Maharashtra GDS Syllabus 2021, Exam Pattern for 2428 Post

Maharashtra GDS Syllabus 2021, Exam Pattern, Old exam paper for 2428 Post Apply online before last date

The candidates can apply for the posts online only. Candidates can check Maharashtra GDS Syllabus 2021. Any other form of application will not be accepted. The candidates are advised to apply early and not wait for the due date. The posts available for the recruitment are Branch Postmaster, Assistant Postmaster and Dak Sevak. The Maharashtra GDS Recruitment Syllabus is mentioned further in the article.

The candidate should check if he is eligible for the posts before applying for the post. The candidates which are found to be ineligible will be rejected.

Maharashtra GDS Exam Pattern Age Limit

The age of the candidates should at least be 18 years. The maximum age for the post is 40 years. The Indian Post is providing age relaxation to candidates based on their category.

Name of the CategoryAge Relaxation
ST / SC5 years
OBC3 years
PwD10 years
PwD + OBC13 years
PwD + SC / ST15 years
EWSNo Age Relaxation

Maharashtra GDS Educational Qualification

The educational qualifications required for the post of Branch Postmaster, Assistant Branch Postmaster and Dak Sevak are mentioned below.

  • The applicant should have passed the Secondary School Exam of class 10 with passing marks in Maths local language and English from a recognized Board.
  • The candidate should have studied the local language of the town till class 10.
  • The candidates should have a Basic Computer Training Course Certificate of minimum 60 days from any Computer training Institute.

Maharashtra GDS Recruitment Syllabus

The syllabus for the exam is as follows. The exam will contain the questions from the following subjects.

General Knowledge

  • General Science
  • General Policy and Constitution of India
  • Reasoning and Analytical Ability of the 10th Standard
  • Indian History
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Culture and Sports
  • Current Affairs
  • Freedom Struggle


  • Sentence Completion
  • Spelling Test
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Error Correction
  • Passage Completion
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Spotting Errors
  • Antonyms
  • Active and Passive voice
  • Para Completion
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Substitution
  • Joining Sentences
  • Synonyms
  • Fill in the Blanks


  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Time and Work
  • Partnership
  • Problems on LCM and HCF
  • Compound Interest
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Probability
  • Problems on Trains
  • Averages
  • Percentages
  • Volumes
  • Race and Games
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Time and Distance
  • Areas
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Odd man out
  • Simple Interest
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Simple Equations
  • Mensuration
  • Boats and Streams
  • Profit and Loss
  • Indices and Surds
  • Simplification and Approximation


  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Space Visualization
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Problem Solving
  • Analysis
  • Judgement
  • Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Discrimination
  • Observation
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning and Figural Classification
  • Arithmetic Number Series
  • Non Verbal Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Syllogistic Reasoning

Maharashtra GDS Important Dates 2021

First Date to submit Application form and Fees27th April 2021
Last Date to submit Application form and fees26th May 2021

Maharashtra GDS Important Links

Official Notification PDFDetailed Advertisement
Official website LinkMahrashtra GDS Application Form Link

If any candidate has any doubt related to the syllabus of Maharashtra GDS Syllabus and Recruitment,  then they can ask in the comment section. We will try to answer the questions as quickly as possible.

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