Gear up preparation for APPSC Group 4 Exam well in advance to score more marks. Know the detailed APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2020 in this post for knowing important topics in the exam. For exam preparation, we have provided post-wise APPSC Group 4 2020 Syllabus for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. Know the subject-wise important topics in the APPSC Group 4 Exam 2020. Also, download free APPSC Group 4 Syllabus PDF in this post.

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2020

The applied candidates should know the APPSC Group 4 Syllabus subject wise and topics wise before they start preparing for the exam. To cover all the topics and subjects mentioned in the syllabus of the APPSC Group 4 exam, a minimum of 4 months will take for preparation. So, candidates without waiting for APPSC Group 4 notification know the exam pattern and syllabus for Group 4 exam that is given below. Candidates can download APPSC Junior Assistant and Junior Accountant Syllabus from the given links below.

APPSC conducts the exam in two standards. One is 10th Level Standard paper and the other is Intermediate Standard level paper. Based on the posts, candidates can decide which standard of the paper is applicable. Candidates should keep in mind that we have given exam pattern and syllabus for both SSC Standard and Intermediate Standard. Go through the syllabus and score above the APPSC Group 4 Cut off marks.

APPSC Group 4 Screening Test Syllabus 2020

Go through the detailed APPSC Group 4 Paper 1 Syllabus from the below table. 

General English General Telugu Mental Ability & General Studies
· Grammar · Usage and idioms · Logical re-arrangement of sentences · Punctuation and Vocabulary · Comprehension · Telugu to English meanings · Vocabulary & Synonyms · English to Telugu meanings · Usage and idiom · Grammar · Disaster management · National, International Important Events importance · International, National, Regional- Current affairs · The Physical Geography of Indian Subcontinent and Andhra Pradesh · Data Analysis: a)Data Tabulation b) Visual representation of data c) Basic data analysis (Summary Statistics such as Median, Mean, Mode, coefficient of variation and variance) and Interpretation · Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development · Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Economic, Cultural, Social, Administrative, and Legal Implications/ problems · Economic development in India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh since independence. · Indian polity and governance: reforms, Public Policy, constitutional issues, and e-governance initiatives and reference with specifically to AP · Political History and social-economic of modern India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh. · Applications day to day life on General Science and developments in science & Technology

APPSC Group 4 Main Exam Syllabus

To enhance your preparation for the APPSC Group 4 Paper 2 Exam, know the important topics below and study well. Solve APPSC Group 4 Previous Year Papers to know the difficulty level of the exam and which type of questions can be asked in the exam.

General Studies
· Current Affairs · Zoology · Botany · Chemistry · Physics · Economics · Civics · Geography · History · Tsunami / Earth Quakes / Floods / Cyclones / Drought – effects and causes · Concepts in vulnerability profile of AP / India and Disaster Management Concepts · Mitigation strategies / Mitigation measures. · Manmade disasters – Prevention strategies

APPSC Group 4 Secretarial Abilities Syllabus- Intermediate Standard

Logical Reasoning Numerical and Arithmetical abilities
· Arithmetical Reasoning · Number Ranking · Coding and Decoding · Blood Relations · Venn Diagram · Arguments · Alphabet Series · Number Series · Test of Direction Sense · Nonverbal Series · Analogy · Inference · Decision Making · Problem on Age Calculation · Figure Matrix Questions · Grouping Identical Figures · Mirror Images · Simplification and Approximation · Permutations and Combinations · Boats and Streams · Mixtures and Allegations · Races and Games · Volumes Profit and Loss · Compound Interest · Problems on Numbers · Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F · Averages · Probability · Simple Interest · Ratio and Proportion · Time and Work Partnership · Pipes and Cisterns · Numbers and Ages · Odd Man Out · Problems on Trains · Time and Distance · Areas · Percentages · Mensuration · Indices and Surds · Quadratic Equations · Simple Equations

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2020 Concerned Subject –SSC Standard -Educational Psychology

Statistics · Measures of Central tendency · Understanding the behavior of teachers and Learners through Statistic Concept · Correlation and various methods of computing correlation. · Measures of Variability
Learning · Relevance to classroom teaching, learning, and Motivation · Nature of Learning · Theories of Learning(Behavioral, Cognitive and Social) · Various methods of motivation (intrinsic and extrinsic) and its applications for classroom teaching.
Individual difference and its Assessment · Helping and Understanding learners with special needs – underachievers, low-level of intellectual functioning, poor achievers · significance, and meaning of the study of differences in individual. Inter and Intra Individual difference and its assessment · Need and significance of guidance and counseling in schools. · Personality Concept and its assessment (Non-Projective and Projective methods)
Growth and Development · Stages of Development-Childhood, Infancy, aspects of development, and Adolescence – Mental, Physical, Emotional, Social, and its Educational Implications to education and classroom teaching. · Principles of Growth and Development.
Introduction to Educational Psychology · Nature and Scope of Educational Psychology · Relationship between Educational Psychology · Methods of Educational Psychology

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2020 Concerned Subject- SSC Standard

Trends in Education Foundation of Education
· Rationalization of Education and Vocational Education · Non-Formal Education · Universalization of Education · Teacher Education · Medium of instruction · International understanding · Lifelong Education · stagnation and wastage in Education · Education of the culturally and socially disadvantage · Committees and commission of various educations · Community and school relationship · Functional literacy and adult education · Centralized admissions and common entrance admission into the basic courses in Andhra Pradesh · Moral Education · population Education and Family Life · Education in Weaker Sections · Realism; Naturalism; Idealism; Pragmatism; Existentialism · Krishna Murthy, Vivekananda, Jiddu, Tagore; Aurobindo; Gandhi; · Scope and Nature of Philosophical and Education in sociological Foundations · Social change and Education; Modernization and Education; Culture and Education; Equality of Educational opportunities; Socialization and Education;

