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APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2017 Check Online! Changes In Paper Topics

APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern

APPSC Group 4 Exam PatternCandidates who are looking for APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern are on the right page. Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission is going to conduct the group 4 exams very soon. So, all the appearing candidates can check Online and avail all the changes occurred in APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern 2017 through this page. With the help of these details you can make better preparations and also check complete details of APPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria, Topics before applying For APPSC paper.

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Details Of Written Examination And Document Verification

Scheme Of Written Examination

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission Exam Pattern Details

APPSC Group 4 Exam Syllabus

Study Material For Written Examination Of Group 4 Posts

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) conducts various recruitment examinations for Group 4 posts and recently it has published updated APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern. Aspirants who are appearing for the APPSC Group 4 Exam scheduled to be held in upcoming days must be aware of the question paper format. They must plan their preparation according to the latest question paper pattern and enhance their chances of success.

APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern

APPSC Group 4 selection process:

Candidates who qualify these two stages will be selected:

  • Written Examination (Objective Type)
  • Document Verification

Check Out: APPSC Books and Study Material

Written Examination:

The written examination conducted by APPSC comprises of two compulsory papers of 150 marks each (General Studies-Paper I and Secretarial Abilities -Paper II). The questions will be of objective type mode. Marks obtained by the candidates for all papers will be counted for merit ranking. However, the Commission will have the discretion to fix qualifying marks in any or all papers of the examination.

The examination is organized to check the educational talent of the candidates, also his/her capability to present his/ her knowledge in a clear and coherent manner. Paper II is intended to evaluate the overall intellectual ability and power of understanding of candidates rather than merely the range of their information and memory.

Read Here: APPSC Preparation Plan

Document verification:

Candidates have to produce their educational certificates and documents in original at the time of interview for verification. The purpose of the interview is to evaluate the personal suitability of the candidate for a career in public service by a Board of that competent authority. The test is intended to judge the mental caliber of a contestant. He/she will be asked questions by the board on matters of general interest.

Relevant Documents to be Required for Verification:

  • Residence Certificate
  • Medical Certificate for the Blind candidates
  • Certificate of Hearing Disability and Hearing Assessment
  • Medical Certificate relating to Orthopedically Handicapped Candidates
  • Certificate of Community, Nativity and Date of Birth
  • Declaration by the Un-Employed
  • Educational Certificates/ Mark Sheets
  • Creamy Layer Certificate

Must Check: APPSC Group 4 Previous Papers

APPSC Group 4 Exam Pattern

Scheme of Examination:

  • Written Examination: General Studies-Paper I and Secretarial Abilities -Paper II
  • Type Of Examination: Objective types
  • Total Marks: 150 marks
  • Medium of Examination: English/Hindi

For SSC Standard

S. No Exam Type Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
1. Objective Type General Studies 150 150 150 Minutes
2. Concerned Subjects 150 150 150 Minutes
Total 300 300

Get Detailed: APPSC Group 4 Syllabus

For Intermediate Standard:

S. No Exam Type Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
1. Objective Type General Studies 150 150 150 Minutes
2. Secretarial Abilities 150 150 150 Minutes
Total 300 300

APPSC Group 4 Syllabus:

Paper I Syllabus For SSC Standard:

  • Current Affairs of National importance
  • History and Geography of Andhra Pradesh
  • Mental Ability
  • Language Ability : Intended to test the candidates proficiency in the use of language ability for
  • Comprehension
  • Summarization
  • Idiomatic usage
  • Vocabulary and usage detection of mistakes

Get Complete Information Here: APPSC Notification

Absurdities Paper II- Secretarial Abilities:

  • Mental Ability (Verbal and non- verbal)
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Comprehension
  • Descriptive Passage
  • Logical Passage
  • Narrative Passage
  • Re-arrangement of sentences with a view to improve analysis of a passage
  • Fill in the blanks with suitable words from the given words/phrases
  • Numerical and Arithmetical Abilities

Paper II Concerned Subject:

  • Foundation of Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Trends In Education

APPSC Group 4 study Material:

Candidates who are preparing for Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission Recruitment Exam can go through these books as author name is also provided. You can crack this exam and can get a chance to recruit for APPSC Jobs.

  • Environmental Studies: Manoj Tiwar
  • Analytical Reasoning: M.K. Panden
  • Quantitative Aptitude: R.S. Aggarwal
  • AP History: N . Balakrishna Rao,
  • Tata McGraw Hill: LaxmiKanth (English)
  • Advanced History of India: R.C. Majumdar – Raya Choudhari
  • for Telugu Medium:Krishna Reddy
  • Technology of Nano materials:N. Balakrishna Rao,
  • AP History: Raghunadha Rao
  • Fundamentals of Mathematical Statistics: S.C. Gupta and V.K. Kapoor, Sultan Chand
  • Social Reforms in Modern India: V.A. Narayan
  • Social Cultural and Economic History of India: S.C. RayaChoudhary

Get All Updated Information About Group 4: APPSC Group 4 Notification

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