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What is the Full Form of GPSC?

GPSC full form is defined as Gujarat Public Service Commission. Gujarat Public Service Commission(GPSC) was constituted article-315(1) of Samvidhan(Constitution) of India. Gujarat Public Service Commission(GPSC) has been made on 1 May 1960.

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GPSC full form

State Governor( Rajypal) has the power to select chairman & members of their own state Public Service Commission, as per the provision article-316 Constitution of India.

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A chairman and member of GPSC can stay on their position till 6 years or 6 years as per the Indian constitution.

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The current chairman of GPSC is Shri Dinesh Dasa(1 February 2016 to present) and six other members in the current commission.

Profile of the Commission

Designation Name
Chairman Shri Dinesh Dasa
Member Shri R. P. Shukla
Member Shri Nathu Sosa
Member Smt. (Dr.) Shruti C. Kikani
Member Shri J. J. Shiyani
Member Shri V. N. Desai
Member Dr. Suresh Patani
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Functions of the Commission

The Following functions have been entrusted to GPSC under Article – 320  Constitution of India.

To conduct examinations for appointment to the service of the state like class 1/2 exam, Dy SO exams, STI(STATE TAX INSPECTOR EXAM), PI exam, Chief Officer exam, Engineering class 1/2 exam and other exams.

To advice on:

  • All matters along to methods of recruitment to various Civil Services of the State.
  • The claims for granting injury-pensions to Government Servants and any other matters that may be referred to Commission by his excellency the Rajypal.
  • The principles to be followed in making appointments to civil services of state & granting promotion, transfers from one service to another.
  • All the disciplinary matters affecting the servants of government.

These functions are subject to the limitations imposed by the Gujarat Public Service Commission Regulation, 1960 made under proviso to clause 3 of article-320 of the Samvidhan of India.

The General number of GPSC – (079)23258980

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Competitive Examination by Commission

Information about the recruitment made through the competitive examination

On receipt of the requisition from the government to select the candidates for posts shown in table-1 falling under the purview of the commission, the advertisement is published by the commission in Gujarati, English & Gujarati Rojgar Samachar.

The candidates are selected based on marked got by them in written examination and interview, subject to satisfying the eligibility norm. After sending the recommendation of the selected candidates to the government by the commission, the government issues the order of appointment/training.

How to Apply

Application forms are to be filled online on the official site of

For UR/SC/ST/OBC/PwD candidates examination fee

UR(Unreserved) candidates shall require to pay the examination fee as mentioned in the official advertisement.

The open category candidates have to pay rs100 plus postal/bank charge after filling online application form paying at any post office across Gujarat or by e-payment (online way)

The candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes ( ST), OBC,  Educationally Backward Classes of Gujarat origin only, and Physically disable will not require to pay the examination fee.

EX- servicemen who have retired after the competition of their general services in armed forces & those who are eligible to appear at the examination for posts of class-3, are exempted from payment of fee and examination fee, but they aren’t eligible to get such exemption from competition examination of class 1/2.

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People also ASK

  1. Who is the current chairman of GPSC?

    Dinesh Dasa sir is the current chairman of GPSC.

  2. Which jobs come under GPSC?

    Ans. Deputy Collector(DC),DY SP,Taluka Devlopment Officer(TDO),Mamlatdar,Police Inspector(PI),Agriculture Officer,Section Officer(S.O.),Deputy Section Officer(DYSO),State Tax Inspector(STI) etc.

  3. What is the qualification for GPSC?

    Ans. Indian citizens must for candidates. Age limit from 18-28. The relaxation for ST and SC period is for 5 years and SEBC 3 years.

  4. What is the age limit for Chairman and members for GPSC?

    Ans. The age limit for Chairman and members for GPSC is 6 years or 62 years.

  5. Where is the headquarter of GPSC?

    Ans .Gandhinagar is the Headquater of GPSC.

I hope you know GPSC full form, qualification for GPSC exam, Age criteria, GPSC HQ, GPSC current head and other details.

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