November 20, 2014

AP DSC 2014 Notification

Government of Andhra Pradesh, Issued Notification for Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) cum Teacher Recruitment Test (TRT) to the posts of Teachers in the schools of Andhra Pradesh. 

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Important Dates:
Notification Issued on                                  : Nov 21st, 2014
Online Application from                        : Dec 3 to Jan 17th, 2015
Fee Pay from                                   : Dec 2 to Ja 16th, 2015
Exam Dates for SGTs                                           : May 9th, 2015
PET and LPs                                                 : May 10th, 2015
Schools Assistants                                          : May 11th, 2015
Initial Key release on                                         : May 18th, 2015
Final Key release on                                 : May 27th, 2015
Objections received                              : May 19 to 25, 2015

Results announced on                                          : May 28th, 2015

Method of Recruitment : 
The Recruitment shall be through a selection process consisting of Written Test and other criteria stipulated by the Government from time to time.  The total marks shall be 180 for SGTs and PETs. For all School Assistant posts total marks shall be 200 (Two hundred). It will be purely based on merit cum roaster system as per the existing provisions being adopted by Government of Andhra Pradesh.

(a) Candidates shall be selected on the basis of marks secured in the Written Test. 

(b) the candidates who have already qualified in earlier APTETs also compulsorily write the above Integrated Test for appointment as Teacher in Government / Zilla Praja Parishad / Mandal Praja Parishad / Municipality / Tribal Welfare Schools. These candidates will be given 20 % of weightage for their earlier TET score (as per the original TET notification).  For this 20% weightage, candidates will be having option either to consider 20% of earlier TET scores or 20% of present marks whichever is higher.  Now onwards, the Integrated Test will be valid for that particular recruitment only.  In respect of appointments in private / un-aided   schools   or   any   other   educational  Institutions,  the  above Integrated Test Certificate will be valid for a period of 1 (One) year.   A Certificate will be issued to the candidates who are fulfilling minimum requirement in the above Integrated Test by obtaining minimum qualifying marks prescribed at Rule 6 .


1) A candidate for selection to the posts of Teachers shall possess the academic and professional/ training qualifications as follows:- 
(a) Must be fully qualified for the post applied for and in possession of all Certificates as on the last date prescribed in the notification for submission of applications. 

 (b) (i) Must possess Intermediate Certificate issued by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh or other equivalent certificates recognized by Board of Intermediate Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh.  

(ii) Must possess Academic degrees of Universities recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC).  
(iii) Teacher Education Courses recognized by National Council for Teacher Education.  

 (iv) Distance Mode courses offered by Universities and Deemed Universities recognized by Joint Committee comprising University Grants Commission, Distance Education Council (DEC),  All India Council for Technical Education and with jurisdiction to operate such courses in the State of Andhra Pradesh. 

(v) Special Education Courses recognized by Rehabilitation Council of  India.

(vi) The candidates should have either been qualified in earlier APTETs OR should obtain minimum qualifying marks in the present TET cum TRT. However, this is not applicable in case of PETs and School Assistants (Physical Education). 


No person shall be eligible for direct recruitment to the  post  of  Teacher  ifhe is less than 18 years of age and more than 40 years of age as on 1st day of July of the year 2014 in which the notification for selection to the relevant post, category or class or a service is made. However, in case of SC / ST / BC candidates the maximum age limit shall be 45 years and in respect of Physically Challenged candidates the maximum age limit shall be 50 years.  Upper age limit for Ex-service Men: A person, who worked in the Armed Forces of the Indian Union, shall be allowed to deduct the length of the service rendered by him in the Armed Forces and also three years from his age for the purpose of the maximum age limit.

Submission of Application Forms : 

(1) Candidates intending to apply for posts notified in respect of any district shall submit application in the manner prescribed by the Commissioner of School Education in the notification.
(2) The candidate shall submit the application along with all attested copies of relevant certificates in such manner as may be prescribed in the notification.

(3) Non-submission of attested copies of certificates and memos of marks pertaining to minimum qualifications, community certificate, Local / Non Local status certificate, Disability Certificate (PHC) etc in the manner prescribed in the notification will render the application invalid and liable for rejection.

(4) Candidates who submit false/fake/unauthorized/unrecognized certificates along with the application shall be liable for criminal prosecution besides rejection of the application or cancellation of selection, as the case may be.  


The Structure and Content of proposed Integrated Test for SGTs and School Assistants are as follows:

For the Post of S.G.T

Duration of examination: Three hours (Including 15 minutes for Reading of Q.P.) Structure and Content (All compulsory) 

Qualifying Marks (both for SGTs, Language Pandits and School Assistants except PETs and School Assistants (Physical Education) : 

Qualifying Marks: 
COMMUNITY Qualifying Mark
i) OC 60% marks and above
ii) BC 50% marks and above
iii) SC 40% marks and above
iv) ST 40% marks and above
v) Differently abled (PH)** 40% marks and above 


There shall be a District Selection committee for each district, consisting of the following:

(1) District Collector Chairman
(2) Joint Collector Vice Chairman
(3) District Educational Officer Secretary
(4) Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Praja Parishad
  One of the Commissioners of Municipalities 
/ Municipal Corporation
In the District nominated by the
District Collector, Project Officer Member Integrated Tribal
Development Agency (ITDA)
(in the District having Scheduled areas)
as the case may be