JKPSC KAS 2022: Exam Date, Notification, Vacancy

JKPSC KAS 2022: Exam Date, Notification, Vacancy

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Nov 22, 2022
JKPSC KAS Mains exam is going to be held on 28 October 2022. JKPSC will release JKPSC KAS admit card soon on its official website. Know about JKPSC KAS recruitment 2022 notification, apply online, vacancies, exam dates, and more.
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JKPSC KAS mains exam is going to conduct on 28 October 2022. Previously the commission released JKPSC KAS 2022 prelims result on 17 August 2022 and the prelims exam was conducted on July 31. JKPSC is the Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Exam 2022 that is held annually by the Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission annually for eligible graduate candidates. 

The commission released the official KAS 2022 notification on 19 April 2022 to fulfill the total number of 220 KAS 2022 vacancies out of the total, 100 vacancies were notified for Jammu Kashmir Administrative Services (KAS). The last date to apply for the exam was May 29. Read below to know about JKPSC KAS exam date, upcoming notification, vacancy, syllabus, and more here.

JKPSC KAS Latest Updates 2022

JKPSC KAS Mains result 2021-2022 has been declared by JKPSC on its website. The candidates who appeared for the Main exam 2021 held from 8 April to 18 April 2022 shall be appearing for the interview that is to be held from 5 December to 19 January 2023. The Commission will release the JKPSC interview call letter on 1 December 2022 on its website. Alternatively, you will also be able to download it from the given link below here as well.

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jkpsc kas result

JKPSC KAS mains exam is scheduled to be held on 28 October 2022. Candidates who have qualify JKPSC KAS Prelims exam will be going to appear in the mains exam. The commission will release the JKPSC KAS mains admit card soon on its official website. You can download JKPSC KAS admit card 2022 from the official website or through the link we will provide below. In addition to this, the link to download JKPSC KAS prelims result is also given below.

Latest Updates: 

  • 21 November 2022: JKPSC KAS mains result and interview date has been released for JKPSC 2021-2022 exam.
  • 17 August 2022: JKPSC KAS result and final answer key has been released. 
  • 31 July 2022: JKPSC KAS Answer Key 2022 has been released for the Prelims exam.
  • 16th July 2022: JKPSC KAS admit card released for prelims exam.
  • 25th April 2022: JKPSC KAS form 2022 released.
  • 20th April 2022: JKPSC KAS notification 2022 out for 240 vacancies. 
  • 1st April 2022: JKPSC KAS Mains exam 2021-2022 was conducted from 8 to 17 April 2022

JKPSC KAS (CCE) Recruitment 2022 Notification

JKPSC KAS 2022 notification has been officially released by the Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) along with the exam dates for the recruitment of Civil servants in the Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory. JKPSC KAS exam shall be conducted in three stages, Prelims, Mains, and Interview. JKPSC KAS Mains is scheduled for 28 October 2022.

JKPSC KAS recruitment is one of the most sought-after career scopes for candidates residing in UT of J&K for which the selection process is similar to that of UPSC exam. JKPSC KAS Prelims consists of two papers, General Studies 1 and General Studies 2 for 200 marks each. On the other hand, the Mains exam shall have 8 (eight) conventional papers. Candidates who will qualify Mains exam shall be summoned for an Interview. Lastly, a final merit list shall be drawn in order of marks and rank on the basis of the marks obtained in Mains and Interview.

Candidates who are going to apply for JKPSC KAS recruitment must ensure that they download the notification pdf by clicking on the link that is provided below. The notification consists the crucial information that is needed to be known by each candidate willing to apply for the JKPSC exam. Click below to download JKPSC KAS notification pdf. 

JKPSC KAS Notification 2022 - Download Here

JKPSC KAS (CCE) Exam Date 2022

Check out the table that is given below to know the JKPSC KAS 2022 important dates below.

