AP 4765 Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023 A.H.A Recruitment Complete Details

AP 4765 Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Notification APPLY Online. Govt of AP has accorded permission for recruitment of 4765 [AHAS] Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023 in Village Secretariats and Rythu Bharosa Kendra [RBKs] vide 3rd Notification of Recruitment in 2023. Details of Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023, Required Eligibility, Academic Qualifications, Age Limit, explained below. 
AP 4765 Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023 [A.H.A] Eligibility Notification APPLY Online

AP 4765 Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Notification APPLY Online 

First Let us see the Memo issued by AHDVF Department vide Memo No.1476530/AH.II(2)/2021 Dated:11.01.2023 permitting the 4765 Vacant Animal Husbandry Assistant Posts Recruitment 2023.

Sub:- Animal Husbandry Department - Establishment of Village Secretariat System and Rythu Bharosa Kendralu (RBKS) in the State Recruitment of 4765 vacant posts of AHAS through 3rd Notification permission-accorded.

  • 1. G.O.Ms.No.26 AH, DD & F (AH.II) Dept., Dt: 24.09.2019. 
  • 2. G.O.Rt.No.62 AH, DD & F (AH.II) Dept., Dt: 17.03.2021.
  • 3. From the Director of Animal Husbandry, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada, Lr. Roc.No:AHF02 -25/159/2021-ESTT B III SEC- DAH, Dt:02.08.2021 & 30.12.2022.
The attention of the Director, Animal Husbandry, A.P, Vijayawada is invited to the references cited. Government, after careful examination of the proposal, hereby accord permission to Director of Animal Husbandry to fill up 4765 vacant posts of Animal Husbandry Assistants in 3rd notification through Panchayat Raj & Rural Development Department with the additional qualifications mentioned in the G.O.Rt.No.62, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development & Fisheries (AH.II) Department, Dt:17.03.2021 as one time relaxation, in addition to the educational qualifications prescribed as per G.O.Ms.No.26, AH DD & F(AH.II) Department, Dt:24.09.2019.

Animal Husbandry Assistant [AHA] Recruitment 2023 Overview

Name of the Article AHA Animal Husbandry Assistants Recruitment 2023
Department AP Village Secretariats Animal Husbandry Department - Raithu Bharosa Kendras
State AP State Government
Vacancies 4765
Post Name AHA Animal Husbandry Assistant
Recruiting Year 2023
Working Place Village Secretaries and Raithu Bharosa Kendras
Official Website gramawardsachivalayam.ap.gov.in
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Animal Husbandry Assistant Pay Scales 2023 and Salary Details

The selected Animal Husbandry Assistants have to work in probation. The candidates on selection and appointment will be paid Rs. 15,000/- PM as consolidated pay for a period of 2 years. They will be given regular scale of pay after satisfactory completion of 2 years probation .The selected candidates on appointment will be deployed to work in the Village Secretariats established in the Grama Panchayats

After completion of Probation, and passing the required department tests as mentioned in the notification within the given time, the candidates will be awarded the regular pay scale in PRC 2022 as mentioned below.
  • Animal Husbandry Assistants Pay Scale: Pay Scale Rs.22460 - 72810
  • Animal Husbandry Assistants Basic Pay; Rs.22460
  • PRC: AP PRC 2022
  • Other Allowances admissible: DA (20.02 as on 1.1.2023) + HRA + Other allowances
  • Gross Salary will be : Rs 29000 around

Animal Husbandry Assistant Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Required Qualifications

The Following are the Educational Qualifications for Recruitment of AHA Animal Husbandry Assistant in Recruitment 2023

  • Two years Animal Husbandry Polytechnic Course conducted by SVVU, Tirupati. (OR) 
  • Intermediate Vocational course in Dairying and Poultry Sciences as one of the subjects of study / Two years Poultry Diploma Course conducted by the Polytechnic college at Ramachandrapuram of SVVU, Tirupati etc. / Two years Intermediate Vocational Course in Multi Purpose Veterinary Assistant. 
Note: - Provided that the candidates selected with the qualifications in Clause-(b) above shall undergo one year departmental training in Veterinary Assistants Course to be conducted by the Director of Animal Husbandry and those who have successfully completed the said training shall be appointed as Animal Husbandry Assistants”.

The above is the basic educational qualification, but as a one time measure the below qualifications are accepted for AHA Recruitment 2023.

