About this Youtube video: From a physics graduate heading home ministry to an English scholar in agriculture 49 of 57 secretary-level IAS officers in posts at odds with their educational qualification. It is the story of almost all secretary-level officers in the Indian government whose educational qualifications have very little to do with the posts they hold. Of the 57 secretary-rank IAS officers only nine are currently heading ministries that have a direct relation to what they have studied. The Centre s advertisement allowing talented and motivated Indian nationals a lateral entry into government services has been praised and panned. It has also restarted a long-standing debate regarding the bureaucracy should officers be allotted ministries and departments as per their area of expertise Read more SUBSCRIBE to our Channel - LIKE us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Instagram .