Kerala Postal Circle Recruitment 2019 2086 GDS Posts

Kerala Postal Circle Recruitment 2019 | Kerala Postal Circle Notification for GDS Posts | Total 2086 Job Vacancies | Apply Online Application Form @ Kerala Postal Circle Careers (i.e. | Last Date 04 Sep 2019


Kerala Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2019 – Kerala Postal Circle invites Online applications for recruitment of 2086 Branch Postmaster (BPM) Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM), Dak Sevaks Posts. This online facility will be available in the Official website from 05 Aug 2019 to 04 Sep 2019. Prospective candidates will have to apply online after carefully reading the detailed advertisement regarding the process of examination, eligibility criteria, online registration processes, application fee/ intimation charges, pattern of examination, Syllabus,  How to Apply, Question Paper, issuance of admit cards/call letters, Exam Date, Result Date etc. and ensure that they fulfill the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.


Kerala Postal Circle Recruitment 2018 2086 GDS Posts:

Organization Name: Kerala Postal Circle


Job Category: Central Govt Jobs


Total No of Vacancies: 2086


Job Location: Kerala


Latest Kerala Postal Circle Vacancy Details:

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

Kerala Postal Circle Invites Applications for the Following Posts

SI No Name of Post
1. Branch Postmaster (BPM)
2. Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)
3. Dak Sevak

Community wise Consolidation of Posts

Category No. of Posts
EWS 197
OBC 416
PWD-A 06
PWD-B 22
PWD-C 26
SC 143
ST 37
UR 1235
Total 2086



Eligibility Criteria for Kerala Postal Circle Vacancy 2019:

Educational Qualification:

Qualification (i) 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 Sevaks.(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.
(ii)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.

Knowledge of Cycling Knowledge of Cycling is a pre-requisite condition for all GDS posts. In case of a candidate having knowledge of riding a scooter or motor cycle, that may be considered as knowledge of cycling. The candidate has to submit a declaration to this effect


Age Limit: (As on 05.08.2019)

The minimum and maximum of age for the purpose of engagement to GDS posts shall be 18 and 40 years respectively as on 05.08.2019 the date of notification of the vacancies. Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories are as under:-

Sl. No. Category Permissible 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) + OBC 13 years*
6. Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC/ST 15 years*

Note:- 1* There will be no relaxation in upper age limit to EWS candidates. However, the persons belonging to EWSs who are not covered under the scheme of reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs shall get 10% reservation in engagement to the Gramin Dak Sevak posts in the Department of Posts as per Directorate instructions circulated vide no. 17-09/2019-GDS dated 26.02.2019.

Note:-2* All Recruiting Authorities shall maintain reservation for persons with disabilities to all categories of GDS posts except for persons with benchmark of disability “Blind” (for all categories of GDS). Percentage of reservation may be maintained as in the case of SC,. ST and OBC categories in GDS posts as per Directorate order no. 17-08/2017-GDS dated 26.02.2019. Relaxation in upper age limit is subject to the condition that maximum age of the applicant on the crucial date shall not exceed 55 years.


Salary Details:

SI No Category Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab Minimum TRCA for 5 hours/Level 2 in TRCA slab
1. Branch Postmaster (BPM) Rs.12,000/- Rs. Rs.14,500/-


Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)

Dak Sevak

Rs.10,000/- Rs.12,000/-


Selection Procedure for Kerala Postal Circle:

Selection Procedure:

Kerala Postal Circle may follow the following process to select the candidates.

1. Merit List


Application Fee/Exam Fee: 

Name of the Community Fee Details
Gen/ OBC Applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS Male should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- ( Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. Candidate who requires to make the payment has to visit any Head Post Office or other identified Post Offices In India. Names of the offices are available in the website
SC/ ST/ Ex-Servicemen Nil
Note: 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.


How to apply online for Kerala Postal Circle GDS Post:  

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 or with effect from 05.08.2019 to 04.09.2019 with the following basic details to obtain the Registration Number:-

  1. i) Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
  2. ii) Father Name iii) Mobile Number (Unique for one Registration number)
  3. iv) Date of Birth v) Gender vi) Community

vii) PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability

viii) State in which Xth class passed

  1. ix) Board in which Xth class passed
  2. x) Year of Passing Xth class
  3. xi) Xth Class Certificate Number / Roll Number (optional)

Only one Registration is allowed for one candidate. The same registration number should be used for submission of applications during the cycle to any of the circles. Mobile number mapping is mandatory for Registration.Once Registered the same mobile number will not be allowed for further Registrations of any other candidates also. In case of any duplicate Registration is found by altering the basic details all the candidatures relating to all such Registrations will be removed for consideration of selection.Any candidate who forgot the registration number can retrieve the registration number through option ‘Forgot registration’.


Important Dates for Kerala Postal Circle GDS Post: 

Starting Date for Submission of Application 05 Aug 2019
Last date for Submission of Application 04 Sep 2019


Kerala Postal Circle GDS Official Notification & Application Link:

Kerala Postal Circle Official Website Career Page Click Here
Kerala Postal Circle Official Notification PDF Click Here
Kerala Postal Circle Online Application Form Click Here

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