1ANDHRA PRADESHPUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION: HYDERABADNOTIFICATION NO36/2016, Dt.30/12/2016GROUP-I SERVICESGENERALEDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:Applicant must possess the qualifications as detailed below or equivalent thereto, as perthe specifications in the relevant service rules and as per the indent received from the Departmentas on the date of notification.PostEDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONSCodeA Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University in India established or incorporatedby or under Central Act, Provincial Act, a State Act or an Institution recognized by theU.G.C. or an equivalent qualification.01 toFor Post Code No. 08:Preference shall be given to those who possess in addition8to any of the following qualifications “A Post Graduate Degree in Law (or) P.G. Degree inSocial Work with specialization in Labour Welfare and Personnel Management/ IndustrialLabour Relations from a recognized University orInstitution”.SCHEME AND SYLLABUS FOR GROUP- I SERVICESSCHEME OF EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO GROUP- I SERVICESSUBJECTMARKS(1)(2)Screening Test(Objective Type)General Studies & Mental Ability. (150 Questions,150 Minutes)150NEGATIVE MARKS:As per G.O.Ms.No.235, Finance (HR-I, Plg &Policy) Dept., Dt:06/12/2016, for each wronganswer will be penalized with 1/3rdof themarks prescribed for the question.Main Examination (Conventional Type)PaperGeneral English(10thStandard-Qualifying for Interviews)150Click here to get more information about APPSC Group-I Recrutiment
Paper-I. General Essay150Paper-II.i.History and Cultural Heritage of India with Emphasis on20thCentury History of India.ii.Social History of Andhra Pradesh i.e., the history of150various social and cultural movements in AndhraPradeshiii.General overview of the Indian ConstitutionPaper-III:i) Planning in India & Indian Economyii) Land Reforms and social changes in Andhra Pradesh after150Independenceiii)Andhra Pradesh Economy present status, its strengths andweaknessesPaper-IV:i) The role and Impact of Science & Technology in thedevelopment of India with emphasis on the applied aspects150ii) General awareness with the modern trends in life sciences.iii) Development and environmental problemsClick here to get more information about APPSC Group-I Recrutiment
2Paper-V: Data appreciation and Interpretation, LogicalReasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and Problem solvingi)Data analysis and Interpretation of diagrammatic data150ii)Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude andiii)Passage AnalysisINTERVIEW75TOTAL825SCREENING TEST SYLLABUS FOR GROUP-I SERVICESGENERAL STUDIES AND MENTAL ABILITY (OBJECTIVE TYPE)1.Events of National and International importance.2.Current affairs - International, National and Regional.3.General Science and its applications to the day to day life andContemporary developments in Science & Technology andInformation Technology4.Geography - World, National and Andhra Pradesh.