APPSC Extension Officer Exam Syllabus 2021 - Latest APPSC Exam Pattern
APPSC Extension Officer Exam Syllabus 2021 - Latest APPSC Exam Pattern: To pick the brightest and most brilliant individuals, the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission will conduct a written test. This written exam will take place shortly. Candidates who applied for the APPSC Extension Officer Recruitment must take a written exam in order to be considered for a position with the organization. This will be a fantastic opportunity for candidates interested in working for the government. To be considered for the position of extension officer with the APPSC, candidates must have a high score. Those that qualify must take the exam and pass it. You must follow the APPSC Extension officer syllabus and exam pattern in order to get the highest possible mark on the exam. In the sections below, we've included the syllabus and exam pattern for the APPPSC extension officer grade II supervisor exam.
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APPSC Extension Officer Exam Syllabus 2021 - Latest APPSC Exam Pattern Overview

Board NameAndhra Pradesh Public Service Commission - APPSC
Designation NameExtension Officer - Group II
CategoryGovernment Job Syllabus
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APPSC Supervisor Grade II Exam Pattern

Name of the SubjectNumber of QuestionsMarks
General Knowledge & Mental Ability (Paper- 1)150150
Hindu Philosophy & Temple System (Paper- 2)150150

Exam Syllabus for Andhra Pradesh PSC Extension Officer

General Studies & Mental Ability

  • Economic development in India since independence with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh
  • Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh
  • Disaster management: vulnerability profile, prevention, and mitigation strategies, Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in the assessment of Disaster
  • Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection
  • Logical reasoning, analytical ability, and data interpretation
  • Data Analysis:  a) Tabulation of data  b) Visual representation of data  c) Basic data analysis (Summary Statistics such as mean, median, mode, variance, and coefficient of variation) and Interpretation
  • Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural,  Political, and Legal implications/problems
  • Events of national and international importance
  • Current affairs- international, national, and regional
  • General Science and its applications to the day to day life Contemporary developments in Science & Technology and Information Technology
  • The social-economic and political history of modern India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh
  • Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, public policy, reforms and e-governance initiatives with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh

Hindu Philosophy & Temple System

  • Basic Knowledge about different characters in Ramayanam
  • Various parts (Kandaas) of Ramayanam – Dynasties mentioned in Ramayanam
  • Basic Knowledge about various places mentioned in Ramayanam
  • Basic Knowledge about different characters in Mahabharatham
  • Various parts (Parvaas) of Mahabharatham – Dynasties mentioned in Mahabharatham. Basic Knowledge about various places mentioned in Mahabharatham
  • Basic Knowledge about different characters in Bhagavatham
  • Various parts (Skandams) of Bhagavatham
  • Basic Knowledge about various places mentioned in Bhagavatham
Hindu Puranams
  • Basic knowledge in various Hindu Puranams
  • Basic Knowledge about various places mentioned in Puranams. 
Temple Agamas - Different Agamas in Hindu Sastraas:
  • Vaishnavam : a) Vaikhanasam, b) Pancharathram, c) Chattada  Srivaishnavam
  • Saivam : a) Smardham, b) Adi Saiva, c) Veera Saiva, d) Jangama, e) Kapalika etc
  • Mother Goddesses: Sakteyam
Hindu Festivals
  • Celebrated in different parts of India. Classical fine Arts of Indian origin
Vedic Culture
  • Yagnas & Yagams in Vedic Culture
  • Vedas
  • Upavedas
  • Upanishads
  • Dharmas in different stages of life
Different Philosophies & Cults in Hindu Religion
  • Gurus who Professed Different Philosophies & Cults In The History Of Hindu Religion: Alwars (Vaishnavait Gurus)
  • Nayanars (Saivait Gurus)
  • Sankaracharya (Advaitha)
  • Ramanujacharya (Visishtadvaitha)
  • Madhwacharya (Dvaithadvaitham);
  • Basava (Veera Saiva)
Family structure in Hindu Society
  • Adoption
  • Succession
Sources of Income for Temples and Charitable Institutions
  • Allocation of funds of Endowment Institutions for different purposes
Duties of Executive Officers of Endowment Institutions 
  • Section 29 of Endowments Act, 30/87
Basic knowledge of Land Records
  • Law relating to Endowments Lands

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How long is the APPSC Extension Officer examination?
The APPSC Extension officer test lasts 300 minutes.
Q. How much compensation can you get for passing the APPSC Extension Officer exam?
Marks: 300
Q. How does the APPSC EO Exam selection process work?
A. The written test will be used to make the selection.

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