APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019

Andra Pradesh Public Service Commission has released APPSC English Reporter Recruitment 2019 Notification. Notification is out for a total of 5 Posts in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Service. Check the detailed APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019 below.

 APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019: Exam Pattern:


SubjectNo. of QuestionsDuration



General Studies & Mental Ability (Objective Type)1502:30 Hours150
Paper-II (Conventional Type)Dictation in English Shorthand 80 Words Per Minute. 5 Minutes


Transcription in Longhand

 1:30 Hours
PART – B: Interview 





Note: There will be negative marking for each wrong answer.

APPSC English Reporter Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019: Syllabus:

Paper-I General Studies & Mental Ability:

  • Events of national and international importance.
  • Current affairs- international, national and regional.
  • General Science and it applications to the day to day life Contemporary developments in Science & Technology and information Technology.
  • Social- economic and political history of modern India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh (Starts from 1707 AD)
  • Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, public policy, reforms and e-governance initiatives with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.
  • 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:
    • Tabulation of data
    • Visual representation of data
    • 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.

Paper – II: (Type writing)

  • Shorthand (English) 180 words per minute. The examination is intended to test the candidate’s capacity for accurate, verbatim, reproduction of a passage consisting of 900 words dictated at the rate of 180 words per minute.

NOTE: Dates of Examination will be UPDATED soon.

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