Qualification Remarks Whether required to undergo one year department training in
Intermediate vocational course with    Dairying Board of Intermediate Education Yes
Intermediate (APOSS) with Dairy Farming as one vocational subject Yes
B.Sc., (Dairy Science) Yes
B.Sc., with Dairy Science as one of the subject study Yes
M.Sc., (Dairy Science) Yes
Diploma Veterinary Science of Higher Education Council of Vocational Education Yes
B.Tech (Dairy Technology) Yes
Diploma in Dairy Processing of SVVU Yes
Diploma in Veterinary Science of Bharat Sevak Samaj, Central Board of Examinations Yes

Animal Husbandry Assistant Recruitment 2023 Age Limit

Age Limit for AHAS Animal Husbandry Assistants Job  is basically  18-42 years 
  • Minimum Age is 18 Yrs
  • Maximum Age is 42 Yrs
(Age Relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Women, as per Govt. Rules)
SC/ST and BCs 5 Years
Physically Handicapped persons 10 Years

AHA Recruitment 2023 Selection Procedure

Each District is the unit of appointment. District Selection Committee (DSC) is the selection authority and the District Collector is the appointing authority. The DSC will follow the principle of order of merit and the selection process is carried out with utmost regard to secrecy and confidentiality so as to ensure that the principle of merit is scrupulously followed The committee of Secretaries constituted under G.O.Rt. No. 449, PR & RD (MDL-1), dated 19.07.2019 will provide support for the conduct of the examination.

The selection of candidates for appointment to the posts shall be based on the merit in the OMR based written examination, to be held as per the scheme of examination enunciated at para 10 above.

The minimum qualifying marks for consideration of a candidate to the selection process are 40% for OCs, 35% for BCs, and 30% for SCs, STs and PHs or as per rules. In the event of Schedule Caste & Schedule Tribe candidates not coming up for selection with the existing minimum prescribed for selection in the examination conducted their selection shall be considered on the basis of rank with reference to their performance in the OMR based written examination irrespective of the marks secured.

Animal Husbandry Assistant Recruitment 2023 Question Paper & Exam Pattern

Written examination
(Objective Type)
No., of
Part- A : General Studies and mental ability 50 50 50
Part– B: Subject related to Animal Husbandry 100  100 100
Total 150
Note:- For each correct answer 1 mark will be awarded and each wrong answer will carry 0.25 negative mark.

Animal Husbandry Assistant Recruitment 2023 Syllabus 


1. General Mental ability and reasoning.
2. Quantitative aptitude including data interpretation.
3. General English.
4. Current affairs of regional, national and International importance.
5. General Science and its applications to the day to day life, Contemporary development in science and Technology and information Technology.
6. History & Culture of India with specific focus on AP.
7. Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, 73/74th Amendments, public policy, reforms ad centre – state relations with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.
8. Society, Social justice, rights issues.
9. Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh.
10. Key welfare & development schemes of Government of Andhra Pradesh.


1. Basics in Veterinary anatomy and Physiology:
Major bones and joints of Animals, Important organs & functions of Digestive, Respiratory, Circulatory, Urinary, Genital, Nervous and endocrine system.

2. Infectious Diseases of Livestock Poultry:
Characteristics of different infectious agents, Bacteria, Virus, parasite (external & Internal), Transmission of diseases of Livestock poultry
Bacterial Diseases: Anthrax, HS, BQ, Mastitis, TB, JD, Brucellosis, Pullorum Disease, fowl Cholera.
Viral: PPR, FMD, POX, Rabies, RD, IB, ILT, Gambaro.
Parasitic: Ascariasis, strongylosis, amphistomiasis, mange, ticks, lice. Fungal: Ring Worm,Vaccines for infectious diseases
General hygiene prevention & control measures of infectious diseases of livestock & poultry

3. Veterinary Pharmacy:
Drugs, forms, weighing, measuring (units) routes of administration of drugs, oral parenteral ( SC, IM, IV) Forms of drugs – Powders, mixtures, lotion, ointment, paste, tablet, electuary, enema, tinctures, bolus, emulsion, Standards of drug manufacturing I.P, B.P., B.Vet.C.,

4. Fundamentals of Animal reproduction and Gynaecology:
Genital organs of different livestock species, sexual maturity, estrus cycle, gestation, pregnancy diagnosis, parturition, infertility and sterility and their treatment, common reproductive disorders – Dystocia & Retention of placenta

5. Basics in artificial insemination:
Advantages of AI, Preparation of AV, Semen collection, Management of Frozen
„semen, Handling f liquid nitrogen container, detection of heat in different livestock, insemination techniques, precautions for successful AI, follow up of AI

6. Basics in Surgery:
General surgical conditions – abscesses, wounds, fractures. Antiseptics & disinfectants. Pre-operative &Post operative surgical care. Surgical pack preparation. Sterilisation techniques. Castration & different bandaging techniques.

