Kerala GDS Recruitment 2023 (2462 Posts) Notification Apply Online

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Kerala GDS Recruitment 2023

Latest Update Dated 28.01.2023: Indian Post has Started the Kerala GDS Application. Candidates Can Check More Details from Below….

About Kerala GDS Recruitment :

Indian Post (Kerala Postal Cricle) has Recently Announced and Invited the Online Applications from the Eligible Candidates for the Posts of BRANCH POSTMASTER, ASSISTANT BRANCH POSTMASTER (ABPM) & DAK SEVAK. The total number of Vacancies for these Posts were 2462 Posts. Many Interested and Eligible Candidates applied for these Posts online. The Process of Submission of Online Applications for these Posts was commenced from  27.01.2023 and Last Date to Apply for these Posts was 16.02.2023. Check the other details from below.

Origination NameIndian Post (Kerala Postal Circle)
No. of Vacancy2462 Posts
Selection ProcessMerit-Based
Exam DateNo Exam
Application Submission Start Date27.01.2023
Last Date to Apply Online16.02.2023

Details of Vacancy :

Gramin Dak Sevaks – 2462 Posts

Age Limit :

The minimum and maximum of age for the purpose of engagement to GDS posts shall be 18 and 40 years respectively as on 16.02.2023 the date of notification of the vacancies. Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories is as under:-

Sl. No.CategoryPermissible age relaxation
1.Schedule Cast/ Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)5 years
2.Other Backward Classes (OBC)3 years
3.Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)No relaxation*
4.Persons with Disabilities (PwD)10 years*
5.Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC13 years*
6.Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC/ST15 years*

Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA) :

The following Minimum TRCA shall be payable to the categories of GDS as mentioned in Directorate Order No.17-31/2016-GDS dated 25.06.2018.

CategoryMinimum TRCA for 4 Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab
BPMRs.12,000/- -29,380/
ABPM/DakSevakRs.10,000/- -24,470/-

Education Qualification :

  1. Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard with passing marks in Mathematics and English (having been studied as compulsory or elective subjects) conducted by any recognized Board of School Education by the Government of India/State Governments/ Union Territories in India shall be a mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of Gramin Dak Sevak. (Referred to in Directorate Order No 17-31/2016-GDS dated 25.06.2018). The Candidate passed Xth class examination in first attempt will be treated as meritorious against those passed compartmentally.
  2. Compulsory Knowledge of Local Language – The candidate should have studied the local language at least up to 10th standard [as compulsory or elective subjects] as declared by the State Government or as per constitutional provisions relating to the 8th schedule of Constitution of India.
  3. Basic Computer Training – The candidates for all approved categories of GDS referred to in (i) above will be required to furnish Basic Computer Training Course Certificate of at least 60 days duration from any Computer Training Institute run by Central Government/State Government /Universities / Boards / Private Institutions Organizations.This requirement of basic computer knowledge certificate shall be relaxable in cases where a candidate has studied computer as a subject in Matriculation or class XII or any other higher educational level and in such cases, a separate certificate will not be insisted upon.

Application Fee :

Applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS Male should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. Payment of fee is exempted for all female candidates, all SC/ST candidates and all PwD candidates. Candidate who requires to make the payment has to visit any Head Post Office or other identified Post Offices In India.

How to Pay Fee :

The applicant can also pay the fee through online mode of payment using the URL provided in the Home page. All recognized Credit/Debit cards and Net Banking facility can be availed for this purpose. Charges applicable for usage of Debit/Credit cards and net banking as per the rules from time to time will be levied to the candidates.

Offline payments can be made at any Head Post Office.

How to Apply :

Only online application will be accepted from the candidate. Candidate who desires to apply online will have to register himself / herself in the portal through with effect from 27.01.2023 to 16.02.2023 with the following basic details to obtain the Registration Number:-

  1. Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
  2. Father Name
  3. Mobile Number (Unique for one Registration number)
  4. Date of Birth
  5. Gender
  6. Community
  7. PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability
  8. State in which Xth class passed
  9. Board in which Xth class passed
  10. Year of Passing Xth class
  11. Xth Class Certificate Number / Roll Number (optional)

Selection Process :

  • Merit Based

Important Dates for Kerala GDS Recruitment :-

ParticularsImportant Dates
Application Started 27.01.2023
Last Date of Application Submission16.02.2023

Important Link Area for Kerala GDS Recruitment :-

Download AdvertisementDetailed Notification pdf
Apply Online
Apply Online 
Merit ListKerala GDS Result Merit List
Official Website

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Question)

How can I Apply for Kerala GDS Posts?

Visit the Official Website of Indian Post.
Click on Recruitment Tab Option.
Click on Undergoing Vacancies for the Given Posts..
Click on Online Application.
Click on New User & Register Yourself.
Fill All the Required Details.
Click on Final Submission.
Take a Print out of Application.

What is the Qualification for Kerala GDS Posts?

Detailed Qualification is mentioned above, you can check the same from above.

Can Other State Candidates Apply for Kerala GDS Posts?


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