India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023: India Post is a government-operated postal system with 23 circles in India and is a part of the Department of Post under the Ministry of Communications. India Post Office has released bumper vacancies for over 40889 vacancies of Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS), Branch Postmaster (BPM), and Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) inviting eligible candidates to apply for the postal vacancies. The 10th / 12th pass candidates can apply online for India Post Recruitment 2023 at the official website once the application process starts. For complete details about the recruitment drive, the candidates can refer to the information discussed in the article below. 

India Post GDS Notification 2023

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 Notification PDF along with complete details has been released by the India Posts on 27th January 2023. Go through the notification for complete detail about the vacancies. The India Post Recruitment 2023 Notification PDF can be directly downloaded from the link below.

Indian Post Office GDS Notification 2023- Download PDF

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023- Overview

India Post has come up with a recruitment drive for 40889 GDS, BPM, and ABPM vacancies for 23 circles across the country. This is a huge number of vacancies and a golden chance for 10th & 12th-pass candidates to grab a stable job with a lucrative amount of salary. Check the overview of India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 from here. 

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023- Overview
Organising BodyIndia Post
Posts NameGDS/ BPM/ ABPM
CategoryGovt Jobs
Application ModeOnline
Selection ProcessMerit-Based
Educational Qualification10th Pass
Age Limit18 to 40 Years
Registration Dates27th Jan  to 16th Feb 2023
Official website

India Post Office Recruitment 2023- Important Dates

The online registration & other important dates for India Post Recruitment 2023 have been announced with the release of the official GDS notification PDF on 27th January 2023. The complete schedule for India Post Recruitment 2023 is tabulated below. 

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023
GDS Notification Release Date27th January 2023
GDS Online Registration Starts27th January 2023
GDS Last Date to Apply 16th February 2023
GDS Edit Application Form17th to 19th February 2023
GDS Result DateFeb-March 2023

India Post GDS Vacancy 2023

The Post Office of India has released 40889 Vacancies for the post of Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS), Branch Postmaster (BPM), and Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) in 23 circles of India through India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023. The post-wise GDS Vacancy 2023 distribution has been tabulated below- 


India Post Office Recruitment 2023 Online Form

India Post has started the online registration process for the India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 on its official website today 27th January 2023. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online for the India Post Recruitment 2023 and application through any other means will not be accepted. The direct link to apply online for India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 is given below. 

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 Apply Online Link

India Post Office Recruitment 2023 Application Fee

Applicants must pay a fee of Rs 100/- for all positions advertised in the selected division. All-female candidates, SC/ST candidates, PWD candidates, and Transwoman candidates are exempted from paying application fees. The application fee for India Post GDS Office Recruitment 2023 is given below category-wise.

URRs 100
Female CandidatesNil

How to Apply Online For India Post GDS Recruitment 2023?

The application can be submitted online mode only at Applications received from any other mode shall not be entertained. Brief instructions for registration, payment of fee, documents to be uploaded with the application, selection of posts etc.

Step 1: To apply, candidates, need to visit the official website –

Step 2: Then, complete the registration process.

Step 3: Fill out the application form and upload all the necessary documents.

Step 4: Pay the application fees

Step 5: Take a printout of the application fees.

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Eligibility

The candidates applying for India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 must hold the required eligibility criteria (Education Qualification, Age Limit) to be eligible to apply for the vacancies. 

India Post GDS Education Qualification

 GDS Educational Qualification
aSecondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard having passed in Mathematics and English 
(having been studied as compulsory or elective subjects) conducted by any recognized Board of School Education by the Government of India/State Governments/ 
Union Territories in India shall be a mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of GDS. Candidates should have passed 10th / 12th from any recognized Board.
bThe applicant should have studied the local language i.e. 
(The name of the Local language at least up to Secondary standard [as compulsory or elective subjects].

Other Qualification

  1. Knowledge of Computer
  2. Knowledge of Cycling
  3. Adequate means of Livelihood

India Post GDS Age Limit

The candidates must fall in the age group of 18 to 40 years, the age relaxation will be granted as per the government norms. Age will be determined as on the last date of submission of the application as per notification i.e. 16 February 2023.

CategoryAge Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)5 years
Other Backward Classes (OBC)3 years
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)No Relaxation
Persons with Disabilities (PwD)10 years
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC13 years
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC/ST15 years

India Post GDS Selection Process 2023

  1. The applicants will be shortlisted for engagement on the basis of a system-generated merit list.
  2. The Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained/ conversion of Grades/Points to marks (as explained in sub paras- iii to ix below) in the Secondary School Examination of 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals. Passing of all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory.
  3. For applicants where their Secondary School Examination of 10th standard mark sheet have marks or marks and Grade/Points both, only their total marks will be worked out by taking into account the marks obtained in all compulsory and elective/optional subjects (other than extra subjects, if any). This will ensure that applicants with higher marks get selected.

Post Office GDS Salary Structure

The TRCA Slab for GDS/ ABPM is Rs.10,000/- -24,470 and Rs.12,000/- -29,380 for BPM. The salary structure for Post Office Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS), Branch Postmaster (BPM), and Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) is discussed below.

CategoryTRCA Slab
ABPM/ GDSRs.10,000/- -24,470/
BPMRs.12,000/- -29,380/-

India Post GDS Result 2023

The list of applicants shortlisted for engagement will be released by the India Post on its website and GDS Online Portal. Applicants are advised to visit the website/Portal on regular basis for the latest updates. The selection of the applicants will be subject to verification of the original documents by the verifying Authority chosen by the applicant at the time of application. This is further subject to verification by the Engaging Authority if it is different from the Verifying Authority. The Engaging Authority for BPM is the Divisional head while the Sub Divisional head is the Engaging Authority in case of ABPM/Dak Sevak. Upon declaration of the result, the shortlisted applicants will be informed and called for document verification through SMS on his/her registered mobile number/email.


India Post GDS Recruitment 2023: FAQs

Ans. India post has announced 40889 Vacancies for Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS), Branch Postmaster (BPM), and Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM).

Ans. The candidates must be 10th / 12th pass to apply for India Post Recruitment 2023.

Ans. India Post GDS Notification 2023 has been released today 27th January 2023.

Ans. The candidates will be selected through the criteria of merit-based.

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