Young Chinese are fervent about applying for vacancies of civil servants in the state government branches and Communist Party of China (CPC) offices.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (MOHRSS), announced on its recruitment website, www.mohrss.gov.cn, that all eligible applicants have to confirm their application information from November 2 to 7.
The eligible applicants reached a record high 1.05 million, 25% more than that in last year.
The exams would be arranged on Novvember 30 to test candidates administrative aptitude and essay argument writing, the website said.
The positions avidly pursued by the applicants are from the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Commerce, as well as some CPC Central Committee departments.
On average, 77 applicants would compete for each job — last year it was 60 to 1.
Source: China View