APPSC Group 2 Notification 2020: Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) has an authority to announce the notification for Group II exam that will be declared in the month of January 2020. APPSC will announce only 450 posts for the vacancies available in various departments.

To apply Online for APPSC Group 2 Posts, Candidates should visit the official website of psc.ap.gov.in. The online link for APPSC Group 2 Jobs will be activated on the mentioned dates only. Candidates should fill the APPSC Group 2 Application Form with all the details such as personal details and education qualification e.t.c.

Latest: The AP Government has announced that 24000 vacancies in the state in different departments. The below image provides information about the new recruitment for various APPSC groups.

APPSC Group 2 Notification 2020 Details

Unemployed candidates who are waiting for APPSC official notification for Group 2 posts will have to visit the commission website to download notification in PDF format. APPSC Group II pdf notification contains all the details on syllabus, eligibility, selection process, application form, vacancies name e.t.c.

Before filling the APPSC Group 2 exam application form, read the APPSC Group 2 Notification 2020 carefully. APPSC will announce the calendar for the year 2020 in the official website. We are expecting that govt will be going to declare around 450 vacancies through APPSC Group 2 Notification.

Notification Name APPSC Group 2
Total No.of Vacancies 450
Name of the Posts Various
Official website psc.ap.gov.in
Exam Type offline
APPSC Group 2 Preliminary Exam Date Not Declared
APPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Date Not declared
Job Location Andhra Pradesh
Starting date to apply for Group 2 Exam Will be updated later
Last Date to apply for Group 2 Exam will be updated later

APPSC Group 2 Vacancies Notification 2020

APPSC will declare Executive and Non-Executive Posts through Group 2 Notification shortly in the month of February. Nearly 450 vacancies are available in various departments of Andhra Pradesh. Some of them we are mentioning here are Dy Tahsildar, Junior Assistant, Tax officer, Accountant, Auditor e.t.c.

Candidates before applying for APPPSC Group 2 vacancies, know the number of posts is available in each department. Group II Posts are very popular in Andhra Pradesh State. To grab the Group 2 post, applicants will have to work hard sincerely and also should gain knowledge from various books.

Executive Posts

S.No Name of the Post Department Name
1. Asst. Commercial Tax Officer in AP Commercial Taxes Sub-ordinate
Service.
2. Deputy Tahsildar  Revenue Subordinate Service In AP
3. Assistant Labour Officer Labour & Employment Sub- Service In AP
4. Assistant Development Officers A.P. Handloom & Textile Dept
5. Prohibition & Excise Sub Inspector in A.P Prohibition & Excise Sub-Service

Non Executive Posts

1. Assistant Section Officer (GAD) in AP Secretariat Sub. Service
2. Assistant Section Officer (Law
Dept.,) in A.P
Secretariat Sub
ordinate Service
3. Senior Auditor State Audit Subordinate Service In AP
4. Senior Accountant in A.P Treasuries & Accounts (HOD)
Sub Service
5. Senior Accountant in A.P Treasuries & Accounts District
Sub Service
6. Senior Accountant in Insurance
A.P
G.L.I Sub service
7. Junior Assistant in AP Public
Service Commission
A.P.
Ministerial Service
8. Junior Assistant Labour Department in A.P Ministerial Service
9. Junior Assistant In PH & ME Dept.,
in A.P. Ministerial Service
10. Junior Assistant In A.P. Director
General of Prisons &
Correctional Services
11. Junior Assistant In A.P. Agriculture Department in A.P. Ministerial Service
12. Junior Assistant In sugar and Cane Department
13. Junior Assistant A.P Roads &
Building Department.
14. Junior Assistant In Survey
Settlement and Land records
Department
15. Junior Accountant A.P Treasuries Various Dept & Accounts Sub-Service

APPSC Group 2 Eligibility 

To apply for Group 2 vacancies, read the eligibility criteria given below for various posts.

Education Qualification: Candidates must hold a Degree from a recognized university or should have an equivalent qualification. The post-wise education qualification is given below in the tabular form.

