Applications are invited online only by ONE TIME REGISTRATION SCHEME from qualified candidates belonging to the Dheevara of Kerala mentioned below for selection to the under mentioned post in Kerala Government Service.

1. Department : Animal Husbandry
2. Name of Post : Veterinary Surgeon Gr.II
3. Scale of Pay : R 20740 – 36140/- (Pre-revised scale)
4. Number of vacancies : Dheevara- 1 (One)

Note:- The above vacancies are now in existence. The Ranked List published as per this notification will be valid till candidates are advised and appointed against the above vacancy earmarked for Dheevara but remain unfilled due to the paucity of candidates during the currency of the Ranked List published on 12.08.2015 for the post. (Gazette dated:16.07.2012 Category No. 348/2012).

5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment (from among Dheevara candidates

Note:- Application of candidates other than Dheevara candidates will be rejected. Individual rejection memo will not be issued.

6. Age limit : 18-42, ie only candidates born between 02.01.1974 and
01.01.1998 (both dates included) are eligible to apply

for the post. (Including the relaxation as per para 2(i) of

the General Conditions)
[For other conditions regarding age relaxation please see

para 2 of the General Conditions except para 2 (i)]

7. Qualifications:-

1. Degree in Veterinary Science
2. Registration with the Kerala State Veterinary Council as envisaged in the Indian Veterinary Act, 1984(Central Act of 52 of 1984)
3. Working knowledge in Malayalam



i) Relaxation from the above qualification under item 3 shall be allowed to persons belonging to Linguistic Minorities in the state subject to the condition that they shall

pass the Language Test in Malayalam as provided in Clause (aaaa) of Rule 10 of Part II of the Kerala State and Subordinate Service Rules,1958.ii) Working knowledge in Malayalam will be assessed by the Commission during the course of selection.

iii) KS & SSR Part II Rule 10 (a) ii is applicable.


1 Candidates on appointment as Veterinary Surgeon Gr.II shall undergo within the period of probation, the training course conducted by the Animal Husbandry Department and the period of such training shall be treated as duty for the purpose of probation.

2 Persons in the Animal Husbandry Subordinate Service who have worked as Livestock Assistants for a period of not less than 5 years and personnel

released from the army who are appointed in reserved vacancies will be exempted from undergoing the training.
3 Persons who have undergone the B.VSc and Animal Husbandry course with an inbuilt programme of internship training conducted by the Kerala Agricultural University or any other Agricultural University shall be exempted from undergoing the training.


8. Mode of submitting Application:-

(a) Candidates must register as per ‘ONE TIME REGISTRATION’ with the official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ‘’ before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging on to their profile using their User-ID and password. Candidates must click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to applying for a post. The Photograph uploaded should be one taken after 31.12.2010. Name of the candidate and the date of taking photograph should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required. Candidates shall take a printout of the application by clicking the link Registration Card in their profile. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final submission of the application on the profile candidates must ensure correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote the User-ID for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The application will be summarily rejected if noncompliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to prove qualification, Experience, Community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.

(b) If a Written/OMR Test is conducted as part of this selection, Admission Ticket for eligible candidates will be made available in their Profile for One Time Registration and the date of downloading will be included in the Examination Calendar. Candidates can

download Admission Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination.

9. Last date for submission of application:- 14.12.2016, Wednesday upto 12.00 Midnight.

10. Name of Website to which applications are to be submitted :