India Post GDS Selection Process 2023 Gramin Dak Sevaks Selection Method, Tie Break Process

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The recruitment authority, India Post, Ministry of Communications has released a notification on 27th January 2023 for the selection of candidates for the post of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS), which is Branch Postmaster (BPM) or Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) or Dak Sevaks.

The online application submission process started on 27th January 2023 and will close on 16th February 2023. The candidate will be selected on the basis of the merit list prepared by the system for all the applications received for the given post. The candidate is liable to rejection at any point of the selection process if the information shared by them is found to be incorrect or false.

India Post Gramin Dak Sevak Selection Process 2023

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Recruitment Authority India Post, Ministry of Communications
Post Name Gramin Dak Sevaks (Branch Postmaster/ Assistant Branch Postmaster/ Dak Sevak)
Number of Vacancies 40889
Post Location All over India
Advertisement Number 17-21/2023 – GDS
Last Date of online application registration 16th February 2023
Official Website
Selection Process

The recruitment authority will shortlist the applicants for employment on the basis of a system-generated merit list. For the candidate to be selected in the merit list, the candidate should have passed all the subjects in the 10th Standard. The Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks or by converting Grades/Points to marks obtained in the Secondary School Examination of 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals. The calculation of this percentage will be performed as per mentioned points :

  1. Suppose the candidate has both marks and grades/ points in the 10th Standard mark sheet. In that case, only their total marks will be considered by taking into account the marks obtained in all compulsory and optional subjects (other than extra subjects, if any). This will ensure that applicants with higher marks get selected. Still, if a candidate applies using grades they will be liable for disqualification.
  2. If the candidate has a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA), the marks will be calculated at by multiplying the CGPA by 9.5.
  3. If a candidate has individual grades in each subject, as well as CGPA, is given, the higher of the two marks will be taken.
  4. If a candidate has only grades subject-wise in the 10th Standard mark sheet, marks will be calculated for each subject (compulsory and optional subjects but not extra subjects), by applying the multiplying factor of 9.5 in the given manner:
Grade Grade Point Multiplying Factor
A1 10 9.5
A2 9 9.5
B1 8 9.5
B2 7 9.5
C1 6 9.5
C2 5 9.5
D 4 9.5
Tie Break Process

In case of a tie, merit will be decided on the basis of the below-mentioned elements in the given priority order:

“DOB (Older in age), ST transwoman, ST female, SC transwoman, SC female, OBC transwoman, OBC female, EWS transwoman, EWS female, UR trans-woman, UR female, ST trans-male, ST Male, SC trans-male, SC Male, OBC trans-male, OBC male, EWS trans-male, EWS male, UR trans-male, UR male”

India Post GDS Selection Process in Hindi

भर्ती प्राधिकरण सिस्टम जनित योग्यता सूची के आधार पर रोजगार के लिए आवेदकों को शॉर्टलिस्ट करेगा। मेरिट लिस्ट में चयनित होने के लिए उम्मीदवार को 10वीं कक्षा में सभी विषयों में उत्तीर्ण होना चाहिए। योग्यता सूची अंकों के आधार पर या ग्रेड/अंकों को स्वीकृत बोर्डों की 10वीं कक्षा की माध्यमिक विद्यालय परीक्षा में प्राप्त अंकों में परिवर्तित करके 4 दशमलव की सटीकता के प्रतिशत के आधार पर तैयार की जाएगी। इस प्रतिशत की गणना उल्लिखित बिंदुओं के अनुसार की जाएगी।

Important Dates
  1. Online application form submission date – 27th January 2023 – 16th February 2023
  2. Online application form edition/correction date – 17th February 2023 – 19th February 2023
Important Links
Official Website
India Post GDS Recruitment Notification PDF 2023 Download Here
India Post Online Application Form 2023(Select appropriate circle) Apply Here

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