S.No

Post Name

Education Qualification

1.

Municipal Commissioner Grade-II

Possesses B.A or B.Sc Degree granted by any University
in India

2.

Asst. Commercial Tax
Officer

Possess a Degree of any University in India

3.

Deputy Tahsildar

Candidates should possess a degree

4.

Assistant Labour Officer

Must Possess a Degree of University

5.

Assistant Development Officers

Must Possess a Bachelor’s Degree of a University in India

6.

Extension Officer

Must Possess a Degree in Arts/Science/Commerce of
any recognized University.

7.

Prohibition & Excise Sub Inspector

Must hold a Bachelor’s Degree of any University in India

8.

Assistant Register

Must Possess a Degree of a University in India

9.

Executive Officer Grade-I

Must Possess a Bachelor’s Degree from a University

10.

Assistant Section Officer (GAD)

Must Possess a Bachelor’s Degree from any University in
India

11.

Assistant Section Officer (Finance Dept.,)

Must Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics or
Commerce or Economics from any University in India

12.

Assistant Section Officer (Law Dept.,)

Must Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Law from any University in India

13.

Assistant Section Officer (Legislature Dept.,)

Must hold a Degree of a University in India

14.

Senior Auditor

Must have passed a Degree of any University

15.

Junior Assistant

Must hold a Bachelor’s Degree of any University in India

16.

Junior Accountant

Degree and must hold a certificate in(a) Office Automation
(b) PC Maintenance and Trouble Shooting
(c) Web designingorMust hold a Degree in Bachelor of Computer Application
(BCA) or B.Sc.(Comp.) or B.Com. (Comp) or B.A.(Comp.)
or B.Tech /B.E with Computer Science or information
Technology equivalent examination of above

17.

Senior Accountant

Degree and must hold a certificate in(a) Office Automation
(b) PC Maintenance and Trouble Shooting
(c) Web designing

Age Limit: Candidates who are applying for Executive & Non-Executive Posts the age should be in between 18 to 42 years. However, the persons belonging to the reserved category are given relaxation in age.

  • For SC/ST and BC, the age relaxation will be given 5 years
  • For Physically Handicapped candidates, the relaxation in age is up to 10 years is given.
  • State Govt Employees of AP, a maximum of 5 years is given in age relaxation based on the length of regular service.

APPSC Group 2 Salary Post Wise

Salary and Pay Scale is different for Executive and Non-executive posts. For Executive Posts, starting salary will be around 32,000 Rs and for Non-Executive posts, it will around 28,000 Rs. Salary also depends on the location of the post, DA & other allowances. We have given a salary/pay scale for both Executive and Non-Executive post in the tabular form below. To know more details on salary refer to APPSC Group 2 Notification 2020.

APPSC Group 2 Executive Posts Salary

S.No Name of the Post Salary/Pay Scale
1. Asst. Commercial Tax Officer in AP 28,940- 78,910
2. Deputy Tahsildar in A.P 28,940- 78,910-
3. Assistant Labour Officer in A.P 28,940- 78,910
4. Assistant Development Officers 26,600- 77,030-
5. Prohibition & Excise Sub Inspector in A.P 26,600- 77,030-

APPSC Group 2 Non Executive Posts Salary

1. Assistant Section Officer (GAD) in AP 26,600- 77,030-
2. Assistant Section Officer (Law
Dept.,) in A.P
26,600-77,030-
3. Senior Auditor in A.P 22,460-66,330-
4. Senior Accountant in A.P 22,460-66,330-
5. Senior Accountant in A.P 22,460-66,330-
6. Senior Accountant in Insurance
A.P
22,460-66,330-
7. Junior Assistant in AP Public
Service Commission
16,400- 49,870
8. Junior Assistant 16,400- 49,870

APPSC Group 2 Selection Process

APPSC conducts screening test and mains examination for the selection process. Candidates have to appear in all the papers of Computer Based Examination/main examination is compulsory. Absence in any of the papers will be disqualified from the selection process.

