Gujarat Administrative Service Exam 2022 – Notification Out! Check Vacancy , Selection Process & More

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Gujarat Administrative Services Notification for 2022 Out! A total of 32 vacancies have been announced for the posts of Assistant Commissioner of state tax, and Assistant Commissioner Tribal Development.  This is a great Gujarat Government Job opportunity for the candidates. The recruitment through the 2021 examination cycle is also ongoing. Get all details of the Gujarat Administrative Services Exam in this article.

  • The applications must be submitted between 25th August 2022 to 9th September 2022
  • The applicants will have to undergo a selection process comprising of preliminary exam, mains exam, and interview.
  • The finally selected candidates will be entitled to a pay matrix level 10 – Rs. 56,100 to 1,77,500/-.
  • The probation period shall last for 2 years.
  • For the Gujarat Administrative Services Exam 2021, the applications for the Mains Exam were accepted till 24th February 2022.


GPSC Administrative Services Recruitment Overview

Recruiting Body

Gujarat Public Service Commission

Cycle 2021 2022


  • Junior Scale Deputy Collector/ Deputy District Development Officer
  • Assistant Commissioner of State Tax
  • Assistant Commissioner Tribal Development

Total Vacancies



Application Start Date

28th September 2021

25th August 2022

Last Date to Apply

13th October 2021

9th September 2022

Prelim Exam

26th December 2021 

8th January 2023 (Tentative)
Mains Application Dates 10th to 24th February 2022 To be announced

Mains Exam Date

To be announced

To be announced

Interview Exam Date

To be announced

To be announced


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Download GPSC Administrative Services Notification 2021 

GPSC Administrative Services Latest Updates

25th August 2022: GPSC Administrative Services Notification 2022 Out

The Gujarat Public Service Commission has released the notification for the Administrative Services Exam 2022. A total of 32 vacancies have been announced. Check all details of the same in the following article.

4th February 2022: GPSC Administrative Services Mains Notification Out

The GPSC Administrative Services prelims result has been released and the successful candidate is required to apply for the mains exam. The required documents are also required to be uploaded. The same can be done between 10th to 24th February 2022.

Download GPSC Administrative Services Mains Notification

25th January 2022: GSC Administrative Services Prelims Result Out

The GPSC has released the result for the GPSC Administrative Services Prelims exam. The successful candidates will be appearing for the mains exam.

Download GPSC Administrative Services Prelims Result

GPSC Administrative Service Vacancy 2022

A total of 32 vacancies have been released for the posts of Assistant Commissioner of state tax, and Assistant Commissioner Tribal Development. The category-wise distribution of vacancies is as given below.

Gujarat Administrative Services Vacancy
Category Vacancy
Vacancy 2022: Assistant Commissioner of State Tax
General 14
SC 1
ST 4
Total 28
Vacancy 2022: Assistant Commissioner Tribal Development
General 1
SC 1
ST 1
Total 4
Vacancy 2021: Junior Scale Deputy Collector/ Deputy District Development Officer
General 8
SC 1
ST 2
Total 15

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GPSC Administrative Service Apply Online

The candidates  can apply for the Gujarat Administrative Services Exam between 25th August 2022 to 9th September 2022. The steps to apply online are:

Direct Link to Apply for Gujarat Administrative Services Exam


Step 1: Visit the the Ojas Portal for online application.

Step 2.  Go to Online Application, and click on Apply.

Step 3. Click on Apply button against the advertisement for GPSC Administrative Services. Read the details and click on Apply Now.

Step 4. Click on New Registration. Enter the required details and complete the registration process to obtain your registration number.

Step 5. Login using your Registration Number, and proceed to fill the application form.

Step 6: Upload the required documents. You may use the  PrepForSure Resize Tool to optimize the size of these documents for uploading.

Step 7: Pay the application fee as per the category.

Step 8: Submit the application form. Take a printout of the same for future reference.

GPSC Administrative Service Application Fee

The candidates will have to pay an application fee of Rs. 100 + relevant charges in order to apply. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/EWS/SEBC/PWD candidates are exempted from the payment of the application fee.

Gujarat Administrative Service Eligibility Criteria 2022

The interested candidates who satisfy the Gujarat Administrative Service eligibility criteria in terms of educational qualification, age limit, and nationality shall be able to apply online. The details on eligibility criteria are as follows:

A. Gujarat Administrative Service Age Limit

The candidate must be aged between 20 to 36 years of age as of 9th September 2022 in order to be eligible for the said posts. The relaxations in upper age limit shall be applicable for reserved category candidates is as follows

Category Age Relaxation
S.&E.B.C., E.W.S., S.C. &
S.T. Male candidates of Gujarat origin.
05 years (Maximum up to 45 years.)

Women candidates of
unreserved Category
05 years (Maximum up to 45 years.)

Women Candidates of Reserved Category
10 years (including 05 years relaxation as Woman, Maximum up to 45 years.)

