- Online Application submission:- 27.05.2015 to 30.06.2015.
- Fee payment:- 27.05.2015 to 27.06.2015.
- Exams:- 06.08.2015 to 11.08.2015.
DEPARTMENTAL TESTS MAY, 2015 SESSION
The Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission will conduct the Departmental Tests
Examinations (Objective Type) vide Go.Ms.No.602 GA (Ser-C) Department, Dt:01/11/2011 and
few Tests are Written Examinations as mentioned under Para 5 (h) at (13) District Head Quarters
of Andhra Pradesh and in Hyderabad for MAY, 2015 Session from 6/08/2015 to 11/08/2015 as
per the Time-Table shown in accordance with the terms and conditions as laid down in
Departmental Tests Rules, 1965 and as amended from time to time.
2. The Commission is inviting the Departmental Tests applications from the candidates for
May, 2015 Session Examinations through ON-LINE only on payment of Rs.50/- for each Test.
Application Form, Time-Table and other full details are available in the Commission’s Website
http://www.apspsc.gov.in. Applicants shall apply the Departmental Test for May, 2015 session
examinations through ON-LINE ONLY from 27/05/2015 to 30/06/2015 (from 27/05/2015 to
27/06/2015 for payment of fees) as the earlier procedure of sale of applications at the Head Post
Offices at District Head Quarters and at SALES COUNTER of APPSC Office has been dispensed
with by the Commission. The candidate should read the Commission’s Notification and other
instructions available in User’s Guide carefully before applying the Test and enter the particulars
properly in the Application through ON-LINE.
#APPSC NOTIFICATION NO.04/2015 DEPART TESTS MAY, 2015
IMPORTANT: Hand written/ Typed/ Photostat copies/ Printed Application Form will not be
entertained either directly or by Post Office or in person.
A candidate if he/she desires can appear for one or more of the Tests to the extent the Time-table
#CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO SUBMIT THEIR APPLICATIONS THROUGH ON-LINE WELL IN
ADVANCE OF THE LAST DATE and TIME i.e. 30/06/2015 – 5.00 P.M. (27/05/2015 for payment of fee)
3. ELIGIBILITY TO APPEAR FOR THE TEST (S):
(i) ONLY THE EMPLOYEES WORKING IN THE RESPECTIVE DEPARTMENTS OF ANDHRA PRDESH
ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR THE TESTS MENTIONED BELOW. However, Secretariat
employees wherever the rules permit are allowed to appear for any Departmental Test in order
to get eligibility for appointment by transfer/ promotion to other Services, on payment of the
a) Commercial Taxes Department : Paper Code No: 6 & 7. (Written Examination)
b) Treasuries and Accounts Department : Paper Code No:31,46,64,79,89,100,114 and 129.
N.B:- Typists-cum-Assts. working in Finance and Planning (Finance Wing) are also eligible to
appear for the Treasuries & Accounts Service Examination.
c) Sericulture Department: Paper Code No: 32, 47, 65, 80, 90,101,115,130 and 143.
d) Mines & Geology Department: Paper Code No: 150 only.
e) Divisional Test: Paper Code No: 30, 63, 81,113 & 138.
f) Works Accounts Service: Paper Code No: 44, 78, 99, and 128.
g) Workshop Officers: Paper Code No: 14 & 29.
h) A.P. Public Service Commission: Paper Code No: 149.
N.B:- The respective Service Rules should be referred to by the candidates for deciding the
eligibility or otherwise to apply for the Tests.
ii) The following Tests bearing Paper Code numbers are open to all, whether the applicant is
in Government Service or not. Paper Code No. 5, 8, 10, 18, 19, 27, 28, 36, 43, 45, 49, 62,
67, 77, 98, 108, 127, 136, 137, 141, 142, 144 to 148 and 155.