1.Preliminary Exam

  • The Preliminary exam will be conducted for a total of 150 marks.
  • Prelims question paper consists of 3 sections.
  • The total duration of the Preliminary exam is 150 minutes.
  • APPSC Group 2 preliminary exam consists of 150 questions.
  • Each Question will be given 1 mark.

Note: Negative marking is applicable in the prelims exam. As per the guidelines of APPSC 1/3 marks will be taken off from the total marks for each wrong answer.

2.Mains Exam

  • APPSC Group II Mains written Exam is conducted in objective type.
  • This exam will be conducted in 3 papers.
  • Each Paper consists of 150 questions for 150 marks.
  • Each Paper will be given a time of 150 minutes.

3.Computer Proficiency Test

Candidates who are qualified in the mains exam will have to pass another test i.e computer proficiency test. Knowledge & Usage of computers are tested through this exam.

  • This test will be conducted in a practical type.
  • Candidates will be given a time of 30 minutes for 50 marks.
  • To qualify in this test, candidates have to secure minimum qualifying marks.

APPSC Group 2 Syllabus

Syllabus is very important to the applicants for preparation. Candidates can download the APPSC Group 2 Syllabus PDF from the given links below. We have given syllabus, topic wise and paper wise below. Candidates can also know the scheme of the examination i.e exam pattern for APPSC Group 1 Notification on this page.

APPSC Group 2 Prelims Syllabus

APPSC Group 2 preliminary exam going to conducted for 150 marks. The Preliminary exam consists of three sections and, section wise syllabus for APPSC Group 2 prelims exam is given below.

  • Section I: Mental Ability & General Studies
  • Section II: Social Cultural of AP & Indian Constitution
  • Section III: Economy & Planning

APPSC Group 2 Prelims Exam Pattern

Subject Total No.of Questions Max Marks Duration of the Paper
Section-A Planning & Economy 150 150 150
Section-B General Studies & Mental Ability
Section-C Social & Cultural History of Andhra Pradesh & Indian Constitution
Total

APPSC Group 2 Mains Syllabus

  • Paper-I: Mental Ability & General Studies
  • Paper-II: Social History of AP & General Overview of Indian Constitution
  • Paper-III: Planning in India and Economy contemporary problems in rural society with special reference to AP.
  • Each Paper will be given 150 questions.
  • Total Mains Exam will be conducted for 450 marks.

APPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Pattern

Subject No of Questions Duration Maximum Marks
Paper-I Mental Ability & General Studies 150 150 150
Paper-II 1.Social History of Andhra Pradesh 2.General Overview of the Indian Constitution 150 150 150
Paper-III Planning in India & Indian Economy Problems & Developments in Rural Society with Special REF to AP 150 150 150
Total 450

APPSC Group 2 Apply Online

Candidate's eligibility decides for Group 2 posts should apply or not. To apply for APPSC Group 2 vacancies, read the APPSC Group 2 notification on eligibility criteria. Applicants should visit the commission website of APPSC to apply online for APPSC Group II Jobs.

Applicants should follow some steps to complete the process of filling application for APPSC Group 2 Exams.

How to Fill APPSC Group 2 Application Form

  • OTPR Registration
  • Payment Of Fee
  • Filling of Application Form

OTPR Registration:

New user who is accessing the APPSC website the first time has to fill One Time Profile Registration Form. In OTPR Form, Candidates have to enter the basic details. After submission of the OTPR Application, a reference ID is generated which aids in making payment of fee and filling of the application form.

Payment of Fee:

Candidates should pay Rs.250/- for the application fee and Rs.80/- towards examination fee. Applicants who belong to SC/ST, PH, Ex-Servicemen are exempted from paying the application fee.

After filling the application form for APPSC Group 2 Notification, candidates can make the payment of a fee through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking.

