The Andhra Pradesh Public Services Commission has announced the result of Group 1 services screening test that took place on May 26, 2019. The result came out on November 1, 2019. 8351 candidates have been declared successful for the APPSC Mains 2019. The commission in its notification has mentioned the cut-off for the General Category for Group 1 services Prelims exam which is 90.42.
Candidates can check the result on the official website or can also download the result below:
APPSC Group 1 Services Prelims 2019 Result:- Download PDF Here
Steps to Download the Group 1 services Prelims result:
- Go to the official website – https://psc.ap.gov.in/
- Click on ‘Result’
- Check for Group 1 Services Result
- Download the PDF
The commission has also mentioned in the notification that the results are subject to the outcome of a final judgement of Hon’ble High Court of Andhra Pradesh in WP No.13705/2019.
The Prelims have two papers:
- General Studies
- General Aptitude
Both the papers were of 120 marks each, a total of 240 marks. There were 120 questions holding 1 mark each. Unlike IAS Exam, the General Aptitude paper of APPSC has a negative marking of 1/3rd of the marks assigned to the question.
List of Rejected Candidates for APPSC 2019
The commission has also published two lists containing names of candidates who are declared rejected for the APPSC 2019 either for tampering or for the book series not being encoded.
List of Rejected Candidates – APPSC Group 1 Services – General Studies:- Download PDF Here
List of Rejected Candidates – APPSC Group 1 Services – General Aptitude:- Download PDF Here
APPSC Group 1 Services Prelims 2019 Answer Key
The commission has published the final answer keys on November 1, 2019, for both the prelims papers – General Studies and General Aptitude.
Candidates can download the Answer Key PDFs below:
APPSC Group 1 Services – General Studies Paper Final Answer Key 2019:- Download PDF Here
APPSC Group 1 Services – General Aptitude Paper Final Answer Key 2019:- Download PDF Here
APPSC Group 1 Services Mains 2019
The Mains exam for the Group 1 services for APPSC is scheduled from 12 December 2019 to 23 December 2019.
There are seven papers including two qualifying papers (Telugu Language Paper and English Language Paper) in the APPSC Group 1 Services Mains stage:
- Paper 1 – Essay – on contemporary themes and issues of regional, national and international importance
- Paper 2 – History, Culture and Geography of India and Andhra Pradesh
- Paper 3 – Constitution, Polity, Governance, Law and Ethics
- Paper 4 – Economy and Development of India and Andhra Pradesh
- Paper 5 – Science, Technology and Environmental Issues
Candidates may know more about the APPSC Exam Pattern by checking the linked article.