APPSC Group 4 Notification 2018, Syllabus & Apply Online, Application Form

APPSC Group 4 Notification 2018APPSC Group 4 notification 2018 will be released by the commission in upcoming days. Released APPSC group 4 notification 2018 will be only for recruitment to the several posts available under group – IV service. Interested candidates can apply online if eligible as per conditions of this recruitment.

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission also known as APPSC is one of the largest state based recruitment agencies in India. The commission was set up on 1 Nov 1956 by merging the Hyderabad and Andhra public service commission but again it has been separated post bifurcation of the state.

Every year, APPSC fill thousands of vacancies in the various government offices located across the state. From Group 4 to Group 1, every government post has been filled by the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission.

In the year 2018, the APPSC will issue official notification on their website. With notification APPSC is going to conduct a recruitment exam to fill up several vacancies under Group-4 services for the year 2018-19. Only online applications are invited from the date of notification and there will no availability of offline applications through any mode. Before filling online application, the candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria, number of posts or vacancies. APPSC’s Group-4 examination would be a great opportunity for such candidates who dream about career in Government sector.

APPSC Group 4 notification 2018 & no. of vacancies

APPSC Group 4 notification 2018 will be available soon on website In addition to this, the commission will release the number of vacancies for various posts under Group-4 Services. But it is assumed that by this exam, several vacancies are going to be filled in various departments. Those are

  • Junior Assistants in Director of Ports
  • Junior Assistant in R&B Dept
  • Junior Assistant in Forest Department
  • Junior Assistant cum Typist in Forest Department
  • Junior Assistant cum Typist in DG & IG of Prison and Correctional Dept
  • Junior Assistant cum Typist in Social Welfare Dept
  • Junior Assistants in Fire Dept
  • Junior Assistants in Social Welfare Dept
  • Junior Assistants from Prisons and Correctional Department
  • Junior Assistants from CCLA
  • Junior Assistants in Registration and Stamps Department
  • Junior Accountants in Treasuries and Accounts subordinate service

Overall as well as post wise no. of vacancies shall be known after the release of APPSC Group 4 notification 2018.

APPSC group 4 notification PDF - Download here!


Name of the examinationAPPSC Group 4 exam 2018
Conducted byAndhra Pradesh Public Service Commission
Notification no.-
APPSC group 4 notification 2018-19 shall release on-
Post groupGroup 4
Posts name & department-
Apply modeOnline
APPSC Group 4 application will be available from-
Selection procedureWritten Examination
Hall ticket will be available from-
Written exam will be held on-
Centres for the written examination District Head Quarters / Centres
Result of written exam shall be declared on-
APPSC official website / Apply Online @

APPSC Group 4 Fee Details

All the general/OBC candidates has to pay a fee of Rupees 100/- as examination processing fee and Rs. 80 towards examination fee. SC/ST candidates need to pay only 100/- as their online application fees. All candidates either they belong to reserved category or not, must have to pay requisite application processing fee.

Mode Of Payment

All the applicants need to pay their fees through online/ by Challan. An applicant can obtain a challan form through any State Bank of India branch/AP online centers. An applicant can check the full list of AP centers in their districts/state on the APPSC’s official web portal.

Educational Qualification

Those candidates who have done graduation from Open Universities / Distance Education mode must have a recognized degree by the DEC (also known as Distance Education Council), IGNOU.

Age Limit

A candidate must be aged in between 18 to 36 years. There is a relaxation in age for certain category as mentioned below.

Category of candidatesRelaxation of age
permissible [in years]
Physically Handicapped persons10
SC/ST and BCs5
N.C.C. / Ex-servicemen3 years & length of service rendered in the same service / department
A.P. State Government Employees (Employees of
APSEB, APSRTC, Corporations, Municipalities etc. are
not eligible)
5 Years based on the
length of regular service
Retrenched temporary employees in the State Census
Department with a minimum service of 6 months

APPSC Group 4 – How To Apply ?

Interested students are advised to register through one time profile registration (OTPR) on APPSC official website before applying for APPSC Group-4. OTPR is a mandatory process and it is a detailed form and one should register by giving exact information. Once OTPR registration has been completed, the candidates should apply for group-4 posts by clicking on the link provided on the official website or you can access the link directly by clicking here.


