HPPSC Recruitment 2019: Notifications, Eligibility, Syllabus, Online Application Process

Published: | September 19, 2019
HPPSC Recruitment

The HPPSC exams are conducted for selecting eligible candidates and recruiting them for vacant posts. This article provides all the details of HPPSC 2019 exams along with the vacancies, eligibility criteria, and application process.

The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission, or HPPSC, conducts several exams all year round for different posts. HPPSC is the unit which is responsible for organising the state level civil services exam annually. It conducts recruitments for the services and posts that come under the State through these competitive examinations and interviews. Apart from that, the HPPSC is also responsible for advising on the suitability of officers for appointment on promotion as well as for transfer-on-deputation. Basically, the HPPSC advises the Government of Himachal Pradesh on all matters that are related to methods of recruitment for various services and posts.

HPPSC also caters to disciplinary cases that relate to different civil services and miscellaneous matters regarding the reimbursement of legal expenses, grant of extraordinary pensions, etc. The most significant and major role that the HPPSC plays is that of selecting people to man the various posts of State Administrative Services and the H.P. Judicial Services and State Accounts Services. This article contains all the information about the HPPSC 2019 exams. Those who wish to be considered for recruitment for certain state-level posts of Himachal Pradesh can find all necessary details here regarding HPPSC 2019 here.

List of HPPSC Exam, Categories and Posts

The list of the posts for which HPPSC exams are conducted is given below. There are several job profiles that come under these categories and the HPPSC exams recruit candidates for all those posts depending upon the number of vacancies.

  • Himachal Pradesh Police Services
  • Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services
  • Tehsildar
  • Excise and Taxation Officer
  • Block Development Officer
  • District Industries Centre
  • District Pane hay at Officer
  • Assistant, Registrar Co-operative Societies
  • District Welfare-cum-Probation Officers
  • District Treasury Officer
  • District Employment Officer
  • District Food and Civil Supplies Controller
  • Assistant Controller Weights and Measures

HPPSC Exam Calendar 2019

Candidates can check the application process for HPPSC 2019 exams that are yet to be conducted. The HPPSC 2019 application process was open till 17th September 2019. The list of posts for which HPPSC exams 2019 are yet to be conducted is given in the table below. Candidates can also find the details of the posts as well as the eligibility criteria.

Post

Details

Vacancies

Eligibility

Payscale

Law Officer (Class 2)

Under the Department of Education of H.P in the H.P. Board of School Education

01

  • The candidate must possess a professional degree in law (L.L.B., B.A. L.L.B., B.B.A L.L.B, or L.L.M. from a recognised university or its equivalent.
  • The candidate must have an experience of at least five years as an advocate.
  • The knowledge of manner, customs, and dialects of H.P and suitability for appointment in the state’s peculiar conditions are desirable.

Rs. 10,300 - Rs. 34,800 + Rs. 4,400 (Grade Pay)

Assistant Engineer, Electrical (Class 1)

Under the Department of MPP and Power of H.P. in the H.P. State Electricity Board Limited

35

Rs. 16,650 - Rs. 39,100 + Rs. 5,800 (Grade Pay)

Deputy Manager, F&A (Class 2)

Under the Department of Industries of H.P in the H.P. General Industries Corporation Limited

01

Rs. 15,600 - Rs. 39,100 + Rs. 5,400 (Grade Pay)

Assistant General Manager, Finance (Class 1)

Under the Department of Finance of H.P. in H.P. Infrastructure Development Board

01

  • The candidate must have cleared either CA or Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in Finance.
  • The candidate must have work experience of at least five years in fields like finance, infrastructure projects, commercial matters, taxation, etc.
  • The applicant must have been involved with the implementation of PPP mode projects.

Rs. 15,600 - Rs. 39,100 + Rs. 6,600 (Grade Pay)

Principal, B.Pharmacy (Class 1)

Under the Department of Technical Education of Vocational and Industrial Training, H.P.

02

  • If the candidate is from the teaching background, he/ she must have a Ph.D (doctorate) degree and must have cleared either the bachelor’s or master’s level with first class in an appropriate branch of specialisation in pharmacy. The work experience must not be less than 10 years out of which 5 years must be at the level of a professor or its equivalent.
  • If the candidate is from the background of industry and profession, he/ she must have a first class master’s degree in an appropriate branch of specialisation in pharmacy. The work experience has to be of not less than 10 years and 5 years out of that must be spent at a senior level.

Rs. 37,400 - Rs. 67,000 + Rs. 10,000 (Grade Pay) + Rs. 3,000 (Special Allowance)

Note: The age of candidates applying for these posts must not be less than 18 years and must not exceed 45 years. All these jobs are to be undertaken on a contract basis.

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HPPSC Application Form 2019

The steps to apply for HPPSC exams 2019 are given below. The application process for HPPSC 2019 is done solely through the online mode. The Commission does not accept applications that are received through any other mode and they are rejected at once. Follow the steps given below to successfully complete the HPPSC 2019 application process.