Physically disabled candidates
maximum up to 10 (ten) years subject to his / her ability to discharge duties attached to the posts, as may be performed by any other normal persons, on the bais of production of medical certificate prescribed by GAD circular dated 01-12-2008 from the
Medical Board. (Maximum up to 45 years.)

Government Servant.
No relaxation in upper age will be available to Government Servant

Ex-servicemen /
The length of military service (At least five years of military
services) + 3 years

B. Gujarat Administrative Services Educational Qualification

The candidate must have a Graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized University/ Institute to be eligible for the said posts.

C. Nationality

The candidate must fulfill  either of the following nationality conditions

  • a citizen of India
  • a subject of Nepal or Bhutan
  • a Tibetan refugee migrated permanently in India on 1st January 19262
  • a person of Indian origin from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malavi Polland, Ethiopia, or Vietnam

Gujarat Administrative Service Selection Process 2022

The selection of the candidates for various posts under the Gujarat Administrative Services will be based on a 3-stage process which  will include the following:

  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Main Exam
  3. Interview

The weightage of each of these stages is given below

Weightage (Marks)

Prelims Exam 400
Mains Exam 900
Interview 100

Gujarat Administrative Services Exam Pattern 2022

The scheme of examination for various stages of selection under the Gujarat Administrative Service exam are as follows:

A. Gujarat Administrative Service Prelims Exam Pattern

  • The prelims exam shall consist of objective-type questions.
  • The exam shall consist of two papers i.e. General Studies I and General Studies II.
  • The duration of each paper shall be 180 mins.





Paper I

General Studies-I


180 minutes

Paper II

General Studies-II


180 minutes

Total 400 360 minutes

B. Gujarat Administrative Service Mains Exam Pattern

  • The mains exam shall consist of  descriptive papers.
  • Each paper shall carry 150 marks and the duration for each of these papers shall be 3 hours.





Paper I

Gujarati Language


3 hours

Paper II

English Language


3 hours

Paper III



3 hours

Paper IV

General Studies -I


3 hours

Paper V

General Studies -II


3 hours

Paper VI

General Studies -III


3 hours

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Gujarat Administrative Service Admit Card

The Gujarat Public Service Commission issues admit cards for its exams nearly a month before the exam date. The admit card will be made available on the internet. Candidates who have successfully completed the application process can obtain their admit cards from the GPSC's official website. Steps to download the Gujarat Administrative Service Admit Card are mentioned below.

Step 1: Go to GPSC’s official website

Step 2: Go to the Advertisements Tab, and click the link for Gujarat Administrative Services Exam.

Step 3: Now click on the link to download GPSC Administrative Service Admit Card.

Step 4: Enter your details like confirmation number and DOB to login.

Step 5: The Gujarat Administrative Service Admit Card will now be displayed on your screen

Step 6: Download it and take a printout of the same for the examination

Gujarat Administrative Service Salary

The candidates appointed to the Class 1 posts under Gujarat Administrative Services will be entitled to Pay Matrix Level 10 (INR 56,100 – INR 1,77,500).

Best Books for Gujarat Administrative Service Exam

Books are a great source of knowledge, and preparing for any exam with the help of books will not only clear your doubts, but will also cover the entire syllabus. The table below lists the Gujarat Administrative Service books that can be used as study guides for the test.

Name of the Book



General Knowledge 

General Studies

Manohar Pandey

General Knowledge 

Arihant Experts

The fundamentals of General Knowledge for Competitive Exams 

Disha Experts

Objective General English


S.P Bakshi

General English for Competitive exams

S.C. Gupta

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How to Prepare for Gujarat Administrative Service Exam?

Since GPSC is a reputable Organization, the grade of examination is frequently difficult. Candidates must complete each part completely and carefully. We have listed some useful preparation tips which will definitely help you boost your exam preparation and performance.

  • Candidates can practise looking through books for specific subjects to assist them understand the fundamental concepts.
  • It is also necessary to read newspapers on a regular basis in order to stay up to date on current events throughout the world.
  • To learn about General Knowledge, use the PrepForSure Current Affairs.
  • Practice what you have studied on a daily basis by solving mock tests, previous year papers and test series.
  • Attend live classes to clear your doubts regarding any topic or subject

If you are preparing for the exam then you can download Gujarat Administrative Service Previous Year Paper here!

Gujarat Administrative Service Result

The Gujarat Administrative Service Result will be declared on the official website of GPSC. Candidates can check their result to see whether they have qualified for the next stage or have been selected for the position or not. Steps to check the Gujarat Administrative Service Result are mentioned below

Step 1: Visit the official website of GPSC 

Step 2: Once on the website, select the 'News and events' page.

Step 3: Once the tab has been opened, click on the link that says 'List of eligible candidates for application inspection.'

Step 4: A new tab will be opened.

Step 5: The result of the candidate will be presented on the screen.

Step 6: Save the Gujarat Administrative Service Result on your computer and print it for future reference.

Hopefully, this article on the Gujarat Administrative Service Exam 2021 was informative for all the candidates. The interested candidates before applying must go through the official notification carefully. The readers can download the PrepForSure App to prepare for various civil services exams.