Department of social welfare and tribal welfare, Government of Andhra Pradesh has announced NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme notification for the year 2016. Eligible SC and ST candidates can apply online only through www.ntrvidyonnathi.org .
Online application link opens from 16th July and last date for the submission of applications is 31 July 2016. Selected candidates will be offered civil services preliminary exam coaching for 2017 free of cost.
Only SC and ST candidates are eligible to apply. Age should be between 21 to 37 years as on 1st August 2016.
Candidates should have passed in graduation in any discipline. Annul income of the family should be less than six lakh rupees.
700 candidates will be selected from SC community and 300 candidates will be admitted from ST community. Entrance test will be conducted by JNTU Kakinada at Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Guntur, Tirupati, and Anantapur.
Entrance exam pattern: There will be a single question paper for 150 marks. Number of questions are 150. Duration of the exam is three hours. UPSC Civils preliminary exam syllabus will be followed for the entrance exam of NTR Vidyonnathi scheme 2016.