7. Fundamentals of Veterinary Medicine:
Definition of Health, disease, symptoms. Physical & clinical examination of animals. Collection of History. General Diagnosis, treatment and control of diseases of gastrointestinal tract, liver, respiratory system, skin, Uro-genital tract, nervous system, metabolic and deficiency diseases

8. Introduction of Veterinary Biologicals and Vaccines:
Veterinary Biologicals and their importance in Veterinary practice.Handling & storage of various Biologicals. Vaccination schedule for livestock and poultry.

9. Veterinary First Aid and clinical Management:
Restraining of various Livestock species. Registration of cases. History taking, Recording of Body temperature, pulse and respiration. Methods of medication, (Oral and Parental) First aid measures in emergency cases. Collection & dispatch of clinical samples.

10. Analytical Laboratory Techniques:Common equipment for laboratory analysis, guidelines for handling chemicals & equipment, disposal of laboratory wastes. Sampling and sample preparation for chemical analysis.

11. Laboratory Diagnostic Techniques – ISterilisation techniques of laboratory chemicals and glass ware. Media preparation, sero diagnosis – antigen, antibody.

12. Laboratory Diagnostic Techniques – II
Collection, preservation & dispatch of various materials for parasitological examination – Skin scrapings, etc.

13. Dairy Management:Importance of Milk – Advantages of Dairy farming important breeds of cattle & Buffaloes. Important exotic dairy cattle.Importance of cross breeding. Advantages of cross bred cows and upgrading of buffaloes. Ideal dairy animals. Dairy Farm practices. Feeding and Management of different classes of dairy animals. Milking methods. Clean Milk production. Importance of Colostrum. Housing of dairy animals. Identification of Dairy animals. Package of practices in calf rearing. Heifer rearing. Management of high yielding cows and buffaloes. Composition and Chemical properties of milk. Farm records and their maintenance. Bio gas production. Economics of Dairy Farming. Role of Milk co- operatives. Milk Chilling, Pasteurisation in milk – Important products. Marketing of dairy cattle, milk & milk products, important dairy products.

14. Principles of management of Meat animals Importance of meat producing animals – sheep, goat, swine and rabbits.Popular breeds of sheep, goat & swine and their characters.Breeding.Mating practices, feeding and general management & guidelines.Care and management of pregnant & lactating animals.Rearing of lambs, kids and piglets.Housing of sheep, goat, & swine.Debugging, docking, castration, vaccination, deworming, deticking in meat animals – Marketing of Live meat animals – Livestock insurance.

15. Livestock Farm Management:
Livestock farming vs mixed farming, record keeping, farm inventory marketing of Livestock & Livestock products, distribution channels, organisation of co- operative societies.

16. Principles of Livestock feeding:Importance of feeding – classification of feeds and fodders – importance of cultivated fodder & legumes, roughages & concentrates – chaffing of fodder- preparation of concentrate mixture – Formulation of rations- fodder conservation (Hay & Silage making) – common crop residues in animal feeding. Important fodder trees. Animal feeding & drought and natural calamities – storage feeds – Thumb rules for Livestock feeding – Urea treated paddy straw.

17. Basics of Pet & Zoo animals management :
Common pet animals and their utility, common breeds of dogs, handling & restraining of pet animals Feeding & Management of dogs, important zoo animals - care, management & health cover of zoo animals Vaccination schedule, deworming – administration of medicines in different routes in dogs and cats

18. Avian Hatchery Management: Layout of Hatchery- incubators- setters – Hatchery incubation – management. Hatching eggs – Collection , selection and storage – fumigation – requirement of incubation – temperature, humidity , ventilation, turning candling of eggs – sexing , vaccination, grading of chicks, dubbing and toy clipping.

19. Poultry Management:Advantages of Poultry farming – present status of poultry industry – different breeds – system of poultry rearing – advantages and disadvantages – poultry farm equipment – breeding management – feeding and management of different classes of poultry – feed supplements - additives – mixing of poultry feeds – measure of sanitation – disinfection and disease control – Reconstitution of vaccine and their preservation – routes of vaccination – designing of vaccination program – litter management – handling of eggs. Farm records – record keeping. Feeding management of other avian species. Economics of poultry farming ( Layers& Broilers) –Marketing of poultry eggs and chicken meat

20. Basics in Meat production & Handling :Importance of meat yielding animals – Selection of ideal meat animals – optimum for slaughter – common instruments used to handle meat animals – dressing percentage- transportation of meat animals – care during transport – pre-slaughter handling – methods of slaughter – major cuts and their yields – components of abattoir – optimum facilities principles of meat preservation – ageing of differing species of Livestock.

More details will be posted in the due course