APPSC Group 2 Notification 2022: Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission conducts APPSC Group 2 Exam to shortlist candidates for its executive and non-executive positions in the AP state. Through APPSC Group 2 Recruitment, APSSC recruits for different posts such as Assistant Section Officer, Deputy Tahsildar, Municipal Commissioner Grade III, Executive Officer Grade I, Extension Officer, Senior Accountants, Assistant Registrar etc. The selection of eligible candidates for these posts will be done through the APPSC Group 2 exam which includes three phases- Prelims, Mains, and Computer Proficiency. To know more about APPSC Group 2 Recruitment/Exam go through the details discussed in the article. 

APPSC Group 2 Notification 2022

APPSC Group 2 Notification 2022 will be released by Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission on its official website https://psc.ap.gov.in/. As per the news published in a newspaper, APPSC will be announcing 182 Group 2 vacancies to be filled for various posts and the detailed advertisement for the same is to be released soon. 

APPSC Group 2 2022 Exam- Highlights

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission has made an announcement for 182 Group 2 Vacancies to be filled through APPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022. The details about APPSC Group 2 Exam 2022 have been summed up in the below table. 

APPSC Group 2 Notification 2022- Overview
Conducting BodyAndhra Pradesh Public Service Commission
Exam NameAPPSC Group 2 Exam
Exam LevelState Level (Andhra Pradesh)
Vacancy182
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
CategoryGovt Jobs
Exam StagesThree (Prelims, Mains test & Computer Proficiency Test)
LanguageEnglish and Telugu
Job LocationAndhra Pradesh
Official Websitehttps://psc.ap.gov.in

APPSC Group 2 2022- Important Dates

The tentative dates of APPSC Group 2 Exam 2022 will be released along with the APPSC Group 2 2022 Notification. As soon as the officials announced the APPSC Group 2 Dates, we will be updating all dates here too. 

APPSC Group 2 2022 Notification
APPSC Group 2 EventsImportant Dates (Tentative)
APPSC Group 2 2022To be notified
APPSC Group 2 applicationTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 application closesTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 prelims examTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 prelims resultTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 main examTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 main exam resultTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 InterviewTo be notified
APPSC Group 2 Result 2022To be notified

APPSC Group 2 Vacancy 2022

The candidates can apply for various posts through APPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022, and for this year, APPSC has announced 182 Group 2 vacancy for which the post-wise APPSC Group 2 Vacancy 2022 has been tabulated below. 

APPSC Group 2 Vacancy 2022
Post NameVacancies
Deputy Tehsildar30
Sub-Registrar Grade-216
Assistant Registrar Cooperative15
Municipal Commissioner Grade-35
ALO (Labor)10
ALO (Law)2
ASO (Legislature)4
ASO (General Administration)50
JA (CCS)5
Senior Accountant (Treasury)10
Junior Accountant (Treasury)20
Senior Auditor (State Audit Department)5
Auditor (Pay and Allowance Department)10
Total182

APPSC Group 2 Online Application 

The interested candidates have to submit their online application form at the official website https://psc.ap.gov.in within the duration of the online registration process as announced by the commission. Any application form will not be accepted if sent through any other mode. Stay tuned with us to get updated when APPSC Group 2 Application link is activated.

APPSC Group 2 Online Application Link- Click Here

APPSC Group 2 Application Fee

The candidates are required to pay the application fees by online mode for the successful submission of their application form. The APPSC Group 2 application fees 2022 for various categories are listed below as per the previous year notification. 

CategoryExamination FeeProcessing fees
General Category CandidatesRs. 30Rs. 330
SC, ST, BC, PH & Ex-Service MenRs. 30Rs. 80

Steps to Apply for APPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022

The candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to submit their APPSC Group 2 Application Form- 

Step-1 APPSC Group 2 OTPR Process

1. Visit the official website of APPSC at https://psc.ap.gov.in.

2. Click on the “Direct Recruitment”>> “New Notification” link.

3. Click on “New Registration” and fill in the details as required. One should fill in all the details very carefully.

4. The details on the registration page include aadhaar number, name, birth detailed address, email ID, mobile number, education details etc.

