GPSC Examination 2019- 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.

In the year 2019, 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 2019 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 2019

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 will find below links helpful:

  1. GPSC Eligibility Criteria for State Service Exam
  2. GPSC Preparation– 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

GPSC State Service Exam 2019 Information and Dates:

  • 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

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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