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Intelligence Jobs in India

The history of intelligence jobs in India and around the world dates back to the time when royal dynasties used to rule the different
regions of the world. With the progress of civilization, international politics and globalization of terrorist activities have propelled governments all over the world to assign top priority to intelligence activities within and outside the country. All these have resulted in the creation of more intelligence jobs in India.

A student interested in making a career in intelligence services can opt for courses as follows:
  • Law Courses – LLB, LLM

  • Criminology/ Forensic Science
The programs under this category are as follows:
  • M.Sc in Criminology
  • Forensic Science
  • Diploma in Criminology and Criminal Administration
  • Diploma in Criminology
  • Diploma in Legal Science and Criminology
  • Criminal and Correctional Administration

One has to be a postgraduate degree holder in social sciences or a law graduate in order to be eligible for the above courses.

Personal Traits
Special importance is given to the following traits of a prospective employee:
  • Physical fitness
  • Stamina
  • Mental alertness
  • Logical and rational thinking
  • Keen observation powers
  • Eye for detail
  • Willingness to travel
  • Ability to adapt to long working hours
  • Analytical thinking
  • Willingness to work in adverse conditions and dangerous territories

Career Opportunities
In India, intelligence jobs have main opening with Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the premier intelligence agency of our country. It has two departments – Special Crimes Department and Anti Corruption Department. It offers posts like:
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP)
  • Superintendent of Police (SP)
  • Deputy Inspector General (DIG)
  • Inspector General (Commissioner of Police)

The Investigation Bureau (IB) is engaged in collecting and analyzing intelligence information. They offer posts like:
  • Assistant Director
  • Junior Intelligence Officer
  • Deputy Central Intelligence Officer

The Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) handles sensitive reports on counter intelligence and crime. It employs the following personnel:
  • Attaché (Undersecretary)
  • Deputy Field Officer
  • Field Officers
  • Senior Field Officers

Naukri Hub offers information on Intelligence Jobs in India.