Selection via CLAT 2021, Salary up to Rs 1.20 Lakh

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) is calling for applications to hire legal assistants. Recruitment will be via the 2021 Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) and the candidate must have appeared for the postgraduate program of the entrance exam. The application process started on December 24 and will run until January 7, 2022. Interested applicants can complete the application online at

NTPC 2021 Recruitment: Vacancies

Of the total 10 seats advertised for the legal assistant position, six are reserved for candidates in the unqualified category and one is reserved for the economically weaker section (EWS) and two seats are reserved for OBC candidates (NCL). One seat is reserved for candidates from listed castes (SC).

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NTPC 2021 recruitment: Eligibility criteria

Qualification for education: Applicants should have a full-time graduate degree in law (LLB or equivalent) from a recognized Indian university or institute with a minimum of 60 percent marks. For applicants in the SC or PwD category, eligibility for minimum scores is 55 percent. The candidate must be registered with the bar.

Age limit: Eligible applicants must also have appeared at CLAT 2021. The upper age limit for applying for recruitment is 30, however, there is some relaxation for applicants belonging to the reserved categories. For example, the upper age limit is relaxed by 3 years for OBC applicants and 5 years for applicants in the SC category.

NTPC 2021 Recruitment: How to Apply

Step 1. Go to the official NTPC website

Step 2. On the home page, go to the registration link

Step 3. Register

Step 4. Complete the request form

Step 5. Pay the application fee. TP submit

Step 6. Save the request form for later use

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NTPC 2021 Recruitment: Application Fee

Applicants must pay an application fee of Rs 300. For applicants belonging to SC, ST, PwD or XSM category or female, the fee is waived.

NTPC 2021 Recruitment: Selection Process

Candidates will be shortlisted for document verification based on their performance at CLAT 2021. Selected candidates will be offered an offer of appointment if they meet other recruitment eligibility criteria.

NTPC 2021 Recruitment: Salary

The selected candidates will be placed in the salary scale of Rs 30,000 to 120,000 with a base salary of Rs 30,000.

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