GPSC Examination 2020 - Calendar, Application,Exam Centres,Posts,Salaries

GPSC exams are conducted by the Gujarat Public Service Commission. GPSC conducts various recruitment examinations for Class I, II and III vacancies in the Gujarat State Administration.

The GPSC 2020 notification is yet to be released. Aspirants can refer the 2019 data for more details on the same.

Update for GPSC 2019:

  • GPSC postponed all preliminary and mains examinations that were scheduled till May 31, 2020. The new dates of the examinations will be announced by the commission post June 01, 2020.
  • Gujarat Administrative Service (Class-I) Mains 2019 examination was scheduled on 23 Feb, 8 March and 15 March 2020. Results of Mains will be expected in the month of June 2020.
  • GPSC 2019 Prelims took place on 13th October 2019. 3946 candidates have been declared provisionally qualified in the Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Exam conducted by the Gujarat Public Service Commission.

In the year 2020, GPSC will conduct the exams for the following posts.

  1. Gujarat Administrative Service, Class-I and Gujarat Civil Service Class-I and Class-II
  2. Class-I and Class-II posts of Gujarat Service of Engineering (Civil)
  3. Reporter (Gujarati, English, Hindi), Class-II, Gujarat Legislative Secretariat
  4. Private Secretary (Gujarati & English Stenographer, Grade-I), Class-II
  5. Range Forest Officer, Class-II
  6. Deputy Section Officer, Deputy Mamlatdar and Commercial Tax Inspector, Class-III
  7. Legal Assistant, Class-III
  8. Translator, Class-III, Information Department
  9. Translator/Research Assistant, Class-III, Office of the Director of Languages
  10. Translator, Class-III, Office of Legal Department
  11. Translator, Class-III, Gujarat Legislative Secretariat

Table of Contents:

  1. GPSC Online Job Application System (GPSC OJAS)
  2. GPSC Exam Calendar
  3. GPSC Posts and Salaries
  4. GPSC examination fees
  5. GPSC Exam Centre
  6. About GPSC


GPSC OJAS (Gujarat Public Service Commission-Online Job Application System)

GPSC OJAS portal will help the candidates for completing the following tasks:

  • Register for all the exams conducted by GPSC
  • Apply, Edit and Print GPSC online Job application forms
  • Pay Fees
  • Check application of fee status
  • Candidates can download Preliminary/Main exam call letter

For more details candidates can visit the official GPSC OJAS (GPSC Online Job Application System) portal here

GPSC exam calendar:- Download PDF Here

GPSC Exams

A large majority of the aspirants prepare simultaneously for State & Central Civil Service Exam conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

The UPSC calendar 2020 can be seen here.

The dates for GPSC recruitment exams is given below:

GPSC Recruitment Calendar 2019
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GPSC Recruitment Calendar - 2

GPSC (Gujarat Public Service Commission) Payscale

For Class- I Rs 56,100 – Rs 1,77,500 & other allowances (According to 7th Pay Commission)
For Class-II Rs 44,900 – Rs 1,42,400 & other allowances (According to 7th Pay commission)

Interested candidates can apply online for the GPSC exams at the official site.

GPSC Exam 2020

The State Service Exam or the GPSC exam is conducted by the Commission to recruit Class I, Class II and Class III officers in the various administrative branches of the Gujarat State Government.

The syllabus of the GPSC exam and pattern of the GPSC exam is closely aligned to the UPSC IAS exam.

Candidates who are attempting GPSC state service exam can refer to GPSC Preparation page for free study materials, books, notes, and current affairs.

GPSC Syllabus for Prelims and Mains exam:- Download PDF Here

Candidates who plan to prepare for the UPSC IAS Exam along with the GPSC Exam can refer the links below:

  1. UPSC eligibility criteria
  2. UPSC 2020
  3. UPSC Syllabus (Prelims and Mains)
  4. IAS
  5. Civil Services Posts
  6. Daily News Analysis for UPSC

GPSC 2019

The GPSC Prelims 2019 result was out on 2nd January 2020. 3946 candidates were declared successful for mains stage. The cut-off for the GPSC Prelims 2019 given below:

GPSC 2019 - GPSC Prelims Cut-Off 1

GPSC 2019 - GPSC Prelims Cut-Off 2

GPSC Prelims 2019 Result:-  Download PDF Here

Important dates of GPSC 2019 are given below:

  • GPSC Recruitment Notification- 15th July 2019
  • Last date to apply online- 31st July 2019
  • GPSC Vacancies – 97
  • Date of State Service Preliminary Exam 2019- 13th October 2019
  • Result of GPSC Prelims – 2nd January 2020
  • GPSC Mains Dates – 23 February, 8 March & 15th March 2020
  • GPSC Mains Result – June 2020 (Tentative)
  • GPSC Interview – July 2020 (Tentative)

GPSC Posts and Salaries

The GPSC advertisements list the vacancy, eligibility details for various posts. For information on GPSC Posts, check the below-given table.

GPSC Vacant Posts
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GPSC Salary – Payscale for different category of Posts

For Class- I Rs 56,100 – Rs 1,77,500 & other allowances (According to 7th Pay Commission)
For Class-II Rs 44,900 – Rs 1,42,400 & other allowances (According to 7th Pay commission)

GPSC Exam Fees for State Service Exam

Mode of payment of fees (For General/unreserved category)

  • Pay by cash at any Computerized Post Office across Gujarat
  • Online Payment

Examination Fees is exempted for the following categories

  • SC, ST, Economically Weaker section of Gujarat origin.
  • Physically disabled
  • Ex-servicemen exempted from application fees and examination fees for Class III posts however they are not eligible for such exemption for Class-I and Class-II posts.

For complete instructions on how to apply online, click here

GPSC Exam Centres

Ahmedabad Patan
Bharuch Rajkot
Bhavnagar Sk(Himmatnagar)
Bk(Palanpur) Surat
Jamnagar Surendranagar
Junagadh Tapi (Vyara)
Kutch Bhuj Vadodara
Mahesana Valsad

About GPSC

The Gujarat Public Service Commission is a constitutional body which conducts recruitment exams and advises the State Government on recruitment rules, transfers, disciplinary action etc. It was formed under Article 315(1) of the constitution of India. It can even advise Governors.

GPSC Composition

GPSC has a Chairman and comprises of 7 members.

The current Chairman of GPSC is Shri Dinesh Dasa.

GPSC contact details are given below:

  • Postal Address Gujarat Public Service CommissionSector 10-A, Near CHH-3 Circle,CHH Road,Gandhinagar – 382010
  • General Number (Inquiry) – (079)232 58980
  • Fax Number – (079)23258400
  • Email-
  • Website-

All correspondence and communication should be addressed to the Secretary,  Gujarat Public Service Commission only.

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