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APSC CCE Recruitment 2024 – CCE 2023 For 235 Posts, Online Apply

APSC CCE Recruitment 2024

Assam Public Service Commission
 has released the official notification of Combined Competitive Examination (Preliminary), 2023 ( APSC CCE 2023) for the recruitment of 235 vacancy. Interested and eligible candidates who want to pursue their career in the field of administrative services may read this article and apply online here. 

The tentative date for preliminary examination is 17th March 2024 and the main examination is tentatively scheduled to be held on June/ July 2024.

APSC CCE Exam Details

Name of examination: Combined Competitive Examination (Main), 2023

No of posts: 
235 posts
Category-wise vacancy: 
CategoryNo of vacancy

Service-wise vacancy:  
Assam Civil Service (Jr.Grade): 45 posts
Assam Police Service (Jr.Grade): 35 posts
Superintendent of Taxes: 1 post
Superintendent of Excise: 1 post
Assam Finance Service: 13 posts
Block Development Officer: 6 posts
Asstt Registrar of Cooperative Societies: 4 posts
Inspector of Labour: 4 posts
Inspector of Taxes: 4 posts
Asstt. Employment Officer: 1 post 
Sub-Registrar: 3 posts 
Assistant Accounts Officer: 107 posts
Inspecting Auditor: 11 posts
Helpline: 0361-2363117 or 1800-572-23-43 |
Related Article: APSC CCE Syllabus

Eligibility Criteria of APSC CCE Exam

Nationality: The candidate must be an Indian citizen.
Regional Language Proficiency: The candidate should be able to speak Assamese or other official language or associate official languages of the State or any of the tribal languages of the State.

 A candidate must be an original inhabitant of Assam.

Employment Exchange Registration: A candidate should be registered in a District Employment Office of Assam.

Small Family Norms: Candidates have to submit a declaration regarding "The Small Family Norms" in Form-A at the time of applying for the C.C. (Prelim) Examination.

Age Limit: The candidate should not be less than 21 years and more than 38 years of age on 01.01.2023. 

Age Relaxation: 
The category-wise age relaxation is as mentioned below.
# SC/ST: 5 years
# OBC/ MOBC: 3 years
# PwBD: 10 years
Educational Qualification:
# The candidate must hold a Degree from any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess such qualification as may be declared equivalent by the Government.
# Candidates must possess the prescribed qualification on the date of submission of their applications

Related Article: APSC Admit Card

Application Fee for APSC CCE Recruitment

Candidates have to pay an application fee as mentioned below: 
General/ EWS297.20
SC/ ST197.20
OBC/ MOBC197.20
Women Candidate47.20

# Under the Digital India initiative by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India, APSC has decided to launch its Online Recruitment portal with the help of CSC-SPV, a MeitY approved organization, which will charge a processing fee of Rs. 40.00/- + 18% tax = Rs.47.20/- from each candidate.

How to Apply for APSC CCE Exam ?

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for APSC CCE Exam by visiting the official portal of Assam Public Service Commission. They may follow below mentioned steps .

# Scroll down, go to Important Web-Links section .

# Click on Online Application Form link .

# A new webpage will be opened.

# Enter all your personal and educational details as required .

# Upload your passport sized photograph and signature and other required documents.

# Pay the examination fee as per your category and at the end click on submit button .

# Don't forget to take a print of submitted application form .

Important Dates of APSC CCE Recruitment 2024

# Starting date of submission of online application: 17th January 2024
# Last date of submission of online application: 6th February 2024
# Date of CCE Prelims 2023 Exam: 17th March 2024
# Date of CCE Mains 2023 Exam: June/ July 2024

Important Web-Links of APSC CCE Exam

Online Application FormClick Here
Small Family Norms Declaration
Click Here
APSC CCE SyllabusClick Here
APSC CCE Question PaperClick Here
Advertisement DetailsClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here

Selection Process of APSC CCE Exam

The Combined Competitive Examination consists of following two successive stages : - 

(i) The Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)
(ii) The Main Examination (Written & Interview Test

CCE Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)

The CCE Preliminary Examination consists of two objective type multiple choice question papers of two hours duration each.

Name of exam: APSC CCE Preliminary Examination 2023

Date of exam: 
17th March 2024 (Sunday)

Type of questions: Objective type questions

No of question paper: 2 papers

Name of question paper: General Studies-I & General Studies-II

Total marks: 400 marks (200 marks each)

Duration of exam: 2 hours for each paper.

Negative marking: One-fourth of the total mark assigned to one question will be deducted for wrong answer marked by a candidate.

Exam centres: Barpeta, Bongaigaon, Biswanath Chariali, Dhemaji, Dhubri, Dibrugarh, Diphu, Goalpara, Golaghat, Guwahati, Haflong, Hamren, Hatsingimari, Hojai, Jorhat, Kajalgaon, Karimganj, Kokrajhar, Majuli, Mangaldoi, Morigaon, Mushalpur, Nagaon, Nalbari, North Lakhimpur, Silchar, Sivasagar, Sonari, Tezpur, Tinsukia and Udalguri.

CCE Main Examination (Written & Interview)

The Main Examination consists of

I. Written Examination and

II. Interview Test / Personality Test (After qualifying in written test)

I. Written Examination

On the basis of the result of the Preliminary Examination, the number of candidates to be admitted to the written part of the Main Examination will be 11 to 12 times the number of vacancies notified for each category. The written examination shall consist of six papers of conventional essay type/objective type with limited words.

Name of exam: CCE Main Examination 2023

Date of exam: 
June/ July 2024

Type of questions: Descriptive and Objective type questions

Medium of exam:
 A candidate shall be allowed to write his/her answer papers in English or Assamese language.

Total papers: 6 Papers

Total marks: 1500 Marks (250 marks each)

Duration of exam:
 3 Hours for Each Paper

Exam centre:
 Silchar, Jorhat, Nagaon, Tezpur, Lakhimpur, Bongaigaon and Guwahati

II. Interview Test/ Personality Test

Name of exam: 
CCE Main Examination 2023

Type of exam: Interview

Total marks: 180 Marks

Exam centre: 

On the basis of the result of the written part of the Main Examination, candidates will be called for an interview in a ratio of 1:3 against the number of vacancies advertised.
Marks thus obtained by the candidates in the Main Examination (Written Part as well as Interview would determine their final ranking.