Kerala PSC university assistant notification 2018 recruitment exams dates

Kerala Public Service Commission has announced Kerala PSC university assistant notification 2018. Dates of examinations for recruiting candidates to posts of University assistant will be held in year 2019. Last date to apply for University Assistant exam is till 19th December 2018.

Present rank list wil expire by August 2019 and immediately after that new rank list will come into effect from which University assistants will be appointed. Till now around 1829 candidates got appointed from the rank list and this makes more people apply for this notification given out in November 2018. Kerala PSC university assistant notification has come out on November 2018. Examinations for recruitment will be held within 6 months of notification. As per present PSC recruitment this job opportunity will be available for vacancies announced foreign post of University assistance in all Universities at Kerala.

Appointment of candidates will be done based on rank list which will be prepared after examinations point more than 500000 candidates have applied for university assistant recruitment which was held 2 years back in 2016. In 2018 it is expected that there will be more than 600000 applications for around 1000 vacancies in universities.

There will be objective type question answer for this examination conducted by Kerala public service commission. Candidates who are coming for government jobs have already started attending PSC coaching classes only video tutorials and solved PSC question papers in previous years.

Kerala PSC university assistant notification

Kerala PSC university assistant notification 2018

Gazette notification by Kerala PSC was for around 17 posts and Last Date to Apply is till 12.00 am on 12 December 2018 (12-12-2018).

Qualification – Degree or equivalent qualification including B.Tech, B.Sc Nursling. Candidates who are studying for Last year graduation cannot apply for this post.

Age Limit – 18 to 36 years whose birth date is between 2-1-1982 and 1-1-2000.

OBC candidates will get 3 years and Scheduled castes will get 5 years relaxation.

University Assistant Salary scales

Salary scale for an University Assistant in Kerala will be Rs.27800 to 59400

Starting salary will be Rs. 34370 from which Rs.3197 will be deducted. (10% of Contribution pension fund to addition of Basic and DA allowance).

University Assistant exam date

Examination date of Kerala University Assistant will be done within 6 months of recruitment notitifcation on November 2018.


University Assistant examination syllabus includes 10 subjects as follows,

Quantitative Aptitude, mental Ability or Test of reasoning, General science, Current Affairs, India / Kerala General Affairs, General English, Indian Constitution, Language, Cyber Laws.

Exam Time – 1 hour 15 minutes

There will be 10 questions from each subject along with 10 questions based on Malayalam language.

Other recruitment notifications announced by Kerala Public Service Commission are Junior Health Inspector (NCA), Ayurveda Pharmacist (NCA), Homeo pharmacist (NCA), Pharmacist Grade II in Hemeopathy, Medical Officer (Eye) in Indian Systems of Medicine, Driver – Office Attendant in Company / Corporation / Board (NCA), Optometrist grade II in Health Department, HSST Arabic, Maths Junior (NCA), Junior Instructor (Draftsman Civil), Prosthetic and Orthotic Engineer, Dental Surgeon (NCA), LDC in various departments (SC/ST), Diary Extension Officer (NCA), Lift Mechanic (NCA).