  1. Open APPSC official website
  2. Click on one time profile registration (OTPR) which is on the right side
  3. Select Direct recruitment and click continue
  4. Click on New Registration and enter the required details.
  5. Upload photo and signature in JPG/JPEG format and click on save option and note down registration id.

A candidate will get confirmation SMS and mail with confirmation message and registration/reference ID. One can also recover their registration id if forgotten by clicking on Recover OTPR option.

ReadAPPSC Group 4 Apply Online 2018

APPSC Group 4  Online Application Form 2018

  1. Click on Online application submission which is below the OTPR option
  2. Enter user id/OTPR ID and mobile number and set password if you are newly registered
  3. Click on Go button and you will get successful message
  4. Log in by providing User Id/OTPR ID and password and enter captcha
  5. Submit the details and again click on online submission of application and select group 1 services
  6. click on I have read option and enter the required details and Select Payment option to pay the fee
  7. After successful payment the candidates will get confirmation message on the screen
  8. Save the submitted application for further reference.

Scheme Of APPSC Group 4 Written Exam

Written exam consists of multiple choice questions which includes Paper 1 and 2. The scheme of examination has been given below and described in a table format.

PaperSubjectNo. of Questions (Multiple type questions)Duration [in minutes]Maximum marks
1General Studies150150150
2Secretarial Abilities150150150

APPSC group 4 Syllabus

Below we have provided detailed APPSC group 4 syllabus as per latest information

Paper 1

  • Current Affairs
  • Zoology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Economics
  • Civics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Disaster management [Mitigation measures / strategies, Manmade disasters – Prevention strategies, Floods / Drought / Earth quakes / Cyclones / Tsunami – effects & causes, Concepts in disaster management and vulnerability profile of India / State of A.P.]

Paper 2

  • Numerical and Arithmetical abilities
  • Comprehension
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Mental Ability (Verbal and non-verbal)
  • Re-arrangement of sentences with a view to improve analysis of a passage

APPSC group 4 2018 Selection procedure

Final selection of candidates will be made on merit to be drawn after considering marks of paper 1 & 2. Merit will be the only criteria that decide the selections.

ReadAPPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2018

Documents Needed For Verification

  • Residence Certificate
  • Declaration by the Un-Employed candidate
  • Caste  Certificate for SC/ST and OBC candidates claiming relaxation
  • Certificate of Community, Nativity and Date of Birth
  • Educational Certificates/ Mark Sheets
  • Medical Certificate for the Blind candidates
  • Certificate of disability including Hearing Disability and Hearing Assessment for certain persons
  • Medical Certificate relating to Orthopedically Handicapped Candidates for certain persons

APPSC group 4 2018 hall ticket

Hall tickets for APPSC group 4 exam 2018 will be available online through commission’s Candidates who successfully apply for APPSC group 4 exam will be able to download hall tickets through the APPSC’s official website. The process of downloading is given below

  • Open official website or please click here
  • On homepage, find and click on ‘Download hall ticket’ section
  • An alert message will be popped up; click on tab ‘OK’
  • A login page will be displayed
  • Enter your ‘User ID’ & password and click on tab ‘Go’
  • Click on link Download ‘APPSC Group 4 Hall ticket ‘to download your APPSC group 4 2018 hall ticket
  • Your APPSC group 4 2018 hall ticket will be displayed
  • Download and print it on A4 size paper

APPSC Group 4 Important Dates 2018

Candidates are requested to go through official notification thoroughly for detailed information. Click here to download official notification.

Further important dates are given below

  • Official notification will be available on – Yet to be announced
  • APPSC group 4 notification 2018 last date – Yet to be announced
  • Call letter will be available to download from – 7 days before exam
  • APPSC group 4 exam date – Yet to be announced

APPSC group 4 2018 results

APPSC group 4 2018 results shall be announced after few days from the date of APPSC group 4 exam. Once results announced, candidates can easily check their result by entering user ID and password.

APPSC group 4 salary details

Selected candidates will get a salary per month as per the following scale of pay – Rs. 8,440- 24,950/-. Latest APPSC group 4 salary details will be available only after release of APPSC group 4 notification 2018-19.

Hope the article is helpful and we update all the latest information at the earliest after the official confirmation, so keep checking for further updates related the examinations and results.

ReadAPPSC Group 4 Hall Tickets 2018


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