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APPSC: Industrial Promotion Officer Exam Pattern and Syllabus

APPSC released scheme and syllabus for main examination to the post of Industrial Promotion Officer in AP Industrial Subordinate Service.

APPSC Industrial Promotion Officer Exam Pattern

PAPER -I General Studies & Mental ability (Degree standard): 150M 150Q 150Min

PAPER -II Applied Science, Engineering and Management (Diploma Standard): 150M 150Q 150Min

Total 300 Marks

For each wrong answer will be penalized with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.

APPSC Industrial Promotion Officer Syllabus


1. Events of national and international importance.

2. Current affairs- international, national and regional.

3. General Science and it applications to the day to day life Contemporary developments in Science & Technology and information Technology.

4. Social- economic and political history of modern India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh.

5. Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, public policy, reforms and e-governance initiatives with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.

6. Economic development in India since independence with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh.

7. Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh.

8. Disaster management: vulnerability profile, prevention and mitigation strategies, Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in the assessment of Disaster.

9. Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection.

10. Logical reasoning, analytical ability and data interpretation.

11. 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.

12. Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural, Political, and Legal implications/problems.

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Published date : 25 Jan 2022 03:32PM

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