[Recruitment] Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission (HPSSC) / (HPSSSB) Vacancy for Various Posts 2016 Advt 32-3/2016 October Apply Online

Online Applications are invited for direct recruitment of under mentioned categories of posts using  the website of Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission i.e. The online application can be filled up from  18-10-2016 to 17-11-2016  till 11.59 PM, thereafter website link will be disabled.
 The candidates  are  strictly  advised  to  apply  online  well  in  advance  without  waiting  for  closing  date  of  submission  of Online  Recruitment Application Form.
The  Printed  copy  of  the  online  application  form  along  with  necessary  original  certificates  and  self attested photocopies must be brought at the time of Personal Interview.  No offline Application Form or copy of downloaded Application Form will be accepted by the Commission.


Date for determining eligibility of all candidates in respect of Essential Qualification(s) and Experience, If any, etc. shall be the prescribed closing date for submission of On Line Recruitment Application Form (ORA) i.e. 17.11.2016

Age: The applicant should be between 18 to 45 years as on 01-01-2016 (Except Post Code 538 to 549,554&555) .The upper age limit is relaxable by five years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Other  Backward  Classes,  Persons  with  disabilities  &  Children/Grand  Children  of  Freedom  Fighters  of  Himachal Pradesh.  The  upper  age  relaxation  is  also  available  to  Ex-servicemen  candidates  of  H.P.  as  per  provisions  of relevant rules/instructions of H.P. Govt.

Note:-i)  The  candidates  must  read  the  instructions  carefully,  which  are  available  on  the  website  of  the HPSSC, i.e.  http://hpsssb.hp.gov.in/  before filling up Online Recruitment Application  Forms (ORA) for the post(s) concerned.

ii)  No.  of  post(s)  is/  are  tentative  and  may  increase  or  decrease  from  time  to  time  for  different categories of posts.

iii) For the post of JE (Civil) , LT,DM, PET& Shastri under  Post Codes- 529, 569 to 572 Selection will be made on the  basis  of  “Merit  –Cum-Option-Cum-Availability  of  Post”.  The  candidate  will  have  to  exercise  the  option  in writing at the time of interview.
iv)  The  recommendations  of  the  Commission  will  be  valid  till  the  appointments  are  offered  to  the  candidates  by  the Appointing Authority or for a period of one year from the date of recommendations which-ever is earliest. Further, the recommendations shall be made by the Commission from the existing panel as and when the requisitions in respect of the  additional  vacancies  are  received  from  different  departments  for  similar  posts  with  common  Recruitment  and Promotion Rules till the waiting panel in operation is exhausted or six months, whichever is earlier.”

v) The Commission reserves the right to dispense with the written examination for any post keeping in view the number of applications viz-a-viz vacancies and other circumstances and conduct the Personal Interview/Skill test / Physical test directly.

Important Dates :

Opening date for submission of Online Recruitment Application Form (ORA) : 18-10-2016

Closing date for submission of Online Recruitment Application Form (ORA) : 17-11- 2016 till 11:59 PM

Online Link for Apply : http://hpsssb.hp.gov.in/

The detail of Posts:

For More Details and Eligibility Criteria do read this notification carefully.  

Download Official Notification :

Books for 
Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission (HPSSSB) Exams :

HPSSC Syllabus includes following Sections :

HPSSC/HPSSSB Exams are usually of 200 Marks. 200 Multiple Choice Questions are asked in 2 hours duration. Mainly Post/Subject/Field related subjects are asked more while GK/Science/English/Hindi etc also asked.

  1. Post/ Subject / Field Related Questions
  2. General Kowlegde
  3. General Knowledge of Himachal Pradesh / HP GK
  4. Everyday Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, IT)
  5. General English
  6. Hindi
  7. Logic (Also Include basic maths/puzzles etc)
  8. Current Affair

Himachal GK :

Follow "Himachal The Wonderland By Jag Mohan Balokhra"

Alloukik Himachal Pradesh The wonder land Hindi Edition"

Logic :

RS Aggarwal Reasoning / Here


Kiran Publication Reasoning / Here

Maths :

Fastrack Mathematics by Arihant / Here


Magical Maths by M. Tyra / Here

Hindi Edition : 
Magical Maths by M. Tyra / Here


Quantitative Aptitude by R S Aggarwal / Here

Hindi Edition : 
Ankganit For Competitive Exams by R S Aggarwal / Here

Current Affair :

  • Read Any Newspaper Daily
  • Make Current affair Notes form newspaper or online
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