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Kerala Public Service Commission is where Government job seekers in Kerala state depend for getting recruitment. This is why Kerala PSC latest news updates is awaited by all. Official Kerala PSC bulletin is issued 2 times in a month by KPSC which will have all details of PSC decisions, rank list publishing dates, exam calendar .etc.

Kerala PSC recruitment notifications are given out every month based on existing vacancies in government departments. To keep up to date with upcoming notifications, examinations it is important to know what is happening in this sector at present.

KPSC Kerala psc latest news on PSC examination calendars for every month is important in knowing examination dates and date of Hall tickets availability. LDC Lower Division clerks and LGS Last grade servants, Secretarial Assistants are three examinations conducted by PSC that has highest number of applicants.

Every week important news updates regarding different PSC recruitment notifications come up in Kerala PSC. Lakhs of job seekers have written PSC examination and waiting to know when will their results be published. It is important to know when will short lists and rank lists be published.

Kerala psc latest news updates

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2 December 2017

On 2-12-2017 Kerala PSC decided to issue recruitment notification for 18 posts including vacancies of Assistants and Auditors for Secretariat, PSC, Local fund, Advocate General office, Vigilance Tribunal, Special Judge and Enquiry Commissioner Office. Based on Court order recruitment notification for cath lab technician in medical education department will be stopped. PSC will request government to avoid work experience in qualification for recruiting Studio attender for Technical Education Department. State level recruitment notification will be given for female assistant prison officer, assistant prison officer posts for which notification was given earlier.

Indian systems of medicine, insurance Medical Services Department medical officer in Ayurveda, assistant insurance medical officer Ayurveda, homoeopathy or insurance Medical Services Department medical officer in homeo, assistant insurance medical officer homeo, forest range officer, commerce training department electronic mechanic, instrument mechanic, machinist, stenographer and secretarial assistant, English, Turner trade junior instructor , NiyamaSabha Secretariat reader Grade II, Army Welfare Department welfare organisation, Medical Education Department laboratory technician grade II, college education department lecturer in statistics, GCDA Town planning officer, health department or Municipal government services Junior Public Health nurse Grade 2, survey and land records department attender will be in this notification.

Assistant engineer electrical post vacancy in TRIDA will be filled from land list of PWD and Kerala Irrigation (Jalasechana) departments.


As per news on 2-12-2017 Interviews for Assistant Information Officer in information and Public Relations department, dental hygienist in health department, lecturer in mathematics at a college education department, soil survey officer or research assistant for technical assistant or cartographer in soil survey and soil conservation department will be conducted soon.

Online examinations

Online examination for lecturer in commercial practice post for technical education department will be conducted. (News 2-12-17)

Practical Test

Practical test for roller driver Grade 2 in Municipal government services will be done. (News 2-12-17)

Short list

Short list for Assistant dental surgeon (OX) in Health department, Fireman trainee in Fire and rescue services, Nurse Grade II in Homeopathy department in Kozhikode will be published. (News 2-12-17)

Rank list

Probability list for Weaving master in Hantex will be given. Rank list for Confidential assistant Grade II in departments at Thiruvananthapuram will be published. (News 2-12-17)


40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment notification 30-11-2017 category no 501 – 540

Kerala Public service commission has given recruitment notification for 40 posts on extra ordinary gazette date 30-11-2017. Candidates can apply for 40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment till 3rd January 2018. KPSC is inviting applications from eligible candidates for Special Recruitment from among ST only for around 38 posts in this notification.

There is General recruitment only for 2 posts like Vanitha Civil excise officer and Assistant Information officer in this PSC notification. Kerala PSC recruitment notification as per Extra ordinary gazette date 30-11-2017 is given for category numbers from 501 to 540.

As most posts mentioned among 40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment dated 30.11.2017 is as per special recruitment for Scheduled Tribes most number of candidates from General category is looking out for details of Women Civil excise officer in Kerala excise department and Assistant Information officer in Information and Public relations department.

Last date for applying to these vacancies as per notification for 40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment is 3rd January 2018 (3-1-2018).

Extraordinary Gazette Date is 30.11.2017

40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment all posts details

How to Apply – Interested candidates who have done One Time registration can apply directly at Kerala Public Service Commission Thulasi website

Complete details of Official recruitment notifications is available for applying online at –

  • General recruitment

Category No: 501/2017 – Women Civil Excise Officer 20,000 – 45800. Anticipated Vacancies in all districts.

Category No: 534/2017 – Assistant Information Officer in Information and Public Relations. 27800 – 59400.

40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment notification

  • Special recruitment ST only

Category No: 502/2017 – Head of Section (Computer Hardware Maintenance) for Technical Education (Polytechnic Colleges). Salary 45800-87000.

