Q.1. How can a person apply for the selection to a post?
One can apply for the selection to a particular post when the selection is
notified by the Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission in the Arunachal
Pradesh Gazette or in the
PSC Bulletin, News papers etc. The applicant’s candidature in the said selection
is valid only if he/she satisfies all the eligibility criteria specified for the
selection as well as the modalities for applying for the said selection. The
application forms designed and printed by the Commission are available in
the office of the Commission.
Q.2. When does the Commission notify a selection?
The Commission notifies the selection to a post after vacancy for the post is
reported to the commission by the respective Appointing Authority.
Q.3. What are the conditions to be satisfied by a person for applying to a
selection to a post?
A person applying for a selection shall satisfy all the eligibility criteria
given under the Notification concerned and General Conditions.
Q.4. What are the age limits prescribed for the selection to posts conducted by
the Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission?
The age limits (upper & lower) for a particular post are given in detail under the
selection/Notification for that post. Normally, 5 years relaxation is given to
SC/ST Candidates and 3 years to OBC Candidates.
Q.5. Which is the date based on which the age of an applicant is calculated?
The day of reckoning age of an applicant for a selection is as per the date
mentioned in the notification published by the Commission. If the applicant is found under aged/over aged as on the
date aforesaid he will be ineligible for he selection.
Q.6. If an applicant acquired the Qualifications prescribed subsequent to the
last date of receipt of application for the selection concerned, will his
application be admitted for the said selection?
No, the applicant shall acquire all the prescribed educational qualification for
the post within the last date fixed in the notification for the receipt of the
Q.7. How many years will a Ranked List published by the Commission be alive?
The Ranked Lists published by the Commission remain in force for a period of one
year from the date on which it was brought into force provided that the said
list will continue to be in force till the publication of a new list after the
expiry of the minimum period of one year or till the expiry of 3 years whichever
Q.8. Give the details of percentage of Reservation given to APST Candidates?
The Reservation Ratio maintained in the Commission is 80:20. 80% of the seats are reserved for APST Candidates and 20% is for open competition.
Q.9. How are the Ranks of candidates in a selection assigned while preparing
the Ranked List concerned?
The Ranks are assigned based on the descending order of total marks secured in
the written Test and interview by each candidate. If more than one candidate secures
equal mark, then respective Rank position of such candidates are assigned in the
descending order of their age. If the age is also same, then their names are
arranged in the Ranked List alphabetically.
Q.10. Which are the documents to be attached with the application?
No documents need be attached along with the application.
Further questions of general nature may be addressed to the Under Secretary, Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission, Vidhan Vihar, Itanagar,