Process of Filling of APPSC Group 2 Application 2020

  • If the processing of payment has successfully happened, now the payment page will automatically be redirected to the APPSC Group 2 Online application form.
  • Some details in the application form are automatically retrieved from the OTPR date, and the candidates have to fill the remaining part of the application form.
  • After filling the APPSC Group 2 online form, now click on the 'Save' button.
  • Now Application Reference ID is generated.
  • Note down the Application ID in a safe place for future correspondence.
  • Now take the print out of the submitted application form.
  • Applicants can also check the Status of Fee Payment.

APPSC Group 2 Answer Key

APPSC Commission will upload the answer key on the official website psc.ap.gov.in after the completion of the APPSC Group II Exam. Users anyone can download the answer key of the Preliminary exam (Screening test) through the APPSC Website. APPSC Group 2 answer key will help the applicants to know the answer to the question that they have attempted in the exam.

  • Candidates can raise objections related to answer key within one week after the publication of the answer key for the APPSC Group 2 exam.
  • If the candidates send the objections within the due date, the higher officials of APPSC will be discussed with the expert committee for opinion.
  • After some days the revised key will be hosted on the commission website.

APPSC Group 2 Cut off Marks

APPSC Commission will set the minimum qualifying marks for all the category candidates. Candidates should secure the minimum qualifying marks for considering into the Selection Process.

  • 40% for OCs including Ex-Servicemen and Sportspersons
  • 35% for BCs
  • 30% for STs, SCs, and PHs or as per APPSC rules

APPSC Group 2 Hall Ticket

Group 2 admit card is available for all the applied applicants on the APPSC Commission Website. APPSC Group II Admit Card is uploaded on the official website. Persons who are waiting for the hall ticket will have to wait for some days until the APPSC Group 2 notification dates of Hall ticket officially announces.

Steps to Download APPSC Group II Hall Ticket 2020

Applicants who are applied for APPSC Group 2 notification posts should download the hall ticket through online only. Candidates will have to follow some steps for Downloading APPSC Hall Ticket for Group 2 Posts.

  • Candidates should visit the official website of Andhra Pradesh PSC i.e www.psc.ap.gov.in
  • Now, Click on the Latest notification Advt of Hall Ticket link.
  • A Page redirects to enter the details of the candidate such as Registration number and Date of Birth.
  • Enter the details and Click on the login button of the page.
  • Now Click on the Print option or Download it in PDF format.

APPSC Group 2 Exam Centres

The Preliminary Exam for APPSC Group 2 notification will be held in 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh. However, the mains examination will be conducted in a limited number of centers. Candidates have to give exam center preference while filling the application form for APPSC Group II Exam.

Eluru Kurnool
Vijayawada Guntur
Vizianagaram Kadapa
Kakinada Anantapur
Srikakulam Visakhapatnam
Ongole Nellore
Tirupathi

APPSC Group 2 Result 2020

APPSC will declare results for Group 2 exam on the official website. Users can access this website to download results, merit lists of a particular candidate. Persons who are waiting for the declaration of results should follow our website for regular updates on APPSC Group 2 Notification Result Date.

  • Access the APPSC Group 2 official website psc.ap.gov.in.
  • Find the Scrolling text of APPSC Group II Hall Ticket.
  • Click on the Hall ticket text link, a new page is displayed on the screen.
  • Now Enter the details of the APPSC Group II Application Form Registration Credentials such as Registration no and Date of Birth.
  • Now verify the submitted details and click on the login option.
  • Take the APPSC Group 2 Results memo in pdf or download it in PC.

APPSC Group 2 Notification 2020 Important Dates

Still, the notification for the APPSC Group 2 exam is not released. The dates mentioned below are expected from the previous year's notification. Whenever notification for APPSC Group 2 exam is released, we update this page with the latest dates on exam and application form.

APPSC Group 2 Notification Release Date January 2020
Application Starting Date for APPSC Group 2 exam The first week of February
Last Date for APPSC Group 2 Application Form Last week of February
Application Fee Starting Date In the month of February
Last Date for Application Fee In the month of February
APPSC Group 2 Prelims Exam Date May 2020
APPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Date July 2020
APPSC Admit Card Release Date Before 10 days of the exam

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