Village Field Assistant in Kerala Revenue (288/2016) Examination

PSC has notified examination for the post Village Field Assistant in Kerala Revenue Department. Category number of the notification is 288/2016. According to this notification, anyone who has passed 7th Standard and having cycling skill can apply. There is no ineligibility for those having higher education standards to apply for Village Field Assistant. So, those who passed SSLC, Degree etc can apply. Village Field Assistant is the new name given to the post Village Man in Kerala Revenue Department and is one of the few posts where PSC conducts direct recruitment to Revenue department. Public Service Commission conducts different examinations for each districts and there will be different question papers and cut off marks. Anyone who apply for Village Field Assistant can apply to only one district. Right now, only anticipatory vacancies are reported. So we do not know the exact number of vacancies in each districts. According to High Court verdict in 2006, women too can apply to Village Field Assistant post.

Eligibility Criteria
Applicant must have passed at least 7th Standard and must know cycling. His /her age must be between 18 and 36. That means the date of birth must be between 02-01-1980 and 01-01-1998 including both dates. For OBC , SC and ST categories, the upper age limit is 39 and 42 respectively. Both men and women are eligible to apply for Village Field Assistant. There is no restriction on those having higher education qualifications.

Syllabus and Exam Pattern
PSC conducts OMR based objective type examination for Village Field Assistant post. There will be 100 questions in the question booklet. Date of examination is not yet published. The department rank of Village Field Assistant is just above last grade services. So the exam syllabus of Village Filed Assistant is:

Examination Syllabus

How to Apply
To apply for Village Field Assistant post, you must login to Kerala PSC official website and look for the category number 288/2016 under notification. If you see the alert 'You are Ineligible' when you click Apply button, choose the option to change qualification and select the one in your profile. It is a district wise selection and you can choose only one district. The direct link to login your PSC account:

District wise Vacancies
DistrictExamination Date Cut Off Mark Date Of Publishing of Rank list
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Kollam --- --- ---
Pathanamthitta --- --- ---
Alappuzha --- --- ---
Kottayam --- --- ---
Idukki --- --- ---
Ernakulam --- --- ---
Thrissur --- --- ---
Palakkad --- --- ---
Malappuram --- --- ---
Kozhikode --- --- ---
Wayanad --- --- ---
Kannur --- --- ---
Kasaragod --- --- ---

Details at a Glance
Name of the post: Village Field Assistant

Type of recruitment: Direct

Salary scale of Village Field Assistant: 17500 - 37500 Indian Rupees

Number of vacancies: anticipated

Examination date:

Date of publishing of rank list:

Cut off mark:

Expected Questions

It is better you start studying for Village Field Assistant test as soon as possible using the sample questions and answers provided below.
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