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AP DSC Recruitment 2018: The application process for the AP TRT and TET-cum-TRT 2018 has started. Interested candidates may apply on the official website- schooledu.ap.gov.in/DSENEW. Candidates must note that they are required to apply online for the vacant posts in School Education, Residential Schools, and Special Schools.
Candidates will be selected through a Computer-Based Test (CBT). The online application process which began on November 1, 2018, will conclude on November 6, 2018. The last date to pay the application fee is, however, November 15, 2018.
Candidates are also advised to check the eligibility criteria and refer to official information brochure for post-wise qualification requirement. They must also possess Intermediate Certificate issued by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh (or) other equivalent certificates recognized by Board of Intermediate Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh.
Candidates must even possess Academic degrees of Universities recognised by University Grants Commission (UGC). The candidate must have completed Teacher Education Courses recognised by National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE).
The candidate should have completed Distance Mode courses (wherever applicable) offered by Universities and Deemed Universities recognised by Joint Committee comprising University Grants Commission (UGC), Distance Education Council (DEC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and with jurisdiction to operate such courses in the State of Andhra Pradesh.
Steps to apply for AP DSC Recruitment 2018:
Step 1: Go to the official website for Commissioner of School Education- schooledu.ap.gov.in/DSENEW.
Step 2: Click on the tab for the ‘Recruitment of Teachers’.
Step 3: Click on the Payment Gateway link and make application fee payment.
Step 4: Go back to the recruitment page and click on submit application link.
Step 5: Take a print out of the completed application form for future reference.
The lower age limit is 18 years and upper age limit is 44 years.
The AP TET and TRT examinations will begin on December 6, 2018, and will conclude on January 2, 2019. Candidates can check the detailed schedule for the exams in the official notification.
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AP DSC Notification 2018: The Andhra Pradesh District Selection Committee (AP DSC) 2018 on Friday released the notification for at least 7,675 teacher posts. The state department of school education has called applications for the post of teachers out of which 4,341 belongs to the Government Zilla Parishad and Mandal Parishad Schools, at least 1,100 posts belong to the Municipal Schools, 909 posts belong to the Model Schools, 800 posts belong to the Tribal Welfare Schools and 175 belong to the AP Residential Educational Institutions.
Interested candidates are asked to apply online on the official website- cse.ap.gov.in. Application forms will be available from November 1 till November 16.
Steps to apply for AP DSC 2018:
Step 1: Visit the AP DSC official website- cse.ap.gov.in.
Step 2: Click on the link which reads- ‘AP DSC Notification 2018’.
Step 3: Enter all the details which are required and submit.
Step 4: Download and copy of it.
Step 5: Take a print out of the same and keep it for future reference.
Note the important dates for the AP DSC 2018 examination:
Choosing exam centres: November 19 and 24
Online Test: December 6 this year to January 2, 2019
The examination for Secondary Grade Teachers posts will be held in the last slot, from December 28 to January 2. All the examinations will be held in two sessions per day- morning and afternoon. The examination will be held for two-and-a-half-hours for School Assistant, Teacher Graduate Teachers, Language Pandita and Physical Education Teachers. However, the duration of exam for Post Graduate Teachers, Principals, Music, craft, Art and Drawing and Secondary Grade Teachers will be held for three hours.
Candidates must note that online mock tests will be made available on the official website from November 17 onwards. The first key will be released within 48 hours of the exam and the final key will be released a week later. The results of the examinations will be declared after two weeks of the exam date.