Dr Ambedkar Competitive Exam Centre (ACEC), Pune has invited
applications from meritorious students belonging to weaker section
of the society to join the centre for eleven months free
pre-coaching for Civil Services examination.
The ACEC is sponsored by the State Government, which gives Rs.30
lakh every year to the centre.
A graduate from Maharashtra state is
eligible for joining the centre.
Only 50 candidates will be selected
through entrance test which will be held on 11th Nov, 2010.
Selected candidates will be provided
with free accommodation besides a stipend of Rs 2250 every month.
The candidates will be coached by professionals and experts.
Prosperous library with books, magazines/ journals, newspapers
along with study room is available for the candidates. They will
also enjoy the facility of computer with Internet.
The interested and eligible candidates from Maharashtra can
download the application forms from the official website of ACEC
Last date of submitting the
application is 8th Oct. 2010.
ACEC was set up at Yashada, Pune in May 2006, under the Special
Component Plan (SCP) for providing coaching for Civil Services
Examinations to the weaker section of the society.
It aims at tapping the talent in
students, encouraging them to appear for Civil Services
Examination and helping them to improve their preparation for the
The Maharashtra government has
sanctioned Rs.30 lakh for every year to the Centre through Dr.
Babasaheb Ambedkar Research and Training Institute (BARTI), Pune.