Wednesday, January 1, 2014

APPSC Panchayat Secretary Notification 2014

APPSC Panchayat Secretary Recruitment – 2677 Posts; LD: 22.01.2014

Panchayat Secretary Grade – IV in AP Panchayat Raj Subordinate Service (General Recruitment)

Andhra Pradesh Public service commission (APPSC) invites applications from eligible candidates for the recruitment of Panchayat Secretary Grade – IV in AP Panchayat Raj Subordinate Service. The detailed notification is available at APPSC official website Interested and eligible candidates should apply online only at from 04.01.2014 to 22.01.2014.

Post: Panchayat Secretary

Vacancies: 2677 Posts

Pay scale: Rs.7520 -22430/-

District wise Vacancies:

District Code Name of the District District Abbreviation No. of Posts
01 Srikakulam SKM 209
02 Visakhapatnam VSP 155
03 Vizianagaram VZM 201
04 East Godavari EG 70
05 West Godavari WG 25
06 Krishna KST 08
07 Guntur GNT 26
08 Prakasam PKM 95
09 Nellore NLR 86
10 Chittor CTR 104
11 Kadapa KDP 26
12 Anantapur ATP 202
13 Kurnool KNL 164
14 Adilabad ADB 241
15 Karimnagar KRMN 88
16 Warangal WGL 106
17 Khammam KMM 83
18 Hyderabad HYD
19 Rangareddy RRD 57
20 Nizamabad NZB 66
21 Mahaboobnagar MBNR 350
22 Medak MDK 182
23 Nalgonda NLG 133
  Total No. of Posts 2677

Important Dates:

Recruitment Applications online are invited between 04.01.2014 to 22.01.2014

Last date for payment of fee is 20.01.2014

The Written Examination is likely to be held on 23.02.2014

Age limit: 18 to 36 years as on 01.07.2013. Age relaxation is applicable as per the rules.

Educational Qualification:  Degree from any University in India established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, State Act or a Provincial Act or an institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.

Application Fee: For general –Rs. 180/- and for reserved category – Rs.100/-

How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates should apply online only at from 04.01.2014 to 22.01.2014.

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Selection Process: Written Test. There is no Interview for these posts.

Written Exam Pattern: Written Test consist of two papers for a total of 300 Marks

Paper I: General Studies – 150 Questions – 150 Marks

Paper II: Rural development – 150 Questions – 150 Marks

Panchayat Secretary SYLLABUS   2014


1. Events of National and International importance.
2. Current affairs – International, National and Regional.
3. Current Developments in Science, Technology and Information Technology.
4. History of Modern India with special emphasis upon Indian National Movement.
5. Economic Development in India since Independence.
6. Logical reasoning, Analytical Ability and Data Interpretation.
7. Basic things about Disaster Management (CBSE –VIII & IX standard)


 Rural Development and Problems in Rural Areas with special reference to Andhra Pradesh  (Questions in Paper-II will be framed with a view to test the General Awareness levels of the candidates broadly about developmental aspects related to Rural Areas.)
1) Public Health and Sanitation, prevention of epidemics, hygiene behavoiur, village development.
2) Social tensions and conflicts in contemporary society – problems of deprived groups.
3) Indian System of Democracy – Democratic institutions, Panchayat Raj – Co-operative Institutions in the service of Rural Areas, their role and their effectiveness.
4) Rural Economy and Development – Scientific developments relevant to rural areas –labour saving devices.
5) Basic aspects related to Accounting.

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