AP Village Fisheries Assistant Syllabus 2020 - Check Exam Pattern, Books and Previous Paper

Jayasree | Aug 29, 2020


Name of the RecruitmentAndhra Pradesh Fisheries Department
Name of The post Village Fisheries Assistant 
Selection ProcessWritten Exam, Interview, and document verification
CategoryExam Syllabus
Job Type
AP Govt Jobs
Official Sitegramasachivalayam.ap.gov.in

AP Village Fisheries Assistant Syllabus 2020 

Applicants who have applied for the notification of AP Village Fisheries Assistant can find the information about the syllabus to prepare for the written examination. Candidates have to download the AP Village  Fisheries Assistant exam Syllabus from the official website and find out the exam pattern selection process and other related details for the AP Village Fisheries Assistant Syllabus Previous paper from the following sections.

AP Village Fisheries Assistant Selection Process

The selection process is carried out by conducting the written test and interview for the applied aspirants. Go through the AP Village Fishers Assistant Recruitment for more details.

  • Written Test
  • Interview
  • Document Verification

Exam Pattern for AP Village Fisheries Assistant 

The test pattern for the AP Village Fisheries Assistant is shared below.

Name of the SubjectNo of MarksDuration (Mins)No of Questions
Part A: General Studies & Mental Ability505050
Part B: Gear and Craft, Health Management, Postharvest technology, Fisher Economics, Pond Management, Fish and Prawn feed management, Marines Fisheries, Biology of fish and prawn, Aquaculture, Seed Production.
Total150150 Mins150

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Part A: General Studies & Mental Ability 

  • Physical geography of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Critical welfare & development schemes of Government of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Development in science and Technology and IT.
  • Current affairs of State, Country, and World, and It's essential.
  • Indian polity and governance
  • Society, Social justice, rights issues.
  • History & Culture of AP.
  • Quantitative aptitude, including data interpretation.
  • General English.
  • Andhra Pradesh.
  • public policy, reforms ad center – state relations with specific reference to
  • General Science and its day to day life

Part B: Taxonomy, Ecology, and Biology of Fish and Prawn

  • External Morphology of Fish and Prawn
  • Fish pond ecology-pond ecosystem, food chain, ecological pyramids
  • Abiotic and Biotic factors of pond
  • Anatomy and physiology of fish and prawn
  • Taxonomy of commercially important fishes and prawns


  • Brackish water aquaculture systems
  • Integrated aquaculture
  • Seaweed culture, Air-breathing fish culture
  • Advanced aquaculture, RAS, Biofloc
  • Freshwater aquaculture systems
  • Principles of Aquaculture

Seed Production of fish and Prawn

  • Broodstock Management
  • Induced breeding of fish and prawn
  • Fish and prawn hatchery management

Pond Management

  • Nursery, Rearing and culture pond management
  • Fish farm layout, design, and construction
  • Routine pond management
  • Water and soil quality management

Fish and Prawn Feed Management

  • Feed conversion ratio, Biological values
  • Natural and artificial feeds,
  • Food and feeding habits 

Marine Fisheries

  • Conservation of marine Turtles & mammals
  • Sea safety & Navigational equipment
  • Registration of marine Fishing Craft
  • Marine resources of Andhra Pradesh
  • Tides, Currents, waves, monsoons, continental shelf, upwelling & sinking
  • Important marine fishery; coastal, offshore & deep-sea species
  • Importance of by-catch Reduction Devices Turtle Excluder Device
  • Fish Landing Centres, Fishing Harbours Management
  • Marine Fishing ban period
  • Coastal Security – MFR Act, MS Act

Fish and Prawn Health Managements

    • Fish and Prawn diseases
    • Control measures of fish and prawn diseases

    Gear and Craft Fishing methods

    • Types of crafts and gears used in capture fishery
    • Different types of gear materials
    • Fabrication and preservations of fishing gears

    Post-Harvest Technology

    • Fish and Prawn processing and preservation
    • Quality Control
    • Value-added fish products

    Fishery Economics

    • Different types of fish markets and marketing channels
    • Fisherman co-operative societies and their functions
    • Fisheries institutions, Government Schemes, and policies

    AP Village Fisheries Assistant Previous Papers

    Candidates have to go through the details of the model papers, which help them to make proper preparation for the examination. Check the following information and know the information about the type of questions being asked in the test paper.

    Best Books to Prerea for AP Village Fisheries Assistant Exam

    Book Links
    AP Village Fisheries Assistant General Studies
    AP Village Fisheries Assistant Aptitude

    AP Village Fisheries Assistant Books In Telugu Medium

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Q. What is the selection process for AP Village Fisheries Assistant Jobs?

    Ans. The selection process for AP Village Fisheries Assistant Jobs is written test and interview.

    Q. What is the official link of AP VIllage Fisheries Assistant Notification to apply?

    Ans. The official link to apply is http://gramasachivalayam.ap.gov.in/.

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