Post Office Recruitment 2017 Apply for 20000 Postman, Mail Guard, MTS Jobs at

Post Office Recruitment 2017 for Postman, Mail Guard, MTS, Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant Posts, Apply Online for India Post Office Recruitment 2017 of 20000Vacancies at Department of Posts, Ministry of Communications has recently published notification about India Post Office Recruitment 2017 for more than 20000 vacancies on its official website at The candidates who have necessary qualification, can apply online for Post Office Recruitment 2017. The Government of India is inviting Online Application from young and educated candidates for filling up various vacant posts in various Post Offices and other related departments in 2017.

Post Office Recruitment 2017

The Post Office Department of India is all set to release Post Office Recruitment 2017 Advertisements for various Postal Circles across India. The Department of Posts is going to recruit eligible candidates to fill up 20000 plus vacancies of various posts in upcoming months. The Government of India has decided to raise Employment Opportunities in government sector jobs in this year. So lots of candidates from whole India will get government job under Postal Department of India in 2017-2018.

India Post Office Recruitment 2017

Post Office Recruitment 2017

In order to apply against Post Office Postman, Mail Guard, MTS Recruitment 2017, the candidates must have passed at least 10th Standard i.e. Matriculation Exam from a recognized education board. While the candidates must have obtained special qualification after 10th Class to apply for Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant and Stenographer, Typist posts. The Postal Department Board will select eligible candidates for available vacant posts based on their academic qualification and further process.

The Department of Posts is going to select young and deserving candidates as Postman, Mail Guard, MTS and other posts through Written Exam, Skill Test and Interview. The Indian Postal Department will organize Personal Interview only for the posts where required, otherwise the candidates will be appointed based on their Academic Merits and Marks in Written & Skill Test. However, there will be Document Verification Programme to be held at the time of Final Selection of Candidate in Post Office Recruitment 2017.

The candidates must be citizen and permanent resident of India to be eligible to apply for Post Office Recruitment 2017. The Department of Posts will accept the Application Form for Postman, Mail Guard, MTS, PA, SA, Steno Typist etc. posts by Online Mode Only. The candidates are advised to apply online for Post Office Recruitment 2017 through official website portal at The Postal Department will accept Online Application up to the Closing Date of Registration, that is why the candidates have to submit their Application Form with prescribed time limit.

Post Office Recruitment 2017 Details

Name of Organization Department of Posts, Ministry of Communications
Official Website
Name of Recruitment Post Office Recruitment 2017
Name of Posts Postman

Mail Guard

Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)

Postal Assistant (PA)

Sorting Assistant (SA)


Steno Typist

Hindi Translator/Typist

Number of Vacancies 20000+ Posts
Job Category Government Job
Job Place Anywhere in India (State wise)
Department to work Post Office, RMS Division etc.
Application Registration Mode Online Application Mode
Commencement of Online Application Starting Shortly

State wise Postal Circle Recruitment Details:

Name of Postal Circle Direct Link for Online Application
Andhra Pradesh Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Assam Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Bihar Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Chhattisgarh Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Delhi Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Gujarat Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Haryana Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Himachal Pradesh Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Jammu & Kashmir Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Jharkhand Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Kerala Postal Circle Click Here To Apply
Karnataka Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Madhya Pradesh Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Maharashtra Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
North East Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Odisha Postal Circle Click Here To Apply
Punjab Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Rajasthan Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Tamil Nadu Postal Circle Click Here to Apply Online
Telangana Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Uttarakhand Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
Uttar Pradesh Postal Circle UPDATE SOON
West Bengal Postal Circle UPDATE SOON

Age Limit:

The Age of candidate must be at least 18 years.

Upper Age of candidate must not exceed 27 years for Postman, Mail Guard, MTS Posts and 30 years for other posts.

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit will be provided to Reserved Categories candidates as per Government of India Rules.

Educational Qualification for Post Office Recruitment 2017 :

The candidate must have passed following qualification to be eligible to apply for Post Office Recruitment 2017:

  • 10th Class Matriculation from a government recognized education board.
  • Stenography Course from a recognized institute.
  • Required Typing or Shorthand Speed on Computer (for Stenographer and Typist posts).
  • Basic Knowledge of working on Computer i.e. Windows, MS Office, Internet, Email and Others.

For more details and post wise qualifications, kindly refer Official Notification.

Application & Exam Fee:

The candidates must pay Application Fee of Rs.100/- for Processing Charges of Registration.

In addition, the candidates are required to pay Exam Fee of Rs.400/-.

The candidates of SC, ST, PWD/PH and Ex-Serviceman Categories are Exempted from payment of Exam Fee, but all candidates of categories will have to pay the Application Fee.

The Application Fee and Exam Fee must be deposited by Cash through Challan at any computerized post office having E-Payment facility.

Selection Process:

The candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in following stages_

  1. Written Exam (Aptitude Test)
  2. Skill Test (Typist Test, Stenography Shorthand Test)
  3. Merit List based on Written and Skill Test Marks
  4. Verification of Documents
  5. Personal Interview and Final Selection

Pay Scale:

After appointment in Postal Department, the candidate will be paid under the Pay Scale as follows_

From Rs.5200/- to Rs.20200/- with Grade Pay of Rs.2000/2400/2800/- per month.

However, under upgraded pay scale system, the candidate will be paid from Rs.21700/- to Rs.69100/- per month.

How to Apply Online for Post Office Recruitment 2017:

  1. Log on to official website at
  2. Find out Career or Opportunity section and select it.
  3. Navigate to Post Office Recruitment 2017 for Postman, Mail Guard, MTS, PA, SA, Steno Typist etc. posts.
  4. Click on Advertisement link to view Official Notification.
  5. Read the whole Official Notification carefully to know all recruitment rules and guidelines.
  6. Also checkout How to Apply section to get to know Online Application Process.
  7. Then click on Apply Online link to proceed.
  8. Register yourself and fill up Application Form with required personal, educational and other details.
  9. Upload your recent passport size Photo and Signature images as per instructions.
  10. Pay the Application Fee & Exam Fee by Challan at nearby Post Office.
  11. Submit the Application Form online on completion.
  12. Save your Application Registration ID/Number and Password (if any) for future reference.
  13. Take printout of your Application Form for record and further use.

Important Dates:

Online Application Starts: to be Starting Soon

Last Date to Apply Online: to be Intimated Shortly

Date of Written Exam/Aptitude Test: After Two Months of Closure of Application

Availability of Admit Card for Written Exam: Before One Week of Aptitude Test

Declaration of Result of Written Exam: After One Month of Exam

Click Here to Read/Download Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online Post Office Recruitment 2017

For more information about Post Office Recruitment 2017 Notification/Advertisement released by Department of Posts, Ministry of Communications for 20000 vacancies of Postman, Mail Guard, PA, SA, MTS, Steno Typist and many other posts, Online Application Form, Age Limit, Educational Eligibility Criteria, Application Fee, Exam Fee, Mode of Payment, Pay Scale, Process of Selection, Important Dates, How to Online Register for Post Office Recruitment 2017 etc., the candidates are requested to go to official website at

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