APPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2018

Thousands of Candidates are going to appear for Group-I Services Examinations. Here we are giving the APPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2018 along with Exam pattern. People of Andhra Pradesh who applied for these various vacancies in various services can check the AP Group I Services Syllabus. Check the Examination pattern for prelims and main exams of all papers. Log on to the official website to know APPSC Group 1 Previous Papers.

About APPSC & Group I Notification

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) has been working from 1953. The main functions of APPSC are direct recruitment, recruitment by transfer, conduct of departmental tests for several departments. Recently it released the notification for one of the Group Services i.e. Group I. The advertisement released for various vacancies in following posts.

  • Deputy Collectors in A.P. Civil Service
  • Commercial Tax Officers in A.P. Commercial Taxes Service.
  • District Registrar in A.P. Registration and Stamps Service
  • Assistant Commissioner of Labour in A.P Labour Service
  • Municipal Commissioner Grade-II in A.P. Municipal Administration Service
  • District B.C. Welfare Officer in A.P B.C. Welfare Service
  • Assistant Prohibition & Excise Superintendent in A.P. Prohibition & Excise Service
  • Deputy Supdt. of Police (Civil) Cat-2 in A.P. Police Service

APPSC Group 1 Previous Papers

Group I Services is the high cadre service in all Services. So people who have applied need to focus more on preparation. Check the APPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2018 before start of your preparation. Recruitment process will be done on basis of Preliminary (Screening Test), Mains Examination and Interview. Preliminary Examination is going to held on  May and Mains are from  August 2018. You can also download APPSC Group 1 Previous Papers from the official portal As per APPSC Group I Exam Pattern, Main exam consists of 5 Papers apart from General English which is qualifying nature.

APPSC Group I Exam Pattern

Screening Test (Objective Type) General Studies & Mental Ability. (150 Questions,150 Minutes)150
Main Examination (Conventional Type)
Paper General English (10th Standard-Qualifying for Interviews)150
Paper-I. General Essay150

i. History and Cultural Heritage of India with Emphasis on 20th Century History of India.

ii. Social History of Andhra Pradesh i.e., the history of various social and cultural movements in Andhra Pradesh

iii. General overview of the Indian Constitution


i)Planning in India & Indian Economy

ii)Land Reforms and social changes in Andhra Pradesh after Independence

iii)Andhra Pradesh Economy present status, its strengths and weaknesses


i)The role and Impact of Science & Technology in the development of India with emphasis on the applied aspects

ii)General awareness with the modern trends in life sciences.

iii)Development and environmental problems

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

i)Data analysis and Interpretation of diagrammatic data

ii)Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude and

iii)Passage Analysis

NEGATIVE MARKS: For each wrong answer will be penalized with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.
Preparation Tips

The well known saying “Practice makes a man perfect” is absolutely true. Candidates have to read and practice more and more. Now a day’s competition is high and people also attempting maximum number of questions. Cut off marks are high for all categories. So make a proper and wise planning as per APPSC Group 1 Syllabus 2018 and prepare well. Study the syllabus and portion or topics given in the Group I Services Exam Pattern clearly. All the Best Guys…

AP Group I Services Syllabus 2018 pdf

APPSC Group 1 Previous Papers

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