Minimum Graduate in any stream and Union Public Service Commission exam cleared

Not required

The tasks a Diplomat is expected to perform include:

Representing the Union of India in other countries

Taking part in international organisations, meetings and conferences

Interpreting the policies of Indian Government in foreign countries

Advising the India Government on matters of foreign relations, trade, commerce, etc.

Negotiating and entering into agreements with other countries and nations

Issuing visas to foreigners for visit to India

Supervising welfare of Indians who live abroad

Promoting interest of his/her country

Ability to representing India in its Embassies, High Commissions, Consulates and Permanent Missions and to multilateral organisations like UN

Skilled in protecting India?s national interests in the country of his/her posting

Skilled in promoting friendly relations with the receiving state and also its people including NRI/PIOs

Skilled in accurately reporting about all the developments in the country of posting

Ability to reach on negotiating agreements on various issues with the authorities of the receiving state

Proficient in providing extending consular facilities to foreigners and Indian nationals abroad

Not Applicable

Attention to detail

Excellent communication skills

Ability to make independent decisions

Good negotiation skills

It is a field job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is necessary

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Offices usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from office to office

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards such as stress on eyes, mental and physical strain, joint pains, etc. if not taken care of

For candidates with experience - INR 80,000 per month plus allowances

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Public Administration in India

India is a country accepted the notion of social welfare state. The complexities of modern welfare state have resulted in ever growing expansion of the functions of the state The Constitution has emphasized the need of establishing such governance and government system. Here is where public administration comes into the picture. It is a great stabilizing force in society this is because even of the governments often change, but the administration seldom experiences violent change because of the large number of public officials that work at central, state as well as the district level.

Public administration in India plays a very important role, not only as an instrument of governance but a mechanism for social change and progress in the country. It not only protect its citizens from internal and external damages, but take an active role in the social, political, economic and cultural development of the country. Also, the government needs to look into the welfare of all the Indian citizens who are settled abroad.Considering these facts it is safe to say that there will always be demand for Diplomat for continuous and proper public administration in India.

Union Government

Cities and towns across India