Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) 2014
Gujarat Public Service Commission Ahmedabad
Gujarat Public Service Commission Examinations 2014
On receipt of the requisition from the Government to select the candidates for the posts shown in the Table-I falling under the purview of the Commission, the advertisement is published by the Commission in the leading Gujarati, English newspapers and Gujarat Rojgar Samachar.
The candidates are selected on the basis of the marks secured by them in the written examination or written examination and viva voce, subject to satisfying the eligibility norm. After sending the recommendation of the selected candidates to the Government by the Commission, The Government issues the order of appointment / training.
How to Apply:
Application form can be obtained in any of the following manners:-
i. The application form will be available from the office of the Commission
ii. If the application form is published in the newspaper, application should be made as per format given in the advertisement
iii. The application format can be downloaded from this website
iv. A Photocopy of the application form can be utilised
For the General category candidates,
In respect of Option (A), application form will be available from the office of the Commission by paying the amount of Rupees 50/- in cash or by sending the crossed Indian Postal order in the name of “The Secretary, Gujarat Public Service Commission, Ahmedabad.”
In respect of Option (B), candidate shall require to pay examination fee mentioned in the advertisement along with filled application form.
In respect of Option (C) & (D), candidate shall require to pay examination fee mentioned in the advertisement plus Rupees 50/- as application form fee along with filled application form.
While in respect of Option (A), (B), (C) & (D),
The candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes and Socially and Educationally Backward Classes of Gujarat origin and Physically Disabled person are exempted from the payment of application fee & examination fee.
Such candidates should produce a certified copy of the Caste certificates / Medical certificate of Physically Disability issued by the competent officer, as the case may be.
The Unreserved / General Candidates shall require to pay the examination fee as mentioned in the advertisement.
Examination fee may be paid in cash in person along with the application form at the counter of the office of the Commission or by the crossed Indian Postal Order drawn in the favour of “The Secretary, Gujarat Public Service Commission, Ahmedabad - 380001."
The examination fee shall not be accepted in the form of postal stamps or by money order or in any other form.
Once the application is received by the Commission, no request for refund of the fee shall be entertained nor shall this fee be kept reserved for any other examination or selection.
The candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Socially and Educationally Backward Classes of Gujarat origin only and Physically Disabled shall not require to pay examination fee.
Ex-servicemen who have retired after the completion of their general services in the armed forces and those who are eligible to appear at the competitive examination for the posts of Class-III, are exempted from payment of the application form fee and examination fee, but they are not eligible to get such exemption from the competitive examination of class-I and Class-II posts.
The relaxation in the upper age limit is available as per the details shown in the advertisement published by the Commission. The following relaxation shall be available as per the existing provisions:
Five years relaxation shall be available to the candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Socially and Educationally Backward Classes of Gujarat origin only, subject to the posts reserved for such category.
The woman candidates of the reserved category shall be granted the relaxation of ten years in the upper age limit, subject to maximum age limit of 45 years.
The woman candidates of general category shall be granted the relaxation of five years in the upper age limit, subject to maximum age limit of 45 years.
Subject to the provision of the advertisement, Physically Disabled candidates who are capable of performing the duties of the concerned posts as a normal person, shall be eligible to get the relaxation of ten years in the upper age limit on producing the Medical Certificate of the Medical Board.,
The age relaxation of five years in competitive examinations for Class-I and Class-II posts, shall be available to Commissioned Officers including Ex-serviceman/ ECO/ S. S. Cos. who have rendered at least five years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within six months) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of physical disability attributed to military service or invalidity. While for Class-III posts, the ex-serviceman shall be granted the age relaxation by the length of military service plus three years, in accordance with the provision of the advertisement.
The Government Servants shall not be eligible to get the relaxation in the upper age limit.
For the entrance to the examination, a candidate should be;
A citizen of India, or
A subject of Nepal, or
A subject of Bhutan, or
A Refugee from Tibet, who should have migrated to India for permanent settlement before 1st January, 1962, or
A person of Indian origin who should have migrated to India for permanent settlement from Pakistan, East Pakistan, (Bangladesh), Burma (Myanmar), Shri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda of East African countries, United Republic Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, or Vietnam. But the Government should have given an eligibility certificate in cases of candidates whose names come in sub-serial (B), (C), (D) and (E).
|Information of the Posts for which recruitment made by Competitive Examination|
||Gujarat Administrative Service,Class-I and Gujarat Civil Service Class-I &Class-II
||Class-I and Class-II posts ofGujarat Service of Engineering (Civil)
||Gujarati Reporter, Class-II,Gujarat Legislative Secretariat
||English Reporter, Class-II,Gujarat Legislative Secretariat
||Hindi Reporter, Class-II, GujaratLegislative Secretariat
||Private Secretary, (GujaratiStenographer, Grade-I), Class-II
||Private Secretary, (EnglishStenographer, Grade-I), Class-II
||Range Forest Officer, Class-II
||Deputy Section Officer, DeputyMamlatdar and Commercial Tax Inspector,Class-III
||Legal Assistant, Class-III
||Translator, Class-III, InformationDepartment
||Translator / Research Assistant,Class-III, Office of Director oflanguages
||Translator, Class-III, Office ofLegal Department
||Translator, Class-III, GujaratLegislative Secretariat
On receipt of the requisition from the Government, Commission publish the advertisement in the leading Gujarati, English news papers and Gujarat Rojgar Samachar for recruitment to various posts of Class-I and Class-II under the Government through direct selection i. e. without competitive examination.
On publication of the advertisement, the following procedure is followed for inviting the application forms.
How to Apply:
Application form can be obtained either of the following manners:-
The application form will be available from the office of the Commission
The application form can be downloaded from this website
A Photocopy of the application form can be utilised
A relaxation is available in upper age limit as shown in the advertisement of Direct Recruitment.
The upper age limit may be relaxed up to five years in favour of candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe and S. & E.B.C. of Gujarat origin only. Provided that, the upper age limit for entry in the service does not exceed 45 years in any case.
A Relaxation of ten years shall be available to the woman candidates of reserved category, subject to maximum age limit of 45 years.
A relaxation of five years shall be available to the woman candidates of General category, subject to maximum age limit of 45 years.
A relaxation of ten years shall be available in the case of Physically Disabled candidates subject to his/her ability to discharge duties as any other normal person on the basis of production of medical certificate from the Medical Board.
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