JKPSC KAS 2022 Recruitment

JKPSC KAS 2022 Events

Dates

Notification Release Date

19th April 2022

Online Application Start date

25th April 2022

JKPSC KAS Last Date to Apply

15th May 2022

Date to edit the application form

16th to 18th May 2022

Prelims Admit Card Release Date 2022

16th July 2022

JKPSC KAS Prelims Exam Date 2022

31st July 2022

Provisional JKPSC KAS Answer Key 2022 

31 July 2022

KAS Prelims Answer Key Challenge Window 

3 August 2022, 5 PM

Final Answer Key release date

17 August 2022

JKPSC Prelims Result 2022 

17 August 2022

JKPSC Mains Exam Date 2022

28th October 2022

What is JKPSC KAS Exam?

​JKPSC Prosecuting Officer exam is a state competitive exam conducted by Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) to recruit candidates to fufil 120 vacancies for Prosecuting Officer posts. The candidates are selected through a Preliminary, mains, and personality test. Aspirants who have completed their graduation degree and fall between 18 years to 40 years are eligible to apply online JKPSC exam 2022.

JKPSC Recruitment 2022: Overview

JKPSC Recruitment 2022 

Name Of The Organization

Jammu Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC)

Post

Prosecuting Officer (PO)

Vacancies

120

JKPSC Online Registration

6 October to 5 November 2022

Selection Process

Prelims, Mains & Personality Test

Job Location

Jammu & Kashmir

JKPSC KAS Vacancy 2022

JKPSC has notified a total of 220 vacancies for KAS 2022 Combined Competitive Exam 2022. You can check out the post-wise vacancy for JKPSC KAS 2022 below in the table.

Post/Service Name

Vacancies

Junior Scale of J&K Administrative Service

100

J&K Police(G) Service

50

J&K Accounts (G) Service

70

Total

220

JKPSC KAS Answer Key 2022

JKPSC has published JKPSC KAS Answer Key 2022 on the official website. Candidates who appeared for the KAS exam 2022 can download the official answer key here. When utilizing the answer key, be sure to cross-check answers exclusively from the key to the relevant series of the question paper for both General Studies 1 and 2 of the JKPSC KAS 2022 exam for 200 marks each.

Download JKPSC KAS Answer Key Link

Candidates can challenge any of the answers in the key if they find the an answer is incorrectly marked by the Commission. Candidates must submit the challenge in the prescribed format/proforma (annexure-A) in order to be considered. Candidates must also send a demand draught in the amount of Rs 500. 

JKPSC KAS Eligibility

Candidates should check and confirm JKPSC eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Candidates must fulfill certain conditions prescribed under Prosecuting Officer JKPSC Eligibility such as age limit, educational qualification, and other parameters. Check out to know other information about JKPSC Prosecuting Officer eligibility criteria given below is as follows. You must fulfill the following given eligibility to apply for the JKPSC exam.

JKPSC KAS Educational Qualification

  • You must be a Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university in India or a foreign university declared by Government in consultation with the Commission to be equivalent to a degree of a recognized university.
  • If you have appeared for your Bachelor’s Degree examination in 2022, then you must provide proof that you had fully appeared for the said examination on or before the last date of filling the JKPSC Application form 2022 for the Prelims. You should have also passed your Graduation at the time of filling up the JKPSC Mains Application form.

JKPSC KAS Age Limit

The age limit for the JKPSC 2022 Recruitment as of 1.1.2022 is as follows.

S. NOCategoryAge LimitNot Born AfterNot Born Before
1OM (General) 3201.01.202101.01.1990
2Reserved Category3401.01.202101.01.1998
3Physically Challenged3501.01.202101.01.1997

Note: Candidates belonging to PHC (Physically and handicapped candidates) category will get 4% of the horizontal reservation for 3 posts in the J&K Account Gazetted and 4 posts in Junior Scale in J&k.

