APPSC Group 4 Recruitment- Vacancy and Selection Process



APPSC Group 4 Recruitment: The APPSC Notification 2022 is out. The application process, selection method, exam pattern, syllabus, and all other relevant details will be included in the notification for the APPSC Group 4 recruitment 2022. The board has posted a notice for a Junior Assistant Cum Computer Assistant position in the revenue department.

  • According to the previous official statement, there are a total of 670 jobs available for recruiting.
  • The recruitment will take place for the post of Junior Assistant Cum Computer Assistant
  • The exam for the selection will take place on the 31st of July 2022

APPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022 Overview

Exam Organisation BodyAndhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC)
Posts Under APPSC Group 4Junior Assistant Cum Computer Assistant
Total Vacancies670
Application Start Date30th December 2021 (According to previous official notification)
Last Date to Apply19th January 2022 (According to previous official notification)
Extended last date to apply6th February 2022
Exam Date31st July 2022
Exam Center LocationAndhra Pradesh

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Download APPSC Group 4 Last Date to Apply Extended Notice

APPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022 – Vacancy 

According to the previous official notification, a total of 670 positions for Junior Assistant Cum Computer Assistant Under Revenue Department has been announced by the board. The details for each zone’s vacancy are listed below.

S.NoName of the DistrictNo. of Vacancies
4East Godavari64
5West Godavari48
9SPS Nellore46
13YSR Kadapa51

How To Apply for APPSC Group 4 Recruitment 2022?

Below are the step-by-step procedures for applying for the APPSC Group 4 recruitment exam. Applicants should follow these steps to avoid any technical or other difficulties. Before beginning to apply for the APPSC Group 4 test 2022, one should ensure that their computer system or laptop has a stable internet connection.

Note: The registration is closed now

Step 1: Go to the One Time Profile Registration (OTPR) link on the Commission’s website. You can establish your own unique login ID and password to access the APPSC website there. To receive the ID, you must give basic information as well as validate your mobile number and email address.

Step 2: After you’ve created your login ID, go to the Apply Online portion of the website. Choose the APPSC Group 4 Recruitment exam and the position you want to apply for.

Step 3: Once the form has loaded on your screen, fill it out. To guarantee that there are no errors, the information should be double-checked before submitting. Additionally, double-check that the documents and scanned copies you’ve submitted are clear and legible.

Step 4: After completing the form and clicking Submit, you will be led to an online payment portal. You can pay the application fee in any way that is most convenient for you.

Step 5: Following the successful payment of the application fee, the application will be reviewed.

APPSC Group 4 Application Fee 2022

To complete the application procedure, all applicants must pay the application fee indicated in the APPSC Group 4 Notification 2022. The application fee is broken down into categories in the table below.

CategoryApplication Fee
SC, ST, BC, PH & Ex-Service MenINR 80 (Application Processing Fee)
OthersINR 250(Application Processing Fee) and INR 80(Examination Fee)

APPSC Group 4 Selection Process 2022

Following are the phases of the APPSC Group 4 selection process for the candidates.

  • Mains Examination
  • Computer Proficiency 
  • Test Screening Test

APPSC Group 4 Eligibility Criteria 2022

The following points are included in the APPSC Group 4 eligibility criteria. Before applying for the APPSC Group 4 exam, aspirants must have a thorough understanding of the criteria. This is to guarantee that they do not fall short of the APPSC Group 4 qualifying requirements, which could lead to their application being rejected.

Age Limit

Candidates applying for the APPSC Group 4 Recruitment Process must be at least 18 years old. Candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 42 to participate in the selection process. Candidates who fall into one of the following categories are exempt from the higher age limit.

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC, ST, BC5 years
PH10 years
Ex-servicemen 3 years & length of service rendered in the armed forces. 
N.C.C.(who have worked as Instructor in N.C.C.) 3 Years & length of service rendered in the N.C.C.
Andhra Pradesh State Government EmployeesMaximum 5 years
Retrenched temporary employees in the State Census Department with a minimum service of 6 months. 3 years

Educational Qualification

The following is a list of the minimal educational requirements for all of the APPSC Group 4 positions.

PostQualifications in Education
Computer Assistant Junior AssistantA bachelor’s degree is required of the candidate.In addition, the candidate must have passed the Collector’s Computer Proficiency Test.


The applicant must be an Indian citizen.

APPSC Exam Syllabus 

In the official notification for the year, the Commission will update the APPSC Junior Assistant Syllabus 2022. The APPSC Junior Assistants selection procedure has three stages: a screening test, a main exam, and a computer proficiency test (CPT).However, the Commission only conducts the Screening Test if the number of candidates for the recruitment exceeds a specified threshold. In the tables below, the APPSC Group 4 Syllabus 2022 has been modified.

Read here about the in-hand APPSC Group 4 Salary details here!

