To promote the industries mainly MSMEs is the main role of an Industries Extension Officer. MSMEs stands for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises. New schemes are announced by the government. In this section, the names of selected candidates will remain in the force for a minimum period of one year. This list remains for one year on the condition that the said list will continue to be in force till the publication of a new list. This is done for the expiry of the minimum period of one year or till the expiry of three years whichever is earlier.


An IEO, Industrial Extension Officer will be provided with a target regarding the number of projects. Only a few days will be given to spend in the office the rest all will be field work getting in touch with the MSME units. After undergoing a training for a few months you will be posted to some other place which can help you to attain your tasks.


Listen to a few frequently asked questions for Industrial Extension Officer


  • What is the method of appointment?


Direct recruitment is the method of appointment for the post of industrial extension officer.


  • Is there any age specifications for candidates?


This category is specified only for candidates between the age limit of 18 and 35. That is he/ she born between 01.01.1983 and 01.01.2000 are only eligible to apply for this post. SC/ST and other backward communities candidates are for usual age relaxation.


  • Qualification needed to apply for industrial extension officer


A degree in any branch of Engineering is the only criterion for applying to this post.


  • Note some important points:


  1. Training: After completing the selection process, the selected candidates shall undergo the prescribed training for four and a half months in-service training in different centers specified from time to time. They are supposed to join the post from the date of joining the training centers or joining duty in the post whichever is earlier. There will a bond to be achieved by the candidate in the prescribed form.
  2. Probation Period: From the date on which he/she joins duty will be treated as the probation period for a total period of two years on duty within a continuous period of three years.
  3. Test: If he/she does not have passed the Account Test, every person appointed to this post must pass the examination within the prescribed period of probation.


What is the mode of submitting the application?

Candidates are supposed to submit the application only through online. All detailed information concerning the submission of applications is available on the website of the Kerala Public Service Commission. No application fee is required to register through the website Just a part-time registration for Rs.100 is enough for applying to any government exam. After applying the barcode number provided in the application form will be noticed for sending all further enquiries. The print out of the application form and the barcode number should be placed in safe custody for future reference. Age, qualification and community proof documents should be submitted when they called for. If candidates fail to submit the application as per the website then their application will be promptly rejected.


Which are the promotion prospects for Industrial Extension Officer?

Kerala is a massive land comprising of fourteen districts with a total of 57 Taluk industries centers incorporating 193 industries extension officers. Headed by the Assistant District Industries Officer newly recruited IEO officers are posted at Taluk industries Center. Other available promotions for IEOs are Assistant District Industries Officer, Assistant Director, Deputy Director, Joint Director/General Manager, Additional Director, Director(Handloom), Director(Coir) etc.


Is IEO a Gazetted Post?

IEO is not considered as Gazetted post at present in Kerala Government Service. But its the fact that the Senior Superintendent in the same department of Industries & Commerce with the same scale of pay of an IEO is treated as a gazetted officer. Even though it not considered as the Gazetted post this post receives the same scale of salary to that of a gazetted officer.


What is the salary expected for an Industrial Extension Officer?

Rupees 35700- 75600 is the expected salary given for an Industrial Extension Officer. It will increase as per the experience level of the candidate. IGNITE provides the best coaching for cracking this exam in psc.


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  • 1

    Hello,nice share.

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      admin on

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    Praveen das on

    What is it about rs100 as the application fee? Kindly explain

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    Anjitha on

    I am from trivandrum
    Do you provide any study materials for IEO exam?

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      Vishnu on

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    Sleebi Divakaran on

    I am from thrissur. As i am an employed person in private institute, i cannot attend your classes. Do you provide correspondence training for IEO

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    Hemanth h t on

    Hi sir,
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    Anoop R Chandra on

    Hi Sir,
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    AswINI on

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