Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission APRO Exam Pattern
- APPSC Assistant Public Relation Officer will be conducted for two papers
- Paper 1 will be conducted on the subjects of General studies and mental ability
- APPSC APRO Paper 2 will be organized on the subjects of Journalism and other
- In each paper total 150 questions for 150 marks will be asked
- APPSC APRO Examination will be conducted for 300 marks.
PARA – 1:
1.1. Applications are invited online for recruitment to the post of Assistant Public Relations
Officer in A.P. Information Subordinate Service for a total of 03 CF and 12 Fresh
vacancies in the scale of pay of Rs.25,140 – 73,270 from candidates within the age
group of 18 – 42 years as on 01.07.2018.
1.2. The proforma application will be available on Commission’s Website
(https://psc.ap.gov.in) from 02/01/2019 to 23/01/2019 (Note: 22/01/2019 is the last
date for payment of fee upto 11:59 mid night).
1.3. Before applying for the post, an applicant shall register his/her bio-data particulars
through One Time Profile Registration (OTPR) on the Commission’s Website viz.,
https://psc.ap.gov.in. Once applicant registers his/her particulars, a user ID is
generated and sent to his/her registered mobile number and email ID. Applicants
need to apply for the post using the OTPR user ID through Commission’s website.
1.4. The Commission conducts Screening Test in offline mode in case applicants exceed
25,000 in number and Main Examination in online mode for candidates selected in
1.5. If the screening test is to be held, the date of screening test will be communicated
through Commission’s Website.
1.6. The main examination in online mode for candidates selected in screening test will be
held through computer based test on 17/04/2019. There would be objective type
questions which are to be answered on computer system. Instructions regarding
computer based recruitment test are attached as Annexure – III. In case any paper of
the Examination is held in different languages, the candidate has to choose the
medium in which he/she wants to write the examination and the paper will be valued
with reference to that medium only.
1.7. A general Mock Test facility is available to the applicants to acquaint themselves with
the computer based recruitment test. Applicant can visit the website and practice the
answering pattern under MOCK TEST option available on main page of website
1.8. The applicant is required to visit the Commission’s website regularly to keep himself /
herself updated until completion of the recruitment process. The Commission’s website
information is final for all correspondence. No individual correspondence by any
means will be entertained under any circumstances.
1.9. HALL TICKETS can be downloaded whenever the Commission uploads them to its
website. Intimation would be given through the website regarding downloading of
1.10. All desirous and eligible candidates shall apply online after satisfying themselves that
they are eligible as per the terms and conditions of this recruitment notification. Any
application sent through any mode other than the prescribed online mode will not be
entertained under any circumstances. Submission of application form by the
candidate is authentication that he / she has read the notification and shall abide by
the terms and conditions laid down there under.