AP Panchayat Secretary Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019 (Grade – V)

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 11th, 2023

AP Panchayat Secretary Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019: Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Secretary Grade – V recruitment notification has been released recently. Candidates who find themselves eligible & are going to apply for 1051 vacancies can go through the syllabus & exam pattern for AP panchayat secretary 2019 exam. The detailed AP Panchayat Secretary Syllabus & Exam Pattern is updated here.

Before appearing for an exam, it is important to know the syllabus & exam pattern in detail. The AP panchayat secretary syllabus & exam pattern will help you to know the topics to be covered along with the no. of questions & total marks. Also, it will help you to identify your priority order of preparation. Thus, check here the latest AP panchayat secretary syllabus & exam pattern which covers all the topics that will be asked in the exam and get thorough with it.

The selection for the AP panchayat secretary 2019 exam will be done in two stages which are as follows:

Stage 1: Written Test (Online)

Stage 2: Merit List

APPSC (Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission) is an authorized body conducting exams under the state of Andhra Pradesh. The merit list will be prepared by the authority on the basis of the marks obtained in the CBT (Computer-based Examination). Below is the detailed AP panchayat secretary syllabus & exam pattern.

AP Panchayat Secretary Syllabus & Exam Pattern

AP Panchayat Secretary Exam Pattern


No. of Qs.

Max. marks


Part A – General Studies & Mental Ability



75 minutes

Part B – History, Economy, Geography, Politics, etc.



75 minutes




150 minutes (2.5 hours)

Important Points to Ponder:

1. The Marks obtained in the written test will be considered while preparing the merit list.

2. The questions will be of the objective type in both Part A & B.

3. There is a negative marking of the 0.25mark for every wrong answer.

Syllabus for AP Panchayat Secretary 2019 Exam

The topics for both screening test & mains examination are the same. Below is the tabulated form of AP panchayat secretary detailed syllabus for both part A & B 2019 exam.

Part – A General Studies & Mental Ability

Part B – Rural Development and Problems

  • General Mental ability and reasoning.
  • Quantitative aptitude including data interpretation.
  • Comprehension – Telugu & English.
  • General English.
  • Basic Computer Knowledge.
  • Current affairs of regional, national and international importance.
  • General Science and its applications to the day to day life, Contemporary development in science and Technology and Information Technology.
  • Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection.
  • History & Culture of India with a specific focus on AP.
  • Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, 73/74th Amendments, public policy, reforms ad center – state relations with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.
  • Economy and Planning in India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh.
  • Society, Social justice, rights issues.
  • Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh.
  • Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural, Political and legal implications/problems.
  • Key welfare & development schemes of Government of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Women empowerment and economic development through self-help grounds /community-based organizations with a focus on weaker sections.

The Most Comprehensive Exam Prep App.

Our Apps Playstore
SSC and Bank
Other Exams
GradeStack Learning Pvt. Ltd.Windsor IT Park, Tower - A, 2nd Floor, Sector 125, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201303
Home Practice Test Series Premium