Category No: 503/2017 – Port Officer in Kerala Port Department. Salary 42640- 58640.

Category No: 504/2017 – Medical Officer Panchakarma in Indian Systems of Medicine. Salary 39500- 83000

Category No: 505/2017 – Higher Secondary School Teacher (Junior) Geography in Kerala Higher Secondary Education . Salary 2300-68700

Category No: 506/2017 – Higher Secondary School Teacher (Junior) Geography . Salary 6180-29180

Category No: 507/2017 – Higher Secondary School Teacher (Junior) Mathematics in 32300-68700

Category No: 508/2017 – Higher Secondary School Teacher (Junior) –Sociology (NCA -Hindu Nadar). Salary 32300-68700

Category No: 509/2017 – Dental Hygienist in Health Services. Salary 22,200-48,000

Category No: 510/2017 – Technical Assistant in Ayurveda Medical Education (Government Ayurveda Colleges). Salary 19,000 – 43,600

Category No: 511/2017 and 512/2017 – Technical Superintendent (Dairy) in Kerala Co­operative Milk Marketing Federation Limited. Salary 18810 – ­ 37970

Category No: 513/2017 – Technician Gr II (Boiler Operator) for Kerala Co­operative Milk Marketing Federation Limited. Salary 10405­2424

Category No: 514/2017 – Staff Nurse Gr ­II for Health Services. Salary 27,800 – 59,400

Category No: 515/2017, 516/2017, 517/2017 – Junior Public Health Nurse Gr-II for Health Services/Municipal Common Service. Salary 22,200-48,000

Category No: 518/2017, 519/2017,  520/2017- Junior Public Health Nurse Gr-II. Salary 22,200-48,000

Category No: 521/2017 – Pharmacist Grade II. Salary 22,200-48,000

Category No: 522/2017, 523/2017 – Part Time High School Assistant (Urdu). 19000-43600

Category No: 524/2017 – Part Time Junior Language Teacher (Arabic) – LPS. 18,000-41,500

Category No: 525/2017, 526/2017, 527/2017 – Part Time Junior Language Teacher (Arabic) – LPS . 18 ,000-41,500

Category No: 528/2017 – Driver Gr.II (HDV) in various departments. Salary 18,000 – 41,500

Category No: 529/2017, 530/2017, 531/2017 – Driver Gr. II (HDV) (Ex-Servicemen only) for NCC/Sainik Welfare Department. Salary 18000 – 41500

Category No: 532/2017 – Tractor Driver in Agriculture department. 18,000-41,500

Category No: 533/2017 – Chauffeur Gr.II in Tourism. 9190-15780

Category No: 535/2017 – Assistant insurance medical officer for Insurance medical services. 45800 ­ 89000

Category No: 536/2017 – Employment Officer for National Employment Service (Kerala). 36,600 – 79,200

Category No: 537/2017 – Ophthalmic Assistant Grade II. 11620 – 20240

Category No: 538/2017 – System Analyst for Kerala State Coir Corporation Limited. 4370­-12400

Category No: 539/2017 – Confidential Assistant Grade II (SR for SC/ST only) for various departments. 20000­45800

Category No: 540/2017 – Attender Grade II for Homoeopathy. 17000 – 37500

Last Date

The Last date to apply for 40 posts Kerala PSC recruitment notification with extra ordinary gazette date is 30-11-2017 for category numbers from 501 to 540 is Wednesday, 3rd January 2018.


Kerala PSC Posts Job Recruitment Notification 2017 Apply Last Date, Exam

Latest PSC notification is for 40 posts in which 2 are for generalk category and 38 posts for special recruitment with gazette date 30.11-2017 for category no. from 501/2017 to 540/2017. Recruitment for 42 posts in Company assistant / Board assistant / Corporation assistant with gazette date 12-10-17. Earlier Kerala PSC had given recruitment notification for 79 posts categories as per gazette date 18/8/2017. Cabinet has given order for creating 1810 posts in Higher secondary aided schools started in 2014-15 year. With gazette date 18 August 2017 (18/8/2017), Kerala PSC has invited new applications for vacant Government posts in various departments. More details regarding this upcoming notification from Kerala PSC notification 2017 has been updated.

Last date to apply for this job opportunity will be known soon after publishing it officially in gazette by PSC. Know about qualifications, vacancies, salary offered, last date to apply for various job posts in Kerala Government owned Company / Corporation / Board.


