Top Government Jobs for Women in India 2016-17

Top Government Jobs for Women in Banking, Railways, LIC, UPSC, TET and SSC for in 2016.

In this article you will get Top Jobs for Women in Banking, Railways, LIC, UPSC, TET and SSC for in 2016-17.

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In our country India, government jobs are measured as a security for life time. Everyone wants a Sarkari Naukri because government jobs is key of a secure life, where employee get consistent growth in salary, promotions and gets pension and other benefits after completion of service.

Top Government Jobs for Women in India

This so called enigma of a SARKARI NAUKRI becomes much more important if you are a women . The reason being women have to manage their families along with the job, therefore a job which is stable and has standardization is the need of the hour.

Today, Indian women are breaking the gender stereotype and turning up in huge numbers for jobs and support their families. They ready and more than eager to face and overcome every challenge to have a fruitful career in their field of interest. Public sector jobs are a hit among women, where they are working in roles such as doctors, teachers, bank officers etc.

India has a thriving, educated and motivated female work force, eager to leave their mark. At present thirty two (32%) percent out of total employed youth in India is female. There is absolutely no doubt that if favorable working conditions are provided, they will surpass the male working population. The government of India is undertaking various measures to provide employment to female candidates in different government departments every year. Therefore, female aspirants can find lots of career options in various govt. departments as per their qualifications , skills and interests. Many government jobs viz.– SSC, UPSC, Railway, Teaching and Bank Jobs are being executed perfectly by women at various positions.

So this for all our female candidates, if you are aspiring to make a sparkling career in public sector, this article will help you discover various jobs you can apply for.

1. Jobs for Women – SSC CGL

Staff selection Commission (Karamchari Chayan Ayog) each year conducts the combined graduate level examination across the nation for recruitment of candidates for various posts in central government departments.  Selected candidates are appointed in CBI, Income tax, Custom and Excise department and other central government departments with the pay grade of 4600 – 4800.

  • Expected Date of notification : 13th February 2016.
  • Expected Last date to apply: 13th March

The advantage with it is that you will always be posted in urban areas.

2. Jobs for Women -Bank PO and Clerk

The percentage of women employees in Public Sector Banks is among the highest ratios in female to male workforce in the industry. Of the 8,57,868 people employed in PSBs, Women employees account for 1,96,374 taking the percentage of women employees to 24 per cent of the total workforce.

The percentage of females registering for various bank exams like IBPS PO, SBI PO, RBI GRADE B etc has been rising exponentially over the past 5 years. Also female candidates consistently rank among the toppers in the above exams.

Click here to see Top 5 reasons why women prefer working public sector banks. 

The notification of bank recruitment exams are out throughout the year. We will post all the notifications as and when they come, starting with the most awaited SBI Clerk.

3Jobs for Women-Indian Railways

Well , as we all know that Railways is the largest employer in the country providing a plethora of job opportunities. Many posts in the popular RRB NTPC category are suitable for for women who desire to work for Railways. A job in railway not only gives you a good salary but also the following benefits:

  1. 1-3 Yearly passes for you and your family for free train travel across the country.
  2. Privileged Travel Order (PTO) for concessional fares (75% concession), if the passes are exhausted.
  3. Railways come under the purview of central government, so you get all the benefits including central holidays and salary according to the 7th Pay commission.
  4. Indian Railways almost always have better workplace policies and work environment than state run organizations.
  5. Chances of promotion and career growth prospects are better than banks.

Following posts will be suitable for women candidates in RRB NTPC examination: (Click on the post to read job description and salary)

  1. Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-Typist (JAA)
  2. Senior Clerk-cum-Typist
  3. Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk (ECRC)
  4. Assistant Station Master (ASM)
  5. Commercial Apprentice (CA)
  6. Traffic Apprentice 

4. Jobs for Women- UPSC Civil Services

No job in the world can beat the charm and class of being a civil services officer. Either you are a man or a woman, this exam the pinnacle of government jobs. Previously, there was a monopoly of men in clearing the UPSC Civil Services examination, but now women are giving men a run for their money. The amazing Ira Singhal (Topper of Civil services examination 2015) has proven this already.

So , ladies if you want to be a part in nation building, be the next Kiran bedi of your town, tighten your sleeves and start preparing for civil services examination. Click here to kickstart your preparation now. 

5. Jobs for Women – TET jobs

Teaching job have always been , and without a doubt will always be the top choice of the women throughout the country. In India Teacher Eligibility Test is conducted by both Central and State governments to shortlist the eligible contenders to employ them as teachers in various government schools and colleges.  Most states conduct their own Teacher Eligibility Test such as:

1)UPTET- Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test

2)HTET- Haryana Teachers Eligibility Test

3)APTET- Arunachal Pradesh, Teachers Eligibility Test

4)RTET- Rajasthan Teacher Eligibility Test

5)CTET- Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)

You can apply for the TET in the state you live in.

6. Jobs for Women LIC and Insurance Sector

You will learn to approach clients and how to manage long lasting relationship with them. In the insurance sector, especially LIC the management and co-workers are very supportive. You get appreciation from the top management for innovative initiatives. Overall a very comfortable organisation to work. LIC released AAO vacancies this year. If you had filled the form and will be appearing for the examination, click here to start preparation. 

Friends, this is it for Top Jobs in Banking, Railways, LIC, UPSC, TET and SSC for Women in 2016. If you have any queries or doubts, please mention them in the comments section below and we will be glad to answer them for you.

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  • suguna

    Plz provide the information Upto date and subject wise data for preparation

  • Soumya

    Update me

  • shashi

    typist job

  • Tannu Sinha

    plz provide some syllabus for railway exams

  • Latika Budhiraja

    Bt in po there are frequent transfers so is it good job for females?? Plz suggest whether shuldbi give preference to ssc cgl or bank po??


      In PO , there is a consideration for girls providing them home postings.
      SSC is also equally good