APPSC Group 3 Syllabus 2016 for Panchayat Secretary Exam : Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) group 3 syllabus and new exam pattern available to download in PDF format.Here you can get the detailed group 3 syllabus for APPSC Panchayat secretary vacancies.
Also see: APPSC Group 3 Screening Test Syllabus
Recently APPSC released an official group 3 notification for 1000 panchayat secretary notification. The candidates, who are interested, may apply at psc.ap.gov.in by completing the APPSC online registration and submitting the application form.
APPSC Group 3 Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2016
APPSC group 3 exam contains 2 papers called Paper 1 and Paper 2.Each paper consist of 150 objective type questions and each question equally carries 1 mark.This year (2016) on wards, the negative marks introduced for the first time in this APPSC panchayat secretary (group 3) exam.There will be negative marking of 1/3 (≈0.33) marks deducted from the marks allotted for that particular question in APPSC group 3 exam 2016.
|Section and Paper||Max Marks||No. of Qsns||Time in Min|
|Paper-1 : General Studies||150||150||150|
|Paper-2: Rural Development and|
Problems in Rural Areas with special
reference to Andhra Pradesh
APPSC Group 3 Syllabus also available in Telugu medium. According to the official group 3 notification, question paper will set in Telugu and English languages.
APPSC Group 3 Syllabus for Paper 1 (150 questions):
APPSC group 3 syllabus for panchayat secretary paper 2 consist of the following topics.
1. Events of national and international importance.
2. Current affairs- inter national, national and regional.
3. Basics of General Science and their relevance to the day to day life.Current developments in science, technology and information
4. History of Modern India with emphases 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- Physical, Cultural, Demographic, Economic, Social and Infrastructural aspects – Geography of A.P
9. Indian Constitution and Polity.
10. Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection
APPSC Group 3 Syllabus for Paper 2 (150 questions):
APPSC group 3 syllabus for paper 1 panchayat secretary jobs consist of the following topics.
1. Evolution of A.P Panchayat Raj system from 1956
2. Roles and responsibilities of Panchayat Secretary
3. Rural Sociology: History and Evolution of schemes catering to up liftment of Rural Poor
4. Flagship Rural Development schemes of Rural Development Department of Government of India and Andhra Pradesh
5. Key Schemes of Panchayat Raj Department
6. Rural Economy of Andhra Pradesh: Agriculture, Small scale Industries
7. Rural Credit Scenario of Andhra Pradesh: Role of Banks, cooperatives and Micro Finance
8. Community Based Organisations and convergence of Welfare Schemes
9. Women Empowerment and Economic development through Self Help Groups
10. Revenue and Expenditure Management of Local Bodies
11. Accounting and administering funds received under various schemes.
See the APPSC Syllabus and latest notifications for 2016.
Also see APPSC Group 2 Syllabus in Telugu & English 2016
|APPSC Notifications 2016||APPSC Online Registration|
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|APPSC Group 1 Notification||APPSC Group 2 Apply Online|
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