Ongoing PSC Recruitment News – Kerala PSC Notification  2017 issued as per gazette date of 30th May 2017 (30/05/2017) has total 117 posts for which Kerala PSC has given recruitment notification. General recruitment is done for 43 posts, while there will be for Special categories, castes .etc. under NCA appointment. Last date for applying for these vacancies in 117 posts is till midnight 12.00 on 5th July 2017 (5/7/2017). KPSC has invited applications for 28 posts in various departments and last date to apply for it is on 2nd August 2017.

On 30-5-2017 Kerala Public Service Commission has invited job applications for 117 posts in various categories. Recently Kerala PSC has given recruitment notification for Last grade servants in various posts and for job openings with Kerala Fire and Rescue Services.

Jobs for Last grade servants and LD Clerks will be most popular among candidates who are applying for Government jobs in Kerala. Few posts that are in demand among candidates are Village field assistant, Lower Division Clerk, Higher Secondary School Teacher, Lecturer, Laboratory Technical Assistant, Last grade servant, Police Constable, Forest Driver .etc.

Complete details of Kerala PSC Notification  2017 has been released by Kerala Public Service Commission through it’s official newspaper bulletin and also through official website or

Kerala PSC Notification 2017 Recruitment Posts

Recruitment for 42 posts of Assistants in State government owned Company, Board, Corporation was announced with gazette date 12/10/2017 and last date to apply is 15-11-2017.For 25 posts there is general recruitment and 4 posts there is appointment by change  in designation.There is also special recruitment for SC / ST categories in 13 posts of LD Clerks, Last grade servants.

Cabinet gave approval for 1031 posts on 20-9-17 and based on this PSC will give notification.

  • 79 Posts Notification – Gazette date 18 August 2017 (18/8/2017)

Latest Kerala Public Service commission notification that is coming on 18 August 2017 is recruitment to 79 posts in Kerala Government service. Applications have been invited for following posts. Last date for these applications is 20th September 2017.

  1. Biochemistry Lecturer in College education department, Category no 245/2017
  2. Higher secondary school teacher (English, Political science, Sanskrit – Junior), Category no 246/2017,  247/2017, 248/2017
  3. Staff nurse grade II – Medical education department Category no 249/2017
  4. Machinist for State water transportation 252/2017, Fitter grade II 253/2017
  5. High school assistant for various subjects (Thasthika mattam / Designation change)
  6. Vacancies for 106 peons in District Co-operative bank (Jilla Sahakarana Bank peon vacancy)
  7. Museum attendant, Kerala institute for research, training and development studies of scheduled castes and scheduled tribes (KIRTADS) Category no 254/2017 to 256/2017
  8. Electrician in Kerala Municipal common service 257/2017

How to Apply

Online application start date – After 18 August 2017

Last date to apply20 September 2017 (20/9/17)

Official Kerala PSC website to apply for 117 posts

Interview / physical examination .etc. for Forest ranger in Forest department,UP School assistant (Malayalam medium) Kottayam district (Thasthika mattam), Power laundry attender (Medical education dept),Security assistant in Agro Machinery corporation will also be announced.

Short listing will be done for Assistant Jailer grade I (NCA) in Jail dept, Assistant Director in Industries and Commerce dept, Guard Grade II in KSRTC. Rank lists of Typst grade II, NCA (SIUC Nadar) for various companies, corporations, boards is also announced.

Govt has decided to allow 1810 posts for 2014-15 academic year started schools. Higher secondary teacher 649, Junior teacher 679, Principal 125, Junior to senior up-gradation 167, Lab assistant 190. Recruitment to posts for aided higher secondary schools started in 2015-16 batch will be given next year.

  • 28 Posts PSC Notification – Last date to apply 2/8/2017

Kerala PSC has given recruitment notification for 28 departments. Last date to apply for this is 2nd August 2017.

  1. Lower Division Officer
  2. Junior Lab Assistant
  3. Higher Secondary School Teacher
  4. Probation Officer
  5. Assistant Engineer (Civil / Electrical)
  6. District Executive Officer
  7. Additional District Executive Officer
  8. Lecturer
  9. Veterinary surgeon
  • 24 Posts PSC Notification

Last date to apply is 19 July 2017 (19-7-2017). Category no – 189/2017 to 216/2017.

Among 24 posts for which Kerala PSC has given notification, 3 are for Scheduled category and 11 are for NCA appointment.

