Exam Pattern of APPSC Group 2 Exam

Andhra Pradesh
APPSC(Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission)
APPSC Group 2 Exam
APPSC Group 2 Exam Details Date of Posting: 18-04-2019

APPSC(Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission) Group 2 Exam Pattern Details: 


Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission’s (APPSC) Group 2 Exam Pattern details are given below

APPSC Group 2 Exam Conducts in Two Stages:

1. Screening Test (Objective Type) (Degree Standard)

2. Main Examination (Objective Type) (Degree Standard)

3. Interview/Document Verification

1. Screening Test: The Screening written examination conducted by APPSC is of objective type mode which includes Section A, B, C.

Scheme of Examination:

SubjectNo. of QuestionsDuration (Minutes)Maximum Marks
Section-AGeneral Studies & Mental Ability 

150
  

150   150   
Section -BSocial and Cultural History of Andhra Pradesh

& Indian Constitution

Section-CPlanning and Economy
Total    150

 Negative Marks: As per G.O. Ms. No.235 Finance (HR-I, Plg & Policy) Dept., Dt.06/12/2016, for each wrong answer will be penalized with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.

2. Main Examination: The Screening written examination conducted by APPSC is of objective type mode which includes Paper I, II & III.

Scheme of Examination:

SubjectNo. of QuestionsDuration (Minutes)Maximum Marks
PAPER – IGeneral Studies & Mental Ability150150150
PAPER – IIi. Social History of Andhra Pradesh i.e., the History of Various Social

and Cultural Movements in Andhra Pradesh

ii. General Overview of the Indian Constitution

150150150
PAPER – IIIPlanning in India and Indian Economy Contemporary Problems and

Developments in Rural Society with Special Reference to Andhra Pradesh

150150150
Total 450

Negative Marks: As per G.O. Ms. No.235 Finance (HR-I, Plg & Policy) Dept., Dt.06/12/2016, for each wrong answer will be penalized with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.

ii. Computer Proficiency Test (Qualifying Test) for eligible candidates in the ratio of 1:2 with reference to total number of vacancies notified.(Please refer to Note 1 under Para-3).

1. The selections to these posts will be based on the marks/merit obtained by the candidates in the Written examination subject to rule of reservation, local reservation etc. duly following special representation as laid down in General Rule-22 and 22-A of A.P. State and Subordinate Service Rules, and also with due regard to special/ technical qualifications if any. 

2. Candidates must appear for all the three papers in written examination. 

3. There will be no waiting list. If eligible candidates are not available, such vacancies will be carried forward to the next notification.

2. Interview/Document Verification: Candidates have to produce Original documents and other particulars at the time of verification.


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