Telangana postal circle released an official notification for the post of Postman and Mailguard in postal divisions/RMS Units in the level-3 of pay matrix. Eligible candidates needed to apply for the available posts before March 22, 2018. Application forms were available on the official website and here also. Candidates could fill the application form after registering themselves on the official website. The selection of the candidates is on the basis of an aptitude test of the level of class 10 / Matriculation. The aptitude test was multiple choice question type. Its a great opportunity for the interested candidates because there is no negative marking in the examination so they can score good marks easily. For in-depth details of the application process, eligibility criteria, vacancies, exam pattern etc. candidates can read the below article.

Latest: The Result for the exam held on June 17, 2018, has been released, check it from the “Result” page link given in the quick link box.

TS Postal Postman Recruitment 2018

Candidates applying for the position of Postman and Mailguard must check the eligibility criteria and important instructions also. Any candidate found ineligible during the selection process would be rejected. All this information and much more can be well understood through this article. Candidates can check out the quick links below for elaborated details.

Events Dates
Primary registration through online 22 Mar 2018
Last date to register online 21 Apr 2018
Last date of payment of fee at post office 04 May 2018
last date for final submission of application through online. 06 Jun 2018
Availability of admit card. 10 Jun 2018
Exam Date 17 Jun 2018
Answer Key 30 Aug 2018
Result 12 Sep 2018

The candidates needed to register themselves before the last date of registration and must remember to fill the exact details while filling the application form. The candidate could not make any corrections in the submitted application form.

Vacancy Details

Total number of vacancies: 136

Postman: 132 and Mailguard: 04

Pay scale: Rs 21,700 in level-3 of pay matrix as per 7th CPC plus admissible allowance as prescribed.

Selection Process: Selection is on the basis of marks scored in the aptitude test. No negative marking for wrong answers.

Probation: The selected candidates will be on a probation period of 2 years and training will be imparted to the selected candidates as prescribed from time to time.

TS Postal Postman Recruitment – Application form

India post has released the application form for the position of Postman and Mailguard. Interested candidates can fill the online application form before the last date. The application form must be filled carefully with accurate information. No request of change in the application form will be entertained after the submission.

Application Fee – The candidate has to deposit the fee at any of the head post offices listed in the Telangana state to produce the fee payment challan printed by him and to pay the fee in cash (INR) only.

  • Cost of application fee – 100
  • Cost of examination fee – 400

After depositing the fee, the candidate will receive one e-payment receipt from the post offices.

TS Postal Postman Recruitment – Eligibility Criteria

  • For Postman: Matriculation/SSC from a recognized board/University.
  • For Mailguard: Matriculation/SSC from a recognized board/University.

Age Limit – 18 years to 27 years

Upper age limit is relaxable for the candidates belonging to Schedule Castes/Schedule tribes up to five years and for candidates belonging to other backward classes up to three years and others in accordance to the instructions issued b the government of India from time to time. Candidates can refer to the table below for details.

Category Age relaxation permissible beyond upper age limit
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Person with disabilities PWD+unreserved – 10 years

PWD+SC+ST – 15 years

PWD+OBC – 13 years

Ex-Servicemen 3 years after deduction of service rendered in military as on closing date of online registration of application.
Government employees who have rendered not less than 3 years regular continuous service as on closing date of receipt of application. Up to 40 years

Note:  The candidate should possess valid medical form as prescribed by the Govt. issued by the competent medical authorities for the purpose of employment on the date of registration while applying for recruitment.

Admit Card

Admit card can be downloaded by the candidates from the official website. Candidates are hereby informed that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the examination. Candidates will be required ton carry the admit card as a hall permit on the date of examination at the examination centre. No candidate would be allowed entry without the admit card so keep it safely.

Examination Centre: Hyderabad.

Exam Pattern and syllabus

The candidates have to give the aptitude test for the applied position. Multiple choice questions would be asked in the aptitude test. The question paper will have four parts. Part A, B and C) C part will have further two sections Part C – (i) and (ii).

  • Part A – 25 Marks – 25 Questions of General Knowledge, reasoning and analytical ability – Multiple choice questions.
  • Part B – 25 Marks – 25 Questions on mathematics – Multiple choice questions.

Part C- Two Segments

  • (i) – 25 Marks – 25 Questions of English language – objective type – Multiple choice questions.
  • (ii) – 25 Marks – 25 Questions of Telegu language – Multiple choice questions.

Duration of examination: 120 minutes.

Selection Process

Merit list of eligible candidates will be prepared in each Postal / RMS Division based on marks scored by candidates in Aptitude Test. Selection process in respective division will be done on merit list among the candidates applied for the particular division.


The results for Telangana State Postal Recruitment 2018 will be announced on the official website. Candidates must keep in handy their email id and password for knowing their result. Candidates can check the results from here also once india post releases the official notification for the same.

For further details candidates can check the official notification – Download Official Notification

Official website:

TS Postal Recruitment 2018

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