Download APPSC Group 3 (Panchayat Secretary) Prelims and Mains Hall Tickets 2018 : APPSC Group 3 hall tickets will be released few days before the examination. Hall tickets of APPSC Group 3 Prelim 2018 and hall tickets of APPSC Group 3 Mains 2018 to be made available on official website of APPSC @psc.ap.gov.in. All the successfully applied candidates can download hall tickets/admit cards to appear in the examination.
The recruitment of candidates for Group III will happen in two phases. The first is the screening test and candidates getting through the screening test will be allowed to take up the main examination. After this, candidates will have to get through the the document verification to get short-listed in the final list. However, the hall ticket will be released by APPSC 7 days before the date of the screening test and 7 days before the main test. Candidates can get to know this date once the official notification and exam dates are out.
The official notification for the Group III recruitment is yet to be released by APPSC. Only after the release, candidates can get to know the exact dates from which they can apply. They can also get to know the last date of applying once the notification is out.
Read : APPSC Group 3 Syllabus
How To Get APPSC Group 3 Hall Ticket?
As mentioned earlier, candidates can get the hall ticket 7 days before the date of the screening examination and Main examination. Here is the process of getting the hall ticket for both Prelim and Main exam:
- Candidates, who have applied for the Group III recruitment after ensuring that they meet the eligibility requirement, will have to visit the official website of APPSC 7 days before the date of the screening examination or Main Exam.
- Once they visit the website @ psc.ap.gov.in, they will see a live link on the home page of APPSC stating Group III Hall Ticket or Admit Card.
- When they click on this link, candidates will be prompted to provide their registration number and DOB at the appropriate places. In other words, they should use their APPSC login credentials such as OTPR user id and password.
- Once they submit these details, candidates can see their admit card.
- They should make sure that all the details provided in the hall ticket are correct.
- In the case of any discrepancies, candidates will have to inform the authorities and get it corrected.
- Otherwise, they can download the admit card on their system.
- Finally, they should take a print out of the admit card and should carry it to the examination hall.
- Also, it is compulsory for the applicants to carry printed hall ticket.
Details In The Admit Card
Candidates will find their personal details and other details like
- Fathers name
- Signature of Applicant
- Registration number
- Test center and venue address
- Issuing authority signature
- Time etc.
Further, they will find that the time at which they will have to enter the examination hall would have been mentioned in the hall ticket. Candidates arriving late than the time mentioned in the hall ticket will not be allowed to take the test and also they cannot leave the examination hall until the expiry of the full time.
The starting time and the ending time of the examination would have been mentioned in the hall ticket. If there are any discrepancies in the hall ticket related to Date of Birth or community or any other information, the candidate can bring it to the notice of the Chief Superintendent/Commission’s officials in the examination centre. When they do this, appropriate corrections will be made in the nominal roll in the examination hall against the hall ticket number of the candidate. At the examination centre, each and every candidate will have to satisfy the invigilator about his/her identity with reference to the photographs and the signature and photographs available on the Nominal Rolls and Hall Ticket.
Read : APPSC Group 3 Notification
What Should Not Be Carried To The Examination Hall?
It is compulsory for the test takers to remember that they cannot interchange or loan articles among the other test takers. They should not bring pagers, cell phones and other such electronic devices to the examination hall. However, wherever necessary non-programmable calculators will be allowed.
The test takers can get to know the date of the screening test and the main examination once the official APPSC Notification 2018 for Group III recruitment is released by APPSC.
About The Exam
The screening test will have 150 questions and the test will be conducted for two hours and thirty minutes. The total mark for the screening test is 150.
For the main examination, there will be two papers. Each of these papers carries 150 marks each, thereby making a total of 300 marks for the main examination. When each correct answer carries one mark, there will be a negative marking of 0.33 for every wrong answer both for the screening test and main examination.
The papers in the Main examination are General Studies & Mental Ability (Paper 1) and Rural Development and Problems in Rural Areas with special reference to Andhra Pradesh (Paper 2).
Candidates will have to take the written test only in the district in which they are willing to work for. The APPSC will not entertain a change of centre under any situation. The test will be conducted in all the 13 districts in the Andhra Pradesh State.
Candidates have to attend the test in online mode at the given exam centre only. They will have to carry the hall ticket to the examination hall. They should also arrive at the hall as per the time stated in the hall ticket.
Similar to Union Public Service Commission and the Public Service Commission in other states, the APPSC is responsible for conducting recruitment examination and other recruitments for government job positions in the state. APPSC stands for Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission. This commission conducts the Group-III Examination for the recruitment of the right candidates for the post of Panchayat Secretary.
APPSC Group 3 Notification 2018
An official advertisement will be released by the APPSC in either Sep/Oct 2018 about the recruitment of candidates for the Group III Panchayat Secretary position. It is notified that total 1000 positions of Panchayat secretaries will be filled on regular basis. The purpose of this recruitment is to strengthen the AP Gram Panchayats as announced by AP government. Candidates will have to apply for this position if they meet the eligibility requirements only online through the official website of the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission at /psc.ap.gov.in/.