which were stated above.
  • Send the application form and all the required documents to the address given before the last date.

Indian Post Office Recruitment 2020- Salary Structure

Candidates who will be selected for these posts may expect the following salaries.

Job TitlesSalary 
Postman/MailguardRs. 21,700 to 69,100/-
Multi-Tasking StaffRs. 18000 to 56,900/-
Postal Assistant/Sorting AssistantRs. 25,500 to 81,100/-
GDS ( Gramin dak Sevak )Rs 10000 to 15000/-

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