  1. Harbor engineering dept – Assistant Engineer (Civil)
  2. Medical Education Dept – Assistant professor (ENT), Audiologist & Speech therapist, Junior lab assistant
  3. Plantation corporation – Assistant engineer ( Electrical)
  4. Samoohika Neethi vakuppu (Social justice dept) – Probation officer grade II
  5. Motorvtransport eelfatefind board & District executive officer / Additional district office r
  6. Health dept (Arogya vakuppu) – Refrigeration mechanic (HER)
  7. Hantex – Lower division clerk (LDC)
  8. Water authority – Fitter
  • Dietitian grade II- Medical education dept (Short list)
  • Instructor (Secretarial practice and business correspondence), Instructor (Commerce) – Technical education dept (Short list)
  • Steno typist – Shipping & Inland navigation (Short list)
  • Personal assistant to managing director – Forest industries Ltd (Short list)
  • Architecture – Technical education dept (Possible list)
  • Rank list for Stenographer grade II / Steno typist grade II –  KCMMF Ltd
  • Interview for Instrument mechanic – Music college; Lab technician grade II (ST) – Health dept (Arfya vakuppu)

Scheduled category

  • Lecturer (Maths) in College education dept
  • Senior suprend / Inspector / Development officer / Accounts officer in State Insurance dept
  • Higher secondary teacher in Political science

NCA Appointment

  • College education dept – Lecturer (Maths, Scheduked caste) ; Lecturer (Maths, OX) – For further NCA recruitment details please refer official PSC notification.

30% academic mark is not required for vocational higher secondary teacher (computer application) category as for M.Tech, MCA MSc computer science subjects separate qualification is specified.

117 Posts Notification

Applications for Kerala PSC new vacancies is invited for 117 job posts in Government owned various companies, boards, corporations as on 30-5-2017. Kerala PSC Notification 2017 for 117 posts includes General recruitment in District level and State level.

Names of Posts and Job Designations for which Kerala PSC Notification is given is updated as follows,

  • Village Field Assistants (Revenue) Category No – 123/2017
  • LD Clerks / Lower Division clerk (Tamil, Malayalam knowledge) Category No – 116/2017 ; 117/2017
  • Last grade servants in Corporation, Board, Company. Category No – 113/2017
  • Police constable (Telecommunications) Category No – 104/2017
  • Dietitian Grade II (Health department)
  • Vocation instructor – Various subjects (VHSE)
  • Hantex Marketing manager
  • Training Instructor (Electrician) (Scheculed caste development department)
  • Technical Assistant Grade II (Government Analyst Laboratory) (Bhakshya Suraksha) Category No – 105/2017
  • LD Technician (DrugsControl department)
  • Confidential Assistant Kerala Motor Transports Workers Welfare Fund Board Category No – 108/2017
  • Electrician, Plumber, AC Mechanic (KTDC)
  • Assistant professor (Various subjects) Medical Education service
  • Lecturer in Home Science (College Education department)
  • Lecturer in Geology (College Education department)
  • Srank (Water Transportation department / Jala Gathakatha Vakuppu)
  • Sergeant (Various departments)
  • Boat Driver, Driver (Forest department / Vanam vakuppu) Category No – 118/2017 (Part I Direct) ; Category No – 116/2017 (Part II Designation change / thasthika mattam)
  • Seaman, Assistant crane driver – Electrical (Harbour department / Thuramugha vakuppu)
  • Head of Section Architecture (Technical Education department)
  • Instructor Grade I (Technical Education department)
Kerala PSC Notification 2017 Recruitment Posts

55 Posts Kerala PSC Notification – Gazette date 18 August 2017 (18/8/2017)

For job posts in 11 designations like like Hantex marketing manager, VHSE Vocational instructor appointment is based on Designation post change or Thasthika mattam.

Special recruitment is done for SC/ST categories for 14 posts including Agriculture officer (Krishi officer), HSST (Higher Secondary School Teacher), Assistant Prison Officer.

NCA recruitment based on community caste reservations for HSST in Higher secondary education department, Homeopathy Nurse grade II, Pharmaicist grade II, Senior lecturer (Medical education), Medical officer (Indian systems of medicine), Junior public health nurse in health department / Municipal common services.

All candidates who have already done ‘One Time registration’ can apply for these Last grade, Lower division clerks jobs through their profile. Other candidates should do ‘One time registration’ in PSC Thulasi portal. After verification and updating of profile they can apply for these posts.

Last Date for Application is Wednesday, 12.00 Midnight 5 July 2017 (05-07-2017).

Important Things to remember

  • Aadhar card number has to be submitted or updated in profile given through One time registration in Kerala PSC Thulasi portal.
  • Admission ticket / Hall tickets for candidates will be available in profile when examination dates are fixed and applications are verified. Dates for downloading of Hall tickets will be given through notification in examination calendar. Hall tickets have to be downloaded within 15 days from it’s issue in website. Only those candidates who have downloaded hall tickets will be eligible to write exams of Kerala PSC.
  • Candidates should not affix any photograph over hall ticket. A scanned photo uploaded by candidate will be printed there in photo column of Admission ticket. So candidates should not paste any photo above it and if any such thing is done candidate will not be allowed to write examination.