Syllabus for the Preliminary and Main Exams

The syllabus is as follows:

Paper-IGeneral Studies (SSC Standard)Important national and worldwide events.
International, national, and regional current events.
Applications of general science in everyday life Recent advances in science and technology, as well as information technology.
Modern India’s social, economic, and political history, with a focus on Andhra Pradesh.
Constitutional challenges, public policy, reforms, and e-governance projects in India, with a special focus on Andhra Pradesh.
India’s economic development since independence, with a focus on Andhra Pradesh.
The Indian subcontinent’s physical geography, as well as Andhra Pradesh’s.
Vulnerability assessment, preventive, and mitigation measures are all part of disaster management. The use of remote sensing and geographic information systems (GIS) in disaster assessment.
Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development
Data interpretation, logical reasoning, and analytical abilities
Data analysis consists of the following steps: a) data tabulation; b) data visualization and c) basic data analysis (summary statistics).
Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural, Political, and Legal Implications/Problems (using terms like mean, median, mode, variance, and coefficient of variation) and Interpretation
Paper-IIEnglish and TeluguComprehension Usage and idioms 
Vocabulary and punctuation Logical re-arrangement of sentences 
Synonyms & Vocabulary
Grammar of Telugu
Telugu to English meanings 
English to Telugu meanings 
Usage and idiom of Telugu

Computer Proficiency Test

MS-Word (15 marks)MS WORD is used to create and store documents.a. Character, word, line, and text block deletion b. Undo and redo processes c. Moving, copying, and renamingText document formattingCharacter formatting, paragraph formatting, and page formatting are all examples of formatting.Spell check the document a. Finding and replacing text b. Bookmarks and searching for bookmarks c. Automatically checking spelling and grammar d. Manually checking spelling and grammarThe document should be printed.Print Preview a. Print Dialog Box b. Print Dialog BoxMs-word Mail Mergea. Create a main document and data file for mail merging b. Merge the files c. Create mail merge letters d. Create mail merge labelsIn Ms-word, you may make a table.a. In the document, make a table.b. Make a table with a row and a column.c. Altering the column and row heights.d. Merge and split the table’s cells.e. In tables, use formulae.f. data sorting in a tableg. table formattingAbility to type on a computer’s Qwerty keyboard at a rate of at least 30 words per minute (Lower typewriting)
MS-Excel (10 marks)In Excel, make a new worksheet and save it.Working with Data in a WorksheetWorksheet data is being edited.The text in the cells is being formatted.The numbers in the cells are being formatted.Cells are being formatted.Copying the cell’s format as well as the data format.Cells’ height and width can be changed.Titles are frozen, and the screen is split.Calculation formulas should be entered in the cells.Using a range of cells to copy the formula.Using built-in routines to populate the cells.Using Chart Wizard, create graphs for the data.Excel graphs can be formatted.Worksheet printing.
MS-Powerpoint (10 marks)MS-Powerpoint can be used to create and save a new presentation.-In Powerpoint, the arrangement of the first screen.-Microsoft Powerpoint’s toolbars.For a new slide, select Auto Layout.Fill a blank slide with text and images.In the presentation, add additional slides.Apply transition effects to the slides.Showcase of slides.In a slide, add animation to the text and images.Set the animation’s sounds, sequence, and timing.
MS-Access (10 marks)Creation and manipulation of databases.
Internet (5 marks)Browse the Net using Browser software (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google.Chrome, etc.,).Search the Web using Search Engines.Create an Email account.Send and receive Email.E-commerce transactions.Web content uploading.Ability to operate Mac OS / Pages / Keynote /Numbers.

APPSC Junior Assistant Exam Pattern

A screening test and a mains examination are part of the APPSC Junior Assistant Exam Pattern. The following are the specifics of the exam pattern:

Section – AGeneral Studies & Mental Ability100100100
Section – BGeneral English & General Telugu(25 marks each & SSC Standard)505050
  • A total of 150 questions are asked, and the exam is worth 150 points.
  • The exam will take 150 minutes to complete.
  • There is negative marking; for each incorrect response, a third of a mark will be deducted.

Main Exam(Objective Type)

PaperSubjectNo. OfQuestionsDurationMinutesMaximumMarks
Paper-IGeneral Studies & Mental Ability150150150
Paper-IIGeneral English & General Telugu(75 marks each & SSC Standard)150150150
  • A total of 300 questions are asked, and the exam is worth 300 points.
  • The exam will take 300 minutes to complete.
  • There is negative marking; for each incorrect response, a third of a mark will be deducted.

Test of Computer Proficiency

There are five sections to the Computer Proficiency exam. Each section assesses a different aspect of computer efficiency.

  • The exam is worth 50 points, and students will have 30 minutes to complete it.
  • It’s a hands-on exam.
Name of the partName of the Question to be answeredMarks
Part AExample: Typing a letter/passage/paragraph ( about 100- 150 words ) in MS-Word15
Part BExample: Preparation of a Table/Graph in MS-Excel10
Part CExample: Preparation of Power Point Presentations/Slides (Two) on MS-Power Point.10
Part DExample: Creation and manipulation of data bases.10
Part EExample: Displaying the content of E-mail (Inbox).05

APPSC Group 4 Exam Date 2022

The APPSC Group 4 test date has yet to be announced by the Commission. As soon as the APPSC Group 4 application procedure is completed, the Commission will update its exam calendar to include the exam dates. The APPSC Group 4 exam date will be updated on Testbook’s website soon it is made public by the Commission.

APPSC Group 4 Online Application Starts from30th December 2021
APPSC Group 4 Online Application Ends on19th January 2022
Extended last date6th February 2022
Exam Date31st July 2022

APPSC Group 4 Recruitment FAQs

When will the application procedure for APPSC Group 4 begin?

The recruitment for APPSC Group 4 began on the 30th of December 2021.

Is it possible to pay the application cost for the APPSC Group 4 application form using a credit card?

No, you can only pay the application cost via the internet. Demand draughts and other types of checks are not accepted by the Commission.

My APPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket is missing. So, what should I do now?

If you are unable to locate your APPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket, please contact the Commission’s officials. They will investigate the situation.

Why do I need two APPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket prints?

The APPSC Group 4 Hall Ticket only has to be printed once. However, you should purchase two so that you have a backup in case the first one is lost.

What is the date of screening test for APPSC Group 4 recruitment?

The date is 31st July 2022.