Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) Group A & B Recruitment 2024

Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) Group A & B Recruitment 2024

The Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) has announced an opportunity for candidates aspiring to secure Group A and B positions (Gazetted Probationers). With a total of 384 vacancies, including 159 for Group A and 225 for Group B posts, this recruitment drive presents a significant opportunity for job seekers within the state.


  • Organization: Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC)
  • Post Names: Group A and Group B Gazetted Probationers
  • Total Vacancies: 384 (159 for Group A; 225 for Group B)
  • Application End Date: 3rd April 2024
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Website: kpsc.kar.nic.in

Vacancy Details

Group A Posts – 159 Vacancy

Post NameTotal
Assistant Commissioner40
Assistant Commissioner of Commercial Taxation41
Assistant Director of Treasury Department02
Executive Officer/ Assistant Secretary40
Deputy Superintendent of Police Home Department09
Assistant Director Grade-I20
District Backward Classes Welfare Officer/ Assistant Director/ Principal (PETC)07

Group B Posts – 225 Vacancy

Post NameTotal
Thahashildar Grade-II51
Commercial Tax Inspector59
Labour Officer04
Assistant Superintendent03
Regulator of Co-Department Assistant Operative Societies12
Assistant Director of Audit09
Deputy Superintendent of Excise10
Employment Officer03
Assistant Director04
Chief Urban01
Assistant Treasurer46
Assistant Director, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department09
Assistant Director of Tourism Department02
Section Officer, Government of Karnataka Government Secretariat05
Assistant Director (Grade-2), Social Welfare Department07

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications

Candidates interested in applying for the Group A and B posts under KPSC KAS Vacancies must possess a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or equivalent qualification from a recognized university or institution.

Age Limit

  • General category: 21 to 35 years
  • OBC Categories: 21 to 38 years
  • SC/ST/EWS: 21 to 40 years

The cut-off date for determining the age limit is 3rd April 2024.

Application Fee

  • For General Candidates: ₹600/-
  • For Category 2A, 2B, 3A & 3B Candidates: ₹300/-
  • For Ex-Serviceman: ₹50/-
  • For SC/ ST, Cat-1, PWD Candidates: Nil

Payment Mode: Online

Selection Process

The selection process for KPSC Group A & B Recruitment involves three stages:

  1. Preliminary Examination: An objective type screening test to shortlist candidates. The test will be conducted on 05 May 2024.
  2. Main Examination: A descriptive test for candidates who clear the preliminary exam. The schedule for this exam will be released on the website in the upcoming days.
  3. Personal Interview: The final stage is to assess the candidate’s suitability for the role.

Important Dates

  • Notification release date – 26 February 2024
  • Starting date of application registration – 04 March 2024
  • Last date to submit an application form – 03 April 2024

How to Apply Online for KPSC Group A and Group B Recruitment?

Interested eligible candidates can apply online for the KPSC KAS Vacancies from the official website. Here are some simple steps to assist you while applying online:

  1. Visit the KPSC’s official website.
  2. Find the Group A & B Recruitment Notification.
  3. Read it carefully to understand the eligibility criteria, selection process, and other details.
  4. If you’re a new user, complete the registration process by providing the required information. If you’re already registered, log in with your credentials.
  5. Carefully fill in all the required details in the application form.
  6. Upload scanned copies of your photograph, signature, and other necessary documents as per the specifications mentioned in the notification.
  7. Submit the application fee through the available online payment modes.
  8. Review all the details in the application form for accuracy before final submission.
  9. After submitting, take a printout of the application form for future reference.

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