5. Upload photograph (JPG/JPEG format, 50 kb, 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm) and signature (JPG/JPEG format, 30 kb, 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm) in the mentioned format.

Step 2- Submit Application Form 

1. The candidate needs to login to the website using the ID and password created

2. Now the candidate needs to click on application submission and log in using the official ID and password.

3. Now after login, the candidate needs to fill in the remaining details carefully.

4. After this the candidate needs to pay the required application fee and click on submit after confirmation.

5. The APPSC Group 2 Application Form is successfully submitted, download it fo future reference. 

6. An ID and password will be created and sent to the official email and mobile number.

APPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022 Eligibility 

A candidate must be aware of the minimum required qualification to be eligible for the APPSC Group 2 exam before submitting their application forms. Check the eligibility required to be eligible for APPSC Group 2 Services. 

APPSC Group 2 Education Qualification

The candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent qualifications from a recognized university is a must to be eligible to apply for APPSC Group 2 Vacancies. 

APPSC Group 2 Age Limit

The age of the candidates must not be less than 18 years and more than 42 years to be eligible for APPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022. 

APPSC Group 2 Upper Age Relaxation 

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST/BC5 years
AP State Government Employees*5 years
PH10 years
Ex-servicemen3 years
NCC (who worked as an instructor)3 years
Contract employees (state census department)3 years

APPSC Group 2 Selection Process

The candidates will be selected for APPSC Group 2 services through prelims, mains, and computer proficiency tests. The candidates who got qualified in all stages will be called for a document verification round. 

Stage 1- Preliminary Exam

Stage 2- Mains Exam 

Stage 3- Computer Proficiency Test

Stage 4- Document Verification

APPSC Group 2 Recruitment 2022 Exam Pattern

The Commission has detailed the APPSC Group 2 Exam Pattern for each stage in the selection process. Read to know about the major points of the exam syllabus for each exam.

APPSC Group 2 Prelims Exam Pattern

  1. APPSC Group 2 Prelims Exam is the screening stage for only shortlisting candidates for mains exam.
  2. The exam includes 150 MCQs
  3. The exam is divided into three sections- General Studies and mental ability, Social History of Andhra Pradesh and Indian Constitution, and Planning in India and Economic problems
  4. There is a negative marking of one-third marks for each wrong answer.
  5. The time duration of the test will be 150 minutes.
SectionSubjectNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Section AGeneral Studies and mental ability150150150 Minutes
Section BSocial History of Andhra Pradesh and Indian Constitution
Section CPlanning in India and Economic problems
Total150150 

APPSC Group 2 Mains Exam Pattern

  1. The exam has three papers, each carrying equal weightage.
  2. All the questions are objective type. The level of the questions is similar to a bachelor’s degree.
  3. Each question carries 1 mark.
  4. A negative marking scheme of one-third marks for every wrong answer is present.
PaperSubjectNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Paper IGeneral Studies and mental ability150150150 Minutes
Paper 2Social & Cultural History of Andhra Pradesh and Indian Constitution150150
Paper 3Planning in India and Economic problems150150
Total450450 

APPSC Group 2 Computer Proficiency Test

  1. The exam has five parts. Each tests a particular area of computer skills of the aspirants.
  2. The candidates will get 30 minutes to attempt the exam.
  3. It is a practical exam.
Part SubjectMarksDuration
Part AMS-Word1530 Minutes
Part BMS- Excel10
Part CMS-Powerpoint10
Part DMS-Access10
Part EInternet05
Total50 Marks

APPSC Group 2 2022 Syllabus 

To get selected for APPSC Group 2 Servcies, the candidate has to score good marks in each stage. To plan a strategy for securing maximum marks, APPSC Group 2 Syllabus is the first and foremost step, to begin with. Below we have discussed APPSC Group 2 Syllabus for Prelims and Mains Examination. 

