- M.A (History) second class with minimum 50% marks in aggregate with one optional paper in Modern Indian History (Post 1750 period.) from a recognized university or,
- M.A. in other streams of Social Sciences i.e. Anthropology, Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Linguistics, etc. with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University or,
- M.Sc. in Applied/ Physical Sciences with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.
- Out of total 30 seats, 10 seats are reserved for Master Degree in History and 10 seats for other streams, i.e. M.A. in Social Sciences, M. Sc in Applied/ Physical Sciences etc. and 10 seats are reserved for sponsored candidates.
Age: Below 30 years for private candidates and below 50 years for sponsored candidates
Scholarship: Ten scholarships of the value of Rs.3000/- p.m. are awarded purely on the basis of merit. Six Stipends of Rs.1500/- p.m. are awarded to sponsored candidates.
How to apply:
Candidates can apply at, http://www.nationalarchives.nic.in/
Registration Fee: Application along with attested copies of educational qualification and registration fee of One Year Diploma Course is Rs. 100/-( Rupees one hundred only) for Indian and SAARC countries and US$ 40/- from foreign candidates (excluding SAARC countries) through crossed Indian Postal Orders/Bank Draft in favor of Administrative Officer, National Archives of India, Janpath, New Delhi-110001, be sent to the Director General of Archives, National Archives of India, Janpath, New Delhi- 110001.
Sponsored candidates should apply through proper channel, as Registration fee for both private and sponsored candidates be sent to The Director General of Archives, National Archives of India, Janpath, New Delhi-110001.
Last date: 06th September, 2019.
For more details, please visit, http://www.nationalarchives.nic.in/