APPSC Group-III Notification for 1055 Panchayat Secretary Recruitment 2017


Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission released APPSC Group-III Notification for 1055 Panchayat Secretary Recruitment 2017 at Candidates can register online before last date 30th Jan, 2017. Check Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Secretary (Grade – IV) in A.P. Panchayat Raj Subordinate Service (General Recruitment) eligibility, education qualifications, syllabus & category wise vacancy details are given below.

APPSC Group-III Notification Details for 1055 Panchayat Secretary Jobs

APPSC Group-3 Services Recruitment Notification 2017
Organisation Name Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission
Recruitment Name APPSC Group-3 Recruitment
Notification Number Notification No. 29/2016, Dt.27/12/2016
Name of the Post Panchayat Raj Secretary (Grade-IV)
Total Number of Posts 1055 Vacancies
Official Website

APPSC Group-3 Recruitment Online Applications are invited for recruitment to the post of Panchayat Secretary (Grade – IV) in A.P. Panchayat Raj Subordinate Service. All the interested candidates can apply online from ( or ( from 31/12/2016 to 30/01/2017 (Note: 30/01/2017 is the last date for payment of fee up- to 11:59 mid night).

Name of the Post Qualification Age Limit Pay Scale
 Panchayat Secretary (Grade – IV) in A.P. Panchayat Raj Subordinate Service  Any Degree  18-42 yrs as on 01/07/2016  ₹16,400 – 49,870/

Application/ Examination Fee:

  • The application fees and examination fees for General Categories are Rs. 250/- and Rs. 80/- respectively.
  • The SC, ST, BC, PH & Ex-Servicemen category candidates are exempted from payment of examination fee of Rs.80/- only.
  • Mode of Payment: The Fee mentioned in the above paragraph is to be paid through Payment Gateway or Net Banking/ Credit card /Debit Card. The list of Banks providing service for the purpose of online remittance of Fee will available on the website.

Selection Procedure: Candidates will be selected based on merit obtained in 3 stages

  • Screening Test.
  • Mains Examination.
  • Personal Interview for the APPSC Panchayat Secretary Jobs.

APPSC Group 3 Screening test Syllabus

Prelims Exam Questions Marks Time
Screening test 150 150 150 min

APPSC Group 3 Mains Syllabus

Section and Paper Max Marks No. of Qsns Time in Min
Paper-1: General Studies 150 150 150
Paper-2: Rural Development and
Problems in Rural Areas with special
reference to Andhra Pradesh
150 150 150
Total 300 300 300
How to Apply for APPSC Group-3 Recruitment?

For applying to the post, the applicant has to visit and click the corresponding link given there or alternatively use the URL to directly access the application.

Important Dates:
  • Official Notification Release Date: 27th December 2016
  • Opening Date for Online Submission of Application: 31st December 2016
  • Last Date to Apply Online Application Form: 30th January 2017
  • Due Date to Pay Application Fees: 30th January 2017 (11:59 mid-night)
  • Screening Test Date: 23rd April 2017
  • Main Examination Date: 16th July 2017

The Commission conducts Screening test in Off- Line mode in case applicants exceed 25,000 in number and is likely to be held on 23/04/2017 FN.

The Main examination in On-Line mode for candidates selected in screening test will be held through computer based test on 16/07/2017 FN&AN.

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