Kerala Public Service Commission Recruitment 2019 | Latest Job requirements in KPSC

As every state of India has its exam for civil services so does the state of Kerala known as KPSC exams. It is created by the constitution of India for the recruitment of candidates in the services of the state for kpsc jobs. The chairman of the organization is Adv. M.K.Sakeer with the headquarters of the organization situated at Thiruvananthapuram. All the decisions in the state are taken by this organization whether it is a selection of candidates or promotions of a particular candidate.

Types of KPSC jobs include:

  • Principal
  • Assistant district manager
  • Junior training officer
  • Assistant director
  • Drug inspector
  • Assistant engineer
  • District manager
  • Manager
  • Scientific assistant
  • Fitter
  • Chemistry lecturer and various others. The detailed information can be obtained on the official website.

How to apply for KPSC Jobs?

  • The candidates who are passionate about rendering services to the state and country can apply for KPSC jobs online or offline depending upon the nature of the job they are applying for.
  • Visit the official website
  • Check the eligibility criteria and then apply for the job.
  • Pay the fee online.
  • Fill up your form with utter care.
  • Print out the filled form for future use.

Get : KPSC Thulasi Login & Registration

Eligibility Criteria for KPSC Recruitment:

Age criteria:

For all the KPSC jobs age limit lies between 18 years to 35 years. However, there is a relaxation of age on the upper limit which is 3 years for candidates belonging to OBC category and 5 years for those belonging to SC/ST category.

Education criteria:

Educational qualifications differ to apply for different KPSC jobs. Some of them are as follows:

  • Applying for Assistant Engineer job the candidate should hold a degree of B.Tech/B.E.
  • Applying for the job of drug inspector candidate must have passed B.Pharma.
  • If the candidate holds any postgraduate degree he/she is eligible to apply for the job of principal.
  • For applying as a district manager or assistant district manager one must have passed MBA/PGDM.
  • To apply for the job of scientific assistant the candidate should have a degree in science and chemistry is just as one of the optional subjects.
  • A degree of LLB is required to apply for the job of a legal assistant.
  • Rest of the details relating to KPSC jobs can be obtained from the official website.

Application fee structure to apply for KPSC jobs








KPSC Recruitment Selection Process

  • Selection of a candidate is based on tests depending upon the nature of the KPSC job one is applying for.
  • Basically, it is done on the basis of
    written test
    Personal interview.
  • A few KPSC job posts also require computer test and few may not take personal interview rather selection may be decided on the basis of written exam’s merit list.
  • The mode of written exam is also based on the kind of job. It may be taken online or offline.

Syllabus for KPSC Recruitment

As KPSC has different job options Syllabus for every job differs as well. A quick review of the syllabus of general paper is given below rest of the detailed syllabus can be obtained from the official website of KPSC exams.

General paper

  • History of India
  • Geography
  • General sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Articles
  • Vocabulary etc.

Get : KPSC FDA SDA Previous Year Question Papers

KPSC Jobs Exam Pattern

Name of the post

District manager




Scientific assistant

Drug inspector

Chemistry lecturer

Junior training officer

Application mode


Official website

Exam mode

is written

Job type

Government job

Selection process

Written exam

Computer test (depending on the job applied)

Personal interview

The exam pattern for the same is given below

Serial Number


Number of marks



General paper


1 hour 30 minutes


Scientific papers


2 hours

To apply for the job of junior assistant, senior assistant, SDA and FDA the exam pattern is as follows:


Exam type




Paper I

Descriptive type

Compulsory Kannada


1 hour 30 minutes

Paper II

Objective type

General English/ General Kannada


1 hour 30 minutes

Paper III

Objective type

General Knowledge


1 hour 30 minutes

The detailed information about exam pattern for every KPSC job type can be obtained from the official website.

How to prepare for KPSC Exams?

Preparing for competitive exams is quite a tough task for every student no matter whether it is KPSC exams or UPSC. The jobs under any government recruitment board check one’s IQ level and so does KPSC jobs. To prepare for such exams one must be updated what is happening around them and in the world. Current events and general knowledge form a very important part of such examinations apart from academics. The candidate must focus on reasoning and aptitude a little more. It is so because these are the subjects which the candidate loses touch from after passing 12th. Also one must never start preparing a night before or a month before because preparations for such exams can’t be don’t overnight. They need hard work and devotion. The candidate should be focused on his/her aim of clearing the exam and prepare hard for the same. Keep your concepts clear and be confident if you appear for a personal interview.

KPSC Exam Question Papers

KPSC Beat Officer Question Papers


Kerala PSC LDC Question Papers


Updated: August 5, 2019 — 3:42 pm

Leave a Reply

Preparation Hub © 2018 Preparation Hub