  • Go to the official website of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission.
  • Scroll down on the home page and you will find the option titled ‘Apply Online’.
  • Click on the link and you will be redirected to a new page with two options.
  • Select the option of ‘Online Application Registration’.
  • Register yourself for the HPPSC 2019 exam by filling in your name, gender, category, e-mail address, date of birth, security question and its answer.
  • You will be required to create a user ID and password while registering.
  • After completing the registration process, proceed to fill the application form of HPPSC 2019.
  • Enter your personal details like your address, the names of your parents, your contact number, etc.
  • Fill in your academic details and qualifications.
  • After that, you will be asked to upload scanned copies of your recent passport-sized photograph and signature. The format for both of them should be jpg and their size must not exceed 40 KB each.
  • You will be given the option of editing your application form once after submitting all the details. Make sure you check everything before clicking on the ‘Continue’ button as you will not be allowed to make any changes in your application form after that.
  • Pay for the HPPSC 2019 application form online by the option of e-payment.
  • Take a print out of the form as you will be required to submit it along with the required attested documents and certificates on the day of the HPSSC 2019 screening test.
  • If a candidate wishes to apply for more than one post, he/ she will have to apply for each post separately. The examination fee for each post is also to be paid in the prescribed manner.

HPPSC Examination Fee 2019

The examination fee of HPPSC 2019 is to be paid only in the online mode. Candidates can check the HPPSC application fee below. If a candidate aspires to give the exam for more than two posts of HPPSC then he/ she will have to apply for each post separately and also pay the fee for both the applications. Refer to the table provided below for the HPPSC 2019 application fee details.

Category

Application Fee

General (inclusive of physically disabled general candidates that come under deaf and dumb, orthopedically disabled, hearing impaired etc., W.F.F. of H.P. or ex-servicemen of H.P. who are relieved from the Defence Services before completion of normal tenure on their own request, general candidates who are wards of ex-servicemen of H.P., and all the candidates from states other than H.P.)

Rs. 400

SC, ST, BPL (Below Poverty Line), and OBC candidates who are domiciles of Himachal Pradesh (inclusive of SC, ST, or OBC candidates of ex-servicemen of H.P. who are relieved from the Defence Services before completion of normal tenure on their own request, SC, ST, OBC candidates who are wards of ex-servicemen of H.P., and OBC candidates with physical disabilities)

Rs. 100

Ex-servicemen of Himachal Pradesh (who are relieved from the Defence Services after completing the normal tenure), visually impaired candidates of Himachal Pradesh, and candidates who are blind.

No fee

HPPSC Selection Process 2019

The HPPSC exams are conducted in three stages. These stages are:

  • The Screening Test
  • The Main Exam
  • The Interview

The subjects and questions asked in the exam differ as per the post for which the applicant is giving the test. Candidates are selected on the basis of the marks they score in all these stages. The Screening Test is like a preliminary exam and examines the general knowledge and aptitude of the candidate. Topics of general studies, arts and culture, literature, current affairs, history, geography, Indian polity, environmental issues, socio-economic development of Himachal Pradesh, etc. will be asked in this section.

If the candidates qualify the screening test, they will be permitted to sit for the Main Exam. No separate call letters will be given to the candidates for this exam. After qualifying this stage, the candidates will be called for personal interviews. The selection of candidates will be done on the basis of the marks they secure in the last two stages. Their marks in the screening test will be counted when the Commission is shortlisting all candidates for the final merit list.

List of HPPSC Exams 2019 (Already Conducted)

Computer-Based Tests (CBTs) are conducted by the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission for the posts given below. The posts for which the exams were held, their details, and the date and time of the respective exams are also given. These exams have already been concluded and the results of them are expected to be out soon.

Post

Details

Date

Time

Assistant Engineer: Executive Trainee- Civil

On contract basis for E-2 level in HPPCL under MPP and Power Department

18th August 2019

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Executive (Personnel and Administration, Class 1)

On contract basis for E-2 level in HPPTCL under the Department of MPP and Power

19th August 2019

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Assistant Manager (Legal, Class 2)

On contract basis under H.P. State Civil Supplies Corporation Limited under the Department of FCS and CA

20th August 2019

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Assistant Area Manager or Assistant Procurement Officer (Class 1)

On a contract basis in the H.P. State Civil Supplies Corporation under the Department of FCS and CA

21st August 2019

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Planning Officer (Class 1, Gazetted)

On a contract basis in the Department of TCP

22nd August 2019

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Executive (HSE, Class 1)

On a contract basis under the Department of MPP and Power in HPPTCL

22nd August 2019

3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Note: The results of these exams are awaited.

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The HPPSC 2019 exams are held every year by the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission so that the best candidates are selected for the job profiles of the state. The Commission ensures transparency while conducting the exams and no unfair means are allowed to take place during any stage. Stay tuned to CollegeDekho to get all updates regarding HPPSC 2019 exams and their results.

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