#APPSC NOTIFICATION NO.04/2015 DEPART TESTS MAY, 2015
iii) Other Tests can be written by any Government Servant, whether working in the same
Department or not THOSE WHO HAVE ALREADY PASSED THE TEST SHOULD NOT APPLY
AGAIN. IF ANY SUCH CASE COMES UP TO THE NOTICE OF THE COMMISSION, HE/SHE IS LIABLE FOR SEVERE DISCIPLINARY ACTION BY THE DEPARTMENT BESIDES
CANCELLATION OF THE TEST PASSED SECOND TIME BY HIM/HER.
4. REMITTANCE OF FEE:
(i) a) THE FEE PAYABLE FOR EACH PAPER mentioned in the Time-Table of this notification
SHALL BE Rs. 50/- (Rupees Fifty Only). However, no fee is prescribed for the Tests in
Gujarathi and Marwari Languages.
b) The applicant should pay Rs.50/- towards application fee for each Test, and examination
fee @ Rs.50/- for each paper payable to the Secretary, A.P. Public Service Commission, Hyderabad
through Challan in any branch of State Bank of India / A.P. ON-LINE Centre from 27/05/2015 to
27/06/2015. After submission of the details in the Online Form, the Challan will be generated in
Downloadable/Printable PDF (Portable Document Format). Candidates are required to take printout
of the challan. Through Challan Form candidates are required to pay the amount as indicated in the
Challan in any branch of State Bank of India / A.P. ON-LINE Centre. The fee once remitted under
any circumstances shall not be refunded or adjusted. Failure to pay the examination fee, application
fee will entail total rejection of application. (Government removed all fee exemptions vide
G.O.Ms.No.360, General Administration (Services -C) Department, dated:16/08/2002).The list of
Branches of State Bank of India/A.P.ON-LINE Centre is available in Website
(ii) IPOs / Demand Drafts are not accepted.
5. a) MODE OF PAYMENT OF FEE:-
How to pay Fees and fill in the Application Form.
I Step: – The Candidate has to logon to the WEBSITE (www.apspsc.gov.in) and enter
His/her necessary Details like Name, Father’s Name, Date of Birth, and papers to be applied
II Step:-Immediately on entering the above details the Applicant will get Challan Form to pay the Fee at State Bank of India /AP Online centres.
III Step:-The Applicant should pay the prescribed Fee in any one of the State Bank of India /A.P.
Online centres and obtain Fee paid challan with Journal Number in the first instance.
IV Step:-On the next working day after payment of Fee the Applicant should again visit WEBSITE and
enter the Journal Number details to get the format of Application. The applicant has to
invariably fill all the columns in the Application and should submit ON-LINE.
V Step:-Those candidates who need assistance of Scribe are requested to apply for the same directly
to the Commission on or before 10/07/2015.They should mention the Application ID Number
and enclose Copy of the Medical Certificate along with a representation.
VI Step:-The duration of all tests shall be two (2) hours (except few tests)
VII Step:-Candidates who will write the examination in objective Type are advised to hand over the
original OMR sheet to the invigilator and can take carbonless OMR sheet copy along with
Last date for payment of Fee at AP Online/SBI is 27/06/2015
Last date and Time for submission of Application is 30/06/2015 at 5.00 P.M
SPECIAL CONDITIONS PRESCRIBED FOR CERTAIN TESTS:
b) Candidate applying for “Departmental Test for Mines and Geology” should furnish the period
of service completed in the Application Form.
c) DIVISIONAL TEST: –
Senior Assistants working in the Offices of Director of Accounts in
Projects and Accounts Branches of the Divisions of the P.W.D. (R&B), Irrigation Branch, Public
Health Engg. Department and Panchayat Raj Engg. Department and Ports Department who have
been working as such for a period of three years or more are allowed to appear for this examination.
Superintendents working in the above Departments are also allowed to appear for the examination.
Senior Assistant/ Superintendents working in the Divisions of P.W. Engineering Departments i.e.,
State Government Employees are only eligible for appearing Divisional Test. They should download
and fill the service certificate which is available in the Commission’s Website