APPSC Panchayat Secretary New Syllabus 2018 Exam Pattern

AP Panchayat Secretary New Syllabus and Exam Pattern for Paper-1 and Paper-2 Rural Development, APPSC Group III New Syllabus, AP  Panchayat Secretary Model Paper 2018 Syllabus, Exam Pattern....
Government of Andhra Pradesh is going to conduct the APPSC PS Recruitment 2018 for filling various Panchayat Secretary posts in the state. Candidates who are interested to apply APPSC Panchayat Secretary Vacancies they can get the New Syllabus along examination test pattern for Telugu and English Medium candidates.

AP Panchayat Secretary New Syllabus 2018

Andhra Pradesh State Public Service Commission has announced the new syllabus for Panchayat Secretary (Group 3). Recently the APPSC is announced the new syllabus and examination pattern from their official website and they have provided the comprovidedetails about APPSC Panchayat Secretary New Syllabus at their official website.

150 Questions  - 150 Marks

1. Current affairs- international, national and regional.
2. Basics of General Science and their relevance to the day to day life. Current developments in science, technology and information technology
3. History of Modern India with emphasis upon Indian national movement.
4. Economic development in India since independence.
5. Logical reasoning, analytical ability and data interpretation.
6. overview of Indian Constitution.
7. Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural, Political, and legal implications/problems.
8 Evolution of Panchayat Raj system in India including Constitutional amendments and reports of Various Committees.
9. Evolution of Panchayat Raj system in Andhra Pradesh
10. Key Schemes of Panchayat Raj Department of A.P
11. Rural Economy of Andhra Pradesh: Agriculture, Small-scale Industries Rural artisans.
12. Rural Credit Scenario of Andhra Pradesh: Role of Banks, co-operatives and Microfinance.
13. Women Empowerment and Economic development through Self Help Groups

Paper –I - General Studies And Mental Ability

150 Questions - 150 Marks

1. Events of national and international importance.
2. Current affairs- international, national and regional.
3. Basics of General Science and their relevance to the day to day life.
Current developments in science, technology and information technology
4. History of Modern India with emphasis upon Indian national movement.
5. Economic development in India since independence.
6. Logical reasoning, analytical ability and data interpretation.
7. Basic things about Disaster management (CBSE-VIII & IX Standard).
8. Geography of India with focus on A.P
9. over view of Indian Constitution.
10. Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection.
11. Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural,
Political, and legal implications/problems, including
a). Loss of capital city, challenges in building new capital and it’s financial implications.
b). Division and rebuilding of common Institutions.
c). Division of employees, their relocation and nativity issues.
d). Effect of bifurcation on commerce and entrepreneurs.
e). Implications to financial resources of state government.
f). Task of post-bifurcation infrastructure development and opportunities forinvestments.
g) Socioeconomic, cultural and demographic impact of bifurcation.
h) Impact of bifurcation on river water sharing and consequential issues.
i). AP REORGANISATION ACT, 2014 on AP and the arbitrariness of certain provisions.

Paper –II - (Rural Development and Problems in Rural Areas with special reference to Andhra Pradesh)

 150 Questions - 150 Marks

1. Evolution of Panchayat Raj system in India including Constitutional amendments and reports of Various Committees.
2. Evolution of Panchayat Raj system in Andhra Pradesh
3. Roles and responsibilities of Panchayat Secretary
4. Rural Sociology: History and Evolution of schemes catering to upliftment of Rural Poor
5. Flagship Rural Development schemes of Rural Development Department of Government of India and Andhra Pradesh
6. Key Schemes of Panchayat Raj Department of A.P
7. Rural Economy of Andhra Pradesh: Agriculture, Small scale Industries, Rural artisans
8. Rural Credit Scenario of Andhra Pradesh: Role of Banks, co-operatives and Micro Finance
9. Community-Based Organizations and convergence of Welfare Schemes
10. Women Empowerment and Economic development through Self Help Groups
11. Revenue and Expenditure Management of Local Bodies
12. Accounting and administering funds received under various schemes.

APPSC Panchayat Secretary New Exam Pattern 2018

The Andhra Pradesh State Public Service Commission will be conduct the PS Recruitment with two papers for General Studies and Rural Development subjects. All the applicants who have interested to appear they can follow the AP Panchayat Secretary Exam Pattern 2018 from the following table.

PaperSubjectTotal Marks
Paper-1General Studies150
Paper-2Rural Development150
AllBoth300