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Here, you can find the study materials which will help you prepare for your exams of the APPSC Group 3 Preparation Notes in English and Telugu. Study materials which we provide help you study well and prepare yourselves to ace your exams by providing you the best choice of knowledge and information after checking into the syllabus and previous examination papers. Links which will help you to download the study materials have been provided below in a tabular form. Links which will lead you to download the study materials will make it easy for you to download the preparation notes.

More About APPSC

The A.P.Public Service Commission was initiated in the year 1956 on November 1st, along with the formation of the State of Andhra Pradesh. The Andhra Public Service Commission had been working with a Chairman along with two members. As workload increased, government advanced the strength of the Commission to Chairman as well as 5 members in the year 1981 and then in the future it was changed to Chairman and 7 members in the year 1983.

Group 3 Selection Process

  • Screening Test
  • Main Exam
  • Interview

Eligibility of APPSC Group 3 Exam –

  • Indian Nationality
  • Age Limit – 18-42 years
  • Educational Requirements – Gradutation
  • Exam Selection – Merit on CPT will decide the selection.

Exam Pattern Group 3

PapersSubjectsQuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Paper 1GENERAL STUDIES: Mental Ability and Language Ability.15015090 minutes
Paper 2Contemporary Problems and Development of Rural Society with Special Reference to Andhra Pradesh.15015090 minutes
Total   300 Question           300 Marks

Syllabus Group 3

Screening Test Syllabus:

  • Current affairs of National importance.
  • History and Geography of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Mental Ability
  • Language Ability

PAPER  1 -150 Questions- 150 Marks

  •  General Studies And Mental Ability

PAPER  2 -150 Questions- 150 Marks

  • Rural Development and Problems in Rural Areas with special reference to Andhra Pradesh

For more Information on the syllabus, topics go for below links as you can refer to section wise in the exam of GROUP 3

APPSC Group 3 Study Materials

Book TitleMedium of BookAuthor NameBook Cost
APPSC Group – III Paper – II Panchayati SecretaryTelugu MediumSirigala MuraliRs. 250
APPSC Group&-III Panchayat Secretary MAINS Paper-II Rural DevelopmentTelugu MediumVijeta Competitions Editorial BoardRs. 249
APPSC Group-III Panchayati Secretary Screening Test Top-31 Model PapersTelugu MediumVijeta Competitions Editorial Board  Rs. 149
APPSC Group-III Panchayat Secretary Screening Test Model PapersEnglish MediumAnnapurna ExpertsRs.129
APPSC GROUP-II MAINS PAPER-II SECTION-II MODEL PAPEREnglish MediumAnnapurna ExpertsRs.99

Group 3 Important Links

Here, you can find the study materials which will help you prepare for your exams of the APPSC Group 1 Preparation Notes in English and Telugu. Study materials which we provide help you study well and prepare yourselves to ace your exams by providing you the best choice of knowledge and information after checking into the syllabus and previous examination papers. Links which will help you to download the study materials have been provided below in a tabular form. Links which will lead you to download the study materials will make it easy for you to download the preparation notes.

More About APPSC

The A.P.Public Service Commission was initiated in the year 1956 on November 1st, along with the formation of the State of Andhra Pradesh. The Andhra Public Service Commission had been working with a Chairman along with two members. As workload increased, government advanced the strength of the Commission to Chairman as well as 5 members in the year 1981 and then in the future it was changed to Chairman and 7 members in the year 1983. Go through the website psc.ap.gov.in to know more about APPSC Group 1 examinations.

Group 1 Selection Process

  • Preliminary Written Examination (Screening Test)
  • Main Exam
  • Interview

Qualification

  1. Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized university in India.
  2. Higher preference goes to 1.A Post Graduate Degree in Law 2. P.G. Degree in Social Work with specialization in Labour Welfare and Personnel Management or Industrial Labour Relations

Exam Pattern

APPSC Group I Prelims Exam Pattern

Exam TypeSubjectQuestionsMarksDuration
Objective TypeGeneral Studies & Mental Ability1501501 Hours 30 Minutes

APPSC Group I Mains Exam Pattern

S. NoExam TypePapersMarks
1.Conventional TypeGeneral English150 Marks
1.Descriptive Type TestPaper I150
2.II150
3.III150
4.IV150
5.V150
Total 750 Marks
                   Interview75 Marks
                          Total825

Group 1 Exam Syllabus (English)

Paper-I (150 Marks)

  • General Essay

Paper-II  (150 Marks)

  •  History and Cultural Heritage of India with Emphasis on 20th Century History of India.
  •  Social History of Andhra Pradesh i.e., the history of various social and cultural movements in Andhra Pradesh
  • General overview of the Indian Constitution

Paper-III  (150 Marks)

  • Planning in India & Indian Economy
  •  Land Reforms and social changes in Andhra Pradesh after Independence
  •  Andhra Pradesh Economy present status, its strengths, and weaknesses

Paper-IV  (150 Marks)

  • The Role and Impact of Science & Technology in the development of India with emphasis on the applied aspects
  • General awareness of the modern trends in life sciences.
  • Development and environmental problems

Paper-V  (150 Marks)

Data appreciation and Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and Problem-solving

  •  Data analysis and Interpretation of diagrammatic data
  •  Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude and
  •  Passage Analysis

For more Information on the syllabus go for below links as you can refer to section wise in the exam of GROUP 1 English

Group 1 Syllabus (Telugu)

By this Link, you can get the Group 1 syllabus in Telugu.

Reference Books for APPSC Group 1

Book TitleMedium of BookAuthor NameBook Cost
APPSC Group-1 Mains General English Qualifying paperTeluguVijeta competitions editorial boardRs.450
APPSC Group-I Mains Paper-1 GENERAL ESSAYS PaperbackEnglishE.Suresh Reddy, A. Usha RaniRs.334
APPSC Group-I Mains Paper-1 GENERAL ESSAYS  TeluguSodum Rammohan and E Suresh Reddy  Rs.339
Andhra Pradesh GEOGRAPHY for group 1EnglishVijeta competitions editorial boardRs.150

APPSC Group 1 Exam

Notifications, Place of Centre, other details such as answer key, results, online registration form and other details are going to be available on the official website of APPSC.