India Post GDS Recruitment 2023-Apply Online For 12828 Post At Check Notification, Eligibility, Qualification, Age limit, Salary, How To Apply And Other Details

Online applications are invited from the eligible applicants for engagement as Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) [Branch Postmaster (BPM)/Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)] in Branch Post Offices (BOs) created in the year 2023. Applications are to be submitted online (India Post GDS Recruitment 2023) at

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023, apply online for 12828 vacancies

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023- Notifications

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023: No.17-31/2023-GDS

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Qualification

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Qualification
OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:    (i) Knowledge of computer
(ii) Knowledge of cycling
               (iii) Adequate means of livelihood


India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Age limit (As on 11-06-2023)

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Age limit (As on 11-06-2023)
AGE Limits: 18 to 40 Years
Relaxations in upper age limit
  1. SC/ST- 5 Years
  2. OBC- 3 Years 
  3. EWS- No relaxation
  4. PWD- 10 Years 
  5. PWD+OBC- 13 Years 
  6. PWD+SC/ST- 15 Years


India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Important Dates

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Important Dates
Registration and submission
of online applications by
22.05.2023 to 11.06.2023
Edit/Correction Window for
12.06.2023 to 14.06.2023


India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Vacancy Details

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Vacancy Details
Gen 5554
SC  1218
ST 3366
OBC 1295
EWS 1004
PWD 391


Note: Candidates Must Read The Full Notification Before Apply Online


India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Important Links

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 Important Links
Official Notification Click Here
Apply Online Click Here
Official Website Click Here


What is the selection process for GDS 2023?

(i) The applicants will be shortlisted for engagement on the basis of a system generated merit list.

(ii) The Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained/ conversion of Grades/Points to marks (as explained in sub paras – iii to ix below) in Secondary School Examination of 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals. Passing of all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory.

(iii) For applicants where their Secondary School Examination of 10th standard mark sheet containing the marks as mentioned in each subject or marks and Grade/Points both, their total marks will be worked out by taking into account the marks obtained in all compulsory and elective/optional subjects (other than extra subjects, if any). This will ensure that applicants with higher marks get selected.

(iv) Applicants having both marks and grades in the marks sheet have to apply with marks only. In case any applicant applies with grades instead of marks, his/her application will be liable for disqualification. However, if for any particular subject (s) only grades are mentioned in the mark sheet then for that subject (s) grades can be mentioned and the same need to not to be converted to the marks by the candidates.

(v) For applicants having only grades subject-wise, marks will be arrived for each subject (compulsory and elective subjects but not extra subjects), by applying the multiplying factor of 9.5 in the following manner:-

(vi) In case of the marks lists containing the Grades/ Points, marks will be reckoned by taking conversion of Grades and points with the multiplication factor (9.5) against the maximum points or grade as 100.

(vii) Where Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) is also provided, the marks will be arrived at by multiplying the CGPA by 9.5. Where individual grades in each subject as well as CGPA is given, the higher of the two marks will be taken. It is to clarify that the candidates are not required to convert their points/grades into marks and are required to mention the grades/points only, while filling up the online
applications. The conversion of grades/points to the marks would be carried out by the system before declaration of result for the purpose of arriving at the merits.

(viii) In case of tie amongst applicants, the merit would be decided on the basis of following priority order:- “DOB (Older in age), ST trans-woman, ST female, SC transwoman, SC female, OBC trans-woman, OBC female, EWS transwoman, EWS female, UR trans-woman, UR female, ST trans-male, ST Male, SC trans-male, SC Male, OBC trans-male, OBC male, EWS trans-male, EWS male, UR trans-male, UR male.
The Department would have the liberty and sole right to introduce any additional criteria in case ‘Tie’ to determine the merit. The decision of the Department shall be final. (ix) Applications submitted without complete data will be rejected. In case an applicant uploads wrong documents/information and unnecessary documents, his/her candidature will be rejected.

(x) At the time of verification of documents upon shortlisting of an applicant if the data/marks fed in the Portal are found mismatched with original documents, his/her candidature will be rejected even if there is small spelling error in name of applicant, father/mother name etc.

(xi) Shortlisted applicants will have to submit an undertaking in the format annexed as Annexure-VI, regarding liability in case of furnishing fake/incorrect information/details in the form.

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 HOW TO APPLY

Applications are to be submitted online only at Applications received from any other mode shall not be entertained. Brief instructions for registration, payment of fee, documents to be uploaded with application, selection of posts etc. are given in Annexure-V.

India Post GDS Recruitment 2023 IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS:

What is the selection process for GDS 2023?

(a) The Department and engaging authorities of each post reserves the right to modify, cancel the notification or revise the number of posts at any time without assigning any reason or to stop ongoing process altogether.

(b). Department is not responsible for non-receipt of email/SMS by the applicant due to any specific reason or without any reason arising out of network services providers and other dependencies.

(c). Department does not make any phone calls to the applicants. The correspondence, if any, will be made with applicants through respective Engaging Authority only. Applicants are advised not to disclose their personal information/registration number/ mobile numbers/email ids to others and be guarded against any unscrupulous phone calls.

(d). Applicant can view his/her application status on the website by providing the registration number and mobile number till the results are announced.

(e) For any Queries, Division wise helpdesk and mobile numbers are provided on the website. The Department would not entertain any query on any other number, other than the help desks. The Department would also not entertain any communication regarding acceptance of applications in any other form and any such communication will be filed.

(f) After closing date for submission of online applications (11.06.2023), a three days window has been kept for modification/editing the same. During this three days window, the candidates may modify/edit applications, however, if the modifications involve any change in category requiring fee to be paid, such modifications will be allowed only if the candidate deposits the fee as per the prescribed procedure. Upon modification, the previous online application would be treated as null and void and merit would be decided based on the modified application.



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