//* In view of the AP State re-organisation, the Departmental Tests for May – 2014
session (Notification No.03/2014), which was issued on 19-03-2014 has been cancelled *//
DEPARTMENTAL TESTS MAY- 2014 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 and in Hyderabad for MAY, 2014 Session from 14-10-2014 to 19-10-2014 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, 2014 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, 2014 Session examinations through ON-LINE ONLY from 08-08-2014 to 27-08-2014 (from 08-08-2014 to 25-08-2014 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.
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 allows.
CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO SUBMIT THEIR APPLICATIONS THROUGH ON-LINE WELL IN ADVANCE OF THE LAST DATE and TIME i.e.,27-08-2014 – 5.00 P.M. (25-08-2014 for payment of fee)
3. ELIGIBILITY TO APPEAR FOR THE TEST (S):
(i) ONLY THE EMPLOYEES WORKING IN THE RESPECTIVE DEPARTMENTS OF ANDHRA PRADESH 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 prescribed fee.
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.
(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 08-08-2014 TO 27-08-2014( from 08-08-2014 TO 25-08-2014 payment of fees) 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 shall under any circumstances 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 http://www.apspsc.gov.in.
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 centers.
III Step: -The Applicant should pay the prescribed Fee in any one of the State Bank of India /A.P. Online centers 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 05-09-2014. They should mention the Application ID Number and enclose Copy of the Medical Certificate along with a representation.
VI Step: - The duration of all objective tests shall be two (2) hours duration.
VII Step: - Candidates who are writing written 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 them.
Last date for payment of Fee at AP Online/SBI : 25-08-2014.
Last date and Time for submission of Application: 27-08-2014.
For complete details,
Download APPSC DEPT.TEST NOTIFICATION NO. 05/2014