APPSC Group 2 Prelims Syllabus 

APPSC Group 2 Prelims Syllabus for General Studies and Mental Ability, Social and Cultural History of Andhra Pradesh, Indian Constitution, and Planning & Economy has been discussed below-

Section/SubjectsSyllabus
Section A: General Studies and Mental AbilityApplications of general science, international, national & regional current affairs, Events of national and international importance, Indian polity and governance, data analysis, logical interpretation, analytical ability & logical reasoning, environmental protection & sustainable development, geography of India with focus on Andhra Pradesh, Social- economic and political history of modern India with emphases on Indian national movement etc.
Section B (I): Social and Cultural History of Andhra PradeshPre-historic cultures of AP, Geographical Features of Andhra and its impact on history and culture, important small & big dynasties that ruled Andhra Pradesh between 11th and 16th centuries A.D., advent of Europeans, origin and growth of Andhra movement, events responsible for the formation of Andhra Pradesh state etc.
Section B(II): Indian ConstitutionStructure and functions of Indian Government, Nature of the Indian Constitution, amendment process to the constitution, Fundamental Duties, functions & structure of Indian Government, Judicial Review & Activism, welfare mechanisms in India, Indian political parties, powers and the functions of Constitutional Bodies such as CAG, State Public Service Commissions, UPSC and finance commission
Section C: Planning & Economypresent status & overview of Indian Economy, new economic reforms 1991, Indian agricultural & industrial policies, role of IT industries in development, types of resources, monetary policy of RBI, new foreign trade policy of India, causes and remedies of inflation, Goods and Service Tax (GST), national income and concepts, per capita income, economic policies of Andhra Pradesh, agriculture and industrial growth of Andhra Pradesh, resource development of Andhra Pradesh etc.

APPSC Group 2 Mains Syllabus 2022

APPSC Group 2 Mains Exam consists of 3 papers for which the topics to be covered have been discussed below- 

Paper/SubjectSyllabus
Paper I: General Studies & Mental AbilityApplications of general science, international, national & regional current affairs, Events of national and international importance, Indian polity and governance, data analysis, logical interpretation, analytical ability & logical reasoning, environmental protection & sustainable development, geography of India with focus on Andhra Pradesh, Social- economic and political history of modern India with emphases on Indian national movement etc.
Paper-II (A): Social History of Andhra Pradesh i.e., the history of various social and Cultural Movements in Andhra PradeshPre-historic cultures of AP, Geographical Features of Andhra and its impact on history and culture, important small & big dynasties that ruled Andhra Pradesh between 11th and 16th centuries A.D., advent of Europeans, origin and growth of Andhra movement, events responsible for the formation of Andhra Pradesh state etc.
Paper-II (B): General overview of the Indian ConstitutionStructure and functions of Indian Government, Nature of the Indian Constitution, amendment process to the constitution, Fundamental Duties, functions & structure of Indian Government, Judicial Review & Activism, welfare mechanisms in India, Indian political parties, powers and the functions of Constitutional Bodies such as CAG, State Public Service Commissions, UPSC and finance commission
Paper III: Planning in India and Indian Economy Contemporary problems and developments in rural society with special reference to Andhra Pradeshpresent status & overview of Indian Economy, new economic reforms 1991, Indian agricultural & industrial policies, role of IT industries in development, types of resources, monetary policy of RBI, new foreign trade policy of India, causes and remedies of inflation, Goods and Service Tax (GST), national income and concepts, per capita income, economic policies of Andhra Pradesh, agriculture and industrial growth of Andhra Pradesh, resource development of Andhra Pradesh etc.

APPSC Group 2 Syllabus 2022- Click to Check

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APPSC Group 2 2022: FAQs

Ans. APPSC has announced 182 Group 2 Vacancies to be recruited through APPSC Group 2 Exam 2022

Ans. APPSC Group 2 Notification 2022 Date has not been announced yet.

Ans. APPSC Group 2 Exam is conducted once in a year for selecting candidates for its gazetted and non gazetted positions in the state of Andhra Pradesh

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