Eligibility Nationality : Only Indian Nationals would be eligible to apply. Educational Qualifications:
JTO (Telecom) Applicantmust possess as on 31.12.2009, Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor ofTechnology or equivalent Engineering degree in any of the followingdisciplines from a recognized engineering college/university: i. Telecommunication, ii. Electronics, iii. Radio, iv. Computer, v. Electrical. vi. Information Technology
Candidatesappearing in the final year degree examination may also apply providedthey possess the required educational qualification by 31.12.2009.
JTO (Civil) Applicantmust possess as on 31.12.2009, Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor ofTechnology or equivalent in Civil Engineering from a recognizedInstitution/University.
Candidatesappearing in the final year degree examination may also apply providedthey possess the required educational qualification by 31.12.2009
JTO (Electrical) Applicantmust possess as on 31.12.2009, Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor ofTechnology or equivalent in Electrical Engineering from a recognizedInstitution/University.
Candidatesappearing in the final year degree examination may also apply providedthey possess the required educational qualification by 31.12.2009 Age: Theapplicant for JTOs(Telecom), JTOs(Civil) and JTOs(Electrical) shouldnot be more than 30 years of age on the closing date for receipt ofapplications from candidates. However, this age is relaxable as perstanding instructions on this subject for:-
i) Govt. servants upto 5 years in accordance with the instructions or orders issued by the Central Govt.; ii) BSNL employees upto 5 years in accordance with the instructions or orders issued by the BSNL; iii) For Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes candidates upto 5 years; iv) For OBC Candidates upto 3 years; v) For General Category PH candidates upto 10 years ; (for SC/ST 15 years and for OBC 13 years) vi)For certain other categories like ex-servicemen, displaced persons fromEast Pakistan[now Bangladesh], repatriates from Burma and Ceylon [nowSrilanka],residents of Goa, Daman & Diu, persons migrated fromKenya, Uganda, Republic of Tanzania as per instructions issued by theCentral Government from time to time in this regard. (vii) ForResidents of J&K – Relaxation shall be in accordance withDoP&T's Notification No.15012/7/1991-Estt.(D) dtd. 7.12.2007pertaining to "Residents of State of Jammu and Kashmir (Relaxation ofUpper Age Limit for Recruitment to Central Civil Services & Posts)Rules 1997".
Further in respect of apprentices who haveundergone apprentice training in BSNL successfully, there will befollowing provision:- (a) An apprentice will be required to competein the common competitive examination conducted by BSNL along withother direct candidates and preference to the apprentices overnon-apprentices direct candidates will be given only if apprenticessecures equal place in merit in select zone and all other eligibilityconditions being equal. ( The apprentices would not be required to get her/his name sponsored by any employment exchange. The apprentices would be entitled to age relaxation to the extent ofthe period for which the apprentice had undergone training asapprentice in the BSNL.
Mode of selection and nature of Question Paper Themode of selection is through an All India Competitive Examination. Theexamination will be of three hours duration with one Question Papercontaining the following three sections:- For JTOs(Telecom) Section-I : Engineering stream : 50 questions Section-II : Engineering stream : 50 questions Section-III : General Ability Test : 20 questions
TheQuestion Paper will be fully objective type with multiple options asanswers to each question. The standard of paper in engineering subjectswill be that of Engineering Examination of an Indian University.
However,there would be no separate time fixed for attempting the separatesections. Detailed syllabus for JTOs(Telecom), JTOs(Civil) andJTOs(Electrical) appear at Annexures 'B' , 'C' and 'D' respectively.
A final call letter/appointment letter will be issued to the candidate after completion of all other formalities.
Expected Minimum Cutoff for JTO 2009 Exam
i) For ST- Cut-off - 40-45 Marks out of 180 Marks ii) For SC- Cut-off -45-50 Marks out of 180 Marks iii) For OBC- Cut-off - 50-55 Marks out of 180 Marks iv) For OC- Cut-off - 60-65 Marks out of 180 Marks