Hyderabad, May 25: The results of Group-1 preliminary exam will be announced on Monday at 11.30 am.
As many as 1,57,911 candidates appeared for the exam, which was held on April 20 across the state.
The Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) has notified 196 posts for Group-1 services. Candidates will be selected for Mains exam in the ratio of 1:50, which means 9,800 candidates will be short-listed for 196 posts purely on merit secured in prelims. No reservations whatsoever will be followed for selection in prelims.
The results would be available on website www.appsc.ap.nic.in. The Mains examinations of the Group-I of the APPSC are expected to be held in the last week of July or the first week of August. Sources in the APPSC said the commission is planning to revamp the interview system as part of the reforms on the lines of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). It has also proposed to introduce group discussion to award marks based on performances in current affairs and communication skills.