National Testing Agency
) has released the advance intimation slip for the allotment of examination city for the Patents and
Candidates who appeared for the Phase 1 preliminary exam, aiming to fill 553 vacancies for the
post of Examiner of Patents and Designs
, can now check the exam city slip on the official website of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade recruitment at exams.nta.ac.in/DPIIT.
The NTA notice reads, "The candidates are required to check/download their Examination City Intimation slip of Mains Examination (Paper I and Paper II) i.e. Phase 2 for the Post of Examiner of Patents and Designs (using their Application No. and Date of Birth) from the website https://exams.nta.ac.in/DPIIT/ and https://nta.ac.in/ w.e.f. 15 January 2024 and go through the instructions contained therein."
Phase II exam details
The main examination for various disciplines is scheduled to take place on January 25, 2023. Mains Paper-I will be conducted as a Computer Based Test (CBT) during the first shift, while Mains Paper-II, a Descriptive Test in 14 different disciplines, will be held in the second shift on the same day. The examination encompasses a diverse range of subjects and is designed to evaluate candidates across these disciplines.
According to the recruitment notice, this drive aims to fill vacancies in the above mentioned posts, as
General Central Service
, Group ‘A’ Gazetted (Non-Ministerial). These positions are in Level 10 of the Pay Matrix, with a salary range of Rs. 56,100 – Rs. 1,77,500.