JKPSC KAS Selection Process 2022

Candidates should be well known with JKPSC selection process to be able to qualify for KAS Exam 2022. There are three main stages for the JKPSC KAS exam. You have to qualify for each stage in order to be appointed for the PO post. 

  1. JKPSC KAS Preliminary Examination
  2. JKPSC KAS Mains Examination
  3. JKPSC KAS Interview

The Prelims exam is qualifying in nature and conducted for shortlisting of candidates for the next stage. The final selection is done through the marks obtained by the candidate in the Mains and Interview.

JKPSC KAS Exam Pattern

JKPSC KAS exam 2022 has three stages, therefore, the exam pattern for each stage varies with one another. You can check out the JKPSC KAS exam pattern below for Prelims & Mains exam below.

JKPSC KAS Prelims Exam Pattern

JKPSC KAS Prelims Exam is the first stage of the JKPSC selection process. You have to secure the minimum cutoff marks in the Prelims Exam of JKPSC 2022 to be called to appear for the Mains Exam. KAS Prelims Exam will have two papers: General Studies Paper- I and General Studies Paper-II.

  • It comprises Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).
  • Both the Papers will be 200 marks each.
  • For each incorrect answer in the Exam, there is a penalty of 0.25 marks.
  • It is compulsory to score at least 33% in General Studies Paper-II.

Paper

Questions

Marks

General Studies Paper- I 

100

200

General Studies Paper-II (Aptitude Test)

80

200

Total

180

400

JKPSC KAS Mains Exam Pattern

The candidates who obtain the cutoff marks in JKPSC KAS Prelims Exam will be called to take the JKPSC KAS Mains Exam. The qualified candidates of the Prelims Exam will be issued an application form that they will have to fill up within the required time decided by the Commission.

  • The JKPSC KAS Mains Exam 2022 shall comprise a written examination and a personality test.
  • It has eight (8) papers of conventional essay type.
  • Out of the eight mains paper, English Paper is qualifying in nature.
  • Candidates who will obtain the cutoff marks in JKPSC KAS Mains Exam will be called to appear for Interview.
  • The JKPSC Interview shall be of 250 marks
  • The JKPSC Interview shall be of 250 marks

Paper No.

Paper Name

Marks

1

English

300 (Qualifying Only)

2

Essay

250

3

General Studies I (Indian Heritage and Culture, History, and Geography of the World and Society)

250

4

General Studies II (Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice, and International relations)

250

5

General Studies –III (Technology, Economic Development, Bio-diversity, Environment, Security and Disaster Management)

250

6

General Studies –IV (Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude)

250

7

Optional Subject Paper I

250

8

Optional Subject Paper II

250

 

Sub-Total

1750

 

JKPSC KAS Interview

250

 

Total

2000

How To apply for JKPSC KAS 2022?

JKPSC has released JKPSC KAS online form 2022 on 25 April 2022. Candidates who wish to appear for KAS exam 2022 register themselves to appear for the exam. Below you can find out the steps to apply online for JKPSC KAS application form 2022:

Step 1: Registration for JKPSC KAS Exam 2022

Step 2: Completion of JKPSC KAS Application form

Step 3: Uploading of Signature and Photograph

Step 4: Pay the application fee for JKPSC KAS Exam 2022

*The date on which the photograph is taken must be printed on the photograph. The photograph must not have been taken before 1.1.2022.

Application Fee for JKPSC KAS 2022

The application fee for JKPSC KAS Exam is as follows.

Category

Application Fee

Open Merit Rank (General)

Rs. 1000/-

Reserved Category 

Rs. 500/-

Physically Challenged candidates

Nil

JKPSC KAS Admit Card 2022

JKPSC KAS admit card 2022 is released by the exam conducting body JKPSC on its official website. Candidates who successfully pass JKPSC KAS prelims exam will be able to download JKPSC KAS mains admit card 2022 from the official website. Since admit card is released 120 days before the JKPSC KAS Exam 2022.