APPSC Group 4 Secretarial Abilities Syllabus- Intermediate Standard

Mental Ability -non-verbal Mental Ability – Verbal
· Rules Detection · Classification · Spotting embedded figures · Completion Incomplete Pattern · Figure Matrix · Mirror Images · Water Images · Cubes and Dice · Paper Cutting · Paper Folding · Analytical Reasoning · Series · Construction of Squares and Triangles · Forming figures and analysis · Identical figure groupings · Dot Situation · Eligibility Test · Test on Alphabets · Directions · Sequential Output training · Missing Characters · Word Sequence · Venn Diagrams · Operations of Mathematics · Arithmetical Reasoning · Assertion and Reasoning · Coding-Decoding · Blood Relations · Puzzle Test · Alpha-Numeric Sequence Puzzle · Data Sufficiency · Classification · Direction Sense Test · Situation Reaction Test · Verification of truth of the Statement · Series Completion · Analogy

How to Download APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2020?

  • Candidates should visit the official website of APPSC i.e
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APPSC Group 4 Syllabus PDF Download

Download free APPSC Group 4 Syllabus PDF from the below table. Begin your preparations for APPSC Group 4 Exam by going through the detailed syllabus to know the important topics.

Category Syllabus PDF
APPSC Group 4 SSC Syllabus  Download PDF
APPSC Group 4 Intermediate Syllabus Download PDF
APPSC Group 4 SSC Syllabus in Telugu Download PDF
APPSC Group 4 Intermediate Syllabus in Telugu Download PDF
APPSC Group 4 Jr. Assistant cum Computer Assistant Syllabus Download PDF

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus in Telugu Medium

APPSC Junior Assistants and Junior Accountants Syllabus pdf in Telugu medium will be available for the candidates to download in the official of APPSC i.e To appear for APPSC Group 4 exam, applicants have to know the competition and toughness of the exam.

And, also applicants have to keep hard work by Knowing APPSC Group 4 Syllabus PDF. If the candidates exceed more numbers than usual, APPSC will conduct a screening test. Candidates can go through the detailed syllabus for APPSC Group 4 screening test in this post.

APPSC Group 4 Junior Accountant & Junior Assistant Exam Pattern 2020

Andhra Pradesh Govt is planning to recruit the number of Junior Accountant and Junior Assistants in various departments. The notification for the APPSC Group 4 exam will be out soon at any time. The mentioned vacancies here are recruited under Group-IV Services.

After notification, candidates do not have much time to prepare. Now onwards start preparation for Junior Assistant and Junior accountant posts. The exam pattern for APPSC Group 4 services is mentioned below.

APPSC Group 4 Screening Exam Pattern 2020

PAPER Subjects Total No.of Marks Duration of the exam Total No.of Questions
I General Studies and Mental Ability 100 100 minutes 100
II General English and General Telugu 50 50 minutes 50
Total 150 150 150
  • Screening Test exam will be conducted for two papers
  • In Paper-I, Questions from General Studies, and Mental Ability are asked for 100 marks. Total Number of questions is 100. The duration of the exam is 100 minutes.`
  • In Paper-II, Questions from General English and General Telugu is given for 50 marks. The total Number of questions is 50. The duration of the exam is 50 minutes.`

APPSC Group 4 Mains Exam Pattern 2020

In two different standards, the mains exam is conducted

  1. Intermediate Standard Level
  2. SSC Standard Level

SSC Standard -Mains

In SSC Standard level Mains exam, questions from the concerned subject and General Studies are given. This exam will be conducted for 300 marks in a duration of 300 minutes

Paper Marks No of Questions Duration of the exam
Concerned Subject 150 150 150
General Studies 150 150 150
300 300 300  -

Intermediate Standard -Mains

In the mains exam, intermediate standard questions are asked from the subject's Secretarial Abilities, General Studies. The Candidates have to answer for 300 questions in a duration of 300 minutes

Paper Marks No of Questions Duration of the exam
Secretarial Abilities 150 150 150
General Studies 150 150 150
300 300 300  -

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How many vacancies are released for APPSC Group 4?

The APPSC Group 4 Notification is not yet released, however, more than 600 vacancies are expected to be released.

How are APPSC group 4 Question papers helpful?

Through APPSC group 4 Previous Year Papers, candidates can understand the difficulty level of the paper, expect different type of question paper, and improve their speed in attempting the question paper.

What is the selection process for APPSC Group 4?

Candidates are selected for their desired post based on their performance in Screening test, Mains, and Interview.

For how many marks is the APPSC group 4 Prelims and Mains conducted?

The APPSC Group 4 Prelims is conducted for 150 marks and Mains exam is also conducted for 150 marks.

How many sections are there in APPSC group 1 Paper 1 Syllabus?

In APPSC Group 1 Paper 1 Syllabus, there a three sections i.e., General English, General Telugu, and Mental Ability & General Studies.

What is the difference between APPSC Group 4 SSC and Intermediate syllabus?

The Syllabus for SSC includes subjects related to SSC level. For intermediate, the subjects included are from the Intermediate level.

Which are the topics included in APPSC Group 4 Syllabus for SSC?

The topics included in APPSC group 4 Syllabus for SSC standard are Statistics, Learning, Individual difference and its Assessment, Growth & Development, Introduction to Educational Psychology.