Steps to Download JKPSC KAS Admit Card

Candidates can download their JKPSC KAS admit card 2022 with the help of the following steps mentioned below:

  • Directly go to the official website of JKPSC.
  • On the home page click on the link to 'Download JKPSC KAS 2022 Admit Card'.
  • Read the instructions mentioned on the screen carefully and click on the ‘Yes’ button.
  • Enter the Registration ID or Roll Number followed by the Date of Birth of the candidate.
  • Enter the captcha in the given blank field and click on the submit button.
  • The final step is to download JKPSC KAS admit card 2022.

To download the JKPSC KAS admit card, you need to enter your valid registration number/User name and password/date of birth. To appear for the JKPSC KAS exam 2022, you have to carry the printout of JKPSC KAS Admit Card, two passport-size photographs s well as valid Identity proof such as Aadhar Card, Voter ID Card, PAN Card, Employer ID Card, etc. 

JKPSC KAS Result 2022

JKPSC shall announce the JKPSC KAS Result 2022 on the official website a few days after the completion of exam. The commission releases  KAS Result 2022 for each stage of the examination, i.e. for Prelims, Mains, and the Final Result. The JKPSC Merit List consists of the names of those candidates who are selected for the document verification round. The result for JKPSC KAS 2022 will be available on JKPSC official website.

The final selection for the JKPSC is based on the marks obtained in the JKPSC Mains and Interview round. After the release of the final result for JKPSC exam, the candidates are allotted the service as per the marks. 

  • Visit the official website of Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC).
  • If the result has been released, then candidates can find the notification with the official link for JKPSC KAS result 2022.
  • Click on the link and log in with your credentials.
  • Your KAS result will be displayed on the screen.

JKPSC KAS FAQs

  • Jammu and Kashmir Combined Competitive Exam (CCE)  exam is conducted by JKPSC. The exam is conducted yearly to recruit candidates for various services announced under the KAS exam. The recruitment will be done through a Combined Competitive Exam, 2022. KAS officers work like the State PCS officers and they are only second to the IAS officers working in the state.

  • JKPSC has disclosed JKPSC KAS Mains exam date on its official notification. KAS Mains exam date is scheduled on 28 October 2022. The commission will also release JKPSC KAS mains admit card soon on its official website.

  • Candidates who are interested to download JKPSC KAS notification 2022 can do so by visiting the official website of JKPSC. Alternatively, you can also download the notification PDF for JKPSC KAS exam by clicking on the link that is given below:

    Download JKPSC KAS Notification PDF 2022

  • JKPSC KAS 2022 exam eligibility is prescribed by the JKPSC along with the official notification. The candidates are required to fulfil the age limit, domicile and qualification. Candidates willing to apply for JKPSC KAS must be a domicile of Jammu and Kashmir, have passed Graduation, and must not have crossed 32 years.

  • JKPSC KAS 2022 form can be filled out only by visiting the official website of JKPSC from 26th April to 15th May 2022. You would need to register yourself first and obtain the registration number. Thereafter, you will have to complete the application form by entering your personal details, qualification, address, etc. Once you have filled the details, you need to upload the documents and pay the application fee to submit the JKPSC KAS application form successfully.

  • Jammu Kashmir Public Service Commission prescribes the JKPSC KAS/CCE 2022 selection process that consists of three stages, Prelims, Mains and Interview. The candidates must qualify each stage to be eligible to be appointed as KAS officers in the UT.  Prelims exam is objective in nature while Mains is subjective in nature.

  • The total number of JKPSC KAS vacancy 2022 is 240. Candidates can apply for administrative posts of Junior Scale & Administrative Service, Accounts Service, Police Service. The selection shall be done through a competitive exam to select the best candidate.

  • Yes, JKPSC has given the option to edit the submitted forms for JKPSC KAS Application Form 2022 from16th to 18th May 2022. The instructions to edit the application form has been given here. You must ensure that all the details are correctly filled so that you are eligible to appear for the exam as per the schedule.

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